revisions

revisions

Spotify makes its desktop app more DJ-friendly with crossfading & gapless playback

AMD CTO reveals first Steamroller details

techreport.com
Ever since the relatively disappointing debut of AMD's Bulldozer microarchitecture, we've been curious to find out what happens next. New architectures sometimes have their share of troubles, but they often bring with them quite a bit of headroom for improvement, especially once there's operating silicon to be examined and optimized....
AMD CTO reveals first Steamroller details
Facebook taking a vote on proposed policy changes, will require 270 million votes to be binding

US lawmakers plan sweeping review of copyright

www.pcworld.com
A key U.S. lawmaker has unveiled plans for a comprehensive review of the laws surrounding copyright in the United States to determine whether they are still relevant in the digital age.Bob Goodlatte, a Virginia Republican and chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, said Wednesday that his committee will begin...
US lawmakers plan sweeping review of copyright
Facebook puts privacy changes up for member vote

Senate committee takes an important step towards protecting your inbox

arstechnica.com
In the wake of former CIA Director David Petraeus’ sex scandal—uncovered largely through the disclosure of explicit e-mails between him and his mistress—the Senate Judiciary Committee passed a new amendment to the Electronic Communications Privacy Act on Wednesday. The bill as it stands now (PDF) would require a warrant by law...
Senate committee takes an important step towards protecting your inbox

As Europe Bats Around ACTA, UK Proposes Rules For ISPs Policing Copyright Breaches

techcrunch.com
With Europe preparing for a big vote next week on ACTA, the sweeping online copyright and counterfeit trade treaty, today the UK regulator Ofcom set out a proposal for how large ISPs in this country (ie more than 400,000) should tell their users when they’ve been found to be infringing...
As Europe Bats Around ACTA, UK Proposes Rules For ISPs Policing Copyright Breaches

Why Facebook will start serving ads on Instagram soon

gigaom.com
Most of the media coverage of Facebook’s latest proposed revisions to its legal agreements with users has focused on one change: the proposed elimination of users’ right to vote. The reality, however, is that this change probably won’t have any practical effect because a vote by users would almost certainly...
Why Facebook will start serving ads on Instagram soon

How Smart Freelance Writers Handle Their #1 Hassle

www.copyblogger.com
The life of a freelance writer is pretty sweet. It’s interesting, challenging work. You meet great people. You have a lot of freedom to organize your work life the way you want it. The pay can be excellent, and you get to make a living doing something you love....
How Smart Freelance Writers Handle Their #1 Hassle
Editorially: Building a writing tool that embraces the Web
Apple revises plans for its Campus 2 building, adding bicycle access improvements, additional parking, and more

Dell XPS 27, XPS 12, Alienware X51 enhanced with Intel Haswell

www.electronista.com
Given the recent release of the enhanced Intel Haswell line, Dell has updated much of its consumer-grade computing line with the new processor. Dell today announced revisions to its Alienware and XPS lines, boosting both with the power of the new processor family....    ...
Dell XPS 27, XPS 12, Alienware X51 enhanced with Intel Haswell
Like Google Docs, But With More Conversation: Huddle Updates Its Content Sharing Platform With Social Layer
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 delayed for revisions

Texas school board searching for "another side" to theory of evolution

arstechnica.com
We recently reviewed the documentary The Revisionaries, which chronicles the actions of the Texas state school board as it attempted to rewrite the science and history standards that had been prepared by experts in education and the relevant subjects. For biology, the board's revisions meant that textbook publishers were...
Texas school board searching for "another side" to theory of evolution

Web companies beg Congress to “step back” from IP legislation

venturebeat.com
Hoping to amplify the voice of the Internet, web companies including Mozilla, Reddit, and WordPress have banded with public interest and human rights groups to urge Congress to stop its work on intellectual property laws. Monday, more than 70 organizations signed an open letter addressed to House of Representatives and...
Web companies beg Congress to “step back” from IP legislation

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 redesigned with S Pen in mind

www.bgr.com
As previously reported, after a less than stellar unveiling at Mobile World Congress in February, Samsung delayed the launch of its Galaxy Note 10.1 in order to make revisions. The original Galaxy Note 10.1 featured a 10.1-inch 1280 x 800-pixel display, a dual-core Exynos processor clocked at 1.4GHz, 1GB of...
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 redesigned with S Pen in mind

Rotten Apples: AT&T flexed, Apple caved and customers should be concerned

thenextweb.com
It’s true, today I’m disappointed in Apple. Not because of the iPad thing. I’m pretty impressed with what the company announced today. My disappointment is a matter of something deeper – a sign that Apple gave in to a carrier, rather than standing up for the customers. Anyone with iOS...
Rotten Apples: AT&T flexed, Apple caved and customers should be concerned
Want better mobile app curation? Meet Hapoose.
Mozilla developer says 'rapid releases killed Firefox's reputation'

Why Apple Should Buy Adobe

theappleblog.com
The rumors of Adobe being bought by Apple come up every so often. Apple could easily afford such a purchase and the results would be interesting. I would love to see Adobe restructured by a company like Apple. Adobe has many applications that are the gold standard but it...
Why Apple Should Buy Adobe

BII MOBILE INSIGHTS: Should It Really Be Mobile First, Web Second?

www.businessinsider.com
Mobile Insights is the new daily newsletter from BI Intelligence that collects and delivers the top mobile strategy news. It is delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers. Sign up here for a free trial of BI Intelligence today. In The Rush To Mobile, Don't Ignore The Power Of The Web (Fast Company)Fred...
BII MOBILE INSIGHTS: Should It Really Be Mobile First, Web Second?
Adobe CS6 on sale now, Creative Cloud coming May 11th

Cops Want Carriers to Hang On to Your Incriminating Old Text Messages

betabeat.com
Hullo there. (Photo: flickr.com/nate) Hey, it’s the 20th anniversary of the invention of text messaging! How shall we celebrate? How about with an attempt by law enforcement agencies to make sure they have access to your old SMS messages, in case they need to issue any search warrants? CNET reports:...
Cops Want Carriers to Hang On to Your Incriminating Old Text Messages
90 Seconds on The Verge: Apple revisions, Microsoft 'Surface' phones, and iPad minis
The severe Facebook revenue revisions that sent investors running

Windows 8.1 unveiled: new apps, new features and the return of the Start button

www.engadget.com
More Info Microsoft drops the Blue codename, confirms Windows 8.1 will be a free upgrade available later this year Windows Blue screenshot tour Leaked Windows 8.1 build points to the Start button's return How big of an upgrade is Windows 8.1? Put it this way: we just might need...
Windows 8.1 unveiled: new apps, new features and the return of the Start button

Groupon sued by shareholder over financial revisions

news.cnet.com
Complaint claims the daily deals site misled investors about the state of its financial health. [Read more]...
Groupon sued by shareholder over financial revisions

Pluralis Takes A Crowdsourced Approach To Improving Your Landing Pages

techcrunch.com
A startup called Pluralis is taking a 99 Designs-style approach to solving a fairly specific problem — improving the conversion rate on landing pages. Normally, if a business has a landing page that it thinks could be driving more user registrations (or purchases, or whatever they’re aiming for), then it has...
Pluralis Takes A Crowdsourced Approach To Improving Your Landing Pages
Living with the PS3: spotty software drags down Sony's killer HD library
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?