Saturday, August 25, 2012

25-Aug-2012 23:30

New dictionary words: Ridic, lolz :: Kristie Lu Stout shares some new additions to Oxford Dictionaries Online
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/exp-ns-new-oxford-words.cnn?eref�ition

After Concorde: Supersonic race :: The dream of supersonic flight is still alive, with plane manufacturers racing to launch their own faster-than-sound jets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/tech/innovation/beyond-concorde-supersonic-flight/index.html?eref�ition

No loss from no-output coal block allocations: govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lAqkKeODfMw/india-coalgate-chidambaram-cag-idINDEE87N05H20120824

What happens when someone goes missing? :: Vital clues may be found in the first few hours after someone disappears. But how do police decide which cases to prioritise?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

DJ Tiesto: Making the world dance :: Superstar DJ Tiesto tells CNN's Anna Coren the secret behind his global success.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/24/talk-asia-dj-tiesto-dance.cnn?eref�ition

Rape: Have we lost touch with reality? :: Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic caused outrage with their remarks on rape. How did they get it so wrong?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/opinion/akin-galloway-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Breivik found sane, sentenced to 21 years - Sydney Morning Herald :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhfJMdKZjKU0E690oYiFn7rXGYpg&url=http://www.smh.com.au/world/breivik-found-sane-sentenced-to-21-years-20120824-24ro6.html

Review into English exam grades :: The Welsh government is launching a review into performance in English language in this year's GCSEs.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19365453#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this the world's lowest voice? :: Tim Storms boasts a vocal range of 10 octaves and his lowest note is so deep it can only be heard by elephants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/23/mclaughlin-worlds-lowest-voice.cnn?eref�ition

Recession less deep than thought :: The UK economy shrank by 0.5% between April and June, less than previously thought, revised official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19366621#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Measles cases 'almost double' :: There have been almost twice the number of measles cases in England and Wales in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19369365#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Murdoch's Sun defies royals, prints naked Harry pics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_bCKOi1t0dA/britain-prince-harry-pics-sun-idINDEE87N07X20120824

SC relief for Chidambaram in 2G telecom case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nILnbdLOwgo/chidambaram-india-2g-case-supreme-court-idINDEE87N02L20120824

Paralympic stars on fast track :: In the run-up to the Paralympic Games, Eurostar is priming its services for the continent's elite disabled athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/eurostar-paralympics/index.html?eref�ition

'Sleeping beauties' seek fairytale love :: Potential princes line up to kiss models in an art exhibition. But as Fionnuala Sweeney reports, there's a big catch.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/pkg-sweeney-sleeping-beauties.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carried by soldiers, no score-keepers at 1960 Paralympics :: Britain's first gold medallist at the 1960 Paralympics, Margaret Maughan, tells the BBC's Peter White about her experience of the Games, a rudimentary affair symptomatic of attitudes in the 1950s and 1960s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19366834#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caught in China's security Web :: A group representing international companies in China has warned members that police in Beijing, Hebei and Shandong have required international firms to purchase Internet monitoring devices or risk having their connections cut.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/china-foreign-companies-internet/index.html?eref�ition

Test predicts hair and eye colour :: Scientists have developed a forensic test that can predict both the hair and eye colour of a possible suspect using DNA left at a crime scene.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19369028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.'s lunchbox fascination :: Do you remember your favorite school lunchbox? It may have featured an image of your favorite cartoon character, band, movie or TV show. (Mine was a 1978 "Muppet Show" lunchbox with a Kermit the Frog thermos inside it.)
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/living/american-lunch-box-history-museum/index.html?eref�ition

Dress to impress: Venus' style revival :: Confidence -- on the court and off it, Venus Williams is finding her mojo again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/sport/tennis/williams-venus-serena-tennis/index.html?eref�ition

Eiffel Tower valued at $546 billion :: CNN's Phil Han takes a look at Europe's most valuable landmarks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/ctw-pkg-han-europes-monuments.cnn?eref�ition

Sunni cleric shot dead in Lebanon :: Three people, including a Sunni cleric, have been killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli amid new sectarian clashes fuelled by the conflict in Syria.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19366256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The homeowners who cannot move home :: The homeowners who cannot move home
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19372268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

File-sharer told to pay $675,000 :: Joel Tenenbaum loses his retrial request in his fight against copyright infringement charges brought by US record labels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370862#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rail petition backers top 100,000 :: A petition urging ministers to reconsider changing the operator of the West Coast Mainline rail service attracts more than 100,000 signatures and could now be debated in Parliament.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19366438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Super Hi-Vision 8K TV approved :: A new television format offering pictures with 16 times the resolution of HD broadcasts is approved.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370582#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Pop-up' idea in cause of tsunami :: Researchers propose a mechanism that may cause the largest tsunami - a "popping up" of wedges of sediment, even from comparatively small earthquakes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19366314#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

BBC Two wins channel of the year :: BBC Two is named terrestrial channel of the year at the Media Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19376264#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

25-Aug-2012 23:29 Apple

Apple's Victory Sends Fear Through Android Ecosystem :: Apple's decisive court victory further cements the company's dominance of the wireless industry and could accelerate the push by a variety of players to popularize a third alternative to the iPhone and to Google's Android ecosystem.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610012314155098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple wins $1bn damages from Samsung - Channel 4 News :: http://www.channel4.com/news/apple-wins-1bn-damages-from-samsung

Apple Wins Big in Patent Case :: A federal jury found that Samsung mobile devices infringed six of Apple's patents and awarded $1.05 billion in damages. The jury also found that Apple didn't infringe any of Samsung's patents.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358404577609810658082898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Appeal May Take Several Tacks :: Patent lawyers laid out several avenues of appeal that Samsung could pursue following its loss in a high-stakes patent battle with Apple over the design and function of smartphones and other devices.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610182330435856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

After Verdict, Prepare for the 'Apple Tax' :: Prices for many mobile devices could get more expensive in the short term, while giving even more market power to Apple. But over time technology competitors will likely adapt to the Samsung verdict, changing their products and engineering.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444270404577610013613551038.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Gives Apple $1B+ :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�cd129ba6faf0cceef36e27ae98e107

Analysis: Sweeping Apple win, but Samsung set for bounce-back :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lm2svLyq4HY/us-apple-samsung-impact-idUSBRE87O02I20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung in landmark patent case :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rvjBNl9nomw/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung, awarded over $1 billion damages :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ew5mdXU43h8/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120824


Apple

25-Aug-2012 22:28

New dictionary words: Ridic, lolz :: Kristie Lu Stout shares some new additions to Oxford Dictionaries Online
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/exp-ns-new-oxford-words.cnn?eref�ition

After Concorde: Supersonic race :: The dream of supersonic flight is still alive, with plane manufacturers racing to launch their own faster-than-sound jets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/tech/innovation/beyond-concorde-supersonic-flight/index.html?eref�ition

No loss from no-output coal block allocations: govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lAqkKeODfMw/india-coalgate-chidambaram-cag-idINDEE87N05H20120824

What happens when someone goes missing? :: Vital clues may be found in the first few hours after someone disappears. But how do police decide which cases to prioritise?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

DJ Tiesto: Making the world dance :: Superstar DJ Tiesto tells CNN's Anna Coren the secret behind his global success.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/24/talk-asia-dj-tiesto-dance.cnn?eref�ition

Rape: Have we lost touch with reality? :: Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic caused outrage with their remarks on rape. How did they get it so wrong?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/opinion/akin-galloway-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Breivik found sane, sentenced to 21 years - Sydney Morning Herald :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhfJMdKZjKU0E690oYiFn7rXGYpg&url=http://www.smh.com.au/world/breivik-found-sane-sentenced-to-21-years-20120824-24ro6.html

Review into English exam grades :: The Welsh government is launching a review into performance in English language in this year's GCSEs.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19365453#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this the world's lowest voice? :: Tim Storms boasts a vocal range of 10 octaves and his lowest note is so deep it can only be heard by elephants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/23/mclaughlin-worlds-lowest-voice.cnn?eref�ition

Recession less deep than thought :: The UK economy shrank by 0.5% between April and June, less than previously thought, revised official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19366621#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

200000 Syrian refugees have fled to neighbouring countries - Telegraph.co.uk :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhvFju7ZxR4ObMD76cJ-n_sgkJPw&url=http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/syria/9496880/200000-Syrian-refugees-have-fled-to-neighbouring-countries.html

Measles cases 'almost double' :: There have been almost twice the number of measles cases in England and Wales in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19369365#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Murdoch's Sun defies royals, prints naked Harry pics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_bCKOi1t0dA/britain-prince-harry-pics-sun-idINDEE87N07X20120824

SC relief for Chidambaram in 2G telecom case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nILnbdLOwgo/chidambaram-india-2g-case-supreme-court-idINDEE87N02L20120824

Paralympic stars on fast track :: In the run-up to the Paralympic Games, Eurostar is priming its services for the continent's elite disabled athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/eurostar-paralympics/index.html?eref�ition

'Sleeping beauties' seek fairytale love :: Potential princes line up to kiss models in an art exhibition. But as Fionnuala Sweeney reports, there's a big catch.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/pkg-sweeney-sleeping-beauties.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carried by soldiers, no score-keepers at 1960 Paralympics :: Britain's first gold medallist at the 1960 Paralympics, Margaret Maughan, tells the BBC's Peter White about her experience of the Games, a rudimentary affair symptomatic of attitudes in the 1950s and 1960s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19366834#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caught in China's security Web :: A group representing international companies in China has warned members that police in Beijing, Hebei and Shandong have required international firms to purchase Internet monitoring devices or risk having their connections cut.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/china-foreign-companies-internet/index.html?eref�ition

Test predicts hair and eye colour :: Scientists have developed a forensic test that can predict both the hair and eye colour of a possible suspect using DNA left at a crime scene.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19369028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.'s lunchbox fascination :: Do you remember your favorite school lunchbox? It may have featured an image of your favorite cartoon character, band, movie or TV show. (Mine was a 1978 "Muppet Show" lunchbox with a Kermit the Frog thermos inside it.)
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/living/american-lunch-box-history-museum/index.html?eref�ition

Dress to impress: Venus' style revival :: Confidence -- on the court and off it, Venus Williams is finding her mojo again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/sport/tennis/williams-venus-serena-tennis/index.html?eref�ition

Eiffel Tower valued at $546 billion :: CNN's Phil Han takes a look at Europe's most valuable landmarks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/ctw-pkg-han-europes-monuments.cnn?eref�ition

Sunni cleric shot dead in Lebanon :: Three people, including a Sunni cleric, have been killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli amid new sectarian clashes fuelled by the conflict in Syria.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19366256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The homeowners who cannot move home :: The homeowners who cannot move home
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19372268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

File-sharer told to pay $675,000 :: Joel Tenenbaum loses his retrial request in his fight against copyright infringement charges brought by US record labels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370862#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rail petition backers top 100,000 :: A petition urging ministers to reconsider changing the operator of the West Coast Mainline rail service attracts more than 100,000 signatures and could now be debated in Parliament.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19366438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Super Hi-Vision 8K TV approved :: A new television format offering pictures with 16 times the resolution of HD broadcasts is approved.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370582#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Pop-up' idea in cause of tsunami :: Researchers propose a mechanism that may cause the largest tsunami - a "popping up" of wedges of sediment, even from comparatively small earthquakes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19366314#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

25-Aug-2012 22:28 Apple

Apple wins $1bn damages from Samsung - Channel 4 News :: http://www.channel4.com/news/apple-wins-1bn-damages-from-samsung

Apple Wins Big in Patent Case :: A federal jury found that Samsung mobile devices infringed six of Apple's patents and awarded $1.05 billion in damages. The jury also found that Apple didn't infringe any of Samsung's patents.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358404577609810658082898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Appeal May Take Several Tacks :: Patent lawyers laid out several avenues of appeal that Samsung could pursue following its loss in a high-stakes patent battle with Apple over the design and function of smartphones and other devices.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610182330435856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

After Verdict, Prepare for the 'Apple Tax' :: Prices for many mobile devices could get more expensive in the short term, while giving even more market power to Apple. But over time technology competitors will likely adapt to the Samsung verdict, changing their products and engineering.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444270404577610013613551038.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Report: Apple Holding Separate iPhone 5, iPad Mini Events - PC Magazine :: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2408915,00.asp

Jury Awards $1 Billion to Apple in Samsung Patent Case :: The jury found that Samsung infringed upon a series of Apple patents on mobile devices, in a closely watched court case that could have broad implications for the industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/25/technology/jury-reaches-decision-in-apple-samsung-patent-trial.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Gives Apple $1B+ :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�cd129ba6faf0cceef36e27ae98e107

Analysis: Sweeping Apple win, but Samsung set for bounce-back :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lm2svLyq4HY/us-apple-samsung-impact-idUSBRE87O02I20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung in landmark patent case :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rvjBNl9nomw/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung, awarded over $1 billion damages :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ew5mdXU43h8/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120824


Apple

25-Aug-2012 21:28

New dictionary words: Ridic, lolz :: Kristie Lu Stout shares some new additions to Oxford Dictionaries Online
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/exp-ns-new-oxford-words.cnn?eref�ition

After Concorde: Supersonic race :: The dream of supersonic flight is still alive, with plane manufacturers racing to launch their own faster-than-sound jets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/tech/innovation/beyond-concorde-supersonic-flight/index.html?eref�ition

No loss from no-output coal block allocations: govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lAqkKeODfMw/india-coalgate-chidambaram-cag-idINDEE87N05H20120824

What happens when someone goes missing? :: Vital clues may be found in the first few hours after someone disappears. But how do police decide which cases to prioritise?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

DJ Tiesto: Making the world dance :: Superstar DJ Tiesto tells CNN's Anna Coren the secret behind his global success.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/24/talk-asia-dj-tiesto-dance.cnn?eref�ition

Rape: Have we lost touch with reality? :: Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic caused outrage with their remarks on rape. How did they get it so wrong?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/opinion/akin-galloway-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Breivik found sane, sentenced to 21 years - Sydney Morning Herald :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhfJMdKZjKU0E690oYiFn7rXGYpg&url=http://www.smh.com.au/world/breivik-found-sane-sentenced-to-21-years-20120824-24ro6.html

Review into English exam grades :: The Welsh government is launching a review into performance in English language in this year's GCSEs.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19365453#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this the world's lowest voice? :: Tim Storms boasts a vocal range of 10 octaves and his lowest note is so deep it can only be heard by elephants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/23/mclaughlin-worlds-lowest-voice.cnn?eref�ition

Recession less deep than thought :: The UK economy shrank by 0.5% between April and June, less than previously thought, revised official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19366621#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Measles cases 'almost double' :: There have been almost twice the number of measles cases in England and Wales in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19369365#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Murdoch's Sun defies royals, prints naked Harry pics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_bCKOi1t0dA/britain-prince-harry-pics-sun-idINDEE87N07X20120824

SC relief for Chidambaram in 2G telecom case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nILnbdLOwgo/chidambaram-india-2g-case-supreme-court-idINDEE87N02L20120824

Paralympic stars on fast track :: In the run-up to the Paralympic Games, Eurostar is priming its services for the continent's elite disabled athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/eurostar-paralympics/index.html?eref�ition

'Sleeping beauties' seek fairytale love :: Potential princes line up to kiss models in an art exhibition. But as Fionnuala Sweeney reports, there's a big catch.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/pkg-sweeney-sleeping-beauties.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carried by soldiers, no score-keepers at 1960 Paralympics :: Britain's first gold medallist at the 1960 Paralympics, Margaret Maughan, tells the BBC's Peter White about her experience of the Games, a rudimentary affair symptomatic of attitudes in the 1950s and 1960s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19366834#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caught in China's security Web :: A group representing international companies in China has warned members that police in Beijing, Hebei and Shandong have required international firms to purchase Internet monitoring devices or risk having their connections cut.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/china-foreign-companies-internet/index.html?eref�ition

Tory calls for Nadir money return :: Former Conservative treasurer Lord McAlpine calls for the return of donations that were made to the party from jailed Asil Nadir's Polly Peck company.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19364753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Test predicts hair and eye colour :: Scientists have developed a forensic test that can predict both the hair and eye colour of a possible suspect using DNA left at a crime scene.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19369028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.'s lunchbox fascination :: Do you remember your favorite school lunchbox? It may have featured an image of your favorite cartoon character, band, movie or TV show. (Mine was a 1978 "Muppet Show" lunchbox with a Kermit the Frog thermos inside it.)
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/living/american-lunch-box-history-museum/index.html?eref�ition

Dress to impress: Venus' style revival :: Confidence -- on the court and off it, Venus Williams is finding her mojo again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/sport/tennis/williams-venus-serena-tennis/index.html?eref�ition

Eiffel Tower valued at $546 billion :: CNN's Phil Han takes a look at Europe's most valuable landmarks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/ctw-pkg-han-europes-monuments.cnn?eref�ition

Sunni cleric shot dead in Lebanon :: Three people, including a Sunni cleric, have been killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli amid new sectarian clashes fuelled by the conflict in Syria.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19366256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The homeowners who cannot move home :: The homeowners who cannot move home
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19372268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

File-sharer told to pay $675,000 :: Joel Tenenbaum loses his retrial request in his fight against copyright infringement charges brought by US record labels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370862#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UN-Iran nuclear talks break up without agreement - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE4euqtxjhAPXKZJITCk1eNv5NoWw&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/24/nuclear-iran-end-idUSV9E8H800Y20120824

Indian gold imports under threat from price rally :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ExqpVpI9SDg/gold-prices-india-wrap-idINDEE87N0EM20120824

Rail petition backers top 100,000 :: A petition urging ministers to reconsider changing the operator of the West Coast Mainline rail service attracts more than 100,000 signatures and could now be debated in Parliament.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19366438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

25-Aug-2012 21:28 Apple

Apple Wins Big in Patent Case :: A federal jury found that Samsung mobile devices infringed six of Apple's patents and awarded $1.05 billion in damages. The jury also found that Apple didn't infringe any of Samsung's patents.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358404577609810658082898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Appeal May Take Several Tacks :: Patent lawyers laid out several avenues of appeal that Samsung could pursue following its loss in a high-stakes patent battle with Apple over the design and function of smartphones and other devices.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610182330435856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

After Verdict, Prepare for the 'Apple Tax' :: Prices for many mobile devices could get more expensive in the short term, while giving even more market power to Apple. But over time technology competitors will likely adapt to the Samsung verdict, changing their products and engineering.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444270404577610013613551038.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Report: Apple Holding Separate iPhone 5, iPad Mini Events - PC Magazine :: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2408915,00.asp

Jury Awards $1 Billion to Apple in Samsung Patent Case :: The jury found that Samsung infringed upon a series of Apple patents on mobile devices, in a closely watched court case that could have broad implications for the industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/25/technology/jury-reaches-decision-in-apple-samsung-patent-trial.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple's Victory Sends Fear Through Android Ecosystem :: Apple's s decisive court victory further cements the company's dominance of the wireless industry and could accelerate the push by a variety of players to popularize a third alternative to the iPhone and to Google's Android ecosystem.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610012314155098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Gives Apple $1B+ :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�cd129ba6faf0cceef36e27ae98e107

Analysis: Sweeping Apple win, but Samsung set for bounce-back :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lm2svLyq4HY/us-apple-samsung-impact-idUSBRE87O02I20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung in landmark patent case :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rvjBNl9nomw/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung, awarded over $1 billion damages :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ew5mdXU43h8/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120824


Apple

25-Aug-2012 20:27

New dictionary words: Ridic, lolz :: Kristie Lu Stout shares some new additions to Oxford Dictionaries Online
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/exp-ns-new-oxford-words.cnn?eref�ition

After Concorde: Supersonic race :: The dream of supersonic flight is still alive, with plane manufacturers racing to launch their own faster-than-sound jets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/tech/innovation/beyond-concorde-supersonic-flight/index.html?eref�ition

No loss from no-output coal block allocations: govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lAqkKeODfMw/india-coalgate-chidambaram-cag-idINDEE87N05H20120824

What happens when someone goes missing? :: Vital clues may be found in the first few hours after someone disappears. But how do police decide which cases to prioritise?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

DJ Tiesto: Making the world dance :: Superstar DJ Tiesto tells CNN's Anna Coren the secret behind his global success.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/24/talk-asia-dj-tiesto-dance.cnn?eref�ition

Rape: Have we lost touch with reality? :: Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic caused outrage with their remarks on rape. How did they get it so wrong?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/opinion/akin-galloway-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Breivik found sane, sentenced to 21 years - Sydney Morning Herald :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhfJMdKZjKU0E690oYiFn7rXGYpg&url=http://www.smh.com.au/world/breivik-found-sane-sentenced-to-21-years-20120824-24ro6.html

Review into English exam grades :: The Welsh government is launching a review into performance in English language in this year's GCSEs.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19365453#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this the world's lowest voice? :: Tim Storms boasts a vocal range of 10 octaves and his lowest note is so deep it can only be heard by elephants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/23/mclaughlin-worlds-lowest-voice.cnn?eref�ition

Recession less deep than thought :: The UK economy shrank by 0.5% between April and June, less than previously thought, revised official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19366621#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Measles cases 'almost double' :: There have been almost twice the number of measles cases in England and Wales in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19369365#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Murdoch's Sun defies royals, prints naked Harry pics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_bCKOi1t0dA/britain-prince-harry-pics-sun-idINDEE87N07X20120824

SC relief for Chidambaram in 2G telecom case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nILnbdLOwgo/chidambaram-india-2g-case-supreme-court-idINDEE87N02L20120824

Paralympic stars on fast track :: In the run-up to the Paralympic Games, Eurostar is priming its services for the continent's elite disabled athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/eurostar-paralympics/index.html?eref�ition

'Sleeping beauties' seek fairytale love :: Potential princes line up to kiss models in an art exhibition. But as Fionnuala Sweeney reports, there's a big catch.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/pkg-sweeney-sleeping-beauties.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carried by soldiers, no score-keepers at 1960 Paralympics :: Britain's first gold medallist at the 1960 Paralympics, Margaret Maughan, tells the BBC's Peter White about her experience of the Games, a rudimentary affair symptomatic of attitudes in the 1950s and 1960s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19366834#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caught in China's security Web :: A group representing international companies in China has warned members that police in Beijing, Hebei and Shandong have required international firms to purchase Internet monitoring devices or risk having their connections cut.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/china-foreign-companies-internet/index.html?eref�ition

Tory calls for Nadir money return :: Former Conservative treasurer Lord McAlpine calls for the return of donations that were made to the party from jailed Asil Nadir's Polly Peck company.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19364753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Test predicts hair and eye colour :: Scientists have developed a forensic test that can predict both the hair and eye colour of a possible suspect using DNA left at a crime scene.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19369028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.'s lunchbox fascination :: Do you remember your favorite school lunchbox? It may have featured an image of your favorite cartoon character, band, movie or TV show. (Mine was a 1978 "Muppet Show" lunchbox with a Kermit the Frog thermos inside it.)
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/living/american-lunch-box-history-museum/index.html?eref�ition

Dress to impress: Venus' style revival :: Confidence -- on the court and off it, Venus Williams is finding her mojo again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/sport/tennis/williams-venus-serena-tennis/index.html?eref�ition

Eiffel Tower valued at $546 billion :: CNN's Phil Han takes a look at Europe's most valuable landmarks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/ctw-pkg-han-europes-monuments.cnn?eref�ition

Sunni cleric shot dead in Lebanon :: Three people, including a Sunni cleric, have been killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli amid new sectarian clashes fuelled by the conflict in Syria.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19366256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The homeowners who cannot move home :: The homeowners who cannot move home
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19372268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

File-sharer told to pay $675,000 :: Joel Tenenbaum loses his retrial request in his fight against copyright infringement charges brought by US record labels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370862#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UN-Iran nuclear talks break up without agreement - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE4euqtxjhAPXKZJITCk1eNv5NoWw&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/24/nuclear-iran-end-idUSV9E8H800Y20120824

Indian gold imports under threat from price rally :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ExqpVpI9SDg/gold-prices-india-wrap-idINDEE87N0EM20120824

Rail petition backers top 100,000 :: A petition urging ministers to reconsider changing the operator of the West Coast Mainline rail service attracts more than 100,000 signatures and could now be debated in Parliament.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19366438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

25-Aug-2012 20:27 Apple

Apple CEO Tim Cook says chose legal action "reluctantly" - Reuters UK :: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2012/08/25/uk-apple-ceo-idUKBRE87O09P20120825

Samsung Appeal May Take Several Tacks :: Patent lawyers laid out several avenues of appeal that Samsung could pursue following its loss in a high-stakes patent battle with Apple over the design and function of smartphones and other devices.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610182330435856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

After Verdict, Prepare for the 'Apple Tax' :: Prices for many mobile devices could get more expensive in the short term, while giving even more market power to Apple. But over time technology competitors will likely adapt to the Samsung verdict, changing their products and engineering.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444270404577610013613551038.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple-Samsung Verdict Doesn't Give Microsoft the Win - PCWorld :: http://www.pcworld.com/article/261446/applesamsung_verdict_doesnt_give_microsoft_the_win.html

Jury Awards $1 Billion to Apple in Samsung Patent Case :: The jury found that Samsung infringed upon a series of Apple patents on mobile devices, in a closely watched court case that could have broad implications for the industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/25/technology/jury-reaches-decision-in-apple-samsung-patent-trial.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple's Victory Sends Fear Through Android Ecosystem :: Apple's s decisive court victory further cements the company's dominance of the wireless industry and could accelerate the push by a variety of players to popularize a third alternative to the iPhone and to Google's Android ecosystem.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610012314155098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Gives Apple $1B+ :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�cd129ba6faf0cceef36e27ae98e107

Analysis: Sweeping Apple win, but Samsung set for bounce-back :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lm2svLyq4HY/us-apple-samsung-impact-idUSBRE87O02I20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung in landmark patent case :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rvjBNl9nomw/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung, awarded over $1 billion damages :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ew5mdXU43h8/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120824


Apple

25-Aug-2012 19:26

New dictionary words: Ridic, lolz :: Kristie Lu Stout shares some new additions to Oxford Dictionaries Online
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/exp-ns-new-oxford-words.cnn?eref�ition

After Concorde: Supersonic race :: The dream of supersonic flight is still alive, with plane manufacturers racing to launch their own faster-than-sound jets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/tech/innovation/beyond-concorde-supersonic-flight/index.html?eref�ition

No loss from no-output coal block allocations: govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lAqkKeODfMw/india-coalgate-chidambaram-cag-idINDEE87N05H20120824

What happens when someone goes missing? :: Vital clues may be found in the first few hours after someone disappears. But how do police decide which cases to prioritise?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

DJ Tiesto: Making the world dance :: Superstar DJ Tiesto tells CNN's Anna Coren the secret behind his global success.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/24/talk-asia-dj-tiesto-dance.cnn?eref�ition

Rape: Have we lost touch with reality? :: Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic caused outrage with their remarks on rape. How did they get it so wrong?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/opinion/akin-galloway-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Breivik found sane, sentenced to 21 years - Sydney Morning Herald :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhfJMdKZjKU0E690oYiFn7rXGYpg&url=http://www.smh.com.au/world/breivik-found-sane-sentenced-to-21-years-20120824-24ro6.html

Review into English exam grades :: The Welsh government is launching a review into performance in English language in this year's GCSEs.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19365453#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this the world's lowest voice? :: Tim Storms boasts a vocal range of 10 octaves and his lowest note is so deep it can only be heard by elephants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/23/mclaughlin-worlds-lowest-voice.cnn?eref�ition

Recession less deep than thought :: The UK economy shrank by 0.5% between April and June, less than previously thought, revised official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19366621#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Measles cases 'almost double' :: There have been almost twice the number of measles cases in England and Wales in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19369365#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Murdoch's Sun defies royals, prints naked Harry pics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_bCKOi1t0dA/britain-prince-harry-pics-sun-idINDEE87N07X20120824

SC relief for Chidambaram in 2G telecom case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nILnbdLOwgo/chidambaram-india-2g-case-supreme-court-idINDEE87N02L20120824

Paralympic stars on fast track :: In the run-up to the Paralympic Games, Eurostar is priming its services for the continent's elite disabled athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/eurostar-paralympics/index.html?eref�ition

'Sleeping beauties' seek fairytale love :: Potential princes line up to kiss models in an art exhibition. But as Fionnuala Sweeney reports, there's a big catch.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/pkg-sweeney-sleeping-beauties.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carried by soldiers, no score-keepers at 1960 Paralympics :: Britain's first gold medallist at the 1960 Paralympics, Margaret Maughan, tells the BBC's Peter White about her experience of the Games, a rudimentary affair symptomatic of attitudes in the 1950s and 1960s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19366834#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caught in China's security Web :: A group representing international companies in China has warned members that police in Beijing, Hebei and Shandong have required international firms to purchase Internet monitoring devices or risk having their connections cut.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/china-foreign-companies-internet/index.html?eref�ition

Tory calls for Nadir money return :: Former Conservative treasurer Lord McAlpine calls for the return of donations that were made to the party from jailed Asil Nadir's Polly Peck company.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19364753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Test predicts hair and eye colour :: Scientists have developed a forensic test that can predict both the hair and eye colour of a possible suspect using DNA left at a crime scene.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19369028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.'s lunchbox fascination :: Do you remember your favorite school lunchbox? It may have featured an image of your favorite cartoon character, band, movie or TV show. (Mine was a 1978 "Muppet Show" lunchbox with a Kermit the Frog thermos inside it.)
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/living/american-lunch-box-history-museum/index.html?eref�ition

Dress to impress: Venus' style revival :: Confidence -- on the court and off it, Venus Williams is finding her mojo again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/sport/tennis/williams-venus-serena-tennis/index.html?eref�ition

Eiffel Tower valued at $546 billion :: CNN's Phil Han takes a look at Europe's most valuable landmarks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/ctw-pkg-han-europes-monuments.cnn?eref�ition

Sunni cleric shot dead in Lebanon :: Three people, including a Sunni cleric, have been killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli amid new sectarian clashes fuelled by the conflict in Syria.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19366256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The homeowners who cannot move home :: The homeowners who cannot move home
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19372268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

File-sharer told to pay $675,000 :: Joel Tenenbaum loses his retrial request in his fight against copyright infringement charges brought by US record labels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370862#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UN-Iran nuclear talks break up without agreement - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE4euqtxjhAPXKZJITCk1eNv5NoWw&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/24/nuclear-iran-end-idUSV9E8H800Y20120824

Indian gold imports under threat from price rally :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ExqpVpI9SDg/gold-prices-india-wrap-idINDEE87N0EM20120824

Rail petition backers top 100,000 :: A petition urging ministers to reconsider changing the operator of the West Coast Mainline rail service attracts more than 100,000 signatures and could now be debated in Parliament.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19366438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

25-Aug-2012 19:26 Apple

Jury Awards $1 Billion to Apple in Samsung Patent Case :: The jury found that Samsung infringed upon a series of Apple patents on mobile devices, in a closely watched court case that could have broad implications for the industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/25/technology/jury-reaches-decision-in-apple-samsung-patent-trial.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple's Victory Sends Fear Through Android Ecosystem :: Apple's s decisive court victory further cements the company's dominance of the wireless industry and could accelerate the push by a variety of players to popularize a third alternative to the iPhone and to Google's Android ecosystem.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610012314155098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Appeal May Take Several Tacks :: Patent lawyers laid out several avenues of appeal that Samsung could pursue following its loss in a high-stakes patent battle with Apple over the design and function of smartphones and other devices.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610182330435856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple Wins Big in Patent Case :: A federal jury found that Samsung mobile devices infringed six of Apple's patents and awarded $1.05 billion in damages. The jury also found that Apple didn't infringe any of Samsung's patents.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358404577609810658082898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung to appeal after $1bn Apple award in US case - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19381096

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Gives Apple $1B+ :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�cd129ba6faf0cceef36e27ae98e107

Analysis: Sweeping Apple win, but Samsung set for bounce-back :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lm2svLyq4HY/us-apple-samsung-impact-idUSBRE87O02I20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung in landmark patent case :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rvjBNl9nomw/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung, awarded over $1 billion damages :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ew5mdXU43h8/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120824


Apple

25-Aug-2012 18:24

New dictionary words: Ridic, lolz :: Kristie Lu Stout shares some new additions to Oxford Dictionaries Online
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/exp-ns-new-oxford-words.cnn?eref�ition

After Concorde: Supersonic race :: The dream of supersonic flight is still alive, with plane manufacturers racing to launch their own faster-than-sound jets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/tech/innovation/beyond-concorde-supersonic-flight/index.html?eref�ition

No loss from no-output coal block allocations: govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lAqkKeODfMw/india-coalgate-chidambaram-cag-idINDEE87N05H20120824

What happens when someone goes missing? :: Vital clues may be found in the first few hours after someone disappears. But how do police decide which cases to prioritise?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

DJ Tiesto: Making the world dance :: Superstar DJ Tiesto tells CNN's Anna Coren the secret behind his global success.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/24/talk-asia-dj-tiesto-dance.cnn?eref�ition

Rape: Have we lost touch with reality? :: Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic caused outrage with their remarks on rape. How did they get it so wrong?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/opinion/akin-galloway-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Breivik found sane, sentenced to 21 years - Sydney Morning Herald :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhfJMdKZjKU0E690oYiFn7rXGYpg&url=http://www.smh.com.au/world/breivik-found-sane-sentenced-to-21-years-20120824-24ro6.html

Review into English exam grades :: The Welsh government is launching a review into performance in English language in this year's GCSEs.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19365453#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this the world's lowest voice? :: Tim Storms boasts a vocal range of 10 octaves and his lowest note is so deep it can only be heard by elephants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/23/mclaughlin-worlds-lowest-voice.cnn?eref�ition

Mursi passes law to free 'critic' :: President Mohammed Mursi passes a law to release a detained journalist, amid concern over curbs on press freedom in Egypt.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19367403#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Recession less deep than thought :: The UK economy shrank by 0.5% between April and June, less than previously thought, revised official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19366621#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Measles cases 'almost double' :: There have been almost twice the number of measles cases in England and Wales in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19369365#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Murdoch's Sun defies royals, prints naked Harry pics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_bCKOi1t0dA/britain-prince-harry-pics-sun-idINDEE87N07X20120824

SC relief for Chidambaram in 2G telecom case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nILnbdLOwgo/chidambaram-india-2g-case-supreme-court-idINDEE87N02L20120824

Paralympic stars on fast track :: In the run-up to the Paralympic Games, Eurostar is priming its services for the continent's elite disabled athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/eurostar-paralympics/index.html?eref�ition

'Sleeping beauties' seek fairytale love :: Potential princes line up to kiss models in an art exhibition. But as Fionnuala Sweeney reports, there's a big catch.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/pkg-sweeney-sleeping-beauties.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carried by soldiers, no score-keepers at 1960 Paralympics :: Britain's first gold medallist at the 1960 Paralympics, Margaret Maughan, tells the BBC's Peter White about her experience of the Games, a rudimentary affair symptomatic of attitudes in the 1950s and 1960s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19366834#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caught in China's security Web :: A group representing international companies in China has warned members that police in Beijing, Hebei and Shandong have required international firms to purchase Internet monitoring devices or risk having their connections cut.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/china-foreign-companies-internet/index.html?eref�ition

Tory calls for Nadir money return :: Former Conservative treasurer Lord McAlpine calls for the return of donations that were made to the party from jailed Asil Nadir's Polly Peck company.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19364753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Test predicts hair and eye colour :: Scientists have developed a forensic test that can predict both the hair and eye colour of a possible suspect using DNA left at a crime scene.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19369028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.'s lunchbox fascination :: Do you remember your favorite school lunchbox? It may have featured an image of your favorite cartoon character, band, movie or TV show. (Mine was a 1978 "Muppet Show" lunchbox with a Kermit the Frog thermos inside it.)
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/living/american-lunch-box-history-museum/index.html?eref�ition

Dress to impress: Venus' style revival :: Confidence -- on the court and off it, Venus Williams is finding her mojo again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/sport/tennis/williams-venus-serena-tennis/index.html?eref�ition

Eiffel Tower valued at $546 billion :: CNN's Phil Han takes a look at Europe's most valuable landmarks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/ctw-pkg-han-europes-monuments.cnn?eref�ition

Sunni cleric shot dead in Lebanon :: Three people, including a Sunni cleric, have been killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli amid new sectarian clashes fuelled by the conflict in Syria.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19366256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The homeowners who cannot move home :: The homeowners who cannot move home
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19372268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

File-sharer told to pay $675,000 :: Joel Tenenbaum loses his retrial request in his fight against copyright infringement charges brought by US record labels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370862#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UN-Iran nuclear talks break up without agreement - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE4euqtxjhAPXKZJITCk1eNv5NoWw&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/24/nuclear-iran-end-idUSV9E8H800Y20120824

Indian gold imports under threat from price rally :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ExqpVpI9SDg/gold-prices-india-wrap-idINDEE87N0EM20120824

25-Aug-2012 18:24 Apple

Apple Wins Big in Patent Case :: A federal jury found that Samsung mobile devices infringed six of Apple's patents and awarded $1.05 billion in damages. The jury also found that Apple didn't infringe any of Samsung's patents.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358404577609810658082898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Jury Awards $1 Billion to Apple in Samsung Patent Case :: The jury found that Samsung infringed upon a series of Apple patents on mobile devices, in a closely watched court case that could have broad implications for the industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/25/technology/jury-reaches-decision-in-apple-samsung-patent-trial.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple, Samsung Patent Trial: What Did We Learn? - PC Magazine :: http://www.pcmag.com/slideshow/story/301942/apple-samsung-patent-trial-what-did-we-learn

Samsung Appeal May Take Several Tacks :: Patent lawyers laid out several avenues of appeal that Samsung could pursue following its loss in a high-stakes patent battle with Apple over the design and function of smartphones and other devices.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610182330435856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

After Verdict, Prepare for the 'Apple Tax' :: Prices for many mobile devices could get more expensive in the short term, while giving even more market power to Apple. But over time technology competitors will likely adapt to the Samsung verdict, changing their products and engineering.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444270404577610013613551038.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple v. Samsung: Jury Gives Apple $1B+ :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�cd129ba6faf0cceef36e27ae98e107

Analysis: Sweeping Apple win, but Samsung set for bounce-back :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lm2svLyq4HY/us-apple-samsung-impact-idUSBRE87O02I20120825

Apple's Victory Sends Fear Through Android Ecosystem :: Apple's s decisive court victory further cements the company's dominance of the wireless industry and could accelerate the push by a variety of players to popularize a third alternative to the iPhone and to Google's Android ecosystem.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444812704577610012314155098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple triumphs over Samsung in landmark patent case :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rvjBNl9nomw/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120825

Apple triumphs over Samsung, awarded over $1 billion damages :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ew5mdXU43h8/us-apple-samsung-trial-idUSBRE87N13V20120824


Apple

25-Aug-2012 17:23

New dictionary words: Ridic, lolz :: Kristie Lu Stout shares some new additions to Oxford Dictionaries Online
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/exp-ns-new-oxford-words.cnn?eref�ition

After Concorde: Supersonic race :: The dream of supersonic flight is still alive, with plane manufacturers racing to launch their own faster-than-sound jets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/tech/innovation/beyond-concorde-supersonic-flight/index.html?eref�ition

No loss from no-output coal block allocations: govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lAqkKeODfMw/india-coalgate-chidambaram-cag-idINDEE87N05H20120824

What happens when someone goes missing? :: Vital clues may be found in the first few hours after someone disappears. But how do police decide which cases to prioritise?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

DJ Tiesto: Making the world dance :: Superstar DJ Tiesto tells CNN's Anna Coren the secret behind his global success.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/24/talk-asia-dj-tiesto-dance.cnn?eref�ition

Rape: Have we lost touch with reality? :: Politicians on both sides of the Atlantic caused outrage with their remarks on rape. How did they get it so wrong?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/opinion/akin-galloway-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Breivik found sane, sentenced to 21 years - Sydney Morning Herald :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEhfJMdKZjKU0E690oYiFn7rXGYpg&url=http://www.smh.com.au/world/breivik-found-sane-sentenced-to-21-years-20120824-24ro6.html

Review into English exam grades :: The Welsh government is launching a review into performance in English language in this year's GCSEs.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-19365453#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is this the world's lowest voice? :: Tim Storms boasts a vocal range of 10 octaves and his lowest note is so deep it can only be heard by elephants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/23/mclaughlin-worlds-lowest-voice.cnn?eref�ition

Mursi passes law to free 'critic' :: President Mohammed Mursi passes a law to release a detained journalist, amid concern over curbs on press freedom in Egypt.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19367403#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Recession less deep than thought :: The UK economy shrank by 0.5% between April and June, less than previously thought, revised official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19366621#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Measles cases 'almost double' :: There have been almost twice the number of measles cases in England and Wales in the first six months of this year compared to the same period last year, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19369365#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Murdoch's Sun defies royals, prints naked Harry pics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_bCKOi1t0dA/britain-prince-harry-pics-sun-idINDEE87N07X20120824

SC relief for Chidambaram in 2G telecom case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nILnbdLOwgo/chidambaram-india-2g-case-supreme-court-idINDEE87N02L20120824

Paralympic stars on fast track :: In the run-up to the Paralympic Games, Eurostar is priming its services for the continent's elite disabled athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/eurostar-paralympics/index.html?eref�ition

'Sleeping beauties' seek fairytale love :: Potential princes line up to kiss models in an art exhibition. But as Fionnuala Sweeney reports, there's a big catch.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/pkg-sweeney-sleeping-beauties.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carried by soldiers, no score-keepers at 1960 Paralympics :: Britain's first gold medallist at the 1960 Paralympics, Margaret Maughan, tells the BBC's Peter White about her experience of the Games, a rudimentary affair symptomatic of attitudes in the 1950s and 1960s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19366834#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caught in China's security Web :: A group representing international companies in China has warned members that police in Beijing, Hebei and Shandong have required international firms to purchase Internet monitoring devices or risk having their connections cut.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/business/china-foreign-companies-internet/index.html?eref�ition

Tory calls for Nadir money return :: Former Conservative treasurer Lord McAlpine calls for the return of donations that were made to the party from jailed Asil Nadir's Polly Peck company.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19364753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Test predicts hair and eye colour :: Scientists have developed a forensic test that can predict both the hair and eye colour of a possible suspect using DNA left at a crime scene.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19369028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.'s lunchbox fascination :: Do you remember your favorite school lunchbox? It may have featured an image of your favorite cartoon character, band, movie or TV show. (Mine was a 1978 "Muppet Show" lunchbox with a Kermit the Frog thermos inside it.)
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/23/living/american-lunch-box-history-museum/index.html?eref�ition

Dress to impress: Venus' style revival :: Confidence -- on the court and off it, Venus Williams is finding her mojo again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/sport/tennis/williams-venus-serena-tennis/index.html?eref�ition

Eiffel Tower valued at $546 billion :: CNN's Phil Han takes a look at Europe's most valuable landmarks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/23/ctw-pkg-han-europes-monuments.cnn?eref�ition

Sunni cleric shot dead in Lebanon :: Three people, including a Sunni cleric, have been killed in the Lebanese city of Tripoli amid new sectarian clashes fuelled by the conflict in Syria.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19366256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The homeowners who cannot move home :: The homeowners who cannot move home
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19372268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

File-sharer told to pay $675,000 :: Joel Tenenbaum loses his retrial request in his fight against copyright infringement charges brought by US record labels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19370862#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UN-Iran nuclear talks break up without agreement - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE4euqtxjhAPXKZJITCk1eNv5NoWw&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/24/nuclear-iran-end-idUSV9E8H800Y20120824

Indian gold imports under threat from price rally :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ExqpVpI9SDg/gold-prices-india-wrap-idINDEE87N0EM20120824