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Nexus 7 screen irks users - but Google customer service annoys

www.guardian.co.uk
Flaws with Asus-built touchscreen affecting a number of people, though no detail available about what proportion. Problems on accessing Google's customer service have frustrated othersComplaints are multiplying online about quality issues with the new Google Nexus 7 tablet, with a number of people complaining about "loose screens" which bleed light...
Nexus 7 screen irks users - but Google customer service annoys
Message Box brings systemwide Facebook Chat Heads to iOS [jailbreak]
Sparrow for iPhone 1.2 adds landscape mode, label editing, swipe between threads

Jury: forgetting to log off gives "tacit authorization" for snooping

arstechnica.com
When Wayne Rogers, a New Jersey teacher, sat down in his school's computer lab to check his email, he bumped the mouse of the computer next to him. The screen on the adjacent computer came on, and Rogers saw that one of his colleagues, Linda Marcus, had left herself logged...
Jury: forgetting to log off gives "tacit authorization" for snooping
WordPress for iOS gets push notifications and the ability to view, moderate, and reply to comments from one screen

Devlin Dunsmore: Gmail Updated for the iPad

www.readwriteweb.com
Devlin Dunsmore Gmail Updated for the iPad - http://www.readwriteweb.com/archive... 6 minutes ago from Google Reader - Comment - Like [[ This is a content summary only. Visit MyWebsite.com for full links, other content, and more! ]]...
Devlin Dunsmore: Gmail Updated for the iPad

Sparrow minimalist email client for Mac: $6

9to5mac.com
From 9to5Toys.com: Along with their popular bundle, MacUpdate offers Sparrow for Mac v1.5 for $5.99. That’s the lowest price we’ve found for this popular IMAP email client for Mac. Sparrow is a minimalist mail application for Mac. It was designed to keep things simple and efficient. No fancy stuff here…...
Sparrow minimalist email client for Mac: $6

Zynga games, War Commander, Causes, Chase Community Giving and more on this week's top 20 growing Facebook apps

www.insidefacebook.com
Zynga Slingo is No. 1 on our list of top growing Facebook apps by monthly active users this week, adding 7.8 million new players. Zynga games made up four out of the top five apps, and CastleVille came in at No. 18. Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps...
Zynga games, War Commander, Causes, Chase Community Giving and more on this week's top 20 growing Facebook apps

YouTube Tries to Fix Its Comments Problem

www.readwriteweb.com
YouTube comment threads aren't exactly known for offering highly intellectual discussions. Today, however, YouTube is introducing a new experiment that is meant to highlight the best comments on any video. This experiment will offer a "highlights view" of comments that shows the top rated comments and comments from the uploader...
YouTube Tries to Fix Its Comments Problem

The Future Of Memes: 4chan Hits 22M Monthlies, Unveils New API

techcrunch.com
4chan, the often anonymously-used imageboard that’s spawned memes like Lolcats and hosts the weirdest porn you’ll ever see, just released an API and its first new features in five years for its 22 million unique monthly visitors. 4chan’s founder moot said the API “potentially has huge performance implications” and that...
The Future Of Memes: 4chan Hits 22M Monthlies, Unveils New API

How to mute annoying email threads in Gmail

www.pcworld.com
The Reply All button is a fickle mistress. It's useful for communicating with a group, but it can be often abused, filling your inbox with a chain of inane responses that you just don't need to see. No matter how many times you delete these messages from your inbox,...
How to mute annoying email threads in Gmail

Outlook.com users report missing emails following transition to the new webmail product

thenextweb.com
As early as the middle of October, new users of Outlook.com who switched to the product from other webmail providers were reported account access issues, and missing emails. TNW did not take note of the issue until today, when a report on the sharp Neowin brought the issue to our...
Outlook.com users report missing emails following transition to the new webmail product

Google Plans to Add Filtering Improvements to Buzz

mashable.com
The Wall Street Journal reports that more changes are planned for Buzz in response to user feedback, including the option to block conversations and other filtering features.Even as Buzz impressed some social media enthusiasts, it also angered some folks for various reasons — the most significant being that it’s a...
Google Plans to Add Filtering Improvements to Buzz

Introducing Livefyre Commenting at AllThingsD

allthingsd.com
AllThingsD is changing its commenting system on our site to Livefyre from Disqus. We did so for a lot of reasons, including being able to offer a social layer to our comments that has been dormant until now. Through this new commenting system, readers can: more readily share comments to...
Introducing Livefyre Commenting at AllThingsD

With 'Ping' clothing, status updates literally tap you on the shoulder

www.engadget.com
Arduino-powered clothing is nothing new; we've seen CO2-detecting dresses, compass belts and inbox-checking T-shirts all within the last six months. But this Ping social networking garment concept is not quite the same thing. Where those were DIY projects with a single-function, Ping is the brainchild of a professional UI...
With 'Ping' clothing, status updates literally tap you on the shoulder

Olympic Games City, Victoria's Secret, Waze, Amazon and more on this week's emerging Facebook apps by MAU

www.insidefacebook.com
Olympic Games City led our list of emerging Facebook applications by monthly active users this week with 36 percent gain. Last week the game was No. 2 on our list. We define emerging applications as those that ended with between 100,000 and 1 million MAU in the past week. This week’s top...
Olympic Games City, Victoria's Secret, Waze, Amazon and more on this week's emerging Facebook apps by MAU

How to (really) turn off Mac screen?

www.scripting.com
Pretty sure there's no way to really turn off the Mac screen. I now live in a small one-bedroom apartment. My desk, and main computer, are in the bedroom. So the fact that the computer turns the screen back on at apparently random times is not only a waste of...
How to (really) turn off Mac screen?

Reddit Debuts Original YouTube Series

www.fastcompany.com
The new series is based off the popular thread "explain like I'm five." Just in case you need another reason to visit Reddit: The popular online community became the latest site to debut its own original programming on Monday, posting the first three episodes of its new web series...
Reddit Debuts Original YouTube Series

Intel releases Core i7-3820 CPU, proves Sandy Bridge E isn't entirely elitist

www.engadget.com
The cost of entry to the LGA-2011 party just tumbled by around $250 thanks to Chipzilla's Core i7-3820 processor. It's a proper Sandy Bridge E processor with PCIe 3.0 support and more PCIe lanes, more memory bandwidth and room for more RAM compared to older platforms, but of course it's...
Intel releases Core i7-3820 CPU, proves Sandy Bridge E isn't entirely elitist

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean preview download is live, probably won't work on your Galaxy Nexus -- yet

www.engadget.com
Google has opted to deliver Android 4.1 Jelly Bean as an OTA update to the ICS already on the Nexus phones and tablets it just handed everyone at I/O 2012, and there's a manual download link available too. As Android Police notes, only GSM phones running the IMM330D firmware...
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean preview download is live, probably won't work on your Galaxy Nexus -- yet

Range of hardware issues reported with Surface

www.electronista.com
Just a few weeks after the launch of the Surface RT tablet, some owners of the device are beginning to notice flaws in the both its operation and its hardware. A number of threads on Microsoft's support forums point out random muting and audio stuttering on some units while Surface...
Range of hardware issues reported with Surface
Jawbone UP Users: How Is Your End Cap Holding Up?

Something in iOS 6 you haven't seen yet...

www.bgr.com
Here’s a nice touch from Apple (AAPL) that you might not have seen: When email threads get too long in iOS 6, just pull to expand the crumpled up email to show the entire thing. A photo showing Apple’s implementation of this great feature follows below....
Something in iOS 6 you haven't seen yet...
Ad-supported apps leave smartphones in high-power states, drain batteries

How I Use Third Tribe Marketing

www.chrisbrogan.com
I’m a co-founder of Third Tribe Marketing, a private membership site where we talk about online marketing. It’s been the best thing I’ve done in 2010 so far, and I say that because I’m really enjoying the interaction with the over 2000 members, and because I’m making money (or at...
How I Use Third Tribe Marketing

If you are one of those guys that ogles her pictures every time she posts them, and you hang out in her threads like it's Cheers, then you can contribute to the Buy Marissa A Dress fund. http://friendfeed.com/marissamarie also http://ff.im/jiMJm

friendfeed.com
If you are one of those guys that ogles her pictures every time she posts them, and you hang out in her threads like it's Cheers, then you can contribute to the Buy Marissa A Dress fund. http://friendfeed.com/marissamarie also http://ff.im/jiMJm

The Google 7 Day Index Delay?

www.seroundtable.com
There is a new Google theory going around, possibly a penalty or possibly a Google bug - no one is sure. There are a couple threads on the topic, one at HighRankings Forums and Google Webmaster Help. In short, webmasters......
The Google 7 Day Index Delay?

$100 Bill Redesigned, Now Has Hidden Images

consumerist.com
Today the Treasury Department will reveal a redesigned $100 bill. The new design brings the bill in line with the smaller denominations that are already in circulation, and it adds a fancy new anti-counterfeiting measure called Motion that uses special threads to "create an optical illusion of images sliding...
$100 Bill Redesigned, Now Has Hidden Images

Runaway Facebook Threads! 5 Tips B2B Community Managers Should Master

searchengineland.com
Alert! Alert! Your social community is in crisis! Remember that third-party article you posted to the company Facebook Wall yesterday afternoon? Its content sure didn’t seem controversial at the time. In fact, you deemed it the perfect intersection of informative, relevant, interesting, and... Please visit Search Engine Land for the...
Runaway Facebook Threads! 5 Tips B2B Community Managers Should Master

Facebook helps brands monitor and respond to comments

news.cnet.com
On the heels of fixing comment threads, the social network announces another new API to assist brands in setting up different "views" for unruly comments. [Read more]...
Facebook helps brands monitor and respond to comments
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?