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Apple's Growth Rate Was Absolutely Smashed Last Quarter (AAPL)

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Here's one chart from Apple's earnings that immediately jumps out. The company's EPS growth of 20% was at its lowest in the last ten quarters. The revenue growth rate was 23%, also pretty weak compared to recent quarters. What's worse is that Apple's guidance suggests the growth is going to...
Apple's Growth Rate Was Absolutely Smashed Last Quarter (AAPL)
Remote control: why is turning on the TV still so hard?

Pay $2 to promote your Facebook status?

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Foxconn confirms there is an Apple television in the works, the makers of Angry Birds have a new game franchise, and you may be able to pay Facebook to promote your status update. [Read more]...
Pay $2 to promote your Facebook status?

Are new entrepreneurial ideas keeping you from getting things done?

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My mind is literally overrun with all kinds of ideas all the time. My to do list is filled mostly of personal projects. I’ve started countless spiral notebooks of business ideas and have filled them with research. I wake up in the middle of the night just to write down...
Are new entrepreneurial ideas keeping you from getting things done?
Samsung sets up $4 million contest to stimulate app development for Galaxy Tab and Note

German TV maker Loewe denies Apple acquisition rumour, says report has “absolutely nothing to it”

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Following an AppleInsider report that hit last night stating that Apple was in talks to acquire the company, German TV maker Loewe has today officially denied rumours of a $113 million buyout, with a company spokesperson stating that the report has “absolutely nothing to it.” Loewe contacted German website Heise,...
German TV maker Loewe denies Apple acquisition rumour, says report has “absolutely nothing to it”

Foxconn Throws $1.6 Billion Into Sharp For Flatscreen Panels (AAPL)

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Apple manufacturer Foxconn is investing $1.6 billion in Sharp and committing to buying up to 50% of the company's flatscreen panels, reports Bloomberg. This could be a move on Foxconn's end to simply ensure that it has a decent supply for future products, such as the long-rumored Apple television....
Foxconn Throws $1.6 Billion Into Sharp For Flatscreen Panels (AAPL)

Someone's Very Good Reputation Is Going To Go Up In Flames Over This Disagreement Between Apple Experts (AAPL)

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Is there going to be an Apple TV set? Former Apple product boss and could-have-been CEO Jean-Louis Gassée could not be more firm in his answer: "I simply don't believe Apple will make, or even wants to make, a TV set." Meanwhile, Apple analyst Gene Munster just went on CNBC to say...
Someone's Very Good Reputation Is Going To Go Up In Flames Over This Disagreement Between Apple Experts (AAPL)

Sony Chief Bets on Videogames for Lift

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Sony's new CEO, Kazuo Hirai, is betting on the Japanese electronics company's videogame business to do what its loss-making television operation hasn't been able to do: deliver fat profits....
Sony Chief Bets on Videogames for Lift
Nexus Q: social streaming media player announced [video]

Dish's Charlie Ergen on Ads, Wireless, Cord-Cutting, Culture and Blockbuster (Video)

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Dish chairman Charlie Ergen has a lot to say, and if you missed the livestream of his punchy and wide-ranging interview at D: Dive Into Media, you really missed out. Here’s the full video of Ergen’s interview with Peter Kafka. And here’s our coverage of what he said (but again,...
Dish's Charlie Ergen on Ads, Wireless, Cord-Cutting, Culture and Blockbuster (Video)

Name that Tech Tune: Chance to win a Roku 2 XS

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We’ve got another great prize up for grabs this week in our Name that Tech Tune contest — a Roku 2 XS 1080p streaming player for accessing all sorts of Internet content (Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, HBO Go, etc.) and games on your television. This is courtesy of Roku and...
Name that Tech Tune: Chance to win a Roku 2 XS
Microsoft brings live TV to Xbox One with voice navigation

Walter Cronkite Demonstrates the Home of the Future in 1967

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Take heart. You could be controlling your television from a panel half the size of a pool table. Sometimes, I take the remote control and the hardware and software it controls for granted. Increasingly complex television choices have overtaxed our television user interfaces. We ask too much of the humble...
Walter Cronkite Demonstrates the Home of the Future in 1967
Bloomberg: Hon Hai investment in Sharp could be preparation for Apple TV set

Microsoft tries to stamps out concerns about Surface Pro warranty in China

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Microsoft is trying to stamp out concerns about its Surface Pro warranty policy in China just over a week after Apple apologized for its own customer service woes in the country.On Thursday, Microsoft said its warranty policies for its newly launched Surface Pro tablet were consistent with Chinese law....
Microsoft tries to stamps out concerns about Surface Pro warranty in China

NDS' Surfaces turns your wall into a TV, or a TV into a wall... one of those two

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Remember the wall that was also a television in Total Recall? That's the inspiration behind Surfaces -- a concept device produced by British cable mavens NDS. Abandoning the idea of a single screen, the company mounted six displays into a wall that offers up TV and internet content when...
NDS' Surfaces turns your wall into a TV, or a TV into a wall... one of those two
Switched On: Android's TV Triple Threat

Sony launches the Bravia KDL-W900A LED connected 3DTV at CES

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Sony's television firmament has swelled to include the company's Bravia KDL-W900A here at the tech jamboree that is CES. The edge-lit, slimline display comes loaded with the company's X-Reality Pro engine for rendering, Motionflow XR 960 and two pairs of active-shutter 3D glasses. Spec fans will note that it's...
Sony launches the Bravia KDL-W900A LED connected 3DTV at CES
Netflix adds 'Just For Kids' UI update to its iPad app

TimesCast Tech: Google Developers' Conference

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Electronic Arts develops an HTML5-based video game, competitive sailing adapts new technology to attract television views and Reading Rainbow takes young readers on a new adventure. Plus, a big step forward for iPad apps in the kitchen....
TimesCast Tech: Google Developers' Conference

Apple TV prototype reportedly seen firsthand

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Apple’s long-rumored television is reportedly at the working prototype stage, with an unnamed source telling Cult of Mac that he’s seen the device firsthand. According to the report, the television has Siri controls and iSight camera that tracks faces and movement and AirPlay capability to let people stream music and...
Apple TV prototype reportedly seen firsthand
Science fiction and fantasy when the awesome has become ordinary
Today's amusing analyst rumors ... the iRing is back, and Apple going patent-crazy over iOS 7

The Copyright Lobotomy: How Intellectual Property Makes Us Pretend To Be Stupid

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Here are two words that have no business hanging out together: "used MP3s." If you know anything about how computers work, that concept is intellectually offensive. Same goes for "ebook lending", "digital rental" and a host of other terms that have emerged from the content industries' desperate scramble to...
The Copyright Lobotomy: How Intellectual Property Makes Us Pretend To Be Stupid
How Olympic audio engineers create a hyperreal sound experience
Blip to publishers: we're going to monetize your videos, whether you like it or not

Google planning media streamer, possible Nexus Q refresh in FCC filing

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A filing at the FCC suggests that Google is not letting go from its television plans, with the appearance of a new device. The item, described in the filing as a "media player," has been submitted for various tests, though there is little in the way of details for the...
Google planning media streamer, possible Nexus Q refresh in FCC filing

ckck: Television and record player combo, 1966, by Bill...

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ckck: Television and record player combo, 1966, by Bill Wood. Apple Television?...
ckck: Television and record player combo, 1966, by Bill...

Apple iWatch Rumors Surface Again

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Apple iWatch Rumors Surface Again: I continue to have this suspicion that the most interesting Apple-related news in 2013 won't involve a television, but a wearable computing device. It's starting to make too much sense for them to do something here. And they know that. And have known that....
Apple iWatch Rumors Surface Again
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