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Microsoft's Longtime Partner Intel Is Now Trying To Hurt One Of Microsoft's Most Important Businesses (INTC, MSFT)

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Intel has thrown its weight behind an open source freebie version of Microsoft Office, not that such a move will hurt Microsoft's cash cow product line much. But it is an interesting sign of how the two long-time partners are getting along these days, now that Microsoft has promised...
Microsoft's Longtime Partner Intel Is Now Trying To Hurt One Of Microsoft's Most Important Businesses (INTC, MSFT)

Behind the new Street-high Apple price target: $1001

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How exactly did Brian White come up with that number?  When last we heard from Ticonderoga's Brian White, a few hours after Apple (AAPL) reported its Q1 2012 earnings, he was reiterating the 12-month price target he had set the previous July: "Apple crushes even the most optimistic expectations," he wrote....
Behind the new Street-high Apple price target: $1001

Share office documents between Windows and an iPad, Part II

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The answer I gave Richard Wiringa in my September 10 post is already out of date. Here's a new one. [Email your tech questions to answer@pcworld.com or post them on the PCW Answer Line forum.] Apple's improvements still doesn't match the built-in Dropbox support in third-party iOS office apps,...
Share office documents between Windows and an iPad, Part II

Timetastic makes asking for time off work simple - and maybe even fun

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The whole business of asking for time off is a pain for employees and managers alike. All too often it involves a trail of emails, spreadsheet adjustments, writing on wallcharts and the like. Timetastic is a new app that simplifies the process and almost makes it (dare we say) fun....
Timetastic makes asking for time off work simple - and maybe even fun

Shit Entrepreneurs Say

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It takes a special kind of person to be an entrepreneur. An entrepreneur exudes confidence and is highly motivated by nature. The results can be inspiring, producing some of the greatest inventions and innovations that improve our lives every day. But sometimes, their unique qualities that drive greatness can lead...
Shit Entrepreneurs Say

Google Drive gets automatic offline sync in Chrome

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Google Drive users no longer have to worry about accessing their documents without an Internet connection--as long as they're using Google's Chrome browser. Chrome now supports automatic offline syncing for Google Drive, allowing you to read and edit any document, spreadsheet or presentation even when the Internet is down....
Google Drive gets automatic offline sync in Chrome
YC-Backed Grid Reinvents The Spreadsheet For The Tablet Age

Now playing: Apps Script for Google Docs

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The Google Apps team here in New York City is a hotbed of movie fanatics. But while planning a recent movie night, we realized we spend too much time organizing our events and not enough time discussing, debating and watching movies.To take the hard work out of planning, we turned...
Now playing: Apps Script for Google Docs

Google Drive Has A Handy Spreadsheet Auto Fill Option For Beer Drinkers

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Creating Google spreadsheets doesn’t have to be a boring undertaking, especially if you’re a fan of beer. Here’s a fun little auto fill option that the Drive team has put into place to help you list out popular beers. Simply put the word “lager” in the A1 cell of the...
Google Drive Has A Handy Spreadsheet Auto Fill Option For Beer Drinkers

Big Data Startups Could Kill This $30 Billion Industry

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When it comes to big data, "size doesn't matter," Ravi Mhatre, managing director of venture firm Lightspeed Ventures just told Business Insider. "It's not just big data. It's got to be fast data and it's got to be meaningful data" he says. There's a new wave of startups trying to...
Big Data Startups Could Kill This $30 Billion Industry
Google Drive now allows third-party apps to edit docs in realtime

The Gmail Meter

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The Gmail Meter: Cool, I love data. But what kind of nonsense tool is this? You have to open a new Google Doc Spreadsheet, then find the menu item to install a tool, then find the right script.  !? Even after I did all that, it just hung on “installing”...
The Gmail Meter
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Google spreadsheets gains lock down feature

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Google has made it possible to protect data from editing by other users within its spreadsheet service. [Read more]...
Google spreadsheets gains lock down feature

You Saw What Splunk Did Today? Now Get Ready For The Next Hot Enterprise IPO (BLOX)

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If investors are paying attention in the enterprise market (and it looks like they are, based on Splunk's performance), Infoblox should have a good IPO tomorrow. Infoblox hopes to raise $106 million with about 1.8 million shares at a price between $12 and $14 a share, according to its S1....
You Saw What Splunk Did Today? Now Get Ready For The Next Hot Enterprise IPO (BLOX)

LibreOffice developers demo collaborative editing prototype

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A group of LibreOffice developers have added experimental real-time collaborative editing capabilities to the open source office suite. The feature allows multiple users to work on the same document simultaneously over the Internet. The collaborative editing functionality was implemented by grafting Telepathy to LibreOffice. Telepathy is an open source...
LibreOffice developers demo collaborative editing prototype

4 Terrific Tools for Creating Business Web Forms

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This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.Web forms can be a great asset on your business site. They let you collect pertinent data and contact information from your visitors without exposing your...
4 Terrific Tools for Creating Business Web Forms

Daily Wrap: The "Not on Facebook" Movement and More

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Alicia Eler explores the not on facebook movement. This and more in today's Daily Wrap. Sometimes it's difficult to catch everything that hits tech media in a day, so we wrap up some of the most talked about stories. We give you a daily recap of what you missed in...
Daily Wrap: The "Not on Facebook" Movement and More

Introducing: New Rdio

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Welcome to new Rdio. We built it for you — it’s faster, simpler, and more social. New Rdio is a visually beautiful and dynamic way to play Rdio’s massive catalogue of 15 million songs. New features include the oft requested drag and drop playlist creation, a more personalized Heavy...
Introducing: New Rdio

TechStars Cloud standout: Cloudability could save your company thousands of dollars

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Throughout the day I’ve watched some extremely interesting demos of products that have either been conceived or sharpened during the inaugural TechStars Cloud class in San Antonio. A few of those companies stood out, but none shined quite as brightly as Cloudability, a service to manage all of your cloud...
TechStars Cloud standout: Cloudability could save your company thousands of dollars

The full list of Queen's speech measures - as open data

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The Queen's speech was packed with bills and government aspirations. Get the full list - and see how it breaks down• Get the data• Data journalism and data visualisations from the GuardianThe Queen's Speech is the closest the UK has to the US State of the Union speech. It's where...
The full list of Queen's speech measures - as open data

Google Apps Marketplace: 6 Great Apps to Try Now

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Last night at its Campfire One event, Google officially launched the Google Apps Marketplace. The Google Apps Marketplace offers third-party developers and services a way to integrate directly with the Google Apps platform and sell that integration at whatever price point they choose. This is a huge win for...
Google Apps Marketplace: 6 Great Apps to Try Now
Palo Alto: The city as open digital platform

Go beyond traditional social media practices

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There’s no doubt that social media is the way for businesses of all sizes to directly communicate with consumers. Going beyond this interaction, social media does provides direct feedback to businesses about their products, pricing, distribution, etc. Obviously, crowdsourcing, or social innovation, can be a powerful tool, however if you’re...
Go beyond traditional social media practices

Inside That Traffic Data Concerning Y Combinator Companies

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Y Combinator (YC) is among the world’s leading seed-funding and startup accelerator groups. They have funded companies that have gone on to massive success, such as Dropbox and Disqus, and myriad others that have run the gamut from closing, to medium-strength exits. Danielle Morrill of Referly is working to better quantify...
Inside That Traffic Data Concerning Y Combinator Companies

Office 365 For Business Is Here. Good Luck Figuring Out What It'll Cost You

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Office 365, Microsoft's cloud-based office suite, is moving the turf war against Google Docs to the business world with today's announcement of business-ready subscriptions. But you'll need a spreadsheet to figure out which of six different options you'll need - not to mention what it'll cost. It's easier to first explain...
Office 365 For Business Is Here. Good Luck Figuring Out What It'll Cost You

Graph Database Company Neo Technology Raises $11 Million Series B

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Today Neo Technology, makers of the NoSQL graph database Neo4j announced that it has raised a $11 million series B led by Sunstone Capital with participation from previous investors such as Fidelity Growth Partners Europe and Conor Venture Partners. The company, founded in Sweden in 2007, previously raised a $10.6...
Graph Database Company Neo Technology Raises $11 Million Series B
Making a list and checking it twice: Five iOS gift planning apps

How Much Do Music Artists Earn Online?

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Recently, the UK government passed The Digital Economy Act which included many, perhaps draconian, measures to combat online music piracy (including withdrawing broadband access for persistent pirates). Much was proclaimed about how these new laws would protect musicians and artists revenue and livelihoods. But how much money do musicians really...
How Much Do Music Artists Earn Online?
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