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Friday stumper: Find all of Apple’s 23 acquisitions from the past 16 months – VentureBeat

VentureBeatAt Apple’s annual meeting in Cupertino, Calif., today, chief executive Tim Cook dropped a curious factoid: In the past 16 months, Apple has bought 23 companies. Like Cisco, IBM, Salesforce.com, Oracle, Yahoo, and other aging tech giants seeking to stay …Tim Cook Chooses the Environment Over ProfitTidBITSApple Inc.’s Tim Cook takes pot shots at Google […]

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India-born Satya Nadella named as head of giant Microsoft – onlineindiannews

onlineindiannewsIndia born 46-year-old Satya Nadella was named as the new CEO of 78 billion USD tech giant Microsoft and he attributed his leadership capabilities to playing cricket.Mr Nadella, who takes over as the third CEO of the Redmond-based firm, is the first Indian to …Person in the newsFinancial TimesHow Bill Gates Radically Transformed His Public […]

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AFIC report helps Musharraf but degrades its image – The News International

The News InternationalISLAMABAD: The VVIP accused of the most heinous crime in the book of country’s statutes — high treason — is seeking the exceptional luxury of getting a basic diagnostic test, angiography, from abroad, apparently to escape from the most critical trial in …AFIC report adds to Musharraf’s strategyBusiness RecorderMusharraf wants to leave Pakistan […]

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How Secure Are Your Passwords? – HamletHub

HamletHubApparently, it’s as easy as 123456 to hack into many people’s private, password-protected accounts on the Internet. Password management application provide SplashData has released its 2013 list of worst passwords, and “123456” tops the list for the first …Worst password of the year goes to ‘123456’Washington TimesList of 2013’s worst passwords releasedWTXL ABC 27Password is […]

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Entertainment

‘Sherlock’: Benedict Cumberbatch talks fans, his future on the show, and … – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyWhat does Benedict Cumberbatch have to say about his fans? What does the future hold for his version of Holmes? And what does this week’s Entertainment Weekly cover star think about Elementary? All of these questions were addressed by the star during …Sherlock creator says BBC series may come to the big screen but […]

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Assad: Quitting not up for debate – BBC News

BBC NewsSyrian President Bashar al-Assad has said he has no intention of quitting, and the issue is not up for discussion at next week’s peace talks. “If we wanted to surrender we would have surrendered from the start,” Mr Assad told Russian MPs in Damascus, …Syrian Opposition to Join Peace Talks With Assad OfficialsBloombergSyria’s Assad […]

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Bieber’s handlers wanted thugs out of mansion – Vancouver Sun

Vancouver SunJustin Bieber’s handlers have long feared the singer’s posse was a public relations powder keg on the verge of exploding, and on Tuesday, it happened. Police raided the 19-yearold’s Calabasas, Calif. mansion in connection with an eggthrowing barrage the …‘He’s AF**king Idiot’: Joel McHale Blasts Justin Bieber Over Egging Incident On …EntertainmentwiseGomez urges Bieber […]

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Danish tourist assaulted for 5 hours, say police – Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesDelhi Police on Wednesday night arrested two persons for allegedly robbing and gang-raping a 51-year-old Danish tourist who had apparently lost her way near the New Delhi Railway Station on Tuesday. The arrested persons have been identified as …Indian Police Arrest 2 for Alleged Rape of Danish TouristVoice of AmericaPolice: Suspects in India tourist […]

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With London Win, Nissan Hopes They Can ‘Hack’ It in Several World Cities – Core77.com (blog)

Core77.com (blog)A globetrotting Japanese expat once told me he believed there was a Japanese expat pecking order. “The coolest kids move to London,” he explained, “the second coolest, to New York. The third coolest move to L.A.” (This last one delivered with an …Nissan taxi to join London’s black cab fleeteuronewsJapanese taxi cabs unveiled in […]

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UPDATE 2-Antarctic blizzard halts icebreaker’s bid to rescue stranded ship – Reuters

Reuters(Adds details). By Maggie Lu Yueyang. SYDNEY Dec 30 (Reuters) – An Antarctic blizzard has halted an Australian icebreaker’s attempt to reach a Russian ship trapped for a week with 74 people onboard, rescuers said on Monday. The Akademik Shokalskiy …Akademik Shokolskiy rescue delayed by bad weatherSydney Morning HeraldChinese icebreaker turns back from Antarctic rescue […]

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Justin Bieber tweets retirement, then tells fans ‘IM HERE FOREVER’ – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsWho can you Belieb? Justin Bieber is tweeting mixed messages about his future a week after dropping his bombshell “retirement” announcement on a Los Angeles radio station. “My beloved beliebers I’m officially retiring,” the 19-year-old pop superstar …Justin Bieber Announces Retirement, Ruins ChristmasThe Hollywood GossipJustin Bieber Is out – Beliebers Beleaguered by […]

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Rebecca Black releases song called Saturday – Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesYouTube star Rebecca Black has released a follow up tune to her now infamous ‘Friday’; it’s called ‘Saturday’. Friday included lyrics “Got get my bowl, got have my cereal” and the repetitive “fun, fun,fun,fun.” After gaining a million views on YouTube in a matter …VIDEO: Rebecca Black Moves on “Friday” with New Song “Saturday”Seattle […]