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New Android chief talks Facebook Home, Samsung phones, and OS updates

WATCH: Apple's Huge WWDC Keynote In 60 Seconds

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From the next-generation MacBook Pro to Flyover (aka, 3D maps), Apple announced a ton of cool new stuff during its 113-minute long WWDC keynote. Watch our quick 60-second mashup of the keynote below for the most important products and features that were unveiled today: <object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" id="ooyalaPlayer_3y6yg_h3cadmda" width="618" height="347" codebase="http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/swflash.cab"><param...
WATCH: Apple's Huge WWDC Keynote In 60 Seconds

Windows 8 won't hit critical mass in enterprises, Forrester says

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Windows 8, the most significant upgrade to Microsoft's operating system since Windows 95 and one of the most important products in the company's history, will not achieve enough adoption in enterprises to be considered a standard, according to Forrester Research.By the time the next major Windows upgrade is released,...
Windows 8 won't hit critical mass in enterprises, Forrester says

Yahoo's New Strategy: Kill Old Products (YHOO)

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Yahoo will be shutting down a number of projects over the next few months so that it can channel more attention to its more important products. Beginning April 1st, users can say goodbye to Yahoo Message Boards, Avatars, Sports IQ, Clues, and the Yahoo BlackBerry app (if you've already installed...
Yahoo's New Strategy: Kill Old Products (YHOO)
Here’s where you can download Microsoft’s Windows 8 Consumer Preview now

Why Apple's secrecy is frustrating Mac Pro customers

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Apple's habit of keeping things close to the vest threatens the allure of one of its oldest, and still important, products. [Read more]...
Why Apple's secrecy is frustrating Mac Pro customers

The Highest Paying Jobs At Facebook [RANKED] (FB)

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Facebook has finally gone public, making a bunch of Facebookers millionaires. But Facebookers already get paid pretty well — even the interns. It's a "hack" culture at Facebook that's all about rapidly building and shipping products. So, who gets paid more: engineers, like at most other tech companies, or the...
The Highest Paying Jobs At Facebook [RANKED] (FB)

Injured iPhone workers to petition Apple at shareholder meeting

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Shareholder meetings in normal circumstances are rather boring affairs for those not interested in the nuances of corporate governance. But when Apple holds its annual meeting on Thursday, there will be issues besides election of board members and potential dividends on people’s minds. Two former iPhone factory workers in China,...
Injured iPhone workers to petition Apple at shareholder meeting

Why Apple Doesn't Have Google Maps (AAPL)

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Apple's iPhone 5 launch has been overshadowed by the company's new mapping application. Previously, Apple used Google's data for its maps app. Now it's using a blended mix of two dozen data partners, with TomTom the primary map data provider. The new maps are different, which will always cause some...
Why Apple Doesn't Have Google Maps (AAPL)

The Whole World Will Finally Get To Look At Windows 8 On February 29th (MSFT)

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Windows 8 is one of the most important products in Microsoft's history -- it has to keep the Windows franchise alive and kicking while simultaneously meeting the new tablet threat from the iPad head-on. So far, we've only seen Microsoft-driven demos and screenshots of the operating system, and it...
The Whole World Will Finally Get To Look At Windows 8 On February 29th (MSFT)

Top 5 Videos Showing How Marissa Mayer's Vision Will Shape Yahoo

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As one of Google's earliest employees, Marissa Mayer had a hand in nearly all of Google's most important products. She was also one of the most visible, visionary spokespeople for the company. Here are five videos of high-profile appearances that show just how strong of a hand Mayer had...
Top 5 Videos Showing How Marissa Mayer's Vision Will Shape Yahoo
Without a leader, what's next for Apple retail?
Marissa Mayer Rushed Yahoo Mail Out The Door With Incredible Speed - And It May Be Coming Back To Bite Her (YHOO)
Microsoft finally launches the new Office 365 -- here's what you need to know
Microsoft’s new Windows 8 logo looks like it was created in MS Paint
Office 2013 now available for businesses, but regular folks get it next year
Apple could unveil Baidu for iPhone search at WWDC

Yahoo gives its search pages in the US a slimmer navigation bar, making room for more results

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Yahoo launched a redesigned search page for users in the United States today, introducing a new, slimmer navigation bar at the top of the screen that enables more results to be shown on a single page. Laurie Mann, SVP of Search at Yahoo detailed the changes in a Tumblr post,...
Yahoo gives its search pages in the US a slimmer navigation bar, making room for more results

Why Google Should Be Thrilled Apple Isn't Going To Preload YouTube On The iPhone (AAPL, GOOG)

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The Apple-Google divorce is just about complete now that YouTube will not be included as an application on iOS devices. On the surface, it seems bad because YouTube won't be preloaded into hundreds of millions of devices. However, people know how to download apps, and people love YouTube, so it...
Why Google Should Be Thrilled Apple Isn't Going To Preload YouTube On The iPhone (AAPL, GOOG)

Apple's margins on the iPhone 2x that of the iPad

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Thanks to its upcoming courtroom showdown with Samsung, we get an unusual peek into Apple’s finances. Documents unsealed for next week’s trial detail the gross margins for Apple’s two most important products, the iPhone and iPad. It turns out that Apple’s iPhone margins, or the difference between selling price and...
Apple's margins on the iPhone 2x that of the iPad

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (MSFT, AAPL, GOOG, YHOO, FB, HP)

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We're halfway through November. Here's news: Slow public wi-fi may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to new research that boosts speeds 700%. Turns out it's very easy to knock out an entire city's 4G access. Google makes big improvements to Gmail. For example, you can now search...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (MSFT, AAPL, GOOG, YHOO, FB, HP)

Marissa Mayer Announces A New Yahoo Mail - And It's By Far The Most Important Move She's Made Yet (YHOO)

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer just announced a complete overhaul to Yahoo's email products. There's a new version for Android, Windows Phone, iPhone and the Web. The new design is cleaner - whiter and sparser. There are fewer ads. In a blog post, Mayer says users "told us loud and clear"...
Marissa Mayer Announces A New Yahoo Mail - And It's By Far The Most Important Move She's Made Yet (YHOO)
Sources inside Microsoft say a clash of personalities led to Sinofsky's departure

Apple's Biggest Mistakes Since Steve Jobs Saved The Company (AAPL)

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A year after Steve Jobs died, Apple is getting fresh scrutiny. The catalyst is the ouster of Scott Forstall, which led to revelations of a company filled with infighting. It's also led to a fresh round of criticism about Apple's software design. This was to be expected. Since Jobs returned...
Apple's Biggest Mistakes Since Steve Jobs Saved The Company (AAPL)

Apple Likely to Unveil "iPad Mini" at October 23 Event

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Render courtesy Martin Hajek October 10, the date on which Apple was rumored to be distributing invitations to a second fall product event, passed without a word from its Cupertino, Calif., HQ. The silence from the iconic tech company left some to wonder if it still plans to debut a...
Apple Likely to Unveil "iPad Mini" at October 23 Event
Facebook continues mobile push with new updates for developers

The 25 Most Creative People In Tech

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By its very nature, the tech industry is full of creative people working on amazing new things. Even so there are some people that stand out above and beyond. These are the people who change the game. They create mind-blowing technology and startups that alter the industry. Sometimes they do...
The 25 Most Creative People In Tech
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