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Sprint Wireless Service Out in New York; AT&T Service Reportedly Spotty

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Lights went out below much of 30th. (@aarmita, via Instagram) As New York awakens to the structural devastation wrought by the wrath of Hurricane Sandy, many–especially in lower Manhattan–are waking to power and Internet outages. Some cell phone carriers also appear to be experiencing issues, making it difficult to place...
Sprint Wireless Service Out in New York; AT&T Service Reportedly Spotty
Craigslist blocks one-man apartment-search startup PadMapper

Wrath About the Math of Khan: Puncturing Khan Academy's Hype Balloon

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  Don’t get struck by lightning when hanging with Bill Gates. (Photo: jurvetson) This Mystery Science Theater 3000 troll of Sal Khan’s Khan Academy videos, posted in June, was the beginning of an inevitable backlash against Khan Academy videos and the breathless hype about Khan’s abilities as an instructor. Educators are beginning to...
Wrath About the Math of Khan: Puncturing Khan Academy's Hype Balloon

Microsoft finishes migrating Hotmail users to Outlook.com, adds direct SkyDrive sharing

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When Microsoft took Outlook.com public, it also took on the rather daunting task of moving 300 million-plus Hotmail accounts over to the more modern infrastructure without drawing our wrath. However you feel about the new interface, that transition is at last complete: Outlook.com is now the sole front end...
Microsoft finishes migrating Hotmail users to Outlook.com, adds direct SkyDrive sharing

The Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman Tells FunnyJunk Lawyer to Please Just Chill Already

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Discourse. (Photo: The Oatmeal We’re not going to lie: We’ve enjoyed following every single development of the FunnyJunk/Charles Carreon-versus-Oatmeal/Matthew Inman fustercluck. But at this point, with a lawsuit targeting the National Wildlife Federation and the American Cancer Society, it’s getting a little ridiculous. And if Mr. Carreon digs himself any deeper, he’s going...
The Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman Tells FunnyJunk Lawyer to Please Just Chill Already
The App Store is the McDonald's of software distribution

Gmail tip: Don't forget to check your spam filter

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Most of these are spam, but at least one definitely isn't. Before I incur the wrath of non-Gmail users, let me just note that this tip also applies to Hotmail, Outlook.com, Yahoo, and so on. But because I'm a Gmail user myself, and that's where my story begins, that's...
Gmail tip: Don't forget to check your spam filter

Nintendo Reverses Feature That Lets Male Video Characters Get Gay Married

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Bathhouse. (Photo: Kotaku) Pray for Nintendo’s PR department, as it’s undoubtedly going to face the wrath of some very angry gaymers. Last week, the company released a life-simulation game that let male characters to marry the same sex. But an update released yesterday removed that supposedly unintended feature…OF HAPPINESS. In the new,...
Nintendo Reverses Feature That Lets Male Video Characters Get Gay Married

AUO, LG, Toshiba pay $571 million to settle LCD price fixing lawsuit, broken record keeps skipping

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The way LCD price fixing lawsuits keep popping up and settling in short order, you'd think they were going out of style. The latest motley group to face a reckoning includes AU Optronics, LG and Toshiba, the combination of which has agreed to pay a total of $571 million...
AUO, LG, Toshiba pay $571 million to settle LCD price fixing lawsuit, broken record keeps skipping

In a Post-Facebook IPO World, SecondMarket Evolves Away From Internet Companies

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Among many Internet investors in Silicon Valley, SecondMarket is a bad word these days. The company is closely associated with secondary stock trading of companies like Facebook and Groupon over the past few years at prices that were out of whack with what the public markets will now pay. But...
In a Post-Facebook IPO World, SecondMarket Evolves Away From Internet Companies

Sandy's Wrath: How To Recover Water Damaged Hardware

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With billions of dollars of property damage already incurred from Sandy this week, it's a sure bet that there's going to be a lot of electronics included in that tally. If you're one of the unlucky owners of some gear that's been hit by water damage from the storm, don't...
Sandy's Wrath: How To Recover Water Damaged Hardware

Adobe preemptively cuts prices to avoid wrath of Australian lawmakers

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Adobe has suddenly knocked 20 percent off its prices in Australia just one day after it was summoned to publicly defend those prices in front of a parliamentary committee. The monthly fee for a subscription to Adobe's full Creative Cloud has dropped from AU$63 to AU$50, so it's now...
Adobe preemptively cuts prices to avoid wrath of Australian lawmakers

Twitter Blocked By Pakistan's Censors On Blasphemy Grounds

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News updates all day from your Fast Company editors.Yesterday the telecoms authorities in Pakistan ordered a nationwide blocking of the entirety of Twitter, at the instruction of the country's Ministry of Information. Twitter was accused of linking to a competition on Facebook that involved posting images of the prophet Muhammed--an act...
Twitter Blocked By Pakistan's Censors On Blasphemy Grounds

Designing for health tech? Remember the 7 deadly sins

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Plenty of entrepreneurs are trying to capitalize on the growing consumer and investor interest in digital health, but if you want to snare some money from at least one venture capitalist you might want to keep human vices — like lust, gluttony and greed — in mind. At a SXSW Interactive panel...
Designing for health tech? Remember the 7 deadly sins

The arrival of the iPad in pictures – Part 1

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Saturday morning revealed an around-the-block line of people anxious to get their hands on the “magical” iPad at the Stockton street Apple Store. The masses did their best to relax, chill out, catch a few laughs and blog real-time as the clock wound down to the moment all had been...
The arrival of the iPad in pictures – Part 1

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies on BitTorrent

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This week there are four newcomers in our chart. American Reunion is the most downloaded movie of the week. The data for our weekly download chart is collected by TorrentFreak, and is for informational and educational reference only. All the movies in the list are BD/DVDrips unless stated otherwise. RSS...
Top 10 Most Pirated Movies on BitTorrent
Lumia 900 won't be sold by T-Mobile in Germany due to lack of WP8 upgrade path
IFTTT Integrates With Bitly, Hopefully Placating the Internet

Ni No Kuni: Wrath Of The White Witch - review

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PlayStation 3; Namco Bandai; £39.99Reading this on mobile? Click here to viewReleased more than a year ago in Japan, Ni No Kuni has benefitted from a staggeringly long localisation process, possibly most evident in your beguilingly undiplomatic sidekick, Drippy. Easily the Welshest videogame character in history, he calls good things...
Ni No Kuni: Wrath Of The White Witch - review
The ridiculously charming world of 'Ni No Kuni,' Studio Ghibli's gaming masterpiece
How a Mega media circus helped Kim Dotcom come to rule a country that ought to hate him

Top 10 Most Pirated Movies on BitTorrent

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This week there are four newcomers in our chart. Wrath of the Titans is the most downloaded movie this week. The data for our weekly download chart is collected by TorrentFreak, and is for informational and educational reference only. All the movies in the list are BD/DVDrips unless stated otherwise....
Top 10 Most Pirated Movies on BitTorrent

Report: Google Seeks To Avoid EU's Antitrust Wrath By "Labeling" Its Own Services

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The Financial Times (FT) is reporting that the thrust of Google’s antitrust settlement proposal to European Competition Czar Joaquín Almunia primarily involves “labeling” its own services to distinguish them from other organic search results. According to the FT, citing... Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article....
Report: Google Seeks To Avoid EU's Antitrust Wrath By "Labeling" Its Own Services
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Asura's Wrath Review - Limited enragement

The TED v. Sarah Silverman Fight Turns Really Retarded

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The TED v. Sarah Silverman debacle is turning uglier. Quick background – comedian Sarah Silverman, who is known for shock and insult humor, was invited to give a TED talk. She was subsquently trashed by TED organizer Chris Anderson, who tweeted “I know I shouldn’t say this about one of...
The TED v. Sarah Silverman Fight Turns Really Retarded

Europe investigates Samsung for anti-competitive call in Apple iPhone war

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It's Samsung and not Apple who faces the wrath of EU competition regulators, who today announced a probe into the company over possible patent rights abuses in its smartphone war with the iPhone-maker. read more...
Europe investigates Samsung for anti-competitive call in Apple iPhone war

DMCA Notices So Stupid It Hurts

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Google's decision to be much more transparent about DMCA takedowns for search has revealed a swathe of absolutely ridiculously stupid DMCA notices. We've covered some already, but TorrentFreak has found some more -- including multiple cases of DMCA notices by copyright holders that aren't just against their own best interests,...
DMCA Notices So Stupid It Hurts

Prometheus, Meet Thomas Jefferson: On Fire, Stealing And Sharing

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Meet Prometheus: Zeus... assigned Prometheus the task of forming man from water and earth, which Prometheus did, but in the process, became fonder of men than Zeus had anticipated. Zeus didn't share Prometheus' feelings and wanted to prevent men from having power, especially over fire. Prometheus cared more for man...
Prometheus, Meet Thomas Jefferson: On Fire, Stealing And Sharing

Microsoft commits to user privacy in IE10; risks advertiser wrath over Do Not Track support

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Microsoft has affirmed its commitment to shipping IE10 and Windows 8 with “Do Not Track” (DNT) enabled by default. In doing so, it’s set the stage for a major war over user privacy, and appointed itself an unofficial white knight of user privacy.Feel free to pause a moment and let...
Microsoft commits to user privacy in IE10; risks advertiser wrath over Do Not Track support
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