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Pinterest User Attributes Hitler Quotes to Taylor Swift

It seems to happen every few months. A picture of a historical figure with a quote credited to them gets passed around the Internet, (...)

2013-08-31
9 Israeli startups ready to rock the advertising world

This post by Avi Schneider was originally published by Israeli tech blog Geektime. It’s a crazy noisy world out there today, and (...)

2013-08-31
Storify now supports Google+ authorship and posting to Facebook Pages

Storify, the service that lets you create stories by collating tweets and other online content, has added two useful features to allow (...)

2013-08-30
Google-owned Panoramio gets a new design to showcase images from across the world

Panoramio, the Google-owned service that showcases geolocation tagged photos and is an important source of images for Google Earth (...)

2013-08-30
What if Apple’s iWatch is... a TV?

Jonny Haskins has a theory about Apple’s iWatch. It was originally published on his own blog, Pixel Lounge. Like many people, I (...)

2013-08-30
When Stalking Steve Wozniak Pays Off

Waseef Akhtar was 14 years old when he got his hands on his first iPod — "an iPod Nano, third generation," he says with a (...)

2013-08-30
Google explains how Project Loon smart balloons ‘flock’ to deliver consistent Internet coverage

Google launched one its most ambitious project to date when it unveiled Project Loon, its long-term project to provide balloon-powered (...)

2013-08-30
Google confirms it acquired wearable computing device company WIMM Labs [Update]

Google has reportedly acquired WIMM Labs, a company that specializes in wearable computing devices built on the Android operating (...)

2013-08-29
Facebook is testing Twitter-like trending topics on its News Feed

Facebook is testing Twitter-like trending topics and some users can find it on their News Feed. As reported by the Wall Street Journal, (...)

2013-08-29
Twitter Amplify signs its first sponsored video partnership in Europe with French TV channel TF1

Twitter launched its Amplify service for sponsored in-tweet video clips in May, and now it has signed its first European partnership (...)

2013-08-30
4 hot deals to save you money on back-to-school tech

It’s that time of year again, where school buses replace swimming pools, trips to the library take the place of trips to the beach, (...)

2013-08-29
Expanding your startup into Asia? Here’s how to build out your operations in the region

Thomas Clayton has started and run numerous high-tech startups in Silicon Valley. He is currently CEO of Bubbly, a social media (...)

2013-08-29
Sina Weibo Expands to Singapore and Indonesia

Sina Weibo has expanded to both Singapore and Indonesia, appointing a new company called Trends Media to focus its expansion efforts According (...)

2013-08-29
Facebook Fan Pages Spam Is a $200 Million Business

Spreading spam on Facebook Pages is a booming business of at least $200 million a year. And a single post that contains a spam link (...)

2013-08-29
The future of handwriting

This is the second in our Future Of series, where we analyze and dissect one facet of life that’s been impacted by digital technology. (...)

2013-08-29
Tech pioneer Vint Cerf on the age of context and why you can’t be a citizen of the Internet

Few people have as much claim as Vint Cerf to the title “Father of the Internet,” but as the technologies he helped develop in (...)

2013-08-29
Use the Twitter app on Android? Join the app beta testing program for early access to new features

Fancy getting some early access to new features coming in Twitter’s Android app? A number of users are seeing a dialog box on the (...)

2013-08-29
Who Needs A 3–D Printer? This Dining Set Was Manufactured By Home Appliances

Most of us buy our dishes at the store. Some of us are so bold as to produce our own pottery. But this place setting blows them all (...)

2013-08-28
Twitter makes protected tweets searchable for private users and their approved followers

Twitter has begun adding protected tweets to Twitter Search results of private users and their approved followers. It’s important (...)

2013-08-29
Forget 1TB, China’s Tencent is giving away 10TB worth of free cloud storage

Yesterday we reported that Chinese tech giants Baidu and Qihoo 360 are currently courting users with 1TB of free space, putting (...)

2013-08-29
Nokia’s new in-car HERE Auto mapping tools offer real-time traffic updates, turn-by-turn directions and more

Following Spotify, Pandora, Google and a whole host of other technology firms, Nokia is reaffirming its presence in the automotive (...)

2013-08-29
Sorry, Facebook Does NOT Support Animated GIFs

We got duped. That’s right, Giphy told us (and a lot of other people) that now you can put GIFs on Facebook. Once supported (...)

2013-08-28
Foursquare Said to Be in Talks for a Strategic Investment

Foursquare Labs Inc. is in talks with multiple large technology companies about a potential strategic investment, according to people (...)

2013-08-28
Final Call to Submit Your Best Digital Marketing Work for the Mashies

The final deadline to enter your best work for the Mashies is fast approaching, so make sure to submit your entries before you leave (...)

2013-08-28
Twitter’s Lead Generation Card opens to all advertisers with a new layout, analytics, and more

Twitter has opened up its Lead Generation Card to all advertisers and small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) after a limited release (...)

2013-08-28
Facebook lawsuit settlement prompts it to clarify how user content shows up in ads

Facebook on Thursday proposed updates (via TechCrunch) to its Data Use Policy and Statement of Rights and Responsibilities to better (...)

2013-08-28
Skype is 10 years old, and in the past decade its helped transform the way that we communicate

Skype has marked a monumental milestone today as it celebrates its 10 year anniversary. It seems 2013 is the year filled with tech (...)

2013-08-28
Mozilla’s new Marketplace prototype for Firefox OS socializes the app store experience

Mozilla has been hard at work developing its Firefox OS for mobile devices for some time now, and with the smartphone market already (...)

2013-08-28
Research suggests China censors as many pro-government online comments as criticism

It is a widely-known fact that censorship is rampant in China, as the government seeks to crack down on dissent within the massive (...)

2013-08-28
Xiaomi’s hiring of Hugo Barra shows ambitious plans for its MIUI Android customization software

Google VP for Android Hugo Barra has been the talking point of the tech community today, after announcing that he will end his five (...)

2013-08-28
Xiaomi confirms it has hired Google’s Hugo Barra, who will take up VP Global role from October

Hugo Barra, Google’s Vice President of product management for Android, is reportedly leaving the company and headed to Chinese smartphone (...)

2013-08-28
Intel wants you to beta test its upcoming facial recognition 3D avatar messaging app

Intel is gearing up to release a Pocket Avatars app for iOS and Android that harnesses facial recognition technology to let users (...)

2013-08-27
Celebrate The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington With This Stunning Website

It was 50 years ago today that 200,000 men and women, led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. marched on Washington. That makes today the (...)

2013-08-27
How The Most Convenient Feature Of Smartphones Is Bad For Our Brains

Sometime in the early 2000s, as cell phones became ubiquitous, people started shedding dozens of random seven digit number sequences (...)

2013-08-27
Infographic: What Does Your Handwriting Say About You?

Personality revealed through penmanship--look out for the loops and lines of a new coworker or love interest. Graphology--the (...)

2013-08-27
Video: An Animated Explanation Of Why Music Makes You Happy

The latest simple and clever video from AsapScience illustrates the happiness-generating power of music. This animation by AsapScience (...)

2013-08-27
Can These Blocks Unblock Brainstorming?

Now you’re talking--Smart Interaction Lab introduces three simple, toy-like instruments designed to build a better brainstorm. (...)

2013-08-27
How Computers Can Predict The Next Leader Of Hezbollah

A few years ago, researchers at the University of Maryland designed a computer program that predicts terrorist attacks. Now, the same (...)

2013-08-27
This Paris Building Has A Fluttering Origami Facade

In another hard-won triumph for contemporary architecture in Paris, a new building casts stone into bright and airy modernism. (...)

2013-08-27
16 smartwatches you should know about (and 5 that missed their crowdfunding goals)

With confirmation from a company exec that Samsung will formally unveil its Galaxy Gear smartwatch in just a few days time, the tech (...)

2013-08-27
Facebook releases cross-platform SDK for Unity games and reveals plans for Parse plugin

Facebook has launched a cross-platform SDK that will help developers integrate the social graph into their mobile apps. The catch? (...)

2013-08-27
The Governments That Want Facebook and Twitter to Hand Over Data

Facebook, for the first time, has detailed how many user data requests it receives from each country. And since Twitter does the (...)

2013-08-27
Melbourne IT, the domain registrar at center of the New York Times and Twitter hacks, is hacked itself

On the same day Melbourne IT found itself at the center of the so-called ‘Syrian Electronic Army’s’ (SEA) attack on the New (...)

2013-08-27
A New App Tells A Neverending Bedtime Story, Of A Kid’s Own Design

InfiniScroll, populated by a winding parade of creatures with tails and tales, is an upgrade for child and parent. A favorite (...)

2013-08-27
No-Fly Zone: The Last Days Of A Once Soaring Airline

In photos, what’s left of Bolivia’s LAB airline, the grounded former source of national pride and global style. (...)

2013-08-27
How To Leverage Surveys for Content (And Get Your Readers to Do Most of the Work)

When you hear someone talk about “producing content”, what type of imagery does that phrase invoke? If you imagine someone struggling (...)

2013-08-27
4 Ways Slow Design Will Make The Super-Fast World We Live In Better

Smart products learn, recognize patterns, and anticipate our decision-making in order to simplify our overstimulated lives. (...)

2013-08-27
How Video Games Revived The Dying Art Of Japanese Woodprinting

A successful Kickstarter campaign that depicts classic video characters like Mario and Zelda in medieval Japan has injected new (...)

2013-08-27

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