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Jared Erondu

Jared is a web designer with a passion for writing. He covers design focused startups, projects, and people over at <a href="http://theindustry.cc">The Industry</a>. In the fewest words possible, he loves making things. That will be all, naturally.
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Square Is Becoming The Common Way To Accept Credit Cards

Square, just recently updated last week, is finally getting around. If you have no idea what the app is, it finally gives smartphone users the ability the accept credit card transactions. The idea is amazing and it has definitely caught on. The only problem that people who wanted to try swiping their card had was the few number of users. Not anymore.

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European Court Bans Samsung Smartphones

It appears that Apple is as good a player in court as they are in the consumer electronics marketplace. As reported by FOSSpatents, Apple won a primary injunction against Samsung this morning in the Netherlands, banning them from selling the Galaxy smartphone in all of Europe.

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Five Guys Burgers & Fries App Lets You Order From iDevice

If you like burgers and fries, then you'll definitely like Five Guys. However, you might not like waiting in line. Unless,of course, you like smelling the burgers from a distance. For those who would prefer to just walk in and walk out, Five Guys just released a free universal app just for you.

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Reminder: Apps For Earthquakes

If you are near the U.S. east coast, then you might have felt the recent 5.9 earthquake that struck Virginia at 1:51 pm. Thankfully, while it scared many east coaster not used to the phenomenon, the damage was minimal. Either way, we thought it was a good occasion to remind you about our selection of apps for earthquakes, so you're better prepared next time:

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Snooze App Donates To Charity Every Time You Tap Snooze Button

When was the last time you went to bed late and woke up to that annoying alarm on your not so annoying iPhone? Did you tap the snooze button? Of course you did. By doing so you missed that important job interview or missed your class. Well, the Snooze app isn't going to teleport you to where you need to be, but it sure will take away some of the guilt you feel (or should feel) when you tap that shiny button.

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Apple's New Campus Might Be The Home Of The iPhone ... 9?

Apple is preparing for a reboot! The Cupertino company known for putting time into the aesthetic nature of their products is planning a massive design for their new Silicon Valley campus. Bigger than the U.S. Pentagon massive! Steve Jobs sent the design renderings to the Cupertino City Council back in June and they were approved. Apple is preparing for construction and we are now getting a glimpse into their soon to come mother ship.

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Pocket God Reaches Update Number 40, Battle Of The Gods

Updates, updates, updates. We see them pop up all the time. In fact, as I write this I have four available, and Pocket God is one of them. I don't really keep track of the numerous updates (though AppAdvice does), but I’m guessing Pocket God probably has more than any other app, clocking in at number 40 with an episode called, Battle of the Gods.

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Kno Brings New Features To iPad And Textbooks To Facebook

If you are always looking for a way to lighten up your school book-bag, it you would in your best interest to get an iPad and get Kno. With over 100,000 school textbooks, Kno is making learning easier and portable. Now, their newest endeavor is to bring the game changing iPad app to Facebook. The textbooks will be readable through a FB app via an HTML5 reader. Students could then sync their reading progress between their iPad and Facebook and post study questions or comments to their news feeds.

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When a new iDevice is due for a refresh, you can expect a storm of photos from around the world claiming to be the new design. From people just looking for attention, to others who really think they're a part of Apple's design team, concepts hit us one by one. Now that the iPhone 5 release is soon approaching, we've decided to present the best from all the wannabe iPhone designers.

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Atlanta Restaurant Runs Business With iPads

When was the last time that you went to restaurant and had to deal with rude waitresses and a slow valet? When dining out turned from a relaxing diversion to a stressful occasion? At the "Do At The View" restaurant in Atlanta, GA, such a day hasn't occurred — ever.

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