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The Ultimate Streaming Music Service: Just Merge Rdio And Spotify
Leica M-E rangefinder is a refreshed M9 with a bare-bones feature set

Cognitive Overhead, Or Why Your Product Isn't As Simple As You Think

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Editor’s Note: David Lieb is co-founder and CEO of Bump, creators of the popular app that lets people share contact information, photos, and other content by bumping their phones together. Bump has been downloaded more than 130 million times. It’s been hard to ignore the massive shift in the last decade toward...
Cognitive Overhead, Or Why Your Product Isn't As Simple As You Think

YouTube Tries to Fix Its Comments Problem

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YouTube comment threads aren't exactly known for offering highly intellectual discussions. Today, however, YouTube is introducing a new experiment that is meant to highlight the best comments on any video. This experiment will offer a "highlights view" of comments that shows the top rated comments and comments from the uploader...
YouTube Tries to Fix Its Comments Problem
Get An iPhone 5 That Looks Like Unicorn Poop For Only $1700

Nuji repositions itself as ‘Pinterest with rewards’, retailers queue up [Invites]

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If you want to see just how much of an impact Pinterest has made in a short amount of time, witness social shopping startup Nuji, which sent out a press release a few hours ago describing itself as ‘Pinterest with rewards’. It’s an angle that seems to be working though,...
Nuji repositions itself as ‘Pinterest with rewards’, retailers queue up [Invites]

Facebook to change news feed to a 'personalized newspaper'

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Facebook announced that it is changing the format of its news feed to offer its billion users the ultimate "personalized newspaper," with a minimalist design that places a central focus on users' pictures, maps and video posts. Read full article >>...
Facebook to change news feed to a 'personalized newspaper'
Mobile chat app GroupMe previews minimalist web app redesign

Firefox OS Marketplace shown off in new pictures

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The first mobile units running Mozilla's forthcoming Firefox OS aren't scheduled to debut until early next year, but images of the app marketplace for the mobile OS have leaked to the Internet. Engadget has acquired shots of the Firefox Marketplace, which is still in development; images that show a largely...
Firefox OS Marketplace shown off in new pictures
Samsung opens an Apple Store in Australia
Webs.com Adds A Facebook Cover Image Designer To Its DIY Page Creation Tool, Pagemodo
Beijing Startup Goes Full Crazy on Web Design... By Keeping It Simple

Currently: A beautiful Chrome extension that tells you the time and temperature on new tabs

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What would you really like to see when you launch a new browser tab in Chrome? A blank page? Google? Tiles of your favorite websites? Or what about the time and weather where you currently are? If it’s the latter, then this Chrome extension has you covered. Currently offers a...
Currently: A beautiful Chrome extension that tells you the time and temperature on new tabs
Stockholm's hot ecommerce startup Tictail hits 10,000 stores in 10 months, plots global expansion

Vizio's Laptop Debut Dazzles, Then Fizzles

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Vizio is a company known for its televisions and home entertainment products, but now it’s hoping to also make a name in the world of personal computers. This summer, the company launched its own line of laptops and all-in-one PCs that focused on design and value, and this week, I...
Vizio's Laptop Debut Dazzles, Then Fizzles

Pling is a lightweight voice messaging app for iPhone and Mac

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If you’re looking for a quick and easy voice messaging app that works across both Mac and iPhone, the new Pling app from De-De should do the trick. Pling just arrived on the Mac App Store this week, while its iPhone version has already gone through a few updates on...
Pling is a lightweight voice messaging app for iPhone and Mac

Hands on with Windows 8 Release Preview (with video)

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Late yesterday, Microsoft released the Windows 8 Release Preview, the new Release Candidate. Its headline features are improved multi-monitor support, IE10 with built-in Flash (even in Metro), and a handful of new stock Metro apps (Travel, Sport, News).For a quick run through of the Release Preview, watch the hairy Brit...
Hands on with Windows 8 Release Preview (with video)

StyleCaster wants to become the front page of the Internet… for fashion

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StyleCaster, a fashion blog and community launched in 2009, has just undergone a major redesign, creating a user-generated, editorial hybrid with strong Pinterest influences. The redesign places StyleCaster in a new position, with the goal of surfacing the best of fashion, style and beauty through photos, news and products. The startup already has massive...
StyleCaster wants to become the front page of the Internet… for fashion
This Speaker Dock Is Made Entirely Of Bamboo, No Electricity Required
From the creator of 'Canabalt,' 'Hundreds' is the iPhone's next great puzzle game

Gojee launches iPhone, iPad and Android apps, as it gears up for new verticals like fashion and home

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Gojee, the gorgeous, discovery-focused site that curates food and drink recipes, is finally launching native iPhone, iPad and Android apps after months of suspense. The new apps, which follow the site’s full-screen, image-centric appeal, are now live in their respective app stores. According to Gojee, its new mobile suite is “one-part curation,...
Gojee launches iPhone, iPad and Android apps, as it gears up for new verticals like fashion and home
Apple's recent design changes betray a big design shift in the works

Steve Jobs' New Yacht And Other Secret Projects Revealed

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"I know that it's possible I will die and leave Laurene with a half-built boat. But I have to keep going on it. If I don't, it's an admission that I'm about to die." Steve Jobs on the then-uncompleted yacht in his biography by Walter Isaccson.   Like Tupac's hologram...
Steve Jobs' New Yacht And Other Secret Projects Revealed

Bloomberg: Jony Ive said to be considering 'more dramatic' changes to email and calendar amid iOS 7 overhaul

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It's hardly been a secret that Apple's Jony Ive is exploring some more radical changes to iOS since taking the design reins for software in addition to hardware, but Bloomberg is now reporting some new details that paint a better picture of just what's going on in the lead-up...
Bloomberg: Jony Ive said to be considering 'more dramatic' changes to email and calendar amid iOS 7 overhaul

Rally Up Brings Location-Based Social Networking to the iPad

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Rally Up, a new location-based social network with a strong focus on privacy, just became the first fully featured location-based social network with an iPad app. The app, which is available for free (iTunes link), includes all of the features of Rally Up's iPhone app. Thanks to making good use...
Rally Up Brings Location-Based Social Networking to the iPad
Meet the Apple of the coffee world: Nespresso
Steve Jobs' custom, aluminum-hulled super-yacht "Venus" now seaworthy
Apple v. Samsung trial reveals a slew of early iPhone and iPad prototypes

Apple Trademarks Apple Store Interior Design

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Remember when Conan O'Brien joked around with Samsung about their copying the Apple Store look...only for Samsung to open up a store that looked an awful lot like an Apple Store in Australia. Well, that kind of thing ain't going to fly anymore, folks, now that the USPTO has...
Apple Trademarks Apple Store Interior Design
Minima is a minimalist, DIY quadrocopter that actually works
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