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Today’s Scuttlebot: Dell’s Apple Ad, and Analyzing Groupon

Some interesting items that the tech reporters and editors of The New York Times found on the Web recently. See more here. Best Dell Ad EverDaring Fireball |  Does Dell’s new PC really look like a MacBook Air merged with an iPad? – Brian X. Chen You, Too, Can Be Nate SilverBusinessweek |  Perhaps an overly optimistic headline, but there is… Read more →

Today’s Scuttlebot: Dell’s Apple Ad, and Analyzing Groupon

Some interesting items that the tech reporters and editors of The New York Times found on the Web recently. See more here. Best Dell Ad EverDaring Fireball |  Does Dell’s new PC really look like a MacBook Air merged with an iPad? – Brian X. Chen You, Too, Can Be Nate SilverBusinessweek |  Perhaps an overly optimistic headline, but there is… Read more →

Today’s Scuttlebot: Dell’s Apple Ad, and Analyzing Groupon

Some interesting items that the tech reporters and editors of The New York Times found on the Web recently. See more here. Best Dell Ad EverDaring Fireball |  Does Dell’s new PC really look like a MacBook Air merged with an iPad? – Brian X. Chen You, Too, Can Be Nate SilverBusinessweek |  Perhaps an overly optimistic headline, but there is… Read more →

Today’s Scuttlebot: Dell’s Apple Ad, and Analyzing Groupon

Some interesting items that the tech reporters and editors of The New York Times found on the Web recently. See more here. Best Dell Ad EverDaring Fireball |  Does Dell’s new PC really look like a MacBook Air merged with an iPad? – Brian X. Chen You, Too, Can Be Nate SilverBusinessweek |  Perhaps an overly optimistic headline, but there is… Read more →

CareZone, an Anti-Facebook

Social media is about sharing ever more information about ourselves with an ever-larger crowd. But some of the most valuable information, about things like health and children, needs to be kept close. Now there is a social site for that, too, and it comes from a well-known name in technology. Jonathan Schwartz, the former chief executive of Sun Microsystems, is… Read more →

RIM’s Chief Is Confident of BlackBerry 10 Success

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Thorsten Heins, the chief executive of Research in Motion. Thorsten Heins, the chief executive of Research in Motion, tells his employees, developers and customers that BlackBerry 10, the company’s new phones and the software platform running them, is a very big bet for RIM. If it catches on, he has saved the company. In a meeting with… Read more →

RIM’s Chief Is Confident of BlackBerry 10 Success

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Thorsten Heins, the chief executive of Research in Motion. Thorsten Heins, the chief executive of Research in Motion, tells his employees, developers and customers that BlackBerry 10, the company’s new phones and the software platform running them, is a very big bet for RIM. If it catches on, he has saved the company. In a meeting with… Read more →

Nokia to Offer Its Maps for iPhones and Android Phones

Nokia’s Here app for iOS includes voice-guided walking navigation and public transportation directions Nokia still hasn’t found its way to a successful comeback in the smartphone market. But the company is hoping to get its tentacles into competitors’ phones through mapping applications, a move it hopes will help it improve its maps. The company said on Tuesday that in the… Read more →

iPad mini with 4G ships early, world rejoices

I have to admit to being a little suspicious. When Apple announced that its iPad mini with WiFi would ship about two weeks ahead of the LTE-capable model I immediately put on my conspiracy hat. “Ah, they’re shipping the Wi-Fi models first so that everyone will buy it, pass it down the line, and purchase… Read more →

Opinion: Businesses should start using Windows 8 now

Many businesses appear to have got the transition from Windows XP to Windows 7 wrong, which has almost certainly cost them significant sums in lost productivity and increased support costs. The question now is whether they’re going to make the same mistakes again when it comes to making the transition from Windows 7 to Windows… Read more →