10 Things You Need To Know This Morning

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In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue.Some years later, you got some headlines:

  • Apple admits the iPhone 5 has a (fairly common) camera problem.
  • US congressman says these two Chinese firms are a security threat.
  • SpaceX successfully launched a cargo ship to the international space station.
  • HSN is selling PCs loaded with Windows 8, and boy are they buggy.
  • Apple supposedly ordered 10 million iPad Minis for the fourth quarter.
  • These guys are going to print guns with 3D printers.
  • Google and Apple spent more on patent lawsuits and acquisitions than they did on R&D last year.
  • The end of “boundless supplies of cheap, compliant Asian factory workers” is near for Apple and others.
  • In this video, a million dollar Oracle racing sailboat goes ker-splash.
  • Twitter chairman Jack Dorsey’s role has been reduced over coworker complaints.

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