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Logitech iOS 7 iPhone gamepad photo leaked

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now The idea of a decent gamepad controller for the iPhone is something that many gamers — casual or otherwise — are bound to be happy about. And that’s apparently what accessory maker Logitech is currently working on, according to...
Logitech iOS 7 iPhone gamepad photo leaked

Gnip adds Instagram, Reddit, and Bitly to its enterprise social media data service

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Today Gnip announced that it has added API access to six new social services’ information to its ‘Enterprise Data Collector’ tool. The added services: Stack Overflow, Panaramio, Plurk, Reddit, Instagram, and Bitly. Large companies and social media monitoring services need access to various social services’ data, but managing those relationships can be difficult. This...
Gnip adds Instagram, Reddit, and Bitly to its enterprise social media data service

Nowhere to hide: Advertisers can now stalk you across multiple devices

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Advertisers want to compile as much information about you as possible. Tracking where you go, what you click, and how you search is literally their business. They use that data to target ads directly to you, and feed relevant data to their partners. With the increasing use of tablets and...
Nowhere to hide: Advertisers can now stalk you across multiple devices

Microsoft tries to push social advertising forward with new ‘People Powered Stories’

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Microsoft may have close ties to Facebook, including its relationship as an investor in the social giant, but that isn’t stopping the company from trying to, in its words, go ‘beyond just a “Like.”‘ Today, Microsoft announced a new program, one that it hopes represents an evolutionary step in what...
Microsoft tries to push social advertising forward with new ‘People Powered Stories’

Kosmix Gets New Wings with Twitter

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We have some exciting news to share. Kosmix is one of the third-party companies that will have access to Twitter’s Firehose starting today – previously, Bing, Microsoft and most recently, Yahoo! had access to the entire Firehose. What does this mean for consumers? While you have been able to see...
Kosmix Gets New Wings with Twitter

This Data From China Shows Why Apple Is Now Getting Its Butt Kicked In The Smartphone Market (AAPL)

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A few weeks ago came the startling news that Apple has now been reduced to a niche player in the global smartphone market, at least from a "platform" perspective. Android is now running away with the race with ~75% global market share. Apple's iPhone, meanwhile, has only ~15% share. If...
This Data From China Shows Why Apple Is Now Getting Its Butt Kicked In The Smartphone Market (AAPL)

Are Twitter doing an Apple?

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Twitter have announced that they are banning third party companies from injecting “paid tweets into a timeline on any service that leverages the Twitter API” in order to protect “the long-term health and value of the network”. As has been evidenced up to now the primary focus has indeed...
Are Twitter doing an Apple?
Data Centers: Google Taps Chile For First Latin American Data Center

Megaupload user data purge could begin Thursday [updated]

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Third-party companies that stored Megaupload’s data may delete all user files on Thursday. Megaupload customers, even those not guilty of piracy or using the service illegally, have been unable to access their files since the website was shut down on January 19th. So far, seven men have been charged...
Megaupload user data purge could begin Thursday [updated]

Apple Is Going To Launch A $200 iPhone To Fight Android And Stop Losing Market Share -- Munster (AAPL)

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One big choice Apple faces is whether to maintain its extraordinarily high profit margin by staying in the "premium" segment of the smartphone market... ...or to combat its loss of market share to Android-based phones by offering lower-priced iPhones. It can't do both. On its current trajectory, with only high-priced...
Apple Is Going To Launch A $200 iPhone To Fight Android And Stop Losing Market Share -- Munster (AAPL)
This Trend Is Very Worrisome For Apple

Craigslist Sues PadMapper; Founder Says He Tried to Negotiate

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Craiglist, which is surprisingly litigious considering its hippy mentality, has sued PadMapper and data scraper 3taps, which had provided an alternative and more modern map-based display that included site’s listings. The lawsuit was filed July 20 in federal court in San Francisco and first reported by GigaOM. Though PadMapper developer...
Craigslist Sues PadMapper; Founder Says He Tried to Negotiate

Facebook updates iOS SDK to help developers track conversions

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Facebook today launched an update for the Facebook SDK for iOS, which seeks to make it easier and faster to develop socially integrated mobile apps and provide developers with better app analytics. With Facebook SDK version 3.2, developers will be able to track conversions beyond installs. This means that developers will...
Facebook updates iOS SDK to help developers track conversions

Infor, customer head to court over third-party system support

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A longtime user of Infor's ERP (enterprise resource planning) software says in a federal lawsuit that Infor is unjustly demanding a substantial sum of money after discovering that third-party companies have been accessing the software....
Infor, customer head to court over third-party system support

FTC updates child online privacy laws, exempts mobile apps

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The Federal Trade Commission today updated its child online privacy laws that haven’t been updated in more than a decade, creating new guidelines that improve children’s online privacy. Child-directed websites and online services will now have to obtain parental consent before collecting children’s personal information such as geolocation data, photos, videos, audio...
FTC updates child online privacy laws, exempts mobile apps
Update to T-Mobile's My Account app brings ads to the Android notification area

Facebook brings Recommendations Bar plugin out of beta, but it no longer shares what users read

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Facebook today officially launched the Recommendations Bar plugin, which serves up recommended articles to readers as they finish reading another. The plugin, which was released in beta in September 2011, previously integrated the social reading and sharing capabilities of Open Graph, so users could post what they’ve read to Timeline. But it seems...
Facebook brings Recommendations Bar plugin out of beta, but it no longer shares what users read
Flattr, the crowdfunding payment service, gets cut off by Twitter

Apigee makes life easier for Twitter developers

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There’s no denying that the web in 2010 is all about APIs. From Twitter to Netflix, Facebook to Foursquare; there’s a way for developers to build on top of almost every every hot service.The problem for developers is getting the most out of those APIs and Apigee is a service...
Apigee makes life easier for Twitter developers
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?