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Has Intel crushed AMD?

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The scrappy chipmaker has plenty of life left - but mistakes have cost it dearly. AMD's manufacturing facility in Dresden isn't yet producing enough quad-core chips to boost the bottom line. Photo: Sven Doering/AMD If you'd like to beat up on Advanced Micro Devices CEO Hector Ruiz, now would appear...
Has Intel crushed AMD?

Google Glass Skydiving Stunt Gets an Encore at I/O on Thursday

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After a strong response to Wednesday’s skydiving-infused demonstration of Google Glass, the company decided to talk more on Thursday about its high-tech specs and reprise the stunt. Co-Founder Sergey Brin, who made a surprise appearance to talk about Google Glass during Wednesday’s keynote, told people on his Google+ page that...
Google Glass Skydiving Stunt Gets an Encore at I/O on Thursday

Do we need to talk about suicide?

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A very popular founder named Jody Sherman died this week. He was the founder of Ecomom, and had a wonderful reputation for being relentlessly positive, driven and fun. We weren’t close friends, but we were friends. I’ve received dozens of emails from him over the past two years, and...
Do we need to talk about suicide?

Top 10 tech upgrades to make your small business run faster

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If you run a small business, you know that things happen faster than they do in the corporate world. Thats all the more reason to make sure your technology is up to date and is able to keep up with you and your employees. If you're lucky enough to...
Top 10 tech upgrades to make your small business run faster

The Personal Analytics of My Life

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One day I’m sure everyone will routinely collect all sorts of data about themselves. But because I’ve been interested in data for a very long time, I started doing this long ago. I actually assumed lots of other people were doing it too, but apparently they were not. And so...
The Personal Analytics of My Life
Zillow's Marketplace revenue nearly doubles in a strong Q4

Hark and Sports Byline to post 17,000 hours of athlete interviews and clips

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U.S. National Team goalkeeper Hope Solo. (Click on image for Sports Byline interview) The Olympics officially kick off in London today with the opening ceremonies, reminding everyone that it’s a good time to get your sports on. And now it will be easier than ever to relive your favorite moments...
Hark and Sports Byline to post 17,000 hours of athlete interviews and clips

Ultrabooks are dead? Then why are they outselling Apple's entire laptop line?

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To prevent receiving a number of snotty emails, I want to say this up front: I recently needed to pick up a new laptop. After checking through just about every Ultrabok review I could, I ended up buying a Macbook Air. I’m writing this article on that device. Calling me...
Ultrabooks are dead? Then why are they outselling Apple's entire laptop line?

Madrona’s Matt McIlwain: Silicon Valley has a bad case of indigestion and may be ready for a correction

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Madrona Venture Group's Matt McIlwain speaking at the University of Washington. Photo via UW CSE On Tuesday, we caught up with Madrona’s Matt McIlwain to talk about his firm’s new $300 million venture fund and why he’s so bullish about the Pacific Northwest startup community. Today, we’re back with the...
Madrona’s Matt McIlwain: Silicon Valley has a bad case of indigestion and may be ready for a correction

Microsoft slashes prices on Windows 8 hybrids and tablets

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Now's a good time to buy a Windows 8 tablet or hybrid for cheap, with Microsoft slashing prices on several PCs in its online store. The Microsoft Store's reduced prices apply to standalone tablets, hybrid PCs with detachable keyboards, and convertibles with built-in keyboards. And these are full Windows...
Microsoft slashes prices on Windows 8 hybrids and tablets

Retro gaming rap: Mario gets hard-core hip-hop makeover

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What happens when you mix Mobb Deep and Mario? You get a jangly, hip-hoppy good time full of curse words and retro gaming sound effects. [Read more]...
Retro gaming rap: Mario gets hard-core hip-hop makeover

Just In Time For The Location Wars, Twitter Turns On Geolocation On Its Website

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When I wrote that location would be this year’s Twitter at SXSW, I also meant that Twitter’s geolocation would be this year’s Twitter at SXSW. The service has just turned on geolocation on its website today for the first time. While Twitter’s geolocation feature has been live through its...
Just In Time For The Location Wars, Twitter Turns On Geolocation On Its Website

Would You Buy Apple Stock At These Levels?

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So. Musing on buying Facebook’s bubbly stock inspires another question. Apple just hit another record high, is the world’s most valuable company (several billion ahead of Exxon). Yet I do believe the company is poised for a great 2012 and therefore, the stock has more room to run. Many reasons...
Would You Buy Apple Stock At These Levels?

Danny Bilson on THQ: his last interview as the company's boss

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On Tuesday, Danny Bilson dramatically stepped down as executive vice president of games at troubled publisher THQ – but not before giving the Guardian his final interview in the roleLast week, Danny Bilson, executive vice president of THQ, flew over to London to present a showcase of the company's current...
Danny Bilson on THQ: his last interview as the company's boss

Mountain Lion: What We Know Heading into WWDC

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With Mountain Lion poised to make an appearance at WWDC next week for developers and eager keynote followers alike, we here at Macworld figured it might be a good time for a rundown of what we already know about Apple's next OS....
Mountain Lion: What We Know Heading into WWDC

Connect Your Blog to Google Buzz

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After doing a little investigation last night, I finally figured out how to get this blog automatically posting to Google Buzz.  For all those that might be struggling with the process, I thought I’d post a little how-to tip. The first and most important thing you need to do...
Connect Your Blog to Google Buzz

After four years as President of Tumblr, John Maloney steps down

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In a post appropriately shared on Tumblr, John Maloney has announced that he’s stepping down as President of the content-sharing site. Maloney has filled this role at Tumblr for the past four years, and says that the team is in very capable hands with CEO and founder David Karp. Here’s...
After four years as President of Tumblr, John Maloney steps down

Apple CEO Tim Cook Sells $11 Million Worth Of Stock (AAPL)

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Apple CEO Tim Cook sold $11 million worth of stock, according to an SEC filing, via 9 to 5 Mac. Normally, when the CEO sells stock it's a bad sign for a company. It looks like the CEO thinks it's a good time to cash out. Not in this...
Apple CEO Tim Cook Sells $11 Million Worth Of Stock (AAPL)

BREIN Cites Newzbin Defeat, Shuts Dutch Usenet Links Site

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Anti-piracy group BREIN is probably best known on a global scale for its work in forcing the closure of Netherlands-based BitTorrent indexer, Mininova. The closure of this huge site didn’t happen in isolation though, since operations against other, much smaller sites had earlier smoothed the way. BREIN’s tactics are fairly...
BREIN Cites Newzbin Defeat, Shuts Dutch Usenet Links Site

Startup valuations remained red hot in 2012, but are things cooling?

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Even though venture capital investing fell last year on a national basis, it still remained a good time to raise cash when considering startup valuations. At least that’s the latest from a report by law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, which analyzed valuations of deals in which it played a...
Startup valuations remained red hot in 2012, but are things cooling?
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RUSSIAN BILLIONAIRE: I Just Bet $100 Million On Apple (AAPL)

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While Apple was crashing, Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov was buying. He told Bloomberg he bought $100 million worth of Apple as it fell, though he didn't specify where he bought in. He explained the investment, saying, "I believe in the future of this company even after Steve Jobs ... When...
RUSSIAN BILLIONAIRE: I Just Bet $100 Million On Apple (AAPL)

Gidsy CEO says a refresh is coming soon

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If Berlin has a reputation for something other than clones, it’s for idealistic startups – companies that want to change the world. And with its quest to help people experience new things, Gidsy has become the most prominent example. Hewing to the Airbnb model of using the internet to hook...
Gidsy CEO says a refresh is coming soon

Cluster App Aims at Better Photo Curation (Especially for the Lazy)

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Can’t say I get excited when I hear about a new photo-sharing app. The market is flooded. Plus, I’m lazy, and don’t feel like investing time and energy into yet another new app. Serial entrepreneur Brenden Mulligan wants to convince me to feel otherwise. Not by changing my laziness, but...
Cluster App Aims at Better Photo Curation (Especially for the Lazy)

Swivl, the Swiveling Smartphone Dock, Slashes Price

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Swivl, the crowdfunded, swiveling smartphone dock that uses sensors to follow your movement like a mini-cameraman, is getting a price cut. A new version of Swivl, called Swivl-it, will cost $129 — down from $179 — and will come with fewer bells and whistles. Swivl-it will still automatically move from...
Swivl, the Swiveling Smartphone Dock, Slashes Price

Amazon Marketplace has not sent me my phone - what can I do?

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The law is on your side - and so is Amazon's guaranteeI bought a mobile phone via Amazon Marketplace in March. I have never received it and contacted the company, which informed me it uses a parcel firm for deliveries. The delivery firm claims the phone was signed for at...
Amazon Marketplace has not sent me my phone - what can I do?

Simon Amstell's Twitter travails take a fresh twist

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The project to beef up the comedian's social media presence suffered a blow when he was unfollowed by his own co-writerIt's been a busy time for Simon Amstell. He has performed at a comedy festival in Australia, the second series of Grandma's House has just arrived on our TV screens,...
Simon Amstell's Twitter travails take a fresh twist

The Ultimate SXSW infographic: The most popular influencers, parties, brand campaigns and more

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In our recent “Best of: Austin SXSW” breakdown, we asked a few folks why they came to the annual tech conference, which draws Internet lovers from across the globe. “To meet my Twitter friends in real life,” was one girl’s twee answer. “To get people excited about my startup!” exclaimed...
The Ultimate SXSW infographic: The most popular influencers, parties, brand campaigns and more

Microblogging vs. Blogging: 5 Ways to Create an Open Twitter Alternative

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Given the recent developments in the Twitter developer ecosystem, I think it's a good time to revisit the idea of an open Web alternative to Twitter. The fact is, the differences between microblogging and normal blogging are insignificant. I'm going to detail five of the differences. My point in doing...
Microblogging vs. Blogging: 5 Ways to Create an Open Twitter Alternative

Apigee makes life easier for Twitter developers

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There’s no denying that the web in 2010 is all about APIs. From Twitter to Netflix, Facebook to Foursquare; there’s a way for developers to build on top of almost every every hot service.The problem for developers is getting the most out of those APIs and Apigee is a service...
Apigee makes life easier for Twitter developers
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