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Photovine: A Flipboard-Like iOS app for Your Photos

Remember Slide, that social technology company acquired by Google way back in 2010? No? Well, just to jog your memory, one of the first products to emerge from that acquisition was an iOS (yup) app called Photovine, which rolled out in July 2011.<p>In the build up to launch, Slide had been teasing the …

Microsoft responds to Windows 8 criticism, defends upcoming changes as 'a good thing'

Windows 8 has had its share of detractors since its launch, and today Microsoft's vice president of corporate communications responded to recent reports that paint the operating system as a failure. In a blog post Frank X. Shaw points to two pieces in particular — one by the <i>Financial Times</i> and the …

What Was Your First Email Address?

Bonus points for superfluous underscores.<p>Here are a few choice ones from around the office:<p>"<b>NG_alvz@hotmail.com</b> (NG stood for nerd girl, of course). Even more embarrassingly, my first choice was <b>allymchappymeal@hotmail.com</b>, but I decided against it as underscores were cooler. "<p>"<b>doceanski@aol.com</b>. d …

Plants vs. Zombies Adventures will launch on Facebook May 20

<i>Plants vs. Zombies Adventures</i> will end its beta and launch for everyone on Facebook May 20, developer PopCap announced on the game's Facebook page.<p>Today at 6 p.m. ET, PopCap will post a link to the official page that will grant early access to play <i>Plants vs. Zombies Adventures</i> for the first 500 …

Java Pioneer Chris Melissinos on How Video Games Are Changing The Future Of Our World

The Experience Music Project and Science Fiction Museum in Seattle has been hosting The Art of Video Games Smithsonian exhibit since February 16. I caught up with the exhibit’s curator, Chris Melissinos during the final week of the exhibit, which closes May 13. The debate over whether video games …