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[Deal Alert] Grab This Bluetooth Shower Speaker By SoundBot For $15 (81% Off)
11 hours ago

[Deal Alert] Grab This Bluetooth Shower Speaker By SoundBot For $15 (81% Off)

By  •  Gadgets, Deals

If you’re the type of person who likes to sing in the shower, or at least listen to music in the shower, SoundBot’s SB510 water-resistant shower speaker is for you. …
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VentureBreak Weekly #58: Productive Playground
1 day ago

VentureBreak Weekly #58: Productive Playground

Mission Playground, Facebook Safety Check, Twitter Audio Cards, Microsoft Wearable, Gmail 5.0, Monica Lewinsky, AMPY, PillPack, and productivity tips.

Panel: Brad Merrill, Will Reynolds Young

Show Notes

Gmail 5.0 For Android May Handle All Your Email Accounts In One App
2 days ago

Gmail 5.0 For Android May Handle All Your Email Accounts In One App

A leaked video spotted by Android Police appears to showcase some major changes in Gmail 5.0 for Android, including third-party email integration.

This is a big deal because it could …
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Microsoft To Launch A Fitness-Focused Wearable In The Next Few Weeks
2 days ago

Microsoft To Launch A Fitness-Focused Wearable In The Next Few Weeks

It looks like Microsoft is taking a dive into the wearable market with a fitness-focused device expected to debut in the coming weeks. According to Forbes’s insider sources, the device is …
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iOS 8.1 Kills Movie Box And Other Unapproved Apps That Use The ‘Date Trick’
3 days ago

iOS 8.1 Kills Movie Box And Other Unapproved Apps That Use The ‘Date Trick’

Earlier this month, we showed you how to install Movie Box on iOS 8 without a jailbreak. But it looks like the free movie streaming app will be killed …
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Twitter Introduces ‘Audio Cards’ To Add Music To Your Timeline
5 days ago

Twitter Introduces ‘Audio Cards’ To Add Music To Your Timeline

Twitter has announced that it is adding a new type of card to your timeline—the Audio Card. The new feature will allow users to stream music and podcasts directly from …
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Facebook ‘Safety Check’ Will Help You Tell Friends And Family You’re Safe During Natural Disasters
6 days ago

Facebook ‘Safety Check’ Will Help You Tell Friends And Family You’re Safe During Natural Disasters

Facebook has announced a new feature called Safety Check that will allow users to broadcast their health and location during natural disasters.

The new feature will be available on …
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Apple Leaks iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3
6 days ago

Apple Leaks iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3

In a slip that’s quite unlike Apple, the company appears to have accidentally leaked some info about the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3, which are expected to …
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[Deal Alert] Get A Retro 22-Inch 1080p LED TV For $150 (63% Off)
6 days ago

[Deal Alert] Get A Retro 22-Inch 1080p LED TV For $150 (63% Off)

By  •  Gadgets, Deals

 

It’s unlikely that it’ll fit into your current interior design, but Seiki’s SE22FR01 22-inch 1080p LED Retro TV does look cool. And it’s on sale for $149.99, which is …
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Geofeedia Raises $3.5 Million For Location-Based Social Media Intelligence Platform
7 days ago

Geofeedia Raises $3.5 Million For Location-Based Social Media Intelligence Platform

Location-based social media intelligence startup Geofeedia today announced that it has closed a $3.5 million Series A round of funding led by Hyde Park Venture Partners. Blue Vista Ventures and …
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