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updated at 12:24am on 5/24/2015

Top Meme

Juli Clover, MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - Front Page — Starting on Monday of this week, Apple began preparing to ship out the first batch of gold Apple Watch Editions to customers who pre-ordered in April. MacRumors readers have begun seeing credit card charges for the devices and have received shipping notifications and courier information from Apple. Some of...

apple, watch, iphone

Secondary Memes

With the future of government spying hanging in the balance, the Senate goes on vacation

Mark Sullivan, VentureBeat — When the going gets tough, the tough go fishing. That’s pretty much what the Senate did after a sort of showdown occurred in the early morning hours Saturday over the fate of the Patriot Act. Senators voted on a new bill called the USA Freedom Act that would replace the Patriot Act and limit the powers of...

senate, act, patriot

Microsoft walked away from Saleforce deal over price

Jahna Berry, Seattle TechFlash RSS Feed — Microsoft opted not to buy Salesforce because the deal was too expensive, according to CNBC. Speculation has swirled that Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) could launch a takeover after Bloomberg News reported on April 29 that the Seattle software giant was evaluating if it should make a play for Salesforce (NYSE:...

microsoft, salesforce, reported

Tertiary Memes

13 Gmail Tips & Tricks

Craig Lloyd, Gotta Be Mobile — 13 Gmail Tips & Tricks is a post by Craig Lloyd from Gotta Be Mobile. Gmail is one of the most popular email...

email, gmail, account

Firefox browser for iOS is almost ready for testing

Jon Fingas, Engadget RSS Feed — It's been a long time coming, but Firefox for iOS is nearly here... in a manner of speaking. Mozilla has...

firefox, beta, browser

Download Minecraft Patch 1.8.5 to Fix Some Security Issues

Softpedia News (Cosmin Vasile), Softpedia News > Global — It's been a little bit over a month since Mojang released the latest patch for Minecraft, which, in fact...

patch, linux, released

Munchery cooks up an $85M round at a $300M valuation (confirmed)

Mark Sullivan, VentureBeat — Enterprise companies tackle mobile marketing automation slightly differently—and that's why they're on top....

food, million, round

Windows 10 Build 10125 Screenshots Leaked

Softpedia News (Bogdan Popa), Softpedia News > Global — Microsoft rolled out Windows 10 build 10122 to insiders earlier this week, but the company has also submitted...

build, windows, new

Ireland overwhelmingly approves same-sex marriage in historic vote

Miriam Kramer, Mashable — DUBLIN — Ireland became the first country to legalize same-sex marriage by nationwide popular vote on...

vote, marriage, ireland

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