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The Courier Mail
A chance for China to overcome its growth hurdleGeopolitical and economic constraints threaten to stall China’s development, bu
A chance for China to overcome its growth hurdle
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 minutes ago
Geopolitical and economic constraints threaten to stall China’s development, but technology could provide a solution. A behemoth in need of better technology As Beijing moves incrementally away from its export-oriented economic model — the very... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Louisville Metro Council approves ordinances aimed at streamlining Google Fiber installationLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Louisville Metro Council approved two proposals Thursd
Louisville Metro Council approves ordinances aimed at streamlining Google Fiber installation
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 14 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Louisville Metro Council approved two proposals Thursday night that should help make Louisville a more attractive and easier option for companies wanting to bid on fiber internet installation. "Tonight's vote puts Louisville... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest painsCrown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a messag
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest pains
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 44 minutes ago
Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a message to her son's girlfriend advising her to start having chest pains after a car accident to delay a breath test as she had been drinking alcohol. Crown Prosecutor Margaret... Read more
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Business Spectator
A chance for China to overcome its growth hurdleA behemoth in need of better technology As Beijing moves incrementally away fr
A chance for China to overcome its growth hurdle
Business Spectator / Posted 45 minutes ago
A behemoth in need of better technology As Beijing moves incrementally away from its export-oriented economic model — the very backbone of Chinese growth — it will have to find a way to both sustain itself and move up the economic value chain. The... Read more
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The Young Witness
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest painsCrown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a messag
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest pains
The Young Witness / Posted 47 minutes ago
Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a message to her son's girlfriend advising her to start having chest pains after a car accident to delay a breath test as she had been drinking alcohol. Crown Prosecutor Margaret... Read more
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Western Advocate
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest painsCrown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a messag
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest pains
Western Advocate / Posted 56 minutes ago
Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a message to her son's girlfriend advising her to start having chest pains after a car accident to delay a breath test as she had been drinking alcohol. Crown Prosecutor Margaret... Read more
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Weekly Times
Optus lures 12,000 new mobile customers New mobile customers and further network improvements have boosted earnings a
Optus lures 12,000 new mobile customers
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
New mobile customers and further network improvements have boosted earnings at Optus. Australia's second largest telco made a net profit of $227 million in the third quarter of its fiscal year, up 9.1 per... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Regulatory systems: disruption on all frontsThe disruptive power of emerging technologies is one of the dominant trends of
Regulatory systems: disruption on all fronts
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted an hour ago
The disruptive power of emerging technologies is one of the dominant trends of today. Fundamentally, the innovations of the information economy are changing how we buy and sell goods and services. And there is a lot more change on the horizon. Now... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Optus to book $200m revenue hitOptus said it will book a $200m hit from recent changes to telco fee changes.
Optus to book $200m revenue hit
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
Optus said it will book a $200m hit from recent changes to telco fee changes. Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what telcos can charge each other for accepting calls to their customers. Optus’ parent company... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Porn photos on phone did not warrant dismissal'About 2800 lewd and pornographic images, plus images of the breasts of State Li
'Porn photos on phone did not warrant dismissal'
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
About 2800 lewd and pornographic images, plus images of the breasts of State Library female staff. The State Library of Queensland Board has refused to answer why a disgraced boss was not instantly dismissed as state policy requires after he used a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest painsCrown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a messag
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest pains
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a message to her son's girlfriend advising her to start having chest pains after a car accident to delay a breath test as she had been drinking alcohol. Crown Prosecutor Margaret... Read more
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Business Spectator
Optus to book $200m revenue hitOptus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what te
Optus to book $200m revenue hit
Business Spectator / Posted an hour ago
Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what telcos can charge each other for accepting calls to their customers. Optus’ parent company Singapore Telecommunications said wholesale price changes for mobile terminating... Read more
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The Star
AmInvestment retains Hold call for Telekom MalaysiaTM’s equity stake in P1 has risen from 55.3% to 72.9% KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestme
AmInvestment retains Hold call for Telekom Malaysia
The Star / Posted an hour ago
TM’s equity stake in P1 has risen from 55.3% to 72.9% KUALA LUMPUR: AmInvestment is maintaining its coverage of Telekom Malaysia (TM) with a Hold call at a discounted cashflow derived fair value of RM7.20 a share. It said on Friday this implies an... Read more
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Herald Sun
Optus to take $200m revenue hit Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what
Optus to take $200m revenue hit
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what telcos can charge each other for accepting calls to their customers. Optus' parent company Singapore Telecommunications said wholesale... Read more
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Perth Now
Optus to take $200m revenue hit Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what
Optus to take $200m revenue hit
Perth Now / Posted 2 hours ago
Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what telcos can charge each other for accepting calls to their customers. Optus' parent company Singapore Telecommunications said wholesale... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Optus takes $200m revenue whackOptus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what te
Optus takes $200m revenue whack
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what telcos can charge each other for accepting calls to their customers. Optus' parent company Singapore Telecommunications said wholesale price changes for mobile terminating... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Optus to take $200m revenue hit Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what
Optus to take $200m revenue hit
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
Optus expects to take a $200 million revenue hit from recent changes to what telcos can charge each other for accepting calls to their customers. Optus' parent company Singapore Telecommunications said wholesale... Read more
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Business Wire
Hughes Watters Askanase Office Relocation to Total Plaza in December 2015 Caps Off Eventful Business Year, Positions Firm for GrowthHWA worked with CBRE to plan and execute the 25,000-square-foot office relocati
Hughes Watters Askanase Office Relocation to Total Plaza in December 2015 Caps Off Eventful Business Year, Positions Firm for Growth
Business Wire / Posted 3 hours ago
HWA worked with CBRE to plan and execute the 25,000-square-foot office relocation from Three Allen Center at 333 Clay Street to Total Plaza. Kevin Kushner and Lucian Bukowski with CBRE’s Houston office represented HWA in the lease transaction. Clint... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Optus 3Q net profit rises 9.1% Optus' third quarter profit is up 9.1 per cent after the telco addedd 12,000
Optus 3Q net profit rises 9.1%
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Optus' third quarter profit is up 9.1 per cent after the telco addedd 12,000 new mobile customers. Net profit rose to $227 million in the three months to December 31, from $208 million from the same period the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singtel's net profit dips 1.7% in Q3SINGAPORE: Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) reported a 1.7 per cent fall
Singtel's net profit dips 1.7% in Q3
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
SINGAPORE: Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) reported a 1.7 per cent fall in third-quarter net profit, as adverse currency movements and investments offset growing mobile data usage by its customers. Singtel, South-east Asia's biggest... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest painsCrown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a messag
The ICAC tapes: Margaret Cunneen said she had sent a message to Sophia Tilley about chest pains
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen told a tow truck driver she had sent a message to her son's girlfriend advising her to start having chest pains after a car accident to delay a breath test as she had been drinking alcohol. Explosive secret... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Tech: Internet tax ban heading to president's deskLEDE: The Senate on Thursday sent a bill to the president's desk solidifying th
Overnight Tech: Internet tax ban heading to president's desk
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
LEDE: The Senate on Thursday sent a bill to the president's desk solidifying the ban on state and local taxes of customers’ monthly Internet bills. The passage of the provision, which was wrapped into an unrelated customs enforcement bill, marks... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Why The Internet Of Things Hasn’t Gone Cellular YetIn the future that Particle CEO Zach Supalla envisions, you’ll never lose your
Why The Internet Of Things Hasn’t Gone Cellular Yet
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 hours ago
In the future that Particle CEO Zach Supalla envisions, you’ll never lose your luggage, or find out too late that your basement is flooded. Production lines will recognize exactly when a single piece of equipment is about to fail, and city workers... Read more
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Times News
Summit Hill considers crime watchSummit Hill police might soon have a few extra sets of eyes watching out for cr
Summit Hill considers crime watch
Times News / Posted 5 hours ago
Summit Hill police might soon have a few extra sets of eyes watching out for crime in the community. On Wednesday, about 18 people attended a meeting to organize a Citizen Crime Watch program. In charge of the meeting were Chief of Police Joseph... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Silicon Valley's year: 'amazing' but with 'perils'Joint Venture Silicon Valley's annual economic study found that 2015 was a year
Silicon Valley's year: 'amazing' but with 'perils'
Mountain View Voice / Posted 8 hours ago
Joint Venture Silicon Valley's annual economic study found that 2015 was a year of record-breaking growth and prosperity, but it cautioned that there are perils associated with this kind of break-neck trajectory. It cautioned that a fourth-quarter... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
81 House Democrats Offer Support, Guidance to FCC on its Plan to Expand Broadband Access through Lifeline ProgramWASHINGTON - Today, Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) Vice-Chair Rep. Mark
81 House Democrats Offer Support, Guidance to FCC on its Plan to Expand Broadband Access through Lifeline Program
CommonDreams.org / Posted 8 hours ago
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) Vice-Chair Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA) and CPC Co-Chairs Keith Ellison (D-MN), and Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) were joined by 78 Democrats in expressing support and providing recommendations for the... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Advocates deliver petitions against deregulating landline telephone serviceAARP staff and volunteers were at the state house in Augusta Thursday to delive
Advocates deliver petitions against deregulating landline telephone service
WMTW Portland / Posted 9 hours ago
AARP staff and volunteers were at the state house in Augusta Thursday to deliver petitions against bills they say would deregulate basic landline telephone service in Maine. Advocates claim that the two bills, "An Act to Increase Competition and... Read more
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The Atlantic
Facebook and the New ColonialismMark Zuckerberg hasn’t had the best week. First, Facebook’s Free Basics platfo
Facebook and the New Colonialism
The Atlantic / Posted 9 hours ago
Mark Zuckerberg hasn’t had the best week. First, Facebook’s Free Basics platform was effectively banned in India. Then, a high-profile member of Facebook’s board of directors, the venture capitalist Marc Andreessen, sounded off about the decision to... Read more
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The Star
TM boosts stake in P1 through RM410.3mil subscriptionKUALA LUMPUR: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM), through unit Mobikom Sdn Bhd, has boos
TM boosts stake in P1 through RM410.3mil subscription
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM), through unit Mobikom Sdn Bhd, has boosted its shareholding in wireless broadband provider Packet One Networks Sdn Bhd (P1) from 55.3% to 72.9%. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, TM said Mobikom received 10.675... Read more
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Market Watch
10 stocks leading the U.S. market’s decline Thursday(This story was updated to reflect changes in stock prices as of 10:45 a.m. ET.
10 stocks leading the U.S. market’s decline Thursday
Market Watch / Posted 9 hours ago
(This story was updated to reflect changes in stock prices as of 10:45 a.m. ET.) U.S. stocks fell again Thursday, with 80% of companies in the benchmark S&P 500 Index showing early declines. The S&P 500 SPX, -1.74% fell as much as 1.7%, extending... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
IBM SoftLayer Blocks Services in Iran as US Lifts SanctionsIBM’s SoftLayer services are not available in Iran as the cloud giant has block
IBM SoftLayer Blocks Services in Iran as US Lifts Sanctions
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 10 hours ago
IBM’s SoftLayer services are not available in Iran as the cloud giant has blocked all IPs coming from the country, according to a report by VentureBeat on Wednesday. The ban has impacted SoftLayer customers including Café Bazaar, an app store in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SMC kicks off P80-B preferred share saleMANILA, Philippines – Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. (SMC) is sellin
SMC kicks off P80-B preferred share sale
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. (SMC) is selling an initial P30 billion worth of preferred shares as part of a fund-raising plan. SMC has tapped BDO Capital & Investment, China Bank Capital, ING Bank, PNB Capital and... Read more
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The Maui News
Financial disclosures filedThe board had on its agenda Wednesday financial disclosures from 10 county admi
Financial disclosures filed
The Maui News / Posted 10 hours ago
The board had on its agenda Wednesday financial disclosures from 10 county administrators; three council members, including White, Robert Carroll and Stacy Crivello; and Stacey Moniz, who is running for County Council. The disclosures did not include... Read more
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Market Watch
10 stocks leading the U.S. market’s decline Thursday(This story was updated to reflect changes in stock prices as of 10:45 a.m. ET.
10 stocks leading the U.S. market’s decline Thursday
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
(This story was updated to reflect changes in stock prices as of 10:45 a.m. ET.) U.S. stocks fell again Thursday, with 80% of companies in the benchmark S&P 500 Index showing early declines. The S&P 500 SPX, -1.95% fell as much as 1.7%, extending... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Investment at risk without higher returns for firmsStatistics NZ data shows the sector earned an average 2 per cent return on its
Investment at risk without higher returns for firms
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Statistics NZ data shows the sector earned an average 2 per cent return on its assets in the five years to 2013, with high fixed costs and a small and low-income customer base. Investment in the telecommunications sector has hit $1.7 billion... Read more
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International Business Times
From encryption to bulk spying: Highlights of the Joint Committee report on the Snoopers' Charter The UK Joint Committee has revealed its long-awaited report into the feasibilit
From encryption to bulk spying: Highlights of the Joint Committee report on the Snoopers' Charter
International Business Times / Posted 11 hours ago
The UK Joint Committee has revealed its long-awaited report into the feasibility of the surveillance proposals in the controversial draft Investigatory Powers Bill – also known as the Snoopers' Charter. The report is roughly 200-pages long and... Read more
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Market Watch
10 stocks leading the U.S. market’s decline ThursdayU.S. stocks fell again Thursday, with 80% of companies in the benchmark S&P 500
10 stocks leading the U.S. market’s decline Thursday
Market Watch / Posted 11 hours ago
U.S. stocks fell again Thursday, with 80% of companies in the benchmark S&P 500 Index showing early declines. The S&P 500 SPX, -1.44% was down 1.4% in the first minutes of trading, extending the decline to five straight days. Investors are concerned... Read more
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The Register
Mirantis: OpenStackers, it's us or Amazon...Open Stacker Mirantis CEO, Alex Freedland, has given out an anti-Amazon message
Mirantis: OpenStackers, it's us or Amazon...
The Register / Posted 11 hours ago
Open Stacker Mirantis CEO, Alex Freedland, has given out an anti-Amazon message: “Our outstanding growth is reflective of the huge market opportunity we have in front of us. As AWS continues disrupting the $150 billion dollar cloud infrastructure... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Grameenphone, BTRC locked in tussle over auditing exerciseAuditing firm Toha Khan Zaman and Company has not been able to begin work even
Grameenphone, BTRC locked in tussle over auditing exercise
Bdnews24.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Auditing firm Toha Khan Zaman and Company has not been able to begin work even three months after being commissioned by the BTRC because of Grameenphone’s lack of interest. The BTRC has written to the company, saying its refusal to cooperate went... Read more
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Variety
AT&T, Fullscreen to Back Digital Influencers in Months-Long ProjectsAT&T continues trying to reach out and touch a new generation of video-watchers
AT&T, Fullscreen to Back Digital Influencers in Months-Long Projects
Variety / Posted 12 hours ago
AT&T continues trying to reach out and touch a new generation of video-watchers who prefer the screen on their mobile device to the one in their living room. The telecommunications giant will team up with FullScreen, the streaming-video content... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sudanese Vice-President in Luanda for ICGLR SummitLuanda — The Vice-president of Sudan, Hassabo Mohamed, arrived on Wednesday in
Sudanese Vice-President in Luanda for ICGLR Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Luanda — The Vice-president of Sudan, Hassabo Mohamed, arrived on Wednesday in Luanda to participate in the 6th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of the International Conference for the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR), taking place on... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Globe declares P22/share cash dividend The Globe Telecom, Inc. board has approved a cash dividend of P22 per share f
Globe declares P22/share cash dividend
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 hours ago
The Globe Telecom, Inc. board has approved a cash dividend of P22 per share for common shares for shareholders on record as of February 22, 2016, with payment date on March 4, 2016. “The dividend payout is in... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Lobbyists turn their attention to state capitalsDebbie Mann pays more than $3,800 out of pocket each year for the prescription
Lobbyists turn their attention to state capitals
The Arizona Republic / Posted 13 hours ago
Debbie Mann pays more than $3,800 out of pocket each year for the prescription drug Enbrel to banish the stabbing pain that rheumatoid arthritis causes in her joints. Mann would love a cheaper form of the medicine, but it’s not yet sold in the U.S.... Read more
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The Hill
Tech industry groups fire salvo in FCC privacy fightSome of Washington’s most prominent tech and telecommunications trade groups wa
Tech industry groups fire salvo in FCC privacy fight
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
Some of Washington’s most prominent tech and telecommunications trade groups want to dissuade the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission from significantly changing the way data privacy issues are regulated for Internet service... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
TM increases stake in P1 to 73% by early conversion of medium-term notes Published: 11 February 2016 8:34 PM Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM)'s unit Mobikom
TM increases stake in P1 to 73% by early conversion of medium-term notes
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 hours ago
Published: 11 February 2016 8:34 PM Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM)'s unit Mobikom Sdn Bhd has increased its controlling stake in Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (P1) to... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
A look back on the Aliza Sherman caseCLEVELAND– Nearly three years after the murder of a Cleveland Clinic nurse down
A look back on the Aliza Sherman case
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 14 hours ago
CLEVELAND– Nearly three years after the murder of a Cleveland Clinic nurse downtown, her divorce attorney is accused of making false statement to investigators. Aliza Sherman, 53, was stabbed repeatedly on March 24, 2013 at East 12th Street and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
These Terabit Satellites Will Bring Internet To The Remotest Places On EarthThe U.S.-based satellite company ViaSat has announced that it has teamed up wit
These Terabit Satellites Will Bring Internet To The Remotest Places On Earth
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 14 hours ago
The U.S.-based satellite company ViaSat has announced that it has teamed up with aerospace giant Boeing to create three new satellites that will bring high-speed Internet to the remotest parts of the world. The three ViaSat-3 satellite will join the... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
IoT can’t save you from Big BrotherIf there was any doubt that the Internet of Things could be used to spy on peop
IoT can’t save you from Big Brother
SiliconANGLE / Posted 14 hours ago
If there was any doubt that the Internet of Things could be used to spy on people, the head of National Intelligence has admitted that it can. As part of the assessment with regards to threats faced by the U.S., James Clapper, the Director of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center in deal with eastern Ohio hospital Health Headlines Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center has reached a
Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center in deal with eastern Ohio hospital
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 hours ago
Health Headlines Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center has reached an affiliation agreement with Barnesville Hospital in Belmont County. The 25-bed hospital in eastern... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lawmakers say UK's draft online spying law needs changesThe British government is under pressure to amend its proposed Internet surveil
Lawmakers say UK's draft online spying law needs changes
PhysOrg / Posted 15 hours ago
The British government is under pressure to amend its proposed Internet surveillance law after a committee of lawmakers said plans to make service providers retain all users' data have not been "adequately thought through." If approved by... Read more
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