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News on Belgium continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | Michael Tsai's Weblog

Canvas Fingerprinting Instead of Cookies

The type of tracking, called canvas fingerprinting, works by instructing the visitor's web browser to draw a hidden image, and was first documented in a upcoming paper by researchers at Princeton University and KU Leuven University in Belgium.

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10 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

Nagl Forced To Settle For Eighth In The Czech Republic

After the promise of yesterday when a dominant performance from Max Nagl saw him take a runaway victory in the qualifying race, Team HRC was left wanting today at the MXGP of Czech Republic in Loket.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NEWS.com.au

'We had time to say our goodbyes'

MH17 victims Jill and Roger Guard, of Toowoomba, and Jill's sister Liz Garrett and husband Mal spent their last 15 days together thoroughly enjoying a European cruise.

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Related Topix: Bruges, Belgium Travel, Travel, World News, Belgium Travel, Europe Travel, Australia, Oceania, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel

Paddock Talk

Former Belgian Winners Of The 24 Hours Of Spa Blow Out Candles

It is a special edition of the Total 24 Hours of Spa. The race was first organised by the RACB on the 19th and 20th of July 1924, under the label 'Grand Prix de Belgique', so the endurance classic celebrates its 90th birthday in 2014.

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Paddock Talk

Pole Position For Audi Driver Laurens Vanthoor In Home Round At Spa

The Belgian Audi Club Team WRT has achieved a perfect starting base for the Spa 24 Hours.

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BBC News

Town marks promenade centenary

Menai Bridge provided a home for people who fled Mechelen in 1914 when Germany invaded Belgium in World War One.

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Related Topix: Anglesey County, Wales, United Kingdom, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

BioSpace

Galapagos NV Creates New Warrant Plan

Mechelen, Belgium; 25 July 2014 - Galapagos NV announced today that its Board of Directors created 666,760 warrants under a new warrant plan for the benefit of employees, directors and an independent consultant of the Company and its subsidiaries.

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LiveScience

Sexy Thoughts: The Mind Is Key in Female Orgasm

A woman's orgasm may have a lot to do with her ability to focus on her body and steer her thoughts a certain way, a new study suggests.

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The WHIR

WhiteHouse.gov Continues Snooping With Unique Cookie Tracking Technology

According the Electronic Frontier Foundation , the White House is using canvas fingerprinting to track visitors to the White House Blog and and website.

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KBMT

Exclusive: Exxon weighs expansion of Beaumont, Texas, refinery - sources

The deliberations at Exxon are focused on the possible addition of a third crude distillation unit , the sources said, and its size would determine how much capacity would increase.

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Globe and Mail

We'd like to fly out of London for a few side trips in Europe. Any tips?

If London gets too foggy for you, the sunny climes of Corfu, Greece, is a short airplane ride away.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Bruges, Belgium Travel, Finland Travel, Belgium Travel, Helsinki, Finland Travel, World News

Medical News Today

LSE and ESC announce the launch of a new executive-style MSc to train ...

LSE Health and the European Heart Academy of the European Society of Cardiology are pleased to announce the launch of a new, executive-style MSc aimed at professionals working in the field of cardiovascular sciences.

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Black Country Bugle

Samantha's family tree shows she's descended from Charlemagne

Charlemagne 742?814, also known as Charles the Great or Charles I, was the King of the Franks from 768, the King of Italy from 774, the first Holy Roman Emperor, and the first emperor in western Europe since the collapse of the Western Roman Empire three centuries earlier.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Eastern Caribbean joint embassy facilitates talks on small island developing states

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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Related Topix: Environment, World News, Samoa, Travel, Oceania, Samoa Travel, Pacific Travel

Science Daily

Cancer: Treatment that prevents tumor metastasis identified in animal study

Metastasis, the strategy adopted by tumor cells to transform into an aggressive form of cancer, are often associated with a gloomy prognosis.

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BBC News

'Fluffy' dinosaurs were widespread

The discovery of 150-million-year-old fossils in Siberia indicates that feathers were much more widespread among dinosaurs than previously thought.

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The Jewish News Weekly

It's happening: - Burn the Jews!'rings out again across Europe

Who would have thought that in 2014, Jewish-owned stores in Paris would be smashed and burned, that synagogues would be firebombed? Who would have imagined that protesters in Antwerp, Belgium, would chant, "Slaughter the Jews!" in rhythmic frenzy? It happened, it is happening, and the world must snap out of its somnambulism when it comes to such ... (more)

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WPTV Local News

Is WhiteHouse.gov tracking your data?

The White House and the NSA have something in common; they both track website user data.

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The Argus

Revealed: Where councils flashed the credit card

CREDIT card transactions from three of Sussex's biggest councils show exactly how the authorities used town hall plastic over the last two-and-a-half years.

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DesignLines

Energy Harvesting Chip Demonstrated

Energy harvesting chips can power sensors in hard-to-reach locations, providing power indefinitely to sensor nodes without maintenance, according to the collaborators Imec of Leuven, Belgium, and Omron Corp. in Kyoto, Japan.

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