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Facebook Launches a New and Simpler Version of Facebook Events

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Facebook has launched a new version of Facebook Events, simplifying the process of creating an event to one step.The most noticeable change is the newly-added ability to create events right from your home page. There is now a box (pictured top right) that allows you to type in what...
Facebook Launches a New and Simpler Version of Facebook Events

Google Moves Away From Large Navigation Drop Down Menu

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A few months ago, Google introduced a new navigation bar that was black and very large. It was part of the Google+ changes across Google’s properties. Last night, Google announced yet another change to that top bar navigation. The most noticeable change is that most of the main search options......
Google Moves Away From Large Navigation Drop Down Menu

Last.fm is testing a subtle but tasty redesign [Screenshots]

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Last.fm is currently prompting some users to try out a new design of parts of its site. While not a major departure from the current look, it is a welcome refresh for the site which has largely looked the same for a couple of years. A page explaining the changes...
Last.fm is testing a subtle but tasty redesign [Screenshots]

Tim Cook Likes to Eat Lunch With Random Apple Employees In The Cafeteria (AAPL)

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Tim Cook is doing at least one thing as CEO of Apple that Steve Jobs didn't like: He eats lunch with his employees. Adam Lashinsky reveals in his latest Fortune article that Cook "often sits down randomly with employees in the cafeteria at lunchtime." As Lashinsky points out, it's a...
Tim Cook Likes to Eat Lunch With Random Apple Employees In The Cafeteria (AAPL)

Facebook’s New S-1: The Impact Of An ‘Unfavorable Outcome’ In The Yahoo Lawsuit ‘Could Be Material To Our Business’

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Facebook just filed a new S-1 with the SEC. We’re sifting through what’s new but one noticeable change is the inclusion of commentary about Yahoo’s patent suit against Facebook. From the filing: “From time to time, we receive notice letters from patent holders alleging that certain of our products and...
Facebook’s New S-1: The Impact Of An ‘Unfavorable Outcome’ In The Yahoo Lawsuit ‘Could Be Material To Our Business’

YouTube hints at a cleaner, simpler redesign that closely resembles Google+

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YouTube could be getting a full redesign in the not so distant future, adding a Google bar along the top of the page and a fresh look that closely resembles the company’s aspiring social network, Google+. Earlier today OMG! Chrome! picked up on a post shared by Chand Hamal Thakuri...
YouTube hints at a cleaner, simpler redesign that closely resembles Google+
News360 Revamps Its iPad App: New Look, New Home Screen, New Reading Scores

Bing gives its social sidebar a makeover, makes it easier to find what you're looking for

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Even though it was only yesterday that Bing announced it was making some changes to the site's snapshot pane, today Redmond's search engine is coming back with a few additional tweaks. The most noticeable change is the redesigned social sidebar, which maintains its original purpose but trims a lot...
Bing gives its social sidebar a makeover, makes it easier to find what you're looking for
Flickr Gets A Makeover -- It's Been Supersized And Instagrammed
Facebook Redesigns Help Center To Suggest Answers, Completes Roll Out Of Support Dashboard

Facebook Testing HTML5 Video for iPad? Apparently Not

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A number of bloggers are today reporting a noticeable change to Facebook's website when viewed from the built-in Safari web browser on the Apple iPad: videos now work. Previously, videos appearing in a user's News Feed wouldn't play on the iPad due to Facebook's use of Adobe Flash technology, which...
Facebook Testing HTML5 Video for iPad? Apparently Not
Last.fm shifts gears to focus on key regions, paid subscriptions, & scrobbling

Ticketmaster Finally Dropping Captcha System...For Ad-Driven Captcha Clone

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I hate Captcha systems. Now, I don't only hate them because they're only mildy effective while being creatively annoying, but also because I'm a toaster-class Cylon and I consider them an affront to my intelligence. Okay, that isn't true, but the fact is that Captcha hasn't evolved all that much...
Ticketmaster Finally Dropping Captcha System...For Ad-Driven Captcha Clone

Grokr, The "Google Now" For iOS, Gets A Makeover; Announces Plans To Compete With The Real Deal On Android

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Grokr, the mobile app offering a “Google Now” like experience for iOS users, is today relaunching with a major redesign in tow. And even more notably, the company says that it’s planning to launch the app on Android, where it will soon compete against the real deal, so to speak....
Grokr, The "Google Now" For iOS, Gets A Makeover; Announces Plans To Compete With The Real Deal On Android

Personalized Magazine App Zite Refines Its New Design, Backtracks From Some Recent Changes

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Zite, the CNN-owned iPhone and and iPad app that offers aggregated content that’s personalized to your interests, launched a big revamp back in December. In some ways, Zite 2.0 was a success — for one thing, article views per user per day went up 11 percent. On the other hand,...
Personalized Magazine App Zite Refines Its New Design, Backtracks From Some Recent Changes

The Surface's first firmware update is here, bringing security and performance boosts

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It’s been a wild and woolly day in technology, but provided that you still have an ounce of interest left, and a Surface, get ready for some new software. Yes, if you have a Surface RT device, today is the day that you get your first real firmware update. Head...
The Surface's first firmware update is here, bringing security and performance boosts
The new and updated games of Windows 8

YouTube makes more changes to support content creators

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Like it or not, more change is afoot at Google’s widely successful video site. YouTube is following its controversial redesign of the home page with another channel-focused update, several video editing goodies, and some small concessions to member indignation Thursday. In furtherance of its new-found channel-centric vision, YouTube has refreshed...
YouTube makes more changes to support content creators

Hulu Plus for Android update improves player UI, expands compatibility

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The Hulu Plus app for Android has a new update, and the most noticeable change is that its player UI to closer match the one on its website and in iOS. It also brings features from those platforms like 10 second skip back and a preview thumbnail in the...
Hulu Plus for Android update improves player UI, expands compatibility
Redesigned Weather.com tells you exactly when the rain will stop

Pinterest rolls out its site redesign with easier access to boards and related content from a pin page

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Following a trial in January, Pinterest has launched a new look for its content-sharing social network today, which it says should start rolling out to users via an invite “soon”. The first noticeable change is to the close-up view of pins. Now, when a user looks at a webpage for...
Pinterest rolls out its site redesign with easier access to boards and related content from a pin page

Sites With Social Reading Apps Sacrifice Readers to Facebook

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There's wonderful news this week. Facebook's frictionless "social reading" apps have seen a devastating decline in traffic. It was tempting to just blame it on how much they suck, but as Josh Constine rightly pointed out, the real story is that Facebook turned off the traffic hose. The lack of control should...
Sites With Social Reading Apps Sacrifice Readers to Facebook

1000Memories Brings Its Photo-Scanning Shoebox App To Android, Revamps iPhone Version

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1000Memories, the startup that’s helping consumers get their old-fashioned printed photos online, is bringing its ShoeBox mobile application to the Android platform today, while also rolling out a completely revamped version of its iOS app. Both apps allow you to scan your old photographs simply by snapping a photo of them using...
1000Memories Brings Its Photo-Scanning Shoebox App To Android, Revamps iPhone Version
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