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Girlhood explained online

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Parents worry about what their daughters are exposed to online, not realising there are sites where young women are helping each other to get through adolescenceWhat must it be like growing up female now? What must it feel like to be 14 today, growing up in a world where, rather...
Girlhood explained online

How To Treat Your Employees

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Editor’s note: James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and entrepreneur. He has started and sold several companies, run a VC fund, and is an active investor in many private companies. His latest books are I Was Blind But Now I See and 40 Alternatives to College. You can follow him on Twitter @jaltucher. Wade had sex...
How To Treat Your Employees

Chinese Twitter-like Service Braces for Negative Impact of Real-name Registration

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Beijing's new real-name registration policy for the nation's Twitter-like platforms could lead to a "dramatic scenario", preventing many users from publishing......
Chinese Twitter-like Service Braces for Negative Impact of Real-name Registration

HP Braces for Layoffs: Why?

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Analysis: The stage is set for HP to cut as many as 30,000 employees -- almost as many employees as Apple has added in the last two years....
HP Braces for Layoffs: Why?

Apple braces for significant shortage of new iMacs

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Apple's newly redesigned iMacs will debut later in the December quarter, and the company expects the all-in-one desktops will face significant supply constraints through the end of the year....
Apple braces for significant shortage of new iMacs

"Deletion as the Default" -- Snapchat and Ephemerality in a Mobile Photo World

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Everyone loves a good selfie — just not necessarily for more than 10 seconds. That looks to be evident with Snapchat, the self-destructing photo messaging service that has exploded in popularity in just a short time. Even for mobile photo services — which are both incredibly popular right now and...
"Deletion as the Default" -- Snapchat and Ephemerality in a Mobile Photo World

The answer to Chinese pollution? It's in Japan

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Despite tension between the two powers, solutions to China's pollution woes may be in Japan. By Michael Fitzpatrick, contributor FORTUNE -- As Japan braces for a Chinese export it never asked for--toxic clouds of pollution--it is stepping up its green technology transfers in hopes they will clean the air. Mending...
The answer to Chinese pollution? It's in Japan

Hurricane Sandy Causes Google To Cancel Its Android Event

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Hurricane Sandy Causes Google To Cancel Its Android Event: Which one to go with: God sees further fragmentation inbound, intervenes Mother Nature loves her iPad, proves it Google braces for category 5 "Hurricane iPad mini" Too many choices. Seriously though, bad luck....
Hurricane Sandy Causes Google To Cancel Its Android Event
Tween Bites Teacher for Taking Away His Cell Phone

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?

IDC: Apple's iPad Grew Q2 Tablet Share To 68% As It Braces For Windows 8, Amazon And Nexus Competition

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After Amazon launched its $199 Kindle Fire tablet last autumn, a lot of observers thought it could prove to be the competition to Apple’s iPad that other Android tablets had so far failed to deliver. Some numbers out from IDC today, however, show that as Amazon continues to sell the...
IDC: Apple's iPad Grew Q2 Tablet Share To 68% As It Braces For Windows 8, Amazon And Nexus Competition
Autopsy shows 27-inch iMac is positively austere on the inside

pretty sure this guy is my new hero

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…Slocum says into the mic, “We’re done,” stops reading notes, and braces for impact. The river below has boulders the size of Volkswagens. – How A $500 Craigslist Car Beat $400K Rally Racers...
pretty sure this guy is my new hero
Samsung braces for a tough year, says it will step up patent defense against Apple

iPad Mini: new Apple tablet may pose a major threat to Amazon and Google

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Tech market braces for latest product from Apple, with analysts predicting new device could cut into sales of Kindle lineApple's expected launch on Tuesday of an "iPad mini" - which some think could also be called the iPad Play, iPad Air, or iPad U - will find an eager market...
iPad Mini: new Apple tablet may pose a major threat to Amazon and Google

The absolute best gear for this emergency, or the next

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This post originally appeared on The Wirecutter – A list of amazing gadgets. Some people in New York are fine, some are not. I don’t know that this list of helpful emergency gear will be helpful this late, but I figure it’s better than one more post about which smartphone...
The absolute best gear for this emergency, or the next

For tech stocks, anything but great news is bad news

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A moody market braces for a big earnings week. How ugly will it get? It's time to face the music. When leading tech companies offer their earnings numbers this week, Wall Street's focus won't be on how healthy their overseas businesses are, or how strong sales were during the holiday...
For tech stocks, anything but great news is bad news

Time Inc. Braces for Layoffs This Week

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Here comes the news that Time Inc. employees have been dreading for months: Sources say the world’s largest magazine publisher is expected to begin a significant round of layoffs this week. I don’t have more details about the coming cuts. But Time Inc. employees I’ve spoken too seem to put...
Time Inc. Braces for Layoffs This Week

Review: The Ten One Magnus is a wonderfully minimal magnetic stand for iPad 2

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I was convinced that it was a given that I could no longer be surprised by a desktop stand for the iPad. There are really only so many forms that a stand to hold a 10-inch tablet upright can take. Well, the Magnus from Ten One surprised me once when...
Review: The Ten One Magnus is a wonderfully minimal magnetic stand for iPad 2

Microsoft announces Q1 earnings with $5.31 billion in profit, braces for Windows 8 surge

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It's Microsoft's turn at quiet-before-the-storm quarterly results, and that's evident in the fiscal first quarter earnings it just dropped on our laps. The Redmond team is reporting $16.01 billion in revenue, but a more modest than usual $5.31 billion in profit over the summer -- while it's healthier than...
Microsoft announces Q1 earnings with $5.31 billion in profit, braces for Windows 8 surge

How To Cut Your Nails In Zero Gravity

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One of the lesser known obstacles of space travel is cutting your nails without making a huge mess. Canadian Space Agency astronaut Chris Hadfield explains: "[Fingernail bits] won't fall to the ground [in space]. You can't sweep them up. They're gonna float everywhere, they'll get in your eyes, people will...
How To Cut Your Nails In Zero Gravity

Codecademy expands into server side languages with Python support for its "millions" of users

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Codecademy, one of the shining stars in the “learn to code” movement, has offered front-end technologies like JavaScript, jQuery, HTML and CSS since August of last year. These are, at least by my own standards, the absolute easiest languages to start off with, but don’t offer the same possibilities as a...
Codecademy expands into server side languages with Python support for its "millions" of users

Nasdaq Braces for Facebook IPO

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Facebook executives met with potential investors in California, while the Nasdaq conducted a test of its IPO auction systems ahead of the social network's landmark debut in the coming week....
Nasdaq Braces for Facebook IPO
Google braces for fines in Europe over privacy policy

Chinese microblog Sina Weibo eyes new revenues as it braces for the impact of real-name rules

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Chinese Internet giant Sina is looking to diversify the monetisation strategies of its Sina Weibo microblog as it prepares for impending new regulation that is likely to reduce usage of the service. The company says the real name regulation, which are due to go live on March 16 and aimed at...
Chinese microblog Sina Weibo eyes new revenues as it braces for the impact of real-name rules

After Riding Facebook to the Top, GSV Capital Braces for a Bumpy Ride Back Down

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Meanwhile, in Zucklandia… Today, in Facebook hangovers: GSV Capital, a firm that got a big boost from its 2011 investment in the company. The New York Times reports GSV is now taking its lumps, thanks to that very same investment. As Social Network star Justin Timberlake once put it: What goes around,...
After Riding Facebook to the Top, GSV Capital Braces for a Bumpy Ride Back Down

Perfect 10 Sues Tumblr For Copyright Infringement Over Nude Photos

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Perfect 10 via Wikimedia Perfect 10, the company behind a nudie magazine and website celebrating the standout examples of the unenhanced female form, has filed a lawsuit against Tumblr for copyright violations. In a complaint filed in the Southern District of New York on Friday, Perfect 10 alleges that Tumblr...
Perfect 10 Sues Tumblr For Copyright Infringement Over Nude Photos

Sony CEO Sir Howard Stringer steps down as company braces for fourth year of net losses

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Welsh-born Sony CEO and President Sir Howard Stringer is to step down after six years, the company said today. The company is struggling to maintain its standing as its TV division loses ground....
Sony CEO Sir Howard Stringer steps down as company braces for fourth year of net losses

Twitter security braces for further attacks

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Micro-blogging site Twitter has upgraded security features in a bid to combat the growing number of hacking attacks.    ...
Twitter security braces for further attacks

EE Will Double 4G Speeds To 130Mbps As It Aims To Pass 1M LTE Users By Dec. 2013

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EE, currently the only mobile carrier offering 4G LTE services in the UK, plans to double the speed of its mobile data network in the country’s 10 biggest cities to 130 megabits per second, as it braces itself for competition from other carriers that are scrambling to get their own...
EE Will Double 4G Speeds To 130Mbps As It Aims To Pass 1M LTE Users By Dec. 2013
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