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Meet Marissa Mayer's New Yahoo App

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Yahoo just rolled out an update to its mobile news app, which includes the technology from its $30 million acquisition of news summarization service Summly....
Meet Marissa Mayer's New Yahoo App

Wavii confirms Google acquisition, waves goodbye to its popular news summarization app

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News summarization app Wavii has been acquired by Google, following rumors of a deal worth over $30 million earlier this week. The company updated its website today with a note confirming the deal and a reconfigured Wavii logo decked out in Google’s classic blue, red, yellow and green colors. A...
Wavii confirms Google acquisition, waves goodbye to its popular news summarization app

Boot up: Bitcoin crashes, PCs dwindle, the truth about Summly and more

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Plus what really happened over the Saga comic and Apple, Android v 'moar', what WTF means at Twitter and moreA burst of 11 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamNearly 60K low-quality apps booted from Google Play store In February, points to increased spam-fighting >>...
Boot up: Bitcoin crashes, PCs dwindle, the truth about Summly and more
Scoople Taps “Fans of Apple” for Facebook-based Gift Card Program

3 Ways to Generate a Tag Cloud off Google SERPs

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Looking at the words that accompany your main search term in SERPs is a great help in keyword research: this way you are able to analyze your keyword neighboring terms and words that appear in the same context. Before playing with any of the below listed tools, set Google to...
3 Ways to Generate a Tag Cloud off Google SERPs

Google Is Close To Acquiring Personalized News Startup Wavii (GOOG)

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Google is close to acquiring news reading startup Wavii, according to a source. We have reached out to the company and Google. Both Wavii and Google declined to comment. We don't know the price range. Wavii is a Seattle-based startup. It was founded in March 2009, and was in stealth...
Google Is Close To Acquiring Personalized News Startup Wavii (GOOG)

Wavii confirms acquisition by Google, starts to wind down its own service

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There was an odd level of uncertainty surrounding Google's reported buyout of Wavii: where Google usually mentions acquisitions in short order, mum's been the word for much of the past week. Thankfully, we won't be left hanging over the weekend -- Wavii has stepped forward to confirm the deal...
Wavii confirms acquisition by Google, starts to wind down its own service

Why Facebook ditched Hadoop's MapReduce and built a better mousetrap called Corona to handle its data

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Facebook has shared some more behind-the-scenes information about just how the social network is built, this time centered around the enormous amount of data that it collects. Over half a petabyte of new data arrives in the company’s warehouse every 24 hours with systems running around the clock designed to...
Why Facebook ditched Hadoop's MapReduce and built a better mousetrap called Corona to handle its data
Apple outlines Campus 2 'spaceship' for Cupertino neighbors

Twitter open-sources its recently acquired iOS A/B testing library Clutch

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Twitter acquired the IP and staff of iOS A/B testing company Clutch.IO for its Growth and International team back in August of this year. Now, it has announced that it is open-sourcing the Clutch library on GitHub under Apache Public License 2.0. Clutch.IO builds a framework that allows developers to...
Twitter open-sources its recently acquired iOS A/B testing library Clutch

Summly brings you the news at a glance

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Summly is a new iOS app from the company of the same name. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store, and is currently highlighted as an Editor’s Choice app on the front page of the store. Summly is a news-reading app similar to titles like Flipboard,...
Summly brings you the news at a glance

Linea raises $4M to help you make smarter, data-driven photo collages

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How much would you say a photo sorting algorithm is worth? How about $4 million? Photo sharing app Linea is raising that very amount to launch its newest creation: an algorithm that automatically frames photos based on their strongest focal points. With the feature, Linea says it can determine what the most aesthetically pleasing parts...
Linea raises $4M to help you make smarter, data-driven photo collages

Google Buying Wavii After Bidding War With Apple

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Google has bought aggregation and summarization startup Wavii for more than $30 million, winning a bidding war with Apple over the firm. TechCrunch is reporting that Apple wanted to integrate the company with its Siri division. Both Apple and Google were competing for the Seattle-based startup, and Google eventually won....
Google Buying Wavii After Bidding War With Apple

News curator Summly launches to help simplify the way we consume news on mobile devices

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The way we consume news has changed. People are using their mobile devices to keep up to date about world and local events, but what hasn’t changed is how they read it. Summly aims to fix that through simple browsing and condensed summaries from news outlets to get the point across...
News curator Summly launches to help simplify the way we consume news on mobile devices
Q&A: Photo sharing upstart Linea raises $4 million to fix 'broken photo libraries'
Yahoo Wants To Touch People's Lives "Everyday", One Reason It's Developing For Google Glass
Google offically acquires news summary app Wavii, immediately shuts it down
Yahoo acquires news summarization app Summly -- will be integrated in Yahoo's mobile side
Big spender Yahoo snaps up GoPollGo & Milewise

Yahoo acquires news reading iPhone app Summly

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Yahoo is the new owner of news-reading iPhone app Summly, the companies announced Monday. Founder Nick D’Aloisio and his team will join Yahoo, and the company will close the app. In its official announcement of the acquisition, Yahoo says that ”Nick and the Summly team are joining Yahoo! in the coming weeks....
Yahoo acquires news reading iPhone app Summly
Wavii officially acquired by Google, app shuts down

Yahoo buying iOS app Summly, removes it from App Store for 'power nap'

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Internet giant Yahoo continued its acquisition push on Monday, bringing iOS news summarization app Summly into the fold for an undisclosed sum....
Yahoo buying iOS app Summly, removes it from App Store for 'power nap'
YAHOO SOURCE: Here's The Real Reason Marissa Mayer Bought A 17-Year-Old's Startup For $30 Million (YHOO)

New Yahoo iOS app launches, integrates Summly's technology

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Yahoo has launched a new version of its flagship iOS app, one that brings a redesigned interface as well as integration of popular news summarization service Summly's technology.    ...
New Yahoo iOS app launches, integrates Summly's technology

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer says most of the innovation in search will happen in user interface and voice input

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Speaking on stage at the Wired Business Conference, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer shared that Yahoo is ”working on search,” but that “[the company's] focus is on the front-end” of search technology. Mayer was clear in her reasoning behind this decision, stating that “most of the innovation on search will happen in terms of...
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer says most of the innovation in search will happen in user interface and voice input

Yahoo Quickly Plugs Summly's Tech Into Its iOS App

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Not even a month has passed since Yahoo announced its $30 million acquisition of news summarization app Summly and already the company is making good use of its algorithmic summation technology. On Monday, Yahoo rolled out a new version of its flagship mobile app for Apple’s iPhone and iPod touch....
Yahoo Quickly Plugs Summly's Tech Into Its iOS App
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