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If you have to use Facebook, ..
 
I don't use the Facebook mobile app for many of the reasons enumerated in this article. I also don't trust their freewheeling attitude towards user privacy.

If you're an Android user, open Facebook's mobile site in the Chrome browser, click on the menu, and add the site to your desktop. You'll get a nice little icon on your home screen, just like you would for an app, and it won't eat your battery or kill performance.
Even if you're someone who's addicted to Facebook, you really ought to consider just accessing it through your mobile browser. Business Insider directs our attention to antivirus software firm AVG'...
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The Wall Street Journal.: Changing the Smartphone Game From China. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwiMTjkBI
The low-priced phablet may not be in the U.S. yet, but Apple and Samsung had better pay attention
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Charles Townes, inventor of the laser, passed away. 
In 1951, physicist Charles Townes was lost in thought on a park bench in Washington, D.C., pondering a years-long puzzle: how to create an intense beam of light – short in wavelength and high in frequency – with far-reaching practical uses. Albert Einstein had theorized that it could be done, but no one had yet managed the feat.
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As if Santa attached a GoPro camera to his sleigh, a new video reveals the Earth as few have seen it. Published this week, the time-lapse shows stunning views of the Earth, sunrises, clouds, lightning, auroras, stars, and the International Space Station.
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This connectivity trend is now recognized as a source of growth for semiconductor players and their customers. Here we consider the opportunities and constraints for components manufacturers. A McKinsey & Company article.
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How TVs and tablets will converge
 
The convergence of giant TVs and tablets with touch displays will inevitably replace today's PC paradigm in homes, businesses and enterprise conference rooms.

http://www.eweek.com/pc-hardware/why-the-convergence-of-touch-screen-tvs-tablets-is-inevitable.html

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Forbes Now: Bill Gates Also Worries Artificial Intelligence Is A Threat. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwtemRtCA
Bill Gates, like fellow brainiac Stephen Hawking and Tesla Motors founder / Iron Man inspiration Elon Musk, fears that artificial intelligence could pose a threat to humanity.
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The blue-chip VC firm has compiled a list, sometimes surprising, of the tech trends it thinks are most important today.
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Wearable
 
Yay! +Anouk Wipprecht made another rev of her totally awesome spider dress.

Since it's showing up at CES, I assume the Edison board is part of an Intel sponsorship. I wonder how it fared for a project like this? So many microservos to control with only 4 pwm pins...
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Occupation
Entrepreneur in mobile/wearable/IoT, connected car space, strategic advisor to startups.
Skills
BLE, Google Glass/AppEngine/Android, Java/Scala/Akka, iOS, HTML5; Cloud Computing; quant trading system, Patent
Employment
  • GWC
    GM for South East Asia, present
    General Manager for South East Asia
  • Handscape Inc
    Software Architect, 2014 - present
  • Pcsso
    Advisor, 2013 - 2014
  • MetaWave - Mobile Cloud Local Social BigData and all that
    Founder, 2009 - 2014
  • GWC, US
    Director of Developer Programs, 2012 - 2013
  • T-Mobile
    Mobile Software Developer, 2010 - 2012
  • Kaiser Permanente
    Lead Web Applications Engineer, 2001 - 2009
  • D2K, Enterprise Middleware
    Senior Software Engineer, 2001 - 2001
  • Livemind, Mobile e-Commerce
    Senior Software Engineer - Search, 2000 - 2000
  • MegaCart
    Co-Founder, 2000 - 2000
    Shopping Service
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Male
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Bringing the best of Silicon Valley to the World, the best of the World to Silicon Valley.
Introduction
Mobile, wearable entrepreneur, 
strategic advisor to startups,
Curious Freethinker,
Maker, tinkerer and
World Traveler
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igu tani bui jiu sa ermobo qianernjin, amasonginsangert
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Currently
San Jose
Previously
San Francisco - Silicon Valley - Los Angeles Area - Singapore - Borneo - Kuala Lumpur
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408-256-2579