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Live-action 'Destiny' trailer is an early glimpse at Bungie's new universe
90 Seconds on The Verge: the Surface Pro's on-sale date, 500px gets pulled, and more

Sprint buys up the rest of Clearwire for $2.2B

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Sprint followed through on its bid to buy the remaining portion of Clearwire that it doesn’t own, spending $2.2 billion or $2.97 per share, the operator announced Monday. The deal by Sprint, which already owned 51.7 percent of Clearwire, values the 4G provider at about $10 billion, including net debt and...
Sprint buys up the rest of Clearwire for $2.2B

Wash Your Hands With Plasma Gas [Plasma]

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Soap is dead. Never stood a chance, really. It had a good run, but the age of disinfecting our hands in plasma-gas filled boxes has finally dawned. As the NY TImes has it, several laboratories are working on the technology, which bathes your hand in room-temperature plasma gas to kill...
Wash Your Hands With Plasma Gas [Plasma]
Bungie melds fantasy, Tarkovsky, and space wizards in 'Destiny' concept art
How Lewis DVorkin's True/Slant transformed Forbes into a publishing machine

This leaked 5-inch ZTE handset could be headed to Sprint's LTE lineup

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Much of ZTE's MWC 2013 focus was its desire to go from white label to global brand name. And from the looks of these leaked shots, the Chinese OEM's taking that goal seriously, purportedly prepping a new handset for Sprint. Going by the rumored name "Quantum," the handset falls...
This leaked 5-inch ZTE handset could be headed to Sprint's LTE lineup
Bungie's 'Destiny' is coming to the PlayStation 4

Bungie's 'Destiny' to arrive on PS3 and PS4

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The makers of the Halo successor unveil the news at Sony's PlayStation 4 event. [Read more]...
Bungie's 'Destiny' to arrive on PS3 and PS4

The VC's paradox: We can't all be black swans

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In the past 30 days I’ve had sad and unfortunate conversations with around five entrepreneurs about the reality that their venture funded companies are headed toward their eventual end. Some are indignant. Some are accepting. Others are openly sad. All of them have lost the passion that they once...
The VC's paradox: We can't all be black swans

Ford is now a 'personal mobility' company: How the comeback kids are riding tech to a new destiny

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As Bill Ford sees it, Ford Motor Company is about democratizing technology, and it's preparing to tackle a new challenge over the next 50 years. TechRepublic's Jason Hiner has the story. [Read more]...
Ford is now a 'personal mobility' company: How the comeback kids are riding tech to a new destiny
‘Xbox 720′ slated for November 2013 release, report claims

Analysis: Palm pushing for more influence over Treo's software destiny

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Palm (PALM) is angling to gain more influence over the Palm OS, and might even be negotiating with Palm OS owner Access to hand over the source code and let the Treo maker run with it. I came to that conclusion after spending a couple of hours at Palm's Sunnyvale...
Analysis: Palm pushing for more influence over Treo's software destiny
Destiny be damned, Facebook not holding f8 this year

Ars Asks: We've got some UltraEverDry--what should we put it on?

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A little under a month ago, we posted about UltraEverDry, a "revolutionary super hydrophobic coating that repels water and refined oils using nanotechnology," according to the manufacturer. The post was accompanied by a pretty amazing video of the stuff in action. The coating appears to laugh at water, oil,...
Ars Asks: We've got some UltraEverDry--what should we put it on?

GOOGLE COFOUNDERS: Here's Why We Just Announced A Stock Split (GOOG)

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Here's a letter from the company founders: Introduction Throughout our evolution, from privately held start-up to large, publicly listed company, we have managed Google for the long term—enjoying tremendous success as a result, especially since our IPO in 2004. Sergey and I hoped, though we did not expect, that Google...
GOOGLE COFOUNDERS: Here's Why We Just Announced A Stock Split (GOOG)

The Reverse of Spam: Wordpress Integration with SalesForce

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When running blogs for community, and business interests, the important question of of "who" has visited has been a big challenge. This problem was one of the inspirations for the creation of OpenID and other approaches for identity sharing. As corporate blog applications grow as operational business tools, the ability...
The Reverse of Spam: Wordpress Integration with SalesForce

Why Google's new Nexus 4 doesn't have LTE

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Why Google's new Nexus 4 doesn't have LTE: This is a much more important article than it may appear on the surface. It shows exactly why it was such a mistake for Google to capitulate to the carriers. They made the proverbial deal with the devil, trading control of their...
Why Google's new Nexus 4 doesn't have LTE

An Insider's History Of How A Podcasting Startup Pivoted To Become Twitter

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Long before it was credited with changing world politics, Twitter was the side project at a podcasting company that was about to lose its customers to Apple. Making sense of Twitter's history is a bit like trying to follow a discussion on Twitter: It depends on who you listen to. ...
An Insider's History Of How A Podcasting Startup Pivoted To Become Twitter

Verizon Turbine 7.0 in the works, likely to be ZTE V66 tablet

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What you see above isn't a whole lot to go off of in terms of details, but it's still a bit significant for tablet fans regardless. The image, which displays a page hiding deep within Verizon's internal system, offers the first confirmation of the ZTE V66 tablet's destiny: it...
Verizon Turbine 7.0 in the works, likely to be ZTE V66 tablet
Facebook's Social Pivot
Sheryl Sandberg Now Even More Embarrassingly Successful
Sony closes PS4 event with a trailer for Bungie's Destiny
T-Mobile Confirms It's Getting The Samsung Galaxy Note In A Tweet

How Eric Ries Coined "The Pivot" And What Your Business Can Learn From It

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[twistage fe3d427266cc5] It's only appropriate that Eric Ries is the subject of the first video for Fast Company's new series: The Pivot. He's the author of a best-selling book, The Lean Startup, and the man who made the term "pivot" part of the business vernacular. About This Series The...
How Eric Ries Coined "The Pivot" And What Your Business Can Learn From It

Video: Halo creator teases 'Destiny' for PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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Video: Halo creator teases 'Destiny' for PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Halo creators unveil 'Destiny,' an MMO-like first-person-shooter for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

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When Halo creator Bungie managed to steal away from Microsoft back in 2007, Master Chief's forefathers were afforded a few years to go dark and head down on a brand new gaming universe. Today, Bungie and its new benefactor, Activision, revealed that new franchise as "Destiny," an online-required persistent...
Halo creators unveil 'Destiny,' an MMO-like first-person-shooter for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3

If Facebook wants Opera, the price just went up

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The Norwegian browser's stock popped today on rumors of a possible acquisition. Buying the Opera would be costly but could give Facebook better control over its destiny. [Read more]...
If Facebook wants Opera, the price just went up

SimCity Social finds a home on Facebook, destiny winks in approving fashion

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Given that "City" is in the name, SimCity has always felt like a title in need of a social platform. Fast forward a score or so since its inception, and fate seems to have finally played out. SimCity Social was just announced at E3 today, bringing the heralded city-building...
SimCity Social finds a home on Facebook, destiny winks in approving fashion

Star Wars Xbox 360 bundle and Kinect game launching April 3rd

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Microsoft's limited edition Star Wars Xbox 360 console and Kinect will launch on April 3rd, alongside Kinect Star Wars in a special bundle. Microsoft had originally planned to introduce the game and console in November of last year for the holiday season, but both were delayed for unspecified reasons....
Star Wars Xbox 360 bundle and Kinect game launching April 3rd
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