Archive for June 24th, 2011

Wall Street ‘bad boy’ talks about NY trial (AP)

June 24, 2011
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NEW YORK – A former investment manager known as Wall Street’s “bad boy” may not testify at his securities fraud trial, but that didn’t stop him from offering his own running commentary Friday about the case — and himself — outside court.
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Summary Box: Stocks fall for another week (AP)

June 24, 2011
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WEAK TECH: Poor earnings results from Micron Technology and Oracle Corp. helped send lead the broad stock market lower.
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European stocks, euro rebound on Greece progress (AFP)

June 24, 2011
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LONDON (AFP) – European stocks rebounded and the euro recovered against the dollar on Friday as investors cheered a breakthrough in the eurozone’s bid to resolve Greece’s debt crisis, analysts said.
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Stocks surge on Greek bailout hopes (AP)

June 24, 2011
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LONDON – Hopes that Greece will get a second bailout boosted market sentiment around the world on Friday, a day after stocks and the euro plunged on fears over the pace of the global economic recovery.
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Are Wood Railings Or Iron Railings Better?

June 24, 2011
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If you have a patio or a large staircase leading into the entrance of your home you must install a railing system as an added measure of protection.  With advances in manufacturing technologies there are various types of railing systems available on the market.  Before you invest in a deck system you should consider...
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BackStab leads iPhone Games of the Week (Appolicious)

June 24, 2011
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BackStab leads iPhone Games of the Week 
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There was a great number of interesting games released this week. So many, in fact, that we didn’t get to feature every single one that dropped in the iTunes App Store. We’ve picked a few of the biggest and put together this week’s list, with the hope of sampling even more of the  games...
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Hacker pleads guilty to stealing iPad user data (Digital Trends)

June 24, 2011
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Hacker pleads guilty to stealing iPad user data 
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A hacker today admitted to stealing personal information and email addresses from about 114,000 users of Apple’s iPad. According to a press release issued by U.S. prosecutors in New Jersey, Daniel Spitler plead guilty today to identity theft and conspiracy to gain unauthorized access to computers. The 26-year old San Francisco-born hacker faces up to...
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NYSE, D.Boerse to pay dividends, end investor suits (Reuters)

June 24, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – NYSE Euronext (NYX.N) and Deutsche Boerse AG (DB1Gn.DE) agreed to pay roughly $900 million of dividends to settle U.S. shareholder lawsuits challenging their roughly $10 billion merger to create the world’s largest exchange operator.
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A look at economic developments around the globe (AP)

June 24, 2011
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A look at economic developments and activity in major stock markets around the world Thursday:
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Adapting Business Protection To The Mobile Era

June 24, 2011
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More people are turning to mobile technology such as smartphones and tablets to access the Internet and perform functions that used to require computers and laptops. This includes making business or other consumer transactions. The down side is that fraudsters are quickly learning how to use mobile devices for fraudulent transactions and are attacking...
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