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Facebook’s $19bn WhatsApp acquisition gets green light from European antitrust regulators, as expected

Facebook’s $19 billion purchase of messaging company WhatsApp has been given the go-ahead by the European Commission. While we didn’t (...)

2014-10-02
Fiber broadband speeds are falling in the UK, but cable is getting faster

If you’re a fiber broadband subcsriber in the UK, there’s a good chance that the broadband speeds you receive are slower than (...)

2014-10-02
Hands-on with the Hudl 2 tablet: Does Tesco have another hit on its hands?

British supermarket giant Tesco lifted the lid on the Hudl 2 earlier this morning, the follow-up to the successful Hudl tablet that (...)

2014-10-02
Tesco unveils the £129 Hudl 2, the successor to its popular low-cost tablet

Tesco transcended its grocery roots long ago, offering everything from clothes and mobile phones to insurance and banking services. (...)

2014-10-02
Metaio debuts augmented reality plug-in for Adobe InDesign

Augmented Reality (AR) has become increasingly mainstream, so more than ever it’s critical that designers can easily create and (...)

2014-10-01
These Six "Monkeys" Will Totally Change The Way You Look At Email

Every one of these weird email gadgets would make for a killer Kickstarter.Email can be a chaotic thing, but we manage it with software (...)

2014-10-01
Design consultancy Adaptive Path has been acquired by Capital One

Adaptive Path, a user experience and design consulting firm, has announced an unexpected acquisition by Capital One. Joining a bank (...)

2014-10-01
Internet of Exclusion: Billions Worldwide Still Not Connected To Internet, U.S. Not Immune

More than 50% of the global population will remain offline through 2017, says a new report.There are over 7 billion people on Earth, (...)

2014-10-01
What I learned about creativity from Pixar’s Ed Catmull

Lee Bob Black is a staff writer and editor for the SkilledUp Learning Hub. Connect with him on LinkedIn and Google Plus. In business, (...)

2014-10-01
Evernote announces new Presentation mode, updated web client and a messaging feature

At today’s Evernote Conference, CEO Phil Libin introduced a bevy of new products and upgraded products from the stage during his (...)

2014-10-01
How to land sponsors for your event, blog, conference and more

Jason SurfrApp is the founder of IWearYourShirt and author of Creativity For Sale. This post originally appeared on Jason’s Medium (...)

2014-10-01
Facebook opens its mobile Like button for all Android and iOS developers

Facebook’s ‘Like’ button has become a rather ubiquitous part of browsing the Web, serving as a general indicator of interest (...)

2014-10-01
Flipboard for Windows Phone 8 is finally here

At last, Flipboard has an app for Windows Phone 8. Nokia said a version of the magazine-inspired reading app would come to its platform (...)

2014-10-01
NO AD augmented reality app preps NYC subway photo show

If you’re an urban straphanger, you’ve likely devised a scheme to deflect the barrage of advertising messages that besiege you (...)

2014-10-01
Here it is: The schedule for The Next Web Conference USA

If you needed a reason to purchase your #TNWUSA ticket before prices increase on October 7, you now have two. Aside from announcing (...)

2014-10-01
Roku players will soon support Android, Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 screen mirroring

Own a Roku 3 or Roku Streaming Stick? You’ll soon be able to mirror the screen from your Android, Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 (...)

2014-10-01
Get 58% off Wireless Feather Buds Bluetooth headphones (available worldwide)

Whether you’re off on your morning run or commuting to work, headphone cables shouldn’t slow you down. The TOCCs Feather Buds (...)

2014-10-01
HERE for iPhone lets your fellow meeting delegates know you’ve arrived

If Yo! has revealed anything, it’s that we could be seeing a steady shift towards a simpler form of digital communication. No sentences, (...)

2014-10-01
Groupon’s Snap app offers cash-back on groceries in the US and Canada

Groupon today launched a cash-back groceries app called Snap for Android and iOS users. Customers in the US and Canada can peruse (...)

2014-10-01
LinkedIn releases its first SlideShare iOS app

LinkedIn today released an iOS app for SlideShare, a first for the company’s presentation service. The app includes a personalized (...)

2014-10-01
Microsoft announces new Office 365 business plans for $5.00, $8.25, and $12.50 per user per month

Microsoft today announced three new Office 365 plans for small and midsized businesses. In typical Redmond naming fashion they are (...)

2014-10-01
The network admin’s dilemma: Balancing security and productivity in the age of BYOD

This post is brought to you by Comcast Business. Follow us @comcastbusiness. The modern network swims in a sea of Wi-Fi and (...)

2014-10-01
Kim Dotcom cuts ties with Baboom, the music streaming service where he released his first album

Kim Dotcom has parted ways with Baboom, a music streaming service he supported and used to launch ‘Good Times,’ his first-ever (...)

2014-10-01
500 Startups-backed Bridge US launches a tool for helping businesses submit visa applications

Immigration startup Bridge US today launched its business-focused product for helping companies procure work visas and Green Cards (...)

2014-10-01
LG lets slip that it’s developing a webOS smartwatch

LG is out of the blocks with two Android Wear smartwatches, the G Watch and G Watch R, but it seems the company is also preparing (...)

2014-10-01
Netflix boosts its ‘originals’ credentials with four exclusive movies starring Adam Sandler

Netflix is bringing four new, exclusive movies featuring comedian Adam Sandler to its on-demand movie and TV streaming service. The (...)

2014-10-01

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