Archive for December 5th, 2011

The pricey iPad turns into a toy (AP)

December 5, 2011
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NEW YORK – Make room in the toy box for the iPad and iPhone. Crayola allows tots to doodle on the iPad using its iMarker just as they would a crayon on a coloring book. Tweens are able to belt out their favorite Miley Cyrus and Selena Gomez tunes on a Disney microphone that...
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HTC could miss out on holiday sales, faces US ban (Appolicious)

December 5, 2011
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HTC could miss out on holiday sales, faces US ban 
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Google’s Android platform reached 46 percent market share for October, says a recent comScore report, while Apple stayed steady around 28 percent. While iOS got a tiny bump from international iPhone 4S sales, Android’s ongoing success can be attributed to several factors, the most prevalent being the fact that there’s no shortage of Android-powered...
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Stocks rise as European leaders hash out plans (AP)

December 5, 2011
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A promised plan to restore long-term confidence in the euro boosted stocks and other risky assets Monday.
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Wall Street gains on euro zone debt hopes (Reuters)

December 5, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks jumped at the start of what could be the most important week of the year for Wall Street as hopes grew that European leaders will find a solution to the region’s debt crisis at a summit later this week.
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The best iPhone travel apps of 2011 (Appolicious)

December 5, 2011
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The best iPhone travel apps of 2011 
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Some of my favorite apps on the iPhone fall under the “Travel” category. I’m not a glutton for booking trips, rather iTunes uses that wide-ranging term to encompass everything from trip-booking apps, to grand reference guides for cities and parks, to collections of the best cuisines in certain areas. If variety is truly the...
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Rate anything and everything with Kevin Rose’s Oink for iPhone (Appolicious)

December 5, 2011
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After Digg-founder Kevin Rose left the site, he formed development company Milk, which recently launched its first endeavor for iPhone and iPod Touch, the rating app Oink.
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A Fishing Trip Alaska: Experience the Everlasting Beauty of Nature

December 5, 2011
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When you think of a place that is perfect for a fishing trip, Alaska is one the best state to go to. A fishing trip alaska is also the lifetime fishing trip because it has its remote locations, fresh water or saltwater fishing and its pristine scenery and rivers that are literally full of...
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Staying In Southeast Alaska Fishing Lodge: The Perfect Place to View the Abundance of This World

December 5, 2011
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Alaska is undoubtedly one of the best and perfect places for those who wish to experience salmon fishing. There are a lot of beautiful spots in Southeast Alaska that you can chase and visit after the different kinds of salmons. One of the reasons why Southeast Alaska salmon fishing is great because of it’s...
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US debt: money managers’ least favorite investment (AP)

December 5, 2011
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NEW YORK – Ask the people who invest billions for a living to name their favorite picks for 2012 and you’ll get a smorgasbord worthy of a holiday party: Brazilian stocks, U.S. junk bonds, and government debt from Colombia. Ask them what they dislike and they’ll name one of the top-performing investments this year:...
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Sponsored Story: Invest in American Silver Eagle Silver Bullion

December 5, 2011
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When you want to buy silver bullion, go for the American Silver Eagle. Produced for the past 25 years, the coins are manufactured by the US Mint and are distributed and sold by authorized dealers throughout the country. The coins were initially produced in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, California, San Francisco, New York and West Point...
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