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7 hrs ago | Slashdot

Heartbleed Sparks 'Responsible' Disclosure Debate

A number of selective leaks to Facebook, Akamai, and CloudFlare occurred prior to disclosure on April 7. A separate, informal pre-notification program run by Red Hat on behalf OpenSSL to Linux and Unix operating system distributions also occurred.


Related Topix: Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Social Software, Open Source Software, Science / Technology, Linux

11 hrs ago | TechCrunch

Is Winter Coming? Hear More From Our All-Star Investor Panel At Disrupt NY

VC money in the U.S is at its highest level since 2001, and valuations are soaring.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Refinery29, Foursquare

15 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

Miami Web Awards 2013

Even though Jimmy Kimmel almost destroyed our belief in the interwebs with his "Worst Twerk Fail EVER" video, we still believe in you, South Florida.


Related Topix: Palm Beach, FL

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Daily Kos

Who wouldn't want a $58 million severance package?

In what might be the purest example of income inequality, Yahoo's recently ousted Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro received a $58 million severance package after only 15 months on the job: Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he ... (more)


Related Topix: WPP, OgilvyOne, 24/7 Real Media

Silicon Alley Insider

47% Of The United States Has Absolutely No Inhabitants [MAP]

Using statistics from the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau, Freeman used green to color in census blocks with no reported residents.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company


Project Thunderdome Officially Closes Its Doors

In spite of melancholy circumstances, staffers at the NYC headquarters for Digital First Media's Project Thunderdome are having some fun on this, their final, bittersweet day.


Related Topix: Twitter


Yep, That's Rupert Murdoch Wearing an Oculus Rift

According to Murdoch's Tumblr , which is run by 21st Century Fox Chief of Staff Natalie Ravitz, Murdoch and his team visited interactive advertising agency Framestore in New York on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Advertising, Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television

Consumer Reports

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.


Related Topix: Prison, Startups, Facebook, Reddit, Twitter

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.


Related Topix: Blog News, Social Software, Google, Startups, WebMD

WTEN-TV Albany

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.


Related Topix: Schenectady, NY, Albany, NY, Albany County, NY, Westerlo, NY

Daily Kos

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.


Related Topix: Blog News, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, US News, Liberal Political News

Business Journal

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.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Business Journal

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.


Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Startups, Yahoo!, Citizen Sports, Bessemer Venture Partners, Koprol


Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Art Show: More Art and Details Revealed

Commenting Rules: Keep the conversation civil and on topic. If your comment does not add to the conversation, it will be removed.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Email Spam, Los Angeles, CA

Daily Star


Beyonc and Jay-Z are rumoured to be embarking on a joint stadium tour, much to the delight of Carter family fans.


Related Topix: Beyonce, Dance, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, R-N-B

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.


Related Topix: Twitter, Gnip, The Data Company, Law, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Paper Magazine

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.


Related Topix: Blog News

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.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

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.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Sequoia Capital, Startups, List, Electronic, Instagram, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, PayPal


One Lap of the Web: 1970, rollin' in sight: Car news and videos from all corners of the Internet

Come with me to a time when people raced Datsun 120Ys and when Rinspeed ruled the world .


Related Topix: Autos


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