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Apple adds iPhone upgrade, delivery reminders to Store app for iOS

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If the bright lights, cheery attendants and hipsters are all too much, trips to the Apple Store aren't high on your list of priorities. Thankfully, Cupertino appreciates those who want the world to come to them, and has updated the iOS Apple Store app to match. The software bump...
Apple adds iPhone upgrade, delivery reminders to Store app for iOS
New Moleskine notebook 'syncs' paper with Evernote (gallery)
Google Glass will be made in America by Foxconn, report says
Out of the fire, into the sauna: How students power Finland's startup ecosystem
NowThis News is totally mobile - just not in the way it said it would be

Why PCs, not smartphones, are best for social media sharing

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Part one of a two-part series. For a contrarian view, see "Why smartphones are the rightful kings of social media." Walk anywhere within a 3-mile radius of the PCWorld office, and you'll find legions of new-economy hipsters with smartphones surgically implanted in their hands. But they're not talking on...
Why PCs, not smartphones, are best for social media sharing

David Karp: Tumblr founder could be worth up to $220m after Yahoo deal

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Self-taught coder who set up Tumblr in his mother's New York apartment could be the newest rich kid on the internet blockDavid Karp has become the latest college dropout turned twentysomething multimillionaire after selling his internet creation, Tumblr, to Yahoo for $1.1bn.The 26-year-old New Yorker founded the microblogging site in...
David Karp: Tumblr founder could be worth up to $220m after Yahoo deal

Seattle vs. Portland: Which city is more hip?

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Portland has the beer. Seattle has the coffee. Portland has bacon maple bars. Seattle has flying fish. Portland has bridges. Seattle has skyscrapers. The debate between the two city-siblings can go on for as long as the three-hour trek down I-5 from the Emerald City to the City of Roses. And now,...
Seattle vs. Portland: Which city is more hip?

☼ "Unhappy Hipsters" Choosing a chair without hurting anyone’s feelings was the toughest part of his morning. http://j.mp/cMVcfF

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☼ "Unhappy Hipsters" Choosing a chair without hurting anyone’s feelings was the toughest part of his morning. http://j.mp/cMVcfF

How close were these old predictions about the Internet? (Spoiler: they all miss the porn)

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Wikipedia informs us that there was a time before the Internet. Sadly, I have spent so long online that my memories only go back as far as my first tagged Facebook photo in 2007. Here are some videos of people talking about and predicting the Internet, which are now on the...
How close were these old predictions about the Internet? (Spoiler: they all miss the porn)

Dinosaurs, hipsters and Star Trek: @FakeGrimlock interview with Brad Feld

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Brad Feld is an entrepreneur, investor and dinosaur lover. In that spirit, FAKEGRIMLOCK and I banded together to put Brad on the hot seat. While deftly avoiding being eaten by FAKEGRIMLOCK (who consistently mistakes things for bacon), Brad talked to us about startups, marriage and the changing demographics of venture capital....
Dinosaurs, hipsters and Star Trek: @FakeGrimlock interview with Brad Feld

Portlandia: A real nerd is 'ashamed to be called a nerd'

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I’ve had a tough time getting into the show Portlandia, with aspects of it making me feel, well, a bit uncomfortable. I enjoyed the show’s opening Dream of the 90s video. But since then, I think the Portlandia has been more miss than hit. Now, here comes a mock public...
Portlandia: A real nerd is 'ashamed to be called a nerd'
Without iPhone, Japan's biggest mobile carrier is losing subscribers at a record rate

Calling All iPhoneographers — Foap Wants To Get You Paid

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Did you know that the word iPhoneography has its own Wikipedia entry? Me neither (look quick before it gets deleted). It’s the art of creating photos with an Apple iPhone, apparently — a phenomenon that a new Swedish startup hopes to cash in on by enabling iPhoneographers to do the same. Launching...
Calling All iPhoneographers — Foap Wants To Get You Paid

How A Tiny Ohio Clothing Site's Revenue Exploded From $5 - $50 Million In 1.5 Years

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In 2010, Ohio-based JackThreads was acquired by the cool guy's site, Thrillist, for an undisclosed amount. JackThreads is a discount clothing site for hipsters. When Thrillist acquired JackThreads it generated about $5 million in annual revenue. Today JackThreads pulls in $50 million. Thrillist co-founder Ben Lerer tells us JackThreads...
How A Tiny Ohio Clothing Site's Revenue Exploded From $5 - $50 Million In 1.5 Years

Google Maps: thanks for the app, here's my personal data | James Ball

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When someone gives you great digital services for free, the quid pro quo is usually them knowing more about who you areGoogle has delivered an early Christmas gift to Apple iPhone users everywhere, - a full-featured, free, Google Maps app is now available in the iTunes store as an alternative...
Google Maps: thanks for the app, here's my personal data | James Ball

.CO Internet is a company cool enough for Brooklyn hipsters

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Suddenly, the outfit behind the .co domain is everywhere, even if many people barely notice. It's all part of Juan Diego Calle's shrewd strategy. [Read more]...
.CO Internet is a company cool enough for Brooklyn hipsters

strip club turned faux German cafe filled with hipsters? you know I'm so there (@ Von Fressen) http://4sq.com/6MHqj8

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strip club turned faux German cafe filled with hipsters? you know I'm so there (@ Von Fressen) http://4sq.com/6MHqj8

Photographer Brings Instagram's Filters To Photoshop and Aperture

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Hipsters, rejoice! You can now get all the retro-effect Instagram filters in a handy preset for your favorite imaging software....
Photographer Brings Instagram's Filters To Photoshop and Aperture
TVGuide.com's new iOS app: social TV for the mainstream

Facebook Likes Just Got Cray Cray

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In light of its impending multi-billion-dollar IPO, its user base of 900 million and its increasingly sprawling design and user experience, some people have come to believe that Facebook has gone crazy. Excuse me, “cray cray.” What’s more, even though it’s only two-odd years old, Facebook’s “Like” button is now...
Facebook Likes Just Got Cray Cray
At Warby Parker, the power of branding is easy to see
8tracks' new iOS music app will make your ears happy
Living on the Edge: What OMGPOP’s Stunning Reversal Says about Modern Day Gaming

Spotify Community ShareMyPlaylists Introduces Moods To Give Songza The Blues

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Spotify community and playlist sharing site ShareMyPlaylists is rolling out a new feature today: Moods will let users select playlist based on, er, mood. Feeling happy? The site has you covered. Feeling cool? There are playlists for hipsters, too. Feeling intimate? Ok, you get the idea. In total there are...
Spotify Community ShareMyPlaylists Introduces Moods To Give Songza The Blues

Zosia Mamet: the trouble with crowd-funding | Sophie Heawood

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Kickstarter seemed like a utopia for the skint-but-inspired to fund their work. Until the celebs got involvedGirls, the HBO series about bratty Brooklyn hipsters, got a kicking when it first aired from people who weren't sure they wanted to watch privileged young white women musing on their existential angst, or...
Zosia Mamet: the trouble with crowd-funding | Sophie Heawood

'Everyone knows I'm not in the Trampery to make a pile of money'

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Charles Armstrong, founder of a work space for tech-savvy London hipsters, outlines his plans to expand creative hubThis ain't no ordinary office. You can tell from the footwear. There's lots of Converse, other people are padding around in socks (yellow, green blue), and the boss is sporting shiny silver trainers.It...
'Everyone knows I'm not in the Trampery to make a pile of money'

Tech Cash Pours Into Food Start-Ups

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There is a frothy new deal in Silicon Valley, and it gives a taste of where some investors are pouring money these days. A group of well-known technology investors has bought a $20 million controlling stake in Blue Bottle Coffee, a specialty coffee retailer that is gaining fame among the...
Tech Cash Pours Into Food Start-Ups
Upstart Labs puts Portlandia spin on startup acceleration

Chicago cabbies sue 'hip' car service Uber for pocketing 50% of driver tips

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Taxi drivers in Chicago want to run upstart car service, Uber, out of town. In a complaint filed Thursday in federal court, a coalition of cabbies accuse Uber of trademark violations and consumer fraud for keeping a portion of the drivers tips. The complaint says Uber is deceiving consumers about...
Chicago cabbies sue 'hip' car service Uber for pocketing 50% of driver tips
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