Google Removes All The Clouds From Google Maps And Earthview story

http://techcrunch.com – Ready for your regular reminder that technology is magic? Google has just rid the earth of clouds. Well, Google Earth, at least*. (IT news)

South Tyrol Government to Standardise on LibreOfficeview story

https://www.linux.com – The government in South Tyrol has announced that it is to migrate from MS Office to LibreOffice over the next three years... The government in South Tyrol has announced that it is to migrate from MS Office to LibreOffice over the next three years. Read more at The H (Software)

Insight Venture Partners Raises A Whopping $2.57 Billion For Next Fundview story

http://techcrunch.com – Insight Venture Partners, a New York-based growth fund that’s backed Tumblr and Twitter, just raised $2.57 billion in what is likely one of the largest raises for a venture fund ever. This is their eighth fund since managing director Jeff Horing co-founded the firm out of business school in 1995. (IT news)

HTC hints that it might release a device running stock Androidview story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Last week, Samsung and Google (NASDAQ: GOOG ) dropped a bombshell for Android enthusiasts. The pair is preparing to launch a version of Samsung's newest Galaxy S4 flagship running stock Android. (HowTos)

MessageMe Raises A $10M Series A Led By Greylock As It Gears Up For Money And Premium Services In Its Rich Messaging Appview story

http://techcrunch.com – MessageMe — a messaging app that launched in March with a little Facebook controversy thrown in — has raised another $10 million, according to an SEC filing earlier today. (IT news)

Why CrunchGov Is Endorsing Eric Garcetti For Mayor Of LAview story

http://techcrunch.com – “Los Angeles is an underachieving city,” wrote the Los Angeles Times in its 2013 mayoral endorsement. ”The candidate with the most potential to rise to the occasion and lead Los Angeles out of its current malaise and into a more sustainable and confident future is Eric Garcetti.” An overwhelming number of startup founders seem to agree that Garcetti is the best candidate to (IT news)

Support no cell towers in franklin ga or callway gardensview story

http://androidforums.com – i was there in franklin 40 miles south of atlanta ga.had no service but every one else did. verizon, att and walmarts easy talk? went to tmobile store and they looked and said there's no cell towers in area why couldn't i get roaming? Advantage Tactical Company, LLC Main Campus  3541 Franklin Parkway* Franklin, GA 30217 (General)

Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission Investigating Samsung For Online Attacks Against HTCview story

http://techcrunch.com – Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission is investigating charges that Samsung paid students to attack rival HTC’s smartphones online. (IT news)

Dropmysite Upgrades As It Moves Into Enterprise Marketview story

http://techcrunch.com – Dropmysite has beefed up its site backup product with new features, as it pushes harder into the enterprise market. Its product now includes features like incremental backups, public key authentication and PostgreSQL database support, it said. Backups start at 10Gb for $19.99. The Singaporean company was started in September 2011. (IT news)

ZipDial, The Missed-Call Leader In India, Adds Jungle Ventures To Seed Round And Launches In Sri Lankaview story

http://techcrunch.com – ZipDial, the company based in India that has turned missed calls into a business, has raised new funds from Jungle Ventures and launched its service in Sri Lanka. (IT news)