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Shock And Awe: Apple Legend Guy Kawasaki Has Become A Hardcore Android Fan

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I was preparing for our Wednesday night ReadWrite Mix event with Guy Kawasaki by reading his latest book, APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur -- How to Publish a Book, when I came across something strange -- an offhand remark about how "real men use Android." This struck me as odd, because...
Shock And Awe: Apple Legend Guy Kawasaki Has Become A Hardcore Android Fan

Palin Speaks Out Against Obama, Contraception Rule

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Sarah Palin gave her two cents Tuesday regarding a religiously-charged piece of the Affordable Care Act's contraception rule. On Jan. 20, the Obama administration announced that it was not exempting religiously-affiliated employers from a decision granting female workers birth control as part of their health coverage. As part of the...
Palin Speaks Out Against Obama, Contraception Rule

The iPhone elite

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iPhone users are elitists. It’s one of those things that we’ve always suspected — including iPhone users themselves — but to maintain the status quo and to prevent high tech culture devolving into all out war, we dance around the issue by using euphemistic terms like hipster. The fact is,...
The iPhone elite

Nokia unleashes the trash talk in new Lumia 900 video campaign

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Mobile vendors are not shy when it comes to head on battles and throwing stones at each other rather than creating advertising to promote their own product advantages. Now Nokia is trashing its competitors by drawing attention to their faults, branding other smartphones as ‘beta test phones‘ that are not...
Nokia unleashes the trash talk in new Lumia 900 video campaign

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg: 'I want women to be paid more'

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When the Facebook boss spoke out about the challenges faced by women in business, she was told it would end her career. Then she wrote a book, Lean In, advising women how to succeed, and was savaged by feminists. But she is undauntedIt took Sheryl Sandberg a long time -...
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg: 'I want women to be paid more'

Gnome-flavored Ubuntu desktop environment coming for purest purists

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If you're a Linux user squarely in the Gnome desktop camp and sneer with disdain at the mention of Unity, there's good news -- your preferred flavor is coming, uncontaminated, to Ubuntu. Though "GNOMEBuntu" was originally floated as a name for the new environment, that idea was apparently kiboshed...
Gnome-flavored Ubuntu desktop environment coming for purest purists

Review: Kombustor shows how much your graphics hardware can take

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Pushing up memory and core speeds on video hardware has consequences, not all of them readily apparent. Your clock-cooked Radeon may sneer at Skyrim on max settings, but those same speeds can make your computer crash and burn when playing Witcher II. This and other inconsistencies mean you need...
Review: Kombustor shows how much your graphics hardware can take

Young YouTube stars who are beating TV

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The revolution will not be televised but who cares? It's already online, as a new wave of young 'YouTubers' threaten traditional TV with their sharp video blogs and direct interaction with their millions of mostly teenage fansThe moment I realised I was middle-aged came at 4.25pm on a Monday a...
Young YouTube stars who are beating TV
HowAboutWe does Android right with its new dating app

Two Telenet Holders Sneer at Bid

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John Malone's attempt to buy the remaining 50% of Belgian cable-TV and telecom company Telenet Group is meeting increased opposition from two large shareholders....
Two Telenet Holders Sneer at Bid

House Oversight Committee taps WordPress for new site to promote transparency

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Darrell Issa, Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, and one of the wealthiest members of Congress, has just announced a new website on Twitter:  Oversight.House.Gov. The site is well worth exploring, from both technological, and governmental perspectives. From the technical angle, it’s a WordPress site, something that Issa is...
House Oversight Committee taps WordPress for new site to promote transparency

Shirky: What "people must pay for content" really means

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Clay Shirky's latest broadside, "The Collapse of Complex Business Models," is as incandescent as ever. It's a thoughtful and provocative piece on the way that "high quality" products (which are also complex and expensive) reach diminishing returns, where they are being made ever-more complex without any rise in value, because...
Shirky: What "people must pay for content" really means
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