Archive for July 29th, 2011

Gamers don’t need an iPad 2 with these five Android tablets (Appolicious)

July 29, 2011
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Gamers don’t need an iPad 2 with these five Android tablets 
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We all know what kind of powerhouse device the iPad 2 is for gaming. But what about other possibilities? Can any of the dozens of tablets powered by Google’s Android operating system go up against the iPad 2 in a free-for-all deathmatch? Here are five worthy options you should consider tapping into.
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Apple Fan Snaps Photo of Possible iPhone 5 Prototype (NewsFactor)

July 29, 2011
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The iPhone 5 rumor mill got a boost Friday with what could be a sighting of an actual prototype by an eagle-eyed fanboy. A commuter in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Apple fan said he saw what may be an Apple employee on a train using a device that doesn’t match previous iPhones...
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Will a chastened Murdoch prove good for News Corp? (AP)

July 29, 2011
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NEW YORK – For long-suffering shareholders of News Corp., there may be a silver lining in the phone-hacking scandal: A chastened Rupert Murdoch.
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Weak growth, debt standoff punish US stocks (AFP)

July 29, 2011
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NEW YORK (AFP) – US stocks sank on Friday, weighed down by an unexpectedly negative report on the country’s economic growth and nervousness over the debt-ceiling battle in Washington.
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Record shipment quarter for Apple’s iPhone, more than 20m sold (Digital Trends)

July 29, 2011
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Record shipment quarter for Apple’s iPhone, more than 20m sold 
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Apple made some impressive gains over the last year in the mobile phone market, according to data released on Thursday by market research and analysis firm IDC.
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Futures drop after vote delayed on debt deal (Reuters)

July 29, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stock index futures fell on Friday after lawmakers in Washington delayed a vote on a Republican proposal to raise the U.S. government’s debt limit.
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US stock futures fall after debt vote postponed (AP)

July 29, 2011
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Stock futures are trading lower as hopes fade for a resolution this week to the standoff over increasing the nation’s borrowing limit.
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Why New York Municipality Insurance Matters

July 29, 2011
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There are many kinds of risks on all kinds of investments whether they are cars, homes or bonds. Even municipalities are at risk. With this in mind, one should try to find New York municipality insurance. This policy provides property and/or liability coverage for a municipality, which is responsible for funding many kinds of...
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Rumor: Pegatron gets iPad 3 contract, may see tablet in November (Digital Trends)

July 29, 2011
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Rumor: Pegatron gets iPad 3 contract, may see tablet in November 
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The Internet is rapidly churning out Apple related rumors today. Along with the peeks at the iPhone 5, the iPad 3 is said to have switched contracts from Foxconn. Also, the popular tablet device’s release date may have been narrowed down to this November.
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Groove Coaster leads iPhone Games of the Week (Appolicious)

July 29, 2011
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Groove Coaster leads iPhone Games of the Week 
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Slick, minimalist rhythm title Groove Coaster opens this weeks’ Best Games list, bringing a fresh look at the genre while maintaining the same classic kind of gameplay that fans of games like Tap Tap Revenge! will notice and appreciate. It’s a quality title that’s addictive and looks great, but it’s only one of the...
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