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Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 launches with high-end specs, midrange price

LG Optimus L3 appears in Sweden, packs entry-level style

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It's not every day that we come across an entry-level Android smartphone from LG, especially one that packs this much style. The LG Optimus L3 (aka E400) recently popped up on Swedish retailer CDON's website and appears to be slotted right below the Optimus Hub (successor to the highly...
LG Optimus L3 appears in Sweden, packs entry-level style
National Ignition Facility's fusion laser exceeds a record-breaking 500 terawatts

Amazon Inflates Numbers To Make Its Streaming Video Library Seem Bigger Than It Really Is (AMZN)

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Amazon inflates the numbers about its streaming video library to make it seem larger than it actually is, reports Fast Company. As it stands now, Amazon proudly declares that it offers "more than 17,000 movies and television shows." But Amazon arrived at that number by counting every episode in a...
Amazon Inflates Numbers To Make Its Streaming Video Library Seem Bigger Than It Really Is (AMZN)
Windows Phone app Good lets enterprise users bring-your-own-device to work

17 New Ideas That Are Actually Worth Millions

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Kickstarter is a place where entrepreneurs and artists can post ideas and raise money from other users. Before 2012, no project had ever raised $1 million on the platform. In the last 12 months, 17 projects exceeded 9-figure fundraises on Kickstarter. Pebble, the most funded Kickstarter project of all time,...
17 New Ideas That Are Actually Worth Millions
Game developer salaries are flat despite rise of new platforms

China earthquake toll rises to 2,192 - http://bit.ly/cQplgZ

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China earthquake toll rises to 2,192 - http://bit.ly/cQplgZ

Netsuite Earnings Up 192 Percent in Q2

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Shares of cloud business software provider Netsuite are surging as the company just reported second-quarter results that beat expectations. Non-GAAP earnings were 6 cents a share, beating the consensus of 4 cents, while revenues at $74.7 million were ahead of the consensus of $73.4 million. Net earnings were $4.8 million,...
Netsuite Earnings Up 192 Percent in Q2

Why Google Went Offline Today and a Bit about How the Internet Works

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Today, Google's services experienced a limited outage for about 27 minutes over some portions of the Internet. The reason this happened dives into the deep, dark corners of networking. I'm a network engineer at CloudFlare and I played a small part in helping ensure Google came back online. Here's...
Why Google Went Offline Today and a Bit about How the Internet Works
Nook revenues stay flat as Barnes & Noble fails to scale production

Mobile usage doubles, now accounts for 10% of worldwide Internet usage

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The number of people accessing the Web through mobile devices has doubled since 2010 and now accounts for 10% of worldwide Internet usage. According to numbers compiled by Pingdom, Asia’s mobile usage amounted for 17.84% of the country’s total Internet usage, a 192.5% increase over the past 18 months....
Mobile usage doubles, now accounts for 10% of worldwide Internet usage

Amazon S3 Growth for 2011 - Now 762 Billion Objects

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As of the end of 2011, there are 762 billion (762,000,000,000) objects in Amazon S3. We process over 500,000 requests per second for these objects at peak times. Here's the annual growth chart: This represents year-over-year growth of 192%; S3 grew faster last year than it did in any year...
Amazon S3 Growth for 2011 - Now 762 Billion Objects
Amanda Palmer attracts over $1M in the biggest Kickstarter music deal ever
Microsoft profits take a beating in spite of record fourth quarter

Early Tumblr Investors USV And Spark Capital Got ~ $192 Million Each From Yahoo Sale

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Yesterday, it was reported that one of Tumblr's earliest investors, Union Square Ventures, received a 5,000% return on investment when Yahoo purchased the social content company for $1.1 billion. While Union Square Ventures did receive a significant amount from the deal, the firm says it was nowhere near that high...
Early Tumblr Investors USV And Spark Capital Got ~ $192 Million Each From Yahoo Sale

Grindr is getting a big, gay makeover this summer

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Hot on the heels of hitting 1 million daily users, gay meetup app Grindr has unveiled a more refined application that will be released this summer across iOS, Android, and BlackBerry platforms. Grindr’s mobile apps have attracted more than 4 million people to date across iOS, Android, and BlackBerry,...
Grindr is getting a big, gay makeover this summer

Facebook users are sharing 1B stories from Open Graph apps per day; Zuckerberg discusses options for future monetization

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said today that more than 1 billion stories are being shared from Open Graph apps per day. Open Graph apps are those that share users’ actions, such as reading, watching, listening and other custom activities, to Timeline, Ticker and News Feed. These were first introduced in...
Facebook users are sharing 1B stories from Open Graph apps per day; Zuckerberg discusses options for future monetization

Clouds in the forecast: Amazon S3 grew 192% year-over-year

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Keep your eyes to sky because clouds are in the forecast. Amazon Web Services has reported massive growth for its number of objects stored in the Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3), with a 192 percent increase year-over-year. Amazon Web Services is by far the most popular cloud infrastructure provider in...
Clouds in the forecast: Amazon S3 grew 192% year-over-year
How the shift to mobile is hurting Facebook's payments and ad revenues

Dailymotion, BranchOut, Angry Birds, Yahoo, Pinterest, Spotify, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

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Video sharing site Dailymotion’s Open Graph application topped our list of apps growing by monthly active users this week. Aside from popular games like Angry Birds and Fruit Ninja Frenzy, apps on the list included BranchOut, Pinterest, Spotify, and other photo, video and Open Graph apps. Titles on our...
Dailymotion, BranchOut, Angry Birds, Yahoo, Pinterest, Spotify, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

LG Optimus L3 appears in Sweden, packs entry-level style

www.engadget.com
It's not every day that we come across an entry-level Android smartphone from LG, especially one that packs this much style. The LG Optimus L3 (aka E400) recently popped up on Swedish retailer CDON's website and appears to be slotted right below the Optimus Hub (successor to the highly...
LG Optimus L3 appears in Sweden, packs entry-level style

US House moves toward passage of CISPA

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The U.S. House of Representatives moved closer Wednesday toward the passage of the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), despite concerns that the cyberthreat information-sharing bill will allow Web-based companies to share a wide amount of customer information with government agencies.The House on Wednesday debated several amendments to...
US House moves toward passage of CISPA

Feeling Zynga's Pain, Facebook's Payments Biz Takes a Dive

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Many of Facebook’s earnings numbers were positive when results hit on Tuesday afternoon. Ad revenues are accelerating, and mobile now makes up a notable portion of overall revenues. One number, however, wasn’t so heartening — Facebook’s payments business. Revenues on payments and other fees came in at $176 million in...
Feeling Zynga's Pain, Facebook's Payments Biz Takes a Dive

Google's Q2 2012

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Google's Q2 2012: Google had a solid quarter, beating most estimates. But this is interesting: Motorola Operating Loss - GAAP operating loss for Motorola was $233 million ($192 million for the mobile segment and $41 million for the home segment), or -19% of Motorola revenues in the second quarter of...
Google's Q2 2012

Forrester: UK Adults Spend More Online Than Other EU5 Countries

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Adults living in the United Kingdom are some of the most connected citizens in Europe and own more devices than any other European Union Five (EU5) country, according to fresh research from Forrester. Eighty-three percent of Brits aged 18 and above access the Internet at least once a month, the highest online...
Forrester: UK Adults Spend More Online Than Other EU5 Countries

Airbnb launches Wish Lists for bookmarking all of the places you’d like to stay

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Airbnb, the travel-disrupting service that provides ways for people to rent out their home to holidaymakers, has launched a new feature for planning travel in the future. The company’s lovely layout and glorious photographs can be tempting to travellers but most of us cannot be in all places at once,...
Airbnb launches Wish Lists for bookmarking all of the places you’d like to stay

Amazon cloud services see dramatic growth in 2011

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Usage of Amazon's cloud services skyrocketed in 2011, with the company reporting that its cloud storage service Amazon S3 played host to 762 million objects as of the fourth quarter of 2011. This was up by 500 million objects over last year, year-over-year growth of 192 percent and the...
Amazon cloud services see dramatic growth in 2011

Grindr and Blendr co-founder Scott Lewallen departs to relaunch independent consultancy

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Scott Lewallen, one of the founders of the popular Grindr and Blendr social networks, has left the company to relaunch Mezic Media, his own independent consultancy focused on branding and mobile app creation. Grindr launched in 2009 with Lewallen as Senior vice President of Product and Design. The location-based gay...
Grindr and Blendr co-founder Scott Lewallen departs to relaunch independent consultancy

Good Technology debuts mobile enterpise messaging for Mango

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Good Technology has unveiled a new version of its Good for Enterprise secure messaging platform. The new version provides secured, encrypted mobile messaging and access for corporate email, contacts, and calendars through on Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango). The software will interoperate with Good's FIPS-certified 192 bit AES encryption. Nokia's Lumia...
Good Technology debuts mobile enterpise messaging for Mango
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