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Clogged streets: SimCity launch plagued by server problems

BetaEasy.com - An Organized Way To Handle Feedback

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We can define BetaEasy as a management system for customer feedback. If you have ever released a site of your very own and tried to gather the different opinions that are bound to pour in during its beta stage then you already know how vital this can turn out to...
BetaEasy.com - An Organized Way To Handle Feedback
LCD suppliers for 7.85-inch “iPad Mini” said to be certified with production ready to ramp up

Tablets Invading the Enterprise? Companies Can Still Keep Calm and Carry On.

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This past holiday season, tablets were joyfully unwrapped by the millions. In fact, a total of 17.4 million iOS and Android devices were activated on Christmas Day alone, according to a report by Flurry Analytics; and, of those, about half (8.9 million) were tablets. Factor in post-holiday shopping, and you’ve...
Tablets Invading the Enterprise? Companies Can Still Keep Calm and Carry On.

Instagram rival EyeEm expands to WinPhone and web

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While the dust settles from Instagram’s silly-money takeover by Facebook, rival photo-sharer EyeEm is developing its own service as quickly as it can. It may not have Instagram’s user numbers, but what EyeEm does now have is wider platform reach. On Wednesday the Berlin firm’s Windows Phone app came out,...
Instagram rival EyeEm expands to WinPhone and web

The FBI's Billion Dollar Facial Recog System

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It's the eye in the sky, patiently watching, tracking your every move. Look up and say "hi," because with an influx of cash and a voyeuristic agenda, the FBI is more than ever the model for Big Brother.  In February, the FBI began a $1 billion pilot program using facial-recognition...
The FBI's Billion Dollar Facial Recog System
Amazon Prime gets MGM videos & new queue—but it’s still no Netflix

The Windows Phone Marketplace buckles under influx of new apps

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Well, this is a problem that comes wrapped in a bit of good news: the Windows Phone Marketplace app submission process is jammed at the moment, reducing the number of apps that are making it into the platform’s app store. However, the cause of the problem is quite encouraging. Microsoft claims...
The Windows Phone Marketplace buckles under influx of new apps

Facebook Discloses How Much Money It Makes From Facebook Credits

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Over the past several months, Facebook has been testing and rolling out new features for Facebook Credits - a virtual currency that collected and exchanged users' real-world money for on-site credits that could be used in many of the site's applications and social games. Since its launch in May 2009,...
Facebook Discloses How Much Money It Makes From Facebook Credits

Get your priorities right with Clear

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Clear is an iOS-based To-Do list app from Realmac Software. The app has been available for a little while now, but the recently-released Mac OS X version has been positively received and has brought an influx of new users thanks to its iCloud integration. The iOS version is available now for...
Get your priorities right with Clear

GOOGLE-YOUTUBE VETERAN: OK, Marissa Mayer, Here's How To Not Screw Up Tumblr (GOOG, YHOO)

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Wall Street analysts and Yahoo shareholders are worried that Yahoo is going to screw up Tumblr, its $1.1 billion acquisition. They are worried because Yahoo, and big Internet companies in general, have a history of paying a lot for startups and then killing their momentum. Yahoo's victims are GeoCities and...
GOOGLE-YOUTUBE VETERAN: OK, Marissa Mayer, Here's How To Not Screw Up Tumblr (GOOG, YHOO)

Feedly adds 3M users in 2 weeks, updates mobile apps

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In the aftermath of Google announcing it will shut down RSS content aggregator Google Reader on July 1, alternative RSS services prospered from a huge influx of users searching for a replacement, including Feedly, which today announced that it’s added 3 million new users in two weeks since Google’s announcement and...
Feedly adds 3M users in 2 weeks, updates mobile apps

Tablet Tribulations: OGT Weighs In On Their Ill-Fated Android Slate

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Competition in the tablet space has been heating up for a while now, and it’s not just the big guys that are feeling the strain. Take the tumultuous story of OGT Mobile, for instance — they tried to make their mark on the industry by creating their own Android tablet,...
Tablet Tribulations: OGT Weighs In On Their Ill-Fated Android Slate
Amazon's finger-friendly website redesign rolls out

Twitter Offers UK Companies £1k In Free Ads For Good Twitter Yarns

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Twitter has offered business in the U.S. free advertising credits of up to $100 to promote its new ad small business ad push in that market, and now it is repeating the effort in the UK, with an even sweeter deal of £1,000 in ad credits ($1,600), redeemable on Twitter’s...
Twitter Offers UK Companies £1k In Free Ads For Good Twitter Yarns
Carriers and developers feed on growing Android security fears -- but are they real?
Lit Motors Will Shake Up The Electric Vehicle Market With Its Two-Wheeled, Untippable C-1

Red hot: Latest smartphone from China's Xiaomi sells its 200,000-unit launch batch in 30 minutes

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There’s more proof of the unrelenting demand for Xiaomi’s mobile phones in China this morning after the popular smartphone maker saw its latest device — the $236 (RMB 1,499) Mi-One S — sell out of an initial batch of 200,000 units in just 30 minutes. The Mi-One S features an...
Red hot: Latest smartphone from China's Xiaomi sells its 200,000-unit launch batch in 30 minutes

YesVideo Just Announced $5 Million in Funding Plus a New CEO and CTO

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YesVideo, a business that digitizes your old VHS tapes and puts them online, just announced $5 million in funding from Michael Chang and Andy Choi, founders of Greystripe, a mobile-ad network. Besides the influx of money the two provided, the pair were so inspired by the company they jumped on board...
YesVideo Just Announced $5 Million in Funding Plus a New CEO and CTO

To reduce piracy, RapidShare throttles download speed for free users

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With the government shutdown of Megaupload and voluntary disabling of file sharing at sites like FileSonic and FileServe, the remaining file lockers are naturally getting hit with tons of traffic. One such site—RapidShare—has decided to handle the influx by slowing download speeds for non-paying users, in an effort to...
To reduce piracy, RapidShare throttles download speed for free users
Dropbox remains unfazed by rival services, quadruples to 100 million users over the last year

Amazon Web Services Expands in Japan

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is expanding in Japan through the opening of a new availability zone. The move means that AWS will most likely be adding more data centers to keep up with the steady demand in service it has had since it first began offering its service in Tokyo...
Amazon Web Services Expands in Japan

Guest Post: How to market your app during the holiday season

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Editor’s note: The following guest post was written by Ravi Kamran, CEO of Trademob, a Berlin-based mobile app marketing platform that allows customers to track mobile app marketing campaigns and connect with more than 100 mobile ad networks and publishers such as Google AdMob, InMobi and Millennial Media. For mobile...
Guest Post: How to market your app during the holiday season

Fears of mobile phone meltdown during Olympics

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02 disruption leads to fresh fears that spectators and residents near Olympic sites will be unable to use their mobilesDisruption caused by the collapse of the O2 mobile network has led to fresh fears that London's mobile phone networks will "fall over" during the 2012 Olympic Games, leaving spectators and...
Fears of mobile phone meltdown during Olympics

Richard Branson’s Tweet Scored An 18-Year-Old's Startup $1 Million In Funding

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Last year, eighteen year-old Stacey Ferraira saw the following tweet by Richard Branson:  Enjoy intimate cocktails with me in Miami on June 15th - $2,000 to charity.For details email: Community.investment@fly.virgin.com — richardbranson (@richardbranson) June 10, 2011 Even though Ferraira was too young to accept a cocktail she decided to jump at...
Richard Branson’s Tweet Scored An 18-Year-Old's Startup $1 Million In Funding

500px launches Android app, adds iPad update on the side

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Confined to the imposing shadow of a certain filter-heavy Facebook purchase, 500px is another photo-sharing network making the eco-system leap to Android. 500px is built around collections of high-quality images that are automatically updated and streamed, with a full search option to seek out specific images. Alongside the ability...
500px launches Android app, adds iPad update on the side

Facebook Eyes Old New York Times Building for New NYC Engineering Office

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(flickr.com/chadwho1ders) Facebook is heightening its presence in New York and is looking to expand from its Madison Avenue digs into a bigger office that is better equipped for its influx of engineers. According to Crain’s New York, sources say the execs at Facebook are considering an office space in the...
Facebook Eyes Old New York Times Building for New NYC Engineering Office

BYOD: "The Inmates of the Asylum Have Control"

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Influx of personal mobile devices to the corporate network is raising security concerns for IT pros....
BYOD: "The Inmates of the Asylum Have Control"
Livestream bets big on free video broadcasting without ads, plus a new iPhone app
With the new iPhone 5, Apple shows some love for the enterprise
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?