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Belfast Telegraph
UPC to be rebranded as Virgin Media in Republic of Ireland Richard Branson: I know we will do great things together with Liberty Global
UPC to be rebranded as Virgin Media in Republic of Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
Richard Branson: I know we will do great things together with Liberty Global and shake up the Irish market even further‎ UPC is to rebrand as ‘Virgin Media’ in the Republic of Ireland. The... Read more
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RTE News
UPC to rebrand as Virgin Media in IrelandUPC has announced it will change its name to Virgin Media in Ireland. All oper
UPC to rebrand as Virgin Media in Ireland
RTE News / Posted 11 hours ago
UPC has announced it will change its name to Virgin Media in Ireland. All operations, products and services will move to the new Virgin Media brand, with the rebranding expected to be completed this year. The company said the move is designed "as a... Read more
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herald ie/
UPC to be rebranded as Virgin Media in Ireland Font Size UPC is to rebrand as ‘Virgin Media’ in Ireland. The move is expecte
UPC to be rebranded as Virgin Media in Ireland
herald ie/ / Posted 11 hours ago
Font Size UPC is to rebrand as ‘Virgin Media’ in Ireland. The move is expected to happen in the coming weeks as the company prepares the launch of a new mobile phone operator here. Adrian Weckler – 28... Read more
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The Irish Times
UPC Ireland announces plan to rebrand as Virgin Media Both companies are subsidiaries of Liberty Global, owned by John Malone Get r
UPC Ireland announces plan to rebrand as Virgin Media
The Irish Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Both companies are subsidiaries of Liberty Global, owned by John Malone Get ready to say goodbye to the UPC logo as the company is rebranding as Virgin Media All UPC operations, products and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tutu Prays for Others From Hospital BedArchbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's hospital stay has not stopped him from prayi
Tutu Prays for Others From Hospital Bed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's hospital stay has not stopped him from praying for people and causes, his daughter Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu said on Thursday. "As much as people around the world are praying for my father, my father continues to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Tutu prays for others from hospital bedJenna Etheridge, News24 (Benny Gool, The Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation
Tutu prays for others from hospital bed
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Jenna Etheridge, News24 (Benny Gool, The Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation) Cape Town – Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's hospital stay has not stopped him from praying for people and causes, his daughter Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu said on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Doctors pleased with Tutu’s progressAPArchbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu was admitted to a Cape Town hospital last we
Doctors pleased with Tutu’s progress
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
APArchbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu was admitted to a Cape Town hospital last week where he was being treated for an infection. File picture: Sang Tan Cape Town - Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is recovering, his daughter Revered Canon Mpho Tutu... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
DeepFlight's Dragon Submarine: Hovering In The Twilight ZoneSomewhere between where recreational scuba divers venture and the darkness of t
DeepFlight's Dragon Submarine: Hovering In The Twilight Zone
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Somewhere between where recreational scuba divers venture and the darkness of the deep, there’s a "twilight zone" where big animals live. That’s where Graham Hawkes wants to hover in near silence and wait for giant squids, whales, and others to float... Read more
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The Age
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deitiesAn image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deities
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
An image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems specious, an act of bolshie undergraduate bird-flipping smart-arsery. Is file-sharing a religious act? But the real word – like the conventions of faith often claim to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deitiesAn image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deities
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
An image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems specious, an act of bolshie undergraduate bird-flipping smart-arsery. Is file-sharing a religious act? But the real word – like the conventions of faith often claim to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deitiesAn image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deities
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
An image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems specious, an act of bolshie undergraduate bird-flipping smart-arsery. Is file-sharing a religious act? But the real word – like the conventions of faith often claim to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deitiesAn image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deities
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
An image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems specious, an act of bolshie undergraduate bird-flipping smart-arsery. Is file-sharing a religious act? But the real word – like the conventions of faith often claim to... Read more
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Entrpreneur
5 Reasons Not to Kid Yourself About Becoming an EntrepreneurBecoming a full-time entrepreneur is one of the best decisions that I’ve ever m
5 Reasons Not to Kid Yourself About Becoming an Entrepreneur
Entrpreneur / Posted 2 days ago
Becoming a full-time entrepreneur is one of the best decisions that I’ve ever made. It’s exciting and fulfilling. And, it’s pretty awesome not answering to a boss in a boring 9-to-5 gig. While I wouldn’t change being an entrepreneur, it’s not always... Read more
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WA Today
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deitiesAn image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems
Searchers for faith find comfort in digital deities
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
An image generated by Cybershaman software. The question, framed baldly, seems specious, an act of bolshie undergraduate bird-flipping smart-arsery. Is file-sharing a religious act? But the real word – like the conventions of faith often claim to... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Arthur Lok Jack student to attend Youth Leader SummitMelissa Pascal, a student at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business (U
Arthur Lok Jack student to attend Youth Leader Summit
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Melissa Pascal, a student at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business (UWI-ALJGSB), has been selected to attend the One Young World Summit which will be held in Bangkok, Thailand from November 18 to 21 2015, a release said. The 29-year-old... Read more
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Entrpreneur
This Video Doorbell Lets You Answer Your Door With Your SmartphoneTwo years ago, Jamie Siminoff did the walk of shame off the set of Shark Tank.
This Video Doorbell Lets You Answer Your Door With Your Smartphone
Entrpreneur / Posted 3 days ago
Two years ago, Jamie Siminoff did the walk of shame off the set of Shark Tank. Kevin “Mr. Wonderful” O’Leary rudely told the serial entrepreneur-inventor that he was dead to him for not accepting his offer. His pitch on the popular show yielded zero... Read more
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express
Richard Branson reveals the REAL reason he bought Caribbean paradise home Necker Island BRITISH entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson bought his paradise island in the Ca
Richard Branson reveals the REAL reason he bought Caribbean paradise home Necker Island
express / Posted 3 days ago
BRITISH entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson bought his paradise island in the Caribbean because he wanted to impress his future wife, he has revealed. Sir Richard... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Entrepreneurship Efforts That Never MatureNumbers don't lie; at least Uganda got recognised not for its violent past and
Uganda's Entrepreneurship Efforts That Never Mature
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Numbers don't lie; at least Uganda got recognised not for its violent past and political flip flops but for its magnanimous enterprising citizenry. Uganda, according to the Approved Index report is the most enterprising country in the world, sitting... Read more
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Daily Mail
Famous children who look just like their A-list dads revealedLike father, like son: As Katie Price posts a photo of Peter Andre lookalike so
Famous children who look just like their A-list dads revealed
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Like father, like son: As Katie Price posts a photo of Peter Andre lookalike son Junior, the other famous children who look like their A-list parents revealed Former glamour model Katie Price shared tender family snap on Instagram Brooklyn Beckham,... Read more
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Entrpreneur
This New Comic Book Teaches Entrepreneurship to Kids as Young as 8Steve Jobs was a kid once. So was Richard Branson. So who’s to say your son or
This New Comic Book Teaches Entrepreneurship to Kids as Young as 8
Entrpreneur / Posted 4 days ago
Steve Jobs was a kid once. So was Richard Branson. So who’s to say your son or daughter won’t be among the next generation of breakout innovators and entrepreneurs? A new book called My First Startup, created by Brooklyn, N.Y.-based... Read more
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Entrpreneur
6 Questions to Answer Before Deciding You Can't Stand Your Job Another DayI clearly remember the day I admitted to myself that I wanted to quit my day jo
6 Questions to Answer Before Deciding You Can't Stand Your Job Another Day
Entrpreneur / Posted 4 days ago
I clearly remember the day I admitted to myself that I wanted to quit my day job. It was a cold winter morning in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and I was delivering bread to a grocery store at midnight. The bread slipped off the truck and fell on me. I was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Looks to the Sun for Green, Clean Energy for AllA few weeks before US President Barack Obama arrived in the country, a group of
Kenya Looks to the Sun for Green, Clean Energy for All
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
A few weeks before US President Barack Obama arrived in the country, a group of billionaires visited President Uhuru Kenyatta in his office. The group, which was led by Sir Richard Branson of the Virgin Group; Strive Masiyiwa, the founder and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Builder Constructs Purely Luxurious Westport HouseWESTPORT, Conn. — You can say that some of the features in the Pure House in We
Builder Constructs Purely Luxurious Westport House
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 4 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. — You can say that some of the features in the Pure House in Westport are “purely” amazing. The features at the Pure House, located at 100 Coleytown Road, run the gamut from high-tech environmental engineering to simple creature... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Weston
Builder Constructs Purely Luxurious Westport HouseWESTPORT, Conn. — You can say that some of the features in the Pure House in We
Builder Constructs Purely Luxurious Westport House
The Daily Voice - Weston / Posted 4 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. — You can say that some of the features in the Pure House in Westport are “purely” amazing. The features at the Pure House, located at 100 Coleytown Road, run the gamut from high-tech environmental engineering to simple creature... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ten ways to improve your morning routineIf the sound of your morning alarm is worse to you than nails on a chalkboard,
Ten ways to improve your morning routine
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
If the sound of your morning alarm is worse to you than nails on a chalkboard, and if the thought of sunbeams through your window is cringe-inducing, this article’s for you. Just because you’re not a morning person doesn’t mean you can’t create a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
A Coffee With: Gareth Foster, director of marketing at PowwownowPoww own ow is Europe’s leading conference call service provider, which recentl
A Coffee With: Gareth Foster, director of marketing at Powwownow
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
Poww own ow is Europe’s leading conference call service provider, which recently launched in Manchester. Gareth Foster, one of the company’s senior executives, was born and raised in Moss Side and attended Manchester University. He has 17 years of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Specialist cake store will close its doors for the very last timeA BAKER will be retiring after nearly 30 years of making cakes for special occa
Specialist cake store will close its doors for the very last time
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
A BAKER will be retiring after nearly 30 years of making cakes for special occasions across Oxfordshire. Lynn Hawkins opened Cake Expectations, in Botley Road, selling equipment and specialist cakes in May 1986. After 29 years of cake-making for... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How To Make Your Top Talent Poacher-ProofPoaching is no small issue. Right now, Tesla and Apple are fighting over engine
How To Make Your Top Talent Poacher-Proof
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
Poaching is no small issue. Right now, Tesla and Apple are fighting over engineers. Uber poached Carnegie Mellon University’s entire robotics center to build self-driving cars. Poaching is so rampant that Apple, Google, Adobe, and Intel allegedly... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
In Congo, refuge is a fragile one for gorillasAndre Bauma rolls in the grass with a young mountain gorilla, Ndakasi. He hugs
In Congo, refuge is a fragile one for gorillas
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Andre Bauma rolls in the grass with a young mountain gorilla, Ndakasi. He hugs the hulking hairy creature whom he thinks of as his own child, and slaps her chest affectionately. The young orphan is part of park ranger Bauma’s second family at the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Virgin Galactic passenger numbers 'almost recovered' after space craft's fatal accidentOver the past six months, Virgin Galactic has quietly reshaped its business mod
Virgin Galactic passenger numbers 'almost recovered' after space craft's fatal accident
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past six months, Virgin Galactic has quietly reshaped its business model to focus on the burgeoning small satellite launch market, which it estimates will be equally valuable. In the wake of the accident, Virgin Galactic informed ticket... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Virgin Galactic boldly goes into small satellites, telling future astronauts 'you have to wait'The 39-year-old died after inadvertently unlocking the spaceship’s braking mech
Virgin Galactic boldly goes into small satellites, telling future astronauts 'you have to wait'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
The 39-year-old died after inadvertently unlocking the spaceship’s braking mechanism 14 seconds too early, causing catastrophic structural failure, according to a report by the National Transportation Safety Board. The tragedy almost threatened to... 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 6 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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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
6 tips on how to shift into a marketing mindset(Business Mentor's note: Ralph Layco is the Chief Marketing Officer of SAM Hold
6 tips on how to shift into a marketing mindset
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 6 days ago
(Business Mentor's note: Ralph Layco is the Chief Marketing Officer of SAM Holdings, Inc. He also consults for the Department of Tourism-Region XII. He recently finished his continuing studies course in Integrated Marketing at New York University for... Read more
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Anorak
Richard Branson: how getting lost at four created Virgin My mother threw me out of the car a few miles from home and told me to find m
Richard Branson: how getting lost at four created Virgin
Anorak / Posted 7 days ago
My mother threw me out of the car a few miles from home and told me to find my way back through the fields alone. I was four-years-old and got hopelessly lost. Thankfully my family found me... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hyperloop build-off to make Elon Musk's vacuum 'train' a realityA Hyperloop build-off! Crowdfunded test track could speed the arrival of Elon M
Hyperloop build-off to make Elon Musk's vacuum 'train' a reality
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
A Hyperloop build-off! Crowdfunded test track could speed the arrival of Elon Musk's ambitious vacuum 'train' Hyperloop Transportation Technologies secured land in Quay Valley to build a test track and now say they will start construction next... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nicola’s Notes: A new ideaINDEPENDENT MEDIANicola Mawson, IOL Business Editor. Picture: Matthews Baloyi
Nicola’s Notes: A new idea
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIANicola Mawson, IOL Business Editor. Picture: Matthews Baloyi With the economy being as tight as it is across the globe, it’s no wonder that people are thinking of new ways of coming up with money. One of the more recent ways of... Read more
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WA Today
WA company tells Sir Richard to 'screw it' and visit Margaret RiverOlive Branch for Richard Branson For two years, it was virgin against virgin.
WA company tells Sir Richard to 'screw it' and visit Margaret River
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
Olive Branch for Richard Branson For two years, it was virgin against virgin. Now, it's "screw it, just do it." Margaret River-based olive oil and skincare company Vasse Virgin recently won the legal battle waged against it by Sir Richard Branson's... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Stop Saying You Don't Have Time to Start a Business. Make Time With These 6 Tips.Think of how many amazing business ideas are left on the shelf to collect dust
Stop Saying You Don't Have Time to Start a Business. Make Time With These 6 Tips.
Entrpreneur / Posted 8 days ago
Think of how many amazing business ideas are left on the shelf to collect dust because they are not pursued. Dreams are left to die because their creators assumed that he or she didn’t have the time to start a business. What a horrible excuse. If... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Six Millennial Entrepreneurs Share Their Lessons From Early FailureWisdom often comes with maturity, but a growing number of young entrepreneurs a
Six Millennial Entrepreneurs Share Their Lessons From Early Failure
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
Wisdom often comes with maturity, but a growing number of young entrepreneurs are proving that age doesn’t matter when it comes to achieving success. In the new book 2 Billion Under 20: How Millennials Are Breaking Down Age Barriers and Changing the... Read more
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The Courier
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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The Young Witness
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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Western Advocate
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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Kiama Independent
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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Manning River Times
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
Manning River Times / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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The North West Star
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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Daily Liberal
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journeySeven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedi
So long and thanks for the sharks: kitesurfers' world-record 1000km journey
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
Seven kitesurfers are on track to complete a world record 1000-kilometre expedition on the Great Barrier Reef on Friday afternoon, having survived shark attacks, blistering sun and exhaustion to reach the tip of Cape York. Seven kitesurfers are on... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why Richard Branson Is Investing in This ‘Shark Tank’ Failure Richard Branson is investing in a smart doorbell startup that once failed on
Why Richard Branson Is Investing in This ‘Shark Tank’ Failure
TheStreet.com / Posted 8 days ago
Richard Branson is investing in a smart doorbell startup that once failed on TV’s ‘Shark Tank.’ The company, Ring, just received $28 million in Series B funding from multiple investors,... Read more
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