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Databases

Indian Startup Stories

Letters: Some home truths about working away from the office

Technology has dissolved the tie between work and workplace (Report, 2 March); knowledge work is substantially "where you are". Employers now widely …

Why Online Gaming Is humanipo Friv

Spend Free Time at humanipo Friv Games<p>Literally there is great number of thing that may occupy your when you have a lot of free time. Of course you …

Why a billion-dollar Yahoo bid for Tumblr might still miss

When Marisssa Mayer took the CEO job at Yahoo, the consensus – and I shared this belief – was that she instantly made Yahoo relevant again. In the subsequent 10 months, much has vindicated that assessment as the stock has risen 70 per cent, Yahoo has acquired a bunch of small startups, and the …

Slickwraps Skins for Apple Gear and More: $50 Credit for Only $25! [Deals]

If you are the type who loves having your electronics gear stick out from the crowd, then the following Slickwraps deal is just for you. This 50% off …

Fitbit updates its Android app to support the Galaxy S4, says greater compatibility is incoming

Fitbit has made no bones in the past about how difficult it has been to integrate low-power Bluetooth integration with select Android phones. At …

Top Canadian stories from the past week, plus other news from around the web

Below are the top Canadian mobile stories from the past incredibly busy 7 days (BlackBerry Live, Google I/O, Samsung GS4 milestones, and Nokia’s new …

Yahoo buys startup Tumblr for $1-billion

Marissa Mayer, the new chief executive of Yahoo Inc., has made her first big bet to jump-start growth at the stalled web portal company with the purchase of New York start-up Tumblr, according to two people familiar with the transaction.<p>One of these people put the price of the acquisition at "more …

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Review

Despite tepid successes with a few short-lived products, many Android OEMs have not been able to translate smartphone successes to the tablet market. …

The Weather Network iOS App Surpasses 7 Million Downloads

The Weather Network has announced its iPhone and iPad weather apps have surpassed 7 million downloads and says it is one of the few Canadian-owned …

Apps

Samsung Galaxy SIII Android 4.2.2 firmware leaks online, packs Galaxy S4 features

Samsung promised that they’ll be bringing some of the features in the Galaxy S4 to the previous flagship Galaxy S III. <i>SamMobile</i> has leaked firmware …

Yahoo buys Tumblr for $1.1 billion, promises not to mess with a good thing

Yahoo! and its board have approved a cash-only deal to purchase Tumblr for $1.1 billion. The bigger-than-Instagram deal is significant not only for …

Apple Rumoured to Test 1.5-inch OLED Display for Smart Watch

A couple new reports claim Apple has already sent a trial batch of iWatches to Foxconn, as highlighted by <i>Macotakara</i>. The Japanese blog points to …

Xbox launch Tuesday highly anticipated

It's almost time for a new Xbox.<p>Eight years have passed since Microsoft unveiled the Xbox 360, double the amount of time between the original Xbox …

Why Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s $59-million CEO, is worth it

Marissa Mayer stands to be $59-million richer in just a few short years under the compensation package Yahoo Inc. put together last summer when offering her the CEO position.<p>That shouldn't come as a big surprise. After several years of stagnation, CEOs are back to scoring big pay increases. In …

Yahoo Officially Acquires Tumblr, Promises “Not to Screw it Up”

After hearing about the acquisition details well in advance, Yahoo has officially acquired Tumblr for a $1.1 billion cash deal. Marisa Mayer, CEO of …

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MacBook Orders Expected To Grow By 20% During Q2 2013 [DigiTimes]

Last month, <i>DigiTimes</i> reported through its anonymous sources inside the upstream supply chain that MacBook shipments are expected to increase 10% …

Apple

TalkTo Text-to-Business for iPhone Adds Improved Search Interface

TalkTo is a free service that launched in Canada back in February. It allows iPhone users to text their questions to any business and receive a …

Apps

Asymco: Apple Has Set A New Record For ‘Revenue Per Store Visitor’

According to <i>Asymco’s Horace Dediu</i>, Apple has set a new record for ‘revenue per store visitor’ during the first quarter of 2013. The mobile analyst …

Rugged Samsung Galaxy S4 Active surfaces online, both in pictures and video

Samsung has been a long time fan of launching rugged handsets. We’ve seen the Galaxy Rugby II and recently the Rugby LTE become available on various …

Tumblr for iOS Updated with New Post Type Chooser

Earlier today Yahoo confirmed it had acquired blogging platform Tumblr for a $1.1 billion cash deal. Now, Tumblr has released an update to its iOS …

iOS Apps

Maluuba adds popular sports and TV show information to its Android and Windows Phone 8 apps

Maluuba came out of nowhere last year to show up both Siri and Google Now at their own natural language game. The idea was simple: input a semantic …

Anteater's birth in female-only pen stumps zoo staff

Confused Connecticut conservation officers are wondering how a female anteater, who has given birth at the centre, conceived without a male in the …

iPhone 6 Concept Envisions HD Display, LED Notifications, Wireless Charging

If you’re into iPhone concept videos, Ran Avni and Uygar Kaya released a new video this morning showcasing an ‘iPhone 6’ with a whole bevy of …