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Mug Me Please: Rutgers Mashes Up Instagram and Google Street View
Windows 8 on the desktop—an awkward hybrid

'Introverted' Evernote pairs with messaging app Kakao Talk (and its 90 million users)

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It's not all WhatsApp and LINE. If you're in Korea, then your messaging app of choice is most likely to be Kakao Talk, and Evernote hopes that allying with the app will expand its remit and boost its presence in Asia. The team-up looks set to bring Evernote's services...
'Introverted' Evernote pairs with messaging app Kakao Talk (and its 90 million users)
Apple Announces iTunes Fesitval 2012, free shows from Usher, Norah Jones, & Jack White

Erkek Paketi Wants To Be The 'Manpacks Of Turkey' With Subscription Service For Mens Socks, Underwear & More

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Strikingly similar to U.S. startup Manpacks, Turkey’s Erkek Paketi offers a subscription e-commerce service that delivers mens underwear, socks, t-shirts, shaving products and condoms on a monthly, two monthly or three monthly schedule. Like its North American inspiration, it’s tapping into the preconception that men don’t enjoy shopping — at...
Erkek Paketi Wants To Be The 'Manpacks Of Turkey' With Subscription Service For Mens Socks, Underwear & More

Online Shoe Retailer Spartoo Marches On With €25 Million Series C, Led By Sofina, To Bolster European Growth

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European online footwear and bag retailer, Spartoo — the ‘Zappos of Europe’ — has raised €25 million ($32.5 million) in Series C funding led by investment holding company Sofina. Existing investors A Plus Finance, CM-CIC Capital Privé, Highland Partners and Endeavour Vision also participated in the round. The company has raised €45 Million...
Online Shoe Retailer Spartoo Marches On With €25 Million Series C, Led By Sofina, To Bolster European Growth

WTFJeans Have Special Pockets for All Your Gadgets

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If you were ever frustrated by the lack of iPhone/iPod Touch pocket on your jeans, here’s a treat for you: wtfJeans. This freshly launched indie jeans brand was just a blueprint 3 months ago, but things happen fast on the Internet, and now you can order them from the...
WTFJeans Have Special Pockets for All Your Gadgets

New Update Brings Collaborative Editing To Google Docs Android App

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It’s safe to say we’ve all been in a situation where a few extra pairs of eyes could come in handy, and the folks at Google know just how that feels. In an effort to give people that backup when they need it, they’ve just pushed out a useful...
New Update Brings Collaborative Editing To Google Docs Android App

Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 hands-on at CES 2013

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The wearables market is becoming a growing obsession here at CES 2013 -- and it's been the first chance we've got to handle the Vuzix M100 -- its new lightweight set of smartglasses. It'll have some stiff competition from Google's incoming effort, although the premise is a little different...
Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 hands-on at CES 2013

Study: Twitter Is Not a Very Social Network

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According to a group of researchers at Korea's Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Twitter is not a very social network. After analyzing over 41 million user profiles and 1.47 billion follower/following relationships, the researchers concluded that only 22% of all connections on Twitter are reciprocal. On Flickr, this number...
Study: Twitter Is Not a Very Social Network

Obama Gives a Shout-Out to MEET, the Israeli-Palestinian Youth Tech Project

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When we heard about a project that pairs Israeli and Palestinian teens to learn about tech and business, we were immediately intrigued. After learning more, we made MEET (Middle East Empowerment Through Technology) one of the original Global Voices at the D: Dive Into Mobile event scheduled for last fall....
Obama Gives a Shout-Out to MEET, the Israeli-Palestinian Youth Tech Project

YouTube Android app lets users find videos on their phone, play 'em on Google TV with one click

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There are a lot more folks digging the YouTube Leanback experience these days, what with most many more sets packing Google TV than ever. Today, team YouTube has released an update to its Android app that makes it easier than ever to find videos on your phone and watch...
YouTube Android app lets users find videos on their phone, play 'em on Google TV with one click

Eyejusters double-lens glasses offer DIY vision correction

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U.K.-based company wants you to help send pairs of its $40 self-adjusting glasses to developing nations. [Read more]...
Eyejusters double-lens glasses offer DIY vision correction

Engadget Giveaway: win a pair of V-Moda CrossFade M-100 headphones!

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Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer -- and if you're like us, that means it's time for some sweet summer sounds. It's fitting, then, that V-Moda is our giveaway partner this week. The headphone manufacturer has three pairs of wired CrossFade M-100s up for grabs. These $300...
Engadget Giveaway: win a pair of V-Moda CrossFade M-100 headphones!

Flickr Suffers Outage Four Days After Major Revamp

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It appears Yahoo-owned Flickr has suffered the first significant outage after its major revamp. People online are reporting the site going down, with some tweets marked as early as 5:30PM PDT, says TNW. That was about six hours ago, at time of writing. Flickr also tweeted its acknowledgement of the site going...
Flickr Suffers Outage Four Days After Major Revamp

First Google Glass Explorer Editions begin to arrive; here is the unboxing and first consumer video

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Last week, we reported that the Explorer’s Edition of Google Glass would begin to ship out next month, but today, the first pairs of glasses are beginning to arrive. As Matt Abdou, Brandon Allgood and Cecilla Abadie post on Google+ pictures their prize, along come the first unboxing pictures. According the...
First Google Glass Explorer Editions begin to arrive; here is the unboxing and first consumer video

Meet "The Ultimate Droid": Droid DNA

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Verizon and HTC on Tuesday rolled out one last Android smartphone ahead of the holiday rush, the latest hero device of the pairs’ successful Droid franchise. At an invitation-only event in New York City, the two companies pulled the tarp off the HTC Droid DNA, a handset HTC President Jason...
Meet "The Ultimate Droid": Droid DNA
ZTE's Grand X IN pairs Medfield and Android 4.0 for the first time, launching next month

BuzzFeed partners with CNN and sets aside 'low eight-digit sum' for new YouTube channel

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BuzzFeed is accelerating ahead with plans to broaden its presence and storytelling after it partnered with CNN to launch a new YouTube channel that will feature broadcast content specifically designed to be shared across social platforms. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, BuzzFeed COO Jon Steinberg said the company will invest ”a...
BuzzFeed partners with CNN and sets aside 'low eight-digit sum' for new YouTube channel

Visualized: photos of the glass block you get when you pre-order Project Glass

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$1,500? That's a lot for some highfalutin' glasses, but we just couldn't resist. After wrapping up with the keynote, both myself and Darren Murph hopped in line and signed up for our very own pairs of Project Glass Explorer Edition devices. After completing a not-particularly-thorough sign-up process -- which,...
Visualized: photos of the glass block you get when you pre-order Project Glass

New Dell PowerEdge: More power, deeper management

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First look: 12-gen, 2U Dell PowerEdge R720xd pairs hardware heft with first-rate remote management tools...
New Dell PowerEdge: More power, deeper management
5 reasons why the future of Hadoop is real-time (relatively speaking)

Nikon debuts new 18-300mm VR lens, brings highest zoom range yet to its DSLRs

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The latest telephoto zoom lens from Nikon packs in the highest zoom ratio we've seen on an APS-C or DX lens. The Nikkor 18-300mm f/3.5-5/6 G ED VR cranks up the zoom to 16.7X, but pairs this with the aperture range of its existing telephoto lenses, ready for some...
Nikon debuts new 18-300mm VR lens, brings highest zoom range yet to its DSLRs

Disney Pairs RFID Chips, iPads for FastPass Update

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Guests can test the new system, which involves FastPass cards containing RFID chips, with cast members tracking traffic via iPad....
Disney Pairs RFID Chips, iPads for FastPass Update

PSA: Sony SmartWatch now available in the US for $150

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What's the most useful smartwatch of them all? If you guessed Sony's, you've got reason to smile: we just got word that it's finally available here in the US of A. As expected, the SmartWatch costs $150, while those colorful (read: not black) wrist bands are priced at $20...
PSA: Sony SmartWatch now available in the US for $150
T-Mobile will soon offer a rad new Windows Phone 8 handset

LG's Flagship Optimus G Slated To Hit AT&T And Sprint Shelves Later This Year

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LG’s last big (and I mean big) smartphone release around these parts was the Intuition, a funky phablet that many a critic panned. Thankfully, the company’s straight-laced follow-up — the nicely spec’d Optimus G — was revealed earlier this month, and now both AT&T and Sprint have signed on to...
LG's Flagship Optimus G Slated To Hit AT&T And Sprint Shelves Later This Year

ZAGG intros a pair of Bluetooth keyboard cases for the iPad, three pairs of gaming headphones

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Sometimes at trade shows we see funky-looking Windows 8 devices, other times we see bags filled with a morphing rainbow colors and sometimes we see things whose importance falls somewhere in the middle. That's the situation ZAGG finds itself in this week, as it tries to win attention at...
ZAGG intros a pair of Bluetooth keyboard cases for the iPad, three pairs of gaming headphones

SOL Republic's Tracks HD headphones - funky, great sound...and indestructible?

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I don’t know about you, but I’ve got a bit of a love-hate relationship going on with headphones. I love them insofar as I need them. I have three pairs, as it happens – one rather chunky set of over-ear headphones for home, which cost me around £30 ($50), I...
SOL Republic's Tracks HD headphones - funky, great sound...and indestructible?

Whoa! The Best Video You'll Find of Venus Traversing the Sun

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Over six hours on June 5-6, 2012, the Solar Dynamics Observatory captured a rare event -- the transit of Venus -- in crisp detail. NASA's Goddard multimedia site describes the process: This event lasted approximately 6 hours and happens in pairs eight years apart, which are separated from each...
Whoa! The Best Video You'll Find of Venus Traversing the Sun
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