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Apple announces record sales of iPhones and iPads <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=47b583e4f0&e=64366086ac> – Technology giant more than doubled profits making $13.06bn (£8.35bn) compared with $6bn for the same quarter in 2010.

ecoSMARTER <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=c73956e14e&e=64366086ac> – The ecoSMARTER team are looking for businesses based in the North West who have less than 10 employees and would like to take part.

GDP figures confirm gloomy outlook <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=45fdb0ab74&e=64366086ac> – GDP fell by 0.2% at the end of last year following 0.6% growth in the third quarter.

Call for submissions <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=2f323b9401&e=64366086ac> – FutureEverything invites makers to create objects, installations and performances that explore the cross-fertilisation of new and traditional media and materials.

Hackers retaliate over Megaupload website shutdown <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=f5cabfb1e5&e=64366086ac> – Hackers have targeted the US government and copyright organisations following the shutdown of the Megaupload file-sharing website.

Manchester Wired City Reconnected Event – Business Collaborative Networking <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=d08d65142d&e=64366086ac> – 26th January – After all the Christmas holiday expense……let’s get straight back into “doing business”.

The Launchpad <http://manchesterdigital.us1list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=2f7d82c28c&e=64366086ac> – 31st January – The Launchpad is a business support service to the creative, digital and media sectors in the North of England.

An evening in the Cloud with Microsoft <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=aa39c2d0a7&e=64366086ac> – 1st February – Shaping Cloud invites you to spend an evening in the cloud as we explore what’s in store for 2012.

Legal Workshop – Introduction to Contracts <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=b40b02ede4&e=64366086ac> – 3rd February – 2 hour legal workshop about Contracts with Suzy Weeks.

Salford Social Media Surgery <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=61a92eae5d&e=64366086ac> – 9th February – Speak to experts and get advice and tips on how social media can help your organisation.

Hack to the Future <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=02ab7d5deb&e=64366086ac> – 11th February – The aim is to enable today’s digital creators to engage with the digital creators of tomorrow.

Smart cities of the future in Asia <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=3608f147c5&e=64366086ac> – 14th February – This half-day event will highlight real business opportunities that the development of smart cities across Asia presents to UK companies.

Meet.. the Nominet Trust <http://manchesterdigitalus1.list-manage.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=d1f749fc66&e=64366086ac> – 22nd February – The Nominet Trust are currently funding a variety of social innovation projects that utilise technology.

Manchester Net Squared: February Meetup <http://manchesterdigital.us1.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=05498db875e34b9be1926cd19&id=36b33f3204&e=64366086ac> – 28th February – Digital Storytelling – I’m the storyteller and my story must be told!