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Apple’s trade-in program for iPhones starts today at all Apple Stores – VentureBeat

31 August, 2013 Sci/Tech - Google News 0

IBNLive

Apple’s trade-in program for iPhones starts today at all Apple Stores
VentureBeat
Apple’s new program for trading in an old iPhone for credit for a new iPhone purchase has gone live at all Apple Stores today, CNBC reports. Previously, we heard Apple was just getting the program started back in early June, but now it looks like it’s finally a 
Links 31 Aug. Apple’s New iPhone Trade In ProgramForbes
9 smart and useful features of Apple’s iPhone ecosystem that make it hard to switchGigaOM
iPhone 6 Release Date Rumors: Apple Trade-In Program Goes LiveAuto World News
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Another Smartwatch? Google Reportedly Acquired WIMM Labs – PC Magazine

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Times of India

Another Smartwatch? Google Reportedly Acquired WIMM Labs
PC Magazine
There might be another smartwatch on the horizon. Google has acquired wearable tech firm WIMM Labs, according to GigaOm. “WIMM Labs not only gives Google the talent and technology to build a smartwatch, but actually an Android-based app platform 
Scoop: Google acquired WIMM Labs to bolster its own smartwatch plansGigaOM
Google Confirms It Has Acquired Android Smartwatch Maker WIMM LabsTechCrunch
Google Acquires WIMM Labs Android Smartwatch DesignerHot Hardware
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Twitter’s Legal Chief Steps Down – PC Magazine

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New York Times

Twitter’s Legal Chief Steps Down
PC Magazine
Twitter’s general counsel, Alex Macgillivray, is stepping down as the micro-blogging service’s legal chief after four years. “It has been my privilege to work and fight on behalf of great companies and their users over the last decade. A privilege and a lot of work 
Twitter To Appoint Vijaya Gadde as General Counsel as Alex Macgillivray Moves TechCrunch
Twitter General Counsel Leaves Before Potential IPOBloomberg
Twitter’s top legal executive steps down in surprise moveReuters
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Top Florida health insurer touts Obamacare pain relief – GlobalPost

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Florida Courier

Top Florida health insurer touts Obamacare pain relief
GlobalPost
MIAMI (Reuters) – Florida’s leading health insurer is reaching out to hundreds of thousands of state residents, touting temporary relief from what it describes as an imminent spike in premium rates due to President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare reform 
S. Texas counties among highest rates of uninsuredBusinessweek
Texas cities have highest rates of uninsuredSan Francisco Chronicle
South Florida hospital execs say they want to hand over list of uninsured to Palm Beach Post

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Middle East ‘crisis of confidence’ in US dampens support for Syrian strikes – Washington Post

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Washington Post

Middle East ‘crisis of confidence’ in US dampens support for Syrian strikes
Washington Post
BEIRUT — Middle Eastern nations that desperately want to rid the region of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have been notably muted as the United States pushes forward with plans for punitive military action against the Syrian government. Despite 
WTI Falls a Second Day as Concern Eases on Syria StrikeBloomberg
5 possible risks of a US military strike on SyriaUSA TODAY
WTI Declines a Second Day as UK Lawmakers Reject Syrian ActionBusinessweek
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Nokia Here Offers Connected Driving Platform – eWeek

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Gizbot

Nokia Here Offers Connected Driving Platform
eWeek
Connected Driving offers a range of automotive products and services that build on Nokia’s mapping technology, including real-time traffic reports. Mobile phone manufacturer Nokia’s Here business unit, which brings together the company’s mapping and 
Nokia unveils its connected car platform: Here AutoGigaOM
The intelligent cloud behind HERE AutoNokia Conversations
Nokia unveils Here embedded navigation and more car mapping toolsZDNet
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Motorola Moto X price said to drop to $100 in Q4, wood panel customization to … – androidandme.com

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Motorola Moto X price said to drop to $100 in Q4, wood panel customization to
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We typically don’t expect much news during holiday weekends, but we’re kicking off this one with some great news for those who are interested in buying the Motorola Moto X. According to @evleaks, Motorola is planning to drop the on-contract price of the 

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Facebook Reportedly Testing Trending Topics – PC Magazine

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Wall Street Journal

Facebook Reportedly Testing Trending Topics
PC Magazine
One of the best ways to measure “what’s hot” on the Internet is a quick glance at Twitter’s trending topics. It can feature heavy subjects (Syria and Assad feature prominently these days) as well as host of pop culture references (Miley and twerk have mercifully 
Facebook Inc (FB) Tests Trending Topics Like TwitterValueWalk
In Battle With Twitter, Facebook Tests Trending Topics FeatureReadWrite
Facebook Testing Trending Topics ModuleAllFacebook

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Facebook Reportedly Testing Trending Topics – PC Magazine

31 August, 2013 Sci/Tech - Google News 0

Wall Street Journal

Facebook Reportedly Testing Trending Topics
PC Magazine
One of the best ways to measure “what’s hot” on the Internet is a quick glance at Twitter’s trending topics. It can feature heavy subjects (Syria and Assad feature prominently these days) as well as host of pop culture references (Miley and twerk have mercifully 
Facebook Inc (FB) Tests Trending Topics Like TwitterValueWalk
In Battle With Twitter, Facebook Tests Trending Topics FeatureReadWrite

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Nu ska alla kommuner välkomna nya svenskar

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Från och med den 1 januari 2015 ska det bli obligatoriskt för alla kommuner att arrangera årliga medborgarskapsceremonier för nyblivna svenskar. Tanken är att ceremonierna ska främja integrationsprocessen och känslan av tillhörighet.