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Radio Is Alive as Ever, Bob Pittman Says

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After almost a decade of self-imposed corporate exile, Bob Pittman is back in the corporate saddle and on a mission. In his new role heading Clear Channel, he has a grandiose goal: to reinvent radio....
Radio Is Alive as Ever, Bob Pittman Says

Tim Exile Shows his Reaktor-Based Live Performance Setup

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Tim Exile Shows his Reaktor-Based Live Performance Setup

How I survived 7 days in Chromebook exile

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I'm not a Google fangirl. I have Gmail accounts for personal and work use, and I spend some time in Google Docs and Calendar, but that's about it. And until a few weeks ago, I had never even more than glanced at the Chrome OS or browser, let alone...
How I survived 7 days in Chromebook exile

Microsoft mocks Internet Explorer’s past, touts IE9 as ‘actually good’

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Oh my beloved jumping Jehoshaphat, do we have a treat for you. Now, I don’t know if satirical videos mocking the past of a single browser’s brand is usually up your alley, but it is today. Trust me. Now, I’m sure you know by now that Internet Explorer has gone through...
Microsoft mocks Internet Explorer’s past, touts IE9 as ‘actually good’

The 10 most glaring Windows Store no-shows

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After grinding to a standstill earlier in the year, Microsoft's Windows Store is finally starting to pick up steam, with recent additions such as Nokia Music,Twitter, and MLB.TV bringing big-name clout to the fledgling platform. Nevertheless, spending a week of self-imposed exile in Windows 8's modern UI made it...
The 10 most glaring Windows Store no-shows

'Difficult To Work With,' Jack Dorsey's Role At Twitter Has Been 'Reduced'

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  Now we know how Jack Dorsey is handling two demanding jobs at two fast-growing companies. He's not, really. The Twitter cofounder made a triumphant return to the company in early 2011, after years away. Already chairman (after having originally been CEO), "executive" was appended to Dorsey's title to make it...
'Difficult To Work With,' Jack Dorsey's Role At Twitter Has Been 'Reduced'

How The Copyright Industry Drives A Big Brother Dystopia

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Look at the laws being proposed right now. General wiretapping. Mandatory citizen tracking. Excommunication, for Odin’s sake. Sending people into exile. All these laws follow one single common theme: they aim to re-centralize the permission to publish ideas, knowledge, and culture, and punish anybody who circumvents the old gatekeepers’ way...
How The Copyright Industry Drives A Big Brother Dystopia
Julian Assange to headline WikiLeaks Party ticket, run for Australian senate from exile

Unearthed Rolling Stones Tracks Set to Debut on ‘Exile on Main Street’ Reissue

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My pick as the greatest rock album ever made. Keith Richards attributes the sound to the dirt floor in the basement where much of it was recorded. See also: Andy Greene interviews Mick and Keith on the new release.  ★ ...
Unearthed Rolling Stones Tracks Set to Debut on ‘Exile on Main Street’ Reissue

Rare Photos From The Night Steve Jobs Returned To Apple Just Surfaced On Flickr (AAPL)

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On December 20, 1996 Mac OS Evangelist Tim Holmes was working late at the company's Cupertino headquarters, when suddenly, his manager came rushing by. He told Holmes to head to "Town Hall," Apple's big meeting room. Steve Jobs was back at Apple. He was returning from his long exile and he...
Rare Photos From The Night Steve Jobs Returned To Apple Just Surfaced On Flickr (AAPL)

White House, Tiring of Death Stars And Deportation Requests, Ups 'We The People' Signature Threshold From 25,000 To 100,000

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The White House has just raised the signature threshold at the "We the People" website from 25,000 to 100,000, no doubt in an attempt to trim down the number of Death Star/deportation/secession/impeachment petitions it must respond to. (Why no one thought to kill two birds with one stone and exile...
White House, Tiring of Death Stars And Deportation Requests, Ups 'We The People' Signature Threshold From 25,000 To 100,000

Apple may get the Italian boot, has 30 days to push a 2-year warranty for locals

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Italian regulator AGCM is clearly on a short fuse with Apple. After issuing a €900,000 fine ($1.1 million) to Apple for not properly offering the free 2-year warranty required by national law, the agency is now warning the iPhone maker that it could face a temporary exile -- and...
Apple may get the Italian boot, has 30 days to push a 2-year warranty for locals

Scuttlebot Special Edition - Facebook I.P.O.

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With Facebook scheduled to begin trading on Friday, the technology reporters and editors of The New York Times found an abundance of important and peculiar items about the company on the Web on Thursday, including a few caveats for those preparing to buy, a plan by two senators to make...
Scuttlebot Special Edition - Facebook I.P.O.
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Microsoft bans use of Metro name in Windows Store apps

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If Microsoft can't use the Metro name, no one else can. Not in its company-owned Windows Store, at least. An update to the Windows 8 app criteria guide explicitly tells developers that any submitted Windows Store app with Metro in the title will "fail certification" -- effectively, it's banned....
Microsoft bans use of Metro name in Windows Store apps

WikiLeaks forced to defend Ecuador as Edward Snowden seeks asylum

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Spokesman for WikiLeaks, which has been helping whistleblower, says Ecuador critics paint too bleak a pictureWikiLeaks spokesperson Kristinn Hrafnsson has defended the press freedom record of Ecuador and dismissed a recent Committee to Protect Journalists report that criticised the country's commitment to journalists' freedom, saying the findings "might be wrong...
WikiLeaks forced to defend Ecuador as Edward Snowden seeks asylum

Beardyman & Tim Exile @ Fabric

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Beardyman & Tim Exile @ Fabric

Last week in Asia: PayPal heads to Japan, Evernote gets local in China as Al Jazeera exits and more

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Welcome to the latest Last Week in Asia round-up, our selection of the key stories and developments from across Asia’s growing technology and Internet spaces. China This week saw a number of firms set up new initiatives across Asia but there was a notable departure, as Arabic news organisation Al Jazeera was forced...
Last week in Asia: PayPal heads to Japan, Evernote gets local in China as Al Jazeera exits and more
Guy Adams Talks About His Time In Twitter Exile After NBC Olympics Tweets [TCTV]

Condo or house? HGTV's House Hunters digs into dilemma of Internet exec

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Mark Michael and his wife, Ashley, on the latest episode of House Hunters EVO Media Group co-founder and president Mark Michael made his reality TV debut this week, appearing alongside his wife (and cat Jack) on the latest episode of HGTV’s House Hunters. So, how did the Internet exec fare?...
Condo or house? HGTV's House Hunters digs into dilemma of Internet exec

Tim Exile performs "YouTube Killed The Now Wave Star"

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Tim Exile performs "YouTube Killed The Now Wave Star"

Orbotix pits Sphero as advanced 3D controller, details upcoming Augmented Reality Engine (hands-on)

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During the wind down of E3, we were able to spend a few fleeting moments with the folks from Orbotix to talk about its latest batch of upcoming software for Sphero. If you're unfamiliar with the gizmo, it's essentially a Bluetooth-enabled robotic ball that can be controlled using your...
Orbotix pits Sphero as advanced 3D controller, details upcoming Augmented Reality Engine (hands-on)
FBI releases background investigation on Steve Jobs from 1991
Anon on the run: How Commander X jumped bail and fled to Canada

China completes internet monitoring scheme in Tibet

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Tibetans required to register for internet and mobile phones under real namesChina has completed a monitoring scheme in restive Tibet that requires all telephone and internet users to register under their real names, state media said on Wednesday, as part of a campaign to crack down on what officials describe...
China completes internet monitoring scheme in Tibet

Tim Exile - PROMO - live in session on Rob Da Bank, BBC Radio 1

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Tim Exile - PROMO - live in session on Rob Da Bank, BBC Radio 1

★ A Thought Regarding the Old Apple-v.-Microsoft ‘Look and Feel’ Lawsuit

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A bunch of readers have emailed regarding yesterday’s piece on the Apple-HTC patent suit to ask why I didn’t compare it to Apple’s ill-fated “Look and Feel” lawsuit against Microsoft. I don’t think the comparison is all that interesting or apt, basically. For one thing, that suit was a copyright...
★ A Thought Regarding the Old Apple-v.-Microsoft ‘Look and Feel’ Lawsuit

A Key Twitter Backer Just Ripped The Lid Off Its Executive Turmoil

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Twitter's investors fired cofounders Jack Dorsey and Ev Williams as CEO in a messy, unfair fashion, according to Chris Sacca, an early advisor and investor who now runs a fund devoted to private trades of Twitter shares. He made the comments in an on-stage interview at the PandoMonthly event series...
A Key Twitter Backer Just Ripped The Lid Off Its Executive Turmoil

Iran reportedly blocks Google & all SSL sites on the eve of the revolution anniversary

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Not for the first time, Iran is reportedly stepping up its website-blocking efforts, on the eve of the anniversary of the revolution that overthrew the country’s monarchy and replaced it with an Islamic republic. Following a period of public protests and civil resistance, the Shah left Iran for exile in...
Iran reportedly blocks Google & all SSL sites on the eve of the revolution anniversary

This Woman Went From Child Soldier To Tech CEO

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Ping Fu hasn't had the most traditional path to entrepreneurialism. When Fu was only eight years old, Mao Zedong's Red Guards took her from her home, forcing her to be a child soldier. Fu had to work in farms and factories, while taking care of her younger sister at the...
This Woman Went From Child Soldier To Tech CEO
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