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AngelList Tests Job Post Charges, For Successful Hires You Pay 10% Salary Or .25% Equity

When AngelList — the network for young startups to find funding and employees — announced a $24 million round of funding last year, it noted that it had already helped 3,000 people find jobs through free listings. Now, it’s experimenting with ways to charge for them.<p>Today, a message has been …

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With private tech companies pulling down billion-dollar-plus valuations with seeming ease, and shares of some newly public tech outfits soaring, talk of a tech bubble is on the rise again. Financial market prognosticators have declared that technology valuations defy logic and that Silicon Valley …

New Apple TV may include a revamped interface, more kinds of content

The current Apple TV is long in the tooth, to put it mildly -- the basic design emerged in 2010, and the 2012 refresh was really about keeping up with the Joneses. However, <i>9to5 Mac</i> claims that there's a substantial update in the pipeline this year. Apple is reportedly "well into testing" a …

Next iPhone could come in two screen sizes: report

Another year, another fresh round of iPhone rumours. This time, sources say larger screens are in the works.<p><b>Another year, another fresh round of</b> …

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Motorola Moto X review (UK version)

Pros<p>Sharp screen, powerful processor, sturdy build, good battery life, touchless control, 4G<p>Cons<p>Over twice the price of the Moto G, no expandable …

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South Korea rules smartphone users can delete Android bloatware

In a move that we can only hope inspires other mobile regulators, the South Korean government has struck a major blow against Android bloatware. <i>Yonhap News</i> reports that Korea's Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MISP) is bringing the hammer down on preinstalled Android apps, introducing …

The Connected Yard: Smart Tech Goes Outside to Play

The Internet of Things keeps adding thingsnow even our kitchen appliances and thermostats are web-connected. Why stop with your home's interior? New outdoor gear is getting smarter, too.

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Apple tops Samsung as world's largest chip buyer in 2013

At $30 billion, Apple tops Samsung in 2013 chip spending, but market dynamics could favor the South Korean giant in 2014.<p>Apple handily outspent Samsung to become the world's largest buyer of chips in 2013, though Samsung's spending surged last year.<p>In a repeat performance of 2012, Apple and Samsung …

Frog’s Chief Creative Officer exits and launches new type of design agency

Advertisement<p>14 Comments<p>Credit: (c) 2012 Pinar Ozger pinar@pinarozger.com<p>Mark Rolston, a twenty-year veteran with design agency Frog, has left the …

With AirWatch, VMware gets phones and tablets and a toehold in Internet of Things

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Maxx-Studio<p>At the very least, VMware’s $1.5 billion buyout of AirWatch proves the company, famous for …