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Mandalay Digital – Short ‘Many, Many Millions’

By New Capital: Mandalay Digital Technologies (NASDAQ:MNDL) appears to be an over-hyped stock that saw its share price almost doubled upon the deal announcement with Verizon. Now we have a company trading at $ 185m market value, with only $ … Continue reading

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Getty Images releases free iOS app for browsing and sharing millions of images

Six months after shifting its business model to embeddable photos, Getty Images has released an iOS app designed to help you browse and share its massive collection. The app, called Stream, lets you search Getty's archives to find images that you can legally … Continue reading

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Count under way after Scots vote in their millions

Treasury minister and leading pro-union campaigner Danny Alexander sums up increasingly bullish mood of No campaign: ‘It does look like we have a No vote.’ Asia homepage

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Detroit makes millions from parking meters, but it can’t afford to power them

Detroit, which last year became the largest American city to declare bankruptcy, is missing out in potentially millions in revenue because just about half of its 3,404 parking meters are out of service, according to city officials. As part of efforts … Continue reading

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Cellphone users hit for ‘hundreds of millions’ in bogus charges: Senate study

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. mobile phone users have likely paid hundreds of millions of dollars in unauthorized charges "crammed" onto their bills, according to a report released by the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee on Wednesday ahead of … Continue reading

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Nokia ‘paid millions to software blackmailers six years ago’

Finnish telecoms equipment company Nokia paid several million euros to criminals who threatened to reveal the source code for part of an operating system used in its smartphones some six years ago, Finnish TV station MTV said on Tuesday. Nokia … Continue reading

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Google finance, business chiefs get millions in bonuses

Google Inc will pay Finance Chief Patrick Pichette a $ 3 million annual bonus, and Chief Business Officer Nikesh Arora a $ 3.5 million bonus, a slight increase from the previous year, following a year in which the Internet company's … Continue reading

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Optic Nerve: millions of Yahoo webcam images intercepted by GCHQ – The Guardian

The Guardian Optic Nerve: millions of Yahoo webcam images intercepted by GCHQThe GuardianThe GCHQ program saved one image every five minutes from the users' feeds. Photograph: Chris Jackson/Getty Images. Britain's surveillance agency GCHQ, with aid from the US National Security … Continue reading

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Millions of reasons why Manchester United fans should stay calm – or should they?

Millions of reasons why Manchester United fans should stay calm – or should they? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Of course it’s been a poor season in comparison to recent times, but let’s be honest, Manchester United fans have had … Continue reading

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Apple to pay out millions over app billing

The FTC said that ‘at least’ tens of thousands of American consumers had been affected by children spending hundreds or even thousands of dollars in apps Asia homepage

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