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Photos purport to show 2915 mAh battery for 5.5" 'iPhone 6,' twice the capacity of Apple's iPhone 5s

Sep 2 2014 9:22am CDT | Source: Apple Insider

The stream of component leaks surrounding the rumored 5.5-inch variant of Apple's next-generation iPhone has begun to kick up just one week before the company makes its official announcement, with a new high-capacity battery said to be destined for the "phablet" device ...
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Royal Caribbean Sees Profit, Growth Potential In China's Cruise Industry

Source: Apple Balla | Apr 22 2014, 7:30am CDT | by Forbes

Royal Caribbean Cruises last week announced plans to make Shanghai, China’s international business hub, the home of its...
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Pre-October 1 holiday orders to be moderate, say Taiwan-based IC vendors

Sep 1 2014 3:19am CDT | Source: Digitimes

IC orders prior to the October 1 holidays from China will not be strong as expected in 2014 as downstream clients already replenished their inventories in the first half of the year, according to Taiwan-based IC suppl ...
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Will Apple really offer a 5.5-inch iPhone or not?

Aug 29 2014 9:48am CDT | Source: Mac Daily News

google_ad_client = "ca-pub-9654279268749293"; /* Article Body, 336x280, Above the fold */ google_ad_slot = "0670981169"; google_ad_width = 336; google_ad_height = 280; //--> “I have been publicly doubting the existence of the 5.5 inch iPhone for some time,” Ben Bajarin writes for tech.pinions. “The vast majority of Android devices in use are not phablets,” Bajarin writes. “When I share my skepticism, it ...
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Cannabis could be as addictive as drugs
New York, Sep 2 (IANS) As more people are able to obtain and consume cannabis legally for medical and, in some states in the US, recreational use, people are less likely to perceive it as addictive or harmful. But a research study proves otherwise. | by IANS
 
New sensor to detect tiny, individual nano-particles
Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) In a major breakthrough, a team of researchers has developed a new sensor that can detect and count nano-particles, at sizes as small as ten nano-metres, one at a time. | by IANS
 
Experiential purchases more satisfying than material ones
New York, Sep 2 (IANS) Spending money doing things or buying experiences makes people feel a lot more happier than spending money on material things, a study says. | by IANS
 
 

EcoLightTech Asia 2014

Aug 27 2014 2:38am CDT | Source: LEDinside

General Information: Title: PEA presents EcoLightTech Asia 2014 Description: Int’l Tradeshow for Green Technologies & Innovations in Lighting Dates: Wednesday 12 – Friday 14 November 2014 Venue: Plenary Halls, the Queen Sirikit National Conventio ...
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Rumor: Apple to redesign U.S. charging adapter for 'iPhone 6'

Aug 24 2014 1:36am CDT | Source: Apple Insider

An unsourced photo that surfaced Saturday from Asia indicates that Apple may be planning to redesign the iPhone charging adapter -- at least in the U.S. -- alongside the release of its next-generation handset, which is expected to sport a larger ba ...
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First photos of purported 5.5-inch 'iPhone 6' rear shell compare part to 4.7-inch model

Aug 20 2014 6:31pm CDT | Source: Apple Insider

A batch of photos out of Asia on Wednesday supposedly reveal a rear shell bound for Apple's "iPhone 6" and show a direct comparison between another alleged ha ...
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Would you hold your iPad up to your face to make a phone call?

Aug 20 2014 10:56am CDT | Source: Mac Daily News

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Investment in microgrids in Asia Pacific will total nearly US$31 billion from 2014-2023, says Navigant

Aug 20 2014 1:52am CDT | Source: Digitimes

Demand for electricity and generation capacity from renewable energy sources is growing at an unprecedented rate in the Asia Pacific region. As a result, the number of microgrid projects deployed in Asia Pacific, both for electrification purposes and as experimental test beds, is also rising. According to a recent report from Navigant Research, cumulative invest ...
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