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Beats Music teases upcoming iPad version of streaming service

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After being announced last fall and debuting an iPhone app at launch in January, streaming music service Beats is finally ready to ship an iPad-optimized version of its software… almost. Beats Music tweeted the photo above earlier today with the caption “THIS JUST IN: Your favorite Music App is feeling ready to grow in size…literally… “. The news follows recent moves to increase accessibility to becoming a paid subscriber to the service as it recently added in-app subscription purchasing capability (something which gives Apple a 30% cut of the rate).


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Zac Hall

April 30th

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The Lumafit Wearable Activity Tracker Will Make You Drop Down And Give It 20

21d30d78b42c3037dfef6405044c4888_large If you're like me, your exercise goals primarily consist of not looking like Jabba. That said, what if you could put on a wearable that would coach you through workouts, commenting on form and intensity and heart rate as you go. That's what Lumafit is all about. Read More

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John Biggs

April 30th

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This DIY Geocaching Bracelet Shows The Power Of Wearables

14054527343_ccd2a488e1_b Geocaching is a fun activity that involves finding little things hidden in the real world. The kids and I try to do it when we travel and we usually end up circling a bush for a few minutes before we all go and get ice cream. However, if you're Greg Mayer you get down and dirty and create a crazy watch that can point you to distant GPS coordinates like some sort of computerized Mercury leading you… Read More

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John Biggs

April 30th

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Aiming To Build Beautiful, Internet-Connected Displays, Electric Objects Raises $1.7M

electric objects Jake Levine, most recently the general manager of Digg, is hoping to build devices that change the way we interact with the Internet, and he's raised $1.7 million in seed funding to make that happen. Levine is founder and CEO of a new startup called Electric Objects. He outlined the general idea in a blog post earlier this month, writing that his goal is to "put the Internet on your wall": Read More

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Anthony Ha

April 30th

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Ubi, The Ubiquitous Computer, Can Now Control Your Lights

kdqhzelaqhvoeg5myqr1 When we first met Ubi, a voice-activated Android computer that hangs out on your wall, she was fairly powerless. While she kind-of-sort-of worked well, I found her to be very limited. That changes today, in theory. Read More

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John Biggs

April 30th

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Tinitell Is A Wearable Phone And GPS Tracker For Kids

Tinitell Wearables continue to be an area of focus for device makers, large and small. Here's another would-be entrant to the space: Tinitell is a wearable phone and GPS tracker for kids, with electronics small enough for the whole device to be strapped to a toddler's wrist. Read More

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Natasha Lomas

April 30th

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Understory Raises $1.9M To Deploy Its Network Of Hyper-Local, Ground-Level Weather Stations

Dow_Engineering_1 Weather data currently comes from high-altitude locations, and rarely reflects conditions on the ground with a high degree of accuracy. Boston-based startup Understory wants to change that, and a new seed round of $1.9 million led by True Ventures, and including RRE Ventures, Vegas Tech Fund, SK Ventures and Andrew C. Payne will help the company deploy a network of ground-level weather stations… Read More

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Darrell Etherington

April 30th

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LG’s Next Flagship Smartphone Will Launch On May 27

LG G3 Invite Smartphone maker LG is preparing to take the wraps off a new flagship handset at six launch events in cities around the world planned for May 27 and 28 . It’s not specifying the name of the forthcoming flagship — saying only that it will be unveiling its “next big global device after G2″ — but it’s not a huge stretch to expect this phone to be called the… Read More

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Natasha Lomas

April 30th

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Lix, A More Precise 3D-Printing Pen, Passes Its Kickstarter Goal In 2-Hours

Lix 3D-printing pen Remember the 3Doodler? A U.K. startup is taking aim at building a more precise 3D-printing pen for the professional user -- designers, architects and so on. Their Lix pen prototype passed its Kickstarter goal of £30,000 two hours after the crowdfunding campaign launched yesterday, and has now pushed past £100k raised. Read More

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Natasha Lomas

April 30th

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Watch The Nymi Heartbeat Identification Wristband Personalize Its Wearer’s PC

IMG_0121 Toronto-based hardware startup Bionym gave a special public demo of its Nymi ECG authentication and identification wristband at the monthly We Are Wearables event yesterday, and talked a bit about their product in more detail, now that it’s well on its way to production. The Nymi measures a user’s heart beat, and uses that to verify their identity and then perform various handshake… Read More

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Darrell Etherington

April 29th

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