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Food delivery site Pedidos Ya expands in Latin America to compete against Peixe Urbano

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Food delivery website Pedidos Ya now operates in Peru and in the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte, Brazilian blog Webholic reports. Following its expansion, the Uruguayan startup is now operating in seven Latin American territories – Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Puerto Rico and Uruguay. Pedidos Ya currently boasts a database of over...
Food delivery site Pedidos Ya expands in Latin America to compete against Peixe Urbano

Ustream For Android Hits 2.5M Downloads, Rolls Out Ad-Free App For Those Who Pay

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Ustream is celebrating reaching 2.5 million downloads of its Android app today with the release of a major new version, Ustream 2.0. It’s been a long time coming for Ustream to hit this milestone – the original Android app was launched back in 2009, and the Android tablet version arrived...
Ustream For Android Hits 2.5M Downloads, Rolls Out Ad-Free App For Those Who Pay

Introducing Your Super Large, High-Resolution Face on Facebook

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Facebook already holds loads of our photos — and by loads, I mean an average of more than 250 million photos uploaded each day. But now it really wants to be your main photo album, by allowing full-screen viewing of high-resolution photos on its Web site. The social networking giant...
Introducing Your Super Large, High-Resolution Face on Facebook
Hands on with the new Fitbit One and its dubious upgrades

Bing Adds Search Filter To Sort Results By Time Period

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Bing has added a search filter that gives users the opportunity to limit search results to three recent time periods: Past 24 hours Past week Past month The options appear directly below the search box on Bing’s search results page. It’s a welcome addition, but one that Google has had......
Bing Adds Search Filter To Sort Results By Time Period
Here Are The Services, Businesses, And Markets Apple Just Shook Up

Blippy Gets A Facebook-Inspired Redesign And An Important New Privacy Feature

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When Blippy launched a few months ago, the idea was to get the site up there as bare-bones as possible so it was simple to people. That makes sense since the idea of sharing your credit card transaction data was (and remains) highly controversial. But despite the controversy, users...
Blippy Gets A Facebook-Inspired Redesign And An Important New Privacy Feature

Evernote updates Mac and iOS apps, makes it harder to forget those chores

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Evernote provides many a forgetful soul with a much-needed digital crutch, and the less-forgetful minds behind it have just dished out a couple of updates. Mac users get a new "Card View," which replaces the thumbnail view (with cards, instead of thumbs obviously) and offers up more info at...
Evernote updates Mac and iOS apps, makes it harder to forget those chores

Verizon Intros New Prepaid Plans for 3G Smartphones

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Today, Verizon announced two new prepaid plans aimed at budget-conscious customers. But they’re only for 3G smartphones, and they’re not all that wallet-friendly. The new smartphone plans start at $60 a month for unlimited talk and text messages and 500 megabytes of data. You can also choose from a $70-a-month...
Verizon Intros New Prepaid Plans for 3G Smartphones

Romney's New Facebook App Knows Which Friends Are Most Influential

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Election-mania has driven more than 60% of Facebook users to engage civically or politically on the social network. Yet, most political posts won’t be seen by undecided voters in battleground states, instead being wasted on the ears of unregistered citizens, committed partisans, or those residing in guaranteed blue and red...
Romney's New Facebook App Knows Which Friends Are Most Influential

TC@MWC: Hands-On With The HTC One S

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The HTC One X is clearly the device everyone wants to see, which is why I decided to give its little brother a bit of spotlight first. The One S is sort of a puzzle to me. Though it’s meant to be more of a mid-range device than the...
TC@MWC: Hands-On With The HTC One S
Beats introduces Executive noise-cancelling headphones, available today for $299.95

The BBC reintroduces 'Favourites' to iPlayer on Android, but still no downloads for now

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The BBC irked many UK iPlayer-users a few months back, when it quietly removed the ‘Favourites’ feature from the Android app. All it said at the time in the iPlayer help section was: “Favourites has temporarily been removed from the BBC iPlayer Android App, but will return in an update...
The BBC reintroduces 'Favourites' to iPlayer on Android, but still no downloads for now

Rydis 6550 robotic vacuum review: A Roomba competitor with a $100 discount

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Chances are that when you think about robot vacuums your mind immediately goes to Roomba. There’s a good reason for that. The company was arguably the first one to do home-based vacuum robots with any sort of success. But Korean manufacturer Moneual is hoping to change your narrow view of the...
Rydis 6550 robotic vacuum review: A Roomba competitor with a $100 discount

Check Out the Companies That Make ReadWriteWeb Possible

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Our readers know ReadWriteWeb as the blog that's ahead of the technology curve. Our sponsors know us as that, too. Once a week we introduce our sponsors to our readers and let them know a little more about who they are and what they do. You can say thanks to...
Check Out the Companies That Make ReadWriteWeb Possible

Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android updates with easier conversation switching

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If you’re a fan of chatting with your Facebook friends via the iOS or Android versions of its Messenger app, today you’ll get some good news. There’s now an easier way to switch between conversations, via in-app notifications of new messages. The Facebook Messenger app has only been around for...
Facebook Messenger for iOS and Android updates with easier conversation switching

Nintendo 3DS XL caught on video, gets groped abroad

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Nintendo's new 3DS XL was just revealed last week, but we didn't have to wait long for the plus-sized handheld to get put through its paces. Puissance Nintendo got its game on with Nintendo's newest, and if Google's translation is to be believed, the added screen real-estate is, naturally...
Nintendo 3DS XL caught on video, gets groped abroad

Waiting for the iPad Mini Retina? Think about this

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An iPad Mini Retina should be a welcome addition to the Mini line. But remember that awesome displays have special needs. [Read more]...
Waiting for the iPad Mini Retina? Think about this

Yahoo’s big data play Genome is smart, but …

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Yahoo is looking to leverage its big data prowess with a new tool for marketers called Genome. A combination of data, analytics and technology derived from its interclick acquisition and advertising deals with Microsoft and AOL, Yahoo says Genome helps marketers “understand consumer needs, anticipate audiences’ future performance, and …...
Yahoo’s big data play Genome is smart, but …

Google updates Google+ app, adds 'Find People' option for Android and iPhone 5 support for iOS

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Google today updated its native Google+ app for both Android and iOS. You can download the latest version now from the official Google Play store and from the official Apple App Store. Both the Android version and the iOS version have received support for Google+ pages, meaning page owners can...
Google updates Google+ app, adds 'Find People' option for Android and iPhone 5 support for iOS

Samsung EX2F point-and-shoot with f/1.4 lens hands-on (video)

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We've been generally unimpressed with the latest round of basic point-and-shoots, including those from Samsung's mid-range Smart series, but we do tend to take heed whenever a manufacturer opts to focus on optics rather than bumping up the megapixel count to boost sticker appeal. Compared to sub-$200 shooters, there's...
Samsung EX2F point-and-shoot with f/1.4 lens hands-on (video)
Google Translate For Android Gets Pumped Up With Picture Translations
App Store's new sections still don't solve discovery problems

Apple’s New Security Update System: Following in Microsoft’s Footsteps

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Apple has had lots of success thinking differently when it comes to technology - creating beautiful, fun-to-use products in category after category. But Apple is no innovator when it comes to Mac security. In fact, the best hope for the company’s Mac security efforts right now may be to...
Apple’s New Security Update System: Following in Microsoft’s Footsteps
Swiss Railway Ticked Off At Apple Over iPad Clock App

Google now allowing Google+ users to install Android apps directly from the stream

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Google has begun serving direct links to Android apps in timelines on Google+, providing an easy way for users to share their favourite apps and games, and allow other users to download them directly to their Android devices. Google Play integration on Google+ isn’t new, the search giant previously allowed...
Google now allowing Google+ users to install Android apps directly from the stream

Jimmy Wales Will Give Menshn A Few Mentions With A Live Chat Next Week

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In between weighing in on Internet laws, as he is generally want to do, Jimmy Wales has rather taken to London, his new adopted home. He’s been pretty active, petitioning to stop a tech student being extradited to the US, and generally appearing on the London tech scene quite regularly....
Jimmy Wales Will Give Menshn A Few Mentions With A Live Chat Next Week

BlackBerry PlayBook with 3G connectivity reaches UK

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Blackberry has released the PlayBook 3G+ in the United Kingdom. The tablet has been made available in the country with a single storage capacity of 32GB, and while the 3G data connection is a welcome addition, it does not have the capability of connecting to the newly-launched and faster national...
BlackBerry PlayBook with 3G connectivity reaches UK

Apple reportedly integrating Facebook into iPhone OS.

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I can’t say that anyone will really be surprised by this move, but it’s a smart one regardless.  Business Insider is releasing some news about Apple and its integration of Facebook in the iPhone OS.At the WWDC in June, we’re likely to see some features that Android users are already...
Apple reportedly integrating Facebook into iPhone OS.

Skype brings automatic dropped call recovery and emergency call redirection to the iPhone

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Continuing to iterate its apps on both iPhone and iPad, Microsoft-owned Skype today pushed live version 4.5 of its iPhone app, adding automatic dropped call reconnection, toggles to opt-in or opt-out of marketing when registering and emergency call redirection. This means that both the iPhone and iPad apps now feature...
Skype brings automatic dropped call recovery and emergency call redirection to the iPhone
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