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  • Text Message Study
    Study Finds Texting To Be More Truthful

    A recent study funded by the National Science Foundation revealed that text messages often provide more open and straightforward responses than those given through voice communication. Cognitive psychologists from the University of Michigan and the New School for Social Research, along with members of AT&T Research, collected


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Electric Imp Can Connect Everything In Your Home To The Cloud

Electric Imp has unveiled a new, standardized flash card that has the potential to connect any device in your home to both your local network and Electric Imp’s cloud network for on-the-go access. The card has the potential to standardize the currently complicated process of connecting unusual

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Study Finds Texting To Be More Truthful

Text Message Study

A recent study funded by the National Science Foundation revealed that text messages often provide more open and straightforward responses than those given through voice communication. Cognitive psychologists from the University of Michigan and the New School for Social Research, along with members of AT&T Research, collected

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Mozilla Firefox Reset Button – Like Magic

Reset Button

The Almighty Reset Button Mozilla developers are testing a “reset” button for the popular Firefox browser, aimed at users who are frustrated with repeated crashes and poor performance, which they say works “like magic.” The reset button creates a new profile, throws out add-ons, sync settings and

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The Pirate Bay Is Back, And An Anonymous Defector Claims Responsibility For The DDoS Attack

Writers Note: This piece is a followup to one I wrote yesterday but got published today. It presents new information about yesterday’s massive DDoS attack on The Pirate Bay (TPB). If you haven’t read the first article, I recommend you do so before reading this one. The

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Google Debuts Knowledge Graph, An Associative Search Tool

Google announced a major change today in the way its flagship search engine finds and delivers information. While traditional search engines have chosen relevant results based on keywords, a new Google search feature will draw on a more robust database, which the company is calling the “Knowledge

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WordPress Gets Its Own App Store, Sort Of

It seems like every company out there is building their very own app store; first Apple, Amazon, then Google, now Facebook… all of tech’s biggest players are getting in on the action. And now WordPress — the ridiculously flexible, free, and open source blogging platform -slash- dynamic

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G+ The Social Network for Robots, Now for Humans Too

Google +

Google has or has had agreements in place to display results from various social networks over the years.  Whether or not due to an agreement or an algorithmic tweak, results from twitter.com, facebook.com, linkedin.com, yelp.com and many others show up on top of Google some days and then disappear the

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Google Apps Troubleshooting Utilities

Support Checklist

Great Tools for troubleshooting Google Apps: Mail, (MX & DNS records), Calendar and general errors or issues that you may encounter with Google Apps services.  The message header analysis tool is excellent for making the server, hops, delays and general email message routing understandable and readable. The

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