Archive | January, 2013

BlackBerry 10 Review, Z10 Smartphone Hands On: BlackBerry Today

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BlackBerry, formerly known as RIM of Waterloo, Canada, might be losing marketshare at breakneck pace. But the recently unveiled BlackBerry 10 OS and smartphones that run on it have corporate heads turning. The BlackBerry traditionally dominated workplaces because it was ready made for IT security. Is it too late? Our Chris Miller gets down and dirty with a BlackBerry 10 review -- live on video from IBM Connect -- in this fast-paced and deep tech video episode of BlackBerry Today. Is it possible anyone will turn back for this tech. His answer will surprise you.
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Don’t Call It RIM: BlackBerry 10 Review and Event Analysis

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The company formerly known as RIM -- it's now just BlackBerry -- unveils BlackBerry 10 OS and new smartphones. Ant Pruitt gives his BlackBerry 10 review. Watch the video of the event here -- CEO Thorsten Heins flew in from Davos for it and Grammy-winning singer Alicia Keys added sparkle. But it's going to take a more than celeb power to get BlackBerry out of the 2 percent and under marketshare ghetto.
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Sir Tim Berners-Lee Live Feed New Zealand: 30.01.13 Appeal for Open Net

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Check out the Sit Tim Berners-Lee live feed -- live as we type this -- from his open Internet appeal in New Zealand here. It is live now. He is appealing for an open Internet, unconstrained by government. The ISO specs should be free ...
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Ant Pruitt: Why I Won’t Pay for YouTube Content … Yet

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YouTube will launch paid subscription channels in the spring of 2013. Ant Pruitt of aNewDomain.net isn't signing up. Not yet, anyway. Here's why.
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Mardi Gras Infographic, Videos, Song, Trivia: Fat Tuesday 2013

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Mardi Gras infographic. February 13, 2013 is Fat Tuesday 2013. What's up with all the partying. Here's a Marti Gras infographic, videos, trivia -- everything you want to know. Also inside, parade details.
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Groundhog Day Infographic, Parody Video: Is it Spring Yet?

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Groundhog Day infographic and parody video -- just in time for the goofiest holiday of the year. Bet you didn't know that the little varmint's predictions are about as reliable as a meteorologist.
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John C. Dvorak: Bogus Einstein Quotes Don’t Prove You’re Smart

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Our John C Dvorak points out a bogus Albert Einstein quote -- and is infuriated that anyone would use such a quote or other ridiculous claims to settle an argument. It's an insult to Einstein and John C Dvorak is peeved.. Let him count the reasons why. It's about culture, memes and the techniques of debate. Not everything that counts can be counted, right? Well ...
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TWiT with Leo Laporte Super Bowl Talk with Dvorak, Sexting and Junk Journalism

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On this week's TWiT with Leo Laporte, Super Bowl talk and our John C. Dvorak take center field and refuse to yield.
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Adobe Digital Publishing Suite Folio Format Review: Deep Dive

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Adobe Digital Publishing Suite comes in three flavors, two of which are available only to publishers with rather deep pockets. Erik Vlietnick takes a look at how the makings of an Apple iPad publication.
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Twitter Vine Facebook Block, Trouble in Social Billionaire Paradise? Facebook Finds No Friends

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Twitter delivered its Vine videosharing mobile app for iOS today. But its Find a Friend on Facebook is dead. Twitter Vine Facebook Find a Friend block? WHY?
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