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As Obama heads back to office, a battle rages over the tech that got him reelected

Gears Of War: Judgement - review

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Xbox 360; Microsoft; £37-£44.99Reading this on mobile? Click here to viewGears Of War has a formula and Judgement isn't going to mess with it: one of your ludicrously proportioned musclemen kicks open a door to find a room littered with waist-high barriers; aliens with guns arrive; using the barriers as...
Gears Of War: Judgement - review

AMD's stock price plummets amidst CFO resignation

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Just weeks after AMD revealed its plans for its next CPU refresh, Bulldozer, the company has taken a significant financial hit. It comes on Monday, in the aftermath the imminent departure of AMD's chief financial officer, Thomas Seifert. “Seifert’s departure is not based on any disagreement over the company’s accounting principles...
AMD's stock price plummets amidst CFO resignation

Timothy Pratt: That Sinking Feeling

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When it comes to indicators on the recession and its aftermath, both Las Vegas and Nevada are at the top of all the bad lists and at the bottom of all the good ones. But we can't be ostriches, so here comes the latest quarterly report by CoreLogic, showing Nevada...
Timothy Pratt: That Sinking Feeling

Oracle accepts $0 in damages from Google, moves toward appeal

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Oracle v. Google The Oracle v. Google aftermath Google wins crucial API ruling, Oracle's case decimated Larry Ellison's rose colored glasses: "The jury found that Google infringed" Oracle poured millions into failed patent trial, but will fight on Oracle v. Google jury foreman reveals: Oracle wasn't even close Oracle...
Oracle accepts $0 in damages from Google, moves toward appeal
Apple stock drops below $600 despite upcoming iPad mini launch

Google Panda Two Years Later: 5 Questions With HubPages CEO Paul Edmondson

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(Editor’s Note: This is the final article in a 3-part series looking at the aftermath of Google’s Panda algorithm update, which launched February 24, 2011. To catch up, please see the first two articles in the series: Google Panda Two Years Later: Losers Still Losing & One Real... Please visit...
Google Panda Two Years Later: 5 Questions With HubPages CEO Paul Edmondson
How To Use Fire, Yes Fire, To Charge Your iPhone Battery

Feedly adds 3M users in 2 weeks, updates mobile apps

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In the aftermath of Google announcing it will shut down RSS content aggregator Google Reader on July 1, alternative RSS services prospered from a huge influx of users searching for a replacement, including Feedly, which today announced that it’s added 3 million new users in two weeks since Google’s announcement and...
Feedly adds 3M users in 2 weeks, updates mobile apps

Verizon investigator: How one US developer could have gotten away with outsourcing his job to China

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This week, the Internet was captivated by a story of how a US developer outsourced his job to China so he could surf Reddit and watch cat videos. The unnamed man, referred to simply as Bob, working for the unnamed US-based critical infrastructure company, has been called everything from lazy...
Verizon investigator: How one US developer could have gotten away with outsourcing his job to China

iTunes now accepting Red Cross donations for Superstorm Sandy aid

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Apple has activated a portal on its iTunes Store that allows users to give monetary donations directly to the American Red Cross, with the gifts going to relief efforts as those on the Eastern Seaboard cope with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy....
iTunes now accepting Red Cross donations for Superstorm Sandy aid

Apple objects to showing Eminem case files in separate Unive

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Apple is fighting a discovery request in a class action lawsuit brought by musicians like Rick James and Rob Zombie against Universal Music, The Hollywood Reporter reports. Specifically the plaintiffs want access to trial exhibits, expert reports, depositions, and other material from a suit by FBT Productions against UMG subsidiary...
Apple objects to showing Eminem case files in separate Unive

It's Getting More Costly for iPhone App Makers to Get Loyal Customers

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Mobile app developers spend quite a bit of money to win new customers — even for free apps. And after four consecutive months of declines, that cost went up significantly in November, as iPhone app makers geared up for the holidays. The cost of getting a new loyal user for...
It's Getting More Costly for iPhone App Makers to Get Loyal Customers
Hands-On With Verizon's Really-Not-That-Thick Nokia Lumia 822

No, Freak Gross Injuries Shouldn't Mean Media Outlets Can't Show Them

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Perhaps it's time we codified this, but it appears that for every horrible occurrence there will be an unequal, disproportionately large reaction to it. I humbly suggest we refer to this as Geigner's Law, because why the hell should Mike and Godwin be the only people with their name's...
No, Freak Gross Injuries Shouldn't Mean Media Outlets Can't Show Them

McAlpine is right to sue the tweeters and not Twitter

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That old saw about not blaming your tools for bad workmanship springs to my mind whenever people complain about Twitter.I cannot see how a wonderful facility, a digital blessing to our generation, should be blamed because people happen to use it irresponsibly. In the aftermath of the Newsnight drama, when...
McAlpine is right to sue the tweeters and not Twitter

New York Start-Ups Become Officemates in Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

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As the city struggles to come back online in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, New York start-ups and companies get creative about going back to work....
New York Start-Ups Become Officemates in Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

Want a better/greener/more agile data center? Use the data.

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Job one of someone operating a data center is keeping it online. At the Structure Data event in New York City, three women responsible in some way for keeping the data centers of Microsoft, Goldman Sachs and Facebook online discussed how they gathered the info needed to prepare their data...
Want a better/greener/more agile data center? Use the data.
The strange and unbelievable similarities in Google, Facebook, and Apple's PRISM denials

In Sandy's aftermath, telecoms work to restore wireless service

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Cellular telecom carriers spent Saturday working to restore wireless service to customers across the U.S. northeast, which is just beginning to pick itself up from the battering it suffered earlier in the week from hurricane Sandy....
In Sandy's aftermath, telecoms work to restore wireless service
Mercenaries in the midst: The lesson from Facebook and Zynga's IPOs

Spark Capital Raises $450 Million For Its 4th Fund To See Its Startups All The Way Through To Exit

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Spark Capital, a Boston-based venture capital firm, has raised $450 million for its its fourth and largest fund to date. The fund is about $100 million larger than Spark's last. General Partner Todd Dagres says that's because Spark has "figured out its sweet spot." It wants to ramp up its...
Spark Capital Raises $450 Million For Its 4th Fund To See Its Startups All The Way Through To Exit

Japan considers using social networks in disaster situations

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Emergency services are embracing technology as new ways to investigate, send alerts and receive reports of crises. And now, the Japanese are looking at social networks to support communication in disaster scenarios, especially when traditional services fail. The local Fire and Disaster Management Agency put together a panel discussion...
Japan considers using social networks in disaster situations
Judge finds news outlets reused Twitter photos without permission

Japan's NAND industry on comeback trail following earthquake anniversary

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The overall effect and aftermath of the earthquake in Japan last spring was actually short-lived as far as the NAND industry was concerned — especially for Toshiba....
Japan's NAND industry on comeback trail following earthquake anniversary

The Ultimate SXSW infographic: The most popular influencers, parties, brand campaigns and more

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In our recent “Best of: Austin SXSW” breakdown, we asked a few folks why they came to the annual tech conference, which draws Internet lovers from across the globe. “To meet my Twitter friends in real life,” was one girl’s twee answer. “To get people excited about my startup!” exclaimed...
The Ultimate SXSW infographic: The most popular influencers, parties, brand campaigns and more
Hipster Explains: Not All Data Transfers Are Created Equally

Aftermath of Chile Earthquake - http://nyti.ms/cgeM7b

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Key to government's monitoring power lies in war, technology

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Expanded government surveillance was cast as a price of war in the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. Yet nearly a dozen years later, the war on terrorism is showing signs of ebbing while the surveillance systems created to fight it continue unabated. Read full article >>...
Key to government's monitoring power lies in war, technology

If You Can Code, Here's How To Help During Sandy's Looming Aftermath (GOOG)

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Hurricane Sandy is hitting the east coast of the US right now. When it does, a large swath of the region is going to be dealing with a nasty aftermath. Google has two tools available for organizations responding to the natural disaster. Google Public Alerts - "a platform to disseminate relevant emergency...
If You Can Code, Here's How To Help During Sandy's Looming Aftermath (GOOG)
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