Gymnast Aly Raisman Is a Sight for Sore Eyes

Photos via Instagram Two-time Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman posed naked for ESPN’s newest Body Issue. The issue features athletes from all professions posing naked. The 21-year-old gymnast’s pictures were standouts in the magazine. This tiny cutie has the body that women dream of; fit, toned and healthy. She poses poses on the balance beam and the rings. “I think imperfection is beauty,” she said. “Instead of being insecure about my muscles,… Read more »

Microsoft’s new Tossup app tries to simplify getting friends together – PCWorld


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Microsoft's new Tossup app tries to simplify getting friends together
PCWorld
Tossup, a new Microsoft app for Android and iOS, aims to make it easier for users to poll their friends and get together. Tossup lets people create quick polls and share them with their friends. The polls can be simple, consisting of a single yes or no
Microsoft Releases “Tossup” to Help Friends Meet Up Because No Apps Do ThatSlate Magazine (blog)


Microsoft's Tossup app makes it easier to meet your friends for lunchThe Verge
Microsoft Tossup makes app out of lunch choice overloadSlashGear
Ubergizmo (blog) –TrustedReviews –Fast Company
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Microsoft rebrands Xbox Music to Groove – The Verge


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Microsoft rebrands Xbox Music to Groove
The Verge
Microsoft killed off the Xbox Music branding in its music and video apps for Windows 10, but today the company is rebranding the entire service to Groove Music. In a blog post detailing the changes, Microsoft's reasoning for the new name appears to be …
Windows 10 preview turns Xbox Music into 'Groove'Engadget


Microsoft Renames Xbox Music to Groove Music, Xbox Video to Movies & TVVariety
Microsoft (MSFT) Announces Entertainment Updates for Windows 10; Xbox StreetInsider.com
Re/code –WinBeta –myce.com
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Should you add your birthday to Twitter profile? – USA TODAY


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Should you add your birthday to Twitter profile?
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter users can now show their birthday on profiles — but should they? The social media company made the announcement about the festive new feature in a blog post: "#HBD: Celebrate your birthday on Twitter." Actor and comedian …
Add Your Birth Date to Your Twitter ProfilePC Magazine


Twitter now lets you show (and celebrate) your birthdayMashable
Desperate For Ad Data, Twitter Offers Animated Balloons For Your BirthdateTechCrunch
VentureBeat –TechRadar –Re/code
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New Bing Maps preview offers new, more useful card motif – PCWorld


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New Bing Maps preview offers new, more useful card motif
PCWorld
Comparisons between Bing Maps and Google Maps slice both ways. Google Maps has arguably grown somewhat bloated, but Bing has lacked some of the conveniences its rival offers. With a preview update offered Monday, Microsoft's offering now has a …
Bing Maps adds trip-planning tools and easy access to reviewsEngadget


Microsoft's big Bing Maps update pulls a page from the Google Maps playbookThe Verge
Microsoft Previews New Bing Maps, Puts Focus On Travel PlanningTechCrunch
Ubergizmo (blog) –StreetInsider.com –Android Headlines – Android News
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Hypebot Readers Split On Apple Music, Beats 1

Late last week, we asked our savvy Hypebot readers to vote and share what they thought of the new Apple Music service and Beats 1 online radio. The results were mixed, though more favorable for Apple Music than Beats 1. Just under half of Hypebot readers said the liked Apple…

Instagram confirms it’s rolling out 1080-pixel images – CNET


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Instagram confirms it's rolling out 1080-pixel images
CNET
Since its launch in 2010, the company has limited image picture sizes to 640 pixels by 640 pixels. That's now changing on Android and iOS. by Don Reisinger · @donreisinger; 7 July 2015, 3:26 am AEST. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. email.
Instagram photos are now bigger and betterThe Verge


Instagram Is Introducing Higher Resolution PhotosForbes
Instagram's storing HD images but won't let you see themEngadget
TechCrunch –Huffington Post –SlashGear
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Watch the Mayor of Philadelphia Perform “Rapper’s Delight” With The Roots

Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter might be the realest politician in the game. With The Roots as his backing band and Black Thought as his hypeman, Nutter ripped through the Sugarhill Gang’s classic “Rapper’s Delight” at Philly’s 4th of July Jam over the weekend. After he ripped through the track rapping every bar perfectly, Nutter dropped the mic to wrap up his last 4th of July Jam as the mayor of… Read more »

21,000+ Sign Petition Calling For Musician Credits On Apple Music [SIGN ON HERE]

There are two main reasons we should all demand full credits be published on Apple Music and all digital services.: 1) its only fair that musicians, producers and others get credit 2) it deepens our knowledge of and increases our connection to the music. “Show the Album Credits on Apple…