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Rockets, Adoration, and the Difference Between Critical Praise and Commercial Success

Battle of the US election maps

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It wasn't just a battle of presidential candidates but a battle of data-driven visualisations. As the results came in state by state and precinct by precinct, interactive maps from various news organisations recorded the results in a variety of styles. See the battle of the election maps in our galleryAmi...
Battle of the US election maps

New Elastic MapReduce Features: Metrics, Updates, VPC, and Cluster Compute Support (Guest Post)

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Today's guest blogger is Adam Gray. Adam is a Product Manager on the Elastic MapReduce Team. -- Jeff; We’re always excited when we can bring features to our customers that make it easier for them to derive value from their data—so it’s been a fun month for the EMR team....
New Elastic MapReduce Features: Metrics, Updates, VPC, and Cluster Compute Support (Guest Post)
Google finally, reluctantly adds Do Not Track support to Chrome

Inside Amazon's AWS Marketplace: The Cloud in a Shopping Cart

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Amazon is trumpeting the launch of its AWS Marketplace, but what does the storefront really offer that Amazon Web Services customers didn't have before? While the Marketplace is another boost for AWS, it's a lot less exciting than some folks are making it out to be. If you've missed...
Inside Amazon's AWS Marketplace: The Cloud in a Shopping Cart

GetGlue Expands From Toolbar to Popups

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GetGlue, the social network and recommendation engine, has launched some new features that it hopes will broaden the appeal of its service by adding popup content widgets to any page that contains a link to Wikipedia, the Internet Movie Database, Last.fm and dozens of other popular sites, with related...
GetGlue Expands From Toolbar to Popups

Double-Take Backup Cloud Recovery Option using Double-Take Software and Amazon EC2 AMI

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Double-Take Backup Cloud Recovery Option using Double-Take Software and Amazon EC2 AMI

Google updates Chrome browser with battery-saving feature

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Google Tuesday released a Chrome browser update with a video decoding enhancement that the company claims will help users save battery life. The feature, available for Chrome on Windows, cuts power consumption by executing video decoding on graphics processing units instead of on computers' CPUs, Google said in a...
Google updates Chrome browser with battery-saving feature

The best new app at SXSW: Everything.me redefines mobile search

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After two rainy days of location-based, social networking apps, the sun finally came out in Austin at SXSW. And as the clouds parted I stumbled upon Everything.me, a new HTML5, browser-based app that has literally and simply, reinvented mobile search. In Paul Graham’s recent post “Frighteningly Ambitious Startup Ideas” he puts A New Search...
The best new app at SXSW: Everything.me redefines mobile search

CloudCheckr Raises $2M To Help AWS Customers Analyze Resources, Costs And Security

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Cutting through Amazon Web Services complexity is becoming quite a business. CloudCheckr is the latest to leverage AWS’ lack of tools for analyzing resources, costs and security with the news of a $2 million investment and the general availability of its freemium service. The Series A round was led by Garrison...
CloudCheckr Raises $2M To Help AWS Customers Analyze Resources, Costs And Security

The (Intentionally) Saddest Pinterest Page In The World

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UNICEF creates a page for Ami Musa, a young girl from Sierra Leone, to bring her "pinnable" interests and ours into sharp relief....
The (Intentionally) Saddest Pinterest Page In The World

HP Cloud Services Goes Into Beta

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HP began its OpenStack-based Cloud Services this month, and there is a lot of promise but not much in the way of actual implementation yet. HP intends its cloud to cover both public and hybrid uses. Initially, the beta is free of charge although you will need to provide a...
HP Cloud Services Goes Into Beta

S3 Storage for WordPress Blogs

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Looking to tap Amazon S3 storage for your WordPress blog? The WP2Cloud plugin lets you store all your WordPress data - not just media files - in S3.   The WP2Cloud plugin was developed by OblakSoft as a solution for Yet Another Picture Sharing Site (Yapixx). Yapixx is provided as...
S3 Storage for WordPress Blogs

Most popular surnames of Great Britain mapped

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A team of geodata experts have created a map of the most popular surnames around the UK. As well as mapping the distribution of names from the electoral roll, Twitter account surnames have been included. The results show a marked difference between the two, with Twitter names diverging from national...
Most popular surnames of Great Britain mapped

Gaza-Israel crisis 2012: every verified incident mapped

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What has happened in Gaza and Israel since the assassination of Hamas leader Ahmed al-Jabari? This map shows all the verified incidents reported by news sources and wires across the region since thenAmi SedghiJohn Burn-MurdochSimon Rogers...
Gaza-Israel crisis 2012: every verified incident mapped

New Chrome Stable release improves battery life and website permission control

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Googler Ami Fischman, a self-dubbed “Watt Wrangler”, just announced a new battery-saving Chrome Stable release. “We recently enabled GPU-accelerated video decoding for Chrome on Windows,” wrote Fischman on the official Google Chrome blog. “Dedicated graphics chips draw far less power than a computer’s CPU, so using GPU-accelerated video decoding while watching...
New Chrome Stable release improves battery life and website permission control

GetGlue helps you find Taste Neighbors who like the same books, movies, and music

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GetGlue, the social recommendation service from startup Adaptive Blue, has been collecting data about what its users like since its launch in November. Now it’s taking using that data to help those users find others who like the same things. To do this, the service (which works through both the...
GetGlue helps you find Taste Neighbors who like the same books, movies, and music

Are We There Yet? How Will You Know When You’re Rich?

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This is a guest post by Ami Kim, who blogs about searching for a calling at 40 Days to Change. Ami is a long-time GRS reader. Here at Get Rich Slowly, we imbibe many flavors of frugality, smart investing, and money management. Between J.D.’s (and others’) posts and the treasure...
Are We There Yet? How Will You Know When You’re Rich?

US election votes on twitter: video

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When the US took to the polls to vote on the 6th November, many then also took to Twitter to declare votes and support for their choice of presidential candidate. Rio Akasaka of #Twittedots has created an interactive map using geo-located tweets to show who voted for who and whereAmi...
US election votes on twitter: video

Amazon Web Services upgrades cloud-based Linux implementation

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The latest version of Amazon Web Services' Linux AMI is now available, and includes the R language as well as new versions of Apache and PHP....
Amazon Web Services upgrades cloud-based Linux implementation

Top 10 Twitter languages in London visualised

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How diverse is London? A map of 3.3m tweets shows the most popular languages used for tweeting and where they are used in the city. Find out which language after English by exploring the mapAmi Sedghi...
Top 10 Twitter languages in London visualised

Vidéo: un ami se sert de son iPad comme d'1 moniteur tactile! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BiV5srHpZA&feature=youtube_gdata (merci Lolo)

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Vidéo: un ami se sert de son iPad comme d'1 moniteur tactile! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BiV5srHpZA&feature=youtube_gdata (merci Lolo)
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