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Mars for the average person

Posted in Business on 21st Mar, 2012 02:16 AM
by AlexMuller
Rocket entrepreneur Elon Musk believes he can get the cost of a round trip to Mars down to about half a million dollars.
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G20 Internet Economy to Expand at 10 Percent a Year Through 2016 to $4.2 trillion

Posted in Business on 20th Mar, 2012 02:17 AM
by AlexMuller
in the developing markets, it will grow more than twice as fast
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Apple to pay dividend and buy back shares

Posted in Business on 20th Mar, 2012 02:06 AM
by AlexMuller
Apple has said it will use its cash to start paying a dividend to shareholders and to buy back some of its shares.
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China to Overtake U.S. as Top Smartphone Market in 2012

Posted in Business on 19th Mar, 2012 01:05 AM
by AlexMuller
China is poised to overtake the U.S. as the leading market for smartphone shipments in 2012, according to new data from IDC
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Megaupload Seizure Order Null and Void Says High Court

Posted in Business on 19th Mar, 2012 12:58 AM
by AlexMuller
The blunder, which occurred because the police applied for the wrong type of court order, means that the Megaupload founder could have his property returned.
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Earth System nearing tipping point

Posted in Business on 19th Mar, 2012 12:41 AM
by AlexMuller
Research now indicates that the world is nearing critical tipping points in the Earth system, including on climate and biodiversity
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Race Against the Machine

Posted in Business on 17th Mar, 2012 11:54 PM
by AlexMuller
Will technology create permanently high unemployment?
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Why Entrepreneurs Fail And Most Startups Are DOA

Posted in Business on 17th Mar, 2012 11:05 PM
by AlexMuller
This isnt an anti entrepreneur rant. Its also not a piece to discourage anyone from launching their own business.
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Russia Plans Moon Base, Mars Network by 2030

Posted in Business on 17th Mar, 2012 12:20 AM
by AlexMuller
Russia plans to send probes to Jupiter and Venus, land a network of unmanned stations on Mars and ferry Russian cosmonauts to the surface of the Moon
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Space travel moves to private sector

Posted in Business on 17th Mar, 2012 12:13 AM
by AlexMuller
He is already the first private citizen to launch a spaceship into orbit and bring it back to Earth, so its no surprise Elon Musk believes he will be the first entrepreneur to put a man into space
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Ex Google employee says Google+ has ruined the company

Posted in Business on 15th Mar, 2012 05:09 PM
by AlexMuller
The Google I was passionate about was a technology company that empowered its employees to innovate.
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Solar panel made with ion cannon is cheap enough to challenge fossil fuels

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2012 02:52 PM
by AlexMuller
A way of creating photovoltaic cells that are half the price of todays cheapest cells
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Russia to finally send man to the Moon

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2012 01:51 PM
by AlexMuller
Russia will send a team of cosmonauts to the Moon
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China to step up uranium imports; plans to buy mines abroad

Posted in Business on 14th Mar, 2012 01:12 PM
by AlexMuller
China plans to import more uranium this year and is busy scouting to buy uranium mines abroad especially in Canada as it gears up to resume its nuclear power projects
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Tech giants back effort to revolutionize teaching

Posted in Business on 13th Mar, 2012 01:06 AM
by AlexMuller
Once intended for a young cousin, Sal Khans online tutorials now attract millions of people, laying the groundwork for a new approach to education
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Esa to start mini space mission series

Posted in Business on 13th Mar, 2012 12:43 AM
by AlexMuller
The European Space Agency is starting what it expects to become a regular series of small science missions
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