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Talking Points From Tesla’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings Statement

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Things are going smoothly for Tesla. Their big Model X debut was a success, their cars are pre-ordered to capacity, and new business opportunities are presenting themselves. They’re still posting a net loss, of course, but that was expected and will continue for another year or so. Here are the...
Talking Points From Tesla’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings Statement

Why I just dumped the iPad 3 (Hint: iPad mini!)

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“So long iPad 3. We’ve had a fun time these past eight months and I’m sorry to see you go. With your Retina display and speedy A5X processor, you’ve served me well. And it’s not you; it’s me. See, almost two years ago I dumped the first iPad model in...
Why I just dumped the iPad 3 (Hint: iPad mini!)

Nook's UK odyssey starts at John Lewis, ink only

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When Barnes & Noble finally confirmed a UK launch for its Nook e-reader last week, paidContent suggested the John Lewis department store would be one retail chain to offer the device. Today, that’s exactly what B&N is announcing… Announcements of retailers carrying electronics gadgets are nothing new. The salient points are…...
Nook's UK odyssey starts at John Lewis, ink only

Google’s Sergey Brin says coverage of his views on Internet freedom was “distorted”

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin has published a post on his Google+ account seeking to clarify the article on Web freedom that ran in the Guardian on Sunday. To describe his reasons for a further update on the topic Brin says “I believe the internet has been one of the greatest forces...
Google’s Sergey Brin says coverage of his views on Internet freedom was “distorted”

BLOW BY BLOW: The Good And The Bad Of Being An Engineer At Google Right Now (GOOG)

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It's been a busy day for former Googler Spencer Tipping. He's started a huge debate on the web over what it's like at Google right now, now that he's left the company. We've done our best to distill down his most salient points about being a Google engineer — and...
BLOW BY BLOW: The Good And The Bad Of Being An Engineer At Google Right Now (GOOG)

Future of mobile: 5 takeaways from Mobilize 2012

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A long, early Saturday flight home highlighted the end of our Mobilize 2012 event, giving me plenty of time to digest all of the salient points made by our speakers and panelists. Many of these spoke to not only the current state of mobile, but the future too. And that...
Future of mobile: 5 takeaways from Mobilize 2012

Sponsored post: Cloud storage is great -- but be careful what you put there

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Marco Arment — creator of Instapaper, co-founder of Tumblr and internet-famous software developer — has a knack for sharing unique and thoughtful insights on technology. Take, for example, public cloud–based storage services, such as Dropbox. Marco makes some salient points worth repeating here for users who may not be fully...
Sponsored post: Cloud storage is great -- but be careful what you put there

We learn from stories and experience

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When it comes to learning and genuinely retaining something, nothing beats experiences. Formal educational or speaking settings don't always allow for actual hands-on experience with the content, but almost every learning situation — including presentation in various forms — does permit the use of stories. Stories, that is, that...
We learn from stories and experience

Will Google Glass Disrupt The Smartphone Wars?

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Mobile Insights is a daily newsletter from BI Intelligence delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers. Sign up for a free trial of BI Intelligence today.  Will Google Glass Disrupt The Smartphone Wars? (Forbes)Is the future of mobile becoming a little clearer? Is it in fact settling down into a pattern that will...
Will Google Glass Disrupt The Smartphone Wars?

More 21st century newsroom ideas: the Google Newsroom

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The Google Newsroom Here’s a new contribution to the ‘Model for a 21st Century Newsroom’ concept: the Google Newsroom, by Benoît Raphaël. Based on his experience as editor in chief at Le Post, Raphael makes a number of salient points about reorganising the newsroom in a digital age. He suggests...
More 21st century newsroom ideas: the Google Newsroom

Mike C's Favorite Techdirt Posts Of The Week

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Another week gone and another chance for everyone to see Techdirt through someone else's eyes. While I may not be as prosaic and prolific of a commenter as some of the regulars, I hope you find some common threads in what I found poignant this week on Techdirt. We...
Mike C's Favorite Techdirt Posts Of The Week

Examples Needed: Salient points

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Examples Needed: Salient points

100,000 user names and (lots of crappy) passwords exposed in IEEE security breach

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You’d think that the people who are technologically proficient would have learned by now, but that seems to not be the case. Romanian researcher Radu Dragusin reports that data from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) was kept on an unsecured FTP server for “at least one month” previous...
100,000 user names and (lots of crappy) passwords exposed in IEEE security breach

"Stay out of the way so that we can build a future" Jimmy Wales talks politics and tech for London

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The Mayor of London Debates 2012 have begun at ‘London House’ (more usually known as City Hall but renamed during the Olympics as a place for business visitors to hang out). Already Jim O’Neill of Goldman Sachs has spoken about preparation for the Asian Century and Matt Ridley spoke of...
"Stay out of the way so that we can build a future" Jimmy Wales talks politics and tech for London

The After Math: Exploring Glass, Apple's cash and Nintendo's no-go keynote

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Welcome to The After Math, where we attempt to summarize this week's tech news through numbers, decimal places and percentages We've been getting our first unfiltered experiences with Google Glass this week, which makes it the perfect time to go over some of the salient points up until now....
The After Math: Exploring Glass, Apple's cash and Nintendo's no-go keynote
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