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Rob Smyth on the review system

www.guardian.co.uk
The decision review system itself is now under review following its dramatic impact on the game, which has left the legends pondering what might have beenWhen you have in excess of 500 Test wickets, it seems unnecessary to think about the ones that got away. Yet when Muttiah Muralitharan, Shane...
Rob Smyth on the review system
Barack Obama's victory shows innovation is the way forward

Understanding Like-gate

daltoncaldwell.com
Several prominent people are up in arms about Facebook charging for access to users who have already Liked their page. I believe this debate is missing the big picture, and what we are in fact witnessing is the unfurling of the full-fledged Facebook business model. Facebook is showing us how...
Understanding Like-gate

But Does It Copy Macrovision, I Mean, Run Linux?

torrentfreak.com
When we copied movies two decades ago, the very oldest video cassette recorders (VCRs) were in high demand. If you’re wondering just how old these VCRs were, think “coal-powered”. The reason was a curious mechanism preventing the copying of movies, and to understand it, we need to look a little...
But Does It Copy Macrovision, I Mean, Run Linux?

Search giant Yandex reports $200m in revenues for Q4 2011, up 56%

thenextweb.com
NASDAQ-listed Russian search juggernaut Yandex this morning published its quarterly earnings and financial results for the full year 2011, its third in a string of announcements this week after touting its new social search program and a search partnership with Twitter. Compared to the fourth quarter of 2010, Yandex’ revenues...
Search giant Yandex reports $200m in revenues for Q4 2011, up 56%

Why It's Important For Each Of Us To Explain And Keep Explaining The Net And Its Civil Liberties

torrentfreak.com
I founded the Swedish and first Pirate Party on January 1, 2006. The party has now spread to 70 countries. When it was founded, I saw it as a really long project – from January of 2006 to September 17 of the same year, when the elections were held. I...
Why It's Important For Each Of Us To Explain And Keep Explaining The Net And Its Civil Liberties

Is Tumblr Quietly Cracking Down On NSFW Porn? Two Deleted Sites Say Yes

techcrunch.com
At 69.4 million blogs and nearly 30 billion posts to date, the rush of growth at blogging site Tumblr has for years had a seedy undercurrent: the popular site is home to a long tail of raunchy, NSFW adult content. But now, a few signs are pointing to the company cracking...
Is Tumblr Quietly Cracking Down On NSFW Porn? Two Deleted Sites Say Yes

Here's a blatant Snapchat clone that looks a lot better than Snapchat

pandodaily.com
Clipchat. When it comes to bandwagon on-jumping and shameless clonery, it can hardly get more blatant than that. But the creators of Clipchat – which, you guessed it, is a hell of a lot like Snapchat – don’t seem to mind. They think they have a better product and that there’s...
Here's a blatant Snapchat clone that looks a lot better than Snapchat

China's next Apple store is believed to be under construction in Beijing

thenextweb.com
Signs have emerged indicating that a new Apple store is under construction in Beijing and may be open by year’s end. A piece in today’s Beijing Business Daily describes a not-yet-completed building with a strong resemblance to a typical Apple retail outlet, located in Beijing’s China Central Place Shopping Center...
China's next Apple store is believed to be under construction in Beijing

Vibergrowth: 50 Million Users, 150 Million Calls And Nearly A Billion Text Messages Per Month

techcrunch.com
Viber, the smartphone app that lets people call and text other users free of charge, has recently surpassed 50 million registered users. Yes, but how many of them are active users, you ask? Well, the Israeli startup doesn’t say, but provides some impressive usage stats to back up the fact...
Vibergrowth: 50 Million Users, 150 Million Calls And Nearly A Billion Text Messages Per Month

Evan Williams thinks it's harder to start a tech company today [video]

gigaom.com
In little over a decade the tech startup landscape has changed drastically. At GigaOM Roadmap 2012 Evan Williams, the current CEO of The Obvious Corporation, discussed what has changed in the timespan between the launch of his first startup, Blogger, to Twitter. According to Williams, “We’re all more sophisticated. The industry...
Evan Williams thinks it's harder to start a tech company today [video]

Russian search giant Yandex pushes ad sales in Europe with opening of new Swiss office

thenextweb.com
Russian search giant Yandex today announced it has expanded its European operations, opening a new sales office in Lucerne, Switzerland, where it will fronted by Bernard Lukey, the former CEO of Russian online retailer OZON.ru. Yandex says that its new office will allow it to efficiently manage its advertising clients in Europe,...
Russian search giant Yandex pushes ad sales in Europe with opening of new Swiss office
U.S. visa system helps stifle early stage startup Taploid

‘Facebook for Every Phone’ becomes first page to surpass 100M Likes

www.insidefacebook.com
“Facebook for Every Phone,” the official page for Facebook’s feature phone application has become the first page on the social network to surpass 100 million Likes, according to our PageData tracking service. What’s more, the page only seems to have been created five months ago, and it already has more than 33 million...
‘Facebook for Every Phone’ becomes first page to surpass 100M Likes
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