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The Times & The Sunday Times
'This is probably the best TV series ever made,' says crime novelist Deon Meyer about Cape Townfond of speaking English, he had no choice but to put in the effort to learn th
'This is probably the best TV series ever made,' says crime novelist Deon Meyer about Cape Town
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 21 minutes ago
fond of speaking English, he had no choice but to put in the effort to learn the accent and sound flawless through weekly Skype sessions with a tutor from SA. "The most important thing was to sound like I am from here," he explained Trond's... Read more
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International Business Times
Microsoft slammed for Bing's translation of Isis acronym 'Daesh' to 'Saudi Arabia'advertised online as a "clitoris festival", thanks to a Google Translate error.
Microsoft slammed for Bing's translation of Isis acronym 'Daesh' to 'Saudi Arabia'
International Business Times / Posted 57 minutes ago
advertised online as a "clitoris festival", thanks to a Google Translate error. Last year, Microsoft's real-time voice and text translator service Skype Translator accidentally turned simple Mandarin translations into a string of English swear wor... Read more
2h
Marshalltown Times-Republican
Mayor: Five candidates vying for city manager jobpersonnel criteria, such as hiring, termination, or disciplinary action is plan
Mayor: Five candidates vying for city manager job
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 hours ago
personnel criteria, such as hiring, termination, or disciplinary action is planned. Interviews this week Telephone or Skype interviews will be done this week also in closed session. After the interviews, the council will meet again and decide... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Trio of iOS zero-days being exploited in the wildis capable of accessing messages, calls, and emails. It can also gather informa
Trio of iOS zero-days being exploited in the wild
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
is capable of accessing messages, calls, and emails. It can also gather information from apps including Gmail, Facebook, Skype, and WhatsApp.Q: What is Pegasus?A: According to Citizen Lab, Pegasus is spyware developed by Israeli firm NSO Group.... Read more
2h
International Business Times
Hedge fund boss Hugh Hendry sees new era for entrepreneursproven to be many things, at heart has been dis-inflationary. I no longer buy s
Hedge fund boss Hugh Hendry sees new era for entrepreneurs
International Business Times / Posted 2 hours ago
proven to be many things, at heart has been dis-inflationary. I no longer buy stamps, for instance; I can make calls using Skype that don't cost me any money. So we have displaced a lot of things that previously would have cost us money; they have... Read more
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CIO
Angry Birds broadly banned by Aussie IT bodsplatforms. The ten most commonly black-listed were: Angry Birds, Facebook, Dro
Angry Birds broadly banned by Aussie IT bods
CIO / Posted 3 hours ago
platforms. The ten most commonly black-listed were: Angry Birds, Facebook, Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, Twitter, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber and Clash of Clans. IT departments are struggling to secure their businesses in an era of increased mobility,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Much to love about Perth but family draws emigrants homeis the grandparents-grandchildren relationship we’d be missing out on here, as
Much to love about Perth but family draws emigrants home
The Irish Times / Posted 6 hours ago
is the grandparents-grandchildren relationship we’d be missing out on here, as well as cousins, aunties, uncles...You can Skype them but it is not the same. We both do the same jobs as we did at home, we go out the same amount, but it is quality... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ashton Larmond's secret plan to join ISILand urged other Muslims to either go fight for ISIL overseas or launch attacks
Ashton Larmond's secret plan to join ISIL
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
and urged other Muslims to either go fight for ISIL overseas or launch attacks on Canadian soil. In the Facebook and Skype conversations, Larmond said he longed to join his friend and the fight in Syria but visas and permits were a hassle and... Read more
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Animation World Network
Click 3X Expands X3 Films Directorial Rosterworked on a variety of projects, creating commercials and films for brands incl
Click 3X Expands X3 Films Directorial Roster
Animation World Network / Posted 7 hours ago
worked on a variety of projects, creating commercials and films for brands including Schweppes, Champs Sports, Vodafone, Skype, Pantene, Herbal Essences and Doritos. He has also worked on music videos for global bands including Take That, as well... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
State testing system challenged in Florida courtnot on educational evidence or, most importantly, it’s not based on what’s best
State testing system challenged in Florida court
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 hours ago
not on educational evidence or, most importantly, it’s not based on what’s best for our children,” Shaeffer said via Skype. And while the ruling from last week only applies to third-grade tests, Schaeffer says he wouldn’t be surprised if... Read more
8h
Computer World Australia
Microsoft's new Catapult v2 server design is targeted at AIthe Scaled Machine Learning conference in Stanford, California. Microsoft's da
Microsoft's new Catapult v2 server design is targeted at AI
Computer World Australia / Posted 8 hours ago
the Scaled Machine Learning conference in Stanford, California. Microsoft's data centers drive services like Cortana and Skype Translator, and the company is constantly looking to upgrade server performance. Microsoft is also working with Intel... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
State testing system challenged in Florida courtnot on educational evidence or, most importantly, it’s not based on what’s best
State testing system challenged in Florida court
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 hours ago
not on educational evidence or, most importantly, it’s not based on what’s best for our children,” Shaeffer said via Skype. And while the ruling from last week only applies to third-grade tests, Schaeffer says he wouldn’t be surprised if... Read more
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Wired News
Microsoft Launches New Tools For Curbing Online Abusefactors, and determines what action to take. This includes monitoring content o
Microsoft Launches New Tools For Curbing Online Abuse
Wired News / Posted 10 hours ago
factors, and determines what action to take. This includes monitoring content on its various products—including Outlook, Skype, Xbox, OneDrive, and Office 365. But with these new tools—and with more input from its users—the company hopes reviews... Read more
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Daily Mirror
32-stone man decided to change his life after being kicked off Alton Towers ridehe saw an advert for a Channel 4 show which promised to help turn people’s live
32-stone man decided to change his life after being kicked off Alton Towers ride
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
he saw an advert for a Channel 4 show which promised to help turn people’s lives around. After a number of auditions over skype and some video interviews, he was selected to take part in Davina McCall’s Make My Body Better. Read More Producers... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Microsoft makes it easier to report hate speech on Xbox and other servicesor ethnic origin, race, religion, and sexual orientation or gender identity. Th
Microsoft makes it easier to report hate speech on Xbox and other services
techcentral.ie / Posted 15 hours ago
or ethnic origin, race, religion, and sexual orientation or gender identity. The services covered include Xbox Live, Skype, Sway, Docs.com, Outlook and OneDrive.The new form simply asks for a link to the content, rather than any screenshots... Read more
15h
CNET
Get a Microsoft Lumia 640 smartphone for $26.99consider it a small Wi-Fi-powered tablet for around the house. (You can, of cou
Get a Microsoft Lumia 640 smartphone for $26.99
CNET / Posted 15 hours ago
consider it a small Wi-Fi-powered tablet for around the house. (You can, of course, still make calls via apps like Skype.) Alternately, give to a kid to use as their first phone. (The limited number of games in the Windows Store could... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
'All this attention is pretty insane,' viral fame continues for utility workerGRANBURY, TX -- Jimmie Cox says it has been the craziest week of his life. "Th
'All this attention is pretty insane,' viral fame continues for utility worker
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 hours ago
GRANBURY, TX -- Jimmie Cox says it has been the craziest week of his life. "They had me do a Skype interview. Before I could even do that, I had to find out what that was and set that up," he says. Cox is in the midst of a viral 15 minutes of fame... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
I shed 17st because I was too fat for Alton Towerspeople’s lives around. James Dunn shed 17 stone after appearing on a new Chann
I shed 17st because I was too fat for Alton Towers
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 hours ago
people’s lives around. James Dunn shed 17 stone after appearing on a new Channel 4 Show After a number of auditions over skype and some video interviews, he was selected to take part in Davina McCall’s Make My Body Better. Producers set him the... Read more
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Philly.com
Using psychology to change deadly bathroom habits in Indiaresidents may have to travel a mile to reach an indoor toilet. "It's not that
Using psychology to change deadly bathroom habits in India
Philly.com / Posted 16 hours ago
residents may have to travel a mile to reach an indoor toilet. "It's not that the structure doesn't exist," Nagesh said by Skype from India. "It's that it never gets cleaned. Parts get broken and never repaired. And there's no management structure... Read more
17h
Londonist
How To Work From A Coffee Shop Without Being An Annoyanceused by everyone in the coffee shop, so users should show some consideration an
How To Work From A Coffee Shop Without Being An Annoyance
Londonist / Posted 17 hours ago
used by everyone in the coffee shop, so users should show some consideration and not hog the bandwidth by making lots of Skype calls or streaming video content — unless it's a video by Londonist, of course. Look after your belongings We know we... Read more
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DMNews
How Brands Helped Kill the Appare already testing out chatbots in messaging apps Kik, LINE and Facebook Messe
How Brands Helped Kill the App
DMNews / Posted 17 hours ago
are already testing out chatbots in messaging apps Kik, LINE and Facebook Messenger. In March, Microsoft announced that Skype, Outlook and LINE were open for bot business as well. Meanwhile, messaging apps WeChat and WhatsApp have already... Read more
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FOX News
China's condom policies to prevent HIV fail to protect sex workersthose who have been interrogated by police in the past year, condom usage rates
China's condom policies to prevent HIV fail to protect sex workers
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
those who have been interrogated by police in the past year, condom usage rates are clearly lower," Shen said in a Skype interview from Beijing. China's public security ministry could not be reached for comment and did not respond to faxed... Read more
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FOX News
China's condom policies to prevent HIV fail to protect sex workers: researchthose who have been interrogated by police in the past year, condom usage rates
China's condom policies to prevent HIV fail to protect sex workers: research
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
those who have been interrogated by police in the past year, condom usage rates are clearly lower," Shen said in a Skype interview from Beijing. China's public security ministry could not be reached for comment and did not respond to faxed... Read more
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techcentral.ie
KCleaner 3.So aside from the usual Windows and browser temporary files, KCleaner can clear
KCleaner 3.
techcentral.ie / Posted 18 hours ago
So aside from the usual Windows and browser temporary files, KCleaner can clear caches relating to Java, ATI Drivers, Skype, Google Earth, QuickTime, Adobe Reader and many more. And while this won’t necessarily free up a huge amount of space,... Read more
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11 News Houston
'All this attention is pretty insane,' viral fame continues for utility workerGRANBURY, TEXAS - Jimmie Cox says it has been the craziest week of his life. "
'All this attention is pretty insane,' viral fame continues for utility worker
11 News Houston / Posted 19 hours ago
GRANBURY, TEXAS - Jimmie Cox says it has been the craziest week of his life. "They had me do a Skype interview. Before I could even do that, I had to find out what that was and set that up," he says. Cox is in the midst of a viral 15 minutes of... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Educating the world via Skypefinding much in common with other students despite the physical distance. The
Educating the world via Skype
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 20 hours ago
finding much in common with other students despite the physical distance. The same students then participated in a mystery Skype where they needed to use effective questioning techniques and logical thinking to determine the location of their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ecocash Transacts $16 Billion in 4 Yearshas been experiencing declines in voice revenues as subscribers shift to social
Ecocash Transacts $16 Billion in 4 Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
has been experiencing declines in voice revenues as subscribers shift to social media services such as Whatsapp and Skype. Econet's broadband subscriber base now stands at 6,5 million subscribers as customers shift to more affordable... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
MQM MNA Asif Hasnain announced to join Pak Sarzameen Partyfor which my forefathers gave immense sacrifices,” he added. Hasnain implied F
MQM MNA Asif Hasnain announced to join Pak Sarzameen Party
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
for which my forefathers gave immense sacrifices,” he added. Hasnain implied Farooq Sattar received ‘instructions’ over Skype from the MQM supremo as party members conferred at a local hotel prior to Tuesday’s press conference during which... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
The calling: A sangoma with Wi-Fihas a website where people can get information about her talks and products and
The calling: A sangoma with Wi-Fi
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
has a website where people can get information about her talks and products and an online calendar for booking Skype and phone consultations. She also uses Twitter and Facebook. Mkhize will talk about the ancestral calling in... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Sheriff’s Office Announces Video Visitation Program For InmatesJail, a program that will allow people to schedule a visit online and speak to
Sheriff’s Office Announces Video Visitation Program For Inmates
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Jail, a program that will allow people to schedule a visit online and speak to an inmate from their home computers like a Skype call. Pictured, from left, is Lt. Dan Quagliana and Sheriff Joseph A. Gerace in front of the newly-installed video... Read more
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News.com.au
Is Kendall a ‘model passenger?’music video in June. Kanye was unable to be there in person (he’s currently on
Is Kendall a ‘model passenger?’
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
music video in June. Kanye was unable to be there in person (he’s currently on the road for his “Saint Pablo Tour” which continues in Buffalo, New York, on Saturday), but he did Skype in, as an adorable video from Kim’s Sna... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
YSU lecture series to focus on global warmingProfessor of Geology and the founder/organizer of the lecture series. The seri
YSU lecture series to focus on global warming
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted yesterday
Professor of Geology and the founder/organizer of the lecture series. The series goes international this year with a Skype talk from Denmark by Søren Hermansen, director of Samsoe Energy Academy and the head of the Samsoe renewable energy... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
5 Foolproof Tips To Make Your Mentorship Countof marketing at Varsity Tutors, a live learning platform based in Boston. "Thes
5 Foolproof Tips To Make Your Mentorship Count
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
of marketing at Varsity Tutors, a live learning platform based in Boston. "These check-ins could be in-person, via Skype, over the phone—whatever allows the mentorship to fit seamlessly into the mentor's schedule."3. Know The Right... Read more
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Philly.com
Musicians praise instrument repairman killed with wife in W. Deptford homeworld-renowned saxophonist who lives in Reading and teaches saxophone and woodw
Musicians praise instrument repairman killed with wife in W. Deptford home
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
world-renowned saxophonist who lives in Reading and teaches saxophone and woodwinds in New York City, at his home, and via Skype, said he knew Coles' reputation but only met him for the first time a few days ago. "Ed Coles was a legendary,... Read more
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Baller Status
Kanye West Showcases "Famous" Sculptures at L.A. Galleryhowever, wasn't there. He's in New York, planning his performance at Sunday's V
Kanye West Showcases "Famous" Sculptures at L.A. Gallery
Baller Status / Posted yesterday
however, wasn't there. He's in New York, planning his performance at Sunday's VMAs, but did show his face via Skype on a robotic device that circulated the room. "Famous" showcased the nude bodies of Chris Brown, Rihanna, Taylor... Read more
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Daily Star
Real-life X-Files REVEALED: US government 'poised to lift lid on UFO secrets'is a Intuitive Specialist and Transformational Coach with a busy practice in Id
Real-life X-Files REVEALED: US government 'poised to lift lid on UFO secrets'
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
is a Intuitive Specialist and Transformational Coach with a busy practice in Idaho, USA, and internationally via Skype. Throughout her life Lisa recalls experiences with Extraterrestrial beings on many different levels of contact. But... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Two kayakers bound for Scotland, looking to make historysleeping beneath the midnight sun? It’s a journey that has “an element of all
Two kayakers bound for Scotland, looking to make history
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
sleeping beneath the midnight sun? It’s a journey that has “an element of all adventure,” explains kayaker Olly Hicks via Skype from Tórshavn, the capital of the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic Ocean. He’s about halfway between Iceland and... Read more
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The Columbian
Berko: Take the dive with ATAX; LinkedIn buy was badwhich turned into a black hole, and then put $605 million into Barnes & Noble’s
Berko: Take the dive with ATAX; LinkedIn buy was bad
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
which turned into a black hole, and then put $605 million into Barnes & Noble’s Nook e-reader, which flopped, and its Skype purchase is an embarrassing failure. MSFT paid $6.3 billion for aQuantive, an online advertising company that’s... Read more
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FOX News
Kendall Jenner banned from Uber?music video in June. Kanye was unable to be there in person (he's currently on
Kendall Jenner banned from Uber?
FOX News / Posted yesterday
music video in June. Kanye was unable to be there in person (he's currently on the road for his "Saint Pablo Tour" which continues in Buffalo, New York, on Saturday), but he did Skype in, as an adorable video from Kim's Sna... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Ways to Maximize Your Medicaretelehealth services, that let patients consult with doctors and other healthcar
5 Ways to Maximize Your Medicare
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
telehealth services, that let patients consult with doctors and other healthcare professionals electronically, often via a Skype-like video connection. These consultations can cost less than an in-person visit to your doctor and can be more... Read more
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FOX Business
5 Ways to Maximize Your Medicaretelehealth services, that let patients consult with doctors and other healthcar
5 Ways to Maximize Your Medicare
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
telehealth services, that let patients consult with doctors and other healthcare professionals electronically, often via a Skype-like video connection. These consultations can cost less than an in-person visit to your doctor and can be more... Read more
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New Kerala
Brahamdagh Bugti wants talks with Pakistan to focus on Baloch demands - newkerala.com #110772that these discussions need to be focused on Baloch demands. Participating in a
Brahamdagh Bugti wants talks with Pakistan to focus on Baloch demands - newkerala.com #110772
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
that these discussions need to be focused on Baloch demands. Participating in a National Press Club (NPC) event via Skype from Geneva to mark the tenth death anniversary of his grandfather Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti here, Brahamdagh was quoted... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How to diversify an economy: Four lessons for Canadaon a foundation of strong universities and policies that have proved attractive
How to diversify an economy: Four lessons for Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
on a foundation of strong universities and policies that have proved attractive to investors. Its best-known startup? Skype, which was acquired by eBay in 2005 and peddled to Microsoft six years later for $8.5-billion (U.S.). Another,... Read more
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Sun Star
Luab: Certain freedoms allow children to bloomshould not be the case. The phrase “I am just a phone call away or a text away”
Luab: Certain freedoms allow children to bloom
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
should not be the case. The phrase “I am just a phone call away or a text away” holds true. Now with Viber, Facetime and Skype, we can connect with each other if coming home is difficult. Let us not wait too long to strengthen family ties. Time... Read more
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Western Advocate
Aussies raid super to pay for IVFback again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within
Aussies raid super to pay for IVF
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
back again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within weeks after she spoke to a psychiatrist over Skype. Philip Clarke, Melbourne University's Health Economics head, said a HECS-style income contingent loan for fertility... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Aussies raid super to pay for IVFback again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within
Aussies raid super to pay for IVF
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
back again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within weeks after she spoke to a psychiatrist over Skype. Philip Clarke, Melbourne University's Health Economics head, said a HECS-style income contingent loan for fertility... Read more
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Manning River Times
Aussies raid super to pay for IVFback again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within
Aussies raid super to pay for IVF
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
back again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within weeks after she spoke to a psychiatrist over Skype. Philip Clarke, Melbourne University's Health Economics head, said a HECS-style income contingent loan for fertility... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Aussies raid super to pay for IVFback again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within
Aussies raid super to pay for IVF
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
back again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within weeks after she spoke to a psychiatrist over Skype. Philip Clarke, Melbourne University's Health Economics head, said a HECS-style income contingent loan for fertility... Read more
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The North West Star
Aussies raid super to pay for IVFback again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within
Aussies raid super to pay for IVF
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
back again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within weeks after she spoke to a psychiatrist over Skype. Philip Clarke, Melbourne University's Health Economics head, said a HECS-style income contingent loan for fertility... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Aussies raid super to pay for IVFback again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within
Aussies raid super to pay for IVF
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
back again," she said. Another woman said her application was approved within weeks after she spoke to a psychiatrist over Skype. Philip Clarke, Melbourne University's Health Economics head, said a HECS-style income contingent loan for fertility... Read more
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