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App Annie updates its Intelligence product to aid developers' international expansion

Samsung announces 7-inch Galaxy Tab 2 running Ice Cream Sandwich

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As first reported by SammyHub, Samsung has confirmed its first tablet running Android 4.0 with the new Galaxy Tab 2. A clear evolution of the original Galaxy Tab, the 10.5 mm thin Galaxy Tab 2 sports a 7-inch WSVGA display (1024×600), a 1GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 3-megapixel main...
Samsung announces 7-inch Galaxy Tab 2 running Ice Cream Sandwich

Tears for Fears’ Curt Smith Talks Twitter and Solo Career [INTERVIEW]

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Musician Curt Smith, otherwise known as half of the international hit group Tears for Fears (along with Roland Orzabal), took a unique approach to finding a collaborator for a recent solo project: he used Twitter. Still touring with Tears after an early ’90s breakup and early 2000s reunion, Smith...
Tears for Fears’ Curt Smith Talks Twitter and Solo Career [INTERVIEW]

World's smallest ARM chip has huge implications for implantable tech

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Freescale has just introduced the world's smallest ARM Cortex powered microcontroller unit (MCU), the Kinetis KL02. As compared with the nearest competing MCU, the Kinetis consumes 25% less board area yet provides 60% more general purpose input-output (GPIO). Freescale has not identified the customer driver for this chip but a...
World's smallest ARM chip has huge implications for implantable tech

Recent filings provide clues to terms of Google-HTC patent deal rejected by ITC judge

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Google and HTC do everything in their power to hide from the general public the terms of a questionable patent deal that, according to an ITC judge, apparently failed to give HTC the right to sue Apple over the patents involved. My previous posts on this issue (1, 2, 3)...
Recent filings provide clues to terms of Google-HTC patent deal rejected by ITC judge

T-Mobile's New LTE Network Spotted Being Tested In 8 Major U.S. Cities

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While T-Mobile is more than a bit late to the LTE game, the company confirmed on Monday that their new network would be launching by the end of the month. Where it would launch, however, was kept under wraps. That’s the idea, at least. Thanks to some data mined out...
T-Mobile's New LTE Network Spotted Being Tested In 8 Major U.S. Cities

Jenn Ashworth: My desktop

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One of The Culture Show's top 12 best new novelists explains the method to the madness behind all her gadgets and apps, and why she has a folder called 'ego'My virtual desktop is incredibly messy and my actual desktop is much the same - the surface almost hidden in a...
Jenn Ashworth: My desktop

Live from HTC’s Mobile World Congress product launch

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We are here at HTC’s Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona, looking to see if the company is able to return to form with a new range of Android smartphones. HTC has been the subject of many leaks, so we have a rough idea of what to expect, but that...
Live from HTC’s Mobile World Congress product launch

Stephen Wolfram has much better data on his life than you do

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Stephen Wolfram, the genius behind the seminal math software Mathematica, the ambitious book A New Kind of Science, and the quirky search engine Wolfram Alpha, has been collecting data on his life for a long time. For instance, he’s been recording every single keystroke he’s made since 2002, totalling over...
Stephen Wolfram has much better data on his life than you do

I have only a rough idea of how #Lost ends thanks to @WEWS incompetence. http://bit.ly/bXtJlS

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I have only a rough idea of how #Lost ends thanks to @WEWS incompetence. http://bit.ly/bXtJlS

Backstory: Push A Button, Custom Tailor Your Site For Each And Every Visitor

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We, as website operators (and I say “we” because, well, who doesn’t own a domain or three these days?), know a ridiculous amount about the people visiting our sites. Even if we don’t really try to gather any information, we can generally determine what sort of device the user...
Backstory: Push A Button, Custom Tailor Your Site For Each And Every Visitor

7 Ways To Dominate Mobile Email Marketing

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With the many changes to advertising and the way we consume media, it's perhaps comforting that in light of all the adjustments and new features out there, email marketing is still a tried and trusted way of reaching your audience. But while the format of email hasn't changed much since it was...
7 Ways To Dominate Mobile Email Marketing

Report: New iPhone will have longer 4 inch screen, metallic backside and smaller round dock connector

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Click to view slideshow. Earlier this year leading up to the new iPad launch, iLounge editor Jeremy Horwitz claimed to have held the new device, reporting a few of the features that would ultimately launch with the third-gen iPad in March. Today Horwitz claims to have new details to share...
Report: New iPhone will have longer 4 inch screen, metallic backside and smaller round dock connector

Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and Magazines; Facebook 1%

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For my presentation on Twitter Marketing Tactics at SMX West this week I wanted to get a sense of just how much traffic Twitter is driving to major news sites. So I conducted an informal poll of 10 US newspaper and magazine sites that Define works with or I...
Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and Magazines; Facebook 1%

Apple Maps vs. my brain

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Damn you, Apple Maps. But not for the reasons you think. “So, right now, if I asked you what direction Portland was, you really don’t know?” my husband asked me the other day. I smiled and shook my head. He’s plumbed the depths of my directional incompetence for five years...
Apple Maps vs. my brain

Sony's PlayStation Mobile SDK is out of beta and available to developers in 9 key markets

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Sony has made its PlayStation Mobile platform open to developers worldwide after the Japanese entertainment giant announced the public availability of the SDK in nine key markets today. Available in beta since April this year, the program is immediately open in Japan, the US, Canada, the UK, France, Germany, Italy,...
Sony's PlayStation Mobile SDK is out of beta and available to developers in 9 key markets

Fab Discounted Itself To Get A $600 Million Valuation In The Wake Of The Facebook Fiasco

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In July, Fab, the online high-design goods store, raised a $116 million Series C round at a $600 million valuation. Like its shoppers, its investors got a really good deal: Fab had initially planned to raise less money at a higher valuation, giving away less of the company to new investors. Yesterday,...
Fab Discounted Itself To Get A $600 Million Valuation In The Wake Of The Facebook Fiasco

More Claims of Taller, Thinner Next-Generation iPhone with 4-Inch Screen and New Dock Connector

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iLounge reports on information its has received regarding the next-generation iPhone, claiming that Apple will indeed be making the move to a 4-inch display by increasing the height only has had been previously speculated. To accommodate the taller screen, the body of the device will also become slightly taller, but...
More Claims of Taller, Thinner Next-Generation iPhone with 4-Inch Screen and New Dock Connector
Watch This: PBS 'Off Book' explores the world of competitive video games
Spaun, the most realistic artificial human brain yet

The Next iPhone Probably Won't Have A Name, Either (AAPL)

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One of the few surprises in today's Apple event was the name of the main product it was announcing. It's the iPad. This is the third generation iPad, and it's quite a bit better than the iPad 2. But Apple didn't give it a name like iPad 3 or...
The Next iPhone Probably Won't Have A Name, Either (AAPL)

Bing Goes Sleek and More Social

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If you’ve ever cleaned off a cluttered desk, replacing messy stacks of paper with framed photos of people who really matter, you have a rough idea of what Microsoft did with its new Bing search engine this week. Gone are the distracting, multicolored search results. Gone are the lists of...
Bing Goes Sleek and More Social
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?