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Quick everyone, announce stuff before Apple does!

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It’s that season again. The season when everyone rushes to announce products and ‘innovations’ before Apple drops their latest iPhone and iOS software on the market, obliterating alternative coverage for weeks. This year is tightly packed, with 7 events in roughly three weeks so far, and still time for more...
Quick everyone, announce stuff before Apple does!

MySpace Quietly Releases Activity Streams Coupled with Ad Strategy

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It was at the LA 140Conf where I first heard about how MySpace was really focusing heavily on Lifestreaming. They have continued to push forward on this path and amidst the departure of Monica Keller, who was the catalyst for delivering it, they keep moving forward. I saw over on...
MySpace Quietly Releases Activity Streams Coupled with Ad Strategy

Apple To Investors: OK, OK, We'll Show You The Money

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If you listen to a rising chorus of Apple investors, it seems increasingly clear that Cupertino will soon dance a Wall Street jig and offer either a share-buyback plan or a higher dividend. Either of which would help support the share price, even if neither move seems likely to restore...
Apple To Investors: OK, OK, We'll Show You The Money

Exclusive: BlackBerry 10 L-Series & N-Series UI, Specs

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BlackBerry 10 is upon us, as we expect RIM to make a formal announcement for the first device in August. Details regarding the BlackBerry 10 operating have been mildly out in the open. However, little has been known regarding the first BlackBerry 10 all-touch smartphone and the eventual physical keyboard...
Exclusive: BlackBerry 10 L-Series & N-Series UI, Specs

Mailstrom, A Machete For Overloaded Inboxes, Makes Its Official Debut With 400M+ Emails Already Under Storage

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410 Labs, home to products like Shortmail and Replyz, was trying to fly under the radar when it first launched Mailstrom, a new email service aimed at those who consistently receive large numbers of email messages daily achieve “inbox zero,” so to speak. But those plans were soon thwarted, when...
Mailstrom, A Machete For Overloaded Inboxes, Makes Its Official Debut With 400M+ Emails Already Under Storage
NASA to launch Curiosity-related Mars mission in 2020

E3 2012: Sony PlayStation conference – live

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Join us live for all the Sony PlayStation press conference from the Memorial Sports Arena in Los Angeles6.05pm: The final press conference of the day, has Sony hosting the world's press at the really rather gigantic LA Memorial Sports Arena. Nintendo has already had its mini-announcement on Sunday, and Microsoft...
E3 2012: Sony PlayStation conference – live

Twitter Begins Self-Serve Ad Sign-Ups, Offers $100 In Free Advertising

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Twitter is now accepting sign-ups from small businesses that want to participant in its self-serve ad program. The self-serve rollout was reported this afternoon by Ad Age and others, and the sign-up page is now live. In a promotion with American Express, Twitter offering a $100 credit for free advertising...
Twitter Begins Self-Serve Ad Sign-Ups, Offers $100 In Free Advertising
This Baby Photo Of Sheryl Sandberg Is The Kind Of Thing That Might Make People Freak Out About Facebook Search (FB)
YC alum Shopular wants to be your location-aware retail couponing butler
With free voice calling, Facebook is just covering its bases

Nikon prepping Android-based Coolpix S800 with GPS, Wi-Fi?

www.electronista.com
Nikon may be the first company to release a point-and-shoot camera powered by a smartphone OS, with a formal announcement expected at Photokina. A filing with the Indonesian Communication Agency points to an unannounced Coolpix, labeled the S800c, that is claimed to be powered by Android 2.3, according to details...
Nikon prepping Android-based Coolpix S800 with GPS, Wi-Fi?

Amazon Locker delivery system emerges from stealth mode

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Photo courtesy Dave Zatz Amazon Lockers were practically incognito when the company began testing the concept in Seattle last year. The nondescript beige lockers showed up quietly in 7-Elevens and other locations, and they were available as a delivery option for only a subset of the company’s customers. The company...
Amazon Locker delivery system emerges from stealth mode
Google finally catches up to Apple with 700K apps

Crazy Frog 2.0? Pops scores $1.5m for custom alerts

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Remember Crazy Frog? The bike-riding amphibian and his irritating, ubiquitous song symbolized the premium ringtone market a few years ago, before — thankfully — fading into obscurity as smartphones and apps helped crush the popularity of expensive over-the-air mobile tunes. But while the frog may look more like a dinosaur...
Crazy Frog 2.0? Pops scores $1.5m for custom alerts
Monday liveblog madness: On the floor at Google's "playground"

Google's Next Smartphone Leaks Again On Twitter And The Specs Sound Pretty Amazing (GOOG)

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Google's new smartphone, the so-called LG Nexus 4, leaked again today, this time on the Twitter account @evleaks. @evleaks has been accurate with mobile leaks in the past, so we believe this is the real deal. The account says the LG phone will have a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor, 4.7-inch...
Google's Next Smartphone Leaks Again On Twitter And The Specs Sound Pretty Amazing (GOOG)

Forget me not: campaigners fight for control of online memories

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Right to be forgotten advocates argue details online can be out-of-date, misleading and even downright wrongThe internet has a long memory. It can remember things long after everyone else has forgotten them. In some cases, this can lead to a pleasant surprise: long-lost pictures, an old witticism, a fragment of...
Forget me not: campaigners fight for control of online memories

HTC Droid Incredible 4G possibly at FCC

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HTC's Droid Incredible 4G, also referred to by the codename Fireball, may have passed through the FCC ahead of a formal announcement. The Commission has approved a mystery HTC device referred to by the model number PJ53100, though the test documents do not explicitly reveal the true identity.......
HTC Droid Incredible 4G possibly at FCC
Veteran LA law firm opens a Silicon Beach office and launches a pro-bono "Precelerator"

Intel SSD 313 unveiled, destined for ultrabook boot drives

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Although going without a formal announcement, a new solid-state drive has surfaced from Intel meant for ultrabooks. The SSD 313 has just 20GB or 24GB of storage, and is intended as a boot drive that sits next to a more conventional, rotating disk. Peak reads per second (160MB for 24GB...
Intel SSD 313 unveiled, destined for ultrabook boot drives

Facebook Launches “Insights For Your Domain”

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As we’ve been anticipating over the past few weeks, Facebook has officially launched a new product called “Insights For Your Domain”. The product, which received no formal announcement during the f8 keynote or press conference, enables developers to track activities including the number of users, the volume of content shared,...
Facebook Launches “Insights For Your Domain”

Hadoop-based startup Cloudera nabs a massive $65M funding round

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Cloudera has pulled in $65 million in its fifth round of venture capital funding, bringing the company’s total funds to $140 million. The Silicon Valley company was among the first to commercialize Hadoop, the open source computing framework that makes it easier for large corporations to manage large volumes...
Hadoop-based startup Cloudera nabs a massive $65M funding round
Our live blog of Google I/O 2012's day one keynote starts June 27th at 9:30AM PT, 12:30PM ET

Valve confirms plans to expand Steam content beyond games

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Valve is set to open its Steam store up for non-gaming content. The formal announcement confirms speculation that was fueled last month through the company's mobile apps, which would see Steam gain categories for various productivity and creativity genres. The first non-gaming titles are slated to begin digital distribution on...
Valve confirms plans to expand Steam content beyond games
The Murdoch media tour: Spinning the spinoff

YouTube Video Rental Store Now Open

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YouTube has quietly begun offering a variety of movies and TV episodes available for rental at youtube.com/store. After experimenting with $5 rentals of Sundance Film Festival movies this January, the site is now offering 48 hour rentals mostly between 99 cents and $3.99. Rental fees are paid through Google Check-out....
YouTube Video Rental Store Now Open
eBay to announce buying and selling option for under-18s

A Look Inside One of Samsung's New Stores At Best Buy

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From a distance, the Best Buy in Lewisville, Texas looks like they big box retailer’s typical outlets that dot the suburban U.S. landscape. The blue and yellow logo shines atop a large building in a sprawling strip mall, next to a Guitar Center and not far from a Costco, a...
A Look Inside One of Samsung's New Stores At Best Buy

Cases for 'iPad mini' indicate camera, second mic on back

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Despite the lack of any formal announcement from Apple, a handful of overseas manufacturers have once again jumped the gun and developed accessory cases designed to fit the so-called "iPad mini" said to be announced sometime next month. The case designs indicate the presence of a rear-facing camera, but also...
Cases for 'iPad mini' indicate camera, second mic on back
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