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A Beginner’s Guide to Made-for-Internet TV

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Web video is expanding right now, and though a lot of attention is paid to episodes of network TV shows like Lost or The Office that you can stream online, there’s an emerging wealth of content made just for the web. There’s going to be even more of it...
A Beginner’s Guide to Made-for-Internet TV

Interviews From the Seat: Charmin's Social Media Team Tweets About Poop Whether You Like It or Not

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(Photo: Twitter) Yesterday afternoon, BuzzFeed writer Ryan Broderick discovered that Charmin, the toilet paper brand famous for its cuddly spokesbears, had a Twitter presence. Not only that, but the company appeared to literally livetweet the bodily functions of its community management team. To use Oreo’s parlance, it was a “brave”...
Interviews From the Seat: Charmin's Social Media Team Tweets About Poop Whether You Like It or Not

Nokia and SAP team up on TwoGo ride-sharing platform

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SAP has launched a cloud-based corporate ride-sharing platform called TwoGo, with Nokia providing the location component. The service is for companies that want to quickly roll out a ride-sharing scheme for their employees – as is generally the case with such schemes, the advantages range from greater environment-friendliness to lower...
Nokia and SAP team up on TwoGo ride-sharing platform

Kaspersky launches all-in-one security tool for SMBs

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Petr Merkulov explains Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business. Companies have to manage security across a wide range of issues and threats. Operating systems and applications have to be patched and updated. Active monitoring needs to be in place to identify and block malware threats. Data needs to be protected...
Kaspersky launches all-in-one security tool for SMBs
Want to see the market potential of Vine? Check out Mass Relevance's new socially driven digital mosaic

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Internet: a web for the world | Editorial

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For now this must be a battle between philosophies. It must be a web not for the consumer, but for the citizenThe chance to construct a new society is the stuff of dreamers and proselytisers. It is centuries since every readily habitable corner of the earth was populated, and constructing...
Internet: a web for the world | Editorial

What stays in Vegas: how Nevada's online gambling law will -- and won't -- change social gaming

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Nevada became the first state in the country this week to allow online gambling with a new law that gives the green light to poker and other games. The law is intended to keep Nevada out in front of rival New Jersey but will not do much for social game...
What stays in Vegas: how Nevada's online gambling law will -- and won't -- change social gaming

Mobile devices are the new frontier for botnets and DDoS attacks

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Pop quiz: What has a dual or quad core processor, gigabytes of potentially sensitive data, and very fast Internet connectivity? The default answer is "a PC." But, if you responded with "smartphone" or "tablet" you would also be correct--and that blurred distinction is not lost on cyber criminals. The...
Mobile devices are the new frontier for botnets and DDoS attacks

LeVar Burton Hands-On With The New Reading Rainbow App [TCTV]

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As you may have read minutes ago here on TechCrunch, there’s a brand new iPad app on the market that brings the best of the Reading Rainbow show that many of us loved so much as kids to the current generation of budding bookworms. So it was a real...
LeVar Burton Hands-On With The New Reading Rainbow App [TCTV]

7 stories to read this weekend

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Gore Vidal, a preeminent American writer, passed away this week. In his honor I have cobbled together some essential reading about the great writer. Of course, there are some other articles that would make perfect summer reading too. Hope you enjoy these. Esquire‘s Mike Sager visits Gore Vidal and hangs out...
7 stories to read this weekend

Drawbridge Raises $6.5M to Drive Cross-Platform Advertising

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San Mateo-based startup Drawbridge, helmed by CEO and founder Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan, is announcing a $6.5 million Series A financing round today, from Kleiner Perkins Caulfied & Byers and Sequoia Capital. The formerly stealth startup wants to take on cross-platform online advertising, something Sivaramakrishnan called the “Holy grail” of modern marketing....
Drawbridge Raises $6.5M to Drive Cross-Platform Advertising

Guardian Open Weekend: two days of smashing science and technology

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We're throwing open our doors on 24 and 25 March to host talks and debates about the frontiers of particle physics, neuroscience and the law, and host masterclasses on podcasting, journalism, web tools and photographyDo you have a burning question about the Higgs boson, supersymmetry or the standard of the...
Guardian Open Weekend: two days of smashing science and technology
Newsmakers 2012: Asteroid miner Chris Lewicki points Planetary Resources to a new industry in space

Microsoft pokes it head into location-based ads with Windows Phone’s Local Scout

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I’m not sure that this is breaking news, but it’s the first that we have heard, or seen of it, so consider this post a PSA at minimum. Location-based information is increasingly useful, and used, making the process of monetizing services that employ the data variety a new frontier. Services...
Microsoft pokes it head into location-based ads with Windows Phone’s Local Scout

A guide to protecting your information on the New Facebook

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Filed under: Security, Features, Web services, Social Software By now, you've probably heard that Facebook has made some big changes that affect your privacy. However, you might not know what they are. So far, the changes have been explained in the language of the people that they benefit: companies and...
A guide to protecting your information on the New Facebook

Anonymous Mobile Social Network Gets Venture Backing

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BlockChalk, the anonymous location-based social networking service, just announcedthat it is now a venture-backed startup. BlockChalk's investors include Battery Ventures, Mitch Kapor, Harrison Metal, Founder Collective, Joshua Schachter, Josh Stylman, Tom McInerney, and David Liu. The company, which focuses on giving neighborhoods a a forum to share information, plans to...
Anonymous Mobile Social Network Gets Venture Backing

Forget iPad Mini - Tencent Has Just Released a Mega Tablet

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Wondering how Apple can possibly build on its record-shattering valuation? Look at what Tencent is doing in China. The Internet giant – which has a market cap of close to $58 billion – has today launched what it calls “the world’s first large screen mobile entertainment smart cloud product.”...
Forget iPad Mini - Tencent Has Just Released a Mega Tablet

'Oops, My Shirt's Out of Batteries': The New World of Wearable Tech

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Fashion's new frontier involves LED lights, fiberoptic fabrics, and electrified threads. Please use a JavaScript-enabled device to view this slideshow Things in the world that, at this point, don't run on batteries: love, laughter, unicorns. And that's pretty much it. We are, as a culture, increasingly battery-powered. Rather than simplifying...
'Oops, My Shirt's Out of Batteries': The New World of Wearable Tech
VineTune, An Ever-Changing Music Video Made Up Of 6-Second Vines
Big brother's watching: Half of users don't like brands listening in on social media
2-D books are over: Augmented reality breathes new life into the classics
Researchers open door to electronics made from single layers of atoms

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Asteroid Is New Frontier for Mining

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Planetary Resources will outline a plan to cut years and billions of dollars off current ideas of pursing mining in space by setting up a competition to have private space companies do the mining....
Asteroid Is New Frontier for Mining
Product testers go on social media "missions" - a new frontier in content marketing

Tech's New Frontier...In Our Dreams

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From smarter TVs to Ultra-HD films, here are some still-pie-in-the-sky concepts that would make for a banner year in gadgetry....
Tech's New Frontier...In Our Dreams

Spammers Now Phishing via Google Docs

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This guy. In a new SecureList blog post, Kaspersky Lab researcher Vicente Diaz has described a new frontier in a relatively old online scam. Phishers, tired of building fake websites to lure victims into unintentionally giving away email addresses, passwords or even financial information are beginning to use Google Docs...
Spammers Now Phishing via Google Docs

Angry Birds Space Lands At Last

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Bird-lovers and pig-haters, today is your lucky day: Rovio has finally pushed the button on the launch of its newest installation of its hugely successful Angry Birds franchise: Angry Birds Space. The game — which Mighty Eagle Peter Vesterbacka told us last week will be its biggest launch yet —...
Angry Birds Space Lands At Last

Space Is the New Frontier of the 2012 Presidential Campaign

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A Romney presidency, the candidate says, would "rebuild NASA" without more funding....
Space Is the New Frontier of the 2012 Presidential Campaign
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