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Gmail now encrypts every email you send

by Ryan Burgesson March 21, 2014
Google announced yesterday they were to make Gmail encrypted through a HTTPS connection at all times. Before this change HTTPS encryption was an option, now it is mandatory and rightly so as new revelations of government snooping and spying are released everyday. Google also announced that every email you send will be encrypted from when […]
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5 Tricks To Make Your iPhone Run Smoothly

by Hamza Akbaron March 15, 2014
User-experience that smartphones render serves to be the most basic and magnetic element that pulls consumers to smartphones of their choice. What sets Apple’s devices apart from those of other manufacturers is the flawless and seamless user-experience imparted to consumers. Although, over the years Apple has perfected its devices and in turn the user-experience has […]
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Facebook Rumored To Buy Drones Company To Connect Africa To Internet

by Matthew Lucason March 5, 2014
Facebook is in talks to buy a drone company called Titan Aerospace for $60 million, according to TechCrunch. The acquisition would reportedly further the efforts of Internet.org, a coalition of mobile technology companies spearheaded by Facebook that is working to bring Internet access to the 5 billion or so people around the world without it. The fact is, Titan […]

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Forget WhatsApp, Here’s What You Need: Telegram

by Gizmoration March 4, 2014
Letters—Morse code—SMSs—Instant Messengers. The world of communication has developed by many folds in the 20th Century itself. The world is shrinking; you can instantly connect with anyone from US, Australia or Germany. But, when it comes to instant messenger, nothing can beat WhatsApp (until now). WhatsApp recently got into news with its acquisition by Facebook for […]
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Facebook Knows When You Are About to Enter a Relationship or Breakup

by Anna Johnsonon February 15, 2014
Facebook released new findings on Valentine’s Day that hints when people are about to change their relationship status. The social network knows everything about our lives, which means it knows how and when we meet our partners, where we check in on date night, our biggest moments together, and when we break up. So Facebook aggregated all the […]

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2014 Online Invoice and Billing Review

by Chris Murphyon February 11, 2014
Thanks to the numerous advantages they offer, online billing and invoicing services are fast becoming extremely popular for small and mid-sized business owners. Not only do these services allow users to create invoices on the go, they also help save time and money. In addition, there is the whole ‘eco-friendly’ aspect of online billing and […]
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Netflix Reports Positive First Quarter Earnings

by Nick Adamson April 23, 2013
The show cost around $100 million dollars to produce and premiered on February 1st of this year. This is a staggering price tag but Netflix claims that they would have spent about the same amount of money creating an online streaming deal with an outside studio. These streaming deals are only getting more pricey and […]

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IDC Survey Reveals Social Media and Facebook Addiction

by Nick Adamson March 29, 2013
A couple of days ago the IDC (International Data Corporation) released a Facebook addiction sponsored survey that examined the activities of smartphone users in an attempt to demonstrate just how important social media has become in peoples every day lives. The online survey was administered for one week earlier this month amongst 7,446 people that […]
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Social Media Wars: Google+ and Facebook Updates!

by Nick Adamson March 28, 2013
  Google+ and Facebook have both announced updates to their social media sites this week. Google+ is now allowing users to use GIFs (fancy acronym for those cool moving images you see everywhere) as profile pictures and even has a link on the Google+ webpage showing users how to make a GIF. Matt Steiner who […]

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YouTube Will Launch Music Subscription Service

by Anna Johnsonon March 6, 2013
Google’s YouTube is planning a new service for music subscription. This new service will not be connected with the Google Play subscription service. The rumor comes from Fortune, but Google did not confirm the news, although the company did release the following message: Google said it doesn’t comment rumors, but it is looking into the benefits […]
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Google Project Glass Video Revealed: What You Can Do With It

by Gizmoration February 20, 2013
The new released Google Project Glass video is showing us what it will be like to use and wear their new and amazing gadget. These internet connected eyeglasses offer features similar to a powerful smartphone like taking pictures, answering and making calls, replying to emails, checking the weather, performing online searches or receiving specific GPS directions. […]
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Crunchies Winners: GitHub Wins Best Startup Overall

by Eric Brownon February 1, 2013
The 6th Crunchies Annual Award Show has ended with TechCrunch, GigaOm and Venture Beat handing out 20 awards to the best startups, founders and venture capitalists. The big winner of the 2012 Crunchies is the GitHub, which is the Best Startup overall. Congratulations to all the winners: Best Technology Achievement (2011 winner: Siri) Mars Curiosity – […]

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Google+ iOS App Available in 48 New Countries and Territories

by Eric Brownon January 18, 2013
Google has released its Google+ iOS app (for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch) for 48 new countries and territories. It was originally launched in July 2011; in one year and a half of existence, Google+ app has reached version 4.2, adding support for iPad, iPhone 5 and iOS 6. Here is the full list of […]
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Facebook Voice Calling Offered Free

by Chris Murphyon January 17, 2013
Facebook just started to test a new feature in its Messenger application that lets users call each other for free anywhere they have a Wi-Fi or cellular data connection. For now it only works with Messenger for iOS, but could roll out to Android users, as well as worldwide, if everything goes well. It is […]

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Email Mark Zuckerberg: It Will Cost You $100

by Matthew Lucason January 11, 2013
Do you want to send Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg a message? Well now you can, but it will cost you $100, since the company is testing a new revenue stream that allows people to pay to get their messages read by the big boss. Facebook announced it would be testing the pay-to-message model on some […]
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100 Social Networking Statistics and Facts for 2012 (INFOGRAPHIC)

by Chris Murphyon January 4, 2013
Each day Facebook users spend 10.5 Billion minutes, about 20,000 years, on this social network, 58% of them return daily, there are added 250 million photos daily and over 500 million likes. Oh…and 1 out of every 7 minutes spent online is spent on…Facebook! Google+ comes in second with 75 million daily users, Linkedin has […]

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Randi Zuckerberg Having a Facebook Freakout Over Photo Going Viral

by Nick Adamson December 29, 2012
Mark Zuckerberg’s sister, Randi, got stymied by Facebook’s privacy policy this week when a photo she posted for her friends was shared publicly over Twitter. Twitter user @cshweitz shared a photo of the Zuckerberg family checking out Poke, the latest mobile app developed by Facebook, early Wednesday. Digital etiquette: always ask permission before posting a […]
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Gmail Voice Calls Remain Free in 2013 for US and Canada

by Matthew Lucason December 27, 2012
If you are a user of free voice calling, Google’s got your back—the search giant said Wednesday that free Google Voice calls via Gmail will be extended through 2013. The Gmail Voice and video chat, available for download from Google, will remain free in the U.S. and Canada through next year, the company said on its official […]

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Instagram Lawsuit Over Terms Of Service “Without Merit”

by Matthew Lucason December 25, 2012
Facebook’s Instagram photo sharing service has been slammed with the first civil class-action lawsuit due to the changed service terms that prompted howls of protest last week. Although Instagram changed almost immediately some of the terms of service, it still kept language indicating “that we may not always identify paid services, sponsored content, or commercial communications as […]
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Can Google Play Beat iTunes and Amazon? (INFOGRAPHIC)

by Eric Brownon December 10, 2012
iTunes and Amazon MP3 have long been crowned as rulers of the online music market. However, Google have released their own version, called Google Play, in the hope of overthrowing them. Does this underdog have what it takes? The social network Google+ is fully integrated with Google Play, so you can share, play and listen […]
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Microsoft Opens Its Own Social Network, Socl, After Beta Testing

by Matthew Lucason December 5, 2012
Microsoft has opened its own social networking site Socl to the general public, whereas before only a small subset of individuals had access as beta testers. The social network is still in beta version, so users need to keep that in mind when using it. Socl initially launched this May this year. It’s a search-meets-social […]

 
 
 
 

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