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Google Accidentally Misspells Name of Its Own Product

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An email sent from "Google Wage." (twitter.com/alexcornell) If you got an email in your inbox today from the Google Wage team, it's not an announcement about a new paycheck tracking tool from the 'Plex. Nor is it a social bet-placing arena, where you can play poker with your friends. Actually,...
Google Accidentally Misspells Name of Its Own Product
Startup FaithStreet lives at the corner of tech and Christianity

20 Best Android apps this week

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Boots Christmas, Best of Britain, Goodnight Moon, Echofon, Angry Commuters, Blockbuster Magazine and moreThis week's Best Apps post for new Android apps covers 20 releases from the last week alone. Heady times for Google-powered devices.The list doesn't include games, as they get their own separate post: this week's selection included...
20 Best Android apps this week
Google Docs goes offline while Drive comes to iOS
Estately expands real estate search service in six states
Google Now updated to include voice reminders, emails, and public transit data

Postbox adds Things and OmniFocus support

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Filed under: Software, ProductivityThe first time I heard about Postbox, it was a relatively new email client for the Mac. Based on the details in the first announcement and my trial run, I was very intrigued. I recall telling the rest of TUAW that -- if its stated goals were...
Postbox adds Things and OmniFocus support

Google's Eric Schmidt says Google Now for iOS approval is in Apple's court

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This morning Google chairman Eric Schmidt was speaking at the company’s Big Tent Summit in India, and on top of claiming there are no immediate plans to merge Chrome and Android, the executive also discussed the possibility of Google Now coming to iOS devices. It appears Google is in...
Google's Eric Schmidt says Google Now for iOS approval is in Apple's court
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Google Removes Chinese Censorship Warnings

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Chinese Google users will no longer receive warnings when their search queries are censored by China's government. Google has quietly removed a feature that notifies Chinese users of censored keywords. Chinese Internet freedom advocacy site Greatfire reports Google tweaked their Chinese search features in early December; both the notification...
Google Removes Chinese Censorship Warnings
TweetDeck wises up with smarter search features

Google restricts Pirate Bay from Autocomplete, Instant search features

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If you search for the site on Google in many cases you will now have to type out almost the entire name of the site before seeing any Autocomplete suggestions....
Google restricts Pirate Bay from Autocomplete, Instant search features

Quip: A New iPad Twitter App With A Focus On Conversations

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I have often written about the need for developers of third-party Twitter clients to focus on different, fresh experiences aimed at providing a new take on mobile tweeting. On iOS, as I have previously argued, apps like Tweetbot, Twitterrific, and Twitter’s official client have managed to capture a large portion...
Quip: A New iPad Twitter App With A Focus On Conversations

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Good morning! Here's the news: Zynga's COO John Schappert has resigned from the company, effective immediately. Schappert had recently been stripped of some of his responsibilities as part of a company reorganization. Here's everything Marissa Mayer is doing to make Yahoo more like Google. Hint: It's more than just offering...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning
Bit.ly wants to help developers play with data under new real-time search API

Bing Launched Elections Portal: Filter News By Party, Social Integration, Maps & More

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Bing announced on their search blog a new portal for tracking the US Presidential Elections at bing.com/elections. The portal has some nice search features, such as the ability to filter news sources by your political views. The downside of this news filter is that only specific news outlets are... Please...
Bing Launched Elections Portal: Filter News By Party, Social Integration, Maps & More

Lissted helps you find journalists and monitor the media on Twitter

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The press release distribution service RealWire has launched a new curation tool called Lissted. Its tagline is pretty self-explanatory: “Curating the media on Twitter.” What it doesn’t say, though, is the size of its database (“the Lisst”), which includes over 10,000 journalists and growing. As a matter of fact, media...
Lissted helps you find journalists and monitor the media on Twitter

These Features Make HotPads Great For Apartment Shopping

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If you're about to move to an unfamiliar area then HotPads could save you time, money and a hassle. On the surface HotPads is just like every other map based apartment and house search service that you've seen. You search by entering how many bedrooms you want, the city you're going...
These Features Make HotPads Great For Apartment Shopping
The true genius of Facebook's Graph Search
Facebook and Yahoo! may be forming strategic alliance

Microsoft Introduces The World To Office For Windows RT

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Microsoft's version of Windows RT for devices running ARM will be out in October. Microsoft is now revealing what Office RT will look like, and it's the first hint of a tablet-friendly version of Office since that mystical Microsoft Office for the iPad rumored to launch in November has yet...
Microsoft Introduces The World To Office For Windows RT

Facebook adds weather info to event pages and locations

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Facebook today announced that it is adding weather forecasts to upcoming events and current weather conditions to place pages such as parks, cities and neighborhoods. Events that have a designated location, and which will occur within 10 days, will now offer a general forecast and estimates for high and low...
Facebook adds weather info to event pages and locations
Microsoft: Over 75,000 Windows Phone Apps Were Published In 2012, Average User Downloaded 54
Apple's getting its act together on app search, recommendation in iOS 6
TiVo HD DVR now available for DirecTV customers nationwide

Foursquare Updates Its iOS App With Vastly Improved Search Features

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Foursquare will be updating its iOS app to version 6.0 later today, expanding its emphasis on search and location-based recommendations. The Explore section, which until now was hidden in its own separate tab at the bottom of the screen, has been moved to be right at the forefront of the...
Foursquare Updates Its iOS App With Vastly Improved Search Features

Larry Page Hopes The Future of Search Means Not Wasting His Faltering Voice on Bank Analysts

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(Wikipedia) Since Facebook announced Graph Search last week, experts have been speculating at the implications for a certain Internet giant. Well, a conference call to discuss Google’s quarterly earnings provided ample opportunity to ask CEO Larry Page for his thoughts on the newest entry in the field. Unfortunately, Mr. Page—dogged...
Larry Page Hopes The Future of Search Means Not Wasting His Faltering Voice on Bank Analysts

Facebook Search Larger Than AOL, Approaching Ask

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According to a new report published by Citi Investment Research, Facebook now accounts for 4.2 percent of the traffic to the top 5 search engines. As a percentage of the total search market however, Facebook currently accounts for 2.7 percent according to GigaOm. The numbers emphasize Facebook’s continued growth not...
Facebook Search Larger Than AOL, Approaching Ask

Microsoft Launches Bing Apps For Office 365 Home Premium

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In an effort to create more synergy between its products, Microsoft’s search platform Bing has announced that Office 365 Premium is now available to users. The five apps included in the add-on for the newly launched Office 365 and Office 2013 make it easier for users to insert information and...
Microsoft Launches Bing Apps For Office 365 Home Premium
Amazon updates Kindle apps for children’s books, comics
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?