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Why the Internet is freaking out about the new Google privacy policy

Posted in Business on 29th Jan, 2012 12:52 AM
by APM
On Tuesday Google announced a new set of privacy policies. The Internet is freaking out about this. We explain why.
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In the Developing World, Solar Is Cheaper than Fossil Fuels

Posted in Business on 27th Jan, 2012 10:51 PM
by APM
Advances are opening solar to the 1.3 billion people who dont have access to grid electricity
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Using Thorium to Power Civilisation

Posted in Business on 27th Jan, 2012 10:43 PM
by APM
Another must see TED talk for energy enthusiasts
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A Fusion Future? watch the TED talk...

Posted in Business on 27th Jan, 2012 10:33 PM
by APM
Japan Turning to Nuclear Fusion Following Fukushima
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3d printing: trendy gimmick or the future of manufacturing?

Posted in Business on 27th Jan, 2012 10:26 PM
by APM
Before you dismiss it, consider the evolution of 2-D printing. Informative TED talk inside...
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Whos afraid of China?

Posted in Business on 27th Jan, 2012 12:34 AM
by APM
Many in the West worry about being overwhelmed by the sheer size and strength of the Chinese economy
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Google announces privacy changes across products; users cant opt out

Posted in Business on 27th Jan, 2012 12:30 AM
by APM
Google will soon know far more about who you are and what you do on the Web: it plans to follow the activities of users across nearly all of its ubiquitous sites, including YouTube, Gmail and its search engine.
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Collision in the Making Between Self Driving Cars and How the World Works

Posted in Business on 27th Jan, 2012 12:13 AM
by APM
Questions of legal liability, privacy and insurance regulation self-driving vehicles have yet to be addressed, and such challenges might pose far more problems than the technological ones.
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Average Silicon Valley Tech Salary Passes $100,000

Posted in Business on 24th Jan, 2012 02:46 PM
by APM
Average annual salaries for Silicon Valley technology workers surpassed the $100,000 mark last year
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Tesla Model S Sets a New Standard for Battery Powered Cars

Posted in Business on 23rd Jan, 2012 03:24 PM
by APM
Until now, there hasnt been an all electric car fit for road tripping. But Teslas Model S, due out late in 2012, is made for extended drives.
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Chinas GDP hits 7.49 trillion US dollars in 2011

Posted in Business on 17th Jan, 2012 08:09 PM
by APM
The gross domestic product (GDP) of China hits 47.2 trillion yuan (7.49 trillion US dollars at 6.3 yuan to 1 US dollar) in 2011, 9.2 percent higher than 2010
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Samsung eyes $42bn expansion plan for the current year

Posted in Business on 17th Jan, 2012 07:56 PM
by APM
South Korea's Samsung Group has said it will invest a record 47.8tn won ($41.7bn; £27bn) this year to expand its various businesses.
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Minecraft, Destructoid, Others Join January 18 SOPA Blackout Protest

Posted in Business on 14th Jan, 2012 08:39 PM
by APM
The Internet is going to be a cold, dark place on January 18th. After the Reddit team announced a few days back that the site would be down on that date as a protest to the proposed SOPA legislation
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Foxconn Is Still a Hard Place to Work

Posted in Business on 10th Jan, 2012 10:45 PM
by APM
Foxconn employees, makers of all things Xbox and Apple, threaten mass suicide over work conditions and pay
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Kodak stock rises 45% on new business plan

Posted in Business on 10th Jan, 2012 10:12 PM
by APM
Troubled photography firm Eastman Kodak has unveiled a new plan to transform the company into a digital player, sending its shares soaring.
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Top Ten Innovations 2011

Posted in Business on 8th Jan, 2012 08:49 PM
by APM
Our list of the best and brightest products that 2011 had to offer the life scientist
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