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NYC startup Floored makes 3D real estate modeling surprisingly awesome
Google adds setting to change Gmail toolbar icons back to text
Taiwan wants Apple to hide new radar defense system in iOS 6 maps

Passbook makes Apple next legal target of online reservations company

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Apple is the target of yet another lawsuit, this time because of its new Passbook app in iOS 6. A San Diego company called Ameranth has filed court documents accusing Apple of infringing on several of its patents that cover the ability to wirelessly download and synch information like reservations across...
Passbook makes Apple next legal target of online reservations company

For Social Media In The Classroom To Work, Instructors Need Best Practices

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I’m writing this post to procrastinate grading the last batch of final papers that are sifting into my inbox. After one year of being a proponent of social media in the classroom, I can tell you what worked and what didn’t in the classes I taught at Bridgewater State...
For Social Media In The Classroom To Work, Instructors Need Best Practices
Craigslist rolls out Map View feature for apartment listings in select cities
Need new friends? Social network Badoo will help — now 150M strong

ooVoo updates its iOS and Android apps to support four-way video calls

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First ooVoo opened up four-way video chats on Facebook, and now the video calling service is doing the same for its Android and iOS apps. The company just updates both applications so that you can view up to four video streams at once, though you can carry on text...
ooVoo updates its iOS and Android apps to support four-way video calls
Google gives Weather API the boot

Apple patent app portends gadgets made of glass

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Thought all those shattered screens and iPhone 4 backplates would push Apple towards making mobile devices machined from aluminum like its laptops and tablets? Think again, friends, because a newly published patent application from Cupertino indicates the company is considering crafting portable computing devices out of glass. The app...
Apple patent app portends gadgets made of glass

BBC News - At-a-glance: Conservative manifesto

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BBC News - At-a-glance: Conservative manifesto

Not everyone is on the internet, Iain Duncan Smith | Ian Clark

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Making the universal credit system online-only will cut off many of those in greatest need, on the wrong side of the digital divideIn September last year, Iain Duncan Smith's advisers warned him that his bid to simplify the benefits system was "unworkable and unfair". Alongside concerns that, during a recession,...
Not everyone is on the internet, Iain Duncan Smith | Ian Clark

Help make the news with GuardianWitness

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GuardianWitness is a new iOS app developed as a partnership between the publishers of the prominent British news periodical The Guardian and the telecommunications company Everything Everywhere, aka EE. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store. The GuardianWitness app supports the web service of the same...
Help make the news with GuardianWitness

Google's Next-Generation Search App Is Now Available For iPhones And iPads (GOOG)

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Long available on Android, Google Now is the company's app on steroids. Then you'll be getting weather at a glance, using the voice-powered search a la Siri, and having the app speak answers to your questions back to you. When we tried the Android version last July, it blew Siri...
Google's Next-Generation Search App Is Now Available For iPhones And iPads (GOOG)

Google Latitude + Google Location History = very cool and kinda scary

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Filed under: Internet, web 2.0 Google has just launched a new service -- Location History -- that keeps track of your movements. Before you get your panties and/or beard in a twist, you can delete your location history at any time. It's private, too: neither your friends or the public...
Google Latitude + Google Location History = very cool and kinda scary

Blogging platform Jux introduces Google Street View integration, social features and more

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Last time we took a look at blogging platform Jux, integration with Instagram had just been introduced. The latest Jux update brings a unique and interesting twist – integration with Google Street View. The new service couldn’t be easier to use: Plug in an address, pan for the perfect angle,...
Blogging platform Jux introduces Google Street View integration, social features and more
How Stanford plans to teach the world with open-source online classes

iOS 6 to Add Safari iCloud Tabs, VIP Mail Recipients, 'Do Not Disturb' Mode?

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Back in March, we noted that Apple had activated Safari tab syncing through iCloud in OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 2, with the feature designed to allow users to sync open browser tabs across Macs and presumably iOS devices. Now in a new report from 9to5Mac outlining several OS...
iOS 6 to Add Safari iCloud Tabs, VIP Mail Recipients, 'Do Not Disturb' Mode?

Privacy rater adds Facebook apps to report card

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Privacy is a bit like the weather — everyone talks about it but no one does a damn thing about it. Sure, it’s creepy that these companies track you and munch your personal information. But are you really going to ditch Facebook and every other online convenience of modern life?...
Privacy rater adds Facebook apps to report card
Windows 8 logo creators redesign New York City parking signs
Say hello (and bonjour) to the new Flipboard for iPad

★ Gizmodo and the Prototype iPhone

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The Phone The first question is, how did the phone leave Apple’s campus? Starting a few weeks ago, some number of iPhone engineers who, because of the nature of their work were already familiar with the details of Apple’s next-generation iPhone, were authorized to begin using late pre-production units outside...
★ Gizmodo and the Prototype iPhone
Google Drive for Android updated with card-style grid view, quick preview, OCR document scanning, and more
Best New Apps: DashClock Widget

Static for iPhone: A slick way to track stats across Twitter, Instagram, Google Analytics and more

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Keeping track of all your online accounts can be hard, especially when you have to manually check dashboards on each service to see how many followers you have or if people are flocking to track your Instagram account. There’s no shortage of app-based tracking tools, which consolidate a number of...
Static for iPhone: A slick way to track stats across Twitter, Instagram, Google Analytics and more
Digital news pioneer Michael Bloomberg reads 8 newspapers a day

Instagram Will No Longer Let You See Photos In Twitter (FB)

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Instagram has pulled the plug on Twitter and will no longer let you display your photos in your Twitter stream. TechCrunch was the first to pick up the change and AllThingsD confirmed it with Facebook. (Facebook owns Instagram.) A quick glance at our own feed shows that links to Instagram...
Instagram Will No Longer Let You See Photos In Twitter (FB)
Path Comes To The iPad, A Platform Dave Morin Calls "The Future Of The Personal Computer"
Yahoo's latest Android app integrates Summly for faster news scanning

Review: Give Gmail an extreme makeover with Gmail Offline

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The Web interface for Gmail has a very distinct look. Your office mates can probably recognize it at a glance. This Chrome extension, however, might cause a few double-takes in your office: Gmail Offline, an extension by Google, puts a completely different face on Gmail, making it more similar...
Review: Give Gmail an extreme makeover with Gmail Offline
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?