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LearnVest launches its highly polished money management app on the iPhone

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Following an early tease back in September, LearnVest, a NY-based startup with the goal of making financial planning available to everyone, is now launching its highly polished money management app on the iPhone. As we’ve said before, LearnVest is growing quickly in a space that doesn’t seem too sexy at first. Managing...
LearnVest launches its highly polished money management app on the iPhone
Jack Dorsey: We Need Revolution, Not Disruption

Vivendi: Not Contemplating Breakup

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Vivendi ruled out the idea of an overall breakup of the company and said it is in no rush to sell assets, after better-than-expected second-quarter results eased investor pressure on the French media and telecommunications conglomerate to quickly change its strategy....
Vivendi: Not Contemplating Breakup

First iPad App Testing Stats Are Out

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Flurry, the mobile analytics company specialized in app usage has just released its very first report on… iPad app usage. Wait… what? Yes, iPad app usage. As we’ve told you earlier, some developers have already managed to put their hands on Apple’s upcoming shiny new toy to test their...
First iPad App Testing Stats Are Out

Samsung patent uses tiny, bright pixels to create seamless folding displays

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Creating a seamless display in a foldable device can go a long way towards selling customers on the notion that two screens are better than one: otherwise, you end up with a disjointed effect. Samsung has been trying to solve that problem for years, but a newly-granted US patent...
Samsung patent uses tiny, bright pixels to create seamless folding displays

10 cool things about Google's new Maps app for iPhone

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For starters, it usually takes you where you meant to go FORTUNE -- On Wednesday, 84 days after Apple (AAPL) shot itself in the foot by replacing its original mobile Maps app with a new Google-free version that wasn't ready for prime time, Google (GOOG) announced that a new, all-Google...
10 cool things about Google's new Maps app for iPhone

Oops! I Left My iPad on the Plane

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Associated Press Don’t forget that iPad when you leave the plane. In the rush to exit the plane, many airline passengers are leaving their tablets and e-readers behind. So how do you get it back? The first step is to call the airline because after about 30 days they...
Oops! I Left My iPad on the Plane

Kodak's high-scoring multifunction printer wants to be your office hero

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If you're not in a rush to receive your prints, the Kodak Office Pro 6.1 makes a worthwhile sidekick with several cloud printing options, a generous 200-sheet paper input capacity, and a 35-sheet autodocument feeder for hands-free scans on the upgraded 2,400dpi scanner....
Kodak's high-scoring multifunction printer wants to be your office hero

Google’s latest Easter Egg turns search results into a game. Do a search for “Zerg Rush”.

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Google has a history of putting fun little Easter Eggs in its search results but today’s is probably the most fun of all. If you have a spare five minutes, head on to Google and perform a search for “Zerg Rush”. It will start off as an innocent search result listing but...
Google’s latest Easter Egg turns search results into a game. Do a search for “Zerg Rush”.

How Facebook could monetize Instagram

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Facebook is not likely in any rush to monetize Instagram since it acquired the mobile photo sharing application last week, but with the app coming at a billion-dollar price tag, the social network is bound to have some ideas on how the service could eventually benefit its advertising business. Mobile...
How Facebook could monetize Instagram
No more silly sideshow? David Einhorn drops Apple lawsuit
Gravity Rush touching down in North America June 12

Twitter API

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Shared by Kevin Marks So, Open Web APIsi support then? I think the opportunity has passed for the Twitter API to become a lingua franca for the real-time web. WordPress.com, Tumblr, SocialCast, and Status.net all added support for the API in a way to make it as easy as possible...
Twitter API

New offices, legislation seen slowing patent lawsuit rush

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A planned network of regional patent offices and the effects of new legislation are expected to slow the recent proliferation of patent lawsuits between big-name tech companies, Rebecca Blank, U.S. acting secretary of commerce, said on Wednesday....
New offices, legislation seen slowing patent lawsuit rush

In Vine, Twitter Has Made The Closest Thing To A Real-Life 'Being John Malcovich' Yet

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Remember the movie Being John Malcovich? In the movie, John Cusack's character would climb through a long tunnel and come out the other side feeling as if he were another person - inside of them, seeing and feeling the world through that person's eyes. (In a twist, that person would...
In Vine, Twitter Has Made The Closest Thing To A Real-Life 'Being John Malcovich' Yet

Sorry Foxconn, Apple is reportedly placing 50-60 percent of its iPad mini orders at Pegatron

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As the great delivery men of this country rush the iPhone 5 to those who pre-ordered, more rumors of the upcoming iPad mini are dropping in. According to Taiwan paper Economic Daily News, Apple has decreased its reliance on the (in?)famous Foxconn for iPad mini orders and has instead put...
Sorry Foxconn, Apple is reportedly placing 50-60 percent of its iPad mini orders at Pegatron

Oracle, SAP rush to cloud: Can SaaS sprawl be too far behind?

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SAP and Oracle build out their cloud portfolios. Customers on both sides of the ERP equation may get confused....
Oracle, SAP rush to cloud: Can SaaS sprawl be too far behind?

Ad Buying Platform The Trade Desk Bulks Up With COO Hire

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Lots of investors are no longer that bullish on ad technology startups. But many of the startups say they’re seeing a rush of business, as ad buyers increasingly look to automate and speed up their purchases. Here’s one of them: The Trade Desk, a two-year-old ad buying platform that is...
Ad Buying Platform The Trade Desk Bulks Up With COO Hire

Apple, carrier stores open at 8AM on September 21st for iPhone 5 sales, early pre-order tallies are 'incredible'

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Apple regularly likes to kickstart major launches with early retail openings, and it's just confirmed that the natural order of things is intact: both its own stores as well as those for AT&T, Sprint and Verizon will open at 8AM local time on September 21st to take iPhone 5...
Apple, carrier stores open at 8AM on September 21st for iPhone 5 sales, early pre-order tallies are 'incredible'

Bitcoin Price-Drop Caused By Rush Of Interest, Not DDOS, Says Mt.Gox Exchange; Newcomers Now Opening ~20k Accounts Per Day

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The Bitcoin correction we wrote about yesterday was not caused by a DDOS attack on one of the largest Bitcoin exchanges, Mt.Gox, but rather by a massive spike in interest in the crypto currency, according to Mt.Gox. During trading yesterday the value of Bitcoin plummet by 60%, dropping from a...
Bitcoin Price-Drop Caused By Rush Of Interest, Not DDOS, Says Mt.Gox Exchange; Newcomers Now Opening ~20k Accounts Per Day

Starbucks & (RED) To Donate $1 For Every Check-in In 4square’s Largest Non-Profit Campaign Yet

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It’s nice to check-in to battle to be the mayor of your favorite burger joint, or to get 30 percent off a purchase, but it’s much more satisfying to check-in and feel as if you’ve actually done some good in the world. That’s because the AIDS battling organization (RED) has...
Starbucks & (RED) To Donate $1 For Every Check-in In 4square’s Largest Non-Profit Campaign Yet

AT&T says tiered data pricing inevitable, not rushing towards 4G

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Apple's exclusive iPhone carrier AT&T Wireless says it plans to eventually charge bandwidth-heavy users more for their data plans than those customers who use its network more sparingly, but added that it's in no rush to roll out its next-generation technology....
AT&T says tiered data pricing inevitable, not rushing towards 4G
Good Deal: Sony slashes prices on PlayStation's best games of 2012

Amidst hard times for greentech, digital green startups emerge

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Young, early-stage green-focused startups are a rare breed these days. The demo day on Wednesday in downtown San Francisco for the green digital-focused accelerator Greenstart (which I called the Y-Combinator for greentech a year ago when they launched) was one of the first times in a long time that I’ve...
Amidst hard times for greentech, digital green startups emerge

Startup Secret 50: Wait for the right one

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Hiring in a rush is never a good idea--unless you're really desperate. But be prepared to pay for it. [Read more]...
Startup Secret 50: Wait for the right one

Google Downranks The Pirate Bay In The UK, Because Surely, That Will Make People Buy Again

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We just recently wrote about the RIAA bitching about how Google wasn't living up to its promise to "downrank" so-called "pirate" sites. The issue was that the RIAA could still find sites that it didn't like ranked relatively highly in the index. Well, the folks at TorrentFreak have noticed that,...
Google Downranks The Pirate Bay In The UK, Because Surely, That Will Make People Buy Again

10 types of startup that had a breakthrough 2012

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As the year draws to a close, let’s take a look at the trends that have proven important in the world of tech startups. Don’t forget to take a look at our other lists as we tie 2012 up in a nice, neat bow. Social video startups The clamour to...
10 types of startup that had a breakthrough 2012
Flipboard launches on Android phones, no plans for a tablet app
Report: Starting a new pattern, Apple to launch its next iPhone in fall 2012

Boost Mobile announces Samsung Galaxy Rush with Android 4.0, available late September for $150

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Boost Mobile is in New York City today to take the wraps off of its new fall lineup, and in addition to the Galaxy S II 4G, it'll be joined by the Samsung Galaxy Rush, a small (but slightly souped-up) smartphone that sports Android 4.0. Noteworthy specs include a...
Boost Mobile announces Samsung Galaxy Rush with Android 4.0, available late September for $150
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