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Not Into The Hearts? Twitter Appears To Be Testing Multi-Emoji Reactions

Yes, the fav turned into a like. The star turned into a heart. Some tweeters were not very happy about this change even though Twitter said engagement was just fine — increased among new users, in fact.<p>Today, we’ve learned that Twitter, which tests many things all of the time, is letting folks play …

Facebook now surfacing public profile information in mobile Google searches

Google has brokered a partnership with Facebook to make the social network's mobile app more search-friendly, according to a report from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> today. When searching for information on Google through an Android mobile device, you'll now be able to find Facebook deep links that take …

Hyundai and Kia vehicles to gain Android-based navigation systems by end of 2013 - Pocket-lint

Car makers Hyundai and Kia (32.8 per cent owned by the Hyundai Motor Company) will become the first to incorporate Android into their in-car …

Microsoft fires back at Apple: iWork is ‘watered down,’ and the iPad isn’t a ‘work’ machine

Apple’s full-frontal assault on Microsoft yesterday didn’t go unnoticed by the folks in Redmond.<p>During its iPad event yesterday, Apple went out of its way to not only attack devices like the Surface but also go after the company’s approach to operating system upgrades and productivity …

Twitter will now let you opt-in to receive DMs from people you don't follow

If you're active on Twitter, you're familiar with the following scenario: someone you follow sends you a DM, but your efforts to reply are stymied by their stubborn insistence not to follow back (which we're sure is entirely their loss). But the old Twitter ways are changing; now, users can opt-in …

5 Ways Email Makes Your Employees Miserable

It can sound like a gentle wave, an eager ding, or perhaps a vibration on our phone felt from a pocket. It’s email, and regardless of how much we talk about the future of work and collaboration, we cannot ignore this blaring reality of all employee lives. Email keeps us handcuffed to our phones and …

IBM Smarter Planet Voice: New Tech Will Change The Way Cities And Businesses Solve Problems http://onforb.es/1clyBxU Cognitive systems will augment human capabilities. They will be able to find patterns in vast quantities of diverse data and reason about those patterns. These new capabilities promise to help city managers, businesses and individual citizens become more successful.

The 10 Skills Employers Most Want In 20-Something Employees

Are you able to work effectively in a team? That’s the skill employers most want when they are recruiting new college grads. The next most important skill: ability to make decisions and solve problems.<p>The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) a Bethlehem, Pa. non-profit group that …

Flipboard for Android review: Beautify your RSS and social feeds - CNET

<b>The Good</b> <b>Flipboard</b> is a great way to read RSS feeds and connect with social networks, providing a magazine-style layout you can flip through with a swipe of your finger. My Magazines feature adds even more personal touch.<p><b>The Bad</b> Flipboard, while beautiful, is not efficient for getting through …

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The DRM dilemma facing the open web

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Most of us are pretty used to certain freedoms granted by the open web. Just as you can send a link for any webpage or service …

Bank reform plans could open up text message payments

The Government has unveiled plans to radically reform the UK’s bank payment system.<p>The Government has outlined plans to reform the UK’s bank payment system, which could lead to people being able pay their friends by text message.<p>Sajid Javid, the new Financial Secretary to the Treasury, announced …

6 of the best, boldest uses of Vine in marketing: http://f-st.co/z2KALCm (This is how you promote your business in 6 seconds.)

Look out Google: Disconnect says its no-track search tool is taking off

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Disconnect, a startup co-founded by a former Google(s goog) engineer, is fast becoming a darling of privacy advocates — and a …

15 fun Google Easter eggs

Google is used by millions of people to navigate the web every day, but how many of us really put it through its paces? The Telegraph digs out a few of the search engine's hidden gems.<p>1. Calculator<p>Google's calculator function is far more powerful than most people realise. As well as doing basic …

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Amazon's Fire OS 3.0 'Mojito' arrives just in time for those new tablets

New hardware without a software refresh? Don't make Jeff Bezos laugh. Today's arrival of three new slates also marks the unveiling of the company's latest tablet operating system. And this time, it even has a name. See, Amazon's been using "Fire OS" internally to describe the software powering its …

Spliffs and butts

IN 1952, Donald Macintosh Johnson, later the Conservative MP for Carlisle, published a study entitled “Indian Hemp: A Social Menace”. Even small …