Archive: 24/07/2013

Are smart watches the next big thing?

If you're like most Americans, you don't wear a wristwatch. But increasingly, electronics companies are betting you'll slap one on your wrist if it's more like a smartphone than a simple timepiece.

dateJul 24, 2013 in Business
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Rules of attraction: Catching a peahen's eye

Getting the undivided attention of a female is tough at the best of times but it's even harder when surrounded by other male suitors. It's no wonder males often resort to ostentatious displays to distinguish themselves from ...

dateJul 24, 2013 in Plants & Animals
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Facebook beats profit forecasts, revenue rises

Facebook surprised Wall Street with stronger-than-expected earnings for the second quarter Wednesday on a sharp rise in revenues, sparking a 16 percent jump in its share price in after-hours trade.

dateJul 24, 2013 in Business
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