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Twitter fights court order to hand over tweets in Occupier's trial

Occupy Wall Street protester vows to fight subpoena over Twitter account

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Malcolm Harris's lawyer says order from prosecutors which demands release of three months' worth of tweets is improperA writer and Occupy Wall Street activist whose tweets have become the subject of a subpoena by a New York prosecutor is seeking to quash the order in court.A lawyer for Malcolm Harris,...
Occupy Wall Street protester vows to fight subpoena over Twitter account

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New York Judge Overrules Twitter: Tweets Broadcast to the Public ‘Belong to the Public’

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(Photo: Scott Beale, Laughing Squid) Things are not looking very good for Malcolm Harris, the Occupy Wall Street protestor who was arrested for disorderly conduct for taking place in the 2011 protest march across the Brooklyn Bridge. Back in April, a Judge ruled that your tweets are not your own,...
New York Judge Overrules Twitter: Tweets Broadcast to the Public ‘Belong to the Public’

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Social media judge says tweets are for cops

Tweet Free or Die: In Defense of Occupy Protester, Twitter Fights the Man

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Taking a bold stance on the privacy rights of its users, Twitter on Tuesday filed a motion to quash a New York state court ruling that would require the company to hand over information on one of its users, Malcolm Harris, in connection with an ongoing investigation. “As we said...
Tweet Free or Die: In Defense of Occupy Protester, Twitter Fights the Man

Floored unveils 3D modeling for real estate in the form of an app

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So you’ve built something revolutionary. Great job. Here’s some bad news: That wasn’t the hard part. Now you have to find a way to make money off of it. Backward engineering a cool technological innovation into a lucrative business model is not always easy. Here’s one company doing just that....
Floored unveils 3D modeling for real estate in the form of an app

Hilarious Examples Of How Awful Apple's New Maps App Is (AAPL)

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Less than a day after Apple released iOS 6 and unveiled its in-house maps, users have gone to Twitter and Tumblr to post their most ridiculous findings. When using the 3D feature, some searches end up showing you an apocalyptic rendition of some of the world's most cherished monuments. Here...
Hilarious Examples Of How Awful Apple's New Maps App Is (AAPL)

Court: Tweets 'Gifted To The World', Twitter Hands Over Protester's Secret Info

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After months of resistance, Twitter has succumb to legal pressure to hand over the protected tweets of an Occupy Wall Street protester to a New York court. Prosecutors in the case believe the private messages undermine protester Malcolm Harris’s “not-guilty” defense that he and 700 other protesters were unknowingly lurred...
Court: Tweets 'Gifted To The World', Twitter Hands Over Protester's Secret Info

NY Tech Day Is Sold Out, and Here’s Who’s Going

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The Armory, in a time before startups. (http://dmna.ny.gov) The all-day startup showcase that is NY Tech Day is this Thursday, and the organizers have just released the list of participants, sponsors, and keynote speakers. More than 160 companies will be there exhibiting, including Birchbox, Boxee, Chartbeat (new logo today!), Meetup,...
NY Tech Day Is Sold Out, and Here’s Who’s Going
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Twitter fights back against subpoena of Occupy protester's tweets

New York City Subpoenas More Tweets

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Today Jeff Rae (@jeffrae), a self-described rabble rouser, agitator, organizer and labor activist, posted a letter to Scribd that he received from Twitter informing him that the micro-blogging platform had received a legal process for information related to his account. The letter said that the legal process "requires Twitter to produce documents related...
New York City Subpoenas More Tweets

Apple's New iOS 6 Maps App Drawing Significant Criticism

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One of the largest changes in iOS 6 is Apple's decision to replace its Google-powered Maps app with its own solution powered by a combination of its own work and data licensed from other companies such as TomTom. Throughout the developer beta testing process, numerous users reported on the relatively...
Apple's New iOS 6 Maps App Drawing Significant Criticism

A Judge That Loves Facebook Just Made A Weird Ruling Over Twitter

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A New York judge that fancies himself a social media expert has ruled that cops have the right to search through the Twitter account of a person who helped organize a protest. The protest was tied to the Occupy Wall Street movement. Malcolm Harris was one of hundreds charged with...
A Judge That Loves Facebook Just Made A Weird Ruling Over Twitter

Apple ebook anti-trust trial set for 9-12 days in early June

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The Justice Department, state governments and Apple met in a Manhattan courtroom on Thursday before US District Denise Cote to make arrangements for an upcoming trial in which Apple is accused of colluding with big publishers to fix the price of ebooks. The purpose of the hearing was to set...
Apple ebook anti-trust trial set for 9-12 days in early June

The Broadcastr Team Launches Its 'Next Evolution': Spun, A Local News App That Connects Content To Real-World Locations

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Here’s an app with a different take on personalized news — Spun, which delivers a mix of professional content relevant to your city. Spun was created by the same startup behind Broadcastr, an app allowing users to create audio content and pin it to real-world locations. Broadcastr is still available,...
The Broadcastr Team Launches Its 'Next Evolution': Spun, A Local News App That Connects Content To Real-World Locations
ElectNext Raises $1.3M To Provide Contextual Political Data To News Sites

Twitter argues fourth amendment defence over judge's Occupy order

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Site appeals against court request to hand over details of tweets relating to Occupy activist charged with disorderly conductTwitter has lodged an appeal against a New York judge's decision that it must hand over detailed information related to an Occupy Wall Street protester charged with disorderly conduct.In July, Twitter was...
Twitter argues fourth amendment defence over judge's Occupy order

I Just Ate At The Most Amazing Restaurant In The World

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A few weeks ago, I learned that one of my co-founders at Business Insider, Dwight Merriman, had gone into the restaurant business. I didn't know anything about Dwight's restaurant. All I heard was that the food was unusual. Specifically, our third co-founder, Kevin Ryan, had joked that it was...
I Just Ate At The Most Amazing Restaurant In The World

Twitter Adds Another Ex-Googler And First Amendment Vet to Its Legal Team

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Twitter’s legal team has grown by one, as former Google deputy general counsel Nicole Wong joins the microblogging service. Wong, who announced her new position via Twitter, will serve as legal director for the company. Wong joins a number of former Googlers on the legal team, including general counsel Alex...
Twitter Adds Another Ex-Googler And First Amendment Vet to Its Legal Team
Twitter agrees to hand over Occupy protestor data after lengthy dispute

Apple's iOS 6 Maps app already showing signs of improvements

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When Apple (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook said his team was working non-stop to to improve the decidedly subpar iOS 6 Maps app, he wasn’t kidding. Several MacRumors forum members are reporting that Apple’s quickly correcting some of its botched 3D Flyover views including the now-famous invisible Statue of Liberty. MacRumors...
Apple's iOS 6 Maps app already showing signs of improvements
Can We Agree That The Bridge Blow-Up Scene In Dark Knight Rises Is One Of The Most Amazing In Movie History?

Don’t Believe the Hype: New York VCs Think Brooklyn’s the Illest

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via itsasickness.com A week after we wondered whether Dumbo has hit maximum capacity--cobblestone streets, now in limited supply!--venture capitalists have arrived to big ups the borough. Will Porteous, general partner at RRE Ventures, tells peHUB that Brooklyn may just be the best place to launch, pointing out that eight RRE...
Don’t Believe the Hype: New York VCs Think Brooklyn’s the Illest
Apple Is Listening And Fixing Errors In Its Maps App (AAPL)

Believe Yahoo's tech makeover? Can I interest you in the Brooklyn Bridge?

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Max Levchin is a smart guy. He is joining the Yahoo board. Marissa Mayer is a really smart person. And only thing surprising is that it took so long for her become CEO of an internet company. Together, they can be unbeatable, in say a game of chess or discussing...
Believe Yahoo's tech makeover? Can I interest you in the Brooklyn Bridge?
Twitter hands over Occupy Wall Street protester's tweets to NY judge
No Sexism Here? Sequoia’s Greg McAdoo Says Venture Business Is A “Meritocracy”
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