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Julian Assange: the fugitive

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Julian Assange has been holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy for six months. In a rare interview, we ask the WikiLeaks founder about reports of illness, paranoia - and if he'll ever come outThe Ecuadorian embassy in Knightsbridge looks rather lavish from the street, but inside it's not much bigger...
Julian Assange: the fugitive

Apps Rush: Running Trax, Glamour UK, Harrods Magazine, L.I.L.Y by Stella McCartney and more

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What's new on the app stores on Tuesday 3 April 2012A selection of nine new apps for you today:Running Trax - Ministry of SoundDance brand Ministry of Sound has a new iPhone app for sporty types, providing the soundtrack to their runs, as well as route-planning features. Exclusive mixes are...
Apps Rush: Running Trax, Glamour UK, Harrods Magazine, L.I.L.Y by Stella McCartney and more

Amazon is discounting us to death | Tim Waterstone

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The online retailer is smart, single-minded and ruthless – and it is destroying Britain's book industryThe furore over Amazon's highly creative world-wide tax planning – we have learned, for instance, that it has paid no corporation tax in the UK whatsoever on the substantial profit generated by last year's sales of £3.3bn, and...
Amazon is discounting us to death | Tim Waterstone

Lady Gaga's Artpop: new album goes interactive

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Artpop will emulate Björk's Biophilia in allowing fans to engage with and explore songs through a range of extra digital contentArtpop, Lady Gaga's next album, will be released as an interactive app which, the singer says, will offer "the most major way to fully immerse yourself" in a record that...
Lady Gaga's Artpop: new album goes interactive

Fujifilm X-Pro1 packs for business class: $9000 lens suitcase revealed

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Nestled at the head of Fujifilm's FinePix camera family, the X-Pro1 has now been coccooned in luxury. If you baulked at the $1,700 body-only price tag, you probably won't be interested in this limited edition Globe-Trotter case kit. The tan leather suitcase houses a complete X-Pro1 system, including an...
Fujifilm X-Pro1 packs for business class: $9000 lens suitcase revealed

Harrods of London 'Apple Shop' debut to coincide with new iPad launch

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Upscale U.K. department store Harrods of London announced on Thursday that its new 'Harrods Technology' department, which includes a so-called 'Apple Shop,' will open its doors on Friday to launch the third generation iPad....
Harrods of London 'Apple Shop' debut to coincide with new iPad launch
New Apple Stores coming to London’s Harrod’s, Italy’s Turin, Stockholm’s Sweden, US’s Portland and Houston

Joey Barton and Dietmar Hamann trade insults in vicious Twitter row

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• Hamann accuses Barton of showing a lack of respect• Barton calls former team-mate a 'maggot' and 'dog'They were once team-mates at Manchester City but now Joey Barton and Dietmar Hamann have become Twitter enemies following a lengthy, vicious and, at times, hilarious row between the pair on the social...
Joey Barton and Dietmar Hamann trade insults in vicious Twitter row
Apple’s next iPad will be available on March 16th, additional event planned
Apple Store in London’s world-famous Harrods department store opening mid-March, may signal iPad 3 launch date

Rumors have next iPad in-store March 16, 'event' week later

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Among the flurry of rumors surrounding the next iPad is a new claim emerging from retail. The tip to 9to5 had Apple's retail stores getting ready for a "big Apple Store event" peaking on March 16. With talk of a Harrods store-in-a-store and a new Houston store due to open...
Rumors have next iPad in-store March 16, 'event' week later

$30K Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn Ed. reaches Harrods

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Monster has teamed with Korean artist and designer Sally Sohn for a pair of one-off Diamond Tears headphones. Hand-made, and taking more than 100-hours to craft, the ultra-exclusive pair of headphones is headed to Harrods where it will sell for the equivalent of an astonishing $30,000. However, with components made...
$30K Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn Ed. reaches Harrods

Will.i.am promises to turn your iPhone into a 14-megapixel 'genius-phone'

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Not content with his deliberately undefined role at Intel, the main pulse behind the Black Eyed Peas is preparing for yet another incursion into the world of technology -- this time by launching a dedicated camera accessory for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 (and presumably the 4S, too)....
Will.i.am promises to turn your iPhone into a 14-megapixel 'genius-phone'

LG's 55-inch OLED HDTV gets UK launch details: £9,999, ships in July

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Nearly a year after LG first showed off the production design for its 55-inch OLED HDTV and just as it begins shipping in Korea and the US, the company has announced UK details for the set. The 55EM970V with its ultra-thin frame and high contrast screen is available for...
LG's 55-inch OLED HDTV gets UK launch details: £9,999, ships in July

VMware CTO Steve Herrod Joins General Catalyst To Boost Enterprise Investments

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After nabbing Accel partner Adam Valkin for its Boston office, General Catalyst is announcing another new investment partner–Steve Herrod. Herrod was previously the CTO of enterprise and virtualization giant VMware. Harrods is joining the firm’s Palo Alto office as a managing director investing and supporting early stage enterprise companies. During...
VMware CTO Steve Herrod Joins General Catalyst To Boost Enterprise Investments
Berlin Apple Store expected to open first weekend in May; third Swedish store on the way

Harrods announces that its Apple Store makes its grand opening tomorrow at 10 AM to sell new iPads

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We’ve been following the prospect of a Harrods Apple Store-in-store for a while now. First, we broke the news in January that the store would be coming later this year, then we pinpointed the March 16th opening date. Now, Harrods has announced that their “Apple shop” will be opening...
Harrods announces that its Apple Store makes its grand opening tomorrow at 10 AM to sell new iPads

Spymaster's Orcasub is a $2 million submarine for two

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Sure, you could use an ROV to feel like a regular Jacques Cousteau (or James Cameron, for that matter), but nothing beats the real deal: a personal submarine. UK department store Harrods used its Technology Showcase 2.0 event to highlight a mockup of Spymaster's Orcasub: a made-to-order $2 million...
Spymaster's Orcasub is a $2 million submarine for two

Hideously diverse Britain: Muslim mates and the demon drink

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A few drinks with a friend, but not as many of us know it ...I'm drinking with my old friend Anwar. Not the Saturday night, falling down kind of drinking. Too old for that now. And Anwar wouldn't do it anyway. He's an observant Muslim. So we're gulping a malt...
Hideously diverse Britain: Muslim mates and the demon drink

Tablet shopping about browsing as well as buying this Christmas

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Harrods, Debenhams and ASOS are all extending their branded magazines into the apps worldMobile shopping has been around for a long time: I remember analysts first getting excited about "m-commerce" back in the days when it was all about WAP sites.Fast forward to 2012, and a blizzard of celebratory press...
Tablet shopping about browsing as well as buying this Christmas

Desktop Ads Are About To Reach Their Peak [THE BRIEF]

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Good morning, AdLand. Here's what you need to know today: eMarketer predicts that desktop-based ad spending will peak in 2014. Soon it's going to be all about mobile. Harrods made a mobile scavenger hunt to up its social game. Suzanne Powers joined McCann Erickson as an EVP/chief strategy officer. She was previously...
Desktop Ads Are About To Reach Their Peak [THE BRIEF]

Snap Fashion: a glimpse of online shopping's future?

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25-year-old British graduate creates iPhone app that lets users take a picture of clothing and search for similar itemsA 25-year-old British computer science graduate is taking on Google's Goggles project and aiming to transform how we shop for clothes online.Snap Fashion, her new iPhone app, lets users take a picture...
Snap Fashion: a glimpse of online shopping's future?
Toshiba's 55ZL2 55-inch glasses-free 3D TV available to order in UK next week for £6,999

Gender-neutral? Harrods' new Toy Kingdom tries to end boy-girl divide

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London department store organises new multi-sensory toy zone by theme rather than sexPhoebe McFadden picked up her absolute favourite toy of the moment, a sexy, spiky-fanged vampire figurine wearing a punky fuchsia miniskirt and knee-high boots. "My favourite is Draculaura," she explained, pulling on the doll's raven locks. "We have...
Gender-neutral? Harrods' new Toy Kingdom tries to end boy-girl divide

Best Buy proving almost as lucrative as Apple Stores for iPhone sales

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Whilst US operators AT&T and Verizon dominate retail sales of Apple’s iPhone in the US, it appears that the Cupertino-based technology giant’s decision to slowly expand its store-in-store outlets via major US retailers is paying off. A new report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP), which was shared with AllThingsD, suggests...
Best Buy proving almost as lucrative as Apple Stores for iPhone sales
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