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Twitter #music iPhone app falls down the App Store charts, dropping to 126th overall

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Less than two weeks after launch, the new Twitter #music iPhone app has fallen into a downward slide on the US App Store charts, dropping to 126th overall and 11th in the Music category. The app debuted at number one in the music category and fifth overall on April 18th....
Twitter #music iPhone app falls down the App Store charts, dropping to 126th overall
Digital Camera Review Taken Down By A Botched DMCA Notice That Makes Claims Of Trademark Infringement

Google Nexus 7 tablet hands-on: Is it special enough?

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While the surprise launch of the Microsoft Surface caught the attention of the entire tech industry, Google’s long-rumored Nexus tablet has caused nearly as much speculation within the Android community. iPad customers are likely to miss the news entirely, but for anyone hooked on Android phones and looking for that...
Google Nexus 7 tablet hands-on: Is it special enough?

Health care is on the brink of a more personalized, population-based, pervasive future

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SAN FRANCISCO– We are at the beginning of the beginning of a new age for health care. Digital technology is fundamentally transforming the practice of medicine, but Dr. David Levin, the Chief Medical Information Officer at the Cleveland Clinic, said this is still uncharted territory. “We are all immigrants entering a...
Health care is on the brink of a more personalized, population-based, pervasive future
When did it become sexy to not make money?
Twitter and marketing company Starcom reach $200M+ ad deal

LinkedIn Tells All: How Businesses Engage Users And Build A Following

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Businesses have started burnishing their identities by creating their own content on LinkedIn.  The professional network hit its 200 million member milestone recently, and companies naturally want a slice of that massive audience's interest. While brands have started to get a hang of what kind of posts work on Facebook,...
LinkedIn Tells All: How Businesses Engage Users And Build A Following

Meet the new wave of activists making feminism thrive in a digital age

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Madonna and Beyoncé are championing female empowerment, Spare Rib is to relaunch, and Facebook has had to respond to pressure to tackle misogyny. Tracy McVeigh reports on the return of the F-wordIt was a remarkable victory when the social networking giant Facebook caved in to pressure last week and promised...
Meet the new wave of activists making feminism thrive in a digital age

Nerd Notes: A free Smart Car, Subway sandwich thieves and the pope resigning, again

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Editor’s Note: Nerd Notes is GeekWire’s roundup of random geekiness from around the globe. Want a free Smart Car? If you refer a developer or designer to Seattle startup EnergySavvy and he or she gets hired, you’ll receive a Smart Car or a $14,000 cash prize. But hurry, there’s only a week...
Nerd Notes: A free Smart Car, Subway sandwich thieves and the pope resigning, again
UBS: Apple Is Having An 'Identity Crisis' (AAPL)

Food Network is eyeing YouTube for exclusive online content

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Food Network is in advanced negotiations with YouTube about launching a new channel with exclusive online content on the site, the cable network’s senior vice president and general manager of online brands Bob Madden told me during an interview this week. The channel would be part of YouTube’s professional channel...
Food Network is eyeing YouTube for exclusive online content

Yandex introduces Twym online payment system for Twitter-based transfers

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Russia's Yandex has been in the online payment business for more than a decade now with its Yandex.Money service, but it's branching out into some slightly more uncharted territory with its latest addition. Dubbed Twym, the company's new service will let folks send actual rubles to other Twitter users...
Yandex introduces Twym online payment system for Twitter-based transfers

Why Did $AAPL Stock Go Down After Beating Earnings Estimates And $AMZN Stock Go Up After Missing?

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Editor’s note: Howard Lindzon is co-founder and CEO of StockTwits, a social network for traders and investors to share real-time ideas and information. You can read his full bio here and find him on Twitter @howardlindzon. If we had the answer to this question, life would be grand. Grander if...
Why Did $AAPL Stock Go Down After Beating Earnings Estimates And $AMZN Stock Go Up After Missing?

How crowdfunding done right can light America’s entrepreneurial fire

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This sponsored post is produced by MicroVentures. Investing in a start-up is no longer a game of having the right connections. Just a short ten years ago, you had to have an “in” with a lawyer, an accountant, or a friend of a friend who’d give you a referral to...
How crowdfunding done right can light America’s entrepreneurial fire
Gift Guide: Hands-On With Lytro's Latest Features, Perspective Shift And Living Filters
VC Giants, Thinking Smaller: Why Kleiner Perkins’ Aileen Lee Is Getting Into Seed Funding

This Philly Startup Wants To Transform The Way Brands Use Pinterest And Instagram

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Sometimes a great business idea isn't the result of years of planning, a lifelong dream, or a sudden magical flash of insight. It's about seeing a trend and jumping on it.  That's what happened with Apu Gupta, the co-founder and CEO of Curalate, a company that provides advanced image analytics...
This Philly Startup Wants To Transform The Way Brands Use Pinterest And Instagram

That's A First: NASA's Curiosity Rover Successfully Checks Into Foursquare From Mars

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I love foursquare, I check in from pretty much everywhere I go. However, I would say that the Curiosity Rover on Mars is seeing cooler scenery than I ever have. Today, foursquare reported that the craft has checked in on foursquare for the first time. Here’s what the company had...
That's A First: NASA's Curiosity Rover Successfully Checks Into Foursquare From Mars

Here’s how Facebook paid for Instagram (and how much it’ll still pay if the deal doesn’t work out)

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Facebook has just filed an amended S1 form with the SEC, and in it, we learn just how the social network’s acquisition deal with Instagram went down. We’ve also learned how much of the $1 billion price tag was split between cash and company stock. The filing reveals Facebook...
Here’s how Facebook paid for Instagram (and how much it’ll still pay if the deal doesn’t work out)

Meet The XOLO X900, Intel First Android Atom-Powered Smartphone Bound For India

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With Lava’s XOLO X900 Intel is entering uncharted territory. It’s the chip maker’s first major push into mobile phones. Intel revealed its new mobile strategy and upcoming hardware a few months back at Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress. Since then Lava’s XOLO X900 has not changed. It’s still destined for just...
Meet The XOLO X900, Intel First Android Atom-Powered Smartphone Bound For India

Google Glass Wannahaves, Your Moment Is Almost Here

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Are you anxiously wondering if you've successfully talked your way into early access to Google Glass, the company's wearable augmented reality technology? You can just about stop holding your breath. Almost. "Over the next few days," Google wrote in a post on the Project Glass Google+ page, "we'll be sending out...
Google Glass Wannahaves, Your Moment Is Almost Here

The Power And Weakness That Come With Being The Default

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Facebook had its big coming-out party for mobile on Wednesday, and its Home launcher will soon start shipping exclusively on an HTC device. This is the social network’s first crack at being the default experience on any device. Until now, using Facebook has been a completely optional and background experience,...
The Power And Weakness That Come With Being The Default
Google Appears To Arrest The Decline in Cost-Per-Click; Page Is Hopeful That Mobile CPCs Will Rise

The Digital Planets Will Align for News Business

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Let’s pause and look at trends that have emerged over the last few years: How will they affect the digital newsmedia industry? First, we’ll try and list a few undisputed facts. Then we’ll drift towards conclusions bordering the uncharted territory of predictions. It’s worth the risk. The web fuel...
The Digital Planets Will Align for News Business

EdReach Teams Up With PBS And Sticher As It Looks To Become The Go-To Online Broadcast Network For Education

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The steady rise of tuition rates, class sizes and student debt combined with the decline in the number of teaching assistants, courses and programs has pushed education into the spotlight over the past year. Many schools have begun to turn to technology for answers, and higher ed institutions are now...
EdReach Teams Up With PBS And Sticher As It Looks To Become The Go-To Online Broadcast Network For Education
With anti-shill order, Google/Oracle judge enters "uncharted territory"
Kickstarter comes of age as a big-time funding platform

iPad mini goes on sale today -- will you be buying one?

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Unless you've been hunkered in a cave for the past few weeks, you've probably heard about that new iPad mini thing. Many of you will also be aware it goes on sale this very day -- well, the WiFi-only version anyway, starting at $329 for the 16GB variant. Apple's...
iPad mini goes on sale today -- will you be buying one?

Welcome aboard: Humor site Cheezburger adds five top-level staff to team Cheez

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Cheezburger CEO Ben Huh There’s been quite a bit of movement happening among the ranks at Seattle-based humor site Cheezburger and now we know some of the people who will try to lead the company to new heights. Cheezburger has added six new high-level employees, including chief revenue officer Amber...
Welcome aboard: Humor site Cheezburger adds five top-level staff to team Cheez
A few stats, rumors and stories on on Hadoop's rapid growth
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