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Despite High Unemployment, U.S. Companies Are Hiring From Overseas At Record Pace – using foreign workers to undercut US workers wages

Intel, Micron announcement may mean beefier iOS drives | MacNews – and more realistic SSD drives?

Late Late maintains hold on audiences | Irish Examiner – still defining the social agenda

Timeless language tips from a third grader | Articles – junior PRs check this out

Kraft to axe 200 Cadbury jobs – Brand Republic News – given that they got away scot-free during the parliamentary committee hearing: they were sent a message that they could do what they wanted

Rough Type: Nicholas Carr’s Blog: About Facebook – read it

Blogger Suggests Vancl Has Lost Over $300 Million, Vancl CEO Says Not True | Tech in Asia – complex reputational challenge

“Brash & Flash” Mainland Chinese Lifeblood Of Hong Kong Luxury Market « Jing Daily

Baidu Beat – interior maps – of Chinese shopping centres

Nvidia: ARM supercomputer to be more efficient than x86 – pretty much most RISC architectures could claim this if they were given the same kind of foundry processes as X86

Hub – Android Market – Yahoo! trying to compete with BBM Jaxtr Kakao Talk

IBM proves there is life after silicon – Graphene prototypes in development | TechEye

Computer History Museum | Steve Jobs: From Garage to World’s Most Valuable Company – nice online summary of Jobs’ achievements

Google brings graphing calculator functionality to search, still can’t play ‘Snake’ — Engadget – looks awesome though

Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: Tips for hosting providers and webmasters

One Decade Later, Chinese Pirates Still Eating Microsoft’s Free Lunch | TechRice

Obsession With Luxury, Arts Education A Boon For Publishers In China « Jing Daily – Chinese media industry gets boost from expanding middle class

Why Europe’s trustbusters targeted Apple’s e-book ‘cartel’ – Apple 2.0 – Fortune Tech

How the iPad 2 Became My Favorite Computer

TMS] Mitsubishi Shows Touch-sensitive Semispherical Display — Tech-On!

iOS version code-names | TiPb

Don’t write off Mozilla-Google revenue deal as dead | Deep Tech – CNET News

Gowalla Founders v. Gowalla Investors « Uncrunched – interesting article on founders cutting side deals

Economic Troubles in Europe and U.S. Start to Affect Asia –

October global chip sales fell back, says WSTS – an indicator that rocky economic times are ahead

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Treaty | Treaty exhibition – well built microsite by the National Archives

How Music Affects the Brain and How You Can Use it to Your Advantage

Digital mutiny sinks piracy bill – New Scientist – temporarily sidetracks the Stop Online Privacy act

Roboden: Japanese Company Develops World’s First Elastic Electrical Cable (Video) | TechCrunch

MediaPost Publications Friends Affect Telecom Churn 12/05/2011 – makes sense with things like friends and family tariffs

Firefox faces uncertain future as Google deal apparently ends | ZDNet

Melchior Rietveldt’s Music Was Used ‘Illegally’ On Anti-Piracy DVDs In Holland – Anorak News – Dutch anti-pirate organisation guilty of piracy

How Microchipped Jerseys Are Changing Hockey Fans’ Experience

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Search quality highlights: new monthly series on algorithm changes – Inside Search – Google has improved blog search and trawling the long tail

PATRIOT Act clouds picture for tech – – used as a powerful weapon against purchasing US technology

Tom Hume on the Kindle Fire « V E X E D – clearly differentiated market segments

IBM, Micron claim breakthrough in 3D chips – Through-silicon vias in East Fishkill | TechEye

On Counterfeit Chips in US Military Hardware « bunnie’s blog

Glitch un-launches – Boing Boing – it will be interesting to see what Butterfield and Co. come up with

A hole in the ground: Storing carbon dioxide thousands of feet below Illinois – Boing Boing – interesting write-up on a US trial of carbon capture

Good News: Windows 8 Tablets May Not Get Traditional Desktop Apps After All – this makes sense but what does it mean for the common code base, developer markets and enterprise market?

Next-Gen Touchscreens Will Resist Your Greasy Little Fingermarks

Facebook Buys Gowalla – talent buy Gowalla was a spent force because its software wasn’t as user friendly as Foursquare but still felt like a Fisher-Price toy

Michael Geist – Swiss Government Says Copyright Enforcement Rules Sufficient

Google Braces For Early 2012 (400-Page) EU Antitrust Report

Claire Enders: What happens to the media industry if the economy stops growing? | TheMediaBriefing

Why Siri Can’t Find Abortion Clinics & How It’s Not An Apple Conspiracy – one of the problems with directory style taxonomies

EU: ‘A standard is open when implemented in open source’ — which is not good for Microsoft’s proprietary XML office document standard

Beyond 22nm: Applied Materials, the unsung hero of Silicon Valley | ExtremeTech

MediaPost Publications Marketers Advised To Target Ethnic Preferences 11/30/2011 – for American consumers

NetEase’s Lightblogging Tool Lofter Open to Public | TechNode – think Tumblr or Posterous

Europe: How Austerity Is Killing the Euro –

Carrier IQ – good explanation of the controversy by BusinessInsider

The Wacom Inkling | The Ministry of Type – I was going to buy an Inkling but this post put me right off