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Google announces Web Designer, a new HTML5 content creation tool aimed at ad development ... for now

Picasa Web Albums Are Officially Dead, Now Redirect To Google+ Photos

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We’ve known for some time that Google would be transitioning users away from its Picasa photo-sharing service to Google+ Photos, but now it’s official. Google has begun to redirect users from the old Picasa URL (picasweb.google.com) to Google+ Photos, which currently still offers a way to return to the old...
Picasa Web Albums Are Officially Dead, Now Redirect To Google+ Photos

Yahoo exec: We'd be crazy not to make a Google Glass app

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Yahoo is showing today a renewed focus on design for mobile devices. And when the Yahoo team talks about mobile devices, they’re not just referring to the tablets and smartphones you’re using today. They’re also talking about the smartwatches, visors, and God knows what else you’ll be using next...
Yahoo exec: We'd be crazy not to make a Google Glass app

The Updated Nook HD+ Is Still Fighting The Tablet Wars

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The Nook HD+ came out last December to mixed reviews. The device had a great screen but problematic bugs caused laggy performance and low scores. The company has come out with an updated version and we took a look. The 9-inch Nook HD+ is a Retina-quality tablet with a very...
The Updated Nook HD+ Is Still Fighting The Tablet Wars

LG offers details on HDTV feature improvements ahead of CES

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LG has revealed more details about its range of televisions for 2013, ahead of CES. Adding to the announcement of Google TV-enabled screens the company has already shown, it has also opted to give more information on features the HDTVs will have, including NFC, Miracast, WiDi, and a new recommendation...
LG offers details on HDTV feature improvements ahead of CES

Screens test: Apple iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S3

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CNET tests the screens of the iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S3, and the iPhone wins overall with better light output and color accuracy. [Read more]...
Screens test: Apple iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S3
A look at the 9/11 Museum's first exhibit, which will showcase recorded memories

Sharp will miss deadline for $60M Qualcomm investment, is getting an extension instead

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If you recall, Sharp hit the jackpot back in December, when Qualcomm promised to invest around $120 million in the troubled company in exchange for a five percent stake. Sharp already received the first half of that windfall at the tail end of 2012, whereas the remaining $60 million...
Sharp will miss deadline for $60M Qualcomm investment, is getting an extension instead
Facebook Messenger update brings Chat Heads to most Android phones

Acer to launch Win 8 tablets with smaller screens in 2H

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Emmanuel Fromont, Acer president for the Pan America region, tells CNET that such devices will have screens smaller than 10 inches and will cost less than $400. [Read more]...
Acer to launch Win 8 tablets with smaller screens in 2H

Documents by Readdle Rolls Out for iPhone

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Back in January, we brought you news on Readdle’s Documents for iPad, which we called a lean but powerful file-management app, which also enabled document-viewing and media playback. And now this is also available for the smaller-screened form factor of the iPhone and iPod touch. As we noted at the...
Documents by Readdle Rolls Out for iPhone
Windows 8.1 to include native Miracast wireless display support and internet sharing

Twitter and Foursquare Attempt to Ruin Movie Going with Pre-Show Ad Partnership

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It would be neat to read Twitter on that. (Photo: Hashgram) The movies are no longer our one place of reprieve from social media. Twitter and Foursquare both announced partnerships yesterday with National CineMedia, a company that creates those annoying pre-show ads, to integrate the two sites into your movie viewing experience....
Twitter and Foursquare Attempt to Ruin Movie Going with Pre-Show Ad Partnership

Google Play gets a bright new look in latest redesign

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale The first thing you’ll notice about the latest version of Google Play is how bright it is. You may have already forgotten, but the previous version of Play was dark — too dark, and somewhat ugly and cluttered. With...
Google Play gets a bright new look in latest redesign
Why it's easier to get games discovered on Google Play than the App Store (exclusive)

Sony will turn iOS and Android devices into PS4 second screens with upcoming 'PlayStation App'

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Sony surprised the world by managing to somehow not show off the upcoming PlayStation 4 when it announced the new platform at a press conference today, but the games giant has revealed a range of interesting second screen support. The new console will tap into the PS Vita, iPhone, iPad or Android...
Sony will turn iOS and Android devices into PS4 second screens with upcoming 'PlayStation App'

Apple Introduces Four Television Spots for the iPhone 5

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With the launch of the iPhone 5, Apple has started running a full slate of television ads promoting the product. Typical with Apple advertising, all the spots focus on the features of the iPhone 5 and iOS, rather than price. One is focused on the new EarPod headphones, while another...
Apple Introduces Four Television Spots for the iPhone 5

Screen Hero enables easy screen sharing and simultaneous collaborative work with two cursors

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Screen sharing functionality has lagged behind other developments on our PCs, but the new Screen Hero app is making progress with its clever solution that offers two mouse cursors and easy sharing. Screen Hero, a free app for Windows (7 and 8) and OS X (10.6+), bills itself as “Google...
Screen Hero enables easy screen sharing and simultaneous collaborative work with two cursors

Test puts iPad mini and 4th-gen iPad screens under microscope

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A repair firm on Friday put the screens of Apple's new iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad under the microscope to illustrate the difference in size between the two tablets' pixels, and expectedly found the 7.9-inch device to fit between the iPad 2 and the Retina display iPad....
Test puts iPad mini and 4th-gen iPad screens under microscope

Software at CES: Second screens take off, developers target TVs

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Software and apps are poised to make a big splash at CES. And we think that splash could start in your living room. [Read more]...
Software at CES: Second screens take off, developers target TVs

Intel says tablets with Bay Trail processors will start at under $199

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Intel expects tablets containing its upcoming Atom processor code-named Bay Trail will cost under US$200, a company executive said Wednesday."We believe we can push it well below the $199 price point," said Hermann Eul, vice president and general manager of Intel's Mobile and Communications Group, during a news conference...
Intel says tablets with Bay Trail processors will start at under $199

West Virginia Lawmaker Seeks To Ban Drivers From Wearing Head Mounted Displays Like Google Glass

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I don’t see any problem with this. In short, a West Virginia lawmaker wants to make wearing head mounted displays while driving against the law in his state. The devices would join other banned electronic communication devices like cell phones. The bill, while perhaps a bit laughable at first, is...
West Virginia Lawmaker Seeks To Ban Drivers From Wearing Head Mounted Displays Like Google Glass

Twelve South HiRise takes iMacs and Apple displays to new heights, tidies up in the process

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Many of those who buy iMacs and Apple-designed displays are eager to avoid clutter in the first place, which makes an organizer all the more logical for those who'd like Desk Zero almost as much as Inbox Zero. Accessory maker Twelve South's newly available HiRise aims to clean it...
Twelve South HiRise takes iMacs and Apple displays to new heights, tidies up in the process
HeartMath Inner Balance Review: Like Meditation Training Wheels

Samsung locks up Sharp as long-time screen provider

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Japan's Sharp has secured a US$110 million lifeline investment from Samsung Electronics, and agreed to become a major supplier of screens for the South Korean company's growing electronics empire....
Samsung locks up Sharp as long-time screen provider
BII REPORT: Why The Rise Of Phablets Matters

Marketing Biz: Metered Media, Multi-Screens & $19.3M Of LOL

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The last two weeks in marketing have been relatively quiet because of the holidays. But upon closer inspection there are some stirrings from the likes of Adobe, Nielsen and Foursquare who are all positioning themselves for 2013 and beyond. In addition, the FTC made a predictable ruling in regards... Please...
Marketing Biz: Metered Media, Multi-Screens & $19.3M Of LOL

Super Bowl 2013 and Multiple Screens: Don't Forget Search

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We hear a lot about how TV viewers often multitask with a second device, followed by evidence such as Twitter hashtag activity and Facebook likes. While we absolutely flocked to Twitter in droves yesterday during the game, we also did had search engines at the ready to provide us with...
Super Bowl 2013 and Multiple Screens: Don't Forget Search

TiVo teases long-awaited HD guide upgrades for fall DVR update

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When we originally reviewed the TiVo Premiere DVR back in 2010, one of our laments was that its revamped HD guide style didn't cover all of the screens in its menu system, and the issue still existed when we reviewed the XL4 earlier this year. Finally, that's being addressed,...
TiVo teases long-awaited HD guide upgrades for fall DVR update
'Pinch' connects multiple smartphones and tablets together to make a display
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