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Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
Social TV service TVtag, previously known as GetGlue, to shut down end of 2014   —  GetGlue successor TVtag is shutting down  —  Janko Roettgers  —  Social TV service TVtag, which was previously known as GetGlue, is shutting down at the end of the year.  TVtag announced the shut …
Dec 19, 2014, 8:05 PMIn context
Kevin C. Tofel / Gigaom:
Sales rise in McDonald's tests of beacons for wireless offers of promotions on iOS/Android   —  Hold the beacon: McDonald's tests wireless offers near stores  —  Credit: Flickr / Kenny Louie  —  Credit: Flickr / Kenny Louie  —  McDonald's was one of the first retail locations I used …
Dec 19, 2014, 11:20 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Flickr ends the sale of Creative Commons licensed photos through Wall Art service, apologizes, will issue refunds   —  Flickr kills sale of Creative Commons prints, issues refunds  —  Flickr has abruptly ended a service that allowed people to buy canvas or wood prints based on pictures …
Dec 18, 2014, 6:50 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Netflix's streaming app now available on Dish's Hopper DVR in first big pay-TV partnership   —  Netflix now on Dish's Hopper in first big pay-TV partnership  —  Subscribers to Dish's satellite TV service can now access Netflix right on their set-top box, the companies announced on Wednesday.
Dec 17, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
David Meyer / Gigaom:
Sony previews smart glasses module that attaches to existing glasses, targets sports and work use cases   —  Sony's smart glass uses regular glasses, aims for sports and work  —  Sony Single-Lens Display Module  —  Sony Single-Lens Display Module  —  Sony has announced its own take on the smart glass concept.
Dec 17, 2014, 6:05 AMIn context
Barb Darrow / Gigaom:
MongoDB snaps up WiredTiger as new storage engine option   —  NoSQL fan favorite MongoDB has purchased WiredTiger and its storage engine technology, and as part of the deal snags itself some database stars in Keith Bostic and Dr. Michael Cahill.  —  Bostic was co-founder of Sleepycat Software …
Dec 16, 2014, 4:30 PMIn context
Mathew Ingram / Gigaom:
After Google News shutdown, external traffic to Spanish media sites plummets, according to Chartbeat   —  External traffic to Spanish news sites plummets after Google move  —  Credit: Flickr / Pavel P  —  As expected, Google removed all Spanish publishers from its Google News index on Tuesday …
Dec 16, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context
Jonathan Vanian / Gigaom:
Microsoft to open source Project Orleans, the cloud framework behind Halo, by early 2015   —  Microsoft open sources cloud framework that powers Halo  —  Microsoft is continuing its open-source push, this time announcing that it will open source its Project Orleans cloud computing web framework.
Dec 16, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context
Carmel DeAmicis / Gigaom:
Product Hunt now lets you make your own collections and bookmarks   —  Make your own Product Hunt collections and bookmarks  —  What a user profile's collections look like on Product Hunt  —  What a user profile's collections look like on Product Hunt  —  Happy holidays, early, from Product Hunt.
Dec 11, 2014, 10:40 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom:
Netflix wants its app on cable providers' set-top boxes, may be nearing a deal with AT&T   —  Netflix wants to hook up with your cable company in 2015  —  Netflix's new strategy to take on cable involves becoming best friends with cable: The video streaming service has been working hard …
Dec 10, 2014, 11:40 PMIn context

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