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TNW Pick of the Day: Yog lets you schedule runs with friends and strangers around the world

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From Runkeeper and Runtastic, to Nike+ and Endomondo, there’s no shortage of fitness apps out there. But the latest one to hit our radar offers the slightest of twists on the age-old activity of running. Yog is an iPhone app built on a pretty simple concept – running with friends....
TNW Pick of the Day: Yog lets you schedule runs with friends and strangers around the world

Real time radar of the volcanic ash layer and how it effects air travel. http://bit.ly/9I8FaS

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Real time radar of the volcanic ash layer and how it effects air travel. http://bit.ly/9I8FaS

Startup nation: UpWest Labs introduces its third batch of Israeli teams

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Today, we take a look at the six under-the-radar startups from Israel that were brought to Silicon Valley by the UpWest Labs accelerator program. This is the third batch of startups that have made it through the selection process and made their way from sunny Israel to no less sunny...
Startup nation: UpWest Labs introduces its third batch of Israeli teams

Foursquare lets you follow friend anywhere they check in

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Foursquare has always been fun for keeping up on your friends’ whereabouts, but now the location social network is letting people get real-time alerts whenever a particular friend checks into a place anywhere in the world. The new Always On feature setting may prompt some uneasiness for the way it makes...
Foursquare lets you follow friend anywhere they check in

As Geoloqi gets acquired by ESRI, founder Amber Case talks about future of geo-location

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Geo-location just got a bit more more interesting. Geoloqi, a platform that helps developers leverage location in their applications, has been acquired by GIS service, ESRI for an undisclosed sum. While the Portland-based company will be a part of ESRI, its founder, Amber Case, tells us that everything, including products,...
As Geoloqi gets acquired by ESRI, founder Amber Case talks about future of geo-location

Toyota Introducing Wireless Mat Phone Chargers

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The popular car company is said to be pioneering the new technology in their 2013 models. When shopping for a new car in the coming months, consumers may want to add in one handy extra: a wireless phone charger. Toyota is said to be creating a new wireless car...
Toyota Introducing Wireless Mat Phone Chargers

BT planning to write off 2.6 percent stake in troubled OnLive

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BT thinks that it's "highly likely" it'll let its 2.6 percent stake in OnLive go to the wall. It told TechRadar that it was keeping a "close eye" on the gaming venture which is restructuring in the face of spiraling debt costs. The telecoms provider has promised that its...
BT planning to write off 2.6 percent stake in troubled OnLive

E-Commerce Focused VC Forerunner Ventures Raises $40 Million For Its First Institutional Fund

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Warby Parker, Birchbox, HotelTonight, Threadflip, Dollar Shave Club. People who follow the booming e-commerce trend will certainly find those names familiar. But up until today, they may not have known one thread that ties them (and a handful of other similar companies all together: Forerunner Ventures. A San Francisco-based venture...
E-Commerce Focused VC Forerunner Ventures Raises $40 Million For Its First Institutional Fund

Congress clears bill to let FAA move from radar to GPS

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The US Congress has passed a bill to give the FAA operational stability and to enable it to modernize how it handles planes in the air. The provisions of the bill will accelerate the migration from radar-based to GPS-based air traffic control. The act also makes it easier for unmanned...
Congress clears bill to let FAA move from radar to GPS
Foursquare CEO Looks Beyond Mobile Handsets: Anywhere There's A Screen, We Want To Be On It

TNW Pick of the Day: Timeless is a beautifully simple timer app for iPhone

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A quick perusal of the App Store reveals no shortage of timer apps. Some are a little more complex and intricate, such as Timer, others focus more on being beautiful and simple…like Timer. Yet another iOS timer app has hit our radar, however, going by the name of Timeless. And...
TNW Pick of the Day: Timeless is a beautifully simple timer app for iPhone

Benchmark reveals Google-branded 7-inch tablet running Android 4.1, dubbed ‘Google Asus Nexus 7′

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Google’s much-rumored 7-inch Asus tablet surfaced in a RightWare benchmark test recently and teased those eagerly awaiting a Mountain View, Calif.-branded tablet. The outing revealed a “Google Asus Nexus 7″ that boasts a quad-core Tegra 3 processor, runs Android 4.1, and carries a 768-by-1,280 resolution. The screenshots above and below detail the full...
Benchmark reveals Google-branded 7-inch tablet running Android 4.1, dubbed ‘Google Asus Nexus 7′

Twitter Survey Wants to Know What You Think

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Twitter Survey Wants to Know What You Think is a post from Chris PirilloIf you’re a Twitter user, the service is hoping you can spare 140 seconds of your time to help make the site even better. There are seven short questions which will ask your opinion on a variety...
Twitter Survey Wants to Know What You Think
Tumblr Launches Mobile Ads, Allowing Brands to Buy Their Way Into the Dashboard

First impressions of Dell’s XPS 13 – A defining piece of hardware for the Ultrabook segment

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Every time that a new laptop lands on my doorstep, I’m faced with the fact that I’m going to have to give up my beloved MacBook Pro for a testing period with the new device. Generally speaking this is a slight feeling of dread, but Dell’s promises with the XPS...
First impressions of Dell’s XPS 13 – A defining piece of hardware for the Ultrabook segment
In new Cadillac sedans, vibrating seats warn you of impending danger

How to use social media and look like a rockstar on a recruiter’s radar

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From a marketer’s point of view, turning to social media outlets is a no-brainer. If your job is to get the word out and spur on sales, the first thing you’re going to do is head to where the largest amounts of people are gathered. In the world of the...
How to use social media and look like a rockstar on a recruiter’s radar
T-Mobile's Carly trades dresses for a Ducati in company-wide 'brand refresh'

Tumblr's Ad Chief Says Yes, We're Doing Advertising ... But No One Knows It

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Rick Webb, Tumblr's consultant on marketing and revenue, says that one of the keys to the social network's advertising strategy is that most people simply don't know about it. "We have people say don't ever advertise," Webb said, "which we already are ..." Tumblr, which gets 20 billion pageviews a...
Tumblr's Ad Chief Says Yes, We're Doing Advertising ... But No One Knows It

Yahoo app now summarizes stories with beautiful, full-screen images

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale Yahoo updated its iOS app today to include its recently purchased Summly technology. Now, you’ll be served much more enticing story summaries with beautiful images before you dive into your content. The company purchased Summly at the end...
Yahoo app now summarizes stories with beautiful, full-screen images

Halo 4 trailer video shows Forerunners, new tech

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At the Microsoft press briefing this morning, the Halo 4 video showed the audience new and expected features of the highly anticipated upcoming game. In the video, strange new lifeforms creep out of the jungle. While we know that the covenant are returning for this installment, these are new...
Halo 4 trailer video shows Forerunners, new tech
AppFog gives developers an easier way to deploy cloud apps (interview)

Buy Me a Pie lets you create, share and manage grocery lists with friends and family

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We’ve all been there: “Honey, I’m going to the supermarket for a few groceries, want me to pick anything up for you?” A question that starts off with the best of intentions, but typically ends up with a scribbled shopping list the length of your arm. However, to coin a...
Buy Me a Pie lets you create, share and manage grocery lists with friends and family

Tumblr's Ad Sales Pitch Deck Says Brands Will Now Be 'Front And Center' (YHOO)

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Tumblr is wasting no time in ramping up the amount of advertising it serves now that its $1.1 billion acquisition by Yahoo has been announced. Tumblr will launch a test of "in-stream" ads on its desktop users' dashboards as soon as tomorrow, a source tells Business Insider. A company representative...
Tumblr's Ad Sales Pitch Deck Says Brands Will Now Be 'Front And Center' (YHOO)

HTC Radar to bring more Windows Phone Mango to Canada (via Videotron)

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Already available in the US via T-Mobile and Cincinnati Bell, the HTC Radar is about to cross the northern border to Canada, where Videotron is reportedly getting ready to release it. According to Le Presse (website in French), Videotron intends to launch the new Windows Phone Mango handset in “early...
HTC Radar to bring more Windows Phone Mango to Canada (via Videotron)

RIM Has Been Quietly Firing Dozens Of Employees For The Last Few Weeks (RIMM)

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RIM has been laying off employees under the radar for weeks, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. The company has been getting rid of employees in small groups of 10 or more over the past few weeks from several departments including quality control and parts, the Journal...
RIM Has Been Quietly Firing Dozens Of Employees For The Last Few Weeks (RIMM)

Foursquare Moves Beyond Check-Ins

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Foursquare, the company known for its location-based social app, is exploring a move that will put those roots in the background as it seeks to instead highlight the trove of data it has collected about its users’ habits. “We’re in the process now of disassembling the app,” said CEO Dennis...
Foursquare Moves Beyond Check-Ins

After 3 Years Of A Crummy Checkin Experience, Foursquare Is Working On A Speedier Solution

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This week we met with Foursquare's Head of Product, Alex Rainert.  We mostly asked questions about the company's incredibly social founder, Dennis Crowley, with whom Rainert founded Dodgeball in 2005.  But we couldn't help ourselves from asking a few questions about the company."Where the heck is the auto-checkin?" we...
After 3 Years Of A Crummy Checkin Experience, Foursquare Is Working On A Speedier Solution
Influenster leaves stealth mode with 200K users

United 93 Still Airborne After Alleged Crash – According To ATC/Radar | 9/11 - A Cheap Magic Trick

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United 93 Still Airborne After Alleged Crash – According To ATC/Radar | 9/11 - A Cheap Magic Trick
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