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DailyDirt: Piece Of Cake

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For people who are trying to watch their waistline, cake is generally off-limits. Sure, there are ways to make cake "healthier" -- for example, by using less sugar and substituting oil and butter with things like pureed fruit and vegetables or yogurt -- but that cake just won't be as...
DailyDirt: Piece Of Cake

In Austin, at SXSW, “Made in NY” event will celebrate NYC startups

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It’s hard to call them startups anymore: Companies like Gilt Groupe and Etsy have proved their potential to attract mass markets, and have paved the way through New York City for thriving startups like Meetup, Kickstarter, Tumblr and Foursquare. These are startups that have enabled and inspired connections within the New York tech community, spawning opportunities...
In Austin, at SXSW, “Made in NY” event will celebrate NYC startups

Cream of the crop

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There's a reason all the best fruit puds are made to the same basic formula: fruit + cake + custard or cream = winning dessertStrawberries, shortbread, cream; rhubarb, crumble, custard; apple pie, ice-cream. Time after time, the most satisfying fruity puds follow this neat formula: sweet-tart fruit, starchy, crisp or...
Cream of the crop
AT&T spending up to $150 million to make the Lumia 900 another exclusive hit

What I learned today on Twitter (but mostly in the last 3 minutes)

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All the interesting tweeters were at TED this week watching the not-just-the Blue Man group perform lewd acts, so we were left with the bird droppings. But we picked over them, digested them and processed them ourselves before sharing them with you, our enlightened readers. Remember truth can sometimes take...
What I learned today on Twitter (but mostly in the last 3 minutes)
How Samsung Plans On Taking Over The U.S.
The revolutionary new Branch, the anti-Twitter from Twitter is ... an online forum

Don't let VCs (or anyone) define greatness for you

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“A great man is always willing to be little.“ - Ralph Waldo Emerson If you unquestionably know what you want to do with your life, stop reading this post. If you’re still here, and you’re like me, you struggle constantly with purpose and meaning.  And when pressed for a...
Don't let VCs (or anyone) define greatness for you
Calling all health startups! Join us for office hours on 3/28

Google to host second Presidential Google+ Hangout on February 14th (video)

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It's not quite as traditional as baseball and apple pie, but you've got to start somewhere. Following last year's success, Google is once again hosting a Presidential Google+ chat days after the State of the Union address, on February 14th at 4:50PM Eastern. The Fireside Hangout will see President...
Google to host second Presidential Google+ Hangout on February 14th (video)

Haters As A Leading Indicator Of Success

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The only thing worse than dealing with haters of your company or product is not having any at all. The product without haters is destined for ignominy and failure. In fact, I'd go so far as to say that your product's success is positively correlated with the volume of venom...
Haters As A Leading Indicator Of Success

How to Make an Apple Pi Pie for Pi Day

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Get your math on for pi day with an exciting and tasty treat--a pi-shaped apple pie. We show you how....
How to Make an Apple Pi Pie for Pi Day

IBM Patents A Way To Help People Lose Weight (IBM)

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IBM has been awarded a patent for a game that will pay rewards to people who eat right. IBM researcher Michael Paolini is the inventor of the game and says he lost 18 pounds by playing it, reports the New York Times. Paolini says the idea is to give people...
IBM Patents A Way To Help People Lose Weight (IBM)

Keen On... The Cloud: How Digital Technology Is Making Us More Human

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[tc_5min code="517667701"] The Pulitzer Prize winning technology journalist Matt Richtel is one of the New York Times’ crown jewels. But while Richtel works his Silicon Valley beat during the day, he has a much darker night-time profession. Richtel is also a fiction writer, the author of fantastically seductive techno-fictional novels...
Keen On... The Cloud: How Digital Technology Is Making Us More Human


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After Leveson: the internet needs regulation to halt 'information terrorism'

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Today's extract from the book After Leveson* is by Bernard Clark, a former BBC correspondent for the programme Nationwide and later the independent producer of hundreds of documentaries who now chairs TVT.He thinks Lord Justice Leveson was looking backward at a disappearing problem in print rather than looking forward to...
After Leveson: the internet needs regulation to halt 'information terrorism'
Apple creating a Food & Drink category in the App Store

Video: Adobe Photoshop Cook

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What would Adobe Photoshop be like if you could use it to bake cookies instead of edit images? Find out in this demonstration of Adobe Photoshop Cook after the jump. Adobe Photoshop Cook [via The Daily What] Related Video: How to Make Olive Bread Video: One Minute Apple Pie...
Video: Adobe Photoshop Cook

Boxee seeks iPad and iPhone app developer, bigger slice of Apple pie

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Hey there, got any Objective-C experience and a desire to help out a budding young company? You'll wanna hit that source link right quick, as Boxee is presently on the search for a Lead iPad and iPhone App Developer who will be responsible for starting the company's Mobile Applications...
Boxee seeks iPad and iPhone app developer, bigger slice of Apple pie

Apple Prepares To Pull Evi From App Store. Did It Slap-Down Siri?

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Last month we reported on the launch of Evi, a new iPhone (iTunes link) and Android app (link) which was very Siri-like in its capabilities. Maybe it was too good at acting like Siri? Yes, Evi can’t do Siri’s trick of adding things to your iPhone Calendar or hook into...
Apple Prepares To Pull Evi From App Store. Did It Slap-Down Siri?
How recipe search site Yummly will pay its bills: Very targeted food ads

Voldemort’s Got Nothing On Jeff Bezos

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E-books. Again. Amazon and the DOJ vs. Apple and “The Big Six.” The future of reading. A breathtakingly stupid David Carr piece in the New York Times, which thankfully someone else took down paragraph-by-paragraph, so I don’t have to. Elsewhere, an awesome quote which I want to cheer with the...
Voldemort’s Got Nothing On Jeff Bezos
If We Had Glass, What Wouldn't We Do?
To Ease Small Screen Nesting, Pinterest Mobile Adds Search Suggestions, Mentions, And Notifications
Microsoft's new 'Patent Tracker' shows us every one of the 40,786 patents it owns or controls

Mashed turnips, anyone? Using social media to map Thanksgiving foods

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The US was awash in turkey tweets over Thanksgiving, but what of the more regional tastes? The Floating Sheep team analysed gelocated mentions of festive cuisine on Twitter, and mapped the results.• More data journalism and data visualisation from the GuardianWhile trying to avoid the hard work of stuffing the...
Mashed turnips, anyone? Using social media to map Thanksgiving foods
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