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Face recognition makes the leap from sci-fi

Posted in Business on 16th Nov, 2011 09:51 PM
by APM
Immersive Labs has developed software for digital billboards that gauges the age range, sex, and attention level of a passer-by in order to display ads likely to attract them.
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Top Secret Google Lab of The Future

Posted in Business on 14th Nov, 2011 05:34 PM
by APM
In a top-secret lab in an undisclosed Bay Area location where robots run free, the future is being imagined.
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American Innovation Losing its Shine?

Posted in Business on 14th Nov, 2011 01:58 PM
by APM
MIT President Warns Silicon Valley that a Lack of Ambition, Investment in Education, Research and Manufacturing Will Cut America's Lead, Stifle Future Job Growth
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The South China Sea may hold 213 billion barrels of oil

Posted in Business on 11th Nov, 2011 08:29 PM
by APM
To China, the worlds biggest energy consumer, another Saudi Arabia of oil may lie beneath the ocean to its south. (Bloomberg)
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Clawbacks and Startups Dont Mix

Posted in Business on 11th Nov, 2011 04:55 PM
by APM
The story emanating from the Zynga is a wake-up call for startups.
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Pandora CTO Reveals Half of The U.S. Pays $0 For Music

Posted in Business on 10th Nov, 2011 10:16 PM
by APM
Pandora CTO Tom Conrad revealed that his company aims to monetize the vast majority of listeners who pay little or nothing per year for music.
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Report: Half of China's millionaires want to leave

Posted in Business on 10th Nov, 2011 12:08 AM
by APM
Nearly half of Chinese millionaires are thinking about leaving the country
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The $8 trillion internet economy: By the numbers

Posted in Business on 9th Nov, 2011 06:45 PM
by APM
A new report from McKinsey Global Institute attempts to quantify how much the internet is worth
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Obama Pledges to Veto Anti-Net Neutrality Legislation

Posted in Business on 9th Nov, 2011 06:33 PM
by APM
The White House said Tuesday that President Barack Obama likely would veto upcoming legislation that would unwind net-neutrality rules
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Hey, entrepreneurs, we are living in a bubble

Posted in Business on 7th Nov, 2011 05:36 PM
by APM
No, not that kind of bubble.
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Steve Jobs Credo: Ill Know It When I See It

Posted in Business on 7th Nov, 2011 05:28 PM
by APM
Steve Jobs was a tweaker, Malcolm Gladwell writes in a New Yorker book review of the Steve Jobs biography.
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Apple faces Germany ban after court no-show

Posted in Business on 7th Nov, 2011 04:11 PM
by APM
Sales of iPhones and iPads are on the brink of being banned in Germany as a result of a court battle over Apple's alleged infringement of Motorola patents
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Seven Major Automakers Agree to a Universal Charging System For Electric Cars

Posted in Business on 17th Oct, 2011 01:18 AM
by APM
A pretty basic fear of the oncoming electric car boom is a concern that charging will be similar to the old cellphone-charger fiasco.
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Apples market value remains unaffected by Jobs death

Posted in Business on 6th Oct, 2011 07:52 PM
by APM
Trigger-happy investors have historically been prone to trading on Apple whenever news about its head honcho, Steve Jobs, arose. But in the wake of his death yesterday, shares of Apple have only risen 1.5 percent as of 7:30 a.m.
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Report: Google Remains ”Most Attractive Employer” Among Business, Engineering Students

Posted in Business on 29th Sep, 2011 04:44 PM
by APM
Well, there`s no way around it: Google is solidly numero uno
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