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Google+ redesigns and says 100m of its 170m users used it in past 30 days

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Search engine's catchup social network grows number of users rapidly but engagement data remains sketchy while company seeks to make sharing "more awesome"Google says 170m people have registered for its Google+ service since it was launched 10 months ago - and that 100m have "engaged" with the service at least...
Google+ redesigns and says 100m of its 170m users used it in past 30 days

An Android User’s Take On Yesterday’s iPhone News

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Yesterday’s Apple keynote was, I think more than ever, a testament to Steve Jobs’s presentation skills. Faced with an audience that had already seen the grand finale, he still had no trouble evoking plenty of gleeful gasps and applause. He even managed to make the now-infamous Wifi glitch amusing and...
An Android User’s Take On Yesterday’s iPhone News
Thrillist CEO: 45% of revenue now comes from our iPhone app

Nielsen Ratings To Include Net-Only TV Viewer Figures

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Nielsen is about to step into the 21st Century and tap viewing data for TV watchers who only ever see content online. Nielsen has until now compiled its TV viewing figures from U.S. homes that access TV over the airwaves or via cable, but it is poised to include...
Nielsen Ratings To Include Net-Only TV Viewer Figures

How One Startup Responded When Facebook Started Gunning For Its Business

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The CEO of MyList, a startup with a Facebook app for assembling Pinterest-like collections of interesting items, says Facebook is playing catchup to his company with its new "Want" buttons and "Collections" feature.  That's brave talk for a company whose product may have just been made obsolete by the very...
How One Startup Responded When Facebook Started Gunning For Its Business

Facebook Mafia Baby Quora Raises $50M

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Mr. Cheever (flickr.com/techrunch) Those Facebookers are making it rain and the IPO isn't even scheduled until Friday. The Wall Street Journal reports today that ex-Facebookers Adam D'Angelo and Charlie Cheever have raised a new $50 million round of funding for their Q&A site Quora, led by--surprise!--Facebook board member Peter Thiel. The...
Facebook Mafia Baby Quora Raises $50M

CTIA: Clearwire’s Qualcomm Deal May Lead to Carrier Contracts

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Clearwire Corp. Chief Executive Erik Prusch said he can make wholesale deals with the largest carriers such as AT&T Inc. after signing a deal with Qualcomm Inc. to provide chips that work with the company’s high-speed wireless network. Prusch said the chips would work on differing versions of the 4G...
CTIA: Clearwire’s Qualcomm Deal May Lead to Carrier Contracts

Just in time for iPhone 5, AT&T activates LTE in Seattle, Portland

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AT&T announced this morning that it has turned on its 4G LTE wireless network in Seattle and Portland, as the company prepares for the launch of the LTE-enabled iPhone 5 later this week. Users of existing LTE-enabled devices on AT&T’s network should also see the benefits of the upgrade. LTE...
Just in time for iPhone 5, AT&T activates LTE in Seattle, Portland

Samsung's 'Galaxy S4': What you need to know

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Samsung is set to make a big splash Thursday evening with the launch of its next Galaxy smartphone, which the company has dropped heavy hints will be called the Galaxy S4. Here's a catchup for those wondering what rumors are out about Samsung's new flagship so far, before the event...
Samsung's 'Galaxy S4': What you need to know

2014 Toyota Highlander gets a much-needed update in NYC

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Toyota plays catchup with the mid-sized SUV market, adding new style, new tech, and new safety features to the 2014 Highlander. [Read more]...
2014 Toyota Highlander gets a much-needed update in NYC

iPad mini: review of Apple's newest tablet

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Google's Nexus 7 and Amazon's Kindle Fire got into the mini-tablet market first - so can Apple successfully play catchup?Remember the iPod mini? When Apple launched that in January 2004, at a time when a huge swathe of the fast-growing digital music player market was still up for grabs, people...
iPad mini: review of Apple's newest tablet

Google Drive desktop app adds in-app file sharing, catches up to 2010's Dropbox

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Sure, you could see and manage your Google Drive files from within the comfort of your PC / Mac file management system, but you couldn't publicly share them with friends -- until now. Google Drive files are now sharable via right click directly on your desktop, meaning the Drive...
Google Drive desktop app adds in-app file sharing, catches up to 2010's Dropbox
Time Warner Cable plays catchup, now lets customers stream on-demand content anywhere
Yammer CEO: Here's Why I Moved My Company To Silicon Valley

LG debuts Optimus UI 3.0 to compete with HTC Sense and Samsung TouchWiz

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Playing catchup in the Android smartphone market to Samsung and in some respects HTC, Korean electronics giant LG has today launched an updated version of its custom Android user interface — Optimus UI 3.0 — making it easier for handset owners to interact with their LG smartphones. With HTC now...
LG debuts Optimus UI 3.0 to compete with HTC Sense and Samsung TouchWiz
Cloud: Microsoft Cloud Floats to China (Without Microsoft)
T-Mobile LTE service coming to USA in 2013

What people dont know about the iPad: many press apps are mocks.

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After two weeks I got one (see my review after 24 hours), I barely use my iPad, it must be me, but I miss the keyboard too much for normal stuff I do online, it’s mostly a reading device and when I read books, I generally read outside and...
What people dont know about the iPad: many press apps are mocks.

Zeebox is set to let cordcutters join its social TV party thanks to a deal with Gracenote

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Social TV app Zeebox received a lot of attention last year as it rolled out across the US, Australia and Ireland, and yet until now it’s only been useful if you’re watching a show at the time it’s being transmitted. A new deal with media data company Gracenote may change...
Zeebox is set to let cordcutters join its social TV party thanks to a deal with Gracenote

20 Best iPhone and iPad apps this week

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Blue Note by Groovebug, Radioplayer, Givit, Netbot, Digg for iPad, Mila, Shelby Genius and moreRoll up, roll up for this week's roundup of the best new iPhone and iPad apps. Games aren't included, because iOS games are in the separate weekly mobile/tablet games post, which this week included the likes...
20 Best iPhone and iPad apps this week

Why Netflix Money May Be Expensive For Viacom

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Like lots of other Big Media companies, Viacom has seen a flood of new revenue show up from digital services in the past few years, primarily via Netflix and Viacom. At first blush this seems like the best-case scenario for Viacom and every other Big Media player: Netflix et al...
Why Netflix Money May Be Expensive For Viacom

If you were offline this weekend, here's your Monday tech news catchup

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Look. Away. From. The. Internet. Yes, it’s hard to do, but if you somehow managed it this weekend, here’s a catchup of what you missed. We’ve included a roundup of the news and good reads from The Next Web and beyond. In the news Facebook’s new temporary dev office in...
If you were offline this weekend, here's your Monday tech news catchup

Xbox One: should TV broadcasters be afraid?

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Microsoft focused on TV over games as it unveiled its new generation console - and it could threaten rival platformsXbox One's voice and gesture-activated TV wizardry is unlikely to leave BSkyB worried about its future. But with big name games and on-demand content Microsoft is aiming to maintain Xbox's appeal...
Xbox One: should TV broadcasters be afraid?

With HP now in the game, the enterprise cloud fray gets more interesting

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As expected, Hewlett-Packard will announce general availability of its OpenStack compute cloud this week. And with that, the whole enterprise cloud picture gets more interesting. It’s easy to discount HP given its long-running troubles, but the IT giant still has lots of customers — the types of customers that make major IT decisions...
With HP now in the game, the enterprise cloud fray gets more interesting

ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: T-Mobile USA

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The dresses in the commercials may be magenta, but the ink on the balance sheets is red. T-Mobile USA continues to slip behind its rivals. Can the rebel mobile carrier find a new CEO to bring it back to prominence before Deutsche Telekom hangs up? The Basics T-Mobile USA (a...
ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: T-Mobile USA

Intel Inside Your TV: The Chip Guys Want to Become Cable Guys

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Who’s going to take on the cable guys? Lots of really big, powerful tech companies with heaps of clout and money — Google, Apple, and Microsoft, for starters — have looked at the pay TV business and decided it doesn’t make sense for them to try to really compete. But...
Intel Inside Your TV: The Chip Guys Want to Become Cable Guys

TV Catchup for Android arrives on Google Play

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TVCatchup, our favorite and most-used TV-watching service has brought its app over to Android. The service, which we've found to be much more reliable than the BBC's live streams on our flaky connection, lets you watch nearly 60 free-to-air channels available in the UK. The ad-supported app is available...
TV Catchup for Android arrives on Google Play

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar & CTO Richard Tom Re-Emerge To Build A Stealth Startup In L.A.

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Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar and CTO Richard Tom are working on a new stealth startup, according to sources. While details of their plans are still a little fuzzy, the two have secured office space in Los Angeles and are actively hiring engineers for their new startup. Kilar, of course,...
Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar & CTO Richard Tom Re-Emerge To Build A Stealth Startup In L.A.
Showyou finally lets you multitask during Airplay streaming
Google’s Transparency Report: A Good And Troubling Thing
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?