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HP and Oracle: I Know You Are But What Am I?

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The trial date in the nasty dispute around the Itanium chip between Oracle and Hewlett-Packard must be getting close, because both sides asked a California judge to essentially rule in their favor before the trial actually begins. Lawyers for both HP and Oracle filed arguments seeking summary judgement in their...
HP and Oracle: I Know You Are But What Am I?

AT&T to launch $49.99 Focus 2 Windows Phone on May 20th

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Samsung and AT&T on Monday announced the Samsung Focus 2, a budget-friendly Windows Phone launching on May 20th for just $49.99 on contract. The handset features a 4-inch Super AMOLED display, a 5-megapixel camera, Windows Phone 7.5 and 4G LTE connectivity. “AT&T offers our customers the broadest Windows Phone portfolio...
AT&T to launch $49.99 Focus 2 Windows Phone on May 20th

Penguin Random House aims to attack digital, emerging ebooks markets

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A deal sealed over a weekend – Pearson and Bertelsmann are combining their consumer book publishers Penguin and Random House in a joint venture to save money that can be invested in the future of digital content. Key facts: The players Random House: world’s largest book publisher, around 10,000 books...
Penguin Random House aims to attack digital, emerging ebooks markets
PR agency Nyota Media hopes to promote Africa's tech scene, releases interesting key facts

Samsung Rugby Smart hits AT&T for $99 on March 4

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Samsung and AT&T announced a new dustproof, water-resistant smartphone today designed specifically to withstand harsh elements. Other than some pretty decent specs for an entry-level price point, the Rugby Smart can be submerged for up to 30 minutes in up to 1m of water, and is also “built to...
Samsung Rugby Smart hits AT&T for $99 on March 4

Olympics data: all our statistics, data journalism and visualisations in one place

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Welcome to our new site, which will get you the data you need - and explain what it means• Check out our London Olympics data siteAs soon as the first Olympic events begin in a month's time, we will be assaulted by data of every kind - results, medal tables,...
Olympics data: all our statistics, data journalism and visualisations in one place

Here's What LinkedIn Is Telling Wall Street About Its Ad Business [DECK] (LNKD)

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After LinkedIn disclosed its Q2 2012 earnings on Aug. 2, its stock popped from around $93.51 to above $112. It's since settled at around $105, so Wall Street clearly saw something it liked in the numbers. But what? Perhaps it was this short slideshow, which (among other things) summarizes key...
Here's What LinkedIn Is Telling Wall Street About Its Ad Business [DECK] (LNKD)
The state of broadband in the U.S. [infographic]

Google adds more 'semantic' smarts to its search engine

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An upgrade to Google's search results aims to provide key facts, figures, and other information related to your search term. [Read more]...
Google adds more 'semantic' smarts to its search engine

US to press China on cyberattacks, White House reports on day it is accused by North Korea of hacking it

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Today the White House announced that, among other topics, US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will discuss the issue of cyber attacks with China on his first visit to that country. In unrelated related news, the North Korean government accused the US government of, and I quote Fox News, “cyberattacks that temporarily shut...
US to press China on cyberattacks, White House reports on day it is accused by North Korea of hacking it
Google reinvents search—again—with Knowledge Graph

2011 census results: how many people live in your local authority?

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And how old are they? The Census 2011 first results are out - find out what it tells us about England and Wales today• Interactive map• Get the data• Data journalism and data visualisations from the GuardianCensus 2011 has finally produced some real data. The ten-yearly event may be controversial,...
2011 census results: how many people live in your local authority?

All The Numbers From Today's iPhone 5 Event

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At the iPhone 5 press conference today Apple CEO Tim Cook laid out a lot of stats about the market and device growth in his opening remarks before the new handset was revealed. (See Danny’s hands-on first impressions.) Because I know you want them, I’ve rounded up the key facts...
All The Numbers From Today's iPhone 5 Event

New Leaked Photos Reveal The iPad Mini's Insides (AAPL)

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As we get closer to Apple's iPad Mini event next week, MacRumors has uncovered what it believes to be photos of the new device's screen and battery. MacRumors discovered these photos via parts firm ETrade Supply.  From this leak we've learned several key facts. The first, LG is manufacturing the display....
New Leaked Photos Reveal The iPad Mini's Insides (AAPL)

Google Adds Key Facts About Medicines To Its Knowledge Graph Results

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Google’s Knowledge Graph is quickly becoming one of the key features of the company’s search engine and the company just added yet another area of information to the project. Starting now, users who search for medications will see a box with key facts about them in the right-hand sidebar of...
Google Adds Key Facts About Medicines To Its Knowledge Graph Results

Brightcove IPOs, stock closes up 30%

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The stock of video platform provider Brightcove was up 30 percent on its first day of trading, with shares trading at $14.30 at the close of the markets Friday. This suggests that investors have confidence in the company as well as the online video space in general, despite Brightcove’s heavy...
Brightcove IPOs, stock closes up 30%
AT&T unveils waterproof, dust-proof Samsung Rugby Smart; $99.99 on March 4th [video]

Qualcomm outs Snapdragon 800 and 600: up to 2.3GHz quad-core, 4K video, due by mid 2013

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Having pushed the Snapdragon S4 into an outrageous number of devices last year, it seemed inevitable that Qualcomm would come to CES 2013 with an even more fiery Snapdragon S5. As it turns out, that prediction was slightly off the mark. We do have new chips to talk about,...
Qualcomm outs Snapdragon 800 and 600: up to 2.3GHz quad-core, 4K video, due by mid 2013

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How does the government spend our money? The Guardian's data team has gathered the key facts about British public spendingSimon RogersGarry Blight...
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Google Goes Back to What It Does Well: Finding Things

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Surprise! Google has completely transformed the way search works again. But this time, it's a kind of search that would have made the old Google proud. Today, starting with U.S., English-language users, Google unveils the Knowledge Graph. Search now looks at the words of your query and identifies the things in it. You're not...
Google Goes Back to What It Does Well: Finding Things

Huawei MediaPad lands on AT&T 4G tomorrow, for “varying price points”

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AT&T announced via press release that they will get the already announced Huawei MediaPad on their 4G network tomorrow. The carrier wouldn’t give any specific details on pricing, only that it will be available for “varying price points”. As a refresher, the MediaPad boasts a 7-inch multi-touch display, Android...
Huawei MediaPad lands on AT&T 4G tomorrow, for “varying price points”
Why Mike Daisey isn’t done apologizing for his lies

Sony introduces PlayStation 4, doesn't actually show the product, pricing or exact availability

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In the day and age of well-scripted press events in which new hardware is unveiled in a controlled manner, the public has become accustomed to some level of detail, and certainly key facts for the device in question. Sony, in a fit of inanity, failed to do precisely that at its PlayStation 4 announcement event today....
Sony introduces PlayStation 4, doesn't actually show the product, pricing or exact availability
Oracle and HP Trade Punches on Eve of Itanium Trial

Google now includes medications directly in search results, including brand names and side effects

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Google on Friday announced a useful update to its search product: the addition of medications. If you search for a drug, the company will now display information about it on the right-hand side, including key facts such as drug class, related medications, brand names, side effects, pregnancy risk, what the...
Google now includes medications directly in search results, including brand names and side effects
AT&T to launch HTC One X on April 22nd for $199.99

Cisco Is Making A $5 Billion Acquisition Of A Video Service Company (CSCO)

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Remember when Cisco was unwinding acquisitions? That's over. It just announced plans to spend $5 billion on Israeli video service NDS. Here's the press release: SAN JOSE, CA and LONDON--(Marketwire -03/15/12)- Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO - News) today announced its intent to acquire NDS Group Ltd., a leading provider of...
Cisco Is Making A $5 Billion Acquisition Of A Video Service Company (CSCO)

Freedom of Information requests 2011: how many were there and which were turned down?

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Freedom of Information requests data shows more people than ever before trying to get key data out of government. See what it says• Get the dataThe Freedom of Information Act of 2000 is very British Institution - it allows anyone to request data from government departments - and to be...
Freedom of Information requests 2011: how many were there and which were turned down?

AT&T Officially Launches the Samsung Galaxy Note on February 19th, Preorders Deliver by the 17th

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Ok, are you guys ready for this? The Samsung Galaxy Note will officially be available through AT&T on February 19th with preorders beginning on the 5th that will deliver by the 17th. Not only will you have the option to get the largest handheld smartphone from Ma Bell, you...
AT&T Officially Launches the Samsung Galaxy Note on February 19th, Preorders Deliver by the 17th
What to expect when you’re expecting a Facebook IPO
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