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The iPad Mini sells out, NYT and WSJ take down their paywall for Sandy & Sweden imports garbage to produce energy.... Links to start your day with.

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 30 october 2012

Nokia is no longer one of the top 5 smartphone makers. TelegraphUK

Sweden imports garbage for energy. Wired UK

The top 10 US cities for clean air. Earth Techling

Roku goes up against Apple TV with cross provider search. Engadget

NY Times and WSJ take down their paywall during Hurricane Sandy. Huffington Post

iPad Mini sells out. Mashable

NYSE and NASDAQ closed for the first time due to  weather related reasons since 1996. NBC News

Google launches Nexus virtually when Sandy postpones New York event. Brand Channel

Google launches crisis map for Hurricane Sandy tracking. Wired UK

Publishing powerhouses Penguin and Random House merge. Guardian

Boston Starbucks introduce wireless charging. Engadget

Microsoft launches Windows 8 phone. Microsoft

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