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Microsoft updates Xbox Live to outfit Xbox One with 300,000 servers, game DVR and more

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In addition to showing of its next-gen console, Microsoft also detailed changes that are coming to Xbox Live. The outfit has increased to 300,000 servers to power Xbox One users -- up from 15,000 that handle the Xbox 360. Skype and Trending features offer social interaction while the online...
Microsoft updates Xbox Live to outfit Xbox One with 300,000 servers, game DVR and more

Apple researching advanced hybrid fiber optic connectors for iOS devices

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A pair of patent filings discovered on Thursday reveals Apple is looking into possible fiber optic systems for iOS devices, as the applications describe an advanced cable and docking system that mates with laser-equipped portable electronic devices.    ...
Apple researching advanced hybrid fiber optic connectors for iOS devices

Miselu Neiro keyboard makes social, Android-based music

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Startup Miselu is showcasing its Android-driven musical keyboard at the ongoing SXSW conference in Austin. The Neiro mates a compact keyboard, an Android 2.3 heart with a TI OMAP dual-core chip, and a multi-touch widescreen display. Sounds can be shared by Bluetooth or Wi-Fi connections.......
Miselu Neiro keyboard makes social, Android-based music

Dating site matches not so scientific

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Users flock to online dating sites in ever greater numbers, but despite their marketing claims, services such as Match.com and eHarmony may not be offering potential mates chosen through rigorous scientific methods, a group of psychologists and sociologists have charged....
Dating site matches not so scientific
Congratulations Indiana
Tablen: a new social network that mimics age-old tables

Xolo X1000 reaches India, mates a 2GHz Atom with a 4.7-inch screen for $369

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For all the credit the Xolo X900 earned as the first Intel-based smartphone, it grew long in the tooth very quickly between that 4-inch screen and 1.6GHz Atom chip. The solution, naturally, is a straight-up modernization like the X1000. The new smartphone jumps to a more contemporary 4.7-inch, 720p...
Xolo X1000 reaches India, mates a 2GHz Atom with a 4.7-inch screen for $369

What Google+ Needs To Do Now

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It has been five months since Google+ opened to everyone. 90 million users have at least turned it on, and new Google users get Google+ automatically. It underlies all of Google now, from search to chat to maps to YouTube. It's even on the sacrosanct front page of Google.com. But...
What Google+ Needs To Do Now
Korean Couples App Between Raises $3 Million To Expand Into Japan And Other Markets

Lego Star Wars foosball table to cut epic battle short

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A few weeks ago in a galaxy far, far away, Rebel Troops and the Empire decided to put down their starships and fight out their epic battle like men, in a foosball game. Or, at least that is what I'm guessing is going on in this impressive Lego Star...
Lego Star Wars foosball table to cut epic battle short
Male sandpipers do better by choosing sex over sleep

Vonage Mobile app allows free calls and texts worldwide to fellow Android and iOS users

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Looking to save some coin on those international calls to your mates in Brussels? Vonage has just rolled out new Android and iOS apps that do just that. The Vonage Mobile app offers free talk and text for corresponding with fellow app users worldwide by way of WiFi or...
Vonage Mobile app allows free calls and texts worldwide to fellow Android and iOS users

Summly creator Nick D'Aloisio: 'I try to maintain a level of humbleness'

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Last week Nick D'Aloisio was a pretty average 17-year-old, with good mates, a girlfriend and £40 on his debit card. This week he sold his app for a reported £19m. Not that average, thenIs Nick D'Aloisio exhausted? Apparently not. In a week that has seen the 17-year-old newly minted tech...
Summly creator Nick D'Aloisio: 'I try to maintain a level of humbleness'

Thousands Of People Are Looking For Love On LinkedIn (LNKD)

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There's an episode of Sex in the City where Charlotte decides to use her best business networking tactics to find her true love. Now, real life is imitating TV. A new dating site called Hitch.me turns your LinkedIn network into a search for a soulmate -- or in some...
Thousands Of People Are Looking For Love On LinkedIn (LNKD)

The Simple Bracket iPhone app will keep you sane during March Madness

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If you haven’t filled out your bracket for the annual NCAA March Madness basketball extravaganza, you’ll want to check out the Simple Bracket iPhone app from Studioneat. We dribbled with the developers, who were responsible for the Glif tripod mount and Cosmonaut stylus, when they first launched the app’s Kickstarter...
The Simple Bracket iPhone app will keep you sane during March Madness

You Have To Meet The Nice Guys Of OkCupid

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When it comes to dating, tech savvy singles use OkCupid to find potential mates. It's typical to assume that nice guys finish last, and if you were to meet the gentlemen that Tumblr blog Nice Guys Of OkCupid has carefully selected, you'd quickly understand why that statement is true. The...
You Have To Meet The Nice Guys Of OkCupid

Polaroid confirms iM1836 mirrorless with Android, adds three more cameras

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Polaroid left little doubt that it was launching its Android-based, interchangeable lens camera at CES, and sure enough, it's here: meet the iM1836. It mates an 18.1-megapixel, 1080p video-capable mirrorless body with Android (which we now know to be Android 4.1) to quickly share imagery with social networks over...
Polaroid confirms iM1836 mirrorless with Android, adds three more cameras

Netgear D6300 mates 802.11ac WiFi with ADSL, risks one heck of a mismatch

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When Netgear teased a next-generation cable gateway with 802.11ac WiFi, it seemed like a natural fit: WiFi that was a perfect complement to 100Mbps-plus internet speeds. Its new D6300 (not pictured here) isn't necessarily in quite in such equilibrium, depending on just who you have as an internet provider....
Netgear D6300 mates 802.11ac WiFi with ADSL, risks one heck of a mismatch
Square Enix pulls "Hire a Hitman" app that generated Facebook threats

VIA EPIA-P910 stuffs 3D display support, quad-core into a Pico-ITX size

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If there's been a race in the Pico-ITX realm to catch up to full-size PCs, VIA just leapt ahead by a few bounds with the EPIA-P910. The tiny PC mates one of VIA's 1GHz QuadCore E-Series processors with a VX11H media core to handle the kinds of tasks that...
VIA EPIA-P910 stuffs 3D display support, quad-core into a Pico-ITX size

Adobe outs Photoshop Touch for phones, ready to outfit pockets for $4.99

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Jealous about your mates' ability to edit photos and whatnot via their mid-sized slates? Well, Adobe has just announced a solution that's ready to equip your handset of choice. That's right, the pro design software outfit added Photoshop Touch for phones that wields "core" Photoshop capabilities, Scribble Selection and...
Adobe outs Photoshop Touch for phones, ready to outfit pockets for $4.99

Razer to arm lefties with the Naga if it gets 10,000 Likes before April 21st

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Jealous of all of your right-handed mates and their Naga-wielding gaming rigs? Well, it appears Razer has heard the clamoring and plans to produce a southpaw version of the gaming mouse. The catch? A Facebook book page must receive 10,000 Likes in a month in order for the project...
Razer to arm lefties with the Naga if it gets 10,000 Likes before April 21st

Detachable Spider Penises Allow for Sneaky Escapes from Cannibalistic Mates [Sex]

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The male orb-web spider has a dangerous natural imperative. He—the little one on the left—has to have sex with the behemoth on the right. And she wants to eat him. What's a guy to do? Use his detachable penis to keep her satisfied while he scurries off, of course....
Detachable Spider Penises Allow for Sneaky Escapes from Cannibalistic Mates [Sex]

MediaTek's new chip offers entry-level smartphones a dual-core SoC with HSPA+ on the cheap

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As glad as we are that MediaTek ushered in affordable, quad-core SoC designs with the MT6589, even that silicon can only go so far in making smartphones accessible. The company's new MT6572 might be frugal enough to lower some of those few remaining barriers. The all-in-one part mates a...
MediaTek's new chip offers entry-level smartphones a dual-core SoC with HSPA+ on the cheap

Olympus execs: E-5 sequel due in 2013, mates Micro Four Thirds and Four Thirds

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Photographers invested in the Four Thirds system haven't had many options lately, most of all if they prefer Olympus camera bodies -- the E-5 arrived in 2010, and hasn't really had company since. Olympus imaging president Haruo Ogawa and the company's Spanish lead, Miquel Angel Garcia (seen above), are...
Olympus execs: E-5 sequel due in 2013, mates Micro Four Thirds and Four Thirds

Facebook soon to be worth over $1bn a year

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Facebook is set to be worth over $1 billion a year (£666.4 million), according to new figures that estimate projected revenue for the social networking site.Facebook is set to break the billion dollars of revenue mark by the end of 2010, according to Inside Facebook's new figures.Tending virtual farmsFacebook has...
Facebook soon to be worth over $1bn a year

Public Enemy backs BitTorrent, releases new single in a Bundle, announces remix contest for fans

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BitTorrent announced its new file format, the Bundle, just over a month ago, giving artists new tools to control content distributed P2P. Now, Public Enemy is one of the first to take advantage of those features by releasing its latest single as a Bundle and announcing a BitTorrent-based remix...
Public Enemy backs BitTorrent, releases new single in a Bundle, announces remix contest for fans

Nike+ Kinect Training arrives October 30th, looks to whip you into shape for $50

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We caught a glimpse of that Nike+ Kinect Training had to offer back at E3. Now, we'll all be able to give it our best shot just before the holiday season. The Kinect exercise title for the Xbox 360 is set to hit shelves on October 30th and will...
Nike+ Kinect Training arrives October 30th, looks to whip you into shape for $50

OkCupid Offers 7 Million Potential Dates But Little Privacy

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OkCupid is a free dating website that attracts thousands of new users daily to answer questions ranging from “Do you believe in God?” to “Would you sleep with someone on the first date?” The answers are presumably used to match users with potential mates. There's just one problem: They're not secure. A...
OkCupid Offers 7 Million Potential Dates But Little Privacy

What are the best student apps?

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Struggling to manage your money, work and play? There are thousands of apps that promise to make life easier - we've put some of the biggest names head-to-headClear vs. Wunderlist Wunderlist, free. Available for iTunes and AndroidClear, £1.49. Available for iTunesBoth are simple list makers, but Wunderlist doubles as a...
What are the best student apps?
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