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Greenify developer says constantly swiping away recent apps is bad practice - self.Android

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4 million preorders of iPhone 6 in 24 hours, a record. - read.bi

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Battery life on new Moto X is far worse than last years model. | Says Moto X ultra-fan Kellex of Droid-Life - droid-life.com

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Your first Android Device? - self.Android

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I see a TON of misinformation and confusion, so: Here's now AT&T Next actually works. - self.apple

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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Review: What the iPhone 6 Could Have Been - ibtimes.co.uk

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Moronic Monday (Sep 15 2014) - Your weekly questions thread! - self.Android

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Blocking JavaScript seems like a good idea - mortoray.com

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Jammu Kashmir flood relief fund. Invalid ssl. Who will donate? - pmnrf.gov.in

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The Art of Unix Programming - archive.org

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Funny snippet in the Google Java style page - imgur.com

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Why did the Dreamcast fail? - polygon.com

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How Community Feedback Shapes User Behavior [pdf] - stanford.edu

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Copies of malware used by intelligence agencies to spy on journalists - wikileaks.org

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Who killed lard? (2012) - 2012

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iloot: open source tool for iCloud backup extraction - github.com

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Comparative Macrology - wilfred.me.uk

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moto x(2014) $449.99 with valid .edu email - mdsupport.custhelp.com

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Official Android One page. | "..Receives automatic Android updates for up to 2 years." - android.com

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Google reveals the first ultra-cheap Android One smartphones - theverge.com

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Top languages to know about
  1. JavaScript
  2. Java
  3. Go
  4. C++
  5. CSS
  6. Ruby
  7. Objective-C
  8. VimL
  9. Python

The above programming language list is based on the languages that recently trending Github projects are utilizing.



Github project to know about

mcrouter

By facebook and written in C++
Mcrouter is a memcached protocol router for scaling memcached deployments. - check it out »



Kickstarter to know about

Building An Earthworm Factory

By Nature's Little Recyclers
Building a Hi-Tech Earthworm Factory, turning Chicago organic trash into black gold. - check it out »





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