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Yep, ‘Flappy Bird’ Is Coming Back

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The popular game is being revived, according to its creator. continue…

Ukrainians Resort to Crowdfunding Army

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The Ukrainian Ministry of Defense is relying on money sent via text to help finance troops. continue…

Google’s Android Studio vs. Eclipse: Which Fits Your Needs?

Comparing Eclipse and its Google-made Google Plugin with Google’s own Android Studio. continue…

Is Apple Cutting iPhone 5C Price a Sign of Desperation?

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Apple first rolled out the iPhone 5C in 2013 as a lower-cost alternative to the iPhone 5S. Why cut its price again? continue…

Danny Kim Wants to Change How You Drive

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The Lit Motors founder thinks the two-wheeled C-1 can forever alter how people move through urban settings. continue…

How to Get a Job at Hosting Company SingleHop

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Plans are afoot to grow Chicago-based SingleHop, a dedicated server and cloud hosting company, by an additional 300 employees by 2015. Established in 2006, the company has grown from 40 employees in 2010 to 105 employees today, and posted $30 million in revenues during 2012. The company provides dedicated cloud and managed services to more than 4,500 customers, with 12,000+ servers online. With clients in more than 114 countries, SingleHop has expanded to maintain four data centers in Chicago, Phoenix,… continue…

Cloud Vendors Desperate for OpenStack Skills

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Learning about OpenStack is the surest way to get onto the cutting edge of cloud infrastructure, according to Jason Baker in a post at opensource.com. “Investing your time in learning OpenStack pays off,” Baker writes. The dramatic growth of the cloud has created thousands of jobs, with demand for OpenStack skills among the most pressing. According to Rackspace, “OpenStack outpaces other cloud infrastructure jobs considerably,” Baker writes. And since the hosting company conducted its survey some 18 months ago, the… continue…

Dorian Nakamoto Officially Denies Creating Bitcoin

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In a lengthy statement, Nakamoto dismissed reports that he’s the founder of the popular crypto-currency. continue…

Steve Jobs Denied Apple at Work On a Television: Report

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A new book suggests that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, contrary to earlier reports, was not working on a next-gen television set. continue…

SourceForge Interview: Making a Universal Media Server

The project serves media (video, audio and images) to devices such as televisions, gaming consoles, smartphones and more. continue…