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Know What's Crazy? People Are Signing $100 Million NBA Contracts On An iPad

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For industry people who keep up with the daily tech blog cycle of incremental feature updates, startup launches, and seed funding stories, it can be easy to lose sight of how tech has really changed how the world operates. So sometimes, it’s fun to just step back and realize how...
Know What's Crazy? People Are Signing $100 Million NBA Contracts On An iPad

Next Round Of Feature Updates For RIM’s Official BlackBerry Twitter Client Leaked [Rumor]

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Next Round Of Feature Updates For RIM’s Official BlackBerry Twitter Client Leaked [Rumor]

Dial-A-Mentor Service Clarity Talks Stats: 12K Calls Across Nearly 50 Countries [TCTV]

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A new startup called Clarity launched five months ago with a straightforward but lofty goal: It wanted to give people all over the world access to the kind of expert advice that could help them attain success in their careers and running their own businesses. To do this, Clarity...
Dial-A-Mentor Service Clarity Talks Stats: 12K Calls Across Nearly 50 Countries [TCTV]

How The New Base CRM Mobile Apps Expose Market Leader Weaknesses

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Ubiquity and intelligence are the two maxims of the post-PC world that Base places most importance in its mobile CRM service. It makes sense. I have talked to several companies that see an opportunity in disrupting traditional CRM tools built for the desktop and the web. Salesforce.com for instance, came...
How The New Base CRM Mobile Apps Expose Market Leader Weaknesses

Mobile Discovery App Trover Gets Lists And Smarter Search, Engagement Up 300% Since Last Year

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Mobile discovery app Trover has always been a bit under the radar, despite having a very compelling product and high-profile investors like General Catalyst Partners, Ignition Partners and Benchmark Capital. The service, which is available for iOS and Android, just completed its latest round of feature updates that brought lists,...
Mobile Discovery App Trover Gets Lists And Smarter Search, Engagement Up 300% Since Last Year
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Facebook brings bigger pics and posts to mobiles

While Apple Slept On Their Hobby, Google Executed

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After noting Apple practically being a zero in terms of mentions in yesterday's keynote at Google I/O, today saw the gloves come off as Google came out swinging against its competitor - and it had to be noted, even from this longtime Mac customer - that many of the punches...
While Apple Slept On Their Hobby, Google Executed

9M Users Strong, MapMyFitness Brings Check-Ins, Advanced Google Maps Integration To Fitness Tracking

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MapMyFitness is a veteran of the online health and fitness space, with the first iteration of its website appearing back in the summer of 2005. Since then, the startup has developed a suite of fitness-oriented websites (like MapMyRUN.com, MapMyRIDE.com, MapMyWALK.com, et al) to let users track and store their running,...
9M Users Strong, MapMyFitness Brings Check-Ins, Advanced Google Maps Integration To Fitness Tracking

WordPress for iOS updated, has major UI refresh and some great new features

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Look at that, the WordPress app for iPhone and iPad was updated with a bevy of new and useful features that don’t include the word “bugfix.” Nifty new design tweaks include sliding panels on the iPad and a new sidebar which reminds me of Facebook on iOS. Perhaps more important...
WordPress for iOS updated, has major UI refresh and some great new features

HTC Trophy on Verizon to catch in Windows Phone updates

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The HTC Trophy at Verizon will soon get an update that should catch it up in feature updates. It will bring many changes, including fixing the disappearing virtual keyboard. A similar update to the Windows Phone OS for other devices, build 8107, was applied to other handsets in the past...
HTC Trophy on Verizon to catch in Windows Phone updates

Google News Gets An Updated Look On Tablets, Support For Gestures

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Google just announced that it is updating the design of the Google News reading experience on tablets, including the Nexus 7, Nexus 10 and iPad. The new design, says Google, will make the service feel “even more natural and fluid on tablet devices.” Specifically, Google News product manager Mayuresh Saoji...
Google News Gets An Updated Look On Tablets, Support For Gestures

Intel officially launches 22nm Ivy Bridge processors, will likely add improved A/V, USB 3.0, more to future Macs

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After months of talking about its features, Intel officially launches its new Ivy Bridge processor today. As we previously reported, this processor is undoubtedly headed to the next line of Macs and will help provide some significant feature updates. The processor is a 22-nanometer 3D transistor chip which will be mor...
Intel officially launches 22nm Ivy Bridge processors, will likely add improved A/V, USB 3.0, more to future Macs

Google Now Lets You Watch Movie Trailers Directly On Its Search Results Pages

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Google just announced that it is adding a ‘trailer’ button to movie-related search results. With this, you can now watch a YouTube-based trailer in an overlay on top of your search results page without the need to ever leave Google Search. The button will appear with Google’s regular showtime listings,...
Google Now Lets You Watch Movie Trailers Directly On Its Search Results Pages

Google Chrome To Allow Extensions In Incognito Mode

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The Google browser is getting many feature updates in the last few days. We already reviewed the new autofill and taskbar thumbnail feature that has been added to the latest developer releases of the Google Chrome browser.The latest versions of Chromium, the Open Source core of Google Chrome, outline another...
Google Chrome To Allow Extensions In Incognito Mode

Branch Adds Personalized Recommendations To Help You Find Good Conversations

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Branch launched out of closed beta only last week, but the engineering team is hard at work pushing out new feature updates. Today, the company announced that logged-in users will now see recommendations when they visit the homepage, from people you know. Your conversations will likewise be displayed to your...
Branch Adds Personalized Recommendations To Help You Find Good Conversations
Microsoft's SkyDrive Gets Improved Touch Support And Easier To Use Sharing Permissions

11 million downloads on, Expedia 3.0 taps live data to create visual itineraries on iOS and Android

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We last caught up with Expedia back in November, just as it had rolled out a new iOS and Android mobile app, adding flight information, special offers and high-res hotel photos. Now, the online travel behemoth has launched a much more significant update with version 3.0 for iOS and Android,...
11 million downloads on, Expedia 3.0 taps live data to create visual itineraries on iOS and Android
Microsoft updates SkyDrive for Windows and Mac with new photo sharing function, increased file limit

Chrome For Android Gets A Stronger Sandbox

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Google just launched an update to Chrome for Android that provides the browser with a strengthened sandbox. This, says Google, will help ensure that malicious mobile sites remain contained and can’t impact the enture browser. It’s worth noting, though, that this enhanced sandbox will only be available to Android 4.1...
Chrome For Android Gets A Stronger Sandbox

Windows Phone 8 to provide an escape from carrier update tyranny

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The availability of updates for Windows Phone 7 hasn't been everything we'd wanted it to be. Carriers have consistently blocked the roll-out of both bug-fixes and feature updates, forcing users to suffer out-of-date software. With Windows Phone 8, Microsoft plans to offer a solution. The carriers will still be involved...
Windows Phone 8 to provide an escape from carrier update tyranny

Microsoft updates 6 core Windows 8 apps, turning News into a Google Reader replacement

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Announced this morning, and partially released over the night, Bing’s AppEx team has updated six core Windows 8 applications: News, Weather, Finance, Travel, Sports, and Maps. These are among the applications that are pre-installed on Windows 8, meaning that they are present on north of 60 million computers that run...
Microsoft updates 6 core Windows 8 apps, turning News into a Google Reader replacement
Google Opens Up Compute Engine To All Developers Who Buy Its $400/Month Gold Support Package, Drops Instance Prices By 4%
Not dead yet, Flickr adds life to its 1.5M groups

RunRev Launches Open Source Version Of Its LiveCode App Dev Platform

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RunRev has announced today that following its successful Kickstarter campaign earlier this year, the team is now ready to launch the first open source edition of its LiveCode app development software. The cross-platform programming environment has, until now, been a paid-for product aimed at both professional and amateur app developers....
RunRev Launches Open Source Version Of Its LiveCode App Dev Platform

Newbie Social Gaming App WriteOn! Gets An Indiegogo Campaign To Raise Marketing Money

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Israeli app developer golden fingers has taken to Indiegogo to raise cash for its first app: a social game called WriteOn!. The crowdfunding campaign is not to fund the creation of the app itself — which is already available for (free) download on the App Store. Rather the developers say they need...
Newbie Social Gaming App WriteOn! Gets An Indiegogo Campaign To Raise Marketing Money

Apple's Removes Mentions of Safari for Windows, But Version 5.1.7 Still Available For Now

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With today's release of Safari 6, there has been some confusion over the fate of Safari for Windows. Apple's Safari download page that previously allowed users to download versions for Mac or Windows now redirects to the main Safari page highlighting Safari 6 for Mac, with no mention of Safari...
Apple's Removes Mentions of Safari for Windows, But Version 5.1.7 Still Available For Now
Video: Leaked software update brings Galaxy S 4 features to Galaxy S 3
RunKeeper hops on the social fitness bandwagon

Twitter sets a May 7th kill date for TweetDeck Android, iPhone, AIR and Facebook integration

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Back in March, Twitter announced that TweetDeck AIR, TweetDeck for Android and TweetDeck for iPhone would be killed off. At the time they gave a general ‘early May’ estimate, but today they’ve nailed down the date that they’ll actually go dark: May 7th. At that time, an update to the...
Twitter sets a May 7th kill date for TweetDeck Android, iPhone, AIR and Facebook integration
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