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Why Are Dead People Liking Stuff On Facebook?

DASH promises stutter free streaming video over LTE, hopes you don't care about quality

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We've all been there: fire up a clip from YouTube or a movie on Netflix and things start out great. But, then, after just a few moments, that LTE connection starts to give up the ghost and suddenly you're faced with unbearable stutturing or a video that just dies...
DASH promises stutter free streaming video over LTE, hopes you don't care about quality

Rovio launches Angry Birds Space, crashes on to iOS, Android, PC and Mac from 99¢

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In the past few moments, Finnish design studio Rovio has pushed the button and finally launched the next instalment in the Angry Birds franchise — Angry Birds Space. Launching on the App Store, Android, on PC and on the Mac, Angry Birds Space has a new twist compared to earlier...
Rovio launches Angry Birds Space, crashes on to iOS, Android, PC and Mac from 99¢

Rovio launches Angry Birds Space, crashes on to iOS, Android, PC and Mac from 99¢

thenextweb.com
In the past few moments, Finnish design studio Rovio has pushed the button and finally launched the next instalment in the Angry Birds franchise — Angry Birds Space. Launching on the App Store, Android, on PC and on the Mac, Angry Birds Space has a new twist compared to earlier...
Rovio launches Angry Birds Space, crashes on to iOS, Android, PC and Mac from 99¢
Hands-On With The HTC Evo 4G LTE

Apple will reveal $50-ish ‘iPad Smart Case’ in a few moments

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We’ve just gotten word that Apple will release a new ‘iPad Smart Case’ in a few moments. We don’t have word on what these are exactly but they are personalize-able and come in the following colors: DARK GRAY LIGHT GRAY PINK GREEN BLUE RED Perhaps the back of the iPad...
Apple will reveal $50-ish ‘iPad Smart Case’ in a few moments
Early Look: BlackBerry 10′s New Take On Touchscreen Typing

President Obama test drives a Sphero on Boulder visit

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President Obama was in the Centennial State last night, hyping up an enthusiastic crowd at the University of Colorado at Boulder's Coors Events Center. Of course, he couldn't help but take some time to check out some some of the local innovation. The President took a few moments out...
President Obama test drives a Sphero on Boulder visit

Apple is Filtering “Jailbreak” Term in the US iTunes Store

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Apple is reportedly filtering the “Jailbreak” term from the iTunes items. All the categories are affected with this filter including Apps, songs, albums, podcast episodes, and iTunes U episodes. One of our readers told us that this filter is also blocking the term even in iBooks. Few moments ago I...
Apple is Filtering “Jailbreak” Term in the US iTunes Store

Sony PlayStation Wonderbook hands-on

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Last night, we caught a demo of PlayStation's new Wonderbook during the company's E3 press event. Today, we grabbed a few moments of hands-on time with the new PS Move peripheral at the Sony booth. As we learned last night, the first title for the new tech is a...
Sony PlayStation Wonderbook hands-on
Facebook's News Feed Sorely Needs A "Read It Later" Button, And That's Where Spool Comes In
Instagram 2.5 for iPhone revamps profile tab, adds Explore section, autocompletes usernames
Scenes From Microsoft's Packed Times Square Surface Launch
Verizon To Launch The Strangely-Named Pantech Marauder On August 2
Review: Resident Evil 6 is a half-baked Frankenstein's monster

A BreakingNews ticker for every TV channel

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We’re all familiar with TV news tickers, scrolling along the bottom of news channels.  But what if a ticker only appeared for a few moments when a story breaks?  And what if it worked across all live TV channels?  Here at BreakingNews, we’ve created a connected TV app that does...
A BreakingNews ticker for every TV channel

Tim Cook hints at improvements to Siri in coming months, says “We have a lot that Siri can do”

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Some more noteworthy comments from Tim Cook coming out of tonight’s interview with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at D10 in California. We just heard Cook’s thoughts on deeper Facebook integration and Apple TV sales, and a few moments ago he hinted improvements to Siri will arrive “over the coming...
Tim Cook hints at improvements to Siri in coming months, says “We have a lot that Siri can do”

Twitter: Instagram removed ability to display photos properly in tweets

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You may have noticed this morning that Instagram photos are not displaying properly in your Twitter feed. That’s because Instagram has disabled that feature on its photos, according to a status update on Twitter’s blog Wednesday morning. According to Twitter: Users are experiencing issues with viewing Instagram photos on Twitter....
Twitter: Instagram removed ability to display photos properly in tweets
Lamar Smith: SOPA protesters were “misinformed.”

Best Buy Posts Fiscal Q2 2013 Results, Misses Expectations: $10.55B In Revenues, EPS Of $.20

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Best Buy just released its fiscal Q2 2013 earnings a few moments ago, and it looks its the company’s financial woes aren’t over just yet. The beleaguered electronics retailer reported total revenues of $10.55 billion (down roughly 3% from the year-ago quarter) and adjusted operating income of $124 million, which...
Best Buy Posts Fiscal Q2 2013 Results, Misses Expectations: $10.55B In Revenues, EPS Of $.20

Biographer Walter Isaacson on the Leadership Lessons of Steve Jobs

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Walter Isaacson author of the Steve Jobs biography has said in the past he omitted certain details and even referred to the book as a “first or second draft” when discussing plans to expand it with an addendum in a future re-release of the best-selling bio. While we’ve heard...
Biographer Walter Isaacson on the Leadership Lessons of Steve Jobs
Hands-On With The Optimus L9, LG's Most Recent Mid-Range Mobile
Google Docs with offline editing available today
Phil Schiller on the iPhone 5: Apple 'started from scratch'

The cloud has come together. Now it’s time to take it apart.

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Structure 2011 opening remarks. From the beginning of Amazon Web Services in 2006 to the current state of webscale infrastructure and cloud vendors of all types, corporate IT has taken a crazy journey in the last five years. As we put the finishing touches on this year’s Structure conference, I...
The cloud has come together. Now it’s time to take it apart.

Get Ready For An 'All New Foursquare'

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A few moments ago, Foursquare just tweeted: Put on your fanciest fancy pants. The all new foursquare is coming soon! Get excited! #allnew4sq bit.ly/KU4PDV — foursquare (@foursquare) May 30, 2012 It hasn't released any more details, except for this photo, which seems to suggest a whole new redesign is underway...
Get Ready For An 'All New Foursquare'

Samsung starts taking pre-orders for its Windows 8 PC lineup

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While most eyes have been focused on Microsoft finally slapping an official price tag on its upcoming Surface tablet this morning, let's not forget there other companies involved in the Windows 8 madness as well. Just a few moments ago, Samsung announced it's now ready to take your money...
Samsung starts taking pre-orders for its Windows 8 PC lineup

Twitter Offering $100 To Get Users To Advertise

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This email arrived in my In box just a few moments ago: As you can plainly see, Twitter has started offering users $100 in an effort to encourage more advertising sign-ups. What’s not clear to me — and I’ve reached out to Twitter Communications to learn more — is who...
Twitter Offering $100 To Get Users To Advertise

How to download Firefox 15 right now (officially launching tomorrow)

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While Firefox 15 isn’t due to launch until August 29, the latest version is already available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. You can grab it now from Mozilla’s FTP servers here: ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/releases/15.0. If you prefer to wait for the official launch, keep your browser pointed to firefox.com. You may also...
How to download Firefox 15 right now (officially launching tomorrow)

Did Facebook just throw Instagram’s rivals a lifeline?

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Like most people, you probably spent the first few moments after hearing about Facebook’s $1 billion purchase of Instagram scraping your jaw off the floor. You may even have engaged in a little incoherent, possibly profane spluttering. I know I did. But there are some people who’s immediate reactions to...
Did Facebook just throw Instagram’s rivals a lifeline?
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?