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Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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As we noted this week, the legacy recording industry is still up in arms against Pandora. This yielded our most insightful comment of the week, with That One Guy noting the pot-and-kettle aspect of the industry's talking points: Given how much they are protesting that Pandora is trying to...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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With Aereo having won its most recent round in court, we fully expected a temper tantrum from the TV networks on the other side -- and we certainly got one. Kicking off the Fox CEO's statement was a very telling line that Josh in CharlotteNC latched onto, delivering our...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

That joke tweet could cost you £1000 and a day in court

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A few months back we brought you the sorry tale of the man whose joke “bomb threat” tweet saw him arrested and charged by the police. Frustrated by poor weather closing his local airport in January, he tweeted “Robin Hood airport is closed. You’ve got a week and a bit...
That joke tweet could cost you £1000 and a day in court

Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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As we learned (though were hardly surprised by) this week, the MPAA doesn't take kindly to the suggestion that it should have to consider fair use when sending DMCA notices. The irony of this was not lost on anyone, and indeed both of our most insightful comments of the...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

Paddy Power and Blippar bring the Queen to life on £10 notes…just in time for Euro 2012

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We’re no stranger to augmented reality (AR) app Blippar here at The Next Web, and the London-based startup has been racking up the brand partnerships in recent times. The latest hook-up is an interesting one for sure, with betting company Paddy Power jumping on the AR bandwagon just in time...
Paddy Power and Blippar bring the Queen to life on £10 notes…just in time for Euro 2012

Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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It's another week with one big winner, this time coming in on our popular post about the DJ who was suspended for pulling the classic "dihydrogen monoxide" prank on his listeners. Gareth soared past the competition in both the insightful and funny categories, because our readers don't seem to...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

Things That Make You Go Hmm: CES Gets Weird

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International CES 2013 is coming to an end (thank goodness), and it has been a blur of 4K TVs, phablets, mobile processors and more. As I write this, I’m struggling to think of one standout product from the show, but there are few that got my attention. Here are my...
Things That Make You Go Hmm: CES Gets Weird

Horse meat scandal: Twitter's best and worst jokes

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The horse meat scandal is a hugely serious story, but it's Twitter's wont to see the funny side. Here, mane-ly for your amusement, are the best and worst horse meat jokes we've seen. We just hope you don't think we're flogging a dead...oh, never mind....
Horse meat scandal: Twitter's best and worst jokes

Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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I must admit I was a little worried that this week's top comments would be dominated by brutal rebukes of Teri Buhl which, though not necessarily undeserved, and admittedly often irresistible, don't serve any purpose at this point either. The internet (and that includes us here at Techdirt) still needs...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

An eye-opening video: How blind people can use Instagram on an iPhone

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Below is a tutorial on how blind people can use Instagram on an iPhone 4S, aided by Apple’s built-in accessibility features. The video was made a few months ago by ‘Blind Film Critic’ Tommy Edison, who has been blind since birth but likes making videos about “the funny side” of...
An eye-opening video: How blind people can use Instagram on an iPhone

Apparently Google Is Just Getting Started With Its Plan To Kill The Cable Companies (GOOG)

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Google did a very Google-y thing in Kansas City. It installed fiber there, giving the town the fastest internet connection in the country. When two analysts visited Kansas City to check out "Google Fiber," they were blown away by it. They said it was lightning fast, fairly priced, and best...
Apparently Google Is Just Getting Started With Its Plan To Kill The Cable Companies (GOOG)

Boot up: Google's web hole, iPlayer stats, no retina iPad mini?, and more

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Boot up: Google's web hole, iPlayer stats, no retina iPad mini?, and more
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