Daily Archives: March 5, 2014


Flipboard buys Zite from CNN to quash a rival Zite will fade away as a standalone app, as Flipboard folds the rival’s recommendation tech into its own news reader. Flipboard, the magazine-style news reading app, is buying competitor Zite from CNN, the companies announced Wednesday. The deal includes an advertising partnership between CNN and Flipboard, […]

Flipboard buys Zite from CNN to quash a rival


Microsoft marks global launch of Skype for Outlook.com The outlook is bright for video and email integration   Microsoft has integrated Skype into its Outlook.com email service, allowing users to engage in video, voice and text chat straight from their inboxes. The service was previously available as a preview in select markets, but is now available globally, […]

Microsoft marks global launch of Skype for Outlook.com


For a while Ubuntu 14.04 LTS was looking like it would be launching a few features short of noteworthy. As a ‘Long Term Support’ release that would’ve been an understandable, if disappointing, decision. But over the last few weeks that expectation has punted into the distance as a bunch of long-requested desktop features have finally been fixed up […]

7 Improvements In Ubuntu 14.04 LTS That You’re Going To ...