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'Hundreds' of Cablevision iO TV on-demand rentals now last 48 hours, procrastinators rejoice

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Last we heard from Cablevision, it was bringing its Optimum Online live TV streaming to Windows and Macs. Shifting directions to its more "traditional" cable offerings, the company now has good news for folks who've been generally bummed out about the 24-hour viewing window allotted with movie rentals on...
'Hundreds' of Cablevision iO TV on-demand rentals now last 48 hours, procrastinators rejoice

Unintentionally funny video of the day. Sorry, but that ain't no marathon: http://bit.ly/9qraem

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Unintentionally funny video of the day. Sorry, but that ain't no marathon: http://bit.ly/9qraem
The R. Gauthier Logical One Brings Old Tech Into A New Century

RIM Pulls In 15,000 New BB10 App Submissions

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Research In Motion’s efforts to incentivize developers to port their apps to its new BlackBerry 10 operating system appear to be paying off. Over the weekend RIM held two Portathons during which developers were urged to port their apps to BlackBerry 10. The incentive offered: $100 for any app approved...
RIM Pulls In 15,000 New BB10 App Submissions

If Kickstarter and StumbleUpon had a love child, it would be Kickstumbler

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We’re big fans of Kickstarter here at The Next Web and have highlighted our fair share of interesting projects that are coming out of the community which helps crowdsource ideas into reality. But if you’ve ever tried to navigate Kickstarter, you probably know how hard it can be to find...
If Kickstarter and StumbleUpon had a love child, it would be Kickstumbler
Inside QuakeCon: gaming, sleep deprivation, and BAWLS

Endless Marathon: A Health Setback for Brett Bullington

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For those following the amazing progress of longtime Silicon Valley exec and investor Brett Bullington, it’s been a heartening to see how quickly he has come back from a devastating bicycling accident last year that resulted in severe brain trauma. After immediate hospitalization, Brett went home and started his...
Endless Marathon: A Health Setback for Brett Bullington
Nintendo's Wii U GamePad battery lasts 3 to 5 hours, charging takes 2.5 hours

Facebook's new promoted-post feature sparks privacy concerns

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The social network's new feature allows its users to promote their friends' posts, even if they don't want them toFacebook announced the launch of a new feature on Friday that allows users to pay to promote their friends' posts. In return for the fee, Facebook promotes the post so that...
Facebook's new promoted-post feature sparks privacy concerns

BuddyTV Guide app adds Hulu Plus integration

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Even when you're watching TV alone, you've always got a friend in BuddyTV Guide -- the personalized listings and remote control app. Now, in addition to content providers Netflix, iTunes and Amazon, it's inviting another player to the viewing party: Hulu Plus. Subscribers to the service will be able...
BuddyTV Guide app adds Hulu Plus integration

Warner Bros., MGM, Universal Collectively Pull Nearly 2,000 Films From Netflix To Further Fragment The Online Movie Market

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Michael Carusi points us to the news that Warner Bros., MGM and Universal Studios have agreed to pull nearly 2,000 films from Netflix's library, in order to put them in the Warner Bros. Instant Archive. You may recall that Warner recently launched this archive, which is an incredibly overpriced and...
Warner Bros., MGM, Universal Collectively Pull Nearly 2,000 Films From Netflix To Further Fragment The Online Movie Market

Our Devs Weigh In: We Also Want To Watch The Olympics Instead Of Work

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Editor’s Note: Rob Saurini is a hard working developer at TechCrunch, except for today. Today, he just wants to watch the Olympics, like a true patriot. So I’ve been sitting here for the past couple of hours searching for a way to watch the Olympics Opening Ceremonies when I should...
Our Devs Weigh In: We Also Want To Watch The Olympics Instead Of Work

Cisco: IT Pros Can Grow A Mullet Faster Than They Can Move To The Cloud (CSCO)

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Cloud computing is a no brainer these days. You can't find a startup or a young company that isn't running their tech in the cloud. Not so for the big companies  -- by a long shot. They are only now getting around to using the cloud and MANY of...
Cisco: IT Pros Can Grow A Mullet Faster Than They Can Move To The Cloud (CSCO)
Wowzapp: Microsoft Opens Registration For Its Worldwide Windows 8 Hackathon In November

Video: GameHouse chief keeps pants on, raises money for charity as sumo wrestler

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Matt Hulett Even though RealNetworks exec Matt Hulett kept his pants on this year, he still managed to help raise money for Northwest Harvest. After diving into the chilly waters of Lake Washington for charity and nearly losing his trunks last year, Hulett and his team bounced off each...
Video: GameHouse chief keeps pants on, raises money for charity as sumo wrestler

Netflix app for the Nintendo Wii U, pictured

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Nintendo vowed at E3 to provide Netflix on the Wii U, but tracking down the mythical streaming video beast has proven elusive. Thankfully, Engadget has obtained the first shots illustrating how it will work. While it's a prototype that could easily change between now and the Wii U's holiday...
Netflix app for the Nintendo Wii U, pictured

Friday Morning Report » Blog Archive » Agenda for 2010 24 Hour Marathon

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Friday Morning Report » Blog Archive » Agenda for 2010 24 Hour Marathon
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Crowdsourced science blogging for Comic Relief

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How do you go about raising money for Comic Relief when all you have to offer is a Guardian science blog and an almost total lack of academic credibility? You let other people decide for youI wanted to do something for Comic Relief. I have always endeavoured to show the...
Crowdsourced science blogging for Comic Relief

Netflix launches its first Flixies awards, categories include 'Best Bromance' and 'Best Hangover Cure'

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Just two days after the 84th Academy Awards came to its conclusion in Los Angeles, Netflix has announced a brand new awards initiative of its own – the Flixies. As you’d expect, the Flixies will honour all the top movies and TV shows on the streaming service, with both Netflix...
Netflix launches its first Flixies awards, categories include 'Best Bromance' and 'Best Hangover Cure'

Google Upgrades its Twitter Search Features

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Google’s adding an intriguing new feature to its Twitter search options – the ability to “replay” a moment in time to see what people were tweeting about a given topic at any point between the present and the advent of the microblogging tool.In a blog post, Google explains that...
Google Upgrades its Twitter Search Features

Startup Weekend comes to City Hall to inspire government apps

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More than 100 app developers, designers, entrepreneurs, marketing experts, private citizens and government officials will descend on Seattle City Hall for 54 hours this weekend to share ideas and create public-inspired mobile apps using government data. The gathering, hosted by Startup Weekend, is the first event ever dedicated to developing...
Startup Weekend comes to City Hall to inspire government apps

AT&T intros extra-large Mobile Share and pooled data plans with business in mind

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We can't vouch with any certainty that individual subscribers have embraced AT&T's Mobile Share plans with open arms. Corporate customers (and simply the very well-heeled) are another matter: they could use big buckets of data to get their many devices online, which is why AT&T is adding considerably more...
AT&T intros extra-large Mobile Share and pooled data plans with business in mind

Dwolla and Etsy launch a brand new eCommerce hackathon in NYC

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It should come as no surprise that New York’s tech scene continues to grow rapidly as of late, and through all the coworking spaces, accelerators, meetups and events, the city has quickly formed a close-knit community. We’re lucky to have the likes of NY Tech Meetup, General Assembly and WeWork...
Dwolla and Etsy launch a brand new eCommerce hackathon in NYC

Editorial: Windows Phone 8 looks good, but can it uproot those entrenched in other ecosystems?

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At the tail end of Microsoft's marathon Windows Phone Summit keynote, the company's own Kevin Gallo said the following: "Everyone in the Windows ecosystem benefits." He was waxing poetic about the myriad new features coming to the outfit's latest and greatest mobile operating system, and nothing about his quote...
Editorial: Windows Phone 8 looks good, but can it uproot those entrenched in other ecosystems?
Facebook reverses stance after blocking Microsoft and WhitePages from sponsoring Startup Weekend

Netflix viewing up 20% as people stay home to wait out Sandy

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East Coasters are apparently watching a lot of Netflix as they’re trying to wait out hurricane Sandy. A Netflix spokesperson just sent us the following stat: “We currently see about 20% more streaming compared to last Monday. A lot of it is coming from the East Coast with New York...
Netflix viewing up 20% as people stay home to wait out Sandy

Facebook App Center goes globetrotting with 7 new countries, blankets all of the English-speaking world

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Facebook's App Center is having its passport stamped quite a lot lately. Just days after the HTML5 app portal set foot in the UK, it's making the leap to seven more countries. Brazil, France, Germany, Russia, Spain, Taiwan and Turkey will all get a crack at using web apps...
Facebook App Center goes globetrotting with 7 new countries, blankets all of the English-speaking world
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