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NYT Public Editor: Tesla Review Shows Problems With Precision and Judgement

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In a blog post published Monday, New York Times Public Editor Margaret Sullivan said the Times' February 8 review of the Tesla Model S was flawed by "not especially" good judgement and imprecise note-taking. The post, on the Public Editor's Journal, addressed the debate generated by reporter John Broder's negative...
NYT Public Editor: Tesla Review Shows Problems With Precision and Judgement

T-Mobile's official TV app now available for iOS

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Holy Magenta! T-Mobile TV is now available for iOS. Just a few weeks removed from the carrier's launch of the iPhone 5, its entertainment streaming app offers a free 30-day trial run with content from Fox News, the Associated Press, Campus Insiders and ACC Digital Network. Those looking to...
T-Mobile's official TV app now available for iOS

Gadgetwise Blog: Tip of the Week: Linux on a Stick

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If you are not sure Linux is for you, you can give it a test drive from a USB stick or a CD before you install it....
Gadgetwise Blog: Tip of the Week: Linux on a Stick

Tesla's Model S Just Got The Most Effusive Review We've Ever Seen From The WSJ's Car Guy (TSLA)

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Tesla's Model S has reduced esteemed Wall Street Journal car-reviewer Dan Neil to a puddle. He has written one of the most glowing reviews of a product we've ever read. For example: "This is one amazing car. I mean, hard-core amazing." "...the Tesla corners like it's tethered with magic." "And...
Tesla's Model S Just Got The Most Effusive Review We've Ever Seen From The WSJ's Car Guy (TSLA)

T-Mobile to kick off Isis Mobile Wallet pilot program on October 22nd according to leaked photo

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Mr. Blurrycam has struck again, and this time he brings us a launch date for T-Mobile's Isis Mobile Wallet pilot program by way of TmoNews. According to the image (which you can catch after the break), the Isis app will arrive on Google Play come October 22nd for folks...
T-Mobile to kick off Isis Mobile Wallet pilot program on October 22nd according to leaked photo
Elon Musk On NYT's Brutal Assessment Of The Tesla Model S: "I Have A Problem With False Reviews"

If You've Always Wanted Pinterest For Porn, Check This Out

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Snatchly is a porn-centric Pinterest clone that we heard about via TechCrunch. Operating in a nearly identical manner as Pinterest, Snatchly lets you "save and share all the porn you love from anywhere on the Web." When you find something you want to pin to your Snatchly "pornboard," you...
If You've Always Wanted Pinterest For Porn, Check This Out
2012 Ford Focus Electric test drive: behind the wheel of Ford's $39,200 electric car

Growing and profitable, Longform releases its first app for iPad

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Over an ice coffee on an unseasonably warm January day, Longform co-founder Aaron Lammer took VentureBeat for a test drive through the startups new iPad app, which debuts today at noon. The company, which curates the best long form journalism from around the web, is taking a gamble on an...
Growing and profitable, Longform releases its first app for iPad
Tesla, New York Times trade shots over Model S coverage
Hiss for OS X Mountain Lion integrates Growl into Notification Center
Android this week: Razr M Jelly Beaned; Wallet v. Isis; Nexus 7 refunds

Linux lands on Android 4.0-toting MK802 mini PC

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If the MK802 piqued your interest but has you pining for Ubuntu, Linux Questions forum user michaelfisk has a solution. The secret sauce is a pre-baked image of Ubuntu 10.04 modified for a different device using the same 1.5 GHz Allwinner processor. Simply slide a microSD card prepped with...
Linux lands on Android 4.0-toting MK802 mini PC

Hands-on with Flipboard for Android, and here’s how you can download it now

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The Next Web has covered Flipboard on a number of occasions since it first arrived on the iPad way back in 2010. And it has gone from strength to strength since then, eventually landing on the iPhone last December. So where else could it go to continue to grow? Well,...
Hands-on with Flipboard for Android, and here’s how you can download it now

Now Tesla Has To Explain Away Another Test Drive Debacle

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On Monday, automotive resource site Edmunds Director of Vehicle Testing Dan Edmunds reported that the touchscreen in the Tesla Model S he was test driving had gone black. While the car was still drivable, Edmunds lost control of the radio, navigation and phone functions. Edmunds, who wrote a positive review...
Now Tesla Has To Explain Away Another Test Drive Debacle
Review: Slickwraps adds a personalized skin to just about any mobile Apple device

Playsurface touchscreen computing table hands-on (video)

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Let's be honest -- the first time we saw the Microsoft Surface in action, we all dreamt of getting our grubby fingers on our very own unit. Five years later, we're no closer to the dream of a touchscreen coffee tablet in every living room. Templeman Automation, thankfully, shares...
Playsurface touchscreen computing table hands-on (video)

Dell outs XPS 14 with optional mobile broadband, XPS 15 with Kepler graphics

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Dell's XPS 13 Ultrabook has been rather lonely since it launched in early 2012, but the company is introducing two new laptops to round out the updated XPS line. Today it announced the 14-inch XPS 14 and the 15-inch XPS 15, both of which feature the same aluminum chassis...
Dell outs XPS 14 with optional mobile broadband, XPS 15 with Kepler graphics

Kindle Fire helps Amazon Appstore hits 31,000 apps in first year

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Amazon Appstore for Android, which helped lay the foundation for a big Kindle Fire launch, is celebrating its one-year anniversary and has now eclipsed 31,000 apps, up from 4,000 at launch. That’s a strong first year for an app store that began as an alternative to the Android Market and...
Kindle Fire helps Amazon Appstore hits 31,000 apps in first year
Microsoft releases Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 Preview

Take A Tour Of Unison, The Yammer Killer That Microsoft Should Be Afraid Of (MSFT)

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Yammer might currently be the go-to name for enterprise social networks, especially after being acquired by Microsoft for $1.2 billion, but there's a new player in town. Unison aims to make it easier for your team to stay connected with each other to improve collaboration and productivity. Founders Manlio Carrelli...
Take A Tour Of Unison, The Yammer Killer That Microsoft Should Be Afraid Of (MSFT)

Microsoft boosts SkyDrive with six month Office 365 University test drive, ad campaign

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Office 365 University is already pretty cheap, but to get you hooked on the software while also promoting SkyDrive's collaboration tools, Microsoft's giving up to six months worth of free access to US college attendees. It's promoting the grab using Parks & Recreation's Aubrey Plaza, who shows a trio...
Microsoft boosts SkyDrive with six month Office 365 University test drive, ad campaign
Just in time for WWDC, here’s a hack for iOS programming on non-Macs

Curiosity takes a spin on Mars, completes short test drive

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NASA's $2.5 billion rover takes a short spin on Mars, proving that the mobile science lab is, in fact, mobile -- and ready to begin roaming about Gale Crater to look for signs of past or present habitability. [Read more]...
Curiosity takes a spin on Mars, completes short test drive
T-Mobile pits 4G Androids against 3G iPhone in unfair network comparison

HTC One V for Telus goes on the record with Sense 4.0 (video)

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Remember the Legend? That, now ancient, lip-laden Android device has found a rebirth of sorts in the One V -- HTC's entry-level bid for budget smartphone dominance. Initially unveiled at this past Mobile World Congress, the handset was up for a hardware hands-on only, as its unfinished Ice Cream...
HTC One V for Telus goes on the record with Sense 4.0 (video)

We're Still Waiting for the Elon Musk to Prove Times Reporter is a Lying Fool

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(Mr. Musk. Photo: Wikipedia) Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter and cable television yesterday to refute a New York Times review of the Model S, a Tesla electric sedan which Times reporter John M. Broder said lacked the battery power to carry him between charging stations along I-95. Among Mr....
We're Still Waiting for the Elon Musk to Prove Times Reporter is a Lying Fool

NASA's Mars Curiosity ready for first test drive Wednesday

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NASA's Mars Curiosity rover wiggled its wheels Tuesday and is ready to make its first -- if brief -- test drive on Wednesday....
NASA's Mars Curiosity ready for first test drive Wednesday

Amazon calls for mobile app submissions as it preps Appstore roll-out in key European markets

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Amazon is calling developers to submit their mobile apps for international distribution in its Appstore, the company announced today. Applications can be sent through the Amazon Mobile App Distribution Portal. On a higher level, this news confirms Amazon’s imminent plans for an international Appstore rollout later this year, starting with the...
Amazon calls for mobile app submissions as it preps Appstore roll-out in key European markets

VIDEO: Self-driven cars and other tech news

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A convoy of self-driven cars has taken a test drive on a Spanish public road plus other technology news stories....
VIDEO: Self-driven cars and other tech news
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