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The iPhone Is 5 Years Old -- Let's Pause And Gawk In Awe At How It Has Changed The World

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Five years ago today, Apple launched the iPhone. It seems safe to safe that never in history has a single product been so astoundingly successful so fast and had such a radical impact on the world. A few highlights: Five years ago, the iPhone didn't exist. It now generates nearly...
The iPhone Is 5 Years Old -- Let's Pause And Gawk In Awe At How It Has Changed The World
Astronomers have found the largest structure in the universe
Quantifying the Impending iOS 6 Maps Backlash

ZestCash Debuts New Big Data Underwriting Models To Determine Consumer Credit Risk

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ZestCash, a company founded by former Google CIO and VP of engineering Douglas Merrill to legitimize the payday loan industry, is announcing a new patent pending credit decisioning model to better analyze credit risk. ZestCash also introduced Hollerith, a new set of underwriting models that allow the company to extend...
ZestCash Debuts New Big Data Underwriting Models To Determine Consumer Credit Risk

Rights Group Fined For Not Paying Artist For Anti-Piracy Ad

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In 2006, Dutch musician Melchior Rietveldt was asked to compose a piece of music to be used in an anti-piracy advert. It was to be used exclusively at a local film festival. However, when Rietveldt bought a Harry Potter DVD in 2007, he discovered his music being used in the...
Rights Group Fined For Not Paying Artist For Anti-Piracy Ad

Dozens held in web abuse raids

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A retired teacher, Armed Forces personnel, and a scout leader are among 76 people arrested in raids in a 48-hour operation targeting online paedophiles....
Dozens held in web abuse raids

Criminal websites are taken down

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Dozens of criminal websites offering credit card details and other private information are taken down in a police operation spanning three continents....
Criminal websites are taken down
Urban Airship Acquires Tello, Maker Of PassTools For Apple's Passbook, Because Not All Brands Need Fully Featured Apps

1,000 Foxconn Workers Rioted Monday Night Over A Tiny Incident

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Tensions are still high at electronics manufacturer Foxconn despite pledges to raise quality of living for workers. On Monday night a huge riot started at a Chengdu dormitory over a tiny incident. According to Taiwan-based WantChinaTimes, workers with a grudge against the security guards prevented them from catching a thief....
1,000 Foxconn Workers Rioted Monday Night Over A Tiny Incident

U.N. summit's meltdown ignites new Internet Cold War

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New geopolitical rift isn't east-west or north-south: it roughly tracks commitment to free expression. The U.S., Canada, Europe, Japan, and their allies are now facing off against the likes of China, Russia, Libya, Nigeria, and dozens of other nations. [Read more]...
U.N. summit's meltdown ignites new Internet Cold War

Google to pay $7 million to US states for Wi-Fi eavesdropping

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Google will pay $7 million to settle complaints from dozens of U.S. states about its unauthorized collection of personal data transmitted over Wi-Fi networks. The money will be paid to 37 states and the District of Columbia, which had gone after Google after it admitted that its Street View...
Google to pay $7 million to US states for Wi-Fi eavesdropping

McKinnon extradition decision due

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The home secretary will decide later whether to extradite Gary McKinnon, the Briton wanted in the US for hacking into dozens of military computers....
McKinnon extradition decision due

VIDEO: At Foxconn, An Exclusive Look At How An iPad Is Made

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Much has been written about conditions at Foxconn, the embattled Chinese manufacturer for Apple and a host of other hardware companies. But only a couple of reporters have had access to one of the sprawling company’s factory floors: Joel Johnson wrote Wired‘s March 2011 cover story, “1 Million Workers....
VIDEO: At Foxconn, An Exclusive Look At How An iPad Is Made
Retail | Why Amazon Prime Could Soon Cost You Next to Nothing
Chinese gamer returns dozens of spacebars stolen from internet cafe

Apple's 'Find My Phone' Feature Keeps Sending People To This Poor Guy's House (AAPL)

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Apple's "Find My iPhone" feature lets people track a lost or stolen iPhone to make it easier to recover, and for the past two years, it's mistakenly sent dozens of people to Wayne Dobson's house in Las Vegas, reports the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The 59-year-old retiree is no thief and...
Apple's 'Find My Phone' Feature Keeps Sending People To This Poor Guy's House (AAPL)
RIM behind 'Wake Up' flash mob at Sydney Apple store
Fast fashion startup JustFab: $100M revenue, 500K new users/month, and now $76M in new funding

I’m Back

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Hey! So TechCrunch Disrupt New York is just around the corner on May 19-23. So, what, you say, you don’t work here any more, right? (for the newer TechCrunch readers, I’m the guy who founded the site) Well, yeah, I don’t work here any more because Aol fired me last...
I’m Back

Amazon Offers 'Amazon Pages' For Brands To Customize With Their Own URLs, And 'Amazon Posts' For Social Media Marketing

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Just in time for the holiday shopping blitz, it looks like Amazon is opening a new chapter in its role as an online marketplace for third-parties to sell their goods. The company is quietly pushing a service called Amazon Pages, which lets companies set up their own pages on Amazon.com...
Amazon Offers 'Amazon Pages' For Brands To Customize With Their Own URLs, And 'Amazon Posts' For Social Media Marketing

Hackers target Westboro Baptist Church after Newtown threat

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After church leaders announce plans to protest at site of school massacre, Anonymous posts the personal information for dozens of members of the extremist group, including names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers. [Read more]...
Hackers target Westboro Baptist Church after Newtown threat

Intel shows off wireless keyboard that re-juices via inductive charging (video)

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Imagine this: Intel hosts an event with dozens of Ultrabooks arranged on tables. All the tech writers in attendance rush past them, and instead swarm around... a keyboard. That was the scene at one of Intel's Computex press events today, where the company demoed an interesting use of inductive...
Intel shows off wireless keyboard that re-juices via inductive charging (video)
Inside The Ballmer Peak-a-thon: The Boozy Hackathon With No Biz Guys Allowed [TCTV]

Recruiting Is Broken, And Video-Driven Readyforce Wants To Fix It

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Dozens of startups have launched in the past few years claiming to fix the broken recruiting and hiring process. One of them, Readyforce, has already signed up some well-known startups with a relatively straightforward and compelling idea, and it’s opening up its beta test today. When it comes to finding...
Recruiting Is Broken, And Video-Driven Readyforce Wants To Fix It

Amazon settles with patent troll

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A subsidiary of Acacia Research Corporation, easily one of the world’s most annoying patent trolls, has managed to force Amazon.com into settling a pending patent lawsuit. The subsidiary, Adjustacam LLC, originally filed suit against dozens of retailers in July 2010, including Amazon, Dell, Wal-Mart, Newegg.com, Eastman Kodak, Target, Sears, Overstock.com...
Amazon settles with patent troll
CA to app devs: get privacy policies or risk $2500-per-download fines
HP's new Prime graphing calculator fights smartphone envy with a touchscreen and apps
Microsoft wasted 'millions of watts of electricity' to evade power usage penalty
Dear Eric Schmidt, It’s Been 6 Months — Where Are Those iOS-Slaying Android Exclusive Apps?

Visualized: Google Street View car fleet gets ready to conquer (and map) the world

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Ever wonder how Google can make such grandiose claims for the sheer amount of Street View imagery it collects? Here's how. Google's Masrur Odinaev has posted a snapshot of a central mapping car parking lot that shows dozens of the camera-equipped Subaru Imprezas amassed ahead of future runs. While...
Visualized: Google Street View car fleet gets ready to conquer (and map) the world
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