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Pad & Quill’s Octavo case for iPad gets a gorgeous leather upgrade and hugely improved fit

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When we last wrote about the Pad & Quill cases for iPad, we were excited about the Contega folio model, which has a built-in easel. This time, we took a look at the newly upgraded Octavo, whose simple folio design has been upgraded to an optional rich leather finish. The...
Pad & Quill’s Octavo case for iPad gets a gorgeous leather upgrade and hugely improved fit
Robo-journalists are already writing the next generation of news stories

Buffied: Take a stab at Halloween with this free font

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Even if you've never seen the show that inspired Graham Meade of GemFonts to create this font,  Buffied is delightfully shiver-inducing, without knocking you over the head with blood, guts, or obvious Halloween imagery. It's possible the Buffied TrueType outlines font was originally penned by a vampire with a...
Buffied: Take a stab at Halloween with this free font

iPad pre-orders get shipping reference, March 16 arrival date

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We'd barely put down our liveblog quill and Apple's already cranking out new iPads to those that have pre-ordered. We've had several readers offer up information on their orders, including some UPS tracking numbers. These currently put the Retina Display tablet on Chinese shores, ready for delivery next week....
iPad pre-orders get shipping reference, March 16 arrival date

Pad & Quill brings stylish notes to your iPhone and iPad

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Pad & Quill, the makers of The Little Black Book for iPhone and Contega for iPhone have a nifty littles notes app in the App Store whose design was inspired by their cases. What makes Pad & Quill Notes so special is the same thing that makes their cases...
Pad & Quill brings stylish notes to your iPhone and iPad

This teeny tiny portfolio case for the iPod nano is the only April Fools gag I really want to buy

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We’re huge fans of the work that Pad & Quill does making polished cases for Apple products. We’ve reviewed the Contega for iPad and the Cartella for MacBook Air previously and found them to be fantastic. But there was one product that P&Q didn’t cover, and they decided today was...
This teeny tiny portfolio case for the iPod nano is the only April Fools gag I really want to buy

Quill raises $1.5m from Ariadne Capital and angels to bolster its content creation platform

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Ed Bussey, a British serial entrepreneur who has cut his teeth working at startups like ZYB (acquired by Vodafone) and figleaves.com (acquired by N Brown) in the past, has secured £1 million – roughly $1.5 million – in funding from Ariadne Capital and angel investors for his content creation and...
Quill raises $1.5m from Ariadne Capital and angels to bolster its content creation platform
Hands-On With Twelve South’s Stealthy BookBook iDevice Cases
Dunder Mifflin will live beyond 'The Office' and paper products with the help of Staples

Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet E-Reader, $229

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Quill.com has the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet for $20 less than usual, with free shipping....
Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet E-Reader, $229
Quill inks a $1.5M deal for marketing content creation

Pad & Quill's Aria for iPad Mini is an exquisite case, worthy of display

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As much of a slim and sexy factor as my new iPad Mini has, toting around a $500 device without some form of protection just doesn’t seem like a smart idea. While I’m careful myself, I have two kids, a hyperactive dog and an accident-prone wife. While there is no...
Pad & Quill's Aria for iPad Mini is an exquisite case, worthy of display

Computing Pioneer Ada Lovelace Gets Deserved Google Doodle

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Google does commemorative logos — called Google Doodles — pretty regularly now. But today, it’s a much-deserved tip-of-the-pen to celebrate the 197th birthday of Ada Lovelace, a woman who is one of computing’s earliest pioneers. She was a collaborator of Charles Babbage, designer of the ground-breaking mechanical computers — which...
Computing Pioneer Ada Lovelace Gets Deserved Google Doodle

The Fieldfolio is a beautiful case for your new iPad that doesn’t sacrifice toughness

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Finding the right folio case for an iPad has become a bit easier of a proposition since the first model came out two years ago. There are now several companies like Pad & Quill and DODOCase, that make very nice options for those who want that ‘book like’ feel for...
The Fieldfolio is a beautiful case for your new iPad that doesn’t sacrifice toughness

Narrative Science goes beyond 'robot journalism' with CIA investment

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Chicago-based Narrative Science has a knack for unsettling journalists. That’s because it has developed artificial intelligence and communications tech that can turn structured data-sets into prose. The company is known for its ability to automate sports and finance content. But Narrative Science’s algorithms may have another use, beyond perpetuating the...
Narrative Science goes beyond 'robot journalism' with CIA investment

Someone please make this iPhone Smart Cover

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In one of my habitual clicking sprees on Twitter I came across a Dribbble shot that I just had to share. This one is from designer Adrien Olczak and it’s of a design for an iPhone smart cover that mirrors the one Apple currently makes for the iPad and iPad mini. I...
Someone please make this iPhone Smart Cover
The Biblio-Mat is a custom-built vending machine for random second-hand books

The CIA takes an interest in Narrative Science's quick summaries of big data

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Narrative Science has attracted media attention because it has the potential of disrupting people who work in the media. The company’s technology can take heaps of data about, say, a sports game, a company’s quarterly earnings or a person’s life and surface the most important stuff. Now it appears Narrative...
The CIA takes an interest in Narrative Science's quick summaries of big data

The Writer By Jaquet Droz: Getting to Know an Over 200 Year Old Android

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Europe in the mid to late 18th century was not as backwards as some people may believe. In fact, much of the developed world was at a point of incredible intellectual advancement. In Switzerland, for example, a man named Jaquet Droz and his team were building real, honest-to-HAL robots....
The Writer By Jaquet Droz: Getting to Know an Over 200 Year Old Android

Old Spice expects manly behavior from men

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Quickly following up on the now-famous "I'm on a horse" commercial, here's a new 20-second Wieden + Kennedy spot for Old Spice showing men doing manly things—ripping out chest hair, destroying images of teddy bears and pink flowers, crushing hand-strengthening equipment. Also, be sure to keep your Old Spice...
Old Spice expects manly behavior from men
Prickly porcupine quills may hold clues for medical technology
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