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Amazon Cloud Drive and app arrive in UK at last, sans fanfare

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Eons after it appeared in the US, Amazon's Cloud Drive is at last available in the UK. Brits can manage the service from within their Amazon account online, or get the free standalone Mac or PC app for desktop dragging and dropping. It slipped in with nary a peep...
Amazon Cloud Drive and app arrive in UK at last, sans fanfare

Google+ Events Lets You Invite All Circles To An Event, Spam Ensues

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Yesterday Google announced the promising Google+ Events functionality at Google I/O.  However, one  feature  immediately irked many Google+ users, the ability for all Google+ users to invite other Google+ers to an event, even if they don’t have them in circles.  So any Google+ user can invite... Please visit Marketing Land for...
Google+ Events Lets You Invite All Circles To An Event, Spam Ensues

Intel's Core i3 NUC mini-system bares it all for IDF (hands-on video)

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What's red or black, 4 x 4 inches and exposes itself shamelessly on the show floor at IDF 2012? If you answered Intel's Next Unit of Computing (NUC), you'd be right. The diminutive PC was on display at Intel's Developer Forum along with its motherboard and cooling assembly. It...
Intel's Core i3 NUC mini-system bares it all for IDF (hands-on video)

AT&T will bring the Jelly Bean Android update to HTC One X handsets starting today

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Good news, Android fans, AT&T is moving ahead with bumping owners of the HTC One X handset to the first Jelly Bean update starting today. Jelly Bean, the most current form of Android, has two flavors, 4.1 and 4.2. HTC One X owners will be upgraded to the 4.1 update, placing...
AT&T will bring the Jelly Bean Android update to HTC One X handsets starting today
Instagram adds popular Tilt-Shift effect to Android app

Having famous bacon cheese burgers with Yelp ers from NYC (@ Royale) http://4sq.com/8CZjJH

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Having famous bacon cheese burgers with Yelp ers from NYC (@ Royale) http://4sq.com/8CZjJH

Facebook Is A Miracle Of Capitalism

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Because it leads to inequality, capitalism can drive empathetic people into the streets in angry protest. We saw a lot of that last fall. But sometimes, capitalism works miracles. Consider Facebook. Eight years ago, some kid built a Web site in his dorm. Then, because some smart 1%ers risked...
Facebook Is A Miracle Of Capitalism

EPISODE 68 – NOW THAT’S A HAT

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Welcome to the 68th episode of the FFundercats Podcast. This podcast is devoted to FriendFeed and is hosted by Josh Haley and Johnny Worthington. In this episode: Oh I could rap a rhyme phat, about your Easter pimp hat. So join us on the episode of the FFundercats Parade....
EPISODE 68 – NOW THAT’S A HAT

Brazen Careerist Launches Site for Job Seekers That Gen-Y-ers Can Actually Enjoy

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Generation Y, those that grew up with the web and many of which probably know of no life without it, is prime target for those looking for fresh blood in the Job Marketplace.  It is this generation that is just entering the marketplace, and which Employer after Employer is fighting...
Brazen Careerist Launches Site for Job Seekers That Gen-Y-ers Can Actually Enjoy

Google: Who Are We?

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Over the past few weeks, some investors, including myself, have felt a pain in the side that is Google's stock dropping from around 580 to 550, and now its down to 530. This probably has a lot to do with the Buzz complications combined with Apple's iPad and iPhone OS...
Google: Who Are We?
99dresses Wants To Give Women An Infinite Closet

Status Update

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The Gotham Gal and I have received countless messages from many of you wishing us well and volunteering all sorts of things. We even were offered use of a 3400 sf apartment on the upper west side! It is very gratifying to know that so many of you are thinking...
Status Update

Taxis, black cars, hybrids, SUVs…Uber announces ‘freedom to choose’ for US and Canadian riders

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Uber officially launched its private driver-for-hire service in London last week, and as we reported yesterday from this Wednesday, Uber-ers in San Francisco and New York will have the option of selecting one of its current range of black town cars OR a hybrid car. Whilst ice-cream trucks are also...
Taxis, black cars, hybrids, SUVs…Uber announces ‘freedom to choose’ for US and Canadian riders
Very Cool: “Get It Now” Allows SF-ers To Have Any Product Delivered In Less Than An Hour

On The Internet, Everyone Knows You're A Dick

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In light of the recent PyCon debacle in which an offended party publicly shamed two developers at a conference for discussing dongles, I thought it would be interesting to address the problems of “lad culture” on the Internet (and, partially, the Silicon Valley/Alley societies) where wizards stay up late and...
On The Internet, Everyone Knows You're A Dick

Metainstability

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I had breakfast yesterday with a friend who had recently relocated to NYC from SF. He told me he was taken with the hyperactivity of NY'ers. I asked him where he thought it comes from. He had a great answer and I am going to share it with all of...
Metainstability

Galaxy Nexus 7-inch Tablet to be built by ASUS, delivered in May

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Google appears to be ready to go after the smaller tablet market according to a report today.  The next lead device will be a 7-7.7-inch tablet built by Asustek and will be delivered before Google I/O in June.  The timing seems a litle strange and I wouldn’t be surprised to see...
Galaxy Nexus 7-inch Tablet to be built by ASUS, delivered in May

Northeastern University students develop eye controlled robotic arm that's happy to feed you

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As an alternative to receiving brain implants for robotic arm dominance assistance, check out this surprisingly cheap eye-tracking solution developed by six electrical engineering students at Northeastern University. Labeled iCRAFT, for eye Con­trolled Robotic Arm Feeding Tech­nology, the award-winning senior project drew its inspiration from one team member's difficulty...
Northeastern University students develop eye controlled robotic arm that's happy to feed you
Samsung announces new Galaxy Player 5.8 ahead of IFA

Barnes & Noble continues British invasion, forges pacts with Argos, Blackwell's and Foyles

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Barnes & Noble has continued its quest to stock the shelves of United Kingdom bookstores with Nooks, by adding Argos, Blackwell's and Foyles to the list of where you can get one. Those retailers will join John Lewis in carrying the Nook Simple Touch and its Glow Light-toting cousin,...
Barnes & Noble continues British invasion, forges pacts with Argos, Blackwell's and Foyles

Twitter offers free Promoted Crisis Tweets to @RedCross and more in wake of Hurricane Sandy

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Following the lead of Google and others, Twitter has announced a number of initiatives to aid US-based users affected by Hurricane Sandy, including offering Promoted Crisis Tweets to @RedCross, @FEMA,@NYCMayorsOffice, and @MDMEMA, listing government accounts and resources on its blog and giving #Sandy a custom page. It’s noteworthy that with Promoted Crisis Tweets, which we’ve confirmed are free, Hurricane...
Twitter offers free Promoted Crisis Tweets to @RedCross and more in wake of Hurricane Sandy
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