Google Launches New Google+ Mobile Website Design

Google has this week launched it’s newly updated redesign to its Google+ mobile web site. Bringing it in line with other Google sites and services, which have also had redesigns to make them cleaner and easier to navigate.

As well as a new cleaner interface designed the new update also brings with it support for 60 locales. Making it is easier to find, enjoy, and share the content you care about in Bengali, Icelandic, Swahili and more, says Google.

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Samsung Is The Sole Supplier Of New iPad 3 Retina Display

Apple’s new iPad 3 goes on sale this Friday, and it would appear that Samsung is the sole supplier of the new Retina display for the iPad 3, which is interesting considering the various legal cases between the two companies.

According to a recent report both LG and Sharp were also expected to be supplying the Retina display for the new iPad 3, although it would appear that both of them had problems meeting Apple’s quality standards.

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Spotify Family Subscription Plans Are Currently Being Prepared For Launch

Spotify has unveiled this week it plans to offer a family subscriptions in the future for its Premium service, according to comments made by Spotify’s Chief content officer, Ken Parks.

The Verge technology website caught up with Ken Parks at SXSW this week after his “Future of Music” panel, and when questioned about the new family packages, explained they are “definitely coming.”.


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Spotify Now Available In Germany

Spotify has announced that the popular music streaming service is now available in Germany, and the company are offering both paid and free subscriptions to their service to German customers.

The pricing is the same as the rest of Europe, with the premium service costing 9.99 Euros per month, and the unlimited service costing 4.99 Euros per month, there is also the free service.

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Flutter For Mac Lets You Playback Your Tunes With Hand Gestures (Video)

Flutter is a new free program for OS X that lets you control your music on your Mac using hand gestures, the app works with your Mac’s web camera and you can play and pause music by moving your hand in front of the web camera.

The application will work with iTunes and Spotify, and the video below shows Flutter in action, the application is currently in alpha, and it can be downloaded for free.

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The Encyclopaedia Britannica Ends Its Printed Edition After 244 Years

After 244 years of being available in print The Encyclopaedia Britannica will stop publishing its printed version of its 32 Volume publication. Instead moving its focus to its online and digital formats.

The 2010 edition of the The Encyclopaedia Britannica, which weighs 129 pounds and comes in 32 Volumes, and will be the last printed edition. Since the arrival of the Internet the need for bound Encyclopaedia Britannica volumes in your house has become unnecessary.

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HTC Confirms Which Smartphones Will Get Android 4.0

HTC has updated their list of their Android smartphones that will be getting the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update, and the list includes devices like the HTC Sensation XL, HTC Rhyme and more.

HTC haven’t provided any specific dates on when the updates will be available, you can see their statement below, along with a list of all their Android devices that will receive the ICS update.

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HTC One S Rooted

The HTC One S has yet to be released officially but Android ROM developer and modder Paul “Modaco” O’Brien has already made sure it will be rooted once consumers get their hands on them.

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MP3 DJ Doorbell is Weirdly Cool

Of all the weird things to play the music you want, this has to be the strangest. Swann has unveiled a new customizable doorbell that will play any music you want when the button is pressed. The doorbell is called the MP3 DJ doorbell and it sells for $49.99.

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