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Now for iOS gets a new look and Vine support to help you find the trendiest places nearby

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Now, an iOS app for discovering trending restaurants, bars and events nearby, has just received an update, featuring a redesign and support for videos through Twitter’s Vine service. According to its creators, Now helps you “figure out where the action is” by building out a social heap map of popular activities around you....
Now for iOS gets a new look and Vine support to help you find the trendiest places nearby
ZocDoc CEO Cyrus Massoumi’s Advice To Startups: Stay Lean, Don’t Listen To The Nay-Sayers & Hire The Right People

Samsung’s interactive Galaxy S III posters begin to surface [Photo]

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Samsung let New Yorkers experience the all-new Galaxy S III at a release event in Manhattan earlier this week, but it seemed the company’s primary goal was to announce a fresh, cutting-edge marketing campaign for its latest Android offering. “We are launching the biggest marketing campaign in Samsung’s history,” bragged Chief...
Samsung’s interactive Galaxy S III posters begin to surface [Photo]

Exclusively for CNET members: Get hot savings on top-rated Audyssey speakers

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For a limited-time only, CNET Exclusives is bringing its members great savings on the Lower East Side Media Speakers and Air Dock Air. [Read more]...
Exclusively for CNET members: Get hot savings on top-rated Audyssey speakers

Old New York photographed in color

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Culled primarily from the Charles W. Cushman collection, a selection of color photographs of NYC taken in the 40s, 50s, and 60s: Downtown 1941, Downtown 1960, Lower East Side, and Miscellaneous. Here's a shot of Canal St in 1942 (with cobblestones!): Does anyone know which corner this is? (Here's another...
Old New York photographed in color

People Clustering for Cell Phone Service, Pitch Black Hospitals Among the Oddities of Post-Sandy Manhattan

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Special correspondent Ian Lamb tried to pitch in at Bellevue, but not being a doctor or a generator mechanic, he was turned away. Here is his report from the Middle to Lower East Side of Manhattan this afternoon. There’s no power anywhere on the East Side until 42nd street. Drivers...
People Clustering for Cell Phone Service, Pitch Black Hospitals Among the Oddities of Post-Sandy Manhattan

Anonymous Isn’t Happy LulzSec Leader Sabu Snitched to the FBI: ‘We Were Your Family Too’

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Anonymous has responded to the international raid on top members of the short-lived hacker group LulzSec that went down yesterday morning. The crippling indictment, which one FBI official called "devastating to the organization," was facilitated by evidence from LulzSec leader Hector Xavier Monsegur, the 28-year-old unemployed Lower East Side resident...
Anonymous Isn’t Happy LulzSec Leader Sabu Snitched to the FBI: ‘We Were Your Family Too’

Usablenet is the Biggest Mobile Company You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

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Mr. Taylor (retail-systems.com) New York-based Usablenet is the largest provider of mobile and multiplatform services for brands, powering the mobile presences of 75 of the top 300 retailers--so why have we never heard of them? Usablenet was founded way back in the dark ages, after the 90's dotcom boom but...
Usablenet is the Biggest Mobile Company You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

This NYC Boutique Owner Says Square Is Just As Good As It Sounds

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Jack Dorsey's mobile-payments startup Square has been growing like crazy. Since June, payments processed are up 50 percent.It's an attractive option for small business owners because it takes a 2.75% cut on most transactions, which it splits with the banks, versus a higher fee owners pay out to use traditional...
This NYC Boutique Owner Says Square Is Just As Good As It Sounds
Spotted: A Man Wearing Google Glass In The Wild of Manhattan, Surrounded By A Film Crew

The 404 1,136: Where we occupy the Low Line (podcast)

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Manhattan is growing desperate for natural public spaces, and today we'll review a proposal for the Low Line, a "natural" park housed in an abandoned subway station in the Lower East Side. We'll also show off the latest status symbol in Hollywood used by famous tech pundits like Miley Cyrus...
The 404 1,136: Where we occupy the Low Line (podcast)

Reuters Social Media Editor Charged With Helping Anonymous Hackers

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A social media editor for the Reuters news service today stands indicted for allegedly helping the loose affiliation of computer hackers that calls itself Anonymous carry out attacks against websites controlled by the Tribune media company. You can read the original indictment below. But federal authorities say that in late...
Reuters Social Media Editor Charged With Helping Anonymous Hackers

The Burger Lab: The World's Best Burger for a Single Man (or Woman)

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From A Hamburger Today It's time for another round of The Burger Lab. Got a suggestion for an upcoming topic? Email Kenji here, and he'll do his best to answer your queries in a future post. Become a fan of The Food Lab on Facebook for play-by-plays on future kitchen...
The Burger Lab: The World's Best Burger for a Single Man (or Woman)

NYC rolls out six Nissan Leafs in EV taxi pilot, good luck catching one

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New York City's full-on EV taxi blitz may not come until late this year, but the metropolis is taking its first tentative steps into that electric world as of today: it's deploying the six Nissan Leaf cabs promised as part of a pilot program. The half-dozen sedans will spend...
NYC rolls out six Nissan Leafs in EV taxi pilot, good luck catching one

NumberFire: "Moneyball" For Fantasy Leagues

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With winnings from "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire," Nik Bonaddio created a predictive sports system Billy Beane would be proud of. Nik Bonaddio was in the hot seat on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire one night back in 2009. He had coasted through the first few questions. With...
NumberFire: "Moneyball" For Fantasy Leagues
Mega Review: The absolute best portable Bluetooth speakers you can buy

Inhabitat's Week in Green: GPS shoes, shape-shifting bicycle and a wheelchair helicopter

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Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. Apple dominated the news cycle this week with the debut of the iPhone 5, as the internet was buzzing with details about the lighter,...
Inhabitat's Week in Green: GPS shoes, shape-shifting bicycle and a wheelchair helicopter

Not Lulzing Anymore: Five Hackers Charged in US, UK and Ireland

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Well it finally happened: The hacking troupe variously known as LulzSec and Anonymous appears to have been beheaded. Fox News is reporting that five people who function as the group’s leaders have been arrested in the US, the UK and Ireland. I’m working on getting copies of the criminal complaints,...
Not Lulzing Anymore: Five Hackers Charged in US, UK and Ireland

Signpost Connects Businesses With Customers When The Daily Deal Is Done

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Who needs Groupon to find a good deal? New York's markdown "mavens" already know how to sniff out the best bargains. And a community-shopping platform called and Postabon.com that launched in 2009 was meant to harness that collective intelligence by allowing neighbors to organize the deals all in one place....
Signpost Connects Businesses With Customers When The Daily Deal Is Done

Audyssey's potent little Lower East Side desktop speakers

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Most very small speakers are bass-challenged, and then there are the Audyssey Lower East Side Media Speakers. They rock! [Read more]...
Audyssey's potent little Lower East Side desktop speakers

Get your tickets for PandoMonthly NYC with Spotify's Daniel Ek now

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Next week, PandoMonthly is coming back to New York, and we have one of our most anticipated guests of the entire 2012 lineup. Given we’ve already brought you candid conversations with Elon Musk, Peter Thiel, Mark Pincus, and many more moguls, that’s saying something. (If you live in LA, don’t...
Get your tickets for PandoMonthly NYC with Spotify's Daniel Ek now

Old New York in Colour - Part III - Lower East Side - New York, NY : citynoise.org

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Old New York in Colour - Part III - Lower East Side - New York, NY : citynoise.org

This is the Modem World: The internet used to be better

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Each week Joshua Fruhlinger contributes This is the Modem World, a column dedicated to exploring the culture of consumer technology. Back in the '90s -- before many of you were born -- the internet was much better than it is today. I'm only halfway kidding, too. Let me explain....
This is the Modem World: The internet used to be better

Kingpin's Online Bragging About Strippers and Parties Leads to Cocaine Delivery Service Bust

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Not smart. (Photo: Hashgram) There are limits on how much your social media presence should reflect your personal brand. For starters: It’s probably best not to brag about your highly illegal drug-dealing activities. On Friday, the NYPD announced it had arrested 41 alleged gang members after one of their higher ranking...
Kingpin's Online Bragging About Strippers and Parties Leads to Cocaine Delivery Service Bust

Startup News: DailyWorth Creates CreateWorth

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There's a lot to learn (San Diego Air and Space Museum archive photo | flickr.com) MEET. Ten dollars gets you into the NY Tech Meetup at NYU this evening. The meetup will take place at the Skirball Center For The Performing Arts at 566 LaGuardia Place where NYC startups will demo...
Startup News: DailyWorth Creates CreateWorth
The Lower East Side Finally Has Its Very Own Retro Arcade

Hunter Moore's 'Scary as Shit' Revenge Porn Site Will Map Submitted Photos to People's Addresses

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Mr. Moore (Photo: ShowClix) In an interview with Betabeat last night, infamous revenge porn peddler Hunter Moore shed some light on what his new smut submission site, HunterMoore.TV, will look like. Mr. Moore, who rose to prominence with the now-defunct revenge porn site IsAnyoneUp, intends to port all of the...
Hunter Moore's 'Scary as Shit' Revenge Porn Site Will Map Submitted Photos to People's Addresses
eBay Launches Bizarre 'Shoppable Windows' In New York Stores
Lights in Lower Manhattan are slowly coming back on after nearly four days, East Village and Lower East Side restored
LulzSec leader Sabu turns FBI snitch, reportedly gives up five top hackers
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