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12 hrs ago | TV Technology

Telefonica Vivo and Ericsson Do Brazilian 4KTV Trials

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN and SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - Telefonica Vivo has chosen Ericsson's AVP 4000 encoders and has begun trials to demonstrate the 4KTV in Brazil.


Related Topix: World News, Brazil,

16 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Jumblatt: Christians, Druze facing extinction

Progressive Socialist Party Leader Walid Jumblatt says the Sunni leadership's moderation does not change the fact that the Sunni grass-roots are slipping into extremism.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Detroit News

Sanctions won't stop Russia

The chattering class may laud the joint actions by President Barack Obama's administration and the European Union member countries, however, the reality of the situation demands far more than sanctions full of loopholes aimed at preserving key interests in Russia.


Related Topix: World News, Francois Hollande, Europe, Germany, Fredrik Reinfeldt, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

A protestor raises a placard reading 'What if it was your children?' during a demonstration against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, in Stockholm, Sweden, on Thursday.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

Ghanaian defender Sam Mensah nears full recovery from horrific knee injury

Ghanaian defender Sam Mensah is inching closer to making a full recovery from a horrific knee injury suffered at the start of the Swedish season.


Related Topix: World News,

Xenia Daily Gazette

Not much better than Bush3:43 pm

Especially when it comes to addressing the refugee crisis, Obama's Iraq track record doesn't mark much of an improvement over the mess his predecessor made.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Opinion

SF Signal

Interview: Karin Tidbeck and Athena Andreadis on the Apex Book of World SF 3

This is part of a series of Q&As with the authors of The Apex Book of World SF 3 edited by Lavie Tidhar.


Related Topix: World News,

Bucharest Biennale 2016

The Bucharest Biennale continues to build a strong partnership between Bucharest - a geocultural space where the political is reflected in all aspects of life-and the rest of the World.


Related Topix: World News, Belgium,


The relationship between umbilical cord length and chronic rheumatic...

One previous, preliminary study reported that the length of the umbilical cord at birth is related to the risk of developing chronic rheumatic heart disease in later life.


Related Topix: World News

The Wireless

Mackmyra Special 10

I was in a place called Umedalen, just outside of Umea, with the intention of visiting the sculpture park there.


Related Topix: World News, Drink, Whiskey, Liquor

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Stockholm Pride Week 2014 kicks off in Swenden

People take part in the Stockholm Pride Week 2014 held in Stockholm, Sweden, July 30, 2014.


Related Topix: World News


Education Level and Inequalities in Stroke Reperfusion Therapy:...

Correspondence to Anna StecksA©n, RPT, MSc, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, UmeA University, S-901 87 UmeA , Sweden.


Related Topix: Stroke, Medicine, Health, World News

Medical News

Familial factors drive link between surroundings and schizophrenia risk

Associations between population density, neighbourhood deprivation and the risk of developing schizophrenia or depression can be attributed to familial selection factors rather than the local environment itself, research suggests.


Related Topix: World News, Health

Bjorkberget [Bohuslan, Sweden]

Crag features Short Granit routes up to 15m, in cracks and corners. Good friction and superb rock.


Related Topix: World News

The Brooklyn Paper

Branding Brooklyn: Bridging the gulp! Brooklyn Brewery ponders trans-Narrows expansion

Roughing it: If the big industrial lot near New Jersey does not pan out, there is a lot of space elsewhere on Staten Island where Brooklyn Brewery could set up shop.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Staten-Island, NY, Utica, NY, World News, Newburgh, NY

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Sounds From Home

Near the beginning of Friday evening's concert at DC9, a small venue here, it seemed like the quintet Thus Owls would outnumber the audience.


Related Topix: World News, Canada

Cigar Aficionado

Cigarrummet, Stockholm, Sweden

While Stockholm has an abundance of stores selling cigarettes and snus, high-end tobacconists are few and far between.


Related Topix: World News, Travel, Stockholm, Sweden Travel, Europe Travel, Sweden Travel

Business Journal

Pennsylvania lauded for friendliness to foreign investment

The recognition is from the Foreign Direct Investment Association, which named the state as its top Destination of the Future for Energy-Intensive Industries.


Related Topix: World News, US Governors, Tom Corbett

The Local

Test exclusive 2 for the Swedish Institute

All aboard! We're off to the island of Gotland for our Property of the Week - a home right in the heart of Medieval Visby.


Related Topix: Europe, World News,

Mon Jul 28, 2014

New indie DVDs for July 29

Three girls in 1980s Stockholm decide to form a punk band -- despite not having any instruments and being told by everyone that punk is dead.


Related Topix: World News, Arts, Cinema, Chocolate, Venus in Fur