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Branching Out: How Josh Miller Went From Princeton Dropout to Alley Darling in Just Nine Months

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Mr. Miller (joshm.co) On a recent Wednesday afternoon, Josh Miller, the precocious 21-year-old Princeton dropout behind Branch, one of tech’s most buzzed-about new startups, took The Observer on a tour of the Obvious Corporation, a growing operation helmed by the cofounders of Twitter that advises and invests in an elite...
Branching Out: How Josh Miller Went From Princeton Dropout to Alley Darling in Just Nine Months
Larry Ellison Is Selling This $28.5 Million Lake Tahoe House (ORCL)

Historian finds tech bubble that didn't pop (180 years ago)

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Histories of speculative bubbles are popular these days, in large part because they have driven our economy for the last two decades. First came the tech bubble, whose quasi-utopian promises drew in billions of investment dollars, only to pop its cork in 2000, dragging the United States into a...
Historian finds tech bubble that didn't pop (180 years ago)

How IBM Brings the Masters to Golf Fans

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The Masters Golf Tournament got under way today and will run through the weekend. While last year’s tournament was overshadowed by the controversy involving whether or not IBM CEO Ginni Rometti should be granted membership at Augusta National — an honor generally extended to every IBM CEO before her —...
How IBM Brings the Masters to Golf Fans

Booting Up: A Good Look Around Mars Edition

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<3 (Photo: Domain Gang) Craigslist has taken a step back from becoming the Internet asshole, dropping exclusive license to all posts. [EFF] How your tech story promotion sausage gets made. [New York Times] Here’s a 360 panoramic view of Mars taken by the Curiosity rover. It is riveting. [Wall Street...
Booting Up: A Good Look Around Mars Edition

Google updates New York Street View with 9/11 memorial

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Street View now offers a panoramic view of the memorial honoring victims of 9/11. [Read more]...
Google updates New York Street View with 9/11 memorial

New Colonoscopy Tool Is Just Like Google Street View but for Your Butt

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Much more appealing than the inside of your colon. (Photo: Google Maps) There’s Google Street View for mountains and museums, but one thing Google still hasn’t managed to neatly chronicle is the inner workings of your digestive system. The company may not be getting into the medical business any time soon,...
New Colonoscopy Tool Is Just Like Google Street View but for Your Butt
Go offline with Google Maps for Android

Google dives deep to bring underwater photos of the Great Barrier Reef this September

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Your next trip to the Great Barrier Reef could be from the comfort of your home now that Google's partnered with Caitlin SeaView Survey, the University of Queensland's Global Change Institute and the Underwater Earth organization to document this amazing ecosystem. Equipped with a special underwater camera capable of...
Google dives deep to bring underwater photos of the Great Barrier Reef this September

Check Out Condition One, The New iPad Video App Mark Cuban Invested $500K In

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Condition One is a new iPad video app, with heavy backing ($500,000!) from Mark Cuban. Condition One can be used as a stand alone app or integrated into existing apps, giving users a new way to interact with photos and video. Condition One videos are shot from all angles, so...
Check Out Condition One, The New iPad Video App Mark Cuban Invested $500K In
iOS 6 Panorama feature compatible with dual-core iPhones

Microsoft delivers Photosynth panorama app to Windows Phone

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The company's application is available for free, and lets customers stitch together several photos into a single panoramic view. [Read more]...
Microsoft delivers Photosynth panorama app to Windows Phone

Mary Meeker's Internet Trends 2013

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If you want to know what's ahead in the technology industry, Meeker's report offers a panoramic view of the future based on real data. [Read more]...
Mary Meeker's Internet Trends 2013

NASA's Rover Captures Gorgeous Panoramic View of the Martian Landscape

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But it's not from the rover you think. Don't forget about Opportunity, who's been exploring the planet for eight years....
NASA's Rover Captures Gorgeous Panoramic View of the Martian Landscape

Instagram passes 100M monthly active users, marking growth of 11% in just 40 days

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Popular photo sharing network Instagram has announced that there are now 100 million monthly active users, marking 11.11% growth in just over a month since its announcement of 90M MAUs last month. Instagram crosses the 100M mark just two and a half years after its 2010 launch. Instagram was said to...
Instagram passes 100M monthly active users, marking growth of 11% in just 40 days

Enjoy Paris in All of Its 26-Gigapixel Glory

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Having been to Paris, I can tell you that it’s a city you won’t be able to fully fathom in a week or a month – it takes a lifetime to see all the city has to offer. This was before, of course, this amazing 26-gigapixel panorama of Paris...
Enjoy Paris in All of Its 26-Gigapixel Glory

VP of Design at Nokia interviewed by The Guardian

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The Guardian has interviewed Marko Ahtisaari (seen above), executive vice president of design at Nokia. Being responsible for the look and feel of the Lumia family of handsets, Ahtisaari was questioned on how the unique polycarbonate body design (Lumia 800 and 900) came to be, the partnership (and integration) with...
VP of Design at Nokia interviewed by The Guardian
Watch Curiosity's Mars landing again, this time in high-resolution

PanaCast Video Conferencing System Shows Panorama is Good for More Than Photos

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If you’ve ever had to dial into a video conference for work, you know what a painful experience it can be. Staring at the back of people’s heads and struggling to see presentation materials doesn’t make for a fun time. But one company is hoping to change that by thinking...
PanaCast Video Conferencing System Shows Panorama is Good for More Than Photos
Google Maps makes peaking inside stores easier

Abstract Christmas tree electrifies Brussels with spellbinding light show

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An enormous abstract Christmas tree has been unveiled at the center of Brussels, though some are displeased with the city's modern take on holiday tradition. Created by French collective 1024 Architecture, the "Abies Electronicus" is an 82-foot steel-ribbed installation that replaces the real pine tree typically on display at...
Abstract Christmas tree electrifies Brussels with spellbinding light show
The panoramic view of GamesBeat 2012

Startups: Keep It Simple, Stupid

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Why some startups soar to great heights while others stumble and fall is almost impossible to answer without digging into the detail of each, on a case-by-case basis. So many factors affect success — from funding and timing, to experience, execution, competitive landscape and even luck. There is also the...
Startups: Keep It Simple, Stupid

Google Maps and Google Earth for Android updated

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Both the Google Earth and Google Maps for Android apps were updated with a several new features. Google outlined the new features available in the latest release of Maps on its Lat Long Blog. Among them: offline maps for more than 150 countries and a new Compass Mode for...
Google Maps and Google Earth for Android updated
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?