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Daily Mirror
Could you spend a year in a cramped dome with five people like this NASA crew?Six ‘astronauts’ have begun a year-long NASA experiment to simulate what life w
Could you spend a year in a cramped dome with five people like this NASA crew?
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Six ‘astronauts’ have begun a year-long NASA experiment to simulate what life will be like on Mars. It is the longest experiment of its type and their experiences will be used to help plan any future manned mission to the Red Planet - which is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Weighing the value of postsecondary school and other stories you may have missedIs the cost of postsecondary education worth it? Young people in Canada today
Weighing the value of postsecondary school and other stories you may have missed
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Is the cost of postsecondary education worth it? Young people in Canada today are going to postsecondary schools in greater proportions, living at home longer and starting their careers later than ever. It all raises the question: Is the education... Read more
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FOX News
2 sons, 1 kidney: Mother donates organ to friend’s son suffering from same disease as her ownFrom the day Jessica DeDio learned her son’s kidneys would one day fail due to
2 sons, 1 kidney: Mother donates organ to friend’s son suffering from same disease as her own
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
From the day Jessica DeDio learned her son’s kidneys would one day fail due to a rare disease he was diagnosed with as a child, she’d tended to her health so she could donate her own. DeDio and her son, Bailey, found solace in that idea, but when... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
NS2 Serves, a tech training program for vets, is putting new emphasis on analyticsA training program for veterans run by NS2 Serves has honed in on analytics as
NS2 Serves, a tech training program for vets, is putting new emphasis on analytics
Federal Computer Week / Posted 5 days ago
A training program for veterans run by NS2 Serves has honed in on analytics as it heads into its fourth session. Potential employers have shown a tremendous amount of demand for analytical skills, said Mark Testoni, president of SAP National... Read more
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Business Wire
Data on Tumor Treating Fields to be Presented at the 37th Annual Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology SocietyST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novocure, a commercial stage oncology comp
Data on Tumor Treating Fields to be Presented at the 37th Annual Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
ST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Novocure, a commercial stage oncology company, announced today that data describing the latest understanding of how Tumor Treating Fields (TTFields) distribute within tissues and cells will be presented at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Usiu, Tech Republic Launch Innovation Boot Camp to Equip Teens With Coding SkillsTech Republic has partnered with The United States International University-Afr
Usiu, Tech Republic Launch Innovation Boot Camp to Equip Teens With Coding Skills
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Tech Republic has partnered with The United States International University-Africa to offer upper primary and secondary pupils aged 12 - 19 with a platform through which they can learn and expand their coding prowess. Tech Republic is a technology... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Around the DistrictSchool board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Educ
Around the District
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 8 days ago
School board to meet The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 6 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley Street in Soldotna (unless otherwise noted). For more information, call 907-714-8888 or visit... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Dinner Menu on MarsFor three weeks in May and June of this year, the Pierogi Boiler—a cavernous Br
A Dinner Menu on Mars
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
For three weeks in May and June of this year, the Pierogi Boiler—a cavernous Brooklyn factory turned art-gallery space—was home to an odd structure: a 1,200-square-foot translucent plastic bubble, held up by air pressure. One corner of the structure... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Three Illinois Universities Recognized Among World's BestThree universities in Illinois have been recognized as among the best schools i
Three Illinois Universities Recognized Among World's Best
NBC Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
Three universities in Illinois have been recognized as among the best schools in the world. The Academic Ranking of World Universities (also known as the Shanghai rankings) released their annual report last week. The University of Chicago,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'Jihadi John' reveals his face for the first timeApparently shot in the Syrian desert, the clip was obtained by rebel fighter of
'Jihadi John' reveals his face for the first time
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Apparently shot in the Syrian desert, the clip was obtained by rebel fighter of the Free Syrian Army, which is opposing Islamic State, and sent to a contact in the Bulgarian capital Sofia. An expert in facial mapping said there were a “number of... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Professors advise on how to succeed at office hoursComing to a large public university is nothing short of intimidating for the av
Professors advise on how to succeed at office hours
The Daily Californian / Posted 12 days ago
Coming to a large public university is nothing short of intimidating for the average freshman. When a lower-division class can contain hundreds of students, it is easy to fall under the radar behind a laptop in the back of a lecture hall. As the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Death of 'model student' who plunged 4 floors remains a mysteryThe death of a student who fell four stories remains a mystery after questions
Death of 'model student' who plunged 4 floors remains a mystery
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
The death of a student who fell four stories remains a mystery after questions were raised at over the authenticity of a possible 'suicide' note left at the scene. First year student Georg Zanker, 20, who was studying computer sciences at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cameroonians Youths to Study in JapanThe Japanese Ambassador to Cameroon, Kunio Okamura, on Monday August 17, 2015,
Cameroonians Youths to Study in Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Japanese Ambassador to Cameroon, Kunio Okamura, on Monday August 17, 2015, offered a farewell dinner for three Cameroonian youths who received scholarships to study in Japan. The scholarships are in line with the African Business Education... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
No protests in DOD electronic health record awardThe deadline for protesting the Pentagon's multi-billion electronic health reco
No protests in DOD electronic health record award
Federal Computer Week / Posted 18 days ago
The deadline for protesting the Pentagon's multi-billion electronic health record contract award has passed, and none of the also-rans have filed, according to a Department of Defense spokesperson. DOD announced that the team of Leidos, Cerner, and... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Software giant CSC snaps up Chicago IT firmSoftware giant Computer Sciences Corp. has agreed to buy Chicago IT services an
Software giant CSC snaps up Chicago IT firm
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 19 days ago
Software giant Computer Sciences Corp. has agreed to buy Chicago IT services and consulting firm Fruition Partners. Fruition helps clients automate their IT operations, with much of its business stemming from its ServiceNow offering, a cloud-based... Read more
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Computer Business Review
'Tougher tech teaching needed': 10 tech experts respond to A-level resultsCBR gets reaction from experts from Salesforce, Hitachi Data Systems, SAS, Capg
'Tougher tech teaching needed': 10 tech experts respond to A-level results
Computer Business Review / Posted 19 days ago
CBR gets reaction from experts from Salesforce, Hitachi Data Systems, SAS, Capgemini and the Open University on the tech passes and fails of the UK's A-levels. The release of this year's A-level results sparked much interest the tech sector, with... Read more
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PC Advisor
Security industry reacts to Oracle's CSO missiveIn case there existed any previous questions regarding how Oracle's chief secur
Security industry reacts to Oracle's CSO missive
PC Advisor / Posted 19 days ago
In case there existed any previous questions regarding how Oracle's chief security officer, Mary Ann Davidson, felt about its customers uncovering software vulnerabilities in its applications, they were laid to rest yesterday in a strongly worded... Read more
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Bury Free Press
SLIDESHOW: Top A-level results see students take major step towards a bright future Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are wor
SLIDESHOW: Top A-level results see students take major step towards a bright future
Bury Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Students have made a major step towards a bright... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Working for GoogleThursday, 13 August 2015, 10:22 amPress Release: Waikato UniversityA University
Working for Google
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
Thursday, 13 August 2015, 10:22 amPress Release: Waikato UniversityA University of Waikato computer science student has landed a fully-paid summer internship with Google’s Sydney office. Computer Science and... Read more
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Business Wire
CSC Reports FY 2015 Annual Corporate Responsibility Progress“CSC remains strongly committed to corporate responsibility and sustainability
CSC Reports FY 2015 Annual Corporate Responsibility Progress
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
“CSC remains strongly committed to corporate responsibility and sustainability across our global operation, from energy reduction and community engagement to investments that help our people grow,” said Mike Lawrie, president and chief executive... Read more
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PhysOrg
Computer scientists introduce new graphics softwareAs the researchers explain, humans can perceive stylistic similarity between ob
Computer scientists introduce new graphics software
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
As the researchers explain, humans can perceive stylistic similarity between objects that transcends structure and function. For example, we can see a common style such as Danish modern' in both a table and chair, though they have different... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Machine teaching' holds the power to illuminate human learningCredit: George Hodan/Public Domain Human learning is a complex, sometimes myste
'Machine teaching' holds the power to illuminate human learning
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
Credit: George Hodan/Public Domain Human learning is a complex, sometimes mysterious process. Most of us have had experiences where we have struggled to learn something new, but also times when we've picked something up nearly effortlessly. What if... Read more
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Market Watch
Computer Sciences acquires two firms, profit risesComputer Sciences Corp. said its earnings rose 9.6% on lower costs during the q
Computer Sciences acquires two firms, profit rises
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
Computer Sciences Corp. said its earnings rose 9.6% on lower costs during the quarter ended in July, as the company unveiled two separate deals to boost its commercial business. The Falls Church, Va.-based company agreed to acquire Fixnetix, which... Read more
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Business Wire
CSC Delivers Earnings Growth, Margin Expansion and Improved Cash Flow Performance in First Quarter 2016“First-quarter results were consistent with our expectations for the start of f
CSC Delivers Earnings Growth, Margin Expansion and Improved Cash Flow Performance in First Quarter 2016
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
“First-quarter results were consistent with our expectations for the start of fiscal 2016," said Mike Lawrie, president and CEO. “Profitability improved year-over-year in our commercial business and remained strong in our public sector business, and... Read more
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Business Wire
CSC to Acquire Fruition Partners, ServiceNow’s Largest Dedicated Global Integration Partner and Leading Cloud-Based Service Management Solutions ProviderAs global enterprises transition to the cloud, they are looking for better, fas
CSC to Acquire Fruition Partners, ServiceNow’s Largest Dedicated Global Integration Partner and Leading Cloud-Based Service Management Solutions Provider
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
As global enterprises transition to the cloud, they are looking for better, faster and more efficient service-management capabilities across process, applications and infrastructure – both traditional and cloud-enabled. ServiceNow’s leading platform... Read more
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Business Wire
CSC Announces Agreement to Acquire Fixnetix, a Leading Managed Trading Solutions ProviderCapital market firms of all sizes are facing rapid change amid more stringent c
CSC Announces Agreement to Acquire Fixnetix, a Leading Managed Trading Solutions Provider
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
Capital market firms of all sizes are facing rapid change amid more stringent customer, regulatory and competitive requirements. With sophisticated systems that are often cost- prohibitive to run in-house, firms are looking to outsource the... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellChina devalued its currency. The People's Bank of China set its yuan midpoint a
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
China devalued its currency. The People's Bank of China set its yuan midpoint at 6.2298 per dollar, 1.85% weaker than Monday's close. The devaluation made for the biggest one-day drop in more than 20 years and comes as Beijing tries to combat its... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week aheadA daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be gra
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week ahead
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
A daily rundown of the economic reports and corporate earnings that will be grabbing the market's attention in the week ahead. China new yuan loans, aggregate yuan financing, CPI and PPI. Japan consumer confidence and current account... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
New-Egypt,-new-EgyptiansFollowing my recent meeting with President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi, I hold that hi
New-Egypt,-new-Egyptians
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
Following my recent meeting with President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi, I hold that his first year in power entailed five major tasks. The first of these tasks was management of the affairs of government. The others were strengthening the foundations of... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Owensboro Innovation Academy opens for first timeOwensboro Innovation Academy is the first high school to be built in Owensboro
Owensboro Innovation Academy opens for first time
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 27 days ago
Owensboro Innovation Academy is the first high school to be built in Owensboro since Apollo back in the 1970s. It’s also the first high school of its kind in the state of Kentucky. After months of planning, students and staff walked through the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Owensboro Innovation Academy opens for first timeOwensboro Innovation Academy is the first high school to be built in Owensboro
Owensboro Innovation Academy opens for first time
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 27 days ago
Owensboro Innovation Academy is the first high school to be built in Owensboro since Apollo back in the 1970s. It’s also the first high school of its kind in the state of Kentucky. After months of planning, students and staff walked through the... Read more
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19 Action News Cleveland
Tuition deadline moved, late fees double at University of AkronThe University of Akron is telling students to pay their tuition two weeks earl
Tuition deadline moved, late fees double at University of Akron
19 Action News Cleveland / Posted 27 days ago
The University of Akron is telling students to pay their tuition two weeks earlier than usual or face late fees twice what they're used to. "I think it's ridiculous. They seem to need the money now," said senior Computer Sciences major, Eric... Read more
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Gamasutra
Echoes, Season 1: Greenhearth, Episode 5: "The Dam" is available for iOS.Echoes, Season 1: Greenhearth, Episode 5: "The Dam" is available for iOS. Epis
Echoes, Season 1: Greenhearth, Episode 5: "The Dam" is available for iOS.
Gamasutra / Posted 27 days ago
Echoes, Season 1: Greenhearth, Episode 5: "The Dam" is available for iOS. Episode 5: "The Dam", the last episode of Echoes, Season 1: Greenhearth has been released for iOS on August, 1st 2015. Story summary: Echoes is a new, film noir, comic book... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC research in 2014 leads to 1,796 inventions, 86 startupsThe University of California released Thursday a technology report on innovatio
UC research in 2014 leads to 1,796 inventions, 86 startups
The Daily Californian / Posted 27 days ago
The University of California released Thursday a technology report on innovation and funding throughout the UC system. According to the 2014 Technology Commercialization Report, there were 496 patents issued, 1,796 inventions disclosed by UC... Read more
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Business Wire
Manish Tomar joins Grant Thornton as chief information officerCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Manish Tomar has joined Grant Thornton LLP as chief i
Manish Tomar joins Grant Thornton as chief information officer
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Manish Tomar has joined Grant Thornton LLP as chief information officer, based in the firm’s Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., office. In this role, he will oversee Grant Thornton’s internal IT function and related programs. Tomar... Read more
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Forbes
Exodus: Big Defense Companies Are Exiting Federal ServicesWhen Lockheed Martin disclosed last month that it would divest information and
Exodus: Big Defense Companies Are Exiting Federal Services
Forbes / Posted 28 days ago
When Lockheed Martin disclosed last month that it would divest information and technical service lines with annual revenues of $6 billion while acquiring Sikorsky helicopters, many observers assumed that CEO Marillyn Hewson was trying to limit any... Read more
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the Engineer
Tilted nanomagnets open door for advances in computing A team from the University of California, Berkeley, has discovered a way to r
Tilted nanomagnets open door for advances in computing
the Engineer / Posted 28 days ago
A team from the University of California, Berkeley, has discovered a way to reverse the polarisation of nanomagnets without using a magnetic field, opening up the possibility of faster and more... Read more
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PhysOrg
Small tilt in magnets makes them viable memory chipsThis image taken from a computer simulation shows nanomagnets tilted at various
Small tilt in magnets makes them viable memory chips
PhysOrg / Posted 29 days ago
This image taken from a computer simulation shows nanomagnets tilted at various angles, with the white regions indicating greater angles of tilt. Researchers have found that even a small tilt of 2 degrees will facilitate magnetic switching. Credit:... Read more
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Washington Post
A turnaround specialist reshapes Computer Sciences Corp.The current act in Computer Science’s Sciences’ corporate drama is largely bein
A turnaround specialist reshapes Computer Sciences Corp.
Washington Post / Posted a month ago
The current act in Computer Science’s Sciences’ corporate drama is largely being written by CEO Mike Lawrie, a brash 26-year veteran of IBM who rose to become its top salesman. (Photo provided by CSC) Viewed from a certain angle, Falls Church,... Read more
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MedCity News
Critics weigh in on Cerner's big DoD EHR contract winWednesday’s news that the team of Cerner, Leidos and Accenture Federal had won
Critics weigh in on Cerner's big DoD EHR contract win
MedCity News / Posted 1 months ago
Wednesday’s news that the team of Cerner, Leidos and Accenture Federal had won the Defense Healthcare Management System Modernization contract to replace the Department of Defense’s electronic health records system came as a bit of a surprise, as... Read more

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