Monday, September 24, 2012

24-Sep-2012 23:17

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

Day in pictures: 21 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19673046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Charity shop blues :: Are prices at second-hand shops rising? Writer Sarah Dunant thinks so - but is it the recession, the trend for vintage fashion, or a combination of the two?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19662980#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 September 2012 :: Photos from around the world: 15-21 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19666079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Endeavour flies in final air show :: US space shuttle Endeavour flies past California landmarks in a final air show before it heads for display in Los Angeles.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19677972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

Schools fall for leasing rip-off :: A High Street bank agrees to write off millions of pounds in debts owed by 27 schools that fell victim to a large-scale equipment leasing rip-off.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19667657#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Architects' favorite buildings :: Great Buildings talks to six world-leading architects about their own favorite designs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/09/21/ctw-architecture-great-buildings-promo.cnn?eref�ition

How should the U.S. handle Iran? :: Security expert Jim Walsh discusses Washington's "red lines" when it comes to Iran's nuclear program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/23/walsh-iran-drums-of-war.cnn?eref�ition

The things Chinese families own :: The things Chinese families own - all in a row for the camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19648095#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Barack Obama a Tory? :: The US president's conservative fans
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19577434#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Sep-2012 23:17 10

Why Wi-Fi Is Often Slow :: While Internet services tout high-speed Web access, many home Wi-Fi networks significantly reduce the bandwidth speed available.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577595881760532986.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venture Capital Secret: 3 of 4 Start-Ups Fail :: New evidence suggests venture-backed start-ups fail at far higher numbers than the rate the industry usually cites.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443720204578004980476429190.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Leslie Michelson: Doctor to the 1% (and Maybe Someday to You) :: You know how the affluent hire investment and tax specialists to run their finances? Leslie Michelson does the same for their health care.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008182459803120.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Commodities Unbound! :: Corn, oil, gold and other assets are no longer trading in lock step. Here's how to separate the winners from the losers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443890304578008811786709432.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Three Reasons the Race Isn't Over :: Capital Journal: Mitt Romney has had a bad stretch, but with six weeks until the presidential election, he retains three assets that are worth noting, Gerald F. Seib writes.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578016230048407660.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad dismisses threat of Israeli attack on Iran - South China Morning Post (subscription) :: http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1046322/mahmoud-ahmadinejad-dismisses-threat-israeli-attack-iran

Romney Plans Full Slate in Latest Reboot :: Mitt Romney will pick up the pace of his campaigning this week and stress policy proposals as other Republicans urge the nominee to take the fight more assertively to President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578014743957324304.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Iran: New Drone Can Cover Much Of Region - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/24/iran-new-drone_n_1910738.html

Michael Auslin: Playing Chicken in the East China Sea :: Nationalist passions in both China and Japan increase the risk of confrontation.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358804578015873329670886.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Baby panda's death leaves many sad - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/kidspost/baby-pandas-death-leaves-many-sad/2012/09/24/f5f94be8-064c-11e2-a10c-fa5a255a9258_story.html

'Free' Checking Costs More :: So-called free checking accounts are more expensive than ever, as the lumbering U.S. economy and new regulations squeeze bank profits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578010631476813890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nobody Behind the Wheel :: The driverless car is coming. And Dan Neil says we all should be glad it is.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443524904577651552635911824.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Report: NASA Eyes Moon for Future Space Base - PC Magazine :: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2410101,00.asp

Visitors Back at Bronx Zoo :: People streamed back into the Bronx Zoo and its monorail this weekend after police decided changes to security procedures were unnecessary following injuries suffered by a man who jumped into the tiger den.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014842533584404.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Silicon Valley Wallflowers Are Now Hot :: Entrepreneurs in heretofore unsexy business-tech start-ups are having their "revenge of the nerds" moment.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444433504577652173691389822.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

IPhone 5 Sales Top 5 Million :: Sales of Apple's iPhone 5 topped five million during its first three days in stores, a new record that still undershot some analysts' estimates because of supply constraints.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578016053764519458.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

O'Grady: How Canada Saved Its Bacon :: Deep cuts in government spending pulled Canada back from an epic fiscal crisis in the 1990s.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008780171915620.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Are We Really Getting Smarter? :: Americans' IQ scores have steadily risen over the past century. James R. Flynn examines why.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578006612858486012.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Unrest Grows at Apple Supplier Foxconn :: A fight at a northern Chinese factory campus owned by major Apple supplier Hon Hai Precision Industry escalated into larger-scale unrest, according to the company and local police.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578015170427352146.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nuke Smugglers Caught With Uranium :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�3e47c3ce85a4ee7aca9575814c4107

Makeover of 777 Agitates Boeing :: As it seeks to upgrade its 777 twin jet, Boeing is wrestling with one of the thorniest problems in business: How and when do you replace a successful product?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578014280710469660.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For Crédit Agricole, Greek Exit Cost Rises :: Crédit Agricole will likely have to pour a further €600 million to €700 million into its flailing Greek unit before it can sell the subsidiary. The lender's once grand ambitions in southern Europe have been badly bruised.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014253808477358.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

How to Stop Hospitals From Killing Us :: Medical errors kill enough people to fill four jumbo jets a week. Surgeon Marty Makary on five simple ways the health-care system can be made safer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008263334441352.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rajoy Must Get It Right This Time :: Even the most cynical euroskeptic must acknowledge the euro zone has had a good summer. But there is very little conviction behind this rally. And what worries investors most is Spain.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358804578014490485339134.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Guilty Pleas in Federal Cases Soar :: A growing number of federal defendants plead guilty, often to avoid the lengthy prison sentences that can come with losing at trial.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637610097206808.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Troops Find Abandoned Baby on Road :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i}b4d7da0b20e0001a4c928e7948110d

Greek Oil Refiners Draw IMF Rebuke :: Lack of competition in Greece's oil-refining industry is costing consumers more than $1 billion a year, according to an IMF report, an indication of structural problems that many economists say hobble Greece's chances of recovery.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578010360773875202.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Ryan at the AARP :: The real story is that he didn't trim his ideas and still won applause.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014243421799324.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Robert Morgenthau: The Death of Peter Wielunski :: For every soldier killed in combat, 25 veterans are dying by suicide. It's time to broaden efforts against PTSD.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444165804578007923577342566.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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24-Sep-2012 22:17

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

Day in pictures: 21 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19673046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Charity shop blues :: Are prices at second-hand shops rising? Writer Sarah Dunant thinks so - but is it the recession, the trend for vintage fashion, or a combination of the two?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19662980#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 September 2012 :: Photos from around the world: 15-21 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19666079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Endeavour flies in final air show :: US space shuttle Endeavour flies past California landmarks in a final air show before it heads for display in Los Angeles.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19677972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

Schools fall for leasing rip-off :: A High Street bank agrees to write off millions of pounds in debts owed by 27 schools that fell victim to a large-scale equipment leasing rip-off.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19667657#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Architects' favorite buildings :: Great Buildings talks to six world-leading architects about their own favorite designs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/09/21/ctw-architecture-great-buildings-promo.cnn?eref�ition

How should the U.S. handle Iran? :: Security expert Jim Walsh discusses Washington's "red lines" when it comes to Iran's nuclear program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/23/walsh-iran-drums-of-war.cnn?eref�ition

The things Chinese families own :: The things Chinese families own - all in a row for the camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19648095#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Barack Obama a Tory? :: The US president's conservative fans
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19577434#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Sep-2012 22:17 10

Why Wi-Fi Is Often Slow :: While Internet services tout high-speed Web access, many home Wi-Fi networks significantly reduce the bandwidth speed available.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577595881760532986.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venture Capital Secret: 3 of 4 Start-Ups Fail :: New evidence suggests venture-backed start-ups fail at far higher numbers than the rate the industry usually cites.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443720204578004980476429190.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple Makes a Wrong Turn With Maps :: Apple made a rare strategic blunder in unseating Google's map software from its mobile devices, sparking a world-wide consumer backlash.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443890304578008712527187512.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Leslie Michelson: Doctor to the 1% (and Maybe Someday to You) :: You know how the affluent hire investment and tax specialists to run their finances? Leslie Michelson does the same for their health care.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008182459803120.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Commodities Unbound! :: Corn, oil, gold and other assets are no longer trading in lock step. Here's how to separate the winners from the losers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443890304578008811786709432.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Police chief who took walk on the wild side - Oman Daily Observer :: http://main.omanobserver.om/node/111045

Google Maps For iOS 6: Hacker Claims Jailbreak Ports Google Maps App To ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/24/jailbreak-enables-google-maps-ios-6-hacker-ryan-petrich_n_1910106.html

Foxconn plant in northern China closed after 2000 workers clash in riot - South China Morning Post (subscription) :: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1046429/foxconn-plant-northern-china-closed-after-2000-workers-clash-riot

Taiwanese fishing boats set sail for disputed Diaoyus in East China Sea - South China Morning Post (subscription) :: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1046413/taiwanese-fishing-boats-set-sail-disputed-diaoyus-east-china-sea

Condolences Pour in for 6-Day-Old Panda Cub - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/zoo-panda-cub-died-liver-abnormalities-17310553

Romney Plans Full Slate in Latest Reboot :: Mitt Romney will pick up the pace of his campaigning this week and stress policy proposals as other Republicans urge the nominee to take the fight more assertively to President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578014743957324304.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nobody Behind the Wheel :: The driverless car is coming. And Dan Neil says we all should be glad it is.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443524904577651552635911824.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Report: NASA Eyes Moon for Future Space Base - PC Magazine :: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2410101,00.asp

Visitors Back at Bronx Zoo :: People streamed back into the Bronx Zoo and its monorail this weekend after police decided changes to security procedures were unnecessary following injuries suffered by a man who jumped into the tiger den.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014842533584404.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

30 Rock star 'passes out' in Emmys prank - Ninemsn :: http://news.ninemsn.com.au/entertainment/8538010/30-rock-star-passes-out-in-emmys-prank

Silicon Valley Wallflowers Are Now Hot :: Entrepreneurs in heretofore unsexy business-tech start-ups are having their "revenge of the nerds" moment.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444433504577652173691389822.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Bounce them: Doctors nix backyard trampolines, say they pose injury risk - Calgary Herald :: http://www.calgaryherald.com/health/family-child/Bounce%2Bthem%2BDoctors%2Bbackyard%2Btrampolines%2Bthey%2Bpose%2Binjury%2Brisk/7289210/story.html

IPhone 5 Sales Top 5 Million :: Sales of Apple's iPhone 5 topped five million during its first three days in stores, a new record that still undershot some analysts' estimates because of supply constraints.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578016053764519458.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Free' Checking Costs More :: So-called free checking accounts are more expensive than ever, as the lumbering U.S. economy and new regulations squeeze bank profits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578010631476813890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

O'Grady: How Canada Saved Its Bacon :: Deep cuts in government spending pulled Canada back from an epic fiscal crisis in the 1990s.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008780171915620.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Are We Really Getting Smarter? :: Americans' IQ scores have steadily risen over the past century. James R. Flynn examines why.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578006612858486012.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Unrest Grows at Apple Supplier Foxconn :: A fight at a northern Chinese factory campus owned by major Apple supplier Hon Hai Precision Industry escalated into larger-scale unrest, according to the company and local police.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578015170427352146.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nuke Smugglers Caught With Uranium :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�3e47c3ce85a4ee7aca9575814c4107

Makeover of 777 Agitates Boeing :: As it seeks to upgrade its 777 twin jet, Boeing is wrestling with one of the thorniest problems in business: How and when do you replace a successful product?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578014280710469660.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For Crédit Agricole, Greek Exit Cost Rises :: Crédit Agricole will likely have to pour a further €600 million to €700 million into its flailing Greek unit before it can sell the subsidiary. The lender's once grand ambitions in southern Europe have been badly bruised.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014253808477358.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

How to Stop Hospitals From Killing Us :: Medical errors kill enough people to fill four jumbo jets a week. Surgeon Marty Makary on five simple ways the health-care system can be made safer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008263334441352.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rajoy Must Get It Right This Time :: Even the most cynical euroskeptic must acknowledge the euro zone has had a good summer. But there is very little conviction behind this rally. And what worries investors most is Spain.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358804578014490485339134.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Guilty Pleas in Federal Cases Soar :: A growing number of federal defendants plead guilty, often to avoid the lengthy prison sentences that can come with losing at trial.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637610097206808.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Troops Find Abandoned Baby on Road :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i}b4d7da0b20e0001a4c928e7948110d


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24-Sep-2012 21:16

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

Day in pictures: 21 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19673046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Charity shop blues :: Are prices at second-hand shops rising? Writer Sarah Dunant thinks so - but is it the recession, the trend for vintage fashion, or a combination of the two?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19662980#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 September 2012 :: Photos from around the world: 15-21 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19666079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Endeavour flies in final air show :: US space shuttle Endeavour flies past California landmarks in a final air show before it heads for display in Los Angeles.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19677972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

Schools fall for leasing rip-off :: A High Street bank agrees to write off millions of pounds in debts owed by 27 schools that fell victim to a large-scale equipment leasing rip-off.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19667657#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Architects' favorite buildings :: Great Buildings talks to six world-leading architects about their own favorite designs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/09/21/ctw-architecture-great-buildings-promo.cnn?eref�ition

How should the U.S. handle Iran? :: Security expert Jim Walsh discusses Washington's "red lines" when it comes to Iran's nuclear program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/23/walsh-iran-drums-of-war.cnn?eref�ition

The things Chinese families own :: The things Chinese families own - all in a row for the camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19648095#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Barack Obama a Tory? :: The US president's conservative fans
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19577434#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Sep-2012 21:16 10

Why Wi-Fi Is Often Slow :: While Internet services tout high-speed Web access, many home Wi-Fi networks significantly reduce the bandwidth speed available.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577595881760532986.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venture Capital Secret: 3 of 4 Start-Ups Fail :: New evidence suggests venture-backed start-ups fail at far higher numbers than the rate the industry usually cites.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443720204578004980476429190.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple Makes a Wrong Turn With Maps :: Apple made a rare strategic blunder in unseating Google's map software from its mobile devices, sparking a world-wide consumer backlash.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443890304578008712527187512.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Leslie Michelson: Doctor to the 1% (and Maybe Someday to You) :: You know how the affluent hire investment and tax specialists to run their finances? Leslie Michelson does the same for their health care.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008182459803120.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Commodities Unbound! :: Corn, oil, gold and other assets are no longer trading in lock step. Here's how to separate the winners from the losers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443890304578008811786709432.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Silicon Valley Wallflowers Are Now Hot :: Entrepreneurs in heretofore unsexy business-tech start-ups are having their "revenge of the nerds" moment.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444433504577652173691389822.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Bounce them: Doctors nix backyard trampolines, say they pose injury risk - Calgary Herald :: http://www.calgaryherald.com/health/family-child/Bounce%2Bthem%2BDoctors%2Bbackyard%2Btrampolines%2Bthey%2Bpose%2Binjury%2Brisk/7289210/story.html

Nobody Behind the Wheel :: The driverless car is coming. And Dan Neil says we all should be glad it is.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443524904577651552635911824.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

While TV pundits rip refs, NFL ratings holding up - USA TODAY :: http://content.usatoday.com/communities/gameon/post/2012/09/24/nfl-nbc-fox-cbs-cris-collinsworth-al-michaels/70001028/1

Foxconn China plant closed - Oman Daily Observer :: http://main.omanobserver.om/node/111017

IPhone 5 Sales Top 5 Million :: Sales of Apple's iPhone 5 topped five million during its first three days in stores, a new record that still undershot some analysts' estimates because of supply constraints.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578016053764519458.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Free' Checking Costs More :: So-called free checking accounts are more expensive than ever, as the lumbering U.S. economy and new regulations squeeze bank profits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578010631476813890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Romney Plans Full Slate in Latest Reboot :: Mitt Romney will pick up the pace of his campaigning this week and stress policy proposals as other Republicans urge the nominee to take the fight more assertively to President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578014743957324304.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

O'Grady: How Canada Saved Its Bacon :: Deep cuts in government spending pulled Canada back from an epic fiscal crisis in the 1990s.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008780171915620.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Are We Really Getting Smarter? :: Americans' IQ scores have steadily risen over the past century. James R. Flynn examines why.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444032404578006612858486012.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Unrest Grows at Apple Supplier Foxconn :: A fight at a northern Chinese factory campus owned by major Apple supplier Hon Hai Precision Industry escalated into larger-scale unrest, according to the company and local police.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578015170427352146.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Visitors Back at Bronx Zoo :: People streamed back into the Bronx Zoo and its monorail this weekend after police decided changes to security procedures were unnecessary following injuries suffered by a man who jumped into the tiger den.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014842533584404.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nuke Smugglers Caught With Uranium :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�3e47c3ce85a4ee7aca9575814c4107

Weather: Woman Dies As Wind And Rain Lash UK - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/988710/weather-woman-dies-as-wind-and-rain-lash-uk

Makeover of 777 Agitates Boeing :: As it seeks to upgrade its 777 twin jet, Boeing is wrestling with one of the thorniest problems in business: How and when do you replace a successful product?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444083304578014280710469660.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For Crédit Agricole, Greek Exit Cost Rises :: Crédit Agricole will likely have to pour a further €600 million to €700 million into its flailing Greek unit before it can sell the subsidiary. The lender's once grand ambitions in southern Europe have been badly bruised.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014253808477358.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

How to Stop Hospitals From Killing Us :: Medical errors kill enough people to fill four jumbo jets a week. Surgeon Marty Makary on five simple ways the health-care system can be made safer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578008263334441352.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rajoy Must Get It Right This Time :: Even the most cynical euroskeptic must acknowledge the euro zone has had a good summer. But there is very little conviction behind this rally. And what worries investors most is Spain.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444358804578014490485339134.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Guilty Pleas in Federal Cases Soar :: A growing number of federal defendants plead guilty, often to avoid the lengthy prison sentences that can come with losing at trial.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637610097206808.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Troops Find Abandoned Baby on Road :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i}b4d7da0b20e0001a4c928e7948110d

Greek Oil Refiners Draw IMF Rebuke :: Lack of competition in Greece's oil-refining industry is costing consumers more than $1 billion a year, according to an IMF report, an indication of structural problems that many economists say hobble Greece's chances of recovery.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444620104578010360773875202.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Ryan at the AARP :: The real story is that he didn't trim his ideas and still won applause.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444813104578014243421799324.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Robert Morgenthau: The Death of Peter Wielunski :: For every soldier killed in combat, 25 veterans are dying by suicide. It's time to broaden efforts against PTSD.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444165804578007923577342566.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Shultz, Boskin, Cogan, Meltzer and Taylor: The Magnitude of the Mess We're In :: The next Treasury secretary will confront problems so daunting that even Alexander Hamilton would have trouble preserving the full faith and credit of the United States.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303561504577497442109193610.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


10

24-Sep-2012 20:15

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

Day in pictures: 21 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19673046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Charity shop blues :: Are prices at second-hand shops rising? Writer Sarah Dunant thinks so - but is it the recession, the trend for vintage fashion, or a combination of the two?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19662980#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 September 2012 :: Photos from around the world: 15-21 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19666079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

Schools fall for leasing rip-off :: A High Street bank agrees to write off millions of pounds in debts owed by 27 schools that fell victim to a large-scale equipment leasing rip-off.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19667657#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Architects' favorite buildings :: Great Buildings talks to six world-leading architects about their own favorite designs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/09/21/ctw-architecture-great-buildings-promo.cnn?eref�ition

How should the U.S. handle Iran? :: Security expert Jim Walsh discusses Washington's "red lines" when it comes to Iran's nuclear program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/23/walsh-iran-drums-of-war.cnn?eref�ition

The things Chinese families own :: The things Chinese families own - all in a row for the camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19648095#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Barack Obama a Tory? :: The US president's conservative fans
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19577434#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Orphaned girl starts university at 14 :: She grew up in grinding poverty, losing both her parents at a tender age but 14-year-old whizz-kid Maud Chifamba has defied adversity and hardship to break academic records.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/18/world/africa/maud-chifamba-university-zimbabwe/index.html?eref�ition

24-Sep-2012 20:15 Apple

Apple supplier Foxconn's factory shut after mass brawl - Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/apple-supplier-foxconns-factory-shut-after-mass-brawl/article4562969/

IPhone 5 Sales Top 5 Million :: Sales of Apple's iPhone 5 topped five million during its first three days in stores, a new record that still undershot some analysts' estimates because of supply constraints.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578016053764519458.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple Says More Than 5M iPhone 5s Sold - U.S. News & World Report :: http://www.usnews.com/news/technology/articles/2012/09/24/apple-says-more-than-5-million-iphone-5s-sold

Unrest Grows at Apple Supplier Foxconn :: A fight at a northern Chinese factory campus owned by major Apple supplier Hon Hai Precision Industry escalated into larger-scale unrest, according to the company and local police.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578015170427352146.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple's Feud With Google Is Now Felt on the iPhone :: Once the best of friends, Google and Apple are battling in courtrooms and in the consumer marketplace, with iPhone users in the cross-fire after Apple removed Google's maps app and YouTube.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/24/technology/apples-feud-with-google-is-now-felt-on-the-iphone.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple sells out iPhone 5, investors worry about supply :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L9F05709sS4/us-apple-iphone-idUSBRE88N0HL20120924

Buying a new smartphone today? Apple iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S III are ... - ZDNet :: http://www.zdnet.com/buying-a-new-smartphone-today-apple-iphone-5-and-samsung-galaxy-s-iii-are-only-two-serious-contenders-7000004711/

Samsung Weighs Suit 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_most_viewed_day_europe


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24-Sep-2012 19:14

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

Day in pictures: 21 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19673046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Charity shop blues :: Are prices at second-hand shops rising? Writer Sarah Dunant thinks so - but is it the recession, the trend for vintage fashion, or a combination of the two?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19662980#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 September 2012 :: Photos from around the world: 15-21 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19666079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

Schools fall for leasing rip-off :: A High Street bank agrees to write off millions of pounds in debts owed by 27 schools that fell victim to a large-scale equipment leasing rip-off.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19667657#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Architects' favorite buildings :: Great Buildings talks to six world-leading architects about their own favorite designs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/09/21/ctw-architecture-great-buildings-promo.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Location scout's guide to New York movie scene :: Nick Carr is a location scout in New York - he gave the BBC a tour of his favourite sites.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19696831#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How should the U.S. handle Iran? :: Security expert Jim Walsh discusses Washington's "red lines" when it comes to Iran's nuclear program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/23/walsh-iran-drums-of-war.cnn?eref�ition

The things Chinese families own :: The things Chinese families own - all in a row for the camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19648095#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Barack Obama a Tory? :: The US president's conservative fans
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19577434#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Sep-2012 19:14 Apple

Apple supplier halts China factory after violence - Houston Chronicle :: http://www.chron.com/news/article/Apple-supplier-halts-China-factory-after-violence-3888296.php

IPhone 5 Sales Top 5 Million :: Sales of Apple's iPhone 5 topped five million during its first three days in stores, a new record that still undershot some analysts' estimates because of supply constraints.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578016053764519458.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

More Than 5 Million New iPhones Sold In Debut Weekend, Apple Says - NPR (blog) :: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/09/24/161687430/more-than-5-million-new-iphones-sold-in-debut-weekend-apple-says

Apple sells out of iPhone 5; sales top 5 million - Toronto Sun :: http://www.torontosun.com/2012/09/24/apple-sells-out-of-iphone-5-sales-top-5-million

Unrest Grows at Apple Supplier Foxconn :: A fight at a northern Chinese factory campus owned by major Apple supplier Hon Hai Precision Industry escalated into larger-scale unrest, according to the company and local police.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444180004578015170427352146.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple's Feud With Google Is Now Felt on the iPhone :: Once the best of friends, Google and Apple are battling in courtrooms and in the consumer marketplace, with iPhone users in the cross-fire after Apple removed Google's maps app and YouTube.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/24/technology/apples-feud-with-google-is-now-felt-on-the-iphone.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple sells out iPhone 5, investors worry about supply :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L9F05709sS4/us-apple-iphone-idUSBRE88N0HL20120924

Apple named UK's 'coolest brand' - Times of India :: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tech/personal-tech/computing/Apple-named-UKs-coolest-brand/articleshow/16529766.cms

Samsung Weighs Suit 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_most_viewed_day_europe


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