Archive for October 5th, 2011

Apple stumble seen opening door for rivals (Reuters)

October 5, 2011
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TAIPEI/HELSINKI (Reuters) – Rival smartphone makers could exploit a rare letdown by Apple in the launch of its new iPhone 4S model, which failed to wow fans, and grab a bigger share of the most lucrative part of the phone market.
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What the iPhone 4S means for Android: it’s all about the software (Appolicious)

October 5, 2011
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What the iPhone 4S means for Android: it’s all about the software 
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The iPhone 4S has been revealed, marking an uneventiful day for Apple fans expecting a drastically updated iPhone 5. For Android fans, the lackluster changes made to the iPhone 4S leaves more opportunity to remain competitive in the smartphone market. Compared to many Android handset features from higher-end devices, the iPhone 4S has played...
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Stocks edge higher as service sector grows (AP)

October 5, 2011
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NEW YORK – Stocks edged higher in early trading Wednesday after a trade group reported that the service sector grew in September. Private company hiring also increased.
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Wall Street flat, data tops expectations (Reuters)

October 5, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks were little changed on Wednesday as European finance ministers appeared ready to prop up struggling banks while reports on the U.S. labor market and services sector came in stronger than expected.
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Save time this winter- Pay someone to clean your bridles

October 5, 2011
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Horse riding equipment is intended for the care and maintenance of your horse. Typically, it includes saddles, bridles, bits, rugs, harnesses, whips and even boots. You can find leather as the main component for all these articles, though occasionally you might find synthetic items too. They should be cleaned often to maintain them for...
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Volunteering Roles offered in ceremonies for London Olympic 2012

October 5, 2011
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The Olympic 2012 is going to be held at London and various nations are participating in diversified games in Olympic 2012. The prime reason why Olympics are held in London is because there are some very good ideal grounds and besides that transport facilities are excellent. Moreover London has hosted these games before as...
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Samsung, HTC set to gain as iPhone 4S disappoints (Reuters)

October 5, 2011
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TAIPEI/SEOUL (Reuters) – Asian smartphone makers have a chance to exploit a rare letdown from pacesetter Apple Inc. after the new iPhone 4S failed to wow fans and investors, leaving Android rivals better placed to grab market share.
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Samsung seeking to block sale of new iPhone 4S (AP)

October 5, 2011
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SEOUL, South Korea – Samsung said it will file court injunctions in France and Italy seeking to block the sale of Apple’s latest iPhone amid an intensifying patent fight between the smartphone giants.
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EU bank plan hopes help European stocks higher (AP)

October 5, 2011
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LONDON – Stocks in Europe recouped some recent losses on Wednesday on hopes that European policymakers were thrashing out a plan to shore up the banking sector, which has been savaged of late over fears of a Greek debt default.
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Stock futures signal weaker Wall St open (Reuters)

October 5, 2011
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(Reuters) Stock index futures pointed to a weaker open on Wall Street on Wednesday, with futures for the S&P 500, the Dow Jones and the Nasdaq 100 down by between 0.3 and 0.4 percent.
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