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Facebook completes one-column Timeline rollout, says users now adding 200m items daily to the new sections

Google Play Store update on Android brings post-install suggestions, translations

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Google likes to stealthily roll out Google Play Store updates for Android users on a frequent basis, whether it's to add new sections or to encourage a little more impulse shopping. We'd put a brand new revision in that last camp. The 3.10.9 tweak no longer just leaves us...
Google Play Store update on Android brings post-install suggestions, translations

Facebook roundup: Bing social search, PMD policies, Open Compute Summit, more

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Facebook shares back below $30 - Wall Street was apparently unimpressed with Facebook’s Graph Search announcement. Facebook shares, which surged past $31 last week in anticipation of the company’s first big press event since going public, closed today at $29.66, down 6.5 percent from Monday. The share price began to drop immediately...
Facebook roundup: Bing social search, PMD policies, Open Compute Summit, more

Samsung Reportedly Debuting Stores-Within-A-Store At Best Buy Locations For Galaxy S4 Launch

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Samsung will reportedly be launching Samsung Stores in select Best Buy locations ahead of the Galaxy S4′s U.S. launch, a new report from Geek.com claims. The new sections, which will occupy spots close to the mobile department, will feature Samsung branding throughout and highlight a number of Samsung products, not...
Samsung Reportedly Debuting Stores-Within-A-Store At Best Buy Locations For Galaxy S4 Launch

Flipboard adds iBookstore perusing to iOS app

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The company says that users will be able to browse 25 new sections containing books across a wide array of genres. [Read more]...
Flipboard adds iBookstore perusing to iOS app

StumbleUpon Relaunch Aims for More Social Discovery

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Web discovery site StumbleUpon rolled out its revamped look widely on Tuesday, adding new sections aiming to increase user activity and discovery. It’s a refresh combining the most social aspects of sites like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest, complete with the addition of a more visually oriented homepage. Users can now...
StumbleUpon Relaunch Aims for More Social Discovery

Mary Meeker looks to "wallet, healthcare, and education" for growth

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Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker released an updated version of her widely-read “Internet Trends” report Monday, tweaking former trends and adding new ones in her analysis of the future for internet and mobile technology. Meeker’s update includes her report initially released in May. The new sections focus on the impact of...
Mary Meeker looks to "wallet, healthcare, and education" for growth

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

YouTube updates its Creator Playbook to boost engaging content

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YouTube has released the second version of its Creator Playbook, Google’s video platform announced today in a blog post written by its audience development strategist Ryan Nugent. First released in July 2011, YouTube Creator Playbook includes tips, tricks and advice for content creators who upload videos on the platform. While part...
YouTube updates its Creator Playbook to boost engaging content
Redesigned Gmail for Android begins rolling out to users

Apple combats Netflix with Apple TV Genius suggestions for movies and TV shows

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Apple has issued an update to its Apple TV software that ads the Genius feature to its Movie and TV sections, reports Appleinsider. It seems clear that this was always coming, but in practice it makes a ton of sense as a counterpart to Netflix’s recommendation engine. The new sections...
Apple combats Netflix with Apple TV Genius suggestions for movies and TV shows

Facebook finishes rolling out 'Sections' to people's profiles, brings ratings, activities and apps to your timeline

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In mid-March Facebook announced that it would be updating its Timeline design with a focus on users' interests and app activities. Now the the new "Sections" are finished rolling out and you should be able to find them in the left-side of your profile. Now users can rate books,...
Facebook finishes rolling out 'Sections' to people's profiles, brings ratings, activities and apps to your timeline
Peel Announces AllPlay TV, A Remote Control For Netflix, DVR, And (Eventually) More

Google Bookmarks Adds Lists So You Can Share Even More Links

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Google is trying in so many ways to catch up on the sharing front. It wants you to share more links through Google properties such as Gmail, Google Reader, Google News, and Google Buzz. Today, it is adding a new sharing feature to Google Bookmarks. You can now organize...
Google Bookmarks Adds Lists So You Can Share Even More Links

Regator Revamp Adds Blog Trends, Monitoring, More

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In the last few years, much of the Web's focus has trended toward social networks and microblogging, and away from more traditional blogging. Twitter and Facebook are on the tips of most people's tongues, even when those sites often serve as much to link to news and blogs elsewhere, in...
Regator Revamp Adds Blog Trends, Monitoring, More

Why Your Company Is Screwed If You Don't Go Social (CRM)

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We're in the middle of a massive social revolution, says Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff. It's bleeding into whole new sections of our lives and revolutionizing the way people operate in ways that IBM and Microsoft could have never dreamed of, he said at a Cloudforce presentation in San Francisco...
Why Your Company Is Screwed If You Don't Go Social (CRM)

Fresh Design Brightens Evernote 5

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Ever miss the simplicity of file cabinets and manila folders? Although today’s digital lifestyle is supposed to be easier, it can quickly turn into a muddled mess of out-of-sync devices, forgotten account passwords and misplaced files. Since its debut in 2008, Evernote has tried to change that. This free service...
Fresh Design Brightens Evernote 5
Google's latest Think Quarterly issue explores 'Open' information and technology
Google Explains How Search Works, Complete With Live Spam Slideshow

Facebook rolls out user Timeline redesign including new sections for movies, books, apps and more

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Facebook today announced a wide rollout of a Timeline redesign some users got access to last month. The new layout puts a user’s posts and life events on the right, and their About info and app activity on the left. This reduces the need for users to look back and...
Facebook rolls out user Timeline redesign including new sections for movies, books, apps and more
Why I admire the OC Register, even though I disagree with almost everything they are doing
App Store's new sections still don't solve discovery problems

Apps Have A New Place On Facebook Newsfeed

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Facebook is making content from apps more prominent by giving them sections in the left column of timeline and on the About tab. Facebook Apps will have more of a place on users' newsfeed, the social media network said Wednesday. Posts and life events now appearing on the right...
Apps Have A New Place On Facebook Newsfeed
Holiday Apps categories begin appearing in Apple TV menus: Mistakes or preview of what's to come?

Facebook tests new ways to encourage users to add movies to their 'watched' lists

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Facebook is testing new sidebar modules to prompt users to share the movies they have seen. With the latest Timeline redesign Facebook has given users an About page with sections for movies, music, books and more. Instead of only displaying the items people “like,” these sections will show what users have “read,”...
Facebook tests new ways to encourage users to add movies to their 'watched' lists
Facebook Now Lets You Rate Movies, TV, And Books As It Finishes Rolling Out Timeline App Sections
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?