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"Shadier Than Ever"

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"Shadier Than Ever": Nilay Patel of The Verge (once again) brings up a few good points about the Instagram TOS fiasco. As he points out, the new TOS was actually worded much better than the old one. But the tech press blew it and caused a panic over basically nothing....
"Shadier Than Ever"

Gavin Andresen Launches Non-Profit Bitcoin Foundation to 'Standardize, Protect and Promote' Bitcoin

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Mr. Andresen, approaching baller status. (Photo: Facebook) Bitcoin may have just gotten an upgrade. TruCoin developer Gavin Andresen announced today on the Bitcoin Talk forums that he has launched a non-profit, modeled on the Linux Foundation, that will seek to “help people exchange resources and ideas [about Bitcoin] more freely.” If...
Gavin Andresen Launches Non-Profit Bitcoin Foundation to 'Standardize, Protect and Promote' Bitcoin

Why Amazon needs a bigger Kindle Fire, as explained by Steve Jobs

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A new report adds fuel to the rumor that Amazon.com will release a new Kindle Fire with a larger screen, rivaling the size of the iPad, later this year. The report by AllThingsD cites a research note in which a Pacific Crest Securities analyst raises his Kindle Fire sales estimates...
Why Amazon needs a bigger Kindle Fire, as explained by Steve Jobs
Tim Cook: 'I'm not interested in being in the console business'

Judge Grants David Einhorn's Motion Against Apple

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David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital has won a court order preventing Apple from holding a proxy vote on a proposal that would stop the company from being allowed to issue preferred stock. Einhorn had sued Apple in a federal court in Manhattan arguing that its proxy statement violated SEC rules that...
Judge Grants David Einhorn's Motion Against Apple

Apple to spend $10 billion on innovation, expansion in 2013

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This year, Apple will spend $10 billion investing in its future. That's a huge increase over last year, and it obliterates the popular notion that the company is drifting off into a highly competitive market with no real plans for innovating in the future....
Apple to spend $10 billion on innovation, expansion in 2013

Professional Boxer Gets Trolled On Twitter, Shows Up At Guy's House

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Sadly, for my purposes at least, internet trolls aren't always as entertaining as the antics of On press Inc. In fact, often times childish and uncreative trolling can produce some really unfortunate results. In particular, I'm recalling the twitter troll whose efforts culminated in a SWAT team and TV...
Professional Boxer Gets Trolled On Twitter, Shows Up At Guy's House

The Case Against Google, The Definition Of "Evil", And The Wrong Choice

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The Case Against Google, The Definition Of "Evil", And The Wrong Choice: You’ve probably already read it from the 1,000 others who have linked to it, but just in case, I’ll add to the chorus: read Mat Honan’s take on Google in its current form. The most interest takeaway to...
The Case Against Google, The Definition Of "Evil", And The Wrong Choice

The New SEO = Social Engagement Optimization

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SEO is not dead. As with all living things, SEO is always evolving. While many in the search community are witnessing and acknowledging the evolution, they cling to the notion that SEO only stands for “Search Engine Optimization.” The concept of search dates back to the days of cavemen... Please...
The New SEO = Social Engagement Optimization
Apple and Amazon want to let you resell your digital stuff (if that even makes sense)

So Microsoft Apparently Wanted To Distract Us From The Yammer Deal With A Bunch Of Shiny Objects (MSFT)

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What we've heard: Microsoft has indeed agreed to buy Yammer, as we first reported last week. But it doesn't want to talk about it until late June or early July. That's because it just unveiled its fancy Surface tablets and new version of Windows Phone, and it wants us to...
So Microsoft Apparently Wanted To Distract Us From The Yammer Deal With A Bunch Of Shiny Objects (MSFT)

Pink Floyd to Pandora: Shut up, you crazy cubic zirconium

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In an open letter to Pandora, three members of the rock band decry the notion that they (or anyone) should accept an 85 percent reduction in royalties. [Read more]...
Pink Floyd to Pandora: Shut up, you crazy cubic zirconium
Blue Devil: two US senators fight to keep the spy blimp project alive

Judge Koh declines to rule on Apple's FRAND defenses against Samsung for lack of a need

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Judge Lucy Koh, the federal judge presiding over two Apple v. Samsung lawsuits in the Northern District of California, has just issued her first ruling on issues raised at the post-trial hearing held a week ago (on December 6, 2012). It isn't even a ruling in a narrow sense: the order...
Judge Koh declines to rule on Apple's FRAND defenses against Samsung for lack of a need

Why this app maker targeted Windows Phone first, and what happened after that

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Christopher Ross views the mobile world a little differently than most entrepreneurs. He worked at Microsoft for the better part of a decade, in positions including U.S. enterprise sales director, responsible for Windows and Office deployment and adoption. He started his own technology consulting business in 2010 and was later...
Why this app maker targeted Windows Phone first, and what happened after that

iPads Running iOS 6.0 at Apple's Campus Showing Up in Web Logs

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With iOS 5.1 apparently sitting in a holding pattern awaiting the launch of the iPad 3, it should be no surprise that work is well underway on iOS 6.0, the next major update which should appear to the public later this year if past history is any indication. Ars Technica...
iPads Running iOS 6.0 at Apple's Campus Showing Up in Web Logs
Report: Apple floats settlement talks in patent disputes

Google Music Is Bleeding

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Google Music Is Bleeding: Pretty much everything Wayne Rosso says (extending upon what Greg Sandoval previously said) rings true except for the notion that Google might pull the plug on the service so soon. That would make too much sense.  Also, the idea that Google Music is not taking off...
Google Music Is Bleeding
My Teenage Son Does Not Know How To Mail A Letter - I Blame Technology

FreedomPop rumored to introduce iPhone case with free WiMAX service

www.engadget.com
Lending a bit of credence to the notion that it'll have life beyond LightSquared, an insider at FreedomPop is now suggesting that it'll debut a case for the iPhone 4 / 4S that features a WiMAX radio, hotspot capabilities and delivers a free (albeit, limited) data service. This rumored...
FreedomPop rumored to introduce iPhone case with free WiMAX service
BII REPORT: Why The Rise Of Phablets Matters

30% of Facebook users inn India are mobile-only

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About one third of Facebook's users in India appear to access the service from a mobile phone only, supporting the notion that many people in developing countries first experience the Internet through a mobile device rather than a PC....
30% of Facebook users inn India are mobile-only

There's A Big Misconception About How Companies Become Tech Savvy

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Being among the best in your industry in digital has been shown by a Capgemini Consulting/MIT report to significantly boost profits. So how do you get there? According to Didier Bonnet, Capgemini's Global Practice manager, it's not the common narrative, that young, tech savvy leaders promote technology from the bottom...
There's A Big Misconception About How Companies Become Tech Savvy

Physical rewards from companies like Kiip will change the way that apps are developed

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When you hear about winning “rewards” while using apps, you’re probably thinking about badges in Foursquare or points in a game. Companies like Kiip are not only changing the way we’re rewarded inside of games, they are changing the way that developers are thinking about creating apps entirely. The best...
Physical rewards from companies like Kiip will change the way that apps are developed
For Web design, Warby Parker says chill, don't do too much

IT GETS WORSE FOR APPLE: UBS Cuts Price Target (AAPL)

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Apple's stock is sinking again this morning. UBS analyst Steve Milunovich is cutting his price target to $700 from $780, and reducing his earnings estimates for the first three calendar quarters of next year. This is the second big bank to cut its Apple price target this week. Jefferies cut...
IT GETS WORSE FOR APPLE: UBS Cuts Price Target (AAPL)

Microsoft Talking to Apple About Being a Search Option on the iPhone, Not Google Replacement

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Correcting yet another post-first-and-ask questions later rumor, sources tell BoomTown that–as has been previously reported many times–Microsoft and Apple have been in long-term talks about adding the Bing search service as a prominent option on the iPhone and not as a replacement of Google. Currently, Google (GOOG) is the...
Microsoft Talking to Apple About Being a Search Option on the iPhone, Not Google Replacement

Tesco experiments with free movie and TV streaming for Clubcard members

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Brits who shop enough at Tesco to be on a first name basis with the clerks may soon have a reward that doesn't require leaving home. The UK retail chain is currently testing Clubcard TV, a web-based movie and TV streaming hub that would be a free perk of...
Tesco experiments with free movie and TV streaming for Clubcard members
Samsung shows off Ultra Touch and Ultra Convertible ultrabooks

Notion Ink Adam – hands-on video of the Android tablet to beat

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Notion Ink Adam – hands-on video of the Android tablet to beat
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?