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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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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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