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Google announces Web Designer, a new HTML5 content creation tool aimed at ad development ... for now

Forget Photo-Sharing; DabKick Is All About Photo-Showing

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Ever want to walk someone through your vacation photos while you’re chatting with them on the phone? Your best options might be using video chat or screensharing, or working out an awkward routine where you tell the other person to advance to the next picture. But it’s not really like...
Forget Photo-Sharing; DabKick Is All About Photo-Showing

iPad danger: app v. web, consumer v. creator

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I tweeted earlier that after having slept with her (Ms. iPad), I woke up with morning-after regrets. She’s sweet and pretty but shallow and vapid. Cute line, appropriate for retweets. But as my hangover settles in, I realize that there’s something much more basic and profound that worries me about...
iPad danger: app v. web, consumer v. creator
TV Everywhere plans stall amid content licensing disputes

Preparing Your Web Content for iPad http://su.pr/3BpiGO

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Preparing Your Web Content for iPad http://su.pr/3BpiGO

W3C to explore a proposal bringing DRM hooks to HTML

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The web is defined by the free, open exchange of information, right? Not necessarily. The W3C has decided that it's "in scope" for its HTML Working Group to explore a specification for the Encrypted Media Extensions framework, which would allow companies to plug in their own copy protection for...
W3C to explore a proposal bringing DRM hooks to HTML

ESPN Could Be Coming To Your Apple TV Soon (AAPL, DIS)

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ESPN and Apple are holding talks about bringing the network's content to the Apple TV, Bloomberg reports. The app would give ESPN subscribers access to streaming web content. Bloomberg's report doesn't say what kind of content the app will run though. For example, ESPN's iPad app lets you stream the...
ESPN Could Be Coming To Your Apple TV Soon (AAPL, DIS)

Chinese Censors Turn Up The Heat On Google

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When Google shut down its Chinese search operations and moved them to Hong Kong, it placed its search results outside the so-called Great Chinese Firewall. China immediately started blocking politically sensitive search queries, just as it does for all Web content outside the firewall. That was a week ago....
Chinese Censors Turn Up The Heat On Google

Twitter's pre-expanded Cards comes to the search, Discover sections of iOS app

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Last week I wrote a post about what the future of Twitter looks like. You should check it out, it’s mostly pictures. Basically, I was talking about the way that Twitter was going to be using its Cards product to make the site more of a media browsing experience. The...
Twitter's pre-expanded Cards comes to the search, Discover sections of iOS app

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About HTML5* (*But Were Afraid To Ask) [Slides]

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The rise of native apps as the primary medium for mobile content is a trend that shows no signs of slowing down at the moment — if anything, it’s growing, with smartphone-wielding consumers in the U.S. recently tipping to using more native apps than mobile web sites for their information/games/video...
Everything You Always Wanted To Know About HTML5* (*But Were Afraid To Ask) [Slides]
Blackstrap shows that Web publishing is best written in pixels, not ink

iPads Running iOS 6.0 at Apple's Campus Showing Up in Web Logs

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With iOS 5.1 apparently sitting in a holding pattern awaiting the launch of the iPad 3, it should be no surprise that work is well underway on iOS 6.0, the next major update which should appear to the public later this year if past history is any indication. Ars Technica...
iPads Running iOS 6.0 at Apple's Campus Showing Up in Web Logs

These eleven companies relocated to San Antonio to join the first TechStars Cloud

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I’m here in San Antonio, Texas for the first ever TechStars Cloud Demo Day, and the action, along with the weather, is definitely heating up. This is the first ever “Cloud” version of TechStars, which was started as an incubator and mentoring project in Boulder, Colorado. Eleven teams from all...
These eleven companies relocated to San Antonio to join the first TechStars Cloud

Web Clipping Service Clipboard Arrives On iPhone, Adds Shared Boards For Groups

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Clipboard, the recently launched web clipping service with the Pinterest-like layout, is today debuting version 2.0, which brings a website redesign, several new features, and the debut of the Clipboard iOS application. The new app allows users to create and share their clips from their phone, as well as browse...
Web Clipping Service Clipboard Arrives On iPhone, Adds Shared Boards For Groups

Salesforce acquires bookmarking startup Clipboard

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The Web content clipping and sharing service will shut down on June 30, 2013. [Read more]...
Salesforce acquires bookmarking startup Clipboard

Flipboard Makes the Leap to Android, Widgets and All

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When it comes to winnowing the Web down to what matters, Flipboard has led the charge - at least on the iPhone and iPad. The popular app, which curates social streams and Web content into a customized digital magazine, has remained an iOS exclusive until now. We spoke with Flipboard...
Flipboard Makes the Leap to Android, Widgets and All

Amazon releases Send to Kindle extension for Chrome, says Firefox and Safari support on the way

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Amazon has announced the release of a “Send to Kindle for Google Chrome” extension for Google’s web browser and has promised that support for the Firefox and Safari browsers is coming soon. The new extension (via The Verge) sends Web content such as articles, blog posts and text selections straight to one...
Amazon releases Send to Kindle extension for Chrome, says Firefox and Safari support on the way

Google Reminds iOS Developers That They Can Easily Integrate Chrome With Their Apps

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Google just reminded developers that they can use Chrome as the default browser for their apps and easily switch back and forth between app and browser. With x-callback, Google says, developers can open links in Chrome and once the page has loaded, Chrome will show a link back to the...
Google Reminds iOS Developers That They Can Easily Integrate Chrome With Their Apps

Twitter joins Linux Foundation's fight for open source software

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Twitter has joined the Linux Foundation, making its commitment to open source software just a bit more official. Like many operators of high-traffic websites, Twitter relies on open source throughout its data centers, with Linux servers hosting workloads and software projects that make it easier to handle big data and...
Twitter joins Linux Foundation's fight for open source software

Steve Jobs And Eric Schmidt Spotted Drinking Coffee Together (AAPL, GOOG)

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An eagle eyed tipster sent along the following picture to Gizmodo of Steve Jobs and Eric Schmidt getting a coffee at Calafia in the Town and Country shopping center in Palo Alto. Calafia is run by ex-Google chef Charlie Ayer. According to their tipster, he heard Steve Jobs said "They're...
Steve Jobs And Eric Schmidt Spotted Drinking Coffee Together (AAPL, GOOG)

Boot up: the truth on Apple and Dropbox, Samsung Galaxy opinions, options on being mugged and more

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Plus OpenStreetMap acknowledged, the iPhone that caught fire, best examples of HTML5 and moreA quick burst of 10 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team25 top examples of HTML5 >> CreativeBloQGreat examples of HTML5 can be hard to come by and even harder to master....
Boot up: the truth on Apple and Dropbox, Samsung Galaxy opinions, options on being mugged and more

Microsoft Previews the Revamped Internet Explorer 9 Platform

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What’s Microsoft planning for Internet Explorer 9? There’s a lot it’s not ready to talk about, including what sort of new features it’ll have and when it’ll be available. But at the company’s MIX10 conference in Las Vegas, it’s telling Web developers about the new capabilities that IE9 will provide,...
Microsoft Previews the Revamped Internet Explorer 9 Platform

Google's Tablet is Flavored Android, but Why Not Chrome OS?

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Google is reportedly working on a tablet computer based on its Android operating system to challenge Apple's iPad, which has soared to 500,000 unit shipped since April 3. Why wouldn't Google release a tablet on Chrome Operating System, which as a platform for Web applications would seem ideal for the...
Google's Tablet is Flavored Android, but Why Not Chrome OS?

Nokia Xpress Now is a Web app that curates and serves popular content to Asha phones

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Nokia has continued its strategy to expand the user experience for its Asha range after it announced Nokia Xpress Now, a new ‘smart’ app that curates content and websites for users based on what other Asha owners are like and read. The Web app — spotted by Engadget — is in...
Nokia Xpress Now is a Web app that curates and serves popular content to Asha phones

Clipboard Cuts Into Cloud Storage with New File Upload Feature

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Clipboard, the accurately-named clipping service, is getting into the cloud storage game after adding a new file upload feature that includes 1GB of free space. The Clipboard team announced the update on Monday, following a revamp of its Clipper browser plugin last month. Files are limited to a maximum of...
Clipboard Cuts Into Cloud Storage with New File Upload Feature

Flipboard update turns readers into magazine publishers

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The popular news-reading app adds the ability to create and share personalized periodicals curated from Web content such as news stories, photos, and videos. [Read more]...
Flipboard update turns readers into magazine publishers

This is what it looks like when a $6.6B company pivots

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Akamai CEO Paul Sage at GigaOM Structure Akamai’s latest product launch lets network operators take over their own content delivery networks, using Akamai’s software but not its boxes. The Aura network solutions business is a huge change in Akamai’s business, given that it has spent more than a decade pushing...
This is what it looks like when a $6.6B company pivots

Google executives grilled by MPs over privacy

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Search giant's staff criticised by committee for not doing enough to take down images taken from Max Mosley orgy videoIt was the latest stage in a long-running inquiry into privacy but the appearance of two senior Google executives before a joint parliamentary committee turned into an occasionally ill-tempered debate about...
Google executives grilled by MPs over privacy

The Geography of HTML5 Security

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Editor’s note: Mike Shema is director of engineering at Qualys, a provider of cloud security and compliance solutions. Mike is also author of the recently published book “Hacking Web Apps: Detecting and Preventing Web Application Security Problems.” Contact him here.  HTML5 reinvigorates a technology that’s been driving web content for more...
The Geography of HTML5 Security

With 350 Investors On Hand, TechStars Debuts New Cloud Accelerator’s Inaugural Batch

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In September, national startup accelerator and seed fund, TechStars, launched its first program focused on providing mentorship and capital to companies working in a particular space. With cloud computing growing like gangbusters, the company saw fit to focus on the cloud, launching TechStars Cloud, a sub-accelerator that focuses exclusively on...
With 350 Investors On Hand, TechStars Debuts New Cloud Accelerator’s Inaugural Batch
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