Archive for September, 2011

A Word from our Partner

September 12, 2011
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For the hikers who take their pursuit seriously, only the best equipment, and the most versatile, will do. The Camelbak Hawg gives experienced hikers a water pouch and backpack that will take as much, or more of a beating than the hiker will.
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All the Ways Apple Keeps Secrets (That We Know Of) (The Atlantic Wire)

September 30, 2011
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To feed the fan fire, Apple keeps its new devices shrouded in secrecy until launch day. As the iPhone 5 release date approaches, a lot has been said about the latest iGadget, but not much has been confirmed. And Apple likes it like that. While its had its slip-ups, Apple is pretty good at...
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Is Apple Releasing a Voice Interface for the iPhone? (NewsFactor)

September 30, 2011
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With the iPhone 5 being unveiled next week, the rumor mill is working overtime. In fact, even the invitation for the Oct. 4 event, which reads “Let’s talk iPhone,” has sprouted rumors that the new model will offer new voice-recognition features that could transform the way smartphone interaction works.
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Wall Street ends worst quarter since 2008 meltdown (Reuters)

September 30, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks ended their worst quarter since the depths of the 2008 credit crisis, crippled by Europe’s debt debacle, a U.S. credit downgrade and a sputtering global economy.
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SEC report cites flaws at credit rating agencies (AP)

September 30, 2011
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WASHINGTON – U.S. securities regulators say their first annual review of the nation’s credit rating agencies finds the companies aren’t doing enough to protect their own financial integrity.
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Concert tickets For Incubus Are Now Available To Buy

September 30, 2011
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The year of 1991 had seen the formation and rise of the American rock band known as Incubus. Formed by three high school students, Jose Pasillas (drummer), Mike Einziger (lead guitarist) and Brandon Boyd (vocalist), they later added even more members Alex “Dirk Lance” Katunich (bassist) and Gavin “DJ Lyfe” Koppell (bassist). These later...
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Tickets For the Foo Fighters Are Now Available for Sale

September 30, 2011
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The Foo Fighters will be touring this season and performing live shows! Each of these live concerts are going to be spread out amongst various US cities, so there is likely to be 1 somewhere close to you. If you ever asked yourself how to purchase concert tickets on the internet to go and...
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On croquet, a game of strategy, grace, humiliation and malice. Mere football cannot compare

September 30, 2011
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Because those ever inventive jeunes femmes fatales invent a game (so clever, don’t you know) called “strip croquet”. You won’t play it in your neighborhood; your crusty neighbors would be scandalized… but I can play it in mine, because I live in Cambridge… where beautiful young people abound, glorious to look at but without...
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Survey says demand high for iPhone 5, 4S not so much (Appolicious)

September 30, 2011
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Survey says demand high for iPhone 5, 4S not so much 
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We’ve heard that analysts expect the iPhone 4 to continue to sell well right up to the launch of the iPhone 5, but a new survey suggests that a pretty large number of existing mobile users will go for the new device, too.
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Samsung unveils 7-inch Android tablet, seeks market domination (Appolicious)

September 30, 2011
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Samsung unveils 7-inch Android tablet, seeks market domination 
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Samsung is under fire from Apple, sending the iPad maker a proposal to end their patent dispute in Australia in hopes of selling their Android-based Galaxy Tab down under. But even as the Korean manufacturer defends its Android devices, it’s also made a licensing deal with Microsoft. Despite all the misgivings of creating Android...
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