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Chrome OS fends off all hacks at Pwnium 3, others fall at Pwn2Own

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Google's Pwnium challenge followed a familiar pattern in its first two years, with white hat hackers invariably finding a Chrome vulnerability and prompting a round of patches that ultimately made the software stronger. For the Chrome OS-focused Pwnium 3, there's been a slight hiccup: there were no hacks to...
Chrome OS fends off all hacks at Pwnium 3, others fall at Pwn2Own

Nokia Store has 120,00 apps, over 120 million users, foggy future

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As Nokia starts to roll out its latest slice of Symbian-powered hardware across Europe, the manufacturer has bundled up some upbeat usage statistics for its developers. It's a mixture of global clout, big user numbers and several mobile platforms, with Nokia declaring support from 145 operators, across 52 different...
Nokia Store has 120,00 apps, over 120 million users, foggy future

Yes. Another Backup Lecture.

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Daring Fireball: An Ode to DiskWarrior, SuperDuper, and Dropbox Hard drives are fragile. Read as much as you can bear to about how they work, how incredibly precisely they must operate in order to cram so many bits onto such small disks. It’s a miracle to me that they work at...
Yes. Another Backup Lecture.
Kinect and PlayStation Eye combined in 3D augmented reality coffee table
Matt Mullenweg and the Cult of WordPress
Vanishing Webpage Links Google to Network Maverick Nicira
A look at AT&T’s home of the future (pics)

Tracelytics Raises $5.2 Million From Bain Capital Ventures, Opens Boston Office

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Tracelytics has closed a Series A round of funding worth $5.2 million from Bain Capital Ventures with participation from existing investors Google Ventures, Battery Ventures and Flybridge Capital Partners. The Providence, Rhode Island-based startup makes performance and analytics tracking tools for web applications. It soft-launched in November in tandem with...
Tracelytics Raises $5.2 Million From Bain Capital Ventures, Opens Boston Office
Walking the Web 1.0 wasteland
Five reasons you should be using SMS based marketing

Just About Every Startup This Guy Has Helped Launch Has Taken Off Like A Rocket

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There are tons of startup accelerators in Silicon Valley — which give startups seed funding and mentorship to help them get off the ground — but Tandem is a little different. It's run by co-founder Doug Renert and two other guys, and the team focuses on being exclusive. While...
Just About Every Startup This Guy Has Helped Launch Has Taken Off Like A Rocket

Foxconn's Hon Hai sets up new research center in Sharp's backyard

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Foxconn's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. has set up a new research center devoted to display and touch technologies in Japan that could end up hiring staff away from Sharp.The new center, called Foxconn Japan RD Co., represents a major investment for Hon Hai and aims to recruit top...
Foxconn's Hon Hai sets up new research center in Sharp's backyard
Jintronix makes physical therapy fun and cheap with Microsoft Kinect

Flexible, networked e-ink displays mimic physical documents

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Researchers demonstrated flexible, networked e-ink displays that behave like papers on a desk at a conference in Paris. The displays can be used separately or in tandem, opening up new possibilities for a paperless office....
Flexible, networked e-ink displays mimic physical documents

It’s a twofer: Google releases I/O video and live-blog gadget

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In the lead up to Google I/O, the search giant’s sold-out developer conference, Google has released a live-blogging gadget that will let armchair quarterbacks everywhere toss up their commentary alongside a live stream of conference keynotes and sessions, and official show announcements. Google I/O, as you know, is the...
It’s a twofer: Google releases I/O video and live-blog gadget
The iPhone is one step closer to becoming a true Google-phone
PlayStation 4 to have AMD A8-3850 processor and Radeon HD 7670 GPU?

Microsoft's next Xbox is one year away, report claims

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Microsoft will release its next Xbox console in time for the 2013 holiday season, according to a report from Bloomberg. The report cites the usual "people familiar with the company's plans." Microsoft hasn't decided when to announce its next gaming console, the sources say, but the big reveal might...
Microsoft's next Xbox is one year away, report claims

New Pew Report Confirms What We Already Knew: More Than Half of U.S. Adults Now Have Smartphones

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We’ve crossed the barrier, beyond the great divide. There’s no turning back now. Flickr/Ei Katsumata Okay, that’s a little dramatic, but a new report from Pew Research today confirms what we sort of suspected anyway: That more than half of adults in the U.S. are now smartphone owners — 56...
New Pew Report Confirms What We Already Knew: More Than Half of U.S. Adults Now Have Smartphones

Adobe Shadow aims to ease mobile Web development headaches with simultaneous browsing

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The controlling Chrome instance on the left, multiple slaved mobile devices on the right. Further showing its commitment to HTML5 as the way of the future, Adobe has released a preview of a Shadow, a tool to allow developers to remotely control and inspect Web pages in multiple phones...
Adobe Shadow aims to ease mobile Web development headaches with simultaneous browsing

Tandem, the Valley's mobile-only accelerator, puts out a last call for applications

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You might remember a few months ago when we took a look at Tandem, the mobile-focused accelerator based in The Valley. I had the chance to pick the brain of Doug Renert, Tandem’s “Dealmaker”. In the time that has passed, the team has had quite a few things going on,...
Tandem, the Valley's mobile-only accelerator, puts out a last call for applications

Facebook's Zuckerberg Gives Zynga's Stock Price a Boost

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Mark Zuckerberg’s appearance today at TechCrunch Disrupt not only gave his own company’s stock a bump, but it also boosted shares of its close partner, Zynga. In after-hours trading, Facebook’s stock jumped 3.4 percent to close at $20.08 a share. The social games company, which has faced its own struggles...
Facebook's Zuckerberg Gives Zynga's Stock Price a Boost

Gorgeous! Dating site 'Tandem' includes wingmen

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One of society's great needs is to pair off more than one person at a time. Tandem allows you to bring a friend on an online date -- who will also bring a friend. [Read more]...
Gorgeous! Dating site 'Tandem' includes wingmen

Join VB at the 2013 Golden Gate Smackdown

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Game on! It’s time to dust off those paddles, grab your headband, and get ready for the 2013 Golden Gate Smackdown – brought to you by VentureBeat, PandoDaily, Vox Media, BetaBeat, and sponsored by Tandem, YesVideo, and VSCpr. The best of the best in Silicon Valley are lined up to find out who is the REAL King...
Join VB at the 2013 Golden Gate Smackdown

Nikon outs new Coolpix trio: L810 with 26x zoom, waterproof S30 and Intelligent Auto L26

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Point-and-shoot refreshes may not get you all hot and bothered like some new, networked DSLRs might, but Nikon's doing its best to reinvigorate the category. Announced today, the new line of Coolpix digital cameras crams an assortment of dedicated features -- Intelligent Auto, ultra-zoom and ruggedization -- into a...
Nikon outs new Coolpix trio: L810 with 26x zoom, waterproof S30 and Intelligent Auto L26

Apple scrambles to fix AppleID security. But how will it restore iCloud trust?

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After being on the receiving end of a truly awful hacking attack, Wired writer Mat Honan explained how it happened in detail. And he was very clear about two of the parties responsible for leaving open major loopholes that let hackers into his digital life: Amazon and Apple’s security policies,...
Apple scrambles to fix AppleID security. But how will it restore iCloud trust?

Insights: Three Reasons Why Zoho Joined the Google Apps Marketplace

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Since the announcement went live yesterday about the Google Marketplace, we've had a number of companies come to us about how its applications will fit with the service. We'll do a fuller look at these companies this week but for some immediate perspective we decided to take a look at...
Insights: Three Reasons Why Zoho Joined the Google Apps Marketplace

Vimeo Offers Tips-Based Monetization For Videos, Creator-Controlled Pay Walls Coming Soon

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Vimeo is a great site that’s done a lot for independent online video creation and publishing, but one thing that’s been missing from its platform is a way for creators to make money directly from their movies. The video network now offers that, thanks to a new Tip Jar feature...
Vimeo Offers Tips-Based Monetization For Videos, Creator-Controlled Pay Walls Coming Soon

More Google TV Details Emerge

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It’s still too early to comment on the new Google TV offering that the big G is prepping in partnership with Intel and Sony, but we’re finally finding out more details about how the system might work.VideoNuze has done some digging and it looks like, for now, the Android-...
More Google TV Details Emerge

In Tandem: Max Mathews, Aaron Koblin, and Daniel Massey

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In Tandem: Max Mathews, Aaron Koblin, and Daniel Massey
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