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Google will face further scrutiny from EU regulators over 2012 privacy policy changes

Google's Tablet Manufacturer: It's 'Torture' Working With Googlers (GOOG)

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  Google only gave Asus four months to build the Nexus 7 tablet, Asus chairman Jonney Shih told AllThingsD. “Our engineers told me it is like torture,” Shih said in an AllThingsD interview. "They ask a lot.” Harsh! But Google is going up against some stiff competition, Apple and Amazon,...
Google's Tablet Manufacturer: It's 'Torture' Working With Googlers (GOOG)

iPhone-Like Hype Builds for Samsung

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When a Samsung Electronics Co. executive showed off a new chip at CES in Las Vegas last week, he created a flurry of news coverage for a completely different product — the company’s next top-of-the-line smartphone. For about four months, phone- and gadget-oriented websites along with tech writers at South...
iPhone-Like Hype Builds for Samsung

Everything We Know (And Think We Know) About Samsung's Next Galaxy Phone

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You know you're getting close to a big gadget launch when the leaks start heating up. Now that we have the iPad launch out of the way, everyone is focusing on Samsung's Galaxy S III flagship smartphone. Samsung broke with tradition this year and decided not to show off...
Everything We Know (And Think We Know) About Samsung's Next Galaxy Phone
AppFog lets you pick your cloud, (almost) any cloud

At 500 Startups' 5th Demo Day, 32 Startups Make Their Dave McClure-Endorsed Debut

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It’s demo day time once again for 500 Startups, the early stage venture capital fund and startup accelerator headed up by Silicon Valley’s favorite foul-mouthed investor, techie, and man about town Dave McClure. We’re here in a packed room at Microsoft’s Mountain View headquarters, where 32 new startups are set...
At 500 Startups' 5th Demo Day, 32 Startups Make Their Dave McClure-Endorsed Debut

Chinese Hackers Have Been Attacking The New York Times For Months

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For the past four months the New York Times has been under attack by Chinese hackers, the newspaper says. The hackers were able to "infiltrate its computer systems" and get passwords from reporters and other employees. The Times says it hired an outside firm to study the hacks and block...
Chinese Hackers Have Been Attacking The New York Times For Months

How would you change Samsung's Galaxy Nexus?

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"Definitely the best Android phone available today -- it's possibly even the best phone available today, period." That's the oft-repeated conclusion to our Galaxy Nexus review and the question is, were we right? Four months have elapsed since the handset arrived and it's still the daily driver for a...
How would you change Samsung's Galaxy Nexus?

Orange Music puts PC into guitar amp -- ours is not to reason why

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Now this is an interesting one. Classic British amp maker Orange Music had a bit of a surprise behind its booth at the 2010 Musikmesse show. The O PC is, well, a guitar amp and a PC rolled into one convenient package. We didn't catch the processor, but there...
Orange Music puts PC into guitar amp -- ours is not to reason why
Tupac Shakur hologram might tour with Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg
Report: T-Mobile slashing 100 jobs just before MetroPCS merger

Twitter Speeding Towards 10 Billion Tweets

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About one year ago Twitter reached a huge milestone: one billion tweets. Four months ago, 5 billion tweets were served. And now, in about one day, Twitter should reach another very important milestone: 10 billion tweets.Notice the trend? Although Twitter has been somewhat struggling with traffic (compared to its...
Twitter Speeding Towards 10 Billion Tweets

FTC issues approval for Facebook-Instagram deal to move forward

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The Federal Trade Commission announced today that it has closed its investigation of the Facebook-Instagram acquisition without taking any action, which will allow the deal to move forward. The commission was unanimous in its decision to end investigation into whether the deal violated antitrust laws. The FTC regularly looks into...
FTC issues approval for Facebook-Instagram deal to move forward

T-Mobile chief: iPhone availability might come some time in the next three months, maybe

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Getting an iPhone on the Magenta network? Not too hard -- but it'll get easier soon, according to the company's CEO. In a chat with Reuters, T-Mobile head honcho John Legere said that the network's iPhone launch was more likely to happen in the next "three to four months"...
T-Mobile chief: iPhone availability might come some time in the next three months, maybe
A quarter of a million Social Security numbers and other personal data exposed in Utah Medicaid hack
BlackBerry CEO Comes Out Swinging At BlackBerry Live

Fomer Dixons boss takes top job at Monsoon after shock Apple exit

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John Browett makes comeback as chief executive of Monsoon Accessorize, four months after abrupt departure from AppleFormer Dixons boss John Browett is making a retail comeback as the chief executive of Monsoon Accessorize, four months after his shock exit from Apple.Browett is understood to be taking the top job on...
Fomer Dixons boss takes top job at Monsoon after shock Apple exit

BitTorrent Live now in open beta, brings live webcasting to the masses

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Last November, BitTorrent put out a call to all "qualified broadcasters," seeking to build out a solid based for Live, its new P2P streaming protocol. Now, just four months later, the company's opening the beta service up to all users, giving a real-time platform to anyone with a webcam,...
BitTorrent Live now in open beta, brings live webcasting to the masses
PayPal Here now 'generally available' within the US and Hong Kong

Valve's Newell: Steam Box prototypes could be ready in three to four months

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When Valve' Co-founder Gabe Newell said late last year that the long-rumored "Steam Box" living room-based PC-in-a-console would be available some time in 2013, we figured the company would take its time and aim for a holiday rollout late in the year. Turns out we may have been too...
Valve's Newell: Steam Box prototypes could be ready in three to four months

Serendip launches its social listening app on iOS to help you find your music soulmates

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As we approach Midem 2013, the legendary music industry tradeshow in Cannes, now seems like an apt moment to delve a little into Serendip, a new iOS app that proclaims to offer “…true social music on-the-go.” The roll out follows four months after the startup launched a Web app, which...
Serendip launches its social listening app on iOS to help you find your music soulmates

Snapchat Now Boasts More Than 150 Million Photos Taken Daily

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Snapchat, the wildly popular messaging service which lets users send self-deleting photos to one another, has exploded in volume over the past few months, now moving upwards of 150 million photos through the service on a daily basis. That’s a 3x increase in just four months, founder Evan Spiegel said...
Snapchat Now Boasts More Than 150 Million Photos Taken Daily

Four months in, Siri represents about a quarter of all Wolfram Alpha queries

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Apple’s digital secretary named Siri, an iPhone 4S exclusive, is now responsible for as much as one-quarter of all searches conducted on Wolfram Alpha, an answer-engine developed by Wolfram Research. As you know, Apple partnered with Wolfram Alpha on Siri (Microsoft is another licensee). Taking advantage of algorithms powering Mathematica, another...
Four months in, Siri represents about a quarter of all Wolfram Alpha queries
iFixit Tears Apart The Nexus 7, Deems It Less Repairable Than The Kindle Fire

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
At Omada Health, using design and social support to fight diabetes

Facebook gets serious about consumer marketing, reportedly hires former Apple exec

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According to a report by AdAge, Facebook has made a huge hire which will change the way the company markets itself to consumers. In fact, Facebook hasn’t done much marketing of itself at all, so this hire is a one to pay attention to. Reportedly, Facebook has hired Rebecca Van...
Facebook gets serious about consumer marketing, reportedly hires former Apple exec

Valve will hand out Steam Box prototypes 'in the next three to four months'

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Valve's Gabe Newell said his company wasn't canceling any projects after a recent spate of layoffs, and it certainly sounds like the company's Steam Box initiative is still on track. The co-founder told the BBC that his company plans to hand out prototype units of the TV-friendly gaming PC...
Valve will hand out Steam Box prototypes 'in the next three to four months'

Naked, Drunken Stupidity And A Jerk-Of-A 'Friend' May Cost A Startup Founder His Acquisition

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AlphaBoost CEO Matt Monahan is currently trying to sell his social marketing startup, Nitasha Tiku and Patrick Clark of BetaBeat report. But that might prove to be a bit more difficult than expected, in light of his "friend" posting a video of Monahan drunk and naked while on vacation in India...
Naked, Drunken Stupidity And A Jerk-Of-A 'Friend' May Cost A Startup Founder His Acquisition

Twitter: 15 Billion Tweets and Counting [PIC]

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Twitter has surpassed 15 billion tweets less than three months after it broke the 10 billion count.The above tweet, sent minutes ago from @EGRK, is the 15 billionth tweet sent on the popular microblogging service. It is yet another milestone for the maturing company.Tweet #15,000,000,000 is also proof that...
Twitter: 15 Billion Tweets and Counting [PIC]
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