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URL shortener Bit.ly set to launch new version of its consumer product within a month

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The popular URL shortener Bit.ly will get a new version of its consumer-focused platform within a month, its chief scientist Hilary Mason announced on stage during TNW Conference in Amsterdam today. While details of this new version remain to be confirmed, Mason explained that the startup is keen to tackle...
URL shortener Bit.ly set to launch new version of its consumer product within a month

Connecting with Fans from World Cup™ Training

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Ahead of the World Cup kicking off on June 11, we've asked Landon Donovan of the U.S. Soccer team to offer his perspective on the tournament and the role that staying connecting to fans through Facebook plays in preparing him and the team for the world's biggest football event. The...
Connecting with Fans from World Cup™ Training

NFL players tweet prayers, perspective after murder-suicide

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Teammates and other players express shock and offer condolences to the families of City Chiefs player Jovan Belcher and his girlfriend, Kasandra Perkins. [Read more]...
NFL players tweet prayers, perspective after murder-suicide

Adobe scoops up Thumb Labs, the agency that built Behance's official mobile apps

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Thumb Labs, the New York-based digital agency that developed Behance’s official mobile apps, has announced that it is joining Adobe full time to work with the Behance team. The terms of this deal were not disclosed, but Thumb Labs called it a “talent acquisition” — an acqui-hire, if you can stand...
Adobe scoops up Thumb Labs, the agency that built Behance's official mobile apps

OnLive Multiview on an LG Google TV, eyes-on (video)

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Between the giant screen gaming demos, the shiny new hardware and the ever-present booth babes, the Electronic Entertainment Expo may well be the short attention span capital of North America at the moment. How does one possible manage to up the ante on electronic attention deficit disorder? Nintendo and...
OnLive Multiview on an LG Google TV, eyes-on (video)

OKAY, LANCE ARMSTRONG, DECISION TIME: Prove Your Innocence Or Come Clean And Improve The World

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Everyone has strong feelings about the Lance Armstrong case. Either they're furious that the government is wasting time and taxpayer money pursuing an American hero for breaking cycling rules that they (justifiably) think almost everyone in cycling was breaking--especially after so much time has passed that "no one cares anymore."...
OKAY, LANCE ARMSTRONG, DECISION TIME: Prove Your Innocence Or Come Clean And Improve The World
RadioShack, Trek, Anheuser-Busch, And Other Sponsors Dump Lance Armstrong

Testimony Reveals The Moment When Lance Armstrong's Team Decided To Dope

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Many of those who have followed the pro-cycling doping saga over the past few years have concluded that the reason most of the world's top cyclists doped is because most of the other top cyclists were doping, so if you weren't doping, you wouldn't be able to compete. This didn't...
Testimony Reveals The Moment When Lance Armstrong's Team Decided To Dope

The Listserve Hits 10,000 Subscribers, Will Launch This Week

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(youtube.com) Remember the The Listserve, the email list project announced last week out of NYU's ITP masters program that would only launch if it reached 10,000 subscribers? Seems like people aren't too afraid of it becoming spammy, because the team hit their 10,000 goal on Sunday afternoon, just a few days...
The Listserve Hits 10,000 Subscribers, Will Launch This Week
British Airways gets snoopy on its passengers
Jawbone launches new 'UP Platform' to integrate other health tracking services with iPhone app

Shared Task List Maker Asana Gets A New Pose For Big Groups, Adds Premium Workspaces

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Asana has been slowly sleeping across TechCrunch lately, and the low-key but ambitious company revealed last week that it has been doing the same elsewhere  – Twitter, Foursquare, LinkedIn, and Airbnb are some of the other workplaces it’s been showing up. And today, the shared task-list maker is rolling out the...
Shared Task List Maker Asana Gets A New Pose For Big Groups, Adds Premium Workspaces
This Is Medium, Obvious Corp's Secret New Twitter Photos Product
Squeeze Virtual Reality With The YC Hardware Hackathon-Winning Cyborg Glove [Video]

Twitter Day Today: Are You Celebrating? #twitterday

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As the vast majority of people hardly realize, today is the 140th day of the year which is supposed to be a good reason to celebrate the day of Twitter - the immensely popular web service that is trying to teach the world the arts of brevity, clarity, and precision...
Twitter Day Today: Are You Celebrating? #twitterday

Get stuff done in the cloud. Go Google.

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You probably hear terms like “the cloud” or “cloud computing” being used a lot these days. While the idea of the cloud may seem abstract, many things you already do on your computer and smartphone today, such as email, photo sharing and video streaming, are made possible by the cloud....
Get stuff done in the cloud. Go Google.

Facebook + Instagram Is Official, Now What? Founders Will Likely Stay But Team May Leave As Integration Begins

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Facebook’s purchase of Instagram finally closed today, and here’s what we think happens next. Instagram‘s founders will work at Facebook for a while but some of their team may soon leave for another startup adventure. Meanwhile on the product integration front, Instagram could gain Facebook login and the ability to...
Facebook + Instagram Is Official, Now What? Founders Will Likely Stay But Team May Leave As Integration Begins

Meet 'The Most Universally Hated Exec' At Microsoft: Lisa Brummel (MSFT)

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Since we first told you about Microsoft's employee review system, and Vanity Fair published an expose on it, more details have leaked out. Network World's Andy Patrizio published a great post on it. Microsoft's Stack Ranking review process predetermines the number of good, bad and mediocre reviews the company gives...
Meet 'The Most Universally Hated Exec' At Microsoft: Lisa Brummel (MSFT)

Top Viral Videos Of The Week: David Beckham Hits An 'Injured' Opponent

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It's been a pretty miserable week for soccer superstar David Beckham. First, the 37-year-old Beckham found out he didn't make the cut for Britain's Olympic soccer team -- even though he was a vital part in London's winning campaign to host the Summer Olympics. Then, he received a yellow card...
Top Viral Videos Of The Week: David Beckham Hits An 'Injured' Opponent
Hey, Twitter: You can add filters, but that won't help you fight Instagram

Facebook makes search, about section less noticeable in latest redesign of groups

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Facebook rolled out an update to group pages that implements tabs underneath the cover photo and makes the about section and search option harder to find. When the social network redesigned groups last month to include a cover photo, the image would appear slightly transparent, and colors would be restored...
Facebook makes search, about section less noticeable in latest redesign of groups
The New Xbox One Live Features Adds Advanced Social Gaming Features That Could Lead To True MMORPG Experiences

Lance Armstrong's Key Teammate George Hincapie Admits To Doping

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Over the last several years, many members of Lance Armstrong's cycling teams have come forward and admitted that they doped. One of the riders who had not, yet, come clean was George Hincapie, a rider many people say was particularly close to Armstrong. Today, hours before a full report of...
Lance Armstrong's Key Teammate George Hincapie Admits To Doping
Epic hack trip: Be one of 50 to join me on the Startup Bus

Report Suggests Some Of Instagram's New Millionaire Employees Felt 'Slighted' By Its Billion Dollar Sale To Facebook (FB)

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Facebook has officially bought Instagram. Now what? Over on TechCrunch, ace Facebook reporter Josh Constine says he expects to see a number of Instagram's twelve or so employees flee Facebook as soon as they can. He says he's heard that some of Instagram's employees "felt somewhat slighted" when the startup sold...
Report Suggests Some Of Instagram's New Millionaire Employees Felt 'Slighted' By Its Billion Dollar Sale To Facebook (FB)

Razer outs Battlefield 3 aviator headsets

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Can't satisfy your appetite for video game tie-in peripherals? Razer's new military aviator-inspired, Battlefield 3-branded BlackShark headsets might do the trick. Each memory foam, leatherette-lined ear cup packs 40mm drivers paired with ambient noise cancellation and enhanced bass. You can also use the the detachable, unidirectional boom microphone to...
Razer outs Battlefield 3 aviator headsets

No UGC, please – but will the Olympics’ social media strategy work?

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Like some of the athletes it will host this summer, London 2012′s upcoming Olympic Games is exerting itself and sweating hard, to ensure its teammates in Big Media can win out. According to tickets’ entry terms for event spectators: “Images, video and sound recordings of the Games taken by a...
No UGC, please – but will the Olympics’ social media strategy work?

Quidditch Tournament Takes Over Central Park

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    Yesterday, even though Bronx Science High School was playing on NYC turf, it lost 50-30 to Lenox High School from Lenox, Mass in a Quidditch game. The magical sport, invented by author J.K. Rowling in the Harry Potter series, is really supposed to be played on flying brooms high above...
Quidditch Tournament Takes Over Central Park

Here's What Lance Armstrong Needs To Say And Do

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Lance Armstrong has finally confessed to doping during the years he was winning the Tour de France, according to reports about an interview that Armstrong just gave with Oprah Winfrey. The interview, which will air on Thursday, is already getting huge promotion. And even if all the details of Armstrong's...
Here's What Lance Armstrong Needs To Say And Do
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