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Samsung Announces Plans for iPad Challenger

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Samsung is the next consumer electronics manufacturer to come out swinging against Apple’s iPad. A senior executive confirmed plans to release a “slate PC” during the second half of this year.The key differentiating points for this tablet will address what Samsung feels are two major shortcomings of the iPad:...
Samsung Announces Plans for iPad Challenger

This 18-Slide Pitch Landed Payment Startup Dwolla $16.5 Million

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Dwolla, a startup that makes it easy and cheap for businesses to collect payments, just raised a $16.5 million Series C round. The company charges $0.25 per transaction, not a percentage like credit card companies, and it has processed more than $1 billion to date.  Top VC firm Andreessen Horowitz...
This 18-Slide Pitch Landed Payment Startup Dwolla $16.5 Million
Google and other tech companies deny PRISM surveillance claims, NSA says claims 'inaccurate' and not used domestically
5 Business & Design Tools Every Tech Freelancer Should Learn
VMware's SlideRocket finds a home with ClearSlide
Pulitzer winner Jennifer Egan will tweet a story for The New Yorker starting tonight
Docurated Is An Enterprise File Management Service To Search And Collect The Data You Need
Nordic giant Schibsted wants to be world's No 1 for online classifieds

4 Ways to Boost Your SharePoint Performance

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The folks at Quest Software have written a white paper describing their top performance killers for SharePoint (registration required). It is worth summarizing the results here, for those of you that still use this tool and are getting complaints from your end users, or who haven't looked at your storage...
4 Ways to Boost Your SharePoint Performance

Mayhem: Microsoft’s open-source app for controlling just about anything

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The technologies shown at Microsoft Research’s annual “TechFest” science fair aren’t typically ready for public use. But one that emerged last week, dubbed Mayhem, is available for download, it’s an open-source project, and it has some interesting implications for how we use our devices in our lives. Mayhem is a...
Mayhem: Microsoft’s open-source app for controlling just about anything
Even Will Wright's PowerPoint slides are fascinating

NSA's Prism surveillance program: how it works and what it can do

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Slide from secret PowerPoint presentation describes how program collects data 'directly from the servers' of tech firms• Obama deflects criticism over NSA surveillance Since Prism was first revealed by the Guardian and the Washington Post, there has been much discussion across the media around exactly what the NSA's top-secret program...
NSA's Prism surveillance program: how it works and what it can do

Microsoft Previews New Touch-Friendly MSN And Bing For Windows 8

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Microsoft just gave a quick sneak peek of the redesigned version of MSN while at the IAB MIXX digital ad conference. It’s optimized for Windows 8 (in fact, it will be the default home page for Internet Explorer 10 on many Windows 8 devices), and it will be launched on the same day as the new Windows,...
Microsoft Previews New Touch-Friendly MSN And Bing For Windows 8
Acer unveils 10.1-inch Iconia W510 Windows 8 tablet with $799 price tag

Appafolio Lets You Make Native Multimedia Presentations On iOS

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Like how there are all sorts of companies offering tools to let you build your own web site today, a new wave of them is doing the same thing for mobile apps. Appafolio stands out among the various options because it lets you create a polished native presentation for iOS...
Appafolio Lets You Make Native Multimedia Presentations On iOS

5 Ways to Increase Donations through Social Media

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We finished up our Increasing Donations through Social Media seminar yesterday and it was great to meet individuals from the not-for-profit world in Indianapolis. We had some awesome conversations surrounding the idea of telling YOUR story to the world… the story that drives emotion through each and every donor. I...
5 Ways to Increase Donations through Social Media

New Mahdi Strain of Spyware Targets Iran & Israel

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The discovery of the Flame virus earlier this year brought cyberespionage to the international stage. Flame is highly sophisticated spyware, software designed to snoop on infected machines, of unprecedented complexity and scale. But spyware does not need to be created by government-backed hackers to be highly effective. Sometimes simple viruses work...
New Mahdi Strain of Spyware Targets Iran & Israel
'GoldenEye' title director creating grindhouse-inspired Intel ultrabook ads
This Is What Developing For Android Looks Like

GrabCAD Now In 3D, Sets Sights On Being The GitHub For Mechanical Engineers

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Whatever you think of Hollywood’s current preoccupation with all things thee dimensional, in the world of mechanical engineering, 3D is definitely the way to go. But sharing those CAD-generated renders with clients is more often done Old Skool using print screens, drawings or the dreaded powerpoint presentation. That’s a pretty...
GrabCAD Now In 3D, Sets Sights On Being The GitHub For Mechanical Engineers

Kevin Clark's Favorite Techdirt Posts Of The Week

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I'm relatively new around here. I'm a composer, and an all-around arts/internet/economy type guy. I teach, speak, and occasionally consult, when I'm not building a new grantmaking platform for New Music USA. And the Onion just called our podcast (Actually Happening) pedantic, so I can die happy now. I've...
Kevin Clark's Favorite Techdirt Posts Of The Week
NSA had no 'direct access' to tech company servers, say CNET sources

SlideShark Becomes a Turnkey Mobile Preso Viewer for New Box Platform

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Earlier this year, my colleague David Strom shared with you the sudden rise of a mobile presentation tool called SlideShark. It was a fairly simple concept to begin with: Upload a PowerPoint presentation to Brainshark's servers, and then deploy that presentation to multiple recipients who can watch them from their...
SlideShark Becomes a Turnkey Mobile Preso Viewer for New Box Platform
If You Eat Something, Say Something: DHS Sounds The Alarm On The 'Terrorist Implications' Of Food Trucks

9Slides releases iPad app to make slick presentations

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Does your PowerPoint presentation need a little spice? 9Slides, a Seattle startup led by former Microsoftie Ruchit Garg, thinks it can help. And today the company is rolling out a new iPad app, which allows users to quickly add video to the presentation using the iPad’s built-in camera. Garg notes...
9Slides releases iPad app to make slick presentations
Why The Classic Career Question 'What Should I Do With My Life?' Is Totally Wrong To Ask

Gov 2.0 FAIL: El Bloombito Thinks New York City’s New 311 App Really Bites

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The Mayor's Instagram account is working just fine. While the outside world piles accolades on New York City  for tech-forward initiatives like the applied sciences campus, hackathons, and open data efforts, residents who've tried to digitally interact with city government know there's still a ways to go. That's partly why...
Gov 2.0 FAIL: El Bloombito Thinks New York City’s New 311 App Really Bites

Microsoft uses Siri to slam Apple in new Windows 8 ad (video)

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We all know Microsoft likes to directly challenge its competitors, especially Google. Now Microsoft is taking a swing at Apple in a new 30-second advertisement that uses Siri’s voice to make fun of the iPad. The ad shows a Windows 8 tablet sitting side-by-side with the iPad. As the...
Microsoft uses Siri to slam Apple in new Windows 8 ad (video)

Apple Lawyer Asks Judge For Legal Win In Wake Of Samsung's Questionable Info Leak

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Samsung and Apple’s big patent trial took an intriguing turn earlier this week when members of Samsung’s legal team decided to send information that was unusable in court to a handful of eager reporters. Of course, Apple wasn’t about to take that lying down. Apple attorney William F. Lee recently...
Apple Lawyer Asks Judge For Legal Win In Wake Of Samsung's Questionable Info Leak

Silicon Valley Geeks Are Talking Up This Watch That Alerts You When You Get Email

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Foursquare's Dennis Crowley may be obsessed with Nike+ FuelBand, a wristband that keeps track of your daily activity and how many calories you burn.  Google Matt Cutts, however, has his eyes set on the inPulse smartwatch, which is a device that lets you email reminders straight to your watch. Cutts wrote...
Silicon Valley Geeks Are Talking Up This Watch That Alerts You When You Get Email
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