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Here Are The Best Apps To Use On Your iPad's New Retina Display (AAPL)

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The new iPad launches at the Apple Store in just a couple hours. TechCrunch's MG Siegler has rounded up a list of apps that will make the best use of the new tablet's impressive high definition screen. Here's a brief selection of what we're most excited about, but click...
Here Are The Best Apps To Use On Your iPad's New Retina Display (AAPL)

The Truth About Japan's Crazy, Super Sexed Up Electronics District

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I was in Japan last week. And, like anyone interested in technology, I wanted to see Japan's crazy electronics district, the Akihabara (also called Akiba). According to old timers, it's not what it used to be. It's pivoting towards Anime, and away from gadgets. That makes sense, since there...
The Truth About Japan's Crazy, Super Sexed Up Electronics District

Media Talk podcast: what's in Lord Hall's in-tray?

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John Plunkett is joined by Maggie Brown and Paul Robinson to delve into the week's media news, including a preview of the problems Lord Hall will have to deal with on his first official day at the BBC.We also discuss the decision of the Telegraph and The Sun to join...
Media Talk podcast: what's in Lord Hall's in-tray?

10 Conferences To Attend If You Are Looking To Meet Developers

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The events world is getting really stale, but it is showing a new spring of innovation that in many respects mirrors the enterprise and its own paradox of sluggishness and fresh perspectives. The big trade events and user conferences do have their merit. They provide an opportunity to get the...
10 Conferences To Attend If You Are Looking To Meet Developers

Gift Guide: Favorite Board Games For All Ages

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Back in the olden days, before the kids had their smartphones and their Nintendo tapes and their Tivo, families used to get together in a room, open a paper box, and remove a set of boards and pieces. By following a set of rules, families could play these “board games”...
Gift Guide: Favorite Board Games For All Ages

Beneath Every City Is A Labyrinth of Last Names

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Behind a city of data, clumps of families and origins...
Beneath Every City Is A Labyrinth of Last Names

Calm Down Internet: Google Drive's Terms Are The Standard For Countless Websites, Including Gmail

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Remember when everyone freaked out about parts of Pinterest's terms of service? And how, slowly but surely, word got out that the same terms can be found on virtually every website and are mostly harmless? And then everyone learned a lesson and calmed down, and would approach future terms of...
Calm Down Internet: Google Drive's Terms Are The Standard For Countless Websites, Including Gmail

Historic New Harmony Labyrinth | Indiana's Hidden Treasures | Indiana Historic Landscapes Alliance

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Historic New Harmony Labyrinth | Indiana's Hidden Treasures | Indiana Historic Landscapes Alliance

Google Reveals The Dates For Its Huge Do-Not-Miss Event This Year

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Google just put up a Web site for the 2012 Google I/O conference. This year, it's going to last a full three days -- June 27 to 29 -- in San Francisco's Moscone Center. Past events have taken place in May, and have lasted only one or two days....
Google Reveals The Dates For Its Huge Do-Not-Miss Event This Year
President Obama orders federal agencies to optimize sites for smartphones and tablets

Rhode & Schwarz anechoic test chamber waves-on

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We're oft treated to fantastic news by the FCC while devices are tested in its immense labyrinth of labs but what we've not seen much of is the type of equipment contained within them. While the smaller Rhode & Schwarz TS8991 that we had a peek at today is...
Rhode & Schwarz anechoic test chamber waves-on

Labyrinth (1986)

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Labyrinth (1986)
Dispelling The Eureka Myth: Big Ideas Take Time And Space

Mysterious ASUS P1801-T visits the FCC, might be the finished Transformer AiO

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The FCC sometimes gets a peek at hardware and reveals nothing but a model number to hint at what's passed through its labyrinth. The latest filing leaving us scratching our heads is for the ASUS P1801-T, a "tablet" which could be the final version of the Transformer AiO prototype...
Mysterious ASUS P1801-T visits the FCC, might be the finished Transformer AiO

Google Reader Enables Public Comments on Shared Items

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One of the best benefits of sifting through hundreds of new RSS items each day in Google Reader and selecting the best ones to share has been the ensuing conversations that have developed as a result. It used to be that these conversations were limited to networks like Socialmedian and...
Google Reader Enables Public Comments on Shared Items

Eye Candy: Nintendo 3DS Gameplay Video

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Note: Skip to around 0:50 for the start of the good stuff. This is a little video of what 3-D gameplay will look like on the Nintendo 3DS. It seems pretty awesome. And by awesome I mean I just want to crawl into the screen and escape from this...
Eye Candy: Nintendo 3DS Gameplay Video
Google and Smithsonian partner so visitors spend less time lost, more time learning

Video: Microsoft Shamelessly Trashes iPhone in Windows Phone Teaser

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Microsoft showed off its upcoming Windows Phone OS at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain today, and showed the video teaser above onstage. Without ever mentioning the iPhone, it completely trashes it and all the other copycat touch phones that are following in its wake. The narrator laments...
Video: Microsoft Shamelessly Trashes iPhone in Windows Phone Teaser
How to juggle big data into engaging infographics with a single app

Review: Antichamber is a mind-bending, four dimensional journey

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(video link) The games that are easiest to write about are the ones that can be compared to other titles. "It's like Call of Duty, but in space," or "It's like Gran Turismo, but all the cars feel like they're made of styrofoam" or "It's like the tabletop game...
Review: Antichamber is a mind-bending, four dimensional journey

Spelunky - review

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XBLA, Derek Yu/Andrew Hull, cert: 7Suffer one too many snakebites and your character will die. A venomous spider drops on you and death ensues. Fall down a hole from too great a height, the same. Misjudge a leap over a deadly set of spikes and... well, you get the picture....
Spelunky - review

Google exec says Microsoft's Scroogled ads are 'misleading and intellectually dishonest'

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Microsoft’s latest smear campaign against Google services kicked into full gear earlier this month with the launch of several online video and print ads as part of its “Scroogled” campaign. Privacy is at the heart of the issues with Gmail depicted in the commercials, with the majority highlighting how Google scans...
Google exec says Microsoft's Scroogled ads are 'misleading and intellectually dishonest'

Some Advice From Authors on Avoiding Online Distractions

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Working on large projects with Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr luring you into a labyrinth of distractions can be incredibly difficult. Here is some advice from authors about keeping the distractions at bay....
Some Advice From Authors on Avoiding Online Distractions
Play this: 'The Queen of Snakes' is a gorgeous, free 'Indiana Jones'-themed adventure game

Here Are Some Games You’ll Be Playing on the iPad

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We already know that we’ll be able to use iPhone applications on the iPad, scaled to iPad’s bigger screen size. But what native iPad apps has Apple approved so far? PadGadget has done some digging through iTunes’ web interface and found out several titles with “HD” in their title,...
Here Are Some Games You’ll Be Playing on the iPad

Rob Foster on the Elimination of File Systems as a User-Accessible Part

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Rob Foster, observing how family and friends use their Macs: Because they can now actually use their computers instead of simply restarting them, I’m able to better see how they use them. And the one commonality I’ve seen is that no one knows how to use the file system. Unfortunately...
Rob Foster on the Elimination of File Systems as a User-Accessible Part
Watch this: giant Earth robots fight monsters in 'Pacific Rim' trailer
Alfred 2: Rewritten From The Ground Up, Workflows, Themes, and More

Senate OKs Internet Sales Tax With Overwhelming Bipartisan Support

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The United States Senate overwhelmingly supported a tax on Internet sales today, voting 70-24 in favor of the Marketplace Fairness Act. The outcome was expected after a similar non-biding show of approval passed the Senate with roughly the same number of votes, despite extraordinary opposition from eBay and other major...
Senate OKs Internet Sales Tax With Overwhelming Bipartisan Support
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