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Kraft Store Kiosk Scans Your Face Then Knows What to Feed It (Wired)

Kraft Store Kiosk Scans Your Face Then Knows What to Feed It Dinner planning: It’s the bane of every five o’clock shopper who can’t bear to serve up frozen pizza one more night. Now, with the help of some spooky … Continue reading

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The Future of Advertising (Wired)

The Future of Advertising Advertising is on the cusp of its first creative revolution since the 1960s. But the ad industry might get left behind. Illustrations by Tavis Coburn Twenty creative directors, planners, media strategists, and account executives from agencies … Continue reading

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Buying a Notebook (Wired)

What You Need to Know When Buying a Notebook Laptop prices have continued to fall this year for all categories except the very cheapest netbooks. Meanwhile, performance and features have kept creeping northward, giving consumers incredible buying power –- and … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know When Buying a Tablet Computer (Wired)

What You Need to Know When Buying a Tablet Computer WIRED’S TOP PICKS The world is flat, after all. At least, the gadget world is — this year. After Apple broke open the tablet market with the iPad in early … Continue reading

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Twitter Isn’t Sure What Twitter Is, CEO Costolo Says. Good. (Wired)

Twitter Isn’t Sure What Twitter Is, CEO Costolo Says. Good. This is refreshing: Twitter CEO Dick Costolo tells the UK Telegraph that he’s trying to figure out what Twitter is. Nothing should hearten us more than a lack of certainty … Continue reading

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It’s Not Just You: 71 Percent of Tweets Are Ignored (Wired)

About 160 million people use Twitter, which may explain the signal-to-noise ratio. Ever feel like you’re talking to a brick wall on Twitter? That might be because 71 percent of tweets get absolutely no response from the world. Toronto-based social media … Continue reading

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Changes in Media Distribution-Apple, Google, FB, Amazon. (Wired)

Behold, the Next Media Titans: Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon Bus + iPad = ? by Richard Smith | smith/flickr. Used with gratitude via a Creative Commons license. Venture capitalist John Doerr is well-known for his hyperbole. Remember his comments about … Continue reading

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