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Mercury Continuity Partners wins the Acceleprise Enterprise Entrepreneurship Challenge

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After we announced the strong finalists for the Acceleprise Enterprise Entrepreneurship Challenge, judges dug in to pick the one company that would join the next class of Acceleprise, an accelerator for awesome enterprise-focused companies. The winner has been chosen, and it’s a company with an impressive offering with a huge...
Mercury Continuity Partners wins the Acceleprise Enterprise Entrepreneurship Challenge
Google investing $120 million on hardware testing facilities, 'Google Experience Centre'

It's official: Nintendo to open Silicon Valley office to fuel Wii and DS growth

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As the company seeks to capitalize on the early success of its Wii console and fend off counter-attacks from Sony's (SNE) PlayStation 3 and Microsoft's (MSFT) Xbox 360, Nintendo will open a 55-person Silicon Valley office in late September. According to my former colleague Mike Antonucci at the San Jose...
It's official: Nintendo to open Silicon Valley office to fuel Wii and DS growth

New maps of Mercury show icy-looking craters

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Data from NASA's Messenger spacecraft bolsters the case that ice lines the inside of polar craters on Mercury. [Read more]...
New maps of Mercury show icy-looking craters

Mercury News interview: Peter Hartwell, senior researcher, HP Labs - San Jose Mercury News

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Mercury News interview: Peter Hartwell, senior researcher, HP Labs - San Jose Mercury News

OWC certifies 480GB Mercury Aura Pro SSD for 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display

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The inside of a MacBook Pro certainly isn't for the faint of heart, but if you're willing to pair your recklessness with a side of wild abandon, then you might just have what it takes to upgrade the storage of the Retina-equipped 13-inch model. OWC is more than willing...
OWC certifies 480GB Mercury Aura Pro SSD for 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display

Apple working on 21,468 square-foot cafeteria in Cupertino, wants employees' chatter to be safe

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How do you keep your employees chit chat from spilling the beans on your next one more thing? You force the beans to be served in an employee-only 21,468 square-foot cafeteria -- that's how. According to Mercury News, Apple just got the go-ahead from the Cupertino Planning Commission on...
Apple working on 21,468 square-foot cafeteria in Cupertino, wants employees' chatter to be safe

Apple v. Samsung jury rules Samsung infringed on Apple's bounceback, pinch-and-zoom patent

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The federal court jury in the patent infringement lawsuit between Apple and Samsung has presented its verdict after deliberating for just for 21 hours and 37 following the three week trial. This particular case started with Apple's lawsuit last April and now the jury's decision is that Samsung did...
Apple v. Samsung jury rules Samsung infringed on Apple's bounceback, pinch-and-zoom patent

Your key planet Mercury may be clever, but its tense oppositio... More for Gemini http://twittascope.com/?sign=3

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Your key planet Mercury may be clever, but its tense oppositio... More for Gemini http://twittascope.com/?sign=3

Dunno’s update to make it easier to jot notes and go

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If you haven’t heard of Dunno, you might want to take note — or rather, let it start taking notes for you. The Seattle-based company’s Dunno app allows users to jot down any thought or note, and then begins to aggregate related information from sources including Bing, Wikipedia and YouTube,...
Dunno’s update to make it easier to jot notes and go

x86 chip sales drop sharply in Q3

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Intel gained PC microprocessor market share over Advanced Micro Devices during the third quarter, but worldwide shipments of x86 chips declined at rates not seen in more than a decade, according to Mercury Research....
x86 chip sales drop sharply in Q3

OWC shows Mercury Helios PCIe Thunderbolt chassis

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OWC has just outed a PCIe Thunderbolt expansion chassis for adding half-length PCIe 2.0 adapter cards with the Mac mini, iMac, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and other Thunderbolt-equipped but PCIe-less computers. The professional PCIe cards allow for video capture and/or editing, media transcoding, audio processing and data storage. The Helios...
OWC shows Mercury Helios PCIe Thunderbolt chassis
SunPower scores deal for Apple’s huge solar farm

Freddie Mercury returns to the stage (sort of)

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Hologram-like optical illusion will bring the legendary Queen frontman back for a belated encore tonight in London. [Read more]...
Freddie Mercury returns to the stage (sort of)

RadioShack Mobile leak suggests Cricket Wireless-based MVNO on the way

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Tired, perhaps, of juggling mainstream cellular carriers, RadioShack may be launching its own wireless branding. According to a tip we've received, the Shack is gearing up to launch RadioShack Mobile, a no-contract MVNO based on Cricket Wireless. A pair of leaked screenshots (above and after the break) seem to...
RadioShack Mobile leak suggests Cricket Wireless-based MVNO on the way
Apple's tight control over its Asian supply chain profiled

ViewSonic announces a duo of budget-friendly LED monitors

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As gorgeous as huge, expensive monitors are, most situations just don't call for the inches or wallet-dents associated with today's luxury screens. With this in mind, and barely a breath after outing its $299, 27-inch LED offering, ViewSonic is back with two budget displays from the VA12 series. First...
ViewSonic announces a duo of budget-friendly LED monitors

Bohemian Rhapsody Video Taken Down Again, This Time By The Drunk Guy Himself

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Well, this is a fun twist. We just wrote about the story of now-world-famous drunk guy Robert Wilkinson, his poor Freddy Mercury impersonation, and the resulting takedown and reinstatement of the video by EMI. Now a commenter points us to the fact that the video has been taken down again,...
Bohemian Rhapsody Video Taken Down Again, This Time By The Drunk Guy Himself

Mercury Accelsior SSD an Impressive Upgrade for Mac Pro

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The combination of different configuration options, upgradable capacity, and high-speed transfer rates make for an attractive addition to your Mac Pro....
Mercury Accelsior SSD an Impressive Upgrade for Mac Pro
Apple breaks ground on Santa Clara campus set to hold 1,200 employees
Was fired Facebook yoga instructor right to silence cell phone user in class?

NimbleCommerce Revamps Daily Deals For MediaNews Group

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Startup NimbleCommerce wants to become the daily deal platform for media companies (often, but not always, the traditional ones that are struggling to make money online), and today it’s announcing a big customer — Digital First Media, which manages the MediaNews Group (the second largest newspaper chain in the United...
NimbleCommerce Revamps Daily Deals For MediaNews Group

Home Depot Acquires Data-Driven Retail Pricing Startup BlackLocus

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Big retailers are showing more and more that they’re not just about to let the tech wave pass them by. The latest example? BlackLocus, an Austin, Texas based startup that builds technology that helps retailers make data-driven pricing decisions, has been acquired by home improvement retail giant Home Depot. The...
Home Depot Acquires Data-Driven Retail Pricing Startup BlackLocus

AOC releases borderless 27-inch IPS monitor

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AOC announced today the retail availability of the i2757fh, a new 27-inch IPS display with a bezel only 0.08 inches thick. The new display is said to be designed according to high environmental standards, containing mercury-free panels and arsenic-free glass. A winner of the iF Product Design Award, the i2757fh...
AOC releases borderless 27-inch IPS monitor

OWC offers 2010/2011 MacBook Air SSD upgrades

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Upgrade vendor OWC has released a combination SSD upgrade and external case for 2010 and 2011 MacBook air notebooks. The Mercury Aura bundle includes a Aura Pro Express SSD and Aura Envoy external housing. After installing the Aura Pro Express SSD, the factory SSD is converted into external storage by...
OWC offers 2010/2011 MacBook Air SSD upgrades

Some Thoughts On July 4th, 2012

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I woke up this morning thinking about patriotism, the american flag, and of course, this picture of JLM's office from the video you all made for me and the GothamGal on our anniversary. That's a lot of flags. I particularly like the large one hanging sideways. I am not overtly...
Some Thoughts On July 4th, 2012
Cops nab crook who allegedly stole $60k worth of computers from Steve Jobs's house

Huawei Ascend Q hands-on (video)

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Huawei's taken to the Taste of Chicago event in Chicago to introduce its fresh pair of myTouch phones to the world, but it also had another gem at its booth: the Huawei M660, also known as the Ascend Q. An upcoming smartphone that's poised to hit the US in...
Huawei Ascend Q hands-on (video)

Analysis: With iTunes, Apple becoming the Sony of this century

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Back in 2000, my editors accused me of being an Apple (AAPL) fanboy; I wanted to write about the company all the time. Apple was the biggest part of my beat for the San Jose Mercury News, and I thought it was the biggest emerging story in Silicon Valley. The...
Analysis: With iTunes, Apple becoming the Sony of this century
That’s not a defibrillator, it’s OWC’s DIY SSD kit for 2011 iMacs
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