Category Archives: Trend Spotting

Capturing Trends happening in the world.

HEX ships iPod nano watch band, dares you to destroy it video — Engadget


    Its highly improbable that you actually need yet another option when looking for a watch band to house your iPod nano 6G, but if that first-run version you sprung for is already in tatters, HEX has a little … Continue reading

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Will Netflix Kill the Internet? – BusinessWeek


    By any measure, Netflix (NFLX) is having a really good year. Its subscriber base jumped by 52 percent in the third quarter, and its stock price has doubled since July 1. Analysts and customers are bullish about the … Continue reading

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GM, Ford, Nissan Bring Smartphone Apps to Cars


via BusinessWeek.com — Top News Automakers and car equipment makers are developing technology that lets cars run apps and communicate with devices such as … Read More >>

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Gorillaz Record New Album on an iPad


via Mashable! The members of cartoon supergroup Gorillaz have been busy touring this year, but they could already have a new album — recorded … Read More >>

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Why All The Interest In Tumblr? Try 1,540 Percent Pageview Growth


via TechCrunch Tumblr is attracting a lot of attention right now There is talk of a big funding round in the works and it is making … Read More >>

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Big cable loses 500,000 subscribers in Q3, we neglect to send flowers — Engadget


    Last quarter was the first time ever that US pay TV subscription rates were down. Now, according to GigaOM\’s calculations, big cable suffered another set back in Q3, waving goodbye to over 500,000 subscribers in total. Comcast was … Continue reading

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rb.trends» Blog Archive » Texting


    Teen text messages hit new high: 6 an hour, 3339 a month “That’s the (somewhat stupendous) number of text messages the average American teen sends every month, according to Nielsen, which recently crunched data from 60,000 cell phone … Continue reading

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