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Americans Are Worth Twice As Much As Europeans On Facebook

And seven times as much as users from the "rest of the world."<p>Facebook has reported RPU before, and the numbers make sense: the US is its largest and most mature market, it's where Facebook is based, and it's where Facebook tries most of its new ad strategies first.<p>But given that Facebook's users …

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Google Glass app lets you sneak photos with a wink

Developers are just beginning to discover Glass' hidden capabilities<p>A Google Glass developer has created an app that allows you to take a photo using just your eye. The Winky app, currently available through GitHub, lets you power up Glass from standby mode and snap a quick photo. Mike DiGiovanni, …

The world’s cheapest tablet is about to become the world’s cheapest phablet

DataWind, the company behind the $40 tablet, this week finished shipping 100,000 devices to the Indian Institute of Technology. It’s been quite a journey. But DataWind’s founders are already working on the next iteration, called Aakash 3, and it has one significant upgrade: a place to stick a SIM …

Mobile

StubHub iOS app gets price alerts, improved search & more interactive venue maps

The StubHub iOS app was updated today to version 4.3.0 and added more interactive venue maps (now over 1000), price alerts to get notifications for your favorite events, easier account sign up, improved search, and more.<p>The updated StubHub app is available for free on the App Store.<p>What’s New in …

Taking on TV: how Netflix is becoming an original programming powerhouse

Contributors:<p>Share Tweet<p><b>Share</b> Taking on TV: how Netflix is becoming an original programming powerhouse<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>Back in 2011, Netflix took its first steps into a life beyond simply distributing content — it announced two original TV series, <i>Lilyhammer</i> and <i>House</i> …

Is Google Glass Bad for Your Eyes?

Google Glass is capable of some amazing things. Just look at this first crop of videos shot wearing a them. But given how much damage you do to your …

Wander Launches Days App, Looks To Change Your Perspective Of Photo-Sharing Entirely

You’ve likely heard whispers of a company called Wander in the past year. They nabbed $1.2 million, launched out of TechStars, and have since gone relatively quiet.<p>Until today.<p>Today Wander is launching a mobile app called Days, which aims to change the way you think of photo-sharing on every basic …

Acer Iconia A1 crashes the Nexus 7 tablet party

Looks like $169 is the new sweet spot for Android tablets, and bringing the fight to Google’s Nexus 7 is the new Acer Iconia A1. Fronted by a …

Android News

Google Glass Will Soon Also Let iPhone Users Access Navigation And Text Messages

To use text messaging and navigation on Google Glass, users currently have to pair it with an Android phone and install the Glass companion app on their phones. This will change very soon, however, one of the Google representatives in its New York office told me when I picked up my own unit …

Muggers Increasingly Stealing Samsung Phones Instead Of iPhones

As Samsung has grown in popularity with consumers around the world, it's also growing in popularity with muggers.<p>Temple talked to Capt. Joe Garrity of San Francisco's Tenderloin Station.<p>Garrity says that half of the robberies reported are electronics. And half of those robberies are …

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