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Mercedes accuse Formula One governing body the FIA of double standards over Ferrari Pirelli tyre tests

Mercedes have accused the sport's governing body, the FIA, of double standards by not choosing to charge Ferrari with breaking testing rules.<p>In a dramatic development in Paris, where Mercedes and Pirelli are in the dock for running a 2013 car at a tyre test last month, the Brackley team's legal …

Connected Sofa is the Perfect Space to Work From Home

Working from home isn’t nearly the oddity it was just a few years ago. Today, people around the world work from home from full-time to one or two …

Festival Corona Capital presenta su cartel para octubre: vienen Travis, Phoenix y Blondie, entre otros

mayo 20, 2013<p>1:31pm<p>0 Comentarios<p>Ciudad de México, 20 de mayo (SinEmbargo).– El Festival Corona Capital anunció este día su cartel oficial, que se …

Yahoo Tumblrs for Cool: Board Approves $1.1 Billion Deal as Expected

The Yahoo board has approved a massive $1.1 billion all-cash deal to buy Tumblr.<p>It’s not clear when the official vote was taken, but sources close to …

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The Best And Worst Dressed Celebrities At The Billboard Music Awards

Black was in fashion and so were cutout shapes. While some stars rocked the look, others could have used a little more fabric.<p>See which stars dazzled the Billboard's blue carpet.

Billboard Awards

Chinese firm finds way to get apps onto iPhone, iPad -- for free

A firm in China has found a way to get users in China to download applications to their iPhones or iPads without having to pay a dime.<p>According to Venturebeat, which discovered the exploit, a Chinese "app store" known as 7659.com has taken advantage of a loophole in Apple's bulk enterprise …

JCPenney's Most Candid Executive Has Left The Company

Nick Wooster, the flashy SVP of product development, is out at the company after less than a year on the job, reports James Covert at The New York Post.<p>Wooster was a fashion blogger who former CEO Ron Johnson recruited for his failed turnaround plan.<p>Johnson left the company last week after a …

J.C. Penney

Apple drops below $400 for first time since 2011

Apple accelerated losses, tumbling to its lowest level in over a year, as investors continued to dump shares of the tech company amid worries over second-quarter iPad mini shipments.<p>The once-darling tech giant of Wall Street shed nearly 6 percent Wednesday, breaking below $400 a share for the first …

A message from Charlie Brown.

Wow-- Mugshots Used to Be Shot Like Fashion Editorials

<i>Photo from Australia's Historic Houses Trust and The Sydney Justice & Police Museum</i><p>Nowadays we use cameras, of both the cell phone and surveillance …

The real reason to be scared about Italy

The Cyprus banking debacle may be stirring up old fears about the spread of one small country’s financial crisis to the rest of the euro zone—but Italy’s finances could prove far more worrisome.<p>Since February elections, Italian politicians have still failed to form a government and are unlikely to …

Economics

Apple’s Next Two iPhones Reportedly ‘Already Designed’ Under Steve Jobs’ Supervision

- Apr 2, 2013<p>Those of you that may be concerned about the future of the iPhone now that Steve Jobs is no longer at the helm may yet have something to …

Apple had designed iPhone 5 before death of Steve Jobs

Apple's next two iPhones had already been designed before Steve Jobs died in October 2011, according to comments apparently made by a liaison officer …

Apple to reveal Q2 2013 earnings on April 23

Apple said today it will discuss its financial performance for its fiscal second quarter 2013 in a conference call on April 23.<p>The call, which as usual will be streamed, is expected to cover the company's revenue and sales figures. CEO Tim Cook and CFO Peter Oppenheimer will likely be on hand to …

'Invisible Buyers' Are Propping Up The Stock Market

However, there has been little evidence of a great rotation going on.<p>Meanwhile, stocks have managed to rally to all-time highs.<p>What gives?<p>In a new note titled "The Invisible Buyers," Citi's Tobias Levkovich offers an explanation. Among other things, he makes one important clarification:<p>The stock …

Stock Markets

Japan Economic Data Drags Down Asian Stocks

Asian stock markets mostly declined Monday as weaker-than-expected economic reports from China and Japan weighed on the sentiment.<p>Japan’s benchmark …

Spread of Antarctic ice: no longer a global warming paradox?

Global warming is expanding the extent of sea ice around Antarctica in winter in a paradoxical shift caused by cold plumes of summer melt water that …

Did Apple shut down its Refurbished Outlet on eBay?

Apple’s eBay refurbished items store looks like it is closed for business (<b>via Daily-Deals</b>). All items were taken offline Saturday evening, and the store remains empty as of early Monday morning.<p>We reported in November that a representative of eBay told us Apple was running the store, possibly …

The one reason a Facebook phone would make sense

So Facebook is reportedly about to unveil a phone, built by struggling Taiwanese handset maker HTC, that has been modified to put Facebook and its various services in the foreground. Facebook has been working on this for years.<p>The business case for both companies is clear, in theory. Facebook wants …

Emerging Markets

U.S. sends F-22 jets to join South Korea drills amid threats from North

The United States sent F-22 stealth fighter jets to South Korea on Sunday to join military drills aimed at underscoring the U.S. commitment to defend Seoul in the face of an intensifying campaign of threats from North Korea.<p>The advanced, radar-evading F-22 Raptors were deployed to Osan Air Base, …

Five Zombie Photography Projects Full of Life (In Honor of the Walking Dead's Mid Season Premiere Feb 10th)

Lots of us here at the Phoblographer are fans of the Walking Dead, as are many of you, and we’re totally stoked about the new episode coming on AMC …

Freeze-framed dogs - in pictures

2 Days Of TouchOfModern Giveaways – Day 2

<b>Fact 1</b> – TouchOfModern is doing two exclusive Giveaways on Yanko Design, today is Day 2.<p><b>Fact 2</b> – We are still in March so this is no pre-April Fool’s …

Apple denied iPad Mini US trademark

<b>Apple has been denied a trademark for the popular iPad Mini by the US Patent and Trademark Office.</b><p>The trademark application for the tablet was turned down because the name was "merely descriptive" and did not create a unique meaning, it said.<p>But Apple still has until July to persuade the Patent …

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Mama bear? National Zoo artificially inseminates giant panda

The National Zoo announced Saturday that a team of scientists and veterinarians had artificially inseminated the Zoo's female giant panda after natural breeding failed to occur.<p>The statement said that Mei Xiang was artificially inseminated with a combination of fresh and frozen semen taken from the …

The Secret Formula

F__ormula One,__ the sexiest motor sport in the world, has grown into a $3 billion global jug­ger­naut. And yet, there’s a problem: 62 years after its founding, F1 is still a puzzle to American audiences. F1—born in the jet-set redoubts of Monaco, San Fermín, and Spa, and with a history more …