Archive for August, 2011

Financial Times pulls its apps from Apple store (Reuters)

August 31, 2011
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LONDON (Reuters) – The Financial Times has pulled its iPad and iPhone apps from Apple’s App Store after losing a battle to keep control of customer data obtained through subscriptions.
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Looks Like Apple Lost Another Prototype iPhone in a Bar (The Atlantic Wire)

August 31, 2011
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Apple electronically traced the phone to a two-floor, single-family home in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood, according to the source.
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A look at economic developments around the globe (AP)

August 31, 2011
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A look at economic developments and activity in major stock markets around the world Wednesday:
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Wall Street ends worst month in year on upbeat note (Reuters)

August 31, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed out the worst month in more than a year on an up note on Wednesday, with sharp gains in the last several days still not enough to repair the damage from a U.S. credit downgrade and fears of a slide back into recession.
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Fresh iPhone Apps for Aug. 31: VivaFoto, WordWit, Monster Mouth DDS, Infinity Field (Appolicious)

August 31, 2011
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Fresh iPhone Apps for Aug. 31: VivaFoto, WordWit, Monster Mouth DDS, Infinity Field 
    (Appolicious)

Find a new way to snap some snazzy photos with VivaFoto, a new app that lets you see the filters you’ll apply to your snapshots in real time before you shoot them. Follow that up with WordWit, an app that helps you expand your command of the English language. In games, have fun with...
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Amazon tablet rumor: 7-inch due October, 10-inch in 2012 (Digital Trends)

August 31, 2011
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Amazon tablet rumor: 7-inch due October, 10-inch in 2012 
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Great Alaska King Salmon Fishing

August 31, 2011
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There are many places to go for Alaska King Salmon fishing.  If you are near one of the larger cities like Anchorage or Fairbanks, there are places to go that are close enough to wet a line after work.  However, if you want to avoid the combat fishing where the bank is lined with...
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Alaska Silver Salmon Fishing Experience

August 31, 2011
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Alaska silver salmon fishing is a very interesting adventure when you go to Alaska between the months of August and September.  Located in Kenai River, silver salmons are very thrilling to catch because these salmons are known to be aggressive by nature and they can give off a fight as far as 60 miles....
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European shares seen opening higher (Reuters)

August 31, 2011
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HONG KONG (Reuters) – European stocks were set to edge higher on Wednesday, poised to end a volatile month on a mildly stronger note, while the dollar struggled on heightened expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve would do more to stimulate the economy.
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Asian stocks rise as selloffs create bargains (AP)

August 31, 2011
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BANGKOK – Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday as investors put aside concerns over flagging consumer and business confidence in developed economies to hunt for bargains after gains on Wall Street.
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