Archive for March 25th, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor Tribute Magazine iPad app pays respect to La Liz (Appolicious)

March 25, 2011
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Elizabeth Taylor Tribute Magazine iPad app pays respect to La Liz 
    (Appolicious)

If you’ve consumed any media recently you’ll know that legendary screen siren Elizabeth Taylor succumbed to congestive heart failure on March 23, leaving behind a legacy both on screen and off. The team behind The Daily app quickly rolled out Elizabeth Taylor Tribute Magazine, an iPad app devoted to the violet-eyed celebrity. Although the...
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AT&T/T-Mobile Deal Faces a Stiff FCC, But Apple Benefits (NewsFactor)

March 25, 2011
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AT&T/T-Mobile Deal Faces a Stiff FCC, But Apple Benefits 
    (NewsFactor)

It seems more questions than answers loom around AT&T’s proposed T-Mobile acquisition. Apple hasn’t commented on the potential impact that bringing T-Mobile into the AT&T mix might have on iPhone and iPad sales. But the Federal Communications Commission is already making its voice heard loud and clear.
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A look at economic developments around the globe (AP)

March 25, 2011
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A look at economic developments around the globe 
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A look at economic developments and activity in major stock markets around the world Friday:
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Stocks rise on Oracle earnings, higher GDP (AP)

March 25, 2011
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Stocks rise on Oracle earnings, higher GDP 
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NEW YORK – Stocks headed higher Friday after the government said the economy grew at a faster pace than expected at the end of last year. Technology shares rose after business software giant Oracle Corp. posted higher earnings.
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Taiwan’s AsusTek launches Android-powered tablet (AP)

March 25, 2011
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Taiwan’s AsusTek launches Android-powered tablet 
    (AP)

TAIPEI, Taiwan – AsusTek Computer Inc. unveiled a sleek tablet computer on Friday, after the Taiwanese firm saw the sales of its once popular line of mini-laptops stall following the launch of Apple’s hit iPad.
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Download Discounts for Mar. 25: Chaos Rings, Liqua Pop, Fone (Appolicious)

March 25, 2011
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Download Discounts for Mar. 25: Chaos Rings, Liqua Pop, Fone 
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In honor of the release of Square Enix’s Final Fantasy III on iPhone and iPad, the game company has put a bunch of its popular iOS games on sale. We’ve put the spotlight on the iOS-exclusive role-playing game Chaos Rings, but you can find lots of games on sale for a limited time by...
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Futures rise on Oracle’s upbeat view (Reuters)

March 25, 2011
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Futures rise on Oracle’s upbeat view 
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stock index futures rose on Friday, supported by technology shares after Oracle gave an upbeat forecast.
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Stocks poised to climb ahead of revised GDP report (AP)

March 25, 2011
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Stocks poised to climb ahead of revised GDP report 
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NEW YORK – Stocks appear headed for a third straight day of gains, ahead of the final look at economic growth at the end of last year.
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Incase Courier Collection for spring offers bike-conscious designs (Digital Trends)

March 25, 2011
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Incase Courier Collection for spring offers bike-conscious designs 
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A new collection from Incase for spring and summer of this year features a set of modern bags catering to the urban cyclist, hence the ‘courier’ title. The collection’s two standouts are the well-equipped Courier Messenger Bag (above, $180) and the Courier Messenger Backpack ($150), but the line also includes a few other items,...
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Apple’s iPad 2 hits overseas stores after U.S. sellout (Reuters)

March 25, 2011
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Apple’s iPad 2 hits overseas stores after U.S. sellout 
    (Reuters)

WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Hundreds of customers lined up outside Apple stores in Australia and New Zealand on Friday for the international launch of the iPad 2, which has flown off the shelves in the United States leaving the company struggling to meet demand.
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