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Lyatiss isn't French for IT's holy grail, but maybe it should be

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Lyatiss, a startup that came out of a French research consortium wants to create a new communication layer designed for the cloud and the upcoming world of federated apps. The idea is to use software installed on servers in different clouds — Amazon Web Services to start with — to...
Lyatiss isn't French for IT's holy grail, but maybe it should be

Iterations: SnapChat's Success Challenges Many Silicon Valley Assumptions

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Editor’s Note: Semil Shah is a contributor to TechCrunch. You can follow him on Twitter at @semil. Yesterday, it was confirmed — SnapChat raised a big round of funding. By now, everyone also knows that SnapChat is a new communication medium, a phenomena reflecting a desire for ephemerality, and the...
Iterations: SnapChat's Success Challenges Many Silicon Valley Assumptions

An open letter to leaders of companies who block employee access to social media

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Dear Sir or Madam: I understand your fears and worries. I really do. It’s risky out there where employees may say something they shouldn’t that brings the wrath of a regulatory agency upon your head, where links from Facebook pages lead to sites that exist solely to infect your network,...
An open letter to leaders of companies who block employee access to social media
Mural.ly gets collaborative, lets teams create and manage multi-media pinboards
Escape From Message Hell

Obamacare: Shining a Light on Dark Days in Heathcare Tech

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Entrepreneurs, developers, designers, listen up: Obamacare needs you, and it can’t wait until 2014. Healthcare technology has to catch up, and quick, to be ready for 30 million Americans newly insured under Obamacare. Within a week of the Supreme Court decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act, state governments have...
Obamacare: Shining a Light on Dark Days in Heathcare Tech

Is Microsoft Challenging Google on HTTP 2.0 with WebSocket?

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Back in 2009, Google began an industry discussion about a prospective upgrade to HTTP protocol - the application that enables the Web over the Internet. The concept is called SPDY, and to date, conventional wisdom held that while some are skeptical of Google's motives, as a concept, SPDY was running...
Is Microsoft Challenging Google on HTTP 2.0 with WebSocket?

AT&T launches new developer APIs to bring voice and text to web and mobile apps

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Today at its developer event on Las Vegas, AT&T announced a number of new developer tools that should grant those working with its technologies and on its platform new creative latitude. The new Call Management API, powered by Tropo and Ericsson, extends where a customer’s phone number can be used: thus,...
AT&T launches new developer APIs to bring voice and text to web and mobile apps

Back to the future: What if the 'mass media' era was just an accident of history?

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When it comes to the traditional media business, there is often a pervasive nostalgia for “the good old days,” when a handful of newspapers and TV networks ruled over the media landscape and profitability was so taken for granted that huge family dynasties with names like Sulzberger and Bancroft were...
Back to the future: What if the 'mass media' era was just an accident of history?
Will there be multiple versions of the next Xbox?

With 140 million active users and 340 million tweets per day, Twitter is officially mainstream

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Hot on the heels of Twitter’s 6th birthday, the company has released some stats that shed light on just how much it has grown since 2006. According to Twitter, the site has more than 140 million active users, with over 340 million Tweets per day. This means that a jaw-dropping...
With 140 million active users and 340 million tweets per day, Twitter is officially mainstream

The future of high-tech advertising

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Advertising — the art and science of diverting and targeting attention on a specific object or service — is one of the oldest and most mature industries in the world. For as long as humans have had anything to trade, be it crops, tools, or even their bodies, advertising has...
The future of high-tech advertising

Hipstamatic attempts to revive mobile photographers with the launch of social app Oggl

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With the exploding popularity of Instagram, the social photo app that now counts more than 100 million monthly active users, it could be easy to forget that you ever shared your iPhone photos any other way. But remember Hipstamatic? The iPhone-exclusive app was one of the early ones that captured...
Hipstamatic attempts to revive mobile photographers with the launch of social app Oggl
Google’s Sergey Brin: China, SOPA, Facebook Threaten the ‘Open Web’
Path 3: The leading private social network gets more personal, more human, and more money

Why Is It So Easy For Trolls To Be Rude Online?

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Between the seemingly endless comment trolling and tweeting of what you had for lunch, it might be time to take a step back and reconsider what you share online. Daniel Post Senning is the spokesperson for The Emily Post Institute, which exists to provide etiquette advice and workshops to corporations...
Why Is It So Easy For Trolls To Be Rude Online?

12 simple steps to safer social networking

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Confession time: I'm an inveterate social media junkie. From Facebook to Instagram to Diaspora, whenever a new communication platform rolls around--or comes back around--I'm ready to leap aboard. But social networks are amazing and terrifying in equal measure. You can reach thousands of people worldwide with a single Twitter update,...
12 simple steps to safer social networking

Travelocity Gnome Now Roaming on Foursquare

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Already moonlighting on Chatroulette, the beloved Travelocity Roaming Gnome has decided to participate in the location-sharing movement as well, and will be updating followers about his exotic whereabouts on Foursquare.The move rounds out the Gnome’s social media portfolio — which, in addition to Chatroulette, includes a very active presence...
Travelocity Gnome Now Roaming on Foursquare
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