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Britney Spears, Demi Lovato Break X Factor News on Twitter, Path

Britney Spears, Demi Lovato Break X Factor News on Twitter, Path

Global pop stars Britney Spears and Demi Lovato ignited significant buzz across social networks on Monday with a slew of posts confirming they will be judges on The X Factor in the fall.

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Could a 7-inch iPad be in the works?

Could a 7-inch iPad be in the works?

Let’s take a break from iPhone 5 and next-generation Apple TV rumors for a second and talk about a miniature version of the iPad that might be in the works.

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Alternatives to Youtube catch on with mobile crowd

Alternatives to Youtube catch on with mobile crowd

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Like many musicians looking for that big break, 24-year-old Angeleno Felice Lazae turned to YouTube for years to promote her songs — with modest success, at one point getting more than 100,000 views on her cover of an Alicia …

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Social media stress? There’s an app for that

Social media stress? There’s an app for that

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Nestle, purveyor of the decades-old KitKat snack, has launched an app it says addresses a growing problem among young social media users – giving them a break from the stress of posting updates by doing it for them. The software, …

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Kutcher to play Steve Jobs in movie

Kutcher to play Steve Jobs in movie

| April 3, 2012

Actor Ashton Kutcher, who got his break on “That ’70s Show,” will go back to the 1970s to play tech visionary Steve Jobs in an indie film about Jobs’ early life and the founding of Apple.

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53 New Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

53 New Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed

Have you missed any of our new digital media resources? Well, take a break from playing Angry Birds Space on your new iPad to catch up now with our weekly features roundup!

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Airline passengers may get a break on electronics

Airline passengers may get a break on electronics

The government is taking a tentative step toward making it easier for airlines to allow passengers to use personal electronic devices such as tablets, e-readers and music players during takeoffs and landings.

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Spring break ritual could lead to brain damage

Spring break ritual could lead to brain damage

Every year, thousands of teens and young adults celebrate Spring Break by binge drinking large amounts of alcohol, a dangerous right-of-passage and one linked to possible brain damage later as adults.

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Spring into your vacation with these mobile apps

Spring into your vacation with these mobile apps

It’s spring break season, which hopefully means a vacation and some time away with friends and family. Make sure to pack a few mobile apps with you wherever you may travel. Whether you are planning a flight or road trip, hoping to hit the beach or wa…

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Parkinson’s disease stopped in animal model: Molecular ‘tweezers’ break up toxic aggregations of proteins

Parkinson’s disease stopped in animal model: Molecular ‘tweezers’ break up toxic aggregations of proteins

Researchers have used specific molecular “tweezers” they developed to break-up aggregates of toxic proteins that are thought to cause Parkinson’s disease. For the first time, they stopped progression of the disease in a living animal model.

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