Archive for March 27th, 2011

See the world on your iPad with 50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic (Appolicious)

March 27, 2011
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See the world on your iPad with 50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic 
    (Appolicious)

50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic ($4.99) is a collection of amazing images from around the globe. Handpicked by the editor in chief, Chris Johns, each photo has an incredible story behind it. You not only get the photos, but also the story, video and other interesting features.
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Color app pairs social networking with photos, but privacy concerns abound (Appolicious)

March 27, 2011
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Color app pairs social networking with photos, but privacy concerns abound 
    (Appolicious)

Color me unimpressed. With $41 million in venture capital, one would think the team at Color Labs would deliver a polished app, but that’s not the case when it comes to the app Color, available on iPhone and camera-equipped iPod Touch and iPad.
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Hot sectors, jobs on investors’ radar (Reuters)

March 27, 2011
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Hot sectors, jobs on investors’ radar 
    (Reuters)

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stock investors could scramble to pick up some of the market’s recent best performers this week as the quarter comes to an end, putting the spotlight on energy and industrial companies.
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Markets are more predictable than you think (AP)

March 27, 2011
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Markets are more predictable than you think 
    (AP)

NEW YORK – The markets may be rational after all. The threat of severe nuclear contamination from a breached Japanese nuclear reactor still looms. The outcome of the escalating war in Libya is uncertain. Yet The Standard & Poor’s 500 index ended the week up 2.7 percent. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 3.1...
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Japan corporate funding demand soars after disaster (Reuters)

March 27, 2011
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Japan corporate funding demand soars after disaster 
    (Reuters)

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese companies’ demand for funding has soared since the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, with the country’s top three banks seeing a surge in new loan requests, lenders said on Sunday.
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Cairo bourse closes up 5.28 % (AFP)

March 27, 2011
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Cairo bourse closes up 5.28 % 
    (AFP)

CAIRO (AFP) – The Cairo stock exchange on Sunday posted its first gains on its third day of trading following a seven week closure due to political unrest.
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