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Former 'Facebook for India' hopeful iTimes relaunches as interest-based social network

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Fresh from picking up headlines worldwide when it invested a ‘seven figure’ sum into US e-commerce startup Fab.com, India’s Times Internet has launched a design version of iTimes.com,  its one-time Facebook rival. The latest incarnation of the site — which first came online in 2006 — is an interest-based social network, designed to...
Former 'Facebook for India' hopeful iTimes relaunches as interest-based social network

TNW Pick of the Day: Flayvr for Android automatically creates photo & video albums from the camera roll

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We last caught up with Flayvr back in December, just as the startup announced it was making it even easier to share automatically-created photo and video albums. The idea behind Flayvr is simple – it essentially monitors your Camera Roll for photos and videos, and groups them into albums based...
TNW Pick of the Day: Flayvr for Android automatically creates photo & video albums from the camera roll

Brushes 3 offers minimalist paint tools for the iPhone 5 era

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Brushes 3 is a new iOS release from Taptrix. It’s the third incarnation of the company’s popular Brushes app, previously highlighted by Apple as one of the apps showing how the iPhone and iPad could benefit creative types. The new version is available as a free Universal download with an...
Brushes 3 offers minimalist paint tools for the iPhone 5 era

Finally, a GIF Reaction Blog We Actually Care About: Being a Female Software Engineer

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At this point, we’re probably past peak GIF reaction blog. And yet, just when we thought we’d seen every possible incarnation there was to see, along comes one we can really get behind: Being a female software engineer, a Tumblr billed as “group therapy for our many shared experiences.” It tackles...
Finally, a GIF Reaction Blog We Actually Care About: Being a Female Software Engineer

We Got An Exclusive Look At '90s Icon Citysearch's Mobile Comeback Strategy

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The inexorable rise of mobile devices isn't just a chance for brand-new startups to offer new services--shifting consumer behavior gives established brands a chance to reinvent themselves, too. Here's a case study--Citysearch, once synonymous with local reviews in the '90s, is battling back against the upstarts with its refreshed iPhone app....
We Got An Exclusive Look At '90s Icon Citysearch's Mobile Comeback Strategy

Autodesk's new 123D Design app turns everyone into 3D modellers

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The Next Web was recently privy to a pretty cool demo of Autodesk‘s latest 3D apps, designed to let iPad, Mac and PC users create and order 3D models entirely of the user’s own design. These apps officially roll off the Autodesk conveyor belt today, and they’re aimed squarely at...
Autodesk's new 123D Design app turns everyone into 3D modellers
What’s love got to do with it? For startups, everything

Samsung's Galaxy Note II hits 5 million channel sales, adding 3 million over the last 24 days

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Samsung has announced [translation] that its Samsung Galaxy Note II, its flagship phone-meets-tablet (‘phablet’), has passed 5 million in channel sales, chalking up a further 2 million shipments since November 2. The Korean phone maker, which regularly issues statistics relating to the number of units that have been bought by...
Samsung's Galaxy Note II hits 5 million channel sales, adding 3 million over the last 24 days

BBC Android iPlayer app will use new Media Player tech

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Broadcaster seeks to reassure device owners that 'Android is an important platform for us'The BBC has confirmed plans to launch a new version of its iPlayer app for Android devices which will use its own BBC Media Player technology to securely stream audio and video.The technology, which was developed in-house...
BBC Android iPlayer app will use new Media Player tech

Revealed: Next Apple TV will be $99, feature cloud storage

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Filed under: Apple TVWell part the skies and let the doves descend. It looks like the Apple TV will evolve into a more desirable machine before too long. Quoting a tip that was "confirmed by a source very close to Apple," Engadget reports that the next incarnation of Apple's set...
Revealed: Next Apple TV will be $99, feature cloud storage
Simulating the brain with a supercomputer

Copyright protection platform Myows rolls out new contract-generation and IP-detection features

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We briefly covered Myows back in September, in our 5 ways to protect your work online feature. Myows (a contraction of ‘My Original Works’) lets users register their copyrighted files online, and also provides guidelines on how to build a case against infringement of their work. It also makes contact with...
Copyright protection platform Myows rolls out new contract-generation and IP-detection features

This dedicated developer has taken to Kickstarter to fund his unofficial Spotify iPad app

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What do you do when a major music technology company releases an official version of its tablet app, when you’ve already been working hard to produce your very own unofficial version? Do you ditch your plans and start afresh on something new, or shrug your shoulders and carry on regardless?...
This dedicated developer has taken to Kickstarter to fund his unofficial Spotify iPad app

BBC News app launches globally for large-screen Android tablets

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On the same day BBC Worldwide announced that its global iPlayer app was booming in Australia, the BBC’s commercial arm has revealed that its News app has launched internationally for larger screen Android Tablets. Last month we reported that the tablet-focused app had been launched in the UK, with the...
BBC News app launches globally for large-screen Android tablets

Ben Huh's Circa news service hires Reuters social media guru as editor-in-chief

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Anthony de Rosa is moving from Reuters to Circa. Circa, the mobile app hoping to redefine news presentation, today announced that it has hired Reuters social media editor Anthony de Rosa as its editor-in-chief. The seven-month-old company, which was co-founded by Seattle-based Cheezburger Network CEO Ben Huh, said that de...
Ben Huh's Circa news service hires Reuters social media guru as editor-in-chief

ZTE Grand X coming to UK for £190 pay-as-you-go: 4.3-inch qHD, microSD, stock Android 4.0

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If this is the "advanced gaming smartphone" that ZTE teased a few days ago, then we can't help but feel a little miffed. It'd be fairer to describe the Grand X as the most advanced phone in ZTE's growing budget line-up, and if you look at it from that...
ZTE Grand X coming to UK for £190 pay-as-you-go: 4.3-inch qHD, microSD, stock Android 4.0

Top10 makes its database of opinion-based lists more social with its neat new Web app

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UK-based opinion-aggregating, recommendation platform Top10 has rolled out a major update to its website, with a view towards helping users share and discover the best music, films, products and everything in between. Oh, and it seems that Spotify has played a role in its latest Web-based incarnation. Just to give...
Top10 makes its database of opinion-based lists more social with its neat new Web app

Dunno’s update to make it easier to jot notes and go

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If you haven’t heard of Dunno, you might want to take note — or rather, let it start taking notes for you. The Seattle-based company’s Dunno app allows users to jot down any thought or note, and then begins to aggregate related information from sources including Bing, Wikipedia and YouTube,...
Dunno’s update to make it easier to jot notes and go

Fruux, the iCloud for everyone, rolls out new calendar-sharing feature and Pro accounts

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We first covered Fruux way, way back in 2008, when it was just a “small and convenient system preference pane, that syncs your Address Book between different Macs.” At the time, we called Fruux a (free) alternative to MobileMe, and it seemed Apple agreed…and thus refused to feature it as...
Fruux, the iCloud for everyone, rolls out new calendar-sharing feature and Pro accounts

MySpace relaunches with new design and Justin Timberlake all over it

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A totally revamped and unrecognizable MySpace has just gone public, enticing new joiners with a track by Justin Timberlake -- who now owns a good chunk of the business alongside Specific Media. Based on the limited access teaser we saw back in September and the image above, this fresh...
MySpace relaunches with new design and Justin Timberlake all over it

Edison2 shows off an updated Very Light Car EV by exposing its unique frame (hands-on)

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We've had a few looks at Edison2's Very Light Car (VLC) project including its gasoline-powered X-Prize winning incarnation, but today's EV looked a bit different. In an event at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, MI, CEO and founder Oliver Kuttner showed off the latest version of the vehicle,...
Edison2 shows off an updated Very Light Car EV by exposing its unique frame (hands-on)

Skobbler brings its OpenStreetMap GPS navigation app to Android, with offline turn-by-turn directions

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The day after Google previewed an all-new Google Maps for iOS and Android (as well as a desktop incarnation), Skobbler has finally brought its popular iOS GPS navigation app to Android. Founded in 2008, Berlin-based Skobbler produces a number of map-based products for iOS, Android, Nook and Kindle Fire. The...
Skobbler brings its OpenStreetMap GPS navigation app to Android, with offline turn-by-turn directions

BlackBerry 10 Security Certified For U.S. Government Use Ahead Of Launch -- But Still No BB10 Devices Til Q1 2013

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BlackBerry users may not be able to download the latest Angry Birds incarnation, but at least they can look forward to being able to use forthcoming BlackBerry 10 devices in government agencies and regulated industries in the U.S. and Canada. RIM has announced its as yet unreleased next gen OS,...
BlackBerry 10 Security Certified For U.S. Government Use Ahead Of Launch -- But Still No BB10 Devices Til Q1 2013

The Guardian's Eyewitness iPad app gets premium subscription-only content

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The Guardian’s Eyewitness iPad app was launched way back in 2010 to showcase the photographic work of those witnessing notable events first-hand. The app actually followed the initial concept which was introduced in print form in the newspaper itself in 2005. With downloads nearing the one-million mark, the Guardian has...
The Guardian's Eyewitness iPad app gets premium subscription-only content

About.me goes premium, and finally lets you use your own domain name for $4 a month

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More than three months after About.me ‘bought itself back’ from AOL, spinning itself out as an independent company once again, the San Francisco-based startup is now ramping things up a notch by introducing personalized domain names for its online identity platform. The service constitutes part of its new freemium business...
About.me goes premium, and finally lets you use your own domain name for $4 a month

Seevl surfaces new music on YouTube, based on artists' relationships and friends' recommendations

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Last August we brought you a neat plugin for Google Chrome called ContexTube, which was built on a platform called Seevl. It worked like this – as you’re watching YouTube videos, the extension throws up a sidebar on the right that pulls in information about the band or group that you’re...
Seevl surfaces new music on YouTube, based on artists' relationships and friends' recommendations

iTwin Connect updated with Mac support, offers inter-OS personal VPNs

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Back in 2009, we might have been a little, well, acerbic in our reaction to the initial iTwin. Yet here we are in good ole 2013, and the plucky USB networking key is alive and well. In fact, it was CES when we saw its latest incarnation -- iTwin...
iTwin Connect updated with Mac support, offers inter-OS personal VPNs

Instagram Adds Photo Maps, To Save You From Infinite Scrolling Through Food Pics

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Instagram’s new look. (Photo: Instagram’s blog) Guess the tiny team at Instagram (still a mere 14 people) isn’t letting the legal maneuvering around their acquisition become a distraction. The company just released incarnation 3.0 of its mobile photo-sharing app. The crucial change: The addition of Photo Maps, a new feature that will allow users to...
Instagram Adds Photo Maps, To Save You From Infinite Scrolling Through Food Pics
The Jolla 'Other Half' is the Nokia version of an Android smartphone, sort of

Asana finally takes its task-management app to Android

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Asana is one startup we’ve had our eye on for a while, Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz’s slick collaborative task and project management app. It actually started off as a side-project while Moskovitz was still at Facebook. And today Asana has finally landed on Android, 15 months after its first foray...
Asana finally takes its task-management app to Android
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