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Report: Apple may build an iTunes Android app, launch Spotify rival

Report: Apple may build an iTunes Android app, launch Spotify rival | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Is Apple getting ready to build its first Android app? Declining digital music sales may force the company to break with long-held beliefs.
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Rockin' Nun Shocks 'The Voice of Italy'

Rockin' Nun Shocks 'The Voice of Italy' | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
When 25-year-old Sister Cristina Scuccia appeared on The Voice of Italy, she floored the audience and judges with her performance.
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Your Friday fun video - adios Susan Boyle.

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Casselyn Feinstein - 30 under 30

Casselyn Feinstein - 30 under 30 | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
"In the past year, what’s helped me most actually had nothing to do with my business. I’ve gotten more involved in my community, even running fund-raisers from my office. I’ve a
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Clayton T. Jirak - 30 under 30

Clayton T. Jirak - 30 under 30 | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
"Many of my clients want to live a more sustainable lifestyle, which also includes the way they search for homes. I strive to provide my clients with specialized knowledge in sustainable home buy
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More than just an RV: ESCAPE injects some style into the tiny house movement

More than just an RV: ESCAPE injects some style into the tiny house movement | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
The 37 sq m (400 sq ft) ESCAPE home boasts a handsome design, the option of operating fully off-grid, and official legal status as an RV.
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Autonomous cars start to take shape

Autonomous cars start to take shape | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Most autonomous cars are rough, experimental versions of current models, with all kinds of added sensor hardware. The recent Geneva Motor Show flipped the a...
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Yahoo, Google and Apple also claim right to read user emails

Yahoo, Google and Apple also claim right to read user emails | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it

The broad rights email providers claim for themselves has come to light following Microsoft's admission that it read a journalist's Hotmail account in an attempt to track down the source of an internal leak. But most webmail services claim the right to read users' email if they believe that such access is necessary to protect their property.

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Pricey housing listings flock together in coastal cities; in San Francisco, 43.5% of listings are priced at $1 million and above

Pricey housing listings flock together in coastal cities; in San Francisco, 43.5% of listings are priced at $1 million and above | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Pricey listings flock together in cities like San Francisco and San Jose; the low square footage factor
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FHA launching Fannie, Freddie-style appraisal portal

FHA launching Fannie, Freddie-style appraisal portal | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
The FHA is working to launch The Electronic Appraisal Delivery portal in 2015 after a period of testing this summer.
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Zillow Partners With NBC’s 'American Dream Builders

Zillow Partners With NBC’s 'American Dream Builders | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Zillow is thrilled and proud to be partnered with NBC’s new home improvement show, American Dream Builders, hosted by the fabulously stylish celebrity designer Nate Berkus.
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Zillow scores again.
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What Were Chicagoland's 10 Busiest Suburban Markets in February?

What Were Chicagoland's 10 Busiest Suburban Markets in February? | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Where was the real estate action taking place in Chicagoland's suburbs in February?
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96 Percent of U.S. County Real Estate Markets Better Off Than at Height of Foreclosure Crisis Four Years Ago

96 Percent of U.S. County Real Estate Markets Better Off Than at Height of Foreclosure Crisis Four Years Ago | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
96 percent of county housing markets are better off than they were four years ago when foreclosures peaked in 2010 but only 8 percent of are better off than they were eight years ago in 2006.
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Bed bugs spotted at the Thompson Center

Bed bugs spotted at the Thompson Center | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it

The critters were discovered in offices used by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation by a pest management business over the weekend.

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No Place like Home - Zillow & Jim Cramer

Zillow moved the real estate game from the streets to its website and mobile apps helping its users find a place to call home. But it's also building some se...
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Case-Shiller Who?

 

Pay $1000 make $10000?

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Prudential Starck Award Winners

Prudential Starck Award Winners | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Seven broker associates in the Prudential Starck, Realtors office in St. Charles have received recognition for success and superior service in 2013. The categories of achievement are based on the level of sales volume and number of units sold.
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Rebecca Thomson - 30 under 30

Rebecca Thomson - 30 under 30 | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
“This past year, I began leveraging my networks with targeted marketing. Specifically, I hosted two client-appreciation events, one of which was held on a Chicago rooftop. Those clients brought
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Michael McElroy - 30 under 30

Michael McElroy - 30 under 30 | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
“I view real estate as a social business and a charitable one. My approach to winning business is simple: help others win first. I’ve made it a personal goal to improve the lives of as man
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Goodyear's new state-of-the-art airship makes its first flight

Goodyear's new state-of-the-art airship makes its first flight | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
On Friday, Goodyear unveiled its new state-of-the-art blimp at its Wingfoot Lake hangar in Suffield, Ohio. Built in partnership with the Zeppelin company, t...
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NAR President: We want GSE reform to take place now

NAR President: We want GSE reform to take place now | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Now that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac reform talk is at the forefront of the table, National Association of Realtors President Steve Brown is ready to get the balling rolling on progress.
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Study Finds Electric Car Range Drops 57% In Cold Weather

Study Finds Electric Car Range Drops 57% In Cold Weather | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it

We've known for some time that battery range in electric vehicles can fluctuate in response to temperature. However, studies and simulations have produced varying estimates of how much range owners can expect to lose. 

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Never Underestimate Your Audience's Will To Avoid Reading

Never Underestimate Your Audience's Will To Avoid Reading | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Good design isn't everything--but bad design can kill an otherwise solid project. Take stock of your images with this guide to visuals.
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A news app for car-bound commuters

A news app for car-bound commuters | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
Tribune Digital Ventures, the Silicon Valley-based technology arm of Tribune Co., is betting that it's first app can beat news radio.
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RealBiz Media Group Announces Launch of Nestbuilder Agent

RealBiz Media Group Announces Launch of Nestbuilder Agent | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it

Just when everyone thought real estate agents had everything they needed at their fingertips, a Ft. Lauderdale company prepares to launch its latest online video web page.

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Peoples Gas charges 75% more than Nicor as Chicago heating bills soar

Peoples Gas charges 75% more than Nicor as Chicago heating bills soar | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it
The price Peoples Gas and sister utility North Shore Gas will charge for natural gas next month will rise to the highest level most Chicagoans have seen since 2006.
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Google Defeats Document Retrieval Patent-Infringement Suit (1)

Google Defeats Document Retrieval Patent-Infringement Suit (1) | Real Estate Plus+ Daily News | Scoop.it

Google Inc., the world’s largest Internet-search provider, won a lawsuit accusing it of infringing patents on technology for retrieving documents.

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