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Steve Jobs describes future of personal computing in 1983 speech

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A 1983 speech from late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was made available recently, with the tech guru expounding on how personal computers would change the landscape of technology forever....
Steve Jobs describes future of personal computing in 1983 speech

EPISODE 65 – SIEGLER, M.E.

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Welcome to the 65th episode of the FFundercats Podcast. This podcast is devoted to FriendFeed and is hosted by Josh Haley and Johnny Worthington. In this episode: The boys are joined the guru of life streaming, Mark Krynsky. FriendFeed goes down hard, premature blogging occurs, passions rise, Johnny meets...
EPISODE 65 – SIEGLER, M.E.

German court rules that Motorola, Samsung don't violate Apple touch event patent

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Motorola and Samsung just caught a break from the law after a few hard knocks. A Mannheim, Germany court has ruled that neither company infringes on an Apple patent covering how an OS responds to and ignores touch events. While we don't yet know the full details, patent lawsuit...
German court rules that Motorola, Samsung don't violate Apple touch event patent

Former Apple marketing guru brought in to save Motorola as Google's panic grows

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Former Apple marketing guru brought in to save Motorola as Google's panic grows

Apple co-founder Jobs admired Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, biographer says

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Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson on Tuesday reaffirmed the tech guru's respect for Mark Zuckerberg during an interview with Washington Post Company CEO and Facebook board member Don Graham....
Apple co-founder Jobs admired Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, biographer says

Classical music refashioned

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Can New York students design the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra a wardrobe fit for the 21st century?The first thing that all the involved parties quickly emphasised about the collaboration between Parsons the New School for Design and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is that no one had any idea what to expect,...
Classical music refashioned

Laurene Powell Jobs Appears On Rock Center

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The Apple guru's widow is speaking out in favor of the Dream Act and other immigration reforms. Steve Jobs' widow, Laurene Powell Jobs, gave her first interview since the Apple guru's death to NBC's Rock Center to talk about her new project: Fighting for the Dream Act and other...
Laurene Powell Jobs Appears On Rock Center

FIS acquires mobile banking guru mFoundry for $120 million

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You may not be very familiar with mFoundry's name, but you'll probably know its work if you're reading this site: it's part of a deal with MasterCard for NFC-based mobile payments, powers many banking apps and wrote the earliest mobile app code for Starbucks. As such, it's no small...
FIS acquires mobile banking guru mFoundry for $120 million

Summer is for swapping: startups boost the barter economy

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Credit: A&E We’ve spilled a lot of virtual ink recently on the peer-to-peer marketplaces that want to update Craigslist for the Facebook era. But a crop of new exchange-oriented startups are reviving something else too: bartering. Thanks to the rise of online communities – and the declining economy – it’s...
Summer is for swapping: startups boost the barter economy

Wired cover story highlights Steve Jobs' effect on tech leaders

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Late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is the topic of Wired's August cover story as the popular publication investigates how the tech guru's management style affects industry leaders....
Wired cover story highlights Steve Jobs' effect on tech leaders

JCPenney CEO Ron Johnson Wants To Eliminate The Person Standing At The Cash Register

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JCPenney CEO and former Apple retail guru Ron Johnson is speaking at Fortune's Brainstorm Tech conference in Aspen, and he revealed a bit of what his strategy is for store checkout. He wants to totally eliminate the employees who stand at cash registers and get rid of traditional checkout by the...
JCPenney CEO Ron Johnson Wants To Eliminate The Person Standing At The Cash Register

Cisco shuffles executives, M&A guru departs

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Ned Hooper, who led Cisco’s merger and acquisition strategy, will leave. CTO Padmasree Warrior also becomes head of strategy....
Cisco shuffles executives, M&A guru departs

To Sell Is Human by Daniel H Pink - review

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Daniel Pink's ideas on selling, the internet and human nature are well presented but obviousOnce a scriptwriter for Al Gore, Daniel Pink has carved a niche for himself as something of a workplace guru, his books investigating the importance of empathy in business (A Whole New Mind) and motivation (Drive)...
To Sell Is Human by Daniel H Pink - review

Hey, Google, It's Time To Suck It Up And Buy Pinterest For $2 Billion

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At a conference recently, an industry guru made an impassioned argument that Google should immediately buy Pinterest, the photo-pinning social site that has taken the world by storm. The argument was persuasive. Here, in a nutshell, are the guru's key points: Google sucks at social and will always suck...
Hey, Google, It's Time To Suck It Up And Buy Pinterest For $2 Billion

ARM forms UK group to foster an Internet of Things, put 50 billion devices online by 2020

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ARM isn't content with dominating the mobile space. It's been by the far the most vocal about an Internet of Things where everything is connected -- and to make that happen, it just established an industry forum in the UK that it hopes will establish common ground for all...
ARM forms UK group to foster an Internet of Things, put 50 billion devices online by 2020

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How Larry Page and the Knowledge Graph helped Ray Kurzweil decide to join Google

Former Kindle ad guru sues Amazon, alleges internal retaliation

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A former Amazon employee is suing the company over his termination, alleging that he was let go in retaliation for going over his manager’s head to bring internal attention to a latency problem that he believed would have “seriously jeopardized” the ad platform launch for the new Kindle Fire tablets...
Former Kindle ad guru sues Amazon, alleges internal retaliation

Keen On... Danny Sullivan: Why We May No Longer Be Able To Trust Google [TCTV]

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My own criticism about Google’s bias are well known. But I’m far from alone in worrying that Google’s increasing investment in online content brings into question the supposed objectivity of their search engine. One notable search engine guru who has expressed his discomfort with Google’s new role as a...
Keen On... Danny Sullivan: Why We May No Longer Be Able To Trust Google [TCTV]

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Good morning! Here's the news: Microsoft is holding a big event this afternoon in Los Angeles. The latest rumor is that the company will announce a new tablet with Barnes and Noble. Here's everything we know so far about Microsoft's deal to buy Yammer. There's a big 56-page document floating...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

eBay UK launches Secretguru beta site, helps you find experts to get stuff done

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Granted, the name sounds a bit questionable, but Secretguru wants to help you make your life a little better. Still in an early beta pilot testing stage, the site was launched by a wing of Ebay's UK staff in attempts to set professionals up with clients, from chefs to...
eBay UK launches Secretguru beta site, helps you find experts to get stuff done

Pi Day Contest: What's Your Vision for Quantum Computing?

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To celebrate Pi Day on March 14th (3.14), we're giving away a cool Pi Day T Shirt from ThinkGeek. To win our Pi Day Contest, we want to know your vision for Quantum Computing. The possibilities are exciting. Many people, including RWW's Mobile guru, Dan Rowinski, believe it may be...
Pi Day Contest: What's Your Vision for Quantum Computing?

The 404 1,281: Where we take our dosh to the bank (podcast)

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Spotify trends guru Shanon Cook pops back into the studio for a quick appearance today, giving a rundown of all the songs catching fire on Spotify this week. [Read more]...
The 404 1,281: Where we take our dosh to the bank (podcast)
Andreessen-Horowitz expands social with new Twitter hire
This Survey Is Devastating For Microsoft: 42% Of Windows Users Plan To Switch To Apple

SELF HELP GURU TONY ROBBINS: Facebook Stock Is Wildly Overvalued

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Self-help guru Tony Robbins tweeted early this morning.... This is actually good news for Facebook investors. Back in late summer of 2010, he famously called for a market crash and economic collapse. The market then proceeded to go on a major rally. We really don't know why Tony Robbins would...
SELF HELP GURU TONY ROBBINS: Facebook Stock Is Wildly Overvalued
Tech Stock Guru Fred Hickey Explains Why He's Shorting IBM And Google (IBM, GOOG)

Yet another phishing attack to be aware of. This one’s sly and nasty.

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Those hackers.  They’re just getting smarter all the time.  Aza Raskin, the creative lead for Firefox, gives us the latest version of “trickier than you”. Have you ever had a few tabs open in your Firefox, went away for a bit and then forgotten what you were looking at in...
Yet another phishing attack to be aware of. This one’s sly and nasty.

Microsoft hires former Yahoo chief scientist and database guru

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Raghu Ramakrishnan Microsoft confirmed today that it has hired Raghu Ramakrishnan, a former Yahoo chief scientist, as a technical fellow in its Server & Tools business. A database specialist and the co-author of one of the field’s most-respected textbooks, he will focus on the emerging area of “big data,” helping...
Microsoft hires former Yahoo chief scientist and database guru
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