Thursday, September 20, 2012

20-Sep-2012 23:44

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

Smartphones for superhumans :: Both men lit themselves on fire in protest. But only one of them is credited with starting a revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/our-mobile-society-intro-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

The Scot who shot the American Civil War :: President to prisoners by Alexander Gardner
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/0/19465391

Watching TV in a two-screen world :: The next time you pause to watch TV -- anything from the morning news to a prime time drama -- try an experiment: Watch the show in its entirety without interacting with another device.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/15/showbiz/tv/second-screen-tv-our-mobile-society/index.html?eref�ition

Handheld device that saves lives :: I have been fortunate to have lived and experienced two worlds: My childhood in India -- which in many parts is a world of poverty, infrastructure problems, and a paucity of qualified health-care personnel, a world of many preventable deaths.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/16/opinion/ingawale-ted-health-care/index.html?eref�ition

The choreography of an Apple event :: When Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Wednesday in San Francisco, presumably to introduce the world to the iPhone 5, everyone knows what's going to happen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/innovation/apple-event-choreography/index.html?eref�ition

How mobile phones changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market, according to statistics by the Nigerian Communications Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/africa/mobile-phones-change-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Cellphones target poverty in India :: In Juanga, India, a village of less than 3,000 inhabitants, the adults typically work as farmers on small plots of land earning less than $2 a day. They live in extended families in two or three roomed bamboo thatched mud huts, surviving on rice and dahl.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile-india-mpowering/index.html?eref�ition

Smartphones for the 'SuperStupid'? :: On Monday, I wrote a story arguing that smartphones have the potential to make us "superhuman." Commenters on the article sure didn't like that phrasing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile/smartphones-superstupid/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 17 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 17 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19621659#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

20-Sep-2012 23:44 Apple

Not Ready for iPhone 5? Upgrade Has Tricks :: The good news for current iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users is that they'll get many of the 200 new features in Apple's update for mobile software, iOS 6.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444450004578004330637758200.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple stumbles in delivering web services - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/779b5d40-0340-11e2-bad2-00144feabdc0.html

Fiona Apple Arrested for Hash Possession: Report - People Magazine :: http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,20631711,00.html

CORRECTED-Apple's home-grown Maps leaves users lost - Reuters :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/09/20/apple-maps-backlash-idINL1E8KKC8L20120920

Apple seeking bigger share with iPhone 5 - MarketWatch :: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/apple-seeking-bigger-share-with-iphone-5-2012-09-20-1710307

Apple Maps service loses train stations, shrinks tower and creates new airport - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/sep/20/apple-maps-ios6-station-tower?newsfeed%3Dtrue

Samsung to add iPhone 5 to U.S. lawsuits vs Apple :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/y88SCc7Cbgk/us-samsung-apple-idUSBRE88J0H520120920

Apple iOS 6 Leaves Out Google's Mapping Data :: Early reviewers criticized the new Apple Maps app, saying it botched simple searches and did not come with information about public transportation.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/technology/apple-ios-6-leaves-out-googles-maps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Samsung Expects to Sue Over iPhone 5 :: Samsung Electronics said it anticipates adding the iPhone 5 to a U.S. patent-infringement lawsuit against Apple scheduled to go to trial in 2014..
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578007862126166322.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

State of the Art: Apple's iPhone 5 Scores Well, With a Quibble - Review :: Apple has upgraded nearly every feature on the iPhone 5, but there's a problem with universal compatibility.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/technology/personaltech/apples-iphone-5-scores-well-with-a-quibble-review.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Apple

20-Sep-2012 22:43

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

Smartphones for superhumans :: Both men lit themselves on fire in protest. But only one of them is credited with starting a revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/our-mobile-society-intro-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

The Scot who shot the American Civil War :: President to prisoners by Alexander Gardner
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/0/19465391

Watching TV in a two-screen world :: The next time you pause to watch TV -- anything from the morning news to a prime time drama -- try an experiment: Watch the show in its entirety without interacting with another device.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/15/showbiz/tv/second-screen-tv-our-mobile-society/index.html?eref�ition

Handheld device that saves lives :: I have been fortunate to have lived and experienced two worlds: My childhood in India -- which in many parts is a world of poverty, infrastructure problems, and a paucity of qualified health-care personnel, a world of many preventable deaths.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/16/opinion/ingawale-ted-health-care/index.html?eref�ition

The choreography of an Apple event :: When Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Wednesday in San Francisco, presumably to introduce the world to the iPhone 5, everyone knows what's going to happen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/innovation/apple-event-choreography/index.html?eref�ition

How mobile phones changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market, according to statistics by the Nigerian Communications Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/africa/mobile-phones-change-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Cellphones target poverty in India :: In Juanga, India, a village of less than 3,000 inhabitants, the adults typically work as farmers on small plots of land earning less than $2 a day. They live in extended families in two or three roomed bamboo thatched mud huts, surviving on rice and dahl.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile-india-mpowering/index.html?eref�ition

Smartphones for the 'SuperStupid'? :: On Monday, I wrote a story arguing that smartphones have the potential to make us "superhuman." Commenters on the article sure didn't like that phrasing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile/smartphones-superstupid/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 17 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 17 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19621659#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

20-Sep-2012 22:43 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Let Them Eat Crab Cake :: It's rich. Mitt Romney thinks poor folks are on Easy Street.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/opinion/dowd-let-them-eat-crab-cake.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Gifted Students Deserve More Opportunities :: Public education's neglect of high-ability students imperils the country's future supply of scientists, inventors and entrepreneurs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/opinion/gifted-students-deserve-more-opportunities.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Thurston Howell Romney :: Did you hear about Mitt Romney's comments from a fund-raiser earlier this year? They seemed to suggest that Romney doesn't understand America.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/18/opinion/brooks-thurston-howell-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Mitt's Snake-Bit Season :: Could it get any worse for Mitt Romney and the Republicans? Just when you think not, it does!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/collins-mitts-snake-bite-season.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Low-Paid Women Want Predictable Hours and Steady Pay :: The flawed incentives that guide businesses' employment practices hurt women at both ends of the labor market.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/low-paid-women-want-predictable-hours-and-steady-pay.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. Jesus Christ? :: Does a new discovery of an ancient papyrus mean that Jesus was married? Probably not.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/mr-and-mrs-jesus-christ.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

20-Sep-2012 21:42

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

Smartphones for superhumans :: Both men lit themselves on fire in protest. But only one of them is credited with starting a revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/our-mobile-society-intro-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

The Scot who shot the American Civil War :: President to prisoners by Alexander Gardner
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/0/19465391

Watching TV in a two-screen world :: The next time you pause to watch TV -- anything from the morning news to a prime time drama -- try an experiment: Watch the show in its entirety without interacting with another device.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/15/showbiz/tv/second-screen-tv-our-mobile-society/index.html?eref�ition

Handheld device that saves lives :: I have been fortunate to have lived and experienced two worlds: My childhood in India -- which in many parts is a world of poverty, infrastructure problems, and a paucity of qualified health-care personnel, a world of many preventable deaths.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/16/opinion/ingawale-ted-health-care/index.html?eref�ition

The choreography of an Apple event :: When Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Wednesday in San Francisco, presumably to introduce the world to the iPhone 5, everyone knows what's going to happen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/innovation/apple-event-choreography/index.html?eref�ition

How mobile phones changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market, according to statistics by the Nigerian Communications Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/africa/mobile-phones-change-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Cellphones target poverty in India :: In Juanga, India, a village of less than 3,000 inhabitants, the adults typically work as farmers on small plots of land earning less than $2 a day. They live in extended families in two or three roomed bamboo thatched mud huts, surviving on rice and dahl.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile-india-mpowering/index.html?eref�ition

Smartphones for the 'SuperStupid'? :: On Monday, I wrote a story arguing that smartphones have the potential to make us "superhuman." Commenters on the article sure didn't like that phrasing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile/smartphones-superstupid/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 17 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 17 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19621659#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

20-Sep-2012 21:42 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Let Them Eat Crab Cake :: It's rich. Mitt Romney thinks poor folks are on Easy Street.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/opinion/dowd-let-them-eat-crab-cake.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Gifted Students Deserve More Opportunities :: Public education's neglect of high-ability students imperils the country's future supply of scientists, inventors and entrepreneurs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/opinion/gifted-students-deserve-more-opportunities.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Thurston Howell Romney :: Did you hear about Mitt Romney's comments from a fund-raiser earlier this year? They seemed to suggest that Romney doesn't understand America.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/18/opinion/brooks-thurston-howell-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. Jesus Christ? :: Does a new discovery of an ancient papyrus mean that Jesus was married? Probably not.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/mr-and-mrs-jesus-christ.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Low-Paid Women Want Predictable Hours and Steady Pay :: The flawed incentives that guide businesses' employment practices hurt women at both ends of the labor market.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/low-paid-women-want-predictable-hours-and-steady-pay.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It Takes One to Know One :: Extremism in opinions is one thing. But the Republican Party is becoming extremist in its facts.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/kristof-it-takes-one-to-know-one.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Mitt's Snake-Bit Season :: Could it get any worse for Mitt Romney and the Republicans? Just when you think not, it does!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/collins-mitts-snake-bite-season.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

20-Sep-2012 20:41

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

Smartphones for superhumans :: Both men lit themselves on fire in protest. But only one of them is credited with starting a revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/our-mobile-society-intro-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

The Scot who shot the American Civil War :: President to prisoners by Alexander Gardner
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/0/19465391

Watching TV in a two-screen world :: The next time you pause to watch TV -- anything from the morning news to a prime time drama -- try an experiment: Watch the show in its entirety without interacting with another device.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/15/showbiz/tv/second-screen-tv-our-mobile-society/index.html?eref�ition

Handheld device that saves lives :: I have been fortunate to have lived and experienced two worlds: My childhood in India -- which in many parts is a world of poverty, infrastructure problems, and a paucity of qualified health-care personnel, a world of many preventable deaths.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/16/opinion/ingawale-ted-health-care/index.html?eref�ition

The choreography of an Apple event :: When Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Wednesday in San Francisco, presumably to introduce the world to the iPhone 5, everyone knows what's going to happen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/innovation/apple-event-choreography/index.html?eref�ition

How mobile phones changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market, according to statistics by the Nigerian Communications Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/africa/mobile-phones-change-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Cellphones target poverty in India :: In Juanga, India, a village of less than 3,000 inhabitants, the adults typically work as farmers on small plots of land earning less than $2 a day. They live in extended families in two or three roomed bamboo thatched mud huts, surviving on rice and dahl.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile-india-mpowering/index.html?eref�ition

Smartphones for the 'SuperStupid'? :: On Monday, I wrote a story arguing that smartphones have the potential to make us "superhuman." Commenters on the article sure didn't like that phrasing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile/smartphones-superstupid/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 17 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 17 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19621659#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

20-Sep-2012 20:41 iPhone

Not Ready for iPhone 5? Upgrade Has Tricks :: The good news for current iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users is that they'll get many of the 200 new features in Apple's update for mobile software, iOS 6.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444450004578004330637758200.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung may add iPhone 5 to patent claims against Apple - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-samsung-apple-iphone-5-lawsuit-20120920,0,1796814.story

Five Tips to Optimize Your Applications for iPhone 5 and iOS 6 - MarketWatch (press release) :: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/five-tips-to-optimize-your-applications-for-iphone-5-and-ios-6-2012-09-20

Crowds Gather at Apple Stores for iPhone 5 Launch - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578008210680421002.html

Maps app outcry overshadows iPhone 5 launch - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/f4d7f05c-032c-11e2-a484-00144feabdc0.html

Samsung to add iPhone 5 to U.S. lawsuits vs Apple :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/y88SCc7Cbgk/us-samsung-apple-idUSBRE88J0H520120920

Samsung to add iPhone 5 to Apple lawsuits - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/technology/BusinessComputing-Updates/Samsung-to-add-iPhone-5-to-Apple-lawsuits/SP-Article1-933060.aspx

Samsung Expects to Sue Over iPhone 5 :: Samsung Electronics said it anticipates adding the iPhone 5 to a U.S. patent-infringement lawsuit against Apple scheduled to go to trial in 2014..
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578007862126166322.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

State of the Art: Apple's iPhone 5 Scores Well, With a Quibble - Review :: Apple has upgraded nearly every feature on the iPhone 5, but there's a problem with universal compatibility.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/technology/personaltech/apples-iphone-5-scores-well-with-a-quibble-review.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


iPhone

20-Sep-2012 19:40

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

Smartphones for superhumans :: Both men lit themselves on fire in protest. But only one of them is credited with starting a revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/our-mobile-society-intro-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

The Scot who shot the American Civil War :: President to prisoners by Alexander Gardner
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/0/19465391

Watching TV in a two-screen world :: The next time you pause to watch TV -- anything from the morning news to a prime time drama -- try an experiment: Watch the show in its entirety without interacting with another device.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/15/showbiz/tv/second-screen-tv-our-mobile-society/index.html?eref�ition

Handheld device that saves lives :: I have been fortunate to have lived and experienced two worlds: My childhood in India -- which in many parts is a world of poverty, infrastructure problems, and a paucity of qualified health-care personnel, a world of many preventable deaths.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/16/opinion/ingawale-ted-health-care/index.html?eref�ition

The choreography of an Apple event :: When Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Wednesday in San Francisco, presumably to introduce the world to the iPhone 5, everyone knows what's going to happen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/innovation/apple-event-choreography/index.html?eref�ition

How mobile phones changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market, according to statistics by the Nigerian Communications Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/africa/mobile-phones-change-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Cellphones target poverty in India :: In Juanga, India, a village of less than 3,000 inhabitants, the adults typically work as farmers on small plots of land earning less than $2 a day. They live in extended families in two or three roomed bamboo thatched mud huts, surviving on rice and dahl.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile-india-mpowering/index.html?eref�ition

Smartphones for the 'SuperStupid'? :: On Monday, I wrote a story arguing that smartphones have the potential to make us "superhuman." Commenters on the article sure didn't like that phrasing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile/smartphones-superstupid/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 17 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 17 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19621659#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

20-Sep-2012 19:40 Apple

Not Ready for iPhone 5? Upgrade Has Tricks :: The good news for current iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users is that they'll get many of the 200 new features in Apple's update for mobile software, iOS 6.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444450004578004330637758200.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Users collect images of Apple map fails - Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/incoming/backlash-users-collect-images-of-apple-map-fails/article4556763/

Opportunity Knocks at The Apple Store - Forbes :: http://www.forbes.com/sites/peterhimler/2012/09/20/opportunity-knocks-at-the-apple-store/

Apple iPhone 5 adds fuel to Samsung patent war - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/business/Apple%2BiPhone%2Badds%2Bfuel%2BSamsung%2Bpatent/7273047/story.html

Samsung expects to sue Apple over the iPhone 5 - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2012/09/20/samsung-expects-to-sue-apple-over-iphone-5/

Apple iOS 6 Leaves Out Google's Mapping Data :: Early reviewers criticized the new Apple Maps app, saying it botched simple searches and did not come with information about public transportation.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/technology/apple-ios-6-leaves-out-googles-maps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Samsung Expects to Sue Over iPhone 5 :: Samsung Electronics said it anticipates adding the iPhone 5 to a U.S. patent-infringement lawsuit against Apple scheduled to go to trial in 2014..
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578007862126166322.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung to add iPhone 5 to U.S. lawsuits vs Apple :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/y88SCc7Cbgk/us-samsung-apple-idUSBRE88J0H520120920

State of the Art: Apple's iPhone 5 Scores Well, With a Quibble - Review :: Apple has upgraded nearly every feature on the iPhone 5, but there's a problem with universal compatibility.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/technology/personaltech/apples-iphone-5-scores-well-with-a-quibble-review.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Apple

20-Sep-2012 18:39

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

Smartphones for superhumans :: Both men lit themselves on fire in protest. But only one of them is credited with starting a revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/our-mobile-society-intro-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

The Scot who shot the American Civil War :: President to prisoners by Alexander Gardner
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/0/19465391

Watching TV in a two-screen world :: The next time you pause to watch TV -- anything from the morning news to a prime time drama -- try an experiment: Watch the show in its entirety without interacting with another device.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/15/showbiz/tv/second-screen-tv-our-mobile-society/index.html?eref�ition

Handheld device that saves lives :: I have been fortunate to have lived and experienced two worlds: My childhood in India -- which in many parts is a world of poverty, infrastructure problems, and a paucity of qualified health-care personnel, a world of many preventable deaths.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/16/opinion/ingawale-ted-health-care/index.html?eref�ition

The choreography of an Apple event :: When Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Wednesday in San Francisco, presumably to introduce the world to the iPhone 5, everyone knows what's going to happen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/innovation/apple-event-choreography/index.html?eref�ition

How mobile phones changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market, according to statistics by the Nigerian Communications Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/africa/mobile-phones-change-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Cellphones target poverty in India :: In Juanga, India, a village of less than 3,000 inhabitants, the adults typically work as farmers on small plots of land earning less than $2 a day. They live in extended families in two or three roomed bamboo thatched mud huts, surviving on rice and dahl.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile-india-mpowering/index.html?eref�ition

Smartphones for the 'SuperStupid'? :: On Monday, I wrote a story arguing that smartphones have the potential to make us "superhuman." Commenters on the article sure didn't like that phrasing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile/smartphones-superstupid/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 17 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 17 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19621659#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

20-Sep-2012 18:39 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Let Them Eat Crab Cake :: It's rich. Mitt Romney thinks poor folks are on Easy Street.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/opinion/dowd-let-them-eat-crab-cake.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Gifted Students Deserve More Opportunities :: Public education's neglect of high-ability students imperils the country's future supply of scientists, inventors and entrepreneurs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/opinion/gifted-students-deserve-more-opportunities.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Thurston Howell Romney :: Did you hear about Mitt Romney's comments from a fund-raiser earlier this year? They seemed to suggest that Romney doesn't understand America.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/18/opinion/brooks-thurston-howell-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It Takes One to Know One :: Extremism in opinions is one thing. But the Republican Party is becoming extremist in its facts.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/kristof-it-takes-one-to-know-one.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. Jesus Christ? :: Does a new discovery of an ancient papyrus mean that Jesus was married? Probably not.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/mr-and-mrs-jesus-christ.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Low-Paid Women Want Predictable Hours and Steady Pay :: The flawed incentives that guide businesses' employment practices hurt women at both ends of the labor market.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/low-paid-women-want-predictable-hours-and-steady-pay.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Mitt's Snake-Bit Season :: Could it get any worse for Mitt Romney and the Republicans? Just when you think not, it does!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/20/opinion/collins-mitts-snake-bite-season.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

20-Sep-2012 17:38

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

Smartphones for superhumans :: Both men lit themselves on fire in protest. But only one of them is credited with starting a revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/our-mobile-society-intro-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

The Scot who shot the American Civil War :: President to prisoners by Alexander Gardner
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/0/19465391

Watching TV in a two-screen world :: The next time you pause to watch TV -- anything from the morning news to a prime time drama -- try an experiment: Watch the show in its entirety without interacting with another device.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/15/showbiz/tv/second-screen-tv-our-mobile-society/index.html?eref�ition

Handheld device that saves lives :: I have been fortunate to have lived and experienced two worlds: My childhood in India -- which in many parts is a world of poverty, infrastructure problems, and a paucity of qualified health-care personnel, a world of many preventable deaths.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/16/opinion/ingawale-ted-health-care/index.html?eref�ition

The choreography of an Apple event :: When Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Wednesday in San Francisco, presumably to introduce the world to the iPhone 5, everyone knows what's going to happen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/innovation/apple-event-choreography/index.html?eref�ition

How mobile phones changed Africa :: A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines in Nigeria, mostly landlines run by the state-owned telecoms behemoth, NITEL. Today NITEL is dead, and Nigeria has close to 100 million mobile phone lines, making it Africa's largest telecoms market, according to statistics by the Nigerian Communications Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/africa/mobile-phones-change-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Cellphones target poverty in India :: In Juanga, India, a village of less than 3,000 inhabitants, the adults typically work as farmers on small plots of land earning less than $2 a day. They live in extended families in two or three roomed bamboo thatched mud huts, surviving on rice and dahl.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile-india-mpowering/index.html?eref�ition

Smartphones for the 'SuperStupid'? :: On Monday, I wrote a story arguing that smartphones have the potential to make us "superhuman." Commenters on the article sure didn't like that phrasing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/11/tech/mobile/smartphones-superstupid/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 17 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 17 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19621659#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition