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San Francisco Chronicle
Tech wages, rents still soaring in Bay AreaFierce demand for tech workers and office space in the Bay Area continues to pu
Tech wages, rents still soaring in Bay Area
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
Fierce demand for tech workers and office space in the Bay Area continues to push wages and rents into the stratosphere. In San Francisco, the average annual wage for tech company workers rose to $176,275 in 2014, up 12.8 percent from the year... Read more
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Salon.com
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day GodInertia may be enough to keep a statue in the ground, but it’s not going to mak
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day God
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Inertia may be enough to keep a statue in the ground, but it’s not going to make anybody care about the president on that statue. Doing that takes effort—like a movement across the country. Or, alternatively, a lot of little movements in different... Read more
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TribLIVE
Craft distillery closely tied to West Overton’s rootsdistillery closely tied to West Overton's roots The West Overton Village and M
Craft distillery closely tied to West Overton’s roots
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
distillery closely tied to West Overton's roots The West Overton Village and Museum wants to take America's craft distilling explosion back to its roots. The museum just outside Scottdale in East Huntingdon will open a craft distillery this... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
VirnetX soars 47 percent on $625 million win against AppleShares in the Nevada company that won a $625.6 million verdict against Apple In
VirnetX soars 47 percent on $625 million win against Apple
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
Shares in the Nevada company that won a $625.6 million verdict against Apple Inc. soared 47 percent Thursday, a day after an East Texas jury ruled the technology giant infringed on patented technology in its FaceTime, iMessage and newer VPN on Demand... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Brazil holding up data needed to solve Zika virus Rio De Janeiro — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let
Brazil holding up data needed to solve Zika virus
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Rio De Janeiro — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally... Read more
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Wired News
Meet the 20 Tech Insiders Defining the 2016 CampaignLook—we have no idea how this election will turn out. President Trump? Cruz? Cl
Meet the 20 Tech Insiders Defining the 2016 Campaign
Wired News / Posted 5 days ago
Look—we have no idea how this election will turn out. President Trump? Cruz? Clinton? Rubio? Sanders? Fiorina? If we could tell you where things will stand in November, we damn sure wouldn’t be editing a magazine. But we do know this: 2016 is the... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Column: How to stop the congressional insanityDear Readers Expecting Excellent Content: I gave birth to my second son at home
Column: How to stop the congressional insanity
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Dear Readers Expecting Excellent Content: I gave birth to my second son at home on Jan. 12. We are happy/healthy/exhausted. I have been desperately trying to organize my thoughts enough to write a new column after two weeks of no sleep and constant... Read more
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Roll Call
Is Cancer Task Force Another Placebo? - POTUS OperandiIs Cancer Task Force Another Placebo? Biden is heading up Obama’s task force t
Is Cancer Task Force Another Placebo? - POTUS Operandi
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
Is Cancer Task Force Another Placebo? Biden is heading up Obama’s task force to fight cancer. The group will meet this week. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) History suggests the White House’s new high-level task force to fight cancer could... Read more
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Canberra Times
When Peeping Tom takes to the skiesSpats over trespassing, privacy and air rights are heating up as drones become
When Peeping Tom takes to the skies
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Spats over trespassing, privacy and air rights are heating up as drones become more popular. Photo: Taylor Callery/The New York Times As a columnist who tests a lot of technology, I often write about my own experiences. But what happened last week... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jeff Bezos loses $6BILLION in one day after Amazon's stocks plummet - but he's still the fifth richest man in the world Huge loss in his finances
Jeff Bezos loses $6BILLION in one day after Amazon's stocks plummet
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
- but he's still the fifth richest man in the world Huge loss in his finances was caused by a 11 per cent drop in share prices Meant he lost his slot as fourth richest man in the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Disney loved its no-fly zone, (until it wanted to fly its own drones)its parades. Photo / iStock Jodi Jacobson Florida pilots know the rule well -
Disney loved its no-fly zone, (until it wanted to fly its own drones)
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
its parades. Photo / iStock Jodi Jacobson Florida pilots know the rule well - you better steer clear of Disney's Magic Kingdom, or else. It has been a no-fly zone for over a decade - a luxury afforded to none of the other 400 theme parks in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sestak campaigns in AllentownJoe Sestak said he dove into politics after a long career in the Navy because h
Sestak campaigns in Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
Joe Sestak said he dove into politics after a long career in the Navy because he believed everyone should have the kind of health care that saved the life of his cancer-stricken 4-year-old daughter. "I fought hard for the Affordable Care Act,"... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sarah Palin wore $700 decorative bolero to endorse TrumpSarah Palin wore $700 decorative bolero as she joined Donald Trump's presidenti
Sarah Palin wore $700 decorative bolero to endorse Trump
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Sarah Palin wore $700 decorative bolero as she joined Donald Trump's presidential campaign Trump welcomed the support and referred to the former VP candidate as a 'friend and a high quality person She spoke at the event hours after her son Track... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chloe Moretz wears thigh high skirt with sheer top in ParisLady in leather! Chloe Moretz wears thigh high skirt flashing bare legs teamed
Chloe Moretz wears thigh high skirt with sheer top in Paris
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Lady in leather! Chloe Moretz wears thigh high skirt flashing bare legs teamed with sheer top as she steps out in Paris She has been working hard promoting her latest film The 5th Wave. And Chloe Moretz managed to pull another stylish outfit out of... Read more
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Science Daily
'Squishy' robot fingers aid deep sea exploration: Researchers successfully demonstrate soft robotic grippers able to collect underwater specimens"They were using rigid Jaws of Life-type grippers designed for the oil and gas
'Squishy' robot fingers aid deep sea exploration: Researchers successfully demonstrate soft robotic grippers able to collect underwater specimens
Science Daily / Posted 20 days ago
"They were using rigid Jaws of Life-type grippers designed for the oil and gas industry that were totally overpowered and were destroying things," Wood recalls. "It immediately clicked that there was a soft robotics solution that may be viable." In... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Squishy' robot fingers aid deep sea explorationSoft robotic gripper is attached (lower left) to the remotely operated vehicle
'Squishy' robot fingers aid deep sea exploration
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
Soft robotic gripper is attached (lower left) to the remotely operated vehicle (ROV) as it is lowered into the Red Sea for a test dive. Credit: Kevin Galloway, Wyss Institute at Harvard University During a 2014 talk on his exploration of deep-sea... Read more
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Daily Mail
Julianne Hough puts on a sideshow in white dress on Fallon... and reveals how 'dumb' she felt around co-star Robert De Niro Stylist Anit
Julianne Hough puts on a sideshow in white dress on Fallon
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
... and reveals how 'dumb' she felt around co-star Robert De Niro Stylist Anita Patrickson put the 27-year-old bride-to-be in a flirty white pencil dress featuring criss-cross detailing and... Read more
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Business Wire
Polaris Wireless wint patentzaak tegen TruePosition, Inc.MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. & ZUG, Zwitserland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Polaris Wireless (Po
Polaris Wireless wint patentzaak tegen TruePosition, Inc.
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. & ZUG, Zwitserland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Polaris Wireless (Polaris), wereldmarktleider in zeer accurate, op software gebaseerde draadloze lokaliseringssystemen, heeft vandaag bekendgemaakt dat het een geschil over patenten met... Read more
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FOX News
Time waits for no one, including members of Congress“Time is the longest distance between two places” -- Tennessee Williams Capito
Time waits for no one, including members of Congress
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
“Time is the longest distance between two places” -- Tennessee Williams Capitol Hill may be the only place where something that is supposed to take 15 minutes usually consumes 28 minutes, then triggers un-muted braying when the event suddenly... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cuba gets US trademark to sell Havana Club rumWASHINGTON - The US Patent and Trademark Office has given Cuba a green light to
Cuba gets US trademark to sell Havana Club rum
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON - The US Patent and Trademark Office has given Cuba a green light to sell Havana Club rum in America when it lifts its embargo against the communist island, documents showed. A worker checks bottles at a factory producing Havana Club rum,... Read more
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The Scientist
Week in Review: January 11–15FLICKR, DEAN HOCHMANBabies born with a specific immune phenotype appear more li
Week in Review: January 11–15
The Scientist / Posted 25 days ago
FLICKR, DEAN HOCHMANBabies born with a specific immune phenotype appear more likely than infants without it to develop food allergies a year later, researchers from Australia and China showed in Science Translational Medicine this week (January 14).... Read more
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Island Packet
After unlikely move to UNC Charlotte, scientist makes cancer breakthroughIf her husband hadn’t been transferred to Charlotte by Bank of America, Pinku M
After unlikely move to UNC Charlotte, scientist makes cancer breakthrough
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
If her husband hadn’t been transferred to Charlotte by Bank of America, Pinku Mukherjee would never have thought of working at UNC Charlotte. But as she had twice before, she became the “trailing spouse,” following her husband’s career while raising... Read more
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Business Wire
Technology Connects. Industries Collaborate. Innovation Betters the World at CES 2016LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CES® 2016 wrapped today as the most expansive CES,
Technology Connects. Industries Collaborate. Innovation Betters the World at CES 2016
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CES® 2016 wrapped today as the most expansive CES, breaking records across the board and providing unparalleled opportunities for companies big and small to launch innovation to the world market. More than 3,800... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Offensive? You decideThe use of Native American tribal names and imagery in professional and college
Offensive? You decide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
The use of Native American tribal names and imagery in professional and college sports long has been controversial. In some cases the nomenclature clearly is pejorative, for example the Washington Redskins, and certainly would not be considered if... Read more
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Canberra Times
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brainsA propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brains
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
A propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles bearing the group's flag. Photo: AP Washington: The US government has announced the formation of a taskforce to counter online propaganda by the Islamic State and other... Read more
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Brisbane Times
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brainsA propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brains
Brisbane Times / Posted a month ago
A propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles bearing the group's flag. Photo: AP Washington: The US government has announced the formation of a taskforce to counter online propaganda by the Islamic State and other... Read more
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WA Today
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brainsA propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brains
WA Today / Posted a month ago
A propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles bearing the group's flag. Photo: AP Washington: The US government has announced the formation of a taskforce to counter online propaganda by the Islamic State and other... Read more
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The Age
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brainsA propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brains
The Age / Posted a month ago
A propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles bearing the group's flag. Photo: AP Washington: The US government has announced the formation of a taskforce to counter online propaganda by the Islamic State and other... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brainsA propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles
US taskforce to fight IS propaganda with tech brains
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a month ago
A propaganda image for Islamic State shows its fighters in a convoy of vehicles bearing the group's flag. Photo: AP Washington: The US government has announced the formation of a taskforce to counter online propaganda by the Islamic State and other... Read more
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asianage
Emerging from shadows, pot industry tries to build brandsA store manager shows some of the products available in the marijuana line mark
Emerging from shadows, pot industry tries to build brands
asianage / Posted a month ago
A store manager shows some of the products available in the marijuana line marketed by rapper Snoop Dogg in one of the marijuana chain’s outlets in Denver. — AP Snoop Dogg has his own line of marijuana. So does Willie Nelson. Melissa Etheridge has a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US to form task force to fight online militant propagandaWASHINGTON/SAN JOSE: The Obama administration on Friday announced the formation
US to form task force to fight online militant propaganda
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
WASHINGTON/SAN JOSE: The Obama administration on Friday announced the formation of a task force to counter online propaganda by Islamic State and other militant groups as the United States tries to crack down on the unprecedented use of the Internet... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Government work?The debate over team names and mascots derived from Native Americans has been g
Government work?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
The debate over team names and mascots derived from Native Americans has been going on for decades, and it’s not about to stop. Since the 1970s, many high schools and colleges have dropped names such as Indians, Braves and Redskins because many... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Why Architect Bjarke Ingels Risks Reputation With Pigskins DealA rendering of Bjarke Ingels' design for the new Google campus For the past co
Why Architect Bjarke Ingels Risks Reputation With Pigskins Deal
Washington City Paper / Posted 1 months ago
A rendering of Bjarke Ingels' design for the new Google campus For the past couple of years, Washington has been getting to know architect Bjarke Ingels. The photogenic, 41-year-old Dane who leads the Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) is now a global design... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto LLP Names Three New PartnersNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto LLP, one of the
Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto LLP Names Three New Partners
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto LLP, one of the world’s premier intellectual property law firms, announced today that Donald Heckenberg, Jason Leonard, and Brendan O’Malley have been elected partners of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Computer scientists improve access to millions of US patents recordsThanks to the work of computer science researchers at the University of Massach
Computer scientists improve access to millions of US patents records
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
Thanks to the work of computer science researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, the online database of the country's millions of inventors and patents will be much better to navigate for innovators, business and policy makers. A team... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Access to Millions of U.S. Patents Records to improve due to UMass computer scientistsAMHERST, Mass. – A team of UMass Amherst computer scientists took the top prize
Access to Millions of U.S. Patents Records to improve due to UMass computer scientists
WWLP Springfield / Posted 1 months ago
AMHERST, Mass. – A team of UMass Amherst computer scientists took the top prize in an international competition sponsored by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and U.S. Department of Commerce. Their approach to designing a computer algorithm that... Read more

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