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It's finally here: T-Mobile iPhone 5 goes on sale April 12

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It’s official: T-Mobile has the iPhone. On Friday, April 12, the magenta-tinged operator will start selling the iPhone 5 nationwide and the iPhone 4 and 4S in select markets. T-Mobile now not only has the iconic device it has so long craved, but it’s offering it with compelling service pricing....
It's finally here: T-Mobile iPhone 5 goes on sale April 12

Making The Case In Favor Of Enhanced Campaigns

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There’s been a lot of anxiety and skepticism from PPC marketers around the recently announced enhanced campaigns. One Search Engine Land commenter put it pretty bluntly: While it’s true that certain advanced features – most notably device-level targeting and keyword-level CPC bidding for... Please visit Search Engine Land for the...
Making The Case In Favor Of Enhanced Campaigns
App of the Week: FlightTrack goes free with useful little app

Google Maps Mixes Search Results with Ads

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Google Maps has a new feature for business owners in the US: "for just $25 per month, businesses in select cities can make their listings stand out on Google.com and Google Maps with Tags". Google allows businesses to add yellow markers on the map and to promote their websites. The...
Google Maps Mixes Search Results with Ads

Micron unveils its first 1TB SSD -- for under $600

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Micron today announced its highest capacity and lowest priced consumer SSD, undercutting the average price of an SSD by up to 30 cents per gigabyte, while still offering advanced features such as native, hardware-based encryption....
Micron unveils its first 1TB SSD -- for under $600

Tweetbot 2.0: The Best iPhone Twitter Client Just Got Even Better

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As Twitter has decided to focus on simplicity, it's iPhone app is now a shadow of its former self for more advanced users (and for Twitter, search and lists apparently qualify as advanced features). Thankfully, there are some very good alternatives on market and among those, Tweetbot has long been...
Tweetbot 2.0: The Best iPhone Twitter Client Just Got Even Better

Scan and organize your documents with ABBYY FineScanner

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ABBYY FineScanner is a simple iOS app that allows users to “scan” documents using their device’s camera, keep them organized and share them as appropriate with Facebook, email or various cloud storage solutions. The app is very simple to use, though does not appear to include a tutorial or in-app...
Scan and organize your documents with ABBYY FineScanner

New Google Docs is Faster and More Collaborative

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Google is announcing some pretty major updates to it’s Google Docs service. They have done some under-the-hood updates to improve the overall speed of the document editor and spreadsheet editor. In addition, Docs is starting to look more like Wave as far as collaborative editing and discussion around documents. These...
New Google Docs is Faster and More Collaborative

The Power Users Guide to Google

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Using just a small fraction of Google's vast application offerings? That's about to end! Remember that old maxim that says we use only about 10 percent of our brain’s capacity? It’s been proven as hokum by modern neuroscience, but we think we can safely apply the same basic analogy to...
The Power Users Guide to Google

Sprint’s Kyocera DuraPlus is super-rugged candybar with push-to-talk capabilities

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Sprint keeps unveiling new rugged devices with push-to-talk capabilities. The latest in the series is the Kyocera DuraPlus, which is certified to Military Standard 810G for resistance to dust, shock, vibration, temperature extremes, humidity, blowing rain and water immersion (up to 30 minutes in up to 1 meter of water)....
Sprint’s Kyocera DuraPlus is super-rugged candybar with push-to-talk capabilities

Facebook affirms its privacy commitment with national campaign

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Facebook is teaming up with the nation's attorneys general to launch a public awareness campaign aimed at keeping young people safer on the site.The effort, which includes public service announcements and other informational resources, comes as the social network faces mounting pressure both to better educate teenagers on how...
Facebook affirms its privacy commitment with national campaign

AT&T to launch push-to-talk service nationwide in November

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AT&T plans to launch its Enhanced Push-to-Talk service to all of its customers in the U.S. starting in November, according to FierceWireless. AT&T’s PPT service has been available for some time now as a testing platform for a few businesses, but the carrier is now looking to spread it to...
AT&T to launch push-to-talk service nationwide in November

Yahoo to Developers: YQL Will Soon Be The Gateway to All Yahoo Data Services

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While the technology that underpins web services is mostly standard (HTTP, JSON, XML etc), there are few standards that dictate the functionality of the actual web service APIs. As an example, despite the fact that Twitter and Facebook share a lot of functionality, that functionality is exposed through interfaces that...
Yahoo to Developers: YQL Will Soon Be The Gateway to All Yahoo Data Services

iPhone Security Issue Opens Door to SMS Spoofing

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Jailbreak hacker and security researcher pod2g today revealed a newly-discovered security issue in all versions of iOS that could allow malicious parties to spoof SMS messages, making a recipient think that a message came from a trusted sender when it in fact came from the malicious party. The issue is...
iPhone Security Issue Opens Door to SMS Spoofing

Review: Get software directly from the vendor with a single click with DDownloads

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Setting up a new PC can be a daunting task. Getting it out of the box and plugged in is the easy part. The challenge comes from tracking down all those little patches, utilities, and other minor software that you accumulated through the years on your old PC. Free...
Review: Get software directly from the vendor with a single click with DDownloads
Uber Conference Aims To Fix Crappy Conference Calls

Adobe shows off new Creative Cloud features with across the board updates

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Adobe's popular Creative Suite got more than just a rebranding on Monday, as the company also revealed a number of new and advanced features for the rechristened Creative Cloud package.    ...
Adobe shows off new Creative Cloud features with across the board updates

Asian messaging service Line focuses on emerging markets with app for Nokia's Asha phones

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Japan-headquartered mobile messaging service Line has launched an application for Nokia’s Asha range of phones, coming good on a promise made back in February. Line, which was recently spun-off from parent company Naver Japan – an affiliate of Korea’s biggest Web content firm — has 130 million registered users worldwide. Its arrival on...
Asian messaging service Line focuses on emerging markets with app for Nokia's Asha phones

Storify starts to monetize with VIP, a premium plan for live-blogging, custom sources and more

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Storify is moving forward with plans to realize its business model. Today, the social media curator is announcing the launch of Storify VIP, its premium service designed for media organizations, publishers, or people interested in integrating the service deeper into their own site or app. In addition, the service is revealing...
Storify starts to monetize with VIP, a premium plan for live-blogging, custom sources and more

Messaging flaw found in Apple's iOS may encourage iPhone phishing

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According to prominent Jailbreak hacker Pod2g (via iDownloadblog), a discrepancy in the way Apple’s iOS messaging platform interprets key SMS data may allow scammers and malicious third parties to gain sensitive information from iPhone users, affecting all versions of Apple’s mobile OS. Inside the numerous protocols associated with translating and sending text message...
Messaging flaw found in Apple's iOS may encourage iPhone phishing
Storify Business gives 'expert storytellers' access to premium features
Your Thumb Will Replace Your Mouse -- And Other Changes Coming To Your Work Apps

‘Custom user clusters’ feature appears and disappears from Facebook ad tool

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Some Facebook users temporarily saw a link to a new feature called “custom user clusters” within the self-serve ad tool last week. Facebook representatives won’t comment on the feature, and the link is now gone, suggesting there was a bug that accidentally made it visible. Users who clicked the link...
‘Custom user clusters’ feature appears and disappears from Facebook ad tool

Music 4.5: 10 music startups pitch their wares

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If Music 4.5 is all about the startups, then its final session should be the most sparky. Ten startups are taking the stage to pitch their services to the audience, saying what they do and why they’re The Future. Three minutes each plus short Q&As. This post is being updated...
Music 4.5: 10 music startups pitch their wares

YouTube launches its own iPhone application, iPad app coming next

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YouTube just went live with its own iOS app, bringing advanced features like social sharing, access to the site’s channel guide as well as tens of thousands of previously unavailable music videos to the iPhone. The application replaces a system app developed by Apple that won’t be part of iOS...
YouTube launches its own iPhone application, iPad app coming next

Future versions of CyanogenMod won't enable root by default

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Many technically-inclined Android users "root" their devices, a process that allows them to circumvent some of the operating system's built-in restrictions by running at an elevated superuser privilege level. Although rooting opens up sophisticated capabilities that wouldn't otherwise be available, it also exposes the user to some risks. It...
Future versions of CyanogenMod won't enable root by default

Webmail war: Gmail vs. Outlook.com vs. Yahoo Mail

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The three most popular free Web-based email services have all seen big changes recently, from revamped interfaces to advanced features. Does Google, Microsoft or Yahoo now deserve your webmail business?...
Webmail war: Gmail vs. Outlook.com vs. Yahoo Mail

New video: Ikea TV comes with slide-out remote control

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Ikea just published a new YouTube video on Thursday that reveals a few more details about the Uppleva TV set it is going to start selling in select European stores next month. The video was shot at the Milan Furniture Fair, where Ikea showed the device to the public for the...
New video: Ikea TV comes with slide-out remote control
Revamped Google Play Developer Console now available to preview for all developers

See Who’s Speaking at SMX Advanced – Only 70 Tickets Left

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We’ve got just a few tickets available for SMX Advanced, June 5-6 in Seattle. Register now to ensure you’ve got a ticket for the conference created for experience search marketers. SMX Advanced features one-of-a-kind sessions. See the agenda. Over 75 of the world’s most knowledgeable search... Please visit Search Engine...
See Who’s Speaking at SMX Advanced – Only 70 Tickets Left
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