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Twitter Founders Launch New Collaborate Publishing Platform, Medium

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Obvious, the company led by Twitter co-founders Ev Williams and Biz Stone, today showed of a collaborative publishing tool called Medium. The launch is particularly notable given the Obvious team’s storied history of giving the world new publishing platforms, first Blogger and then Twitter. Williams writes today, “Lots of services have...
Twitter Founders Launch New Collaborate Publishing Platform, Medium

Google's self-driving cars will return to roots, tour California

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Thanks to a new law passed in California, Google's driverless cars might soon be stuck in its traffic with all the other hapless commuters. Although they won't hit the highway yet, like they can in Nevada, the bipartisan bill will allow bureaucrats to craft safety and performance standards --...
Google's self-driving cars will return to roots, tour California

Dealers wanting to sell Ford's first all-electric car must Focus on the environment

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You can't just sell the new 2012 Ford Focus Electric, you've got to embrace what it stands for, or at least that's what Dearborn is telling its dealers. Per the company HQ, outfits hoping to offer the electric hatchback on their lots later this year must send sales staff...
Dealers wanting to sell Ford's first all-electric car must Focus on the environment

Fiat's 500e EV debuts at the LA Auto Show, we go eyes-on

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We've had ample opportunity to ogle the electrical version of Fiat's venerable 500 when the Italian firm fortold its US arrival years ago. This week at the LA Auto Show, the car finally made its official debut, so naturally, we had to swing by and check it out. While...
Fiat's 500e EV debuts at the LA Auto Show, we go eyes-on

A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy

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Having been riddled with setbacks, including a major recall of faulty batteries supplied to Fisker Automotive, Michigan's favorite EV battery maker A123 Systems has filed for bankruptcy. It has also announced the sale of its main business units to rival Johnson Controls in a deal pegged at $125 million...
A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy

Live At SXSW: Ev Williams Talks Twitter, The Information Network http://tcrn.ch/cv2nbh

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Live At SXSW: Ev Williams Talks Twitter, The Information Network http://tcrn.ch/cv2nbh

Twitter's First Designer, Vítor Lourenço, Leaves The Company After Five Years

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Things change everywhere, especially at startups. Sometimes, the people who start something aren’t the ones who end up “finishing” it, and that’s the case today with one very important person at Twitter. In a tweet, Twitter’s first designer, Vítor Lourenço, announced that he’s leaving the company after five years. He...
Twitter's First Designer, Vítor Lourenço, Leaves The Company After Five Years
iOS 5.1 shows '4G' indicator in iPhone 4S status bar for AT&T

Insert Coin: HeatMeter wants to save your money and the planet (video)

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Back in 2011, MIT discovered that the Fisker Karma's batteries only lost 10 percent of their battery life after 1,500 charges. Admittedly, the study didn't examine the EV's reliability, nor its tendency to spontaneously combust, but the MIT researchers did learn plenty about energy conservation in the process. Fast-forward...
Insert Coin: HeatMeter wants to save your money and the planet (video)

Branch comes out of private beta to spark conversations and encourage dialogues

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Branch, the service backed by Ev Williams and Biz Stone of Obvious, has come out of private beta today to drum up conversations on the web, rather than rants by one person. Here’s what the team had to say: Today, Branch is coming out of private beta and will begin...
Branch comes out of private beta to spark conversations and encourage dialogues

Apple Gets Siri-ous, Posts 12 Siri-Related Job Openings

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Siri: Why is Apple recruiting so many people to work on you? Siri, Apple's speech-recognizing personal assistant, seems set to go through some Siri-ous changes. (Sorry, we'll stop now.) Over the weekend Apple advertised 12 different positions relating to Siri. The jobs range from a Speech Operations Engineer responsible...
Apple Gets Siri-ous, Posts 12 Siri-Related Job Openings

2014 Chevy Spark EV will retail for $27,495 before incentives, hits West Coast freeways in mid-June

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Chevy just announced pricing for its 2014 Spark EV. The all-electric compact will retail for $27,495 before incentives, such as a $7,500 federal tax credit and up to $2,500 in state and local credits. All told, you could drive the car home for less than 18 grand, and California...
2014 Chevy Spark EV will retail for $27,495 before incentives, hits West Coast freeways in mid-June

Tesla Model S review

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As we cover the mobile industry, where the evolution of devices and processors is relentless, we're used to being impressed. We're used to seeing a new generation of a product that instantly and irrevocably makes the previous one look tame. It's just the way this world turns. However, that's...
Tesla Model S review

Live: Twitter CEO Ev Williams’s Chirp Keynote

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Twitter CEO Evan Williams has just taken the stage for his Chirp keynote. I’ll be liveblogging his talk below. Twiterrific helped the Twitter team realize what was possible from third parties, had people telling them that it made them like Twitter. Twitter gets 3 Billion requests a day through the...
Live: Twitter CEO Ev Williams’s Chirp Keynote
Ev Williams Takes To Medium To Discuss The True Purpose Of His New Publishing Tool
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Verizon says nearly half of data use on its network relies on LTE

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Verizon was the second US carrier to launch an LTE network, giving it ample opportunity to extend its 4G reach in more than two years. And according to network engineering VP Mike Haberman, it has -- he tells FierceWireless that nearly 50 percent of the carrier's data traffic goes...
Verizon says nearly half of data use on its network relies on LTE

Exclusive: Twitter’s Director Of Search Is Out As Product Is Restructured

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In July of last year, Twitter Search usage was exploding. As such, Twitter hired a new high-profile engineer, Doug Cook, to take over as the new “Director of Search.” Cook has now left the company, we’ve learned. When reached for comment, Twitter confirmed the departure, but would not give a...
Exclusive: Twitter’s Director Of Search Is Out As Product Is Restructured

The SXSW Keynote With Ev Williams You Really Wanted to See

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This afternoon, as most of you know, Ev Williams, CEO of Twitter sat down for a much-anticipated and heavily-attended keynote interview at the South By Southwest conference in Austin. After thousands of Twittering geeks and quasi-geeks alike had settled in to the packed exhibition hall and overflow rooms to hear...
The SXSW Keynote With Ev Williams You Really Wanted to See
Samsung Galaxy S III now just $179.99 at Wirefly

Chromebooks, Chromeboxes to get free 100 GB of Drive space?

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With only 16 GB of local storage, the newest Google Chromebook may appear limited to some. Of course, the Chromebook is meant to be a web-connected device that can lean on near limitless cloud storage. In fact, it works quite well in that use case. But you still have to...
Chromebooks, Chromeboxes to get free 100 GB of Drive space?
Twitter's Publishing Offspring, Medium, Tries Out Commenting

Chip delays point to next-gen iPhone launch around October

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Will Apple return to its usual summer launch for its next iPhone revision, or will it repeat last year's fall unveiling of the iPhone 4S? The latest news from baseband supplier Qualcomm suggests the iPhone update will happen closer to October due to manufacturing delays. Apple has switched its...
Chip delays point to next-gen iPhone launch around October

Twitter Announces New Platform, @Anywhere

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In a SXSWi keynote address earlier today, Twitter CEO Ev Williams announced Twitter's new ad platform, @anywhere. @Anywhere will take content sites we visit every day and "recreate open, engaging interactions providing a new layer of value for visitors without sending them to Twitter.com." In its simplest form, the service...
Twitter Announces New Platform, @Anywhere
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Sweet? Biz Stone Is Poised to Launch New Mobile Startup Called Jelly

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According to sources, Twitter co-founder Biz Stone is close to launching a new startup called Jelly, which one person called a “native mobile” effort. While it’s not clear exactly what that means, sources said the well-known entrepreneur has already hired four to five employees to form a team on...
Sweet? Biz Stone Is Poised to Launch New Mobile Startup Called Jelly

Tata Nano EV represents the feasible side of our electric future

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Tata Nano EV represents the feasible side of our electric future

Twitter May Release Some Deleted Usernames Within Weeks

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What’s happening with all those inactive and deleted usernames that Twitter has? Some of them will continue to be held back for a few more weeks; some likely for much longer, Twitter cofounder Ev Williams said yesterday. I caught Williams between sessions at the Chirp conference yesterday and put to...
Twitter May Release Some Deleted Usernames Within Weeks

All-electric VW Golf Blue-e-emotion still on track for 2013 release, in white

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It's about time Volkswagen made an EV that fits more than one blogger and his smartphone. There's not much longer to wait, though: "Late 2013" is the latest word on the arrival of the Golf Blue-e-motion, which will hopefully be a happier ride than the name suggests. A 2014...
All-electric VW Golf Blue-e-emotion still on track for 2013 release, in white

Twitter’s @anywhere and Why it May Be Too Techie for Their Audience

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In just one day, we’ll all be sitting in front of Ev Williams and Biz Stone as they announce Twitter’s new Facebook Connect competitor, @anywhere.  This is Twitter’s big statement in the developer ecosystem, stating that they are shifting from a script and backend-focused model of developer integration, to a...
Twitter’s @anywhere and Why it May Be Too Techie for Their Audience
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