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How do I force Google Plus to have a one-column newsfeed?
Google's at it again. They've totally changed Google Plus, just when I'd gotten used to the current view.
Thu May 16, 2013
Turn your photos into whimsical wonders with the A Beautiful Mess iPhone app
The Beautiful Mess iPhone app, from the cult lifestyle blog of the same name, is designed to let you enhance your photos and turn them into quirky masterpieces.
Wed May 15, 2013
Hipstamatic shoots back with Oggl app and Nokia Lumia 925 partnership
With its 100m monthly active users and big-bucks acquisition by Facebook , Instagram is often seen as having won the photo-sharing app wars.
How to Sell Your Art Online
One in six people consider themselves artists but can't make a living doing so, according to the National Endowment for the Arts.
Pinterest Updates iOS And Android Apps With New Features
Pinterest today announced that it was rolling out new and improved versions of its app for both iOS and Android.
Tue May 14, 2013
Half of online shoppers pay sales taxes already
Charging sales tax for web purchases may not dissuade consumers from buying online, suggest new survey results from Bizrate Insights.
Hukkster Raises $2 Million To Add Taste-Makers To Discount Fashion
Deal-spotting site Hukkster , led by cofounders Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan announced a $2 million seed round on Tuesday with participation from current investor Winklevoss Capital and new strategic investors including Lisa Blau, the wife of Related Companies president Jeff Blau and an investor who has backed other New York startups including The ... (more)
Tech Test: Pinterest redesign makes pins, boards easier to manage
An image provided by Pinterest shows the popular link- and photo-sharing website's updated site.
Mon May 13, 2013
Get free 'Caillou' puzzle app for kids
If you're looking for free iPad, iPod or iPhone apps for your kids to play, the new Caillou House of Puzzles app is perfect for young children ages 2-6. Fans of the long-running PBS Kids show will love seeing their favorite 4-year-old on screen.
San Jose Mercury News
Google+ struggles to win over brands, a vital step to true Facebook challenge
To mark the Cinco de Mayo holiday this year, Domino's Pizza festooned its Facebook page with a string of posts, including an image of a Mexican-themed guacamole pizza that garnered over 2,000 "likes." But visitors to Domino's companion Google + page on that day found less festive fare: The most recent post was from October 2012.
Ask Dave Taylor!
How do I pin an iPhone photo onto Pinterest?
I'm completely obsessed with Pinterest. It's terrific. Heck, I even follow you on Pinterest [find me as d1taylor on Pinterest --ed] along with a ton of other people.
Sun May 12, 2013
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Tennessee Tourism Announces East Tennessee Travel Apps Launched During National Tourism Week
Mobile travel apps are emerging in Tennessee tourism. Two East Tennessee travel apps launched this week as a part of National Travel and Tourism Week.
Social Security has mobile site for smartphone users
Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, announced the agency is offering a new mobile optimized website, specifically aimed at smartphone users across the country.
Disruptions: Even the Tech Elites Leave Gadgets Behind
If you were to meet 32-year-old Robin Sloan of San Francisco, you might think him a Luddite unable to get his head around new technologies.
Photography magazine encourages free sharing of their paid content in social media
In the magazine scene on Apples newsstand most publishers try their best to prevent readers from replicating any part of their publication in any way.
Fri May 10, 2013
Pinterest redesign cleans up the clutter
One of the most noticeable changes in the update is a move to larger pins. And much of the text previously found on boards is smaller or gone.
Friday Finds 05.10.13
It's that time again! This week's crop includes everything from typography cake to a video of a Russian cargo craft docking to station, lawn chair paintings to a four year old restaurant critic.
New Flipboard and Nexus 7
Articles and posts on Flipboard can now be added to users' own custom magazines to create a custom-built Pinterest-like arrangement of favorite articles, social posts and other content.
Thu May 09, 2013
Salesforce acquires visual web clipping service Clipboard
Clipboard, a startup that launched in May 2012, has been acquired by Salesforce, the team announced Thursday.