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Daily Run Down 09/27/2010

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

  • The CEO and owner of ‘Segway’ has died from a fall off of a cliff.
  • Tesco, a Major British Supermarket chain will begin selling Viagra over the counter.
  • A Company ‘Environmentally Conscious Organization’ has created a multi-purpose pizza box.
  • Motorola’s Droid R2-D2 will be available September 30th from Verizon.
  • A Flying Robot Swarm has taken off.
  • Southwest Airlines is going to purchase AirTran for $1.4 Billion.
  • Economists believe the recession is over, but the public states otherwise.
  • Facebook has added Scribd.
  • Microsoft is moving their blogging platforms to wordpress.
  • Chicago has been named one of the best walking cities in the U.S..
  • A new exoskeleton robot suit is faster and stronger.
  • The EU has dropped it’s investigation into Apple.
  • If you ever wanted to know how to land on a comet, now’s your chance.
  • In 1822, the Rosetta Stone deciphers ancient mysteries.

Look for more stories tomorrow. If an important story has been missed please leave it in the comments.

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Daily Run Down: 02-14-2010

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

  • YouTube turns five years old today.
  • Linux is not ready for the new 4096-byte sectors on some hard drives.
  • Adobe has put an anonymous hold on the HTML5 spec, because it competes with Flash.
  • Author Dick Francis has died at the age of 89.
  • Northern Illinois University is planning a vigil on the 2nd anniversary of the shooting rampage there.
  • Film Director Kevin Smith has been classified as ‘too fat’ and a ‘safety risk’ by Southwest Airlines.

Look for more stories tomorrow.