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How to enable hands free voice search in Google Chrome

How to enable hands free voice search in Google Chrome | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
Google just enabled hands-free voice search in the full version of its desktop Web browser. Here, we show you how to enable the feature.
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Jamba Juice introduces Mobile Wallet support with a freebie

Jamba Juice introduces Mobile Wallet support with a freebie | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
Up to one million free Jamba Juice smoothies will go to Isis mobile wallet smartphone users later this year, when Isis takes its NFC-ready technology to the national stage.
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GoDaddy Buys Media Temple To Build Up Its Business With Web Professionals

GoDaddy Buys Media Temple To Build Up Its Business With Web Professionals | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
Domain registration and hosting company GoDaddy is continuing on its acquisitions roll, with the announcement today that it acquired Media Temple, a premium domain hosting and website services company based out of Los Angeles that targets website...
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Apple Chiefs Discuss Strategy, Market Share—and the New iPhones

Apple Chiefs Discuss Strategy, Market Share—and the New iPhones | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
As the smartphone market moves toward cheaper models, especially in China, how will Tim Cook & Co. survive at the high-end?
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Definitely a rare instance to get Cook, Federighi, AND Ive together for an interview.

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Android is better

Android is better | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
It was just meant to be a quick experiment. I started using a Nexus 4. I was going to go right back to my iPhone after a week. I was designing more and more Android interfaces at Twitter and reali...
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How I learned to stop worrying and love the cloud - Talk Mobile

How I learned to stop worrying and love the cloud - Talk Mobile | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
The cloud. It has become just about synonymous with internet data storage, and for good reason. No longer does uploading your data to a server mean that you're uploading to a specific server.
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Five Android apps that prolong your smartphone's battery life

Five Android apps that prolong your smartphone's battery life | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
This collection of apps will not only extend the life of your handset, but could also improve its overall performance. Read this article by Scott Webster on CNET.
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Enable Personal Hotspot (Wi-Fi Tethering) On iPhone For Free [No Jailbreak Required]

Enable Personal Hotspot (Wi-Fi Tethering) On iPhone For Free [No Jailbreak Required] | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
Having the ability to natively share an internet connection from mobile to other personal devices for free is definitely a beneficial feature that comes in handy at differing times.
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Salesforce.com to Join OpenStack Cloud Project

Salesforce.com to Join OpenStack Cloud Project | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
The standard-bearer for the software-as-a-service movement will make its platform available on computing equipment running an open source operating system.
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Steve Jobs Inducted Into Bay Area Hall of Fame, Eddy Cue Tells Personal iMac Story

Steve Jobs Inducted Into Bay Area Hall of Fame, Eddy Cue Tells Personal iMac Story | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
When Steve Jobs was inducted into Bay Area Business Hall of Fame last night, it was up to friend and Apple executive Eddy Cue to accept the award on his behalf.
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Planting A Startup Garden

Planting A Startup Garden | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
"We're less interested in deal-making than getting things going. Perhaps I'm just naive." Those are the words of Rick DeVos, founder and CEO of the..
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Flickr redesigns individual picture pages with 25 percent larger photos

Flickr redesigns individual picture pages with 25 percent larger photos | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
Flickr has been all about putting big, bold, beautiful photos front and center since the website's massive redesign in May, but Yahoo just found one more place to make those photos bigger and more...
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Apple’s Touch ID: What it is and how it works

Apple’s Touch ID: What it is and how it works | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
What is Touch ID? Touch ID is an integrated sensor that allows a user, while using an iPhone 5s, to use a fingerprint to perform some tasks.
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The Brawl in the Bay for the Best Software Engineers

The Brawl in the Bay for the Best Software Engineers | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
It's extremely challenging to recruit top Software Engineers in the San Francisco Bay Area. This is how it's done.
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Valve announces SteamOS, a living room operating system for games

Valve announces SteamOS, a living room operating system for games | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
Valve is done teasing. Today, Valve has revealed SteamOS, its own operating system based on Linux, designed for living room gaming PCs. It's the first step towards Valve's Steam Box, its vision for...
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Just.me - texting, email and social networking.

Just.me - texting, email and social networking. | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it

texting, email and social media - all together

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Just.me has all the right pieces. If they can get some decent adoption they will be a significant social player.

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Innovate or Die: 3 Ways to Stay Ahead of the Curve

Innovate or Die: 3 Ways to Stay Ahead of the Curve | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
When some companies stop innovating, it can literally kill them.Remember Blockbuster?Just 10 years ago, with 8,000 stores and $3 billion in annual revenue, Blockbuster was easily the planet's biggest
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Now anyone can upload files to your Dropbox account using this website

Now anyone can upload files to your Dropbox account using this website | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
Sending and transferring files can be a pain, even with productivity and storage tools, like Dropbox and Evernote. A relatively new open source project, called dbinbox, lets non-Dropbox users uploa...
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HTC One Impressions - Bigger Is Better?

HTC One Impressions - Bigger Is Better? | THE Tech Scoop | Scoop.it
When I got the opportunity to review the HTC One, how could I say no? So I didn't, and here are my impressions.
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As a recent convert from the iPhone 5 to the Samsung S4 I agree with Terrance - Bigger is better...

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