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Is Facebook going to acquire Opera?

Earlier today Mashable reported Facebook”s plans to buy Opera, a browser designed by a Norwegian company software.  The LA Times, hours ago reported that credible sources have informed them that Facebook is indeed targeting Opera as its latest acquisition. Most people are quick to ask why Facebook would wish to buy Opera?

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The Real Housewives of Silicon Valley?

Well, not exactly, but sort of!  Gather a group of hot Facebook inspired computer geeks, add a little computer crash drama in the scene, follow them with a camera and hello Hollywood!
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Fashion and Technology MIX!

Mashable published a great article about Rent the Runway; I got excited when I read it and so I decided I ought to paraphrase it for a couple of reasons:

  1. I love inspiring women; and Rent the Runway was started by two female entrepreneurs
  2. It’s a company that melds fashion and technology
  3. Rent the Runway makes haute luxury fashion affordable 
  4. It’s about women in high-tech; an uber minority
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  1. Osama Bin Laden’s death spreads like wildfire on Twitter; Trends in minutes [TechCrunch]
  2. A throwback to the days of pre-cell phone courtship [TheLuxurySpot]
  3. Droid Incredible vs. Droid Incredible 2 [MWD]
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  1. Bunnies and Technology: warm and fuzzies! Gets real good at 3:06 [TheLuxurySpot]
  2. Explosion of growth in mobile app downloads and app stores (talking into the BILLIONS) [TechCrunch]
  3. What Music the Top Tech Entrepreneurs are Boogieing to [Mashable]
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Posted by Renee Schmidt

  1. Nothing is impossible… how do I know? Because (and Audrey Hepburn) told me so.  And I happen to think the ladies over at TLS know a thing or two about a thing or two.  
  2. iPad 2 not charging when you plug it in via USB?  It’s happened to me!  And everyone else, apparently: read about it here via
  3. If you enjoyed today’s Spring Cleaning post mentioning the importance of Data Backup, check out this story about Avoiding Idetity Theft  on Don’t become a statistic!  
  4. I briefly mentioned AAPL’s earnings in yesterday’s post on the iPhone 5 launch for Fall 2011. Mashable recaps Apple’s fiscal details here: In other words, AAPL is rolling in dough
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