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Steve Jobs's Other Amazing Companies: NeXT and Pixar

Steve Jobs's Other Amazing Companies: NeXT and Pixar | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'It’s easy to forget that Steve Jobs, who died Wednesday at 56, invested an important part of his life into two companies not named Apple: NeXT and Pixar.'

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The Lost 1984 Video: young Steve Jobs introduces the Macintosh

'The Original 1984 Macintosh Introduction: the magic moment, when Steve Jobs unveils the Macintosh and releases it from its bag.'

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Steve Jobs Remembered: 10 of His Most Magical Moments [VIDEO]

Steve Jobs Remembered: 10 of His Most Magical Moments [VIDEO] | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'With Apple announcing that its iconic founder had passed away, we wanted to take a look back at some of the most memorable moments from his career.'

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Twitter reacts with emotion to Steve Jobs' death

Twitter reacts with emotion to Steve Jobs' death | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'The second news outlets started reporting on the death of Steve Jobs today, Twitter erupted with strong expressions of shock and emotion. Here is just a sampling.'

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Steve Jobs dies: Apple CEO Tim Cook's email to employees

Steve Jobs dies: Apple CEO Tim Cook's email to employees | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Apple CEO Tim Cook emailed Apple employees on Wednesday to inform them that company co-founder and iconic leader Steve Jobs had passed away.'

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The Man Who Pushed Art Museums to Embrace Computers

The Man Who Pushed Art Museums to Embrace Computers | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'The story of the early efforts to use an IBM 360 to catalog the holdings from a handful of art museums.'

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India's $35 PC is the Future of Computing

India's $35 PC is the Future of Computing | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'A $35 touchscreen tablet prototype unveiled by the government of India could change computing and turn the tablet PC into a commodity.'

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Howard Rheingold, the ‘smart mob’ and ‘virtual community’ man, hardly needs a gatekeeper

Howard Rheingold, the ‘smart mob’ and ‘virtual community’ man, hardly needs a gatekeeper | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Howard Rheingold did not only foresee the lightning coordination – owed to what a time traveller from the ‘70s would perceive as large plastic matchboxes – of the street protests in the Arab spring, and the British riots. His term for the phenomenon has its own entry in the Wikipedia and was the title for the book he published about it in 2002: Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution.'

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Should we do away with privacy?

Should we do away with privacy? | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'As battle rages over how Facebook and others impact on our privacy, Cindy Gallop has a radical idea. Forget about privacy and control your image.'

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Walking Dead webisodes

Walking Dead webisodes | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'AMC has posted six short webisodes intended to whet your appetite for season two of the TV adaptation of The Walking Dead, a kick-ass zombie comic. They're goddamned scary stuff.'

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The Soviet Space Program, From Sputnik to 1989, in Postage Stamps

The Soviet Space Program, From Sputnik to 1989, in Postage Stamps | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Postage stamps from the Soviet Union give us a taste of what the space program looked like from behind the iron curtain.'

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How Magazines Are Adapting to the Mobile Revolution

How Magazines Are Adapting to the Mobile Revolution | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Magazine editors discuss early lessons from tablet publishing, and the challenges of extending their content to a proliferating number of tablet sizes and platforms going forward.'

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Europe to lead daring Sun mission

Europe to lead daring Sun mission | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'The European Space Agency approves a space mission to study the Sun from a position closer to our star than any previous satellite.'

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How Steve Jobs changed computing

How Steve Jobs changed computing | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Steve Jobs was undoubtedly one of the great technology pioneers of our age, says Ian Douglas, but his biggest talent was for leadership, not engineering.'

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Steve Jobs: from parents' garage to world power

Steve Jobs: from parents' garage to world power | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Highlights from the life of pioneering inventor and Apple co-founder who has died aged 56.'

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Steve Jobs Through the Years

Steve Jobs Through the Years | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'To try and understand what made Steve Jobs a visionary, Wired.com takes a look back on the life of Steve Jobs, the man.'

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Steve Jobs: A Timeline

Steve Jobs: A Timeline | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Here's a recap of the major events in the life of Steve Jobs, Apple's co-founder who died Wednesday.'

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October 5th 2011. The day Apple died.

October 5th 2011. The day Apple died. | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Steve Jobs made Apple special. He was Apple incarnate. Now that he’s gone, will Apple lose its appeal?'

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One step closer to quantum computers | ZDNet

One step closer to quantum computers | ZDNet | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Rice University physicists have created a tiny "electron superhighway" that could one day be useful for building a quantum computer.'

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U.S. gaming havens--border towns and N.Y. 'burbs?

U.S. gaming havens--border towns and N.Y. 'burbs? | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Report from consumer spending tracker Bundle finds Texas border dwellers are gaming fanatics, but not as much as folks on Long Island.'

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Human 'cloning' makes stem cells

Human 'cloning' makes stem cells | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'A form of cloning has been used to create personalised embryonic stem cells in humans, say researchers.'

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Video infographic: History of the iPhone

Video infographic: History of the iPhone | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'This video infographic from CNET UK shows the history of the iPhone in a great animated style.'

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Google Earth hits 1 Billion downloads

Google Earth hits 1 Billion downloads | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'Google's interactive app for exploring the planet, Google Earth has been downloaded over 1 Billion times, the company has announced today.'

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Apple's New iPhone Would Like to Talk

Apple's New iPhone Would Like to Talk | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'An AI personal assistant called Siri is the biggest new feature of the iPhone 4S.'

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New Wiretapping Act puts Italian Wikipedia at risk of deletion

New Wiretapping Act puts Italian Wikipedia at risk of deletion | Technoculture | Scoop.it

'If you're trying to load up the Italian version of Wikipedia, the crowd-sourced and free encyclopedia that anyone can edit, you will instead find a letter informing readers that the page might soon be deleted..'

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