The Entitled Internet User
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The Entitled Internet User

There's something fundamentally different about the way we treat Web-based apps and services, versus the way we used to treat disk-based software. I can't say that I knew anyone growing up who demanded free, … [Read more...]

Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside Just Declared War On The Mobile Industry
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Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside Just Declared War On The Mobile Industry

While on stage at D11 during his interview with Walt Mossberg, Motorola (now owned by Google) CEO, Dennis Woodside went on the offensive about the prices of smartphones.  Woodside stated, "Every product in … [Read more...]

Google Glass apps banned from using facial recognition
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Google Glass apps banned from using facial recognition

It's late news but news, nonetheless -- according to a report from The Next Web, Google will be putting a ban in place on any Google Glass apps that use facial recognition. The ban will stay in place until Google has … [Read more...]

How To Game Pinterest To Get More Repins
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How To Game Pinterest To Get More Repins

What's in a pin?  Why do people pin certain images over others and how can that information help a brand market their products?  Visual analytics company Curalate's latest study showed that Pinterest users are more … [Read more...]

The Making Of: LaCie Products
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The Making Of: LaCie Products

LaCie is an interesting technology company that designs and builds all kinds of electronic accessories.  They are perhaps most well known for their beautiful external hard drives and unique key-shaped flash drives.  I … [Read more...]

Watch ABC App Launches on the Amazon Kindle Fire
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Watch ABC App Launches on the Amazon Kindle Fire

After launching on iOS earlier this month, the Watch ABC app has officially launched on the Amazon Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD.  The Watch ABC app allows users to watch live TV as well as on demand content from ABC, … [Read more...]

Steve Sinofsky On Why He Left Microsoft, Windows 8 and Surface
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Steve Sinofsky On Why He Left Microsoft, Windows 8 and Surface

Steve Sinofsky, former Microsoft Windows Chief, said he left Microsoft in November 2012 just after shipping Windows 8 because "it was time for a change" and "time to do something different," in an interview at … [Read more...]

Acer AIO brings Android to the desktop, priced at $400
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Acer AIO brings Android to the desktop, priced at $400

UPDATE: This article has been updated to reflect that Acer's AIO Android PC, the DA220HQL, uses a Texas Instruments 4430 ARM processor, not the Intel Core i5 that was erroneously listed by some retailers. The product is … [Read more...]

Crowdfynd brings ‘lost and found’ into the mobile age
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Crowdfynd brings ‘lost and found’ into the mobile age

When you lose something of value, what do you do? Some might make a desperate plea to Facebook or Twitter friends. Others might post flyers around their neighborhood. An iOS and Web-based app called Crowdfynd, created by … [Read more...]

Kim Dotcom Wins Access To Illegally Seized Property
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Kim Dotcom Wins Access To Illegally Seized Property

Chalk it up for another win for Kim Dotcom.  The founder of Megaupload is getting some of his seized property back after the New Zealand High Court ruled that the warrant's the police used in a 2012 raid of his mansion … [Read more...]

iPod touch sales reach 100 million
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iPod touch sales reach 100 million

Every once in a while, a stat comes out that puts Apple's insane sales numbers into perspective. Today, the good news for Apple, as reported by The Loop, is that the company has now sold 100 million iPod touches since … [Read more...]

Tumblr Rolls Out Native Web Advertising As It Looks To Monetize
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Tumblr Rolls Out Native Web Advertising As It Looks To Monetize

A month ago Tumblr introduced sponsored posts into its native mobile applications, and today, the company is today bringing those same brand advertisements to its web dashboard.  The launch partners for the new … [Read more...]