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Sony Sells Its U.S. Headquarters

01/18/2013, Sony is selling its U.S. headquarters building which is located at 550 Madison Avenue in New York City. And the lucky buyer goes to a consortium led by The Chetrit Group, a New York-based owner of commercial properties in New York City and other major US...

Foursquare Plots Check-Ins Into Maps

01/18/2013, Foursquare’s got a rabbit in the hat. It’s a map actually, an interactive map, plotted based on the volume of check-ins per area. For example, what you are seeing above is an interactive view of the number of check-ins in a place that only...

Nokia Cuts 1,120 Jobs

01/17/2013, Nokia previously announced that it will axe 10,000 jobs before the end of 2013. Today, the Finnish multinational communications corporation is beginning to cut a chunk of its workforce. Via press release, Nokia says that it will transfer around 820 of its...

AT&T To Expand Its Business In Europe [Rumor]

01/17/2013, It seems that AT&T is not just planning to be the number one carrier in the U.S. If the latest report from the Wall Street Journal is true, then AT&T could be planning to expand its business in Europe. Sources with knowledge of AT&T’s...

Yelp Adds Restaurant Inspection Scores

01/17/2013, Yelp is pushing its service even further. Today, the San Francisco-based service is announcing that it is bringing restaurant inspection scores to Yelp pages. Basically, users can now add and view restaurant hygiene scores, something that was not...

teamLabHanger Makes Shopping More Interactive

01/16/2013, Shopping gets even more interactive these days as retailers compete for every single lurking dollar out there, and here we are with teamLab and their teamLabHanger product which is on display at the VQNQUISH Ikebukuro PARCO store. How does the...

Google’s Official Apps On Android Receive Nifty Updates

01/16/2013, The hangover from CES 2013 is still here, and we almost forgot to check Google’s recent updates for its official apps on Android. In case you missed it, Google is launching a flurry of updates today for its YouTube for Google TV, Play Movies,...

DeLorean Hovercraft Caught In The Wild In San Francisco

01/16/2013, We’ve covered Back To The Future quite a bit here at Ubergizmo since we know, just like us, you’re all probably big fans of the films, TV shows and delicious cereal. We’ve seen hoverboards, sneakers and a LEGO set inspired by Back to...

Jack Ma Of Alibaba To Step Down

01/16/2013, Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma made a rather shocking announcement on Tuesday concerning his plans to relinquish his position as CEO, as he had the idea of retirement playing about his mind for a while already. In fact, in June last year, Ma informed...

AMD Accuses Former Employees Of Trading Secrets With NVIDIA

01/16/2013, Advanced Micro Devices, popularly known as AMD, has filed a complaint yesterday saying that four of its previous employees, ex-key officials for that matter, brought along with them sensitive documents or electronic files before joining fierce graphics...

Leap Motion Signs Exclusive Deal With Best Buy

01/16/2013, After teaming up with Asus earlier this month, Leap Motion is announcing today that it has signed an exclusive deal with Best Buy to bring its revolutionary new device to all Best Buy stores in the U.S. and online starting this spring. “The...

Thief Caught After Posting Vacation Photos Of Himself On Facebook

01/15/2013, The strategy of using social media as a tool to solve crimes is beginning to pay off. A 31-year old Colombian jewelry thief named Charles Rodriguez was recently captured by British authorities after posting photos of him on Facebook. Rodriguez, a member...