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The browser wars’ turning tide: Could IE be back in the running?
Terrifying chart shows huge spike in people Googling 'Who is running for president?'
Pioneer Square Tech Map: Where are tech companies hanging their shingles?

Data from startups show good news for Obama on eve of election

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Election forecasts have been a contentious issue this cycle, with national polls showing a tight race for the popular vote, while statistically driven models such as FiveThirtyEight suggest that Obama’s chances of winning the electoral college vote are very good. But math is so hard, and punditry is too easy. So...
Data from startups show good news for Obama on eve of election

Seattle 2.0 Awards: Vote for the region’s Geekiest Coffee Shop

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If caffeine is the fuel of the startup culture, these places are the gas stations. But good coffee shops are much more than that, of course. They’re an important “third place” away from home and work, where people can meet up and plug in — for hours at a time, in...
Seattle 2.0 Awards: Vote for the region’s Geekiest Coffee Shop

Social: Anil Dash on Choosing the ‘Instagram of Video’

www.wired.com
Illustration: Marcel Ceuppens Because social apps require so much of our time and energy, choosing among similar offerings can be nerve-racking. Is one of them going to get bought out and shut down? Will another roll out jarring changes that cause the community to flee? You build your profile, give...
Social: Anil Dash on Choosing the ‘Instagram of Video’

Apple Overtakes Samsung As World’s Largest Smartphone Vendor In Q4

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According to the latest report from Strategy Analytics, Apple has now overtaken Samsung to become the world’s largest smartphone vendor by volume. Apple achieved 23.9% market share during Q4 2011, narrowly beating out Samsung’s 23.5% share. In addition, Apple shipped 37 million units in Q4, again going neck-and-neck with Samsung...
Apple Overtakes Samsung As World’s Largest Smartphone Vendor In Q4

Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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If you woke up today thinking "darn, I sure wish there was more Techdirt on Sundays," then you're in luck—because we've got a fairly long post with a lot of great comments this week. First, on the insightful side, there was a tight race with the winner pulling ahead by...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

Surprise: Two Of Hollywood's Favorite Representatives, Howard Berman & Mary Bono Mack, Defeated

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While people who just got into Congressional issues during the SOPA fight may have thought that Rep. Lamar Smith was Hollywood's favorite representative, that honor much more likely fell on Rep. Howard Berman -- who, for many years was Hollywood's guy in Congress (somewhat literally, as parts of Hollywood were...
Surprise: Two Of Hollywood's Favorite Representatives, Howard Berman & Mary Bono Mack, Defeated
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