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NYU Senior’s Cellphone Startup Faces ‘Malicious Network Attack’ on Launch Day

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  We were immediately intrigued by AllThingsD's story about enterprising NYU senior John Mardini's new startup, Voyager Mobile. For one, Mr. Mardini wants to open cheap cellphone services to the public via the suddenly-popular process of reselling service on another carrier's network. For $19 a month, reported CNET, Voyager would...
NYU Senior’s Cellphone Startup Faces ‘Malicious Network Attack’ on Launch Day

E Ink and Sonostar pair up for Mobius flexible-display smartwatch, we go hands-on at Computex

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Earlier this week, E Ink announced its Mobius flexible display, a 1.73-inch touch-enabled panel for smartwatches. Now, the new screen has made its way onto the Computex exhibition floor in Taipei. Sonostar, a local manufacturer, has integrated the 320 x 240 grayscale panel within its new wearable, which the...
E Ink and Sonostar pair up for Mobius flexible-display smartwatch, we go hands-on at Computex

Schedule your email delivery with this handy Gmail add-on

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Email management can be the bane of your existence for a multitude of reasons. There’s the sheer volume of messages hitting our inbox that causes anxiety and then there’s the whole etiquette of when and how to respond. Last week we showed you a cool way to “boomerang” emails back...
Schedule your email delivery with this handy Gmail add-on

Caption your pictures with Loudpix

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Loudpix is a new iOS app from independent developer James Morris. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store, and is currently listed in the New section of the store’s Photography category. Loudpix’s rather straightforward aim is to allow users to take photographs and then embed caption...
Caption your pictures with Loudpix

Garmin unveils Fenix, its first GPS watch for deep-pocketed outdoorsy types (hands-on)

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There may be a few more years remaining before a forced retirement, but there's no question that dedicated automotive GPS units are on the way out. Integrated products, apps and the aviation sector will keep companies like Garmin afloat, but now's as good a time as any to focus...
Garmin unveils Fenix, its first GPS watch for deep-pocketed outdoorsy types (hands-on)
Leave the kids at home, UrbanSitter sends parents out on the town

Review: Livescribe Sky WiFi Smartpen links your ink and audio to Evernote

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The Livescribe Sky pen marries old-school pen-and-ink with the cloud. If paper remains a core part of your workflow, this is the best pen of its kind on the market. You can save notes and audio recordings to your Evernote account via Wi-Fi, or you can plug in a Micro-USB...
Review: Livescribe Sky WiFi Smartpen links your ink and audio to Evernote

Doodle's new iPad app makes scheduling easier for its 10 million monthly users

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Swiss startup Doodle makes scheduling software that is incredibly simple to set up and share. Now that service is available on iPad for people who prefer things tablet-sized. According to the company, 10 million people use Doodle each month for arranging all sorts of things where there is a requirement to...
Doodle's new iPad app makes scheduling easier for its 10 million monthly users

Songza Music Streaming App Nabs 2 Million New Users Since June With More Than 50% Retention Rate

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You’ve heard me talk about Songza before. After launching on iPad, bringing Concierge to Android, and surpassing 1 million iOS downloads in 10 days, the company is still on a roll, announcing that more than 2 million users from the States and Canada have joined Songza since June 1st. But...
Songza Music Streaming App Nabs 2 Million New Users Since June With More Than 50% Retention Rate

Keep up with the world with the 6 in 1 News Clock Radio Set

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The rather literally-named Free 6 in 1 News Clock Radio Set (hereafter News Clock Radio) is a new iOS app from Nstarsoft. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store, and is currently highlighted in the New section of the App Store’s Productivity category. News Clock Radio,...
Keep up with the world with the 6 in 1 News Clock Radio Set

Foursquare just launched a no-brainer partnership with OpenTable for reservations

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Foursquare announced an interesting partnership today with OpenTable. Tapping on any place in the Foursqare app that’s an OpenTable partner and you’ll be able to make reservations right in the app. The partnership allows you to choose a time and date, number of people and snag a table all from...
Foursquare just launched a no-brainer partnership with OpenTable for reservations

Apple patent points to platform for wearable sensors, Internet of things

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Over the past few days, reports of a new Apple watch have been lighting up the Web, but a patent filing dated Tuesday suggests that the company could have even grander ambitions for wearable computing. The filing, first reported by AppleInsider, describes technology for a “Personal items network” that can...
Apple patent points to platform for wearable sensors, Internet of things

Microsoft announces new Microsoft Surface tablet lineup, running Windows 8

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Microsoft held an event today at Milk Studios in Hollywood CA, where it announced its new line of Microsoft Surface tablets, devices that it calls a ‘whole new family of computing devices’. “We’ve ushered in a new era of cloud computing and embraced mobility. We are attempting to transform entertainment,...
Microsoft announces new Microsoft Surface tablet lineup, running Windows 8

Ubuntu Discards System Tray

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Ubuntu, the open source browser, is ditching the system tray, the bar at the bottom of most browsers that is supposed to act as a notification area. The rationale for the change, according to Matthew Paul Thomas,, an Ubuntu contributor, was "its ineffectiveness at notifying people of things, and its...
Ubuntu Discards System Tray

Voyager Mobile endures 'malicious network attack,' delays launch to the 'very near future'

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Launch aborted. Wireless newbie Voyager Mobile has opted to delay its unveiling today to a "time and date in the very near future." A mysterious "malicious network attack" is to blame for the interruption, though that appears to be the extent of the explanation. The company also reinforced its...
Voyager Mobile endures 'malicious network attack,' delays launch to the 'very near future'
Following malaria through Kenya using cell phones
Six iPhone 5 gripes from Apple Support: Date/Time issues, Lightning charging, Wifi, reception, voice quality and battery life

Tokyoflash Kisai Adjust watch tells time with triangles, in trippy colors (video)

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It almost goes without saying Tokyoflash watches aren't always very scrutable. The company's newly launched Kisai Adjust, however, is thankfully one of the more legible examples -- as the name suggests, it even goes out of its way to accommodate the wearer. The fan-designed timepiece uses LED-lit triangles to...
Tokyoflash Kisai Adjust watch tells time with triangles, in trippy colors (video)

Add customization options to ‘slide to unlock’ text with Slider Pro [Jailbreak]

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Slider Pro is a lightweight but useful jailbreak mod in Cydia that lets you customize the slide to unlock text on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. It comes with a handful of great presets including adding the date and time to your lock slider. Time and date are...
Add customization options to ‘slide to unlock’ text with Slider Pro [Jailbreak]

Facebook: What is it and what does it do?

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Facebook appeared as the fourth-biggest name in our Tracking the Trackers data. Here we find out as much as we can about what it does.For an introduction to cookies and web trackers, read our guide.What is facebook.com?This question doesn't really need answering, but what is interesting is how this social...
Facebook: What is it and what does it do?

Count down to your special day with Count It Down

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Count It Down is a new iOS app from Yellow Canary Studios Ltd. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store, and carries additional in-app purchases of virtual currency. It’s currently featured in the “New” section of the store’s Social Networking category. Count It Down is an...
Count down to your special day with Count It Down

PS3 v4.10 update is live with an improved browser, Sony Entertainment Network nameplate

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The latest update for Sony's PlayStation 3 is live and available for download from via your PlayStation Netw...oops, Sony Entertainment Network account. While we get used to the new branding (nothing we could see in the system UI has actually changed at all), there's a few tweaks included in...
PS3 v4.10 update is live with an improved browser, Sony Entertainment Network nameplate

Group Photo Sharing Is A Fustercluck, But It Doesn't Have To Be With Cluster

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Tell me if you’ve heard this one before: Mobile app launches to enable users to quickly and easily share photos with one another. Yes, it’s another one of those stories. So the app this time is called Cluster, and it is focused on sharing photos with one’s friends and family...
Group Photo Sharing Is A Fustercluck, But It Doesn't Have To Be With Cluster

Kisai Releases The (Readable) Stencil Watch

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Thank heavens: finally a Tokyoflash that you can read immediately without depending on a manual or detailed instructions. The Stencil is a fan design that uses for LCD blocks to display the current time and date in a very “bubble letter” sort of way. Designer Heather Sable wrote: I...
Kisai Releases The (Readable) Stencil Watch

This Web app is an OpenTable for NYC artists in search of rehearsal space

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Founded in 1998, Fractured Atlas is a New York-based non-profit organization that serves a national community of artists and arts organizations. Earlier this week, it launched a pretty neat Web app aimed squarely at artists in The Big Apple. NYC Performing Arts Spaces helps you find, schedule, and rent available...
This Web app is an OpenTable for NYC artists in search of rehearsal space

Apple issues second update to Final Cut Pro X to appease video pros (Updated)

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Apple has issued another update to its video editing software Final Cut Pro X, which the company describes as "significant" despite the relatively minor version number bump (v.10.0.3). The three major features that Apple is touting as part of this update are multicam editing capabilities, advanced chroma keying, and...
Apple issues second update to Final Cut Pro X to appease video pros (Updated)
Facebook adds scheduled posts and administrator roles for Pages
Foursquare taps Gnip to let academics and journalists use its worldwide realtime check-in data for research

Philippine Government Ignores Public Concerns, Continues To Push Extreme 'Cybercrime' Law

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One of the striking -- and depressing -- features of the Internet today is the almost universal desire of governments around the world to rein it in through new laws. We wrote about one such attempt in the Philippines a couple of months ago, where the government is trying to...
Philippine Government Ignores Public Concerns, Continues To Push Extreme 'Cybercrime' Law

Foursquare launches a new history page to search all of your past check-ins

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When people ask me why I use foursquare so much, they’re usually surprised by my response. Even though I share my various check-ins and places that I visit, I use the service primarily to keep a log for myself. As soon as foursquare launched, I knew that I would be...
Foursquare launches a new history page to search all of your past check-ins
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?