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Alienware M14x, M17x, M18x get Ivy Bridge

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Alienware has officially revealed that it has updated its gaming notebook range with Intel's Ivy Bridge processors. This includes the M14x, M17x, and M18x, with the last one rumored to have received the update earlier. The leaked roadmap from earlier this year didn't mention the Ivy Bridge updates, however, though...
Alienware M14x, M17x, M18x get Ivy Bridge

Leaked: BlackBerry PlayBook, Smartphones for 2012

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Here's what's (supposedly) on RIM's roadmap for 2012....
Leaked: BlackBerry PlayBook, Smartphones for 2012

Amazon's Appstore for Android launches in Europe as Kindle Fire sells out with 22 percent of US tablet sales

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Amazon has a bit of exciting Android-related news today: The mega online retailer announced the launch of its Appstore for Android in Europe and revealed its Android-powered Kindle Fire is currently sold out after gobbling up nearly one-fourth of United States tablet sales. The Appstore opened in Germany, France,...
Amazon's Appstore for Android launches in Europe as Kindle Fire sells out with 22 percent of US tablet sales

YouSendIt acquires Found, adds file searching to move its 38m users closer to a 'cloud-nostic future'

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File sharing service YouSendIt has acquired Found Software, the makers of Found for Mac, a service that allows users to find files and content on not only their hard drives, but also across various services. With this deal, YouSendIt says that it will be able to offer its customers the...
YouSendIt acquires Found, adds file searching to move its 38m users closer to a 'cloud-nostic future'

Leaked BlackBerry 10 roadmap outlines release dates

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A leaked image of a proposed roadmap appears to show the release windows for Research In Motion's now-delayed BlackBerry 10 devices. The roadmap, acquired by BlackBerryOS.com, shows that the company plans a 4G-enabled version of its PlayBook, and a 10-inch tablet, as well as the company's previously revealed touchscreen and...
Leaked BlackBerry 10 roadmap outlines release dates

Dual OS phone with Android and desktop Ubuntu not likely to arrive before 2014

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It's beautiful. It even works. But if there's a downside to the notion of an Android phone that runs full-blown desktop Ubuntu when docked to a big screen and keyboard, it's the need for patience. Nearly a year after the first announcement, we've had an update from one of...
Dual OS phone with Android and desktop Ubuntu not likely to arrive before 2014
HP's webOS CTO Sam Greenblatt is out, no word on replacement

Myreks wants to expand its social recommendation approach to the US

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One of the key trends in the Latin American startup scene in 2011 was the emergence of regional tech hubs. This is also true in Brazil, where startups born outside of Sao Paulo show global ambitions. Created in Florianopolis, the social recommendation engine Myreks is one more proof of it; according to...
Myreks wants to expand its social recommendation approach to the US

What Dennis Crowley Was Thinking When He Walked Away From A ~ $125 Million Foursquare Acquisition Offer

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Two years ago, Dennis Crowley had a tough choice to make. The entrepreneur who cofounded Foursquare was being offered $125 million for his company -- or so several reports say. Crowley wasn't wealthy.  His first startup, Dodgeball, had been acquired by Google, but not for a hefty amount.  Prior...
What Dennis Crowley Was Thinking When He Walked Away From A ~ $125 Million Foursquare Acquisition Offer

Researchers successfully grow defect-free graphene, commercial uses now in sight

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There is no concrete roadmap to predict how quickly graphene-based devices will become available and common they will be. Quality depends not only on sample purity but also on the presence of defects in the geomtery. A new method to control the orientation, edge geometry, and thickness of vapor-deposited graphene...
Researchers successfully grow defect-free graphene, commercial uses now in sight

Sprint's Android users get carrier billing in Google Play

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American Android users started getting carrier billing in Google Play early this month through T-Mobile (and later AT&T), and now Sprint can join the party. Any app, book, music or video purchase can be tacked on to the monthly bill for your EVO 4G LTE instead of going through...
Sprint's Android users get carrier billing in Google Play
Intel leak details chips that will likely go into 2013 Macs

Microsoft announces new start screen for Windows Phone with more personalization options

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At Microsoft’s Windows Phone Summit today in San Francisco, the company unveiled the future roadmap of its mobile product. This has been quite an interesting week for Microsoft, which shared its plans to jump into the hardware game with its hybrid tablet, Surface. A big part of the Windows Phone...
Microsoft announces new start screen for Windows Phone with more personalization options

HP Memo Confirms Layoffs and New Directions at Autonomy

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Hewlett-Packard just let employees in its Autonomy business unit know that there are going to be some layoffs and some further changes — included a boost to research and development spending — to the business going forward. I just received this internal memo, shared by an HP spokesman, from Robert...
HP Memo Confirms Layoffs and New Directions at Autonomy
It's not your startup anymore if the market tells you what to do

Amazon's Kindle Fire has sold out just in time for the company's next big event

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Amazon has just announced that the Kindle Fire has joined the Kindle Touch on the out-of-stock list, a week before the company's mysterious product announcement. Jeff Bezos has teased that there is an "exciting roadmap ahead," which we'd expect to include at least one touchscreen e-reader and a vastly...
Amazon's Kindle Fire has sold out just in time for the company's next big event

Apple, HTC planning launches on Verizon's network this fall, report says

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A new report from the Boy Genius Report claims to have knowledge of Verizon's upcoming smartphone roadmap, and includes mention of the iPhone launching this fall. [Read more]...
Apple, HTC planning launches on Verizon's network this fall, report says
Open webOS reaches version 1.0 on time, completes its open source transformation

It’s Official: Samsung Galaxy Note Launches Feb 19 on AT&T for $299

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Samsung and AT&T made the release date and pricing for the Samsung Galaxy Note official today. The leaked roadmap from last week was almost right. Consumers get to scoop up the Note on February 19th, not the 18th. One extra day to wait. Unless you pre-order. Customers that do so...
It’s Official: Samsung Galaxy Note Launches Feb 19 on AT&T for $299

Real Stories of Startup Failure: A Database of What Not to Do

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There's a school of thought that says entrepreneurs learn best from their own mistakes. That they must fail - and fail and fail - before they succeed. Noam Wasserman comes from a different school of thought (Harvard Business School), and he suggests that entrepreneurs instead learn from the mistakes...
Real Stories of Startup Failure: A Database of What Not to Do

Pearltrees Comes To The iPhone, Goes Beyond Bookmarking And Adds Photos, Notes, Offline Mode

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Few startups make it through a year without a pivot or two these days. That really can’t be said about social bookmarking service Pearltrees, however. The company has stuck pretty closely to its roadmap ever since its launch in 2009. After launching on the web, Peartrees is now available on...
Pearltrees Comes To The iPhone, Goes Beyond Bookmarking And Adds Photos, Notes, Offline Mode

RIM: first BlackBerry 10 devices to focus on mid-range and up, entry-level may be ready in 2013

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RIM's Q2 earnings details have had a common theme of a silver lining to darker clouds, and that edge may have grown a bit brighter with hints of the company's longer-term BlackBerry 10 roadmap. When asked about the release strategy, CEO Thorsten Heins said that the first BB10 devices...
RIM: first BlackBerry 10 devices to focus on mid-range and up, entry-level may be ready in 2013
Nvidia extends its chip roadmap through 2015, with 100X faster processing

Netflix on the iPhone? Yes, Please!

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Recently, Netflix sent out a survey to select subscribers in order to determine interest in an iPhone application for streaming movies via mobile phones. According to the survey's wording, the proposed app would be Wi-Fi only and would offer the same content that the Netflix "Watch Instantly" service provides. Currently,...
Netflix on the iPhone? Yes, Please!

Kickstarter CEO Perry Chen: We don't ever want to sell this company

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Kickstarter CEO Perry Chen told his audience at GigaOM’s RoadMap conference in San Francisco Monday that he is in it for the long haul. “We don’t ever want to sell this company, we don’t ever want to IPO this company,” he said, explaining that the goal was to build a company that...
Kickstarter CEO Perry Chen: We don't ever want to sell this company

Wendr, an app for planning a night out, wins Thrillist and Samsung's 'Speed Dating for Startups' competition

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More than 100 startups applied to “Speed Dating for Startups,” a joint competition by Thrillist and Samsung to find interesting new business ideas, but it was the nightly planning app Wendr that stood out from the pack. Wendr, founded by Sam Zises and Nick Kaye, allows you to figure...
Wendr, an app for planning a night out, wins Thrillist and Samsung's 'Speed Dating for Startups' competition

Anatomy of a security fix: Postgres launches massive update to address vulnerability

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It’s the kind of call any software vendor — or open source project — dreads: A large customer (in this case NTT) flagged a vulnerability in PostgreSQL, the popular open-source database also known as Postgres. That happened March 12. The  next step for the Postgres community (and it is a...
Anatomy of a security fix: Postgres launches massive update to address vulnerability

Clearwire subscriber growth flat at 11 million, but stock rises as outlook improves for 2012

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Clearwire’s revenues fell to $316.9 million during the second quarter in part because of a slowdown in wholesale revenues. And the Bellevue wireless broadband provider’s subscriber count was essentially flat at 11 million when compared to the first quarter. But Clearwire, whose stock gained 12 percent in earlier trading Thursday...
Clearwire subscriber growth flat at 11 million, but stock rises as outlook improves for 2012

Birchbox, Warby Parker co-founders to speak at RoadMap

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When a company can craft an annual report that looks like a work of art, you know it has design in its DNA.  And when a startup spawns a crop of clones that barely bother to change their names, you know it’s making a mark. Eyewear maker Warby Parker and...
Birchbox, Warby Parker co-founders to speak at RoadMap

Feedly Outlines RSS Roadmap, Touts 68% Conversion Of Testers To Active Users

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With less than a month to go until Google Reader shuts down on Jule 1st, Feedly has shared what it’s been doing — and still plans to do — as RSS users search for an alternate feed reader. In a blog post, Feedly also says its userbase has been growing...
Feedly Outlines RSS Roadmap, Touts 68% Conversion Of Testers To Active Users
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