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Reporter Freaks Out on Air, Internet Laughs and Laughs [Randomly Viral]

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Live TV can be tough, especially if you’re in a cranky mood. Case in point: WVLT TV Volunteer News reporter Gordon Boyd, whose on-air freak-out has gone viral this week.Reporting from a courthouse in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee, Boyd seems to be having a bit a trouble wrapping up a...
Reporter Freaks Out on Air, Internet Laughs and Laughs [Randomly Viral]

Research: Samsung Has Sold 10M Galaxy S3′s, But 'iPhone 5′ Still The Most-Wanted Phone

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You know a brand is doing something right when people go a little crazy for its products even before they’ve been announced. A new survey out from 451 Research/ChangeWave on consumer smartphone sentiment found that Apple’s iPhone 5 — whatever that may turn out to be — is seeing an...
Research: Samsung Has Sold 10M Galaxy S3′s, But 'iPhone 5′ Still The Most-Wanted Phone

Writing Google Places Reviews to Improve Rankings

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by Dave Cosper A business owner recently asked me how to go about building positive reviews in a way that would "optimize" their Google Maps listing. This is about as provocative a topic as it gets in the Local Search community, I know, but it's also an unavoidable subject worth...
Writing Google Places Reviews to Improve Rankings

Watch MarketWatch shift its Apple colors from red to green

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Editorial sentiment is changing, but it may take some time to turn the ship around. FORTUNE -- Although it was never in quite the same boat as The Motley Fool, Insider Monkey or ValueWalk, there's been a predictable cast to the Apple (AAPL) coverage on the Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch site these...
Watch MarketWatch shift its Apple colors from red to green
AT&T's FaceTime move could get it slapped with an FCC fine

Can a big data product level the playing field in politics?

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A group of Utah State University graduates recently launched a company called PoliticIt that uses machine learning to gauge the popularity of political candidates by measuring their digital influence. Sure, PoliticIt’s system has proven remarkably accurate in predicting winners, but its real promise is in leveling the playing field between...
Can a big data product level the playing field in politics?
3,997 Models: Android Fragmentation As Seen By The Developers Of OpenSignalMaps

Social Media Marketing Suite Viralheat Redesigns, Adds New Analytics Dashboard, Targeted Publishing And Smart Stream

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When it comes to social media management and marketing suites, most people think Hootsuite and move on, but there are quite a few smaller competitors that vie for a piece of this market, too. Viralheat, for example, just launched its redesigned service with a new analytics dashboard and a redesigned...
Social Media Marketing Suite Viralheat Redesigns, Adds New Analytics Dashboard, Targeted Publishing And Smart Stream

The Tweets Are In: Obama's DNC Speech Tops Twitter Political Season

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President Obama set a new Twitter record during his Democratic National Convention speech on Thursday evening, inspiring more than 50,000 election-related tweets per minute at its height, beating all other political events in the six-year history of the platform. Obama bested rival candidate Mitt Romney by a wide margin, with...
The Tweets Are In: Obama's DNC Speech Tops Twitter Political Season

Senate Passes Internet Sales Tax Bill

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Congress took a step toward ending tax-free shopping on the Internet on Monday, as the Senate passed a bill empowering states to collect sales tax for purchases made online. But online shoppers won’t have to pay sales tax just yet. The measure — which got 69 yes votes and 27...
Senate Passes Internet Sales Tax Bill
APPLE DROPS BELOW $500 PER SHARE

Nobody Is Impressed By Facebook's Big Attempt To Take Over Android (FB)

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Facebook's new Android experience called "Facebook Home" will be available for download on April 12 alongside a flagship smartphone, the HTC First. Mixed reviews are starting to show up from the technology world. The general sentiment is that Facebook Home puts the social network at the heart of the smartphone experience....
Nobody Is Impressed By Facebook's Big Attempt To Take Over Android (FB)

Tim Cook: Apple Is “A Mobile-Device Company”

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Apple thinks of itself as a mobile device company. In January at the iPad launch event, Steve Jobs noted that “Apple is the largest mobile devices company in the world now.” And responding to a direct question today at a Goldman Sachs conference, liveblogged by the WSJ, COO Tim...
Tim Cook: Apple Is “A Mobile-Device Company”

Fusion-io's CEO and co-founder step down, new leadership looks to increase growth

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Times are a-changin' for Salt Lake City-based Fusion-io, as the company's CEO David Flynn has resigned alongside co-founder and CMO Rick White. It seems that both are stepping away in order to "pursue entrepreneurial investing activities," leaving the act of running one of the world's leading flash storage makers...
Fusion-io's CEO and co-founder step down, new leadership looks to increase growth

Engadget emblem in Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor makes uncontrollable VTs more stylish

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Fans of the Steel Battalion series will remember fondly showing off that massive, 40 button controller to their friends and, for a time, feeling like the most hardcore gamer on the planet. Those days are sadly gone, that amazing controller not compatible with the Xbox 360, but of course...
Engadget emblem in Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor makes uncontrollable VTs more stylish

Can Özmen: The Key To Gmail: Sh*t Umbrellas

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Can Özmen: The Key To Gmail: Sh*t Umbrellas

The Kindle Fire Cools Off: Barclays Cuts Its Kindle Forecast For The Year (AMZN)

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Bad news for the Kindle Fire bulls. Barclays is cutting its estimates: As a result of Amazon’s 4Q11 call, 3rd party data, and color from the supply chain, we are lowering our Kindle Fire Tablet, Kindle eReader, and AMZN earnings estimates. While we believe the Kindle Fire launch in...
The Kindle Fire Cools Off: Barclays Cuts Its Kindle Forecast For The Year (AMZN)

How Three Entrepreneurs (And One Huge Company) Built Empires On Social Commerce

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It's hard to predict how your company will grow when social channels are involved. That's what a bunch of the hottest entrepreneurs in social commerce learned while running their companies. They all used social channels — like social media and blogs — to grow their companies. Three top entrepreneurs...
How Three Entrepreneurs (And One Huge Company) Built Empires On Social Commerce

If Apple is really rejecting apps over use of UDID, the lack of alternatives is a problem

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Apple has been warning developers since August of last year that they should stop referencing the UDID (Unique Device identifier) of iOS devices in their apps. The ID itself is harmless, and carries no personal information about a user, but it can be combined with information gathered in an app...
If Apple is really rejecting apps over use of UDID, the lack of alternatives is a problem
Senators want to block Facebook’s Saverin from reentering the U.S
Despite All the Sturm und Drang, Yahoo Will Likely Beat This Quarter (It's the Next Step That's a Doozy)

Here's How To Get Advertisers To Stop Tracking You On Your iPhone (AAPL)

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Did you know that Apple was tracking your engagement on the iPhone? Well, they were. Luckily Apple's new iPhone operating system, iOS 6 comes a new feature that allows users to limit developers from tracking their every move for targeted advertising.  We knew there had to be a silver lining to...
Here's How To Get Advertisers To Stop Tracking You On Your iPhone (AAPL)

TinyHR Launches TinyPulse To Help Employers Keep Their Fingers On The Pulse Of HR

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Everyone hates the annual employee or management review process: Most employee reviews are done annually, and so it’s difficult to figure out what’s going on in an organization and any given point. Not to mention, annual performance reviews are a huge, time-consuming pain in the ass. Enter TinyHR’s TinyPulse, which...
TinyHR Launches TinyPulse To Help Employers Keep Their Fingers On The Pulse Of HR
Facebook in New York: the search for 'universal truths' and the future of news

User Experience The Don Draper Way

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Products, pages, profiles, and entire click paths are often narcissistic by design, taking into account the needs of decision makers and stakeholders over the customers they’re designed to entice. Instead, they should be designed to evoke emotions and trigger a desired effect, regardless of platform or device.This is part 2...
User Experience The Don Draper Way

Apple Just Won't Give Up On Siri: Newest Ad Features Martin Scorsese (AAPL)

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Apple has a new ad for Siri, its voice controlled iPhone assistant feature. This one features Martin Scorsese in the back of a taxi cab running through his schedule for the day. He also thinks he's seen a friend, but realizes it's the wrong person. This might be the first...
Apple Just Won't Give Up On Siri: Newest Ad Features Martin Scorsese (AAPL)

Do You Miss Windows 98?

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Do You Miss Windows 98? is a post from Chris PirilloI couldn’t help but chuckle as I read the title of this forum post on Geeks. At first, I thought the original poster had lost their mind. With all of the advances in operating systems over the years, why on...
Do You Miss Windows 98?

Microsoft launches Bing Elections to curate news, results, and social media insights

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There are numerous places on the web where you can find election results, but there’s not just one place to get the complete and balanced picture. Today, Microsoft is announcing it has put together a solution to help get rid of the noise on the Internet while also giving you...
Microsoft launches Bing Elections to curate news, results, and social media insights
Internet 3: Rise of The Machines

Storify Aims For Marketers With its New 'Storify Business' Plan, Redesigns Free Version Too

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Last month, social media curation service Storify revealed its first paid plan, Storify VIP. It sounds like VIP is designed for large media organizations (the first announced customer was the BBC), but today, Storify is announcing that it created a more accessible, less journalism-focused option called Storify Business. “The new...
Storify Aims For Marketers With its New 'Storify Business' Plan, Redesigns Free Version Too
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