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  1. Elekta AB: Slippery Bottom-Line Makes This Tough To SqueezeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Elekta stood out as a candidate for a short squeeze, as 13 filers hold a combined short interest of -18%. Once a leader in its field, Elekta now faces stiff competition as Gamma Knife technology is no longer unique to the company.

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  2. Business Owners, Learn How the Local Citation SEO 7-Pack Can Boost...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Fannit.com, an internet marketing firm of Seattle, WA, has released a new article highlighting how business owners can boost business rankings with the simple strategy of local citation SEO. "These days, all business are scrambling in a frantic attempt to rank their businesses on Google," Fannit says, "Online searches for 'SEO' have risen to an all-time high.

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  3. Modi Commits to Clean Environment by Doubling India's Coal TaxRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    India will double the tax on coal production and promote electric vehicles and renewable-energy projects to balance out emissions from coal-fired power plants. The world's third-biggest emitter of greenhouse gases will raise the duty on coal to 200 rupees a ton, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in his budget speech for the year starting April 1. The money will be used to promote clean energy, he said, indicating India's commitment to fight global warming.

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  4. Gold Jumps to One-Week High as India Leaves Import Tax UnchangedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Gold prices in India jumped to the highest level in more than a week after the world's largest consumer unexpectedly left the import tax on the metal unchanged. Futures rallied as much as 1 percent to 26,490 rupees per 10 grams, the highest since Feb. 19, on the Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. in Mumbai.

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  5. Novel financing technique may unlock funding for developing 'orphan' drugs to treat rare diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Medical News

    A paper published today, "Financing translation: Analysis of the NCATS rare-diseases portfolio" in Science Translational Medicine, demonstrates the potential of a new financing technique to reduce the risk associated with investing in the treatment of new diseases and potentially unlock new levels of funding for developing so-called "orphan" drugs.

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  6. Methane on Mars hints life existed there: NASARead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    After an exhaustive analysis of data obtained during 605 Martian days, NASA's Curiosity rover has confirmed the presence of methane on Mars environment which may hint that life once existed on the Red Planet. The tunable laser spectrometer in the SAM instrument of the Curiosity robot has unequivocally detected an episodic increase in the concentration of methane in Mars' atmosphere.

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  7. Michigan works to thwart barrage of cyberattacksRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Michigan is aiming to invest in cyber security and position itself as a national leader in the field as attacks on governments increase. The state receives more than 730,000 attempted cyberattacks daily, and that number is rising as hackers and thieves try to steal valuable information from or shut down Michigan's networks.

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  8. Howto Configure PFSense Site-to-Site IPSec VPN Tunnel For Remote AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NixCraft

    How do I configure the VPN tunnel so that I can access remote subnet and servers behiend a Cisco firewall/router securely? How do I setup a tunnel mode configuration which will provide you with an encrypted site-to-site network, allowing networks at multiple remote locations to be able to securely communicate using my PFSense located in my SOHO? Internet Protocol security uses cryptographic security mechanism to protect communications over Internet Protocol networks. IPSec protocol allows you to authenticate and encrypt all IP traffic between your local office/datacenter/SOHO and remote location.

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  9. Morning after: Thinking through #LKA President's free WiFi promiseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | LIRNEasia

    Haven't had time to analyze this election promise, so was very happy to see a CPRsouth alumnus take an excellent run at it. Usually, these free Wi-Fi services have lower speeds compared to the average home connection, and often come with a data or a time cap.

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  10. Software behind 'Big Hero 6' pushes limits on computer animationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SiliconValley.com

    "Big Hero 6" has been a critical and commercial hit for Walt Disney Animation Studios, winning an Oscar and taking in more than $500 million at the box office. But the more important number may be the 39,000 hours Disney Animation spent developing the computer program that made the movie possible.

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  11. Do they truly? :-(....these look like meaningless pursuits at upping...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | EETimes

    Do they truly? :- , described what he called 'Heuristic Programming." This was essentially what is described above: the concept is a program that "learns' by adaptively analyzing its results and then adapts weighting factors in its recognition algorithms.

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  12. Findings reveal variations between countries and regions in use of HSCT procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Medical News

    Since the first experimental bone marrow transplant over 50 years ago, more than one million hematopoietic stem cell transplantations have been performed in 75 countries, according to new research charting the remarkable growth in the worldwide use of HSCT, published in The Lancet Haematology journal. However, the findings reveal striking variations between countries and regions in the use of this lifesaving procedure and high unmet need due to a chronic shortage of resources and donors that is putting lives at risk.

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  13. DIY Phishing and Malware Kits Make it Easy to Compromise Businesses in More Ways than OneRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    A recent article in Forbes shined some light into the world of DIY phishing kits and how easy it can be for virtually anyone to become an effective phisher, one of the most effective tactics in a hacker's arsenal. GDF's founder talks about how covering cyber security basics can help keep an organization from becoming a victim, or an unwitting accomplice.

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  14. Interview: Johnathon Schaech Talks ViceRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Shockya.com

    Determinedly trying to find your rightful place in the world, particularly amongst people who truly appreciate you for who you really are, has become challenging in recent years, with society becoming increasingly dependent on technology to make their lives more convenient. But there are still those who appreciate the real essence of humanity, and understand that artificial intelligence can't improve every aspect of life, even if that value means that they have to disagree with the decisions of the boss they have so longingly respected.

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  15. How Smart Are You When It Comes to Fast Marketing DecisionsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    For today's marketers technology is a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, online marketing parameters change so quickly and marketers are expected to keep pace.

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  16. Frenzy TV Hub, not just another media streaming deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    A Calgary-based company has unveiled a new product in which it describes as not just another media streaming device. With a variety of media streaming devices hitting the market, representatives with Western Leaf Electronics say their Frenzy TV Hub is unlike anything else out there.

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  17. Salford square named for fire chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    Albion Place, site of Salford's first fire station, has been renamed after Albert Bentley, who became head of the local fire brigade in 1898. Salford Mayor Ian Stewart said he "had the vision for the central fire station", which opened in 1903 with five engines and stables for 11 horses.

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  18. Access Publishing Presents Analysis On Why Yelp Reviews Are FilteredRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Business owners frequently ask: "Where did all of my Yelp reviews go?" Access Publishing presents analysis from four years of helping small businesses with their online marketing. Local online marketing company Access Publishing of San Luis Obispo County recently released an analysis that helps business owners understand why Yelp reviews were filtered .

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  19. NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) discovers...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    Astronomers using data from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, have found a cluster of stars forming at the very edge of our Milky Way galaxy. "A stellar nursery in what seems to be the middle of nowhere is quite surprising," said Peter Eisenhardt, the project scientist for the WISE mission at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.

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  20. Infrastructure for Online Retail Improves in Sub-Saharan AfricaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR.com

    Africa and Nigeria are the regional leaders in online retail development. While South Africa has been in view for years as an important emerging market, Nigeria is the rising star.

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