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Android in camouflage: How the military can utilize smartphone tech

gigaom.com
Android is still the smartphone platform of choice for the world’s consumers, but it may also be the ideal operating system for the world’s armies, navies and security agencies. The versatile, open – and free – OS already has most of the necessary pieces in place to power the most...
Android in camouflage: How the military can utilize smartphone tech
Google Thinks You Want To Tattoo An Electronic Circuit To Your Flesh Instead Of Remembering A Password

Entrepreneurship and Social Impact in the Middle East -- Business as Unusual?

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It is a striking feature of the growing startup ecosystems in the Middle East that the lines between “entrepreneurship” and “social entrepreneurship” — that is, entrepreneurship that makes a social impact — often blur. Where conventional wisdom wrings its hands that social and economic problems seem increasingly unsolvable by traditional...
Entrepreneurship and Social Impact in the Middle East -- Business as Unusual?

The smart (and cute) BERG Little Printer is now up for pre-order, ships in 60 days

thenextweb.com
There was a flurry of interest when London-based design studio BERG first announced its Little Printer late last year, and at last it’s available for pre-order. As a refresher, the Little Printer is stylish device that could best be thought of as a ‘stock ticker but for Web content’. It sits on...
The smart (and cute) BERG Little Printer is now up for pre-order, ships in 60 days

The Most Detailed Photos Yet Of The Massive Spaceship-Like Campus Apple Is Building

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Apple is currently building "Campus 2," a massive mile-long campus for its employees on a stretch of land it acquired for $300 million. The campus looks like a spaceship and its circumference will be nearly 1 mile. 9To5 Mac has 8 new, incredibly detailed blueprints of the building. It will...
The Most Detailed Photos Yet Of The Massive Spaceship-Like Campus Apple Is Building

Google's Smartwatch Will Be A Flop, Says Wearable Tech Veteran (GOOG, AAPL, MSFT)

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Almost every major tech company is making a bet on smartwatches. We've heard rumors of an Apple iWatch for a while now. We have knowledge of Google working on a smartwatch. Executives at Microsoft's suppliers in Asia told Bloomberg last month that the company asked them to ship displays for...
Google's Smartwatch Will Be A Flop, Says Wearable Tech Veteran (GOOG, AAPL, MSFT)

An iPhone Dock Is About to Hit $1 M. on Kickstarter

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The Elevation Dock. Apple fans were largely responsible for the breakout Kickstarter hit that broke the half million dollar mark in only four days, a record at the time. That project, for the twin iPod Nano watches, ended up falling short of a mil ($942,578). But the Elevation Dock for iPhone,...
An iPhone Dock Is About to Hit $1 M. on Kickstarter

Teburu Debuts An Android-Based Online & Mobile Ordering Platform For Restaurants

techcrunch.com
Teburu, a newly launched tablet-based online and mobile ordering system for restaurants, is now live with a handful of restaurant chains in the Southern U.S, including Gondolier Pizza, Pita’s Republic, and Little Greek Restaurant, and it has also recently signed a contract with a large, undisclosed Middle Eastern restaurant management company with...
Teburu Debuts An Android-Based Online & Mobile Ordering Platform For Restaurants
Greenlancer: disaggregating the construction industry via crowdsourcing and cloud technologies

Yammer's First Acquisition - oneDrum.com - Will Boost Office Collaboration

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Corporate microblogging and enterprise social networking tool Yammer has taken some of its latest investment funding and made its first acquisition today: a small British software engineering firm called oneDrum. The idea is to extend its features to the desktop, improve collaboration and give Google Docs a bit of a...
Yammer's First Acquisition - oneDrum.com - Will Boost Office Collaboration
Olympic fever at Synapse: Synchronized wall climbs, beer relays and a flying monkey toss

INRIX CEO Bryan Mistele on surviving 70 VC rejections

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Inrix CEO Bryan Mistele is transforming how companies get traffic information. Photo: Annie Laurie Malarkey Bryan Mistele wants to eliminate one of society’s biggest issues – traffic. How’s he going to do it? Find out in this episode of Nextcast. Growing up, Bryan knew he wanted to run his own...
INRIX CEO Bryan Mistele on surviving 70 VC rejections
Opal Labs wants to facilitate global, collaborative brainstorms

VMware sells Java tool maker WaveMaker's assets

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A little more than two years after purchasing Java tool vendor WaveMaker, VMware has sold the assets of the company to the Pramati software engineering firm....
VMware sells Java tool maker WaveMaker's assets

GE Is So Stoked About 3D Printing, They're Using It To Make Parts For Jet Engines

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CONFIRMATION as to how seriously some companies are taking additive manufacturing, popularly known as 3D printing, came on November 20th when GE Aviation, part of the world's biggest manufacturing group, bought a privately owned company called Morris Technologies. This is a small precision-engineering firm employing 130 people in suburban Cincinnati,...
GE Is So Stoked About 3D Printing, They're Using It To Make Parts For Jet Engines
Leaked mock-ups show how Apple's spaceship HQ will look inside

VMware sells WaveMaker assets to Pramati

www.pcworld.com
A little more than two years after purchasing Java tool vendor WaveMaker, VMware has sold the assets of the company to the Pramati software engineering firm.WaveMaker offers a RAD (rapid application development) platform that can be used to develop Java applications for the cloud, using a visual interface that...
VMware sells WaveMaker assets to Pramati

Project Footage offers online, Web-based project management for people and companies

venturebeat.com
Most of us have such complicated, diverse lives that it’s hard to keep track of everything. Project Footage aims to help, with a cloud-based project management service that helps you manage your projects, collaborate with others, and stay on top of everything in your personal and professional life. Project Footage,...
Project Footage offers online, Web-based project management for people and companies

GeekWire Radio: Wearable computing, and the future of sensors in our lives

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Skooks Pong of Synapse This week on the GeekWire radio show, we wrap ourselves in the world of wearable computing, talking about the current state of the art and where we’re headed from here. Our guest in the studio is Skooks Pong, senior vice president of technology at Synapse,...
GeekWire Radio: Wearable computing, and the future of sensors in our lives
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