Archive for December 31st, 2010

Wall St posts double-digit gains in 2010 (Reuters)

December 31, 2010
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed out a year of double-digit gains and the S&P’s best December since 1991 with a quiet and little changed session on Friday as investors found no reason to make big bets ahead of the new year.
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Stocks mixed on last day of strong year for market (AP)

December 31, 2010
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NEW YORK – Stocks ended a gut-wrenching 2010 quietly Friday. The major indexes were little changed and trading volume was at one of its lowest levels of the year as many traders took the day off.
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Music Licensing Has Become Simpler with Help of Crowd-sourcing

December 31, 2010
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Music industry is teeming with budding talents who are in dire need of a break to showcase their original creations before public. As they are not among the rising flocks of copy-cats but belong to the rare group of extraordinary talented artists, so their original compositions must be preserved by dint of music licensing....
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Music Licensing – A Protective Weapon Against Duplicity

December 31, 2010
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Music has been a passion for millions through years. Even today, people love to spend hours for music. Whenever a music album hits the stores, they simply get packed up with music lovers. Moreover, the Internet has played a major role in producing a craze among people. Through this medium, they can download their...
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Keen Sandals Sale Improving your health by choosing the right sandals

December 31, 2010
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If you think that your shoes have nothing to do with your health, you are making a mistake. If you always wear comfortable, flat shoes, you don\’t have a lot to worry about in regards to your feet. However, if you love heels, you could be doing your entire body a disservice. Instead of...
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Ted Williams Biography

December 31, 2010
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Any baseball fan who hears the name Ted Williams immediately knows of a great baseball hitter who played a total of 21 years in the sport. Williams was born in 1918 and passed away in 2002. His entire career was spent with the Boston Red Sox as a left fielder.
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Remains of the Day: Danse macabre (Macworld)

December 31, 2010
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Once again, the iPhone stops crime in its tracks; Apple kicks another sneaky camera app to the curb; and it’s time for a game of musical mortality chairs. Get ready to close out 2010 in style with the remainders for Thursday, December 30.
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iPads Dominate Holiday Gifts in Mashable Poll (Mashable)

December 31, 2010
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If you got an iPad as a gift during the holidays, you certainly weren’t alone.
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Wall St futures point to slight rise in shares (Reuters)

December 31, 2010
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(Reuters) NEW YORK – Futures for the Dow Jones industrial average, the S&P500 and the Nasdaq 100 are flat to 0.1 percent higher, pointing to a slight rise in equities on Wall Street on Friday.
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World stocks ending the year on a whimper (AP)

December 31, 2010
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LONDON – Global stocks mostly fell Friday on the final day of the year as investors looked to lock in any recent gains to smarten up the look of their 2010 portfolios.
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