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AppMobi Bets on Monetizing the Mobile HTML5 Apps Ecosystem With playMobi

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For many coders, developing an app is a labor of love. Hacking SDKs and APIs and tying it to beautiful and functional user interface is a challenge that many developers relish. Like everybody else though, developers need to eat. To eat, one needs to make money. Herein lays the problem...
AppMobi Bets on Monetizing the Mobile HTML5 Apps Ecosystem With playMobi

Kickstarter-backed journalism startup Matter publishes its first story

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Matter, the science and technology journalism startup that raised over $140,000 from 2,566 backers on Kickstarter, is launching with its first article Wednesday. GigaOM readers are already quite familiar with Matter co-founder Bobbie Johnson, who was formerly our European editor. He still writes for us occasionally, but recently left to...
Kickstarter-backed journalism startup Matter publishes its first story

Here's what happened on StartupBus Mexico

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If you were at SXSW earlier this month, you probably noticed the presence of a large group of young and passionate Mexican techies. What you may not know is that they spent the three previous day hacking while traveling by bus. In 2012, we already reported on the first edition of StartupBus Mexico,...
Here's what happened on StartupBus Mexico

Playing Moonbase.mobi. You should give it a go - http://apps.facebook.com/moonbasemobi/

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Playing Moonbase.mobi. You should give it a go - http://apps.facebook.com/moonbasemobi/

InnoSpring, The Valley’s First US-China Tech Incubator, Opens Its Doors And Launches A Seed Fund

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China. It’s got nearly 1.4 billion people within its borders — and over 1/3 of them are online. It’s the largest online population in the world. To say that it’s an important market would be a ludicrous understatement. Alas, it’s also an incredibly difficult market to break into —...
InnoSpring, The Valley’s First US-China Tech Incubator, Opens Its Doors And Launches A Seed Fund

Linksys EA6500 review: A user-friendly 802.11ac router with decent performance

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Cisco arrived late to the 802.11ac party, but its Linksys EA6500 (it's hard to say the entire name--the Linksys Video Pro AC1750 Smart Wi-Fi Router EA6500--in a single breath) is a very solid, easy-to-use dual-band router with one unique, gee-whiz feature. This feature is called SimpleTap, and it uses...
Linksys EA6500 review: A user-friendly 802.11ac router with decent performance
Messenger For iPad, One More Thing Facebook Could Be Unveiling On Tuesday

Apple reportedly lands radio service deal with Sony ahead of WWDC

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Apple was supposedly waiting for a deal with Sony before it could launch its rumored internet radio service. Well, that may have just happened: AllThingsD claims that Apple has reached an agreement, which gives it the all clear for an announcement at WWDC. Developing... Filed under: Cellphones, Tablets, Internet,...
Apple reportedly lands radio service deal with Sony ahead of WWDC

Yelp Beats Q2 Estimates With Top-Line Growth, Narrowing Losses: $32.7 Million Revenue, $2 Million Net Loss

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Yelp today reported its earnings for the second quarter of 2012, its second ever financial report as a publicly-traded company. Overall, the reviews site showed continued top-line revenue growth and a smaller net loss than it has posted in the past — a performance that bested the estimates of Wall...
Yelp Beats Q2 Estimates With Top-Line Growth, Narrowing Losses: $32.7 Million Revenue, $2 Million Net Loss

Here's The Secret Advantage Twitter has Over Google In The Mobile Ad Business

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We don't know how big Twitter's mobile ad revenue stream is -- there are conflicting reports -- but eMarketer puts it at $130 million for 2012. We do, however, know that Twitter offers advertisers one major advantage that clients on Google often don't get: The universal ability to target users...
Here's The Secret Advantage Twitter has Over Google In The Mobile Ad Business

Bossa Nova Robotics Launches The MObi, A Bot That Rides On A Ball

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If you told me yesterday that today there would be a robot that balances on a single ball and can locomote itself around the room on said ball, I’d say you were a crazy person. Well, you’re not a crazy person. Bossa Nova Robotics, makers of the Penbo line of...
Bossa Nova Robotics Launches The MObi, A Bot That Rides On A Ball

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AMZN, AAPL, YHOO, SSNLF)

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Hello! Here's the news. Remember to come back to SAI during the day for the latest news and analysis. Samsung's new flagship phone will have eye-tracking software; it will be able to tell where you are looking on its screen. Former Yahoo exec Michael Katz says he was fired in...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AMZN, AAPL, YHOO, SSNLF)

Pixate Raises $3.8M Series A From Accel Partners To Bring CSS Styling To Android And Mac App Development

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Pixate has closed a $3.8 million Series A round from venture capital firm Accel Partners. The Palo Alto-based plans to expand its engineering and support teams in order to build Android and Mac versions of its platform, which allows developers to style apps using CSS. It will also increase the...
Pixate Raises $3.8M Series A From Accel Partners To Bring CSS Styling To Android And Mac App Development

Nvidia Tegra 4i Hits 150 Mbps in Demo, Ready for LTE Advanced and AT&T

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For Nvidia to get back in the smartphone race against Qualcomm, it needs a platform that's future proof. And that's exactly what the Tegra 4i promises. Shown here at CTIA 2013 in Las Vegas, the mobi......
Nvidia Tegra 4i Hits 150 Mbps in Demo, Ready for LTE Advanced and AT&T

Facebook VP: We Pivoted To Create The Right Mobile Experience First, The Desktop Can Catch Up Later

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“Since the start of this year, if you turned up at a product review and showed anything other than mobile at the start or for the bulk to the presentation, you we’re told to do it again” said Facebook’s VP of corporate development Vaughn Smith today at the Global Mobile...
Facebook VP: We Pivoted To Create The Right Mobile Experience First, The Desktop Can Catch Up Later
Marquee Makes Any Publisher Look Like A Page Layout Expert
Booting Up: TelePod is a Terrible Name

Get our Mountain Lion review as a PDF or e-book

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OS X Mountain Lion launch day is upon us, which can mean only one thing—a 26,000 word John Siracusa review of the new operating system. Not everyone wants to read that much text on the Web, of course, so we've made other reading options available. Support Ars and they're...
Get our Mountain Lion review as a PDF or e-book

Spotify is Getting Ready for U.S. Launch in Q3

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While Spotify CEO Daniel Ek didn't say much about his company's timeline for launching in the U.S. during his SXSW keynote interview, it definitely looks like the popular streaming music services is putting all the pieces for a U.S. launch together. In an interview with Bloomberg earlier today, Spotify's senior...
Spotify is Getting Ready for U.S. Launch in Q3

Startup Alley -- Brazilian Pavilion At Disrupt Shows An Exploding Startup Scene

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Brazil is rapidly taking its place in the tech world as a fertile place for startups. Evidence of that was clear at TechCrunch Disrupt this week in San Francisco. In order to give you a sense of the sheer scale of the Brazilian presence, we came up with a...
Startup Alley -- Brazilian Pavilion At Disrupt Shows An Exploding Startup Scene

Apple's original iPhone marketers pondered such names as TriPod, Mobi and iPad

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Ken Segall, Apple's former advertising head who coined the iTerm for its product naming convention, told students at the University of Arizona that they could be pocketing a "TelePod" right now instead of an iPhone, according to 9to5Mac. That was among the now-strange-sounding names Cupertino pondered for the device,...
Apple's original iPhone marketers pondered such names as TriPod, Mobi and iPad

They Almost Called The iPhone 'TelePod' (AAPL)

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Before Apple launched the iPhone, it didn't own the name "iPhone." Cisco did. So Apple (and an ad agency) worked up some other possible names. They were: TriPod, TelePod, and Mobi. Ken Segall who worked for the ad agency that helped, explains in this video: Please follow SAI on Twitter...
They Almost Called The iPhone 'TelePod' (AAPL)

Next-Generation Publishing Platform Hyperink Wants To Transform Blogs Into Books

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YC company Hyperink, a next-generation digital book publishing platform, is debuting a new service which helps bloggers create short books from their existing content. As we’ve reported in the past, Hyperink wants to disrupt the book publishing world. The startup’s digital book publishing platform and full-service agency will help any...
Next-Generation Publishing Platform Hyperink Wants To Transform Blogs Into Books

Fab Reinvents iPhone And iPad Apps With Social Commerce, Streamlined UI, Search And More

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Design-focused e-commerce site Fab is constantly iterating and innovating. The company, which just hit 7 million users, unlocked the site from signing-in, expanded internationally, launched a major site redesign and raised over $100 million more in funding. All of that happened in the past six months. To add to this...
Fab Reinvents iPhone And iPad Apps With Social Commerce, Streamlined UI, Search And More

The Humble Ebook Bundle Is Back With Works By Doctorow, Gaiman, and Scalzi

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Everyone’s favorite ebook bundle charity online sale thinger is back and you have 13 hours to grab eight sci-fi books from folks like Neil Gaiman, John Scalzi, and the Craphound himself, Cory Doctorow. This bundle has sold over 18,000 units already and you can download the books in DRM-free...
The Humble Ebook Bundle Is Back With Works By Doctorow, Gaiman, and Scalzi

How The NSA Monitors America's Phone Trafffic

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Leaked court records revealed that the NSA is monitoring phone calls made by millions of Verizon customers--but how do they do it? A scoop from The Guardian confirmed what many people suspected--the National Security Agency (NSA) is spying on the phone activity of millions of Americans. Using a secret...
How The NSA Monitors America's Phone Trafffic

Fortumo Raises ~$10M From Intel Capital, Greycroft To Take On Bango And More In Carrier Billing; Inks Deals With China Mobile And Vodafone

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Fortumo — a specialist in mobile carrier billing, which lets users to pay for apps and goods in apps without coughing up credit card numbers — is today raising its game a bit against competitors like Bango (partner to Facebook, Amazon and more), Boku and PayPal’s Zong — the Estonian-hatched...
Fortumo Raises ~$10M From Intel Capital, Greycroft To Take On Bango And More In Carrier Billing; Inks Deals With China Mobile And Vodafone
O’Reilly tests ebooks everywhere with Dropbox sync
The results are in: UK 4G spectrum auction has five winners, raising $3.62B

HP To Adopt Android For Upcoming Mobile Devices

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Having failed to carve out a place for itself in the post-PC era, Hewlett-Packard is now taking drastic measures -- by adopting Google's Android operating system to run a series of upcoming mobile devices. It's a bit of a Hail Mary pass for HP, which has fallen years behind its...
HP To Adopt Android For Upcoming Mobile Devices
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