I Shot the Serif — Why Didn’t Anyone Notice the Tumblr Logo Change?

But I did not shoot the deputy.

With ThinkUp, Data Geeks Aim to Create the “Quantified Selfie”

A forthcoming app from Anil Dash and Gina Trapani plans to deliver insights into how you use social.

TideMark Pushes Out Fall Update That Answers What-If Questions About Your Business

Super-detailed charticles.

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Social Media Management Startup Engagor Raises $2.6 Million

Engagor, a startup that offers social media management tools to brands and enterprise customers, announced a $2.6 million round of venture funding. The round was led by Hummingbird Ventures. Engagor also announced that Steven Reading will lead the company’s new San Francisco office as U.S. head of sales.

Yahoo Tumblrs for Cool: Board Approves $1.1 Billion Deal as Expected

Done (just like we said).

Weighing In on Wi-Fi Scales

Can these high-tech scales help you keep those New Year’s resolutions?
From left to right: The Withings WS-30 and the FitBit Aria Smart Scale.

With New Merchant Local Updates Tool, Foursquare Is Getting Serious About Its Business

A month after its redesign pitch to users, Foursquare appeals to businesses with improved tools.

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Delays Force Microsoft to Roll Out Major Xbox Update in Phases

Microsoft’s major software update for the Xbox continues to face delays. In a statement late this afternoon, Microsoft apologized and said that “within a few hours the first customers will begin to receive the update.” It’s unclear who will get the update because it is not based on geography. The new dashboard, which was supposed to launch this morning, will add both voice control and new content to the gaming console.

Sirius Turns a Corner?