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16 min ago | Common Dreams

Brazil's 'Internet Bill of Rights' a Victory for Web Freedom

Brazil President Dilma Rousseff signed into law the first 'Internet Bill of Rights' at the NETmundial conference in Sao Paulo on Wednesday.

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1 hr ago | NOLA.com

Brazil spices New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014 with music, art, parades and more

Giant Brazilian snake invades New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014 . That's the tabloid headline for the smart cultural exchange that will bring nearly 100 Brazilian musicians, dancers, puppeteers, artists, and cooks to the New Orleans Fairgrounds, April 25 - May 4. And don't let the big snake frighten you.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Brazil, Travel, Brazil Travel, Uruguay Travel, South America Travel, Brazil, Uruguay Travel, New Orleans, LA

4 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

Car crash that killed Brazilian ex-president Juscelino Kubitschek ruled not suspicious

Former Brazilian president Juscelino Kubitschek was not murdered by the country's military dictatorship but died in 1976 due to a car crash, a panel said.

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8 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

Top 10 wine cellars

The Mistral Wine and Champagne Bar and shop in Sao Paulo, Brazil, was designed by Studio Arthur Casas and features 100 square meters of elegantly curved space comprising storage, a shop floor, cellar and wine tasting area, each accented by carefully balanced exposed wine bottles.

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11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Some At Net Conference Want More Surveillance Focus

The Internet governance conference Net Mundial was inspired by revelations of spying by the U.S. National Security Agency.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, South America

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Switched

For More Internet, and More Democracy, Forget NetMundial and ICANN

As the Netmundial conference on the future of Internet governance starts, rather than asking "What can we expect from it?", perhaps we might ask instead whether this future might be more promisingly reformed by political, technical and architectural innovations than by a preach to a so-called multistakeholder choir convened in Sao Paulo.

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Related Topix: Brazil, World News, Dilma Rousseff

Seeking Alpha

GOL Will Fly Higher And Faster With The Help Of New Partners

GOL has a business plan suited to its main business risks: the oil price and the exchange rate of the dollar against the real.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

Common Dreams

US 'Silently' Stripping Open Net Protections

On the eve of an international forum on internet governance, efforts by the United States to strip protections for web freedom were exposed on Tuesday as activists Ahead of a global forum on internet governance, activists slammed those corporations and governments who 'turned the internet against citizens.'

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Coatings World

Arkema Opens New Development and Application Laboratory in Brazil

Arkema has opened a new development and application laboratory at its Araariguama plant in Sao Paulo, Brazil dedicated to the and Coatex businesses.

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AME Info

SAMENA Council recommends key principles for global internet...

In line with its continuing efforts to contribute towards improving and advancing a global Internet Governance model based on a multi-stakeholder approach, the SAMENA Council shared its recommendations to the NETMundial conference, Sao Paulo, Brazil, from April 23 to April 24, 2014, in terms of five key principles to navigate the path of global ... (more)

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Christian Newswire

IV International Congress of Families, Leadership, Science, Ethics...

Contact: Don Feder, Director, WCF Communications, 508-405-1337, dfeder@worldcongress.org ; Larry Jacobs, 815-222-2490, media@worldcongress.org WASHINGTON, April 21, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- The IV International Congress of Families: Leadership, Science, Ethics and Education will take place in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, April 22-24.

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Business Wire

OPPLE Participates at EXPOLUX 2014 and Focuses on Brazil

EXPOLUX 2014 is the largest lighting trade fair in Latin America and OPPLE will present its products and solutions at booth C40 in Expo center north, white and Green pavilions.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Rappelling superhero window washers bring joy to hospitalized children

It's a bird- it's a plane- it's.... well... it's a window-washer dressed as superman.

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Nerve News

India wants Internet to become Equinet

"The idea of proposing to rename the Internet as Equinet has a political motive, that would pave way for telecom companies to have a bigger role to bring in harmful commercial models that would destabilize the open architecture of the Internet.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Huffington Post

Catholics In Latin America Pay Tribute To Christ During Holy Week

Roman Catholics throughout Latin America and the Caribbean are paying tribute to Jesus Christ in Holy Week traditions that go back centuries and range from religious processions to self-flagellation.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Herald

Images: Good Friday Around the World and Nation

Emilio Martin, from Albuquerque, carries a cross for all the people whose names are written on it during the annual pilgrimage to the Santuario de Chimayo on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, near Espanola, N.M. Branchal walked from Espanola and prayed the Holy Rosary 97 times along the way.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Brazilian manufacturer to break ground on Chambersburg factory

GREENE TOWNSHIP >> A Brazilian manufacturer plans to break ground later this month for a new facility near Chambersburg that will create 73 new jobs.

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The Huffington Post

The 26 Best Cities In The World To See Street Art

The street art world has undergone a massive shift in the past few years, with famous figures like Banksy and Shepard Fairey elevating the medium to mainstream consciousness.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Microsoft and Sao Paulo government partner to release crime monitoring system

On Wednesday, Mariano de Beer, general manager of Microsoft Brazil, announced that Microsoft and the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil, have deployed Detecta, an intelligent system for monitoring crime.

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TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Microsoft and Brazilian state team up to release crime monitoring system

On Wednesday, Mariano de Beer, general manager of Microsoft Brazil, announced that Microsoft and the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil, have deployed Detecta, an intelligent system for monitoring crime.

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