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The Friday WTF Awards - Oracle Not The Only One Who Deserves Calling Out

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I need to lighten things up a bit with all this Oracle brouhaha. Oracle acquired Xsigo recently. I wrote about the acquisition and how Oracle will lose as IT gets virtualized. Oracle’s Bob Evans came back with his own special brand of attack. Yesterday I responded with my post: Open?...
The Friday WTF Awards - Oracle Not The Only One Who Deserves Calling Out

The Facebook IPO Filing Will Drop Any Moment Now!

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The Facebook IPO filing could drop at any moment today. We are besides ourselves with excitement. Facebook is era-defining company. We're going to have live and (very) comprehensive coverage at SAI, so stay with us. Click here to see if the filing is out yet >> In the meantime,...
The Facebook IPO Filing Will Drop Any Moment Now!

Ban Removal Could Take PlayStation, Xbox And Wii To China

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Chinese authorities may be considering lifting a longstanding ban on games consoles. An official Chinese newspaper has stirred up much excitement today with the news that China may be about to lift a ban on games consoles it imposed in 2000. The original ban was said to be in...
Ban Removal Could Take PlayStation, Xbox And Wii To China

Teaching Kids to Read & Write…From the Dead

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I used to watch a lot of TV when I was a kid. I watched a ton of stuff. Granted, that hasn’t changed too much. Now I just watch DVDs instead of TV as it airs. As a result of this childhood hobby, I have fond memories of shows that...
Teaching Kids to Read & Write…From the Dead

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, GOOG)

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Good morning! Here's the news: Apple's big developers conference kicks off today at 10 AM on the West Coast. Here are all the big product releases we're expecting Apple to announce. Excitement is clearly running high for Apple's big event. The line to get into WWDC started forming almost a...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, FB, GOOG)

7 Reasons Why You Should Be Excited For Microsoft's Surface Tablet (MSFT)

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Steve Ballmer announced Microsoft's first tablet, the Surface, this summer. It's expected to launch along with Windows 8, the next operating system for PCs, on October 26. Now the tech world is bubbling with all kinds of speculation and excitement at what the future might hold as Microsoft enters the...
7 Reasons Why You Should Be Excited For Microsoft's Surface Tablet (MSFT)

Reminder: Always Google Potential Musical Guests Before Putting Down a Deposit

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Oh dearie me. (Photo: screencap) Is this why we can’t have nice things? An events organization called StartUp RockOn threw an inauguration bash last night, doling out grants and celebrating “the success we achieved at the RNC and DNC this summer.” Sadly, it culminated in rapper Lupe Fiasco being hustled...
Reminder: Always Google Potential Musical Guests Before Putting Down a Deposit
Silk browser on Kindle Fire HD adds faster page loads, Trending Now list

Obama’s Silicon Valley Connection Cools

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President Barack Obama returned Wednesday to Silicon Valley to collect at least $3 million in campaign donations from the center of the tech world. But campaign-finance records suggest the industry no longer views Mr. Obama, who famously employed the Internet to mobilize supporters, with the same excitement — though he...
Obama’s Silicon Valley Connection Cools
Chartboost's Kiosk program creates new revenue opportunities for mobile game developers

Muted excitement for latest Toshiba Android tablet

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Shaw reviews Toshiba's Excite 10 SE tablet and HP's EliteBook Folio 9470m Ultrabook....
Muted excitement for latest Toshiba Android tablet

Is OpenStack the new Linux?

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Or is this open source 'cloud operating system' just a launching pad for a million new cloud businesses? Either way, the excitement is contagious...
Is OpenStack the new Linux?
iPhone 5 pre-orders reportedly set for September 12, AT&T preps for launch

Marksta app - fighting for photography copyright

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Multimedia photojournalist John D McHugh discusses his new Marksta app, which adds watermarks to photographs before they are shared on social mediaAs a photojournalist, I tell stories with images. It's a simple concept. I work very hard, and make many personal sacrifices, to tell these stories. They have often been...
Marksta app - fighting for photography copyright

Sony Xperia ZL hands-on: an alternate 5-inch 1080p, quad-core take on 'premium'

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You can't fault Sony for trying. After announcing its renewed focus on mobile back in 2012, the company's consistently issued thoughtful hardware for the global marketplace. But its collective efforts have yet to spark the "emotional" storm company CEO Kaz Hirai seems to be striving for. Well, if the...
Sony Xperia ZL hands-on: an alternate 5-inch 1080p, quad-core take on 'premium'
Why Does Apple Announce iPhone Pricing And Availability But Other Phone Makers Don't?
Lumia 900 review
Twitter Erupts After Capture Of Suspected Bomber

Free State Social Archives Now Open

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Did you miss a panel or want to recap from Free State Social?  Maybe you were unable to attend?  Or hey maybe this is the first time you are hearing about Free State Social.  Whatever be ther case you can now access the archives and check out what was...
Free State Social Archives Now Open
Apple posts three videos to get you excited for the iPad mini [video]

Vimeo Launches Virtual Tip Jar, Allowing Creators to Earn Revenue from Their Videos

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Mr. Trainor (Photo: Webpronews.com) Vimeo, the New York-based video platform known for being the buttoned-up, besuited step-brother to the behemoth YouTube, announced two new features today aimed at empowering video creators to earn money for their work. The first is a virtual Tip Jar, which can be implemented across all...
Vimeo Launches Virtual Tip Jar, Allowing Creators to Earn Revenue from Their Videos

Google Fiber ready to start buildout in Kansas City

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After all the excitement when Google chose Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas as its testbeds for a new fiber optic broadband internet service, the grand plans hit a snag due to some safety and money concerns. It looks like the dispute has been cleared up, however, as...
Google Fiber ready to start buildout in Kansas City

Why were Windows Phone users left out of Foursquare’s latest update?

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In case you missed it, foursquare completely ripped apart and revamped its app for iOS and Android to make exploring and discovery easier. They’ve hit the mark as far as I’m concerned, and users seem to be pretty happy about the massive upgrade. Not all users, though. In all of...
Why were Windows Phone users left out of Foursquare’s latest update?

Exclusive: First Image of a BlackBerry 10 Superphone!!

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BOOM! Last week's leaked 2012 BlackBerry Roadmap slide deck brought with it a ton of goodies for the new year, but one thing that was missing was a fresh look at a BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Superphone. Consider it found though, with the slide above featuring an image and some...
Exclusive: First Image of a BlackBerry 10 Superphone!!
iPhone 5 sells record 5 million units, but fails to ignite the same app marketing frenzy of the 4S

Since Last Friday, 6 People Have Resigned From Wine Sale Startup, Lot18

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Last Friday, Lot18 made a company-wide announcement. If employees weren't happy at the young flash-sale wine site, they could resign by May 18 and receive one month's pay. "If you're really not happy, we want to help you find something else to do," says a company spokesperson, who says the...
Since Last Friday, 6 People Have Resigned From Wine Sale Startup, Lot18

The Steve Jobs 'Reality Distortion Field' Even Makes It Into His FBI File

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The late Apple leader's 1991 FBI file is now part of the public record. When Steve Jobs was up for an appointment to the President's Export Council in 1991, the Federal Bureau of Investigation did what it does for all such appointments and went looking for dirt. They want to...
The Steve Jobs 'Reality Distortion Field' Even Makes It Into His FBI File

Give people an iPhone 4S, tell them it's an iPhone 5. This is what happens [Video]

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You may have noticed that Apple had an event yesterday and there has been more than a little excitement around the new iPhone. It seems that the release of a new model from Apple is so influential that people are willing to suspend their disbelief entirely. Not only do they...
Give people an iPhone 4S, tell them it's an iPhone 5. This is what happens [Video]
Two weeks away, still no SDK: Windows Phone 8 teeters on the edge of failure

More testing. More crazed excitement! http://post.ly/OOvv #css #example #testing

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More testing. More crazed excitement! http://post.ly/OOvv #css #example #testing
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