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Square Register revamp turns iPad into full point of sale

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Square overnight unveiled a completely overhauled version of its Register for iPad. The new interface is tailored towards stores and turns the iPad into a point of sale, with a highly visual interface meant for day-in, day-out use by cashiers. It can integrate tightly with real-world components of a sale,...
Square Register revamp turns iPad into full point of sale

Appscend - how to clone the New York Times iPhone app in two hours

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Appscend, a 10-person team working out of Bucharest, Romania, has come up with a mobile app development platform it hopes will go one up on the likes of Appcelerator and Verivo, and they’ve duplicated the New York Times iPhone app in under two hours to prove it. Smartphone mobile apps are taking off...
Appscend - how to clone the New York Times iPhone app in two hours
Wikimedia readies its 'WYSIWYG' visual editor for English-language Wikipedia articles starting early July

MOG slips out iPad-native music app

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On the heels of its Windows app, MOG has quietly posted a native iPad app (App Store). Although marked as 2.0.2, the previously unavailable app is a significant rethink with a more visual interface with pop-overs that expand options for playing, sharing, and queuing. Going into an album, artist or...
MOG slips out iPad-native music app

MadeiraCloud picks up Series A funding from Sequoia Capital for its visual cloud interface

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MadeiraCloud has closed a Series A funding round from Sequoia Capital to build out its visual management platform for Amazon Web Services. The startup’s product is a visual interface that sits on top of AWS  to provide administrators with a more intuitive way to track resources and applications. After launching...
MadeiraCloud picks up Series A funding from Sequoia Capital for its visual cloud interface

When is the social curation bubble going to burst?

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You just can’t move for social curation services right now. The biggest noise might be coming from Pinterest, which is growing like a weed — but whether it’s the new-look Delicious, Switzerland’s Paperli, shopping curation site Svpply, image service Mlkshk or another site, the fact is that almost everybody seems...
When is the social curation bubble going to burst?

★ Reading Between the iPhone OS 4.0 Lines

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A few months ago, I heard suggestions that Apple had tentative plans to release a developer beta of Mac OS X 10.7 at WWDC this June. That is no longer the case. Mac OS X 10.7 development continues, but with a reduced team and an unknown schedule. It’s my educated...
★ Reading Between the iPhone OS 4.0 Lines
Coupons.com Acquires Pinterest-Like Recipe & Meal Planning Service KitchMe
Smart TVs have a serious communication problem
Marqueed and Groupiter Launch a Visual Yammer for Creative Pros

ConceptDraw's flowcharting suite gets upgraded with better project handling, organization, and more

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CS Odessa, the creators of ConceptDraw, the business process diagramming software, has released an update to its PRO software. The upgraded version integrates with ConceptDraw’s Office software suite to let users better plan their projects using its visual interface. If you’ve ever been a fan of whiteboarding and sketching out your ideas,...
ConceptDraw's flowcharting suite gets upgraded with better project handling, organization, and more
Google adds 34-button calculator to search results
Uber Conference Aims To Fix Crappy Conference Calls
Voxeet adds the iPhone to its arsenal of ways to make conference calls less frustrating

Real estate marketplace Zillow releases iPad app giving home buyers the tools to find the right loan

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Zillow, a publicly-traded real estate marketplace, just launched its free Mortgage Marketplace App for the iPad. This new application is designed to help home buyers find out what are their mortgage choices and how to find the right loan. With the addition of this app, Zillow now has a total...
Real estate marketplace Zillow releases iPad app giving home buyers the tools to find the right loan

Samsung Confirms: iPhone 5 To Join The Ranks Of Existing Patent Lawsuits

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Samsung has been widely expected to add the iPhone 5 to its ongoing patent disputes with Apple, and today the Korean electronics company made that official, noting in a U.S. court filing uncovered by Reuters that it “will file, in the near future, a motion to amend its infringement contentions to add the iPhone 5 as...
Samsung Confirms: iPhone 5 To Join The Ranks Of Existing Patent Lawsuits
And the winners are… Check out this year’s DEMO Gods
Divshot grabs $1.1M to become an 'Adobe Creative Suite' for web development

Google tests Flight Explorer tool, offers more visual and powerful ticket searches

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Google may have updated its flight search tool for tablets just a couple of months back, but it's been a while since its desktop counterpart saw a refresh. Currently being tested under the call sign "Flight Explorer", the outfit has a new offering that provides a more customizable and...
Google tests Flight Explorer tool, offers more visual and powerful ticket searches
Google Hangout competitor, Meetings.io, attracts 100K users in 2 months (exclusive)

THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: Apple Out To Destroy Microsoft As Well (MSFT)

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The Microsoft Investor is a daily report from SAI. Sign up here to receive it by email. MSFT Up As Market Rises   Markets are surging back from morning lows. Shares of MSFT are up with tech. Catalysts for the stock include Windows 8, Windows Server 8, Office 15 and...
THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: Apple Out To Destroy Microsoft As Well (MSFT)

Rhapsody launches new iPad app, completely tailored for Apple's tablets

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Back when it rolled out its novel SongMatch app for Android, Rhapsody proudly noted that it wasn't anywhere close to being finished announcing new products. Well, staying true to its word, the music streaming service today announced a hot-off-the-virtual-press iPad application, which is designed to take full advantage of...
Rhapsody launches new iPad app, completely tailored for Apple's tablets

Pearltrees Comes To The iPhone, Goes Beyond Bookmarking And Adds Photos, Notes, Offline Mode

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Few startups make it through a year without a pivot or two these days. That really can’t be said about social bookmarking service Pearltrees, however. The company has stuck pretty closely to its roadmap ever since its launch in 2009. After launching on the web, Peartrees is now available on...
Pearltrees Comes To The iPhone, Goes Beyond Bookmarking And Adds Photos, Notes, Offline Mode

With 5 Million More Euros in the Bank, Pearltrees Gets Ready to Scale and Start Monetizing

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The Paris-based social curation platform Pearltrees just announced that it has raised a Series B round of 5 million Euros (about $6.62 million USD). The money is coming from Group Accueil, which had also invested in the service’s previous round. In total, Pearltrees has now raised 8.5 million Euros. The...
With 5 Million More Euros in the Bank, Pearltrees Gets Ready to Scale and Start Monetizing

Oakley Could Be Cooking Up Smart Glasses To Rival Google’s Project Glass

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Back when rumors of Google’s fabled augmented-reality glasses began picking up steam, one of the most frequently repeated bits was that they bore a striking resemblance to (rather old) Oakley’s Thump mp3-friendly sunglasses. The concept that Google eventually revealed looked nothing like them, but it turns out Oakley may soon...
Oakley Could Be Cooking Up Smart Glasses To Rival Google’s Project Glass

VMware sells WaveMaker assets to Pramati

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A little more than two years after purchasing Java tool vendor WaveMaker, VMware has sold the assets of the company to the Pramati software engineering firm.WaveMaker offers a RAD (rapid application development) platform that can be used to develop Java applications for the cloud, using a visual interface that...
VMware sells WaveMaker assets to Pramati

Is Mixer The Mobile Social Location-Based App We've Been Looking For? Maybe...

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In the last few month we’ve seen the rise of location-based mobile networking the like of which some people envisioned a while ago but few executed on. And the executions are patchy but often interesting. Banjo aggregates geo-tagged information from other services like 4sq, Twitter etc. Sonar uses your 4sq...
Is Mixer The Mobile Social Location-Based App We've Been Looking For? Maybe...
Five Spotify apps that will change how you listen to music

And The Winner Of The Third Annual TechCrunch Disrupt NYC Is UberConference

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It’s been a whirlwind couple of days here in New York, as our expert judges watched earnest startups pitch their hearts out onstage at the third annual TechCrunch Disrupt NY. Thirty startups presented in the first two days, to be whittled down to six after much judge deliberation and founder...
And The Winner Of The Third Annual TechCrunch Disrupt NYC Is UberConference
Reddzine for iPad turns Reddit into a digital magazine
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