Karyn Daniel

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Meet The Dread Pirate Roberts, The Man Behind Booming Black Market Drug Website Silk Road

An entrepreneur as professionally careful as the Dread Pirate Roberts doesn’t trust instant messaging services. Forget phones or Skype. At one point during our eight-month preinterview courtship, I offer to meet him at an undisclosed location outside the United States. “Meeting in person is out of …

Microsoft’s Surface Tablets ‘Officially a Flop’

Lots more bad news for Microsoft and their Surface tablets this week. Microsoft’s most recent financial results filing (for their fiscal year that ended June 30 of this year) show a total of $853 million in revenue from Surface sales – which some are saying is less than they’ve spent on marketing …

5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Brain

5 Questions to Ask at Your Next Doctor's Appointment

You expect your dermatologist to check your body for suspicious moles, but you probably don't expect her to be the first to catch a potentially …

Breast Cancer

We've Got Your RSS Covered! Save Your Google Reader Feeds Now

We’ve Got Your RSS Covered! Save Your Google Reader Feeds Now<p>Inside Flipboard / March 14, 2013<p>Today, Google announced it’s going to retire Google …

Apple application to trademark iPad Mini denied

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has denied Apple's bid to trademark the term "iPad Mini," contending that "mini" is "merely descriptive" of goods or services sold in miniature form.<p>In a letter sent to Apple in January but only recently published, the USPTO reviewer denied Apple's application …

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Why we love the iPhone 5!

We here at Android Authority have just had an epiphany. We have finally realized that we do like the iPhone 5, why? you might ask.<p>Because it’s fun to break!<p>Happy April Fools’ Day<p>from your friends at Android Authority

BlackBerry 7 Destined for Emerging Markets

Just because BlackBerry bet its future on the next generation BlackBerry 10 operating system doesn’t mean it’s ready to abandon its predecessor, …

US Trademark Office says the “mini” in iPad mini is “merely descriptive”

Apple has until July 24 to modify its trademark application and resubmit.<p>Apple's application for the "iPad mini" trademark must be more descriptive …

Apple Is Preparing Such Big Changes To The iPhone Software That Engineers Are Using Special Filters To Hide Their Screens

He says the "word on the street" is that engineers inside Apple who are authorized to carry around new iPhones have a filter on their screen so that the side viewing angles are diminished. (Think about one of those filters people put on their desktop screens at work.)<p>The filter on the iPhone screen …

AT&T to Launch ‘HD Voice’ Support for iPhone 5 and Other Smartphones Later This Year

- Apr 2, 2013<p>Alongside T-Mobile’s announcement that they will finally begin offering the iPhone with their new no-contract plans, T-Mobile also …

AT&T: Sorry T-Mo, we’ll offer iPhone 5 HD Voice this year too

AT&T will enable HD Voice for the iPhone 5 later in 2013, slamming T-Mobile USA’s exclusive on the high-quality voice call system in the process, …

Samsung Galaxy S 4 isn't even out yet, but it might have been rooted already (update: or not)

We might have spent a few hours toying with Samsung's new mobile hardware, but some tinkerers over at <i>XDA-Developers</i> claim have had enough time to root the Galaxy S 4, already. This means those (very) early adopters might be able to peruse the inner workings as soon as it arrives on store shelves. …

Flurry says mid-sized phones rule and phablets are a fad

Flurry is a company that keeps its eye on the pulse of the mobile world. The company says that it now detects about 1 billion smartphones and tablets …

Wacom releases Bamboo Stylus mini, cute is now in

Wacom makes some pretty great drawing tablets, but they also make several different types of capacitive styli. The company’s newest addition to its …

Apple’s Next Two iPhones Reportedly ‘Already Designed’ Under Steve Jobs’ Supervision

- Apr 2, 2013<p>Those of you that may be concerned about the future of the iPhone now that Steve Jobs is no longer at the helm may yet have something to …

Apple Ramping Up Production For Next iPhone Beginning In Q2, WSJ Reports

Apple is looking to start production of a new iPhone of “similar” design to the current one during the second quarter of 2013, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. The production ramp-up is designed to set the stage for a summer launch of a new flagship iPhone, the report claims, …

Leopard Winter 2013 Outfits for Women by Stylish Eve

Leopard is a favorite not only for its eye-catching look and unchallenged style but also because it’s a cat you can take almost anywhere. Scroll …

Michael Walsh Appraiser

iPhone 5S to launch June 20, go on sale July, claims report

Apple will unveil its next iPhone on June 20 and kick off sales in July. At least, that's the claim from Japanese Mac enthusiast site MacFan.<p>Marking its 20th anniversary as a Mac-oriented Web site, MacFan suggests that the next-generation iPhone will take the stage at a Apple event on Thursday, …

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iOS ups lead over Android among business users, Citrix says

iOS continues to be the preferred mobile platform in the business world, at least according to a recent report from Citrix.<p>Looking specifically at business customers who use its cloud-based management software, Citrix found that iOS was No. 1 with 58 percent adoption in last year's fourth quarter. …

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BlackBerry Z10 gets updated Facebook, Twitter apps

The smartphone's launch has prompted a refresh of Blackberry 10 Facebook and Twitter apps.<p>Buyers of the new BlackBerry Z10 phone will find updated versions of both its Facebook and Twitter apps.<p>As detailed in a BlackBerry blog yesterday, Facebook 10.0.1 offers the following features:<p>Friends Nearby: …

US Cellular Samsung GALAXY S 4 pre-orders begin April 16

Hot on the heels of AT&T announcing their pre-orders for the Samsung GALAXY S 4, US Cellular is announcing that they’ll be opening up pre-orders for …

Mobile computing pioneer Alan Kay not a fan of the iPad

Apple’s iPad may get outsold by Android tablets this year; according to mobile computing pioneer Alan Kay, the iPad isn’t even that impressive. Kay recently spoke at a Churchill Club event in Silicon Valley and shared his thoughts on Apple’s tablet. Here are a few of his choice words:<p>“The iPad’s …

Apple ‘Pushing Hard’ for Summer Release of New ‘iRadio’ Music Streaming Service

- Mar 29, 2013<p>We’ve heard a lot of reports about Apple’s rumored streaming radio service lately – and many of those reports have come from credible …

Tracking the rumor that just won't die: The Facebook phone

Facebook executives love to do verbal tap dances around the idea of a phone. It's been going on for years: reports, denials, reports, denials. And now, just two months after a categorical denial from CEO Mark Zuckerberg himself, it seems that at its event next week, Facebook may well go ahead and …

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