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“I’m not kicking you out, and believe me I could if that was my personality. I took a bunch of people off of the list this year… I’m not kicking you out.” – Kara Swisher, 12 hours before I was kicked out of her Code conference I’m writing...
From: Pando Daily | By: Dan Raile | Friday, May 29, 2015
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From a jazz-infused Spanish fandango to Afghan hip-hop and hot swing from London (by way of the Lower East Side), this month's roundup is full of surprising juxtapositions.
From: NPR | By: Anastasia Tsioulcas | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Short Read: Patrick Marber is on home turf with his new play about a struggling football club. Isabel Lloyd thinks it could be a winner From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, May/June 2015 Poker, class warfare, sex, and now sport: Patrick Marber, former gambling...
From: More Intelligent Life | By: Anonymous | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The British people will get another chance to decide on their European future by the end of 2017 — marking one more milestone in a long-troubled relationship....
From: Fox News | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Researchers Kevin Corti and Alex Gillespie of the London School of Economics and Political Science are delving into interesting human interface territory. If a "real" person speaks with chatbot answers, will it affect the other person's perception of...
From: PhysOrg | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Madison, Wisconsin-based medical device company NeuWave Medical Inc has closed $25 million in Series C financing. Versant Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included H.I.G. BioVentures and Venture Investors. In conjunction...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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LONDON (TheDeal) -- European stocks were mixed to lower on Thursday as the U.K. left its first-quarter GDP growth estimate unchanged and worries over Greece continued ahead of next week's loan payment deadline. In London, the FTSE 100 was little changed...
From: TheStreet | By: Renee Cordes | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Iñigo Rumayor is the co-founder of Regalii, a FinTech startup that lets people send money overseas. When we started our FinTech startup Regalii, over 3 years ago, I thought that we knew everything there was to know about remittances, FinTech and its...
From: Business Insider | By: Iñigo Rumayor, co-founder of Regalii | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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It’s happened again. Brad Bird has released a new movie, and critics have declared that it harbors the messages of Ayn Rand. In the New York Times, A.O. Scott writes that the titular community of the movie is part “Atlas Shrugged theme park,” referring...
From: Slate | By: Forrest Wickman | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Rick Baker has spent decades creating stunning creature makeup and animatronic visual effects. He created work for Star Wars, did the landmark werewolf effects for An American Werewolf in London and the transformation in Thriller, and also worked...
From: SlashFilm | By: Russ Fischer | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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DCwrapsupacrossover,Marvelhasevenmorefromitscrossover,andwe’vegotabunchofnewnumberones.Whatwasthebestbookoftheweek?Keepreadingtofindout.Asalways,thesearerankedbyaccessibility,quality,andhowmuchIpersonallylikedthem.Alowrankingdoesn’tnecessarilymeanabookispoorlydone,butratherthatitmaynotbeasaccessibleorinterestingasothersonthestandsthisweek....
From: Gamma Squad | By: danuproxx | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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You're going to wish he invited you along to Beijing. And London. And everywhere.
From: People | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Chloé Roubert has been to Paris, London, Montreal, Toronto, Shanghai, Frankfurt, and New York, cultivating herself as a pigeon scholar. “I’m kind of following my pigeons,” she said on a recent morning on Stanton Street, in lower Manhattan. “My...
From: New Yorker | By: Betsy Morais | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The professor at Hebrew University in Jerusalem was the author or editor of 29 books, including the encyclopedic “Antisemitism: The Longest Hatred.”...
From: New York Times | By: SAM ROBERTS | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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05.01.15-06.26.15 Frith Street Gallery | 17-18 Golden Square, London, review written by Andrew Witt
From: ArtForum | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Fleetwood Mac kicked off its European tour at London’s O2 Arena Wednesday night with two special guests in attendance: British powerhouse Adele and Florence + the Machine’s Florence Welch.  According to NME, Stevie Nicks dedicated the...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Britain's defense secretary has dismissed a whistleblower's warnings about the safety of the country's nuclear fleet.
From: Fox News | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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In this production at City Center, Ms. Parker plays a woman who alters destiny when she kisses a stranger on the neck in a London train station....
From: New York Times | By: BEN BRANTLEY | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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With Pan just about ready to go, Joe Wright may have found his next project. He’s in talks to helm The Lifeboat, based on the novel by Charlotte Rogan. Anne Hathaway is attached to star as a woman who finds herself in a tough situation after narrowly...
From: SlashFilm | By: Angie Han | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The photo agency plans to connect its photographers with their fans
From: Time | By: Olivier Laurent | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Ongoing concerns over Greece’s debt situation weighed on investors.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Nina Jones | Friday, May 29, 2015
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The view from the executive suite SUPERSONIC travel for airline passengers came to an end on October 24th 2003 when a British Airways Concorde completed the last scheduled flight from New York to London. With the ability to cruise at 2,160kph (1,350mph,...
From: The Economist | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Thousands of Chelsea fans watch the Premier League champions' victory parade from Stamford Bridge towards the King's Road in west London. The Premier League campaign is over and most of the end-of-season awards have been dished out. All, that is, apart...
From: ESPN | By: Dale Johnson | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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SOMETIMES a childhood fascination can shape a lifetime. For Sir Martin Sweeting it began with forging a communications device out of two tin cans connected with a taut piece of string. This led to a schoolboy interest in amateur radio, which turned to...
From: The Economist | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Baker's 40-year career also includes work on the Men in Black franchise and Maleficent
From: People | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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If the idea of a Wes Anderson-designed Italian cafe just isn’t your thing, maybe you’ll be more interested in working in an office building created to look like the Enterprise from Star Trek. Or if you don’t feel like boldly working where no man...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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What it’s like to watch a komodo dragon get dissected...
From: The Atlantic | By: Ed Yong | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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High content screening (also known as visual screening and high content analysis) is a method that is used in the process of drug discovery and biological analysis for the identification of the small molecules and peptides. High content screening technique...
From: Medgadget | By: pmrresearch | Friday, May 29, 2015
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It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. I got chastised for taking initiative I work as a staff member for the executive office of a membership organization which has a council made up of members. A council member emailed me recently...
From: Ask a Manager | By: Ask a Manager | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Healthcare Information Technology encompasses all technologies and software based solutions that are utilized in modern healthcare environment. There are infinite capabilities and opportunities in the field of Healthcare IT over the world. With the fastest...
From: Medgadget | By: pmrresearch | Friday, May 29, 2015
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London-based architecture firm DSDHA completed their daylit Covert House in Clapham Old Town, London, UK. The semi-underground home clad in glass and cast concrete features several sustainable mechanisms and, according to the architects, conforms to...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lidija Grozdanic | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Dedicated to informing public opinion about human rights and to securing the release of political prisoners, Amnesty International was founded in London on this day in 1961 and won the 1977 Nobel Peace Prize.More Events on this day:1937: Neville Chamberlain...
From: Britannica | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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If section 215 of the Patriot Act expires next week, the feds will need individualized search warrants to spy on us.
From: Reason | By: Andrew Napolitano | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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I can see Cook-Ive as a sort of titular reversal of the Jobs-Cook C-level duo relationship.
From: Daring Fireball | By: John Gruber | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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When it comes to losing weight, some people will stop at nothing to give themselves the perfect waistline, including strict diets, regular exercise and even surgery. However that all may become a thing of the past as scientists from the University of...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Addam Corré | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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This post The Dollar Will Die with a Whimper, Not a Bang appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The same force that made the dollar the world’s reserve currency is working to dethrone it. Jim Rickards draws the parallels between reserve currencies of the...
From: The Daily Reckoning | By: James Rickards | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Little Brother is a small-format, Canadian magazine filled with ‘Essays. Stories. Photography. Art. Et cetera.’ The bi-annual’s art director Charles Yao, who also designed the short-lived print editions of Random House’s Hazlitt magazine, gives...
From: Mag Culture | By: Sarah Snaith | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Mikhael Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse won for their series Ponte City
From: Time | By: Ye Ming | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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As the car-sharing industry expands dramatically, one thing is clear: Automakers want a slice of the pie. Joining companies such as BMW and Mercedes-Benz, Ford is the latest manufacturer to enter the space with a new pilot program that just launched...
From: Mashable | By: Chris Perkins | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Uncontrolled growth of abnormal cancerous cells in either of the lungs confirms presence of lung cancer. These abnormal cells undergo rapid division and form tumors andeventually begin affecting the lung’s ability to provide oxygen to the bloodstream....
From: Medgadget | By: pmrresearch | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Solange Knowles Ferguson hosted a swanky Champagne launch party in London recently.  Check out her cape and "bubbly" strut inside and see "OITNB" star Laverne Cox's makeup-free selfie. Where in the world is international fashionista Solange Knowles...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Australian infrastructure investor Macquarie (MQG.AX) has tapped Citi (C.N) to work on a potential sale of service station provider Moto in a deal that could be worth more than 1.1 billion pounds ($1.68 billion), sources told Reuters....
From: PE Hub | By: Reuters News | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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As negotiations continue, WikiLeaks has published leaked chapters of the secret Trans-Pacific Partnership - a global trade deal between the United States and 11 other countries. The TPP would cover 40 percent of the global economy, but details have been...
From: Truthout | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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An insane mansion is rising in Bel Air.
From: Time | By: Brad Tuttle | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Yotam Ottolenghi and his partner have a thriving food empire that includes wildly successful cookbooks. We go inside their London test kitchen as recipes are put through their paces.
From: NPR | By: Madhulika Sikka | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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They're the real heroes
From: People | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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In a move that's years overdue, Apple is reportedly bringing subway directions to its Apple Maps platform. But only people who live in one of six cities will be able to use the feature out of the gate. According to a 9to5Mac report, Apple is gearing...
From: Mashable | By: Chris Perkins | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Sydney Leroux has followed a map to the stars — from Canada to the U.S., and now, on the eve of the Women’s World Cup, back again. Will the tatted and tenacious striker leave her mark on the big tournament?...
From: Grantland | By: Louisa Thomas | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Apollo Global Management has agreed to provide $300 million in funding to CH2M. According to terms of the deal, Apollo will invest $200 million in convertible preferred stock in CH2M at the closing, with $100 million more to come within the one-year...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Flushable wipes have been blamed for one of social media's most disgusting phenomena the 15-ton "fatberg" of kitchen grease and wet wipes that took six months to fully dislodge from a sewer system outside London in 2013. Now, recent actions by the Federal...
From: Ad Age | By: Jack Neff | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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