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Apple shuts down analytics company Topsy two years after its acquisition

Almost two years ago to date, Apple acquired a Topsy Labs, an analytics company that made various products that searched and drew data from conversations happening on services like Twitter. Now, Apple has shut down the service according to a tweet from Topsy.<p>“We’ve searched our last tweet,” Topsy …

Facebook quietly launches desktop-only Yelp competitor

With little fanfare, a new Facebook feature has emerged.<p>The desktop-only feature called Facebook Professional Services lets users find reviews and …

'Strictly Come Dancing': Ola Jordan's 'Fix' Claims 'To Be Investigated By BBC'

The BBC are looking into claims made by Ola Jordan that ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ is fixed, according to reports.<p><b>READ MORE:</b><p>Kristina Weighs In On …

Strictly Come Dancing

'A very very special woman': Vanessa Redgrave on Angela Merkel

The actor Vanessa Redgrave has hailed Angela Merkel as a hero and the only world leader to grasp the gravity of the “refugee emergency” affecting Europe.<p>While Merkel faces growing opposition to her stance on migrants in her own party, Redgrave, who has spent her life and fortune supporting leftwing …

4 Tips for Wearing the Pajama Trend to Work

The second they hit the runways, pajamas instantly became the one thing I wanted (well, <i>needed</i>) to add to my fall wardrobe. Perhaps it's my love for anything wide-leg and button-down, or the allure of wearing the most comfy separates all day long, but one thing was immediately true: I knew I had to …

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Apple plans to ramp up smart-home competition with Google, reports say

Apple is planning to launch a platform for "smart home" devices at its Worldwide Developer Conference next week that will ramp up its competition with Google, which has bought the Nest thermostat company and is considering buying another home business, according to reports.<p>The FT reports that Apple …