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Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Against L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. and Certain Officers -- LLL

[GlobeNewswire] - NEW YORK -- Pomerantz LLP has filed a class action lawsuit against L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. ("L-3" or the "Company") and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in ...

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Al Qaeda Groups Develop on Android

[at The Wall Street Journal] - Terrorist group al Qaeda and its offshoots are developing encryption software for the Android platform.

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Microsoft files legal complaint against Samsung

[at Financial Times] - Microsoft took steps on Friday to protect the multibillion-dollar stream of royalties it earns on the back of Google's Android operating system, filing a legal complaint in the US to force Samsung to continue ...

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Wikipedia’s new apps are good for you, but they’re even better for the developing world

[paidContent.org] - Wikipedia released slick new apps for iOS and Android last week with features that will end up being very useful for first-time smartphone owners in developing nations.

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Ex-Evercore banker sentenced to 2-1/2 years for insider trading

[Reuters] - A former investment banker at Evercore Group was sentenced to 2-1/2 years in prison on Friday for engaging in insider trading and using the profits to pay his former mistress so he could maintain a relationship with their child. Frank Perkins Hixon Jr., a former senior manager at the bank, was also ordered to pay $810,000 in fines and forfeitures to the government and $1.2 million in restitution to Evercore by U.S. District Judge Ronnie Abrams in New York. Prosecutors accused Hixon of using inside information to arrange trades in the stock of Evercore's parent company, Evercore Partners Inc, and two other companies: Westway Group, which merged last year with EQT Infrastructure II, and Titanium Metals Corp, which was bought last year by Precision Castparts Corp. In a related civil lawsuit, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said the trades in question occurred in accounts belonging to Destiny Wind Robinson, Hixon's former girlfriend, and his father, Frank Hixon Sr.

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Google Is Planning To Carve A Photo Platform Out Of Google+

[Business Insider] - Google may cut its photo platform from Google+, according to a new report.

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LMI Aerospace, Inc. Announces New Chief Operating Officer

[GlobeNewswire] - ST. LOUIS -- LMI Aerospace, Inc. , a leading provider of design engineering services and supplier of structural assemblies, kits and components to the aerospace and defense markets, today announced that ...

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Orbital-Built Geosynchronous Satellites Launched for U.S. Air Force

[Business Wire] - Orbital Sciences Corporation , one of the world’s leading space technology companies, announced today that three satellites the company designed, built and tested for the U.S.

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Busiest week for US IPOs since November 2007

[at Financial Times] - Companies rushed to list shares in the US ahead of the summer slowdown, in the the busiest week for seven years, receiving a mixed response as the equity market sold off into the end of July. Synchrony ...

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