Jeffrey Hagedon

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Shazam makes the jump to the desktop with new OS X app

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>What’s that song? Just ask your Mac: Music recognition specialist Shazam launched an OS X app Thursday that automatically …

Tracking the rumor that just won't die: The Facebook phone

Facebook executives love to do verbal tap dances around the idea of a phone. It's been going on for years: reports, denials, reports, denials. And now, just two months after a categorical denial from CEO Mark Zuckerberg himself, it seems that at its event next week, Facebook may well go ahead and …

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Facebook Adds Threaded Conversations And Page Replies To Comments

Facebook has announced that it is rolling out an updated commenting system that it says will “improve conversations”. Beginning today, the social network says that users will not only be able to reply directly to comments left on someone’s Page content, but also start threaded conversations.<p>The …

eBay Experiments With A New Way To Get You To Sell Your Junk

The latest, a program called Sell It Forward, literally has people mailing it in. Customers sign up on a website; have a bag with postage prepaid sent to them; and mail in clothes, shoes, and handbags. eBay's partner in the program, the San Francisco Bay Area branch of nonprofit Goodwill …

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, …

T-Mobile's iPhone 5 is AT&T's iPhone 5, But It's Not

T-Mobile’s new iPhone 5 – which is launching on the “uncarrier’s” network on April 12th – is the same model of the iPhone 5 that AT&T customers currently enjoy, except that it will be newer and feature AWS (or Advanced Wireless Services), a newer set of frequencies that T-Mobile is using for its …

Google Chrome update brings better spell-checking and some bug fixes

The latest Google Chrome update on the stable release channel reached version 26, with the most important change it brings being the improved spell-checker.<p>Namely, the “Ask Google for suggestions” feature has been significantly improved, as it now offers spelling suggestions, whether we’re talking …

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Flipboard Updated with 'Magazines', Notifications, Etsy Integration and More

<i>Flipboard</i> today upgraded its app to version 2.0, adding a Pinterest Pinboard-like "Magazine" feature, search, notifications, Etsy integration and more.<p>In an interview with <i>Mashable</i>, Flipboard CTO Eric Feng said that the update was "the most ambitious thing the company has ever done." Previously, …

Yahoo sale makes UK schoolboy millionaire

A British schoolboy's hobby has turned him into one of the youngest self-made multi-millionaires in the world.<p>Yahoo! announced on Monday that Nick D'Aloisio, 17, had sold his news-condensing mobile app Summly to the US tech giant for an undisclosed sum, reported to be £20m ($30m).<p><b>"It was</b> …

Apple Working on 4K 'Ultra HD' Television Set for Late 2013 or Early 2014 Launch?

Apple's rumored television set project has a long history of claims from various sources, and while the "iWatch" has taken on a more prominent place in the rumor mill in recent months, an Apple television continues to be on the radar of a number of industry watchers.<p><i>Digitimes</i> now reports on word …

First Google Glass wearers to be invited over next few days

The first Google Glass high-tech specs are about to start appearing on competition-winning faces. In an official blog post, the big G reveals that …