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updated at 2:20pm on 4/19/2014

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Warner Crocker, Gotta Be Mobile — Shakeout in Wearables: Nike to Stop Making Fuelbands is a post by Warner Crocker from Gotta Be Mobile. CNET is reporting in an exclusive that Nike is deciding to get out of the hardware side of the supposedly burgeoning wearable fitness tracking category and stop making the Nike Fuelband. As a part of the...

nike, fuelband, wearable

Secondary Memes

Facebook Nearby Friends Feature Puts the Social Back in Networking

eWeek - RSS Feed — Facebook, competing with more apps for users' attention, is giving subscribers a new reason to check in—the Nearby Friends feature.

friends, feature, facebook

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Roundup

Adam Mills, Gotta Be Mobile — Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Roundup is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat update has been rolling out since January but its roll out is still far from over. With the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4 KitKat update pushing on, we want to...

update, android, samsung

Tertiary Memes

Facebook updates Paper app with notifications, photo comments, 'new story' buttons, more

AppleInsider - Frontpage News — Facebook on Friday rolled out a an update to its newsreader-style alternative Paper, adding a number of new...

facebook, friends, new

Airbnb Reportedly Closes New Round Of Funding Valuing It At $10 Billion

Alice Truong, Fast Company — However, it's still unclear what the total amount raised is. Reports suggest it's between $450 million and...

airbnb, million, new

Steve Jobs' character becomes issue in Silicon Valley no-hiring case

Zach Miners, Macworld — Tech workers suing over an alleged no-poaching agreement among Silicon Valley firms are fighting an attempt...

jobs, steve, workers

King crushes trademark dispute with Banner Saga, CandySwipe devs

Mike Suszek, Joystiq RSS Feed — Candy Crush Saga developer King settled trademark disputes with The Banner Saga developer Stoic Studio and...

kingcom, saga, trademark

FCC vote on incentive auction plan could further open broadband competition

Grant Gross, PCWorld — The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will reserve a significant amount of spectrum in its upcoming...

auction, fcc, spectrum

Labels claim Pandora owes money for streaming old songs, probably won't get it

Jon Fingas, Engadget RSS Feed — Pandora can't catch a break, it seems. Just weeks after the streaming radio service escaped paying higher...

pandora, recordings, copyright

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