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Jawbone Releases Android UP App, Makes Wristband Available In European Apple Stores

Jawbone announced today that its app for UP, the company's movement-tracking wristband, is now available for Android on Google Play. The $129 UP was previously only compatible with iOS. The… Read more »

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How To Jailbreak iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 4G on iOS 6.1.3 Using Redsn0w

If you’re an iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS or iPod touch 4G user and accidentally upgraded to iOS 6.1.3 then the good news is that it is still possible to jailbreak… Read more »

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Google Further Highlights Wrongful DMCA Takedowns

As the tsunami of DMCA takedowns sent to Google breaks yet another record, there are signs that the search engine is beginning to make rightsholders who have their requests denied… Read more »

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New York Public Library Blocks The Pirate Bay (and TorrentFreak)

The New York Public Library is a bastion of public information and knowledge. While this may be true "on paper", the library has a surprisingly restrictive Internet filter. The result… Read more »

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Intelligent Ringer Android App Adjusts Volume Based on Ambient Noise

Everyone has gone through the frustrating experience of having their ringer go off too loudly in a meeting or not hearing it all because your phone is in your pocket… Read more »

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Smartphone Madness Game 7: LG Optimus G Pro vs. ZTE Open

If you’re anything like us, Kentucky’s loss in the NIT wasn’t nearly enough to satisfy the Madness in your brain. And while we want to congratulate the Samsung Galaxy Note… Read more »

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Tuck Rule Eliminated By NFL Owners

The tuck rule has been eliminated by NFL owners at winter meetings, though the rule change comes about 11 years too late for the Oakland Raiders. The tuck rule was… Read more »

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Alexis Bledel And Vincent Kartheiser Engaged

Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser are engaged. The two actors met on the set of Mad Men last year, as they played opposite each other in a short arc that… Read more »

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Half of What Online Advertisers Know About You Is Wrong

Considering that they’ve never explicitly asked us about our preferences, it’s a minor miracle of big data that web advertising companies know anything about us at all. But at least… Read more »

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Nerds Rejoice! 'Star Wars' Video Explains March Madness

Fluent in Star Wars, but lost when it comes to March Madness? This brilliant video will get you up to speed in no time. Fresh from the YouTube channel Satire… Read more »

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