9
Plated, The Startup That Delivers Fresh Ingredients To Your Door, Launches In SFview story

http://techcrunch.com – With the advent of online shopping and Amazon Prime 2-day shipping, humans are growing ever willing to pay for convenience and walk less. In the wake of this phenomenon, Plated has risen up out of TechStars accelerator in New York to deliver perfectly proportioned ingredients direct to your home for your very own cooking pleasure. Other companies are catching on, most notably Blue Apron, but Plate (IT news)

9
With Twitterspirit, Twitter Gets Its Own Snapchat: A Disappearing Tweet Hack, Courtesy Of An Ex-Twitter Engineerview story

http://techcrunch.com – Twitter is working on ways of getting more juice out of its vast trove of user content — that new “blue line” for conversation threads, for example, is a way for older conversations to resurface — so I don’t know how it is going to feel about this: a developer called Pierre Legrain, once himself a member of the Flock, has come up Twitterspirit, a service that lets use (IT news)

9
Handshake Is A Personal Data Marketplace Where Users Get Paid To Sell Their Own Dataview story

http://techcrunch.com – They don’t go around shouting about it but most Internet companies make money off user data — either by selling the specifics of individuals’ digital activity to interested companies, or by bundling up multiple users’ data into quasi-anonymised business intelligence and flogging that ‘insight’ on (aka: if the tech service is free you’re the product). Well, (IT news)

9
Sooqini Raises $500,000 Seed Round For Its ‘UK TaskRabbit'view story

http://techcrunch.com – With the heavily-funded and U.S.-based TaskRabbit having a few teething problems, the jury is still out on how much growth there is in a reverse-marketplace for ‘tasks’. (IT news)

9
Juicies Takes A Second Kick At The Kickstarter Can With Juicies+, Aluminum-Tipped Charging Cables That Won't Tangleview story

http://techcrunch.com – When a Kickstarter project goes well enough to inspire a sequel a few years down the road, it’s generally a positive sign. (IT news)

9
Why Internet Companies Don't Buy From The Enterprise Kingsview story

http://techcrunch.com – Internet companies represent the world’s fastest-growing markets and they cover the global economy. Every market imaginable is affected by Internet companies. They are cloud-centric by nature and come in various forms. (IT news)

9
How to install webmin on ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) Serverview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Unix. Using any modern web browser, you can setup user accounts, Apache, DNS, file sharing and much more. (HowTos)

9
Verizon, Vodafone Reach Agreement In $130 Billion Verizon Wireless Dealview story

http://techcrunch.com – Verizon and Vodafone have reached an agreement on a $130 billion deal that gives Verizon total control of Verizon Wireless, the Wall Street Journal is reporting. (IT news)

8
Synchronizing system time, Kubuntu/Windows dual bootview story

http://www.kubuntuforums.net – I'd love to be able to get rid of my Windows installation altogether, but for now, due to the needs of my business, I have to keep an up-to-date Windows installation on my primary office PC. (HowTos)

8
VirtualBox -- Mac OS X instead of Windows?view story

http://www.kubuntuforums.net – I'll soon be installing VirtualBox. The main reason I still use Windows is because of a few applications that are not available for Linux which don't run well under WINE. One is Final Draft, a word processor specifially designed for writing screenplays and stage plays. The Linux offerings for script writing programs just didn't cut it. (HowTos)