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Pokemon Go Is Driving Insane Amounts of Sales at Small, Local Businesses. Here's How It Works

For $1.19 an hour, you can have more customers than you've ever seen in your life<p>The speed at which Pokemon Go has spread is unprecedented. Less than a week after launch, this augmented reality mobile exploration game has been installed on twice as many phones as Tinder, it has double the …

El Titanic 2 es una realidad y zarpará en el 2016

La majestuosidad del Titanic será recreada para volver a navegar las mismas aguas del Atlántico en el año 2016. El Titanic 2 será una réplica exacta, …

George Zimmerman and Weaponized Racism

Bigotry alone didn't kill Trayvon Martin. 'It's the guns, stupid,' says one advocate<p>In the aftermath of George Zimmerman's acquittal for slaying …

Guns

Jahar's World

He was a charming kid with a bright future. But no one saw the pain he was hiding or the monster he would become.<p><i>Our hearts go out to the victims of</i> …

Boston Marathon Bombing

Zoomdata grabs $4.1M to hold its own in next-generation BI world

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Business-intelligence applications are getting easier to use, and others are becoming more capable of taking in data from …

Big Data

The iPhone’s ‘Marimba’ Ringtone Has Been Made Into A Music Video

Nope, that’s not your iPhone ringing, it’s just a music video.<p>Hollywood-based band Mars Argo turned Apple’s iconic ‘Marimba’ ringtone into a hook for their new music video, “Don’t Call Me.” Whether you prefer the band’s musical stylings or not, you have to admit it’s a pretty neat idea for a …

iOS

Video On Instagram Is Already A Smashing Success, And Here’s Why Clips Are 15 Seconds Long

Instagram added support for sharing 15-second video clips yesterday, and the feature has been available in the App Store and Google Play for a little over 24 hours. Twitter’s Vine app is already a pretty established video sharing network with 13 million+ users, so you would think that Instagram has …

Social Media

How APIs Help Us Comprehend The Infinite Concept Of Data

Data is like oil. It only has a future value just sitting in a big pool. “Pure data,” as my fellow panelists said Friday night at API Days, has not proven to have much market play.<p>I agreed with them but it’s the wrong way to look at the matter. More so, it’s about how the data is processed and …

Distrito Global

A Comparative Review – 28 Days with the Fitbit One, Jawbone UP, Nike+ FuelBand, and BodyMedia LINK | Get Grok | Shyam Patel

Wearable tech, activity monitors/trackers, health and fitness gadgets – call them what you will, there is a burgeoning market for these types of …

Kim Dotcom lambasts 'largest data massacre in the history of the internet'

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom has attacked the internet-hosting company LeaseWeb after it wiped data from 630 servers that were used by his online …

Cut Copy estrenan la canción "Explorers" en vivo

El pasado 6 de junio, los australianos <b>Cut Copy</b> se presentaron en la ciudad de Charlottesville, VA, previo a su participación en el festival <b>Governors</b> …

Apple announces line-up for its iTunes Festival in London this September

In a dose of semi-tech related news (which will be of particular interest to music fans and UK-based readers) Apple has announced the line-up for its iTunes Festival in London this coming September.<p>The 60-plus acts slated to take part in the month-long string of gigs at The Roundhouse include …

Geckoboard Launches iOS App To Helps Businesses Track Key Data

Geckoboard, a company which provides businesses with virtual dashboards for tracking data and real-time analytics on the Web, is launching an iOS app today to help its users stay connected on the move.<p>Just like its browser-based incarnation, the Geckoboard app is completely customizable and …

Google Debuts Two-Week Online Mapping Course

Google on Tuesday announced a new online mapping course to teach users how to best leverage Google Maps, Maps Engine Lite, and Google Earth. Mapping with Google will be offered from June 10 to June 24, though as a self-paced offering, allowing you to take your time learning the ins and outs of the …

Breakbot le da un giro house a uno de lo nuevos hits de Phoenix

Portada del remix.<p>La disquera <b>Ed Banger Records</b> estrenó hoy a través de Thump un <i>remix</i> a cargo de <b>Breakbot</b>, productor compatriota de <b>Phoenix</b>, a la …

La ciudad de Frente

Ranking Doritos’ “Crash the Super Bowl” Finalists

Doritos’ seventh annual Crash the Super Bowl contest is upon us. Here are the five finalists, and what they each bring to the table.<p>Once again, Doritos is crowdsourcing perhaps the biggest advertising opportunity of the year with its annual Crash the Super Bowl contest. The five finalists for this …

Come como si no hubiera mañana

Cinco restaurantes que ofrecen buffets en el DF.

Frase del día

"Si formas parte del 1% más afortunado de la humanidad, le debes algo al 99% restante"<p>" Warren Buffett, CEO del fondo Berkshire Hathaway "

The New #1 Tourist Destination in the World? It's Bangkok

But New York still earns the most money from foreign tourists -- and Tokyo earns the most per tourist, by a long ways<p>Bangkok -- already home to the world's two most-photographed locations on Instagram -- is now the most visited city in the world by international tourists, according to the new …

Houston Is Unstoppable: Why Texas' Juggernaut Is America's #1 Job Creator

Houston is blessed by topography and geography. But the city's recent success is really a masterclass in learning from history.<p>Texas is killing it.<p>It dominated the recession, crushed the recovery, and in a new analysis of jobs recovered since the downturn, its largest city stands apart as the most …

La ciudad de Frente

El Financiero

16:31 PM<p>Los productores de maíz desmienten que el incremento en el precio de la tortilla derive de un aumento al costo de su producto y aseguran que …

Atoms for Peace comparten un vistazo a sus ensayos

El 6 de julio comenzará la gira 2013 de <b>Atoms for Peace</b>, con un concierto en el <b>Zenith</b> de París, Francia, y continuará por el continente europeo …

What Would Square’s Jack Dorsey Do?

New Relic CEO Lew Cirne asked himself a question upon embarking on developing a new startup inside the company he co-founded. He wondered: “How would Jack Dorsey do it?” Dorsey started Twitter and then Square. He is now Twitter’s chairman and runs Square, too. He innovates arguably more than any …