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Amazon.com, Inc. is an American multinational electronic commerce company with headquarters in Seattle, Washington, United States. It is the world's largest online retailer.[4] The company also produces consumer electronics - notably the Amazon Kindle e-book reader - and is a major provider of cloud computing services.

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Spiral Toys and CloudPets Have a Happy Holiday -- Now Turn Focus to 2016 and Beyond
Spiral Toys (OTCQB: STOY), a leading provider of mobile-connected, wireless entertainment technology, issued an update on its flagship mobile-connected plush toy, CloudPets, reporting over 60,000 downloads of its CloudPets Mobile App on Christmas Day.

Houston and New York Dermatologist Discusses CoolMini Non-Surgical Treatment for a Double Chin
According to a study by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery in 2014, approximately 68 percent of people reported concerns about fat accumulation along the neck and under the chin. The appearance of a "double chin" can affect individuals of all shapes and sizes, even those who are of a healthy weight. Dr. Paul M

Best-Selling Author Phil Pustejovsky Shares 21 True Stories of What Not to Do When Investing in Real Estate and Flipping Houses in New Book
Real estate investment expert Phil Pustejovsky is announcing the release of his newest book, "Real Estate Investing Gone Bad." The book, which is available for a limited time through Amazon via free download, explores many of the common errors made in real estate investments and details a variety of solutions along with some of more effective strategies available to investors.

Webgility Resolves to Keep the e-Commerce Gifts Coming -- Making 2016 Most Collaborative and Efficient Year Yet
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - December 28, 2015) - Webgility Inc., the leading provider of software that connects and unifies multi-channel e-commerce operations, today unwrapped one more gift for sellers of all sizes: the latest release of its breakthrough Unify Enterprise

Smart HomeKit Sensors for Temperature & Humidity and Water Detection From ConnectSense; On Display at CES 2016
Grid Connect is expanding its best-selling line of ConnectSense home automation products by launching two new Bluetooth Low Energy enabled sensors for temperature/humidity and water detection. Both sensors feature support for Apple HomeKit, enabling users to monitor and control these devices easily and securely using Siri on their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch or Apple Watch.

L-Arginine -- Linked to Maintenance of Healthy Cholesterol Levels
AMERICAN FORK, UT--(Marketwired - December 25, 2015) - In recent years, the amino acid L-arginine has received much attention from the scientific community thanks to its numerous beneficial effects

Naked Announces Successful Completion of Underwritten Public Offering
Naked Brand Group Inc. (NASDAQ: NAKD) ("Naked" or the "Company"), an innovative inner fashion and lifestyle brand, today announced that it has successfully completed its underwritten public offering of 1,875,000 shares of common stock at an offering price of $4.00 per share. The offering resulted in gross proceeds of $7.5 million and net proceeds of approximately $6

React Mobile, Featured Safety Provider in the National Association of REALTORS(R)(NAR)-REALTOR(R) Safety Program, Announces Product Live on Amazon.com
React Mobile, a leader in personal safety, today announced that its React Sidekick, a Bluetooth panic button to quickly and remotely activate an alert without the need to find, unlock and dial from a phone that may not be within reach, is now available for purchase on Amazon.com, the world's largest online retailer

Buying More Affordable Than Renting in 58 Percent of U.S. Markets According to 2016 Rental Affordability Analysis
IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - December 23, 2015) - RealtyTrac® (www.realtytrac.com), the nation's leading source for comprehensive housing data, today released its 2016 Rental Affordability Analysis, which shows that buying is still more affordable than renting in 58 percent of U.S. housing markets despite home price appreciation outpacing rent growth in 55 percent of markets

GENTRI is #1 at the Top of Billboard's Hot Single Chart for the Third Time This Holiday Season
SALT LAKE CITY, NV--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - GENTRI's What Child Is This?/I Wonder As I Wander rests atop Billboard's Hot Single Chart as it holds on to the #1 spot for the second week in a row.

Newly-Discovered Diane Myerson, 84, Passes Her "Golden Years" Writing, Entertaining "Children of All Ages" With Her Many & Varied Books

AeroGrow Featured on Amazon.com
AeroGrow International, Inc.(OTCQB: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), which sells the Miracle-Gro AeroGarden® line of extraordinary, soil-free indoor gardening systems, announced that they were featured as the high profile Gold Box Deal of the Day on Amazon.com, one of the world's largest retailers, on December 13, 2105, one of the busiest shopping days of the year

Qubole Appoints Jonathan Trail as Vice President of Customer Success
Qubole, the big data as-a-service company, today announced that it has appointed Jonathan Trail as Qubole's first Vice President of customer success. As VP of customer success, Trail will work closely with Jonathan Buckley, SVP of marketing, and Marcy Campbell, SVP of worldwide sales and business development

Fiksu Indexes Reveal a Quiet November as Busy Holiday Season Approaches
November saw mobile app advertising metrics ease off slightly, with declines in both app download volume and install costs as marketers prepare for the largest mobile Christmas to date. The Fiksu Indexes, published today by Fiksu, Inc., the data-fueled mobile marketing technology company, are indicative of usual seasonal behavior leading up to an intense holiday season

Zadara Storage Receives 2015 Cloud Computing Backup and Disaster Recovery Award
Zadara™ Storage, the provider of enterprise-class storage-as-a-service (STaaS), announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the Zadara Backup to S3 (B2S3) as a 2015 Cloud Computing Backup and Disaster Recovery Award winner presented by TMC's Cloud Computing Magazine.

Lux Research Highlights Top 10 Innovative Companies From 2015
Leading emerging technology research firm Lux Research profiled 1,189 companies across 20 different emerging technology domains during 2015 as part of its ongoing intelligence services

Free PaintShop Pro X8 Update Adds In-App Learning With New Ways to Access Complementary Tools & Content, Plus Increased Performance
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Impact Hub Berkeley Launches NEW Change Accelerator, "From the Ground Up" in Partnership With Yellow Seed and Lexicon of Sustainability
Impact Hub Berkeley has announced the launch of its NEW Change Accelerator, "From the Ground Up." The four-part, year-long program will bring together multi-stakeholder organizations working in sustainable food and agriculture to collaborate on joint initiatives

WWF Teams Up with Baidu Mobile Apps on 'C-Plan' Carbon Emissions Reduction Initiative
Business Wire IndiaFrom December 24th to 31st 2015, WWF will be partnering with Baidu Mobile Apps, developer of the world’s most popular Android utility apps, to raise awareness about carbon emissions through a fun online game and social media campaign

Wella Professionals Launched the Elements Range-Inspired by Nature
Business Wire IndiaWella Professionals introduced to the Indian market Elements; the first Wella Professionals range of care products which are free of sulfates, parabens and artificial colorants. To provide the luxurious experience Wella Professionals has specially created a new fragrance, inspired by the green wood’s of the Amazon forest

Forget Baby Steps -- Global Sweetheart Yookidoo Racing Into 2015
PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwired - December 31, 2014) - Infant toy specialist Yookidoo is rapidly becoming the darling of the American infant products market, with a breakthrough 2015 product line launching in the U.S. and the nomination of its Gymotion Activity Playland for the Toy Industry of America's Toy of the Year Award for 2015.

Parks Associates: 62% of U.S. Broadband Households Never Back Up Their Data to a Cloud-Based Storage Service
New research from Parks Associates reveals 62% of U.S. broadband households never back up their data to an online storage service, despite options available from companies such as Carbonite, Acronis, and Backblaze. This finding reveals a huge addressable market for cloud-based storage in 2015, as consumer consumption of digital content is on the rise. Smartphone users in U.S

TiVo in 2014: A (Literally) Record Breaking Year in Review
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in the advanced television entertainment market, takes a step back today to review the past year of securing important partnerships and launching industry-changing products before kicking off 2015 next week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV.

New Book "Zen Tales by Master HORA" Is a Book of Zen Training for Your Mind
Practice HORA USA (horausa.com) announces the release of the Book: "Zen Tales by Master HORA" in English language. This book is about finding a way out of deadlock. It is made with a positive attitude.

Midwest Tape Announces Promotions of Tammy Faxel and Brad Rose
Midwest Tape is pleased to announce that Tammy Faxel, a 30-year publishing veteran has been named publisher of Dreamscape Media, the audiobook and video division of Midwest Tape.

Magzter Launches MagEnhance to Make Digital Magazines More Interactive
Magzter, the largest and fastest-growing digital magazine store and newsstand in the world, with more than 23 million users globally, today announced the launch of MagEnhance. Magzter already lets publishers create digital editions of existing print content with just one-click

VideoChat Provider VideoDesk Has Raised $4.8 Million to Expand Enterprise Business
VideoDesk (www.videodesk.com), the cloud-based videochat solution services company, has raised $4.8 million dollars in angel and seed investment money which is being used to fine tune its product offering and expand its market opportunity into the enterprise sector.

Metrospaces Issues 2014 Year End Letter to Shareholders With Overall Overview of the Company's Current Projects
Metrospaces, Inc. (OTC PINK: MSPC) Today issued a letter to shareholders explaining current state of projects:

Way Back Inn Gives Back to Corporate Housing Leader ABODA
What started as a graduate school class project at Seattle University transformed into 15 years of support between ABODA, a leading corporate housing firm, and the Way Back Inn, a local nonprofit that provides transitional housing.

TraceLink Enhances Transaction History Portal to Facilitate DSCSA Document Exchange Between Suppliers and Any US Supply Chain Member
TraceLink Inc

Secular Ten Commandments Chosen From Thousands Submitted in Crowdsourced Rethink Prize Competition
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 19, 2014) - The winners of a competition to crowdsource an alternative secular version to the Ten Commandments for the modern age were announced today at www.atheistmindhumanistheart.com/winners. Running throughout the month of November, the Prize sought to open up for discussion what gives life meaning when secular culture is on the rise.

Michigan Retailers Association: Retailers Praise Lawmakers for Passage of Main Street Fairness
James P. Hallan, president and CEO of Michigan Retailers Association (MRA), issued the following statement following legislative approval of Michigan Main Street Fairness legislation that MRA has strongly advocated for years:

6D Global Technologies, Inc. Named as Amazon Web Services APN Consulting Partner
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 18, 2014) - Six Dimensions, Inc., a 6D Global Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIXD) company, announced it has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) as a Standard Tier Consulting Partner

Daxor Corporation Appoints Michael Feldschuh as Executive Vice President
Daxor Corp (NYSE MKT: DXR) announced today that it has appointed Michael Feldschuh as Executive Vice President, to head business development and strategic initiatives for Daxor Corporation as part of the firm's effort to build its medical device business.

Telefonica and Ericsson connect the Peruvian Amazon with 4G/LTE

Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. November 2014 Update
Below is the November 2014 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG)

Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund November 2014 Update
Below is the November 2014 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund (NYSE: USA).

Ready to Kick Butt in 2015?
It's the nature of motivational author and speaker Shawn Anderson's work to get people fired up about their lives. With January 1 and new year resolutions around the corner, it's the time of year when people are seriously thinking about what they'd like to change in their lives.

DineDesk named “Hot100 Technology Company of 2014”
DineDesk has been named a Hot100 technology company by CIO-Choice in their annual awards ceremony held in December.  The prestigious 2014 award is presented in association with KPMG, Microsoft Ventures, Amazon Ventures and Netmagic.   “We are proud to win this honoured title of Hot100,” said Clyde Vassou, Marketing Manager of DineDesk

Hyderabad’s Start Up Shel Studio Design n Events LLP Launches Kiyaa
Kiyaa—India’s First and Own 100% authentic Fashion Doll hits the market Now available online on Snapdeal, Amazon, RedLily ​ The pride of India, Kiyaa, has realistic India face, features, contemporary teenage character, carries heart & soul of the nation. It is the doll for girls and collectors who are looking for a doll that represent real India girl says T

7 Senseless Habits to Drop in 2014
Motivational speaker and author Shawn Anderson takes the idea of "living a life you love" seriously. With a mission of empowering one million people to lead a more positive and purposeful life, Anderson shares seven senseless habits to let go of in 2014.

LifeApps(R) Digital Media, Inc. Expands Technology Base and Healthy Lifestyle Ecosystem for 2014
LifeApps Digital Media Inc

5 Tips to Guarantee a Lousy 2014
For those whose past year can be counted in the "lousy" category, motivational speaker and author Shawn Anderson offers five tongue-and-cheek resolutions to guarantee that 2014 will look exactly the same as 2013.

3 Tips to Get Unstuck in 2014 From Extra Mile Man
Motivational speaker and author Shawn Anderson knows a few secrets about getting up after life knocks us down. The Founder of Extra Mile Day, Anderson has interviewed hundreds of people who have felt life's sting and then demonstrated a remarkable ability to overcome personal setback and accomplish something extraordinary.

GenieDB Globally Distributed MySQL-as-a-Service Named Trend-Setting Product in Data for 2014 by Database Trends and Applications
GenieDB, a provider of a leading Database-as-a-Service solution for MySQL, today announced that its recently-launched GenieDB Globally Distributed MySQL-as-a-Service technology has been featured by Database Trends and Applications in its inaugural list of trend-setting data management and analysis products

SNS FiRe Conference Names NorthShore Bio a 2014 FiReStarter Company
Strategic News Service (SNS) is proud to announce that NorthShore Bio has been selected as a 2014 FiReStarter company, to be featured at the 12th annual SNS Future in Review (FiRe) conference

Big Switch Networks Named One of the 10 Coolest Startups of 2013
Big Switch Networks, the Bare Metal SDN company, was named one of the 10 coolest startups of 2013 by Computer Reseller News (CRN) this week just days after being named one of the 10 coolest networking startups of 2013 by the channel publication.

Hightower Raises $2.12 Million Seed Round With Mission to Modernize the Commercial Real Estate Industry
Hightower, a startup that is modernizing the commercial real estate (CRE) industry through mobile technology has secured $2.12 million in seed funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) and Thrive Capital with participation from RRE Ventures and Red Swan, and angel investors David Tisch (Boxgroup), Aaron Levie (Box

The FIDO Alliance Announces FIDO Ready(TM) Certification and Authentication Products on Display at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show
CES -- The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance (http://www.fidoalliance.org/), an industry consortium revolutionizing online authentication with the first standards-based specifications, today announced a FIDO Ready™ Certification program

Pretty Little Liars and Ravenswood Star Tyler Blackburn Gets "Exposed" in Naked Campaign
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Rosetta Stone to Acquire Fit Brains Creator Vivity Labs, Will Enter Fast-Growing Brain-Training Market

Family Social Network SquareHub Releases Apple iOS7 Version, Updates Android Version, and Debuts in Amazon AppStore for Android
SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - December 18, 2013) - SquareHub™, the private social network designed exclusively for families, is now available for Apple® iOS7 smartphones and tablets via the Apple App Store™. In addition, a new version for Android™ devices which now includes the new Family Sharing feature is also available today via Google Play™ and the Amazon® AppStore for Android™

oDesk and Elance Announce Merger
oDesk and Elance today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge with each other. Both companies are leading marketplaces for online work, connecting businesses with talented freelancers in real time

Laudville Appoints John J. Rosati to Board of Advisors
Laudville, an entertainment platform for sharing and discovering entertainment with friends, today announced the appointment of John J. Rosati to its board of advisors.

Addonics Announces Two New Port Multipliers With 6Gbps Data Transfer Rates
Addonics Technologies (www.addonics.com) today announced two new members of its Port Multiplier family, both designed to support SATA 3.0 6Gbps and greatly enhance the storage capabilities for a wide range of computer systems.

Widen Enterprises First Cloud-Based DAM Provider to Offer Digital Asset Archive
Widen Enterprises announced today that digital asset management (DAM) provider has become the first to integrate a searchable Digital Asset Archive into a web-based DAM system. Introduced in Media Collective 7

Mead & Hunt Chooses Panzura for Rapid Expansion With Minimal IT Costs
Panzura, a leading provider of global cloud storage solutions, today announced that Mead & Hunt, a leading Engineering and Architectural firm based in Madison, WI, has deployed the Panzura Global Cloud Storage System to centralize storage and deliver rapid expansion as the company opens new offices.

Cheap Natural Gas Could Save U.S. Households as Much as $1,200 a Year by 2020
The average U.S. household is estimated to be saving between $425 to $725 each year in energy costs due to a sharp drop in domestic natural gas prices since 2005. And those savings could potentially rise to as much as $1,200 a year by 2020 -- roughly equal to a boost in U.S. disposable income of nearly 10 percent

Confirmed to Perform on ABC'S 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve' in New York City's Times Square; Icona Pop to Appear on 'The Ellen Degeneres Show' & 'The Queen Latifah Show'; Set to Join North American Bangerz Tour With Sky Ferreira Supporting Miley Cyrus & Katy Perry's U.K Prismatic Tou
With their west coast headlining tour in full swing, a recently unveiled, artsy, black and white video for their brand new single "Just Another Night" and 2014 tours supporting Miley Cyrus in North America and Katy Perry in the U.K, Icona Pop -- the first ever Swedish female duo to top the U

Indie Filmmaker Shocked as Australian iTunes Sales Double US Sales
Los Angeles based Indie Filmmaker Nathan Ives, writer and director of "It's Not You, It's Me" starring Vivica Fox (Kill Bill 2), Joelle Carter (Justified), and Ross McCall (Band of Brothers), was surprised to find that his Australian iTunes sales more than doubled those in the US.

Online Shoppers Go off "Shopping Cliff" With $2 Billion in Counterfeit and Fake Goods Bought This Holiday Season According to Consumer Fraud Center
Noting how consumers have embraced online shopping this holiday season, the Consumer Fraud Center said holiday shoppers went off a "shopping cliff" in terms of being ripped off by counterfeit and fake goods sold by cybercriminals this year in excess of $2 billion for the period of November-December 2012.

Richard Gorman Heralds Amazon.com as 2012 E-Commerce Champion
According to marketing pioneer Richard Gorman, Amazon.com was far-and-away the e-commerce champion of the 2012 holiday shopping season -- and he is hardly the only one who thinks so. Amazon.com recently topped the ForeSee customer experience survey, emerging as the clear leader in its field while competitors like Apple, Dell, and JCPenney.com all found their scores declining from previous years

World Moto, Inc.: Unveils Roadmap to Professionalize the $500 Billion Global Motorcycle Taxi Industry
World Moto, Inc. (OTCBB: FARE) (OTCQB: FARE) (Berlin: WM7) (Berlin: A1J8SY) ("World Moto" or the "Company") is pleased to announce today it has introduced a comprehensive roadmap to advance and professionalize the global motorcycle taxi industry

Equity Brief: Ratings Changes for December 21st: SPLK, STE, STM, STSA, TGI, TISI, TRIP, TW
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/equitybriefdaily) and Equity Brief:

Cloud Solutions Company, 2nd Watch, Secures Venture Funding Led by Madrona Venture Group
2nd Watch, Inc. today announced that it has closed a $4.2 million funding round led by Madrona Venture Group, with participation from other private investors. 2nd Watch enables enterprises to save hundreds of thousands of dollars by migrating existing and emerging IT applications and processes to take advantage of secure public clouds

Free Children's App Read by Matthew Modine and Kate del Castillo
Acclaimed actors Matthew Modine and Kate del Castillo bring to life a new bilingual storybook app in English and Spanish for the iPad and Kindle Fire. The free children's app offer continues through December 31. The app is regularly priced $2.99.

Personal, Powerful, Protection -- The AhnLab V3 Click Personal Security Appliance Now Available at Amazon.com
AhnLab, a leading provider of information security products and services for consumers and enterprise business environments, today announced that the V3 Click, the industry's first Personal Security Appliance, is now available at the world's largest online retailer, Amazon.com

Venafi Predicts State-Developed Malware That Leverages Digital Certificates to Infect Systems Will Spread to Enterprise Environments, Leading to Security Breaches and Business Interruptions in 2013
Venafi, the inventor of and market leader in Enterprise Key and Certificate Management (EKCM) solutions, today released its cyber-security and vulnerability predictions for 2013. At the top of its predictions list is that organized cybercriminals and hackers will leverage digital-certificate-based attacks to infect enterprise IT systems with state-developed malware such as Flame and Stuxnet

FLIR Systems Completes Acquisition of Lorex Technology for $60 Million
FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has successfully completed its previously announced acquisition of Lorex Technology Inc. for $1.32 per share, representing an aggregate purchase price of $60 million. On October 25, 2012, FLIR announced it had entered into an agreement to acquire Lorex subject to certain conditions

Equity Brief: Ratings Changes for December 19th: PSE, PSX, PWR, PXP, QEP, RF, RGA, RGR
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/equitybriefdaily) and Equity Brief:

2nd Watch Debuts 2W Insight Cloud Billing Application for Amazon Web Services Customers and Service Providers
2nd Watch, Inc., a global system integrator, software and deployment firm focused on IT operations, today announced general availability of the enterprise version of its cloud management software, 2W Insight.

Equity Brief: Ratings Changes for December 18th: LPNT, LSCC, MA, MAA, MCEP, MCO, MDVN, MEMP
A number of stocks were upgraded and downgraded by equities research analysts today, as reported by Analyst Ratings Network (http://bit.ly/equitybriefdaily) and Equity Brief:

ON24 Survey: Training, HR Execs Reveal Trends in Virtual Learning
ON24, Inc., the global leader in webcasting and virtual event solutions, today announced the findings of its survey of over 3,000 registrants of the Virtual Learning Edge, the first ever virtual conference dedicated to virtual learning

William Shatner & Brian Evans - "At Fenway" trailer now on YouTube, preview in AMC movie theaters Friday

Appian Cloud Meets Strict Security Requirements for Federal Enterprise Systems
Appian, the market leader in modern business process management (BPM) software, today announced that General Services Administration has granted a major business process management application, built on Appian Cloud, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) Moderate Authorization and Accreditation. Appian Cloud is a key component of the application built on Amazon Web Services

MarketExclusive.com - Seinfeld's "Soup Nazi" Sells Stock
 Direct Link: http://marketexclusive.com/news/details/4013-seinfelds-soup-nazi-sells-stockMarketExclusive.com - Seinfeld's "Soup Nazi" Sells Stock

Netflix "After Porn Ends" Now Available
Oxymoron Entertainment announced the release of After Porn Ends on Netflix today. The film is available nationwide within the United States and Canada, and throughout various iTunes internationally. Netflix members can now watch this enlightening documentary instantly.

Wireless Technology Takes Center Stage at the 2013 International CES®

Ramco Launches ERP on Cloud and iPad in Australia
Ramco Systems (BSE - 532370, NSE – RAMCOSYS, MSE – RSST); an enterprise software company focused on enterprise cloud platform, products and services, today announced the launch of Ramco ERP on Cloud, iPad and other Tablets and smart phones in Australia

Amazon patents technology for airbags to protect Smartphones
The technology minimizes the damage to smartphones when they are dropped

Caterpillars mimic each other to evade predators
Caterpillars mimic each other to avoid being attacked by predators, a new study has revealed.

Kazaa creator sues Internet giants in 'multi million dollar' patent infringement case
A US- based entrepreneur and a creator of file -sharing application Kazaa, Kevin Bermeister has sued several Internet giants including Google and YouTube for infringing their eight patents in their cloud computing products.

iPad 3 with retina display 'coming in February 2012'?
Apple is reportedly planning to launch a next-generation iPad, called an iPad 3, as early as February 2012.

Shoppers warned against 'fake and cheap' gadgets that can kill
A consumer group investigating fake items in the market has warned that cheap, counterfeit consoles and other electrical goods flooding in from the Far East could kill a person.

Tallest mountain peaks bear the brunt of climate change
Asia's mountainous Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region, site of Mount Everest and many of the world's tallest peaks, are extremely vulnerable to climate change, a new study has revealed.

Secret net Tor asks Amazon cloud users to help boost bandwidth
Amazon's cloud computing service is now being used to boost the bandwidth on The Onion Router (Tor), a system intended to enable online anonymity.

Amazon Kindles being 'ruined' by airport X-ray scanners
Travellers have been warned that their Amazon Kindle e-reader can be destroyed by security X-ray scanners at airports.

Zuckerberg says Facebook not 'at war' with Amazon, Google, Apple
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has discussed his company's relationship with other Silicon Valley giants-Amazon, Google and Apple, and played down speculation that a war between the four technological firms is inevitable.

Tech-savvy teens more likely to use medication for acne
A regular Internet-based communication can play a key role in reducing teen's acne, a new study has revealed.

Apple's iPad may lose market share to Google Android tablets: Study
Sales of tablet computers running Google's Android software rose more than ten-fold in the last year, as new figures suggest that Apple's iPad may finally be facing serious competition.

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