september 18

september 18

Exclusive: Apple subsidiary AuthenTec actually DID patch its Windows security software (in September!)

Taiwan: How About A Taipei Mini-Meetup?

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I’m going to be heading over to Taipei next week and I’d love to connect with entrepreneurs, programmers, nerds, hackers, fun people, and/or sourpusses. To that end, I’d like to propose a small meet-up, very informal on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at about 8pm. I know nothing about Taipei so...
Taiwan: How About A Taipei Mini-Meetup?

New Ethics Scandal Rocks Wikipedia

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A week after allegations of high-level Wikipedia editors promoting paid content, questions remain on how much damage the actions will inflict on the popular wiki site. The story broke September 18, when CNET reporter Violet Blue posted a detailed analysis of internal Wikipedia discussions surrounding the apparent activity of former...
New Ethics Scandal Rocks Wikipedia

Motorola And Intel May (Officially) Reveal Medfield-Powered Smartphone On 9/18

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Motorola and Intel have been in cahoots since this past January, but so far their relationship hasn’t yielded any new gadgets to lust after. That should all change very shortly though, as the two companies have been busy sending out invitations to a big September 18 press event in London...
Motorola And Intel May (Officially) Reveal Medfield-Powered Smartphone On 9/18

Dice Holdings Buys Slashdot, SourceForge And Freecode From Geeknet

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Some consolidation afoot in online media: Dice Holdings, the career website owner, has announced that it has bought the online media business of Geeknet, which includes the high-profile tech websites Slashdot, SourceForge and Freecode. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed but it should not be small: Slashdot brings...
Dice Holdings Buys Slashdot, SourceForge And Freecode From Geeknet

Noteworthy Upcoming Big Data Conferences

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Big Data has had its marquee conferences with Strata and Structure, but there are several newer venues that you might want to consider, including two conferences coming up in St. Louis. If you are just getting started, or even if you are an old hand, these are great places to...
Noteworthy Upcoming Big Data Conferences
The New York Times taps its TimesMachine Web archives to offer a new ad program, launching with NatGeo

Fox's New Pre-Window Non-Window Window

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Fox's New Pre-Window Non-Window Window: Michael Cieply on Fox's new plan for digital movie releases: The new system is an aggressive bid to revive consumers' interest in the purchase of movies, by giving them an earlier shot at films for about $15 each, down from a purchase price that is...
Fox's New Pre-Window Non-Window Window

Marketing Day: September 18, 2012

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Here’s our daily recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: Pages Manager App Now Allows Admins To Promote Facebook Posts On-The-Go Promoted posts for pages are coming to a mobile device near you... Please visit...
Marketing Day: September 18, 2012
IEEE accidentally reveals nearly 100K user passwords

Reminder: The Taipei Mini-Meetup Is On At 8pm At OnTap Bar

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Just a quick reminder that the Teipei Mini-Meetup is Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at about 8pm in OnTap Taipei at No 21, Alley 11, Lane 216, Zhongxiao East Road. I’ll be there – just look for the sweating American guy – as will Richard Lai of Engadget who graciously agreed...
Reminder: The Taipei Mini-Meetup Is On At 8pm At OnTap Bar
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Mix-Up Or Must-Buy Phone? Motorola May Reveal Smartphone With Edge-To-Edge Screen Next Week

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Motorola is dead-set on showing off some new hardware at its New York press event next week, but could it have more up its sleeve than we all expected? A handful of leaks (accidental and otherwise) have already outed the Droid RAZR M and the long-awaited RAZR HD, but Bloomberg...
Mix-Up Or Must-Buy Phone? Motorola May Reveal Smartphone With Edge-To-Edge Screen Next Week

An Insight To The Musical Tastes Of Big Enterprise Companies (ORCL, CRM, VMW)

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The late summer/early fall tech trade show season is just about to begin in San Francisco and the big companies are outdoing themselves to throw the best party. Three shows are coming up: VMware's VMworld is August 26-30. The big bash is Wednesday, Aug. 29, with Bon Jovi. Salesforce.com's Dreamforce...
An Insight To The Musical Tastes Of Big Enterprise Companies (ORCL, CRM, VMW)

Apple wins prestigious UK design awards, flies entire design team to London to pick them up

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Apple has picked up yet another award for its design and advertising, this time winning two awards at the prestigious D&AD (British Design & Art Direction) Awards in the UK, and in a rare moment of unity flew its entire design team (including Jony Ive) to pick them up. The...
Apple wins prestigious UK design awards, flies entire design team to London to pick them up
How much do Americans spend on damaged Phones? [Infographic]

Cloud-based call center software firm prices public offering at $5 per share, plans to raise $35m

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inContact, which delivers cloud-based software solutions to call centers worldwide, has priced its previously announced public offering, the company announced this morning. inContact will offer 7 million shares at $5 apiece. The company thus expects to raise $35 million in the offering, which should result in net proceeds of approximately...
Cloud-based call center software firm prices public offering at $5 per share, plans to raise $35m

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition due September 18

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Classic computer roleplaying game Baldur's Gate is in the process of being redone for the Mac, PC, and iPad in an enhanced edition. Following a multi-day countdown timer, publisher Beamdog and developer Overhaul Games revealed more information about the previously announced port Thursday -- revealing three new playable sidekicks, and...
Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition due September 18
Apple SVP Industrial Design Sir Jony Ive to design one off Leica M camera for charity?

Don't fake a public kidnapping to make your YouTube video pop

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On September 18, 2012, the Western Australia police received a call from the Perth suburb of Leederville. The caller had just seen a young man "roll out the back of a vehicle and run into nearby bushland at the intersection of Leederville Parade and Vincent Street" in the early...
Don't fake a public kidnapping to make your YouTube video pop
Twitter Announces New Design With Focus On Profile Pages, iPad Update On The TODAY Show

Anonymous Associate Barrett Brown Indicted on Federal Charges

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Barrett Brown (video still) Writer and journalist Barrett Brown has been charged by the U.S. attorney with conspiracy to reveal private information about a government employee, Internet threats and retaliation against a federal investigator. Mr. Brown, who has sometimes been referred to as a spokesman for Anonymous, was arrested on...
Anonymous Associate Barrett Brown Indicted on Federal Charges

"Knock Knock", first single from Band of Horses new...

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"Knock Knock", first single from Band of Horses new album Mirage Rock due out September 18....
"Knock Knock", first single from Band of Horses new...

SearchCap: The Day In Search, September 18, 2012

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Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. From Search Engine Land: Panda Update 3.92 Rolling Out (Or Is It Panda 20 Time?) Google’s announced that another Panda Update is being unleashed on its results, one that it...
SearchCap: The Day In Search, September 18, 2012

Predicting The 180

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Predicting The 180: Yours truly in my iPhone 5 review on September 18: Reading the press coverage since the unveiling, you may have heard that the iPhone 5 is disappointing, or boring. Those people, quite frankly, are fools. They either haven't actually used the device, or only played with it...
Predicting The 180

Yahoo closing partial divestiture deal with Alibaba

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According to sources familiar with the matter, Yahoo is finishing the details to offload half of its assets in China's Alibaba Group by September 20. The $7.6 billion-dollar deal announcement is rumored to be set for September 18 with Alibaba paying Yahoo for half of the 40 percent of the...
Yahoo closing partial divestiture deal with Alibaba

Motorola/Intel, Nokia/Microsoft tease September events

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September is shaping up to be a busy month for new product announcements, as Nokia has its Nokia World event on September 5, where Windows Phone 8 devices are expected to be debuted, while Motorola and Intel have an event of their own scheduled for September 18. The reveal at...
Motorola/Intel, Nokia/Microsoft tease September events

More Details On The Taipei Mini-Meetup

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As you may have noticed last week that I planned an impromptu mini-meetup in Taipei. We’ve decided on a location – OnTap Taipei – on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, at about 8pm. To RSVP pop over to Plancast or email me at john@techcrunch.com with the subject line “TAIPEI.” Special thanks...
More Details On The Taipei Mini-Meetup
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