Apple’s iPhone Loses Name Battle with Mexico’s iFone

By Agence France-Presse

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MEXICO CITY — A Mexican telecommunications firm named iFone has declared victory in a trademark battle with Apple’s iPhone, exposing the US company to a potential compensation payment.

The Mexican firm said in a statement that a court denied Apple’s bid to protect the iPhone name in a case that began in 2009, when iFone sued the California-based company because the similar-sounding names caused confusion. Continue reading

Britan’s Atheist Church is Ready to Expand Globally

By Agence France-Presse

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Echoing with joyful song and with a congregation bent on leading better lives, this London church is like any other — except there’s no mention of God.

Britain’s atheist church is barely three months old but it already has more “worshippers” than can fit into its services, while more than 200 non-believers worldwide have contacted organisers to ask how they can set up their own branch. Continue reading

Oh No He Didn’t

By: John Jackson
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Just In Case He Was Wondering…..romney

Why he didn’t get elected president of the United States.

 

Mitt Romney was addressing a crowd in Prattville , Alabama this past Monday when he stated:
I understand how difficult it can be for an African-American in today’s society. In fact, I can relate to black people very well indeed. My ancestors once owned slaves, and it is in my lineage to work closely with the black community. However, just because they were freed over a century ago doesn’t mean they can now be freeloaders. They need to be told to work hard, and the incentives just aren’t there for them anymore. When I’m president I plan to work closely with the black community to bring a sense of pride and work ethic back into view for them. 

If this is the next U.S. President and leader of the free world, we will be IN TROUBLE!!!! LORD, HELP US ALL!!!  (Prayers Answered)
Read Full Article Here: http://www.freewoodpost.com/2012/03/13/mitt-romney-i-can-relate-to-black-people-my-ancestors-once-owned-slaves/ 

Article First Appeared in The Black Truth News Volume 4 Issue 2 Feb. 20th 2013

News (Feed) Flash: Facebook Eyes New Changes

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Facebook is shaking things up once again on its desktop platform — this time focusing in on breaking up the site’s news feed.

On Thursday, the company is expected to unveil big changes to its homepage feed, likely making it both more visual and content specific to users. The retooling comes barely a month after it unveiled Graph Search, a refined search feature that users are still grappling to understand. Continue reading