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Collapsing Nokia may have had Apple-like hardware in development in the 90s

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..but horrific corporate management has it in a place where it may be forced into a patent firesale. Interesting article on Nokia in the WSJ last night. It starts with: More than seven years before Apple Inc. rolled out the iPhone, the Nokia team showed a phone with a color...
Collapsing Nokia may have had Apple-like hardware in development in the 90s
Skype goes high-res, optimizes for iPad’s Retina Display

Putting Lipstick on the Health-Reform Pig:

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Putting Lipstick on the Health-Reform Pig:

Google is trying to shrink Motorola into success

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Google is trying to shrink Motorola into success: Tero Kuittinen of BGR: It is hard not to admire Sanjay Jha's cool genius in handling Motorola's sale to Google. He leveraged Motorola's old sales contacts in Asia and Latin America to push nondescript models into sales channel, creating an illusion of...
Google is trying to shrink Motorola into success
Attention, Ladies: This Purse Provides All Day Wireless Charging On-the-Go

I just hope this driver doesn’t have any tattoos

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Kit from Austin spotted this vigilante service vehicle during a road trip through Colorado… And although the photo below was taken in Toronto, I’d like to imagine the message was scrawled in lipstick by a frustrated passenger just before passing the car above. related: Smug Alert...
I just hope this driver doesn’t have any tattoos
It's time for the 'iPod-ization of iPhone,' former Apple creative director says

This Startup's Revenue Exploded From ~ $10 To ~$30 Million Last Year

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No, Thrillist won't be eyeing an IPO anytime soon. But its business has grown leaps and bounds in the past year. We spoke with cofounder Ben Lerer who updated us on all of the numbers. In the past year, Thrillist's revenue has more than tripled. Lerer says it grew...
This Startup's Revenue Exploded From ~ $10 To ~$30 Million Last Year

Saks Fifth Avenue - Free Rick Lipstick sample w/ any Cle de Peau Beauty Purchase using coupon code CDP4

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Saks Fifth Avenue - Free Rick Lipstick sample w/ any Cle de Peau Beauty Purchase using coupon code CDP4

Oracle Shares Down on Word of Sales Shakeup

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Oracle shares are trading down by more than 2 percent today on word that a longtime sales executive may be leaving the company, and that an organizational shakeup may be in the offing. No fewer than two analyst reports today suggested that Keith Block, the longtime head of sales for...
Oracle Shares Down on Word of Sales Shakeup

Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock – review

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PS3/PS Vita; £29.99; cert 12+; BBC Worldwide/Sony'Hello Sweetie! Why do our dates always end in the destruction of the universe?By this time of year, we would ordinarily be well into a new series of Doctor Who. But thanks to the BBC's wibbly-wobbly, timey-wimey scheduling of the show lately, we're being...
Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock – review

Nokia's event today highlighted the importance of lifestyle and fashion to the future of mobile

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A lot of the pitch at today’s Nokia Lumia event appeared to be more about lifestyle and fashion rather than the spec lists usually driving these presentations. Nokia’s Kevin Shields presented the accessories for the new selection of phones and the presentation would not be amiss at a fashion show rather than...
Nokia's event today highlighted the importance of lifestyle and fashion to the future of mobile

Joan Rivers Talks Smoking Pot

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Miley Cyrus was knee-deep in a Salvia-smoking scandal in 2010 and Armie Hammer was busted for possession of marijuana just last week. But it's not just the young Hollywood stars who are partaking in a little puff puff pass. Joan Rivers admits that she recently had her own run-in with...
Joan Rivers Talks Smoking Pot
Startup innovation: A bra for stashing your phone
App makers highlight TV's utter failure to help you find anything good to watch

Birchbox Breaks Into Europe With Acquisition Of France's JolieBox

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Birchbox, which offers a monthly subscription box full of new cosmetics and beauty products, is crossing the Atlantic with the acquisition of Paris-based JolieBox (which offers a nearly identical service in Europe). Terms of the deal aren’t being disclosed. “We knew it was always on the roadmap for Birchbox to...
Birchbox Breaks Into Europe With Acquisition Of France's JolieBox

Nokia Q4 2011 results. PR lipstick on the approaching trouble

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On Thursday Nokia announced its results for Q4/full year 2011. And it is a mixed bag of goods. On the surface, the result looks pretty good, and it seems that Nokia managed to stop the free fall it experienced in the first half of last year. But if you look...
Nokia Q4 2011 results. PR lipstick on the approaching trouble

Ericsson Sells 2,185 Mobile Tech Patents To Newly Minted Troll, Unwired Planet

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Well, if it wasn't clear before, it's certainly official now. Unwired Planet (formerly Openwave), a former innovator in the WAP browser field, decided back in April that it was no longer interested in competing in the marketplace. Instead, it set the dials to "troll" and announced a new "corporate strategy,"...
Ericsson Sells 2,185 Mobile Tech Patents To Newly Minted Troll, Unwired Planet

Pretty in Pinterest: Beauty giant Sephora integrates pinboards

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Beauty retailer Sephora has just become one of the first retailers to fully integrate with Pinterest by adding a “Pin It” button to every one of its 14,000 products. Sephora staffers will also highlight their favorite products on Pinterest pinboards. Given that Pinterest’s users are overwhelmingly female and Pinterest has...
Pretty in Pinterest: Beauty giant Sephora integrates pinboards
Forget video chat: The front camera on my smartphone is a mirror
Sir Richard's crossdressing adventure ain't no drag

After Complete #FAIL, the European Commission Finds Some Way Better Videos to Promote Women in Science

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Perhaps you remember this gem of a social-media effort from the European Commission, a sad, sorry attempt to make science seem more alluring to young women. (Ack! Sorry to even embed this. Please skip right ahead if you are already familiar.) Following a response of near-universal disgust, the Commission pulled...
After Complete #FAIL, the European Commission Finds Some Way Better Videos to Promote Women in Science

Cyber-Monday Deals Wrap-up (updating)

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We detailed many of the bigger Cyber-Monday Deals last night but more keep popping up at 9to5Toys.com. We’ll continue to update with notables below: Toshiba 1TB portable USB 3.0 hard drive: $60 Refurb Apple AirPort Express 802.11n WiFi Base Station for $40 + free shipping (Extreme: $120, Time Capsule: $180) Acer 22-inch...
Cyber-Monday Deals Wrap-up (updating)

Engadget visits Nokia House, walks down memory lane (video)

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It's not the first time Engadget editors have stepped foot at Nokia House -- the company's HQ in Espoo, Finland -- but it's always a treat, and our visit this week is no exception. Today we took a walk down memory lane, and spent some time with several Nokia...
Engadget visits Nokia House, walks down memory lane (video)

From the Observer archive, 8 November 1959: The pleasures and perils of the M1

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F1 racing driver Tony Brooks takes his Aston Martin for a spin to try out Britain's first full-length motorwayTo drive up the M1 is to feel as if the England of your childhood is no more. This broad six-lane throughway, divorced from the countryside and the towns and villages, kills...
From the Observer archive, 8 November 1959: The pleasures and perils of the M1

Lytro light-field camera hitting Amazon, Target and Best Buy sites next month

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It's about to become a heck of a lot easier to get your hands on a consumer light-field camera. The Lytro, that marvel of post-picture-taking-focusing, is finally expanding its reach well beyond the confines of its own site. The camera will be hitting Amazon and Best Buy and Target's...
Lytro light-field camera hitting Amazon, Target and Best Buy sites next month

We're Really Sorry, Marie Curie

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There's only one word for the European Commission's attempt to attract women to careers in science: sorry. From: Women, everywhere Subject: "Science: It's a Girl Thing!" Date: June 27, 2012 11:15 AM EDT To: Marie Curie, Ada Lovelace, Florence Nightingale, Rosalind Franklin, Jane Goodall, and millions more... Cc: European Commission Dear Ms....
We're Really Sorry, Marie Curie

4D technology coming to 200 US cinemas to help you feel and smell the action

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Booming 64-track soundtrack at the cinema making you yawn? Already jaded about 4K , 3D and high frame-rates? If so, a company called CJ Group out of Korea may be able to blast you from your stupor -- it's bringing so-called 4D to nearly 200 theaters stateside. That extra...
4D technology coming to 200 US cinemas to help you feel and smell the action

Introducing Inside Social Commerce

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Inside Network has a new blog in its lineup of industry-facing publications. We’re pleased to introduce Inside Social Commerce, our site tracking the convergence of social media and e-commerce. As our readers know, Inside Network — home of AppData, PageData and Inside Network Research — is dedicated to mapping the...
Introducing Inside Social Commerce

Nokia's Bad Call on Smartphones

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Frank Nuovo, the former chief designer at Nokia Corp., gave presentations more than a decade ago to wireless carriers and investors that divined the future of the mobile Internet. More than seven years before Apple Inc. rolled out the iPhone, the Nokia team showed a phone with a color touch...
Nokia's Bad Call on Smartphones
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