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Poor IT skills 'hurt young jobless'

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A lack of computer skills could be damaging the career chances of young people, the Prince's Trust charity warns....
Poor IT skills 'hurt young jobless'

TNW Conference Europe will be opened by royalty: The Prince of Orange, Prince of the Netherlands

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Tech conferences may often list ‘royalty’ amongst their attendees, but it’s usually ‘tech royalty’ – maybe some founder of successful startups or a true pioneer in their field. At The Next Web Conference Europe 2013, we’re going better than that, by welcoming actual royalty to our event. We’re proud to...
TNW Conference Europe will be opened by royalty: The Prince of Orange, Prince of the Netherlands

Twitter Announces "Twttr" -- Will Start Charging $5 A Month If You Want To Tweet Using Vowels

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Vowels aren’t really necessary in today’s digital age, are they? Twitter doesn’t think so, as it announced a new “two-tiered” service including its free model called “Twttr.” You can only tweet without vowels though. Want the vowels back? Pony up $5 a month. Seems like a pretty sweet deal to...
Twitter Announces "Twttr" -- Will Start Charging $5 A Month If You Want To Tweet Using Vowels

CloudFlare Is In Talks to Raise Funding At Near A $1 Billion Valuation

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CloudFlare, a San Francisco-based startup that protects web sites from security threats and speeds up their load times, has been in talks to raise funding at a valuation that is around $1 billion, according to multiple sources familiar with the discussions. Apparently on the back of the company’s growth, there...
CloudFlare Is In Talks to Raise Funding At Near A $1 Billion Valuation

Security Firm: "Syria has largely disappeared from the Internet"

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Page views served to #Syria via @CloudFlare over a 15-minute period an hour ago: 6628. Page views served in the last 15 minutes: 3.— Matthew Prince (@eastdakota) May 07, 2013 War-torn Syria is reportedly experiencing massive Internet outages. Both Google’s transparency monitor and security firm Cloudflare are reporting near zero...
Security Firm: "Syria has largely disappeared from the Internet"

CloudFlare and OpenDNS team up to help raise awareness of the DNSChanger malware

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DNS. It’s a tricky piece of Internet technology and a a couple of years ago a group had released some malware that was sending people to the wrong websites, attempting to use phishing schemes in order to profit. The FBI tracked the group and eventually shut it down, but millions...
CloudFlare and OpenDNS team up to help raise awareness of the DNSChanger malware

Indiegogo Campaign for Bullied Bus Monitor Karen Klein Quickly Gives Way to Self-Promotion

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Ms. Klein (Photo: Pulse2) On June 19th, just before a heat wave clutched New York in its punishing grip, a YouTube user named CapitalTrigga uploaded a video to YouTube entitled “Making the Bus Monitor Cry.” The video shows a gaggle of middle schoolers from Greece, New York hurling vicious insults...
Indiegogo Campaign for Bullied Bus Monitor Karen Klein Quickly Gives Way to Self-Promotion

Happy Birthday, Prince! Even tho he don't celebrate, he's turning the big 52! Give up the funk face! http://bit.ly/9Ty49m

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Happy Birthday, Prince! Even tho he don't celebrate, he's turning the big 52! Give up the funk face! http://bit.ly/9Ty49m

@anildash RT @gen: Prince in 1984. OMG! http://bit.ly/agDEEC #prince

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@anildash RT @gen: Prince in 1984. OMG! http://bit.ly/agDEEC #prince

Twitter Improves Trending Topics

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Twitter Improves Trending Topics is a post from Chris PirilloI don’t know about you, but I’m darn tired of seeing Justin Bieber as a trending topic on Twitter at all hours of every day and night. I’m sorry if you’re a fan and I just offended you. However, if that...
Twitter Improves Trending Topics

Is online dating destroying love?

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Online dating is now one of the most common ways to start a relationship. But is it fulfilling our dreams – or shattering our cherished ideal of romance?'I'm telling you, this is Love Year Zero, the Year of True Love, the Real Thing." So writes cinderella69 (AKA Jennifer – she...
Is online dating destroying love?
Facebook shares clobbered again, down 50% from IPO

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listening to "Prince

Cloudflare Offers Independent Developers Access To Its 400k-Strong Network (And Everyone Else A $1bn Feature)

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At last night’s PandoMonthly event, I ran into Cloudflare‘s Matthew Prince and asked him about the rumors that the company is raising money at a near $1bn valuation. Prince laughed and insisted that, right now, the rumors are just that: rumors. After all, they still have plenty of money in...
Cloudflare Offers Independent Developers Access To Its 400k-Strong Network (And Everyone Else A $1bn Feature)

Google improves “search by image”, now includes Knowledge Graph in results

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When you’re using Google for search, one of the cooler features is dragging or uploading an image into the search box and letting the company’s computer vision technology find results based on matches. The company has shared some interesting details as to how it’s making the search by image experience...
Google improves “search by image”, now includes Knowledge Graph in results

Something Has Changed At LinkedIn

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If you were to invoke fairy tales in the world of social media, you might compare LinkedIn to Cinderella. While the step-sisters Facebook and Google Plus have been preparing for the Prince’s big party, LinkedIn has been quietly going about an incredible overhaul of its system and is building up a......
Something Has Changed At LinkedIn
90 Seconds on The Verge: Xbox Music, iPad mini, and T-Mobile / MetroPCS

Prince – The Question Of U - "So what is the answer to the question of u? What do I look for? What shall I do?" ♫ http://blip.fm/~okgam

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Prince – The Question Of U - "So what is the answer to the question of u? What do I look for? What shall I do?" ♫ http://blip.fm/~okgam

Kabam launches Arcane Empires for iOS and Android

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Kabam today launched Arcane Empires for iOS and Android, bringing a brand new IP to mobile platforms. The game is a city-building/strategy title set in a fantasy steampunk world run by a sinister prince who uses black magic to keep himself on his empire’s throne. Players control a fiefdom that...
Kabam launches Arcane Empires for iOS and Android

Python script turns any song into a swing number

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dj BC sez, "Tristan Jehan from M.I.T. has created a unique and simple music hack, which my buddy Solcofn stumbled across on Paul Lamere's excellent 'Music Machinery' blog." White Rabbit - The Swing Version by plamere One of my favorite hacks at last weekend's Music Hack Day is Tristan's Swinger....
Python script turns any song into a swing number

CloudFlare Security Breach: The Result Of Smart Social Engineering, Flaw In Google’s Account Recovery System

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CloudFlare, the increasingly popular security and CDN service, suffered a security breach last week that allowed hacktivist group UGNazi to hijack CloudFlare CEO Matthew Prince’s Gmail account and gain access to the account of one of CloudFlare’s customers. CloudFlare won’t say who exactly the hacker targeted with this attack, but rumor has...
CloudFlare Security Breach: The Result Of Smart Social Engineering, Flaw In Google’s Account Recovery System

Prince ticks off the music establishment by teaming with an unlikely ally

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Never the stranger to controversy (ha), Prince has ticked off the music establishment in Britain with his plans to give away his new "Planet Earth" CD with a newspaper in the U.K. this Sunday - the paper itself sells for $2.80. If you can get past the sad state of...
Prince ticks off the music establishment by teaming with an unlikely ally

Canon Becomes The Online Equivalent Of Madonna Or Prince, Becoming The First Single Word Domain Holder

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It's been a while now since ICANN announced plans to open up the top level domain space. While we've questioned for many years the utility of still requiring limited TLDs, ICANN's plan to open up top level domains appeared to be more of a moneygrab than any real attempt at...
Canon Becomes The Online Equivalent Of Madonna Or Prince, Becoming The First Single Word Domain Holder

RT @nilerodgers: From a concert series I did-Prince one of the greatest ARTISTS of all time http://tweetphoto.com/11859287 [Awesome! <3 him]

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RT @nilerodgers: From a concert series I did-Prince one of the greatest ARTISTS of all time http://tweetphoto.com/11859287 [Awesome! <3 him]

Liz Strauss And Me

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A long time ago when I first started on the net I used to hang out a site called Charteuse Beta. It was written by a friend of mine, and for a moment in time it was the most interesting place to be. Prince was a great writer and a...
Liz Strauss And Me

Here's The Vine Video Prince Abused The DMCA To Take Down

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We just posted about Prince's NPG Records issuing DMCA takedowns on a set of Vine videos. While noting that Prince regularly seeks to shut down internet support of his work far beyond what the law allows, we also pointed out that, given the 6 second limit on Vine videos, it...
Here's The Vine Video Prince Abused The DMCA To Take Down

CloudFlare Wants to Make Your Site Look Like A Billion Bucks With Instaflare

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When Facebook acquired Instagram for $1 billion earlier this month, quite a few pundits were left wondering if Facebook hadn’t overpaid for the photo-sharing service. Another company that is currently rumored to be raising funding at a $1 billion valuation is CloudFlare. The service, which promises to protect websites from...
CloudFlare Wants to Make Your Site Look Like A Billion Bucks With Instaflare

Shazam launches on Windows Phone 8 with links to Xbox Music and free unlimited tagging

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Shazam might claim over 300 million song-checkers already, but it's all about increasing that audience, and from today, that includes Windows Phone 8. The app has launched free on Microsoft's mobile OS, with the ability to tag directly from the home screen. Once it's recognized the track, Shazam can...
Shazam launches on Windows Phone 8 with links to Xbox Music and free unlimited tagging

Why Does AppleInsider Make It So Easy for Me?

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“Kasper Jade” and “Prince McLean”, one week ago: The upcoming 4.0 reference release of Apple’s iPhone OS will deliver new support for running multiple concurrent third party apps, and allow users to switch between them using a windows management mechanism similar to one made popular on the company’s Mac OS...
Why Does AppleInsider Make It So Easy for Me?
CloudFlare goes down for an hour, taking its 785K customers with it
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