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Salt Lake City Weekly
Cavalcade of RednecksMedical Milestone Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaig
Cavalcade of Rednecks
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 21 minutes ago
Medical Milestone Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign announced they had recently (a first, they claimed) transmitted high-speed digital data through slabs of pork loin and beef liver. The signal cleared the muscle and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Malware attack disables University of Calgary systemsThe University of Calgary is slowly recovering from a weekend hack attack. The
Malware attack disables University of Calgary systems
Calgary Sun / Posted an hour ago
The University of Calgary is slowly recovering from a weekend hack attack. The technical difficulties began Saturday, smack in the middle of the school's Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences Congress 2016, disabling email, Skype,... Read more
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Ars Technica
Why can’t the Estonian president buy a song off iTunes for his Latvian wife?homeland. During his childhood, the family moved to New Jersey—eventually Ilves
Why can’t the Estonian president buy a song off iTunes for his Latvian wife?
Ars Technica / Posted 6 hours ago
homeland. During his childhood, the family moved to New Jersey—eventually Ilves earned degrees from Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania—consequently, he speaks flawless American English. After Estonia regained its... Read more
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Philly.com
Jim Sanders, 49, web designerIn June 1989, Jim Sanders was 23 and down the Shore in Longport with his fellow
Jim Sanders, 49, web designer
Philly.com / Posted 6 hours ago
In June 1989, Jim Sanders was 23 and down the Shore in Longport with his fellow Temple University seniors, celebrating the end of the school year. Mr. Sanders, who had just arrived in a car without air-conditioning, dove off a bulkhead into shallow... Read more
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Business Wire
Caverion Prolongs Its Managed Services Contract with the Technical University Munich in GermanyHELSINKI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Caverion (HEX:CAV1V) has prolonged its Managed Servi
Caverion Prolongs Its Managed Services Contract with the Technical University Munich in Germany
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
HELSINKI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Caverion (HEX:CAV1V) has prolonged its Managed Services contract with the Technical University Munich (TUM) in Germany. The agreement is a continuation to an existing co-operation at the campus Garching since the 1990’s.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'I hated myself': Australian teens losing thousands Counter Strike gamblinginternet gambling regulations 'pre-date Facebook' Dr Sally Gainsbury, an onlin
'I hated myself': Australian teens losing thousands Counter Strike gambling
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 hours ago
internet gambling regulations 'pre-date Facebook' Dr Sally Gainsbury, an online gambling expert from Southern Cross University, said when it comes to oversight of this kind of gambling in Australia, the regulations were "hopelessly out of... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Vet sees hope after an eye-opening military careera Catholic, military, high school," Dobscha said. Working hard he was able to
Vet sees hope after an eye-opening military career
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
a Catholic, military, high school," Dobscha said. Working hard he was able to acquire an ROTC scholarship to Ohio State University. Four years later, he found himself a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy. "I was commissioned one day and... Read more
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Breitbart
Secrecy Zucks: Why Silicon Valley Is Scared of Donald Trump, Part 2how the estimated two million workers imported using programs like the H-1B vis
Secrecy Zucks: Why Silicon Valley Is Scared of Donald Trump, Part 2
Breitbart / Posted 16 hours ago
how the estimated two million workers imported using programs like the H-1B visa has caused salaries for Americans with computer science degrees to go flat for over a decade may actually be a bigger problem, one that neither the Democrats or... Read more
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Scotsman
Monday interview: Charles Haresnape, Aldermore Bankabout bringing out the best in a workforce. Now managing director of Aldermore
Monday interview: Charles Haresnape, Aldermore Bank
Scotsman / Posted 16 hours ago
about bringing out the best in a workforce. Now managing director of Aldermore’s mortgages arm, Haresnape studied law at university before opting to move into the world of finance and taking up a graduate, management-trainee role at NatWest. He... Read more
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The Economic Times
Municipal commissioner of Pune,Kunal Kumar wants to announce open-data policies, like in London & Singaporeand processes that used to take nine days earlier are now getting completed in
Municipal commissioner of Pune,Kunal Kumar wants to announce open-data policies, like in London & Singapore
The Economic Times / Posted 19 hours ago
and processes that used to take nine days earlier are now getting completed in four," he said. Last month, almost 100 services, like applying for different certificates and permissions, were shifted online. Earlier, citizens had to go to the... Read more
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NBC News
Peter Thiel vs. Gawker: Case Highlights World of 'Litigation Funding'anything about investing in individual cases or even portfolios of bundled case
Peter Thiel vs. Gawker: Case Highlights World of 'Litigation Funding'
NBC News / Posted yesterday
anything about investing in individual cases or even portfolios of bundled cases. And of course, lawyers have long offered services based on contingency that give them a cut of any money they win for their clients. advertisement"Third-party... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Business Buzz, May 29, 2016year. The proposal was approved by the college’s Board of Directors at its May
Business Buzz, May 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
year. The proposal was approved by the college’s Board of Directors at its May meeting. King’s will be the only college or university in the Wyoming Valley to offer a bachelor’s of science degree in civil engineering. Bank donates tax credits: The... Read more
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The Age
Can a computer detect cancer more accurately than a doctor?to be heard. But his new company Enlitic is pioneering an approach to medicine
Can a computer detect cancer more accurately than a doctor?
The Age / Posted yesterday
to be heard. But his new company Enlitic is pioneering an approach to medicine that uses "deep learning" – a game-changing computer technology based on how the human brain operates – to identify cancers in radiology scans faster and more accurately... Read more
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The New Yorker
Atonementone morning last September, Lu Lobello rose from his bed, switched on a light,
Atonement
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
one morning last September, Lu Lobello rose from his bed, switched on a light, and stared into the video camera on his computer. It was two-thirty. The light cast a yellow pall on Lobello’s unshaven face. Almost every night was like this.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan Comcast boss promises better servicewere starting to offer telephone and Internet service, and wanted his expertise
Michigan Comcast boss promises better service
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
were starting to offer telephone and Internet service, and wanted his expertise. Collins had studied business at the University of Michigan and earned his law degree at Wayne State University. He was a partner at Hill Lewis — now Clark Hill —... Read more
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examiner.com
Augmented Reality Expo 2016 - Superpowers to the People!the way), by ‘cyborgs’ to build communities of advertising-free wireless networ
Augmented Reality Expo 2016 - Superpowers to the People!
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
the way), by ‘cyborgs’ to build communities of advertising-free wireless networks, like Prof. Steve Mann’s students at the University of Toronto, or by the military. People that built wearables and who developed AR back then were generally those... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Stung By Yelp Reviews, Health Providers Spill Patient Secretsreviews — more than 1.7 million in all — allowing us to search them by keyword.
Stung By Yelp Reviews, Health Providers Spill Patient Secrets
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
reviews — more than 1.7 million in all — allowing us to search them by keyword. Using a tool developed by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, we identified more than 3,500 one-star reviews (the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Internet Reading Club: May 2016Surya Mattu, Lauren Kirchner | ProPublica Yet something odd happened when Bord
Internet Reading Club: May 2016
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
Surya Mattu, Lauren Kirchner | ProPublica Yet something odd happened when Borden and Prater were booked into jail: A computer program spat out a score predicting the likelihood of each committing a future crime. Borden—who is black—was rated... Read more
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Times News
Carbon Career & Technical Institute academic awardsPA DECA scholarship, $500; Kealey Conville, PA DECA scholarship, $500; Spencer
Carbon Career & Technical Institute academic awards
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
PA DECA scholarship, $500; Kealey Conville, PA DECA scholarship, $500; Spencer Moyer, DECA scholarship to Johnson and Wales University, $40,000; Brandy Green, DECA scholarship to Johnson and Wales University, $28,000; Nathan Vrablic, DECA... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events1 to 2:30 p.m., $8/class; $40/six classes,93 MacKenzie Road, Covington Twp. 570
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
1 to 2:30 p.m., $8/class; $40/six classes,93 MacKenzie Road, Covington Twp. 570-842-1506. Community Diabetes and Nutrition Services LLC:educational series for people with diabetes, Thursday and June 16, 10 a.m. to noon or 6 to 8 p.m., 200 Main St.,... Read more
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MedCity News
Carena CEO: Telemedicine should be about better care, not technologyto sell telemedicine,” said Derrickson, a technology entrepreneur who also work
Carena CEO: Telemedicine should be about better care, not technology
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
to sell telemedicine,” said Derrickson, a technology entrepreneur who also worked at Sun Microsystems and Steve Jobs’ NeXT Computer. His interest in healthcare was sparked after spending a great deal of time in hospitals when his two daughters were... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Larry Kent Kilmer 1949and recognized in pole vaulting in track and field. After graduating Claflin H
Larry Kent Kilmer 1949
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
and recognized in pole vaulting in track and field. After graduating Claflin High School in 1967, he attended Kansas State University before enrolling in Pittsburgh State College, earning a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics in 1971. He was... Read more
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NBC Miami
SWAG on 6: Maria Mejiause them. Now, thanks to Maria Mejia, more and more students at the school have
SWAG on 6: Maria Mejia
NBC Miami / Posted 2 days ago
use them. Now, thanks to Maria Mejia, more and more students at the school have gone beyond just using, they’re programming computers as well. “I’m very proud to be able to say that, you know, I’ve helped influence other girls to get into stem... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, May 27, 2016organization hopes to return to the UI campus. There is no plan for that, howev
Tom's #Mailbag, May 27, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
organization hopes to return to the UI campus. There is no plan for that, however. Non-flowing fountains "Why can't the University of Illinois keep the water features in the Upwells sculpture on the ECE (Electrical and Computer Engineering) Quad... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Jollibee introduces 2016 YumbassadorsForbes’ 2016 “30 Under 30 Asia” list – has always wanted to make the world a be
Jollibee introduces 2016 Yumbassadors
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
Forbes’ 2016 “30 Under 30 Asia” list – has always wanted to make the world a better place even as a young girl. She took up Computer Science and focused on the integration of technology and design to improve crucial aspects of Filipino life... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Who is RBC's 'secret weapon' in the fintech fight?have all been pretty adept at identifying and using new technologies," said Bob
Who is RBC's 'secret weapon' in the fintech fight?
Financial Planning.com / Posted 3 days ago
have all been pretty adept at identifying and using new technologies," said Bob Vokes, who leads Accenture’s financial services practice in Canada. “There’s a tremendous amount of work and energy going on at every one of them that they’re not... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Concealed in smoke: MS804to 3,000 metres deep. For now, debris, luggage, fragmentary human remains and
Concealed in smoke: MS804
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
to 3,000 metres deep. For now, debris, luggage, fragmentary human remains and six warning messages sent from the Airbus’s computer system constitute the only clues as to why the plane plunged to the sea. Greece’s defence minister said that the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Teammy team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of La
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Team
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
my team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services that surveyed the key facilitators of successful wellness programs. I wasn’t surprised to see the study's conclusion... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Somali Americans divided as FBI informant testifies against friends21, shook his head as Bashir wiped his eyes. Abdirahman Daud and Mohamed Farah,
Somali Americans divided as FBI informant testifies against friends
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
21, shook his head as Bashir wiped his eyes. Abdirahman Daud and Mohamed Farah, both co-defendants aged 22, stared into computer monitors without emotion. ‘May Allah’s curse be upon you’ Bashir recorded his friends for around four months at... Read more
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The News-Times
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Teammy team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of La
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Team
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
my team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services that surveyed the key facilitators of successful wellness programs. I wasn’t surprised to see the study's conclusion... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
Give your market research a longer memory with Vision Critical’s new releaseImagine you’re on the marketing team for, oh, say, a computer hardware manufact
Give your market research a longer memory with Vision Critical’s new release
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Imagine you’re on the marketing team for, oh, say, a computer hardware manufacturer, and you’re pitching your vision for selling the company’s latest line of computers. Which campaign do you think will sound more effective: one mimicking the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Teammy team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of La
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Team
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
my team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services that surveyed the key facilitators of successful wellness programs. I wasn’t surprised to see the study's conclusion... Read more
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Connecticut Post
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Teammy team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of La
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Team
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
my team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services that surveyed the key facilitators of successful wellness programs. I wasn’t surprised to see the study's conclusion... Read more
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Quartz
People dump AI advisors that give bad advice, while they forgive humans for doing the sameare quick to shun their advice in the future. That has big implications as mach
People dump AI advisors that give bad advice, while they forgive humans for doing the same
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
are quick to shun their advice in the future. That has big implications as machines infiltrate the workplace, offering services once provided by human colleagues. University of Wisconsin researchers recently sought to test how we might get... Read more
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Daily Mail
ForcePhone software lets you control your phone just by squeezing itlike the iPhone 6S: Software lets devices to be controlled by squeezing them F
ForcePhone software lets you control your phone just by squeezing it
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
like the iPhone 6S: Software lets devices to be controlled by squeezing them ForcePhone software has been developed by computer scientists in the US The team believes squeeze commands could be used to augment existing phones, and even to call... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Teammy team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of La
When This Boss Walks 10 Miles a Day, She Leads a Much Healthier Team
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
my team. I recently came across a study sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services that surveyed the key facilitators of successful wellness programs. I wasn’t surprised to see the study's conclusion... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
An investing anachronism: Murray Taylor's career with a single employerMurray Taylor is an anachronism in the often-volatile financial services busine
An investing anachronism: Murray Taylor's career with a single employer
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Murray Taylor is an anachronism in the often-volatile financial services business: He’s just retired from the same employer he started with in 1976. He joined Winnipeg-based Great-West Life at 21, after graduating from the University of Manitoba in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC Qedani Mahlangu - Gauteng Health Prov Budget Vote 2016and it also allows an ultrasound to be done using mobile technology. These inno
MEC Qedani Mahlangu - Gauteng Health Prov Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and it also allows an ultrasound to be done using mobile technology. These innovations assist in bringing key healthcare services closer to those that need it most. We have a committed obstetrics and paediatrics team to work tirelessly to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Pascack Valley Meals on Wheels staff being trained to keep an eye on clients’ healthfor a new health screening pilot program, officials said. The two-year program
Pascack Valley Meals on Wheels staff being trained to keep an eye on clients’ health
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
for a new health screening pilot program, officials said. The two-year program, coordinated by researchers at Brown University, is part of an ongoing effort by Meals on Wheels America, the national umbrella agency, to measure the potential... Read more
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heraldscotland
Lanarkshire software testing firm doubles profits amid boom in online businessbe compatible with the devices produced by different manufacturers. This has l
Lanarkshire software testing firm doubles profits amid boom in online business
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
be compatible with the devices produced by different manufacturers. This has led to a big increase in demand for testing services that will allow firms to check that their systems are transmitting information to and from consumers correctly and... Read more
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Technode
The Chinese Government Wants A 100 Billion RMB AI Market By 2018intelligence” is defined. In the Chinese government’s statement, artificial int
The Chinese Government Wants A 100 Billion RMB AI Market By 2018
Technode / Posted 3 days ago
intelligence” is defined. In the Chinese government’s statement, artificial intelligence is defined as a “branch of computer science where machines have human-like intelligence” and includes robots, natural language processing, and image... Read more
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Daily Mail
Microsoft is now banning weak and commonly used passwordsthat made it possible. As a result, Microsoft is ‘dynamically banning’ all wea
Microsoft is now banning weak and commonly used passwords
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
that made it possible. As a result, Microsoft is ‘dynamically banning’ all weak and commonly used passwords across its services. The tech giant is gathering passwords from compromised accounts to see what combinations are easily cracked - and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
US stocks dip after two-day climb; chemicals makers fallinvestment strategist for Northern Trust, said investors are waiting to hear Fe
US stocks dip after two-day climb; chemicals makers fall
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
investment strategist for Northern Trust, said investors are waiting to hear Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks at Harvard University on Friday. "Traders are unlikely to want to make big bets ahead of Yellen's speech," he said. Stocks have risen... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US stocks dip after two-day climb; chemicals makers fallinvestment strategist for Northern Trust, said investors are waiting to hear Fe
US stocks dip after two-day climb; chemicals makers fall
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
investment strategist for Northern Trust, said investors are waiting to hear Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks at Harvard University on Friday. "Traders are unlikely to want to make big bets ahead of Yellen's speech," he said. Stocks have risen... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
REPORT: Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soonThe university issued the following press release revealing leadership changes,
REPORT: Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soon
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
The university issued the following press release revealing leadership changes, as well as the findings of the Pepper Hamilton report: Board of Regents apologizes to Baylor Nation; Dr. David Garland named interim University President; Ken Starr... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US stocks pause after two-day surge; chemicals makers dipinvestment strategist for Northern Trust, said investors are waiting to hear Fe
US stocks pause after two-day surge; chemicals makers dip
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
investment strategist for Northern Trust, said investors are waiting to hear Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks at Harvard University on Friday. "Traders are unlikely to want to make big bets ahead of Yellen's speech," he said. BONDS: Bond... Read more
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My EastText
Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soonThe university is expected to make the official announcement around 11:00 a.m.
Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soon
My EastText / Posted 4 days ago
The university is expected to make the official announcement around 11:00 a.m. Briles reportedly let the team know through a mass text message. The Pepper Hamilton report, which is also expected to be released Thursday afternoon, has been described... Read more
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Quartz
The future of software development depends on a jury's ability to understand this questionbeen a long road, but the stakes remain as high as ever. A win for Oracle would
The future of software development depends on a jury's ability to understand this question
Quartz / Posted 4 days ago
been a long road, but the stakes remain as high as ever. A win for Oracle would mean that many websites, apps, and services could suddenly be vulnerable to copyright lawsuits, which thus far have been a rare occurrence in the software... Read more
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Business Wire
Women in IT Networking Call for Participation @ SC16education community IT field to participate in the ground-up construction of SC
Women in IT Networking Call for Participation @ SC16
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
education community IT field to participate in the ground-up construction of SCinet, one of the fastest and most advanced computer networks in the world. WINS is a joint effort between the Energy Sciences Network (ESnet), the Keystone Initiative... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Top-level domain expansion a security risk for business computersAutomatic proxy configuration requests frequently leak to the public Internet f
Top-level domain expansion a security risk for business computers
techcentral.ie / Posted 4 days ago
Automatic proxy configuration requests frequently leak to the public Internet from corporate computers The explosion of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) in recent years can put enterprise computers at risk due to name conflicts between internal... Read more
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