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Apple Newsstand ropes in longtime holdout

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The Wall Street Journal has changed course on its digital subscriptions, agreeing to give Apple nearly a third of its revenue for a spot in Newsstand. [Read more]...
Apple Newsstand ropes in longtime holdout

Cubify Invent: affordable design tool created just for 3D printing

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There are plenty of design tools out there from SketchUp to Autodesk that can be used to create 3D-printable models. But none are really created from the ground up with additive manufacturing in mind. That's where 3D Systems thinks it has an advantage in the crowded CAD market. Cubify...
Cubify Invent: affordable design tool created just for 3D printing

Who Would Buy AMD? A Tough Question With No Easy Answers

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With the chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices once again on the ropes and about to make some significant cuts its personnel, and chatter about a major restructuring in the works, the rumor mills will inevitably turn once again to the speculation about who if anyone might interested in buying it. It...
Who Would Buy AMD? A Tough Question With No Easy Answers

A Bunch Of People In A Room Building A Phone: What The iPhone Document Says About Samsung

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There’s an old saw in consumer electronics that goes something like this: if Palm/Google/Samsung/LG/Huawei/RIM wants to compete with Apple, why don’t they hire a bunch of great people, lock them in a room, give them millions of dollars, and make them build a great phone. They can’t come out until...
A Bunch Of People In A Room Building A Phone: What The iPhone Document Says About Samsung

With iOS Status On The Ropes, Google To Show “Next Dimension” Of Google Maps

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Google is inviting various media organizations to see “the next dimension of Google Maps” at an event next week in San Francisco. And the timing is just as interesting as what Google plans to show. The event will take place on June 6th, just days before Apple is expected to...
With iOS Status On The Ropes, Google To Show “Next Dimension” Of Google Maps
Ars readers react: AMD's life in the ring

After 100 Million Downloads, 'Cut The Rope' Lands On Google Chrome (GOOG)

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Cut The Rope, one of the most popular games on the iPhone and Android devices from ZeptoLab, is launching on Google's Chrome browser today, ZeptoLab CEO Misha Lyalin told Business Insider today. In Cut The Rope you have to cut ropes attached to a piece of candy and swing that...
After 100 Million Downloads, 'Cut The Rope' Lands On Google Chrome (GOOG)

How Facebook Search Could Be A Gift To Google

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Facebook’s reported move into search may one day prove a mortal threat to Google’s advertising business. But in the short run, the social network’s new project comes at an opportune time for the search giant. For Google (NSDQ: GOOG), the impending arrival of Facebook Search presents a much-needed opportunity...
How Facebook Search Could Be A Gift To Google
Trouble ahead for Samsung?
Boom! Snicker, Snicker: Spy vs. Spy Comes To The iPhone
Death To The Gatekeepers: Bezos Talks Innovation In The Publishing Space
"In the Studio," Naval Ravikant Offers a Glimpse into AngelList's Roadmap

The Houdini Guide to Getting Noticed Online

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Have you ever planned what you thought would be a brilliant, jaw-dropping week on your blog? You pour your heart and soul into an ingenious post (or series) then sit back and wait for the praises to come pouring in. But instead, you hear from just your usual readers,...
The Houdini Guide to Getting Noticed Online
How Intel's new president Renee James learned the ropes from the legendary Andy Grove

Dragon's Lair landing on XBLA with Kinect support, lets you act out your princess-saving fantasies

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The 1983 laserdisc classic Dragon's Lair is coming to Xbox LIVE Arcade. That much we knew. What has us excited is that it'll come with a new control scheme, one that relies not on well-timed button mashing, but well-timed body flailing. That's right, whenever it does make its way...
Dragon's Lair landing on XBLA with Kinect support, lets you act out your princess-saving fantasies

With an official launch just 4 weeks away, Wander unveils WanderWeeks

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If ever a startup did tease, it was Wander. With the simple Suessian tagline “Oh, the places you’ll go”, the beautifully designed site — still in its skeletal pre-launch form — gives off vibes of travel, wanderlust and the beauty of the world that surrounds us. While still in mystery...
With an official launch just 4 weeks away, Wander unveils WanderWeeks

T-Mobile, Leap swap spectrum

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The transaction also ropes in Cook Inlet, a joint venture in which T-Mobile owns a majority stake, and Savary Island Wireless, which Leap has a majority stake in. [Read more]...
T-Mobile, Leap swap spectrum
High-altitude traffic jams are depriving Mount Everest of its sense of adventure

How Facebook Search Could Be A Gift To Google

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Facebook’s reported move into search may one day prove a mortal threat to Google’s advertising business. But in the short run, the social network’s new project comes at an opportune time for the search giant. For Google (NSDQ: GOOG), the impending arrival of Facebook Search presents a much-needed opportunity to...
How Facebook Search Could Be A Gift To Google

Send To Kindle: Amazon's Land Grab For What's Left Of Your Attention Span

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Amazon's new "Send To Kindle" button is nothing original. Its functionality is exactly what we've already seen (and used) with apps like Instapaper and Pocket. But it's an important move for Amazon, which stands to benefit from capturing more of our fractured attention spans. The more we turn to Amazon...
Send To Kindle: Amazon's Land Grab For What's Left Of Your Attention Span
Prenda shell ordered to pay $9,425 in attorney's fees
'Skyhouse' outfits early NYC skyscraper with giant tubular slide and climbing column

GameCircle brings achievements, save game sync to Amazon's tablet

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Get ready Kindle Fire fans, Amazon is throwing down the gaming gauntlet and taking on all comers. The content giant just announced GameCircle, a new tool available to developers publishing games on its customized Android platform. It allows the easy integration of an achievement system and leader boards that...
GameCircle brings achievements, save game sync to Amazon's tablet
Prenda copyright troll also has a history of unusual class action clients

Defcon 20: Skillz, thrills for the whole hacker family

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This year's hacker show has something for everyone, from hardware hacking and zero-day contests to con games and nerd-core rappers. Plus: Black Hat ropes in Apple to talk iOS security. [Read more]...
Defcon 20: Skillz, thrills for the whole hacker family

A Week After Launching On iOS, Temple Run 2 Hits Google Play

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Temple Run was one of the most popular games of 2012, seeing 2.5 million downloads on Christmas day alone. But like any good mobile gaming studio, Imangi Studios has released the sequel to the hit racing/escaping game on both iOS and Android. The iOS version of Temple Run 2 was...
A Week After Launching On iOS, Temple Run 2 Hits Google Play

Tekken 3D Prime Edition – review

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3DS; £44.99; cet 16+; NamcoHaving conquered the arcades and consoles – no doubt with a little half-hearted trashtalk in the process – Tekken makes its debut on Nintendo's 3DS.Given the reputation of the title, it won't come as a surprise to hear that, for the most part, it's a seamless...
Tekken 3D Prime Edition – review
The rise and fall of AMD: A company on the ropes

Move Over, Marc Benioff: Aneel Bhusri Is King Of The Cloud

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Workday, on the cusp of a highly anticipated IPO, will be giving a big boost to another hot up-and-coming cloud startup: Okta. The two cloud companies announced on Wednesday that they are deepening their partnership. Okta's service--itself delivered through the cloud--lets enterprise companies manage the security of all of their...
Move Over, Marc Benioff: Aneel Bhusri Is King Of The Cloud

Zynga’s Newest Game: FrontierVille

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One thing Zynga loves are the “ville” games. Farmville now has 80+ million monthly users, and they’ve go FishVille, YoVille, PetVille, etc. as well as lots of other games. Next up, it looks like, is FrontierVille And as ridiculous as these games are, people love them, sometimes they get addicted...
Zynga’s Newest Game: FrontierVille
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