Archive for December 16th, 2011

A Word From Our Sponsor On Errors And Omissions Insurance

December 16, 2011
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Errors and omissions insurance covers exactly what the name implies. It will cover you and your business against any covered errors or omissions your business makes during the course of doing business. This coverage is generally for professionals who have specific risks in their particular field. No matter what your profession there is a...
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The Irony of Apple Buying iPhone Chips from a Samsung Plant in Texas (The Atlantic Wire)

December 16, 2011
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In an “exclusive” Reuters reports that Samsung makes Apple’s iPhone chips in a Texas plant which is two parts surprising: first, the two companies have been spatting for months over patents and Apple is known mostly for manufacturing its iThings in Chinese factories where labor conditions don’t exactly meet American conscience standards. But perhaps one...
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Exclusive: Made in Texas: Apple’s A5 iPhone chip (Reuters)

December 16, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO – Apple Inc is famous for relying on low-cost Asian manufacturers to both source and assemble its popular gadgets, but the consumer device giant recently started receiving a critical component in its iPad and iPhones from closer to home – Texas.
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Early rally fades; stock market down for the week (AP)

December 16, 2011
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An early rally faded on the stock market Friday, leaving indexes down about 3 percent for the week as worries resurfaced about a breakup of the euro. BlackBerry maker Research in Motion plunged after slashing its forecast for holiday sales.
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Summary Box: Stocks end the week down (AP)

December 16, 2011
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FLAT DAY, DOWN WEEK: Stocks were essentially flat on Friday, and indexes finished the week down 3 percent.
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Analysis: Apple struggles to take bigger bite out of China (Reuters)

December 16, 2011
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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s share of China’s booming smartphone market has risen sharply in the past two years, but for now the company that sells the iconic iPhone is being outpaced by nimble rivals.
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‘iPad mini’ with 7.85-inch screen rumored for late 2012 (Digital Trends)

December 16, 2011
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‘iPad mini’ with 7.85-inch screen rumored for late 2012 
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Rumors have once again surfaced regarding a so-called ‘iPad mini.’ The folks over at DigiTimes said that according to “sources in the supply chain,” a 7.85-inch iPad is “likely to launch” at some point in the latter half of 2012 (“prior to the fourth quarter,” says DigiTimes), with the iPad 3 believed to be...
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SEC to appeal ruling striking $285M deal with Citi (AP)

December 16, 2011
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WASHINGTON – The government is appealing a federal judge’s ruling that struck down a $285 million civil fraud settlement with Citigroup.
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Asia stocks rise as data shows US layoffs easing (AP)

December 16, 2011
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BANGKOK – Asian stocks rose Friday amid improving U.S. jobs and manufacturing data and the expected approval in Italy of an austerity plan intended to get the country’s finances under control.
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Salmon Fishing in Alaska- Experience the Thrill and Excitement

December 16, 2011
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Salmon fishing in Alaska is a perfect activity that everyone must indulge. It is because salmon fishing is considered by the most fishermen as one of the biggest challenges. The waters swarm with them all the year. Getting to eat what you have caught is one of the best parts in this activity. You...
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