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CoFounder TV: A curated collection of the best entrepreneurial videos the Web has to offer

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CoFounder TV is a new site bringing together the best that the Web has to offer in entrepreneurial videos. Launched by Dubai-based Rony El-Nashar, who also happens to be the founder of startup incubator SeedStartup, the site is a “handpicked collection of the highest quality, most educational entrepreneurship videos from...
CoFounder TV: A curated collection of the best entrepreneurial videos the Web has to offer

Personal Takes Its Secure Vault For All Of Your Private, Digital Data Mobile With iOS App

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Startup Personal, which aims to give consumers control over their digital data, is debuting an iPhone app today, adding to the company’s existing web and Android apps. Personal is a free web and mobile service that helps you take control of all the digital information about yourself and your life,...
Personal Takes Its Secure Vault For All Of Your Private, Digital Data Mobile With iOS App

With $1.2M Of Seed Funding, A SoMoLo App For Augmented Reality Fans: Wallit

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From Foursquare to Pinwheel and Highlight and many, many more besides, we’ve seen a lot of apps created for users to share location, information and pictures with friends and like-minded people. So it seems inevitable that to help set themselves apart from the pack, newer launches will start coalescing more...
With $1.2M Of Seed Funding, A SoMoLo App For Augmented Reality Fans: Wallit
‘We Know What You’re Doing’ website outs drug users, boss-haters and more on Facebook

ESPN Radio app gets a refresh, now properly outfitted for the iPad

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If you're needing to keep Mike & Mike an arm's length away at all times, ESPN has refreshed its Radio app to help with just that. Now optimized to the iPad in addition to the iPhone and iPod touch, the software allows you to sort your listening habits by...
ESPN Radio app gets a refresh, now properly outfitted for the iPad

Apple wants U.S. district court to obscure Samsung logo on video display for jurors

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After just blogging about the technical and timeline-related part of a joint Apple-Samsung filing made a few hours ago, I now have some tidbits from the filing that are, in a way, more entertaining.In their filing, the parties explain, among many other things, what kinds of evidence-related issues they plan...
Apple wants U.S. district court to obscure Samsung logo on video display for jurors

Peter Carl Fabergé Google Egg Logo

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Google has a special logo on their home page today for Peter Carl Fabergé, a Russian Jewelry artist, know for creating easter eggs made of jewels, gems and high-end metals. These eggs were known as Fabergé Eggs. Peter Carl Fabergé was born today 166 years ago in Saint Petersburg, Russia....
Peter Carl Fabergé Google Egg Logo

New iPhone TV ad for Canada spotlights iCloud...and pulled book

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A Canadian TV advertisement for iCloud on the iPhone, titled “Melody”, surfaced recently. The 30-second video starts with a shot of Jonah Lehrer’s “Imagine: How Creativity Works” front cover (Whoops!). Lehrer acknowledged last month that he fabricated quotes attributed to Bob Dylan, and sale of the electronic and physical versions of...
New iPhone TV ad for Canada spotlights iCloud...and pulled book

20 Popular Ubuntu Linux Apps You May Want to Try

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Gaming accounted for many of the top apps last month, but there were a few business-oriented gems as well, according to a new report....
20 Popular Ubuntu Linux Apps You May Want to Try

Facebook’s monthly rent is $1M+, and other gems from S-1 update

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Facebook on Wednesday updated its S-1 document to the Securities and Exchange commission for its planned initial public offering, and it’s a veritable data dump of new information about the social networking company. The good news is, we’re digging through it so you don’t have to....
Facebook’s monthly rent is $1M+, and other gems from S-1 update
Google+ wants to be your new Flickr

The Southeast TC Meetup Tour Is On Like Donkey Kong (But With Comfort Food Instead Of Bananas)

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And we’re off. The Southeast meetup tour is officially a go. We’ll be hitting up Savannah, Atlanta, Raleigh, Charlotte and Greenville on a quest to uncover hidden technological gems that may or may not get pitched with a southern drawl. I’m from Texas, which is a different kind of “south”...
The Southeast TC Meetup Tour Is On Like Donkey Kong (But With Comfort Food Instead Of Bananas)

Not sure what font you’re after? Typekit Lists is a good place to start

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Today, type is getting more attention than ever before on the Web. What was once a barren wasteland of typographic creativity, dominated by a few overused gems and the likes of Comic Sans, is quickly growing into something that could even make a print designer jealous. We’re on the cusp...
Not sure what font you’re after? Typekit Lists is a good place to start

Personal lets people get the most of their small data

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While the latest business  trend is tapping the power of big data, Personal.com is helping people find the potential in wielding what it calls small data — the private information they have about themselves. The company, which launched its personal data network in November on the web, is trying to...
Personal lets people get the most of their small data

Visual.ly launches redesign with social features for its growing community of nearly 145K users

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Infographics have quickly become the bane of the Web since exploding in popularity over the past year. The number of poor designs, empty stats, bias and sketchy sources are enough to make any design-conscious person cringe, but that’s because infographics aren’t any different from any other sort of design; there’s...
Visual.ly launches redesign with social features for its growing community of nearly 145K users

Coming Soon (Well, Maybe): All Those Tweets You Wrote

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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo told The New York Times that users will soon be able to access and download all of their old tweets. Twitter currently only lets users browse back through a few thousand of their old tweets. How soon? Costolo declined to give a timeline. Other third-party platforms already...
Coming Soon (Well, Maybe): All Those Tweets You Wrote
Who Wants To Come To The TechCrunch Mini Meet-Up In NYC?
At Last, Kinect Can Size You Up For Jeans

Instagram for Android is buried in Google Play search results, highlighting app discovery issues

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If you had casually tried to search for Instagram on the Google Play market using either the web version of the store or the one on Android devices today, you may have come under the impression that it’s not out yet. That’s because, despite actually launching on the platform 5...
Instagram for Android is buried in Google Play search results, highlighting app discovery issues
iOS 6 gems: iTunes Match music streaming and iCloud notification sync
This Is What Change Looks Like: Washington, D.C. Mini Meet-Up

Leaked Spotify Deck Reveals Early Product Sketch, 15 Million Tracks, And 500 Million Playlists

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A Spotify recruitment deck was leaked. In it are a few gems like an early UI design (right). CEO Daniel Ek tells TechCrunch it was made in MacPaint in Stockholm. "As you can tell, my drawing skills were not that great," says Ek "At the time we were only Swedish...
Leaked Spotify Deck Reveals Early Product Sketch, 15 Million Tracks, And 500 Million Playlists

Pocket Gems launches All Talk voice-based mobile game

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With hundreds of thousands of mobile games available on smartphones, innovating isn’t that easy. But Pocket Gems hopes to stand out from the crowd with a unique voice-based game that it is unveiling today. The new game, All Talk, is different from the cute simulations (like Tap Zoo) that the...
Pocket Gems launches All Talk voice-based mobile game

Here’s why Apple will welcome Facebook’s App Center with open arms

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Facebook announced its App Center early last month and it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that it will be available to the world sometime today or tomorrow. There’s a lot of talk about how this could compete with Apple, if Facebook were to launch its own phone,...
Here’s why Apple will welcome Facebook’s App Center with open arms

Google adds spam explanation to Gmail, steers clear of enlightenment

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Why is this message in spam? It's a question we find ourselves asking our Gmail boxes almost daily, when messages that really should have made it through to the inbox end up in electronic pergatory instead. So why does Google's algorithm choose to filter certain legitimate messages, while letting the...
Google adds spam explanation to Gmail, steers clear of enlightenment
Vungle opens its ‘app movie trailer’ ad network to all developers

Fox and Universal titles blocked from Apple TV's iCloud, HBO is the culprit

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Another season, another reason for Cupertino to update its major product lines (hello new iPad!) and one particular hobby: Apple TV. The revamped box, now imbued with an ability to stream videos in 1080p, will allow users to download previous iTunes store purchases from the iCloud. But before you...
Fox and Universal titles blocked from Apple TV's iCloud, HBO is the culprit
Terry Gilliam's daughter posts 'Monty Python' cutouts and other archival gems online

iTunes Match rolling out in Poland, Hungary and others today

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@9to5mac seems iTunes Match is coming to Poland. Apple updated their "ToU" for the Polish iTunes Store with iTunes Match info on 18th.— Peter (@Fallen_Zen) July 19, 2012 We are receiving several tips that Apple has started rolling out the iTunes Match service in Poland, Hungary, and possibly a few...
iTunes Match rolling out in Poland, Hungary and others today

20 Popular Ubuntu Linux Apps to Try Now

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Gaming accounted for many of the top apps last month, but there were a few business-oriented gems as well, according to a new report....
20 Popular Ubuntu Linux Apps to Try Now
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