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Nexus 7 finds Apple napping

Uh-oh: the iPad Mini meets the new Nexus 7. It's not looking good for Apple at the moment.<p>Google has beat Apple at its own Retina-display-thumping game. Meet the Nexus 7, the eye-popping 323-pixels-per-inch wonder.<p>It is, in a way, the (rumored) iPad Mini Retina wrapped in Android 4.3.<p>Here's the …

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27,500-acre Mountain fire blamed on electrical equipment failure

The Mountain fire, which has burned 27,500 acres in the mountains above Palm Springs, was sparked by an electrical equipment failure on private property, Cal Fire reported.<p>The fire was caused by "some type of electrical equipment" on private property, and was not a utility company electrical …

Experts say Brazil is unlikely to be ready for 2014 World Cup

BOGOTA -- Although doubts about Brazil’s readiness to host next year’s<p>World Cuphave focused on renovations at 12 stadiums, some Brazil trade experts say they are more concerned about travel logistics and whether airports, mass transit systems, hotels and railroads will be up to handling the crush …

World energy use to jump 56% by 2040, study says

Global energy consumption is expected to rise 56% by 2040 with a changing composition of energy sources, with China and India driving the rate increase far more than the rest of the world.<p>According to a new report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration, fossil fuels are expected to keep …

D.C. to Be Protected from Cruise Missiles by $2.7 Billion Blimps

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>If America is attacked, we might be saved by blimps. No, not state-of-the-art jet fighters that can …