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  1. Canadians paying more for dairy, poultryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Brandon Sun

    CANADIANS are paying anywhere from 10 per cent to 62 per cent more for certain dairy and poultry products than their U.S. counterparts, a new study by three University of Manitoba economists reports. In the study, which will be published in an upcoming issue of Canada's top economic policy journal, Canadian Public Policy, economists Ryan Cardwell, Chad Lawley and Di Xiang compared average prices for 10 different dairy and poultry products in a number of Canadian and U.S. cities within close proximity to the Canada/U.S. border, including Winnipeg.

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  2. IAR Systems Dominates the Tools Market For ARM Cortex-M with Leading Code EfficiencyRead the original story

    5 min ago | Business Wire

    CoreMarkA benchmark scores for the new ARM Cortex-M7 core adds to a row of unbeaten performance records for the highly optimizing IAR C/C++ Compilera for microcontrollers based on the ARM Cortex-M processor family. IAR Embedded WorkbenchA is the leading development toolchain for ARM Cortex-M microcontrollers.

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  3. Bank of America Begins Rollout of Chip Debit CardsRead the original story

    7 min ago | Business Wire

    Bank of America already includes chips on the majority of its credit card programs and is the first major U.S. bank to add the chip technology to debit cards. Cards with chip technology, which are also referred to as EMV cards, are embedded with a microprocessor chip that encrypts transaction information.

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  4. Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Texas Instruments for Aligning its Strong ...Read the original story

    18 min ago | Sys-Con Media

    TI's TDA2x was awarded after detailed analysis of the semiconductor system-on-chips available today for ADAS solutions. The TDA2x is part of TI's embedded processor product family that targets multiple applications such as front camera, multi-camera park assist and fusion.

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  5. Phase One Aerial Adds iXA-R Camera Platform; Introduces the iX Camera ControllerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Directions Magazine

    Phase One Industrial, a leading manufacturer of medium format aerial photography equipment and software solutions, today announced the Phase One iXA-R camera platform and the iX Controller for powerful image capture and camera control. The new 80 MP, 60 MP and Achromatic iXA-R cameras share many of the same features as the successful iXA aerial cameras, including; focal plane and central leaf shutters, optional Forward Motion Compensation, scalability to form multi-camera arrays, as well as easy integration with popular flight management systems and GPS/IMU receivers.

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  6. Initial iPhone 6 Plus benchmarks show lower FPS rate, new...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | O'Grady's PowerPage

    ... scene; in an actual video game, the graphics would be rendered alongside other calculations typically performed by the CPU, such as physics and game AI. The A8's CPU is around 20 percent faster at both integer and floating point calculations on both ...

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  7. USDA Sends Some Farm Bill Money To Organic And Local AgricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | ThinkProgress

    Organic farming and the local food movement just got a boost from the government to the tune of $52 million. The United States Department of Agriculture announced the new spending on Monday, as part of an effort to shepherd through more local or regional food systems, food hubs, and farmers markets, and to encourage research into organic farming.

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  8. Can HP's $200 Windows Laptop Slow The Chromebook Onslaught?Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | TheStreet.com

    HP's Stream line consists of a brand new $199 laptop with an 11.6-inch HD screen starting price of $200, a $230 laptop with a 13.3-inch screen and two tablets, 7 and 8-inch screen models priced at $99 and $149, respectively. There is a touch-screen option available for the 13.3-inch notebook.

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  9. First ARM Cortex- A57-Based Hadoop Demonstration Achieved on AMD Opteron A-Series PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | WebWire

    Hadoop/AMD Opteron A-Series Processor combination is designed for increased platform agility and efficiency for data management and analysis Growing 64-bit ARM server software ecosystem now boasts Hadoop on Java running on two Linux distributions AMD today will make the first public demonstration of ApacheTM Hadoop running on an ARM Cortex -A57-based AMD OpteronTM A-Series processor. In a technical session at the JavaOneTM conference to be delivered this afternoon by AMD corporate fellow Leendert van Doorn, the company will show how the expanding AMD Opteron A-Series server software ecosystem now includes Hadoop, the Java-based framework for storage and large-scale data processing.

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  10. HP, AppliedMicro and TI Bring New ARM Servers to RetailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AnandTech

    ... ARM server containing four Texas Instruments KeyStone II 66AK2H SoCs at 1.0 GHz. Each KeyStone II SoC contains four A15 CPU cores alongside eight TI C66x DSP cores and single channel DDR3 memory, for a total of 16 CPU and 32 DSP cores. IO steps back ...

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  11. We Now Know Nearly Everything About Google's Giant New Smartphone: The Nexus 6Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    If you think the iPhone 6 Plus is big, wait until you see Google's next smartphone. For months, we've been hearing that Google and Motorola were teaming up to build a new phablet.

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  12. Atlantic.Net Challenges Amazon With Cheap ...Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | InformationWeek

    ... 244 GB of RAM. Unlike most cloud service providers, customers may resize all three components of their servers -- RAM, CPU, and disk -- instead of just one of them. Puranik said Atlantic.Net comes out of the co-location and managed services business ...

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  13. Branded Tablet Growth Expected to Disappoint with only 2.5% Growth;...Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Business Wire

    The 200 million annual shipments milestone for branded tablets continues to elude OEM vendors and overall growth for 2014 is set to come in at a disappointing 2.5%. Apple and Samsung continued to lead branded vendors in unit share during 1H 2014 although with mixed fortunes.

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  14. Wind River to Showcase Portfolio of Secure Communications Solutions at MILCOM 2014Read the original story

    47 min ago | Business Wire

    Wind River will offer a range of demonstrations featuring its portfolio of software solutions for secure military communications, including technology focused on critical infrastructure security, virtualization, and system simulation. "It is essential that systems have built-in security, with the ability to monitor, control, and counterattack threats, while at the same time providing high-bandwidth links to support situational awareness.

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  15. Xplore Technologies Awarded Contract From One of the Worlda s Top Tier AirlinesRead the original story

    48 min ago | Business Wire

    Xplore Technologies Corp. , manufacturer of the most powerful, longest-lasting, ultra-rugged and fully-rugged tablets, announced today that it received its first order as part of a multi-million dollar project for one of the world's largest airlines. Xplore's XC6 Windows tablet PCs will be utilized by the airline's ground crews at airports throughout the U.S. "This order is the initial phase of an enterprise-level project and additional orders are expected as the project rolls out at airports around the country."

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  16. Europeans Don't Want The U.S. To Export Its Lax Food Policies To Their CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | ThinkProgress

    A growing number of Europeans are speaking out against a multi-million dollar trade deal with American manufacturers that would import chemically treated U.S. produce and genetically modified crops to the European Union., saying that it will lower the standards for food sold in their countries. The controversy comes in the midst of negotiations around the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership , a free trade pact between the U.S. and E.U. that would create a joint market of 800 million people.

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  17. Need a fast computer? Cray introduces a speedier new oneRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Business Journal

    If you need a really, really fast computer, Seattle supercomputer Cray Inc. may have one for you with its new Cray XC40 supercomputer. It's upgradeable to 100 petaflops and if you don't know what a petaflop is , you're probably not going to need this Cray.

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  18. Canadians paying more for dairy, poultryRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    CANADIANS are paying anywhere from 10 per cent to 62 per cent more for certain dairy and poultry products than their U.S. counterparts, a new study by three University of Manitoba economists reports. In the study, which will be published in an upcoming issue of Canada's top economic policy journal, Canadian Public Policy, economists Ryan Cardwell, Chad Lawley and Di Xiang compared average prices for 10 different dairy and poultry products in a number of Canadian and U.S. cities within close proximity to the Canada/U.S. border, including Winnipeg.

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  19. Welcome to the age of pervasive supercomputingRead the original story

    55 min ago | ComputerWorld

    Human beings tend to take incremental change in stride. For example, the loaf of bread that was 50 cents a few decades ago that now costs $3 isn't a big deal to us because the price rose gradually and steadily year by year.

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  20. ACI Worldwide Awarded 2014 SWIFT Certified Application AccreditationsRead the original story

    57 min ago | Freshnews

    This marks the seventeenth consecutive year that Money Transfer System has achieved this industry certification. The SWIFT accreditation for payments recognizes that Money Transfer System supports SWIFT's stringent processing requirements.

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