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Microsoft releases Team Foundation Service, a project, source, and build management tool for developers

The Baby-Sitters Club is back in business - as ebooks

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Ann M Martin's bestselling series joins Christopher Pike and Sweet Valley High on the roster of kids' classics undergoing an e-revival. But will there be more to come?Following our look at Christopher Pike, and Sweet Valley High, here's another slice of nostalgia for any other children of the 80s out...
The Baby-Sitters Club is back in business - as ebooks

Go Big Always – Going Big as a Company of One (ish)

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Go Big Always – Going Big as a Company of One (ish)
Social | How Capitalism Changed Facebook's 'Hacker Way'

Windows RT Tablets Up To $300 Less Than Win 8 Tabs, Says Lenovo Exec

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The iPad is about to get some legitimate competition. In an interview with Bloomberg, David Schmoock, head of Lenovo’s North American operations, said that tablets running Windows RT will be $200 to $300 less expensive than their full Windows 8 counterparts. And since he states Windows 8 tabs will be...
Windows RT Tablets Up To $300 Less Than Win 8 Tabs, Says Lenovo Exec

Company Behind Adam & Eve Discovers Quickly That Courts Are Now Hip To Copyright Trolling

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Adam & Eve is a well known purveyor of sex toys, and the company is generally considered somewhat mainstream -- as I hear them advertise on all sorts of mainstream-ish podcasts. I had no idea that the company was actually founded back in 1970 as a way to help family...
Company Behind Adam & Eve Discovers Quickly That Courts Are Now Hip To Copyright Trolling

New iPhone, iPad and Android Apps for February 2012

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As smartphones and tablets end up in the hands of more people, the volume of apps continues to rise exponentially. We noted that January had the highest download rate of the top 200 iOS apps from the Apple App Store than any month previous. February will likely break that record...
New iPhone, iPad and Android Apps for February 2012

Survey Claims Only A Tiny Percent Of Ad Agencies Use Pinterest

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According to The Creative Group's survey of 500 U.S. advertising and marketing execs, only an incredibly small percent of agencies are on Pinterest. The results find: 7 percent already use it for business 10 percent plan to start using Pinterest in the near-ish future 44 percent have zero interest in using Pinterest for business...
Survey Claims Only A Tiny Percent Of Ad Agencies Use Pinterest

Seven Startups That Will Pay Devs, Designers, and ‘Hustlers’ $5,000 To Move to New York City

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You'd be hard pressed to find an aspiring banker or model or writer or actor who would need much convincing to move to New York City. Not so with tech folks. In the face of competition from the Valley and giants like Facebook and Twitter, suddenly in our midst,...
Seven Startups That Will Pay Devs, Designers, and ‘Hustlers’ $5,000 To Move to New York City

Apple will reveal $50-ish ‘iPad Smart Case’ in a few moments

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We’ve just gotten word that Apple will release a new ‘iPad Smart Case’ in a few moments. We don’t have word on what these are exactly but they are personalize-able and come in the following colors: DARK GRAY LIGHT GRAY PINK GREEN BLUE RED Perhaps the back of the iPad...
Apple will reveal $50-ish ‘iPad Smart Case’ in a few moments

Qwiki rebuilds itself as a iOS app that lets users build on-the-fly mashups of their videos and pictures

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Qwiki, the neat tool that read Wikipedia to you that you used twice, declared would change the world, and then forgot about is back: this time as an iOS app that will take your photographs and videos, put them together into a single, flowing presentation that you can set to...
Qwiki rebuilds itself as a iOS app that lets users build on-the-fly mashups of their videos and pictures

Some Wonder If This Is The Next Big Smartphone Platform (GOOG, NOK, MSFT, AAPL)

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Early this morning, Jolla, a company founded by former Nokia employees, showed off early previews of a new mobile operating system under development. It's called Sailfish OS and it's based on MeeGo, which Nokia open-sourced after it adopted Microsoft's mobile OS for its own phones. GigaOm's David Meyer, who covered the announcement from...
Some Wonder If This Is The Next Big Smartphone Platform (GOOG, NOK, MSFT, AAPL)
Square’s Sexy Growth Curve
Is this the next big smartphone platform? Meet Jolla's MeeGo-based Sailfish OS

Man Caught Swinging a Klingon Sword in Traffic Is Named Johnnie Blade, Of Course

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(Photo: Tumblr) There are some Star Trek fans who really take their love for the series to dangerous extremes. This reporter may or may not have gotten her boyfriend a Star Trek bathrobe last Valentine’s Day, but stocking up on dangerous Klingon weapons seems like taking your fandom one step too far....
Man Caught Swinging a Klingon Sword in Traffic Is Named Johnnie Blade, Of Course

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg: Heck Yes, I Leave At 5:30 Every Day

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has a message for everyone: If you have kids, leave the office at 5:30 every afternoon so you can get home to be with them. That doesn't mean you can be a slacker. She says she's emailing people late at night and early in the...
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg: Heck Yes, I Leave At 5:30 Every Day

Dell's new monitors are small (ish) and cheap

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Dell announces new monitors for its P and E budget lines. [Read more]...
Dell's new monitors are small (ish) and cheap
Rumor: iPad mini is going retina

Yet Again: Dealer accused of failing to honor eBay deal for new car and this time it's a Dodge Challenger

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Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Auctions, Dodge It's like déjà vu all over again. Fact: Dude wins an eBay auction for a 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 with 250 miles on the odometer. Fact: Usually a new (or in this case, new-ish) SRT8 sells for about $41,000. Fact: Winning bid was $29,100....
Yet Again: Dealer accused of failing to honor eBay deal for new car and this time it's a Dodge Challenger

POGUE: 'Windows 8 Is A Home Run On Tablets' (MSFT)

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Most of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview reviews we've seen today came from tech blogs Microsoft seems to favor. (We were left out. Sniff!) But The New York Times' gadget guru David Pogue also got to test out the new OS over the last week on a prototype Samsung...
POGUE: 'Windows 8 Is A Home Run On Tablets' (MSFT)

Visualized: Art Lebedev Studio's Optimus Popularis

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We've long been fans of the creative art / technology mashup, Art Lebedev Studio. Of course we've seen the Optimus Popularis come across our feeds many times but surprisingly this is the first time we've ever caught up to it in person. The idea here is that the keyboard...
Visualized: Art Lebedev Studio's Optimus Popularis

How social media and collaboration are changing the way we eat

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As we reflect on the most recent Social Media Week, one pretty interesting nugget jumped out at us: an event that promised to lift the lid on how social media and collaboration are changing the way we eat and drink. Great British Chefs was the host for the evening, bringing together an...
How social media and collaboration are changing the way we eat

Facebook is music to some users' ears

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A cheery new YouTube video called "Facebook - The Musical" is on its way to going viral at more than 500,000 views during its first few days on the Web, thanks to a campy crew of crooners singing the praises of the social network. [ BLOCK YOUR EARS:BlackBerry band...
Facebook is music to some users' ears
Sony's 4K UltraHD TVs plummet in price, but content still scarce

New iPod lineup now available for pre-order on Amazon

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Amazon is now selling the brand new Apple iPod lineup — well, it’s selling pre-orders for the new units, at any rate. The iPods will ship to buyers within the next two to five weeks; Apple’s own store promises shipping for the iPods will start in October. So, six...
New iPod lineup now available for pre-order on Amazon

My Love for Blogging

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Blogging is such an opportunity. I’m sad to see people abandoning the chance to express, to connect, to build relationships. For me, the love of blogging (and what it means to me) is why I’ve been in the game so long. It’s how I’ve met most of my current friends....
My Love for Blogging

Thumb Brings New Opinion-Sharing App To Android, Says Average Engagement Now 5 Hours Per Month

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Thumb, the mobile startup that makes it easy for users to ask for and share opinions, is bringing a big update to its Android app today. Thumb 3.0 launched on iOS at the beginning of June. CEO Dan Kurani says the new app has already contributed to a big increase...
Thumb Brings New Opinion-Sharing App To Android, Says Average Engagement Now 5 Hours Per Month

Asus VivoBook x202 review: a netbook with a touchscreen

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Asus' VivoBook x202E-DH31T is a curious beast. It's a small, cheap-ish touchscreen notebook with an Intel Core i3 processor. This 11.6-inch laptop's performance scores are somewhere in between regular all-purpose laptops and wannabe tablets--in other words, it's a netbook with a touchscreen. The VivoBook x202E-DH31T, which costs $500, sports...
Asus VivoBook x202 review: a netbook with a touchscreen

Instagram rolls out new updates, notes temporary privacy display error

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Instagram is currently in the process of rolling out a few minor updates to the app Thursday night, including a new pink-ish filter called Mayfair, iOS6 integration allowing for easier Facebook sign-ups to the app, the addition of several new languages, and updates to how users can upload their photos...
Instagram rolls out new updates, notes temporary privacy display error
The Lightning Digital AV Adapter doesn't do native 1080P out, possibly because it is an AirPlay receiver
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?