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Briefly: Google updates Google Now, Chrome for Android

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An update to the Google Search app on Android has added package tracking to Google Now. New cards will show updates to shipped online orders from retailers in real-time, including an estimated arrival date, according to Droid-Life. Individual cards also have an info button, providing quick settings for the card's...
Briefly: Google updates Google Now, Chrome for Android

Toptable Inks U.K. Restaurant-Booking Partnership With Yelp-Owned Reviews Site, Qype

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Another partnership for toptable: following deals last months with MyVoucherCodes and lastminute.com, the OpenTable-owned restaurant-booking service has inked a partnership with Yelp-acquired local reviews site Qype to provide real-time restaurant bookings for Qype.co.uk. The deal looks to be an extension of an existing partnership between toptable/OpenTable and Yelp, following the latter’s acquisition of Qype last month. The...
Toptable Inks U.K. Restaurant-Booking Partnership With Yelp-Owned Reviews Site, Qype

Five reasons Microsoft Lync 2013 matters

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Lync 2013 has a variety of benefits that businesses can take advantage of to make internal and external communications more effective and efficient. Lync, which comes bundled with Office 365 business subscriptions, is Microsoft's server platform for unified communications. In a former life, it went by the longer, but more...
Five reasons Microsoft Lync 2013 matters

With 3 million users, Banjo updates its app, taking you anywhere you want to see things in real-time

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Banjo is back and just updated its mobile app to help take you where you want to go in real-time while connecting you with people. This location-based service that shares information about the people around you has expanded its reach. Now, its 3 million users can check out places around...
With 3 million users, Banjo updates its app, taking you anywhere you want to see things in real-time

Grooveshark's CEO Is Making A Comeback After 'Getting Punched In The Face 10,000 Times'

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The last couple of years were rough for Grooveshark CEO Sam Tarantino.  The span of time between 2011 and early 2012 was "a year of getting punched in the face 10,000 times," Tarantino tells Mashable's Seth Fiegerman Tarantino went through a series of blows during that time. First Google pulled the Groveshark...
Grooveshark's CEO Is Making A Comeback After 'Getting Punched In The Face 10,000 Times'
Grooveshark Broadcast lets anyone be a radio DJ, wacky interludes and all

Kinect for Windows SDK updates includes 3D model creation

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Microsoft is introducing hand recognition and 3D modelling in real time to the Kinect for Windows. An update for version 1.8 of the Kinect for Windows software development kit will be available to download on March 18th, and also marks the first time that Microsoft will be releasing code samples...
Kinect for Windows SDK updates includes 3D model creation

Groupon Acquires Glassmap, A Location-Based Discovery Startup

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Groupon has acquired Glassmap, the location-based deals discovery app, the start-up announced on Friday. Groupon confirmed the acquisition to AllThingsD. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. “Our goal when we started building Glassmap was to help people find what was interesting and relevant around them,” Glassmap said in a...
Groupon Acquires Glassmap, A Location-Based Discovery Startup

Audi Connect gets new T-Mobile data plans

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If a vehicle outfitted with Audi Connect has found its way into your garage, T-Mobile has a pair of new data plans for you to consider. Dropping $450 nets car owners 30 months of "full data services" to power the infotainment system, which packs features including Google Earth, real-time...
Audi Connect gets new T-Mobile data plans

DropTag tells phones when packages are bruised before they're opened (video)

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Many of us have had the misfortune of receiving a package that has been roughhoused in transit, and we might not have even realized it until we burrowed through the cardboard and tape. Cambridge Consultants' upcoming DropTag might just serve as the insurance we need. The badge can detect...
DropTag tells phones when packages are bruised before they're opened (video)
SET Media Adds New Tools To Optimize Video Ad Campaigns

New Cloud Foundry app validates cloud portability

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Cloud Foundry wants its Platform as a Service to be the basis for a wide array of such services going forward — a sort of super Paas foundation. And so far, it’s got some promising partners in that effort: AppFog, Uhuru, ActiveState, and Tier 3 Network all provide PaaS offerings based on...
New Cloud Foundry app validates cloud portability

State Of The Platform As A Service Market, A Discussion For Deploycon

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The spring tech tour continues next week in Santa Clara with Deploycon, and I will be there to discuss the spectrum of PaaS providers and how they play across this broad, malleable and often manipulated sector of the market. It has become apparent that the platform as a service (PaaS)...
State Of The Platform As A Service Market, A Discussion For Deploycon

Ion introduces Air Copy: mobile scanner for smartphones, tablets and laptops

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Ion's Air Copy has just stepped into the wireless mobile scanner arena, and it brings support for slinging scanned documents and photos as big as size A4 to Android, iOS, Windows 8 and OS X devices via WiFi. Once documents are scanned, they're saved as high resolution 300 DPI...
Ion introduces Air Copy: mobile scanner for smartphones, tablets and laptops
Facebook Rumored To Purchase Traffic App Waze For $1 Billion

This new Web mod shows you Bitcoin prices for eBay auctions

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We know PayPal is thinking about adding Bitcoin support to its payment service, but if you can’t wait to check the Bitcoin prices on those eBay auctions you’re sniping, website modding service BetterInternet has got you covered. BetterInternet, which debuted at Techono.me last October, acts as a real-time filter for any website,...
This new Web mod shows you Bitcoin prices for eBay auctions

TNW Pick of the Day: Fuel Monitor shows drivers exactly how much their trip's costing in real-time

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There really is an app for everything. Some are great and some, well, not so great. But even the great ones can find gaining traction a difficult endeavor, simply because there is so much competition and so many other apps vying for our attention. But the one thing all successful...
TNW Pick of the Day: Fuel Monitor shows drivers exactly how much their trip's costing in real-time
Enter the mix with Ninja Jamm

YouTube expanding live streaming to all channels with over 1k subscribers

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YouTube has been allowing live streaming from a number of select partner channels over the last year for everything from sports events to hangouts with politicians and today it is finally expanding live streaming to others. A post on the YouTube Creator blog today announced that all channels with over...
YouTube expanding live streaming to all channels with over 1k subscribers

New Details On Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie (AAPL)

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Aaron Sorkin, the writer of West Wing, The Social Network, The Newsroom, and many others, revealed his plan for his Steve Jobs biopic today. Speaking at The Daily Beast's "Hero" conference he said he would structure the film around three 30 minute scenes all set right before three major product...
New Details On Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Movie (AAPL)

Adly Raises $2M More As It Expands Tools For Social Media Celebrity Endorsements

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Adly, a startup that connects advertisers with celebrities willing to post promoted messages on social networks, recently raised $2 million in additional funding. The new funding came from previous backer GRP Partners and new investor Siemer Ventures. Adly has now raised a total of $7.5 million. The company also launched...
Adly Raises $2M More As It Expands Tools For Social Media Celebrity Endorsements

CoAction Hero board comes with its own OS, simplifies desktop coding (video)

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Although we've seen a deluge of tinker-friendly boards, many of them share a dirty secret: they're borrowing someone else's OS. The creator of the new CoAction Hero board, Tyler Gilbert, doesn't think that's good enough for those who want both control and ease of use. His stackable ARM Cortex-M3...
CoAction Hero board comes with its own OS, simplifies desktop coding (video)

ParkMe's Android app officially launched, does everything but the maneuver

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Finding a spot to stash your whip, especially in unfamiliar territory, can be a chore, so you might want to employ ParkMe to do the finding for you. The service -- which has been available on iOS and via the web for a while -- has now officially debuted...
ParkMe's Android app officially launched, does everything but the maneuver

China's web censors are quick, but take breaks for the evening news

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Sina Weibo, China's Twitter-like microblogging platform, has seen tremendous growth since launching in 2010, with the site's 300 million users combining to post 70,000 messages per minute. This growth has forced the Chinese government to ramp up its censorship tactics, though its precise methods have thus far remained a...
China's web censors are quick, but take breaks for the evening news
Former Facebook CTO Bret Taylor Dropped A Juicy Clue About His New Startup, Quip (FB)

Embracing adventure with our co-founder Boris at #TNW2013

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Organizing an event like The Next Web Conference is a monumental task that it comes with its usual share of pressures, pay-offs and unexpected moments. So how is Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, co-founder of The Next Web, able to keep tabs on everything that’s happening while also providing space for...
Embracing adventure with our co-founder Boris at #TNW2013

New Citadel malware variant targets Payza online payment platform

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A new variant of the Citadel financial malware is targeting users of the Payza online payment platform by launching local in-browser attacks to steal their credentials, according to researchers from security firm Trusteer.Citadel is a Trojan program designed primarily to steal online banking credentials, but is also associated with...
New Citadel malware variant targets Payza online payment platform

Visa updates Offers rewards scheme with point-of-sale discounts and personalized cardholder alerts

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Visa has updated Visa Offers, a rewards scheme that helps retailers and merchants offer exclusive discounts to Visa cardholders at the point-of-sale, with instant discounts, real-time analytics and support for third-party offer programs today. The idea is to remove the need both for physical rewards cards and purpose-built smartphone apps by...
Visa updates Offers rewards scheme with point-of-sale discounts and personalized cardholder alerts
New Relic Claims Better Customer Ratings With Real-Time Performance Monitoring For iOS And Android Apps

Worried about the end of the world? TNW built an app to help you track the fall of humanity

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It’s hack day at TNW’s Amsterdam headquarters, and our lovely team has put together a neat little application for tracking the coming end of the world. Sadly, Douglas Adams and his famed restaurant appear to not be real after all. Called ‘IsEveryoneAlive,’ the app tracks tweets from around the world,...
Worried about the end of the world? TNW built an app to help you track the fall of humanity
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