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Seth Porges / Forbes:
Hotel Wi-Fi Test ranks hotels by expected Wi-Fi speeds from crowdsourced data   —  Need A Hotel With Fast Wi-Fi?  This Site Has You Covered  —  Hotel Wi-Fi connections can be a big black mystery box.  There are those without Wi-Fi, those that charge you extra for it …
Jul 24, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Jeff Bercovici / Forbes:
Buzzfeed now receives more traffic from Pinterest than from Twitter   —  Nailed It: Buzzfeed Cracks The Pinterest Code  —  Buzzfeed is one of of the fastest growing media companies ever, with a monthly audience of 150 million and counting, thanks chiefly to its unmatched understanding of what people will read or share on Facebook.
Jul 20, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
Parmy Olson / Forbes:
Waze trades aggregate anonymous user data to local governments for sensor and camera data; Moovit and Strava make similar deals   —  Why Google's Waze Is Trading User Data With Local Governments  —  In Rio de Janeiro most eyes are on the final, nail-biting matches of the World Cup.
Jul 7, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Kashmir Hill / Forbes:
Profile of Del Harvey, Twitter's VP of trust and safety who deals with the worst of Twitter   —  Meet Del Harvey, Twitter's Troll Patrol  —  The gala on a recent Thursday evening was typical boom-time San Francisco glitz.  Attendees from Google , Yahoo and Facebook traded in jeans and hoodies …
Jul 2, 2014, 9:30 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Salesforce names Autodesk's Mark Hawkins as new CFO   —  Salesforce.com Taps Autodesk Veteran As New CFO, Says Market's Still Healthy For Cloud Stocks  —  Salesforce.com's found its new CFO to replace retiring executive Graham Smith, and the CRM giant's sticking to the cloud.
Jun 30, 2014, 10:25 PMIn context
Kashmir Hill / Forbes:
Facebook Added ‘Research’ To User Agreement 4 Months After Emotion Manipulation Study   —  Unless you've spent the last couple of days in a Faraday pouch under a rock, you've heard about Facebook's controversial ‘emotion manipulation’ study.  Facebook data scientist Adam Kramer ran an experiment …
Jun 30, 2014, 9:40 PMIn context
Kashmir Hill / Forbes:
Facebook Doesn't Understand The Fuss About Its Emotion Manipulation Study   —  * Updated with an additional statement from Adam Kramer, the Facebook data scientist who conducted the study.  —  This weekend, the Internet discovered a study published earlier this month in an academic journal …
Jun 29, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context
Ellen Huet / Forbes:
Nextdoor CEO Nirav Tolia pleads no contest to hit-and-run charge, “will likely not spend any time in jail”   —  Nextdoor CEO Nirav Tolia Pleads No Contest To Reduced Charge In Hit-And-Run  —  Tech CEO Nirav Tolia — originally charged with felony hit and run for his involvement …
Jun 13, 2014, 6:55 PMIn context
Parmy Olson / Forbes:
Exclusive: Google Wants To Collect Your Health Data With ‘Google Fit’   —  Google is planning to launch a new health service called Google Fit to collect and aggregate data from popular fitness trackers and health-related apps, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the company's plans.
Jun 12, 2014, 7:00 PMIn context
Forbes:
Arista Networks cofounder and storied investor David Cheriton sues his former company over IP   —  Arista Networks Faces Lawsuit From A Billionaire Cofounder Who Is ‘Suing Himself’  —  Arista Networks' initial public offering was supposed to be a triumph for a pair of old school technologists.
Jun 8, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
5 mind-bending facts about quantum computing  —  In GIF form, five of the most mind-bending things scientists have learned about life on an atomic and sub-atomic level.
Freshdesk:
How to not sound like a robot in your email notifications?  —  Your notifications don't have to be just notifications.  They can be another opportunity to charm your customers and to keep them hooked.  Learn how.
VMware:
Your Grandfather's Backup Tools Weren't Built for Today's Virtual Environments.  —  When the health of your business rides on the availability of your virtual machines and the applications they run …
Zoho:
The customer service lessons we must all learn from that Comcast call  —  By now, you've probably heard the call that hijacked the Internet last week.  If not, let me warn you.  It is painful - incredibly painful.
Pure Storage:
2014: Pure, EMC, HP, and Violin all Up Their Games  —  The past few months have seen bold announcements from EMC, HP, Violin, and of course Pure Storage, the net result of which is that the market has changed and moved forward appreciably.