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Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Behind three-day-old service Magic, which aims to fulfill any request sent via SMS “like magic”   —  We've just reached the logical extreme of the ‘Uber for X’ economy  —  Mike Chen is talking quickly even though he's tired.  Unimaginably tired.
Feb 23, 2015, 5:25 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Mashable:
UK government releases “equipment interference” guidelines for spy and law enforcement agencies   —  UK government asks: How's our hacking?  —  We know that the NSA likes taking unsolicited action inside the computers of others.  We know the FBI is also very much into hacking.
Feb 7, 2015, 6:50 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Mashable:
Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In project partners with Linkedin, Facebook, and Anita Borg Institute to support Computer Science & Engineering chapters to mentor women   —  Sheryl Sandberg's bold plan to get more women to code  —  For all its cutting-edge innovation, tech remains a male-dominated industry …
Feb 6, 2015, 3:00 PMIn context
Jessica Plautz / Mashable:
Groupon founder Andrew Mason launches Detour, an iPhone app for location-aware walking tours in cities, starting with San Francisco   —  Groupon's ex-CEO launches audio tour app in San Francisco  —  Audio tours, often associated with museum field trips, are taking to the streets.
Feb 3, 2015, 9:45 PMIn context
Brian Ries / Mashable:
Obama administration publishes 2016 fiscal budget proposal on Github and Medium   —  How the White House found a publishing ally in Medium  —  The White House published President Obama's 2016 fiscal budget on Monday using a medium that's become increasingly popular among its advisors …
Feb 3, 2015, 5:15 PMIn context
Pete Pachal / Mashable:
Samsung unveils the Ativ Book 9, a 12-inch fanless Core M ultrabook with 10.5 hour battery, available in early 2015 from $1199   —  Samsung's ultra-thin ATIV Book 9 laptop hands-on: Goodbye, fan noise  —  It's a sad fact of laptop life: any time you push the processor …
Dec 31, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Jason Abbruzzese / Mashable:
NBC is launching streaming of network shows for people with pay-TV logins   —  NBC will begin live streaming — but not so fast, cord cutters  —  Saturday Night Live isn't live streaming just yet.  —  NBC has announced plans to begin live streaming its network shows, but cord cutters won't have access to the new service.
Dec 16, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Jessica Plautz / Mashable:
Delta security flaw let passengers access others' boarding passes   —  Airlines are moving toward mobile boarding passes, and looking to a paperless future of air travel.  But there are still some kinks to work out.  —  A passenger found a serious flaw in Delta's mobile boarding system …
Dec 16, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
Brian Ries / Mashable:
Uber introduces surge pricing during Sydney hostage siege, then backtracks, offers free rides, refunds   —  Uber intros surge pricing during Sydney hostage siege, then backtracks after user outcry  —  This post was updated at 10:45 p.m. ET to include an updated statement from Uber
Dec 15, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Aliens in the valley: The complete and chaotic history of Reddit   —  For months leading up to his resignation, Yishan Wong looked beat down.  Employees say he was noticeably stressed and no longer enjoying his work.  One business associate who stopped by the office in October thought Yishan …
Dec 7, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context

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