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Forget Coal: Asteroid Mining Is Coming Sooner Than You Think

Posted on Tue Jun 27, 2017, 9:42 am

Space mining startup Planetary Resources has announced plans to launch an initial ... asteroids and the water that’s on them as the immediate next step,” says Chris Lewicki, president and CEO. Lewicki thinks solar energy will be the key to powering ...

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Elon Musk's SpaceX Isn't About Cheaper Rockets (It's Way Bigger)

Posted on Mon Jun 26, 2017, 7:10 am

This last weekend, Iridium launched 10 more satellites, and Bulgaria got its first satellite thanks to back-to-back SpaceX launches. "People don't realize that, for small countries and small companies like us, without SpaceX, there was no way we would ever ...

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Baltimore lawyer Jim Shea enters Democratic race for Maryland governor

Posted on Sat Jun 24, 2017, 7:08 pm

John Delaney said Thursday he will announce his plans in late July ... "That protects vacations for the privileged and profits for Ocean City developers, but it doesn't do anything for the schoolchildren of Maryland," Shea said. Shea said he has no ...

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Traditional app migration to public cloud bringing unexpected issues

Posted on Sat Jun 24, 2017, 9:51 am

"There are software licences where you have to pay for every possible core [the app] might touch," Simon Aspinall, SVP of Virtustream's software and service provider businesses, said. "We had a Swiss customer that moved their Oracle instance from a ...

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Wipro Chairman Azim Premji Honoured With Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy

Posted on Fri Jun 23, 2017, 1:35 am

New York: Wipro Chairman Azim Premji is among the honorees of this year's Carnegie Medal, considered the most prestigious prize in philanthropy, for his efforts to reform India's public school system. Mr Premji, 70, who founded the Azim Premji Foundation ...

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Eric Starr profiles

Posted on Wed Jun 21, 2017, 7:14 am

Past Director of Business Innovation at Highmark, Founder & Vice President of New Product Development at STARR Life Sciences Corp., Director... Education Point Park University, Point Park University Summary I've been fortunate to have received ...

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America's top-rated CEO isn't a household name

Posted on Tue Jun 20, 2017, 9:01 pm

NVIDIA's Jen-Hsun Huang (99 percent approval) 7. Bain & Company's Bob Bechek (98 percent approval) 8. SpaceX's Elon Musk (98 percent approval) 9. HubSpot's Brian Halligan (98 percent approval) 10. Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg (98 percent approval)

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OnePlus 5 With Snapdragon 835, 8GB RAM, Dual Cameras Officially Launched

Posted on Tue Jun 20, 2017, 9:45 am

The processing power has been improved a lot. Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs stressed on the fact that this is a very powerful device. A new feature that sets app priority has been improved to make the best use of the 8GB RAM. Touchscreen input speeds too ...

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Field Service Technician

Posted on Tue Jun 20, 2017, 12:31 am

Anderson Foundation SUMMARY:A 20-minute film featuring Janine Benyus introducing biomimicry and explaining how mimicking nature can solve some of our most Common Impact Expands Board of Directors to Lead New Stage of Growth.Two newly appointed Directors ...

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David W. Garrison

Posted on Mon Jun 19, 2017, 6:44 am

Garrison served as the Chief Executive Officer of iBAHN Corporation. Mr. Garrison served as President of iBAHN Corporation. He joined iBAHN Corporation in October 2002 and has 20 years of experience in leading telecommunications and technology services ...

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Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd says you need these three things to transition to the...

Posted on Mon Jun 19, 2017, 3:30 am

There are two types of companies that can change fast, Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd says: Innovative startups and companies in trouble. On the latest episode of Recode Decode, hosted by Kara Swisher, Hurd talked about his efforts to push big changes through at ...

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Patagonia Adventure Expeditions

Posted on Sun Jun 18, 2017, 10:53 pm

Patagonia Adventure Expeditions has an annual sales volume of 501K - 999,999. .For more information contact Jonathan Leidich, Executive Officer For maps and directions to Patagonia Adventure Expeditions view the map to the right. For reviews of Patagonia ...

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Mark Gaalswyk

Posted on Sun Jun 18, 2017, 4:48 am

Mr. Mark Gaalswyk is a Founder of Easy Energy Systems, Inc. and serves as its Chairman. Mr. Gaalswyk served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Easy Energy Systems, Inc. The information and data displayed in this profile are created and managed ...

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1800 Vine St Los Angeles, CA 90028

Posted on Sun Jun 18, 2017, 3:05 am

We have found 30 companies and 17 people at this address. The companies and people listed on this page at one time used the above address in association with their company. This data can sometimes help you identify similar companies that are connected in ...

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Interview: Michael Dell on creating a technology behemoth

Posted on Sat Jun 17, 2017, 10:07 pm

The world of technology has often been one defined by rapid change, innovation and a constantly altering landscape. But these words perhaps fail to do justice to the transition American business magnate Michael Dell has overseen over the last few months.

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Escape Reality With These 4 Fantastic Sci-Fi Novels

Posted on Fri Jun 16, 2017, 12:22 pm

Autonomous is a fantastic read for anyone who is interested in delving into the idea of identity and freedom. Cory Doctorow takes the theme of ownership to the next level. In his book, Walkaway, Cory give us a look at the near-future where the world is a ...

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Rick LeFaivre Ph.D.

Posted on Fri Jun 16, 2017, 6:34 am

Rick LeFaivre, Ph.D., is a Member of Technology Advisory Board ... of Gainspan Inc., GenoLogics Life Sciences and M2E Power. He was a Venture Partner at OVP Venture Partners. Dr. LeFaivre joined OVP... Venture Partners in 2004 and focuses on technology ...

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55 VANTAGE Point, Miramar Beach, FL 32550

Posted on Thu Jun 15, 2017, 5:00 pm

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Prith Banerjee Joins Korn Ferry as Senior Client Partner

Posted on Thu Jun 15, 2017, 5:00 am

LOS ANGELES--(Business Wire)--Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Prith Banerjee has joined the firm as Senior ... Previously, Mr. Banerjee worked at Accenture as Managing Director of Global Technology R&D. In this role, he oversaw the Accenture ...

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Synthetic Genomics Make Biotech Breakthrough With Genomic 3D Printer

Posted on Thu Jun 15, 2017, 1:00 am

Emailing medicine and even organisms across the planet, and potentially across the solar system may be possible with a new device developed by Synthetic Genomics. The company founded by J. Craig Venter, the geneticist behind the first successful human ...

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Brad Peacock profiles in United States

Posted on Wed Jun 14, 2017, 5:44 pm

Current Vice President, Operations & Business Development at CrewBeacon, LLC, Senior Director at Incoho Inc. Past CEO at Ignitor Labs, Founder and President at Sustain3, Founder and President at DwellTek, LLC, Director, Global Insulation Strategy at...

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Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona · Page 5

Posted on Wed Jun 14, 2017, 1:40 pm

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Guest post: Climate Fiction is Good for our Genre (and for us!) by Brenda Cooper

Posted on Wed Jun 14, 2017, 8:15 am

Our famous writers like Paolo Bacigalupi and Kim Stanley Robinson are writing straight up climate fiction. So are those-who-straddle-the-genres like Margaret Atwood. And people like Barbara Kingsolver who are clearly as mainstream fiction writers.

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Reality and Doc Worlds Convene at WESTDOC 2012

Posted on Tue Jun 13, 2017, 5:00 pm

WESTDOC founders Chuck Braverman and Richard Propper flank panelists Erick Opeka (Cinedigm Entertainment Group), Rick Allen (SnagFilms) and Stephen Nemeth (Rhino Films). Photo: Danna Kinsky In a panel on self-distribution, Steve Michelson, executive ...

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Otto Warmbier 'was brutalised by pariah N Korea', parents say

Posted on Tue Jun 13, 2017, 5:00 pm

"In no uncertain terms, North Korea must explain the causes of his coma," Mr Richardson said. The BBC's Stephen Evans in Seoul says it remains to be seen if Mr Warmbier's illness is the direct result of brutality in prison. If it were, there might be ...

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Nicole Galland and Neal Stephenson

Posted on Tue Jun 13, 2017, 4:03 pm

A sprawling story of government officials, academic experts and, eventually, actual witches banding together to alter the present by time traveling into the past, The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. is so deliciously entertaining that the reader is instantly ...

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Learning with light: New system allows optical 'deep learning'

Posted on Mon Jun 12, 2017, 11:51 am

While many proposed uses of such photonic computers turned out not to be practical ... and Shijie Zhao in biology, Tom Baehr-Jones and Michael Hochberg at Elenion Technologies, in New York, and Hugo Larochelle at Université de Sherbrooke, in Quebec.

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Chimpanzees are not 'legal persons', US appeals court says

Posted on Sun Jun 11, 2017, 10:42 pm

To support its case, the Nonhuman Rights Project, which is led by the animal rights lawyer Steven Wise, submitted 60 pages of affidavits from experts who described chimpanzees' advanced cognitive and social abilities. Previous courts that have ruled ...

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New flat antenna could be new way to get broadband Internet

Posted on Fri Jun 9, 2017, 8:39 am

"A better way to think about our product and our service for people who don't care about satellites or antennas--it's just a pizza box," says Nathan Kundtz, Kymeta CEO. "You put it outside; it makes the Internet. And you can put it anywhere on the planet ...

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The Three Horsemen of the Coming Network Revolution

Posted on Tue Jun 6, 2017, 5:00 am

Thanks to an animated and robust dinner discussion, which included Mark Anderson, Ty Carlson and Michael Pfeffer ... Of course, both Google and Amazon have their own advantages, including core business strengths that don't make them dependent on cloud ...

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