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SeaMicro teams up with Intel and Samsung on energy-efficient micro servers

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SeaMicro announced a new generation of “micro servers” today that use Intel’s high-end Xeon microprocessors. The new Xeon-based SeaMicro SM10000-XE micro server uses half the power and a third of the space of previous servers. It can also handle heavyweight workloads for data center computing. “This is an important step...
SeaMicro teams up with Intel and Samsung on energy-efficient micro servers

Which voice recorder will best capture my parents' oral history?

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David Gee wants to record his parents telling their life stories sothat their grandchildren can listen to it. What sort of voice recorder should he use?I'm looking for a digital voice recorder to collect my parents' oral history, so that the grandchildren can listen to it in 20 years' time....
Which voice recorder will best capture my parents' oral history?

The past, present, and future of bionic eyes

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Next-generation bionic eyes are practically here today. Imagine a blind person’s real-world conundrum trying to shop for one — they could schedule surgery for Nano Retina’s implant today and see their daughter’s wedding in 576-pixel clarity, but it would cost them their life’s savings. The Nano Retina 5000-pixel device could...
The past, present, and future of bionic eyes

‘Can I help you?’: How LivePerson decides who’s worth the personal touch

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Even if you haven’t heard of LivePerson, chances are you’ve encountered one of its products while browsing online. It’s the company behind many of the pop-up windows offering real-time chat with a representative, as well as other forms of online customer engagement. It’s also a treasure trove of consumer data...
‘Can I help you?’: How LivePerson decides who’s worth the personal touch
Larry Page To Google's Investors: "You Should All Run Out And Buy The Nexus 7 For $199″
With strategic buy-up, YouSendIt plans to do more than file delivery

Google Mobile Announces Search by Voice for Maps

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If you want to map a locale or score some directions but want to avoid driving into a pole, you can now use your pipes. Google Maps now recognizes Search by Voice on Windows Mobile and Symbian S60 phones. Google introduced Search by Voice in 2008 and has been rolling...
Google Mobile Announces Search by Voice for Maps

EA addresses LGBT issues in gaming in first ever 'Full Spectrum' event

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At the Ford Foundation in upper Manhattan this morning, representatives from inside and outside the game industry spoke to the issues that LGBT gamers face and how best to fix them in the first ever "Full Spectrum" event. From online interactions filled with offensive language to games that don't...
EA addresses LGBT issues in gaming in first ever 'Full Spectrum' event

Labbler hopes to cover the full spectrum of the music industry with social network for pros and fans

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Social network for music professionals and fans Labbler is now available in open beta, the company has announced recently. While its short description may remind you of MySpace, its purpose is actually wider, and includes the music business as a whole. In practical terms, its ambition is to connect artists,...
Labbler hopes to cover the full spectrum of the music industry with social network for pros and fans

Apple edges out IBM to become the top brand of 2011

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Apple has edged out IBM to become the top brand of 2011, according to an annual list from marketing strategy firm Davis Brand Capital. The Cupertino-based company ousted IBM, which topped the list in 2009 and 2010. Apple was previously ranked No.12 in 2009 and No.7 in 2010. Davis...
Apple edges out IBM to become the top brand of 2011

TED Tech Preview: Robots, Crowdsourcing and Bill Nye

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Please excuse the #humblebrag for a second, but little old me is somehow headed to the TED Conference in Long Beach, Calif. this week, and I’ll be reporting on it here for AllThingsD. As will Kara Swisher, who’s been going to TED since the dawn of time — check out...
TED Tech Preview: Robots, Crowdsourcing and Bill Nye

Kantar Worldpanel: Android And Verizon Back On Top In U.S. Smartphone Sales, Android At Nearly 50% Of Sales

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Kantar Worldpanel, the WPP firm that analyses how well smartphones are selling with consumers (not shipping to sales channels) across key worldwide markets, has picked the week of a major mobile show in Europe, Mobile World Congress, to shift some of the focus back to the U.S., today releasing numbers...
Kantar Worldpanel: Android And Verizon Back On Top In U.S. Smartphone Sales, Android At Nearly 50% Of Sales
As e-commerce grows and grows, ChannelAdvisor files for IPO

Insert Coin: Public Lab DIY Spectrometer wants to be the 'Shazam of materials'

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In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit production. If you'd like to pitch a project, please send us a tip with "Insert Coin" as the subject line. Spectrometers are a pretty invaluable piece of lab equipment. They make...
Insert Coin: Public Lab DIY Spectrometer wants to be the 'Shazam of materials'

Color Changing Umbrella

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If you have stayed in London for some years, you would know that carrying around an umbrella is always a good idea – as well as for those living in tropical countries, as the umbrella not only keeps the glare and heat off from your skin, it also makes sure...
Color Changing Umbrella

Creative reveals Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage gaming headset

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At the German GamesCom expo today, Creative Technology announced both a wireless and wired version of the Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage gaming headset for PC and Mac. The headsets feature 50mm full-spectrum drivers, with a frequency response of 20Hz through 20KHz.......
Creative reveals Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage gaming headset
Shutterstock Launches Spectrum, Lets Users Search Through Millions Of Photos By Color

DreamIt Ventures Opens Applications For Next NYC Class With Specialized Tracks For EdTech, Minority-Led, And Israel-Based Companies

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DreamIt Ventures has just opened up the application process for their third annual New York city Accelerator program, which will begin in mid-May and run to mid-August. The program offers $25,000 in seed funding, as well as collaborative work space, mentoring, exclusive speaking engagements with industry leaders, and an opportunity...
DreamIt Ventures Opens Applications For Next NYC Class With Specialized Tracks For EdTech, Minority-Led, And Israel-Based Companies
Total WiFi shipments reached 5 billion in 2012, will almost quadruple by 2017
Videogame makers discuss LGBT acceptance at 'Full Spectrum' event

Home Lohas brings hydroponic gardening into your room, rabbit guard not included

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While running between booths at Computex earlier this month, we were momentarily distracted by these vegetable boxes (maybe it was lunch time as well). As it turned out, this product was launched by Taiwan-based Home Lohas around the same time as when the expo started. The company pitches its...
Home Lohas brings hydroponic gardening into your room, rabbit guard not included

VetNet: A place for veterans and military spouses to build civilian careers

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For several years now, we’ve been working to help the veteran community through outreach programs and by connecting veterans and their families to useful Google products and services. For example, we’ve built tools like the Veterans Job Bank to connect veterans with employers, today populated with more than a million...
VetNet: A place for veterans and military spouses to build civilian careers

Carl Icahn Already Has A Short-List Of CEOs If He's Able To Take Over Dell

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NEW YORK, June 7 (Reuters) - Carl Icahn and Southeastern Asset Management Inc are short-listing potential candidates to become the next Dell Inc chief executive should they succeed in a proxy battle against Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners, two sources close to the matter told Reuters. A number of...
Carl Icahn Already Has A Short-List Of CEOs If He's Able To Take Over Dell

'Big data' startup Splice Machine breathes new life into SQL, pulls in $4M

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Most experts agree that a traditional database can’t support the rapidly accelerating mess of unstructured and structured data contained within the enterprise. However, where this consensus falls apart, is on the right approach to tackling the “big data” problem. In the ongoing battle between the NoSQL and SQL databases,...
'Big data' startup Splice Machine breathes new life into SQL, pulls in $4M

Review: Philips Hue smart LED light bulbs

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The home automation market is ripe with innovation, but it’s the smart LED light bulb that appears to be high on the list of priorities for many electronics companies. In the last six months, a number of companies have begun marketing their own connected LED bulbs, not only offering control over luminescence...
Review: Philips Hue smart LED light bulbs
Friendster founder's new endeavor: a slick social news startup

Profitable colours: the full spectrum of Fortune 500 companies

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Californian graphic design specialists Subset have visualised the market values of Fortune 500 companies according to the principle colours of their logosJohn Burn-Murdoch...
Profitable colours: the full spectrum of Fortune 500 companies
From a party of 1 to a million: 20 tech tips to celebrate New Year's Eve

4chan creator's new iPad app, DrawQuest, passes half a million downloads in 2 weeks, over 1M drawings

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Canvas, a NY-based startup founded by 4chan creator Chris Poole, launched its first app, DrawQuest, two weeks ago and is now sharing early milestones: the iPad-only app has passed half a million downloads and has seen over 1 million drawings. As a recap, when DrawQuest first launched we called it “a...
4chan creator's new iPad app, DrawQuest, passes half a million downloads in 2 weeks, over 1M drawings
TED and Meta TED: On-Scene Musings From the Wonderdome
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?