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iOS is huge for Twitter

Oct 18, 2011
Here's an unexpected beneficiary of the new Apple operating system: Twitter. The microblogging platform is built in to iOS 5, and Twitter honcho...
Posted In: apple, iOS5, Tech Report, Twitter

T-Mobile rolls out new plans for people who just want to date a little, don't want to get too serious.

Oct 18, 2011
I'm so glad that there's a major wireless carrier who resembles that girl I really liked in college. Sigh....
Posted In: T-Mobile, Tech Report, wireless

Text to speech to driver

Oct 18, 2011
Ford announced that all but one of its 2012 models will come with a text detecting feature that will sync with a driver's phone and read any...
Posted In: distracted driving, Tech Report, texting

You will be warned about new wireless charges

Oct 17, 2011
See, some people can get along. Like the FCC and wireless trade group CTIA. The two struck a voluntary deal (no overt legal threatening disclosed...
Posted In: ctia, fcc, franken, klobuchar, Tech Report

Extra! Extra!

Oct 17, 2011
Four new print magazines, each focusing on a different social media outlet (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Google), will go on sale at local...
Posted In: Facebook, Google, linkedin, Tech Report, Twitter

Cain's plan sounds virtually familiar

Oct 17, 2011
This as similarities spotted between Herman Cain's 9-9-9 tax proposal and SimCity4. Cain's plan calls for national 9 percent sales tax, a 9 percent...
Posted In: cain, sim city, Tech Report

A different series of tubes

Oct 17, 2011
Carbon nanotubes are thinner than a strand of hair and are being tested to power extremely small motors. The BBC reports: "Carbon nanotubes have...
Posted In: math, Science, Tech Report, tubes

Let's forget that whole no service thing. How about some apps?

Oct 17, 2011
You know how when you screw up badly with your significant other and you buy them a present because you hope that will smooth everything over? No?...
Posted In: apps, Blackberry, rim, Tech Report

Markey concerned about privacy on Amazon's Kindle Silk browser

Oct 17, 2011
Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA) kind of reminds me of a book of Mad Libs sometimes. He's always firing off STRONGLY WORDED LETTERS to tech companies about...
Posted In: Amazon, Kindle, markey, privacy, silk, strongly worded letter, Tech Report

Jobs service draws the big names and the unexpected names

Oct 17, 2011
A rather eclectic guest list at the memorial service for Steve Jobs yesterday in California. Apple Insider says there were the usual tech suspects...
Posted In: apple, joan baez, Jobs, Tech Report

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