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T-Mobile could be first to offer '5G' LTE Advanced, thanks to late LTE rollout

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale It’s a year of late firsts for T-Mobile: The fourth-place carrier just launched its LTE network, and it finally received the iPhone a few weeks ago. But even though it’s late to the party now, T-Mobile could be...
T-Mobile could be first to offer '5G' LTE Advanced, thanks to late LTE rollout

18 interesting firsts on the Internet. Interesting idea, we should work on this. Who had the first blog post? http://r2.ly/z8xc

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18 interesting firsts on the Internet. Interesting idea, we should work on this. Who had the first blog post? http://r2.ly/z8xc

Twitterrific 5: Burned to the ground and re-built for Twitter lovers

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As a global stream of real-time information, Twitter is by its very nature amorphous. It can be a lot of different things to different people, and it’s highly unlikely that any two people use it in exactly the same way. This was especially true in the early days of Twitter,...
Twitterrific 5: Burned to the ground and re-built for Twitter lovers

Leica unveils G-Star RAW edition of D-Lux 6 compact, co-branded with Dutch denim label (video)

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Leica's just taken its vintage branding strategy to a new level with the D-Lux 6 "G-Star RAW" compact model, styled by the Dutch denim maker of that name. Design touches include a textured leather body and gun-metal grey accents, along with an embossed leather case and strap, all firsts...
Leica unveils G-Star RAW edition of D-Lux 6 compact, co-branded with Dutch denim label (video)

15 Firsts In Video Game History - Listverse

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15 Firsts In Video Game History - Listverse

Sony PlayStation 3 claims top spot as Netflix streaming device of choice

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As the current gen's console wars wind down in preparation for the coming wave, Sony's still playing a wee bit of catch up. The gaming titan may not be the dominant force it once was, but where its streaming video performance is concerned, the PS3 is an undisputed king....
Sony PlayStation 3 claims top spot as Netflix streaming device of choice

Working Apple I, calculator from 1652 going up for auction

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German auction house Team Breker has rounded up an interesting collection of significant "firsts" from the computing world for an upcoming auction in Koln, Germany on May 25. Among the items of interest will be a mechanical calculator created by philosopher and physicist Blaise Pascal from the year 1652; the...
Working Apple I, calculator from 1652 going up for auction
Sprint to launch Samsung Galaxy Note II on October 25th for $299.99
Kiva Loaned Out $89 M. in 2011
NASA's Project Gemini remembered in photos fifty years after its inauguration

Why Cloud Computing Leaders Need to Demand Clean Power

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The launch of Apple’s (a AAPL) iPad this weekend represents a lot of firsts for the tech industry: a device with some of the most media attention of all time, and the start of an $8 billion tablet application market. But the iPad also represents one of a wave of...
Why Cloud Computing Leaders Need to Demand Clean Power

18 interesting firsts

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I stumbled across this very interesting list of 18 firsts on the Internet. It's a good way to look at things. You could argue who invented what first, and you often get nowhere that way, because "invention" is such a poorly understood concept. Everyone's work builds on other people's. The...
18 interesting firsts
500 Startups' sixth batch of companies is chock-full of international flavor
Review: Transformer Prime; best Android tablet yet

Backed Or Whacked: One Keyboard And One Harmonica Strike Two Different Kickstarter Chords

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Editor’s note: Ross Rubin is principal analyst at Reticle Research and blogs at Techspressive. Each column will look at crowdfunded products that have either met or missed their funding goals. Follow him on Twitter @rossrubin. Given Kickstarter’s mission as a place to promote creative projects, gadgets that have roots in the arts seem to...
Backed Or Whacked: One Keyboard And One Harmonica Strike Two Different Kickstarter Chords

Who Wrote the Flashback OS X Worm?

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A year ago today, Apple released a software update to halt the spread of the Flashback worm, a malware strain that infected more than 650,000 Mac OS X systems using a vulnerability in Apple’s version of Java. This somewhat dismal anniversary is probably as good a time as any to...
Who Wrote the Flashback OS X Worm?

Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module

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Looks like China continues to add to its space cred after recently joining the rarefied ranks of countries that have successfully docked craft in the final frontier. Fresh off from the recent joining of the Shenzhou 9 capsule with the Tiangong 1 orbiting module, China's three astronauts have now...
Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module

Make my mobile app go viral NOW (please)

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This story is brought to you by Sourcebits, a Global leader in Strategy, User Experience & Engineering for Mobile & Cloud. Follow Sourcebits on Twitter for recent news and updates. Everyone wants to make their site/product/app/widget go viral. Unfortunately, most of the time when people say that, they mean...
Make my mobile app go viral NOW (please)

First Major Acquisition Gets Big Fish Games Into Mobile, Social, Location — And The Bay Area

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Big Fish Games is having some significant firsts this year, a decade after Paul Thelen founded the casual game developer and publisher. One is its largest acquisition to date: Oakland-based Social Concepts, the parent company of mobile social casino game developer Self Aware Games. Another is strong revenue growth —...
First Major Acquisition Gets Big Fish Games Into Mobile, Social, Location — And The Bay Area

MSI's GX70 gaming laptop sports AMD's fresh, new flagship APU and GPU

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Avid gamers pay attention: MSI's newly announced GX70 gaming laptop packs a pair of potentially powerful firsts from AMD. The notebook sports AMD's fresh new "Richland" A10-5750M accelerated processing unit, along with the recently unveiled flagship Radeon HD 8970M mobile GPU. The MSI GX70 3BE is the first notebook...
MSI's GX70 gaming laptop sports AMD's fresh, new flagship APU and GPU

Apple's Tim Cook to be opening speaker at D10

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Apple set a pair of firsts Tuesday after AllThingsD confirmed that Apple CEO Tim Cook would be the opening speaker for the D10 conference. It will represent both Cook's first guest spot at the annual Rancho Palos Verdes, California event as well as his first at a third-party event not...
Apple's Tim Cook to be opening speaker at D10
The iPhone 5: a secret unkept
Nvidia confirms quad-core smartphones for MWC via press invite

What The Heck Is An 8K TV?

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Sharp's massive booth at CES was filled with Super HD LED TVs, Sound Bars, Blu-ray players, and connected homes, just like the rest. But perhaps what was most interesting was the TV maker's 8K TV on display. Pegged as "The Future of Television" the massive 85-inch TV was a beauty. ...
What The Heck Is An 8K TV?
Samsung Galaxy Note II coming to Sprint October 25th for $299.99

ASUS Cube unexpectedly includes (some) Airplay support out of the box

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The début Google TV device from ASUS included several firsts for the platform, but a feature that slipped by our Cube review is the built-in ASUS Movie Player app's Airplay support. GTVSource noticed it in the YouTube for iPad app and a few others, but in our testing YouTube...
ASUS Cube unexpectedly includes (some) Airplay support out of the box

5 Big Map App Issues Apple Must Solve

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Editor’s note: Grant Ritchie is the CEO and founder of Locationary, which created the Saturn management and exchange platform for local business profiles and POI data. Follow Locationary here. The Apple iPhone 5 has been quite a story for a while with many “firsts”: the fastest hardware, the most first-week sales, and so...
5 Big Map App Issues Apple Must Solve

Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg Talk All Things Digital at NYU

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Mr. Mossberg, Ms. Swisher, and Mr. Cohen. Last night, two journalism veterans in a very young industry took the stage at NYU for the first installment of "Inside the Internet Garage," a series of interviews wherein titans from the various corners of tech will reflect on the last 20 years...
Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg Talk All Things Digital at NYU
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