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Google+ Photos Get Pan And Zoom Functionality, Letting You Really Explore High-Res Photos
Ngmoco goes next-gen with high-end graphics in The Drowning tablet game

Dutch court: Samsung does not infringe Apple multitouch

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A Dutch court has ruled that Samsung does not infringe an Apple patent in its implementation of certain multitouch Apple patents, reports Reuters. Apple had the opportunity to put forward its case in The Hague court in September, with the courtís ruling only handed down now. Apple argued that Samsungís...
Dutch court: Samsung does not infringe Apple multitouch
Asus unveils VivoMouse, 'world's first' mouse and touchpad combination for Windows 8

Unlock the iPad Zoom Feature

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Unlock the iPad Zoom Feature is a post from Chris Pirillo Add to iTunes | Add to YouTube | Add to Google | RSS FeedEven with the larger screen on the iPad, some people may have trouble reading what’s in front of them. There are a countless number of people...
Unlock the iPad Zoom Feature

Editing Text On Your iPad? Speed Up The Process With SwipeSelection

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More than a few people have been clamoring for Daniel Hooper’s thoughtful iPad text editing concept to become a real thing since his video started making the rounds, and now all you mobile text editors have reason to celebrate. Thanks to the efforts of an intrepid iOS hacker named...
Editing Text On Your iPad? Speed Up The Process With SwipeSelection

How to say 'hashtag' with your fingers

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So addicted to Twitter you need to tag your every spoken word? Here's how to add the social media equivalent of air quotes to your conversationPeople have started speaking with hashtags. Not often, and not, in most cases, people anyone really likes, but people nonetheless. And the problem - beyond...
How to say 'hashtag' with your fingers

Things That Make You Go Hmm: CES Gets Weird

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International CES 2013 is coming to an end (thank goodness), and it has been a blur of 4K TVs, phablets, mobile processors and more. As I write this, I’m struggling to think of one standout product from the show, but there are few that got my attention. Here are my...
Things That Make You Go Hmm: CES Gets Weird

How To Easily Activate Two Finger Scroll In Windows Laptops

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“Wow! How did you do that?”, my friend asked me with amazement, when he looked at how I scroll up and down the webpage using my two fingers. “Can my laptop do that?” he asked. He was a bit disappointed when I explained that as far as I know,...
How To Easily Activate Two Finger Scroll In Windows Laptops

Tom Daley's Twitter ordeal part of trend faced by other Olympic athletes

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Several Team GB athletes at London 2012 games, including weightlifter Zoe Smith, have been targeted on social networkIt started as a place on the internet where celebrities and sports stars could share amiable updates with their fans across the globe.Now some well-known personalities are quitting Twitter after becoming the target...
Tom Daley's Twitter ordeal part of trend faced by other Olympic athletes

Prince Harry pictures: the Sun's ethics are set by the internet | Roy Greenslade

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Publishing naked pictures of the prince is risky given Leveson's scrutiny, but the paper's defence will be the web did it firstBy publishing a naked picture of Prince Harry, the Sun has done what it has been doing ever since Rupert Murdoch first acquired it in 1969 - sticking up...
Prince Harry pictures: the Sun's ethics are set by the internet | Roy Greenslade

Apple Loses Pinch-To-Zoom Smackdown to Samsung in Netherlands

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Apple doesn’t seem to be having much luck asserting its so-called pinch-to-zoom patent against rivals abroad. A Dutch court on Wednesday found that Samsung did not infringe the technology, which allows mobile device users to use two fingers to zoom in or out on a display. “The court judges that...
Apple Loses Pinch-To-Zoom Smackdown to Samsung in Netherlands

Here Are The Mountain Lion Features Apple Didn't Tell You About (AAPL)

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Apple's newest operating system has only been out for a week, but we're already in love with it. We've been poking around and found these little known features that you just might have missed.You can access Notification Center from the trackpad. It's easy to access Notification Center using your trackpad....
Here Are The Mountain Lion Features Apple Didn't Tell You About (AAPL)

Symmetry is beautiful in Mirrorgram

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Mirrorgram is a new free iOS photography application from StageBloc, Inc. It’s currently listed in the “New and Noteworthy” section on the front page of the App Store. Mirrorgram is, as its name suggests, a photography app that centers around the idea of symmetry. Users are able to either apply...
Symmetry is beautiful in Mirrorgram

Six hidden buttons make the split keyboard on iPad even sweeter

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I’m a huge fan of the split keyboard that was added to the iPad on iOS 5. I have to credit a friend with predicting this addition several months before WWDC actually, he specifically said “a split keyboard on the iPad would make me so happy.” He got his wish...
Six hidden buttons make the split keyboard on iPad even sweeter

Google+ app for iPad available now in the App Store

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In May, we redesigned the Google+ experience for iPhone, adding full bleed photos that fall into place and bold visual elements that bring your stream to life. Today, we’re introducing new features for iPhone and an iPad app that you won’t be able to put down. A hands-on iPad experience...
Google+ app for iPad available now in the App Store

Special delivery from China: New iPad browser from a mobile giant

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The company behind China’s leading mobile browser has quietly released an English-language browser for iPad that is competitive with Chrome, Safari, Opera, and Dolphin, not only in functionality, but also, crucially, in how it looks. A week and a half ago, I met with UCWeb’s CEO Yu Yongfu in San...
Special delivery from China: New iPad browser from a mobile giant

Games for the weekend: Blueprint 3D

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Games for the Weekend is a weekly feature aimed at helping you avoid doing something constructive with your downtime. Each Friday we’ll be recommending a game for Mac, iPhone or iPad that we think is awesome. Here is one cool enough to keep you busy during this weekend. Blueprint 3D...
Games for the weekend: Blueprint 3D
Jeff Han's multitouch demo makes a courtroom appearance as Samsung argues patent validity

Skala Preview lets you see your iOS designs instantly on your iPhone or iPad

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When creating for the iPhone and iPad, the best thing most designers have at their fingertips is a realistic mockup in Photoshop. Developers have the ability to quickly update their app and test it right on the device, but what about us designers? Skala Preview, created by the awesome team...
Skala Preview lets you see your iOS designs instantly on your iPhone or iPad
15 Little-Known Tricks To Make Your Mac's Trackpad Way More Effective (AAPL)

Logitech outs two wireless mice and an external trackpad, all optimized for Windows 8

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It'll be another two weeks before Windows 8 PCs go on sale, but if you like, you can hand pick out your gesture-enabled peripherals now. Logitech just announced two wireless mice and an external trackpad, all optimized to support gestures in Windows 8. Starting with the mice, the Touch...
Logitech outs two wireless mice and an external trackpad, all optimized for Windows 8

These Are The 6 Apple Patents Samsung Violated (AAPL)

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Apple won its big patent lawsuit against Samsung. We've pulled together the six patents the jury says Samsung violated.Utility Patent 163: Enlarging documents by tapping the screen You know when you double tap text that is too small and it enlarges? Or when you double tap and the text centers?...
These Are The 6 Apple Patents Samsung Violated (AAPL)

Microsoft's Got A Big Problem With Windows 8: It's Not Easy For Windows Users To Figure Out (MSFT)

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Microsoft has a problem with Windows 8. The new "Metro" interface (see right) bears no resemblance at all to traditional Windows. That's fine -- it was designed for tablets, where Windows has never been a good fit. But unlike the iPad (and iPhone), which were immediately intuitive, Metro is not....
Microsoft's Got A Big Problem With Windows 8: It's Not Easy For Windows Users To Figure Out (MSFT)

iPad drag-to-edit keyboard prototype shows Apple how easy it could be (video)

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Text editing on the iPad is a bit of a slog unless you have a dedicated keyboard. One Daniel Hooper, however, has a simple but clever idea to fix this: use the keyboard as a pseudo-trackpad. As he shows in the prototype video below, his idea has touchscreen typists...
iPad drag-to-edit keyboard prototype shows Apple how easy it could be (video)

The 12 most beautiful iOS apps of 2012

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With the end of 2012 comes the end to thousands of app releases this year. And out of everything we’ve seen over the past twelve months, we’ve narrowed our list of favorites down to present to you the most beautiful iOS apps of 2012. This list not only profiles apps...
The 12 most beautiful iOS apps of 2012

Apple takes the wraps off iO6

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Apple’s Scott Forstall took the stage at Apple’s event in San Francisco today to show off some new features in iOS 6. Forstall started out with a quick demo of the new maps app which adds turn-by-turn navigation and impressive satellite images that users can view from different angles by swiping two...
Apple takes the wraps off iO6

Meet Microsoft's Big Bad Spam Cop, Richard Boscovich (MSFT)

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Microsoft's has a message for cyber thugs stealing bank accounts from millions of Windows PCs: You're going down. A judge today signed an injunction against 39 hackers running a botnet built with malicious software known as Zeus, reports Bloomberg. Hackers use spam to trick people into downloading Zeus. Zeus...
Meet Microsoft's Big Bad Spam Cop, Richard Boscovich (MSFT)

For Your Mobile App, the Secret to Success

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When it comes to mobile applications, user experience is key to their success. As an investor, I get to see several new apps a week and I can’t tell you how many of their UIs are cluttered and fail to make clear the crux of their value fast enough. Meanwhile,...
For Your Mobile App, the Secret to Success

Microsoft details the Touch Mouse's upcoming support for Windows 8 gestures

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We already knew that Microsoft would be upgrading its Touch Mouse to support Windows 8 gestures, but the outfit never confirmed which finger movements, exactly, would be built in. Now, Redmond is explaining it all, even though the mouse won't actually get updated until Win8 goes on sale in...
Microsoft details the Touch Mouse's upcoming support for Windows 8 gestures
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