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The Cookie Monster returns! Google caught tracking Safari users on Apple’s iOS
Google's first Nexus 7 commercial airs on YouTube

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Now what the hell is you lookin’ for? Can’t a young man get money anymore? Let my pants sag down to the floor Really do it matter as long as I score? —Mase, Lookin’ at me Two years ago we invested $250,000 in Instagram. Thanks to the spectacular vision and...
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Why Competing Clouds Outweigh the Network Effect

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Last week, the CloudStack controversy questioned whether there can be more than one open source cloud. Evan Prodromou, founder and CEO of StatusNet, says no, arguing that it's "going to be better for everyone" if there is a single contender for open source cloud computing thanks to network effects....
Why Competing Clouds Outweigh the Network Effect

Where The Free Software Movement Went Wrong (And How To Fix It)

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The biggest change I’ve seen in the tech industry in the past decade isn’t social media, cloud computing, big data, consumerization or even mobile. It’s the mainstream acceptance of open source. Even 10 years ago open source was controversial. Back then “open vs. proprietary” arguments would still erupt at meetings...
Where The Free Software Movement Went Wrong (And How To Fix It)

Jon Stewart Rips Apple a New One

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Jon Stewart Rips Apple a New One is a post from Chris PirilloThe Daily Show With Jon StewartMon – Thurs 11p / 10cAppholeswww.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorTea PartyIt seems as though everyone with a blog has posted their opinions regarding the iPhone prototype. Was it lost? Was it really “stolen?”...
Jon Stewart Rips Apple a New One
Verizon unveils FiOS Quantum: 300Mbps download speeds for $209.99 a month

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

Andreessen Horowitz Made $78M Off $250,000 Investment in Instagram

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Andreessen Horowitz revealed that it made $78 million off its $250,000 seed investment in Instagram in a post that was meant to quell criticism that it “fumbled” its involvement with the company. “Ordinarily, when someone criticizes me for only making 312 times my money, I let the logic of their...
Andreessen Horowitz Made $78M Off $250,000 Investment in Instagram

Plum Perfect Uses A Picture Of Your Face For Makeup, Clothes Recommendations

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Listen up, ladies! (And upwardly fashionable gents!) A new service has hit the web that you’ve likely been waiting for for a long time. Gone are the days of trotting over to a store sales associate and getting help with matching makeup or clothing colors. Now all it takes...
Plum Perfect Uses A Picture Of Your Face For Makeup, Clothes Recommendations

ISPs Make Good on Bandwidth Promises (More or Less)

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Does your broadband connection seem a bit faster lately? If so, it's not a fluke. Many ISPs are delivering speeds that are close to, or even exceeding, the download speeds they've advertised, according to a report by the Federal Communications Commission. A few of the big ones, unfortunately, continue to...
ISPs Make Good on Bandwidth Promises (More or Less)

Stop Saying "Finally"

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FIIIINALLY! Google released a Chrome beta for Android! GODDDDD. What took them so long? All the Ice Cream Sandwich users have been waiting, like, FOREVER! Finally, Tweetbot for iPad came out. I've only been asking them for, like, EIGHT MONTHS! Jeez. Apple fiiiinally released iTunes Match after a whole month,...
Stop Saying "Finally"
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