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Travel activity marketplace Peek launches in Las Vegas

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Travel activity marketplace Peek is launching today in Las Vegas, its latest city in the US. Home to one of the country’s largest market for activities, Peek covers attractions on the Strip, other parts of the city and the Mojave Desert. When arriving at a destination like Las Vegas, being able...
Travel activity marketplace Peek launches in Las Vegas
Cypress debuts ad platform for Xbox Live video apps

Social Media Marketing Suite Viralheat Redesigns, Adds New Analytics Dashboard, Targeted Publishing And Smart Stream

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When it comes to social media management and marketing suites, most people think Hootsuite and move on, but there are quite a few smaller competitors that vie for a piece of this market, too. Viralheat, for example, just launched its redesigned service with a new analytics dashboard and a redesigned...
Social Media Marketing Suite Viralheat Redesigns, Adds New Analytics Dashboard, Targeted Publishing And Smart Stream

Garmin navigation apps speed ahead with location sharing from Glympse

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Seattle startup Glympse continues to  gain momentum, announcing a partnership agreement today with navigation leader Garmin. As part of the deal, Glympse’s location sharing technology will be added to Garmin StreetPilot Onboard, a $50 navigation app for the iPhone, and to Navigon, a $50 app for Android and iPhone. Existing users...
Garmin navigation apps speed ahead with location sharing from Glympse

Peanut Labs Continues To Soar, Announces New Publishers

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Peanut Labs, one of the leading monetization platforms with headquarters in San Francisco, has announced partnerships with IMVU, ijji.com, Baby Gaga and Club Cooee. Over 200 online publishers are signed up with Peanut Labs and using its solutions that enable users to earn virtual currency by filling out offers, completing...
Peanut Labs Continues To Soar, Announces New Publishers

Tweetdeck Coming To The iPad – This Will Be Awesome

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Tweetdeck has just announced that it is bringing its well-respected Twitter app to the iPad. The app is available for free now, for use with the iPad from launch tomorrow.Far more than just being a port of the iPhone or Adobe Air versions of the app, Tweetdeck for iPhone is...
Tweetdeck Coming To The iPad – This Will Be Awesome

Facebook can keep real name policy, German court rules

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Facebook can stick with its real name policy in Germany, and doesn't have to allow nicknames on its platform for now. The regulator that ordered Facebook to change it policy based its orders on inapplicable German law, a German court ruled. Facebook was ordered to end its real name...
Facebook can keep real name policy, German court rules

Copyright protection platform Myows rolls out new contract-generation and IP-detection features

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We briefly covered Myows back in September, in our 5 ways to protect your work online feature. Myows (a contraction of ‘My Original Works’) lets users register their copyrighted files online, and also provides guidelines on how to build a case against infringement of their work. It also makes contact with...
Copyright protection platform Myows rolls out new contract-generation and IP-detection features

DealBook: Pinterest Raises $100 Million

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Pinterest, which allows users to share photographs, recipes and other media on custom "pinboards," raised $100 million in a funding round led by the Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten....
DealBook: Pinterest Raises $100 Million

Facebook Gifts gets a scheduling feature to let users decide when to notify recipients

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Facebook has a new “schedule gift” feature for its Gifts product, which allows users to buy something for a friend, but notify them at a later date. Previously, recipients would receive a notification immediately after the gift was purchased. Now, when users get to the review page after selecting a gift...
Facebook Gifts gets a scheduling feature to let users decide when to notify recipients

Microsoft ships SQL Server 2012, refreshes Hadoop on Azure preview

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On April 2, Mircosoft released SQL Server 2012, the latest version of its SQL Server database platform. The company also announced the availability of a second preview for the company’s Hadoop “big data” service for the Windows Azure cloud. Many of SQL Server 2012’s new features serve the high...
Microsoft ships SQL Server 2012, refreshes Hadoop on Azure preview

Ringz.TV Brings A Whole New Look To Social Video Discovery On The iPad

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The iPad is a wonderful device to watch videos on, and a number of startups are aiming to provide users with interesting new ways to discover the best videos to watch. Most of these apps — like Showyou, or Squrl, or Fanhattan, or Shelby.tv — have some sort of a...
Ringz.TV Brings A Whole New Look To Social Video Discovery On The iPad

Feedly adds 3M users in 2 weeks, updates mobile apps

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In the aftermath of Google announcing it will shut down RSS content aggregator Google Reader on July 1, alternative RSS services prospered from a huge influx of users searching for a replacement, including Feedly, which today announced that it’s added 3 million new users in two weeks since Google’s announcement and...
Feedly adds 3M users in 2 weeks, updates mobile apps

Fruux, the iCloud for everyone, rolls out new calendar-sharing feature and Pro accounts

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We first covered Fruux way, way back in 2008, when it was just a “small and convenient system preference pane, that syncs your Address Book between different Macs.” At the time, we called Fruux a (free) alternative to MobileMe, and it seemed Apple agreed…and thus refused to feature it as...
Fruux, the iCloud for everyone, rolls out new calendar-sharing feature and Pro accounts
5 unexpected industry-specific iOS apps
Yahoo 'Do Not Track' system will be in place worldwide by early summer

Binders full of anything you please with Moxtra

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Moxtra is a new iOS app from the company of the same name. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store, with no additional in-app purchases and no ads. An Android version is coming soon. Moxtra is an app that allows users to store information in various...
Binders full of anything you please with Moxtra
WePay updates payments platform, adds ultra-easy invoicing
BlackBerry 10 set to invade iPhone and Android screens with full takeover ads

9Slides releases iPad app to make slick presentations

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Does your PowerPoint presentation need a little spice? 9Slides, a Seattle startup led by former Microsoftie Ruchit Garg, thinks it can help. And today the company is rolling out a new iPad app, which allows users to quickly add video to the presentation using the iPad’s built-in camera. Garg notes...
9Slides releases iPad app to make slick presentations

How do I swap Apple for Android? Your tech questions answered

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Our tech expert Becca Caddy answers your questions about passwords, MS Office and future-proof digital camerasI have an iPhone 3 and a first-gen iPad. They need replacing and those new Google/Nexus phones and tablets look pretty nifty to me - and way cheaper. How can I change brands without losing...
How do I swap Apple for Android? Your tech questions answered

ESPN Retools Radio App, Launches on iPad

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Rabid sports fans are about to get even less productive at work. ESPN has reengineered its streaming radio app to offer improved sound quality, push alerts for when a favorite program is going live, and content-caching for listening to podcasts without an Internet connection. It’s also launching the app for...
ESPN Retools Radio App, Launches on iPad

Hitcase Pro for iPhone 5, ruggedized outdoor case launched

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Hitcase has launched its Hitcase Pro for the iPhone 5 offering outdoor types ruggedized protection for their iPhone as well as enhanced camera optics for action shots. In addition to a range of mounting options, the Hitcase Pro also incorporates a 3x wide-angle lens that increases the iPhone 5's field...
Hitcase Pro for iPhone 5, ruggedized outdoor case launched

Egyptian government reportedly preparing a ban on Internet pornography

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What started out as a call by an Egyptian member of parliament, has now reached the Ministry of Telecommunications taking its initial steps to block Internet pornography in the country, local daily, Egypt Independent reports. According to the newspaper, Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technology Mohamed Salem announced that the...
Egyptian government reportedly preparing a ban on Internet pornography

OS X Mountain Lion's Documents in the Cloud Simplifies File Access Across Devices

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One of the major new features in OS X Mountain Lion is greater integration with iCloud, with one of the additions being new Documents in the Cloud functionality. As noted by John Gruber, the feature expands significantly on the existing feature that allows limited syncing and transfer of iWork documents...
OS X Mountain Lion's Documents in the Cloud Simplifies File Access Across Devices
MediSafe helps families and physicians make sure those pills get taken
Hushed App Takes On Burner By Bringing Disposable Phone Numbers To Over 40 Countries Worldwide

Why Gmail went down: Google misconfigured Chrome's sync server

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Portions of the Internet panicked yesterday when Gmail was hit by an outage that lasted for an agonizing 18 minutes. The outage coincided with reports of Google's Chrome browser crashing. It turns out that the culprit was Chrome's sync server, which allows users to sync bookmarks and other browser...
Why Gmail went down: Google misconfigured Chrome's sync server

Apps & updates: Pixelmator, Amazon Cloud Player, Reeder, Dropbox, more

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We already told you about some big app news today with the release of an updated Twitter iOS client and the release of popular MMO Guild Wars 2 for Mac. Below is the rest of the notable apps and updates hitting the App Store today: Pixelmator version 2.1.1: A big...
Apps & updates: Pixelmator, Amazon Cloud Player, Reeder, Dropbox, more
Shatoetry iOS app lets you write poems using William Shatner's voice
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