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HBO Go could eventually be offered as a bundle with your ISP, but why fuss with gatekeepers?

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HBO has long been known for dishing out cult TV shows like Curb Your Enthusiasm and Sex in the City — along with recent hits like Game of Thrones and Girls. The network, at the moment, is closely tied to television, and understandably so; cable TV has led it to...
HBO Go could eventually be offered as a bundle with your ISP, but why fuss with gatekeepers?

Follow-Up: Nokia's Odd Innovation Problem May Be Microsoft

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Microsoft is trying a bunch of tricks to boost its new smartphone business. It must be frustrating for Nokia.A recent Reuters article says that Microsoft is in a Catch-22 because it needs to attract developers to its Windows Phone platform if it's to stand a chance against Apple and Google,...
Follow-Up: Nokia's Odd Innovation Problem May Be Microsoft

Let Congress Know That It's Time To Pass Startup Act 2.0

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For years now, we've been pointing out the ridiculous situation that the US has with denying visas to entrepreneurs. Over and over again, research has shown how skilled immigrants starting companies in the US help create new jobs. So we were excited earlier this year when plans for a Startup...
Let Congress Know That It's Time To Pass Startup Act 2.0
Here's The Next iPad, According To A Mess Of Leaked Images

How Motorola Is Screwing Over Almost All Its Smartphone Customers (MMI, GOOG)

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Motorola smartphone owners got some disappointing news today. In its new Android upgrade schedule, Motorola laid out its roadmap for when it expects the latest version of the OS, Ice Cream Sandwich, to be available for each of its devices. In just about every case, Motorola says its users...
How Motorola Is Screwing Over Almost All Its Smartphone Customers (MMI, GOOG)

Here's The Only Change In Facebook's Terms Of Service That Matters To Investors (FB)

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Facebook is coming out with a third-party ad network, its chief privacy officer told Forbes today. That's been a move that Facebook investors have been looking forward to for some time. To place ads on third-party websites, Facebook needs to implement changes to its terms of service, so it can...
Here's The Only Change In Facebook's Terms Of Service That Matters To Investors (FB)
Hands-On With the Jawbone Big Jambox: 2.7 Pounds of Audio Fury, Available May 15 for $299
Mobile Commerce App PayDragon Launches Checkout, Shipping Almost Anything In 2 Days Or Less

This Is Penultimate, The Newest App In Evernote's $1 Billion Business

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Evernote just added the popular iPad app Penultimate to its roster of tools. Penultimate is a simple writing and doodling app that has been near the top of the App Store's paid apps since it launched in April 2010. The app lets you use your finger or stylus to take...
This Is Penultimate, The Newest App In Evernote's $1 Billion Business

Seeing what all the fuss is about... (@ The Palladium) http://4sq.com/bNGBmK

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Seeing what all the fuss is about... (@ The Palladium) http://4sq.com/bNGBmK

Innovating Office For iPads: Or, Why Microsoft Should Stop Worrying And Learn To Love Apple

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The tablet-based publication (tab-lication?) The Daily is embroiled in a fuss about its leak of plans to bring Microsoft's Office suite to the iPad. The Daily's convinced the software is for real, but Microsoft has issued a tissue-thin denial that actually confirms or denies nothing material. Meanwhile, the general feeling...
Innovating Office For iPads: Or, Why Microsoft Should Stop Worrying And Learn To Love Apple

Let Congress Know That It's Time To Pass Startup Act 2.0

www.techdirt.com
For years now, we've been pointing out the ridiculous situation that the US has with denying visas to entrepreneurs. Over and over again, research has shown how skilled immigrants starting companies in the US help create new jobs. So we were excited earlier this year when plans for a Startup...
Let Congress Know That It's Time To Pass Startup Act 2.0

Club Jameco borrows from Etsy and Kickstarter, lets DIYers design, sell and buy project kits

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Though electronics hobbyists may not have the same resources that the Maker Sheds of the world have to design, package and sell do-it-yourself kits, electronics component distributor Jameco plans to change that. With Club Jameco, enthusiasts can pitch their kit ideas to the electronic component wizards in Belmont, CA...
Club Jameco borrows from Etsy and Kickstarter, lets DIYers design, sell and buy project kits

Apple Gets Siri-ous, Posts 12 Siri-Related Job Openings

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Siri: Why is Apple recruiting so many people to work on you? Siri, Apple's speech-recognizing personal assistant, seems set to go through some Siri-ous changes. (Sorry, we'll stop now.) Over the weekend Apple advertised 12 different positions relating to Siri. The jobs range from a Speech Operations Engineer responsible...
Apple Gets Siri-ous, Posts 12 Siri-Related Job Openings

YouTube Android app lets users find videos on their phone, play 'em on Google TV with one click

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There are a lot more folks digging the YouTube Leanback experience these days, what with most many more sets packing Google TV than ever. Today, team YouTube has released an update to its Android app that makes it easier than ever to find videos on your phone and watch...
YouTube Android app lets users find videos on their phone, play 'em on Google TV with one click

3 ways to deal with digital media when you die

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A U.K. paper created a fuss this week when it reported that Bruce Willis would sue Apple for the right to pass on his iTunes collection to his children when he dies. The story turned out to be baloney and was quickly debunked by Willis’ wife. But the tale still...
3 ways to deal with digital media when you die
6 technologies and innovations that could finally go mainstream in 2013

Stop Whining And Embrace Google+ Already

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Oh, the horror! Google is so evil it's making everyone use its stupid social network. As the Wall Street Journal pointed out earlier this week, Google+, the social network all about the circles, is now inescapable.  Besides Google employees being forced to use it (and now bitching about using it...
Stop Whining And Embrace Google+ Already

i don't quite see the big fuss about google voice softphone. they bought gizmo which made softphones. BFD. http://tcrn.ch/cYsA1E

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i don't quite see the big fuss about google voice softphone. they bought gizmo which made softphones. BFD. http://tcrn.ch/cYsA1E

Twitter actually did LinkedIn a favor, the site has become usable again

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It’s been about a week since Twitter laid the smackdown on LinkedIn, enforcing some new rules that restrict third-party developers from basically replicating a Twitter stream. This integration was first announced in 2009. Quickly, the LinkedIn feed became extremely unusable, and before I could figure out spend the time to...
Twitter actually did LinkedIn a favor, the site has become usable again

OUYA console gets torn down, found to be highly repairable

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Now that OUYA consoles are shipping out to the masses, the folks at iFixit were able to grab a box and immediately undo all of the precious packaging work accomplished at the factory. In its usual style, the site gently dissected the world's best-known Android game console, commenting on...
OUYA console gets torn down, found to be highly repairable

Ask Engadget: best Android PC on a stick?

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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 Chris, who wants to find a low-cost way of getting his wife online. If you're looking to ask one...
Ask Engadget: best Android PC on a stick?

6 Tips For A Social Media Friendly Logo Design

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With the increasing availability of powerful graphics tools, color schemers, and logo generators, even those of us who are artistically challenged can create a professional looking logo design.  But there is more to consider than simply whether the logo looks good on your website. These days your logo needs to...
6 Tips For A Social Media Friendly Logo Design

Apple reportedly picking Beats' brain over music subscriptions

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Apple has reportedly engaged in talks over a "potential music service partnership" with Beats Electronics, according to Reuters. The report, published Wednesday, claims Beats CEO Jimmy Iovine met with Apple CEO Tim Cook and head of Internet services Eddy Cue in February to talk about Beats' new music subscription...
Apple reportedly picking Beats' brain over music subscriptions

There Is Now A Socially Acceptable Way To Call Someone Ugly Or Attractive, And It's Sweeping College Campuses

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A new dating app called Tinder was recently brought to our attention. A "normal" person at Business Insider told us about it, and said all of her roommates and college-age friends use it. A few have found dates on it. (By "normal," we mean someone who isn't gadget obsessed, and...
There Is Now A Socially Acceptable Way To Call Someone Ugly Or Attractive, And It's Sweeping College Campuses

Dropmark brings dead simple collaboration into the cloud [invites]

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Every once in a while, there’s an app or product that comes out and blows everybody’s minds. Not long ago, Dropbox opened our eyes to how simple sharing and storing files in the cloud can be. Oak, a design studio based out of Brooklyn, NY, has been quietly working away...
Dropmark brings dead simple collaboration into the cloud [invites]

Ooooh coool: My first trip to Reddit, guided by a few locals

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Every now and then you get tired of hearing so much about something you know nothing about. This week I resolved to get to know Reddit. The ginormous social forum made headlines over the summer when President Obama answered questions live on the site, then again earlier this month when...
Ooooh coool: My first trip to Reddit, guided by a few locals

There Is A 260,000-Person Wait List For A New Email App

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Try and think of something less sexy than your inbox. It's difficult to do. And yet, a new app called Mailbox has created so much demand, there's a 260,000-person long wait list to download the app. Mailbox is an alternative email app that first made a stir in December. If...
There Is A 260,000-Person Wait List For A New Email App

REPORT: Apple's Plan For Cash To Shareholders Coming In The Spring (AAPL)

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Apple is going to do something with its cash this spring, says Gina Chon at Quartz. "Apple is leaning toward additional dividends or a share buyback program as part of its effort to return more cash to investors, according to sources," reports Chon. This means, of course, that it is...
REPORT: Apple's Plan For Cash To Shareholders Coming In The Spring (AAPL)

G Cloud Backup gives Android users peace of mind for free

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G Cloud Backup is a new backup solution for Android devices from developer Genie9. It aims to provide a simple, no-frills backup service to give Android users peace of mind, and does so for free — with optional purchases of additional storage space for those who need it. Setting up...
G Cloud Backup gives Android users peace of mind for free
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