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Uber offers helicopter service UberCHOPPER to New Yorkers, Apple plans solar panel farm in Reno and Best Buy set to sell Pebble smartwatch.

Uber, the car service, is offering UberCHOPPER, a helicopter transport service for New Yorkers travelling to the Hamptons this 4th of July. Uber

Foursquare partners with music streaming service Deezer to incentivize check-ins at live concerts. The Next Web

Government tackles unhealthy food with new plan that monitors the marketing and selling of products high in dat, sugar and salt. Brand Republic

Wikipedia posts can now be edited with a visual editor, without requiring people to learn the wikimarkup language. Wikipedia

Technology giant HP aims to re-enter the global smartphone market. Financial Express

Apple is planning a solar panel farm for its data center in Reno. Gigaom

Suit against Google’s book scanning allegation loses class-action status. WSJ

Best Buy apparently set to sell Pebble smartwatch beginning this weekend. 9 to 5 Mac

The FTC’s online privacy regulations for kids went into affect on July 1st. The Hill

Twitter quitely rolls out Bing language translator on the web. The Verge

 

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