10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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Good morning. Here’s the news. After, come back to SAI for live news and analysis all day long.

  • China is set to end a 13-year ban on video game consoles. Sony and Nintendo are spiking.
  • Huge money manager┬áBlackRock has invested in Twitter at a $9 billion valuation.
  • This pen can translate printed text as you read it.
  • Yahoo will report earnings today.
  • Apple is going to release a new iPad model, probably one with a lot more storage.
  • Apple’s iPhone isn’t as cool as it used to be with the richies in Asia’s trendiest cities.
  • The tractor beam from Star Trek is close to becoming a reality.
  • A quote in a Bloomberg report made it sound like Lenovo wants to buy RIM, but now Lenovo PR is walking the story back.
  • Amazon’s Kindle Fire is far and away the most popular Android tablet, according to this report.
  • Twitter app Vine has a porn problem.

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