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Delivery tracking service Slice snaps up email unsubscription service Unroll.me

Slice, a company that provides delivery tracking by extracting information from email receipts, has today announced its purchase (...)

2014-11-24
Ideal Gifts: The Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth speaker packs a punch

In the Ideal Gifts series, The Next Web team shares personal recommendations for gifts to give this holday season. Stripping back, (...)

2014-11-24
Craigslist hack knocks web classified site offline: Who’s behind it?

The venerable web classifieds site, Craigslist, was knocked offline last and is still not loading for visitors. Local versions are (...)

2014-11-24
Symantec has a found a spying tool active on computers around the world

Computer security experts Symantec say their researchers have uncovered a sophisticated malware tool on Windows PCs across the globe, (...)

2014-11-24
The physics of productivity: Newton’s laws for getting stuff done

James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your (...)

2014-11-23
How to balance a design career with creating your own art

Alexander Huls is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Esquire and other publications. (...)

2014-11-23
Two incredibly useful questions to ask in a job interview

Hiring great people is extremely difficult. A resumé is a good start, and an hour-long conversation can give you an impression of (...)

2014-11-23
7 digital marketing solutions for every startup’s needs

Daniel Reed is the Digital Marketing Manager for Sinch. This post originally appeared on the Mention blog. It’s tough being a (...)

2014-11-23
What every company should know about hiring tech talent

Vivek Ravisankar is the CEO and cofounder of Y Combinator alumnus HackerRank — a tech talent community for developers and companies (...)

2014-11-22
Fawning over phones: Should we be worried about our addiction to gadgets?

Last week, Ericsson put out a report saying that 90 percent of the world’s population over the age of 6 would have a mobile (...)

2014-11-22
Get 24% off the Soundfreaq Pocket Kick speaker

Looking for a quality portable speaker that’s easy to carry? Soundfreaq’s Pocket Kick is about as big as your phone, pairs wirelessly (...)

2014-11-22
The EU is reportedly planning to call for Google Search to be broken off from the rest of the company

Google’s rocky relationship with European government looks like it could be getting rockier. A new draft motion spotted by the Financial (...)

2014-11-21
Disco Fingers: cartoon-style iPad music making for Garage Band haters

Disco Fingers sounds like the name of a club drug invented by Chris Morris but is, in fact, a new music creation app  for iPad that (...)

2014-11-21
Productivity advice I learned from people smarter than me

Ryan Holiday is the bestselling author of The Obstacle Is The Way, the founder of Brass Check Marketing and gives monthly book recommendations (...)

2014-11-21
Livefyre upgrades its platform with Studio, a real-time CMS for user-generated content

Livefyre today announced the release of Livefyre Studio, a major upgrade to its social content platform that pulls together its disparate (...)

2014-11-21
Flapit is a physical social metrics counter for your business, available from today

Want to show off your cupcake business’ Facebook fan count, Twitter followers or Yelp rating in your store? Flapit can do just that, (...)

2014-11-21
Hands on with YouTube Music Key Beta: Is it worth subscribing?

Here it is at last. YouTube’s much-mooted subscription music package, Music Key, has gone live in beta in UK, US, Italy, Spain, (...)

2014-11-20
Google shares technical details on how its new Inbox email service works

Email is a giant unending slog of messages that tests the will of all humans that come in contact with its horrors. So it’s no surprise (...)

2014-11-20
Square officially launches its Register software platform worldwide

Square has today announced that its point-of-sale (POS) software Square Register is now available globally, having previously been (...)

2014-11-20
Bing’s homepage gets HD featured images and easy access to Office apps

Bing takes a very different approach to its search page than Google, featuring a daily photo with scenic settings or cute animals. (...)

2014-11-20
Facebook expands its drone team to bring the internet to everyone

Facebook has posted three new job vacancies for its drone team today. Its seeking avionics, thermal, power systems and control engineers (...)

2014-11-20
91% off a lifetime of premium UI kits and design resources

Designers will love our latest offer here at TNW Deals: we’ve got a bundle of 27 UI kits for web and mobile apps, icon sets and (...)

2014-11-20
The Basis Peak’s heart rate monitor now works with third-party apps

The Basis Peak doesn’t try to replicate a smartphone on your wrist. Instead, it’s meant mainly for fitness and sleep tracking. (...)

2014-11-20
Moleskine launches Adobe Creative Cloud Connected Smart Notebook targeted to on-the-go designers

Even graphic designers who grew up in the digital age cannot help but be enamored by the tactile power of the pen-meets-paper workflow. (...)

2014-11-20
The real reason ‘stupid’ startups raise so much money

This article is part of a series written by speakers featuring at our upcoming TNW USA Conference on December 10 in New York. It is (...)

2014-11-20
Uber hires former IBM Chief Privacy Officer to carry out internal review

From  controversial statements from executives to concerns over its users’ data privacy, it’s been a rough week for Uber. It’s (...)

2014-11-20
You can haz updated Cheezburger iOS app to remix your photos

Cheezburger, home of the now venerable Lolcats and FAIL Blog, has updated its free iOS app to turn it into a yet another outlet of (...)

2014-11-20
We’re giving away a Nexus 6 and Nexus 9: Come and get ‘em!

Whether you’re considering your first Android device or are a hardcore Android fan, don’t miss our latest giveaway at TNW Deals. (...)

2014-11-20
Our TNW event in São Paulo: Exclusive and invite-only

On December 2 we are hosting a special kind of event in Pinheiros, São Paulo. This will be the third event we’ve organized in Brazil (...)

2014-11-20
Canon Joins "The Creator Class" Digital Channel To Empower A New Breed Of Creatives

The brand is using a content partnership to help creatives develop their photography and videography skills.Platforms like YouTube (...)

2014-11-19
Here’s the only way to delete your Uber account

If the past week’s Uber allegations are enough to make you want to leave the service, you might have found that it’s not particularly (...)

2014-11-19
5 steps for making a B2B blog run smoothly

Sean Work is the Inbound Marketing Director at KISSmetrics.com. This post originally appeared on the Mention blog. A highly trafficked (...)

2014-11-19
Why corporate investigations into journalists (and Boris’ article) are wrong

Wow. How about that Uber right? Over the last few days the company has been caught using a tool that tracks users (including journalists) (...)

2014-11-19
Why the Uber exec’s ‘opposition researcher’ idea is actually pretty good

By now I’m sure you’ve heard about UberGate (if not, make sure you read Paul Sawers’ recap). Here’s the crux of the matter, (...)

2014-11-19
Samsung’s new Milk Video app is a curated list of the best videos on the web

To help differentiate itself from other Android handset makers, Samsung introduced its Milk music streaming service back in March. Now (...)

2014-11-19
Good Web Bundle offers 50% off site and app memberships

A limited time offer called the Good Web Bundle is offering 50% off five services if you purchase them as part of a pack. The Good (...)

2014-11-19
The Honk app takes the pain out of finding a tow truck

Searching for a tow truck isn’t a problem most of us experience often, but when we do, it’s usually a huge pain. Honk is trying (...)

2014-11-19
Apple launches WatchKit dev tools ahead of Apple Watch release

Apple has today announced the launch of its software development tools for developers to build apps for the upcoming Apple Watch. (...)

2014-11-18
Facebook wants to be a tech news powerhouse

Facebook is trying to be your go-to source for tech news, rather than just a way to see baby pics and find out which friends are (...)

2014-11-18
Facebook wants to be your tech news powerhouse

Facebook is trying to be your go-to source for tech news, rather than just a way to see baby pics and find out which friends are (...)

2014-11-18
IBM revamps enterprise email with Verse, a service that integrates social, file sharing, IM and more

IBM is the latest company promising to reinvent email for enterprise following the launch of its new, all-encompassing email service (...)

2014-11-18
Google now highlights mobile-friendly websites in search results

It can be pretty annoying when you’re browsing the Web on a mobile device, only to find out the site you’re visiting has a terrible (...)

2014-11-18
How being more self-aware can help your brand succeed on social media

Brian Honigman is a marketing consultant, speaker and freelance writer. For more insights on how to be a better marketer, sign up (...)

2014-11-17
Squarespace acquires Brace.io to bolster its developer tools

In a blog post today, Squarespace announced it had acquired Brace.io, a website creation startup powered by cloud tools like Dropbox (...)

2014-11-17
Vibrating Watches, Tiny Chargers, Inverted Umbrellas: The Best Personal Accessories Of 2014

Your holiday gift guide starts here with goodies ranging from tiny laptop chargers to cozy blankets by a former Apple designer.Personal (...)

2014-11-17
Kevin Rose’s Tiiny app updated with user profiles, replies and videos no longer expire

When the Tiiny video app initially launched, one of its main features was that the videos would disappear after 24 hours. For version (...)

2014-11-17
Heap lets you track users’ interactions with your iOS apps really easily

Earlier this year we brought you news of the Heap Analytics Event Visualizer, a tool that allows anyone within a company to start (...)

2014-11-17
When you think about it, Uber’s deal with Spotify is an awful idea

Today’s partnership between Uber and Spotify to allow riders to control the music at first seems like an entirely good thing. (...)

2014-11-17

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