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Intel Rumored To Release Cable TV Offering
2012-12-31 08:59:40

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online TechCrunch reported over the weekend that Intel is readying themselves once more to enter the television market, this time without the help of Google. According to the report, Intel has been working on their own subscription-based cable service, but rather than wait till they have all of the kinks worked out of their licensing, they´ll be launching on a city-to-city basis. By launching this way, Intel is said to have more...

WhatsApp Could Be The New "What's Up?" For Facebook
2012-12-03 15:04:11

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Here´s a lovely 20th birthday present for the Text Message: Rumors have begun to circulate about Facebook looking to acquire WhatsApp, a popular messaging app often blamed for the recent decrease in text messages. The story was first reported on by TechCrunch yesterday, citing sources familiar with the matter. Such a move would fall in line with Facebook´s recent shift to mobile. The social giant has made it...

Twitter Hacked, Passwords Changed
2012-11-08 14:30:51

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Many may have found emails from Twitter in their inboxes this morning informing them that their accounts may have been compromised. In these emails, Twitter informs its users that they´ve already changed the password, but that they should log in and change the password to something they´ll be able to remember. As it turns out, this was true, as several users have claimed their accounts were hacked and used to send out...

2012-09-16 23:02:39

Izzui is a social media app uniquely focused on E-Learning in Facebook. Izzui made its debut to the technology start-up community at TechCrunch Disrupt on Monday, September 10th, in San Francisco. Rio de Janeiro (PRWEB) September 16, 2012 Izzui is a social media app uniquely focused on E-Learning in Facebook. Izzui made its debut to the technology start-up community at TechCrunch Disrupt on Monday, September 10th, in San Francisco. TechCrunch Disrupt is one of the most anticipated...

2012-09-12 23:03:15

Platform Allows People to Earn Rewards through their Online Influence by Simply Recommending Products they Love San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 11, 2012 Myreks, a new social marketing platform that lets people quickly and easily recommend products they love, is today opening its service to U.S. consumers. Backed by a Draper, Fisher, Jurvetson affiliate in Brazil, Myreks allows people to use their online influence to earn rewards by socializing products and services to their friends....

2012-09-10 23:02:40

ZeroUI´s technology, being unveiled at Techcrunch Disrupt Conference, uses 3D camera devices such as Microsoft Kinect, to allow anyone to create 3D models on the fly using just their hands. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2012 ZeroUI (http://www.zeroui.com), developer of gesture applications, platforms and interfaces for 3D camera enabled devices such as Microsoft Kinect, is unveiling world´s first gesture based hands free 3D modeling technology at the Techcrunch Disrupt...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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