10 Stories From The Web To Know About Today
Obama holds an AMA on Reddit, two new planets discovered, iPhone4s recycling from Apple and a 3,000 pound, fire-breathing scorpion at Burning Man… A run-down of the latest news from across the Internet.
iPhone 5 imitations called “Goophones” come out of China, a second-take at Pinterest’s social commerce value and some news on chocolate that might just make your day… A run-down of the latest news from across the Internet.
AT&T opens an Apple-like retail store in Chicago. ‘Bout time. Business Insider
In other Apple news, China knocks off the new iPhone 5 before it even gets released. Mashable
Over 100 color combinations now available for your Jawbone Jambox. cool hunting
HBO beats Netflix to Scandinavia with its own movie-streaming service. TechCrunch
Mobile payment system Square is now sold at AT&T stores, increasing access to business owners everywhere. Engadget
There’s been an 82% increase in mobile entertainment consumption from 2010 to 2011. Mashable
Nice piece on the art of listening at work to improve communication and relationships. Lifehacker
Part 2 of Steve Faktor’s post on how to stimulate happiness in the office. Harvard Business Review
Zappos says a sale through a link on Twitter generates $33.66 an order. Facebook is $2.08 and Pinterest only 75 cents! Business Insider
In the best news we’ve heard all day, research finds chocolate reducing the risk of stroke in men. The Guardian
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