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Amazon Redshift Gets Faster Data Nodes Amazon Redshift Gets Faster Data Nodes

Early last year, Amazon Web Services made Redshift available to the world. The service promised a “fast and powerful, fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse in the cloud.” AWS fulfilled that promise, and it’s now making it even better. Amazon Web …

ARM Buys Internet of Things Company Sensinode Oy ARM Buys Internet of Things Company Sensinode Oy

Semiconductor company ARM this week announced that it has acquired Sensinode Oy, a software company focused on “Internet of Things” products. The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the coming phase of the internet in which a variety of products …

Motorola Creates Innovative Optical Node Motorola Creates Innovative Optical Node

Motorola is getting ready to unveil their new VSN200 1 GHz 2X2 Optical Node at the 2012 Cable Show. It is the latest innovation in their 1 GHz BAN product portfolio. The concept that was driving the design and engineering …

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Google: “Buzz Will Be Just Another Node”
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When Google announced Google Buzz earlier this week, the company made it abundantly clear that it was interested in Buzz being as open as possible. Looking at the Google Buzz API page, you’ll see that support for Activity Streams, AtomPub, OAuth, PubSubHubbub, Salmon and WebFinger are things that are "coming soon."

Nokia, FinNode Looking For Mobile Plans

It’s not anytime minutes and SMS they want, but they would like to find and reward the winner of a contest for the best business plan in the Web-2-Mobile Business Plan Competition.

10G Integrates Airborne Wireless LAN Node Module into Wi-Fi Communications Adapter

10G, LLC and DPAC Technologies announced today that 10G is integrating the Airborne Wireless LAN Node Module into its Wi-Fi Communications Adapter.

StumbleUpon Traffic Referrals Back On The Rise StumbleUpon Traffic Referrals Back On The Rise

Shareaholic has a new report out looking at social media traffic referrals from eight social networks in the last quarter. Out of those eight, only two – Facebook and StumbleUpon – showed growth over the prior quarter in terms of …

Miss Universe 2015 Pageant Full Of Fun, Conflict

Miss Universe contestants are gearing up for Sunday’s Miss Universe 2015 pageant that will take place in Miami. The contestants for Miss Universe 2015 arrived two weeks ago and began preparations for the big event. There are 88 contestants gunning …

Miss Lebanon Will Not Lose Title Because Of Selfie

Miss Lebanon, Saly Greige, will not lose her title due to her reportedly unwillful inclusion in a selfie taken by Miss Israel, Doron Matalon. Griege has been trying to convince the folks back home that she is a victim of …

Miss Lebanon’s Agent: Miss Israel Was “Chasing” Her

Miss Lebanon is still trying to do some damage control from the selfie seen around the world. Miss Israel took a selfie on January 11th of herself, Miss Lebanon, Miss Japan, and Miss Slovenia in Miami, where the Miss Universe …

Netflix’s ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Gets Its First Trailer Netflix’s ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Gets Its First Trailer

Netflix’s new show Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, a Tina Fey-produced comedy about a woman who escapes a cult, has just received its first trailer. The show, which stars Ellie Kemper, will debut all 13 episodes on March 6. Post by Unbreakable …

Milla Jovovich: ‘Resident Evil’ Star Plans Post-Baby Body

Milla Jovovich, known for her role as Alice in the Resident Evil series of films, weighs in at a healthy 170 pounds at the moment, but is already planning her post-baby body. The next film in the Resident Evil franchise …

What’s on Amazon Prime but Not on Netflix? There’s a Page for That What’s on Amazon Prime but Not on Netflix? There’s a Page for That

FYI Amazon has a dedicated page called Prime Member Exclusives: Not on Netflix that lists every movie and TV show you can stream via Amazon Prime Instant Video, but not on Netflix. So, if you have both services and are …

Sharon Osbourne Fears Dying of Alzheimer’s Like Her Dad

Sharon Osbourne has long had a fear that she is just recently sharing with the media. She is terrified of dying of Alzheimer’s disease, the way her father did. Ozzy Osbourne’s wife lost her father, Don Arden, to the disease …

Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady Have a Parking Lot Moment After Patriots Win AFC Championship

Gisele Bundchen, Tom Brady and their trio of munchkins just may be the cutest family ever. If not the cutest, they are definitely the most beautiful. Am I wrong? Gisele Bundchen and her kids are constantly posting cute selfies of …

Google Glass: Looking Back On 3 Years Of Ridicule Google Glass: Looking Back On 3 Years Of Ridicule

It was nearly three years ago that Google first unveiled its “crazy future glasses,” under the label Project Glass, which would go on to become known as simply “Google Glass”. Now, as you may have heard, Google is halting general …

Jana Duggar and Brother John Duggar: ’19 Kids and Counting’ Twins Celebrate 25th Birthdays

Jana Duggar and her twin brother John Duggar, the eldest of the 19 Kids and Counting siblings, turned 25 on Monday, and celebrated their big day with some of their family members at a local Cracker Barrel restaurant. Dad Jim …

Facebook Brings Free Basic Internet Services to Colombia via internet.org app Facebook Brings Free Basic Internet Services to Colombia via internet.org app

Facebook has just launched its Internet.org app in Colombia, bringing free basic internet services to the country. This is the first time that the app has reached a Latin American country. “Before today, only about 50% of Colombians had access …

Crayola Facebook Hacked, Company Apologizes for Non-Family-Friendly Posts

Crayola has been forced to apologize after its Facebook page was compromised earlier this week. The hack resulted in a handful of not-quite-family-friendly posts and some not-quite-happy families. “Our sincere apologies to our Facebook community for the inappropriate and offensive …

Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher: First Glimpse of Baby Shared in Photo Leak

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher welcomed their baby girl Wyatt Isabelle Kutcher into the world four months ago, but had yet to share her photo with the public. The new parents and their good intentions were recently usurped, however, when …

Amber Vinson: Bridal Shop Closed After Visit from Ebola Patient

Amber Vinson is one of the Dallas, Texas nurses who contracted Ebola after caring for a patient at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. That patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, died of the disease. All those who cared for him were told …

Why Facebook Will Never Be a Haven for Free Speech Why Facebook Will Never Be a Haven for Free Speech

Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t want to let extremists stifle your freedom to express yourself. That’s the takeaway from an eloquent post the Facebook CEO made on Friday regarding the terrorist attacks on French magazine Charlie Hebdo. Here’s the post in its …

Priscilla Presley Saws Through Frozen Birthday Cake for Elvis’ 80th; Nearly Drops It!

For Elvis 80th birthday, his family turned out to brave the cold in Memphis, Tennessee. Priscilla Presley was joined by her daughter Lisa Marie Presley, as well as her grandchildren, to celebrate with Elvis fans at Graceland. It was 16 …