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VP of International Hugo Barra announced on Facebook that he'll be leaving Xiaomi and returning to Silicon Valley. Barra, who became a popular figure in the company both at home in Beijing and abroad, was a star at Google's Android division prior to... [...]
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: engadget
Homebrew-friendly boards like the Raspberry Pi are great for do-it-yourself projects, but they seldom have the oomph needed to handle intensive tasks. That's where ASUS hopes to do better -- it quietly released its own device, the appropriately name... [...]
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: engadget
As much as we now know about Ceres, it's evident the dwarf planet still has a few surprises left. Astronomers have discovered that Ceres' surface isn't as carbon-rich as previously thought. A fresh batch of infrared scans shows that the surface is... [...]
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: engadget
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Our teams are involved with 70% of all NHS diagnoses but too few people understand what we do. I fear for the future “Every sample is a patient ... Every sample is a patient ...” I repeat it like a mantra, so that amid the relentless workload we don't lose sight of who we work for. We say it as we navigate crumbling floors – in one of our labs, a hole in the lino flooring has been patched up with heavy-duty gaffer tape. Continue reading... [...]
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: The Guardian | UK
The UK capital perhaps felt the greatest shock when Britain voted to leave the EU. In the first in a series on post-Brexit cities, Tom Campbell examines whether the impending split really will be ‘economic self-sabotage' for London On a balmy July evening not more than four years ago, London officially opened the Olympic Games. As with so much else that summer, the opening ceremony projected a city that was full of confidence: open, diverse, prosperous and good humoured. London had shaken off the financial crisis to retain its status as the cultural and commercial capital of Europe. Since then, it has [...]
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: The Guardian | UK
Exhibition brings together paintings, letters, designs and photographs from the National Trust's Whistler archive, the family archive at Salisbury Museum and the Welsh Guards Continue reading... [...]
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: The Guardian | UK

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A married Muslim couple was forced to seek refuge inside their car when they were apparently attacked outside Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia because of a full-face veil worn by the wife. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Mon, Jan 23, 2017
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The White House has promised to fight “tooth and nail” efforts to “delegitimize” Donald Trump’s presidency as Chief of Staff Reince Priebus blasted the media for its coverage of the inauguration. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Mon, Jan 23, 2017
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Negotiations between the Syrian government and opposition groups are due to start in Kazakh capital Astana, as part of a Russian led initiative which also includes Turkey and Iran. The parties are trying to find common ground to stop the six-year-long bloody conflict in Syria. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Source: RT.com