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Marie Claire
Is your man having a secret meltdown?that is leading him towards early-onset heart disease. And you can bet your own
Is your man having a secret meltdown?
Marie Claire / Posted 9 hours ago
that is leading him towards early-onset heart disease. And you can bet your own partner is quietly wrestling with sky-high media-fuelled expectations. Have you stopped to think about the non-stop pressure on him to be a success at work (read earn... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Pizarro: Silicon Valley Gives delivers millions for nonprofits24-hour online crowdfunding effort entered its final hours. "SVGives is off to
Pizarro: Silicon Valley Gives delivers millions for nonprofits
Silicon Valley / Posted 10 hours ago
24-hour online crowdfunding effort entered its final hours. "SVGives is off to a strong start," Silicon Valley Community Foundation CEO Emmett Carson said just before noon Tuesday. Carson said that with the impressive level of donations -- more... Read more
10h
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
G-Star RAW launches scheme to halt plastic pollution in oceansin oceans Designer clothing company G-Star RAW has joined forces with marine p
G-Star RAW launches scheme to halt plastic pollution in oceans
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 10 hours ago
in oceans Designer clothing company G-Star RAW has joined forces with marine pollution campaign group the Plastic Soup Foundation in an effort to prevent microfibres creating plastic pollution in the world's oceans. G-Star and the Plastic Soup... Read more
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Salon.com
This feminist is sticking with Bernie Sanders: Why Hillary backers need to take another long, honest lookand gently let her know that I had voted for Bernie, and even with the (contest
This feminist is sticking with Bernie Sanders: Why Hillary backers need to take another long, honest look
Salon.com / Posted 12 hours ago
and gently let her know that I had voted for Bernie, and even with the (contested) results in, I was still Sanders. She immediately backtracked and revealed, as if disclosing a shameful secret, that “Bernie’s positions” — voted against the Iraq,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
LAUNCH Executive Director Hal Bowling Awarded Economy Fellowship, Joins North American Leadership Networkand an entrepreneurial spirit,” said Shawn Escoffery, director of the Strong Lo
LAUNCH Executive Director Hal Bowling Awarded Economy Fellowship, Joins North American Leadership Network
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 hours ago
and an entrepreneurial spirit,” said Shawn Escoffery, director of the Strong Local Economies Program for the Surdna Foundation. The BALLE Local Economy Fellowship is made possible in partnership with the Christiano Family Fund, Kalliopeia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Act on Freedom of Information BillMwanza — Government will act on complaints raised by media stakeholders on the
Govt to Act on Freedom of Information Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Mwanza — Government will act on complaints raised by media stakeholders on the Right to Information and Communication Bill is ready in the 2016/2017 financial year. It has also appealed to the stakeholders to form a committee to reexamine and seek a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Push for childless workers to get 'me-ternity' leavewas forced to cancel a television appearance on Good Morning America. Some of
Push for childless workers to get 'me-ternity' leave
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 hours ago
was forced to cancel a television appearance on Good Morning America. Some of the more printable messages sent to her on social media sites include "only an attention-seeking imbecile could come up with [me-ternity leave]" and "show me a... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Boulder student leading project to increase internet access for Sanchez Elementary familiesCentaurus High School. He said they went online to finish homework, apply to c
Boulder student leading project to increase internet access for Sanchez Elementary families
Colorado Daily / Posted 20 hours ago
Centaurus High School. He said they went online to finish homework, apply to college and connect with friends on social media. Now in his junior year at the University of Colorado at Boulder, Shahi is working on a project to get more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
11 Questions - Robtel Neajai Pailey, ScholarPailey is a Liberian writer/independent researcher. She has written for several
11 Questions - Robtel Neajai Pailey, Scholar
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Pailey is a Liberian writer/independent researcher. She has written for several publications including: the Newsweek-Daily Beast, Pambazuka News, The Guardian (UK), the Sea Breeze Journal of Contemporary Liberian Writings, and the Liberian Studies... Read more
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TechCrunch
Meet the Disrupt NY 2016 speakers and judgestake home $50,000 and the coveted Disrupt Cup. Adi Sideman is the YouNow found
Meet the Disrupt NY 2016 speakers and judges
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
take home $50,000 and the coveted Disrupt Cup. Adi Sideman is the YouNow founder and CEO. He is a pioneer in participatory media, with more than 20 years of experience creating apps and companies in the user-generated content space. He will be... Read more
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Search Engine Land
The benefits of creating a purpose-driven SEO strategyaudience and the types of keywords they are using to find answers to their ques
The benefits of creating a purpose-driven SEO strategy
Search Engine Land / Posted yesterday
audience and the types of keywords they are using to find answers to their questions. I strongly believe that keyword research needs to be user-focused. Just because a certain term has a lot of traffic, it doesn’t mean it’s relevant. All... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Politics In Real Life: Rising Health Care Costs Weigh On Votersand co-payments can mean people don't get much benefit from paying monthly prem
Politics In Real Life: Rising Health Care Costs Weigh On Voters
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
and co-payments can mean people don't get much benefit from paying monthly premiums. A recent study from the Kaiser Family Foundation shows deductibles rose about eight times faster than wages in the last 10 years. That's taking a toll on people... Read more
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The Irish Times
Facebook can’t meet our need for real-life connectionthat loneliness is not a feature of youth. You don’t have to be “old” to feel a
Facebook can’t meet our need for real-life connection
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
that loneliness is not a feature of youth. You don’t have to be “old” to feel alone. A report by the Mental Health Foundation in the UK found that 18-34 year-olds are much more likely to worry about being lonely, or feel depressed due to... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Politics In Real Life: Rising Health Care Costs Weigh On Votersand co-payments can mean people don't get much benefit from paying monthly prem
Politics In Real Life: Rising Health Care Costs Weigh On Voters
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
and co-payments can mean people don't get much benefit from paying monthly premiums. A recent study from the Kaiser Family Foundation shows deductibles rose about eight times faster than wages in the last 10 years. That's taking a toll on people... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The families of two brothers separated by the Holocaust unite after 77 yearsand packages stopped coming. Abram described what happened next in a 1990 test
The families of two brothers separated by the Holocaust unite after 77 years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
and packages stopped coming. Abram described what happened next in a 1990 testimonial for Steven Spielberg's USC Shoah Foundation project:Abram (left) and his brother Chaim, both at age 32. Photo: Courtesy of Jess Katz / The Washington... Read more
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TheBull
Australian Craig Wright says he created Bitcoinof Bitcoin following years of speculation about who invented the pioneering dig
Australian Craig Wright says he created Bitcoin
TheBull / Posted yesterday
of Bitcoin following years of speculation about who invented the pioneering digital currency. Wright was named by three media outlets -- the BBC, The Economist and GQ magazine -- and posted a blog on his website. However, in a defiant interview... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Midlands Gives: Your chance to help area nonprofitsGives is a 24-hour local online giving challenge on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, hoste
Midlands Gives: Your chance to help area nonprofits
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
Gives is a 24-hour local online giving challenge on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, hosted by Central Carolina Community Foundation, which helps more than 375 local nonprofits from 11 Midlands counties raise funds and awareness to support their... Read more
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The Helena Daily World
Helena native gets prestigious National Science Foundation fellowship Thanks to a prestigious National Science Foundation fellowship, University of
Helena native gets prestigious National Science Foundation fellowship
The Helena Daily World / Posted 2 days ago
Thanks to a prestigious National Science Foundation fellowship, University of Arkansas at Little Rock alumnus Jermaine Marshall will no longer have to work as a teaching assistant... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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11 News Houston
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
48 related stories
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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International Business Times
Australian Craig Wright unmasks himself as Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto involved in the virtual cash system. Offering his cryptographic key as proof,
Australian Craig Wright unmasks himself as Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
involved in the virtual cash system. Offering his cryptographic key as proof, the Australian divulged evidence to select media outlets including the BBC. The creator of Bitcoin has so far been referred to by the pseudonym, Satoshi... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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First Coast News
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stand Against Surveillance - Fix Rica Now!This is a joint statement of civil society organisations committed to upholding
Stand Against Surveillance - Fix Rica Now!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
This is a joint statement of civil society organisations committed to upholding human rights and seeking social justice in South Africa. It was delivered at the gates of Parliament on Tuesday 26 April 2016. On 30 March 2016, the United Nations Human... Read more
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NBC News
Bitcoin Inventor 'Satoshi Nakamoto' Finally RevealedThe inventor of the digital currency bitcoin has finally been revealed, accordi
Bitcoin Inventor 'Satoshi Nakamoto' Finally Revealed
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
The inventor of the digital currency bitcoin has finally been revealed, according to an interview with several media outlets and a blog post written by the man himself. Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has told the BBC that he is Satoshi... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again
Bodies under Cincy Music Hall date to at least 1928
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
were removed by medical students as well as by the public. Skeletons were again uncovered in the '20s while workers dug a foundation for a tunnel. Those were re-interred in a new elevator shaft. In 1988, the same bones were rediscovered when a... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Craig Steven Wright claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto. Is he?holes started to appear in that story, too. Some of the academic degrees Mr Wri
Craig Steven Wright claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto. Is he?
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
holes started to appear in that story, too. Some of the academic degrees Mr Wright had listed on a profile on LinkedIn, a social network, could not be confirmed. SGI, a maker of supercomputers, denied that it had ever done business with one of his... Read more
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CIO
Spotting a fake CEO: 4 ways to evade a whaling attackwith sensitive employee information and undertaking money transfers. The geniu
Spotting a fake CEO: 4 ways to evade a whaling attack
CIO / Posted 2 days ago
with sensitive employee information and undertaking money transfers. The genius behind the attacks lies in the detailed research undertaken by hackers, who utilise public information about the company and its employers, particularly via social... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ericsson calls for more bandwidthfound that 56% had more than one internet-connected device. More than half of r
Ericsson calls for more bandwidth
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
found that 56% had more than one internet-connected device. More than half of respondents said they were active in a social network. Thais also spend time every day streaming video content and music, with 37% of respondents watching short... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Relay for Life raises money for cancer researchsponsored by the American Cancer Society, wrapped up Sunday at Shasta College w
Relay for Life raises money for cancer research
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
sponsored by the American Cancer Society, wrapped up Sunday at Shasta College where teams banded together to support cancer research. The first lap of the ceremony was opened by cancer survivors, who walk or run the track to upbeat music. Families,... Read more
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