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CIO
Researchers envisage swarms of tiny drones for dangerous rescue missionsA small drone prototype being used by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University
Researchers envisage swarms of tiny drones for dangerous rescue missions
CIO / Posted 2 days ago
A small drone prototype being used by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in Silicon Valley. Credit: Martyn Williams/IDG News Service Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University are working on a new generation of disaster drones that can be... Read more
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CIO
Start-up eyes mining asteroids for space coloniesIt could be the plot of a science fiction movie. In fact, add in something abou
Start-up eyes mining asteroids for space colonies
CIO / Posted 5 days ago
It could be the plot of a science fiction movie. In fact, add in something about saving the Earth and it is: travel through space to rendezvous with an asteroid, land and starting drilling into it. But that's exactly what a small group of scientists... Read more
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walesonline
Ryan's Haka: The @AllBlacks stand-off that captivated the rugby world #WALvNZLSaturday, November 22, 2008. The day Wales won the haka. The Millennium Stadiu
Ryan's Haka: The @AllBlacks stand-off that captivated the rugby world #WALvNZL
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
Saturday, November 22, 2008. The day Wales won the haka. The Millennium Stadium has witnessed many moments of drama over the past 15 years, but that day, almost exactly six years ago, will stand the test of time more than any other. It was the day... Read more
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Gazette
Former employees and family pay tribute to Michael Bailey and mark 'the end of a dynasty'A KEY figure in the history of the Gloucestershire Gazette and the town of Durs
Former employees and family pay tribute to Michael Bailey and mark 'the end of a dynasty'
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
A KEY figure in the history of the Gloucestershire Gazette and the town of Dursley passed away last week. Michael Bailey, son of Frederick George Bailey and brother of Peter Bailey, died in Oxfordshire last Wednesday at the age of 89. Michael was... Read more
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CIO
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to US Supreme CourtSamsung Electronics plans a last-ditch appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to avoi
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to US Supreme Court
CIO / Posted 8 days ago
Samsung Electronics plans a last-ditch appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to avoid paying hundreds of millions of dollars in fines for infringing Apple patents. The electronics giant said in a court filing on Wednesday that it plans to ask the... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to US Supreme CourtSamsung Electronics plans a last-ditch appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to avoi
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to US Supreme Court
Computer World Australia / Posted 8 days ago
Samsung Electronics plans a last-ditch appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to avoid paying hundreds of millions of dollars in fines for infringing Apple patents. The electronics giant said in a court filing on Wednesday that it plans to ask the... Read more
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Macworld
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to Supreme Court It's far from certain that the court will want to get involved. Samsung Elec
Samsung to appeal Apple patent loss to Supreme Court
Macworld / Posted 8 days ago
It's far from certain that the court will want to get involved. Samsung Electronics plans a last-ditch appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to avoid paying hundreds of millions of dollars in fines... Read more
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Gazette
A potted history of the Bailey family in GloucestershireThe following was written by former Gazette news editor Carole Taylor using the
A potted history of the Bailey family in Gloucestershire
Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
The following was written by former Gazette news editor Carole Taylor using the Anne Hayes book Family in Print for reference. THE story of the Dursley Gazette is "one of sustained and continued development" to quote from the diamond jubilee... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Rain could make your solar panels dirtier, not cleanerSolar panels on a building at Ames Research Center in Moffett Field. Image: IDG
Rain could make your solar panels dirtier, not cleaner
techcentral.ie / Posted 11 days ago
Solar panels on a building at Ames Research Center in Moffett Field. Image: IDGNS Researchers are trying to figure out factors that affect the life of solar panels On a second-floor rooftop at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, Abraham... Read more
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CIO
Rain could make your solar panels dirtier, not cleanerOn a second-floor rooftop at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, Abr
Rain could make your solar panels dirtier, not cleaner
CIO / Posted 11 days ago
On a second-floor rooftop at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, Abraham Ishihara opens an electrical cabinet bursting with hundreds of wires. Each wire feeds data from an adjacent array of solar panels, helping him collect detailed... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Rain could make your solar panels dirtier, not cleanerOn a second-floor rooftop at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, Abr
Rain could make your solar panels dirtier, not cleaner
Computer World Australia / Posted 11 days ago
On a second-floor rooftop at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, Abraham Ishihara opens an electrical cabinet bursting with hundreds of wires. Each wire feeds data from an adjacent array of solar panels, helping him collect detailed... Read more
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walesonline
Wales legend's verdict on Warren Gatland's World Cup squad cullRichard Hibbard’s exclusion from the Wales World Cup squad happened because he
Wales legend's verdict on Warren Gatland's World Cup squad cull
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
Richard Hibbard’s exclusion from the Wales World Cup squad happened because he has lost the ‘edge’ he had to his game when he was at the peak of his powers in 2013. That’s the verdict of Wales legend Phil Bennett who, while admitting surprise at the... Read more
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Macworld
Report: Apple is delaying its live TV service until 2016 Apple will announce a new Apple TV set-top next month but without Internet TV
Report: Apple is delaying its live TV service until 2016
Macworld / Posted 14 days ago
Apple will announce a new Apple TV set-top next month but without Internet TV as negotiations stall. Apple really wants you to be able to watch live channels on its new Apple TV set-top, but... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Scanadu 'tricorder' brings a touch of Star Trek to medicineThe Scanadu Scout sensor, seen during a demonstration at the company's office i
Scanadu 'tricorder' brings a touch of Star Trek to medicine
techcentral.ie / Posted 16 days ago
The Scanadu Scout sensor, seen during a demonstration at the company's office in Moffett Field, California. Image: IDGNS Health sensor adds sci-fi cred to medtech It’s hard not to think about Star Trek when you see Scanadu’s Scout health... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Real-life 'tricorder' brings a touch of Star Trek to medicineIt's hard not to think about "Star Trek" when you see Scanadu's Scout health se
Real-life 'tricorder' brings a touch of Star Trek to medicine
Computer World Australia / Posted 16 days ago
It's hard not to think about "Star Trek" when you see Scanadu's Scout health sensor. The handheld device is being promoted as a tricorder -- a realization of the fictional scanning device made famous by the TV show and movies -- and Scanadu's... Read more
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walesonline
Why this could be the end of Mike Phillips and James Hook for Wales‘Are we seeing James Hook and Mike Phillips in a Welsh jersey for the last time
Why this could be the end of Mike Phillips and James Hook for Wales
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
‘Are we seeing James Hook and Mike Phillips in a Welsh jersey for the last time?’ A question posed around the press box on Saturday as the half-backs left the Millennium Stadium action early with their World Cup hopes hanging in the balance. There... Read more
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walesonline
Martyn Williams delivers his verdict on Wales' new-look back-rowBut Wales will be unleashing a new-look back-row against Ireland on Saturday in
Martyn Williams delivers his verdict on Wales' new-look back-row
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
But Wales will be unleashing a new-look back-row against Ireland on Saturday in the World Cup warm-up against Ireland in Cardiff as the established first-choice trio are kept in reserve. Gloucester flanker Ross Moriarty has been handed his debut,... Read more
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walesonline
The remarkable story of Welsh World Cup surprise packagesThat’s not a bad shout from his former Dragons team-mate Lee Byrne, as the vers
The remarkable story of Welsh World Cup surprise packages
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
That’s not a bad shout from his former Dragons team-mate Lee Byrne, as the versatile youngster is a rare talent. But it got us thinking. Who or what were the surprise packages of Wales’ previous World Cup campaigns? Who were the players who emerged... Read more
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walesonline
The startling statistic that makes Scott Williams a special Wales captainScott Williams will become the first back to captain Wales in the Warren Gatlan
The startling statistic that makes Scott Williams a special Wales captain
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
Scott Williams will become the first back to captain Wales in the Warren Gatland era when he takes the helm for Saturday’s opening World Cup warm-up match against Ireland at the Millennium Stadium. Up to now, former hooker Gatland has only had... Read more
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The Sport Review
Justin Tipuric focused on realising Rugby World Cup dreamJustin Tipuric believes making the Wales squad for the Rugby World Cup next mon
Justin Tipuric focused on realising Rugby World Cup dream
The Sport Review / Posted 23 days ago
Justin Tipuric believes making the Wales squad for the Rugby World Cup next month will not be easy given the competition for places. The Ospreys flanker will be vice-captain when a new-look Wales team take on Ireland in front of a capacity crowd at... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Justin Tipuric reveals Welsh are going the extra mile Pushing limits: Justin Tipuric and Wales are training hard Justin Tipuric be
Justin Tipuric reveals Welsh are going the extra mile
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Pushing limits: Justin Tipuric and Wales are training hard Justin Tipuric believes that Wales' pre-World Cup training schedule is the toughest he has experienced in his rugby career. Wales'... Read more
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walesonline
Justin Tipuric using 2011 World Cup heartbreak as motivationThis is exactly what happened to the Ospreys openside four years ago after he a
Justin Tipuric using 2011 World Cup heartbreak as motivation
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
This is exactly what happened to the Ospreys openside four years ago after he and veteran Martyn Williams were edged out of the back-row selection by Andy Powell for the 2011 World Cup party to New Zealand. “I went through all the training camps but... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Airbnb guest suspected of stealing $35k from San Francisco homeA closed circuit TV image distributed by San Francisco Police shows a woman ins
Airbnb guest suspected of stealing $35k from San Francisco home
Computer World Australia / Posted 24 days ago
A closed circuit TV image distributed by San Francisco Police shows a woman inside a locked room in an Airbnb rental where $35,000 in valuables were stolen San Francisco police suspect a woman got much more than a bed for the night when she booked a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tipuric: Training schedule is tough Justin Tipuric has his sights set on the World Cup following a punishing summ
Tipuric: Training schedule is tough
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Justin Tipuric has his sights set on the World Cup following a punishing summer of training Justin Tipuric believes that Wales' pre-World Cup training schedule is the toughest he has experienced in his rugby... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Mt. Gox CEO Karpeles arrested by Japanese policeMark Karpeles, the former head of failed Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, still has pl
Mt. Gox CEO Karpeles arrested by Japanese police
Computer World Australia / Posted 25 days ago
Mark Karpeles, the former head of failed Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, still has plans for the digital currency. The CEO of failed Bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox was arrested in Japan early Saturday by police, according to several media reports. Mark Karpeles... Read more
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Computer World Australia
The US Navy is 3D-printing custom drones on its shipsThe U.S. Navy has been testing the use of 3D printers on its ships to produce c
The US Navy is 3D-printing custom drones on its ships
Computer World Australia / Posted 26 days ago
The U.S. Navy has been testing the use of 3D printers on its ships to produce custom drones outfitted for specialized missions. The project, being carried out by researchers at the Naval Postgraduate School, is investigating whether modern... Read more
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walesonline
Sporting legends take part in charity cricket match in honour of Owen WilliamsWales legends swapped scrums for stumps at Radyr Cricket Club on Wednesday in a
Sporting legends take part in charity cricket match in honour of Owen Williams
walesonline / Posted 29 days ago
Wales legends swapped scrums for stumps at Radyr Cricket Club on Wednesday in a bid to raise money for the #StayStrongforOws appeal. Stars of Wales’ 2005 Grand Slam winning side Tom Shanklin, Martyn Williams and Kevin Morgan got on their whites to... Read more
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CIO
Amazon proposes drone superhighways in skyAmazon has unveiled a bold vision for integrating drones into the skies above o
Amazon proposes drone superhighways in sky
CIO / Posted 30 days ago
Amazon has unveiled a bold vision for integrating drones into the skies above our cities, proposing drone superhighways that would crisscross the sky and enable thousands of unmanned vehicles to fly at high speeds under completely automated... Read more
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CIO
Amazon and Google aren't the only ones with a delivery droneIn the race to develop a drone that delivers packages, don't count out Workhors
Amazon and Google aren't the only ones with a delivery drone
CIO / Posted 30 days ago
In the race to develop a drone that delivers packages, don't count out Workhorse, a truck maker based in Loveland, Ohio. Workhorse isn't as high profile as Amazon or Google, but on Tuesday it demonstrated an eight-rotor delivery drone designed to... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Amazon proposes drone superhighways in skyAmazon has unveiled a bold vision for integrating drones into the skies above o
Amazon proposes drone superhighways in sky
Computer World Australia / Posted 30 days ago
Amazon has unveiled a bold vision for integrating drones into the skies above our cities, proposing drone superhighways that would crisscross the sky and enable thousands of unmanned vehicles to fly at high speeds under completely automated... Read more
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Macworld
Car and pedestrian collision? There'll soon be an app for that The new system will alert drivers and pedestrians of potential collisions. A
Car and pedestrian collision? There'll soon be an app for that
Macworld / Posted a month ago
The new system will alert drivers and pedestrians of potential collisions. A safety system that ties cars and smartphones together to stop those heart-stopping near misses between cars... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Apple Pay rival CurrentC to start rolling out in US next monthThe smartphone-based technology is intended to rival payment services from Appl
Apple Pay rival CurrentC to start rolling out in US next month
Computer World Australia / Posted 1 months ago
The smartphone-based technology is intended to rival payment services from Apple, Google and Samsung, and an August launch would be in line with the "mid-2015" schedule the company told IDG News Service in April. CurrentC will offer the same type of... Read more
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walesonline
Wales' 2005 Grand Slam stars to swap scrums for stumps in #StayStrongForOws cricket fundraiserHeld at Radyr Cricket Club as part of its 125th year anniversary celebrations,
Wales' 2005 Grand Slam stars to swap scrums for stumps in #StayStrongForOws cricket fundraiser
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
Held at Radyr Cricket Club as part of its 125th year anniversary celebrations, Six Nations winners Martyn Williams, Tom Shanklin and Kevin Morgan will all swap gum shields and shoulder pads for leather and willow as they wield the bat for a side... Read more

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