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Unleash Your Inner App Developer Part 36: Diving Into Google App Engine for iOS Apps

<i>Do you have an idea for an app but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, I will take you, the non-programmer, step by step through the process of creating apps for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Join me each week on this adventure and you will</i> …

FBI tells retailers to expect more credit card data theft

Don't think that the end of holiday shopping means an end to attempts to swipe your credit card data. The FBI is warning retailers that it expects these intrusion attempts to become more of a problem in the near future, particularly through malware that grabs account info from cash registers and …

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With private tech companies pulling down billion-dollar-plus valuations with seeming ease, and shares of some newly public tech outfits soaring, talk of a tech bubble is on the rise again. Financial market prognosticators have declared that technology valuations defy logic and that Silicon Valley …

Hot iPhone apps and hot iPad apps here – appPicker

1<p>We'll notify you of price drops, news, and updates for this app.<p>iPhone / iPad<p>FileCalendar is an incredibly useful app that works directly with your …

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Mark Renshaw preparing to support Mark Cavendish in Dubai

<b>Marcel Kittel and Mark Cavendish will clash for the first time this season at the inaugural Dubai Tour that is a big target for the latter’s Omega</b> …

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Starbucks' growth cooled in latest quarter | Reuters

(Reuters) - Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) on Thursday reported that sales at established stores in its U.S.-dominated Americas region cooled more than analysts expected in its latest quarter as consumers spent more time holiday shopping online than at physical stores.<p>Branded packaging is seen in …

The Secret to Lean Innovation Is Making Learning a Priority

Lean innovation is being embraced by everyone — from the smallest start-ups to the largest global organizations. But in most cases, it’s still falling well short of its full potential because it either lacks or fails to tightly integrate with the mechanisms needed to systematically capture lessons …

What’s driving Mexican inflation? | Financial Times

Print this page<p>Mexican reforms have started to make themselves felt – though not in the way consumers would like.<p>Stoked in part by a new soda tax, a …

T-Mobile Targets Retail Banks With New Pre-Paid Payment Card

<i>Welcome to our new Payments Insider newsletter, a morning email with the top news and analysis on the digital payments industry, produced by BI Intelligence.</i><p><i>Click here to sign up for Payments Insider today, and receive it every morning in your inbox.</i><p><b>T-MOBILE TO PUSH FURTHER INTO CONSUMER FINANCE.</b> …

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FORTUNE — Carl Icahn, the billionaire activist investor, has been interested in technology lately. Wednesday, he made several TV appearances to reiterate his call for tech giant Apple (AAPL) to engage in a massive $150 billion share buyback. As usual, he demonstrated that he was willing to put his …

CCTV cameras on Britain's roads capture 26 million images every day

The number of police CCTV cameras trained on Britain's roads has almost doubled over the last three years, giving police forces and the intelligence agencies access to up to 26 million images a day, the Guardian can reveal.<p>There are now more than 8,000 cameras in the network, with senior officers …

Reid: Gates ‘Unethically’ Gossiped and Published Memoir to ‘Make Money’

The senate majority leader says the ex-defense secretary violated his trust by publishing their confidential conversations.<p>LAS VEGAS—Forgive Harry …

UN aid chief urges ceasefire at Syria talks

The UN humanitarian chief has urged the Syrian delegations to remember their people and try to reach local ceasefires to allow vital food and medicines to reach millions of civilians in dire needs.<p>Valerie Amos said on Thursday that UN envoy on Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, would press the government and …

Icahn takes another $500 million bite out of Apple | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Activist investor Carl Icahn picked up another $500 million (300 million pounds) of Apple Inc shares on Thursday to take his investment in the iPhone maker to $3.6 billion (2.1 billion pounds), while ratcheting up his months-long campaign to pry open the company’s cash …

Let Me Off at the Top!

• <b>Author:</b> Ron Burgundy<p><b>The autobiography everyone has been waiting for: a shockingly candid and raw confessional from an international treasure.</b><p>The world’s most trusted and beloved television News Anchor, Ron Burgundy, pulls no punches in <i>Let Me Off at the Top!</i> Burgundy tells the tale of his humble …

The benefits of money laundering

EVERY year the world’s central banks withdraw and replace a huge amount of currency deemed unfit for further circulation. Some is damaged, but a lot …

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'Fastest ever' broadband passes speed test

<b>The "fastest ever" broadband speeds have been achieved in a test in London, raising hopes of more efficient data transfer via existing infrastructure.</b><p>Alcatel-Lucent and BT said speeds of 1.4 terabits per second were achieved during their joint test - enough to send 44 uncompressed HD films a second.<p>…

Top iPhone apps on sale

We find the best deals on iPhone apps on sale to save you money daily. Our special technology filters the promotions to present you with only top …

Try something new for 30 days

Is there something you've always meant to do, wanted to do, but just ... haven't? Matt Cutts suggests: Try it for 30 days. This short, lighthearted …

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The new SRT #Viper offers 640bhp from its 8.4-litre V10 engine, and a 0-60mph time of just 4.0 seconds. It's also got a ferocious top speed of 205mph. The Viper easily makes our list of the top American cars seen at the Detroit motor show. Click here to see the full story, and decide on your favourites: http://ow.ly/sI52y #cars #news #NAIAS

Meet the first woman in IBM's history to reach the 100th Plateau Achievement Award with 115 patents in her name and 250 more pending: http://ibm.co/1j9a84u

Jaguar XKR-S GT (2014) review

It may share the same 542bhp supercharged 5.0-litre V8 engine used across the Jaguar performance range, but the alphabet soup name alone tells you …

George Mason to host C-SPAN’s historical archive

The long connection between Fairfax’s George Mason University and the hallowed television institution C-SPAN just got stronger. C-SPAN is giving the records, papers and many hours of historical interviews about C-SPAN’s creation and steady growth to the George Mason University Libraries for …