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North Korea launch failure no surprise

Posted in Business on 13th Apr, 2012 05:56 PM
by AlexMuller
Space is hard: its a truism and weve just seen further evidence of it.
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Global clean energy spending was $263 billion, US Spent more money, China installed more power

Posted in Business on 13th Apr, 2012 05:13 PM
by AlexMuller
Global clean energy finance and investment grew to $263 billion in 2011, a 6.5 percent increase over the previous year
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Robots Will Drive, Bust Through A Wall, And Make Repairs In DARPAs New Robotics Challenge

Posted in Business on 12th Apr, 2012 01:36 PM
by AlexMuller
In the event of a natural or man made disaster, its always better to put robots in harms way instead of humans
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US tops global clean energy investment rankings

Posted in Business on 12th Apr, 2012 01:25 PM
by AlexMuller
The US has regained top spot from China as the biggest investor in clean energy in 2011, according to global rankings.
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Autonomys private cloud, the largest of its kind, surpasses 50 petabytes

Posted in Business on 10th Apr, 2012 03:24 PM
by AlexMuller
Autonomys private cloud for businesses has now surpassed 50 petabytes to extend its lead as the worlds largest private cloud
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Facebook buys Instagram photo sharing network for $1bn

Posted in Business on 10th Apr, 2012 03:10 PM
by AlexMuller
Facebook has announced it is to buy Instagram the popular photo sharing smartphone app.
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How The IPO Ruined Google

Posted in Business on 9th Apr, 2012 11:59 AM
by AlexMuller
Im a Googlephile. Or at least, I was. Lately, my guts felt a bit wobbly every time someone mentions the big G.
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What does all the bad press mean for Groupon?

Posted in Business on 8th Apr, 2012 03:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Groupon faced a deluge of bad press and unfavorable comparisons this week following its accounting restatement on March 30
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Googles Search for Clean Energy

Posted in Business on 7th Apr, 2012 11:48 AM
by AlexMuller
The Internet giant thought it could help invent cheap renewable power. That wasnt so easy.
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Like Google Glass? Then youll LOVE these Google Glass clones

Posted in Business on 7th Apr, 2012 11:32 AM
by AlexMuller
Google Glass, the tech giants foray into augmented reality and the new wave of mobile computing, is reportedly already stirring up competing products from its rivals
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MIT Predicts That World Economy Will Collapse By 2030

Posted in Business on 7th Apr, 2012 10:54 AM
by AlexMuller
Forty years after its initial publication, a study called The Limits to Growth is looking depressingly prescient
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Samsung expects profits to double from smartphone boost

Posted in Business on 7th Apr, 2012 10:21 AM
by AlexMuller
Samsung Electronics has said it expects its profit for the first three months of the year to almost double as its smartphone sales continue to grow.
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Google Begins Testing Its Augmented Reality Glasses

Posted in Business on 5th Apr, 2012 11:22 PM
by AlexMuller
On Wednesday, Google gave people a clearer picture of its secret initiative called Project Glass. The glasses are the companys first venture into wearable computing.
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In a 3D Printed Future, Do Toymakers Have a Business Model?

Posted in Business on 3rd Apr, 2012 04:09 AM
by AlexMuller
Whats to stop kids from pirating LEGO sets as readily as they pirate music?
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Facebook valued at $104B in secondary auction

Posted in Business on 1st Apr, 2012 05:23 AM
by AlexMuller
In a prelude to its Wall Street debut, Facebook received a $104 billion valuation from private investors in a secondary market auction.
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Why Groupon is poised for collapse

Posted in Business on 1st Apr, 2012 05:20 AM
by AlexMuller
Groupon was forced to restate fourth quarter earnings, sending its stock down 6% in after-hours trading. This surprised me as much as my $2 investment in the Mega Millions jackpot not paying off.
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