• Napster, hatched by a teenager, signals a new era of peer-to-peer computing--a Net that functions just fine without big expensive servers.

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  • If it requires a big expensive acquisition, they need to move quickly to do that and retain the key top talent.

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  • For Jobs, he had a big expensive airplane and he was involved in the whole stock option back-dating scandal last decade.

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  • Big expensive cars which drive superbly on the autobahn are not the same as the big cheap cars that most Americans prefer to drive.

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  • We may find that Riccitiello was, in fact, providing cover to the producers of these big, expensive releases into the choked pool of big-budget core gaming, and his departure will accelerate a focus on reliable, iteration-friendly sporting franchises such as Madden NFL and FIFA Soccer and on mobile gaming.

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  • One day while fishing in the Yellowstone River, Field thought about his big, expensive--and mostly idle--press.

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  • But big, expensive projectiles are looking a little useless against the small, mobile and urban threats of today.

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  • Assuring that the energy supplies are there to underpin economic growth is, in itself, a big and expensive challenge.

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  • Big wheels also mean big, expensive tires that need replacement more often and give dealers yet another profit stream.

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  • For example, last week news started trickling out that a big, expensive settlement was expected sometime between now and September.

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  • But even one significant loss can cause a big and expensive headache.

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  • The big, expensive bet he made by buying Dutch drug maker Organon is looking all the more important (see "Fix It, Fred").

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  • If an animal is carrying around something as big and expensive as a brain, why not use it for increasing his likelihood of mating?

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  • Whatever happens with the next consoles from Microsoft and Sony, their beefier hardware will encourage big, expensive games from developers with resources to burn.

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  • The two countries also share the experience of running big, expensive, religious, materialistic and messy democracies in which central governments are constrained by powerful states.

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  • At times portrayed as a big, expensive, complicated software company, SAP is being successfully implemented in some of the most remote villages by simple Ghanaian farmers.

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  • Thompson wanted Thor's Four Winds brand of motor homes to start building big, expensive diesel buses when he saw the market for diesels heat up a few years ago.

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  • Until now, most of China's explosive growth in auto sales has been concentrated in the wealthier coastal areas near Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, where big, expensive sedans are popular.

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  • Neeta Reheja has planned more million dollar weddings that she cares to remember, but she can still get nervous when a big, expensive show is about to go off.

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  • On the current trajectory and policy for electricity, then that seems a reasonable bet, as chronic under-investment, poor foresight and the de-carboning commitments combine towards a big and expensive catch-up.

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  • Electronic Arts' Guitar Hero spinoff (created by Harmonix, the original makers of Guitar Hero), Rock Band is a great big, expensive music videogame that will take up serious room in your house.

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  • Too often, I think, all the emphasis is on making everything big and expensive and pumping all those dollars into sets and wardrobe and somehow the writing plays second or third or fourth fiddle.

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  • We also wanted to publish an app as efficiently as possible no big, expensive, heavily staffed, in-house solutions that other publishers concocted but are now prevented by pride from doing away with.

    FORBES: Connect

  • "PLM has been perceived as a big, expensive technology akin to an ERP-scale effort, " she says, referring to enterprise resource planning, another alphabet-soup software that tries to unite a company's operations on one computer system.

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  • Again, diversity of supply has played a crucial role: the development of gas and other power sources has refuted the argument which held that governments must take charge because cheap electricity requires big, expensive plants.

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  • So far this year, GM has been able to stem the slide of the sales of big, expensive sport utility vehicles, with a raft of all-new models like the Chevy Tahoe, Cadillac Escalade and GMC Yukon.

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  • Two big, expensive schemes designed to reduce malnutrition a public distribution system (PDS) that provides subsidised food to the poor and a vast midday-meal scheme, to which 120m schoolchildren are signed up are hampered by inefficiency and corruption.

    ECONOMIST: Child malnutrition in India

  • "I think the drug companies are going to do some big, expensive trials, but until they're done with real objectivity, I worry, " says Raymond Woosley , vice president of health sciences at the University of Arizona and a noted drug-safety expert.

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  • Merck has so far declined to conduct a big, expensive study to establish that Gardasil can prevent HPV infection in the throat, probably because it would be difficult to use such a study to get regulatory approval from the Food and Drug Administration.

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  • Big firms with expensive lawyers can usually navigate the system, but small players flounder.

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