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  1. Bluetooth beacons are helping the blind navigate London's TubeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Engadget

    ... Wayfindr has been developed by Ustwo (yep, the folks behind the video game Monument Valley ) and the Royal London Society for Blind People's (RLSB) Youth Forum to offer travellers audio-based directions and advice. A month-long trial at Pimlico ...

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  2. Online Post Production Authority, PostProduction.Com, to Cover AES 57th International ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    PostProduction.Com , a leading online directory and resource in the field of post-production, is attending the AES 57th Conference on the Future of Audio Entertainment Technology to speak with influential leaders and report on the state of the sound industry We're looking to make it easier for those within the production community as well as the post production community to know what their options are in the near future and how they can best prepare PostProduction.Com, a website providing information, news, and updates in the post-production industry, will be covering the Audio Engineering Society's 57th Conference, happening in Los Angeles, California, on Saturday, March 7, 2015.

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  3. Crowdfunding and an alternate reality game provide a modern boost for ancient moundsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Scanews.com

    After word spread that the cash-strapped Cahokia Mounds Museum Society was crowdfunding to raise $7,500 to print brochures for the storied Illinois landmark -- the largest prehistoric Indian site north of Mexico -- donations poured in from down the road, around the globe and from a mysterious alternate reality. More than 500 people pledged upward of $8,500 to the campaign on gofundme.com after St. Louis Public Radio's story on Feb. 23 made the rounds on social media.

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  4. Slide Show: The man behind K-Cups joins these 7 inventors with regretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MarketWatch

    ... doing ... we have raised again the question of whether science is good for man," he told the American Philosophical Society. The man who mated a Labrador Retriever \with a Standard Poodle and called it a Labradoodle says he's done so much harm to ...

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  5. Doughnuts for Beads program raises $50,000 for Augusta Evans Special SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    ... the program, they not only get to recycle Mardi Gras beads, but actually throw them as part of the Bayport Parading Society parade during the season. But that's a year away, and for now, those students are awaiting truckloads of what will become ...

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  6. Kanye West says he wants to be 'Picasso or greater' in latest rantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The New Zealand Herald

    He certainly doesn't suffer from a lack of confidence and in a recent Oxford speech, Kanye West showed his ego is as healthy as ever. Addressing the Oxford Guild Society at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History on Monday afternoon, Kanye revealed his aspirations to become not just any artist, but "Picasso or greater" and his regrets that he did not attend art college.

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  7. Free fun: 13 official SXSW events that won't cost you a dimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | CultureMap

    ... East Austin's rich history and beautiful culture. Saturday, March 14 a SXSW Community Screenings: Austin Film Society ShortCase The aptly named ShortCase is a showcase of short films from Austin Film Society members at Marchesa Hall. Enjoy a wide ...

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  8. Post Your Own ReplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | InformationWeek

    ... alcohol level to where smelling a beer gets you busted? And who do lawyers sue when driverless car has an accident? Society could unravel here. :-)

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  9. IT certifications that will pay moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | ComputerWorld

    ... certification, open to both law enforcement and non-law enforcement personnel, created by the International Society of Forensic Computer Examiners, is yet another in the field of forensics that is rapidly growing in industry recognition. According ...

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  10. Child AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Boise Weekly

    ... of death wish. I've also been reading Christopher Lasch's The Culture of Narcissism and Robert Bly's The Sibling Society. They too portray a society where adolescence is a permanent condition, where magical thinking trumps objective reality, where ...

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  11. "Farrar family in Shirley" at Shirley Historical Museum March 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Ayer Public Spirit

    ... grandsons worked for the town of Shirley in several capacities. Come to the Shirley Historical Society Museum on Sunday, March 8, at 2 p.m. for the opening program of the display about the Farrar family of Shirley and find the answers to these and ...

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  12. IT certification hot list 2015: 10 that deliver higher payRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ITworld

    ... certification, open to both law enforcement and non-law enforcement personnel, created by the International Society of Forensic Computer Examiners, is yet another in the field of forensics that is rapidly growing in industry recognition. According ...

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  13. Kanye West visits art college in London... after declaring he could ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Daily Mail

    ... the globe, especially as he continues to reveal that his ego is as healthy as ever. Addressing the Oxford Guild Society at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History on Monday afternoon, Kanye revealed his aspirations to become not just any ...

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  14. Central Florida Fair: A great throwback traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... see displays from the Deltona Woodcarvers club, the Mid-Florida Ceramic Guild, the Central Florida Gem and Mineral Society and the Orlando Society of Model Railroaders. The kind folks from the Central Florida Genealogical Society invite us to their ...

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Wire

    )--The New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) is saddened by the passing of Irving Kahn, a pioneering investor and original member of NYSSA. He was 109. Early in his ... )--The Board of Directors of The Ryland Group, Inc. (NYSE: RYL), has ...

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  16. New Game: Bleach: The 3rd PhantomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | MobyGames

    ... are many familiar faces present, the protagonists Fujimaru and Matsuri Kudo are new characters. Both join the Soul Society, an organization facing the soul-consuming Hollows, and become involved in a story of betrayal and revenge. Depending on the ...

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  17. How to Block Posts About the Insanity-Inducing Dress from the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Lifehacker

    ... the dress as gold a Reada A rift is tearing the internet apart. And it's the question of what color this dress is. Society has been split into the white/golds and thea Reada With the iPad 3 (supposedly) launching soon, movie spoilers hitting the ...

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  18. Infinite Campus to Debut New Pre-Service Educator Program at SITE ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | PRWeb

    Infinite Campus, the largest American-owned student information system , announces the public release date of its Pre-service Educator Program , a self-paced, online learning platform that assists faculty as they prepare pre-service educators for today's classrooms. Rolling out nationally at the 2015 Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education conference on March 4 in Las Vegas, Nevada, PEP is offered to post-secondary institutions at no cost.

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  19. Remembering CaelinRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... Pet Centre in St. Albert is now hosting a fundraiser in his memory. Proceeds go to the Second Chance Animal Rescue Society (SCARS). Store manager Adrian Theroux-Nielsen said they noticed Caelin was sad. But they knew him as a happy, young man who ...

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  20. Twelve Of Today's Most Impressive Young EntrepreneursRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Forbes.com

    ... B20 member (the B20 leads engagement with G20 governments on behalf of the international business community), Kairos Society mentor, Thiel Fellowship mentor, and Pacific Basin Economic Council member. He has also been a Forbes Global CEO Conference ...

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