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Puppet CM tool can deploy, manage OpenStack clouds

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Puppet Labs has equipped its namesake open-source configuration management software with the ability to control OpenStack cloud deployments, the company plans to announce on Tuesday....
Puppet CM tool can deploy, manage OpenStack clouds
Review: Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal a mix of promise, pain

OUYA ships early backer consoles, staggers delivery over the weeks ahead

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OUYA is true to its word: the company has confirmed to us that it's shipping the first units of its namesake game console to the many, many people who crowdfunded at a tier high enough to set aside a production system. If you've received a tracking notice, you should...
OUYA ships early backer consoles, staggers delivery over the weeks ahead

Hyperkin Retron 5 plays the cartridges of nine classic consoles (video)

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Hyperkin has developed a reputation for modern takes on legendary game consoles that are often better than the real thing. If true, its just-unveiled Retron 5 is a nostalgia singularity. The hardware emulator can use its namesake five cartridge slots to play original games from no less than nine...
Hyperkin Retron 5 plays the cartridges of nine classic consoles (video)
Electric car manufacturer Coda files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

David Cameron joins Twitter

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Prime minister receives torrent of abuse after first post promising not to make 'too many tweets'David Cameron has signed up to Twitter, prompting users of the social networking site to inundate him with hundreds of hostile messages.The Tory leader clocked up more than 50,000 followers within hours of his debut,...
David Cameron joins Twitter

Live from Amazon's Santa Monica press conference!

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It's Amazon day! Greetings from sunny Santa Monica, CA, home of rusty Ferris wheels and namesake of at least one Everclear song we can think of off the top of our head. We're expecting big news from the online mega-retailer today -- after all, we flew across the country...
Live from Amazon's Santa Monica press conference!

LG unveils Tag+ and Optimus Tag smartphone with NFC

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LG has unveiled its Tag+ with NFC ahead of the World Mobile Congress. Very similar in concept to the Sony Xperia SmartTags revealed at CES 2012, LGís Tag+ allows users to take advantage of the NFC technology in certain LG smartphones to automatically set the phone into user-preset modes. In...
LG unveils Tag+ and Optimus Tag smartphone with NFC

Angry Birds Heikki: because F1 and fort-breaking games are like peanut butter and chocolate

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We've seen Angry Birds go into strange places both figurative and literal, but Formula 1 racing? That's a less natural mix than a peanut butter cup. As a way of backing race driver and fellow Finland native Heikki Kovalainen, Rovio has crafted Angry Birds Heikki, a free web game...
Angry Birds Heikki: because F1 and fort-breaking games are like peanut butter and chocolate

Magellan eXplorist 510 Marine Edition sets sights on boaters, out in time for Talk Like a Pirate Day

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Although the Magellan range of navigation devices is primarily used by landlubbers, it should be noted that the original Portuguese namesake for MiTAC Digital Corporation's line of portable GPS units earned his reputation by navigating on water. As such, the release of the new Magellan eXplorist 510 Marine Edition...
Magellan eXplorist 510 Marine Edition sets sights on boaters, out in time for Talk Like a Pirate Day

500 Startups Hires Shai Goldman in NYC, Pankaj Jain in New Delhi

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Dave McClure’s 500 Startups continues its expansion across the country and world today with two new partner hires: Shai Goldman in New York and Pankaj Jain in New Delhi. The firm is quickly closing in a portfolio large enough to meets its namesake. From what I understand, 500 Startups...
500 Startups Hires Shai Goldman in NYC, Pankaj Jain in New Delhi
Michael Cronan, marketing executive behind TiVo and Kindle brands, dies at 61

Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat learns habits, matches your neon decor (video)

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Honeywell has had WiFi-capable thermostats on the market for some time, but few of them would be a great match for home interiors that have escaped 1980s beige chic. The company's new Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat is going a long way toward bringing that design fully into the present century....
Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat learns habits, matches your neon decor (video)

Splunk Search Extended to Microsoft Active Directory

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Through a new plug-in, Splunk has extended the capabilities of its namesake machine data search engine so it can mine operational information about Microsoft......
Splunk Search Extended to Microsoft Active Directory

HP rolls special Pavilion dm1 in Alexandre Herchcovitch gold

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HP has ended a lull in its love of fashion-inspired PCs with the quiet introduction of a special Pavilion dm1 by Alexandre Herchcovitch. The variant on HP's crossover 11.6-inch notebook is covered inside and out by a gold pattern from its namesake Brazilian fashion designer. A matching sleeve case should...
HP rolls special Pavilion dm1 in Alexandre Herchcovitch gold

IEEE Spectrum magazine unleashes an app that is prime reading for the robot uprising

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OMG robots – right? Well if the robot uprising does come about, it might be sensible to do your homework before we have to answer to an army of mech masters. Tech magazine, IEEE Spectrum is helping us out on that with an iPad app that is all about the robots. With...
IEEE Spectrum magazine unleashes an app that is prime reading for the robot uprising

Logitech rolls out washable keyboard

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Logitech has unveiled its Washable Keyboard K310 that comes with a standard keyboard layout, F-keys and a number pad. The wired keyboard is notable for its namesake capability that allows it to be hand washed. To help with its longevity, Logitech has laser printed the key characters and UV coated...
Logitech rolls out washable keyboard

Rimac delivers Concept_One-based one-off, refuses to pull back the curtain

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What's that intriguing shape poking out from underneath the curtain? Rimac Automobili assures us all via its Facebook account that there's a Concept_One in there -- or, at least, a "one-off car based [on it]," marking the delivery of the company's much discussed and sometimes questioned 1,088 horsepower electric...
Rimac delivers Concept_One-based one-off, refuses to pull back the curtain

Fisker founder resigns over 'major disagreements' with management

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Fisker Automotive founder Henrik Fisker has resigned from his post as the firm's executive chairman. An email said to be sent by Henrik cites several unspecified "major disagreements" with the company's executive management on business strategy as the primary reason for abandoning ship. Reports suggest the decision was sparked...
Fisker founder resigns over 'major disagreements' with management

LG Optimus G Pro With 5-inch HD Display And Huge 3,000mAh Battery Shows Face In Japanese Leak

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The LG Optimus G Pro, a successor to LG’s flagship Optimus G smartphone, looks to be preparing for a Japanese launch at least, according a couple separate leaks this morning. Engadget has managed to secure a slide purportedly showing the phone’s design and listing its specs, and the Japan-based Blog...
LG Optimus G Pro With 5-inch HD Display And Huge 3,000mAh Battery Shows Face In Japanese Leak

Hawaii clears land use for the Thirty Meter Telescope, construction to start in 2014

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The Thirty Meter Telescope has been under development for more than a decade, but the sheer amount of land needed on Hawaii's Mauna Kea for its namesake main mirror has proved problematic: locals have formally challenged the multi-university effort over concerns that it might damage both the environment and...
Hawaii clears land use for the Thirty Meter Telescope, construction to start in 2014
From Minor Ventures To Big Leagues — Keep Your Eye On Ron Palmeri’s Latest Firm, MkII Ventures

BeetBox drops a beat with a side of Raspberry Pi, and other plant puns (video)

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Sometimes the plays on words are unavoidable -- in fact, they form the very heart of Scott Garner's recent musical creation. His BeetBox turns six of its namesake root vegetables into drum pads through SparkFun capacitive touch sensors, all of which are controlled by (what else?) a Raspberry Pi....
BeetBox drops a beat with a side of Raspberry Pi, and other plant puns (video)

Weekend Reading: The Facebook Era by Clara Shih

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We've been on a "leveraging social media to boost your brand" trend lately with our Weekend Reading series here at ReadWriteStart; we previously brought you Gary Vaynerchuk's Crush It! and just last week we covered Butow and Bollwitt's Blogging to Drive Business. This week we continue this trend and additionally...
Weekend Reading: The Facebook Era by Clara Shih

Breathometer lets phone users keep alcohol in check from a keychain (video)

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Who knew that smartphone owners were suddenly such temperate drinkers? Just days after Alcohoot unveiled its take on a phone-friendly breathalyzer, Breathometer is here with its own way to watch our tipsiness. The namesake, FDA-approved gadget will plug into the headphone jack of an Android or iOS device and...
Breathometer lets phone users keep alcohol in check from a keychain (video)

Stanford Ovshinsky, inventor of the NiMH battery, passes away at 89

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On Wednesday night, Stanford Ovshinsky, inventor of the nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) battery, passed away at the age of 89 due to complications from cancer. The Akron, Ohio native may not be a household name, but there's a good chance that many of your electronics have been powered by his...
Stanford Ovshinsky, inventor of the NiMH battery, passes away at 89

Samsung confirms Galaxy S4 Mini with 4.3-inch screen, 1.7GHz processor

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Samsung has revealed the Galaxy S4 Mini before its June 20th event, following various rumors and leaks about its existence. The smaller version of its namesake seems on paper to be a mid-range smartphone, complete with its 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED screen and unnamed dual-core 1.7GHz processor supported by 1.5GB...
Samsung confirms Galaxy S4 Mini with 4.3-inch screen, 1.7GHz processor

ASUS Transformer Pad TF300 now shipping for $379

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Arriving as expected, the ASUS Transformer Pad TF300 was given more concrete US launch details on Sunday. The entry Android 4.0 tablet is available now in a blue variant for $379 with 16GB and Wi-Fi. A 32GB version costs just $399, and the namesake notebook-like dock adds $149 to either...
ASUS Transformer Pad TF300 now shipping for $379

Splunk search extended to Microsoft Active Directory

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Through a new plug-in, Splunk has extended the capabilities of its namesake machine data search engine so it can mine operational information about Microsoft Active Directory deployments....
Splunk search extended to Microsoft Active Directory

Marvel heroes take up residence at Hong Kong Disneyland

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Marvel’s superheroes are descending on Disneyland in Hong Kong. Reported by The Hollywood Reporter, the just-announced “themed area” will be the first in the world when it arrives in “the coming few years.” People have speculated about theme park crossovers since Disney bought Marvel back in 2009, and now,...
Marvel heroes take up residence at Hong Kong Disneyland
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