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Official Twitter app for Windows Phone updated with photo filters, lens app integration

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Windows Phone users may be recovering from their Jetpack Joyride ecstasy yesterday, but Twitter is giving its official app some much-needed love today. The latest update, which came down the pipeline this morning, adds such enhancements as lens app integration and the ever-popular photo filter feature complete with eight...
Official Twitter app for Windows Phone updated with photo filters, lens app integration

The Ecstasy of Telegraphy

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My research manager turned up this gem in the course of answering a question I had about the popular response to the introduction of the telegraph in the US (a moment that informs the working title of my next book). What I find fascinating is how the invention incited...
The Ecstasy of Telegraphy
Randomized food delivery service NomON takes first place at Startup Weekend UW

Toshiba VP calls current Windows 8 PCs 'not as commercially viable,' citing OEM rush to market

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Wired’s Alexandra Chang yesterday published a must-read report on the state of the Windows 8 OEM community, noting that while there is certainly little ecstasy resulting from early sales figures, it’s not all despondency and missed targets. However, a key quote from Toshiba’s Jeff Barney, its VP head of its America’s PC...
Toshiba VP calls current Windows 8 PCs 'not as commercially viable,' citing OEM rush to market

Sorry, Dealers: In the Future We'll Get All Our Drugs From This 3D Printer

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Pills, pills, pills. (Photo: Global Post) 3D printing aficionados eager for the new technology to disrupt the vice market were dismayed to discover this week that the much-hyped 3D printed gun fired six shots before falling the f*ck apart. But fear not: Kurzweil AI reports that a new 3D printer has been developed,...
Sorry, Dealers: In the Future We'll Get All Our Drugs From This 3D Printer

Hipmunk launches updated hotel search with neighborhood guides placing you where you want to be

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Hipmunk has released an update to its hotel search option, making it easier for users to find a place to stay in the neighborhood that they wish to be near. Starting today, users who are searching for accommodations can find it based on something more than just price and ecstasy. One...
Hipmunk launches updated hotel search with neighborhood guides placing you where you want to be
Search for world's greatest Tetris player: Ecstasy of Order documentary now available
Hipmunk scraps old hotel search, builds new one from scratch

Hacker 'Weev' gets 41 months for exploiting AT&T vulnerability, exposing iPad records to publication

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Andrew ‘weev’ Auernheimer was sentenced today for his role in the 2010 ‘hack’ of AT&T’s iPad database in which he and an accomplice brute forced a weakness in AT&T’s network to gain access to the names and other details of iPad owners on AT&T’s network. His security group, ‘Goatse’ (don’t Google...
Hacker 'Weev' gets 41 months for exploiting AT&T vulnerability, exposing iPad records to publication

Platform unification: How Microsoft can win the developer war

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Yesterday I was lucky to be the guest yet again on the Windows Phone Dev podcast, a show that is kind enough to have me just about every month. During the course of the show, which you can find here, I was asked my views on platform unification. I stated...
Platform unification: How Microsoft can win the developer war

Loud Restaurants Make You Eat And Drink More

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It turns out that, at least for smart restaurateurs, making the dining experience ridiculously noisy is good for business: people buy more drinks per hour, and they finish eating and leave sooner. George Prochnik at The Daily Beast says the drive for higher profits isn't the only reason restaurants...
Loud Restaurants Make You Eat And Drink More
Feds shutter online narcotics store that used TOR to hide its tracks

More pet fun - fabulous slo-mo dog food commercial. Canine ecstasy. http://bit.ly/99ladh - courtesy @laughingsquid, via @prepop

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More pet fun - fabulous slo-mo dog food commercial. Canine ecstasy. http://bit.ly/99ladh - courtesy @laughingsquid, via @prepop
Skullcandy Supreme Sound Hesh 2.0 Headphone Review: Like Vs. Love

Confirmed: Hyperdeflation Is A Problem For Bitcoin

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We previously speculated there was a major danger in surging Bitcoin prices: it would eventually harm the Bitcoin economy. That's because, when a currency goes up, people hoard said currency, and that creates deflation. And when prices explode upward in a parabolic manner, then that can result in hyperdeflation. And...
Confirmed: Hyperdeflation Is A Problem For Bitcoin

Microsoft tries to sex-up Azure by likening CSS to LSD, XML to ecstasy (video)

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It’s a hard life, being Microsoft. For more than 30 years, you produce the operating system that retains a virtual monopoly in the desktop space. You’re one of the most valuable companies in the world, and the largest and most profitable software company in the world. You’ve even broken the...
Microsoft tries to sex-up Azure by likening CSS to LSD, XML to ecstasy (video)

Moving Toward Wholeness

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I just posted a new article on the Buddhist Geeks site this morning, entitled The Path of Wholeness. I wrote the article as a way to explore a shift that has happened in my orientation, over the last couple of years, wherein I’ve moved away from a view of spirituality...
Moving Toward Wholeness

Parents, Guard Your iPads: 5-Year-Old Buys $2,554 Worth of Apps in 10 Minutes

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(Photo: NSPT4kids.com) If you’ve ever seen a child use an iPad, it’s actually kind of terrifying. The ease with which they learn the swipe gesture; the comfort they clearly take from sinking into a Winnie the Pooh puzzle game. There is no adoption curve whatsoever: place a tablet in a...
Parents, Guard Your iPads: 5-Year-Old Buys $2,554 Worth of Apps in 10 Minutes

The hidden dangers of legal highs

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In the last five years, the market for legal highs has exploded. It's never been easier, or cheaper, to buy drugs online - but no one knows what's in them, or how dangerous they areFor most of the last decade, an average of four or five new legal drugs came...
The hidden dangers of legal highs

Drug informant busted with drugs

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Cincinnatian Gerald Craig, 26, was about to hit the streets as a drug informant for the Cincinnati police when the cops patted him down before he left the station. Not sure why they searched him, but they found 19 pills of Ecstasy in his pocket. Maybe he was just trying...
Drug informant busted with drugs

From the Agony of JUnit to the Ecstasy of RSpec

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From the Agony of JUnit to the Ecstasy of RSpec

At the Apple Store: Watching Geniuses watch the iPad Mini

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While you were in the San Jose Cathedral or glued to your laptop, I wandered over to my local Apple store and basked in the Geniuses' ecstasy -- and agony -- over the iPad Mini. [Read more]...
At the Apple Store: Watching Geniuses watch the iPad Mini
Hipmunk Took The Agony Out Of Flying Then Pivoted To Hotel Booking

ASUS EPad: like the EeePad, but with less ecstasy

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Well, isn't this typical ASUS. Yet another Eee Pad, or this time an 'EPad' as the placard says, has shown up on the Computex show floor. While the company introduced two Eee Pads at its press conference earlier this week -- the 10-inch EP101TC with NVIDIA Tegra 2 /...
ASUS EPad: like the EeePad, but with less ecstasy

Magic Mushrooms Could Be Used To Treat Depression, Says Drug Expert

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Why stop at the blues? The world could be a better place with rainbow-colored snakeskin unicorns flying through the skies. An attempt by British scientists to research whether the psychedelic element of magic mushrooms can control severe depression has been stymied by bureaucracy. Despite having received over half a...
Magic Mushrooms Could Be Used To Treat Depression, Says Drug Expert
Ecstasy for my eardrums: tripping through the addictive psychedelia of million-dollar hi-fi

Which drug do you take? US and the UK compared by the global drug survey

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The Guardian/Mixmag global drug survey asked 15,500 people from the US, UK and around the world about their drug use. This is what it found• Get the full data• Compare drug use in the US and UKWhich drugs do people take? The Guardian/Mixmag survey is one attempt to explain the...
Which drug do you take? US and the UK compared by the global drug survey
Xbox One Photo Gallery: A Close-Up Look At Microsoft's Shiny, Shiny Future Of Gaming
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