Archive for October 4th, 2011

Instant view: Apple’s latest iPhone fails to excite (Reuters)

October 4, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – New Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook presided over the company’s first major media launch since taking over from Steve Jobs in August, but the latest version of the iPhone he unveiled did not excite investors, sending its shares down 3.7 percent.
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Apple unveils faster, more powerful iPhone (AP)

October 4, 2011
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CUPERTINO, Calif. – Apple Inc. unveiled a new iPhone on Tuesday that is faster and more powerful but stops short of a more radical upgrade. It said Sprint customers will now be able to use one.
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Shares fall in choppy session; Apple weighs (Reuters)

October 4, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks fell in a volatile session on Tuesday as comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke about helping the struggling economy vied with fears of contagion from Europe’s debt crisis.
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Judge won’t stop NYPD from busing protesters (AP)

October 4, 2011
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NEW YORK – A federal judge in New York City has denied a temporary restraining order that would have prevented police from using city buses to transport arrested protesters.
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Apple rejects Samsung offer to end tablet row in Australia (Reuters)

October 4, 2011
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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Apple Inc rejected an offer from Samsung Electronics Co to settle their tablet computer dispute in Australia, possibly killing off the commercial viability of the South Korean firm’s new Galaxy tablet in that market.
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New iPhone expected from Apple on Tuesday (AP)

October 4, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO – Apple Inc. is unveiling a new, more powerful version of its wildly popular smartphone — more than a year after it launched the iPhone 4.
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World stock markets lower on Greek default fears (AP)

October 4, 2011
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BANGKOK – World stocks extended a sell-off Tuesday, dogged by signs Europe’s debt problems are getting grimmer even as officials promised more help for Greece at the epicenter of the crisis.
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Stock index futures signal further losses (Reuters)

October 4, 2011
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(Reuters) Stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Tuesday, with futures for the S&P 500 down 0.4 percent, Dow Jones futures down 0.5 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures down 0.5 percent at 0841 GMT.
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Southeast Alaska fishing Competitions and Amenities

October 4, 2011
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There are various places in Alaska where one can enjoy teaching, catching and cooking fish. Count the Southeast Alaska fishing as part of it. The place offers vacationers one of the best experiences in their lifetime which they would even wish to repeat the thrill and adventure. And if that is not yet enough,...
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Why Figure Skating is GREAT!

October 4, 2011
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Thousands of people will tell you that figure skating is a GREAT! sport. But what makes this unique ice sport so great and worth your time?  That question is exactly what we will tackle in this article.
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