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FB’s Biggest Ecommerce Platform Payvment Lets Its 165K Sellers Instantly Buy Ads

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The “Taste Graph” is Payvment‘s secret weapon. Facebook’s top ecommerce platform has spent two years finding out what Facebook users Like and buy, and starting today its 165,000 merchants can use it to auto-target ad campaigns. See many businesses don’t have know how to A/B test, target, or manage Facebook ad bids,...
FB’s Biggest Ecommerce Platform Payvment Lets Its 165K Sellers Instantly Buy Ads

Engadget Giveaway: win a Sony 40-inch 1080p HDTV, courtesy of NBC Universal!

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It's movie time, folks. The bad news is that you have to bring your own popcorn. The good news, on the other hand, is that the feature film and the TV are on us! Thanks to the folks at NBC Universal, there's a 40-inch 1080p HDTV up for grabs....
Engadget Giveaway: win a Sony 40-inch 1080p HDTV, courtesy of NBC Universal!

How To Find Facebook Messages That Facebook Is Hiding From You (FB)

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Facebook has a pretty aggressive spam filter to keep messages from creepers, and trolls from hitting your Facebook message inbox. Like any spam filter, though, it's sometimes too aggressive, and grabs messages that aren't spam. (Maybe this is old news to some of you, but for a lot of us...
How To Find Facebook Messages That Facebook Is Hiding From You (FB)

Lumia 800 bundle coming to Microsoft retail stores on Valentine's Day, $899 is the new price of love

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Well, you knew the Lumia 800 would be coming to Microsoft's chain of retail stores this month, but we bet you weren't counting on an $899 price tag. That's the word from our compadres at The Verge, who suggest that Nokia's handset will initially be available only as a...
Lumia 800 bundle coming to Microsoft retail stores on Valentine's Day, $899 is the new price of love

Apple new iPad hands-on!

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Here she is -- the iPad HD! Er, new iPad. Breaking away from the numerical tracking system used before (and still used in the iPhone range), Apple has decided to highlight the most major change in its newest slate by simply dubbing it "new." By and large, the new...
Apple new iPad hands-on!
Engadget Giveaway: win one of five Biscottis!

Raspberry Pi coming in limited edition blue, you'll have to win it to own it

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The Raspberry Pi has been on sale for just over a year. Key distributor RS Components wants to celebrate the tiny computer's first birthday with more than just a greeting card, though. It's producing a limited edition Model B, the Blue Pi, with a blue circuit board and a...
Raspberry Pi coming in limited edition blue, you'll have to win it to own it
Russian classifieds startup Avito.ru grabs $75M

NounProject has 100′s of beautiful, free pictographs for Web and mobile design

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Pictures often speak louder than words, and if you take a look at the way-finding symbols that surround any given urban area, you’ll see how visual representations reach beyond cultural and language barriers, communicating ideas instantly. The Noun Project has been building a catalog of these types of symbols for quite a while now,...
NounProject has 100′s of beautiful, free pictographs for Web and mobile design

YesVideo Grabs $5 Million to Digitize Century-old Home Videos

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Yesterday I wrote “Everything old becomes new again.” Meant to introduce the idea that vinyl is a viable medium, I forgot one important example of this sociological timewarp: Videos. Many families have dozens, if not hundreds, of home videos lying around that they probably can’t watch because, well, VHS players...
YesVideo Grabs $5 Million to Digitize Century-old Home Videos
Funding Daily: Kids these days, with their Walkmans & their Bitcoins
eBay listing claims to have every game from 22 classic consoles, asks for €999,999.99

Virgin confirms iPhone 4 and 4S coming June 29th, pricing revealed

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First rumors, then fact. From Friday June 29th, Virgin Mobile customers in the US can have an iPhone to call their own. Both the iPhone 4 and 4S will be up for grabs on the Beyond Talk data and messaging plans from $35 per month or $30 when registering...
Virgin confirms iPhone 4 and 4S coming June 29th, pricing revealed

Reminder: Vote for the 2012 Engadget Awards!

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We've counted up your Engadget Awards nominations, and now it's down to the finalists. Fifteen categories are up for grabs, and it's up to you to determine the top tech of 2012. The polls are open until 11:59 ET on Monday, February 18th, and we'll be posting the top...
Reminder: Vote for the 2012 Engadget Awards!

Nuance Supercharges Swype, Adds New Keyboard Options, XT9 Predictive Text, And Dragon-Powered Voice Input

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Swype lovers, Nuance has some good news for you. The company just released a major update to the predictive keyboard software, even going as far as calling this update the next generation of Swype. And after looking at the new feature list, that often overused phrase is probably accurate this...
Nuance Supercharges Swype, Adds New Keyboard Options, XT9 Predictive Text, And Dragon-Powered Voice Input

Google tells Explorers: No selling Glass

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Think you'll make a bundle when you put your Explorer Edition of Google Glass up for grabs on eBay? Think again....
Google tells Explorers: No selling Glass

Name that Tech Tune: Chance to win a Roku 2 XS

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We’ve got another great prize up for grabs this week in our Name that Tech Tune contest — a Roku 2 XS 1080p streaming player for accessing all sorts of Internet content (Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, HBO Go, etc.) and games on your television. This is courtesy of Roku and...
Name that Tech Tune: Chance to win a Roku 2 XS

Samsung Grabs Biggest Share of Smartphone Market in First Quarter of 2012

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Samsung overtook Apple for the smartphone leadership position, according to estimates by IDC....
Samsung Grabs Biggest Share of Smartphone Market in First Quarter of 2012

Intel grabs record share of growing chip market

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As global semiconductor revenue hit $306.8 billion in 2011, Intel grabbed its biggest bite of the chip market to date....
Intel grabs record share of growing chip market

Humble Bundle game sales now coming weekly, starting with Bastion

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Who would've thought that letting consumers pay what they think is fair for quality games would prove popular? That's the concept behind Humble Bundle, and so far, it's been rather good to developers and charities alike. Now, deals from the company are set to get a whole lot more...
Humble Bundle game sales now coming weekly, starting with Bastion

Study: WordPress Grabs More Share Of Top 100 Blogs

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WordPress continues to gain in popularity among top blog publishers. The blogging platform’s market share rose to 52 percent, up from 48 percent last year, according to Royal Pingdom, which uses the Technorati Top 100 blogs list for its annual study. To get a sense of WordPress’ growth... Please visit Marketing...
Study: WordPress Grabs More Share Of Top 100 Blogs

Funding daily: Gain some knowledge by playing a video game

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We’re trying something new with funding daily by publishing it earlier in the day. Let us know what you think in the comments. As always, you can follow our Deals channel for all the funding news we report throughout the day by clicking the RSS icon above or subscribing here....
Funding daily: Gain some knowledge by playing a video game

The smartphone audience in EU5 is growing: 131.5 million handset owners; penetration hits 55%

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Digital audience measurement company comScore today released data from its MobiLens service, reporting key mobile trends across the five leading European markets (EU5), namely France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK based on survey results. Needless to say, the smartphone audience is growing across the board. Smartphone penetration in Europe...
The smartphone audience in EU5 is growing: 131.5 million handset owners; penetration hits 55%

Chinese mobile ad platform Adwo grabs $12m in series B funding, led by Translink and Japan’s Vangoo

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Adwo, one of China’s most widespread mobile-based advertising platforms, has just announced it has closed $12 million in series B funding, led by Silicon Valley-based Translink Capital and Japan’s Vangoo Investment Partners. The company says that the new investment will be used to expand its operations and, according to Technode,...
Chinese mobile ad platform Adwo grabs $12m in series B funding, led by Translink and Japan’s Vangoo

iPad grabs more than 70 percent of China's tablet users

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Apple's tablet captured a 72 percent chunk of China's tablet market in the second quarter, says a new market report. [Read more]...
iPad grabs more than 70 percent of China's tablet users

Microsoft and Skype dreaming up new, utilitarian ad formats

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One has faced challenges in its existing online ad business, while the other is just getting going. Now Microsoft and its recently-acquired Skype are setting out to prove they can profit where consumers aren’t paying — by introducing an innovative line-up of advertising formats native to their new products. At Monaco...
Microsoft and Skype dreaming up new, utilitarian ad formats

Samsung grabs exclusive access to new ITV Player app until August 31 for Android users in the UK

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Samsung has today snatched the exclusive rights to an updated version of the ITV Player app for its Android smartphones and tablets being sold in the UK. The app is available right now through the Samsung Apps and Google Play store on a range of devices including the Samsung Galaxy S4, its...
Samsung grabs exclusive access to new ITV Player app until August 31 for Android users in the UK
NPD: Apple grabs almost a fifth of all holiday consumer electronics, Apple Stores second only to Best Buy and Walmart in revenue

Google grabs Apple quality lead for possible Motorola work

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Signs that Apple and Google are honoring laws barring no-poaching deals may have surfaced this weekend after new tips that Google had hired away one of Apple's veterans. VentureBeat understood that Simon Prakash, Apple's senior director for product integrity, had been hired away to work on a "secret project." He...
Google grabs Apple quality lead for possible Motorola work
Name that Tech Tune: What is this classic Nintendo game?
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?