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December 13, 2009

Business and Finance How China's economic policy upsets the neighbors
As the United States loses some of its capacity to import voraciously from the rest of the world, China reaches a supply glut in some products -- making it difficult for neighboring countries to compete, especially as the Chinese government continues to keep a tight control on the value of its currency. An excellent illustration of how esoteric-sounding matters like currency flotation can decide whether lots of people in developing countries go jobless.

Computers and the Internet "Google Goggles" combines cell-phone cameras with image search
The tool is supposedly being launched through Google Labs first, for rollout to the rest of the world after a public testing period

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