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Weavly weaves its magic with a video-mashup tool for Tumblr GIFs and YouTube

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If you have a penchant for creating music-backed video mashups, you’ll probably like Weavly. The Berlin-based startup offers a Web app that helps you create video compilations simply by searching by keyword from sources such as YouTube and Vine, while pulling in background music from SoundCloud. Heck, it also lets...
Weavly weaves its magic with a video-mashup tool for Tumblr GIFs and YouTube

76 Storage APIs: Box.net, Amazon S3, Dropbox

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Our API directory now includes 76 storage APIs. The newest is the Pervasive Data Integrator API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Amazon S3 API. We list 77 Amazon S3 mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of storage APIs....
76 Storage APIs: Box.net, Amazon S3, Dropbox

Best New Mashups: Random Chat, Twitter Chat and Tide Spying

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Perhaps you’re looking for a time-shifted, non-video Chat Roulette? Or, just a way to organize a conference or presentation backchannel? Then the list of the best new mashups has something for you. However, if you’re not a chatter and would rather just take a walk on the beach? Yeah, there’s...
Best New Mashups: Random Chat, Twitter Chat and Tide Spying

As Patent Drama Continues, 3D Printing Provides A Way Out For Mashup Creators

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Editor’s note: Michael Weinberg is vice president at Public Knowledge where he focuses primarily on copyright, issues before the FCC and emerging technologies like 3D printing. Follow him on Twitter @mweinbergPK. Mashups are one of the great art forms of our time. Easy and accessible digital tools have allowed anyone to remix videos, music and...
As Patent Drama Continues, 3D Printing Provides A Way Out For Mashup Creators

FluidDB Aims To Become The Wikipedia Of Databases

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A few years ago, Terry Jones sold his London apartment so that he could single-mindedly pursue a rather radical idea. What if a database worked like Wikipedia—it was not only readable by everybody, but also writeable by everybody? The problem with databases today is that they are silos of...
FluidDB Aims To Become The Wikipedia Of Databases
Lian Li releases awesome but utterly useless model train PC case

Dilbert.com - The Official Dilbert Website with Scott Adams' color strips, Dilbert animation, mashups and more!

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Dilbert.com - The Official Dilbert Website with Scott Adams' color strips, Dilbert animation, mashups and more!

Pirated Buildings In China And The Rise Of Architectural Mashups

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Although China is often glibly dismissed as little more than an imitator of others, yet another story about copying paradoxically shows it leading the way. That's because what's being cloned is an entire building complex that's still under construction: The project being pirated is the Wangjing SOHO, a complex of...
Pirated Buildings In China And The Rise Of Architectural Mashups

Ten awesome ways to find new music online

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Filed under: Audio, Features, Lists I think the need for music and rhythm is one of the most basic human needs; and as we evolve, so evolve our ways of hunting and gathering this precious commodity. In this post, I've gathered 10 great places to expand your musical horizons: free,...
Ten awesome ways to find new music online

Qwiki rebuilds itself as a iOS app that lets users build on-the-fly mashups of their videos and pictures

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Qwiki, the neat tool that read Wikipedia to you that you used twice, declared would change the world, and then forgot about is back: this time as an iOS app that will take your photographs and videos, put them together into a single, flowing presentation that you can set to...
Qwiki rebuilds itself as a iOS app that lets users build on-the-fly mashups of their videos and pictures

Tim O'Reilly Explains the Internet of Things

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The Internet of Things is the idea of a web of data provided by things like real-world devices and sensors. It's something we've covered in great detail here at ReadWriteWeb because where there is data, there is a platform for services and mashups. When that data is intimately tied to...
Tim O'Reilly Explains the Internet of Things
Social: We’re Trapped in the Facebook Journalism Bubble

Google Adds CSV and KML Upload Support to Maps Data API

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This week Google announced a new feature for its Maps Data API (check out our Maps Data API Profile) that will have a significant impact on how developers upload, and subsequently access, geospatial data in the cloud: data can now be uploaded to Google’s infrastructure in either KML or CSV...
Google Adds CSV and KML Upload Support to Maps Data API

Bing Opens to Developers with Maps SDK & Search Library for PHP

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Good news for developers and fans of mashups, as this morning Microsoft has announced the availability of a software development kit (SDK) for building map apps on Bing Maps. What's more, last week Microsoft announced the creation of the Bing Search Library for PHP - a wrapper built in conjunction...
Bing Opens to Developers with Maps SDK & Search Library for PHP

Yahoo Removes All Access Restrictions to the Yahoo Email API

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Despite the popularity of microblogging, instant messaging and social networks, it is still email that plays the biggest role in communicating across the Internet. This fact is not lost on the big players, who are actively looking for ways to add value to their email services. We have already reported on some...
Yahoo Removes All Access Restrictions to the Yahoo Email API

Vyclone Launches An iPhone App For Truly Social Video Creation And Sharing

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There’s no shortage of ‘social/mobile/location-based’ video sharing apps out there, which will let you take a video and maybe slap a filter on it and share what you’re doing with people nearby and show off how friggin cool you are. Think Socialcam/Viddy/Klip/etc. But how social is that, really? Well how...
Vyclone Launches An iPhone App For Truly Social Video Creation And Sharing

See The Top 20 Biggest Web Video Advertisers Of All Time, Ranked By Reach

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Online video advertising can be tricky to measure because unlike traditional tv advertising, web video is part paid and part earned. Moreover, because the switch to online tv and watching is still relatively new, there is very little data on the lifecycle effectiveness of online video advertising. We asked our...
See The Top 20 Biggest Web Video Advertisers Of All Time, Ranked By Reach

World Bank Opens Up Its Data, Removes Pay Walls

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The World Bank, which tracks everything from mortality rates and education levels to CO2 emissions and livestock production in hundreds of countries around the globe, is opening up its data, including removing all of the pay walls around information that used to require a subscription fee. The agency has...
World Bank Opens Up Its Data, Removes Pay Walls

GMaps Pedometer, Now With Optional G

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An early influential Google Maps mashup now gives users the chance to change mapping imagery. The GMaps Pedometer (our GMaps Pedometer mashup profile) has six different tile options, the most recent of which is OpenStreetMap, the free editable map of the world. The feature was added in August and made...
GMaps Pedometer, Now With Optional G

US Copyright Office, MPAA Celebrate Handing Hollywood Stars Their Own Special Copyright Monopoly Powers

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So remember how we were just talking about WIPO passing a totally unnecessary new form of monopoly protection for Hollywood movie stars? The negotiations concluded with everyone -- including the US -- already "signing" the agreement, and now countries just need to ratify it. In a rather sickening display of...
US Copyright Office, MPAA Celebrate Handing Hollywood Stars Their Own Special Copyright Monopoly Powers

Bing Maps Says Go Ahead, Broadcast Your Mashup on TV

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Bing maps has announced that broadcasters can now freely display bird’s eye, aerial, road, hybrid, and Streetside images in their presentations. This post from the Bing community blog has the details: A couple months ago we changed the Bing Maps Terms of Use in a post called Bing Maps Terms of Use...
Bing Maps Says Go Ahead, Broadcast Your Mashup on TV

Oracle Bets Big on Social Message Management, Acquires Vitrue

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There's a belief (which, for some, has metastasized into a desperate hope) that how you say something online, not so much what you say, directly translates to whether you'll read it. Today, a corporation that's notorious for never changing the way it says anything, announced it's acquiring a company whose...
Oracle Bets Big on Social Message Management, Acquires Vitrue

Pandora + Twitter = Dora.fm

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Mashups artists make the coolest things possible. If you like listening to music on Pandora, why not share your favorite songs with your Twitter friends as well? Dora.fm is a mashup of Pandora, Twitter and link-shortener Bit.ly built by Isaac Salier-Hellendag. This is just one of many mashups built using...
Pandora + Twitter = Dora.fm
Somebody Made an 'iPhone Shoe' Using a 3D Printer

Bit.ly Improves Their Popular URL Shortening API

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It is not uncommon to hear services promoting themselves as having more bandwidth, more storage and more speed. Despite this services like Twitter and SMS are incredibly popular even though you can only send one or two sentences at a time. The economy of these messaging services has made URL...
Bit.ly Improves Their Popular URL Shortening API

The Feeling’s Mutual: the Twitter-related API I’ve Been Wanting

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So and So is now following you on Twitter. Who? How did they find me? Why might I want to follow back? That’s been a common bit of internal dialogue for me lately. Often the answer lies in our mutual friends or followers. Social networks like LinkedIn and Facebook make...
The Feeling’s Mutual: the Twitter-related API I’ve Been Wanting

Google Buys Another API With Picnik Acquisition

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Picnik, the very popular browser based photo editing service that’s been integrated into many other sites via their Picnik API, has just been acquired by Google: We’ve just been acquired by Google! What does this mean for Picnik? It means we can think BIG. Google processes petabytes of data every day, and with...
Google Buys Another API With Picnik Acquisition

HP announces 15-inch Spectre XT TouchSmart Ultrabook, Envy 4 Ultrabook with touch

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If you thought laptop / tablet mashups were trendy, we can think of at least one other theme you're going to see repeated ad nauseam over the coming months: PC makers putting touchscreens on things that didn't used to have them. That's right, in addition to all those funky-looking...
HP announces 15-inch Spectre XT TouchSmart Ultrabook, Envy 4 Ultrabook with touch

Hey Hey We're The Code Monkeys, ShareMyPlaylists Gets API To Access Its Spotify Playlist Data

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ShareMyPlaylists, the Spotify community and playlist sharing site, has released an API so that developers can get access to its treasure trove of playlist data — 120,000 playlists, referencing a total of 20 million tracks — and start to build apps or integrations on top of the service. The news...
Hey Hey We're The Code Monkeys, ShareMyPlaylists Gets API To Access Its Spotify Playlist Data

ItsTrending Shows Popular Facebook Shared Items

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ItsTrending is a new website that shows popular shared items on Facebook. This isn’t anything magical – Matt Schlicht, a product manager at Ustream, put it together in an evening – “This is a good example of how easy the Facebook plugins are to implement – I’m a product guy...
ItsTrending Shows Popular Facebook Shared Items
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