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Highlight Launches Android App And New iOS App With Expanded Profiles, "High Fives," And Improved Notifications

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Can you believe it’s been less than ten months since social-local-mobile app Highlight first launched? We’ve watched it go from an overhyped launch to an overhyped SXSW update to a post-SXSW jumped-the-shark kinda backlash to now almost getting back to under-the-radar sexy again. In other words, it’s been a bit...
Highlight Launches Android App And New iOS App With Expanded Profiles, "High Fives," And Improved Notifications

With $15M from Andreessen Horowitz, It'sOn wants to arm operators with options

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Greg Raleigh knows a thing or two about big mobile ideas, having pioneered MIMO technology and helping create the technology that went into Qualcomm’s Gobi technology. But he think he has an even bigger project on his hands, one that could change the way consumers sign up for wireless service...
With $15M from Andreessen Horowitz, It'sOn wants to arm operators with options

Fantasy Sports Network DraftDay Rewards Guys for Limited Attention Spans

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With a product based on on sports, gambling, chauvinism, and limited attention spans, DraftDay is the stereotypical man’s company. But an $875,000 investment from the Groupon founders’ Lightbank fund and a hugely successful roll-out says the the fantasy sports company need not apologize for knowing its market. DraftDay is...
Fantasy Sports Network DraftDay Rewards Guys for Limited Attention Spans

Nielsen: Samsung ad forgotten by most Super Bowl viewers

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Samsung's Super Bowl ad for the Galaxy Note may have been one of the costliest mistakes in advertising in recent memory, based on new Nielsen data from the event. The Android phone's commercial appeared neither in the top 10 most-remembered ads of the football game nor the top 10 most-liked...
Nielsen: Samsung ad forgotten by most Super Bowl viewers

SmartGlass, Xbox 360 and the battle for the connected living room

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Announced at the E3 conference on Monday, SmartGlass is a new smartphone app that Microsoft sees as its entry point to our digital entertainment futureBe in no doubt: all the major games console manufacturers want a space in your living room, below your TV and providing all your screened content...
SmartGlass, Xbox 360 and the battle for the connected living room

What next for New Star Soccer?

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Headers and aftertouch, but then a completely new version says BAFTA-winning developer Simon ReadIn 2012, the game I played most on any platform was New Star Soccer, by some distance. I'm not alone: more than 2.1m people have downloaded the game on iOS and Android since its release in March...
What next for New Star Soccer?

Facebook football game I Am Playr hits 1m monthly active users

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First launched back in November 2010 by social games publisher We R Interactive, social football game I Am Playr came out of beta in October last year, and it has now announced that it’s notching up a cool one million monthly active users around the world. If you’re new to...
Facebook football game I Am Playr hits 1m monthly active users

Sweating The Small Stuff: Sotheby’s Selling Original Steve Jobs Note About Atari Circuit Improvements

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The auction house Sotheby’s is selling an official memo from Steve Jobs to Atari about improving the World Cup Football game. The pages – stamped and signed by Jobs himself – describe circuit diagrams and paddle layouts. Delightfully, the stamp says “All-One Farm Design” and features a Buddhist mantra, “gate...
Sweating The Small Stuff: Sotheby’s Selling Original Steve Jobs Note About Atari Circuit Improvements

Shazam Already Helps You Discover Music, Now It Wants To Help You Discover TV Advertising

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If you're one of the 250 million people who has ever used Shazam, the app that first gained popularity for helping you name that tune, you may have also used it in the past year while watching television to unlock extra info about your favorite stars and athletes at live...
Shazam Already Helps You Discover Music, Now It Wants To Help You Discover TV Advertising
Spoof-proof location authentication to help legitimize mobile gambling
A Switched-Off Christmas

FIFA, the football game, comes to Facebook

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FIFA, the football game, comes to Facebook

After Recruiting Founding StubHub CTO, Buzzmob Overhauls Its Social Events App To Help Brands Connect With Fans

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If you’ve been to a live event recently, like a football game or a, you’ve probably noticed that the majority of people around you spent most of their time huddled over their smartphone. It’s true of life now, too, as people now interface with the world through Instagram rather than...
After Recruiting Founding StubHub CTO, Buzzmob Overhauls Its Social Events App To Help Brands Connect With Fans

Super Bowl sting: Feds seize domains from illegal sports streaming sites

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The U.S. Department of Justice has issued a new round of domain seizures today targeted at websites that provide access to illegal live sports streaming video. It’s likely that the DOJ’s timing is directly related to this Sunday’s NFL Super Bowl championship football game, which has routinely become the most...
Super Bowl sting: Feds seize domains from illegal sports streaming sites

Packers Player Generates 150K Retweets While Going Off On NFL Refs

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According to Twitter, the Monday Night Football game last night caused quite a stir in the Twitterverse. One player in particular caused a fuss with his very angry tweets about the replacement refs in the NFL. Last night during #MNF, Twitter conversation went into overdrive, when the @seahawks went head-to-head...
Packers Player Generates 150K Retweets While Going Off On NFL Refs

Major Label Owned Vevo Caught Publicly Streaming NFL Game Off Of 'Rogue Site'

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Where's ICE when you need them? For a while now, ICE has been making the case that sites that merely link to streaming content -- especially sports content -- are the most evil kinds of criminals around. It's why they're trying to extradite Richard O'Dwyer from the UK to have...
Major Label Owned Vevo Caught Publicly Streaming NFL Game Off Of 'Rogue Site'

The 404 1,201: Where REL comes out of the dungeon (podcast)

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REL gets our attention with a press conference that exposes his role-playing days back in high school, but we should probably start today's 404 episode with a few words about how CBS squeezed a football game into the Beyonce concert last night. [Read more]...
The 404 1,201: Where REL comes out of the dungeon (podcast)
Microsoft's first Surface commercial shows off click-in keyboard [video]
NASA to beam Super Bowl game to International Space Station crew
Don't die: livestreaming turns video game speedruns into a spectator sport

With more than 9 million users, I Am Playr lands on Android as a flick-football game

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First launched in November 2010 by UK-based social games publisher We R Interactive, Facebook football (soccer) game I Am Playr came out of beta in October 2011, going on to notch up a cool one million monthly active users around the world. It then transcended its Facebook roots and landed...
With more than 9 million users, I Am Playr lands on Android as a flick-football game

On the Road with Facebook Friends

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Many people dream of dropping everything and setting out on the open road, but few actually make this dream a reality. Looking for a fresh start, Lindol French of Menlo Park, Calif., left his job and apartment before setting off on what would become a 36-state, 22,000-mile, 138-day road trip...
On the Road with Facebook Friends

Enter the accelerator. Seven Wayra London Academy teams discuss their first weeks

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Getting any startup off the ground is no mean feat so bagging a place on an accelerator is a neat way to speed up the process and gather skills in a nurturing environment. As we reported last month, Wayra, the technology accelerator of O2’s parent company, Telefónica, took on 16 startups...
Enter the accelerator. Seven Wayra London Academy teams discuss their first weeks

iPad pipe dreams: What? No haptic feedback or holograms?

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Apple didn't deliver many surprises Wednesday, but it left room to dream  Haptic tablet. Image: Senseg Except for Siri, which may come later, and Apple's (AAPL) decision not to give the new device its own name, most of the rumors leading up to Wednesday's iPad unveiling turned out to be true....
iPad pipe dreams: What? No haptic feedback or holograms?

US sites use algorithms to report news

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Algorithms producing journalism? What might sound like a futuristic setting is already becoming reality. Journalistic texts are characterised by a certain structure that algorithms can be programmed to imitate. The first tests still read or hear like early prototypes, but they're already around in sports journalism, with finance or local...
US sites use algorithms to report news
App of the Week: NFL Kicker 13

Football Is A Very Rough Sport -- The MC10 CheckLight Wants To Help Keep High-Impact Hits In Check

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If you watched the Super Bowl yesterday, or seen any college or professional football game in recent years, you know that football can be a very high-impact sport. That is part of the beauty of the game, but it can also be incredibly dangerous in ways that have only...
Football Is A Very Rough Sport -- The MC10 CheckLight Wants To Help Keep High-Impact Hits In Check

Ads, Odds, Nate Silver Predictions And Every Other Tech Angle You Need For Super Bowl XLVII

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Millions of people across the U.S. are preparing their jerseys, face paint and horrific nachos. Yes, football fans rejoice, the big game finally kicks off tomorrow in New Orleans — that is, Super Bowl XLVII, between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Franciso 49ers. The Super Bowl is always one...
Ads, Odds, Nate Silver Predictions And Every Other Tech Angle You Need For Super Bowl XLVII
MC10 flex electronics track health, deliver meds, aid transplants

10 Best iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone games this week

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Pitfall, Happy Street, Townsmen, Michael Jackson: The Experience and more in our smartphone and tablet games roundupThis new, weekly post will be a roundup of the best mobile and tablet games from the past seven days. Starting with this week's selection (in no particular order):Pitfall!Activision has revived its classic Pitfall!...
10 Best iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone games this week
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