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LaunchTrack

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nucsports.launchtrack.com - By giving us your cell provider, you authorizing us to send a text message out to your mobile phone number listed above.Standard text messaging rates apply.

Sonos Wants To Ditch Its Only Annoying Shortcoming

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techcrunch.com - Sonos has often been praised for its super minimalist setup process. Power up a couple Sonos speakers in different rooms, open the smartphone app, and boom — wireless sound around your house… right...

Dropbox Acquires Cloud Photos Startup Loom And Document Collaboration Service Hackpad

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techcrunch.com - Only days after revealing its first dedicated photo management and sharing application Carousel, Dropbox is announcing it has acquired cloud photo storage and sync service Loom, a favorite among iO...

Dropbox Buys Loom For Photo Sharing, HackPad For Collaboration – ReadWrite

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readwrite.com - The file sharing giant has acquired Loom, a photo sharing app that offered mobile users up to five gigabytes of free storage. Loom announced the deal on its company blog. Dropbox recently announced...

How To Ensure Your Homebrew OpenVPN Server Isn't Vulnerable To Heartbleed – ReadWrite

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readwrite.com - The Heartbleed bug has made April into a difficult month for Internet users, as we scramble to change our passwords and protect ourselves from the most pervasive security threat in ages.  But if yo...

Facebook Launches “Nearby Friends” With Real-Time Location Sharing To Help You Meet Up

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techcrunch.com - Today Facebook begins rolling out a new opt-in feature called Nearby Friends. It lets friends see approximately how far away you from them, and you can share your exact, on-going location with them...

How Android 5 Can Lock Manufacturers Tightly In To Google's Ecosystem - Forbes

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forbes.com - The discovery of some reworked icons (posted by Android Police) points towards a refresh of Android’s user interface in the next iteration of Google’s mobile operating system, but Android 5 can do ...

Facebook Lets Users Ask Friends for Recommendations

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mashable.com - Your friends actually do care what you think — or at least Facebook assumes they do. You may have noticed a relatively new feature on Facebook lately that allows users to ask friends for recommenda...

Real-Time Data Streaming Gets Standardized – ReadWrite

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readwrite.com - One of the advantages of open source is that it can accelerate standards adoption on a level playing field. If there is a big enough problem to solve, smart people can attract the best minds to wor...

Facebook Launches Optional Nearby Friends for Android and iOS

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thenextweb.com - Facebook today launched Nearby Friends, a new option in the company’s main app for Android and iOS rolling out “over the coming weeks” in the US. The feature lets you see which friends are close to...

The Eye of Bocce – Measuring Bocce Ball with Google Universal Analytics

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analyticspros.com - Digital analytics has changed. Drastically. No longer are we limited to measuring a website or mobile app – we can truly measure just about anything. To prove that point, today we are measuring the...

CNET's 3rd Dimension Sweeps - CNET

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cnet.com - by Liza Maloy @LizaCNET April 16, 2014 12:01 AM PDT

How Arduino And Raspberry Pi Can Enhance Your Connected Home – ReadWrite

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readwrite.com - ReadWriteHome is an ongoing series exploring the implications of living in connected homes. The connected home, the ultimate ideal in technology-driven luxury, promises easy living by passing along...

Breathing Life Into Email Campaigns

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socialmediatoday.com - According to the Google search, “email dead”, email has been dying since 2010. But the reality is, email is not dead and there are multiple stats to prove it: • 91% of all US consumers still use em...

Watch Out Moves And Human — Now RunKeeper Releases A Movement App

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techcrunch.com - By now may are familiar with the smartphone apps that track your movements via the accelerometer. There are multiple pedometers on all the apps stores for instance. But a more intriguing sector has...

Dropbox Acquires Photo Storage Startup Loom

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thenextweb.com - Cloud photo storage service Loom announced today that it has been acquired by Dropbox. Loom is no longer accepting new users, and existing customers can keep using Loom until May 16. The firm will ...

Dropbox aquires iOS photo app Loom, will fold into Carousel next month - CNET

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cnet.com - Dropbox, the cloud storage company that has been slowly building a robust consumer app suite including email management tool Mailbox, has made another fruitful acquisition Thursday, scooping up the...

Dropbox, chasing Google Drive, buys Hackpad for collaborative document editing | VentureBeat | News

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venturebeat.com - Moments after buying Loom, it appears Dropbox is entering Google Drive territory with the acquisition of Hackpad. Hackpad offers collaborative document editing tools, not unlike the services provid...

RunKeeper steps into all-day health tracking with its new Breeze app | VentureBeat | Mobile

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venturebeat.com - If you’re interested in dabbling in health tracking, but aren’t ready to commit to a dedicated fitness gadget, RunKeeper’s newest app could be just what you need. The free Breeze app, launching on ...

Breeze Is RunKeeper for People Who Don't Run

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mashable.com - RunKeeper is targeting non-athletes with its new iOS app, Breeze, which launches on Thursday. But unlike its flagship app that tracks activity during exercise, the company's latest app will track a...

Loom is joining Dropbox

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blog.loom.com - We have some exciting news that we wanted to share with you. Loom is now officially part of Dropbox, and we couldn’t be happier to join forces! We’ve been working hard to create a photo management ...

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Here’s what Dropbox is spending some of its massive cash pile on — startups — Tech News and Analysis

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gigaom.com - What do you do if you have a couple hundred million dollars to burn? Well, if you’re Dropbox and are building out your flagship file sharing technology into a full platform, you buy tech startups. ...

RunKeeper's Breeze Tracks Your Steps on the iPhone 5s

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thenextweb.com - RunKeeper is expanding beyond running with Breeze, a new iPhone 5s app for tracking how many steps you take in a day via the smartphone’s M7 co-processor. While the main RunKeeper app is a staple a...

SnappyTV - MLB Whiparound on Fox Sports 1 created by jason.dovitz

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snappytv.com - works on the web as well as on mobile (iPhone, iPad, etc) legacy embed if your cms/blog software doesn't support iframes

After taking the iPad by storm, Microsoft Office fizzles on Chromebooks | VentureBeat | Business

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venturebeat.com - Remember that time Word, Excel, and PowerPoint landed on the iPad? It topped the charts on Apple’s App Store in 12 hours. 20 days later, Microsoft Word remains the #1 free iPad app, according to ap...

In Today’s Messaging Wars, Platform Makers Apple And Google Are Coming Up Short

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techcrunch.com - The $19 billion WhatsApp acquisition by Facebook is nothing if not a signal of the significant importance that messaging has in this new phase of online connectivity, in the world where people’s “f...

Dropbox acquires Loom, will shut down its cloud photo service on May 16th

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theverge.com - Loom, a popular service that offers cloud-based photo storage, has just been acquired by Dropbox. "We look forward to this transition as the next step in creating a home for all of your photos and ...

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