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From: The Kernel | By: Jaya Saxena | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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I’m at the Coffee Break Cafe in Quincy, Mass., waiting to meet the shop’s co-owner, Jenn Ormond. The line was five deep when I got here, so I figured I’d sit down and wait for the rush to die down before ordering a coffee. That was almost an hour...
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Jon Gorey | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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I'm thinking I should pick up a camera to use on my honeymoon in Costa Rica this summer and just to have a better camera around in general (have an iPhone 6). I don't want a DSLR cause I want pretty good portability and no lens-swapping (although the...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: rbf1138 | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Filmmaker Sean Baker (Four Letter Words, Take Out, Prince of Broadway, Starlet) premiered his new film Tangerine at the Library theater Friday at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. A Q&A followed the screening and Baker revealed that the film was shot...
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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The Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved a set of mobile applications that allow people with diabetes to share information with doctors using an iPhone....
From: New York Times | By: SABRINA TAVERNISE | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Numerous articles mention this as a thing, but my Googlefu is failing and I cannot figure out how to view photo data (ISO, aperature) without posting it to my grid. This is driving me crazy!Once posted to my grid it will readily display these details....
From: Ask Metafilter | By: jrobin276 | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Makwan Amirkhani didn't come to UFC on FOX 14 to mess around. The Turku, Finland featherweight needed just eight seconds to flatten England Andy Ogle on Saturday night in Stockholm, Sweden. Amirkhani came right out of the gate and blitzed Ogle with a...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Dave Doyle | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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I am doing an update on the old project & I don't have much knowledge of Android as of now. In project we have Comments section on product. For comment after sending earlier we had return as 0 (some error) & 1 (success). Below is the code we...
From: Stack Overflow | By: user3102156 | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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I have a question about the propagation of sound waves. We have two TV's in our house that are almost right on top of each other. One is located on the first floor and the other one is located on the ground floor. The TV's are two identical Samsung TV's....
From: Physics Stack Exchange | By: Rzeta | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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I want to set an alarm in iOS app. I tried this according to How to set an Alarm in iOS?. Here is my main code : UILocalNotification *localNotif = [[UILocalNotification alloc] init]; [localNotif setFireDate:self.datePicker.date]; localNotif.timeZone...
From: Stack Overflow | By: ChenZhongPu | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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There shouldn’t be a stigma about having someone else drive the machine.
From: The Kernel | By: Zan McQuade | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Today's digital cameras and advanced smartphones like the iPhone 6 take stunningly detailed photos, but all that extra resolution comes at the price of larger image files. Moving part or all of your iPhoto Library to an external hard drive is one of...
From: Apple Insider | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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When my parents first told me they were becoming iOS developers, I was skeptical. Now I couldn’t be prouder.
From: The Kernel | By: Cooper Fleishman | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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This is such clever and awesome idea! Who would have thought putting your iPhone 4 inside a guitar and using its camera could create such cool and creative video. I never really did see this coming and this is such a novel idea that most people haven’t...
From: Free Republic | By: Liketodisxover.com | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Apple's iPhone has "special software" that authorities can activate remotely to be able to gather information about the user.
From: Free Republic | By: Tech Times | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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San Francisco (AFP) - Microsoft's HoloLens goggles have hit a sweet spot between Google Glass and virtual reality headgear, immersing users in a mesmerizing world of augmented reality holograms.The glasses, which the US technology titan sprang on an...
From: Business Insider | By: Glenn Chapman | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Is the company destroying full-time work, entrenching us in part-time purgatory, or empowering America's most independent workers?...
From: The Atlantic | By: Derek Thompson | Friday, January 23, 2015
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Watch Anthony Johnson vs. Alexander Gustafsson full fight video highlights from UFC on FOX 14's main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports. UFC on FOX: Gustafsson vs. Johnson took place January 24, 2015 at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. No. 1 ranked...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Shaun Al-Shatti | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Not to harp this on this issue, but 16GB isn't really a lot of storage. God forbid you try to get by with less than that, say 8GB. But how much does living with 16GB actually impact your life? A new study from the cloud photography app IceCream and O......
From: TUAW | By: John-Michael Bond | Friday, January 23, 2015
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Match up two standout wrestlers together, and sometimes you get a standup fight. Sometimes, though, even the standup fight that breaks out between those two wrestlers ends up in a near-stalemate. That's what happened in Saturday night's light heavyweight...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Dave Doyle | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Shocker. Via: Sputnik News: Former US National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden never uses an iPhone as this device has software able to collect personal information regarding its owner, the whistleblower’s lawyer said Monday. “Edward...
From: Cryptogon | By: Kevin | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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Much has been made about the estimated 26,000 in attendance for UFC on FOX 14 Saturday night in Stockholm, and how much noise they're capable of making when hometown hero Alexander Gustafsson enters the Octagon. In the opening fight of the main card,...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Dave Doyle | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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This is the UFC on FOX 14 live blog for Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader, a light heavyweight bout at Saturday night's UFC event at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm on Saturday night.Davis, who has won four of his past five fights, will face Bader, who also has...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Chuck Mindenhall | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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MMA Fighting brings you UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson results. UFC on FOX 14 takes place at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden The event is headlined by a fight between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson. In the co-main event, Dan Henderson...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Bryan Tucker | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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This is the UFC on FOX 14 live blog for Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi, a middleweight bout at Saturday night's UFC event at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm on Saturday night.Henderson, who has lost four of his past five fights, will face Mousasi, who...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Chuck Mindenhall | Sunday, January 25, 2015
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James Brightman interviewed former Microsoft executive James Brightman — who worked on the Kinect — on HoloLens: Molyneux commented, “The bizarre thing is a huge amount of effort and time and money goes into researching the tech, like the Kinect...
From: Daring Fireball | By: John Gruber | Friday, January 23, 2015
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An interesting new study shows how popular iPhone usage is throughout individual states in the U.S., and it turns out that Alaska sees the most iPhone usage with 65.5% of total observed smartphone traffic originating from iPhones. The study was conducted...
From: Business Insider | By: Steven Tweedie | Friday, January 23, 2015
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Apple is forecast to have shipped a whopping 73 million iPhones over the 2014 holiday quarter on strong iPhone 6 demand, according to one well-connected analyst who also expects a busy start to 2015 for the company, with Apple Watch sales in March and...
From: Apple Insider | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Apple reports earnings next Tuesday, January 27. According to Ming Chi Kuo, analyst at KGI Securities, Apple will report mind-melting iPhone sales.  In a new report picked up at Apple Insider, Kuo forecasts Apple sold 73 million iPhones. Of that, 42...
From: Business Insider | By: Jay Yarow | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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by Aja Frost Every week for the past 18 weeks, I’ve gone to the same restaurant in downtown San Luis Obispo and ordered the exact same thing: One pulled pork sandwich on a French roll. It’s $7.82 with tax. I have no intention of stopping or even...
From: The Billfold | By: Aja Frost | Friday, January 23, 2015
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LG's second stab at a curved and flexible smartphone is a bit less experiment, a bit more flagship. Let's see how the features and specs of the G Flex 2 compare to those of Apple's flagship phablet, the iPhone 6 Plus... Continue Reading LG G Flex 2 vs....
From: Gizmag | By: Will Shanklin | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Matthew Parris is obsessed by an unsolicited app which landed on his smartphone and which, thanks to GPS tracking, is able to tell him how far he has walked in… Continue readingThe post Is your smartphone making you fat? appeared first on Spectator...
From: Spectator | By: Ross Clark | Friday, January 23, 2015
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Moto:I want to get install my first mobile app in my iphone4, Problem: I'm doing with phonegap, while doing the build for ios it will ask ne developer certificate. Question: "I'm not using MAC" so, is there any way to get that certificate....
From: Stack Overflow | By: Shaw | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Here's how these 6-second stars ranked in new followers over the last 30 days.
From: Read Write Web | By: Justin Conklin | Friday, January 23, 2015
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Flashy designs, trendy wallets, and add-on lensesThis week’s round up of new iPhone cases includes simple but colorful protective cases, a few fashionable leather-clad options, and fancy lenses for all your picture-taking needs.Carte BlancheThe Grand...
From: Macworld | By: Marco Tabini, Emanuela Corso | Friday, January 23, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Canaccord raised its price target for Skyworks Solutions to $90 from $78 on Friday, reiterating its "buy" rating. The analyst firm raised its price target for the chipmaker to $4.85 a share from $4.47, and it's 2016 EPS estimates...
From: TheStreet | By: Shawn Ingram | Friday, January 23, 2015
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When you're a long way from a special someone, how do you keep the romance alive? If cross-country phone calls are racking up bills, turn to these six apps designed for a more intimate network, making it easier to stay in touch with your significant...
From: GeekSugar | By: Nicole-Nguyen | Friday, January 23, 2015
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When choosing which phone to buy, the furthest thing from your mind is where to store your photos. This can lead to buying a phone with very little on device storage. Where to store all your iPhone photos when you run out of space originally published...
From: PaidContent | By: Geoffrey Goetz | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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While the Shenzen-based Xiaomi is still predominantly a Chinese manufacturer with some sales in adjoining countries, it has built up both a romance and a notoriety in those watching the company from further afield. I've recently imported its...
From: Forbes | By: Ewan Spence | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Microsoft spent 2.5 hours announcing the newest version of Windows, Windows 10, at its campus in Redmond, Washington this week. That's a long time. That's about as long as a Lord Of The Rings movie. But, Windows 10 doesn't have the narrative pull, or...
From: Business Insider | By: Jay Yarow | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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The dream of an affordable, truly universal remote looks like it is finally coming true. Blumoo hooks up to more than 225,000 A/V components, letting you control your equipment from your smartphone. Right now, it's also 34% off. The sleekly-designed...
From: Business Insider | By: Insider Picks | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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OneButton recently outfitted a modern home on Long Island with smart lighting systems. "The design theory for the space is an artistic minimalism that provides warmth and invites the beauty of the natural space indoors," states the firm. Image courtesy...
From: Dwell | By: Diana Budds | Thursday, January 22, 2015
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We all know that copyright law means you shouldn’t download copies of movies from shady torrent sites, and that you should pay for the music you listen to. We know it means people and companies have rights to stuff they make, like photos and music...
From: Consumerist | By: Kate Cox | Thursday, January 22, 2015
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i want to change my handset from iphone 4 to samsung galaxy grand2, though my phone number will be same. However, please do confirm as to whether i can retain in all existing groups after changing my phone Nitin Tripathi
From: Android Stack Exchange | By: nitin tripathi | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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The UFC on FOX 14 fight time, TV schedule is for the Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson event at the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Saturday night. The fight card is broken into three different parts, each airing on three different mediums....
From: MMA Fighting | By: Bryan Tucker | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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In-ear earphones are great when hitting the gym or when you’re going to be moving around a lot, but some of us like a good pair that can go beyond the workout. The problem is that many of the better-sounding products cost a little more than we’re...
From: Blast | By: Giancarlo Saldana | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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This is a compilation of a dozen surveys or notes on how Apple’s iPhone 6 did in the December quarter.
From: Forbes | By: Chuck Jones | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Perhaps it’s telling of just how good things have been so far in 2015 that Alexander Gustafsson -- The Man Who Nearly Beat Jon Jones -- is quietly sneaking up on a stakes-stacked main event this weekend. Here is Gustafsson getting ready to remake his...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Chuck Mindenhall | Saturday, January 24, 2015
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Lindsey Graham: 'Rand Paul has been more wrong on ISIS than Obama has.'
From: Reason | By: Robby Soave | Thursday, January 22, 2015
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