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How Gracenote is building a car stereo that senses your driving mood

gigaom.com
When I’m driving in the rain on a dreary day, I like to listen some sultry and slightly dissonant jazz – maybe some Charles Mingus or even some Ornette Coleman – but when the sun’s out and there’s a large expanse of highway in front of me, I want to...
How Gracenote is building a car stereo that senses your driving mood

Will Mining For Rare Earth Metals Destroy Greenland?

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To stop China's stranglehold on the minerals necessary for our digital economy, mining companies are looking to the icy expanse of Greenland. But with no regulation, no light, and no oversight, what will those mines do to this pristine Arctic landscape?...
Will Mining For Rare Earth Metals Destroy Greenland?

10 Ways to Build and Focus on Passionate Content

kylelacy.com
I was reading a post by Jay Baer titled the 14 Things I Think I Think About Social Media (Great title huh?) and one of the fourteen points hit me pretty hard. “Social media is fueled by passion, and too many companies try to take elements of their company that...
10 Ways to Build and Focus on Passionate Content

Meanwhile, Morgan Stanley Says iPhone Demand Is Off The Charts (AAPL)

www.businessinsider.com
Apple's stock has been crushed since the end of September when it closed above $700 for the first time ever. On Friday it closed at $509.79, a new low in this slump. As Apple's stock has fallen, analysts have slowly started dialing back expectations. Jefferies, UBS, and tonight, Citi, all...
Meanwhile, Morgan Stanley Says iPhone Demand Is Off The Charts (AAPL)
Why Google's homepage antics are more serious than they appear

Review: WinZip for Windows 8 is what you'd expect from a Modern app

www.pcworld.com
Metro, or Modern, or whatever you'd like to call the new style of applications that debuted with Windows 8, is problematic. It's problematic because it's built for touch, but forces itself on your non-touch computer, too. And because of its expanse of white (or blank, for it's often in...
Review: WinZip for Windows 8 is what you'd expect from a Modern app

Arctic ice cap set for record-breaking summer melt session

arstechnica.com
Shutterstock The Arctic ice cap is on course for a record-breaking melt session following a summer of unstable conditions, says the National Snow and Ice Data Center. "The numbers are coming in and we are looking at them with a sense of amazement," the center's director Mark Serrez said....
Arctic ice cap set for record-breaking summer melt session

What This Higgs Boson Thing Really Means

www.theatlantic.com
As you may have heard, there is now strong evidence that a particle called the Higgs boson, whose existence has long been predicted on theoretical grounds, actually exists. Let me explain to you what the Higgs Boson is. Just kidding! Nobody can explain to you what the Higgs boson is,...
What This Higgs Boson Thing Really Means
Google publishing more detailed North Korea maps with crowdsourced data

Assassin's Creed 3 - review

www.guardian.co.uk
PC/PS3/Wii U/Xbox 360; £39.99; cert 18+; Ubisoft MontrealOne has to be careful of taking the beauty in Assassin's Creed 3 for granted. This is a thought that occurred to me about 10 hours in as I piloted the franchise's newest protagonist through a sun-dappled forest glade en route to completing...
Assassin's Creed 3 - review

Before the Pacific: finding the lost islands of a Pangea-era ocean

arstechnica.com
Back when Pangaea was the big continent on campus, a vast ocean called the Panthalassa covered the rest of the planet. With such an incredible area, it should come as no surprise that the expanse was not featureless. The rock record around the Pacific contains evidence of ancient volcanic...
Before the Pacific: finding the lost islands of a Pangea-era ocean

Sony's 65-and 55-inch Ultra HD TVs, eyes-on

www.engadget.com
The message of tonight's Sony CES press event? Bigger's not always, better, we guess. The huge reveal on the side of the stage at tonight's event were two new Ultra HD TVs-- smaller siblings of the positively massive 84-inch beast we've already seen. But what these guys lack in...
Sony's 65-and 55-inch Ultra HD TVs, eyes-on

Lenovo IdeaTab A2107 gets formal unveiling at IFA 2012: a ruggedized, 7-inch Android 4.0 slate (hands-on photos)

www.engadget.com
Lenovo just announced its IdeaTab A2107 at IFA here today. The ruggedized Android 4.0 slate, powered by a dual-core MTK Cortex A9 CPU clocked at 1GHz, adds a buffer of protection to its 7-inch expanse with a soft matte, roll cage enclosure -- perfect for the accident-prone or the...
Lenovo IdeaTab A2107 gets formal unveiling at IFA 2012: a ruggedized, 7-inch Android 4.0 slate (hands-on photos)
1,400 'Samsung Experience' shops in Best Buy locations spell more bad news for HTC

Google offers Floor Plan Marker app to businesses so they can improve indoor mapping

www.engadget.com
Are folks still getting lost in the faux marble expanse of your airport or shopping mall, even after you've uploaded the floor plan to Google Maps? Then maybe it's time you went the extra mile and improved indoor mapping using the official Floor Plan Marker app. It instructs you...
Google offers Floor Plan Marker app to businesses so they can improve indoor mapping

Acer W700 hands-on: Our first serious quality time with a Windows 8 tablet

www.pcworld.com
Bad news for cynical tech bloggers, grenade-lobbing Internet trolls, and everyone else who's been attacking Windows 8 for the sheer thrill of sport: I've been using a Windows 8 tablet for over a week now, and the experience has been a revelation. Indeed, if you've been judging Windows 8...
Acer W700 hands-on: Our first serious quality time with a Windows 8 tablet

Russian carrier gives $5,000 vacation to its most data hungry customer

www.engadget.com
Use more data, win more prizes. It may sound counterintuitive, but that's exactly what Russian operator MegaFon is offering to its subscribers, as part of a curious 3G promotion. It all began back in November, when the provider announced a rather straightforward contest: customers who downloaded the most data...
Russian carrier gives $5,000 vacation to its most data hungry customer
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