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Amazon Announces New I/O-Optimized Instances With SSD Storage For EC2

At Amazon’s re:Invent developer conference in Las Vegas, the company’s CTO Werner Vogels announced a new instance type for applications that need high I/O performance. As Vogels noted, the company’s customers have long asked for instances with higher and guaranteed I/O performance and these new I2 …

Knozen, TheLadders’ Founder’s New Personality-Probing Startup, Closes $2.25M Seed From FirstMark, Lerer, David Tisch & Others

Knozen is the new startup from Marc Cenedella, serial entrepreneur and founder of the veteran job matching site, TheLadders.<p>Cenedella is not giving too much away about his new project at this early stage — it was founded “this year”, he says, rather non-specifically — but he’s just revealed one key …

Google encourages devs and businesses to use white space with new Spectrum Database API

Google's white space wireless database got the FCC green light for commercial use this summer, and Mountain View is now moving forward with an API to make exploring and utilizing available spectrum easier. Developers and businesses can set up commercial accounts and register their equipment with …

Devs can now add Facebook log-in to Windows apps

Microsoft and Facebook are making it possible for Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 developers to add Facebook Login access to their applications.<p>Microsoft and Facebook announced on Thursday that developers can get access to the documentation and the application programming interfaces (APIs) through …

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Pinterest's APIs let developers embed pins directly on their websites (updated)

A lot of people use Pinterest to keep track of stuff they'd like to buy, places they want to go and food they want to eat, but there's always been separation between Pinterest and the actual sources of those desires -- you only had the option to click a Pinterest button on a site to pin the content …

The Psychology That Makes Sites Like 'What Would I Say' So Addictive

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The site What Would I Say has quickly risen to popularity since its creation during last weekend’s …

Samsung plans to release smartphone with wraparound display next year: Bloomberg

Samsung has led the curved display "movement" with the introduction of its Galaxy Round smartphone, but apparently the company isn't satisfied stopping there. Bloomberg today claims that Samsung will release a handset featuring a wraparound display at some point next year. According to the report, …

Flipboard arrives on Windows 8.1 with Live Tile support

Flipboard is launching on Windows 8.1 today. We got an early look at the app during Nokia World in Abu Dhabi last month, but the final version will be available in the Windows Store shortly. If you’ve ever used Flipboard on iOS or Android then the experience on Windows 8.1 will be very familiar. …

The Omniture Of PR? AirPR’s New Analytics Platform Aims To Show CMOs How To Invest In PR

Startups and PR firms have long had a halting, if not embattled relationship. Spend time talking to entrepreneurs and those working at startups, and it won’t be long before you encounter the nagging mistrust founders have of PR firms and the PR process.<p>That’s why AirPR, the PR marketplace and …

Thanks, Snowden! Now All The Major Tech Companies Reveal How Often They Give Data To Government

<b>Graphic credit: David Lada.</b><p>Google has been pumping out a transparency report for years, telling its users how often the feds and local law enforcement ask for information about its users. Up until this year, it was one of the few companies that did so. Then NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden …

Coin, The Electronic Credit Card, Reaches Its Pre-Order Goal In 40 Minutes

We are, I believe, in an interstitial zone when it comes to payments. Credit cards are still king – just ask Square – and NFC is just a dream in most countries. That’s why Coin is so interesting. It’s a credit-card-sized device that holds other credit cards, allowing you to swap from card to card …

Apple Releases iOS 7.0.4 With Fix for FaceTime Call Issue

Apple today released iOS 7.0.4 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, a minor update that includes a number of improvements and bug fixes for the operating system. According to Apple, the update repairs a bug that could cause FaceTime calls to fail for some users.<p>Bug fixes and improvements, including a …

Google wins book-scanning case: judge finds “fair use,” cites many benefits

Advertisement<p>39 Comments<p>Credit: Google<p>Google(s goog) has won a resounding victory in its eight-year copyright battle with the Authors Guild over the …

Team Hired to Photograph Florida's Beaches for Google Street View Traumatized by Nudists