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It Looks Like a Rusting Hulk, But the Barclays Center Is High Tech

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Behold the behemoth! (Photo: flickr.com/mtaphotos It might look like an oil carrier abandoned on a forgotten shore, but the Verge reports that the recently opened Barclays Center is actually something of a technological showcase. The Internet: It’s not just for Manhattan anymore! According to the Verge, you won’t just be able...
It Looks Like a Rusting Hulk, But the Barclays Center Is High Tech
iDictator: hacked e-mails show Syrian leader's love for Apple, repression

How record labels are learning to make money from YouTube

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Rather than getting unauthorised versions of videos taken down, labels are monetising them through YouTube's ad partnershipsShortly before Christmas the Gangnam Style official video broke a YouTube record by clocking up a billion views. How much Psy will pocket for these views depends, of course, on what his record deal...
How record labels are learning to make money from YouTube

Dutch Appeals Court Says eBay Subsidiary Not Liable For Infringement By Users

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While the Dutch courts forced local ISPs to block The Pirate Bay, kicking off a hilariously pointless and never-ending game of whac-a-mole, it's still never been fully explained why TPB -- as an intermediary -- should be liable for the infringement done by its users. In fact, a new ruling...
Dutch Appeals Court Says eBay Subsidiary Not Liable For Infringement By Users

There's An App That Can Detect If You Have Skin Cancer And It's Right 98% Of The Time

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  There's an app for just about everything these days. Well, now there's an app that correctly detects skin cancer 98% of the time, Christopher Weaver of WSJ reports.  Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center tested four apps to analyze images of 188 moles, including 60 melanomas. All...
There's An App That Can Detect If You Have Skin Cancer And It's Right 98% Of The Time

Don't Even THINK You're Going to Get Away with Vining that Prince Concert

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Please don’t sue me, Prince! (Wikipedia) Prince is a legendary for three things: His music; his overall wackiness; and his scorched-earth policy toward digital bootleggers. The man sometimes seems to spend more time playing whack-a-mole with concert clips on YouTube than recording new music. Post so much as a video...
Don't Even THINK You're Going to Get Away with Vining that Prince Concert

UK now has 2 million "superfast" connections

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United Kingdom (UK), one of the laggards in Europe when it comes to superfast broadband, has finally passed the two million subscription mark or roughly 10 percent of UK’s fixed lines, according to broadband research firm, Point Topic. Their data shows that the UK superfast broadband has downstream bandwidth...
UK now has 2 million "superfast" connections
RIAA wants to issue unlimited takedowns to Google

Clickbooth Affiliate Network To Pay $2 Million FTC Settlement Over Acai Berry Ad Claims

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Fighting deceptive advertising on the web is probably akin to playing a game of Whac-A-Mole, but the FTC has scored a hit against affiliate marketers that allegedly used deceptive ads to sell acai berry weight-loss products and colon cleansers. The FTC recently announced a $2 million settlement... Please visit Marketing...
Clickbooth Affiliate Network To Pay $2 Million FTC Settlement Over Acai Berry Ad Claims

Pirate Bay Ready For Perpetual IP-Address Whac-A-Mole

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The Pirate Bay is arguably the most censored website on the Internet. Courts all around the world have ordered Internet providers to block subscriber access to the torrent site, and the end is still not in sight. Within a few days, a new deadline for five UK and five Dutch...
Pirate Bay Ready For Perpetual IP-Address Whac-A-Mole

Premier League Demands That ISPs Block "Pirate" Streaming Site

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Over the past year or so the UK has become the easiest country in the world in which to have a website blocked on copyright grounds. With several successful court orders in hand, it is now a mere formality to have a torrent site or streaming portal blocked by the...
Premier League Demands That ISPs Block "Pirate" Streaming Site

RT @jeremymeyers: Communication Channel Whack-A-Mole Doesn’t Make You Cool http://j.mp/9qPp2l (new blog post)

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RT @jeremymeyers: Communication Channel Whack-A-Mole Doesn’t Make You Cool http://j.mp/9qPp2l (new blog post)
Apple Whack-a-Mole: One day after Apple patches 2 lock screen bugs, another one pops up

Supply chain 2013: Stop playing whack-a-mole with security threats

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IT can never take all the risk out of a supply chain, but it can help organizations minimize their vulnerability in a world of new threats....
Supply chain 2013: Stop playing whack-a-mole with security threats
Rep. Darrell Issa introduces bill on Reddit that would prevent new internet laws for 2 years
iOS Gaming Watch List: 'Pitfall,' 'Super Mole Escape,' and 'Ghostbusters'

Court Goes Censorship Crazy Against Dutch Pirate Party

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We've been covering the attempts by Dutch anti-piracy operator BREIN to play a legal game of whac-a-mole to block The Pirate Bay by forcing ISPs to block access, then blocking proxies that provide access, and now blocking anyone from even talking about ways to get to The Pirate Bay. Bizarrely,...
Court Goes Censorship Crazy Against Dutch Pirate Party

HTC Ville gets hands-on en Francais, is presumably practicing its Spanish for MWC (video)

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While we're still a few weeks away from annual phone festival, MWC, it's these weeks in the run-up that often draw out blurrycam appetizers of what we'll see over in Barcelona. This time, it's no other than the HTC Edge Ville, that rumored divergent mix of quad-core processing bulk...
HTC Ville gets hands-on en Francais, is presumably practicing its Spanish for MWC (video)

LG Miracle appears in real life, we start to believe

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LG's smartphone workshop is keeping itself busy. Alongside the manufacturer's attempt to out-Note Samsung, its latest Windows Phone has resurfaced. A kindly mole has offered some better focused (but unfortunately watermarked to heck) shots of LG's first Mango-laced Windows Phone. Skinnier that we expected, we can now make out...
LG Miracle appears in real life, we start to believe
June 4th: The Struggle Of Memory Against Forgetting

PHDs, Freddie Mercury, and a Do or Die Moment: How Vantageous Stole DreamIt New York's Demo Day

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“You know, they call it a demo day, but there weren’t really a lot of demos,” Vantageous CEO Tim Novikoff said, as DreamIt New York’s demo day started to wind down. Novikoff demoed Vantageous’ video capture and editing tool just an hour earlier in a do-or-die moment that nearly ended...
PHDs, Freddie Mercury, and a Do or Die Moment: How Vantageous Stole DreamIt New York's Demo Day

Whack a Mole Marketing

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I watch people beat their marketing prospects all day. It’s easiest to watch them do it via Twitter. Pick any marketing you feel is filling your stream, click into them, and watch their recent tweets. If it’s a nearly endless stream of promotional tweets, what are you getting? Whack...
Whack a Mole Marketing
Taboola spices up video advertising with $15M

Get Ready to Watch the London Olympics Play Wack-A-Mole With the Internet

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Get your own. (Photo: flickr.com/jspatchwork) The first “Twitter Olympics” start Friday. And how is that going, so far? Let’s just say the games are off to a rocky start, and we’re popping popcorn in anticipation. As we’ve mentioned before, the International Olympic Committe rolled into town with a long list...
Get Ready to Watch the London Olympics Play Wack-A-Mole With the Internet

Megaupload Shutdown Boosted Digital Movie Revenues

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It is no secret that the MPAA was one of the instigators of the Megaupload investigation, which ultimately led to the shutdown of the company January last year. According to the Hollywood studios the file-hosting site kept people away from legal movie stores, and they now have some data to...
Megaupload Shutdown Boosted Digital Movie Revenues
The iPhone 5: a secret unkept

Sony RX100 sequel leaks in Japanese manual images, adds tilting screen, hot shoe and WiFi

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We were more than a little smitten with Sony's original RX100, a high-end Cybershot point-and-shoot housing a notable 1-inch 20.2-megapxiel CMOS sensor alongside a f/1.8 Carl Zeiss lens. It looks like there were enough customers that thought the same, because SonyAlphaRumors has gleaned several images from the manual for...
Sony RX100 sequel leaks in Japanese manual images, adds tilting screen, hot shoe and WiFi

"We'd compile and send to Bill the 'Newsfax,' a ten-page document with excerpts from what..."

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"We'd compile and send to Bill the 'Newsfax,' a ten-page document with excerpts from what we thought were the day's most important stories, op-eds, sound bites, and so on. We called it the Newsfax because it was easier to tell Bill we were faxing it to him than it was...
"We'd compile and send to Bill the 'Newsfax,' a ten-page document with excerpts from what..."

Does This Mole Look Weird? This App Will Tell You

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An app that tells you if your mole looks funny? That’s stupid, right? But for folks who are walking around with little mole-shaped timebombs on their skin, understanding the difference between skin features and cancer is a pretty big deal. Doctor Mole allows you to scan moles (using an AR...
Does This Mole Look Weird? This App Will Tell You

BPI Threatens To Sue UK Pirate Party Leaders Personally Due To Internet Proxy

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With the BPI (the UK equivalent of the RIAA) successfully getting access to The Pirate Bay blocked via many UK ISPs, it's apparently turned its quixotic sites to the UK Pirate Party for daring to set up a proxy -- as if there aren't hundreds, if not thousands, of other...
BPI Threatens To Sue UK Pirate Party Leaders Personally Due To Internet Proxy
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