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Fortune
Facebook Hires One of Google Fiber's Co-Founderspreviously ran the company’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) division.
Facebook Hires One of Google Fiber's Co-Founders
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
previously ran the company’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) division. Prior to that she was the director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). At Facebook, she’s heading Building 8, the company’s research and... Read more
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Daily Mail
The 'Virtual Eye' that will let US soldiers see round cornersand TV broadcasters US soldiers run into battle with the notion that danger co
The 'Virtual Eye' that will let US soldiers see round corners
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and TV broadcasters US soldiers run into battle with the notion that danger could be lurking around every corner. Now the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is giving them new 'eyes' that allow them to explore an unsecured space in... Read more
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Computer World Australia
DARPA is looking to make huge strides in machine learningof work by data scientists to prepare the data for use and an additional 30 per
DARPA is looking to make huge strides in machine learning
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
of work by data scientists to prepare the data for use and an additional 30 person-months to develop the model. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) wants to change that. It's proposing research into "automated model... Read more
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Daily Mail
The 'giraffe dog': Boston Dynamics reveals its latest robotfiction. And we want to show a little bit of science fact,' said Gill Pratt, wh
The 'giraffe dog': Boston Dynamics reveals its latest robot
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
fiction. And we want to show a little bit of science fact,' said Gill Pratt, who organized the competition for the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, which focuses on futuristic technologies for national security. more videos more... Read more
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PhysOrg
Structure-mapping engine enables computers to reason and learn like humans, including solving moral dilemmasexceed other species in ability to represent and reason with relations." Suppo
Structure-mapping engine enables computers to reason and learn like humans, including solving moral dilemmas
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
exceed other species in ability to represent and reason with relations." Supported by the Office of Naval Research, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Forbus and Gentner's research is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Robots, swarming drones and 'Iron Man': Welcome to the new arms racepowerful and much more capable." Much of the work is being done in the Pentago
Robots, swarming drones and 'Iron Man': Welcome to the new arms race
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
powerful and much more capable." Much of the work is being done in the Pentagon's top-secret labs, at places such as the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the Office of Naval Research and the secretive Strategic Capabilities... Read more
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Japan Today
Toyota's U.S. robotics boss promises results within 5 years ‹ Japan Todaycan ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's U.S. robotics boss promises results within 5 years ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
can ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Toyota's U.S. robotics boss promises results by 2021 from $1B investmentcan ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's U.S. robotics boss promises results by 2021 from $1B investment
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
can ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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PhysOrg
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearscan ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
can ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Toyota’s US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearsas robots that help out in homes. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, FIle) Pratt, a for
Toyota’s US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
as robots that help out in homes. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, FIle) Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearscan ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
can ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearscan ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
can ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearscan ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
can ride in on their own, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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Salon.com
Toyota’s US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearsthe elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota’s US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
the elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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Daily Herald
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearsthe elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
the elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearsthe elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
the elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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Island Packet
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 yearsthe elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US robotics boss promises results within 5 years
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
the elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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ABC News
Toyota's US Robotics Boss Promises Results Within 5 Yearsthe elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a f
Toyota's US Robotics Boss Promises Results Within 5 Years
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
the elderly, can ride in, as well as robots that help out in homes. Pratt, a former program manager at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, joined Toyota Motor Corp. first as a technical adviser when it set up its... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pentagon taps into Silicon Valley culture to define future of Defense capabilitiespowerful and much more capable.” Much of the work is being done in the Pentago
Pentagon taps into Silicon Valley culture to define future of Defense capabilities
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
powerful and much more capable.” Much of the work is being done in the Pentagon's top-secret labs, at places such as the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the Office of Naval Research and the secretive Strategic Capabilities... Read more
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Calcutta News
The growing influence of billionnaires on research priorities in the USAUS$ 46 million, guided by the scientific vision of the chairs Drs Cori Bargmann
The growing influence of billionnaires on research priorities in the USA
Calcutta News / Posted 10 days ago
US$ 46 million, guided by the scientific vision of the chairs Drs Cori Bargmann and William Newsome. For its part, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has focused on tools to create electrical interfaces with the nervous system to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is the US Navy planning to implant people with microchips?to draw up policies about microchip implants that can be used to track and carr
Is the US Navy planning to implant people with microchips?
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
to draw up policies about microchip implants that can be used to track and carry information inside the human body The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is already working on microchips that can be implanted into soldiers' brains to... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Defense Researchers Plan To Bring "GPS" Where It's Never Gone Before: Under The Seaunmanned underwater vehicles—essentially, drone submarines—designed to autonomo
Defense Researchers Plan To Bring "GPS" Where It's Never Gone Before: Under The Sea
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
unmanned underwater vehicles—essentially, drone submarines—designed to autonomously navigate below the sea. That’s why the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has announced plans to build an underwater GPS-style system called Posydon—which... Read more
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Wired News
The Unknown Lab of Millennials Fast-Tracking NASA’s Missionsafter that. Within 28 days—the length of a lunar cycle, or a global zombie viru
The Unknown Lab of Millennials Fast-Tracking NASA’s Missions
Wired News / Posted 16 days ago
after that. Within 28 days—the length of a lunar cycle, or a global zombie virus outbreak—they had closed a deal with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to launch it aboard a small satellite. R3S will launch later this year, after its... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Living to become a Master Pilotaviation projects. My final assignment was as project scientist for the X-29 Fo
Living to become a Master Pilot
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
aviation projects. My final assignment was as project scientist for the X-29 Forward Swept Wing Fighter project for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA. My retirement party from Grumman Aerospace Corp. coincided with the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
New high-tech jobs coming to Grand Rapidsand solutions for many other industries including aerospace, defense and medica
New high-tech jobs coming to Grand Rapids
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 18 days ago
and solutions for many other industries including aerospace, defense and medical. The company has won other grants with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the U.S. Navy. Their headquarters are at 3445 Lake Eastbrook Blvd.... Read more
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MLive.com
How a high tech firm is using $200k state grant to recruit engineersits cyber security expertise in the aerospace and defense industries. The firm
How a high tech firm is using $200k state grant to recruit engineers
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
its cyber security expertise in the aerospace and defense industries. The firm has won multiple research grants with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the U.S. Navy. Dorner credits the Grand Rapids economic group, The Right... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Qadium Raises $20M for Indexing Connected Devices ~ Converge! Network DigestA funding for developing its platform for indexing every device on the public I
Qadium Raises $20M for Indexing Connected Devices ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 20 days ago
A funding for developing its platform for indexing every device on the public Internet. Qadium, which was seeded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), seeks to identify relationships between connected devices at scale for... Read more
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Business Wire
Qadium Raises $20M Series A for “Google Street View” for Internet-Connected Devicesinvolving asset management or network security. Qadium was seeded by the Penta
Qadium Raises $20M Series A for “Google Street View” for Internet-Connected Devices
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
involving asset management or network security. Qadium was seeded by the Pentagon's blue-sky research arm, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and its co-founders met while working together as technical consultants at... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lockheed lands continued work from agency that invented InternetThe Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, announced Friday it ha
Lockheed lands continued work from agency that invented Internet
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, announced Friday it had awarded the firm an additional $7.4 million after Lockheed demonstrated a working prototype for the system. The additional money brings the defense agency’s price tag... Read more
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CIO
A.I. guardian-angel vehicles will dominate auto industry, says Toyota execsaid Pratt, a former MIT professor who, prior to joining Toyota, headed the Rob
A.I. guardian-angel vehicles will dominate auto industry, says Toyota exec
CIO / Posted 21 days ago
said Pratt, a former MIT professor who, prior to joining Toyota, headed the Robotics Challenge at the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). "Toyota's [entire fleet of vehicles] drives 1 trillion miles per year or... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Big government courts small startupsof the deal. The federal government has long had its hand in emerging Silicon
Big government courts small startups
Silicon Valley / Posted 23 days ago
of the deal. The federal government has long had its hand in emerging Silicon Valley technologies -- it was the DOD's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that helped bring us a little thing known as the internet and that is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Self-flying helicopter makes first 30 mile journey in Connecticutflight was planned, monitored, and executed by an operator using only a tablet
Self-flying helicopter makes first 30 mile journey in Connecticut
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
flight was planned, monitored, and executed by an operator using only a tablet device. The technology was developed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for their Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS)... Read more
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The Mercury News
Big government courts small startupsof the deal. The federal government has long had its hand in emerging Silicon
Big government courts small startups
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
of the deal. The federal government has long had its hand in emerging Silicon Valley technologies -- it was the DOD's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that helped bring us a little thing known as the internet and that is... Read more
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Roll Call
Inside the Pentagon's Plan to Defend the Power Gridcritical assets from attacks on the Internet – a network it helped create," the
Inside the Pentagon's Plan to Defend the Power Grid
Roll Call / Posted 24 days ago
critical assets from attacks on the Internet – a network it helped create," the Christian Science Monitor reports. "The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), which pioneered much of the technology underpinning the Internet, is... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Siemens Is Building An Army Of Collaborative Spider Robot Factory Workersnot connected to any products the company is currently working on. Dalloro aspi
Siemens Is Building An Army Of Collaborative Spider Robot Factory Workers
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
not connected to any products the company is currently working on. Dalloro aspirationally likens it to the U.S. military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). A better comparison might be a mini version of other free-ranging company... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Sikorsky Successfully Completes DARPA ALIAS Phase 1 Competition with Autonomous Flight30-mile autonomous flight using a Sikorsky S-76® commercial helicopter to compl
Sikorsky Successfully Completes DARPA ALIAS Phase 1 Competition with Autonomous Flight
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 25 days ago
30-mile autonomous flight using a Sikorsky S-76® commercial helicopter to complete Phase 1 of an $8 million award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)'s Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program. Sikorsky's... Read more
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The Space Review
XS-1 prepares for liftoffLast week, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) formally relea
XS-1 prepares for liftoff
The Space Review / Posted 26 days ago
Last week, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) formally released the solicitation for the next phase of the Experimental Spaceplane 1 (XS-1) program. The solicitation was not a surprise to the industry: DARPA announced more than a... Read more
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International Business Times
Fighter jets piloted by mind control using brain-to-machine implant on the horizon on the implantable brain chip for more than four yearsUniversity of Melbourne
Fighter jets piloted by mind control using brain-to-machine implant on the horizon
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
on the implantable brain chip for more than four yearsUniversity of Melbourne The project has been funded by the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa), and so far, the researchers have been able to successfully implant the... Read more
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Officer.com
From the Streets to the Servers, the Newest Crime Wave is Hereof the Internet The Internet we have today was initially developed in the late
From the Streets to the Servers, the Newest Crime Wave is Here
Officer.com / Posted 26 days ago
of the Internet The Internet we have today was initially developed in the late 60’s as a governmental project by DARPA. (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) The purpose of the project was to be able to communicate within governmental... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Jeff Flake report: Researcher lets bees sting his penis and other studies the senator believes are wastefulit less likely you will end up with coffee on your shirt. Flake's report says
Jeff Flake report: Researcher lets bees sting his penis and other studies the senator believes are wasteful
The Arizona Republic / Posted 27 days ago
it less likely you will end up with coffee on your shirt. Flake's report says the research project was conducted for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA. What Flake's report says: "It's time for DARPA to wake up and smell the... Read more
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PhysOrg
A cross-language search engine enables English monolingual researchers to find relevant foreign-language documentsShen, an associate leader of the HLT Group who is currently serving an Intergov
A cross-language search engine enables English monolingual researchers to find relevant foreign-language documents
PhysOrg / Posted 27 days ago
Shen, an associate leader of the HLT Group who is currently serving an Intergovernmental Personnel Act assignment at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and university researchers have developed an open-source statistical machine... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Next-generation robotic space plane will see 'aircraft-like' daily flightsto build a reusable space plane which can fly cheaply and quickly into space to
Next-generation robotic space plane will see 'aircraft-like' daily flights
Daily Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
to build a reusable space plane which can fly cheaply and quickly into space to deposit vital defence satellites. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is now welcoming design proposals for the revolutionary vessel. Currently, space... Read more
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Reuters
Podcast: DARPA brought us the internet - is mind control next?group of scientists working on weapons — some of which could end the world — DA
Podcast: DARPA brought us the internet - is mind control next?
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
group of scientists working on weapons — some of which could end the world — DARPA has a surprisingly good reputation. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is credited with creating the Internet and runs public contests for human-looking... Read more
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CircleID
IETF's Descent Into the Political Rabbit HoleIt is ironic for an organization which for its first decade and a half served a
IETF's Descent Into the Political Rabbit Hole
CircleID / Posted a month ago
It is ironic for an organization which for its first decade and a half served as the technical thinktank for the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) — probably the IETF's most successful and innovative period. After the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
10 new paperbacks to tote along this summerJacobsen, author of “Area 51” and “Operation Paperclip,” digs up information st
10 new paperbacks to tote along this summer
The Seattle Times / Posted a month ago
Jacobsen, author of “Area 51” and “Operation Paperclip,” digs up information stashed deep in government vaults about the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the U.S. military’s powerful military science agency. You’ll learn how DARPA’s... Read more

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