Link to EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

So much for hopes of a Dead Space sequel in the near...

Link to EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

So much for hopes of a Dead Space sequel in the near...

Link to EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

So much for hopes of a Dead Space sequel in the near...

Link to EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

So much for hopes of a Dead Space sequel in the near...

Link to Why Google is right and the Authors Guild is wrong on book scanning

Why Google is right and the Authors Guild is wrong on book scanning

The seven-year fight between authors and publishers over Google’s attempt to scan and digitize millions of books as part of its Google Library Project is almost certainly one of the longest-running copyright battles of the web era. The company recently agreed to settle a lawsuit...

Link to EcoFactor closes $8M for energy data, analytics

EcoFactor closes $8M for energy data, analytics

EcoFactor, a startup that uses smart algorithms and connected thermostats to reduce customers’ energy consumption, has raised another round of $8 million. That brings the company’s total funding raised to date to $13.5 million. EcoFactor, founded in 2006 and launched in late 2009, has developed...

Link to Why Google is right and authors are wrong on book scanning

Why Google is right and authors are wrong on book scanning

The seven-year fight between authors and publishers over Google’s attempt to scan and digitize millions of books as part of its Google Library Project is almost certainly one of the longest-running copyright battles of the web era. The company recently agreed to settle a lawsuit...

Link to Netflix will add closed captions to all of its videos within two years

Netflix will add closed captions to all of its videos within two years

Netflix has settled a court case brought against it by the National Association for the Deaf and other disability rights advocates, agreeing to a consent decree that will require it to have closed captions for all of its videos by October 2014. Before it reaches...

Link to iPod touch review (2012)

iPod touch review (2012)

When last we got a new iPod touch, the fourth-generation from 2010, it was so thin relative to other devices of that era we said it looked like “a toothpick.” Its 7.2mm thinness was unparalleled — at the time. But now, just two years later,...

Link to Hoping for big sales, Samsung goes small with Galaxy S III Mini

Hoping for big sales, Samsung goes small with Galaxy S III Mini

Samsung announced a smartphone on Thursday called the Galaxy S III Mini that looks like a smaller version of the company’s flagship phone on the outside, but the internals tell quite a different story. The handset mimics Samsung’s best-selling Galaxy S III smartphone but its...

Link to Samsung Galaxy S III mini pops up in Frankfurt, we go hands on

Samsung Galaxy S III mini pops up in Frankfurt, we go hands on

When word first started trickling out that Samsung planned to make a mini version of the Galaxy S III, it had the air of plausibility. Then, a press invitation confirmed that “something small” was in the works, and finally mobile chief JK Shin confirmed that...

Kindle sales make Amazon no profit

Amazon’s chief executive confirms it sells its hardware at cost as he launches the Kindle Paperwhite and a book lending service in Europe. Powered by WPeMatico

Samsung announce Galaxy S3 Mini

Samsung launches a new, smaller variant of its flagship Galaxy S3 smartphone, giving it the same screen size as Apple’s iPhone 5. Powered by WPeMatico

Link to Wercker aims to “fix”  the app dev universe

Wercker aims to “fix” the app dev universe

Talk about taking on big problems. Startup Wercker, says it will provide a continuous deployment Software as a Service that can keep up with the hyperactive deployment world characterized by Amazon, Netflix and other companies that deploy what can be thousands of software updates per day....