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Facebook Expands Media Sharing on Timeline - Too Much Content, Not Enough Social?

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One of the intriguing aspects of Facebook Timeline, ever since the initial launch last September, is how it highlights the media you consume. Music you listen to, videos you watch, newspapers and books you read, and (more recently) images you "pin" on Pinterest. Facebook termed the concept frictionless sharing, because...
Facebook Expands Media Sharing on Timeline - Too Much Content, Not Enough Social?

App of the Week: SideCar offers 'spontaneous carpools'

www.geekwire.com
This week’s App of the Week is SideCar, the community ridesharing service that connects people who need rides with drivers who have extra space in their cars. It works via apps on Android and iPhone/iPad. SideCar recently expanded to Seattle from its original market of San Francisco. Andru Edwards...
App of the Week: SideCar offers 'spontaneous carpools'

Report: The Next-Gen iPhone Will Have A Thinner, Higher Quality Display

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Yesterday, we got a glimpse at a leaked front-casing for what we believe to be the iPhone 5, showing a centered FaceTime camera hole. Today, however, we have but the WSJ’s word for it that Apple is working together with supply line manufacturers to implement a thinner, more beautiful display...
Report: The Next-Gen iPhone Will Have A Thinner, Higher Quality Display
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Awesome cartoon-like gadget bags now shipping, pricing starts at $79 [Gallery]

9to5mac.com
This is not a cartoon bag. Seriously. JumpFromPaper (catchy name, eh?) offers a line of handbags, profile bags, carrying pouches, etc., which look colorful and two-dimensional, and will hold an iPad, MacBook or just about anything else. So, where did the idea come from?: JumpFromPaper™ is a playful and innovative line of bags created by...
Awesome cartoon-like gadget bags now shipping, pricing starts at $79 [Gallery]

Apple Aficionado Accessories

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Apple Aficionado Accessories is a post from Chris Pirillo Add to iTunes | Add to YouTube | Add to Google | RSS FeedThe folks over at twelvesouth contacted me recently and offered to let me take a look at some of their products. They sent along a couple of BookArc...
Apple Aficionado Accessories

3Gbps LED light bulb WLAN achieved by Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute

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We first noted it back in 2008: the possibility of using LED light bulbs for secure and directional wireless internet access. Well, the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute is claiming that speedy data rates of up 3Gbps have proven feasible in its labs. The boost comes from its latest enhancements,...
3Gbps LED light bulb WLAN achieved by Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute
Alleged new iPhone backplate photos appear, show elongated form and smaller connector port
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Rethinking How to Sell Women's Clothes, This Time With Bra Sizes

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Quincy Apparel, a New York start-up founded by two Harvard Business School grads, is attempting to change the way women shop for clothes — by asking for their bra size. The concept represents a huge shift in the way women shop for clothes. Currently, women’s sizes are based on standards created in the...
Rethinking How to Sell Women's Clothes, This Time With Bra Sizes

Google redesigns search to make space for more info, kick the sidebar to the curb

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Google loves to tweak its search results whether or not it's something we'd ever notice. Even the most casual of visitors might notice its latest change, though. The Mountain View crew has dropped the sidebar on the desktop in favor of moving everything to drop-down menus up above. It's...
Google redesigns search to make space for more info, kick the sidebar to the curb

The next iPhone screen: bigger, but also thinner?

gigaom.com
There’s been a lot of discussion over whether the next-generation iPhone’s display will grow in size from 3.5 inches to 4 inches. But it’s also looking more like the display will also shrink, width-wise. The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that the next version of Apple’s smartphone will come with a redesigned...
The next iPhone screen: bigger, but also thinner?

Square payment system launches on iPad

www.tuaw.com
Filed under: iPadThe wait is over. The app that blew us away at Macworld Expo, Square, has finally launched...on the iPad. Originally developed and advertised as an iPhone app, Square hit shelves this morning as a fully-optimized iPad app. Now customers can install Square on their iPads, effectively turning them...
Square payment system launches on iPad
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Android App Party: Get the Ubuntu Phone OS sidebar on Android

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This week, Android apps seem to be looking into the future. Whether they're bringing features from forthcoming mobile operating systems, attempting to filter Twitter to save its users from information overload, or getting extreme makeovers to reel in more users, Android users have plenty to look forward to downloading...
Android App Party: Get the Ubuntu Phone OS sidebar on Android
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?