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Path Uploads Your iPhone’s Address Book To Their Servers Without A Peep

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What started as a bit of aimless tinkering for developer Arun Thampi ultimately unearthed something very surprising about personal life-sharing service Path. As a fan of the app, Thampi took it upon himself to look at the API calls that the app made to Path’s service and found that his...
Path Uploads Your iPhone’s Address Book To Their Servers Without A Peep
Test Drive Apple’s New Messages App Before Mountain Lion Launches

The rise of e-reading

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Summary of findings One-fifth of American adults (21%) report that they have read an e-book in the past year, and this number increased following a gift-giving season that saw a spike in the ownership of both tablet computers and e-book reading devices such as the original Kindles and Nooks.1 In...
The rise of e-reading

Cricket Will Sell The First Prepaid iPhones In The United States Starting June 22

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The crew of carriers that have been allowed to sell the iPhone has been growing steadily over the past few months, but today’s announcement from Cricket Communications wasn’t one most us expected to see any time soon. They revealed earlier this morning that they will start selling the iPhone 4...
Cricket Will Sell The First Prepaid iPhones In The United States Starting June 22

Dell spreads the Ivy Bridge love to new XPS 8500, Vostro 470 PCs (video)

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Not willing to let the new Alienware lineup have all the fun with Intel's Ivy Bridge rollout, Dell has seen fit to trot out a pair of new desktop systems using the new 22-nanometer chips. The XPS 8500 is arguably the center of attention here and comes with your...
Dell spreads the Ivy Bridge love to new XPS 8500, Vostro 470 PCs (video)
Startups: Money Orgies: Investors Who Love Them, and Entrepreneurs Who Don’t

HTC shares fall as profits tumble

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Shares of smartphone maker HTC fall on the Taiwan Stock Exchange after a sharp plunge in its profit for the first quarter....
HTC shares fall as profits tumble

Wintek's sales plunge hints at Apple's switch to in-cell iPhone touch panels

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Touch panel maker Wintek on Tuesday announced that its June sales were down an unusually high 33.6 percent month over month, signaling that the company may have lost out on key orders for Apple's next-generation products, namely a new iPhone rumored to have in-cell touch panel technology....
Wintek's sales plunge hints at Apple's switch to in-cell iPhone touch panels

HTC One X gets software update, minor fixes reported

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HTC One X owners, remember this number: 1.28.401.9. All right, you don't actually have to memorize the thing, you just have to go into the Software Updates section of your phone's settings to grab the decimal-happy upgrade for your beloved new smartphone. According to Android Central, the Android 4.0.3-based...
HTC One X gets software update, minor fixes reported

DealBook: Heirs to Old Money Plunge Into Tech

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Fresh from college and graduate schools, the children of some prominent dynasties are taking a different path, spurning their legacies in retailing, real estate and finance for a future in technology....
DealBook: Heirs to Old Money Plunge Into Tech

Elpida shares plunge 98% in Tokyo

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Elpida shares plunge 98% on the Tokyo Stock Exchange as investors dump stock after the company seeks bankruptcy protection....
Elpida shares plunge 98% in Tokyo

Tell HBO how much you’d pay for a standalone streaming service with Takemymoneyhbo.com

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Sites like Netflix and LoveFilm have shown that watching content via the Web doesn’t have to be all about Torrents and pirated content, but yet many of the most established names in broadcasting are still to fully take the plunge online. HBO is arguably the most significant among them, and...
Tell HBO how much you’d pay for a standalone streaming service with Takemymoneyhbo.com

Facebook Shares Rise

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Shares in Facebook gained in early trading after a two-day, 19% plunge....
Facebook Shares Rise

Google's Language Immersion Chrome extension translates random text to teach foreign lingo

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Berlitz may be the best way to learn a foreign language, but most of us have neither the time nor the ability to fully immerse ourselves in the vocabulary of another country. Hot on the heels of Gmail's automatic translation feature hitting the big time, Google's Translate team has...
Google's Language Immersion Chrome extension translates random text to teach foreign lingo
VLC 2.0.2 adds Retina display support, kills font cache, and more

Pandora Shares Plunge on Weak Forecast

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Pandora Media lost more than a fifth of its market value after the Internet radio operator's quarterly report renewed concerns about whether its growing user base and advertising revenue can offset its faster-rising costs....
Pandora Shares Plunge on Weak Forecast

Apple Thunderbolt Software Update causing sporadic errors, frozen boot screens

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Software updates can be a bit of a mixed bag -- just ask anyone who's ever been on the other side of a botched firmware install. While many users react with itchy trigger fingers to download the goods, the more prudent (read: hardened) prefer to hold off in the...
Apple Thunderbolt Software Update causing sporadic errors, frozen boot screens

Game shares crash as it misses out on Mass Effect 3 and Mario Party 9

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Shares in Game Group plunge 20% after it confirms it will not stock the potentially best-selling gamesSpeculation about the future of Game Group is mounting after it emerged that the struggling retailer will not to stock the potentially best-selling games Mass Effect 3 and Mario Party 9.This is another severe...
Game shares crash as it misses out on Mass Effect 3 and Mario Party 9

Warm weather drives greater acceptance of the planet's rising temperatures

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One of the biggest problems with discussing climate change is that a substantial fraction of the US public can't agree on basic facts. All indications are that the planet has warmed over the last century, yet polls have shown that anywhere from a fifth to a third of US...
Warm weather drives greater acceptance of the planet's rising temperatures

Virgin Mobile may be next up for pay-as-you-go iPhone parade on July 1st

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It might be that Cricket's iPhone deal is just the tip of the prepaid iceberg: insiders reportedly say that Sprint's pay-as-you-go brand Virgin Mobile will be taking the Apple plunge as well. Details of what it will cost are still very much unknown, although we'd look to Cricket's $500...
Virgin Mobile may be next up for pay-as-you-go iPhone parade on July 1st

PSA: Apple offering up to $320 if you trade in your iPad 2 in reuse and recycling program

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Eyeing the iPad 3, but have yet to take the pre-order plunge? Per The Next Web, your patience is about to be rewarded as Apple's updated its Reuse and Recycling program, which means owners of iPad 2s in "good condition" can sling them back to their maker in exchange...
PSA: Apple offering up to $320 if you trade in your iPad 2 in reuse and recycling program

Sprint’s $199 Galaxy Nexus Launches On April 22 With $50 Google Wallet Credit In Tow

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If they haven’t already done it, Sprint customers in need of an upgrade should make it point to circle April 22 on their calendars. Not only has Sprint chosen that day to launch their eco-friendly LG Viper, the nation’s third largest wireless carrier has just confirmed on Twitter that the...
Sprint’s $199 Galaxy Nexus Launches On April 22 With $50 Google Wallet Credit In Tow

Kohler VibrAcoustic baths bombard your senses with light and sound to drown out stress

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Bathtime isn't just for luxuriating in champs and bubbles as part of an MTV-guided tour of your Manhattan high-rise (we're looking at you Ms. Carey). It's also for taking some well-deserved time off to undo pent up stress and get yourself clean with the help of an audiovisual assault....
Kohler VibrAcoustic baths bombard your senses with light and sound to drown out stress
It’s Official: HTC’s EVO 4G LTE To Hit Sprint Shelves On May 18

T-Mobile to offer prepaid and monthly4G service at participating Dollar General stores

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Don't let Carly's leather skinsuit fool you -- Magenta may be rebranding with a focus on high-speed network flash, but it hasn't forgotten the budget base it's built upon. Starting this July, the operator's bringing its prepaid and monthly4G no contract plans to shoppers at over 6,000 Dollar General...
T-Mobile to offer prepaid and monthly4G service at participating Dollar General stores

Kindle Fire Update Brings Sharing, Book Extras, Print Replica Textbooks To The Masses

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Hey there, Kindle Fire owners — Amazon’s rolling out a brand new software update for you, and it packs quite a few worthwhile (and arguably overdue) tweaks for your budget-conscious tablet. Take sharing, for example. Oddly absent from the Kindle Fire at launch was the ability to share interesting snippets...
Kindle Fire Update Brings Sharing, Book Extras, Print Replica Textbooks To The Masses
My Airbnb Biz Got Me Evicted, Here's What I Learned
Firefox 14 For Android Graduates From Beta, We Go Hands-On

Insert Coin: Berlin Boombox recyclable cardboard stereo (video)

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In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit production. If you'd like to pitch a project, please send us a tip with "Insert Coin" as the subject line. It's been years since we've spotted a proper handle-sporting boombox on this...
Insert Coin: Berlin Boombox recyclable cardboard stereo (video)
Apple Reveals LTE iPads For Verizon, AT&T, Rogers, Telus, And Bell
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?