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10 Incredible Works of Art Made in Microsoft Excel

While most see Microsoft Excel as endless blank rows and columns, others view it as a platform to bring their artwork to life.<p>Many have managed to …

Myriam Joire AKA tnkgrl Is Out At Pebble

Myriam Joire, evangelist for the wearables company Pebble, has been fired from her position. She was Tech Evangelist at the company and spoke at a number of events, including an event in Amsterdam and another in London this week.<p>“Wow! I just found out that I’m no longer with Pebble,” she said in a …

T-Mobile’s Legere Launches Twitter Storm to Talk Apple SIM (And Poke Rivals)

T-Mobile CEO John Legere launches one-man Twitter storm to discuss the intricacies of the new Apple SIM -- and take a few shots at rival wireless carriers (natch).<p>T-Mobile’s voluble chief executive launched a one-man Twitter storm to discuss the new Apple iPads designed to work on any mobile …

Twitter buys Twitpic’s photo archive to keep it alive

This will be my (@noaheverett) final chapter with Twitpic, and again I want to say thank you for allowing me to be a part of your photo sharing memories for nearly seven years. It has been an honor.<p>For those following at home, Twitpic announced on September 4 that it would be shutting down, before …

The Inside Story Of A $1 Billion Acquisition That Caused Cisco To Divorce Its Closest Partner, EMC

Tech giant EMC said last week that it’s ending its wildly successful joint venture with Cisco, known as VCE.<p>This is the most recent — and most serious — step in the slowly unfolding divorce between the partners.<p>EMC is buying out most of Cisco’s stake of VCE, which combines VMware, EMC, and Cisco …

Italy hopes free public WiFi will help revive its economy

What would you do to stimulate a sluggish economy? Push tourism? Cut taxes? Well, Italy is trying something a little different: free public WiFi. Over 100 legislators have proposed spending €5 million ($6.3 million) over three years to help install gratis hotspots in thousands of locations across …

Apple Watch Is All About Behavior Design, Which Apps Will Get It Right?

“Apple Watch is the most personal device we’ve ever created,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook at the Flint Center last month. He went on to bullet the much-anticipated wearable as “an extremely precise and customizable timepiece… an intimate way to connect and communicate… [and] a comprehensive health and …