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Why Google Digital Glasses Are a Prescription for Disaster

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Doesn't it seem like a bad time to develop digital displays in front of our eyes when they don't want us even texting on our phones in autos?...
Why Google Digital Glasses Are a Prescription for Disaster

Now’s a bad time to be an Apple fanboy…

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Now’s a bad time to be an Apple fanboy…

iPhones Are On Sale Everywhere, But It's A Horrible Time To Buy

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The iPhone is on sale at multiple retailers. Sprint cut $50 off the price of the 4S while the Verizon and AT&T models are $20 through Target. The aging iPhone 4 is only $50 from Best Buy. Best of all, Apple Stores are reportedly matching these prices. But it’s a...
iPhones Are On Sale Everywhere, But It's A Horrible Time To Buy

Got TouchWiz? Some Samsung Smartphones Can Be Totally Wiped By Clicking A Link

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I’ve never been a huge fan of the TouchWiz UI Samsung throws onto most of its smartphones (for aesthetic reasons, mostly), but now it seems there’s another reason to be wary of the custom Android interface. At a recent security conference in Argentina, Technical University Berlin researcher Ravi Borgaonkar...
Got TouchWiz? Some Samsung Smartphones Can Be Totally Wiped By Clicking A Link

FCC Lifeline program for low-income telephone service overhauled

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While normally reporting on government programs that have to do with low-income families wouldn’t be within the realm of news that we report, our environment containing gadgets, technology, and the like, this particular service fits right in: telephone service. It’s never a bad time to remember that not everyone in...
FCC Lifeline program for low-income telephone service overhauled

Permission to Procrastinate: Wait to Get a New Laptop

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If you’re thinking of buying a new laptop this spring, my advice is to think again. Unless your laptop is on its last legs and you have to move quickly, there are compelling reasons to wait until at least the summer, and probably the fall, to buy a new machine,...
Permission to Procrastinate: Wait to Get a New Laptop

Slickdeals' best in tech for March 20th: 60-inch Sharp AQUOS HDTV and 24-inch ASUS display

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Looking to save some coin on your tech purchases? Of course you are! In this round-up, we'll run down a list of the freshest frugal buys, hand-picked with the help of the folks at Slickdeals. You'll want to act fast, though, as many of these offerings won't stick around...
Slickdeals' best in tech for March 20th: 60-inch Sharp AQUOS HDTV and 24-inch ASUS display

Podcast: Do you need a 128 GB iPad? Straight Talk vs. AT&T and Windows RT or Windows 8?

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This week on the call in podcast we have a number of great questions around the new 128 GB iPad, cameras on smartphones and when’s the best time to ignore the rumors and upgrade your iPhone. Plus we discuss the difference between Windows RT and Windows 8 and get a...
Podcast: Do you need a 128 GB iPad? Straight Talk vs. AT&T and Windows RT or Windows 8?

F.C.C. Levels $25,000 Fine Against Google For Street View Data Breaches

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level343.com While $25,000 is pocket change to the search giant, the news that the Federal Communications Commission has fined Google for Street View data collection may come at a bad time P.R.-wise for the company, considering questions being asked by U.K. organizations regarding Google's use of CAPTCHAs to resolve blurry house numbers...
F.C.C. Levels $25,000 Fine Against Google For Street View Data Breaches

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

When Will Apple Peak?

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Apple shares set another all-time high today, closing above $509 for the first time ever. The sky's the limit, it seems, as expectations build around Apple's new iPad, due next month, and on the heels of a crazy record holiday quarter. And here's an amazing thing: Even with Apple's size...
When Will Apple Peak?

RIM Dodges $147 Million Bullet

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So much for Mformation’s $147.2 million patent victory against Research In Motion. A U.S. District Court has overturned the trial verdict, ruling that there wasn’t enough evidence to support it. “The court finds that there was no ‘legally sufficient evidentiary basis’ on which a reasonable jury could have found for...
RIM Dodges $147 Million Bullet
LibreOffice 4.0 wants to free you from Microsoft's clutches
It's a bad time to be a hacker in the United States

Can Congress Resist a Juicy Facebook IPO Hearing? Of Course Not (It's an Election Year, People!)

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It was a bad time for Facebook’s IPO to go south. Retail investors are not happy. Class-action lawsuits have been filed against Nasdaq, Facebook and the three Wall Street investment banks that took it public. The Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the Massachusetts Secretary of State...
Can Congress Resist a Juicy Facebook IPO Hearing? Of Course Not (It's an Election Year, People!)

Pulse adds support for social feeds, including Instagram, Facebook and YouTube

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Pulse has clearly been working hard at polishing off those iOS and Android applications, but it doesn't look as if the reading service is slowing down its maintenance efforts anytime soon. Via blog post, Pulse announced today that it's now letting users browse through their favorite social feeds within...
Pulse adds support for social feeds, including Instagram, Facebook and YouTube

The World Cup starts now for Stuart Lancaster, the quiet achiever | Robert Kitson

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England's rivals will beware a coach they know little about as Lancaster begins the process of talent-grooming for 2015There is a scene in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid where the two outlaws are being tracked by an unknown posse with an uncannily good sense of direction. "Who are those...
The World Cup starts now for Stuart Lancaster, the quiet achiever | Robert Kitson
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Verizon’s Droid RAZR Family Finally Gets A Taste Of Ice Cream Sandwich

Not So Fast: Avis' Proposed $500M Zipcar Buy Being Investigated For Short-Changing Shareholders

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Earlier today the sharing economy startup world was abruptly awoken from its holiday slumber with the news that car rental giant Avis would buy car-sharing company Zipcar for $500 million. No sooner had the news gotten out, though, that some shareholders in Zipcar have cried foul. The securities litigation firm...
Not So Fast: Avis' Proposed $500M Zipcar Buy Being Investigated For Short-Changing Shareholders
General Motors to stop advertising on Facebook

Marissa Mayer Wants To Pay This AOL Exec Boatloads Of Money To NOT Work For A Year (AOL, YHOO)

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Yahoo wants to hire AOL's Ad.com CEO, Ned Brody, as its head of US ad sales. The offer is good enough that Brody has already resigned his position at AOL, Kara Swisher reports and AOL confirms. Here's the problem: Brody signed an non-compete agreement with AOL. Yahoo's solution, according to...
Marissa Mayer Wants To Pay This AOL Exec Boatloads Of Money To NOT Work For A Year (AOL, YHOO)

Seems like a bad time for this: 3 Major Wire Services Raise Rates http://bit.ly/chXj8B

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Seems like a bad time for this: 3 Major Wire Services Raise Rates http://bit.ly/chXj8B

Lenovo intros ThinkCentre M78 with AMD A-Series APU and a starting price of $449

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There's never a bad time for computer makers to update any part of their extensive PC lineup, and today marks Lenovo's turn to introduce a new tower as part of its voluminous M Series. With the addition of this ThinkCentre M78, the Chinese outfit is touting the adaption of...
Lenovo intros ThinkCentre M78 with AMD A-Series APU and a starting price of $449

Google Glasses Are a Prescription for Disaster

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Doesn't it seem like a bad time to develop digital displays in front of our eyes when they don't want us even texting on our phones in autos?...
Google Glasses Are a Prescription for Disaster

Google Docs Just Picked A Bad Time To Fail (But There’s A Fix)

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Today’s tech news was dominated by f8, Facebook’s developer conference where the social network outlined some new features that may help it become the underlying social fabric of the web. One of the day’s announcements was that Facebook and Microsoft had teamed up to launch Docs.com, an online version of Microsoft...
Google Docs Just Picked A Bad Time To Fail (But There’s A Fix)

The beginning of the end for Hulu?

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The video streaming service is losing its charismatic CEO at a spectacularly bad time. By Janet Morrissey, contributor FORTUNE -- It came as little surprise when Hulu's maestro Jason Kilar confirmed long-time speculation that he would be leaving his post as the video streaming giant's chief executive. He dropped the...
The beginning of the end for Hulu?

The road to IPO: Who’s next, with Fred Wilson, Eric Hippeau, Rich Miner and more

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F.ounders, the highly prestigious event we called the Rolls Royce of technology events, is here in NY today for its first non-Dublin event, bringing together 100′s of highly noteworthy entrepreneurs and investors at the NASDAQ MarketSite. Right now, Eric Hippeau of Lerer Ventures, Fred Wilson of Union Square Ventures, Bob McCooey...
The road to IPO: Who’s next, with Fred Wilson, Eric Hippeau, Rich Miner and more

Bad time to come here.... all the hot coeds are out partying. — at Kroger http://gowal.la/v/c/Q6cp/tw

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Bad time to come here.... all the hot coeds are out partying. — at Kroger http://gowal.la/v/c/Q6cp/tw

reading a book on #geeks that includes the time around Columbine bad time for geeks everywhere: http://jty.me/01u

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reading a book on #geeks that includes the time around Columbine bad time for geeks everywhere: http://jty.me/01u
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