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A salesperson demonstrates the Apple iPhone 4 in New Delhi, India. While mobile device use is growing rapidly in emerging markets, Apple's current product line may prove prohibitively expensive for many consumers. Manish Swarup/AP hide caption

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As Developing World Goes Mobile, Can Apple Make The Sale?

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Data gleaned from e-readers gives writers a new kind of feedback to take into consideration — or ignore. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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E-Readers Track How We Read, But Is The Data Useful To Authors?

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U.S. troops in Afghanistan appear to have mixed feelings about the decision lifting the ban on women in combat positions. Some women already operate in combat zones. Hospital Corpsman Shannon Crowley is shown here with her Marine Corps team in Musa Qala, Afghanistan, in November 2010. Paula Bronstein/Getty Images hide caption

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Women In Combat: What Do Troops In Afghanistan Think?

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John Larson, owner of Snus Hill Winery in Madrid, Iowa, blends wine from Iowa grapes with grapes from other parts of the country. He says the area's lack of rain was really good for grapes. Sarah McCammon /Iowa Public Radio hide caption

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The Silver Lining In Drought: 5 Upsides To Rain-Free Weather

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Miner Steve Ator cleans a drill bit inside the Lincoln Project Mine, in Sutter Creek, Calif. Lauren Sommer/KQED hide caption

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New Gold Rush Has Little Luster For Some In The Golden State

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Whit Hiler (left) and Griffin VanMeter are spearheading the campaign to change Kentucky's slogan from Unbridled Spirit to Kentucky Kicks Ass. KentuckyForKentucky hide caption

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Unbridled Kentuckians Decide It's Time For A Kick-Ass New Slogan

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Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn relied on each other to shape their very different musical careers. Bettmann/Corbis hide caption

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Meet The Musical Mendelssohns: Felix And Fanny

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