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The new Typo 2 keyboard case. It now looks kind of like a BlackBerry instead of exactly like a BlackBerry.
Remember Typo, the company co-founded by entertainer and tech luminary Ryan Seacrest that began selling a suspiciously BlackBerry-like keyboard case for the iPhone earlier this year? Typo is back with a new iteration called the Typo 2, which takes the same idea and implements it in a way that hopefully won't make a certain Canadian smartphone manufacturer feel litigious.
The original Typo keyboard looked so much like BlackBerry's that BlackBerry sued in January, and by March it had won a preliminary injunction banning Typo from selling the accessory.
Big discounts are putting some sizzle in summer auto sales.
General Motors, Ford, Nissan and Chrysler all reported big gains as the major automakers reported July sales Friday.
Industry sales were expected to rise 5 percent to 1.4 million, according to J. D. Power and Associates.
U. S. construction spending fell in June by the largest amount in more than three years as housing, non-residential construction and government spending all weakened.
The Commerce Department says construction spending dropped 1.8 percent in June on a seasonally adjusted basis after rising by a revised 0.8 percent in May.