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Wipro Q4 profit up 7% but Q1 revenue guidance misses estimates; announces 1:1...

Posted on Mon Apr 24, 2017, 7:26 pm

The company reappointed Azim Premji as its chairman for two years. The stock price of Wipro, which announced earnings after market hours, closed up 0.93 percent at Rs 496.35 on the BSE.

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Amber Heard, Elon Musk make 'Cheeky' public debut together

Posted on Mon Apr 24, 2017, 5:36 am

Amber Heard and Elon Musk put the "public" in PDA this weekend. The two were spotted getting cozy at the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary in Australia where Heard is filming Aquaman, E! and People report. Heard has been romantically linked to the Tesla CEO ...

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Rockets look to fix first-quarter struggles

Posted on Sun Apr 23, 2017, 6:54 pm

Trump campaigned on an "America first" platform, and has vowed to narrow big trade deficits with nations such as China and Japan. It allowed the vice ... prompting the guard to complain to referee Scott Foster. Thunder: Westbrook had just one turnover ...

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Graphene Technologies develops production scale graphene manufacturing

Posted on Thu Apr 20, 2017, 2:25 am

This is an important step for us," said Jon Myers, GT co-founder and CEO. "We are singularly focused on further developing our advanced, scalable process to produce industrial quantities of single to few layer graphene materials." "The ability to make ...

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Qualcomm gave $1 million to Trump inaugural

Posted on Wed Apr 19, 2017, 1:08 pm

Behind the scenes, meanwhile, Qualcomm, whose executive chairman is Paul Jacobs, son of Irwin and a Fletcher friend and political funder, took another tack. According to an April 18 disclosure filing with the Federal Election Commission, the committee set ...

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Amazon rolls out chatbot tools in race to dominate voice-powered tech

Posted on Wed Apr 19, 2017, 11:32 am

CTO Werner Vogels said in an interview. The service, Amazon Lex, was in a preview phase since late 2016. The move underscores how Amazon is racing to be the top player in voice-controlled computing, after losing out in mobile to Apple and Alphabet Inc's ...

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Mmegi Online :: China 'seriously concerned' about North Korea nuclear threats

Posted on Wed Apr 19, 2017, 10:30 am

It is not clear whether this was a deliberate deception, a change of plan or simple miscommunication, the BBC's Korea correspondent Stephen Evans says.

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iRobot Is Enforcing Its Patent Portfolio (Again)

Posted on Wed Apr 19, 2017, 2:57 am

When iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT) delivered better-than-expected fourth-quarter 2016 results in February, founder and CEO Colin Angle noted his company's sales were strong "despite having the highest number of competitors we've ever seen." But that ...

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Scientific advance for cool clothing: Temperature-wise, that is

Posted on Tue Apr 18, 2017, 5:00 pm

"If you can cool the person rather than the building where they work or live, that will save energy," said Yi Cui, an associate professor of materials ... a variant of polyethylene commonly used in battery making that has a specific nanostructure that ...

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UC San Diego Welcomes Author George R.R. Martin in Support of Clarion Workshop

Posted on Mon Apr 17, 2017, 2:09 pm

Resident-writers live nearby and are continuously available to students. The 2017 writers-in-residence include: Dan Chaon, Lynda Barry, Nalo Hopkinson, Andrea Hairston, Cory Doctorow, C.C. Finlay and Rae Carson. According to the Clarke Center, UC San Diego ...

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Portland Mall Revitalization

Posted on Mon Apr 17, 2017, 12:55 am

The Portland Mall Revitalization encompasses Downtown's entire north-south length, unifying the University, government, office, retail, financial, Old Town/China Town and Union Station districts into a single, connected central city. The design legacy of a ...

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Press release: Park City celebrates science, not silence

Posted on Sun Apr 16, 2017, 10:31 am

Dr. Chris Johnson - Visualizing the Future of Biomedicine Dr. Johnson is Distinguished Professor of Computer Science and founding director of the Scientific Computing and Imaging (SCI) Institute at the University of Utah. Big data imaging is changing ...

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19% of California's electricity goes to water-related uses

Posted on Sun Apr 16, 2017, 9:13 am

Sustainability at the University of Virginia calls for collaboration and ingenuity to promote the well-being of the community, solve local and global challenges through scholarship and practice, educate ethical leaders and steward this special place ...

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Tocagen Rises In IPO Debut

Posted on Fri Apr 14, 2017, 9:15 am

The company now has a market cap of approximately $187M. The company is backed by the Irwin Mark Jacobs and Joan Klein Jacobs Family Trust. Jacobs is the co-founder of Qualcomm.

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Inventor of World Wide Web wins top prize

Posted on Thu Apr 13, 2017, 10:27 pm

Now in it's 50 year, the Turing Prize is given to pioneers and innovators in computing, with past winners including Vint Cerf, Bob Kahn and John McCarthy ... prize funded by Google, one of many companies that made a fortune thanks to Berners-Lee's efforts ...

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Rick LeFaivre Ph.D.

Posted on Thu Apr 13, 2017, 6:50 pm

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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Dell Technologies, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, VMware and Docker CEOs to Head...

Posted on Thu Apr 13, 2017, 1:05 pm

Michael Dell, CEO of Dell Technologies; Meg Whitman, CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise; Pat Gelsinger, CEO of VMware; and Ben Golub, CEO of Docker, will all sit individually for a wide-ranging, onstage interview by Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company.

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Film on climate change in Lunenburg

Posted on Thu Apr 13, 2017, 3:48 am

In the spring of 2005, acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog headed to the Arctic on a tricky assignment ... and his well-being, at risk. "Chasing Ice" is the story of a mission to change the tide of history by gathering undeniable evidence ...

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Vernor Vinge

Posted on Wed Apr 12, 2017, 5:00 pm

Mathematician; Computer Scientist; Hugo Award-winning Novelist, A Fire Upon The Deep, Rainbow's End VERNOR VINGE is a mathematician, computer scientist, and science fiction author who is a retired San Diego State University (SDSU) Professor of Mathematics ...

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Oracle touts cloud-based HR software and financial management tools

Posted on Wed Apr 12, 2017, 11:53 am

Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd touted the advantages and rapid growth of cloud-based HR software and financial management tools and released statistics to illustrate the vendor's sharp increases in sales stemming from the applications. Hurd gave separate keynote ...

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In the Post-Climate-Change World of "New York 2140," the Big Apple Endures

Posted on Wed Apr 12, 2017, 11:29 am

"It was funny to see how little New York changes through the centuries," a financial-industries "quant" observes deep into Kim Stanley Robinson's sunny sunken-city future-trip New York 2140. That line could serve as a blurb on the cover: The most immediate ...

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Can coding the brain save or destroy us?

Posted on Wed Apr 12, 2017, 10:29 am

Neal Stephenson's seminal novel "Snow Crash" is particularly evocative because it weaves the modern myth of the computational mind together with a much older story, the Tower of Babel. In "Snow Crash," hackers are susceptible to a kind of linguistic virus ...

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Venafi CEO: Creating trust in the machine

Posted on Wed Apr 12, 2017, 8:51 am

Jeff Hudson, Venafi CEO These identities can be compromised and used by hackers, to be worn as masks to slip through defences unchecked, or to take on a convincing fa├žade of your bank or other trusted organisations. This threat is frightening and it is ...

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Posted on Tue Apr 11, 2017, 5:00 pm

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Saankhya Labs' Pruthvi family of TV Demodulators Wins 2010 TV Innovation Awar...

Posted on Mon Apr 10, 2017, 3:49 am

Saankhya Labs, a pioneering fabless semiconductor company ... to make a radical shift or change in the television landscape," according to Ian Weightman, President IMS Research. "With more than 140 entries received for the 2010 awards, competition was ...

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Nvidia discusses Google TPU's performance versus modern Teslas

Posted on Mon Apr 10, 2017, 1:00 am

As the CEO of a prominent GPU vendor, it was only natural that Nvidia's Jen-Hsun Huang would want to weigh in on the performance numbers that Google shared. Nvidia agrees with Google on a lot of points, namely the fact that the existence of dedicated ...

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Newly Formed COFES Institute Announced at COFES 2017

Posted on Thu Apr 6, 2017, 5:00 pm

Nathanael Miller, Aerospace Engineer/NASA Langley Research Center sees COFES a "hive-mind" of the engineering software world. "I come to COFES to get insight. In my job building small satellites at NASA Langley, I have to design incredibly complex and ...

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Mbuya profiles

Posted on Tue Apr 4, 2017, 5:57 am

Founder/Director at Tanzania Digital Library For Secondary School Student Summary I am at my best in a job where I can work and interact with other people, and have some level of both independence and collaboration in... Summary As a student pursuing ...

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Patagonia Adventure Expeditions

Posted on Sun Apr 2, 2017, 2:26 am

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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Citations for "Infrastructure, geographical disadvantage, and transport costs...

Posted on Sat Apr 1, 2017, 4:38 pm

Guillaume Daudin, 2003. "La logistique de la mondialisation," Sciences Po publications info:hdl:2441/688, Sciences Po. Guillaume Daudin, 2003. "La logistique de la mondialisation," Revue de l'OFCE, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 87(4), pages 409-435 ...

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