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Cord Cutters: Using Chrome as a Google TV remote

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Still looking for the perfect remote control for your Google TV? How about using your laptop? That’s exactly what a new Chrome extension called Chromemote enables. Check it out below: Watch this video for free on GigaOM Previously on Cord Cutters: The Cord Cutters e-book A first look at Plex...
Cord Cutters: Using Chrome as a Google TV remote

How A Webcam Pointed at a Police Radio Won The Internet Friday

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The events in Boston, starting Monday with a pair of explosions that killed three and injured 176 near the finish line of the Boston Marathon came to a dramatic close Friday night with the capture of 19-year old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, one of two brothers suspected of carrying out the attacks....
How A Webcam Pointed at a Police Radio Won The Internet Friday

Switch on your phones: theatre must embrace the interactive age

www.guardian.co.uk
The era of the no-phones-or-cameras rule is coming to an end – audiences of work such as Sea Odyssey want to tweet, share pictures and interact onlineOn Friday evening at Sea Odyssey I stood behind a family group as the not-so-little Little Girl and her dog were put to bed....
Switch on your phones: theatre must embrace the interactive age
Circa Raises $750K From Group Including Lerer Ventures To Revolutionize Mobile News Delivery

NBC Sports and Yahoo Sports cut a deal to fuse internet, TV coverage

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While Yahoo has had a tumultuous last few years, one unit that has consistently been at the top of the heap is its sports news division. At the same time, NBC Sports has been getting a boost -- even without the NHL's help -- ever since Comcast bought NBCUniversal....
NBC Sports and Yahoo Sports cut a deal to fuse internet, TV coverage

HOW TO: Track Hawaii Tsunami Warnings Online

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A major earthquake of magnitude-8.8 struck Chile early Saturday, causing extensive damage.As a result, a tsunami warning has been issued for Hawaii, Polynesia and Tonga, with waves expected to reach Hawaii at 11:19 a.m local time (4:19 p.m. EST). A tsunami advisory has been issued for California, while tsunami...
HOW TO: Track Hawaii Tsunami Warnings Online

Arise, Sir Jony Ive: Apple’s design guru collects his Knighthood

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Apple’s Jony Ive – arguably the second most important person at the company after Steve Jobs over the past 15 years or so, has been awarded the title of Knight Commander of the British Empire (KBE) in London today, giving him the right to be referred to as Sir Jonathan Ive....
Arise, Sir Jony Ive: Apple’s design guru collects his Knighthood
Watch this: SpaceX launch live on NASA TV at 3.44am ET / 8.44am BST

Where to watch the London 2012 Olympics live online & on your mobile device

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All eyes are on London these days, where athletes of the world are getting ready to compete in the 2012 Olympic Games. And there’s some good news for sports fans: Not only are the main competitions scheduled to happen during times when most of us in North America are actually...
Where to watch the London 2012 Olympics live online & on your mobile device

O2 UK offers Samsung Galaxy Note and Galaxy Y in Olympics versions, S Javelin sadly missing

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Are you so enthused with the 2012 Olympics that special tablets and non-stop TV coverage won't fully scratch the itch? O2 UK is letting you flaunt your British competitive pride every time you check Twitter by selling Olympic editions of Samsung's Galaxy Note and Galaxy Y. Either comes with...
O2 UK offers Samsung Galaxy Note and Galaxy Y in Olympics versions, S Javelin sadly missing

NASA: SpaceX Dragon capsule to reach ISS on March 3rd at 6:01AM ET

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Didn't get enough of the Dragon capsule launch this week? Good news, because after a day's delay due to (now remedied, according to NASA and SpaceX) faults with three clusters of its Draco thrusters, the capsule is set to be grappled by the International Space Station at 6:01AM ET...
NASA: SpaceX Dragon capsule to reach ISS on March 3rd at 6:01AM ET
Still A Media Company, Kind Of: Yahoo Is Betting Big On 2012 Olympics Coverage

Olympics fans told to stop tweeting if they want TV

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The International Olympic Committee tells enthusiasts in London that their texts and tweets are blocking data systems and messing up the TV coverage. CNET's Chris Matyszczyk offers up his unique take on this development. [Read more]...
Olympics fans told to stop tweeting if they want TV

Cord Cutters: Our video review of the Nexus Q

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Google’s Nexus Q wants to compete with Sonos and beam music from the cloud to your speakers. It also plays YouTube and Google Play movies and TV shows – but is it worth $299? Take a look at our review: Watch this video for free on GigaOM Previously on Cord...
Cord Cutters: Our video review of the Nexus Q
Digital Content: Cable Rebels Armed by Fox Movie Studio
Internet Archive *legally* adds three years worth of news videos from CNN, Fox, & others

NASA: NASA TV coverage of the 12:04aET Soyuz launch from Kazakhstan begins at 11:15p. Watch live:

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NASA: NASA TV coverage of the 12:04aET Soyuz launch from Kazakhstan begins at 11:15p. Watch live:

NAC supplying four Hi-Motion II super slow-motion cameras to Super Bowl XLVI

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While we've seen how technology's going to change how you experience of this year's Super Bowl, NAC's giving us a better idea of how the game's going to be captured. The company has announced that it is supplying four of its super slow-motion Hi-Motion II cameras to the game's...
NAC supplying four Hi-Motion II super slow-motion cameras to Super Bowl XLVI
Cloud: NBC Olympics Site Delivers 75m Video Streams, 744m Page Views

Apps Rush: Your Fantastic Elastic Brain, Taposé, BrowserQuest, Flud, Bean Bag Kids and more

www.guardian.co.uk
What's new on the app stores on Wednesday 28 March 2012A selection of 17 new apps for you today:Your Fantastic Elastic BrainLittle Pickle Press and Invention Arts have teamed up for this great-looking book-app to teach children about the human brain. Voice narration, mini-games and a journal feature to track...
Apps Rush: Your Fantastic Elastic Brain, Taposé, BrowserQuest, Flud, Bean Bag Kids and more

The McIlroys on that day in Augusta

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A year on from his dramatic collapse in the final round of the Masters, Rory McIlroy, his family and other players relive the day in AugustaThe first rule of major championship golf is assume nothing until the last shot is struck but on the Sunday morning of the 2011 Masters...
The McIlroys on that day in Augusta

Reasons to be cheerful in 2013

www.guardian.co.uk
From cheese rolling to 'Arvinder' the royal baby, we scour the country for something to look forward to over the next 12 months'Can you tell me the way to Cooper's Hill, please?" I've been charged with finding great national events which, in 2013, can replicate the buzz that the Olympics...
Reasons to be cheerful in 2013

Online Media Will Star at the Conventions

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Political conventions, long the ultimate made-for-TV presentation, this year are coming of age as digital-media events — highlighting the decline of network television coverage of the gatherings. When Republicans convene next week in Tampa, Fla., and Democrats the week after in Charlotte, N.C., major broadcast networks will use the Internet...
Online Media Will Star at the Conventions

Poland Spring Botches Marco Rubio's State Of The Union Product Placement Meme

www.fastcompany.com
The great GOP hope took an awkward sip of water, before tweeting the bottle. But where was Poland Spring's social media response? Down the pub? A missed opportunity by Poland Spring to capitalize on a product placement-slash-marketing opportunity-slash solid-gold-meme during TV coverage of President Obama's State Of The Union...
Poland Spring Botches Marco Rubio's State Of The Union Product Placement Meme
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