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Samsung airs $10 million anti-iPhone ad during Super Bowl [video]

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As the world champion New York Giants fought to hold New England scoreless in the fourth quarter of Super Bold XLVI, another battle was raging off the field — Samsung’s string of anti-Apple commercials culminated with a 90-second TV advertisement that cost the South Korea-based vendor more than $10...
Samsung airs $10 million anti-iPhone ad during Super Bowl [video]

Asus shows world's biggest tablet

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Hours before Computex 2012 trade show kicks off in Taipei, Taiwan, Asus showcases its Windows 8-based laptop-tablet hybrid device....
Asus shows world's biggest tablet

Adobe announces Project Primetime video platform, Highlights available now for iPad

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If you've been wondering what Adobe had in the works after laying Flash Player for mobile to rest, the wait is over. The outfit has unveiled the codenamed Project Primetime, the "industry's first fully integrated video technology platform" that will offer television-esque viewing sessions across your web-enabled devices. This...
Adobe announces Project Primetime video platform, Highlights available now for iPad

Hack Your Housing: Check Out This Berkeley Freshman’s ‘Ridiculously Automated’ Dorm Room

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So this is pretty fun. A University of California at Berkeley freshman named Derek Low uploaded a video to YouTube today of what he’s calling the “BRAD”, or the Berkeley Ridiculously Automated Dorm. Apparently, Low set out three months ago to make “the most ridiculously automated dorm room in...
Hack Your Housing: Check Out This Berkeley Freshman’s ‘Ridiculously Automated’ Dorm Room

Samsung Galaxy S III comes to 28 markets in Europe and Middle East, will go worldwide in July

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Korea electronics giant Samsung has announced that the Samsung Galaxy S III, its much-anticipated new smartphone, has launched in 28 markets across Europe and the Middle East today, with plans to increase that number to 145 worldwide by July, according to Reuters. Today’s wide scale launch is the firm’s largest...
Samsung Galaxy S III comes to 28 markets in Europe and Middle East, will go worldwide in July

Swiss Typography, as seen on the streets of Switzerland

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Swiss designers have made a tremendous impact on the world of design and typography over the years, having pioneered the International Typographic Style in the 50′s, which emphasizes cleanliness, readability and objectivity. This style, also called the Swiss Style, features the likes of Helvetica and Akzidenz Grotesk, and has come to...
Swiss Typography, as seen on the streets of Switzerland

Is RYNO's single-wheel electric scooter cooler than a Segway?

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RYNO Motors showcases its foray into the very small club of self-balancing scooters with a video showcasing its upcoming 2013 model. [Read more]...
Is RYNO's single-wheel electric scooter cooler than a Segway?
How To Unlock Google Drive's App Potential For Music, Image Editing, And More

Eric Schmidt-Backed Video Surveillance Startup Prism Skylabs Adds Integrations With Google+, YouTube And Picasa

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Prism SkyLabs, a cloud-based service thats allow business owners to bring video feeds online, capture images from these feeds and share this data with consumers and the public, is announcing integration with Google+, YouTube and Picasa today. Here’s how Prism Skylabs works. Most stores and restaurants have surveillance videos running...
Eric Schmidt-Backed Video Surveillance Startup Prism Skylabs Adds Integrations With Google+, YouTube And Picasa

With 4 Million Videos Viewed, Social Video App Vodio Rolls Out Major Update

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Vodio, the social video viewing app for iPad which competes with ShowYou, Shelby.tv, a and others, is out with a major update this morning, which brings a number of new features, including a history section, “Watch Later” functionality, a dedicated channel for viewing mobile app videos and even App Store...
With 4 Million Videos Viewed, Social Video App Vodio Rolls Out Major Update

Web Lab: the magic of the Internet, brought to life

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Inspiration comes in many forms and can influence you in unexpected ways. I can trace my own interest in programming to Babbage’s Analytical Engine, which fascinated me on my childhood visits to the Science Museum in London. This idea that science and technology can inspire people is one that we...
Web Lab: the magic of the Internet, brought to life

Social Media Dashboard Bottlenose Gets Smarter, Adds Support For Multiple Accounts, Facebook Pages

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Bottlenose is a web-based smart social media dashboard that, in many ways, directly competes with Hootsuite and Tweetdeck. Bottlenose, however, puts a stronger emphasis on filtering your streams, both by implicitly learning about your interest and by giving you a sophisticated set of tools to create your own filters. Today,...
Social Media Dashboard Bottlenose Gets Smarter, Adds Support For Multiple Accounts, Facebook Pages

Adobe demos content-aware move in Photoshop CS6

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Software maker Adobe has posted an interesting video on their Photoshop channel on YouTube. The clip showcases content-aware move, one of the new features in the upcoming Photoshop CS6 update. Similar to content-aware fill in Photoshop CS5 that replaces the missing pixels behind removed image elements, the new content-aware...
Adobe demos content-aware move in Photoshop CS6
Boeing X-48C's first flight showcases fuel-efficient aircraft design

Mail’ette, a truly simple way to share designs with your clients by email

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If you ever searched for something like “share designs with clients,” you’ll find this topic has been covered quite a lot. Sharing files with clients is still a task for designers, despite how technologically evolved our society becomes. For designers, there are countless options. You could email your work, but what...
Mail’ette, a truly simple way to share designs with your clients by email

Intel showcases futuristic technology

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Research@Intel shows off the technology we may be seeing in a decade or so at its annual event in San Francisco. [Read more]...
Intel showcases futuristic technology

Apple’s new iPad ad shows you everything that the Retina display brings to life

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This evening, Apple has aired a new iPad TV advertisement that focuses on what the new iPad’s Retina display brings to life. The ad showcases iPad features such as emailing, reading via Newsstand, TV show watching, iPhoto gallery making, Numbers document editing, drawing via apps, iBooks 2 textbooks, reading,...
Apple’s new iPad ad shows you everything that the Retina display brings to life

Since Tumblr integrated with Open Graph last month, traffic from Facebook is up 2.5x

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Since Tumblr integrated with Open Graph last month, its referral traffic from Facebook has grown by more than 2.5x, according to Jeff Sherlock of Facebook’s Developer Blog. This statistic makes one thing clear: the social giant really does drives some serious traffic for nearly everyone that’s integrated with its Open Graph so far, even though these...
Since Tumblr integrated with Open Graph last month, traffic from Facebook is up 2.5x

IPhone may be ready to give NFC the boost it needs

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Near field communication, the wireless technology that’s forever been poised to break out, may finally get the big push it needs. Code pulled from two iPhone prototypes suggest that upcoming iPhones will have an NFC controller connected to the power management unit, according to 9to5Mac. There is still a chance...
IPhone may be ready to give NFC the boost it needs

Is Microsoft Really Committed To The Surface Tablet? (AAPL, MSFT, GOOG)

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Now that Microsoft is building and selling its own tablet, the Surface, most people think it's copying Apple. While that's an easy story line to follow, it actually looks like Microsoft is copying Google and its "Nexus" game plan. Every year Google works with one of its smartphone partners to...
Is Microsoft Really Committed To The Surface Tablet? (AAPL, MSFT, GOOG)
Introducing The Elevator Pitch: Where entrepreneurs have 43 seconds to reach the top
GroupMe Launches Experiences, Makes Partying And Planning With Friends That Much Easier

QNX unveils Jeep Wrangler reference vehicle for off-road Facebookers

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QNX Software has just peeled the price-sticker off a new Jeep Wrangler reference vehicle that showcases its latest "CAR 2" application platform. The hope is to show how well the system can let car manufacturers build in-vehicle entertainment and infotainment with a custom look, and lets developers create apps...
QNX unveils Jeep Wrangler reference vehicle for off-road Facebookers

As Groupon Publicly Struggles, LivingSocial Continues to Grow

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While Groupon’s problems continue to play out in a very public forum, the No. 2 daily deals provider is quietly gaining momentum. In the first quarter, LivingSocial’s revenues totaled $110 million, increasing 168 percent compared to the same period a year earlier. The Washington, D.C., company also recorded a profit...
As Groupon Publicly Struggles, LivingSocial Continues to Grow

AP launches completely redesigned version of its app with “Big Stories” for iOS

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The Associated Press (AP) is well known for breaking news worldwide, and today it has released an updated version of its AP Mobile app for iOS with a brand new interface and even more news than before. The new app is a universal build which will work with all iOS...
AP launches completely redesigned version of its app with “Big Stories” for iOS
Samsung opens first independent retail store in Vancouver

Defcon vending room showcases tech of all ages

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Looking for a high-grade door lock? How about a satellite phone? Or maybe you've been craving a Wi-Fi pineapple? Whatever your gadget desires, chances are you can buy it in the vendor room at Defcon. [Read more]...
Defcon vending room showcases tech of all ages

Apple's new ads not the work of geniuses, but still hit the mark

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Apple’s latest ad campaign, which showcases an in-store “genius” providing Mac support in real-world situations — to a fellow passenger on an airplane and to a neighbor at his apartment complex — is drawing criticism from tech types who don’t think they’re up to the standards of past Apple ad campaigns....
Apple's new ads not the work of geniuses, but still hit the mark

Lifecrowd Raises $5M for Social Activity Marketplace

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Santa Monica-based startup Lifecrowd announced today that it has raised $5 million in Series A funding from Chicago-based VC firm Lightbank and several other investors for its social activity platform. The tool, which launched in public beta in March and was part of Los Angeles startup accelerator MuckerLab‘s first class, allows people to find...
Lifecrowd Raises $5M for Social Activity Marketplace
Patent shows Google may bring Android to desktops
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