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Artefact spinoff launches first product: 10,000ft helps manage projects, people

Checking in on the Microsoft Labs

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Whatever happened to all those Microsoft incubators, the research-product group mash-ups known as the Labs?...
Checking in on the Microsoft Labs
Tablets Join The Long Race To The Bottom

Best Tech Events This Week (Startup Roundtable, Product Group, Village Tech Breakfast)

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This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. You can reach him at gary [at] garysguide.com. A few...
Best Tech Events This Week (Startup Roundtable, Product Group, Village Tech Breakfast)

Engadget Expand speakers, Round Eight: Nine big reasons to join us March 16th and 17th

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If you've been following along with our speaker announcements for Expand, you know we've already got a lineup chock full of some of the most interesting technologists at the forefront of innovation. You'll also appreciate that this last batch is a bit of a doozy -- consider this the...
Engadget Expand speakers, Round Eight: Nine big reasons to join us March 16th and 17th

If they aren't ready to listen, it doesn't matter what you say

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Shared by Bud This pretty much applies to any endeavor. It's why networking is so important. The trick is to remember that you never know when what your pitching is going to pay off. Every salesperson knows this, but many entrepreneurs don't. If they aren't ready to listen, it doesn't...
If they aren't ready to listen, it doesn't matter what you say

Lenovo hopes to reach US customers faster with 'Made in USA' computers

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Lenovo hopes that computers made in its first U.S. manufacturing facility will attract more buyers, while also making the delivery of ThinkPad laptops and tablets faster to U.S. customers. The company, which is based in China, earlier this month announced it would open a factory to make computers in...
Lenovo hopes to reach US customers faster with 'Made in USA' computers

Dell's $499 XPS 10 matches price of Microsoft's Surface tablet

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Dell added three new consumer-grade devices to its Windows 8 lineup Tuesday, including the XPS 10 Windows RT tablet, the Latitude 10 Windows 8 tablet, and the Inspiron 15z Ultrabook, and two business PCs. The new devices are available for pre-order now, but ship times vary depending on the device....
Dell's $499 XPS 10 matches price of Microsoft's Surface tablet
Dell Vostro targets security-minded enterprise laptop users

Citrix Acquires Mobile Data & Video Optimization Firm Bytemobile

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Citrix announced this morning that it’s acquiring mobile traffic optimization company  Bytemobile - a move which Citrix says will allow it to enter the mobile and video market with access to the infrastructure of 130 mobile operators in 60 countries worldwide. Combined, the two companies will offer the mobile operators solutions...
Citrix Acquires Mobile Data & Video Optimization Firm Bytemobile

Zuckerberg: More money to be made in mobile, where users have 70% likelihood of using Facebook daily vs 40% on desktops

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was very positive about the company’s chances on mobile today during the Q3 earnings call. “Most people underestimate how fundamentally good the trend towards mobile can be for Facebook,” he said. ”We should be able to reach more people on mobile than on desktops.” “Someone who uses...
Zuckerberg: More money to be made in mobile, where users have 70% likelihood of using Facebook daily vs 40% on desktops

Lenovo to split into Lenovo Business Group and Think Business Group, effective in April

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Lenovo's done pretty well since its acquisition of IBM's personal computer business in 2005, but in an internal e-mail earlier today, CEO Yang Yuanqing admitted that despite some attempt, the Lenovo brand is still only effective in the mainstream and low-end markets; whereas the Think brand is his company's...
Lenovo to split into Lenovo Business Group and Think Business Group, effective in April
Sources: Microsoft And Barnes & Noble To Announce Tablet With Xbox Live Streaming Tomorrow

Dell's Haswell line-up includes a 27-inch all-in-one computer

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now Dell has launched its own salvo of laptops, desktops, and gaming PCs based on Intel’s Haswell microprocessor technology. At the Computex trade show in Taiwan, Dell ia rolling out a variety of touch-enabled computers with security features. The lineup...
Dell's Haswell line-up includes a 27-inch all-in-one computer

Lenovo shows off Windows 8 gear: Tablets, RT convertible laptops, and Ultraportables

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Lenovo on Tuesday announced a new range of Windows 8 and RT hybrid computing devices that can function as tablets or laptops. The devices include the IdeaPad Yoga 11, which is the company's first hybrid laptop/tablet with an ARM processor and Windows RT. The device has an 11.6-inch screen...
Lenovo shows off Windows 8 gear: Tablets, RT convertible laptops, and Ultraportables

Lenovo buys US-based Stoneware to strengthen its cloud computing services

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Lenovo has moved to beef up its cloud computing capabilities and ‘PC+’ strategy after the Chinese tech firm announced a deal to buy US-based Stoneware, its first ever software acquisition. Lenovo says that Stonefish will help it increase its cloud computing prowess to give both commercial and consumer customers more options to...
Lenovo buys US-based Stoneware to strengthen its cloud computing services

Facebook's Fischer And Lessin Say User Experience And Advertising Are Sides Of The Same Coin

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Do Facebook’s efforts to make money come at the cost of the user experience? Company executives David Fischer (vice president of marketing and business partnerships) and Sam Lessin (who heads the Identity Product Group) said today that they don’t see it that way — instead, Fischer argued that the Facebook...
Facebook's Fischer And Lessin Say User Experience And Advertising Are Sides Of The Same Coin
Citrix plans LEED Gold facility in Raleigh

Razer's John Wilson backstage at Expand (video)

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If you've laid hands (or just eyes) on Razer's Blade, Edge, Switchblade or Hydra, then you're familiar with John Wilson's work. As VP of the firm's Systems Product Group, Wilson has headed up the design of a bevy of gaming products. He talked shop on stage here at Expand,...
Razer's John Wilson backstage at Expand (video)

New Lenovo enterprise unit unveils first server

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Looking beyond PCs and tablets, Lenovo on Monday announced the first server from the newly formed Enterprise Product Group, which deals in servers, storage, networking and software....
New Lenovo enterprise unit unveils first server

Condé Nast's Fashion Hazard Challenges What Games Should Look Like for Girls

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Condé Nast, the publisher behind top fashion magazines, like Vogue, has launched its first mobile game on the iPhone with a new take on gaming for girls. The game, called Fashion Hazard, challenges players to walk down catwalks in New York, London, Paris and Milan. But unlike other girly games that...
Condé Nast's Fashion Hazard Challenges What Games Should Look Like for Girls

Condé Nast Releases Fashion Hazard, Its First Game For iOS

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Condé Nast has just released its first game for iOS — a Temple Run-style “endless runner” game called Fashion Hazard. Why is the publisher of GQ, The New Yorker, and Vogue (among others) developing mobile games? Well, Fashion Hazard comes from the company’s Interactive Product Group, which builds experimental products,...
Condé Nast Releases Fashion Hazard, Its First Game For iOS

Gaming's New Frontiers liveblog

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Want to know what the future of gaming will be? Odds are that the panel we're hosting now at Engadget Expand has the answer. Our very own Ben Gilbert is sitting down with NVIDIA Product Marketing VP Ujesh Desai, Oculus VR Product VP Nate Mitchell and Razer Systems Product...
Gaming's New Frontiers liveblog

Apps Pitch: CoinKeeper

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iFree Innovations outlines the benefits of its personal finance app for iPhone and AndroidThird up in our Apps Pitch series is finance app CoinKeeper, which was recently released for iPhone and Android. Ilya Chernetskiy, head of product group at developer iFree Innovations, explains all:What is your app called and what...
Apps Pitch: CoinKeeper

About time--Apple now experimenting with a watch-like device

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Apple is experimenting internally with the development of a watch-like device with smartphone capabilities, according to separate reports from The New York Times and Wall Street Journal today. Details beyond that fact remain murky. The NYT report indicates the watch may "operate on Apple’s iOS platform" and be built with a...
About time--Apple now experimenting with a watch-like device

Yahoo Prominent Brainiac Drain Continues: Goodbye to Broder, Mao

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The departures from Yahoo’s research units — which is the once vaunted computer science arm of the Silicon Valley Internet giant that is facing big cost cuts — continues. This time, said sources, it’s Andrei Broder, VP of computational advertising and chief scientist of the Advertising Product Group, as well...
Yahoo Prominent Brainiac Drain Continues: Goodbye to Broder, Mao

Mack Weldon Launches To Take The Pain Out Of Buying Men's Underwear

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Ok guys, admit it: You hate shopping, but you know what you really hate? Shopping for underwear. Well there’s a new brand of men’s apparel, called Mack Weldon, that is designed not just to provide a better fit for men’s underthings, but also to provide a better customer experience online....
Mack Weldon Launches To Take The Pain Out Of Buying Men's Underwear

New ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch: a focus on gestures

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Lenovo wants to make sure business laptop users are not left out of the Windows 8 touchscreen fray. The company Monday announced the ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch Ultrabook, which builds on durability of the original carbon fiber-clad X1 Carbon with the addition of a 10-finger, 14-inch HD+ touch display....
New ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch: a focus on gestures

Airbnb Hires the Team Behind Fondu Review App

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Airbnb has acqhired Fondu, maker of a “bite-size restaurant review” iPhone app. The Fondu team will join Airbnb’s product group in San Francisco, but other assets of the company were not purchased. The service, which focused on recommendations from trusted friends, is to be shut down Nov. 1. Fondu CEO Gauri Maglik...
Airbnb Hires the Team Behind Fondu Review App
Dell launches two new Ultrabook laptops for performance geeks
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