Archive for July 2nd, 2011

How and why Threadless stitched together an official iPhone app (Appolicious)

July 2, 2011
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How and why Threadless stitched together an official iPhone app 
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While Threadless in many ways pioneered the notion of crowdsource-based e-commerce, the company waited until May of this year to develop and release its official iPhone app. Longtime members and others just catching on will like what they have to see.
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Rally could spell pullback for stocks (Reuters)

July 2, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – A pullback could be on the table next week for stocks after their best weekly performance in two years, especially if a raft of data headlined by the June jobs report doesn’t bolster the argument of a strengthening economy.
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Could an iPad 3 really be on the way this year? (Yahoo! News)

July 2, 2011
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Could an iPad 3 really be on the way this year? 
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Mobile Devices Are Accounting for More Web Browsing (NewsFactor)

July 2, 2011
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The growing popularity of smartphones and media tablets is having a significant impact on the global browsing market, according to Net Applications. Smartphones and tablets accounted for more than five percent of all browsing activities globally in June — with the iPad alone accounting for more than one percent of the entire global market,...
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HP targets Apple’s iPad with new tablet (AFP)

July 2, 2011
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NEW YORK (AFP) – US technology giant Hewlett-Packard rolled out its new TouchPad tablet computer on Friday, seeking to dethrone the dominant Apple iPad and revive its slumping fortunes.
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US stocks launch 2nd half with fireworks (AFP)

July 2, 2011
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NEW YORK (AFP) – US stocks jumped sharply higher Friday, closing out the best week in two years and starting the second half on a solid positive note.
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Stocks close huge week with rally; Dow up 168 (AP)

July 2, 2011
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NEW YORK – So much for that soft patch. A rebound in U.S. manufacturing surprised investors Friday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average up nearly 170 points. The Dow ended up 648 points, or 5.4 percent, for the week. It was the index’s best week in two years.
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