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New iOS 5.1.1 update fixes problems with camera, iPad connectivity

OS X Mountain Lion Adding Offline Safari Reading List Mode and Dictation to Mac

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In the week since Apple's last developer update of OS X Mountain Lion, several new features including hints of automatic app downloads have been discovered in the next-generation operating system. The discoveries are still continuing, with signs of two new features: offline Reading List mode and iOS-like dictation. Gear Live...
OS X Mountain Lion Adding Offline Safari Reading List Mode and Dictation to Mac
Apple appears to currently be passing on Safari 6.0 features for Windows PCs

The Leader Who Had No Title

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We are almost at the end of another rather interesting and action packed week in the Social Computing space with lots of interesting things happening all over the place and here I am, about to wrap up with another intense week at work, putting together a few lines in this...
The Leader Who Had No Title

Deep thinking on complex systems: A devops reading list

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As I wrap up my series digging into the relationship between complex systems, devops, anti-fragility and IT systems, I wanted to give you a set of resources that you can use to explore this subject in much more depth. As I hope you’ve picked up from the series (which I’ve...
Deep thinking on complex systems: A devops reading list

Guardian Books podcast: Maps from Ptolemy to Google

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From antiquity to the space age, maps have both expressed our view of the world and have helped to determine that vision. Jerry Brotton, author of A History of the World in Twelve Maps, explains how each of his chosen maps not only represents a time but a way of...
Guardian Books podcast: Maps from Ptolemy to Google

Apple Releases iOS 5.1.1 with HDR, AirPlay, and Safari Syncing Bug Fixes

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Apple today released iOS 5.1.1, offering bug fixes and other improvements for recent models of the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.This update contains improvements and bug fixes, including: - Improves reliability of using HDR option for photos taken using the Lock Screen shortcut - Addresses bugs that could prevent...
Apple Releases iOS 5.1.1 with HDR, AirPlay, and Safari Syncing Bug Fixes

Check Out These 10 Hidden Features In Apple's New Mobile Operating System (AAPL)

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iOS 6, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, reportedly goes live at 1 PM EST today. In light of that, here are 10 features that were a little less than publicized.You won't be prompted every time for your password when you download an app You'll only have to...
Check Out These 10 Hidden Features In Apple's New Mobile Operating System (AAPL)
Apple rolls out Safari 6 for Lion with unified search and offline reading list
YC-Backed Kippt, An "Evernote For The Web", Lures Developers With New API, App Gallery
What's new in iOS 6 beta 3

Distro Issue 46 arrives with the Retina-wielding MacBook Pro, Microsoft events and Minority Report

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Now that it's officially summertime, you're going to need some options for that annual reading list. As you plot your escape from the season's rising temps, allow us to offer a cool copy of our weekly for your browsing pursuits. Since it first broke cover at WWDC, we've had...
Distro Issue 46 arrives with the Retina-wielding MacBook Pro, Microsoft events and Minority Report

Interview with Instapaper founder Marco Arment

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03sP8JyrXD4&list=UUddiUEpeqJcYeBxX1IVBKvQ&index=7&feature=plcp Joshua Topolsky of The Verge recently sat down with Instascraper Instapaper founder Marco Arment. For those of you unfamiliar, Instapaper is a pretty popular app on the App Store that allows you to save an article or piece of the web for later reading. The app has a slick web app that allows...
Interview with Instapaper founder Marco Arment

Bollocks To Blind Clicks, Every URL Deserves A Preview

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“Check out this link: http://bit.ly/QGuBiv “ If you clicked that, you experienced something dumb but familiar on the web — blindly clicking a link only to end up somewhere you’ve been before or you didn’t want to go. Come on, Internet. We’re better than this. We’re too busy, and there’s too...
Bollocks To Blind Clicks, Every URL Deserves A Preview
Apple improves AirPlay playback, iPad network switching, HDR with iOS 5.1.1

New Features in iOS 6 Receive Spotty Support from Older Devices

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Apple claims that iOS 6, the next version of its iPhone and iPad operating system, is "compatible" with devices as old as the iPhone 3GS. The 3GS was originally released nearly three years ago in June 2009 -- an eternity in gadget time. However, at the bottom of Apple's iOS...
New Features in iOS 6 Receive Spotty Support from Older Devices
Apple releases minor iOS 5.1.1 update to fix bugs with AirPlay, HDR shooting, and syncing bookmarks

Zinio to launch its digital newsstand app for Windows Phone 8 exclusively on Nokia Lumia devices

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Digital magazine subscription service Zinio has partnered with Nokia today to announce what it’s describing as “the world’s largest digital newsstand” exclusively for Lumia device owners. The upcoming Windows Phone 8 app will have a number of new features, including Reading List. It’s essentially a stream of curated articles – which...
Zinio to launch its digital newsstand app for Windows Phone 8 exclusively on Nokia Lumia devices

The Humble eBook Bundle tops $1 million in sales with three days to go

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By now you’re probably familiar with Humble Bundles. The short version of the story is that they’re bundles of digital goods which are sold for at least one cent, but at a “pay what you want” scheme. The money is then divvied between the creators, the Humble groups and charitable...
The Humble eBook Bundle tops $1 million in sales with three days to go

Apple Releases Safari 6 Update for OS X Lion

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Alongside OS X Mountain Lion 10.8, Apple has released the updated version of Safari to OS X Lion (10.7). It is available in OS X Lion's Software Update. According to Apple, the new Safari contains new features, including: - Smart Search Field. Safari now has one field for typing both...
Apple Releases Safari 6 Update for OS X Lion

Ask Slashdot: Transitioning From 'Hacker' To 'Engineer'?

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antifoidulus writes "I'm about to get my masters in Computer Science and start out (again) in the 'real world.' I already have a job lined up, but there is one thing that is really nagging me. Since my academic work has focused almost solely on computer science and not software...
Ask Slashdot: Transitioning From 'Hacker' To 'Engineer'?

Jaron Lanier: Something Doesn’t Smell Right

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Jaron Lanier’s You Are Not A Gadget has been on my reading list for nearly two years, and if nothing else comes of this damn book I’m trying to write, it’ll be satisfying to say that I’ve made my way through any number of important works that for one reason...
Jaron Lanier: Something Doesn’t Smell Right

2010 Nebula Nominees

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Good looking Nebula Awards ballot this year! Congrats to all the nominees -- this is as fine a reading list as you're apt to find. Start with the novels: The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi, The Love We Share Without Knowing by Christopher Barzak, Flesh and Fire by Laura Anne...
2010 Nebula Nominees

Facebook Begins Original Content Push With Facebook Stories

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News updates all day from Fast Company.Facebook just launched an original editorial project, called Facebook Stories. The site showcases videos and articles that depict creative ways in which the Facebook community uses the platform, not unlike Tumblr's Storyboard or Twitter Stories. Facebook Stories, which has been in the works since...
Facebook Begins Original Content Push With Facebook Stories

Famous Prankster 'The Internet' Hijacks Another Promotional Campaign

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You know what The Internet does better than nearly anything else? If you answered, "Provide me with a creative and useful list of potential product names," go ahead and add that to the PowerPoint deck and hope no one asks for a citation. If you answered, "Find some way to...
Famous Prankster 'The Internet' Hijacks Another Promotional Campaign

Government Surveillance: The Essential Reading List

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Government Surveillance: The Essential Reading List

Engadget's summer gear guide 2012: e-readers

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In the interest of keeping cool this summer, we've put together a list of the hottest products out right now. From smartphones to e-readers and everything in between, there's no time like the present to re-up that post-spring-cleaning stash. So grab a popsicle or a cold one and dive...
Engadget's summer gear guide 2012: e-readers
Mountain Lion to feature offline Safari Reading List, Dictation?

What We're Reading: Apple Leaks

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Hacker culture, Hitler meme videos, and a tech executive in Vogue top the reading list....
What We're Reading: Apple Leaks

Jet Lag

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It's 3am in the morning and I'm wide awake in a hotel room in Tokyo, having slept for about five hours. My head is pounding because I haven't had coffee in 30 hours. I'm fixing myself an espresso and getting out my Nexus 7 for some reading. Emily suggested I...
Jet Lag
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