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Google Play gift cards appear ready for retail, offer $10 and $25 credits

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If you read our earlier coverage on Google finally bringing gift cards and wish lists to Google Play, you will be pleased to know that photos of Google’s new retail gift cards have already started to leak, and will offer marketplace values of $10 and $25. Shots of the gift...
Google Play gift cards appear ready for retail, offer $10 and $25 credits

The Verge has obtained an image of what the Windows 8 packaging...

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The Verge has obtained an image of what the Windows 8 packaging will look like. Clean. No clue what the colors/shapes represent, but not bad. Guess it won't be a Mac App Store-only release....
The Verge has obtained an image of what the Windows 8 packaging...

Does Facebook Really Want a Semantic Web?

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Shared by Jesse Stay This is completely incorrect - fb:app_id, fb:page_id, and fb:admins are all part of the spec - see:http://developers.facebook.com/docs/opengraphunder "Getting Started".My guess is that the fb_app_id is either an alias, or a bug in the code of that website itself. No one is getting special treatment here. That...
Does Facebook Really Want a Semantic Web?

A Good Guess At What The iPad Mini Will Look Like (AAPL)

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Let's get this out of the way first: these photos are probably fake. But they do give us a good idea of what the iPad Mini may look like, based on the information we have so far. Apple has all but confirmed it'll announce a smaller version of its iPad...
A Good Guess At What The iPad Mini Will Look Like (AAPL)
Apple to Announce iPad 3 First Week in March

Google Knowledge Graph coming to all English-speaking nations tomorrow, adds lists to results

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Google launched its contextual and intelligent search service, Knowledge Graph, only a few months ago. Till now, its been limited in its availability and, while most nations will still be left out, tomorrow it will becoming to all "English-speaking" countries. The ability to discern your intended search goal and...
Google Knowledge Graph coming to all English-speaking nations tomorrow, adds lists to results
Divine intervention: Google's Nexus 7 is a fantastic $200 tablet

That Facebook ‘Like’ button next to your product may actually hurt sales

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The Facebook Like button is nearly ubiquitous these days. But if you’re a brand, be careful where you slap that Like button; it may be hurting your sales. While marketing teams the world over adore the Facebook Like button for its viral and free sharing capabilities, the sales department may...
That Facebook ‘Like’ button next to your product may actually hurt sales

If You Pre-Ordered Google Glass, Here's What To Expect Once Your Number Is Called

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If you were one of the people who signed up last year at Google’s I/O conference to be a part of the “Glass Explorer” program, you might be getting your instructions on how to actually…purchase the thing and get it into your geeky little hands. In case you weren’t sure,...
If You Pre-Ordered Google Glass, Here's What To Expect Once Your Number Is Called

Pinterest API Documentation Briefly Reappears On New Developer Site

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Remember how over a year ago, everyone was all excited about the forthcoming Pinterest API? CEO Ben Silbermann even teased its release in a March 2012 email to Pinterest users detailing a Terms of Service change. And API documentation even once popped up on the site, only later to lead...
Pinterest API Documentation Briefly Reappears On New Developer Site

The enduring Apple TV Fantasy

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The enduring Apple TV Fantasy: Jean-Louis Gassée: My belief is that Apple TV sales numbers will continue to increase as the device is slowly, patiently improved and the ecosystem is enhanced. In a not-too-distant future we'll see explicit Apple TV apps, similar to those on iPhones and iPads. And someday,...
The enduring Apple TV Fantasy

ani625 on Guess which is the top link that comes up when you Google for "jailbait"? WTF??

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ani625 on Guess which is the top link that comes up when you Google for "jailbait"? WTF??

How many iPhone 5s can Apple sell in eight days?

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Given what it means for Q4's results, surprisingly few analysts have ventured a guess FORTUNE -- It's now conventional wisdom on and off Wall Street that Apple (AAPL) on Wednesday will unveil a re-designed iPhone with a larger (4 inch vs. 3.5 inch) display, a taller and slightly thinner body,...
How many iPhone 5s can Apple sell in eight days?

Innovating Office For iPads: Or, Why Microsoft Should Stop Worrying And Learn To Love Apple

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The tablet-based publication (tab-lication?) The Daily is embroiled in a fuss about its leak of plans to bring Microsoft's Office suite to the iPad. The Daily's convinced the software is for real, but Microsoft has issued a tissue-thin denial that actually confirms or denies nothing material. Meanwhile, the general feeling...
Innovating Office For iPads: Or, Why Microsoft Should Stop Worrying And Learn To Love Apple

GEMA Takes Kim Dotcom's Mega Launch Party Video Down, Despite All Songs Being Cleared

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GEMA and MEGA may have the same letters arranged differently, but you have to imagine that the hardline copyright maximalists at GEMA aren't at all pleased by Kim Dotcom's new Mega outfit, even if it's really not all that different than tons of other online cloud storage platforms. Still, it...
GEMA Takes Kim Dotcom's Mega Launch Party Video Down, Despite All Songs Being Cleared

Do you think Apple will merge MacBook Pro and Air into a single product, most likely named just MacBook. Because MBP is getting thinner and lighter by the itteration, Air is getting more powerful and powerful, it somehow just seems they will merge.

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My guess (which I made a while ago, but hasn't happened yet) is that the MacBook Air will simply become the "MacBook". This would simplify the product line and, quite frankly, I'm not sure why the regular MacBooks continue to exist. It used to be a matter of price, but...
Do you think Apple will merge MacBook Pro and Air into a single product, most likely named just MacBook. Because MBP is getting thinner and lighter by the itteration, Air is getting more powerful and powerful, it somehow just seems they will merge.

Delicious makes drastic changes to its feature set. Scraps "stacks", replaces with good ol' tags.

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As someone who saw Delicious’ stacks feature as its USP, I’m somewhat surprised at this. Delicious has decided to make changes to its feature set, the most significant being the removal of “stacks”, a feature which let its users collaboratively create collections of links. Delicious will instead now revert back...
Delicious makes drastic changes to its feature set. Scraps "stacks", replaces with good ol' tags.

Android hits 900,000 activations per day - and Andy Rubin's staying put

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Google's smartphone operating system hits new peak for daily activations, while Android chief denies rumours he's about to leave the company.Andy Rubin, the founder of Android (the company) and head of Android (the mobile software division at Google) is not leaving Google.And, simultaneously but unrelated, Android device activations are now...
Android hits 900,000 activations per day - and Andy Rubin's staying put

Amazon And UltraViolet?

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Amazon And UltraViolet?: Ryan Lawler: This is pure speculation, but here's my bet: When Amazon announces the newest versions of its tablets on Thursday, it'll also be announcing wide support for Hollywood's UltraViolet initiative, which is aimed at allowing users to buy once and watch anywhere. Not a bad guess....
Amazon And UltraViolet?
Rumor: iPad mini is going retina

Was "House of Cards" Worth It For Netflix?

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Netflix got into the HBO business with a bang in February when it launched “House of Cards”. The much-hyped miniseries had a big budget, big names in front of the camera and behind it, and a Big Idea — binge viewing! — that generated even more buzz for the launch....
Was "House of Cards" Worth It For Netflix?

Just how big are porn sites?

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It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a person in possession of a fast internet connection must be in want of some porn.While it’s difficult domain to penetrate — hard numbers are few and far between — we know for a fact that porn sites are some of the most...
Just how big are porn sites?

Foursquare refreshes iOS app for streamlined exploring, speedier check-ins

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Building upon redesigned version 5.0, Foursquare has updated its iOS app (sorry, Android users, our guess is that you're coming up next). The refresh provides a number of cosmetic changes, including a tighter check-in screen that omits addresses in favor of a map view of your surroundings (and seems...
Foursquare refreshes iOS app for streamlined exploring, speedier check-ins

7.85" iPad to be Called 'iPad Mini' and Wi-Fi (Cloud iTunes) Coming to iPod Nano?

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Japanese blog Macotakara claims to have additional details about Apple's upcoming 7.85" iPad and the next generation iPod nano. First, the site reports that the new smaller iPad device will indeed be called "iPad mini":According to Asian source, the name of Apple's new product, which are expected to have 7"85'...
7.85" iPad to be Called 'iPad Mini' and Wi-Fi (Cloud iTunes) Coming to iPod Nano?

What If... (Office For iPad Edition)

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Watching the back-and-forth yesterday about the whole Microsoft Office for iPad thing was nothing if not amusing. The basic rundown: “It’s coming, here it is.” “That’s not it.” “Yes it is.” “No it’s not, but we didn’t say it’s not coming.” “A Microsoft employee showed it to us.” “No they...
What If... (Office For iPad Edition)

Facebook Pages Now Part Of Google’s Real-Time Results

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A few weeks after Google first announced the launch of Twitter and MySpace’s integration into their-real time search results, Facebook Pages have begun to show up. While the features are just beginning to roll out, they real-time search will be globally available in English over the next few days. While...
Facebook Pages Now Part Of Google’s Real-Time Results

Here's What I Think Romney Is Hiding By Refusing To Release His Tax Returns

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As the days tick by and Mitt Romney remains the only Presidential candidate in recent history (including his father) who refuses to release all relevant tax returns, the speculation is growing as to what Romney is hiding. Some people think that Romney might have cheated on his taxes in some...
Here's What I Think Romney Is Hiding By Refusing To Release His Tax Returns

Ugly Men Don't Get Clicked On

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Editor’s note: James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and entrepreneur. He is Managing Director of Formula Capital and has written ten books. His latest books are I Was Blind But Now I See and 40 Alternatives to College. Please  follow him on Twitter @jaltucher.  Ugly men don’t get clicked on. Every week for three years, I...
Ugly Men Don't Get Clicked On

iPad as a one-to-one presenter

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There were a huge number of comments on yesterday's iPad piece, including a lot that said "You don't get it" or "You're too old to get it" or "It wasn't designed for you" or "It wasn't designed for what you do." This is all nonsense, of course -- I'm merely...
iPad as a one-to-one presenter

June 04, 2010: For the second week in a row, Alex Scoble wins the week with a guess of 9,950. DJIA closed down for the week at 9,931.22. Last week's guesses: http://ff.im/l5dvB Please leave your guesses for next week as comments on this thread and thanks

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June 04, 2010: For the second week in a row, Alex Scoble wins the week with a guess of 9,950. DJIA closed down for the week at 9,931.22. Last week's guesses: http://ff.im/l5dvB Please leave your guesses for next week as comments on this thread and thanks
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