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The Xbox One Might Let Sony's PS4 Win By Default

Last night, Microsoft dumped a pile of information into our laps about some of the more controversial specifics of the Xbox One. We heard confirmation about its practices for always on, used game resale, and game ownership in general. Some of the highlights:<p>- Your Xbox must check in via the …

Rdio searches for new CEO as Google, Apple intensify streaming music competition

Rdio, one of the leading streaming music services, is said to be hunting for a new chief executive as Google and Apple ramp up competitive efforts. Drew Larner, Rdio's CEO, told <i>Bloomberg</i> in an interview that he'll be stepping down and has begun looking for his replacement. Once found, Larner said …

Griffin Technology

"Want to go wireless without replacing your trusty old headphones? Plug them into iTrip Clip … and your days of cable chaos are numbered."<p>GQ Magazine …

Microsoft Reportedly Preparing To Jump On The Smartwatch Bandwagon

Apple, Google, LG, and Samsung are all reportedly working on wrist-worn computing devices behind closed doors, and it seems like that little club of big companies may soon get another member. If a new report from the Wall Street Journal is to be believed, Microsoft has been in touch with an …

Apple's iPhone Software Has Flaws, And Just Changing The Design Won't Be Enough

If Apple doesn't do more than just superficially update the way iOS looks, it puts itself at risk of seriously falling behind Google's Android.<p>The new iOS look will be "flatter," supposedly abandoning the familiar design style that made the iPhone a multi-billion success. Instead of glossy icons …

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Where Have All The Facebookers Gone? Employee Retention v. Promoting Entrepreneurship

In a 2011 presentation at Startup School, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg made his position on employee retention abundantly clear: if people want to work at startup for a year or two and then pursue a business idea of their own, more power to ‘em. In fact, Zuckerberg said, he’d be …

Apple home to 4 out 5 highest-paid execs in US

It’s well aware that Apple has a lot of money on hand, and all that hard work from the company’s big wigs isn’t going unnoticed. It turns out that …

Galaxy S4 Canada release date set for April 27, pre-orders start today

<i>Samsung revealed today that the Galaxy S4 would become available in Canada starting from April 27. Pre-orders for the device can now be placed at major Canadian carriers.</i><p>The wait for the Galaxy S4 is almost over, at least if you live in North America. Over the weekend, a leaked internal document …

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