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W3i: Google Play featuring boosts SkyVu's daily new user count up 1900%, 4900% for PlayCoMo

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Monetization and insights provider W3i today released data for two of its partners, mobile game developers SkyVu and PlayCoMo, both of which saw a spike in daily new users and daily active users (DAUs) while featured on the Google Play app store. Featured in Google Play from Dec. 21-28, 2012,...
W3i: Google Play featuring boosts SkyVu's daily new user count up 1900%, 4900% for PlayCoMo

Sony details VAIO T15, touchscreen T14 Ultrabooks on their way to Japan

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Sony was mum on most of the details of the VAIO T15 and a touch-upgraded T14 when they appeared at CES. We won't have to wait until the spring launch in the US to know what some editions of the Ultrabook will carry, though. At least for Japan's February...
Sony details VAIO T15, touchscreen T14 Ultrabooks on their way to Japan

New iPhone app aims to sweeten dreams

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A mass study into manipulating dreams hopes to turn participants' iPhones into 'dream factories' using soundscapesA psychologist plans to sweeten people's dreams using their smartphones. Professor Richard Wiseman expects thousands of people to take part in an experiment in manipulating dreams.Participants will download a specially designed iPhone app that turns...
New iPhone app aims to sweeten dreams
This year, standalone social business software will die

Olympus E-PL5 and E-PM2: Micro Four Thirds cameras with OM-D-like focusing, performance boosts (hands-on)

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We've been very impressed with Olympus' first OM-D camera, the EM-5. That model's 5-axis image stabilization and super-fast autofocus won us over, while the retro design appeased nostalgics as well. Now, it's time for that speedy shooting to make its way to the company's other Micro Four Thirds models...
Olympus E-PL5 and E-PM2: Micro Four Thirds cameras with OM-D-like focusing, performance boosts (hands-on)

Growing Its Influence, Klout Gets Strategic Investment From Microsoft -- And Serious Bing Integration

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Klout hasn’t just defied influential tech pundits, its social reputation scorecard has won them over. Now the sometimes-controversial startup aiming at search. The startup has just signed a strategic investment and partnership with Microsoft that, on top of new funding, will create a product and business relationship with the Bing...
Growing Its Influence, Klout Gets Strategic Investment From Microsoft -- And Serious Bing Integration
Ubuntu 13.04 boosts graphics performance to prepare for phones, tablets

Firefox 12 goes live with quiet updates, WebGL boosts

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Mozilla has posted the finished release of Firefox 12. The browser has a key update each for Mac and Windows users. Windows' update is most conspicuous and doesn't need the user to confirm the update in a User Account Control prompt on Vista or 7. Mac users see a lift,...
Firefox 12 goes live with quiet updates, WebGL boosts

Citrix boosts VDI offering, talks up cloud-based future at Synergy confab

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Citrix Systems is upgrading XenDesktop, acquiring Virtual Computer, introducing a new type of hardware-assisted thin client and initiating a cloud project in an effort to make its virtual desktop infrastructure offering more attractive....
Citrix boosts VDI offering, talks up cloud-based future at Synergy confab

Apple increases dividend by 15%, boosts capital return spending to $100B through 2015

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Apple on Tuesday announced what the company characterized as a "significant increase" to its capital return program, with plans to utilize $100 billion in cash by the end of calendar 2015.    ...
Apple increases dividend by 15%, boosts capital return spending to $100B through 2015

Developer-friendly Twitter alternative App.net hits 100,000 registered users, 9 months after launch

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App.net, the Twitter-style platform launched with great ideological pomp last August following a successful crowdfunding campaign, has hit 100,000 registered users today. Founder Dalton Caldwell has confirmed the milestone with us, and coincidentally, it looks like a giveaway of 500 accounts via The Next Web’s Facebook page helped push it...
Developer-friendly Twitter alternative App.net hits 100,000 registered users, 9 months after launch

Windows 8 boots 33% faster than Windows 7, according to testing

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Windows 8 is something that you can now download for free, provided that you don’t mind the 90 day licence. Those who pirated the RTM build and have been stuck on a 30 day countdown rejoice, you now have more time. However, just how much better is Windows 8 than...
Windows 8 boots 33% faster than Windows 7, according to testing

Sony report details what Kaz Hirai has achieved in his first year as CEO

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In recent years, Sony's state of the union report has made for wince-inducing reading, but one year into Kaz Hirai's "One Sony" strategy we seem to be seeing hints of a turnaround. The company is trumpeting its return to profitability after several loss-making quarters, thanks to boosts in its...
Sony report details what Kaz Hirai has achieved in his first year as CEO

Game Insight announces Mystery Manor Blitz

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Mobile Social developer Game Insight today announced its newest Mystery Manor game for mobile devices: Mystery Manor Blitz, which will launch for iPad later this year. Mystery Manor Blitz is will feature many of the usual staples present in hidden object games: Players are invited to explore the mansion of...
Game Insight announces Mystery Manor Blitz

Staying Optimistic Boosts Immune System and Health

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Staying Optimistic Boosts Immune System and Health
HTC 8X boosts Windows Phone 8′s profile further (photos)

HP boosts all-in-one PC lines with three entry-level models

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HP has announced four new consumer-level all-in-one PCs to supplement its Windows 8 lineup, with two of them including multitouch technology. The touchscreen models, the HP Envy 23 TouchSmart and Envy 20 TouchSmart, offer 10-point multitouch technology. For the budget-conscious, the HP Pavilion 20 brings many of the improvements of...
HP boosts all-in-one PC lines with three entry-level models
Android this week: Snapseed arrives; Galaxy S III update coming; PC-less MP3 is here

Vizio Co-star update brings enhanced Google Play experience, boosts performance

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Vizio has released an update that adds enhanced Google Play features and a performance boost to the affordable and adorable Vizio Co-star. Owners of the tiny Google TV box can now buy or rent directly from the Google Play Store and sync purchases made on other devices. There's also...
Vizio Co-star update brings enhanced Google Play experience, boosts performance

Galaxy S4 shot of pure Android boosts relationships, not sales

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The special Google version of Samsung's phone isn't likely to be a big seller, but there are other reasons to offer it. [Read more]...
Galaxy S4 shot of pure Android boosts relationships, not sales

Buffer's new Twitter optimization partnership with Moz boosts retweets and click-throughs 200%

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now If a tweet falls in the forest, does anybody hear it? With 555 million Twitter users and 58 million tweets on an average day, good luck. Enter tweet optimization. For almost three years,  Buffer has been providing tweet optimization services:...
Buffer's new Twitter optimization partnership with Moz boosts retweets and click-throughs 200%

Apple Beats Targets, Boosts Dividend

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If Apple’s recent stock market performance had got you thinking 2013 might be a year to forget, you might want to reconsider. The company just turned in an old school beat. For the quarter ended in March, the company reported earnings of $10.09 per share on revenue of $43.6 billion....
Apple Beats Targets, Boosts Dividend

Archos boosts Elements line with Archos 80 xenon 3G tablet

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Android device developer linktextArchos has revealed the latest addition to the Elements range of tablets, the ARCHOS 80 xenon, a specially designed 8î tablet with built-in 3G and WiFi. This Googleô certified tablet features a powerful Qualcomm Quad-core CPU at 1.2 GHz, Androidô, 4.1 "Jelly Bean" on a clear IPS...
Archos boosts Elements line with Archos 80 xenon 3G tablet

ET deals: Dell Inspiron 15R Ivy Bridge laptop for $599

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This year’s new PC launches went a bit differently than we’ve seen in the past. Not only was Intel’s new platform, known as Ivy Bridge, delayed until May, but as a result we saw manufacturers dropping prices to keep consumer interest up. When Ivy Bridge finally hit the market, PC...
ET deals: Dell Inspiron 15R Ivy Bridge laptop for $599

Microsoft board member retiring; company boosts dividend

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Gilmartin This just in, two pieces of news from Microsoft’s board of directors this afternoon … Microsoft board member Raymond Gilmartin, who has been a director of the company for more than a decade, has decided not to seek re-election at the company’s upcoming shareholder meeting. Gilmartin, the former Merck...
Microsoft board member retiring; company boosts dividend

AMD's new Richland APU boosts clocks and adds features, but it's a just minor Trinity refresh

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AMD's Richland is debuting today, as a modest refresh of the Trinity platform that debuted last year. Rumors that the chip would contain a major new GPU core or other significant tech advance were incorrect, but there are some power improvements and software updates that should make the chip more...
AMD's new Richland APU boosts clocks and adds features, but it's a just minor Trinity refresh

Seagate Starts Selling GoFlex Portable Thunderbolt Adapter

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The slow trickle of new Thunderbolt products continues. Seagate has begun selling a $99 Thunderbolt adapter for their GoFlex series of portable (2.5") external hard drives: The GoFlex series is a set of external hard drives with interchangeable interface adapters that allow their hard drives to switch between different interfaces....
Seagate Starts Selling GoFlex Portable Thunderbolt Adapter
Acer's $299 Chromebook boosts memory, battery life, and storage

Gaia Interactive launches RumbleKitten on iOS

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Monster Galaxy developer Gaia Interactive’s newest game, RumbleKitten, is now on available on the iTunes App Store. RumbleKitten is a free-to-play gesture-based game, set in a Dickensian world where orphaned cats engage in “underground tickle fights” in order to gain freedom from the oppression of local kingpin Daddy Cat....
Gaia Interactive launches RumbleKitten on iOS

Amazon’s new CloudDrive app still leans heavily on web

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One of the nice things about storage services Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft SkyDrive is the ability to upload, browse and access files stored in the cloud from the Mac OS X Finder or Windows Explorer, as if they were files on your hard drive. Attempting to keep up, Amazon...
Amazon’s new CloudDrive app still leans heavily on web
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