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Windows 8 to bring better language support, finally including English

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In addition to better file management, accessibility and that all important new logo, Redmond's engineers are also promising improved language support in Windows 8. So far, Microsoft admits it's seen this as a "local-market feature," putting the onus on non-English users to track down special copies of the OS...
Windows 8 to bring better language support, finally including English

Social Media Power a Novel

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Sales of David Mitchell's eight-year-old novel "Cloud Atlas" have surged thanks to a trailer for a film version of the novel that debuted on Apple's website Thursday, combined with the power of social media....
Social Media Power a Novel

You Might Have Gotten An Email From Twitter About Your Account Being Compromised

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Keep your eyes peeled Twitter users: Twitter is sending out emails to some of its users telling them it has reset their password and asking them to create a new one. If you can’t log into your account that may be why. Lots of users are affected judging by the...
You Might Have Gotten An Email From Twitter About Your Account Being Compromised
How 'Matrix' creators Lana and Andy Wachowski filmed the unfilmable with 'Cloud Atlas'

If you think Ashcroft is a scandal, what about the attacks on the BBC? | David Mitchell

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No broadcaster in the world can match the BBC and its critics should stop belittling itWhen the Conservatives' deputy chairman, Lord Ashcroft, revealed that his party donations are dwarfed by the sums he's withholding from the nation by tax avoidance, the Tories didn't panic. They decided the crisis didn't require...
If you think Ashcroft is a scandal, what about the attacks on the BBC? | David Mitchell

How to be funny on Twitter - Austin Mitchell take note

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Don't forget the jokes. Bullying is off-limits, but David Cameron is always fair game. And being a famous comedian helps"Shut up Menschkin. A good wife doesn't disagree with her master in public and a good little girl doesn't lie about why she quit politics," tweeted Labour MP Austin Mitchell early...
How to be funny on Twitter - Austin Mitchell take note

David Mitchell's Soapbox: problems and challenges - video

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Is it blindly optimistic to call the internet a challenge to the print industry, asks David MitchellDavid Mitchell...
David Mitchell's Soapbox: problems and challenges - video

Channel 4 second-screen app 4Now to allow real-time viewer interaction

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Advertisers will be able to target ads, with app tapping into popularity of viewers using social media while watching showsChannel 4's second screen app will be called 4Now and will offer viewers real-time votes, games and quizzes - and enable advertisers to target them with interactive ads synchronised with the...
Channel 4 second-screen app 4Now to allow real-time viewer interaction
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