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Plutus Payroll - Recruiter Introductory Drinks

Plutus Payroll would like to invite you to learn how to earn up to $900 just by switching a contractor over to our service.<p>We are the first Payroll …

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Available on Apple Ipad’s and Google Android Tablets<p>This month we are joined by the wonderful DeLores Pressley and guest guide Bob Madison. …<p>Join us …

HTC senior execs resign ahead of smart wearable launch

HTC may be back on its road to recovery thanks to its One (M8) flagship phone, but it's now facing yet another managerial change. According to <i>Bloomberg's</i> Tim Culpan, the phone maker's marketing chief Ben Ho has just resigned, making it a rather short stint since he joined a little over a year and a …

Sympler: Collaborative Music-Video Mashups

Launching initially as a beta product last August, Sympler hit the App Store as a means to help users create 20-second music videos through mashing together a range of content. Since then, the app was iterated and refined, with a new experience and slew of fresh features added to the mix.<p>However, …

Apple's New iMac Is $200 Cheaper

Apple just released a cheaper version of its iMac all-in-one computer, with a $1,099 price tag.<p>That’s $200 less than the previous baseline iMac, but …

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Amazon’s Fire Phone Introduces Firefly, A Feature That Lets You Identify (And Buy!) Things You See In The Real World

With the debut of the Amazon Fire Phone this afternoon, the company introduced a new feature called Firefly, which is largely designed to let you identify — and then, of course, buy — things you see out in the real world. Firefly takes advantage of the smartphone’s camera to let you identify things …

Color for the Colorblind

<b>Kelly Kittell's</b> EnChroma CX Receptor colorblind-correcting sunglasses arrived with the following warning: <i>When first trying on the lens, the unusual</i> …

A Silicon Valley comedy that is almost as strange as the truth

Could there be a better-timed comedy series than HBO’s new <i>Silicon Valley</i>? The tech hotspot has never been hotter. And the opportunities for satire …

Silicon Valley

How Sleep Deprivation Drives The High Failure Rates of Tech Startups

I work in my sleep now. I fall asleep most nights writing and rewriting opening lines and first paragraphs in my head. And every morning before I wake, I am somehow still writing sentences in my head, twisted into my sheets while comparing arguments and searching for counter-arguments that could …

Blog Archive » How Canada will regulate bitcoin

This past week, two sources of information became available indicating how the Canadian government will increase its regulation and oversight of …

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5 ways to build a killer mobile ad experience

As mobile adoption continues to accelerate, perhaps no topic has been more widely debated or examined than how to best monetize mobile apps.<p>In some ways, it’s funny that we’re still trying to develop a standardized mobile ad format that appeals to app developers, advertisers and of course …

ExactTarget, Responsys, meet your newest nemesis: Sailthru, on track for a $50M year & an IPO

You’ve probably never heard of Sailthru. But it knows where you live.<p>In fact, it’s probably sitting inside your inbox.<p>If you pay a little more attention to email newsletters from media companies such as Business Insider and Huffington Post or commerce companies such as Alex and Ani, you will find a …

No more NSA spying? Sorry, Mr Obama, but that's not true

An end to the 'bulk collection' of phone records won't stop the NSA from snooping on us online<p>Last week in the Hague, Barack Obama seemed to have suddenly remembered the oath he swore on his inauguration as president – that stuff about preserving, protecting and defending the constitution of the …

Analyst: Cisco's New $1 Billion Cloud Computing Plan Is Ingenious But Risky

Cisco is calling it the Intercloud.<p>With the Intercloud, Cisco is joining all the other enterprise tech companies who are chasing the cloud market.<p>That's because companies today are using the cloud instead of buying new computers and software for new IT projects. They spent $131 billion in 2013 on …

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Overstock’s Bitcoin Purchases Account For Less Than 1% Of Revenue, But It’s Growing

Since Overstock.com started to accept Bitcoin as a purchase currency, the company has received a good press for its efforts to support the nascent cryptocurrency. Working with Coinbase to process Bitcoin, Overstock.com announced that it crossed the million-dollar sale mark in the currency earlier …

Singapore To Regulate Bitcoin Exchanges

Singapore’s central bank announced today (via BBC) that it will regulate virtual currency intermediaries which operate within the country, including Bitcoin exchanges. This is to address the issue of digital currencies being used potentially for money laundering and terrorist …

Bitcoin “vault” Xapo offers solution to theft and a tiny nest egg upon signup

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom Illustration<p>One of the reason bitcoins get so much attention is because people keep stealing them. Every week …

Why the IRS will tax Bitcoin as property: 90 Seconds on The Verge

This is Adrianne to ground control / I'm stepping off the roof / And I'm falling in the most conspicuous way / And the city lights look different today. For here am I parachuting downward / Far above New York / The cityscape's hue is mostly black and blue.<p><b>Stories of the day:</b><p>IRS rules Bitcoin will …

This week in bitcoin: IRS declares bitcoin is property, price falls below $500

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Nevarpp<p>In this week’s bitcoin review, we recap the first formal U.S. government stance on the …

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