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With Site Ai, Automated Insights Provides A Cliffs Notes Version Of Your Web Analytics

Automated Insights, a startup that translates raw data into plain English, is launching a new product that could make analytics data a lot more accessible.<p>The new product, called Site Ai, pulls data from existing systems (it started with Google Analytics and Clicky, and the company is currently …

Yahoo Buys Tumblr and Promises “Not to Screw It Up”

You already know all the details, but here’s the official word from Yahoo on its $1.1 billion Tumblr deal. Note the touches of Tumblr-like whimsy in …

Apple removes Bang With Friends from App Store

No more knocking boots with your Facebook friends, iPhone users. Apple has removed the salaciously titled Bang With Friends iPhone application from its App Store.<p>Bang With Friends, which was going by "BWF Official" on Apple's App Store, arrived on mobile devices last week. The hookup service, first …

Almost Flat: The Future of iOS Design?

‘Completely flat’, ‘like Android’, ‘Microsoft-flat’ etc., etc., etc. The talk about how Apple are going to ‘flatten out’ their UI style has set the …

Tesla could raise $830M through new offering, including $100M from CEO

Electric car maker Tesla announced on Wednesday that it could raise another $830 million in a combination of a new stock offering, and newly issued …

Foursquare unveils redesigned Windows Phone 8 app, to come preloaded on select Lumia devices

24 hours after Hulu Plus finally made its debut on Windows Phone 8, Microsoft's users have another reason to be excited: Foursquare just unveiled a brand new app for the platform. Designed from the ground up in close collaboration with Microsoft and Nokia, the latest iteration of Foursquare has …

Nokia Teaser Site Unveils New Flagship Lumia 928 Smartphone

Nokia has released a teaser site for its upcoming Lumia 928 flagship smartphone running on the Windows Phone 8 mobile operating system.<p>The webpage, spotted by Engadget, contains only a single image which doesn’t confirm the name of the device – although it can be seen in the URL – or any of its …

Dropbox Announces Its First Developer Conference, The Invite-Only DBX On July 9th In SF

Dropbox doesn’t want to be a storage service. It wants to be the data layer uniting your information on all apps. To get more apps and enterprises integrated with its platform, today it announced DBX, the six year-old startup’s first developer conference. To be held July 9th at San Francisco, you …

Hulu Plus Hits Windows Phone

It has been a long time coming, but Hulu Plus has finally arrived for Windows Phone 8 users.<p>Founded in 2007, Hulu is a US-only online TV service that helps users discover premium content from around the world. Its ownership is shared between Hulu, NBCUniversal, News Corporation and The Walt Disney …

Windows Phone Boss Terry Myerson on Microsoft’s Challenges, Android’s Messiness

Windows Phone head Terry Myerson is happy to talk about the limitations of his rivals.<p>From Microsoft’s way of thinking, the iPhone is too closed, and …

Jony Ive paints a fresh, yet familiar, look for iOS 7

According to multiple people who have either seen or have been briefed on the upcoming iOS 7, the operating system sports a redesigned user-interface that will be attractive to new iOS users, but potentially unsettling for those who are long-accustomed to the platform…<p>The new interface is said to …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

Meet the design guru trying to make Windows Phone relevant

You might not know who Albert Shum is, but it's a pretty good bet you know some of the products he helped design.<p>He was among the group of designers working in Nike's famed Innovation Kitchen that created the earliest prototypes that would ultimately become its Nike+ performance monitoring product …

Windows Phone

Apple Is Preparing Such Big Changes To The iPhone Software That Engineers Are Using Special Filters To Hide Their Screens

He says the "word on the street" is that engineers inside Apple who are authorized to carry around new iPhones have a filter on their screen so that the side viewing angles are diminished. (Think about one of those filters people put on their desktop screens at work.)<p>The filter on the iPhone screen …

Ex-Windows Phone GM joins the Amazon team

Amazon has just hired the ex-General Manager of Windows Phone to work on a “secret” project. Charlie Kindel left Microsoft back in August of 2011 …

Report: ‘Phablets’ a Fad – Mid-Sized Smartphones Get the Most Use

- Apr 1, 2013<p>A new report released by Flurry Analytics takes a look at screen sizes and form factors in the mobile device market and finds that …

Windows Phone 8 update to activate FM radios, enable double-tap to wake Lumia 920

Microsoft is currently preparing a new Windows Phone 8 update, <i>The Verge</i> has learned. Sources familiar with Microsoft's plans have revealed that the software maker plans to support FM radio hardware in its latest update, returning a hardware feature that the company dropped with its latest mobile …

Everybody’s a Curator: Flipboard’s Mike McCue Talks About New Version of Social Magazine

There’s no doubt that the highly-valued Flipboard has been at the forefront of social publishing.<p>With its popular app for the Apple iPhone and iPads, …

Digitimes says Apple is working on a 4K TV for either later this year or early next year

According to <i>Digitimes</i>, Apple is planning on launching a TV set either later this year or in early 2014. The site, which has a mixed track record, says that the display is of 4K resolution. Specifically, the report calls for a 3840 x 2160 panel in the TV. While the site says Apple could be working …