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Sonic Jump, Sonic's first mobile-only game, hits the App Store

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Sonic Jump is a new mobile game from Sega. It’s available now for $1.99 on iOS devices, with an Android version set to follow in November. Sonic Jump is the first Sonic the Hedgehog game that has been specifically designed for mobile devices rather than being a port of a console...
Sonic Jump, Sonic's first mobile-only game, hits the App Store
'Sword & Sworcery' composer Jim Guthrie releases first solo album in a decade
Solar-powered LEDs flood Tokyo river during the city’s firefly festival [PICS]

Facebook launching 'Graph Search,' a personalized social search engine, beta starts today

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Facebook this morning announced "Graph Search," a way to search all of Facebook's content for queries tailored to your profile. CEO Mark Zuckerberg explained the search by saying, "Graph Search is meant to answer very specific questions like 'Who are my friends in San Francisco?" But worry not, privacy...
Facebook launching 'Graph Search,' a personalized social search engine, beta starts today

Don't Mess With Your DNS

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Domain Name Servers (DNS) were still functional during the weekend. There were reported claims to bring down this collection of important servers in the hopes of more cyberterrorism. However, while there are only 13 root servers, they are replicated into hundreds of machines around the globe using a variety of...
Don't Mess With Your DNS

UK Government report into religious radicalization calls on ISPs to remove terrorist content

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A British government report on the roots of religious radicalization and terrorism has called for ISPs to self-regulate potentially illegal content that incites terrorism, suggesting that contrary to the results of research published in November last year, the internet "features in most, if not all, of the routes of...
UK Government report into religious radicalization calls on ISPs to remove terrorist content

Gillmor Gang: Spring Training

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The Gillmor Gang — Doc Searls, Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor — takes turns sizing up the new season. With Steve Ballmer running out of room and close to the warning track, we talk about who might be called up from the minors. The consensus is that...
Gillmor Gang: Spring Training

Windermere Solutions changes name to Sweepre

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Windermere Solutions, started as the technology arm of the giant Pacific Northwest real estate company, has changed its name to Sweepre Interactive. “When we launched the company as Windermere Solutions two years ago, we were a true spin-off from Windermere Real Estate, one of the largest independent real estate brands...
Windermere Solutions changes name to Sweepre

Pandora buys FM radio station to lower royalty rates for streaming music

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Pandora has complained for years that royalties for internet-only radio stations are too steep. It may have found an end run around the problem, however: it just bought an FM radio station in South Dakota. The company's Chris Harrison argues that the deal will make ASCAP and music labels...
Pandora buys FM radio station to lower royalty rates for streaming music

Media Center to live in a separate version of Windows 8?

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To the surprise of many, but not all, the same great Windows Media Center from Windows 7 was part of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. What this means for the final version of Windows 8 is still far from known, however, Winunleaked offers up a new clue with the...
Media Center to live in a separate version of Windows 8?
Social Fitness Tracker Endomondo Hits 10 Million Users, Tracks 250K Workouts Each Day
IBM Think: Explore Innovation From the Dark Ages to the Present
Josh will be on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon tonight with HTC First, Makerbot Replicator, and more!
History | Tech Time Warp of the Week: Bell Labs Computer Center, 1973

Canonical to end official Kubuntu support with 12.04, crushes your Plasma-powered dreams

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Standard Ubuntu, with its Gnome roots and Unity interface may get most of the attention, but there are many different varieties of the world's most popular Linux distro. Most, like Xubuntu and Edubuntu, are community efforts entirely maintained by volunteers. Now Kubuntu, the KDE-sporting edition will be joining the...
Canonical to end official Kubuntu support with 12.04, crushes your Plasma-powered dreams

Browse the Web as it Looked in 1993

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Github user Alan Dipert has posted the source code for NCSA Mosaic 2.7 on the code hosting website. You can download it and run it on any modern Linux installation. It runs on Ubuntu just fine. Mosaic was the first graphical web browser. It was born in the early...
Browse the Web as it Looked in 1993

TWC TV app updated for Android 4.0, roots require a trick

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As expected, Time Warner Cable has updated its TWC TV app (free, Google Play) to work seamlessly on Android 4.0-powered devices. It now allows live streaming of TV content, but those who couldn't wait for the official Android 4.0 update to reach their handsets and have gone on and rooted...
TWC TV app updated for Android 4.0, roots require a trick

Introducing The Next Web Global Job Board. A job board for the WORLD Wide Web.

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Today we’re proud to reveal The Next Web Global Job Board. We’ve had plans to launch this for some time but had always held out to ensure we could provide a job board with a difference. After all, there are plenty already out there. So why is the TNW Global...
Introducing The Next Web Global Job Board. A job board for the WORLD Wide Web.

Google announces e-mail money transfers for Google Wallet

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At its annual Google I/O developer conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, Google made announcements that will expand Google Wallet far beyond its tap-and-go NFC roots. [Read more]...
Google announces e-mail money transfers for Google Wallet
Incredible photos of Europe's primal traditions
World's first PC game, co-written by Bill Gates, remade for iOS

Adam Lanza Described As "Very Very Bright" And "A Deeply Disturbed Kid"

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This story was written and reported by Harriet Alexander, David Barrett, Laura Donnelly, Jon Swaine in Newtown, CT. Adam Lanza, the 20-year-old who killed his mother and 26 people at a primary school in Connecticut, was "very, very bright", his aunt claimed as she disclosed his mother had chosen to...
Adam Lanza Described As "Very Very Bright" And "A Deeply Disturbed Kid"

Love Thy Neighbor on Facebook

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Meeting the new neighbors no longer requires a Welcome Wagon. Neighbors instead are turning to Facebook to build a greater sense of community online to complement the traditional block parties and neighborly door knocking. Current residents find that they can more quickly share are information, news and events with one...
Love Thy Neighbor on Facebook

Xbox celebrates ten years of Live, will give special-edition 360s to contest winners

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It's hard to believe a whole decade has passed since the birth of Xbox Live, but here we are. From its roots as an online multiplayer service, Live has grown into a full-fledged entertainment platform bringing users Achievements and Gamerscores, customizable avatars, entertainment services and apps like Xbox Music...
Xbox celebrates ten years of Live, will give special-edition 360s to contest winners

Is Twitter heading toward a future in video?

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Everybody and their mother has attempted to create “Instagram for video,” and it’s possible Twitter is joining the club. CEO Dick Costolo sent a tweet Wednesday morning that included a short video that auto-plays when you click to expand his tweet, raising some questions about the company’s intended future in...
Is Twitter heading toward a future in video?

Brad Garlinghouse Becomes CEO Of Booming File Sharing Site YouSendIt

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Box has been grabbing headlines lately because it has been nailing a big market: enterprise customers who need to easily share and store big collections of documents online. But a quiet Silicon Valley rival has also been winning a bunch of this turf — YouSendIt. Today, the company is backing...
Brad Garlinghouse Becomes CEO Of Booming File Sharing Site YouSendIt
Watch This: PBS 'Off Book' explores the world of competitive video games

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
Epic Games opens Maryland-based Impossible Studios
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