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Is Apple building the largest solar array in the U.S?

Posted in Business on 23rd Feb, 2012 11:04 AM
by APM
Apple released its 2012 Facilities Report today, revealing the companys data center in North Carolina will be powered by Americas largest end user owned solar array.
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Starting March 1st, A Red License Plate in Nevada Means the Driver is a Robot

Posted in Business on 23rd Feb, 2012 01:35 AM
by APM
An extended campaign in Nevada by Google has led to a new host of provisions which will allow automated cars to legally drive in the state.
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Nuclear disaster that never was

Posted in Business on 21st Feb, 2012 09:01 PM
by APM
I realised that something had gone seriously wrong with the reporting of the biggest natural disaster to hit a major industrialised nation for a century
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Kickstarter gets its third $1M project in the span of two weeks

Posted in Business on 20th Feb, 2012 09:28 PM
by APM
It was big news when a Kickstarter project broke the $1 million dollar mark for the first time on February 9th. More amazingly, two projects shattered that record in the same day.
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Tesla X will have two electric motors and beat a Porsche 911 to 60 mph

Posted in Business on 20th Feb, 2012 08:24 PM
by APM
The next electric Tesla will be an SUV that will outrun a Porsche 911 to 60 mph, carry seven passengers, handle well in both rain and snow.
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Patents: Apple wins over Motorola in slide to unlock ruling

Posted in Business on 19th Feb, 2012 09:53 PM
by APM
Apple has won a patent dispute against Motorola Mobility regarding a slide to unlock feature on smartphones.
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AMD: what went wrong?

Posted in Business on 19th Feb, 2012 05:59 PM
by APM
Five years ago, AMD looked set to topple Intel. Now its very existence is under threat.
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Anonymous says ACTA must be killed with fire, hacks U.S. government websites

Posted in Business on 19th Feb, 2012 05:52 PM
by APM
U.S. government websites were hacked today in protest of the Anti Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
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Is Commercial space transportation reaching a tipping point?

Posted in Business on 17th Feb, 2012 06:13 PM
by APM
Commercial space industry will need to take over supplying the space station and getting payloads into orbit.
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Nevada approves regulations for self driving cars

Posted in Business on 16th Feb, 2012 11:39 PM
by APM
Nevada is becoming the first state to regulate self driving vehicles on its roadways.
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Leak Offers Glimpse of Campaign Against Climate Science

Posted in Business on 16th Feb, 2012 09:31 PM
by APM
An organization known for attacking climate science is planning to undermine the teaching of global warming in schools
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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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