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The Opinion Graph? Cheerboo Launches An Easy Way To Gauge Public Sentiment On Any Topic

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Just as Pinterest has become increasingly important to marketers, it’s been said that the first company to own sentiment, or the interest graph, in a social context will be a force to be reckoned with. But don’t take it from me, take it from a giant, robot dinosaur: “FIRST PERSON...
The Opinion Graph? Cheerboo Launches An Easy Way To Gauge Public Sentiment On Any Topic

Disrupt Hackathon Winner Docracy Adds Collaborative Editing And Signing Capabilities To Github For Legal Documents

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There are a number of websites that offer form legal documents to users. But it can be difficult to complete the next step of the process of establishing a will, or forming a company, when it comes to actually editing, and signing these documents online. Docracy, which won the Disrupt...
Disrupt Hackathon Winner Docracy Adds Collaborative Editing And Signing Capabilities To Github For Legal Documents
Big Data Be Damned, The Web Still Needs a Human Touch
Readability for iOS 1.1 improves article discovery, UI, and performance

Today in Tech: The 'partially fabricated' iPad factory interview

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Fortune's curated selection of tech stories from the weekend. Sign up to get the round-up delivered to you each and every day. * Apple (AAPL) is holding a conference call later this morning to discuss what the company intends to do with its roughly $100 billion in cash. (Fortune) Performer Mike Daisey. Photo: Mike...
Today in Tech: The 'partially fabricated' iPad factory interview

iPad: $1 Billion Later, What Do You Think of It Now?

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The iPad has passed $1 billion in sales, according to simple multiplication of the company's 2 million announced sales of the product after a mere 2 months of availability. Earlier this month Yankee Group analyst Carl Howe predicted that the iPad would become the fastest consumer product to hit $1...
iPad: $1 Billion Later, What Do You Think of It Now?

Today in Tech: Sony firing 10,000 workers in major restructuring effort

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Fortune's curated selection of tech stories from the last 24 hours. Sign up to get the round-up delivered to you each and every day. * It's confirmed: As part of a $926 million restructuring effort, Sony (SNE) will lay off 10,000 employees by the end of March 2013. The struggling Japanese electronics giant also...
Today in Tech: Sony firing 10,000 workers in major restructuring effort

Airbnb for iOS updates with celebrity-curated Wish Lists for travel destinations

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If you’ve never used Airbnb, then first off you’re missing out on a potentially great experience. The rentals marketplace is an awesome way to get great places to stay when you’re traveling. But with the newest updates, it appears that the company is pushing toward a recommendations engine as well....
Airbnb for iOS updates with celebrity-curated Wish Lists for travel destinations

The rebirth of the compilation album: now that's what I call a surprise!

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Spotify, iTunes and digital downloads were supposed to signal the death of the compilation album. But in the past year sales have shot upThe triple-whammy of iTunes, YouTube and Spotify was supposed to kill off the compilation album, but it seems its demise has been greatly exaggerated. Based on new...
The rebirth of the compilation album: now that's what I call a surprise!

Ouya announces $99 Android games console

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Device to launch in early 2013 with range of free-to-play games, and is designed to be hackedUS startup Ouya has launched a Kickstarter funding campaign for its Android-based games console, which will cost under $100 when it goes on sale in the first quarter of 2013.The console - also called Ouya...
Ouya announces $99 Android games console
Windows Phone Has A Nasty Porn Addiction
MOG just landed on a new device platform: Fords

Google Analytics Update to Organic Reports

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As many of you know, organic traffic is auto-populated in Google Analytics reports using a default search engine list curated by Google. It is also possible to add smaller search engines manually into the tracking code snippet, using the _addOrganic method; but it’s nicer when Google does it... Please visit Search...
Google Analytics Update to Organic Reports
Apple Pulls Photo-Sharing App That Supposedly Makes It Easy To Find Nude Photos (AAPL)
Blekko Launches ROCKZi, a Social News Site to Complement Its Search Engine

Fathom Travel Site Taps Kate Spade To Guide You Through Your Next Vacation

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There are plenty of travel sites out there, but have you ever noticed that almost all of them help you get where you’re going and then leave you all alone in the dark once you actually arrive there? What spots are must-see, what food is must-eat, and which shops do...
Fathom Travel Site Taps Kate Spade To Guide You Through Your Next Vacation

GroupMe Branches Out Into Group Buying, Launches New "Experiences" Service Into Beta

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The team at GroupMe has certainly had an impressive ride so far — after winning the Disrupt NY Hackathon in 2010, they quickly locked up some funding, and were eventually acquired by Skype. So what’s next for GroupMe co-founders Jared Hecht and Steve Martocci? As it turns out, they’re looking...
GroupMe Branches Out Into Group Buying, Launches New "Experiences" Service Into Beta

What Successful People Do With The First Hour Of Their Work Day

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Remember when you used to have a period at the beginning of every day to think about your schedule, catch up with friends, maybe knock out a few tasks? It was called home room, and it went away after high school. But many successful people schedule themselves a kind of...
What Successful People Do With The First Hour Of Their Work Day

Songza adds updated features to its iOS music streaming app, as it passes 6 million downloads

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Songza, the New York-based music streaming service, has recently hit the 6 million download benchmark, and the startup is celebrating the occasion by launching enhanced UI and functionality updates to its iOS app. In case you’re unfamiliar with it, Songza distinguishes itself within the music streaming space with its eye...
Songza adds updated features to its iOS music streaming app, as it passes 6 million downloads

Now Amazon Veterans Are Running Groupon (GRPN, AMZN)

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Now that Groupon has fired its CEO, Andrew Mason, the e-commerce company is largely in the hands of its current management team. And more than half of its management team previously worked at the largest e-commerce company in the world, Amazon.com. (They of course report up to Groupon investors and...
Now Amazon Veterans Are Running Groupon (GRPN, AMZN)

Today in Tech: Dell says it's 'no longer a PC company'

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Fortune's curated selection of tech stories from the last 24 hours. Sign up to get the round-up delivered to you each and every day. * Dell (DELL) enterprise group president, Brad Anderson, says Dell is no longer a PC company.  "Dell's changing very quickly," he said at an event. "It's no longer about shiny boxes....
Today in Tech: Dell says it's 'no longer a PC company'

Airbnb launches Wish Lists for bookmarking all of the places you’d like to stay

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Airbnb, the travel-disrupting service that provides ways for people to rent out their home to holidaymakers, has launched a new feature for planning travel in the future. The company’s lovely layout and glorious photographs can be tempting to travellers but most of us cannot be in all places at once,...
Airbnb launches Wish Lists for bookmarking all of the places you’d like to stay

Today in Tech: The Yahoo board exodus

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Fortune's curated selection of tech stories from the last 24 hours. Sign up to get the round-up delivered to you each and every day. * Four board members are leaving Yahoo, including chairman Roy Bostock and HP exec Vyomesh Joshi. As All Things D reports, the Internet company will add three new board...
Today in Tech: The Yahoo board exodus

Amazon Needs To Buy Zynga (AMZN, ZNGA)

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If anyone is going to buy Zynga, it's Amazon. Not Yahoo. Not Facebook. Amazon. Zynga's continued struggles just make the case for the deal more urgent. Amazon wants to get into the games business. Just as Amazon didn't wait around for digital music and movies to kill its CD and...
Amazon Needs To Buy Zynga (AMZN, ZNGA)

Google Currents goes international, adds translation

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Google Currents branched out beyond the US on Wednesday with its 1.1 update for Android (Google Play) and iOS (App Store). The curated news app now reaches worldwide and has both translated US publications and local publications. For non-native content, Google Translate has now been woven into the app itself...
Google Currents goes international, adds translation

Today in Tech: Google CEO backs asteroid mining venture

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Fortune’s curated selection of tech stories from the weekend. Sign up to get the round-up delivered to you each and every day. * What happens when tech companies like Google (GOOG) get defensive on privacy issues? Not only do they rub other companies and consumers the wrong way, they serve as reminders of the industry’s...
Today in Tech: Google CEO backs asteroid mining venture

Facebook App Center launches tonight on Android and iOS with access to over 600 apps

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The next big thing for Facebook? Apparently, acting as a guide to which apps users may want to check out on their Android or iOS devices. Its App center is launching tonight with a listing of over 600 curated apps and as we'd heard, puts your friends recommendations of...
Facebook App Center launches tonight on Android and iOS with access to over 600 apps

Today in Tech: Mike Daisey responds to Apple backlash

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Fortune’s curated selection of tech stories from the last 24 hours. Sign up to get the round-up delivered to you each and every day. * Off-broadway performer Mike Daisey took to his blog in response to mounting criticism that he “partially fabricated” his observations of Foxconn iPad factories. “In the last forty-eight hours I...
Today in Tech: Mike Daisey responds to Apple backlash

Slacker radio added to Xbox Live litany of services

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Streaming music provider Slacker has announced its availability on the Xbox Live service. The service allowing Xbox LIVE subscribers in the US and Canada to listen to millions of songs and hundreds of pre-programmed stations on an ad-supported basis, including a new videogame music soundtrack station curated by gaming culture...
Slacker radio added to Xbox Live litany of services
Social commerce startup Lockerz downsizes with close of San Diego office, layoffs at HQ
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