Monthly Archives: February 2011

Google updates search to massively bias original content

Google has just made a change to its search engine that noticeably impacts 12% of all queries. Yet again, it is aimed at reducing the prevalence of non-original content farm content in search results. It also heavily biases sites with … Continue reading

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Twilight Discovery [Image Cache]

Yesterday, ISS denizen Paolo Nespoli snapped this photo of the space shuttle Discovery on approach to the station. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/ZaXFCTUc4dg/twilight-discovery Jack Henry & Associates Ixys Itron Iron Mountain Inorated

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The Kork Case for iPad

Introducing the Kork for iPad, a slick case with a great look and feel. With it’s light weight and ergonomic design you’ll find it’s one of the most comfortable iPad cases available. Get a Grip: Comfortable & Convenient Those of … Continue reading

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Gillmor Gang 2.26.11 (TCTV)

Every Gillmor Gang begins with a mysterious blend of serendipity and confusion. This episode is no exception, as Robert Scoble attempts to discuss the Motorola VaVaVoom or somesuch. The only problem with that (or any other Android tablet) is that … Continue reading

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Groupon Files SEC Form For Another $16.2 Million

Wait wha? According to this SEC form, daily deals site Groupon has raised another $16.2 million. There’s no word on whether this is an add-on to its recent $950 million round or just a smaller mini-round, in any case it … Continue reading

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Let?s Calm Down On The Google-ITA Deal

This guest post is written by Daniel A. Crane, who is Professor of Law at the University of Michigan Law School. He is an expert in antitrust law. Google?s proposed acquisition of ITA Software, which provides a management system for … Continue reading

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Will iPad 3 Arrive In 2011

It’s incredible how fast new technology becomes outdated and obsolete these days. The iPad 2 hasn’t even gone on sale yet and there’s already rumors about iPad 3 making it’s debut sometime during the fall, around September to be exact. … Continue reading

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What Do I Need to Consider Before Buying a Projector for My Home Theater? [Video]

Dear Lifehacker, We’re about to replace our old HDTV. We’re considering a projector for our home theater system. What do we need to consider, and what kind of issues will we run into setting up a projector in our home? … Continue reading

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Hubble’s Personal Telescope Is Beautifully Vintage [Hubble]

This is one of Edwin Hubble’s personal telescopes, the one Hubble used before he finished his Ph.D. It was given to a teacher when he left for graduate school and has been handed down from generation to generation. The telescope … Continue reading

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Nook for Android app receives an update

If you are an avid user of the Barnes and Noble Nook for Android application, you will be pleased to know that they have released a rather nice update. In version 2.5 they have listened to their users, and brought … Continue reading

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