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Copyright A Priority For The DOJ; But Identity Fraud Has Fallen Off The List

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Well, isn't this just great. Just a little while back, the Justice Department announced that fighting "intellectual property crime" was a major priority. At the time, we wondered if there weren't more important things for the DOJ to be working on. The answer is yes, of course, but the Justice...
Copyright A Priority For The DOJ; But Identity Fraud Has Fallen Off The List

Does Facebook Really Want a Semantic Web?

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Shared by Jesse Stay This is completely incorrect - fb:app_id, fb:page_id, and fb:admins are all part of the spec - see:http://developers.facebook.com/docs/opengraphunder "Getting Started".My guess is that the fb_app_id is either an alias, or a bug in the code of that website itself. No one is getting special treatment here. That...
Does Facebook Really Want a Semantic Web?

iPhone OS 4 vs Android: Why Apple just lost the game.

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Image via http://www.devilsheep.comIt’s on days like this that I’m fairly certain that I have 2 separate brains.  One of them loves my Apple products (OK, product.  I own an iPod Touch.) and gets really excited about the big announcements.  The other one loves my Android phone and continually scoffs at...
iPhone OS 4 vs Android: Why Apple just lost the game.
Microsoft's Xbox head: 'If you're backwards compatible, you're really backwards'

"Content and commerce" is hardest for those who need it the most

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It just kinda rolls off the tongue. Content and commerce. Suddenly every website with creative descriptions of its merchandize is doing “content” and every blog that links to Amazon is doing “commerce.” It’s a very on-trend strategy. That might explain the packed house at Contently and Outbrain’s content and commerce-themed...
"Content and commerce" is hardest for those who need it the most

Obsessed With Google, Copyright Holders Ignore The Actual Pirated Content

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Entertainment industry groups, such as the RIAA, BPI, IFPI and MPAA, view BitTorrent sites as a major threat. Owners of BitTorrent sites, on the other hand, believe they do nothing wrong. All of the major torrent sites, The Pirate Bay excluded, have a takedown policy and remove links to infringing...
Obsessed With Google, Copyright Holders Ignore The Actual Pirated Content

Instagram and Hipstamatic to announce photo-sharing partnership

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Historically, Instagram has been the definition of closed. It's only available on one platform (iOS), and no third-party services were allowed to port content in via an API. According to Fast Company, that's changing today. It's bruited that Instagram will be opening its doors ever-so-slightly to one Hipstamatic, enabling...
Instagram and Hipstamatic to announce photo-sharing partnership

Get your priorities right with Clear

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Clear is an iOS-based To-Do list app from Realmac Software. The app has been available for a little while now, but the recently-released Mac OS X version has been positively received and has brought an influx of new users thanks to its iCloud integration. The iOS version is available now for...
Get your priorities right with Clear

Google’s No.1 priority for US-made Nexus Q was faster design iterations, not cost

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Since Google unveiled its Nexus Q streaming device at Google I/O, more and more details having been coming out about what is essentially a set-top box (albeit orb-shaped) AppleTV competitor with a built-in stereo amplifier. Google was first to make it clear that the device was being manufactured entirely in...
Google’s No.1 priority for US-made Nexus Q was faster design iterations, not cost
New technology could actually make Starbucks Wi-Fi usable
Google Streamlines The Email You Get When Someone Shares A Google Drive Document With You

Governments should spend more to cybercriminals, researchers say

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Improving the ability of law enforcement agencies to catch cybercriminals should be a priority when governments decide how their cybersecurity budgets get spent, according to University of Cambridge security engineering professor Ross Anderson....
Governments should spend more to cybercriminals, researchers say
Qwikster Rebaptized: Netflix’s Name Game With Disc-Only Subscriptions

Yahoo Scoops Up Video Chat Service OnTheAir for Its Mobile Talent

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Yahoo on Tuesday said it had scooped up mobile video chat service OnTheAir as part of its effort to boost its in-house mobile chops. “Hiring the most talented mobile product thinkers and engineers is a big priority for us moving forward,” Yahoo Senior VP Adam Cahan said in a statement....
Yahoo Scoops Up Video Chat Service OnTheAir for Its Mobile Talent
Chicago Meetup: Startup Sails Are Full In The Windy City
Engagio Brings Its Social Inbox To Your Gmail Inbox

Gmail's Priority Inbox v. Apple's VIP: fight!

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Apple recently announced VIP, a new feature in Mail for iOS 6 and OS X Mountain Lion. Two years ago, Google released Priority Inbox for Gmail. Both VIP and Priority Inbox highlight your most important e-mails—they offer separate views for your important messages and alert you when these messages...
Gmail's Priority Inbox v. Apple's VIP: fight!

Why Highlight Wasn’t A Breakout Success At SXSW

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[Editor’s Note: Brenden Mulligan is an entrepreneur who created Onesheet, TipList, ArtistData, MorningPics, and PhotoPile. He’s a mentor for 500 Startups and several startups. You can find him on Twitter at @mulligan.] Highlight is one of the most talked about apps out there. It was touted to be the breakout app at this year’s...
Why Highlight Wasn’t A Breakout Success At SXSW
This Is How Your Gmail Should Work (GOOG)

Kobo finally starts selling e-readers directly through its website

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Kobo has begun selling its devices directly through its website in the U.S. and Canada instead of making customers in those countries go to third-party retailers, the Toronto-based company announced Tuesday. Kobo makes four devices: The 5-inch Kobo Mini e-reader, for $79.99; the touchscreen Kobo Touch e-reader, for $99.99; the...
Kobo finally starts selling e-readers directly through its website

Hands-on with LG's new Optimus L Series II Android smartphones

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LG announced the second iteration of its Optimus L Series smartphones earlier this month, but it’s held off on actually showing the devices to the public until Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The LG Optimus 7II has the highest specs out of the trio , offering a 1GHz dual-core Qualcomm...
Hands-on with LG's new Optimus L Series II Android smartphones
By the numbers: Apple's new iMac vs. the Windows 8 all-in-one competition

USTR Releases Ridiculous 'Naughty' Special 301 List For Countries Who Don't Pass Silly Laws Hollywood Wants

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Every year around this time, the USTR puts out its increasingly laughable Special 301 Report, which merely takes the countries that IP maxmalists say are bad, and officially declares them naughty. The 2012 list has come out (pdf and embedded below) and it's as silly and pointless as usual. Canada...
USTR Releases Ridiculous 'Naughty' Special 301 List For Countries Who Don't Pass Silly Laws Hollywood Wants

TiVo teases long-awaited HD guide upgrades for fall DVR update

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When we originally reviewed the TiVo Premiere DVR back in 2010, one of our laments was that its revamped HD guide style didn't cover all of the screens in its menu system, and the issue still existed when we reviewed the XL4 earlier this year. Finally, that's being addressed,...
TiVo teases long-awaited HD guide upgrades for fall DVR update

Mark Zuckerberg: Bullish On the Phone, Just Not On Building Its Own

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We’ve known that Facebook was working on its own phone. Project Buffy, as it is called internally, has been in the works — on and off — for some time. But on Facebook’s second quarter earnings call on Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg gave indication that while mobile is a huge priority,...
Mark Zuckerberg: Bullish On the Phone, Just Not On Building Its Own

How Can Google's Project Glass Avoid Being an Even Greater Tech Distraction to Human Interaction?

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin’s favorite moment using the futuristic Project Glass prototype was taking a hands-free picture of his son in a moment of joy when he threw him in the air. Glass project manager Steve Lee said he loves that he can see text messages from friends who are...
How Can Google's Project Glass Avoid Being an Even Greater Tech Distraction to Human Interaction?

Mark Zuckerberg Is Older Than Steve Jobs Was When Apple Went Public

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The question of the moment is whether the 27-year old Mark Zuckerberg is old enough to run a major public company. My answer would be unequivocally "yes." As CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg essentially has two jobs: Set the vision for where the company's headed Hire and retain a great...
Mark Zuckerberg Is Older Than Steve Jobs Was When Apple Went Public

Cofounderly Is A Couples App For Founders. Yes, Really.

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You’ve probably heard plenty of comparisons between founding a startup with someone and being in a relationship (heck, there’s even a service called FounderDating). Well, TheIceBreak has taken those comparisons to heart with a new iPhone app called Cofounderly. When I describe this as a couples app for co-founders, I...
Cofounderly Is A Couples App For Founders. Yes, Really.
Boeing developing a secure Android phone for the U.S. government
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