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How to Design for Thumbs in the Era of Huge Screens — After years of resistance, Apple's iPhone 6 announcement last week officially signaled the Dawn of the Era of Huge Screens. And it's going to crash into existence in a big way. Just this Monday, Apple announced that they'd sold over four million pre-orders for the phones the opening night of pre-orders.

Larry Ellison's Oracle Started As a CIA Project — Yesterday, Vox somehow managed to write an entire article about the history of Oracle and its founder Larry Ellison without mentioning the CIA even once. Which is pretty astounding, given the fact that Oracle takes its name from a 1977 CIA project codename. And that the CIA was Oracle's first customer.

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