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AT&T Q2 Profit Falls Short, but Registers Strong Subscriber Gains

AT&T fell shy of second-quarter profit expectations but posted significant subscriber gains amid a fierce battle for new mobile customers.

Earnings per share at the nation’s second-largest wireless carrier fell to 62 cents, excluding certain items, from 67 cents a year earlier. 356 more words

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What's the Right Type of Portable Computer for Your Needs?

The modern laptop computer is a different machine from the laptop of even a few years ago. Manufacturers can now make portable machines that perform on a par with desktops. 597 more words

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Tim Cook Says Businesses Could Revive Slowing iPad Sales

Although iPad sales were below analyst projections for a second straight quarter, Apple CEO Tim Cook says that the tablet can continue to grow, particularly if Apple can increase sales to businesses. 235 more words

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Verizon Gets Second-Quarter Boost from Tablets

Verizon narrowly beat Wall Street profit and revenue estimates as it added more customers in the second quarter (due to a surge in new tablet customers) and benefitted from an industry shift away from subsidized smartphone purchases. 280 more words

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Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco! CLICK TO ENLARGE:

Knossos Fragment, KN 201 X a 26, TARASA “The Sea”, a Surprise Find! & a Fresco! CLICK TO ENLARGE:



Although you would think that there should be references to the sea (of all places!) on Linear B tablets and fragments, until now at least such references simply have not appeared. 115 more words
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POST 300! A Sampling of Linear B Fragments on Amnisos, the Harbour of Knossos, in Scripta Minoa

POST 300! A Sampling of Linear B Fragments on Amnisos, the Harbour of Knossos, in Scripta Minoa (Click to ENLARGE):



In this set of Linear B fragments from Scripta Minoa, we feature even more fragments on Amnisos, the harbour of Knossos. 244 more words
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A Sampling of Linear B Fragments mentioning Knossos & its Harbour, Amnisos in Scripta Minoa

A Sampling of Linear B Fragments mentioning Knossos & its Harbour, Amnisos in Scripta Minoa (Click to ENLARGE):



This is only a small sampling of the scores of fragments and tablets in the Scripta Minoa mentioning Knossos and its harbour, Amnisos. 72 more words
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