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Here's Why AOL Never Spun Out Ad.com, Despite All The Rumors (AOL)

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Over coffee a couple months ago, a former AOL executive told us that Ned Brody, the CEO of what used to be called AOL's Advertising.com Group, once lobbied with AOL CEO Tim Armstrong for a spinoff from the larger company. The idea makes some sense. The Advertising.com Group, particularly the...
Here's Why AOL Never Spun Out Ad.com, Despite All The Rumors (AOL)

Lenovo's IdeaTab 2110a transforming tablet hits the FCC, doesn't mind the mess

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From the looks of it, the coffee-chugging folks in the FCC's underground bunker were so excited about investigating Lenovo's IdeaTab 2110 that they didn't have time to clean up. The transforming tablet (with optional keyboard dock) was splayed and tested to determine if its 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0...
Lenovo's IdeaTab 2110a transforming tablet hits the FCC, doesn't mind the mess

Starbucks vs. Peets: Why the iPhone matters more than the coffee http://bit.ly/apQuvK by @ZiaYusuf > Peets missing out on mobile

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Starbucks vs. Peets: Why the iPhone matters more than the coffee http://bit.ly/apQuvK by @ZiaYusuf > Peets missing out on mobile

Trakr for iOS takes the pain out of tracking things by handling the numbers

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If you’re trying to keep track of the miles you’ve run, the cups of water you drink in a day, or anything else numerical in nature, boy have I found an app for you. Trakr for iOS is a super simple app that lets you track anything you can imagine,...
Trakr for iOS takes the pain out of tracking things by handling the numbers

The Economist's Data Editor: Big data may be too hyped, but here's how it will change the world

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Is there too much hype around ‘big data’? Kenneth Cukier thinks so, and yet he remains passionate about what we can achieve with it. Cukier is the Data Editor at The Economist and co-author of the book Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think. At...
The Economist's Data Editor: Big data may be too hyped, but here's how it will change the world
90 Seconds on The Verge: Google, ABC, and 'Saturday Night Live'

How online ruined dating ... forever

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From OkCupid to Match.com, Grindr and Tinder, dating just isn't what it used to be. FORTUNE -- It was iconic 80's rocker singer Pat Benatar who popularized the phrase "love is a battlefield." But it has been the ubiquity of the mobile Internet that realized it. A few weeks ago,...
How online ruined dating ... forever

Here's How Much Your LinkedIn Data Is Worth (LNKD)

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Capstone analyst Rory Maher thinks LinkedIn stock would be worth an extra $5 per share if the company were to package its "growing database of employee and professional information" and sell it in the form of new products. So how much is your LinkedIn data worth? Some math. LinkedIn has 103.3 million...
Here's How Much Your LinkedIn Data Is Worth (LNKD)

Coffee with Chris Hitchen (@ The Rathdowne Street Food Store) http://4sq.com/9kQKgA

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Coffee with Chris Hitchen (@ The Rathdowne Street Food Store) http://4sq.com/9kQKgA

☆ incredible situation where people were queuing to get a coffee from one machine where the second one was abandoned http://j.mp/dpVF92

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☆ incredible situation where people were queuing to get a coffee from one machine where the second one was abandoned http://j.mp/dpVF92

Timer for iPhone offers a simple proposition: you need to time things and it has buttons to do it

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Each day I make myself a pot of coffee with my simple glass Chemex brewer. To do this I need to time three separate processes, every morning. First, I set a timer for about a minute and a half. That’s how long it takes my electric kettle to boil 20...
Timer for iPhone offers a simple proposition: you need to time things and it has buttons to do it

Canon captures your coffee in a 70-200mm telephoto lens

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Canon captures your coffee in a 70-200mm telephoto lens

Playsurface touchscreen computing table hands-on (video)

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Let's be honest -- the first time we saw the Microsoft Surface in action, we all dreamt of getting our grubby fingers on our very own unit. Five years later, we're no closer to the dream of a touchscreen coffee tablet in every living room. Templeman Automation, thankfully, shares...
Playsurface touchscreen computing table hands-on (video)

How To Make A Million Dollars With A Hot Dog Cart

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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. My wife, Claudia...
How To Make A Million Dollars With A Hot Dog Cart

If This Company Has Its Way, Every Gadget We Own Will Be Waterproof From The Inside Out

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Have you ever dropped your phone in water? If you've fallen victim to one of the most common smartphone mishaps, you'll definitely be interested in HZO's technology. HZO's big news at CES 2013 is that now besides being immune to water, its coating is completely resistant to coffee, beer, sports...
If This Company Has Its Way, Every Gadget We Own Will Be Waterproof From The Inside Out

The Coffee Party Movement: How it was started on Facebook as a response to the Tea Party and is becoming a movement in its own right

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The Coffee Party Movement: How it was started on Facebook as a response to the Tea Party and is becoming a movement in its own right

Who is buying e-readers? Not me, but paralegals, dietitians and iPod owners sure are

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The Nook As I’ve noted in the past, I am not a big fan of electronic reading devices. (In addition to having little time to read books these days, I just can’t stomach the idea of carrying around yet another device). Blue Kai, the online advertising company with operations in...
Who is buying e-readers? Not me, but paralegals, dietitians and iPod owners sure are

Hello, Foot? It’s Microsoft. Shooting you is our idea.

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[Deep in the heart of Redmond, WA] Hello, Foot? You’re looking well today. I see you’re wearing the nice new Windows Phone 7 Series shoe we designed for you. It looks very nice. I’m sorry to have to be the one to tell you this, but we’re going to have...
Hello, Foot? It’s Microsoft. Shooting you is our idea.

Verizon offers another way to pick up a Square reader, make your eventual fortune

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Not that there's been a lack of ways to pickup a Square credit card reader, but if you happen to find yourself in a Verizon Wireless store with a few extra bucks and the burning desire to open your own boutique business (and you're not craving coffee or a...
Verizon offers another way to pick up a Square reader, make your eventual fortune

Lego-Like Bricks Go Green, Are Still Painful to Step On

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"Mom, why do my Lego blocks taste like coffee?" OK, they're not really Lego bricks, but Eco Bricks put a green spin on everybody's favorite building toy....
Lego-Like Bricks Go Green, Are Still Painful to Step On
Fun Friday: Back In The Day

Saveology Valentine's Day Offers (Lady Fortune Chocolates, Starbucks Coffee, MORE) at Saveology

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Saveology Valentine's Day Offers (Lady Fortune Chocolates, Starbucks Coffee, MORE) at Saveology

Dunkin' Dounts takes a page out of Disney's book: Sprays coffee scents into buses

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Here’s what’s new in the world of awesomely invasive advertising: Dunkin’ Donuts is now spraying the scent of coffee into South Korean buses in order to attract new customers. The technology, as reported by BostInno, works as such: #1. An aromatic sprayer is installed and outfitted with Dunkin’ Donuts coffee...
Dunkin' Dounts takes a page out of Disney's book: Sprays coffee scents into buses

Augmented reality browser Junaio offers less 'clunky' apps, new API for developers (video)

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Remember Metaio? Back in February we reported on the company's rather neat brand of markerless augmented reality, and now it has some fresh news: a major revamp to its Junaio AR browser for iOS and Android. The browser is an open platform for a myriad of smaller AR apps...
Augmented reality browser Junaio offers less 'clunky' apps, new API for developers (video)

Coffee doesn't make you more alert

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Coffee doesn't make you more alert

Tim Cook is auctioning off a coffee and chat with him at Apple HQ for charity, estimated value is $50k

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According to a Charitybuzz release today, Apple CEO Tim Cook is holding a charity auction (the listing says ‘donated by Tim Cook’) for coffee and a chat with him at the company’s headquarters. The auction benefits the RFK Center for Justice and Human Rights and just went live this morning,...
Tim Cook is auctioning off a coffee and chat with him at Apple HQ for charity, estimated value is $50k
How to make your own coffee stained smart cover for the new iPad - Verge Forums

I'm at Scooters Coffee in Kansas City, MO http://gowal.la/c/MyiW

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I'm at Scooters Coffee in Kansas City, MO http://gowal.la/c/MyiW

Facebook Nearby is not a Foursquare killer yet

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Facebook’s upgrade to its Nearby mobile feature was framed as a Foursquare killer by some with its ability to provide local search, recommendations and information. But in trying out Nearby, Foursquare still comes out on top for me as a local search tool. That’s to be expected when you consider all the investments Foursquare...
Facebook Nearby is not a Foursquare killer yet

Jet Lag

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It's 3am in the morning and I'm wide awake in a hotel room in Tokyo, having slept for about five hours. My head is pounding because I haven't had coffee in 30 hours. I'm fixing myself an espresso and getting out my Nexus 7 for some reading. Emily suggested I...
Jet Lag
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