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HTC One (M8) is first Google Play Edition smartphone to launch outside US, starting with India

There’s good news if you’re a Google/Android fan in India: you’re about to get your first opportunity to buy a Google Play (...)

2014-04-20
MediaFire’s Dropbox-style file-storage service arrives on iPad

File-hosting service MediaFire has launched its online storage service for iPad users. The latest launch comes some six months after (...)

2014-04-20
Apple and Google are reportedly wooing mobile game makers as they seek exclusivity

Apple and Google are reportedly offering mobile game developers a bevy of incentives — including premium promotional positions in (...)

2014-04-20
Samsung’s new museum educates visitors about electronics and promotes its role in the industry

Well, well. Samsung has gone from being a smartphone manufacturer to having a museum all of its own, as it seeks to show off how it (...)

2014-04-20
Office 365 is now generally available in China, as Microsoft increases its focus on the country

Microsoft has continued to increase its focus on China after it announced the full launch of Office 365 in the country. The move comes (...)

2014-04-19
Microsoft to open 11 new specialty retail stores in the US next month

Microsoft plans to open 11 new specialty retail stores in May, but only in the US. The new information comes by the means of a Facebook (...)

2014-04-19
The one question budding entrepreneurs should always ask themselves

Anthony Del Monte is the CEO and founder of Squeaky Wheel Media, a Web design and development agency based in NYC. Most entrepreneurs (...)

2014-04-19
General Mills reverses new legal policy: Yes, you can like our Facebook Pages and sue us

General Mills, one of the world’s largest food companies, made headlines when the New York Times reported that its new legal terms (...)

2014-04-19
Tech is exploding all across the UK, not just in London

James Parton is the European Director at Twilio. The Internet economy currently accounts for around 8.3 percent of British GDP according (...)

2014-04-19
10 guidelines to help you innovate and get stuff done

West Stringfellow is the CPO of Bigcommerce. Innovation is simple. You don’t have to be a genius, or boast an MBA from Harvard, (...)

2014-04-19
LinkedIn is shutting down its last remaining polling feature, Polls in Groups, on May 15

There’s bad news if you use LinkedIn to run polls, as the professional-focused social network is removing the ability for you to (...)

2014-04-19
11 Android apps to make notifications more interesting

I love Android as much as the next non-Apple owning guy, but there are times when I get bored of using the same old operating system, (...)

2014-04-18
RIP Flash: Why HTML5 will finally take over video and the Web this year

Erika Trautman is the CEO of Rapt Media. Cassette tapes, 8-tracks, and … Flash. All three of these mediums need a player to work, (...)

2014-04-18
The single biggest reason most entrepreneurs fail in 2014

Ali Mese is the CEO and founder of PIQERS. This post originally appeared on Mese’s Medium blog. Exactly two years ago today, I woke (...)

2014-04-18
How to grow an awesome community to fuel your social startup

Nadia Hussain is the Community Director at Polyvore. When you’re starting a social company, building a loyal and engaged community (...)

2014-04-18
Meet Goccia, a penny-sized activity tracker that ditches Bluetooth for LED syncing

It’s time for us to face the facts. Bluetooth is holding wearables back. The new Bluetooth LE standard is certainly a step up from (...)

2014-04-17
Nike has reportedly canceled its FuelBand hardware project

Nike is said to have thrown in the towel on its FuelBand fitness bracelet hardware project, according to a CNET report. We’ve reached (...)

2014-04-17
The Worst Infographic Of 2014 (So Far)

In a baffling move, NBC has turned data on U.S. demographics into a map showing that all Asians live in Maine.Earlier this week, the (...)

2014-04-17
Can A Cup Of Coffee Make Workers Less Likely To Lie?

Researchers think so. Sleepy but caffeinated workers are better at resisting social pressure to act unethically.Go ahead and have (...)

2014-04-17
MIT Creates A New Map A Day To Inspire Social Change

Mapping everything from urban greenery to independent coffee shops, the "You Are Here" project aims to build a whopping 10,000 city (...)

2014-04-17
Simple is as simple does: The downsides of avoiding complexity

Evan Hanlon is the Director of Audience Strategy at Xaxis. There’s a certain type of person I’ve learned not to trust: someone (...)

2014-04-17
Facebook’s Paper for iOS updated with birthdays, events, photo comments, group updates, and more

Facebook today released the first major update to its Paper for iOS app, adding a slew of new features just 10 weeks after the initial (...)

2014-04-17
Watch: Amazing drone footage of a Space X reusable rocket’s first test flight

Space X is scheduled to launch a Dragon capsule to the International Space Station today at 3:25 EDT. You can check out the live stream (...)

2014-04-17
Leave work at work: How to properly end your day

Andrea Ayres-Deets is the Lead Writer at Crew, an invite-only network connecting short-term software projects with handpicked developers (...)

2014-04-17
Journey through the colossal ice castles of the American Southwest

Ashley Hefnawy is an editorial assistant and a content producer for Shutterstock’s blog. This post was originally published on (...)

2014-04-17
Rakuten links up with Alibaba’s Alipay payment service to increase its focus on China

Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten is increasing its focus on China after it announced a partnership with Alipay, the Alibaba-affiliated (...)

2014-04-17
Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet review: A skinny Android slate that’s light, powerful and waterproof

When Sony unveiled the Xperia Tablet Z, it offered a glimpse of the future for full-size Android tablets. Sleek, light and waterproof, (...)

2014-04-17
LinkedIn tops 300 million registered users as it hones in on mobile

LinkedIn today announced that it now has 300 million registered users on its platform with roughly two-thirds of them based outside (...)

2014-04-17
A guide to creating your startup advisory board

Alana Muller is the President at Kauffman FastTrac, an organization that equips entrepreneurs with the business skills and insights, (...)

2014-04-17
Google Trends gets email notifications: Subscribe to search topics, Hot Searches, and US monthly Top Charts

Google today added email notifications to its Google Trends service. As a result, you can now subscribe to any search topic, Hot Searches (...)

2014-04-17
Tresorit opens its end-to-end encrypted file-sharing service to the public

Tresorit today officially launched its end-to-end encrypted cloud storage service after emerging from its stealth beta. The startup (...)

2014-04-17
11 Musicians on Tumblr Who Hit the Right Note

Welcome to Tumblr, Lana Del Rey. The singer is the latest in a slew of songbirds taking up social residence on the blogging site. (...)

2014-04-17
Samsung hints that Milk Music will ‘soon’ include ads, and offer a $3.99/month premium service

When Samsung introduced its first Internet radio service Milk Music in March, one of the things that stood out was that it was available (...)

2014-04-16
A Facebook e-money service could be a big hit in Asia

Reports this week suggest that Facebook is preparing to launch an e-money service. The Financial Times believes that the US company (...)

2014-04-17
Uber adds vague $1 “Safe Rides Fee” for UberX rides

Uber recently began adding a $1 “Safe Rides Fee” for UberX ridesharing trips on its platform. Users have been receiving the following (...)

2014-04-16
Risk-averse Chinese mobile tech firms are suddenly going all-in on global, but why?

Si Shen is the founder and CEO of PapayaMobile, a global mobile company. This article originally appeared on LinkedIn and was republished (...)

2014-04-16
Laughing Giraffe’s new Soundpix app makes your photos talk

A tiny subset of photography apps has slowly emerged from the vast pack on Apple’s app store to offer an alternative multimedia (...)

2014-04-16
EdTech champions: The Sanoma startup challenge presents its 5 finalists

One space in tech that is not broadly covered, but is super interesting, is education. Finnish media and learning giant Sanoma ($3 (...)

2014-04-16
Nitrous.IO launches a ‘Hack’ button to help developers test open source codes with one click

Nitrous.IO, a 500 Startups-backed backend development platform, prides itself on helping software developers save time by cutting (...)

2014-04-16
Optimizely launches platform for testing and tweaking your native iOS apps

Optimizely, a website optimization platform, has launched a beta of its iOS testing tools, which allow technical and non-technical (...)

2014-04-16
How to retain mental and creative focus

David Hassell is the CEO of 15Five. This post originally appeared on the 15five blog. Have you ever wondered why, when you leave (...)

2014-04-16
Polling app Poutsch relaunches as Voice – a name you can actually pronounce and spell

There has been no shortage of polling apps launched in the past few years and one of the most interesting was Poutsch (we called it (...)

2014-04-16
Evernote and Moleskine’s new business notebook gives you more ways to share and organize pages

I’ve tried going digital-only for all off my note-taking needs, but in the end I always revert back to pen. It’s the physical (...)

2014-04-16
Flickr apps overhauled with new look and features for editing images and adding filters [updated]

Yahoo today launched a major update for its Flickr photo app on iOS and Android, bringing a completely overhauled and redesigned look (...)

2014-04-16
Nokia puts European Lumia 2520 sales on hold following potential electric shock risk from charger

Nokia has issued a product recall for the European and UK variant of the AC-300 charger that is supplied with each sale of a Lumia (...)

2014-04-16
Notegraphy, an Instagram-style app for beautiful typography, arrives on Android

Four months ago we covered Notegraphy, an Instagram-inspired editing app for creating notes with beautiful typography. At the time (...)

2014-04-16
Isitbump.in could show you how busy your favorite stores and bars are before you leave the house

While a lot of the early Internet of Things chatter brought us things like internet-connected lightbulbs, plugs and many other household (...)

2014-04-16
BBC iPlayer and Sky’s iOS TV streaming apps are currently experiencing problems

The BBC iPlayer and Sky’s Now and Go TV apps for the iPhone and iPad are both experiencing problems today, with some users of Apple’s (...)

2014-04-16

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