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The New York Times to create a replacement for Nate Silver’s blog, and Volvo will put magnets in roads.
“The Upshot” is the New York Times’ replacement for Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight. Quartz
Secret-sharing app Whisper valued at $200 million. Mashable
Volvo doesn’t trust GPS or cameras, to put magnets in roads instead. Jalopnik
BBC rolls out a new iPlayer built for multiple devices. TechCrunch
The military’s version Google Glass wearable tech will help soldiers see over mountains. Mashable
WNYC launches a new mobile app with the Discover feature that builds smart playlists. WNYC