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ASUS PadFone's real world battery life: 14.1 hours of 3G browsing in laptop mode

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Since the official launch at MWC, ASUS has been mum on how many hours its upcoming PadFone can stay on the treadmill for, but earlier today, we spotted an official promotional video -- which has since been removed from ASUS's YouTube channel -- that mentioned 16 hours of battery...
ASUS PadFone's real world battery life: 14.1 hours of 3G browsing in laptop mode
Shoptiques is taking boutiques, a traditionally offline industry, into the e-commerce world
'Random Shopper' bot buys and sends Amazon gifts to owner without help

Other Apps Could Learn from News.me's Location Features

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A new feature of News.me for iPhone delivers your news to your device whenever you leave the house. It’s called Paperboy, and it uses iOS 5’s built-in geofencing to wake up the app and download fresh news in the background. How cool would it be if your grocery list...
Other Apps Could Learn from News.me's Location Features

Canadian gets PlayStation Vita early thanks to faith, good works

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Today's lucky beggar award goes to Graham Innes in Canada, who wrote in to tell us that he found a PlayStation Vita sitting on his doorstep. It wasn't a total surprise, since he'd ordered one from Amazon.ca, but what's weird is just how soon it arrived -- the early-bird...
Canadian gets PlayStation Vita early thanks to faith, good works

Neighborhood social network Nextdoor nabs $21.6m to grow its platform, coming to a doorstep near you

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The social network for neighborhoods, Nextdoor, is releasing its second generation service to its users, giving them a redesigned interface, the ability to connect with nearby neighborhoods, and and includes an enhanced focus on creating a virtual neighborhood watch to help fight crime in the area. All of these changes...
Neighborhood social network Nextdoor nabs $21.6m to grow its platform, coming to a doorstep near you

PSA: LG Optimus Elite available today on Virgin Mobile USA for $150

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If you were one of those who jumped on last week's pre-order, chances are you're eagerly waiting for this Virgin-branded Optimus Elite to show up at your doorstep today. For those who decided to wait it out, however, you'll be happy to know LG's Gingerbread slab is now up...
PSA: LG Optimus Elite available today on Virgin Mobile USA for $150

N-trig release teases that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 will come with active pen support

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Stylus maven N-trig has revealed that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 laptop/tablet hybrid will be the first to shop with the company's new G4 DuoSense pen and multi-touch digitizer. As such, it'll be able to use a new active pen stylus that the company, perhaps unsurprisingly, promises will provide a "pen-on-paper...
N-trig release teases that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 will come with active pen support

Zoomingo’s new Android app makes shopping decisions easier with ‘Hot or Not’ style game

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If you’re like most people, you might find the prospect of shopping a little taxing on your nervous system, time and budget. And, thankfully, technology is working to change all that. Zoomingo released an Android version of its shopping app this week, the one that lists things on sale from...
Zoomingo’s new Android app makes shopping decisions easier with ‘Hot or Not’ style game

Razer Blade review

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Typically, when a company wants to meet, you expect more of the same -- not a change in strategy, nor a decision to enter an entirely new product category. So when Razer wanted to meet us one bright, oddly cold San Franciscan morning last August, we certainly weren't expecting...
Razer Blade review

Google's BufferBox Installs Its First U.S. Pick-Up Station At A Coffee Shop In The Heart Of San Francisco

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At the beginning of the month, we broke the news that Google’s interesting acquisition, BufferBox, was planning on setting up shop in the Bay Area. Today, it’s clear that this wasn’t just a plan, as its co-founder proudly shared the first U.S. BufferBox location, the nicely trafficked Coffee Bar in...
Google's BufferBox Installs Its First U.S. Pick-Up Station At A Coffee Shop In The Heart Of San Francisco

Google TV Thoughts

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Google TV Thoughts is a post from Chris Pirillo Add to iTunes | Add to YouTube | Add to Google | RSS FeedSomeone in the live chat room asked me last night what my thoughts are about Google TV… bringing the Google experience to your television instead of just the...
Google TV Thoughts

LightSquared pitches new plans to FCC in attempt to end GPS interference hex

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If you thought filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy was the final chapter in LightSquared's wireless network saga, you'd be wrong. Hedge-fund manager Philip Falcone is back at the FCC's doorstep with yet another proposal, which he hopes might snatch the maligned network from the jaws of GPS interference-related troubles....
LightSquared pitches new plans to FCC in attempt to end GPS interference hex

First impressions of Dell’s XPS 13 – A defining piece of hardware for the Ultrabook segment

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Every time that a new laptop lands on my doorstep, I’m faced with the fact that I’m going to have to give up my beloved MacBook Pro for a testing period with the new device. Generally speaking this is a slight feeling of dread, but Dell’s promises with the XPS...
First impressions of Dell’s XPS 13 – A defining piece of hardware for the Ultrabook segment

Kern County Coroner Declares David Silva's Death To Be 'Accidental,' Heart Disease-Related

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Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood held a press conference last Thursday to declare his department's innocence in the death of David Silva. This claim is based on the coroner's report prepared by the Kern County Coroner's office, which reports to the Sheriff's Office. David Silva's death has been declared...
Kern County Coroner Declares David Silva's Death To Be 'Accidental,' Heart Disease-Related
From DVDs to kids clothing: Netflix execs hitch their wagon to Thredup
Antigua pressures US with threat of a WTO-supported piracy haven

Sony K-12 initiative puts the Xperia Tablet S into schools

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The selection of tablets in education has been narrow, especially for teachers that want support after the hardware is on their doorstep. Sony figures that it can widen the field through its K-12 Education Initiative. The effort gives schools a discount on the Xperia Tablet S, but that's just...
Sony K-12 initiative puts the Xperia Tablet S into schools

Nintendo Wii U now available to pre-order in the UK from Amazon

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People here in the US of A have been able to pre-order Nintendo's latest gaming console since shortly after the Japanese company wrapped up its NYC event yesterday, and now it's time for UK folks to do the same -- at least through Amazon. The online retail giant's now...
Nintendo Wii U now available to pre-order in the UK from Amazon
Blue Apron Delivers All The Ingredients You Need To Cook Fresh Meals Every Week

Google pairs with Belgian museum to index cards, listen to old stories

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Google's latest move on its European charm offensive has landed it at a doorstep somewhere in Mons, Belgium. The company has announced it will help continue the Mundaneum card catalogue. The unfortunately-titled project began in 1895, compiling links to books, articles and pictures from archives around the world. Earnest...
Google pairs with Belgian museum to index cards, listen to old stories

Some Guys Have All The Luck: HTC One X Hitting Doorsteps Ahead Of Schedule

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Sure, AT&T’s One X will officially hit store shelves this Sunday, but you may be in for an early weekend treat if you’ve taken it upon yourself to pre-order the thing. According to a handful of reports from AndroidCentral’s and Phandroid’s forums, some lucky HTC fans have already received their...
Some Guys Have All The Luck: HTC One X Hitting Doorsteps Ahead Of Schedule

Just got home and found this beauty at my doorstep.. http://twitpic.com/1nhvdy

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Just got home and found this beauty at my doorstep.. http://twitpic.com/1nhvdy

Here's Everything You Need To Know For iPhone 5 Launch Day (AAPL)

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It's iPhone 5 launch day! Some of you have already received your iPhone in the mail or are eagerly anticipating it arriving on your doorstep. Others are standing in line, or stood in line already. We are just as excited as you are to play with our new iPhone 5. We...
Here's Everything You Need To Know For iPhone 5 Launch Day (AAPL)
Birchbox Rebrands In The UK, Hopes To Take A Little Shine Off Glossybox And Other Beauty Box Rivals

Dyson new invention: What could it be?

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Join our open thread discussing what the new Dyson invention could be and what we'd really like it to beThe House of Dyson - the very same who brought us the bagless vacuum cleaner, airblade hand-dryer, and more recently the burn-free heater - is set to unveil their latest invention....
Dyson new invention: What could it be?
Are meal delivery services the future of groceries? PandoDaily finds out

Dropbox offers up to 5GB of free space to anyone willing to go beta

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Here's some good news for all you Dropboxers out there: the company is offering a bundle of free storage space to anyone who tries the beta version of its new Experimental software. It's really quite simple: just download the test program, upload a photo, and instantly get 500MB of...
Dropbox offers up to 5GB of free space to anyone willing to go beta

Upcoming Tech and Media Events You Should Be Attending [Discounts]

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February 2012 is already on our doorstep, so it’s time for another events update. If you haven’t already decided which tech and media events to attend this year, here’s another good opportunity to do so. For those of you that missed our announcements about The Next Web Conference 2012; read...
Upcoming Tech and Media Events You Should Be Attending [Discounts]

Dark Social: We Have the Whole History of the Web Wrong

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Here's a pocket history of the web, according to many people. In the early days, the web was just pages of information linked to each other. Then along came web crawlers that helped you find what you wanted among all that information. Some time around 2003 or maybe 2004, the...
Dark Social: We Have the Whole History of the Web Wrong
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