Archive for July 15th, 2011

Scientists create working invisibility cloak, Harry Potter not impressed (Yahoo! News)

July 15, 2011
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Apple stock looks cheap ahead of results (Reuters)

July 15, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) should deliver yet another bumper quarter, but some investors are holding out for a monstrous second half when the new iPhone hits and a new online content service takes wing.
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Google lifts Wall Street in otherwise rough week (Reuters)

July 15, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Google’s blowout quarter led the Nasdaq higher on Friday but mounting uncertainty about the government’s ability to reach a debt-reduction deal may keep investors at bay in the coming week.
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Stocks narrowly miss having worst week in a year (AP)

July 15, 2011
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A late rally Friday prevented the stock market from having its worst week in nearly a year.
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Best Apps from Appolicious Members 7/15/11 (Appolicious)

July 15, 2011
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Best Apps from Appolicious Members 7/15/11 
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Top Curated App Lists of the Week For iPhone, check out 10 Apps for Checking In to Just About Anything, Internet Radio Killed the MP3, and New Apps I’ve Discovered on Google+.
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Exclusive: Apple tests new chips with TSMC (Reuters)

July 15, 2011
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TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan’s TSMC has begun trial manufacturing of next generation chips for Apple Inc’s mobile devices, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Friday, in a sign that the iPad maker is shifting from its traditional chip supplier, Samsung Electronics.
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S. Korean plans class action against Apple (AFP)

July 15, 2011
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SEOUL (AFP) – A South Korean lawyer said Friday he plans to launch a class action lawsuit against US technology giant Apple over an iPhone feature that can track the location of users.
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Man builds turbine-powered Batmobile with iPad in dashboard (Digital Trends)

July 15, 2011
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Man builds turbine-powered Batmobile with iPad in dashboard 
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Casey Putsch, owner of Putsch Racing, has wanted a Batmobile since the first Batman movie premiered in 1989. Sticking with the iconic design from the two Tim Burton films, Putsch skipped using a standard internal combustion engine in favor of a Boeing turbine engine that was stripped from a decommissioned U.S. naval drone helicopter. The movie studios...
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FTSE slides before stress test results (AFP)

July 15, 2011
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LONDON (AFP) – London equities fell in opening trade on Friday, ahead of publication of crucial results of stress tests on the eurozone’s troubled banking sector.
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China to sell pork from stockpiles to dampen price (AP)

July 15, 2011
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BEIJING – China’s government will sell pork from stockpiles to dampen inflation that pushed up the price of its staple meat by 57 percent last month, the Commerce Ministry said Friday.
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