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Facebook and death: Blurring the line between the real and virtual

The First 15 Apps You Need To Download On Your iPhone 5 (AAPL)

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Apple's iPhone 5 launches today! If you were lucky enough to score one, you'll want to start off your experience right by downloading these 15 awesome apps. The apps we selected come from across the spectrum and are sure to supercharge your new phone experience.Use YouTube to keep up with...
The First 15 Apps You Need To Download On Your iPhone 5 (AAPL)

Readability for iOS Review

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The official Readability app for iOS, available today on the App Store, had a complicated history with Apple and its approval process. Since Readability relaunched last year with an ambitious focus on publishers and “read anywhere”, the service struggled to get its native app for iPhone and iPad approved...
Readability for iOS Review

The First 11 Apps You Have To Download On Your iPad Mini (AAPL)

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Apple's iPad mini and revamped iPad 4 launched just two short days ago.  If you were lucky enough to score one, you'll want to start off your experience right by downloading these awesome apps. The apps we selected come from across the spectrum and are sure to make your iPad more entertaining...
The First 11 Apps You Have To Download On Your iPad Mini (AAPL)

Betaworks acquires Instapaper, promises continued development

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If you're the sort who likes to catch up on web articles through a dedicated reader app, you're likely familiar with Instapaper and its lone creator, Marco Arment. His solo work makes for a cohesive experience and a great story, but it also involves a lot of strain --...
Betaworks acquires Instapaper, promises continued development
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Pulse competitor Taptu sold to Mediafed for mobile ad exposure

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Mobile content personalisation app Taptu is selling up to an RSS advertising service that wants to gain a mobile advertising channel. Mediafed is acquiring the outfit for an undisclosed price to build what it says is a cross-platform service that monetises feeds from over 1,200 publishers. Launched in 2009 as a...
Pulse competitor Taptu sold to Mediafed for mobile ad exposure

Imovation and 5-hour Energy Partner to Make the Advertception a Reality

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How does one advertise an advertisement? Is there some kind of advert-ception that happens when you go too many layers deep, a form of marketing limbo where everything is its own ad? At what point does “meta” become a noun instead of a modifier? Those were the questions running through...
Imovation and 5-hour Energy Partner to Make the Advertception a Reality

Yes: Breaking Web Articles Into Multiple Pages Is A Pain

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I made this same basic argument almost seven years ago, but it seems that many news websites still think it's a good idea to break up stories into multiple pages. Farhad Manjoo, over at Slate, has an article arguing why paginating long articles is a bad idea, whose only purpose...
Yes: Breaking Web Articles Into Multiple Pages Is A Pain
GoPress digital kiosk bundles Belgian newspapers, magazines

The Observer newspaper arriving on iPad from this Sunday as part of relaunched Guardian app

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For those who like their Sunday papers delivered digitally, you’ll be delighted to hear that The Guardian iPad edition is being relaunched as ‘The Guardian and Observer iPad edition’. The Observer will be available on the app from this coming Sunday, September 16. The Observer content will include the main...
The Observer newspaper arriving on iPad from this Sunday as part of relaunched Guardian app

Google Wallet for content: Google's latest plan to nickel-and-dime us on the Web

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Google is trying to figure out what's keeping people from paying for premium Web content. Is it because micropayments are, at the moment, not very convenient or secure, or is it because people just don't want to pay for online content? The search engine giant is experimenting with a...
Google Wallet for content: Google's latest plan to nickel-and-dime us on the Web
Evernote partners with iSpeech, adds text-to-speech reading to its Clearly extension for Chrome
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