Brian Sloane

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Review: Google Chromecast

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.”-Sir Arthur C. Clarke<p>It’s probably the most overused quote in tech writing… which sucks, because I’d really like to use it to describe how I feel about the Chromecast.<p>The Chromecast is deceptively simple: you plug it into your …

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RJMetrics, the Center City business analytics startup, rebrands

Five years since its founding, <b>RJMetrics</b> has a new look.<p>The Center City business analytics firm has a new logo, as well as a new design for its …

Flipboard 2.0 refreshes app's look, now lets everyone run their own magazine (hands-on)

Flipboard announced today that it has 50 million users, and also released a new version of its app that lets every one of them become an editor-in-chief. Flipboard 2.0 is "the most epic release we've ever done," CEO Mike McCue told <i>The Verge</i>, and most of its new features focus on curation: users can …

Announcing Forecast

By Adam Grossman on .<p>We’re extremely excited to announce the launch of Forecast, a new global weather service.<p>About a year ago, we released a little …

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The first apps on my new Mac

I spent my free time over the last week setting up a new Macbook Air. Given my constant experimentation with OS X, I build up a lot of mistakes over …