An earlier version of this blog incorrectly stated some of Mixx's content partnerships.
News site, which touts itself as a more customizable alternative to social-media sites like Digg, is scheduled to open up on Tuesday.
Mixx is a new social news service that's similar to Digg, but it's doing some interesting things that set it apart.
As a basic, inexpensive digital music player for the gym, the Iomega Mixx is a decent choice, but beware of the poor battery life.
Slated to ship later this month, the new Miix combines a Windows 8 tablet with a flip-style keyboard to transform it into a laptop.
The acting chief of the online-television site says one effect of getting a cash infusion means more pitches for original content -- but Hulu's ambitions there are relatively muted.
The social network wants to prove -- through its new partnership with data company Datalogix -- that clicks aren't the only way to gage a successful ad campaign.
Company behind the online productivity suite is capitalizing on the suspension of Google Notebook with a new import feature in its own Zoho Notebook.
Also: iPhone developer Smule has raised $3.9 million in funding; Mixx has a new homepage; and Yammer is set to announce a hosted version of its software.
COO Sheryl Sandberg, speaking with Marc Andreessen during a Charlie Rose interview, also said employees have shrugged off Facebook's stock-price collapse.