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  1. Alibaba Becomes Wall Street's Favorite CustomerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The Chinese e-commerce company has emerged as this year's biggest source of fees for banks working on capital-markets deals.

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  2. Dyson: I'll spend A 1bn on developing 100 new productsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    Inventor Sir James Dyson has pledged to spend A 1 billion on the research and development of 100 new products over the next four years. Malmesbury-based firm Dyson is also committing A 200 million towards additional production lines in South East Asia so that it can increase its manufacturing capacity to 11 million motors a year.

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  3. Amazon signs lease on huge Manhattan premises, possibly for first physical storeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Following reports last month that Amazon was gearing up to lease a location in New York City possibly for its first customer-facing retail effort, real estate manager Vornado Realty Trust on Thursday confirmed that the e-commerce giant has signed a deal for 470,000 square feet of space in midtown Manhattan. The site, located just across from the Empire State Building at 7 West 34th Street, is likely to be used partly as office space but could also serve as the company's first permanent brick-and-mortar store as well as a same-day shipping hub for online customers in the local area.

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  4. SRY protein alters specific gender-related tissue in males before birthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    Case Western Reserve researchers have identified a protein mutation that alters specific gender-related tissue in males before birth and can contribute to the development of cancer as well as other less life-threatening challenges. The discovery marks the latest in a series of findings related to the protein SRY , which serves as a master switch for ensuring typical human male maturation.

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  5. Fab Lab series features do-it-yourself projectsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Maker Mondays series at the Fab Lab in uptown Martinsville offers members of the public the chance to learn about do-it-yourself projects and much more.

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  6. Celebrity Engineer Teams With Mouser on WebisodesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Design News

    Celebrity engineer Grant Imahara will host a series of 'webisodes' that will examine new technology and innovation from an engineer's point of view. Sponsored by Mouser Electronics , the webisodes will drill down into the component parts -- evaluation modules, processors, development boards, wireless cards, and sensors -- that make up today's most innovative products.

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  7. Dear snow-trolls: Winter weather does not refute global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Most people who live in the U.S. have been feeling insanely cold lately. The area south of Buffalo got 5 feet of snow this week - an extreme winter weather outburst that is being blamed for a tragic five deaths - and the Weather Channel says that parts of the Midwest and Great Lakes region may experience "one of the longest sub-freezing spells on record for the month of November."

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  8. Everybody has petaflops envy these days [CARTOON]Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ITworld

    There seemed to be a flood of supercomputer-related stories this week. The biggest one was probably that the US has contracted for a couple of new supercomputers , with a goal of reaching a speed of 300 petaflops and taking back the title of world's most powerful supercomputer from China.

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  9. Microsoft Azure failure explained: configuration changes sent systems into infinite loopRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Computing.co.uk

    On Wednesday, beginning at 00:52 GMT, Microsoft's cloud computing platform Azure was hit with a fault that took many third-party sites offline and also affected a total of 20 applications including Microsoft's Office 365 online apps, virtual machines, backup, machine learning, HDInsights and the company's cloud-based Hadoop distribution. The disruption lasted for 11 hours and was felt in the US, Europe and parts of Asia.

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  10. NASA's Mars Curiosity rover to analysis select rocks at Mount SharpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has completed a reconnaissance "walkabout" of the first outcrop it reached at the base of the mission's destination mountain and has begun a second pass examining selected rocks in the outcrop in more detail. Exposed layers on the lower portion of Mount Sharp are expected to hold evidence about dramatic changes in the environmental evolution of Mars.

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  11. Watch Fishing Vessels and Stamp Out Illegal FishingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

    SkyTruth , Oceana and Google unveiled an easy-to-use online platform that will give citizens in countries the world over the ability "to visualize, track and share information about fishing activity worldwide." Dubbed Global Fishing Watch , the three development partners introduced the online platform Nov. 14 at the 2014 IUCN World Parks Congress in Sydney, Australia.

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  12. Digi-Key Generates Enthusiasm around Innovation at electronica 2014;...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, attracted a record crowd at the electronica 2014 trade show last week in Munich. Many attendees were seeking out Digi-Key's booth for a chance to win the Tesla Model S automobile give away and/or for a photo opportunity with Marilyn Monroe and other impersonators.

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  13. ...Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Creative Mac

    The book offers a vision for the new dynamics of brand building and retail in a post-Amazon world. "'I F**king Love That Company' represents a growing consumer sentiment for a new generation of brands that make great products, focus on incredible service and create true emotional connections," Winthrop said.

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  14. Jeanette Pavini's Buyer Beware: Tips on how to start an online businessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Jennifer Varner started her first online business with $7,000 on a credit card. Within two years, her maternity clothing website was doing over a million dollars a year in sales.

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  15. We Want to Send You to ItalyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Design News

    The UX Italia video contest, brought to you in part by Design News, recognizes Italian machinery, technology, and other experience solutions that have contributed meaningful improvements to people's lives and production processes. If you submit a three-minute video showcasing how the quality of Italian machinery's User eXperience is essential to your company's success, you just may win a travel package to Italy, an invitation to an Italian Trade Agency gala event, and have your personal story featured online.

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  16. Microsoft Word 2013: How to Edit Two Parts of a Document at the Same TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tech-Recipes

    Supposed you are working on a Word document, and you need to edit two parts of the same document at once. An example of this would be a report with footnotes and endnotes, which are located at the bottom of a page or at the end of a report.

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  17. Dyson to invest 1.5bn to create 3000 UK jobs and 100 new productsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Brand Republic

    Sir James Dyson, the founder and chairman of the eponymous British vacuum cleaner and home appliances business, is investing A 1.5bn in research and development, developing a new campus and creating 3,000 new jobs at Dyson's UK headquarters. The revered British inventor said that the 1.5bn earmarked for investment would cover a 1bn fund for R&D, a 250m injection into its Malmesbury, Wiltshire campus, a 50m donation to UK universities and a further 200m investment into extending its manufacturing base in order to meet growing demand for its products in Asia.

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  18. Time for another big change in the IPR law; suggest the govt now:...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Merinews

    Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks, Government of India, has said that the government has constituted a think tank on Intellectual Property Rights , which is currently meeting to discuss new issues in the IPR domain including functional design and utility models. Chaitanya Prasad, the Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks was talking at the Knowledgexpo, organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry in partnership with the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the Ministry of Human Resource Development and the Ministry of Science and Technology on November 20-21 in Greater Noida.

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  19. Weather-reactive lights and curtains that close when it's dark: the internet of things in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Shiny shiny

    Great technology doesn't have to be in your face. It doesn't have to be a bold, brash phablet, a brightly coloured smartwatch or a state-of-the-art speaker system.

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  20. MomentumTHE War of the Theater GroupsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    CLEARWATER, Fla., Jan. 16, 2009. 4:04AM -- Here in this coastal resort town that is home to more Scientologists and assorted inventors and kooks than you can shake a stick at, Barry Holzsweig is breaking the mold today as he opens a long, sleek service station on a busy U.S. Highway 19 in an event that could be almost as important as the sale of the first Model A some 106 years ago.

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