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45 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

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Has your passion for the Olympics thrown a wrench in your workflow? Join the club. Spreadsheets and deadlines versus gymnastics vaults and 100m ‘fly? There’s no contest. If for some crazy reason you do take a break from the Games — or your boss issues a city-wide kibosh — then spend some time checking out […]

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These 30 Insane Lookalikes Are Hilariously Similar To Each Other

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Lookalikes are always fun, but these are something else. Albert Einstein and this genius baby An Oyster card and this woman’s outfit Cartman and this kid on the bus   Jason and this Croc Julia Roberts and Jared Leto Justin Timberlake in the 90s and instant noodles Kim Kardashian and Shamu Michael Jackson and this […]

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The Story Behind The Iconic Baton Rouge Protest Photo

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A strikingimage of a woman standing defiantly in front of two armoured police officers has resonated with thousands of people after it wasshared on social media. Taken by Jonathan Bachman, a New Orleans-based photographer, it has become the main image used to represent the protest in Baton Rouge. Demonstrators had gathered outside the citys police […]

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Are Sound Waves the Future of Mobile Marketing?

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Your Starbucks runs and concert visits will soon be more interactive. Imagine the luxury of walking into a coffee shop and receiving a personalized drink deal on your smartphone or tablet upon entry. Or, receiving an automated #mobile thank-you note for watching a film, exactly an hour after leaving the theater. Thanks to Sonic Notify […]

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Amazon Building an iPhone Competitor

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As competition in the fast-growing #mobile web space continues to heat up, #Amazon is working on a device to grab a slice of the pie currently dominated by the iPhone and Android smartphones, according to a Bloomberg report. Interestingly, the hardware, cloud computing and e-commerce juggernaut is said to be working with Foxconn — which […]

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Vladimir Putin’s Ridiculous Birthday Present May Make You Vomit Inside

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For his birthday Russian President Vladimir #Putin has been gifted a whole exhibition comparing him to the Greek mythical hero Hercules. No joke — it&8217;s called &8220;The 12 Labors of Putin.&8221; The exhibit was held on Monday, and here is its organiser.  a young, bearded man named Mikhail Antonov, куратор выставки о подвигах Путина pic.twitter.com/uzoQT4pfgk — Feldman […]

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The Innovators Behind 10 Hot Technologies

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In the Tech Innovators Series, Mashable introduces you to 10 of #tech‘s top innovators. From adaptive learning to mobile video-sharing and computers that you command with gestures of the hand, these gamechangers are introducing new technologies and redefining — or creating entirely new — industries. Check out the summaries below and click through for full […]

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City of Palo Alto Opens Its Arms to Open Government

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#Palo Alto, Calif., is already well known as a global center of technology innovation, with companies from Google to Facebook having once called it home. However, the city itself hasn’t fully embraced technology’s potential to disrupt local government — until now. The city of Palo Alto is announcing Tuesday the launch of a new #open […]

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