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The Hill
Wisconsin-Foxconn deal could cost public $4.5 billionA planned Foxconn manufacturing facility in southwest Wisconsin could cost taxp
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
A planned Foxconn manufacturing facility in southwest Wisconsin could cost taxpayers roughly $4.5 billion, a state assemblyman said Tuesday. Wisconsin Assemblyman Gordon Hintz (D) told reporters that a memo from the state legislature’s fiscal bureau... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Memo: Foxconn cost to public nearing $4.5 billionAt least one of the figures cited in the memo might have been incurred without
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
At least one of the figures cited in the memo might have been incurred without the Foxconn project: the I-94 North South project. That project, which will widen and rebuild the interstate from General Mitchel Airport in Milwaukee to the Illinois... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Workers describe harsh conditions at Apple supplier in Chinaof fear of recrimination. Apple spent years upbraiding manufacturers after a r
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
of fear of recrimination. Apple spent years upbraiding manufacturers after a rash of suicides in 2010 at its main partner, Foxconn Technology, provoked outrage over the harsh working environments in which its upscale gadgets were made. Foxconn... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Workers describe harsh conditions at Apple supplier in Chinaof fear of recrimination. Apple spent years upbraiding manufacturers after a r
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
of fear of recrimination. Apple spent years upbraiding manufacturers after a rash of suicides in 2010 at its main partner, Foxconn Technology, provoked outrage over the harsh working environments in which its upscale gadgets were made. Foxconn... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Walker backs GOP sparsity aid increase for rural schoolsWisconsin schools, especially in rural districts, clear." Bewley and Pope said
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
Wisconsin schools, especially in rural districts, clear." Bewley and Pope said GOP budget writers held a public hearing on Foxconn before resuming work on the state budget, then six days later GOP members of the Joint Finance Committee voted to... Read more
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Digi Times
Apple to give more MacBook orders to Foxconn in 2018Apple is expected to shift a major portion of its MacBook orders to Foxconn Ele
Digi Times / Posted yesterday
Apple is expected to shift a major portion of its MacBook orders to Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) in 2018 instead of its old practice of giving most of the orders to Quanta Computer, according to sources from the upstream supply... Read more
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FOX Business
GoPro's 10 Biggest Blundersbought back 1.5 million shares at an average price of $23.05 -- a 281% premium
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
bought back 1.5 million shares at an average price of $23.05 -- a 281% premium to its current price.6. Failing to impress Foxconn This eliminated the possibility of a strategic manufacturing partnership between the companies, which could have... Read more
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FOX Business
GoPro's 10 Biggest Blundersbought back 1.5 million shares at an average price of $23.05 -- a 281% premium
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
bought back 1.5 million shares at an average price of $23.05 -- a 281% premium to its current price.6. Failing to impress Foxconn This eliminated the possibility of a strategic manufacturing partnership between the companies, which could have... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Our Views: How to lure millennials from IllinoisWisconsin’s economy is on the upswing and will require thousands of new workers
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Wisconsin’s economy is on the upswing and will require thousands of new workers to operate the planned $10 billion Foxconn plant in Racine County and Foxconn’s suppliers. Janesville is poised to experience a boom, too, with the recent sale... Read more
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FOX Business
Should Apple Be Responsible for Combating Device Addiction?parents control over the apps, services, and content kids can use. Suicides at
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
parents control over the apps, services, and content kids can use. Suicides at a contract manufacturing plant belonging to Foxconn in China led Apple to hang nets at the facility and prompted a visit from Apple CEO Tim Cook, who was accompanied by... Read more
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FOX Business
Should Apple Be Responsible for Combating Device Addiction?parents control over the apps, services, and content kids can use. Suicides at
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
parents control over the apps, services, and content kids can use. Suicides at a contract manufacturing plant belonging to Foxconn in China led Apple to hang nets at the facility and prompted a visit from Apple CEO Tim Cook, who was accompanied by... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why Illinois lost thousands of jobs to Alabamamore evidence that in the global race for jobs, growth and prosperity, the Land
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
more evidence that in the global race for jobs, growth and prosperity, the Land of Lincoln is falling behind. Remember: Foxconn last year picked Wisconsin for a major electronics factory. The Toyota/Mazda plant will hire up to 4,000 people, and... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Your Views: Agency shouldn't be spending money on wooing Illinois residentscommunity? Taxpayers are not responsible to do the recruiting for employers. I
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
community? Taxpayers are not responsible to do the recruiting for employers. I hope this has nothing to do with the Foxconn deal. Please excuse me for some of my ignorance, but isn't WEDC the agency Walker created to fill the 250,000 jobs he... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Foxconn land dispute: Property owners are furiousowners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their l
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
owners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their land as part of the incentive package for a Foxconn factory there. The 12 property owners hold 18 acres of land that the Village of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, is... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Foxconn land dispute: Property owners are furiousowners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their l
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
owners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their land as part of the incentive package for a Foxconn factory there. The 12 property owners hold 18 acres of land that the Village of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, is... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Foxconn land dispute: Property owners are furiousowners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their l
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
owners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their land as part of the incentive package for a Foxconn factory there. The 12 property owners hold 18 acres of land that the Village of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, is... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Foxconn land dispute: Property owners are furiousowners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their l
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
owners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their land as part of the incentive package for a Foxconn factory there. The 12 property owners hold 18 acres of land that the Village of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, is... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Foxconn land dispute: Property owners are furiousowners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their l
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
owners are suing in federal court over local government efforts to take their land as part of the incentive package for a Foxconn factory there. The 12 property owners hold 18 acres of land that the Village of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, is... Read more
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asianage
More OLED panel makers including LG and Sharp to compete for upcoming iPhones13 fabs will reportedly reach 350,000 substrates a month if all of them come on
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
13 fabs will reportedly reach 350,000 substrates a month if all of them come online.” Other suppliers include Sharp, now a Foxconn Electronics company is likely to come next to Japan Display (JDI) to produce OLED screens as early as in the second... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Gov. Walker calls for ad campaign to attract workers to Wisconsinwhere they want to live long term and raise children, Walker said. The push to
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 4 days ago
where they want to live long term and raise children, Walker said. The push to attract more workers comes as Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group proceeds with its plan to open a display-screen factory between Milwaukee and Chicago that could... Read more
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Gulf News
Reading the iPhone tea leaves in Apple’s supply chainbusiness delivered strong growth in December, compared to a year ago.It’s not m
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
business delivered strong growth in December, compared to a year ago.It’s not much, but the flagship of Terry Gou’s Foxconn Technology Group is remarkably unhelpful when it comes to sharing information with the investment community. It... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wisconsin landowners fight effort to take land for FoxconnA dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technol
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technology Group complex are going to court to try to stop efforts to forcibly take their land. The property owners say the community where the plant is to be located, the... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Democratic Madison mayor enters Wisconsin governor's racethe state's voter identification law and signing a $3 billion tax incentive pac
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
the state's voter identification law and signing a $3 billion tax incentive package for Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group, which is building a display screen manufacturing plant in southeastern Wisconsin. Soglin said the... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Soglin promises to run "supper club campaign"well into his 50s did a five-day, 500-miles bike ride from Minneapolis to Chica
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
well into his 50s did a five-day, 500-miles bike ride from Minneapolis to Chicago." Soglin hit Walker on the $3 billion Foxconn Technology Group deal and said the next governor needs to fight the opioid crisis, fix public schools, deal with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wisconsin launches ad blitz to lure Chicago 'disillusioned' millennialsFresh off its Foxconn manufacturing plant win, Wisconsin is taking aim at Chica
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Fresh off its Foxconn manufacturing plant win, Wisconsin is taking aim at Chicago’s millennial talent pool, with a marketing campaign designed to lure young skilled workers to move north of the border. The $1 million marketing blitz, which launched... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Wisconsin launches ads to lure Chicago millenialsworkers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger p
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
workers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger problem in coming years as electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group moves closer to opening a massive flat-screen manufacturing plant in Pleasant Prairie, about halfway... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Democratic Madison Mayor Paul Soglin enters governor's raceI hear you and I will be your voice calling us to work together to get it done.
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 6 days ago
I hear you and I will be your voice calling us to work together to get it done. We can do better. Almost $4 billion for Foxconn with no expected payback to hard working Wisconsinites for at least 25 years – and perhaps never. We need... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Democratic Madison mayor enters Wisconsin governor's racethe state's voter identification law and signing a $3 billion tax incentive pac
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
the state's voter identification law and signing a $3 billion tax incentive package for Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group, which is building a display screen manufacturing plant in southeastern Wisconsin. Soglin said the... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin makes it official: He's running for GovernorI hear you and I will be your voice calling us to work together to get it done.
WAOW Wausau / Posted 6 days ago
I hear you and I will be your voice calling us to work together to get it done. We can do better. Almost $4 billion for Foxconn with no expected payback to hard working Wisconsinites for at least 25 years – and perhaps never. We need... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin announces bid for Governorspeed internet - is the key to economic development – our state lags behind."
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
speed internet - is the key to economic development – our state lags behind." Mayor Soglin's announcement also brought up Foxconn, where he said 25 years was too long to wait for a return on the investment. He briefly outlined what he would do... Read more
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New York Daily News
Landowners fight effort to take land for FoxconnMOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site f
New York Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technology Group complex are going to court to try to stop efforts to forcibly take their land. The property owners say the community where the plant... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Landowners fight effort to take land for FoxconnMOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site f
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technology Group complex are going to court to try to stop efforts to forcibly take their land. The property owners say the community where the plant... Read more
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FOX Business
Landowners fight effort to take land for FoxconnA dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technol
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technology Group complex are going to court to try to stop efforts to forcibly take their land. The property owners say the community where the plant is to be located is... Read more
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FOX Business
Landowners fight effort to take land for FoxconnMOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. – A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. – A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technology Group complex are going to court to try to stop efforts to forcibly take their land. Continue Reading Below The property owners say the... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Landowners fight effort to take land for FoxconnMOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site f
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
MOUNT PLEASANT, Wis. (AP) — A dozen homeowners living near the Wisconsin site for a massive Foxconn Technology Group complex are going to court to try to stop efforts to forcibly take their land. The property owners say the community where the plant... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Homeowners sue Mount Pleasant over land for FoxconnA dozen people slated to lose their homes to Foxconn are suing the Village of M
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
A dozen people slated to lose their homes to Foxconn are suing the Village of Mount Pleasant and Village President, Dave De Groot. The civil lawsuit was filed Monday in United States District Court. Twelve peopl are suing over seven properties in... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Wisconsin launches ads to lure Chicago millennials northworkers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger p
The Journal-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
workers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger problem in coming years as electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group moves closer to opening a massive flat-screen manufacturing plant in Pleasant Prairie, about halfway... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Wisconsin launches ads to lure Chicago millennials northworkers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger p
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
workers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger problem in coming years as electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group moves closer to opening a massive flat-screen manufacturing plant in Pleasant Prairie, about halfway... Read more
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Daily Herald
Wisconsin launches ads to lure Chicago millennials northworkers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger p
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
workers to Wisconsin. The state's lack of workers figures to become a larger problem in coming years as electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group moves closer to opening a massive flat-screen manufacturing plant in Pleasant Prairie, about halfway... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
State ad campaign aims to lure Chicago workers to Wisconsinthe ads will start blasting Chicagoland this week. Stadelman believes the timi
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
the ads will start blasting Chicagoland this week. Stadelman believes the timing might be linked to Taiwanese company Foxconn's development of a massive electronics manufacturing complex in rural Racine County. State officials have said the... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC loses out on major Toyota plantlast year, At the time the budget was being written, North Carolina was still i
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
last year, At the time the budget was being written, North Carolina was still in the running to land a major project by Foxconn Technology Group, a Taiwanese firm searching for a site to build a display panel plant employing up to 13,000... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
With no front-runner, sprawling Democratic gubernatorial field taking shapeoffering specific critiques of eight of them. GOP spokesman Alec Zimmerman kno
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 7 days ago
offering specific critiques of eight of them. GOP spokesman Alec Zimmerman knocked Wachs’ opposition to the $10 billion Foxconn plant being built in Racine County with $3 billion in state tax credits, noting 450 companies in the state have... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Democrats blast road funding for Foxconnleader Gordon Hintz said the expenditure had not previously been disclosed and
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
leader Gordon Hintz said the expenditure had not previously been disclosed and was not part of the nearly $3 billion Foxconn subsidy legislation but in addition to it. What's more, Hintz said the Legislative Fiscal Bureau deemed it... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Mike Dugganbecame a centerpiece of Mayor ’s job in 2017 — sometimes overshadowing his own
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
became a centerpiece of Mayor ’s job in 2017 — sometimes overshadowing his own landslide re-election. From Foxconn to Amazon, Duggan was arguably the face of Detroit last year as he tried to woo business investment to a city just... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Guest Views: NAFTA too vital to state to scrapfor strong, if not spectacular gains on the economy and jobs front based in lar
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
for strong, if not spectacular gains on the economy and jobs front based in large part on the plans moving ahead for the Foxconn campus here in Racine County. That could fuel economic growth not only for the county, but throughout the region. It... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple iPhone factory worker 'jumps to his deathas colleagues claim he was upset about being refused a 'referral fee' Reports
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
as colleagues claim he was upset about being refused a 'referral fee' Reports claimed a worker died on Saturday at a Foxconn factory in China A source said the worker had failed to obtain a 'referral fee' from his agency The factory in... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Foxconn road construction project to begin MondayRACINE COUNTY (CBS 58) – The project to reconstruct six and a half miles of fro
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 8 days ago
RACINE COUNTY (CBS 58) – The project to reconstruct six and a half miles of frontage road along Interstate 94 for the Foxconn plant begins Monday. The $10 billion Foxconn manufacturing plant will be in Mount Pleasant. I-94 needs to be widened as... Read more
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International Business Times
Another suicide at iPhone factory in China casts light on Foxconn working conditions for the suicide were unknown. According to the Telegraph, the watchdog added t
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
for the suicide were unknown. According to the Telegraph, the watchdog added that Li had been employed by technology giant Foxconn through an agency and had worked for the firm for just over two months. The world's largest contract electronics... Read more
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Digi Times
Taiwan businesses may record impressive M&A growth in 2018other Taiwan tech players have also been seeking M&A targets or investment oppo
Digi Times / Posted 8 days ago
other Taiwan tech players have also been seeking M&A targets or investment opportunities in Japan, Europe, and the US, with Foxconn Group being the most active of them. After acquiring the majority of stakes in Japan's Sharp in mid-August 2016,... Read more
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Digi Times
Taiwan PC makers to reap new harvest from automotive electronicshave both tapped into Tesla's supply chain, providing computer control systems
Digi Times / Posted 8 days ago
have both tapped into Tesla's supply chain, providing computer control systems for Tesla's EVs. Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) has also maintained close cooperation ties with Tesla, and its chairman Terry Guo said at the 2017 Fortune Global... Read more
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