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Systemic Underestimation of future life expectancy by 3 years for every 20 years

Posted in Business on 15th Apr, 2012 11:53 PM
by AlexMuller
What if retirement programs are underestimating how much longevity is likely to rise?
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An Exclusive Look Inside The Foxconn Factory

Posted in Business on 15th Apr, 2012 11:50 PM
by AlexMuller
Shenzhen China is home to one of the worlds largest and most talked about factories.
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The Pirate Party forced to shut down its Pirate Bay proxy today

Posted in Business on 15th Apr, 2012 11:46 PM
by AlexMuller
Germanys third most popular political party, The Pirate Party, was ordered to shut down its proxy to The Pirate Bay website today
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Can Thorium Generate Safe and Cheap Nuclear Power?

Posted in Business on 15th Apr, 2012 12:33 AM
by AlexMuller
Can uranium be replaced in the nuclear industry?
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United States Is Trying To Take Control of the Web

Posted in Business on 15th Apr, 2012 12:29 AM
by AlexMuller
The American government is currently trying to enact a law that means that whatever is located in the Internet is American property
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Facebook defends support for CISPA monitoring bill

Posted in Business on 15th Apr, 2012 12:17 AM
by AlexMuller
Facebook has issued a statement explained why it is supporting the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), which is currently being considered by Congress.
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North Korea launch failure no surprise

Posted in Business on 13th Apr, 2012 05:56 PM
by AlexMuller
Space is hard: its a truism and weve just seen further evidence of it.
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Global clean energy spending was $263 billion, US Spent more money, China installed more power

Posted in Business on 13th Apr, 2012 05:13 PM
by AlexMuller
Global clean energy finance and investment grew to $263 billion in 2011, a 6.5 percent increase over the previous year
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Robots Will Drive, Bust Through A Wall, And Make Repairs In DARPAs New Robotics Challenge

Posted in Business on 12th Apr, 2012 01:36 PM
by AlexMuller
In the event of a natural or man made disaster, its always better to put robots in harms way instead of humans
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US tops global clean energy investment rankings

Posted in Business on 12th Apr, 2012 01:25 PM
by AlexMuller
The US has regained top spot from China as the biggest investor in clean energy in 2011, according to global rankings.
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Autonomys private cloud, the largest of its kind, surpasses 50 petabytes

Posted in Business on 10th Apr, 2012 03:24 PM
by AlexMuller
Autonomys private cloud for businesses has now surpassed 50 petabytes to extend its lead as the worlds largest private cloud
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Facebook buys Instagram photo sharing network for $1bn

Posted in Business on 10th Apr, 2012 03:10 PM
by AlexMuller
Facebook has announced it is to buy Instagram the popular photo sharing smartphone app.
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How The IPO Ruined Google

Posted in Business on 9th Apr, 2012 11:59 AM
by AlexMuller
Im a Googlephile. Or at least, I was. Lately, my guts felt a bit wobbly every time someone mentions the big G.
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What does all the bad press mean for Groupon?

Posted in Business on 8th Apr, 2012 03:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Groupon faced a deluge of bad press and unfavorable comparisons this week following its accounting restatement on March 30
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Googles Search for Clean Energy

Posted in Business on 7th Apr, 2012 11:48 AM
by AlexMuller
The Internet giant thought it could help invent cheap renewable power. That wasnt so easy.
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Like Google Glass? Then youll LOVE these Google Glass clones

Posted in Business on 7th Apr, 2012 11:32 AM
by AlexMuller
Google Glass, the tech giants foray into augmented reality and the new wave of mobile computing, is reportedly already stirring up competing products from its rivals
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