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Re/code on TV: 'Manterrupting,' Ellen Pao and Apple's New TV Service

Talking top tech topics on the tube.<p>No matter where in the world we are, <b>Re/code</b> staffers are always happy to take a few minutes to chat about events of the day on the idiot box.<p>Walt Mossberg took time out of his busy schedule in China this week to visit CNBC to talk about what it means that Sony is …

61 Key Social Media Metrics, Defined

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer Blog.</i><p>Of all the hundreds of social media acronyms and abbreviations out there, I think “KPI” has confounded me the most.<p>I think it’s because the phrase “key performance indicator” always sounds like something you need to be wearing a suit in front of a …

How to Back Up Your iPhone to iTunes on Your Computer

There are two ways to back up your iPhone. You can back up your iPhone to iCloud or back up your iPhone to iTunes. I like to have copies of both. An iCloud backup is kept in the cloud, while an iTunes backup is kept on your computer. You don’t need an internet connection to back up your iPhone to …

Why Sephora’s Digital Boss Joined Stitch Fix, the Personal Stylist Startup That's Growing Like Mad

Bornstein is joining a four-year-old startup that sources say will do more than $200 million in revenue this year.<p>Talk to investors and retail industry execs and they will tell you that Sephora CMO and Chief Digital Officer Julie Bornstein has had her choice of new job opportunities over the last …

Need A Security Expert? Hire A Coder

<i>Peleus Uhley is lead security strategist at Adobe</i><p>As security moves more increasingly into the national spotlight, the need for security engineers and experts has never been greater. For those interested in security researcher positions, my best advice is to never stop coding. This is true whether …

SPARK And Google Created An App That Highlights The History Women Made Right Beneath Your Feet

With some help from Google, a group of women are changing history by spotlighting <i>her</i>story.<p>The SPARK Movement has partnered with Google to create a smartphone app called "Women On The Map" that alerts users when they're near places where women made history. SPARK, which stands for Sexualization …

Tech Momentum Differs From 1.0 Bubble And Won't Stop Soon

Tech bubble, tech momentum, tech revolution — no matter what you call it, all signals point upward at least for now. How long will this cycle last? How sustainable is it? How’s it different from the dotcom bubble of a decade ago?<p>These questions are being explored by leaders in the tech innovation …

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‘Hey Siri’ in iOS 8.3 allows for automatic speakerphone calls

Apple has made a small, but helpful, change in the way that iOS 8.3 can make phone calls via Siri. With the launch of iOS 8.0 last fall, Apple added a feature to Siri that allows users to activate the service hands-free by saying the phrase “Hey Siri” if the phone is plugged into power. However, if …

iOS 8.3 includes settings to download free apps and iTunes content without requiring a password

A reader has spotted that iOS 8.3 includes some new configuration options for password entry in the iTunes and App Store. Labelled as ‘Password Settings’, the new view allows users to configure how frequently Apple should ask for the user’s iTunes Store password for purchases. This includes …