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iPhone and iPad App Helps Navigate National Parks

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This National Geographic offering is a worthwhile tool for planning your next visit to a national park, particularly if you're willing to download the individual guides for each park, though its scope is limited....
iPhone and iPad App Helps Navigate National Parks

Microsoft to Expand Offerings on Xbox Live

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Microsoft announced on Monday that it intends to double the amount and scope of media content offered over the next year through the company's Xbox Live online service. Beyond the creation of a new online music service called Xbox Music, Microsoft announced that the National Basketball Association and the National...
Microsoft to Expand Offerings on Xbox Live

Two New Shoes Drop On Google: UK Tax Whistleblower And Canadian Antitrust Action

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Within a roughly 48 hour period Google got two big helpings of bad news. According to the Canadian newspaper Financial Post, the country’s Competition Bureau is preparing to launch a formal antitrust investigation into Google’s Canadian business operations. The scope and precise focus... Please visit Marketing Land for the full article....
Two New Shoes Drop On Google: UK Tax Whistleblower And Canadian Antitrust Action

What National Security Risk? Evidence Suggests Embarassment Drove DOJ Spying On AP Phone Records

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The saga concerning the DOJ scooping up phone records of Associated Press has continued to expand. The DOJ sent a quick and rather disingenuous letter in response to the AP's complaint. In it, the DOJ -- contrary to its own history of abusive practices concerning reporter phone records -- insists...
What National Security Risk? Evidence Suggests Embarassment Drove DOJ Spying On AP Phone Records

CTIA Wireless 2012 wrap-up

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Oh, how we will miss New Orleans. It's been a long and busy week in the Big Easy as tens of thousands of calories were sacrificed in the name of bringing you the most comprehensive coverage of CTIA's annual spring show. Not that we mind -- we love doing...
CTIA Wireless 2012 wrap-up
Amazon looking to aggressively expand Kindle R&D division

Isilon OneFS software to expand scope of EMC's scale-out NAS

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EMC will continue extending its Isilon OneFS network-attached storage operating system to new use cases later this year, adding deduplication, compliance auditing and object storage features.Last year's Version 7.0 of the scale-out NAS operating system added the ability to store enterprise data types in addition to audio, video and...
Isilon OneFS software to expand scope of EMC's scale-out NAS
2D platformers: a game programmer's guide

Twitter expands 'Twitter Archive' download option to 12 more languages, including Hindi and Hebrew

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When Twitter started rolling out the option for users to download their tweets and retweets from days past back in December 2012, it said it only did so for a small percentage of users whose language is set to English. Today, the company is expanding the scope, also enabling the...
Twitter expands 'Twitter Archive' download option to 12 more languages, including Hindi and Hebrew

Google Transparency Report now includes the FBI's National Security Letters

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Google's Transparency Report has sometimes supplied an unsettling level of detail as to what companies and governments want to know. Americans won't feel much more comfortable now that Google has added the FBI's National Security Letters to the mix. The investigative branch wants the numbers vague for secrecy's sake,...
Google Transparency Report now includes the FBI's National Security Letters
PAX East 2013: Saint's Row IV
Report: Obsidian hit with layoffs, next-gen project canceled, South Park affected

Nokia wins injunction blocking sales of microphones for HTC One

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Nokia has accused supplier STMicroelectronics of selling microphones Nokia says it developed to rival HTC, and on Monday won an injunction in the Amsterdam District Court preventing their sale.STMicroelectronics must stop supplying HTC with the microphones used in the HTC One because they were invented by Nokia and manufactured...
Nokia wins injunction blocking sales of microphones for HTC One

Infrared telescope can pick out the atmosphere on distant planets, smell what the aliens are smelling

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Astronomers in Chile using the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope are now able to analyze the atmosphere on faraway planet Tau Bootis b. Using CRIRES, a supercooled infrared spectrograph bolted to the 'scope, the team was able to judge the size of the exoplanet -- and for the...
Infrared telescope can pick out the atmosphere on distant planets, smell what the aliens are smelling

Twitter's Innovator's Patent Agreement Goes Into Action For 'Pull To Refresh,' Jelly And Lift Will Adopt The Framework

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Last year, Twitter announced something it called the Innovator’s Patent Agreement (IPA), which would keep patents in the hands of the designers and engineers that came up with the technology behind them. What this agreement serves as is a promise to only act on a patent for “defensive purposes.” Anything...
Twitter's Innovator's Patent Agreement Goes Into Action For 'Pull To Refresh,' Jelly And Lift Will Adopt The Framework

New Colonoscopy Tool Is Just Like Google Street View but for Your Butt

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Much more appealing than the inside of your colon. (Photo: Google Maps) There’s Google Street View for mountains and museums, but one thing Google still hasn’t managed to neatly chronicle is the inner workings of your digestive system. The company may not be getting into the medical business any time soon,...
New Colonoscopy Tool Is Just Like Google Street View but for Your Butt

Firefox shows its curvy Australis tabs for upcoming unified version

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Mozilla is busy sprucing up and unifying Firefox, and an oven-fresh test build will see how users feel about ditching square tabs. The new curved element will be part of a future multi-platform version codenamed Australis, and Mozilla threw the build up on the designer's blog, asking downloaders to...
Firefox shows its curvy Australis tabs for upcoming unified version

Motorola attempts trial procedural advantage over Microsoft

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Late Wednesday, Motorola Mobility filed a motion with the Western District of Washington court for a summary judgement hoping to limit the scope of the trial. Motorola Mobility and its parent, Google, propose that one issue be evaluated at trialówhether Motorola Mobility violated fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory (FRAND) licensing terms...
Motorola attempts trial procedural advantage over Microsoft
Women Collaborating With Social Media More Than Men [Infographic]

UN proposal to grant all governments equal 'rights' in managing the Internet has been withdrawn

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In a key victory for the United States’ delegation at the ITU moot in Dubai, a proposal backed by Arab states, China, and Russia has been beaten back. Or, put another way, it has been pulled from discussion, rendering it over for the time being. The US had been firing...
UN proposal to grant all governments equal 'rights' in managing the Internet has been withdrawn
Nvidia's new Santa Clara campus could rival Apple's 'spaceship' in scope

Scope of damages phase of Oracle-Google trial will likely depend on copyrightability decision

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In this blog post (published on Sunday), I already expressed my opinion that Oracle's insistence on disgorgement of infringer's profit with respect to the rangeCheck function and eight decompiled files makes sense if one considers, beyond the current state of the infringement findings, the possibility of an appeal and/or retrial...
Scope of damages phase of Oracle-Google trial will likely depend on copyrightability decision

Study: Facebook Timeline Improves Fan Engagement For Brands

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Facebook posts by brands live longer on Timeline than they did prior to the social network’s massive overhaul, according to a study released Monday. While the analysis by London-based social media analytics firm Sotrender is limited in scope, covering just 130 brands headquartered in the U.K. and 5,000 posts, it is...
Study: Facebook Timeline Improves Fan Engagement For Brands
Apple finally gets its patent on a rectangle with rounded corners
How Google reworked Android to step around Apple's deadly '915 patent

What John Glenn Saw When He Became the First American to Orbit Earth

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Five minutes and four seconds into the flight of the Friendship 7, as John Glenn prepared to become the first American to orbit Earth, he radioed to NASA, his capsule turned and brought the Earth into sight. "Oh, that view is tremendous," he said. In this post, I'll try...
What John Glenn Saw When He Became the First American to Orbit Earth

Court filing provides peek at Apple's massive legal bill

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A trial the scope of the one between Apple and Samsung in the U.S. does not come cheap. A new court filing offers a peek at its scale. [Read more]...
Court filing provides peek at Apple's massive legal bill
BioShock Infinite takes flight October 16

3D scanning with the Smithsonian's laser cowboys (video)

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"We're not scanning every object in the collection," Adam Metallo tells me, offering up the information almost as soon as we set foot in the Smithsonian's Digitization office. It's an important piece of information he wants to make sure I have, right off the bat. It seems that, when...
3D scanning with the Smithsonian's laser cowboys (video)

More on Magic Signatures…

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So the other day I kind of glossed over why the Salmon Protocols idea of “Magic Signatures” is flawed… I wanted to expand on that just a little… Fundamentally it goes back to one very simple and basic principle of Digital Signatures: Only What Is Signed Is Secure. With Magic...
More on Magic Signatures…
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