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Social media’s impact on TV isn’t that big, new study finds

Social media’s impact on television viewing is small compared to traditional marketing and communications, but it has the potential to grow quickly, according to new findings from a study conducted by the Council for Research Excellence (CRE).<p>The study, “Talking Social TV,” found that only 12 …

Obama Seeks To Free Up Wireless Spectrum (Updated)

<b>Updated after release of White House memorandum and statement from Public Knowledge</b><p>The White House on Friday to announced major new initiatives to free-up wireless spectrum now being used by federal agencies so that it can be reallocated for private sector use, including wireless broadband services.<p>…

Microsoft Waits to Fix Your Software Bugs So the NSA Can Use Them First

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In a move as fiendishly clever as it is galling, Microsoft tells the U.S. government about bugs in …

If PRISM Is Real, Why Are All These Tech Companies Denying Participation?

PRISM is real. Even the U.S. government now acknowledges its existence. The question that remains unanswered, though, is how involved Google, Apple, Yahoo, AOL, Paltalk and Facebook were. These companies are all named as “providers” on the original slides, including the dates the NSA started …

President Obama to take aim at patent trolls with executive actions on Tuesday

President Obama is planning to take executive action against patent trolls, announcing a series of legal moves tomorrow to rein in some of the patent system’s current abuses, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i><i>.</i> The president will reportedly instruct the Patent and Trademark Office to start work on a …

I Was a Cord Cutter … But I Fell Off the Wagon

I was given an ultimatum by my wife several weeks ago. “We really need to talk,” she said emphatically one night. Cue my putting down the iPad in …

Televisions

Cover Story: Daft Punk | Features

The record also marks something of full-circle moment for the disco movement of the 70s, which began as an open-minded, underground scene, became entangled and homogenized by the corporate music industry, and then promptly crashed. Without major money backing it, disco couldn't afford the studio …

How a Bitcoin Transaction Actually Works

At this point, you probably have a working understanding of what bitcoins are (at the very least your handle of bitcoins is like how you can kinda, …

Bitcoin

Can These iPad Apps Teach Your Kid to Code?

The pillars of elementary education in the U.S. — reading, writing, math — have remained the same for a long time. Now another skill set is …

Apps

26 Home Theaters You Wish You Owned

Suddenly your couch seems really inadequate.

After Raising $6.7M For Startups And Winning SEC Approval, AngelList Opens Up Investment Platform To More Companies

In December, AngelList, a service that matches early-stage startups with investors, debuted the ability to allow accredited investors to actually invest in startups on the platform with as little as $1,000. AngelList also partnered with SecondMarket to create an investment vehicle for these …