Archive for August 17th, 2011

Five iPhone apps to prolong your summer (Appolicious)

August 17, 2011
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Five iPhone apps to prolong your summer 
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Not to jump the gun too much, but with the end of August fast approaching, summer will be over before you know it. As a Midwesterner who loathes winter, this is particularly depressing to me. But there’s no reason to waste the last bits of great weather sitting on your couch. Try these iPhone...
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South Korean iPhone Owners Seek Damages from Apple (NewsFactor)

August 17, 2011
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A legal firm representing more than 26,600 South Korean iPhone owners has filed a class-action suit against Apple for violating their privacy rights. The suit filed in Changwon District Court by the law firm Miraelaw on Wednesday asks the court to award damages of 27 billion won (US$26 million).
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SEC attorney alleges vast destruction of documents (AP)

August 17, 2011
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WASHINGTON – An attorney at the Securities and Exchange Commission is alleging that the agency destroyed documents related to thousands of preliminary investigations, including on Bernard Madoff and major financial firms.
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Stocks rise slightly on earnings reports (AP)

August 17, 2011
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NEW YORK – Stocks rose modestly Wednesday after companies reported higher earnings but gave mixed forecasts about how the fragile economy and rising costs will affect their growth.
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Joining a Gym to Get Fit

August 17, 2011
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Anybody who is seriously considering getting into shape and improving their overall health should strongly consider a gym membership. There are many benefits to gym membership that exercise routines at home just can’t match. It’s important to check out several different gyms and find one that suits not only your budget, but your personality....
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Motivating Oneself to Exercise

August 17, 2011
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Many people do not exercise regularly simply because they cannot see the point in it. They lack motivation – however, when things begin to affect your pocketbook, they become more important. This is one good reason to join a gym. If you commit financially to your goal of becoming fit, you are more likely...
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You Will Be Amazed at Your New Singing Voice!

August 17, 2011
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How would you like to completely transform the way you sing and do it in less than three months? How would you like to sing with a broad vocal range, hitting every note perfectly? How would you like to participate in practice sessions that are more like fun than hard work?
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Facts about Presentation Music

August 17, 2011
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A presentation consists of much more than words and nonverbal components are as important as the verbal ones. The right type of presentation music will be able to produce an atmosphere which is most conducive for conveying your message. The presentation producer faces making the most important decision, when he is considering various music...
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Starbucks offering free iPhone apps (Digital Trends)

August 17, 2011
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Starbucks offering free iPhone apps 
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Starbucks and Apple have joined forces to offer free iOS apps to customers.
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SKoreans sue Apple over iPhone user information (AP)

August 17, 2011
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SEOUL, South Korea – A group of some 27,000 South Koreans is suing Apple for $26 million for what they claim are privacy violations from the collection of iPhone user location information.
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