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How long can you keep revamping Gmail? - Connected Business

How long can you keep revamping Gmail? - Connected Business | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Another year, another overhaul for Gmail – but how long can the company keep this up in the face of an increasing backlash against email overall?
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‘Make Things Do Stuff' Will Teach 100,000 Kids To Create With Computers

Yesterday saw the launch of Make Things Do Stuff – an ambitious campaign that aims to educate at least 100,000 kids about the joys of digital creativity
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How to Clean Out Your Overflowing Hard Drive and Get Your Space Back

How to Clean Out Your Overflowing Hard Drive and Get Your Space Back | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Hard drives get messy. You save files and forget them, download huge chunks of data that pile up, and change your naming schemes a hundred times. It's spring, though, so why not do a little tidying up?
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BT Ditches Yahoo Mail In Favour Of Own Web Portal

BT announces plans to switch from Yahoo Mail To BT Mail as part of new content offering
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Redesigned Gmail App Rumored to be Launched on Wednesday | Android News - AndroidHeadlines.com

Redesigned Gmail App Rumored to be Launched on Wednesday | Android News - AndroidHeadlines.com | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, The Next Web and Android Police got an anonymous tip about a new version of Gmail. The tip was showing off an alleged Gmail redesign that
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Faltering Facebook phone is delayed

Faltering Facebook phone is delayed | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Social networking giant postpones the launch of its "Facebook phone" after negative feedback and disappointing sales.
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McKinsey: The $33 Trillion Technology Payoff

McKinsey: The $33 Trillion Technology Payoff | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
A new report from the McKinsey Global Institute, the research arm of the consulting firm, estimates that there could be $33 trillion-a-year payoff from 12 technologies by 2025.
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Bored with mere medicine, IBM's Watson adds customer service to its resume

Bored with mere medicine, IBM's Watson adds customer service to its resume | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
IBM’s Watson has been helping clinicians diagnose ailments and bankers recommend the right products for customers, and with its latest job it will help brands provide better customer service and reach a wider audience.
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IT jobs vacancies near pre-recession levels

IT jobs vacancies near pre-recession levels | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Volume of permanent job openings has risen for fourth consecutive year, claims CWJobs.
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Google faces new pressure over tax claims

Google faces new pressure over tax claims | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Revenue and Customs is investigating fresh lines of inquiry after interviewing whistleblower who gave evidence to Whitehall (#SocialMedia Google faces new pressure over tax claims - Revenue and Customs is investigating fresh lines of inqui...
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Microsoft to build two data centers in Australia

Microsoft to build two data centers in Australia | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Aims to expand its Windows Azure offering. (Microsoft to build two data centers in Australia: Microsoft Corp is expanding its services for hosting and pro...
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Yahoo! overhauls Flickr

Yahoo! overhauls Flickr | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Web giant Yahoo! has unveiled a new design for Flickr, complete with one terabyte of free space. (RT @iafricaCooltech: Looking for a place to store your photos? Well, Yahoo! has overhauled Flickr, adding one terabyte of free space.
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Google launches cloud-based syncing service | Cloud Pro

Google launches cloud-based syncing service | Cloud Pro | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Search giant updates Cloud Messaging tool to sync notifications across devices
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Google two-step verification: a must for business email | Enterprise | Real World Computing | PC Pro

Google two-step verification: a must for business email | Enterprise | Real World Computing | PC Pro | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Businesses shouldn't ignore Google's two-step verification for Gmail accounts, warns Kevin Partner
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How Google Is Finally Fixing Android's Deepest Flaw

How Google Is Finally Fixing Android's Deepest Flaw | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
You might not have noticed, but in the last two weeks Google has fixed the thing you hate most about Android.
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EE rolls out 4G services to 12 more towns and cities

EE rolls out 4G services to 12 more towns and cities | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Mobile operator continues to build out its superfast network services across the UK.
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Google blimps will carry wireless signal across Africa (Wired UK)

Google blimps will carry wireless signal across Africa (Wired UK) | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Search giant Google is intending to build huge wireless networks across Africa and Asia, using high-altitude balloons and blimps
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BT Lights Up World's First 800Gbps Fibre Super Channel

BT sends 800Gbps signals 410km from Ipswich to London - proving its existing fibre network is good for plenty more years
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Bitcoin now outguns all of Earth's supercomputers

Bitcoin now outguns all of Earth's supercomputers | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Bitcoin's exascale network sucks down around $200,000 a day in electricity costs. (How big is Bitcoin? The digital currency's network uses about $200,000 a day in electricity costs.
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Top 5 Gadget Flops - LatestGadgets

Top 5 Gadget Flops - LatestGadgets | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
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Vast teams of engineers with boundless experience work tirelessly to produce the latest gadget that aims to revolutionise the way we go about our daily lives.
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A Visual Guide to Twitter

A Visual Guide to Twitter | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it

This infographic provides a visual guide and a brief synopsis of different uses for Twitter.

It includes information about how Twitter can be used as a tool for information, customer service, networking, business management and website management.


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Carlos Castaño's comment, June 6, 2013 9:48 AM
I'm agree with you.
Alexander Abramov's comment, June 6, 2013 10:23 AM
You put it very nicely
Jim Doyle's curator insight, June 6, 2013 8:45 PM
A Visual Guide to Twitter
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Why wearable tech needs fashion to survive and to thrive (Wired UK)

Why wearable tech needs fashion to survive and to thrive (Wired UK) | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
Wearble technology is predicted to become a $50 billion industry in a matter of years, but unless these technologies converge with the fashion industry they may fail to popularise and reach their potential (Je vais imprimer ma chemise pour la réunion...
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Apple's Web of Tax Shelters Saved It Billions, Panel Finds - New York Times

Apple's Web of Tax Shelters Saved It Billions, Panel Finds - New York Times | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
New York Times Apple's Web of Tax Shelters Saved It Billions, Panel Finds New York Times WASHINGTON — Even as Apple became the nation's most profitable technology company, it avoided billions in taxes in the United States and around the world...
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As mobile explodes in Africa, Nairobi is emerging as a leader in the region’s tech scene

As mobile explodes in Africa, Nairobi is emerging as a leader in the region’s tech scene | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
If the future of computing lies in mobile and the fastest growth in mobile uptake will come from poor countries, Africa is where much of the action will be.
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China 'state hackers renew attacks'

China 'state hackers renew attacks' | World of Tech Today | Scoop.it
State-sponsored hackers are renewing their attacks on the US after a three-month hiatus, according to the New York Times.
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