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Cloudera adds search to Hadoop distro and says it's just getting started
A closer look at Microsoft's Office 15 Technical Preview

Canonical Ubuntu One Music Service Goes Into Public Beta

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We store music on iTunes despite its stringent DRM, preventing us from freely sharing music. But like any innovation in the marketplace, it takes time for us to determine what is acceptable and what is not. The promise of cloud computing and the ability to store limitless amounts of music...
Canonical Ubuntu One Music Service Goes Into Public Beta

After 2 Months Of Squatting At AOL, Eric Simons Launches Claco, The "Github For Teachers"

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If you happened to pass through AOL’s offices in Palo Alto last November or December, you might have had your first run-in with the elusive creature “founder squatter.” Say what? Following in the grand boot-strapping, couch-surfing tradition, last winter, Eric Simons spent two months squatting at AOL’s office, sleeping on...
After 2 Months Of Squatting At AOL, Eric Simons Launches Claco, The "Github For Teachers"

Doo.net Lands Series A Funding To Organise Documents, Automatically For The People

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Paper continues to be a problem inside organisations. we just can’t seem to get rid it despite all these computers. And organising it is annoying. Doo.net hopes to solve the problem by organising documents with a cloud-based service. It’s now launched its public beta on OS X and announced...
Doo.net Lands Series A Funding To Organise Documents, Automatically For The People

HP: Companies Don't Trust Amazon, So They'll Use Our New Cloud Service (HPQ)

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Today HP officially opened its own cloud. HP is very late to the cloud game, years behind the likes of Amazon, Rackspace, IBM, Verizon, AT&T and others. So how is HP going to make people want to use its cloud above all others? We caught up with Biri Singh, SVP...
HP: Companies Don't Trust Amazon, So They'll Use Our New Cloud Service (HPQ)
Posthaven Launches In Public Beta, Has Saved 850K Posts Since Posterous Announced Its Shutdown Date Of April 30th
BitTorrent Sharpens Enterprise Focus, Launches SoShare To Send Large Files, Offering First Terabyte Free
The revolutionary new Branch, the anti-Twitter from Twitter is ... an online forum
Funding Daily: Kids these days, with their Walkmans & their Bitcoins
Visualization startup Datahero opens its doors and delivers data analysis for the masses

Video interview: Technicolor CEO Frederic Rose on competing with Amazon & iTunes

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“Somebody forgot to tell the American consumer not to buy DVDs,” quipped Technicolor CEO Frederic Rose when I met him at CES in Las Vegas last week. Sure, consumers are transitioning to digital, but they’re also still buying a whole lot of physical media, and transactional VOD – the renting...
Video interview: Technicolor CEO Frederic Rose on competing with Amazon & iTunes

Bitcasa Cloud Service Launches Public Beta

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Bitcasa, a consumer cloud services startup, launched a public beta of its unlimited cloud storage service on Wednesday....
Bitcasa Cloud Service Launches Public Beta

Social travel site Tripbirds debuts, backed by $560k in seed funding from top investors

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“Nobody has nailed ‘social travel’ yet, but someone will eventually,” Tripbirds co-founder Ted Valentin tells me, evidently hoping that they will. Today, the fledgling Swedish company is launching its travel planning web app in public beta, hoping to entice travelers worldwide to sign up and receive travel recommendations from their...
Social travel site Tripbirds debuts, backed by $560k in seed funding from top investors

Opinsy Launches Into Public Beta To Create The 'Opinion Graph'

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You’ve heard of the social graph and the interest graph – but it may be time for the Opinion Graph. Opinsy, a new platform which lets people build viral communities and followings around their opinions, beliefs and ideas comes out of the private beta which we previously reported. The long...
Opinsy Launches Into Public Beta To Create The 'Opinion Graph'

Roundup of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Features and Notes

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Apple surprised everyone this morning with a developer preview of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. The new release brings a number of iOS-like features to the Mac, as detailed in this video: - Messages - new version of iChat with iMessage support - Reminders - create lists and tasks, synced...
Roundup of OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Features and Notes
Android On Your PC: Qualcomm Invests In BlueStacks After Beta Sees 1M Downloads In 10 Days
Tracky wants to be your one-stop collaboration shop

TripIt Owner Concur Backs Personalized Travel Search Engine Room 77

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Travel and expense management company Concur revealed in its earnings today that it made an undisclosed investment in Room 77, a comprehensive and personalized search engine and review site focused exclusively on finding and booking hotel rooms. Room 77, which officially launched in public beta in February, has collected and...
TripIt Owner Concur Backs Personalized Travel Search Engine Room 77

Identified Looks To Solve Social Media's Dirty Data Problem For Recruiters With Help From Former LinkedIn Data Gurus

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In November 2011, Identified emerged out of public beta on a mission to create a better professional job search engine. Built on top of Facebook data, Identified set out to nibble at LinkedIn’s lead in this space by giving both job seekers and companies a better way to connect —...
Identified Looks To Solve Social Media's Dirty Data Problem For Recruiters With Help From Former LinkedIn Data Gurus
Open Source Gaming Backend OpenKit Plans Private Beta Launch Tomorrow, Raises Another $100K
Try-before-you-buy YBuy subscription services raises $1M from Eric Schmidt

Adobe Introduces Lightroom 5 Public Beta, With New Features For Enthusiasts And Pros Alike

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Adobe’s Lightroom is probably the best software available when it comes to a photographer’s digital darkroom needs. The company has been putting lots of time and effort into building it into something that appeals to both pros and enthusiasts, and now it’s releasing Lightroom 5 beta, representing the fastest turnaround...
Adobe Introduces Lightroom 5 Public Beta, With New Features For Enthusiasts And Pros Alike

More Social Travel: Tripbirds Picks Up $560k From Path’s Dave Morin, Others. Now In Public Beta

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On the heels of last week’s announcement of “social” hostel booking site InBed.me picking up a $1.2m seed round, another social travel site is launching today: Tripbirds, which lets users pick up travel recommendations from friends via other social networks, is now open for business after a private beta period...
More Social Travel: Tripbirds Picks Up $560k From Path’s Dave Morin, Others. Now In Public Beta

Seevl surfaces new music on YouTube, based on artists' relationships and friends' recommendations

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Last August we brought you a neat plugin for Google Chrome called ContexTube, which was built on a platform called Seevl. It worked like this – as you’re watching YouTube videos, the extension throws up a sidebar on the right that pulls in information about the band or group that you’re...
Seevl surfaces new music on YouTube, based on artists' relationships and friends' recommendations

Findery, Caterina Fake's Startup Previously Named 'Pinwheel', Debuts In Public Beta

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Findery, the new location-based note sharing startup from Flickr and Hunch co-founder Caterina Fake, launched in public beta yesterday afternoon. Findery lets you take photos and notes from specific locations and tag them on a map anywhere in the world for other people to see and discover. The public launch...
Findery, Caterina Fake's Startup Previously Named 'Pinwheel', Debuts In Public Beta

How Australian survey company Floq is taking the tech temperature down under

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Floq, the survey software company based in Perth, Australia wants to take on existing questionnaire giants and it hopes to do so by offering more in the way of customisation and simplicity. Getting customer feedback in ways that don’t put people off with long forms or a garish presentation is...
How Australian survey company Floq is taking the tech temperature down under
Review: Lytro Lightfield Camera
Use It Better Helps Developers Understand How Their Games Are Being Played

Pixable sheds its Android beta tags, giving you a 'photo inbox' for all your friends' shared snaps

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Pixable has been doing a pretty good job of helping iOS users sort through the myriad of media shared by friends across a range of online services. And now it’s officially launching on Android. Just to recap, Pixable has always sold itself as “your photo inbox”, surfacing the top photos...
Pixable sheds its Android beta tags, giving you a 'photo inbox' for all your friends' shared snaps
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