Article Roundup – 03/14/13

A look at Microsoft’s top-secret Surface prototypes

PayPal Acquires Mobile App Development Studio Duff Research To Work On Its Mobile And Digital Wallet

Greed is Groupon: can anyone save the company from itself?

Why Branding Is the Next Essential Startup Competency

Google Glass Already Has A Competitor With A Sleeker Design

VMware Zigs, then Zags

Google To Close Google Reader On July 1

Can’t Find a Job? 8 Side-Gigs That Actually Make Money

How to Avoid 16 Common IT Resume Mistakes

Think the Napster Revolution Is Over? Think Again

Google Reader’s Death Is Proof That RSS Always Suffered From Lack Of Consumer Appeal

The Burn Rate vs Growth Tradeoff (Pt. 2)

Andy Rubin steps down as Google’s Android head

Need A Google Reader Alternative? Meet Newsblur

Google: Panda To Be Integrated Into The Search Algorithm (Panda Everflux)

Google Reader Is Closing—And People Are Absolutely Freaking Out

Video: How to secure your home Wi-Fi network

Move your bookmarks easily between computers

Why you shouldn’t back up to an internal hard drive

How You’re Underestimating LinkedIn

3 Things To Consider For LinkedIn

Google Reader Is Shutting Down; Here Are the Best Alternatives

The Ultimate Guide to Measuring Your Pinterest Marketing Success

Webinar: 5 things you need to know about Freezing Panes in Excel

Data Explorer brings Big Data connectivity to Excel 2013