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Eyeing $4.5B In Sales This Year, Phone Maker Xiaomi Looks To Emulate A 340-Year-Old Chinese Medicine Company

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Who do the idols idolize? Lei Jun, the CEO of Android handset and OS maker Xiaomi, is arguably the face of tech entrepreneurship in China as a long-time angel investor and serial entrepreneur behind companies like Amazon-acquired Joyo.cn and the recently IPO-ed YY. He’s been called the “Steve Jobs of...
Eyeing $4.5B In Sales This Year, Phone Maker Xiaomi Looks To Emulate A 340-Year-Old Chinese Medicine Company

Around The Interwebs with (jeff)isageek – March 4th

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Shared Google: Desktops Will Be Irrelevant in Three Years’ Time. Shared Mobile Local Social – Updates. Shared 12challenge: If you could be any flavor of ice cream, what flavor would you be?. Shared Twitter Sees 347% Growth in Mobile Browser Access. Shared Foodspotting Is A Location-Based Game That Will...
Around The Interwebs with (jeff)isageek – March 4th
Google Collectibles Week: limited edition in-game content for Android devices

Netbook OS Maker Jolicloud Switches From Mozilla Prism To Chrome For Web Apps

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Jolicloud, the French startup founded by well-known European entrepreneur Tariq Krim that produces a custom Linux-based operating system for netbooks, has just announced on its blog that it will be releasing a solid beta version of the OS later this month. In a fairly surprising move, the company also...
Netbook OS Maker Jolicloud Switches From Mozilla Prism To Chrome For Web Apps

Facebook Is Done Giving Its Precious Social Graph To Competitors

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Of all Facebook’s data sets, it’s the social graph that’s truly unique. It’s spent nine years getting you to confirm who you know, and apparently it’s sick of handing over your friend list to competitors. This week it cut off both Twitter’s new photo app Vine and messaging app Voxer from Find...
Facebook Is Done Giving Its Precious Social Graph To Competitors

Apple Faces Patent Infringement Suit Over Siri

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Apple was hit with a patent infringement lawsuit (read it below) over Siri, the Cupertino, California company’s computer voice search-and-speak technology inside newer iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch devices. The twist in this case, however, is that patent holder Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute isn’t the one suing. Instead, the plaintiff is...
Apple Faces Patent Infringement Suit Over Siri
Designer Matias Duarte on steering the “ocean liner” that is Android
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