Author Apple faces 5G modem wait AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInLinkedInShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to MoreAddThisMore 17 DEC 2012 Matt Ablott Related Previous ArticleFacebook launches SDK 3.0 for AndroidNext ArticleOrange acquires Simyo’s Spanish unit Apple Apple clocked up over 2 million new iPhone sales in China in three days after the latest version of the iconic smartphone went on sale in the world’s largest mobile market on Friday.Apple revealed the number in a statement last night, marking the first time it has published official China sales figures for the iPhone.Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, described the first weekend’s performance as “the best first weekend sales ever in China.”The iPhone 5 originally debuted in September in the US and 30 other countries in September, selling more than 5 million units in its first weekend. The device will have launched in 100 markets by year-end, making it “the fastest iPhone rollout ever” according to Apple.The device was launched in China by operators China Unicom and China Telecom, but not via the market leader China Mobile – which some are concerned could limit sales.While China Unicom and China Telecom use internationally-adopted technologies (GSM/WCDMA and CDMA), China Mobile uses the home grown TD-SCDMA 3G standard, which is not supported by the Apple product.As well as the China Mobile issues, analysts are also concerned that Apple may struggle in a smartphone market dominated by cheap Android devices.According to Reuters, Apple’s shares fell 3.8 percent on Friday to US$509.79 after the iPhone 5’s China debut, while Citi Research downgraded Apple’s stock late on Sunday to ‘neutral’ from ‘buy’ and lowered Apple’s price target to US$575 from US$675, citing diminishing hype around the iPhone 5 and improving competition in smartphones. KT makes LG Electronics trade-in move Read more Google taps retail with NYC store Devices HomeDevicesNews Apple hails “record” first weekend of China iPhone sales despite competition concerns Tags
CARL EDWARDS Born: August 15, 1979Hometown: Columbia, MissouriChampionships (1)Xfinity – 2007Cup Series StatsCompeted: 2004-2016Starts: 445 Wins: 28 Poles:2Years on Ballot: 1“If you’re looking for a driver, you’re looking for me.”Working as a substitute teacher while chasing his racing career, Edwards would hand out business cards with that phrase. His persistent efforts led him to Roush Fenway Racing and ultimately a NASCAR national series career that featured 72 victories – each usually capped by a celebratory backflip.Edwards’ quick Truck Series success earned him full-time rides in both the Cup and Xfinity Series in 2005. He won his first races in each series during an early season weekend sweep at Atlanta Motor Speedway and never looked back.Edwards finished in the top two in the Xfinity Series standings five straight years, including his 2007 championship, and amassed 38 wins over seven full seasons.Over 13 years in the Cup Series, he won 28 races, including the Coca-Cola 600 and Southern 500, both in 2015. He was the championship runner-up twice, including the closest finish in NASCAR history, losing by tiebreaker in 2011.The fan favorite retired as one of NASCAR’s top competitors of the 21st century.
By Hub City Times staffGREENWOOD – The Greenwood Indians are the 2019 champions of the Eastern Cloverbelt Conference. The Indians wrapped up the title with three big wins in the final full week of the regular season.On May 14, the Indians held off Marshfield Columbus 5-3. Jaeger Johnson got the win. He threw three innings, and gave up two earned runs on three hits while walking five and striking out four. Cooper Bredlau led the Indians with a single, a double, and an RBI.Two days later, on May 16, the Indians won again, defeating Neillsville 8-4. Tragen Bogdonovich picked up the win. He gave up three earned runs on six hits while walking four and striking out one. Bredlau and Jonah Hinker each drove in two runs. Johnson went 2-for-3 with an RBI. Sully Whitford drove in a run as well.One of Greenwood’s most-impressive wins came on Friday, May 17. The Indians twice rallied from behind to beat Loyal 8-7 in eight innings. The Greyhounds grabbed a 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning, but the Indians got two of their own in the first. Loyal kept the pressure on with three more runs in their half of the second inning. The Indians answered with a two-run second inning, to narrow the gap to two. Greenwood scored another run in the third, one more in the fourth and another in the fifth to take a 7-6 lead heading into the seventh inning.The Greyhounds tied the game on an RBI base hit by Ethan Weinfurtner, and that sent the game into a deciding eighth inning. Loyal got only one person on base, but could not score. When Greenwood came up, Johnson ripped a one-out double down the left field line. Two batters later, and with two outs, Cooper Bredlau smacked a game-winning walk-off single to center field for the win.Bredlau picked up the win in relief of Johnson on the mound. He also had two singles, two doubles, and four runs batted in. Jonah Hinker singled, doubled, and knocked in a pair of runs. Cole Zimbauer had a single, a double, and an RBI.No. 1 Greenwood will host the winner of the Div. 4 Marshfield Columbus/Port Edwards matchup on May 28 in Greenwood, in a regional semifinal.
Massive Non-Desk Workforce is an Opportunity fo… Tags:#enterprise#news david strom Related Posts 3 Areas of Your Business that Need Tech Now IT + Project Management: A Love Affair Tomorrow, video hosting provider Wistia.com announces a new site called 50 Grove. It is a video production marketplace that makes it dead simple to find great video producers to work with. To no surprise, there is a huge growth in business video in the last couple of years but there’s still a major problem: people don’t know where to go to find great producers and to find out how much they should spend on their work.“The most popular strategies for finding producers today are I know a guy, My cousin knows a guy, or reaching out to another company who has a video and asking them how they made it,” says Chris Savage, the CEO of Wistia. Now you have a place where you can watch and evaluate producers and examine what they will charge for their services. We’ve used Wistia for hosting our screencast videos for years, and glad to see that they are taking an independent leader in this marketplace. And the proof is in the pudding: you can watch samples and pick the ones you like the best in several price ranges. Cognitive Automation is the Immediate Future of…
Georgia has updated its Streamlined Sales and Use Tax (SST) Agreement taxability matrix and certificate of compliance. The changes are effective August 1, 2018. The state’s matrix and certificate of compliance can be viewed on the SST Governing Board’s website at http://www.streamlinedsalestax.org/index.php?page=Georgia.Taxability MatrixIn the matrix, new categories have been added for children’s diapers, adult diapers, and feminine hygiene products. In addition, a “Disclosed Practice” topic is added concerning tax administration practices for medical products. Responses for the new additions are not yet included.Certificate of ComplianceChanges are made to citations and questions throughout the certificate. Notably, in Section 308 (State and local tax rates), clarification is made that:food and food ingredients are subject to most local sales and use taxes when sold to individuals for off-premises human consumption; andin part of DeKalb County, one local tax does not apply to certain food sales though other local taxes do apply.In Section 322 (Sales tax holidays) a “No” response is added to the question of whether the state has a sales tax holiday.In section 323 (Caps and thresholds), an answer and comment are added indicating that as of July 1, 2017, the tax on certain boat repairs is capped at $35,000.In Part II (Product definitions), it is indicated that no definitions have been adopted for feminine hygiene products or for grooming and hygiene products.Taxability Matrix and Certificate of Compliance, Georgia Department of Revenue, revised July 30, 2018, effective as notedLogin to read more tax news on CCH® AnswerConnect or CCH® Intelliconnect®.Not a subscriber? Sign up for a free trial or contact us for a representative.
Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £11.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://subscribe.premiersports.tv/ Verona patron Maurizio Setti claims his club have been made a “scapegoat” as their chief operating officer is “perplexed” by the partial stadium ban for racism. The FIGC ruled on Monday that part of Verona’s curva would be closed for their next game after fans racially abused Mario Balotelli during their 2-1 win against Brescia at the weekend. “We’ve been made a scapegoat,” Setti told Rainews24. The Gialloblu reacted by giving an 11-year ban to ultras leader Luca Castellini, who claimed the racism was all “in Balotelli’s head” and repeatedly referred to him as ‘n***o’ in a controversial interview. Director Francesco Barresi told Sky Sport Italia: “It’s a decision we took after careful consideration on Monday. “We’ve never tolerated and will never tolerate this type of behaviour, while fighting any form of discrimination. “We proceeded to take this measure because the principles and values that the club expects from any of its stakeholders proved to be alien to the subject in question. “As for the section of our curva being closed off, it’s a decision that’s just been made aware to us: we’ll evaluate the action taken and then decide how to move. “However, I must say that the measure leaves us perplexed and even amazed, given we consider it very harsh, especially if we were to identify those few subjects, as specified by the FIGC judge, in the context of a sector that holds thousands of fans. “We want to see this thing through because we believe it isn’t correct to punish an entire sector because of a few individuals, whom we’re trying to identify, to protect the many people and families that have been supporting Hellas Verona for many years.”
Touch Football Australia (TFA) will be conducting the 2012 Trends of the Game Workshop Series for affiliated members in Port Macquarie on Thursday, 20 September in conjunction with the 2012 X-Blades National Youth Championships.There will be a coach workshop and a referee workshop conducted by Australia’s leading coaches and referee coaches. To register and confirm your attendance please email TFA Technical Manager, Tara Steel – [email protected] by Tuesday, 18 September. For more information, please click on the attached document. Related Files2012_trends_of_the_game_release-pdfRelated LinksTrends Of The Game
Fonseca hails Roma’s ‘courage’ after victory over Bolognaby Carlos Volcanoa month agoSend to a friendShare the loveRoma boss Paulo Fonseca hailed his players’ “courage” after victory at Bologna.Edin Dzeko headed a winner in the final seconds – after Gianluca Mancini received a second yellow card for a raised elbow on Federico Santander.”We played well and I thought dominated throughout the match,” Fonseca told Sky Sport Italia.“It’s true that in the second half Bologna pushed on the counter-attack and created scoring opportunities, but we deserved the victory for our character, unity and courage.”He added: “We know that our playing style involves running some risks, but that is what we have decided, that is our approach and we’re not going to change it.“I have adapted slightly and I think this version is more realistic in Serie A, but we always want to go for the win. I think everyone in the side is happy with the way we are playing, so they are enthusiastic and motivated.” About the authorCarlos VolcanoShare the loveHave your say
oxford police department ole miss arkansasoxford police department ole miss arkansasArkansas quarterback Brandon Allen is having his way against Ole Miss’ defense Saturday night, as he’s currently 26-of-33 for 339 yards and four touchdowns. The Rebels’ defense has looked so bad, that the police department in town is poking a bit of fun at them.The Oxford Police Department, clearly joking, suggested that fans need to stop calling 911 with requests to kick Arkansas’ quarterback out of the stadium.Asking us to kick the Arkansas QB out of the stadium is not a legit reason to dial 911. #ARKvsMISS— Oxford Police Dept (@OxfordPolice) November 7, 2015The Razorbacks and Rebels are currently tied 38-38 with 10 minutes to play.