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Have Arrington and Conway screwed up big time with their investment in Highlight?

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Tonight I’m getting message after message that friend after friend has joined Highlight (the photo above is of Paul Davison showing it off to some of its first users back in December on the day it launched into a closed beta). What is Highlight? Well, two weeks ago, in...
Have Arrington and Conway screwed up big time with their investment in Highlight?

Running Windows 8 on old or new hardware?

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Neil wonders if he could save money by installing the Windows 8 operating system on a Windows 7 tablet?I'm after a Windows 8 tablet/hybrid. Looking at the prices of these beasts, however, shows that they tend to be expensive. Is it possible to buy a Windows 7 tablet - which...
Running Windows 8 on old or new hardware?

Twitter finally launches native app for Windows 8 and Windows RT

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Twitter for Windows 8 has been released. You can download it in the Windows Store here. TNW has confirmed its availability. Enjoy. Still here? The application is built to support, and I quote Twitter, “the fast and fluid technology of Windows 8.” What does that mean? In essence that Twitter...
Twitter finally launches native app for Windows 8 and Windows RT

Andy Rubin Denies Plans To Leave Google, Claims 900,000 Android Devices Activated Daily

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Andy Rubin, head of Google’s Android unit, made one of his rare appearances on Twitter today, denying rumors that he’s leaving Google… And as usual, announced new Android activation numbers. Rubin’s tweet came in response to a rumor floated by Robert Scoble earlier today, in which Rubin was reportedly leaving...
Andy Rubin Denies Plans To Leave Google, Claims 900,000 Android Devices Activated Daily

Bing Ties Yellow Pages Sites For Most Accurate Local Data

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I April I wrote about a local data accuracy study preformed by a company called Implied Intelligence. The company offers data services to publishers and developers. In April the company found that yellow pages site Superpages bested Google Maps in terms of the accuracy and completeness of the local... Please...
Bing Ties Yellow Pages Sites For Most Accurate Local Data

An inside look at Google's Los Angeles Video hackathon

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This weekend, nearly 70 people teamed up at the Google offices in Los Angeles for the engineer’s equivalent of a slumber party: The LA Video Hackathon, a two-day adventure in developing apps for the Google TV and YouTube APIs. The end result: 14 apps presented to a panel of judges including...
An inside look at Google's Los Angeles Video hackathon

Nokia cops to powering Amazon's mapping service

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Well, Amazon is being pretty tight lipped about the details of its mapping service, but Nokia isn't afraid to spill the beans. A spokesperson for the Finish company, Sebastian Kurme, told The Next Web that Amazon is indeed licensing the Nokia Location Platform for its latest Google-shunning product. We...
Nokia cops to powering Amazon's mapping service

What is your favorite social relationship manager?

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There are a slew of social relationship managers that have been released in the past year and the space is really heating up. There’s Gist, here’s CEO T.A. McCann talking about it in front of the Google IO conference. But there’s Xobni, Rapportive, eTacts, and others. I’m trying them...
What is your favorite social relationship manager?

Nokia confirms: Amazon has licensed its Location Platform for maps and geocoding

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It’s not that a big surprise anymore, after Reuters earlier reported that Amazon teamed up with Nokia for mapping services, but to my knowledge the Finnish smartphone and mobile software maker has never actually confirmed this to date. However, in a message to The Next Web, Nokia confirms that yes,...
Nokia confirms: Amazon has licensed its Location Platform for maps and geocoding

Android hits 900,000 activations per day - and Andy Rubin's staying put

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Google's smartphone operating system hits new peak for daily activations, while Android chief denies rumours he's about to leave the company.Andy Rubin, the founder of Android (the company) and head of Android (the mobile software division at Google) is not leaving Google.And, simultaneously but unrelated, Android device activations are now...
Android hits 900,000 activations per day - and Andy Rubin's staying put

Syria drops offline, again

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At about 2:45 Eastern time (18:45 UTC), Internet traffic in and out of Syria came to a sudden stop, as routers stopped propagating routes to the country's block of Internet Protocol addresses. The suddenness and completeness of the disconnection is indicative of another government-directed shutdown—the first since a two-day...
Syria drops offline, again
Andy Rubin denies rumor he's leaving Google, cites 900k Android activations per day

GigaOM teams up with Facebook for a June Open Compute hardware hackathon

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Data center hardware nerds, where are you going to be on June 18 at noon? You may not be sure right now, but keep reading, because Facebook and the Open Compute Project are holding a hardware hackathon at Facebook headquarters that Tuesday. The winners will get time onstage to present to...
GigaOM teams up with Facebook for a June Open Compute hardware hackathon

Andy Rubin Says There Are Now 900,000 Android Devices Activated Each Day

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Andy Rubin does know how to use Twitter after all. Rubin, Google's senior VP of mobile, took to Twitter Sunday night to shoot down a rumor started by Robert Scoble that he was planning to leave Google to join the startup CloudCar. Rubin also took the opportunity to tout just...
Andy Rubin Says There Are Now 900,000 Android Devices Activated Each Day

Prenda Lawyer Says Judge Wright's Order Is Inapplicable In Georgia Because California Recognizes Gay Marriage

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So, you may recall that as a part of Judge Otis Wright's Prenda sentencing, he ordered that a copy of the ruling be submitted in every other case involving Prenda: For the sake of completeness, the Court requests Pietz to assist by filing a report, within 14 days, containing contact...
Prenda Lawyer Says Judge Wright's Order Is Inapplicable In Georgia Because California Recognizes Gay Marriage

The Curse Of The Network Effect

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Editor’s Note: Nir Eyal writes about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business for Dashboard.io and on his blog NirAndFar.com. Follow @dashboard_io and @nireyal. Ethan Stock lived the Silicon Valley dream. He had recently sold his company to eBay and emanated the tanned skin and relaxed composure you’d expect of someone...
The Curse Of The Network Effect

43 Years Ago Today, We Walked On The Moon

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As lovers of technology and slaves to the news cycle, we all get caught up in the next new thing. The cynic in me notes that the 43rd anniversary of the moon landing – an occurrence that changed the course of history with a completeness and intensity that few warmongers...
43 Years Ago Today, We Walked On The Moon

Mark Zuckerberg Already Revealed 'The Strategy' For A Facebook Using Android (FB, GOOG, AAPL)

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Facebook sent out a press invite for an Android-related event last night. This led to reports that it is working with HTC to on a phone running a Facebook-ified version of Android. This would be a surprise, since Mark Zuckerberg has said there was no way Facebook is doing a...
Mark Zuckerberg Already Revealed 'The Strategy' For A Facebook Using Android (FB, GOOG, AAPL)

What Now? Product Release

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SpiderNet has been planning to release version 1.0 of its product in Q2 of this year. However, after the new VP of Engineering looks into the schedule and deliverables, he informs you that the product will be delayed, possibly by six to nine months, due to stability and feature completeness....
What Now? Product Release

The Freshest Linkscape Data Ever

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Posted by Nick GernerSince the launch of Open Site Explorer and our API update, Chas, Ben and I have invested a lot of time and energy into improving the freshness and completeness of Linkscape's data.  I'm pleased to announce that we've updated the Linkcape index with crawl data that's between...
The Freshest Linkscape Data Ever

This week at Microsoft: Windows Phone, Build, and Windows 8

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It’s been a heavy week of Microsoft news, so strap in for a taste. For the full dose, head to our Microsoft channel and bathe yourself in posts. I’ll be brief this morning, as every Friday, to allow you a break from work without forcing you to read through your...
This week at Microsoft: Windows Phone, Build, and Windows 8

Web Hosting Reviews Are A Cesspool. Review Signal Wants To Fix That

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Have you ever tried to search for reviews of web hosting services? Results typically fall into two categories: A) Anecdotal experiences and B) Spammers trying to cash in on affiliate programs. It’s nearly impossible to get an idea of what hosts actually have a good reputation. Kevin Ohashi, a former...
Web Hosting Reviews Are A Cesspool. Review Signal Wants To Fix That

Napkin: A beautiful, clever image annotation and collaboration tool for Mac

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How do you re-create the experience of sipping your coffee and scribbling on a napkin so that you don’t lose a fleeting but wonderful idea…without the napkin. That’s what Aged & Distilled’s new Mac app Napkin is all about. It’s an image annotation and diagram creation tool that provides you...
Napkin: A beautiful, clever image annotation and collaboration tool for Mac
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