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OneNote App Gets Windows 8.1 Share Charm Support, Camera Scan

Microsoft today updated its OneNote note-taking app for Windows 8 and Windows RT. Improvements include making it easier to capture notes, leveraging the camera to scan things, OCR support, page preview for recent notes, and a new full screen view. You can download the new version now directly from …

Web browser remote Mote.io adds support for Plex, TuneIn and Google Play

Mote.io, the Chrome extension that turns your phone into a remote for your web browser, just added support for the Plex media center app, TuneIn’s …

Freeware Synths - Ten of the Best

<b>You might be on a tight budget, but you needn’t miss out on some great synths: the freeware community has been happily programming some excellent</b> …

Facebook Launches An Alpha Testing Program For Android Users

Facebook is looking to get user feedback on its Android mobile app in a much earlier phase than ever before. In a blog post, mobile release engineering lead Christian Legnitto introduced its Facebook for Android alpha testing program.<p>This summer, the social networking company unveiled its Facebook …

How To Thrive In The Home Studio [Video] - Recording Revolution

Do Not Create Another Song Until You Read This Guide <br>(Price: $17 Free Today)<p>Discover the 6 Steps for Creating a Radio-Worthy Song From Scratch

Ten Questions You Were Too Scared to Ask About Twitter

<b>A beginner’s introduction to Twitter</b><p>Twitter has been around now longer than most bands stay together, proving it’s no passing social media fad. In …

How to Get Your Music on iTunes Radio

<b>CD Baby artists’ music will now be available on iTunes Radio</b><p>Earlier today, Apple launched its iTunes Radio service in the United States as part of …

Mote.io turns your phone into a Pandora, Soundcloud and Hype Machine remote

This is neat: Mote.io, a new mobile-app-meets-Chrome-extension combination that turns your Android or iOS phone into a remote control for online …

How to cut the Google cord

When it started, I had no intention of quitting Google.<p>As I described in a post from last June, my generic Gmail address had become more trouble than it was worth, so I switched to another Webmail service. Now the Gmail address is receive-only.<p>Likewise, back in July I tested two free services that …

Here's Why Snapseed for Google+ is Worth Your Attention

Google announced Wednesday that it is bringing its Snapseed photo editor features into Google+, marking the company’s latest effort to make the photo technology available to more, while boosting the appeal of its social network.<p>I know what you’re thinking: ‘Google+, meh, why do I care?’<p>Well, …

Square adds 'market item embedding' to make super-simple mini stores everywhere

Mobile payments company Square is making selling products online as simple as embedding a YouTube video in your blog.<p>The company unveiled the Square Market — an online storefront for small businesses — two months ago. Now it’s adding “market item embedding” to allow everyone to embed items for sale …

WunWun, Because Everything Should Be Available On-Demand

On-demand television? You got it! On-demand radio? Sure! How about news on-demand? Or books? It’s all at your fingertips, dear readers. But what if I told you that you could have literally anything that you want on-demand through a few taps of an app?<p>Let me know when you’ve picked up the pieces to …

SourceAudio, A Platform For Selling Licensed Music, Raises $1.2M

SourceAudio, a startup aiming to connect buyers and sellers of licensed music, has raised $1.2 million in seed funding.<p>Co-founder and CEO Geoffrey Grotz, who previously co-founded GameTrailers.com, said the company isn’t building a consumer music store, but rather a platform that will allow …

How to back up your Android phone

Android doesn't offer a native backup service, so it's easy to ignore the need to do so. But don't wait until it's too late to start thinking about backing up your phone. Many of us rely on our phone cameras to snap day-to-day photos of our lives and save text messages to have some of the most …

Where to Listen to Current Music & Artists

<b>Q: I want to learn more about what kind of music is current. Where do you find new music and artists to listen to? Also I want to pitch my songs to</b> …

Songwriting

Flipboard Magazines Can Now Be Enjoyed on the Web

Inside Flipboard / July 23, 2013<p>Since the launch of Flipboard 2.0, more than 2 million magazines have been made about every topic imaginable, from …

Flipboard For Entertainers

Inside Flipboard / August 20, 2013<p>In this week’s Flipboard for You series: whether you’re a celebrity, budding YouTube star or a community theater …

New Square service targets local merchants' Market

SAN FRANCISCO — Square is diversifying beyond coffee, cabs and cash.<p>And that could mean more competition for Ebay and others.<p>Starting Wednesday, the mobile-payment service is adding an online marketplace for sellers of handmade jewelry, beauty products, apparel and anything else that can be …

Online Banking Startup Simple Finally Makes It Easier To Move Money Into Your Account

Simple has made some serious strides since it opened up to the public last year, but there’s one thing the service has just never been that great at: transferring money from one bank account to another. According to a post on the official Simple blog, those days are finally over — users can link …

Photoshop Express rolled out in the Windows Store

Tablets can be handy little photo-editing devices, particularly for photographers or media workers who need to tweak an image on-the-go without …

Photoshop

Grubless? Online Takeout Giants GrubHub And Seamless In Talks To Merge [Confirmed]

Today, thanks to the maturation of the web, digital tech, and smartphones now in seemingly every pocket, startups are finding it easier than ever before to build scalable solutions to finally address the many inefficiencies in our food manufacturing, production and distribution systems.<p>As interest …

A Disruptor's Disruptor Brings Pro Music Recording To The Masses

Holding fast to a philosophy that puts product and users above all, programmer-developer Justin Frankel used his own love of music and recording to build a company that produces tools for others whose passion for audio run as deep as his own.<p>Having made a fortune selling his first company, …

Gizmodo

Google's new "Save to Drive" feature is a script you can embed into your webpage that allows readers to instantly save a file—PDFs, images, what have …

Wix: Come for our site builder, stay for Google Apps

The popular Web-site builder Wix has inked a deal with Google to help small business customers install branded Google Apps.<p>Wix, which lets individuals and businesses build sites in HTML5 via an app market and drag-and-drop editor, announced Thursday that its partnership with Google will allow small …

GadgetellSolutions Media

26Jul/18<p>There are multiple departments within a retail organization, so which are most important? If we’re equating worth to cost — i.e., the annual …