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"Converging Metadata Standards in Cultural Institutions: Apples & Oranges" - #ala10 - http://j.mp/au3a4T

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"Converging Metadata Standards in Cultural Institutions: Apples & Oranges" - #ala10 - http://j.mp/au3a4T

Pinterest bigger than Tumblr? Depends who you ask, and where you draw the line

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It’s a strange game, comparing the relative size of websites. The pageview, once the key metric that ruled them all, is in decline as technology leaves it slowly in the dust, gripping several ’90s business plans as it fades away. And yet we do it anyway, mostly because it’s fun,...
Pinterest bigger than Tumblr? Depends who you ask, and where you draw the line

Which company is worth more: Zynga or THQ?

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Source: Dean TakahashiZynga CEO Marc Pincus THQ and Zynga have both been giants in their time. THQ’s revenues peaked at $1.03 billion in its 2008 fiscal year. Zynga’s sales last year were above $1 billion. But times have changed, and now the stock market values both companies at virtually zero....
Which company is worth more: Zynga or THQ?
Why Was Andrew Mason Tweeting Cryptically About A Lack Of Oranges Before He Was Fired?

fuckyeahmovieposters: The Godfather by Jeferson...

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fuckyeahmovieposters: The Godfather by Jeferson Barbosa Oranges....
fuckyeahmovieposters: The Godfather by Jeferson...

WWDC 2012 sells out in 2 hours. At $1600 a ticket. At 5:30am Pacific time.

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Apple’s annual World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) was announced earlier this morning, at 5:30am PDT, with a ticket price of $1600… and it sold out in less than 2 hours. It took Apple 10 hours to sell out last year, so this is five times faster. Though it’s an...
WWDC 2012 sells out in 2 hours. At $1600 a ticket. At 5:30am Pacific time.

Touch Publishing Platform Onswipe Now Reaching 10M Monthly Active Users On iOS

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Onswipe, a startup that helps publishers build websites optimized for iPads and other touchscreen devices, is closing out what sounds like a big year. Content published through the Onswipe platform reached 44 million unique visitors over the course of the year, the company says, and it’s now reaching 10 million...
Touch Publishing Platform Onswipe Now Reaching 10M Monthly Active Users On iOS

Curly hair shampoo

www.guardian.co.uk
Lock out frizz and make your curls shineWhen my hair is overdue a visit to the hairdresser (most of the time) and it's been through the wars (ie unwashed and unloved – a maximum of eight days once, but let's not go there), there are some super shampoos that bring back...
Curly hair shampoo

Nokia Tottering At The Top Of Mobile Rankings; Apple Leading Smartphones

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With most of the major handset makers having reported earnings for the quarter that ended in December, analyst houses are laying out their rankings in global smartphone and overall mobile shipments. Nokia (NYSE: NOK) has just about managed to keep its top position overall, while Apple’s phenomenal quarter has...
Nokia Tottering At The Top Of Mobile Rankings; Apple Leading Smartphones

Amazon Feels The Profit Squeeze

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Amazon Feels The Profit Squeeze: Just to follow up, Amazon has released their numbers. As expected, net income doesn’t look great — $177 million, down 58 percent year over year. But at least it’s not a loss (which Amazon had warned it might be). That $177 million is on sales...
Amazon Feels The Profit Squeeze

SquareHub emerges with high-profile backers and a goal to connect families

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Dave Cotter is a divorced father of three girls — a busy guy who struggles to keep up with his family’s hectic schedule. “My ex wife and I were just looking for a better way to stay coordinated,” says Cotter, a well known entrepreneur who previously served as a general manager...
SquareHub emerges with high-profile backers and a goal to connect families

Netflix: "House of Cards" Is Its Most Watched Program

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Taking a page from Amazon’s Kindle playbook, Netflix says its homegrown series “House of Cards” is its most watched title, but declined to give any numbers. “I dont want to give ratings because it is a real apples-to-oranges comparison with network ratings,” Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos said, speaking...
Netflix: "House of Cards" Is Its Most Watched Program
You've never seen Saturn like this before
Google+: Those who try it, like it (more than Facebook, apparently)

CEO Andrew Mason Replaced By Eric Lefkofsky And Vice Chairman Ted Leonsis At Groupon

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Andrew Mason, CEO and founder of Groupon, has just been replaced by Executive Chairman Eric Lefkofsky and Vice Chairman Ted Leonisis will take over the new position of Office of the Chief Executive. They will serve as interim co-CEOs while they hunt for a replacement to take over permanently. Here’s...
CEO Andrew Mason Replaced By Eric Lefkofsky And Vice Chairman Ted Leonsis At Groupon

The App Store Is A Republic

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It comes down to this fundamental question: How much responsibility do you want for the workings of your device? The religious divide between iOS and Android hinges on this point. There are nerds - and I always use the term affectionately - whose nerdliness hinges upon that responsibility. Without it,...
The App Store Is A Republic
300-step Rube Goldberg machine sets new world record (video)
Windows 8 Peaked In Early December And Then Went Flat (MSFT)

Windows 8 Release Preview Shows Improved Media Apps, Same Bipolar Interface

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Microsoft may be listening to its customers, though the final preview edition of Windows 8 before the product ships this fall indicates that it turned its customers' volume knob down to about two. Today's release, with its improvements to Start screen customizability, shows that Microsoft is at least slightly aware...
Windows 8 Release Preview Shows Improved Media Apps, Same Bipolar Interface

"Net Income Decreased 96%"

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"Net Income Decreased 96%": Amazon's Q2 numbers are wild. And the release is just odd (why the quote about Amazon Prime, exactly?). Sales were up, but: Net income decreased 96% to $7 million in the second quarter, or $0.01 per diluted share, compared with net income of $191 million, or...
"Net Income Decreased 96%"

TeamSnap Online Sports Management Platform Acquires Weplay For An Undisclosed Amount

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TeamSnap, a company that provides tools for managing sports teams, has today announced that it is acquiring Weplay, a social networking site for athletes, parents and coaches to help facilitate coordination for events, games, practices, etc. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Trinity Ventures-backed startup, Teamsnap, is...
TeamSnap Online Sports Management Platform Acquires Weplay For An Undisclosed Amount

4 Million In 3 Days

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4 Million In 3 Days: Frederic Lardinois reporting for TechCrunch from Microsoft's Build developer conference: Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced that Microsoft sold 4 million Windows 8 updates since the operating system went on sale last Friday. That's 4 million in 3 days. Solid, right? Sure. Though it has to...
4 Million In 3 Days
'Fruit Ninja Kinect' sells 500,000 on 360, 'Jetpack Joyride' downloaded 14 million times

Surface Pro vs. the world: How much PC can you get for $1000?

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Looks can be deceiving, and that's definitely the case with Microsoft's upcoming Surface Pro tablet. At first glance, the Surface Pro seems barely different than the Surface RT. Thicker, sure, but a casual once-over could miss that detail, and it otherwise mimics the size and aesthetic of its ARM-powered...
Surface Pro vs. the world: How much PC can you get for $1000?
Inside the Iron Man armor with the HUD's designer

Samsung breaks out oranges in Apple patent offense

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Samsung begins to make its case that Apple is infringing on a trio of its feature patents on a multitude of devices. [Read more]...
Samsung breaks out oranges in Apple patent offense

Amazon and Apple: Two Tablet Makers, Two Drastically Different Fourth Quarters

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The Amazon Fire is selling really, really well. So well, in fact, that the tablet market is often characterized as being a two-horse race between the tricked-out Amazon e-reader and Apple’s iPad. But when it comes down to the numbers, the two companies couldn’t be more different, like comparing Apples...
Amazon and Apple: Two Tablet Makers, Two Drastically Different Fourth Quarters

The Slow Decay Of The Microsoft Consumer

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Five years ago, Microsoft reported revenue of $14.398 billion. They reported a profit of $6.589 billion. Last week, for the same quarter, Microsoft’s revenue was $17.407 billion. Their profit was $6.374 billion. The company is still growing, but not fast. And they’re actually making less money. Compare that with Apple....
The Slow Decay Of The Microsoft Consumer
There's Already An Apple In The Games Industry: The Games Industry

Wait! Now Someone's Saying Apple Is NOT The Most Valuable Company Of All Time (AAPL, MSFT)

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A media critic at the Columbia School of Journalism claims that Apple's market cap isn't an all-time record and that Microsoft's 1999 record still stands. That's because no one reporting on the story has adjusted Apple's market cap for inflation. "Apple's $622 billion market cap is a nominal record, which...
Wait! Now Someone's Saying Apple Is NOT The Most Valuable Company Of All Time (AAPL, MSFT)
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