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CNET
Acer's WMR headset has come a long way, but is limited for now by a sparse ecosystemeveryone calling this a mixed-reality headset instead of a virtual-reality one?
CNET / Posted an hour ago
everyone calling this a mixed-reality headset instead of a virtual-reality one? However, there is an opportunity to bring the real world into these headsets. All the WMR systems, including the Acer WMR, have dual cameras on the outside. These are... Read more
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CNET
Pokemon Go: Gyms, candy, pokeballs and everything else you need to knowa free mobile game that lets you see tiny creatures called Pokemon through the
CNET / Posted 2 hours ago
a free mobile game that lets you see tiny creatures called Pokemon through the window of your phone, as if they existed in the real world. Then, you can catch them. (One player says they've already caught 'em all.) It's also wildly popular:... Read more
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The Wessex Scene Online
Students Buy Plants Because We Can’t Afford ChildrenRecently, I saw an article on The Independent entitled ‘Millennials are obsesse
The Wessex Scene Online / Posted 2 hours ago
Recently, I saw an article on The Independent entitled ‘Millennials are obsessed with house plants because they can’t afford kids’ and that was enough to send my brain into a frenzy. Is that really why I’m eyeing up every cactus I see? Because it’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Filipina leader on keeping Rex’s legacy alive while staying relevantmaking kids learn. You want them to really learn, not just memorize or know the
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
making kids learn. You want them to really learn, not just memorize or know the concept. Hence, being able to apply it in the real world when they go to college or when they go to the work place.” The managing director is a firm believer in... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Mayor offers response to Tim Martin’s Arcata takeTim, your thoughts on Arcata are yesterday’s news! (“Hey, Arcata: Welcome to th
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 7 hours ago
Tim, your thoughts on Arcata are yesterday’s news! (“Hey, Arcata: Welcome to the real world,” Times-Standard, Oct. 15, Page A4.) The city of Arcata embraced understanding racial experience a year and a half ago. We are educating ourselves on how to... Read more
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/Film
Colin Powell Movie to Star Morgan Freemanno weapons of mass destruction were found. This won’t be the first time events
/Film / Posted 15 hours ago
no weapons of mass destruction were found. This won’t be the first time events from Powell’s life made a leap from the real world to the big screen. In Oliver Stone’s 2008 film W., about the life of George W. Bush, Powell was played by... Read more
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The News-Herald
Ashland football: Willoughby South grad Dominic Giunta savoring final seasonof coming back from that and still getting two good years of playing. And at so
The News-Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
of coming back from that and still getting two good years of playing. And at some point, you have to grow up and join the real world and get a job. I feel I’ve my fun, but after this season it’s time.” Giunta is pursuing a double-major in... Read more
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Ekklesia
Why I launched the Chronic Illness Inclusion Projectdisabled researcher in this area opened my eyes to the fact that we in the onli
Ekklesia / Posted 17 hours ago
disabled researcher in this area opened my eyes to the fact that we in the online #chronicillness community don’t exist in the real world of policy making. Unlike other impairment groups, we don’t have our own 'lobby'. My research on Employment... Read more
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walesonline
Wales star Ross Moriarty on Dragons' radarno-one with more ambition than Bernard. “We want to be as competitive on the p
walesonline / Posted 17 hours ago
no-one with more ambition than Bernard. “We want to be as competitive on the pitch as we can but we have got to live in the real world and be sustainable. We have given Bernard the maximum we can for next season.Warren Gatland (Image: Huw Evans... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Are movies about wildfires, tsunamis what audiences want to see now?This fall’s Northern California wildfires have claimed 42 lives so far. While i
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
This fall’s Northern California wildfires have claimed 42 lives so far. While it’s craven to think about the devastation and loss in relation to a commercial movie opening Friday, “Only the Brave” has a lot riding on audience appetite for a... Read more
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Mashable
'Supernatural' is about to introduce a 'game-changer' that could reshape Season 13the one we previously met, Pellegrino says that he's also got the upper hand on
Mashable / Posted 17 hours ago
the one we previously met, Pellegrino says that he's also got the upper hand on Lucifer. "If Michael was strong enough in the real world to subdue Lucifer, this one is strong enough in the alternate universe to tear Lucifer to shreds and to sort... Read more
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FOX News
Brain may know your dead after you die, study suggestsrevival, as the students who "died" and woke up can suddenly remember obscure p
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
revival, as the students who "died" and woke up can suddenly remember obscure passages in long-forgotten books. However, in the real world, a return ticket from death doesn't include newly acquired cerebral superpowers — though it does frequently... Read more
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FOX News
Brain may know your dead after you die, study suggestsrevival, as the students who "died" and woke up can suddenly remember obscure p
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
revival, as the students who "died" and woke up can suddenly remember obscure passages in long-forgotten books. However, in the real world, a return ticket from death doesn't include newly acquired cerebral superpowers — though it does frequently... Read more
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Game Informer
The Design Failure Of The Loot Boxto escape into a world that immerses us in its wonders, and it’s only when that
Game Informer / Posted 19 hours ago
to escape into a world that immerses us in its wonders, and it’s only when that experience is over that we step back into the real world. In-game stores break that immersion, and remind us that our fantasy only carries us to another trip into our... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Affin Hwang AM to hold money management talkto acquire the knowledge and skills to build responsible financial behaviour be
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 hours ago
to acquire the knowledge and skills to build responsible financial behaviour before leaving their nest and going into the real world. Hence, Affin Hwang AM sees the importance of reaching out to the community at school-level in promoting... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Local cities among best for income equalityzero would indicate income equality, and a 1 represents perfect inequality. Nei
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 19 hours ago
zero would indicate income equality, and a 1 represents perfect inequality. Neither of these is actually a thing in the real world,” read the site. Helena was named the most income-equal city in the state, with a Gini coefficient of... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Alabaster among best for income equalityzero would indicate income equality, and a 1 represents perfect inequality. Nei
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 19 hours ago
zero would indicate income equality, and a 1 represents perfect inequality. Neither of these is actually a thing in the real world,” read the site. Helena was named the most income-equal city in the state, with a Gini coefficient of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Brain-training game may help people understand speech in noisy placesget better at it. They did so, but only for the words they practised with, mea
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
get better at it. They did so, but only for the words they practised with, meaning the results were of little help in the real world. The new approach uses sound chimes, which older people were asked to trace on a computer screen. They would... Read more
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Business Wire
Unacast Continues to Attract Top Location & Proximity Data Industry Executivesprogram through direct publisher partnerships. Prior to PlaceIQ, Ariyo worked a
Business Wire / Posted 20 hours ago
program through direct publisher partnerships. Prior to PlaceIQ, Ariyo worked at Bloomberg as an Equity Analyst. “The Real World Graph is becoming more sophisticated every month, and we continue to invest in new data sources to understand... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Calera goes pink for breast cancer awarenessBy EMILY REED / Special to the Reporter CALERA – The city of Calera has once a
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
By EMILY REED / Special to the Reporter CALERA – The city of Calera has once again gone “pink” in partnership with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama to help raise money for life-saving breast cancer research. This is the seventh year... Read more
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The Irish Times
I love the gifts of the church and am constantly dismayed by its failingsVietnam was my own imaginative construct – something like Hogwarts or Middle Ea
The Irish Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Vietnam was my own imaginative construct – something like Hogwarts or Middle Earth – but, alas, it comes to us courtesy of the real world, not my imagination! I have only imagined the characters and the stories within. Was there every any concern... Read more
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chroniclelive
Cyber cops fighting a new breed of 'highly intelligent' criminalsknowing it. We need to educate the parents as well as the young people. I reall
chroniclelive / Posted 20 hours ago
knowing it. We need to educate the parents as well as the young people. I really think a lot of people don’t see it as the real world and they just don’t understand the inherent dangers.Read More “Would you tell a paedophile where your kids... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Pupils look to the futurethey were very nervous before the latter. "It was a great opportunity for the
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 21 hours ago
they were very nervous before the latter. "It was a great opportunity for the students to get first-hand experience about life post-16 from people in the real world of work, and gave them a real incentive to knuckle down for the final year of GCSE... Read more
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CBC.ca
'It's disgusting': Alberta woman targeted by revenge porn breaks silenceused to invite strangers to his ex-girlfriend's home for casual sex. Cases whe
CBC.ca / Posted 21 hours ago
used to invite strangers to his ex-girlfriend's home for casual sex. Cases where online harassment cross the line into the real world are becoming increasingly common, Acting Sgt. Phil Hawkins with the Edmonton police cybercrimes investigation... Read more
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birminghammail
Driverless cars to be tested on the roads of Birminghamindustry research organisation MIRA at Nuneaton. Researchers from the Universi
birminghammail / Posted 21 hours ago
industry research organisation MIRA at Nuneaton. Researchers from the University of Warwick have been given cash to set up the real world tests in Birmingham and Coventry. The only other location set to test the cars on active roads will be... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘You want a Catholic novel? I’ll give you a Catholic novel!’Vietnam was my own imaginative construct – something like Hogwarts or Middle Ea
The Irish Times / Posted 21 hours ago
Vietnam was my own imaginative construct – something like Hogwarts or Middle Earth – but, alas, it comes to us courtesy of the real world, not my imagination! I have only imagined the characters and the stories within. Was there every any concern... Read more
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Games Radar
“Reality is boring!” - The creative duo behind Ooblets talk indie development and the timeless appeal of the town simlonger just books or plays, but video games like Ooblets which are offering a p
Games Radar / Posted 21 hours ago
longer just books or plays, but video games like Ooblets which are offering a peaceful space of respite from the turmoil of the real world. And you can already tell that Ooblets is becoming something of a real crowd-pleaser. The game is still a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Beat the burnout: Fresh Korean dramas to make you look forward to the weekendlike those in dramas and movies. However, it is totally different in reality, a
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 hours ago
like those in dramas and movies. However, it is totally different in reality, and this drama portrays single ladies in the real world. This drama depicts romance and friendship in the lives of three ordinary women named Jin Jin, Ah Reum and... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Why Sean Baker’s “The Florida Project” Put Him At A Creative Crossroadswhen you go into an environment and you’re doing a hybrid way of film making, i
Fast Company Magazine / Posted yesterday
when you go into an environment and you’re doing a hybrid way of film making, in which you have actors being put into the real world and sometimes asked to interact with pedestrians, you have to do it with a tiny presence.” One of the... Read more
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The Register
You can't find tech staff – wah, wah, wah. Start with your ridiculous job specworse.” While the systemic problems that cause a skills gap in “Silicon Valley
The Register / Posted yesterday
worse.” While the systemic problems that cause a skills gap in “Silicon Valley” are finally being consternated over, in “the real world” outside of tech companies, the problem is likely even more dire. Some (*cough* Oracle *cough*) are of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Does Africa Really Want a Continental Parliament?so the PAP has remained a mere talk shop, discussing no doubt many serious Afri
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
so the PAP has remained a mere talk shop, discussing no doubt many serious African issues, but in a bubble divorced from the real world. By contrast, the European Parliament in Strasbourg, on which it is based, is directly elected by the European... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Companies Making Payments as Easy as ABCto return. Several companies have worked on this problem, and three have offer
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
to return. Several companies have worked on this problem, and three have offered solutions that appear to be working in the real world. Given these companies' ability to leverage technology to take the pain and friction out of payment... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Companies Making Payments as Easy as ABCto return. Several companies have worked on this problem, and three have offer
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
to return. Several companies have worked on this problem, and three have offered solutions that appear to be working in the real world. Given these companies' ability to leverage technology to take the pain and friction out of payment... Read more
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Canberra Times
Poor quality food in nursing homes hastens residents' demisethey are not hospitals, they are the residents' home.These people have the righ
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
they are not hospitals, they are the residents' home.These people have the right to be treated with dignity and respect. In the real world, too often I see little but resignation and hopelessness in their faces. Ngaire Hobbins is a nutritionist and... Read more
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Junkee
Analysing MangoGate: How A Year 12 Facebook Group Became Ground Zero For Harassment And AbuseA Facebook Group We know that women and people of colour experience a dispropo
Junkee / Posted yesterday
A Facebook Group We know that women and people of colour experience a disproportionate amount of abuse online (and in the real world, for that matter). In this particular context, the additional targets of the abuse were also... Read more
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Reuters
Thailand's Buddhist monks order reforms ahead of royal transitionwere centers of education in Thailand but Sulak said theoretical teachings were
Reuters / Posted yesterday
were centers of education in Thailand but Sulak said theoretical teachings were no longer enough. “The education of monks needed modernization,” Sulak told Reuters. “The existing system is creating monks that do not fully understand the real wor... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Veterans, others escort U.S. flag on San Antonio leg of its cross-country relaythe Mission Reach Trail. “It gets us involved back in the community with everyb
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
the Mission Reach Trail. “It gets us involved back in the community with everybody and not hiding away. Since we’re back in the real world, we get to join the real world.” The group of 15 was in charge of Leg 39 of the 4,600-mile Old Glory Relay.... Read more
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Perth Now
Ruby, Rebel and Brittany’s $400m hitin the series that has taken more than $400 million at the box office globally.
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
in the series that has taken more than $400 million at the box office globally. “Now graduated from college and out in the real world where it takes more than a cappella to get by, the Bellas return in Pitch Perfect 3,” the film synopsis... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thailand's Buddhist monks order reforms ahead of royal transitionenough. "The education of monks needed modernisation," Sulak told Reuters. "Th
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
enough. "The education of monks needed modernisation," Sulak told Reuters. "The existing system is creating monks that do not fully understand the real world." (US$1 = 33.0900 baht) (Editing by Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Bill Tarrant)Source: Re... Read more
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EuroNews
Thailand's Buddhist monks order reforms ahead of royal transitionwere no longer enough. “The education of monks needed modernisation,” Sulak tol
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
were no longer enough. “The education of monks needed modernisation,” Sulak told Reuters. “The existing system is creating monks that do not fully understand the real world.” ($1 = 33.0900 baht) (Editing by Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Bil... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Poor quality food in nursing homes hastens residents' demisethey are not hospitals, they are the residents' home.These people have the righ
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
they are not hospitals, they are the residents' home.These people have the right to be treated with dignity and respect. In the real world, too often I see little but resignation and hopelessness in their faces. Ngaire Hobbins is a nutritionist and... Read more
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The Age
Poor quality food in nursing homes hastens residents' demisethey are not hospitals, they are the residents' home.These people have the righ
The Age / Posted yesterday
they are not hospitals, they are the residents' home.These people have the right to be treated with dignity and respect. In the real world, too often I see little but resignation and hopelessness in their faces. Ngaire Hobbins is a nutritionist and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ruby, Rebel and Brittany’s $400m hitin the series that has taken more than $400 million at the box office globally.
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in the series that has taken more than $400 million at the box office globally. “Now graduated from college and out in the real world where it takes more than a cappella to get by, the Bellas return in Pitch Perfect 3,” the film synopsis... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Job recruiter: 'You name it, we basically need it'said he isn’t quite ready for the full-time job market, but insists the interns
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
said he isn’t quite ready for the full-time job market, but insists the internship and job fair forces him to prepare for the real world. “When I first got here this morning, I thought I wasn’t going to be able to talk to anyone because of my... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Arts education promotes a strong societywe can homogenize the opinions that show up on our social media feeds, living t
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
we can homogenize the opinions that show up on our social media feeds, living together peaceably and productively in the real world is only going to get more challenging. If Census Bureau estimates hold, in just 27 years, one-time minority... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
ESPN apologized to Washington over cupcake stunt during broadcasta statement for 30 seconds. You want to take action. “If you really want to ge
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
a statement for 30 seconds. You want to take action. “If you really want to get out and do something, we want to go out in the real world and do things to make actual change, not 30 seconds of fame making a statement out there. Is that really going... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The real-life magical items that inspired J K Rowling's Harry Potter serieslumos and expelliarmus (For muggles, one provides light and the other whips an
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
lumos and expelliarmus (For muggles, one provides light and the other whips an enemy’s wand out of their grasp). In the real world, centuries ago spells, potions and charms were used to banish illness, make people fall in love or bring... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Athletic director Tom Jurich officially fired by Louisville boarda statement for 30 seconds. You want to take action. “If you really want to ge
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
a statement for 30 seconds. You want to take action. “If you really want to get out and do something, we want to go out in the real world and do things to make actual change, not 30 seconds of fame making a statement out there. Is that really going... Read more
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The Courier
Jail visit opens eyes to some big challengeseither on parole or permanently, and had to face the outside world, the unknown
The Courier / Posted yesterday
either on parole or permanently, and had to face the outside world, the unknown, the unstructured, and the prejudice of the real world. They were terrified. Some had support, so would have a place to live at least, but were facing a future... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Escape into music's dark side with this weekend's Cloak & Dagger festivalIf the real world already feels too much like an unremitting sea of bleakness p
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
If the real world already feels too much like an unremitting sea of bleakness punctuated by violent, howling noise, perhaps this weekend’s inaugural Cloak & Dagger festival in downtown L.A. isn’t for you. But what if two nights of heavy,... Read more
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