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Tumblr: The Musical!

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Exclamation point added, because the Internet demands it. Move over, "Zuckerberg: The Musical"! Your time is up, LOLpera! There's a new semi-satiric Internet-themed musical in town -- and this one stars Hipster Ariel, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Tumblr!...
Tumblr: The Musical!

Skitch 2.5 for Mac and iOS lets you mark up PDFs with notes and stamps

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Evernote released a substantial Skitch 2.5 update for both OS X and iOS today, which makes the four-month wait since the last Mac update seem worthwhile. The new features are primarily geared toward adding feedback and notes to PDFs, and Evernote Premium members get two of the best ones:...
Skitch 2.5 for Mac and iOS lets you mark up PDFs with notes and stamps

Edifier e10 Exclaim PC speakers punctuate the air with 36W of sound

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Computer speaker design rarely sits in the middle: it tends to be dry on creativity or go over the top. Edifier is sometimes known for testing the limits itself, but its new e10 Exclaim speakers might strike just the right balance in taste. The 2.0-channel system trades on its...
Edifier e10 Exclaim PC speakers punctuate the air with 36W of sound

Forget The Numbers--Yahoo's Turnaround Is About People, Marissa Mayer Says (YHOO)

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Most CEOs start earnings calls by crowing about numbers. Marissa Mayer is doing things at Yahoo very differently. Her first topic of conversation in a call with Wall Street analysts about its fourth-quarter earnings was Yahoo's people. Yahoo had become infamous for its bureaucracy. A new system to let employees...
Forget The Numbers--Yahoo's Turnaround Is About People, Marissa Mayer Says (YHOO)
Clash of the Titans: Google joins Apple, Microsoft in announcing new tablets (and more)

Sincerely, Me: What Our Email Sign-offs Say About Us

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Look at how you signed your last email. Better yet, read it out loud. There’s a good chance you’ve signed off with something like “Best, Dominic,” or “Thank you, Maria,” or “Cheers, Tom,” or even just using your initials. There are all sorts of ways we conclude emails. And for...
Sincerely, Me: What Our Email Sign-offs Say About Us

Apple Warned the Industry Before Suing HTC? [Patents]

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According to Oppenheimer's Yair Reiner, Apple's lawsuit against HTC didn't come out of left field as most of us thought. Really, Apple had warned handset manufacturers that they were going to be stricter about enforcing their patents."Starting in January, Apple launched a series of C-Level discussions with tier-1 handset makers...
Apple Warned the Industry Before Suing HTC? [Patents]

Your Password Isn't Good Enough - Here's How To Fix It

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Today being Data Privacy Day and all, it's a perfect time to revisit that most basic element of internet security - the password. Just because your password replaces an "E" with a "3" and ends in an exclamation point doesn't make you invincible. Here are some pointers to see how...
Your Password Isn't Good Enough - Here's How To Fix It

Yahoo to be pre-loaded onto “tens of millions” of Samsung phones

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App stores are no substitute for what the mobile industry calls “on deck” placement, in which an application is pre-loaded onto a phone’s home screen, or a top-level menu. On-deck placement costs lots of money, plus it can take months of begging — er, negotiations with multiple wireless carriers and...
Yahoo to be pre-loaded onto “tens of millions” of Samsung phones

Swype Keyboard review

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After years of beta releases, Nuance has released Swype Keyboard on Google Play. It’s currently available for $0.99 cents, with no additional in-app purchases. Swype became famous as one of the first touchscreen keyboards to allow input by sliding your finger across the letters of the word, opposed to tapping...
Swype Keyboard review

Fujitsu prototype GPS cane hands-on: the future of monitoring and protecting the elderly

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Fujitsu's Stylistic S01 isn't the company's only attempt to cater to an older audience. It's also experimenting with a rather ingenius (and super glossy) take on the classic cane, that looks like something out of a sci-fi film. Inside the two-toned elliptical head-piece are a pile of electronics, including...
Fujitsu prototype GPS cane hands-on: the future of monitoring and protecting the elderly

Halloween Spider: Spin your words wisely with this creepy font

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Got bats in your belfry? With Halloween Spider, you can have cobwebs on your copy too. Designed by Claude, Halloween Spider is a TrueType font that pairs bold uppercase glyphs with spiders that seem to walk across well-placed webs. Halloween Spider doesn't include numbers or special characters, and the...
Halloween Spider: Spin your words wisely with this creepy font
Yahoo Signs Content Deal With CBS To Bring Original Video From TV's "The Insider" To Yahoo's OMG!

Yelp! A Look Behind the IPO

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Did somebody “Yelp!”? Investors are pouring into the IPO of the local business reviews site, with shares soaring more than 60% in early trading. Associated Press Jeremy Stoppelman, right center, Yelp co-founder and CEO, salutes during opening bell ceremonies of the NYSE on IPO day. On IPO day, here are...
Yelp! A Look Behind the IPO

On Facebook, What You Give is What You Get

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It's your best friend from 5th grade's birthday, and you almost missed it because you were stalking your 7th grade best friend on Facebook. The time is now 9pm, in your time zone. In a moment of freedom, you return to Facebook.com and notice the tiny birthday notifications in the...
On Facebook, What You Give is What You Get

Apple's iPad Mini margins run between 40% and 55%

www.computerworld.com
The new iPad Mini costs Apple just under $200 in materials and manufacturing, an analyst said today, putting an exclamation point on the company's devotion to high profit margins....
Apple's iPad Mini margins run between 40% and 55%

The spoken hashtag must die -- here's how

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Simply saying the word "hashtag" out loud as a verbal exclamation point is no longer acceptable. Crave's Eric Mack proposes this replacement. [Read more]...
The spoken hashtag must die -- here's how

Yahoos Now Removing The ® From Their Logo. Is The Exclamation Mark Next?

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File in “Silicon Valley Things That Are Amazing/Ridiculous”*: Apparently free iPhones and food aren’t the only cultural changes being enacted in Marissa Mayer’s Yahoo!® … The new head honcho tweeted this Instagram image earlier today, of a disenfranchised ® peg, formerly of a campus Yahoo! logo. Mayer provided an explanation,...
Yahoos Now Removing The ® From Their Logo. Is The Exclamation Mark Next?
Marissa Mayer Is Really Using Flickr (And Posting Funny Stuff) (YHOO)

'Screamer,' 'Slammer,' 'Bang' ... and 15 Other Ways to Say 'Exclamation Point'

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'Screamer,' 'Slammer,' 'Bang' ... and 15 Other Ways to Say 'Exclamation Point'

White House: We Will Not Support An ITU Treaty That Blurs Telecom Infrastructure With The Info That Crosses Over It

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While the US's position on the ITU discussions at the World Conference on International Telecommunications has been pretty clear from the beginning, to put an exclamation point on it, the White House put out a statement saying that it will not support an agreement that tries to expand the ITU's...
White House: We Will Not Support An ITU Treaty That Blurs Telecom Infrastructure With The Info That Crosses Over It

Marissa Mayer Goes Wild, Removes the Trademark Symbol from Yahoo! Logo

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The sad, dead “R.” (Photo: Instagram) Late last night, while browsing through our Instagram feed, we stumbled upon a photo of a big purple “R” that looked like it had recently been lobbed off a sign. The photo was posted by Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, who has apparently decided to...
Marissa Mayer Goes Wild, Removes the Trademark Symbol from Yahoo! Logo
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