Archive for November, 2011

It’s All Fun and Games Until Someone’s iPhone Blows Up (The Atlantic Wire)

November 29, 2011
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An iPhone 4 mysteriously, spontaneously combusted on an airplane in Australia on Monday, less than a 24 hours after The New York Times published an attention-getting article suggesting the Federal Aviation Administration might be going overboard in their fear of gadgets on planes. 
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An iPhone spontaneously combusts on an Australian Flight (Digital Trends)

November 29, 2011
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An iPhone spontaneously combusts on an Australian Flight 
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It sounds like there is yet another reason power off your cell phone on your next flight. Australian airline Regional Express issued a press release stating an incident involving an exploding iPhone. No one on the flight was harmed during the event that involved lots of smoke and a red glow.
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Stocks soar on big shopping weekend, Europe (AP)

November 29, 2011
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NEW YORK – A weekend of strong holiday shopping in the U.S. and radical proposals for stanching Europe’s debt crisis sent stocks soaring Monday. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index broke a seven-day losing streak and the Dow Jones industrial average jumped 291 points, its biggest gain in a month.
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NY judge rejects $285M SEC-Citigroup agreement (AP)

November 29, 2011
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NEW YORK – A judge on Monday used unusually harsh language to strike down a $285 million settlement between Citigroup and the Securities and Exchange Commission over toxic mortgage securities, saying he couldn’t tell whether the deal was fair and criticizing regulators for shielding the public from details of the firm’s wrongdoing.
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Alaska Halibut Fishing- Pride of Alaska Classic Adventures

November 29, 2011
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It could be an overwhelming task to come up to the state of Alaska and then choose the right Alaska halibut fishing package for you. This is where you will be tasked to choose the right fishing charter. The fact is, there are actually so many choices that one could make. Included in this...
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Find The Rhythm In Running

November 29, 2011
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How many times have you started an exercise regime only to call it quits weeks later?  This is fairly common in the word of physical activity.  If it is not something we were brought up doing daily as a family unit it is likely not to be a habit in our adult lives.  This...
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A Word From Our Sponsor On Car Insurance Orlando

November 29, 2011
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There are many reasons to carry car insurance Orlando. The biggest being is it required by law. There are two parts to car coverage, liability and physical damage. The liability portion is actually the only part required by law. This is to protect the other person if you are at fault. If you are...
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App takes business cards digital (Reuters)

November 28, 2011
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TORONTO (Reuters) – Traditional paper business cards are still the status quo but a redesigned iPhone app is helping them go digital.
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Apple beats Android in British market in October (Reuters)

November 28, 2011
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(Reuters) – The long-awaited iPhone 4S launch helped Apple Inc (AAPL.O) take top spot in the British smartphone market in October, overtaking phones using Google Inc’s (GOOG.O) Android platform, data from research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech showed on Monday.
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Stocks jump on euro zone optimism, retailers (Reuters)

November 28, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks surged about 3 percent on Monday on hopes that fresh proposals may emerge out of Europe to help solve the region’s debt crisis.
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