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This iPad keyboard lets you touch type on your screen, then roll it up in your Smart Cover

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We see interesting gadgets around here at TNW pretty regularly, but we are always on the lookout for the new and unusual. It is with that fact in mind that today I present to you the Touchfire. It is a thin membrane that sits over your iPad (second or third...
This iPad keyboard lets you touch type on your screen, then roll it up in your Smart Cover
Good news for publishers: tablets are going gangbusters
Fresh Stats On Social Networks: Pinterest Catches Up With Twitter, Digital Divide Shrinks

Magnetic bacteria may build PCs

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Magnet-making bacteria may be building biological computers of the future, researchers say....
Magnetic bacteria may build PCs

Apple Tops J.D. Power's Tablet Survey, Barely Beating Amazon; Tablets Top Smartphones For Usage

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One day after Apple’s big iPhone 5 news day, an accolade for Apple in the tablet category: J.D. Power and Associates has put the brand at the top of its annual tablet customer satisfaction survey. This is the first time that the influential pollster has tracked U.S. consumers on tablet...
Apple Tops J.D. Power's Tablet Survey, Barely Beating Amazon; Tablets Top Smartphones For Usage

Inside Microsoft's Surface RT Tablet

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Along with the first pricing and availability details, Microsoft gave us some additional insight into Surface in a tour of the design and engineering facility where the project was first hatched. Microsoft wasn't specific about when work began on Surface other than to say that the company was thinking...
Inside Microsoft's Surface RT Tablet

PayPal eyes Europe's mobile payment space, Chip & PIN-flavored PayPal Here coming to UK this summer

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The European mobile payments market is about to get a major new face after online payment giant PayPal announced plans to bring its PayPal Here solution to the UK by the summer, marking its first rollout in the continent. Pricing has not been announced yet, but the presence of PayPal...
PayPal eyes Europe's mobile payment space, Chip & PIN-flavored PayPal Here coming to UK this summer
New Zealand government to Kim Dotcom: Sorry for the illegal spying

U-turns: is this the most indecisive government ever? Help us crowdsource the ultimate index

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Or was it Gordon Brown's or Tony Blair's? We want the Datablog U-Turn index to be the ultimate guide to government climb-downs. Can you help?• Find the u-turn• Download the data• More data journalism and data visualisations from the GuardianIs David Cameron's government the most u-turney ever?The government backed away...
U-turns: is this the most indecisive government ever? Help us crowdsource the ultimate index

Samsung Galaxy Beam hands-on at MWC 2012

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Samsung, expected to make a quiet showing at this year's Mobile World Congress due to the fact that it doesn't have a press conference scheduled today or tomorrow, is actually projecting to offer a bit more buzz than the Ace 2 or Mini 2. How? With a projector phone,...
Samsung Galaxy Beam hands-on at MWC 2012

The Pirate Bay tosses all torrents

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One of the Internet's largest torrent-downloading sites is no longer offering torrents, but that doesn't mean the site is being shuttered. Now users can access files with magnet links. [Read more]...
The Pirate Bay tosses all torrents

I favorited a YouTube video -- Free Energy HHO Solar Wind Magnet Bloom Box Part 1 http://youtu.be/k1GuiSXb7L8?a

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I favorited a YouTube video -- Free Energy HHO Solar Wind Magnet Bloom Box Part 1 http://youtu.be/k1GuiSXb7L8?a

Torrent-less Pirate Bay Sees Massive Drop in Bandwith

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Last week The Pirate Bay deleted all popular .torrent files from its site, replacing them with so-called magnet links. This means that instead of downloading the .torrent files directly from a central server, they will be downloaded from other BitTorrent users instead. One of the consequences of this move is...
Torrent-less Pirate Bay Sees Massive Drop in Bandwith

Sony shows off PlayStation Vita's augmented reality chops at GDC, leaves the AR marker cards at home

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The PlayStation Vita's current augmented reality mini-games may be anchored to a handful of marker cards, but it doesn't have to be that way. Front and center at Sony's GDC booth was "Magnet," a developer tech demo that shows off the next generation handheld's markerless chops. The application maps...
Sony shows off PlayStation Vita's augmented reality chops at GDC, leaves the AR marker cards at home

Review: The Ten One Magnus is a wonderfully minimal magnetic stand for iPad 2

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I was convinced that it was a given that I could no longer be surprised by a desktop stand for the iPad. There are really only so many forms that a stand to hold a 10-inch tablet upright can take. Well, the Magnus from Ten One surprised me once when...
Review: The Ten One Magnus is a wonderfully minimal magnetic stand for iPad 2

Magnetic links become the official currency of Pirate Bay

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The Pirate Bay announced more than two years ago that it would stop supporting .torrent files in favor of magnet links. Today TBP made the change official.The Swedish file hosting site replaced all .torrent files being shared by 10 users or more with magnet links. The magnet links are...
Magnetic links become the official currency of Pirate Bay
A Company Known For Making Cheap Android Tablets Now Has A Really Cool iPad Keyboard Cover (AAPL)

ZeroN slips surly bonds, re-runs your 3D gestures in mid-air

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Playback of 3D motion capture with a computer is nothing new, but how about with a solid levitating object? MIT's Media Lab has developed ZeroN, a large magnet and 3D actuator, which can fly an "interaction element" (aka ball bearing) and control its position in space. You can also...
ZeroN slips surly bonds, re-runs your 3D gestures in mid-air

uTorrent 3.22 released, officially supports Windows 8 and now displays ads in-client

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BitTorrent has just released the latest build of its lightweight client, uTorrent 3.2.2. At the time of writing, using the client’s built-in check-for-updates feature still displays “There is no new version available at this time.” but you can get the new version (build 28500) directly from uTorrent.com. The first biggest...
uTorrent 3.22 released, officially supports Windows 8 and now displays ads in-client

Daily Report: The Stigma of the BlackBerry User

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The BlackBerry was once proudly carried by the high-powered and the elite. But as Nicole Perlroth reports in Tuesday's New York Times, those who still hold one today say the device has become a magnet for mockery and derision from those with iPhones and the latest Android phones....
Daily Report: The Stigma of the BlackBerry User

BlackBerry Z10 gets clip-on speakerphone, charger bundle and cases galore

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No launch of a new flagship is complete without a few new accessories to go along with it. While RIM is still banking big on the NFC-powered Music Gateway, it wasn't about to let the Z10 sit around with no new friends to keep it company. Obviously, a BlackBerry...
BlackBerry Z10 gets clip-on speakerphone, charger bundle and cases galore

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 for Verizon hands-on

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is no stranger to us, as we've had the opportunity to review the global unit on two occasions. This is the first time, however, that we've seen the S Pen-toting tablet bearing the Verizon logo -- and an unusually large one, to boot. Hardware-wise,...
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 for Verizon hands-on
The Struggle
Wikileaks releases a fascinating secret chat between Eric Schmidt and Julian Assange

Nielsen On U.S. Mobile Shopping: eBay's App Attracts The Most Users, Shopkick Keeps Them Around For Much Longer

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As mobile payments continue to become more commonplace among retailers, smartphone consumers are already showing a pretty strong appetite for mobile shopping on their devices. According to a June 2012 survey among 5,000 Android and iPhone users in the U.S., Nielsen found that just over 50% of them have used...
Nielsen On U.S. Mobile Shopping: eBay's App Attracts The Most Users, Shopkick Keeps Them Around For Much Longer

Yahoo! Opening New Office in Times Square, Wants to Expand NYC Presence by 60 Percent

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(Photo: Tumblr) Yahoo is taking over New York, whether you like it or not. After the long-awaited announcement that the old school web giant had purchased Alley darling Tumblr for a cool $1.1 billion, the company held a press event in Times Square to make another big declaration: Yahoo will...
Yahoo! Opening New Office in Times Square, Wants to Expand NYC Presence by 60 Percent

Download a Fresh Copy of The Pirate Bay, With Permission

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Despite numerous lawsuits and continuing pressure from the entertainment industries The Pirate Bay is still alive. However, even if the site was eradicated right now its contents wouldn’t be lost. Yesterday a new public copy of all the magnet links hosted on the world’s most famous BitTorrent site was made...
Download a Fresh Copy of The Pirate Bay, With Permission

Arsenal, Chelsea, Newcastle and Liverpool chase Champions League riches | Guardian Sport staff

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Fourth place and Champions League qualification has never been so valuable – or crucial – for Premier League clubsArsenal – 4thP26 W14 D4 L8 F53 A37 Pts 46Arsène Wenger chose the word "disaster" not so long ago to describe the implication of missing out on the Champions League after a...
Arsenal, Chelsea, Newcastle and Liverpool chase Champions League riches | Guardian Sport staff

Boston Dynamics shows a quieter, more thoroughbred AlphaDog to DARPA and the Marines (video)

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When we last saw Boston Dynamics' AlphaDog (aka LS3), it was strutting through outdoor trials with the subtlety of a nuclear missile: for all that noise, it might as well have been holding a "shoot here please" sign broadcasting American soldiers' positions to everyone in the forest. Several months...
Boston Dynamics shows a quieter, more thoroughbred AlphaDog to DARPA and the Marines (video)

Physicists demonstrate heat-based magnetic recording, could make hard drive data transfer hundreds of times faster

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A international team of scientists has demonstrated a new method of magnetic recording that could allow hard drives to transfer data hundreds of times faster than is possible with current technology — the researchers discovered that they could record information using only heat, which they say wasn't previously thought...
Physicists demonstrate heat-based magnetic recording, could make hard drive data transfer hundreds of times faster
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