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Protip: After Committing Drunken Hit And Run...Don't Brag About It On Facebook

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You know those really sweet movies revolving around mastermind criminals? The ones where bumbling police have no shot at catching the guy/girl/team? Maybe it's the worst James Bond ever (barely edging out Timothy Dalton) stealing some artwork while fornicating with the Lethal Weapon girl. Or else it's half of Fight...
Protip: After Committing Drunken Hit And Run...Don't Brag About It On Facebook

Apple Japan 'Lucky Bag' sale slated for January 2nd at 7 stores

9to5mac.com
As we move past Christmas and into Boxing Day worldwide, Apple has confirmed its annual ‘Lucky Bag’ sale for January 2nd in Japan. The sale, which takes place at 7 stores in the country, allows shoppers who get in line early to purchase a 33,000 yen (~ $390) gift...
Apple Japan 'Lucky Bag' sale slated for January 2nd at 7 stores

Facebook Passes Google as Number One U.S. Site

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Facebook Passes Google as Number One U.S. Site is a post from Chris PirilloFor everyone who swore Google was the King and would never be toppled, I suggest you grab some salt and pepper for the crow you’re about to eat. HitWise has reported that for the week which ended...
Facebook Passes Google as Number One U.S. Site

Meet the man who created the 'linchpin' of Apple's e-book strategy

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Day 2 of the Apple antitrust trial focused on Kevin Saul's price-matching provision. FORTUNE -- Sometime between New Years Day and Jan. 4, 2010, Kevin Saul, one of Apple's (AAPL) in-house attorneys, sat at his office desk in Cupertino and hammered out a paragraph of legalese that the Department of...
Meet the man who created the 'linchpin' of Apple's e-book strategy

Facebook Removes Instagram User Counts From Developer API After Holiday Traffic Confusion

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In the aftermath of a controversial story claiming Instagram’s traffic numbers were down, it looks like the data that was the source of the story has now disappeared altogether. Instagram was in the spotlight, and owner Facebook’s shares tumbled, when the New York Post ran a story between Christmas and...
Facebook Removes Instagram User Counts From Developer API After Holiday Traffic Confusion

Weekend Reading: The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, by Mike Michalowicz

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While this week's entry in the Weekend Reading series is an established book from 2008, it is still a highly touted read for aspiring entrepreneurs with little time and resources that are looking to get a business started. The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur: The Tell-It-Like-It-Is Guide to Cleaning Up in Business,...
Weekend Reading: The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, by Mike Michalowicz

Student (or play one)? Here, have $50 off a Kindle HD 8.9″, now starting at $249

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From 9to5Toys.com: . If you are a student (or have access to a .edu email address) Amazon is having a special New Years Day deal on the Kindle HD 8.9. The online retailing giant is offering $50 off the price of a 8.9 inch Kindle Fire which yields a $249 price. Exclusive Discount on...
Student (or play one)? Here, have $50 off a Kindle HD 8.9″, now starting at $249

Apple airs unfortunately-timed Do Not Disturb ad with Venus and Serena Williams [video]

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You can’t make this up. As people wake up New Years Day and realize their Do Not Disturb is stuck on, they might also catch a glimpse of Apple’s new iPhone 5 commercial. Featuring the Tennis stars/sisters Venus and Serena Williams playing table tennis in a dream sequence, the...
Apple airs unfortunately-timed Do Not Disturb ad with Venus and Serena Williams [video]
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