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  • E-Commerce Platform StackSocial Redesigns Site, Expands To Gaming And Design Products

    E-Commerce Platform StackSocial Redesigns Site, Expands To Gaming And Design Products

    StackSocial, an e-commerce platform that provides its users with discounts and special offers on software and hardware, has launched its redesigned site to display increased inventory and help users discover products more easily. CEO Josh Payne tells me in the coming weeks the company will implement more community features, such as the ability to “want” or “heart”… Read More

  • iPhone 4 Survives 1,000 Foot Fall From Airplane

    Late last night, we received an email from U.S. Air Force Combat Controller Ron Walker, who wrote to share an incredible story about his iPhone 4. Airman Walker’s duties as a jump master require him to ensure that his aircraft is the the proper location before sending parachute jumpers into the air. One week ago (on March 16), he stuck his body out of the open door to look for landmarks… Read More

  • The Dirty Little Secret of iTunes DRM-Free

    OK, OK, this isn’t really a big shocker, but it’s worth a mention for those of you have not yet considered it. Although iTunes is now offering DRM-free music, that doesn’t mean you can go distributing it willy-nilly. You see, like previous iTunes tracks, the m4a file is embedded with your account information. TUAW’s Erica Sadun did writes: Try this yourself. 1. Read More