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Harry Potter ebook sales top £1m in three days

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Magic continues for JK Rowling as digital sales in first week exceed expectationsOver £1m-worth of Harry Potter ebooks have been sold in just three days, according to the chief executive of JK Rowling's new digital venture Pottermore.Pottermore's director Charlie Redmayne told Radio Litopia's show "The Naked Book" that Harry Potter...
Harry Potter ebook sales top £1m in three days

Pottermore conjures Harry Potter ebooks

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After a postponed launch last year, all of JK Rowling's seven bestselling Harry Potter books are now available as ebooks on the Pottermore websiteEbook editions of JK Rowling's seven bestselling Harry Potter titles went on sale for the first time today, marking what is being described as digital publishing's "Beatles'...
Pottermore conjures Harry Potter ebooks

If Search Results Were NCAA Championships, Then All Bets Would Be On Louisville

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The data analytics firm Chitika has created an infographic showing search volume for the final four teams in this weekend’s NCAA basketball championship tournament. If search interest has any influence on game results, we’ll all be watching the University of Louisville men’s... Please visit Search Engine Land for the full...
If Search Results Were NCAA Championships, Then All Bets Would Be On Louisville
Apple freezing iCloud password changes following Honan hack

Must See HDTV (March 26th - April 1st)

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Game of ThronesHBO's hottest new series is back with a new season, and there should be plenty of action in all forms coming along with it. Whether it's through betrayal, all out warfare or political intrigue everyone is making a grab for power in the land of Westeros and...
Must See HDTV (March 26th - April 1st)
Vote for the Geek Madness Final Four: Turing vs. Torvalds; Einstein vs. Tesla

Facebook Begins Big Ad Blitz To Tout Its New Android "Home"

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Although Facebook Home won’t be available for another week or so, the social network has begun a major ad campaign pitching customers on its new Android software. On its own mobile and desktop sites, Facebook is pushing its users through a variety of ads, including suggested posts, page posts, sponsored...
Facebook Begins Big Ad Blitz To Tout Its New Android "Home"

10 reasons to be at the London Web Summit next week

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The London Web Summit is a little over a week away, and The Next Web will be there at The Brewery venue in the UK capital on Friday March 1st to bring you news and interviews from the event. It’s always better to be at this kind of event in...
10 reasons to be at the London Web Summit next week

Amazon hints that 'Harry Potter' ebooks may soon be arriving on its Kindle Store

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Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has previously opted to sell her fantasy book series at Pottermore.com, an online portal setup exclusively for Harry Potter ebooks and other writing from Rowling. It appears that might be about to change soon though. Amazon has started dropping rather large hints on its...
Amazon hints that 'Harry Potter' ebooks may soon be arriving on its Kindle Store
To Celebrate 75 Years Of March Madness, The NCAA Launches OnDemand YouTube Channel

How Kevin Ware Won The NCAA Tournament ... On Facebook

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The social network released some stats about what users talked about and liked heading into the Final Four. He may have had the roughest tournament of all, but Louisville's Kevin Ware can walk away with at least one individual award: The largest increase in mentions and total mentions on...
How Kevin Ware Won The NCAA Tournament ... On Facebook
'Harry Potter' ebooks finally available for all major e-readers at Pottermore.com
Over $1.5m worth of Harry Potter e-books sold in first 3 days

EA the worst company in America? Again?

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Electronic Arts COO attempts to express understanding of why his company is again in the Final Four of the Consumerist's Worst Company awards. Is the company really so bad? [Read more]...
EA the worst company in America? Again?
CBS Offers March Madness Cubicle Contest
Louisville Leads The Final Four Social Media Buzz [Infographic]

Six new Microsoft Store locations confirmed, four more remain rumored

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A list of ten future Microsoft Store locations was published by WPCentral yesterday, providing a window into Microsoft’s plans to expand its brick-and-mortar footprint. According to Techie-Buzz, Microsoft has since confirmed six of the ten locations. As before, many of these locations are directly across, or next to current Apple...
Six new Microsoft Store locations confirmed, four more remain rumored

NCAA Final Four To Air In 3D At Dozens Of Movie Theaters

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NCAA Final Four To Air In 3D At Dozens Of Movie Theaters

New Bluetooth Basketball Analyzes Your Shooting, Dribbling Skills

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It’s called “madness” for a reason — the college basketball frenzy in March is enough to convince many that if they only had a better handle on the ball, or a higher arc, they, too could have made it to the Final Four. Now there’s a basketball for that. An...
New Bluetooth Basketball Analyzes Your Shooting, Dribbling Skills

Butler Going to the Final Four!

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Butler Going to the Final Four!

RT @NewTeeVee: March Madness Final Four: The Twitter Favorites are In http://dlvr.it/Pyxz

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RT @NewTeeVee: March Madness Final Four: The Twitter Favorites are In http://dlvr.it/Pyxz

Google marks first anniversary of Google Play rebrand with a week of deals for users

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It’s been a year since Google rebranded its Android Market app store to Google Play – thereby unifying its multimedia content – and the Internet giant is celebrating the landmark by offering a week of deals for Android users. Initially, the giveaways relate to music downloads, in-app purchases, travel bookings and new game...
Google marks first anniversary of Google Play rebrand with a week of deals for users

You Can Buy The Harry Potter E-Books Now

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The Pottermore e-bookstore is open earlier than expected, with all the Harry Potter e-books and digital audiobooks available for sale for the first time today. Wait until you see the arrangement they worked out with Kindle. Pottermore has been in the works since last year, and while the interactive...
You Can Buy The Harry Potter E-Books Now
ESPN should just hire Nate Silver already
While Big Tech Chases the Elusive Small Business Market, a Startup in Ohio Has Already Quietly Cornered it

Intuit's Mint and TurboTax Have Your Finances Summed Up

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It may only be the beginning of March, but our home's taxes are already done. It's a yearly tradition of sorts to head online, capture all relevant data, and trick Uncle Sam into giving us a refund in time to blow it all on the Final Four (not really). That's...
Intuit's Mint and TurboTax Have Your Finances Summed Up

Flubit Wins London Web Summit For Its 'Potential Over The Next 24 Months'

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A lot of European startup competitions have avoided the ‘pitch on the main stage’ model of startup competition. Instead, to sort the wheat from the chaff, they often have a separate startup stage to the main conference stage, with only the final 4 or 5 to make it rhough a...
Flubit Wins London Web Summit For Its 'Potential Over The Next 24 Months'

Coke Zero to Stream Final Four Concert Live on Facebook Walls - http://bit.ly/bs1ptg

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Coke Zero to Stream Final Four Concert Live on Facebook Walls - http://bit.ly/bs1ptg
My March Madness picks (or ‘I think data made me a psychic’)

Pottermore sells $4.8m worth of books in first month; 7m users

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Harry Potter website Pottermore sold nearly $5 million worth of e-books in its first month — that works out to around 525,000 books — and has nearly 7 million unique users, CEO Charlie Redmayne tells The Bookseller. Sales of the Harry Potter print books have increased, too. Pottermore launched its e-bookstore,...
Pottermore sells $4.8m worth of books in first month; 7m users
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