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Smartphone penetration breaks 50% barrier in the U.S.

Posted in Business on 20th Aug, 2012 05:28 PM
by AlexMuller
Data collected shows that smartphone penetration has broken the 50 percent barrier in the United States, with these devices now outnumbering feature phones for the first time.
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Motorola files patent lawsuit against Apple, aims to block U.S imports of its products

Posted in Business on 19th Aug, 2012 04:31 PM
by AlexMuller
Motorola claims Apple is infringing on seven of its patents and wants to block iPhone, iPad, and Mac computers from being imported to the U.S.
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Groupon stock is downgraded after hitting all time low

Posted in Business on 19th Aug, 2012 04:17 PM
by AlexMuller
Groupon stock fell to the lowest it has ever been today, under $5 a share. The daily deals company reported poor earnings.
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Apple is over $600 billion in valuation

Posted in Business on 18th Aug, 2012 07:07 PM
by AlexMuller
Apple has broken through the $600 billion market valuation level on the anticipation of the iPhone 5 and mini iPad tablet.
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Confirmed: OnLive assets sold to another company

Posted in Business on 18th Aug, 2012 07:00 PM
by AlexMuller
The popular streaming gaming company, has been sold to a newly formed enterprise amid accusations of mismanagement.
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India plans mission to Mars next year

Posted in Business on 17th Aug, 2012 06:15 PM
by AlexMuller
Launch of unmanned spacecraft will mark giant leap forward for Indian science and technology, says prime minister
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Google Self Driving Car Passes 300,000 Miles

Posted in Business on 17th Aug, 2012 05:46 PM
by AlexMuller
Google employees to start commuting with self driving cars
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Cambridge University opens Stem Cell Institute

Posted in Business on 16th Aug, 2012 06:26 PM
by AlexMuller
A new £8 million centre to be built for stem cell biology and medicine research will be a world leader, say its backers.
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iPad Air to slot in perfectly between the iPhone and iPad

Posted in Business on 16th Aug, 2012 06:14 PM
by AlexMuller
All eyes might be on the new iPhone rumored to launch next month, but another device is starting to look like a lock: the 7.85 inch iPad
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A New Business For Google That Sounds Insane

Posted in Business on 15th Aug, 2012 03:21 PM
by AlexMuller
Google is thinking about starting a same day delivery service that could tap into its fleet of automated vehicles
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Samsung: Whether or not we ripped off Apple tech, Apple stole it to begin with

Posted in Business on 15th Aug, 2012 03:16 PM
by AlexMuller
The Apple patent on pinch to zoom technology should not be valid because it already existed for years before the first iPhone launched
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Major sewage treatment breakthough turns waste into energy

Posted in Business on 15th Aug, 2012 03:12 PM
by AlexMuller
3% of all the energy in developed countries is used to treat sewage. Thats a lot, and much of that energy is the result of burning fossil fuels.
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Dining with robots in Silicon Valley

Posted in Business on 15th Aug, 2012 03:02 PM
by AlexMuller
The next wave of robots to enter the home and work force will be remote controlled telepresence robots
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What Happens When Our Cellphones Can Predict Our Every Move?

Posted in Business on 14th Aug, 2012 06:25 AM
by AlexMuller
An algorithm that uses tracking data on peoples phones to predict where theyll be in 24 hours. The average error: just 20 meters.
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Lab grown meat gives food for thought

Posted in Business on 14th Aug, 2012 06:21 AM
by AlexMuller
A burger grown in a laboratory. Sounds like science fiction? Well up until very recently it probably was.
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Why Apple Wont Sue Microsoft Over Surface

Posted in Business on 14th Aug, 2012 06:09 AM
by AlexMuller
Microsoft was offered the licensing deal, and took it.
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