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  1. Sharp considers ending overseas TV production except for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Sharp Corp. is considering ceasing all overseas production of LCD televisions with the exception of operations in China, as it tries to improve the picture for its flickering TV business, sources close to the matter said Thursday. The ailing electronics maker has suffered multiple years of losses from its TV business amid intensifying competition from rivals in South Korea and elsewhere.

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  2. the Bootleg Files: Distant ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Film Threat

    India's great filmmaker Satyajit Ray still remains a mostly elusive figure to American audiences. While some of his major works have been available in home entertainment channels, the majority of his output is not easily accessible.

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  3. Sick of cables? 2015 set to be 'the year of the wireless charger'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... the year of the wireless charger," said Kevin Curran, a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, ahead of the mobile fair. "A lot of the top-end phones now by default are coming with a wireless charger. You just have ...

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  4. Wireless phone charger around the cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... the year of the wireless charger," said Kevin Curran, a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, ahead of the mobile fair. "A lot of the top-end phones now by default are coming with a wireless charger. You just have ...

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  5. This app lets you receive calls even when you've got no signalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mashable

    It's a familiar sight in Barcelona: You're at a restaurant and your cell phone is showing exactly zero bars. However, provided the restaurant has Wi-Fi, you could still receive calls made to your regular phone number - if you use the new service from Libon , called Reach Me.

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  6. Electronics giant Sharp on a knife-edge with banksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Loss-making Japanese electronics giant Sharp met its main banks yesterday in an effort to secure its second major bailout since 2012, betting they will have little choice but to pay up despite their call for more drastic overhauls. Sharp chief executive Kozo Takahashi was due to meet officials from Mizuho Bank and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, hoping to discuss further funding and buy time, people with direct knowledge of the matter said.

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  7. What happens when we all drive electric vehicles?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KurzweilAI.net

    The European Union predicts that electric vehicles could be in mass production by 2020. But what might be their impacts, such as new demands on electrical distribution grids and on how and where we travel? The EU DATA SIM project, a consortium of nine partners from seven countries with EUR 2,3 million investment from the EU, was created for that purpose.

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  8. Mobile Money Accounts Grow, Still Are Lightly UsedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Globally, an estimated 2.5 billion people don't have bank accounts, but many of them own cellphones. This fact is fueling a race to turn these phones into bank books for the "unbanked" to store cash, manage accounts, make purchases, and send and receive money.

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  9. Living in a mobile phone 'not spot'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BBC News

    While some people can download entire movies to their mobile telephones in seconds, there are others who can neither make a call nor send a text. These are the inhabitants of so-called 'not spots'.

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  10. Last text from 'Master' phone: 'Go to shore and wait'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    The last text sent from a phone alleged to have been used by Graham Dwyer on the day Elaine O'Hara went missing said "go down to shore and wait", the Central Criminal Court has heard. The contents of the text were found on one of two phones retrieved from the bottom of Vartry Reservoir when the 36-year-old's remains were found, the jury was told.

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  11. Fort Bragg woman leaves car unlocked, returns to find it lootedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    A report of a theft involving several items from a vehicle in the Coast Cinemas parking lot was made Tuesday evening to the Fort Bragg Police Department, according to Sgt. Brandon Lee.

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  12. Inspired by ISIS, Children Set Fire to Boy in CageRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Gulf News tells a story of ISIS' viral evil spreading into Yemen, which was hardly suffering from a shortage of villainy: "Inspired by the video of Daesh burning to death the Jordanian pilot Muath Al Kasaesbeh, a group of boys set about re-enacting the atrocity in their Al Dahthath village in Yemen's northern province of Ibb." The group of a half-dozen youths trapped a ten-year-old boy in a wooden cage, doused him with gasoline, and set him on fire.

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  13. Staples: GPS technology makes taking the bus less cold, more coolRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    The other day, I said we were in a pre-election campaign. That hardly seems the right phrase.

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  14. Flash Flood Warning SystemRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Small dead animals

    Back home, in the Ouachita Mountains of Arkansas, there was a flash flood of the Little Missouri River at Camp Albert Pike in 2010. Twenty people died, half of them children.

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  15. TiVo Beats Broadcast Networks to the PunchlineRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    DVR and media company TiVo might be laughing all the way to the bank after trumping the networks to launch a comedy streaming service that offers their best comedic content. TiVo CEO and President Tom Rogers exclusively revealed the company's new "Networks Comedy Collections" concept Thursday on the FOX Business Network.

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  16. Video: Fairfield County Giving Day Aims to Raise $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | It's Relevant

    "24 hours to give where you live". That's the slogan for Fairfield County Giving Day, a day where area non-profits benefit from gifts from donors in the community.

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  17. Signal Keeps Your iPhone Calls And Texts Safe From Government SpiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    Don't want someone else handing your text messages, pictures, video or phone conversations over to the government? There's an app for that. An iOS app called Signal is a project out of Open Whisper Systems, a not-for-profit collective of hackers dedicated to making it harder for prying government eyes to get a hold of your information.

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  18. WSJ: Google's phone service to initially have just one (giant) phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The WSJ reports Google's U.S. mobile phone service will initially feature just one phone - the mammoth Nexus 6 phablet, originally designed by Google and made by Lenovo's Motorola Mobility unit. iPhone fans are out of luck, as are those who prefer more modestly-sized Android hardware.

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  19. Woman seeks TV with irreplaceable family videoRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

    A blue hatchback. That's all Nikki Patterson can remember about the woman who unknowingly has a precious piece of her family's history.

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  20. LRA survivors want Ongwen tried in BarlonyoRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Appeal. The victims say trying the former rebel commander at the massacre site would help ICC get first-hand information on the case Survivors of the Lord's Resistance Army insurgency in Lira District have appealed to the International Criminal Court to hold part of the trials of former LRA commander Dominic Ongwen at Barlonyo site where the rebels reportedly massacred 300 people in 2004.

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