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New Startups Like ThirdLove Decide To Solve The Bra Problem

New Startups Like ThirdLove Decide To Solve The Bra Problem

For long, Victoria’s Secret has been the key brand considered synonymous with intimate parts of the female dress. But the tech startups seem determined to overturn this hegemony now. Initiatives such as ThirdLove, for instance, aim to offer customized bras and other apparel accessories.

By On November 8, 2013 Respond
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Amazon Starts Using Next-Gen Streaming Technology ORBX

Amazon Starts Using Next-Gen Streaming Technology ORBX

Streaming complex, high-quality content that requires significant graphical prowess is not an easy task. But Amazon is now making it possible by offering Amazon Web Services (AWS) using a new JavaScript codec ORBX.

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Twitter Goes Public, $26 Share Now Going At $45

Twitter Goes Public, $26 Share Now Going At $45

Twitter’s expected IPO had been causing a lot of stir in the tech-finance arena for quite some time now. The company announced a share price of $26 and hoped for an $18.3 billion valuation. But as soon as Twitter went public, there was strong investor interest and the share price surged up to $45.10

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Apple Uses ‘Warrant Canary’ To Say It Received No Info Requests Under Patriot Act

Apple Uses ‘Warrant Canary’ To Say It Received No Info Requests Under Patriot Act

In recent times, we have witnessed a number of instances where US government forced major tech companies to provide personal data about their users. Apple has now cleverly employed the ‘warrant canary’ method to hint that if it ever receives a request under Patriot Act, users should know about it.

By On November 6, 2013 Respond
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Acer’s Downward Spiral Continues, CEO Resigns Now

Acer’s Downward Spiral Continues, CEO Resigns Now

Acer hasn’t exactly been doing great in the past few years. The company, once a very profitable PC vendor, has been on a downward spiral, reporting quarterly losses and declining sales. Amidst all this chaos, Acer’s CEO J.T. Wang has now decided to step down from his position.

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Faulty Helmets Leave $100 Million RAF Pilots Temporarily Blinded At Speeds Of 1000mph

Faulty Helmets Leave $100 Million RAF Pilots Temporarily Blinded At Speeds Of 1000mph

Recently, three RAF pilots who were flying highly costly Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) planes were left blinded during their flights. The reason for this temporary disability was a faulty headgear which was meant to provide them technical information about their flights.

By On November 4, 2013 Respond
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Pepsi Vs. Coca-Cola Reach A New Level With This Scariest Halloween Advertisement!

Pepsi Vs. Coca-Cola Reach A New Level With This Scariest Halloween Advertisement!

Advertising that directly mentions a competitor is always a bit risky. But Belgium-based ad agency Buzz In A Box has dared to do such thing in collaboration with soft drink maker Pepsi. Lately an ad has been made where it is shown that Pepsi is wishing its competitor Coca-Cola a “scary Halloween.”

By On November 4, 2013 Respond
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Steve Wozniak Thinks Apple And Google Should Team Up

Steve Wozniak Thinks Apple And Google Should Team Up

Apple’s co-founder, Steve Wozniak, has many claims to fame, among which is a knack for candid conversations and unusual views. In a BBC program recently, Wozniak stated that he thinks Apple and Google should work together and be partners.

By On November 4, 2013 Respond
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Lockheed Martin Developing SR-72 Blackbird, The Successor To SR-71 Blackbird

Lockheed Martin Developing SR-72 Blackbird, The Successor To SR-71 Blackbird

The SR-71 Blackbird is an advanced, long-range, Mach 3+ strategic reconnaissance aircraft built by aircraft manufacturer Lockheed Martin. Now the company is developing the successor to SR-71 Blackbird.

By On November 3, 2013 Respond
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Google’s Secret Data Center In SF Bay Will Be An Exclusive Showroom!

Google’s Secret Data Center In SF Bay Will Be An Exclusive Showroom!

Remember the report Google is secretly building a huge floating data center? Well, it’s going to be way cooler than a data center. Lately reports have it that this barge of Google will include luxury showrooms and a party deck, and it will be used to market Google Glass and other gadgets to invitation-only clients.

By On November 2, 2013 Respond
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Soon You Can Use Your Electronics During All Parts Of Flight, FAA Finally Approves

Soon You Can Use Your Electronics During All Parts Of Flight, FAA Finally Approves

In the past, many have fiercely criticized FAA’s decision to ban electronics during certain parts of flight. The restriction, based on a belief that electronics can interfere with the plane, has finally proved baseless and FAA has allowed the use of most electronics during all parts of flight.

By On November 2, 2013 Respond
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AT&T May Go For A Vodafone Takeover Soon

AT&T May Go For A Vodafone Takeover Soon

AT&T is the largest wireless carrier in the US. Banking on this huge achievement, the carrier now plans to extend its influence to Europe by considering a Vodafone takeover. While the two carriers are yet to enter any formal negotiations, AT&T employees are working on post-takeover details.

By On November 2, 2013 Respond
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Google Donates 17,000 Nexus 7 Tablets To Hurricane Sandy Victims

Google Donates 17,000 Nexus 7 Tablets To Hurricane Sandy Victims

Hurricane Sandy, which occurred last year, was undoubtedly one of the deadliest and most destructive hurricanes. In fact, it was the second costliest hurricane in the history of the U.S. However, after the incident many companies as well as people came forward to help the affected people. In continuation to that help, search giant Google, now has donated 17,000 Nexus 7 Tablets to the victims of hurricane Sandy.

By On October 31, 2013 Respond
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Apple Opening A Retail Store In Brazil

Apple Opening A Retail Store In Brazil

When it comes to South America, buying or selling electronics isn’t exactly an easy job. Anything that isn’t manufactured locally comes with unbelievably exorbitant price tags. Despite such adverse trade circumstances, the South American electronics market is booming and Apple has decided to make its debut just in time.

By On October 29, 2013 Respond
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Tim Cook Says Apple’s New Product Categories Coming In 2014

Tim Cook Says Apple’s New Product Categories Coming In 2014

Apple announced financial results for its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter ended September 28, 2013. In that event Tim Cook the CEO of Apple confirmed that Apple still plans on introducing new product categories within 2014.

By On October 29, 2013 Respond
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