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You're A Fool If You Buy AppleCare For Your iPhone 5 (AAPL)

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Here's a little bit of insider info that Apple doesn't want you to know. When you buy your iPhone 5 and are asked if you want to buy an AppleCare protection plan, you should say "NO!" Why? AppleCare, which will set you back $99 for two years of coverage, is way too...
You're A Fool If You Buy AppleCare For Your iPhone 5 (AAPL)
The Verge Mobile Show 031 - January 2nd, 2013

Co-Founder Of Hot Startup Rap Genius Gives Profane Interview -- Tells Zuck And NYT They Can Fellate Him (FB)

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Rap Genius' co-founder Mahbod Moghadam isn't afraid to say what's on his mind. In an interview with tech newsletter Wakefield, Mahbod ripped Mark Zuckerberg and the New York Times with pretty vulgar language. Rap Genius is a site that annotates rap lyrics but it has ambitions to become much bigger. It...
Co-Founder Of Hot Startup Rap Genius Gives Profane Interview -- Tells Zuck And NYT They Can Fellate Him (FB)

Amazon is discounting us to death | Tim Waterstone

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The online retailer is smart, single-minded and ruthless – and it is destroying Britain's book industryThe furore over Amazon's highly creative world-wide tax planning – we have learned, for instance, that it has paid no corporation tax in the UK whatsoever on the substantial profit generated by last year's sales of £3.3bn, and...
Amazon is discounting us to death | Tim Waterstone

Riskalyze Helps you Make Decisions Based on Your Risk Fingerprint

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My head starts to spin every time I see a line graph. I have to decipher which company is being referred to by four capitalized letters and what all those percentages detailing how the stock is faring on a certain market mean, and then switch tabs to catch up on...
Riskalyze Helps you Make Decisions Based on Your Risk Fingerprint
Zone out with 'Blip Blup,' a minimalist puzzle game for iOS and Android

Here's Why It's Silly To Opt Out Of Amazon Ads On Your Kindle (AMZN)

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Amazon's Special Offers is a system that turns Kindle devices into billboards for Amazon products and services by displaying ads on the lock screen. This rubs a lot of people the wrong way. Amazon's slowly been introducing these ads. At first, you could get Kindle readers at a discount if...
Here's Why It's Silly To Opt Out Of Amazon Ads On Your Kindle (AMZN)

IPO Pop Isn't in Facebook's Script

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Buying on day one for the IPO pop is an exercise in finding a greater fool. Facebook's insiders are no fools—they aren't leaving that extra money on the table by underpricing the deal....
IPO Pop Isn't in Facebook's Script

listening to "The Rifles - Fool To Sorrow"

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listening to "The Rifles - Fool To Sorrow"

listening to "The Rifles - Fool To Sorrow"

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listening to "The Rifles - Fool To Sorrow"
HTC brings back the Android chin with entry-level HTC One V smartphone

"Apple's success is partially due to the fact that users have largely ignored the problems with..."

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"Apple's success is partially due to the fact that users have largely ignored the problems with their products, while Apple has been incredibly effective in making those products seem trivial." - Rob Enderle, in an article for CIO entitled Why 2013 Is RIM's BlackBerry Year -- yes, really. I get...
"Apple's success is partially due to the fact that users have largely ignored the problems with..."

This is the funniest Windows error message you've ever seen

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I have always found BSOD errors on large screens to be amusing, but there was never any WTF factor for me as I had experienced many and knew they are fairly easy to figure out. This is different. Late on Friday I spotted a tweet from F-Secure CRO Mikko Hypponen...
This is the funniest Windows error message you've ever seen
Politico's Jim VandeHei on why Bloomberg is a scary competitor and subscriptions will keep growing

2012's worst security exploits, fails and blunders

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A fool and his feeble p@$$w0rd are soon rooted, but if 2012 has proven anything, it's that even the most cautious security-minded souls need to double down on their protective practices, and think about the best ways to mitigate damage if the worst happens in our increasingly cloud-connected world....
2012's worst security exploits, fails and blunders

You'd Be A Fool To Buy An Ultra HD TV Right Now

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It's probably safe to say that unless you happen to be ungodly wealthy, the thought of buying a 4K or Ultra HD television has, until recently, never really crossed your mind. Just this past January, at CES 2013, representatives from Sony, Toshiba, and LG were showcasing 4K TVs in the...
You'd Be A Fool To Buy An Ultra HD TV Right Now
90 Seconds on The Verge: Xbox Music, iPad mini, and T-Mobile / MetroPCS

Entrepreneurs Are Difficult At Best And Abrasive at Worst — Get Over It

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Editor’s note: Contributor Ashkan Karbasfrooshan is the founder and CEO of WatchMojo, he hosts a weekly show on business and has published books on success.  Follow him @ashkan. The greatest entrepreneurs follow their gut and as a result are perceived as difficult at best and abrasive at worst. Most people who know me say...
Entrepreneurs Are Difficult At Best And Abrasive at Worst — Get Over It

Review: Museo Slab font conveys modernity without flightiness

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Designed by Jos Buivenga of Exljbris, OpenType (PostScript) font Museo Slab is the offspring of popular--and also free--Museo. As Museo Slab's name suggests, this is a slab serif typeface, but don't let that fool you into thinking Museo Slab is purely a display font. Museo Slab is legible at...
Review: Museo Slab font conveys modernity without flightiness

How to Be Happy in Retirement

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The March 2010 issue of Consumer Reports Money Adviser has an interesting article on how to avoid regrets during retirement. The article, which draws on a survey of nearly 25,000 subscribers, is simultaneously comforting and cautionary. While only about 20% of folks who haven’t yet retired are highly satisfied with...
How to Be Happy in Retirement

The PC Industry Is Digging Its Own Grave

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The PC Industry Is Digging Its Own Grave: Roger Kay for Forbes: With Windows 8, Microsoft entirely screwed the pooch. A badly conceived OS, designed to compete with Apple's iOS and yet remain a traditional PC, did neither. It only confused and repelled users. Windows 7, a decent replacement for...
The PC Industry Is Digging Its Own Grave

Google Latitude + Google Location History = very cool and kinda scary

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Filed under: Internet, web 2.0 Google has just launched a new service -- Location History -- that keeps track of your movements. Before you get your panties and/or beard in a twist, you can delete your location history at any time. It's private, too: neither your friends or the public...
Google Latitude + Google Location History = very cool and kinda scary

"Six hours sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool."

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"Six hours sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool." - Napoleon Bonaparte (via stoweboyd)...
"Six hours sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool."

The 10 Stupidest Things Ever Said By Tech's Smartest People

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Technology can be a finicky monster, seemingly going one way before ultimately going another. And attempting to predict its course with certainty can pretty set you up to look like a fool, many years later. Hindsight is 20/20, of course, but here's a collection of 10 things said by 10...
The 10 Stupidest Things Ever Said By Tech's Smartest People

We're Still Waiting for the Elon Musk to Prove Times Reporter is a Lying Fool

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(Mr. Musk. Photo: Wikipedia) Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter and cable television yesterday to refute a New York Times review of the Model S, a Tesla electric sedan which Times reporter John M. Broder said lacked the battery power to carry him between charging stations along I-95. Among Mr....
We're Still Waiting for the Elon Musk to Prove Times Reporter is a Lying Fool
90 Seconds on The Verge: Apple TV, @pontifex, and Google Maps for iPhone
Hundreds of strange metallic spheres found in ancient Mexican temple

Sorry, Apple Fans, Amazon Is Sucking The Profit Out Of iPads -- iPhones Next?

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Sorry, Apple Fans, Amazon Is Sucking The Profit Out Of iPads -- iPhones Next?: The headline is your typical click-baity BI stuff, but Henry Blodget's post itself is worth a read. Well, aside from this part: Apple is expected to introduce an "iPad Mini" next week, which will compete directly...
Sorry, Apple Fans, Amazon Is Sucking The Profit Out Of iPads -- iPhones Next?

CHARTS: If Romney Wins, Will The Republicans Once Again Say "Deficits Don't Matter"?

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All through the Bush years, the refrain from the party in power was "deficits don't matter." Then the economy collapsed. Then the other party came to power. And suddenly the vanquished party became obsessed with the country's massive deficit and wanted to immediately slash spending--and, bizarrely, cut taxes--to fix it....
CHARTS: If Romney Wins, Will The Republicans Once Again Say "Deficits Don't Matter"?

Hackers fool bank security system

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Criminal hackers have found ways around new security devices used for online banking, the BBC has learned....
Hackers fool bank security system
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