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Can LeWeb Predict the Internet Future

Can LeWeb Predict the Internet Future

While the Internet is the World Wide Web, in recent years it has been very US centric in terms of the biggest applications.  However, the LeWeb conference in Paris is leading the charge for international start-up ventures.  Companies like Stribe, TigerLily, Club Cooee and TicTacDo are a

Long Wait for Legalization of LSD Over

Long Wait for Legalization of LSD Over

When LSD was synthesized in 1943, many scientists and academics advocated it’s therapeutic and healing properties. When the infamous Dr.

Apple Drops Cheating iPhone Developer

Apple Drops Cheating iPhone Developer

Apple has had their challenges policing the iTunes Apps store and has often been accused of moving slowly - but the Chinese developer Molinker learned the hard way that when pushed Apple will take decisive action.  Even though they had over 1,000 iPhone applications, they were busted for sca

Twitter - It's Not Just For Humans Anymore!

Twitter - It's Not Just For Humans Anymore!

 Twitter was designed to answer the simple question "What are you doing?"  But everyday it seems that the concept of "you" is being streched.  There are devices that allow your plants to tweet when they need water,  automated updates from bakeries when stuf

Wikipedia Future Questioned as Volunteers Flee

Wikipedia Future Questioned as Volunteers Flee

Millions has used Wikipedia but far fewer have created content for Wikipedia and the usefulness of Wikipedia could be undermined as thousands of volunteer researchers abandon the site.  This poster child for user generated content is starting to show signs of aging.

Nokia Unveils The New Nokia 6700 Slide And Nokia 7230

Nokia Unveils The New Nokia 6700 Slide And Nokia 7230

Auckland, New Zealand - Nokia today unveiled two new stylish slider devices, the Nokia 6700 slide and Nokia 7230.

Break-Dancing Infants Set A Guinness Record

Break-Dancing Infants Set A Guinness Record

The Guinness Book of World Records has determined that Evian’s break-dancing infants have racked up a total of 45,166,109 online views worldwide making it the most viewed online advertisement in history.

Can Murdoch and Microsoft Save the Newspaper World?

Can Murdoch and Microsoft Save the Newspaper World?

News Corp chief executive Rupert Murdoch has said that readers will start paying fees to read his papers within the next year and that the News Corp will probably remove its stories from Google news searches.  While Internet pundits have laughed at Murdoch - Microsoft could change the game.<

Foursquare.com Invades Wellington

Foursquare.com Invades Wellington

While the Four Square grocery store and Mr. Four Square are one of New Zealand's most iconic identities, a new internet based Foursquare has just landed in Wellington.    Foursquare.com is 50% friend-finder, 30% social cityguide, 20% nightlife game.

Gmail's Crusade - Kill Embarrassing Email

Gmail's Crusade - Kill Embarrassing Email

Have you ever sent an email to the wrong person?  Perhaps you have forgotten an attachment?  Or, maybe after a few too many beers you typed off an email?  Well - Gmail Labs wants to put an end to email embarrassment.