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Patents Threaten To Silence A Little Girl, Literally

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Slashdot points us to a sad story from blogger Dana Nieder, providing yet more evidence of how patent monopolies can hold back innovation and do very real damage to people's lives in the process—and how people are interested in progress, not patents. As Dana says in her post, she understandably...
Patents Threaten To Silence A Little Girl, Literally

Why the world needs to start embracing introverts

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For the past several nights I’ve been quiet. I’ve practiced yoga, made vegetable soups and curled up on my sofa to watch TED Talks. The truth is, I love being alone. My downtime is my time. I feel anxious when my calendar doesn’t leave time for pause and reflection. But...
Why the world needs to start embracing introverts

This video single-handedly destroyed my faith in the future of humanity

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If you thought Rebecca Black was bad, you haven’t met Double Take. Apparently hot girls have problems too. They’re just like us. Except they’re hot. These girls are someone’s daughters, and they’re probably not evil. This video, however, is one of the worst things ever made. As a soon-to-be parent...
This video single-handedly destroyed my faith in the future of humanity

Apple Steps Into Patent Fight To Unnecessarily Silence A Little Girl

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We've covered plenty of stories concerning Apple's ridiculously arbitrary nature as the gatekeeper for iOS apps, approving or pulling them with little reason. And, of course, we've discussed a variety of ridiculous patent lawsuits -- including one we wrote about back in March, concerning a fight over an iPad app...
Apple Steps Into Patent Fight To Unnecessarily Silence A Little Girl

Hearing Aids, Monopolies, And Why The Health Industry Is Ripe For Disruption

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Recently, we saw a huge reaction to the story of how a patent lawsuit was threatening to silence a little girl by shutting down a speech-assistance iPad app that is her only means of communication. For many people, the focus of that story was the human cost of patent warfare—a...
Hearing Aids, Monopolies, And Why The Health Industry Is Ripe For Disruption

Extended Mass Effect 3 trailer shows the human side of epic alien battles

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There are hundreds of games that ask you to save the world/galaxy/universe, but precious few that put that epic mission in the context of the regular people that your efforts will effect. That's part of why the new, extended "Save the Earth" trailer for Mass Effect 3 has me...
Extended Mass Effect 3 trailer shows the human side of epic alien battles

In The Patent Battle Over Speech Devices, The Real 'Irreparable Harm' Is A Child Losing Her Only Voice

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We've written a few times now about a horrifying patent dispute that literally threatens to silence a little girl. It involves an iPad app, called Speak for Yourself (SfY) that another company claims infringes on the patent it licensed. Prentke Romich Company (who makes come competing products, but not iPad...
In The Patent Battle Over Speech Devices, The Real 'Irreparable Harm' Is A Child Losing Her Only Voice

American Apparel CEO Gets $10 Million Raise Despite Sex Slave Lawsuit (APP)

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American Apparel CEO Dov Charney got a $10 million raise last year, according to a pre-proxy filing with the SEC, even as a lawsuit alleging he imprisoned a girl in his apartment as a sex slave went into arbitration.The suit isn't new—it's been dragging on for months. Plaintiff Irene...
American Apparel CEO Gets $10 Million Raise Despite Sex Slave Lawsuit (APP)

Switch on your phones: theatre must embrace the interactive age

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The era of the no-phones-or-cameras rule is coming to an end – audiences of work such as Sea Odyssey want to tweet, share pictures and interact onlineOn Friday evening at Sea Odyssey I stood behind a family group as the not-so-little Little Girl and her dog were put to bed....
Switch on your phones: theatre must embrace the interactive age
Booting Up: Patent Trolls Make Kids Cry Edition

I Use Wikipedia More Than Makeup (How To Donate During The Off Season)

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I just donated $40 to Wikipedia, because I promised myself I would every time I poked fun at its Holiday donation drive and then just never got around to it. Did you know that you could actually donate during the off-season (Via the covert “Donate to Wikipedia” link at the far...
I Use Wikipedia More Than Makeup (How To Donate During The Off Season)

Imangi Taps Disney/Pixar To Launch ‘Temple Run: Brave’ Ahead Of Movie Launch

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Despite the fact that almost nothing happens but running, turning, jumping and sliding, Temple Run is one of the most popular games on mobile. In fact, in just a month on the platform the Android version of the game saw 10 million downloads. But there’s gotta be more to life...
Imangi Taps Disney/Pixar To Launch ‘Temple Run: Brave’ Ahead Of Movie Launch
Is Yahoo really threatening memcached and Open Compute?

Happy 7th birthday to our little girl!

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Happy 7th birthday to our little girl!

Good Recovery: Clever Stripper Is Clever

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This is a note sent to a teacher in regard to a picture a little girl drew of her mommy at work. In case you can't tell, her mother shakes her ass for singles. Or does she? Yes, she does. Woman wouldn't know a circular saw if she were...
Good Recovery: Clever Stripper Is Clever

you, less than

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[Today's guest post comes from Pam Slim.] You, Less Than. I still remember the smell of damp ivy from a recent rain as I stood in the backyard, waiting for my Dad to take my picture. It was 1971 and I was five years old. I was wearing a brightly...
you, less than

iPhone Creates Autism Breakthrough

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iPhone Creates Autism Breakthrough is a post from Chris PirilloGrace – TV3 – The Morning Show from Steven Troughton-Smith on Vimeo.Have any iPhone apps literally changed your life? I’m willing to bet that they haven’t, unless you are someone like Grace Domican Grace is a ten-year-old little girl who lives...
iPhone Creates Autism Breakthrough

Guess what my little girl just picked up at the thrift store for a buck?! :D http://pip.io/59A

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Guess what my little girl just picked up at the thrift store for a buck?! :D http://pip.io/59A

Santorum and the bulletproof glass ceiling: Would we be as understanding of a mom?

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Rick Santorum was back on the campaign trail after taking a day and a half off to attend to Bella, his 3-year-old daughter whose ongoing struggle with Trisomy 18 sent her to the ICU. Nearly fatal pneumonia, he said, had put his little girl on a ventilator. Read full...
Santorum and the bulletproof glass ceiling: Would we be as understanding of a mom?

Daddy's Little Girl http://post.ly/g9Ru

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Daddy's Little Girl http://post.ly/g9Ru

livejamie on This little girl is the most adorable Voltron ever.

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livejamie on This little girl is the most adorable Voltron ever.

Toddler Tests iPad and Wonders Where the Camera Is

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Toddler Tests iPad and Wonders Where the Camera Is is a post from Chris PirilloThis little girl may very well be the CEO of a large tech corporation one day. She certainly knows her way around a touch-screen interface. Look at the way she took to the iPad as soon...
Toddler Tests iPad and Wonders Where the Camera Is

How My Little Pony turned a little girl into a computer scientist Boing Boing

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How My Little Pony turned a little girl into a computer scientist Boing Boing
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