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Baltimore Sun
Roughly Speaking podcast: Backing up technology: Radio navigation and paper ballots (episode 289)commercial and civilian — it's not foolproof. "The Coast Guard has reported mul
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
commercial and civilian — it's not foolproof. "The Coast Guard has reported multiple episodes of GPS jamming at non-U.S. ports," reports Sean Gallagher, the Baltimore-based IT and national security editor for Ars Technica. "South Korea has... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Congressman Jim Bridenstine May Be Trump's Choice As NASA AdministratorCongressman Jim Bridenstine (R-OK) (pictured) as the next NASA administrator, a
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
Congressman Jim Bridenstine (R-OK) (pictured) as the next NASA administrator, according to reports from NASA Watch and Ars Technica. Aerojet Rocketdyne VP John Schumacher is reportedly being considered for the Deputy Administrator post. Ars... Read more
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The Washington Times
Shaun Bridges, disgraced Secret Service agent, pleads guilty to second bitcoin heistA former Secret Service agent currently serving time for stealing hundreds of t
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
A former Secret Service agent currently serving time for stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of digital currency has pleaded guilty to new charges related to the theft of millions more. Shaun Bridges, 35, pleaded guilty in San Francisco... Read more
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Business Wire
Cooper Tire and Consortium Partners Complete $6.9 Million USDA Grant to Study Guayule Polymer for Tire Applicationspartners, including Clemson University, Cornell University, PanAridus and the A
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
partners, including Clemson University, Cornell University, PanAridus and the Agricultural Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA-ARS), today announced the completion of a five-year, $6.9 million Biomass Research and... Read more
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New Kerala
Modest economic growth anticipated for New Brunswick cities in 2017, while St. John's economy will continue to struggle - newkerala news #259967which includes the forestry sector. Both metro areas are benefitting from the l
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
which includes the forestry sector. Both metro areas are benefitting from the low Canadian dollar, which is boosting U.S. demand for their exports," said Alan Arcand, Associate Director, Centre for Municipal Studies, The Conference Board of... Read more
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Mashable
Android's first serious augmented reality phone is finally hereGoogle's Tango-based 3D depth-tracking for advanced augmented reality experienc
Mashable / Posted 15 days ago
Google's Tango-based 3D depth-tracking for advanced augmented reality experiences, is finally available for purchase in the U.S. Cutting-edge consumers can pick one up at Verizon for $27 a month paid over 24 months, or for the full price of... Read more
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The Hill
Trump signs Russia sanctions bill | Senate panel advances cyber scholarships bill | More victims identified in Mexican spyware casethe executive branch's authority to negotiate," he said. "Congress could not ev
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
the executive branch's authority to negotiate," he said. "Congress could not even negotiate a healthcare bill after seven years of talking." He also touted his career in real estate to argue that he -- and not Congress -- is better equipped to lead... Read more
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Grainnet.com
U.S. Wheat Associates Welcomes Korean Wheat Crop Survey Trade Team to U.S. to Inform Purchasing Decisionsconsider and balance. Global wheat buyers typically consider price, reliabilit
Grainnet.com / Posted 21 days ago
consider and balance. Global wheat buyers typically consider price, reliability, customer service and wheat quality, and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) makes it possible for overseas wheat buyers to review these factors with the people who develop,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Airbus Helicopters H145 makes U.S. law enforcement debutrescues in mountainous regions of Nevada. LVMPD performs about 170 such rescues
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 22 days ago
rescues in mountainous regions of Nevada. LVMPD performs about 170 such rescues each year. “We fly in some extremely harsh conditions, and we need a helicopter that excels in a grueling hot and high density altitude environment,” LVMPD Chief... Read more
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Newsmax
TSA Electronics Screening Expands; Airport Lines Too, Probablycould be used as homemade bombs, laptops were banned on flights from nine mostl
Newsmax / Posted 22 days ago
could be used as homemade bombs, laptops were banned on flights from nine mostly Middle Eastern airlines into the U.S., but those restrictions were lifted earlier this month. “It is critical for TSA to constantly enhance and adjust... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NASA wanted to talk about science. A congressman wanted to ask about Martian civilizations.brightest minds were invited to Capitol Hill on Tuesday to tell members of Cong
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
brightest minds were invited to Capitol Hill on Tuesday to tell members of Congress about water that once ran across Mars, and the possibility of life on Europa and missions to explore them. "Good questions," the chairman of the space... Read more
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Gamasutra
AR game restrictions ruled unconstitutional by district judgedecision that could affect how augmented reality game devs operate and design g
Gamasutra / Posted 28 days ago
decision that could affect how augmented reality game devs operate and design games in the long-term. As reported by Ars Technica, the law was challenged by mobile studio Candy Lab, creators of augmented reality poker game Texas Rope 'Em, on... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Feds Concede Can’t Search Cloud Data at Border for US Citizensconnect to the Internet and automatically pull the latest data. To guard (impe
Naked Capitalism / Posted 1 months ago
connect to the Internet and automatically pull the latest data. To guard (imperfectly and somewhat) against this, as the Ars Technica account makes clear, the American Civil Liberties Union warns people crossing the US border to put their phones... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Google's New Mobile OS Will Have a Distinctly Non-Linux Hueabout the new OS since it first came to light last year. However, new details
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 1 months ago
about the new OS since it first came to light last year. However, new details surfaced last week, first reported by Ars Technica, and have been making the rounds. Fuchsia apparently will move Google away from its long association with... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
US House committee rejects ag lab closings; Hoeven could play..."I strongly support the Agricultural Research Service and am working as chairma
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
"I strongly support the Agricultural Research Service and am working as chairman of Ag Appropriations to ensure that ARS centers are properly funded in the fiscal 2018 appropriations process." Dieter had been in touch with U.S. Sens. Amy... Read more
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Market Watch
A placenta cell medication could help the U.S. get through a nuclear meltdownthe body being exposed to high doses of radiation in extreme scenarios like nuc
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
the body being exposed to high doses of radiation in extreme scenarios like nuclear meltdowns or use of nuclear weapons. ARS injuries can be treated, but it’s a complicated endeavor and involves heavy use of resources like blood infusions that... Read more

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