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Booting Up: It's Hardware's Turn to Shine

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(Photo: Blogspot) Looks like hardware may finally be getting its chance in the sun at SXSW. [New York Times] TechCrunch spoke to sources who were in the same fraternity with Reggie Brown and Evan Spiegel at Stanford and they corroborated the notion that Mr. Brown came up with the original...
Booting Up: It's Hardware's Turn to Shine

Lord McAlpine vows to take on "Twittering fraternity"

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Lord McAlpine last night promised to take on the "Twittering fraternity" after people used the website to wrongly link him to child abuse allegations....
Lord McAlpine vows to take on "Twittering fraternity"

Cambridge Consultants Tê, the tea-machine of the future taste test (video)

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After water, tea is the world's favorite beverage, yet to the gadget-producing fraternity, it's cruelly ignored in favor of coffee machines. Thankfully, the folks at Cambridge Consultants are trying to remedy this with the Tê, a machine that promises to whip up a perfect brew in two minutes. Naturally,...
Cambridge Consultants Tê, the tea-machine of the future taste test (video)
The "Ten Lives" game

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

The 9 Years Of Mark Zuckerberg And Priscilla Chan, A Couple Of Billionaires

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Yesterday Mark Zuckerberg tied the knot with his college sweetheart, Priscilla Chan. The couple met in line for the bathroom at Zuckerberg's frat party. Meet Chan, a med school graduate who spent 9 years alongside the founder of Facebook.Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg met in line for the bathroom at...
The 9 Years Of Mark Zuckerberg And Priscilla Chan, A Couple Of Billionaires

Police Search For Mugger For 3 Weeks, Internet Finds Him In An Hour

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We've discussed before the ways law enforcement groups use social media. Frankly, the general theme tends to be that they aren't very good at internetting. Whether it's mocking invasive vaginal searches or catfishing music fans with well-tread tropes, it seems the wider internet plays the web game better than...
Police Search For Mugger For 3 Weeks, Internet Finds Him In An Hour
From The Hackathon: Advise.ly Provides Peer-To-Peer Career Advice On Demand

Facebook VP Chris Cox On The Company’s Past, Future, And Recipe For Success

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Today to close out its f8 developer conference, Facebook VP of Product Chris Cox took the stage to talk about the evolution of Facebook over the last six years, and how the company’s core principles have largely remained the same. During his presentation, Cox recounted Facebook’s early days, when the...
Facebook VP Chris Cox On The Company’s Past, Future, And Recipe For Success

Insert Coin: The Rainbow Flash Wizard turns your flash gun into a kaleidoscope

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While the tech fraternity is obsessed with perfect white balance, the creative community may want a bit of variety. That's the idea behind the Rainbow Flash Wizard, a device that lets photographers coat their subjects in any color that takes their fancy. In essence, the device is a color...
Insert Coin: The Rainbow Flash Wizard turns your flash gun into a kaleidoscope
Why Instagram's Kevin Systrom Couldn't Refuse Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Twice

PostDesk launches to give long-form journalism and online discussion a shot in the arm

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We’ve previously written that the death of the printing press doesn’t mean the death of the press. However, media organizations must evolve and work in new ways, a message that is starting to trickle throughout the press. Back in November, the UK’s Guardian newspaper reported a whopping 4m downloads of...
PostDesk launches to give long-form journalism and online discussion a shot in the arm

Ainovo Novo 7 Basic review

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It's a world's first coming from a company you've never heard of -- if you live outside of China, anyway. Taking Google's newly minted OS and slipping it into an affordable chassis, Ainovo's Novo 7 Basic could very well be a sleeper hit among the tech-obsessed masses. Sure, it...
Ainovo Novo 7 Basic review

If, Why, and How Founders Should Hire a "Professional" CEO

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If, Why, and How Founders Should Hire a "Professional" CEO: Great post by Reid Hoffman. Two parts stand out to me -- first: So as it turns out, Ben was right. You always do want a Founder-CEO. But that person doesn't always have to be the Founding CEO. Being there...
If, Why, and How Founders Should Hire a "Professional" CEO

Ask Engadget: best language to develop apps for Android and iOS?

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We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Nikunj, who wants to produce his own apps for both sides of the smartphone war. If you're looking to...
Ask Engadget: best language to develop apps for Android and iOS?

Pounding the beat at IBC: How I clocked up 12km on day 1 of this huge broadcasting industry event

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In case you missed the memo, The Next Web is out in force at IBC this year, thanks to a partnership with LiveU that’s seeing us live-stream a series of interviews with some of the key movers and shakers from the broadcasting fraternity. Just to recap, the International Broadcasting Convention...
Pounding the beat at IBC: How I clocked up 12km on day 1 of this huge broadcasting industry event

Police Search For Mugger For 3 Weeks, Internet Finds Him In An Hour

www.techdirt.com
We've discussed before the ways law enforcement groups use social media. Frankly, the general theme tends to be that they aren't very good at internetting. Whether it's mocking invasive vaginal searches or catfishing music fans with well-tread tropes, it seems the wider internet plays the web game better than...
Police Search For Mugger For 3 Weeks, Internet Finds Him In An Hour

Ask Engadget: best way to sell my old gadgets?

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We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Todd, who has fallen out of love with his aging gadgets and wants to swap 'em back for some...
Ask Engadget: best way to sell my old gadgets?

Tangibot manufactures ethics controversy by replicating open-source Makerbot 3D printer

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A Kickstarter entry has managed to stir the fairness pot by touting a MakerBot Replicator clone called TangiBot -- legally copied from the original 3D printer's open source plans. The project's creator, Matt Strong, says that the device will offer "the same performance and features at a roughly 33...
Tangibot manufactures ethics controversy by replicating open-source Makerbot 3D printer

Spotted by Locals hits Android, offering 41 European city guide apps with offline access

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Usually when we get wind of a new app, the most we typically expect to see at launch is two – one for Android and one for iOS. But this next startup has just launched a whopping 41 in one fell swoop. Gulp. Spotted by Locals has been around for...
Spotted by Locals hits Android, offering 41 European city guide apps with offline access

Meet Joanne Wilson, Fred Wilson's Wife And Investor In 17 Startups

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When Joanne Wilson was in college, she rented a summer room in a fraternity from one of the brothers, Fred. Now the two are married and they're a couple of New York's most involved, savvy startup investors. Fred is a partner at Union Square Ventures; his investments include Zynga,...
Meet Joanne Wilson, Fred Wilson's Wife And Investor In 17 Startups

Blockbuster updates its disc-rental iOS app, letting US users view trailers, manage their queue and more

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Almost one month after Blockbuster finally brought its on-demand service to iOS devices (US-only), the old-school movie-rental company has introduced a significant update to its ‘other’ iOS app. Again, this is only available in the US. Version 2.0 of the aptly-titled Blockbuster app is aimed squarely at the DVD/Blu-ray fraternity,...
Blockbuster updates its disc-rental iOS app, letting US users view trailers, manage their queue and more
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