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Chernaik Said He Had Been In Talks With Riffage CEO Ken Wirt About Developing An Artist-friendly Service That Would Allow The Company To Nurture Artists Early In Their Careers, While Also Selling Enough Music To Stay In Business

My solution? A Dropbox Pro Account with 50GB of storage. Dropbox has made my digital life so much easier, but with the free 2GB account plus 1GB of bonus space from friends and family signing up I was always maxing out my storage and having to move stuff out of Dropbox and back to a […]

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Refrain From Posting Comments That Are Obscene, Defamatory Or Inflammatory, And Do Not Indulge In Personal Attacks, Name Calling Or Inciting Hatred Against Any Community

The website for Yuri’s Night features, inexplicably but agreeably, an ostensibly Russian model dancing in leather pants and rocking some sort of weird woolly arm socks. I’ll settle for a virtual tour of the universe at the City University of New York; if you’re not in NYC, just check this list to find a party […]

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But What Was Unusual About This Talk Was His Insistence And Hope That It Would Be The Very Technology That Was Causing The Problem That Would Also Be Its Solution

The ruling followed a ferocious legal battle between the world’s top two smartphone manufacturers that began in 2011 when Apple sued Samsung, asserting that its rival stole its technology and the iPhone’s trademarked appearance. It was one of the most closely watched patent cases to come before the top U.S. court in recent years. Applied […]

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Yet After Asking More Than A Dozen Stylists And Their Clients, Not One Person Had Bluetooth On His Or Her Phone, Although A Few Admired The “cat Toy” I Wanted To Test It With

Ten months ago in a federal courthouse in San Francisco, attorneys for the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Justice Department sparred over whether the appeals court should overturn a lower court ruling that bucked the government’s attempt to have the suits thrown out on the grounds of national security. Federal district court judge Vaughn Walker […]

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It’s No Christmas In The Stars, But It’s Close (No, I Can’t Quite Believe We Referenced Christmas In The Stars Twice In Two Columns, But Apparently It’s A Tradition Now

More can be heard here. It’s no Christmas in the Stars, but it’s close (No, I can’t quite believe we referenced Christmas in the Stars twice in two columns, but apparently it’s a tradition now. Sorry, all.) But the timing of invitation, during the hardware-focused Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, hints at the possibility […]

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Even Though Nest Labs Can Provide Data That Says The Device Will Pay For Itself Very Quickly, It’s Probably The Whole Foods Crowd That Will Adopt It At First, Either Buying Their Own Or Being Delighted When Their New-home Contractors Present It To Them Along With The Sub Zero Fridge And Mesquite Flooring

The focus on the paper came of pure necessity. The American bank robber Willie Sutton said he robbed banks because “that’s where the money is.” At least for now, the paper is where the data are. But the people at Mendeley know quite well that a) the paper will get unbundled and in many functions […]

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A Haplotype Is A Chunk Of DNA That Contains Gene Variations Linked So Closely That Researchers Believe They Were Inherited As A Unit

The more successful podcasts become, the more companies want a piece of the action. “When it was only nerds who were listening to podcasts, [advertising] was all app developers and web-hosting companies,” says Lex Friedman, chief revenue officer at Midroll, which started selling podcast ads in 2011. “As nerd culture has gone from niche to […]

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Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, writing at their website on the news that their new album, Stadium Arcanium, has leaked onto the internet: The coalition launched a website and will use targeted Facebook advertising, focusing on groups who could benefit from autonomous vehicles, such as disabled veterans. Like a little girl struggling to keep […]