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Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
Foursquare CEO: How We'll Tell You Where To Eat And What To Order   —  Dennis Crowley's vision for Foursquare extends way beyond the check-in.  —  The cofounder and CEO of Foursquare envisions a future where our mobile devices learn our behavior and provide suggestions for events …
Mar 18, 2014, 7:00 AMIn context
Selena Larson / ReadWrite:
Under Marissa Mayer, 31 of Yahoo's 38 startup acquisitions have closed their services   —  Yahoo: Destroyer Of Startups  —  Another day, another Yahoo acquisition.  —  Yesterday the search giant swiped up the five-man Vizify team, a data visualization startup that turns your social media posts …
Mar 7, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
How Developers And Consumers Can Get Android Apps On The Nokia X … The Nokia X Android smartphone won't come with access to the Google Play store and its million-plus apps.  So how is Nokia going to woo developers to build apps for its shiny new Android device after going whole hog …
Feb 24, 2014, 3:25 AMIn context
Lauren Orsini / ReadWrite:
The Most In-Demand Tech Skills: Why Java And The Classics Ruled 2013   —  If you're a Java developer, chances are you did pretty well for yourself in 2013.  —  At least, that's according to statistics from Stack Overflow.  Thousands of companies use the website's Careers 2. search in order …
Jan 9, 2014, 8:10 AMIn context
Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
CBS Tests Twitter Rules By Placing Film Critic's Tweet In An Ad   —  On Saturday, the print edition of the New York Times carried a full-page ad for the movie Inside Llewyn Davis with a single tweet by A.O. Scott, a film critic for the newspaper.  —  While he tweeted the words of praise …
Jan 5, 2014, 6:40 PMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
The Majority Of Porn In The United States Is Viewed On Smartphones   —  If you needed any more evidence that the era of ubiquitous computing is upon us, here is one stat that shows us how prevalent smartphones and tablets have become to the daily lives of people everywhere …
Dec 26, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Dan Rowinski / ReadWrite:
Mozilla Teams With Manufacturers And Carriers For Open Web Device Alliance   —  Mozilla is teaming up with a group of leading cellular carriers and mobile manufacturers today to create a new standards board to standardize performance and development of open Web devices.
Dec 12, 2013, 5:10 PMIn context
Matt Asay / ReadWrite:
News Flash: Oracle Still Hates Open Source Software   —  It's no wonder that Google, Red Hat and others have been abandoning Oracle's most visible open-source project, MySQL.  After all, Oracle has a highly conflicted relationship with open source.  Nowhere is this conflict more apparent …
Oct 16, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Owen Thomas / ReadWrite:
PayPal Buys Braintree To Get A Foothold In App Payments   —  After weeks of rumors that a deal might come together, PayPal has announced it's buying Braintree, a Chicago-based payments startup, for $800 million.  —  PayPal, a unit of eBay, is already a large player in payments.
Sep 26, 2013, 9:15 AMIn context
Brian Proffitt / ReadWrite:
Microsoft Donates Office 365 To Charitable Nonprofits   —  Microsoft, which has long been a contributor to various charities and nonprofits over the years, has announced the formation of a new program that would give participating nonprofits something they could actually use: licenses for Office 365.
Sep 10, 2013, 9:20 PMIn context

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Queensland Government partners with Microsoft to bring Office 365 to 149,000 government employees  —  Queensland, the second-largest state in Australia, will partner with Microsoft to bring Office 365 …
Atlassian:
Every team needs kick-ass code reviews  —  Code reviews help spread knowledge and coding best practices throughout a team.  In this article we'll take a look at why code reviews are important, and how to optimize the practice.
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Silicon Valley Bank:
Strengthening the U.S. Innovation Economy by Ending Abusive Patent Litigation  —  In Silicon Valley Bank's Innovation Economy Outlook 2014 survey, we asked executives what they see in today's patent system …