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Elon Musk Anticipates Third IPO in Three Years With SpaceX

Posted in Business on 15th Feb, 2012 09:08 PM
by APM
Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp., wants the private rocket launch business to have an initial public offering in 2013
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Apple stock reaches $500-a-share milestone

Posted in Business on 13th Feb, 2012 06:35 PM
by APM
Shares in technology giant Apple have crossed $500 (£317) a share for the first time.
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How sites like MegaUpload make millions from pirated video

Posted in Business on 12th Feb, 2012 08:14 PM
by APM
Its actually pretty straightforward. These sites use the same techniques as legitimate Web sites: search, social media, ad networks, and online payment processors.
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Investing in the fountain of youth

Posted in Business on 12th Feb, 2012 07:18 PM
by APM
A new breed of biotech start ups, scientists, and prominent investors are beginning to tackle prevention of ageing.
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BitTorrent Piracy Doesnt Affect US Box Office Returns, Study Finds

Posted in Business on 11th Feb, 2012 08:35 PM
by APM
A new academic paper by researchers from the University of Minnesota and Wellesley College has examined the link between BitTorrent downloads and box office returns.
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Vega rocket set for maiden voyage

Posted in Business on 11th Feb, 2012 08:35 PM
by APM
Europes Vega rocket is finally set to make its maiden flight on Monday.The Esa Vega programme represents an investment of more than one billion euros
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Tesla unveils Model X crossover electric car

Posted in Business on 10th Feb, 2012 08:03 PM
by APM
Tesla has unveiled its latest electric car, the Model X, at its California Design Studios. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the prototype crossover vehicle on display was the companys most advanced to appear at a launch
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Private spacecraft move forward as Soyuz struggles

Posted in Business on 7th Feb, 2012 09:50 PM
by APM
All eyes are on commercial space companies in the wake of the latest setback for Russias space programme
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Why Apple Should Start Making a 3D Printer Right Now

Posted in Business on 7th Feb, 2012 09:28 PM
by APM
Hobbyists and tinkerers are testing out the future with a technology that you're probably going to have sooner than you think.
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Google HUD glasses have been sighted

Posted in Business on 7th Feb, 2012 09:13 PM
by APM
The prototype for Google's HUD glasses has been seen, according to tech news site 9to5Google. And, supposedly they resemble Oakley's Thump glasses, which makes them look a lot like something the Terminator might wear.
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Google wants to make sci fi a reality with Solve for X

Posted in Business on 7th Feb, 2012 09:01 PM
by APM
We can never accuse Google of thinking small. The search giant today unveiled a website for Solve for X, a conference for big thinkers to discuss radical technology ideas for solving global problems.
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A Look At BMWs Semi Autonomous Driving Car

Posted in Business on 6th Feb, 2012 04:25 PM
by APM
While robotic cars have a ways to go yet before rolling (themselves) out onto showroom floors, BMW is incorporating driver assistance features into its cars that drivers can use
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Silicon Valley engineering salaries are finally getting fair.

Posted in Business on 6th Feb, 2012 01:33 AM
by APM
Silicon Valley engineers have it great. Thats the conventional wisdom, anyway.
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With 8.7% market share, Apple has 75% of cell phone profits

Posted in Business on 6th Feb, 2012 12:37 AM
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Between them, Samsung and Apple are sucking up 91% of the winnings
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Indias panel price crash could spark solar revolution

Posted in Business on 4th Feb, 2012 11:41 PM
by APM
SOLAR power has always had a reputation for being expensive, but not for much longer.
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Hollywood Still Doesnt Realize That The Internet Drives Popular Culture Now

Posted in Business on 4th Feb, 2012 11:25 PM
by APM
The truth, however, as Baker points out, is that the internet drives popular culture these days... and on the internet, Hollywood is a big bully:
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