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Mobile web devices will outnumber humans this year

Posted in Online on 14th Feb, 2012 10:38 PM
by APM
The rise of the machines is upon us. A new report from Cisco predicts that mobile Internet devices will outnumber people on Earth for the first time by the end of 2012
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How sites like MegaUpload make millions from pirated video

Posted in Online on 12th Feb, 2012 08:14 PM
by APM
Its actually pretty straightforward. These sites use the same techniques as legitimate Web sites: search, social media, ad networks, and online payment processors.
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Web based counseling, Telepsychiatry, is taking off

Posted in Online on 12th Feb, 2012 07:27 PM
by APM
More bandwidth, better security and emerging video technology are making telemedicine more acceptable to doctors, patients
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BitTorrent Piracy Doesnt Affect US Box Office Returns, Study Finds

Posted in Online on 11th Feb, 2012 08:35 PM
by APM
A new academic paper by researchers from the University of Minnesota and Wellesley College has examined the link between BitTorrent downloads and box office returns.
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Google Drive: Dropbox killer or mediocre also ran?

Posted in Online on 9th Feb, 2012 07:26 PM
by APM
Its one of Silicon Valleys greatest pink elephants: Why doesnt Google offer a cloud storage service to rival Dropbox?
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Tribler Makes BitTorrent Impossible to Shut Down

Posted in Online on 8th Feb, 2012 05:13 PM
by APM
Their Tribler client doesnt require torrent sites to find or download content, as it is based on pure peer to peer communication. The only way to take it down is to take the Internet down, the lead researcher says.
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Hollywood Still Doesnt Realize That The Internet Drives Popular Culture Now

Posted in Online on 4th Feb, 2012 11:25 PM
by APM
The truth, however, as Baker points out, is that the internet drives popular culture these days... and on the internet, Hollywood is a big bully:
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How YouTube is part of a global economic transformation

Posted in Online on 4th Feb, 2012 11:09 PM
by APM
Life in this world is not like it used to be just a few decades ago, and the availability of world class education on demand, at almost no cost, is likely to help things change all the more as this century unfolds.
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Is the singularity a new religion for Silicon Valley?

Posted in Online on 3rd Feb, 2012 08:49 PM
by APM
check out the interview with leading skpetic Michael Shermer on Singularity 1 on1.
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Court rules that its illegally anticompetitive for Google to provide free maps

Posted in Online on 2nd Feb, 2012 04:39 PM
by APM
A French commercial court has found Google guilty of abusing the dominant position of its Google Maps application and ordered it to pay a fine and damages to a French mapping company.
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YC startup caught stealing...again!

Posted in Online on 30th Jan, 2012 10:10 PM
by APM
Curebit, the Y Combinator friend referral startup that got busted over the weekend for stealing code and design work from web megashop 37signals, has been caught stealing again, this time from an independent musician.
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Perfectly secure cloud computing possible thanks to quantum physics

Posted in Online on 30th Jan, 2012 09:50 PM
by APM
As numerous companies continue their push to get us to entrust our data to the cloud, there are many still justifiably concerned about the security of cloud computing based services.
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Web economy in G20 set to double by 2016, Google says

Posted in Online on 29th Jan, 2012 10:40 PM
by APM
The value of the web economy in G20 countries will nearly double by 2016, according to Boston Consulting Group.
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Why the Internet is freaking out about the new Google privacy policy

Posted in Online on 29th Jan, 2012 12:52 AM
by APM
On Tuesday Google announced a new set of privacy policies. The Internet is freaking out about this. We explain why.
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Google announces privacy changes across products; users cant opt out

Posted in Online on 27th Jan, 2012 12:30 AM
by APM
Google will soon know far more about who you are and what you do on the Web: it plans to follow the activities of users across nearly all of its ubiquitous sites, including YouTube, Gmail and its search engine.
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The Pirate Bay Wants You to Download Physical Objects Now

Posted in Online on 24th Jan, 2012 02:36 PM
by APM
File sharing site The Pirate Bay is apparently expanding its reach into letting users pass one another physical objects to download.
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