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Facebook finally fixes its freakishly slow iOS app

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You know how the Facebook app on your iPhone pretty much sucks? The social network has heard your complaints. On Thursday Facebook rolled out a broad rewrite of the code behind the super-slow and constantly frustrating Facebook iOS app that’s intended to speed up its performance so it’s twice as...
Facebook finally fixes its freakishly slow iOS app

Finally, LinkedIn Gives Its Professional Crowd A Native Blackberry App

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As a professional social network, LinkedIn hasn’t ignored the mobile interests of its 60 million plus users. The company has consistently updated its sleek iPhone app, recently launching a new version. Last fall, LinkedIn announced that a powerful BlackBerry app would be on its way. And the app is an...
Finally, LinkedIn Gives Its Professional Crowd A Native Blackberry App

Social Apps Are Late to the Windows 8 Party

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Microsoft had a big day last week with the launch of Windows 8, the single largest change to the company’s legacy operating system since 2009. But social apps — one of the most popular app categories — aren’t showing up to Microsoft’s launch party. Neither Facebook nor Twitter have built...
Social Apps Are Late to the Windows 8 Party
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"Why can't you do that with any phone? If you look at what's going on now, it's like railroads in the..."

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"Why can't you do that with any phone? If you look at what's going on now, it's like railroads in the 1800′s. People were using different gauged rails. Your cars would literally not run on those rails." - That was then-Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch during a chat at Web 2.0 Expo in...
"Why can't you do that with any phone? If you look at what's going on now, it's like railroads in the..."
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Exclusive: Digg’s iPhone App Launches Tomorrow [SCREENSHOTS]

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Digg’s much anticipated native application for iPhone is set to make its debut tomorrow, Mashable has learned. We’ve obtained a few screenshots, which you can check out below.More to come …Tags: digg, iphone...
Exclusive: Digg’s iPhone App Launches Tomorrow [SCREENSHOTS]

With Recent Mobile Updates, Twitter Continues the Push Downmarket

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Much of our attention earlier this week was focused on Twitter’s smartphone app update, a nice polishing of the company’s already decent iOS and Android applications. But there’s another crucial market that Twitter isn’t ignoring: Feature phone customers. Twitter reminded us as much with a series of small yet significant...
With Recent Mobile Updates, Twitter Continues the Push Downmarket

Digg Launches its Android App

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Fresh off launching its iPhone app – which quickly vaulted to #1 news app in the App Store – Digg is out today with its native application for Android.The features are quite similar to those offered on iPhone, with the ability to browse top, recent, and upcoming stories, Digg...
Digg Launches its Android App

To Reach A Different Kind Of Shopper, Men's Styling Service Trunk Club Arrives On iPhone

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Personal styling and retail platform Trunk Club is going mobile. After finding that around 40 percent of its website traffic is now coming from mobile devices, and around 75 to 80 percent of that comes from iOS devices in particular, the company is today introducing its first consumer-facing native application for iPhone....
To Reach A Different Kind Of Shopper, Men's Styling Service Trunk Club Arrives On iPhone

Windows Now Welcome to the GitHub Hacker Party

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GitHub's Mascot: the Octocat Image: GitHub The cool and popular GitHub source-code sharing site just got a little easier to use. On Monday, GitHub released its first client for Windows, giving users an easier way to set up a Git source code repository on their PC that can then be...
Windows Now Welcome to the GitHub Hacker Party
Rabbit's group video chat launches private beta test
The iPhone is one step closer to becoming a true Google-phone

Review: CloudMagic Lives Inside Windows 8

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CloudMagic has gone Metro. The excellent search service, which I've been a fan of since it made its debut in 2010, is now available as a native application for Windows 8's Metro interface. CloudMagic's Windows 8 edition still delivers super-speedy, accurate search results across a host of services, but...
Review: CloudMagic Lives Inside Windows 8

At 40, Atari gives eight classics to everyone for free...with touch controls through a browser

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This morning, Atari announced that for the 40th anniversary of the game company it would release eight classic titles, completely remade to support touch controls, for browsers. Microsoft provided Internet Explorer 10 and Windows 8 as the framework, and helped build the games from scratch specifically for HTML5 (the...
At 40, Atari gives eight classics to everyone for free...with touch controls through a browser

New Chromebooks: Google Tries Again to Make a Cloud-Based Computer Enough

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Google today releases new versions of its cheap personal cloud computers that promise to be much faster with a less frustrating interface. The Chromebook and Chromebox, made by Samsung, come a year after the launch of the first Chromebooks, which have not been widely adopted. The new Chromebook is an...
New Chromebooks: Google Tries Again to Make a Cloud-Based Computer Enough

VIP Wordpress Users Just Got Some Cool New Tools To Play With

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WordPress is now partnering with Uppsite along with eight other services that will enhance the content publishing experience of large-scale sites in WordPress.com’s VIP SaaS Hosting program. These VIP clients include top media companies, sports leagues and Fortune 500 companies, which in total generate one billion page views each month. The...
VIP Wordpress Users Just Got Some Cool New Tools To Play With

Zuckerberg: This Is 'The Biggest Strategic Mistake We've Ever Made' (FB)

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Facebook's mobile application was originally based on a web-based software called HTML5, but it was pretty bad. In fact, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said building Facebook's mobile app on HTML5, which was slow and clunky, was "the biggest strategic mistake we've ever made" on stage at TechCrunch Disrupt. Facebook spent...
Zuckerberg: This Is 'The Biggest Strategic Mistake We've Ever Made' (FB)

First look: Apple's Clock app comes to iPad with iOS 6

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The iPad will gain a new native application when users upgrade to iOS 6: The Clock software previously found on the iPhone....
First look: Apple's Clock app comes to iPad with iOS 6

After A Change Of Heart, WhatsApp Officially Debuts On BlackBerry 10

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When BlackBerry 10 launched, it did so with a dearth of big-name applications available in its BlackBerry World content portal. Even now some companies (I’m looking at you Netflix) continue to shy away from the platform, but at least one company has changed their tune on the BlackBerry 10. After...
After A Change Of Heart, WhatsApp Officially Debuts On BlackBerry 10

Google+ is finally getting a native tablet app on Android

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As Google’s social network service Google+ comes up on its first anniversary, the company is finally ready to launch a native application for its Android OS platform. “We now have more users engaging with Google+ from mobile than desktop. That’s a significant situation, and we take it seriously,” said...
Google+ is finally getting a native tablet app on Android
HBO Go kinda comes to Apple TV (via Airplay)

Nokia unleashes Windows Phone 8 on the new Lumia 920

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Nokia’s new Lumia 920 hardware has already been analyzed in detail, but its software played a major role in the joint Microsoft and Nokia announcement. Windows Phone 8 (WP8) is finally taking shape as pre-production devices were being demoed and even made available for limited hands-on. Microsoft has taken a...
Nokia unleashes Windows Phone 8 on the new Lumia 920

Google's Forthcoming Chat Client "Babel" Shows Up All Over The Web In Screenshots, Bug Reports, Forums & More

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Google Babel, the forthcoming unified messenger service from Google that’s all but confirmed thanks to a number of screenshots, bug reports, developer forum posts and more, is now being said to only include Google Talk, Google Hangouts and Messenger in its initial release. Google Voice integration, apparently, is on the...
Google's Forthcoming Chat Client "Babel" Shows Up All Over The Web In Screenshots, Bug Reports, Forums & More

Twitter Releases Windows 8 App

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Twitter on Wednesday released its first native application for Windows 8, Microsoft’s most recent operating system overhaul. The release incorporates many Windows 8-specific functions into the Twitter experience, including “snap view,” a heavy emphasis on photos and full use of Microsoft’s signature “Live Tiles” notifications....
Twitter Releases Windows 8 App

Some Impressions and Benchmarks from Chrome on iOS

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Earlier today, Google announced Chrome for iOS (iPhone and iPad), and thanks to Richard Gaywood finding a direct link to the App Store, I got the chance to play around with it in-between a busy schedule of sessions and meetings at I/O 2012. Chrome on iOS weighs in at 12.8 MB...
Some Impressions and Benchmarks from Chrome on iOS

Android fragmentation also a challenge for Web developers

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Fragmentation remains an issue for third-party Android application developers. The wide spread and slow rate of adoption for new versions of the operating system prevent developers from being able to use the latest APIs. But native application developers aren't the only ones who are feeling the pain. A prominent...
Android fragmentation also a challenge for Web developers
40M users later, Viddy arrives on Android
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SugarCRM: Speed, Search and the Data Deluge

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Sugar CRM is launching a new user interface as part of Sugar 6. It comes with a focus on what is becoming a prerequisite: an emphasis on speed, search and deeper integration with third party applications and mobile devices. The speed issue is one that SaaS providers always seek to...
SugarCRM: Speed, Search and the Data Deluge
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