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Special Report: Phone Theft
About 3.1 million American consumers were victims of smart phone theft in 2013, Consumer Reports projects, based on our latest nationally representative survey of adult Internet users.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Webedia Acquires Blogging Platform OverBlog
Long-standing blogging platform OverBlog has been acquired by Webedia, a French online media company, for "less than $6.9 million" according to L'Opinion.
Mom photographs baby and rescue dog in photo series
LOS ANGELES The photographs of a baby and his rescue dog have gone viral after his mother posts the pictures online.
Street Prophets Coffee Hour: Frittering Away the Time
Welcome to the Wednesday Coffee Hour here at Street Prophets . This is an open thread where we can talk about what's going on in our worlds.
The Pipeline: Google sells out Glass, Marissa Mayer slows mergers, Tumblr stays in NYC
A look the hottest deals, business moves and upstart entrepreneurs for April 16 from around the country, as reported by The Business Journals and other local business publications.
Tumblr CEO: New York's the only place for us
What does an office say about a company? Bloomberg's Stephanie Ruhle goes inside the offices of the hottest tech companies in Manhattan to see what their space tells us about the direction of these companies -- starting with Tumblr.
Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Art Show: More Art and Details Revealed
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Beyonc and Jay-Z are rumoured to be embarking on a joint stadium tour, much to the delight of Carter family fans.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Twitter Acquires Data Analyzing Partner Gnip
Gnip was the first official reseller of Twitter data, and the first to provide access to the full archive of public tweets.
Tumblr All-Star Laura June Kirsch Shares Her Favorite Coachella GIFs
"I really loved the festival mermaid vibe going on this year," Laura June Kirsch tells me.
Wall Street Journal
Yahoo and Alibaba Earnings: What to Watch
The Internet portal has posted four consecutive quarters without revenue growth, a trend that may continue when the company reports earnings after the bell Tuesday.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Top Sequoia Capital Partner Roelof Botha To Take The Stage At Disrupt NY 2014
When Sequoia Capital partner Roelof Botha talks about a company, people listen. Botha has been the mastermind behind funding rounds of several successful startups, with a special knack for social services.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Fred Wilson Q&a: The Legendary Investor Talks Retirement, Tumblr's...
It took Fred Wilson 10 years to become what he calls a "half-way decent" venture capitalist.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
All About Jazz
TECHNOLOGY: Heartbleed Bug: A Musician's Guide to the Web's Biggest Security Threat
Ideally you've already heard of Heartbleed and are acting accordingly. If not, you need to know that a A'crypto bug" in OpenSSL has been identified that, if exploited, A'allows attackers to eavesdrop on communications, steal data directly from the services and users and to impersonate services and users."
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Heartbleed Bug: A Musician's Guide To The Web's Biggest Security Threat
Ideally you've already heard of Heartbleed and are acting accordingly. If not, you need to know that a "crypto bug" in OpenSSL has been identified that, if exploited, "allows attackers to eavesdrop on communications, steal data directly from the services and users and to impersonate services and users."
Recap: The 6th Annual Shorty Awards
The Shorty Awards are a hilarious networking event and award show recognizing the best in social media across thousands of categories.
BMW aims to equip ConnectedDrive service with real-time maps - Luxury Daily
Retail's return to the streets keeps consumer interest high In response to consumer habits shifting away from homogeneous mall culture, global luxury real estate consultancy Retail Portfolio Solutions is working with high-end brands to establish a retail presence that returns to basics with a modern twist.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
It's a love story, basically - a love story between brother and sister, mixed with lots and lots of death.
Heartbleed SSL Encryption Flaw: 10 Ways to Minimize the Threat
A new major security issue is affecting Web users, and it's unclear just how bad it might get.