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SMPTE Names Wall Street Communications Its Global PR Agency of Record

| January 21, 2013

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The

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Growth Opportunities for Small Banks in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic: a Wall Street Transcript Interview with …

| January 10, 2013

67 WALL STREET, New York – January 10, 2013 – The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Banks Report offering a timely review of the sector to serious investors and industry executives. This special feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth interviews with public company CEOs, Equity Analysts and Money Managers.

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US STOCKS-Wall Street rises after post-cliff deal rally

| January 3, 2013

* Investors focus on congressional-White House battles ahead * S&P Energy index rises * Retail stocks mixed after sales reports * Positive jobs data has little impact * Stocks up: Dow 0.05 pct, S&P 0.1 pct, Nasdaq 0.2 pct By Gabriel Debenedetti NEW YORK, Jan 3 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks edged up on Thursday, adding to Wall Street’s biggest single-day rally in a year on Wednesday after a deal in Washington to avert the “fiscal cliff.” Investors were more wary than in the previous sessions as they turned their focus to upcoming battles in Congress, including likely bitter fights over spending cuts and raising the federal debt ceiling

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Big Gains on Wall Street After the Fiscal Deal

| January 2, 2013

Wall Street cheered an agreement that ended the fiscal impasse in Washington, sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 to its biggest gains in more than a year on Wednesday. The New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday morning. The Dow finished up 2.4 percent.

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Wall Street set for rally in wake of fiscal pact

| January 2, 2013

NEW YORK –

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Is there ever a ‘best time’ to upgrade your Android smartphone? (Appolicious)

| February 22, 2012

After two years with my trusty Droid Incredible on Verizon, I’m finally eligible to upgrade (at a reasonable cost) my Android smartphone.

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Cheap vs. Value: Stock Investors Sometimes Get What They Pay For

| February 21, 2012

By Rachel Koning Beals | U.S.News & World Report LP

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China faces conflict of law, business in iPad row (AP)

| February 17, 2012

[unable to retrieve full-text content] AP – Chinese officials face a choice in Apple’s dispute with a local company over the iPad trademark — side with a struggling entity that a court says owns the name or with a global brand that has created hundreds of thousands of jobs in China.

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RComm adds Stanchart, DBS for $1 bln Singapore IPO

| February 17, 2012

SINGAPORE/NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Reliance Communications has appointed another two banks for the upcoming $1 billion IPO of its undersea cable unit in what may be the biggest stock listing in Singapore this year, two sources said. Standard Chartered and DBS Group Holdings will join Deutsche Bank as the main advisers in an initial public offering, which will help the debt-laden Indian telecom firm reduce a debt burden that stood at $6.9 billion as of December. The IPO — which is likely to be in the form of a business trust — is expected to be launched in the second half of the year, two sources with direct knowledge of the deal told Reuters.

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More US government websites hacked by Anonymous (AP)

| February 17, 2012

[unable to retrieve full-text content]AP – The hacking group known as Anonymous has claimed a new series of hacks against the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and consumer rights websites.

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