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1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

Robin Abcarian: Breaking California up would be uncool to do

As a native Californian who was born in Oakland, raised in the San Fernando Valley, schooled in Berkeley and now living in Venice, I'd like to say one thing to Timothy Draper, the Silicon Valley kajillionaire pushing the idiotic breakup of the Golden State: Recently, Draper announced he is on track to gather enough signatures to get his ... (more)

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4 hrs ago | EETimes

MIT Wrist-Robot Adds Extra Fingers | EE Times

PORTLAND, Ore. - Ever try to get the lid off a jar with one hand, or open an envelope, or 1,000 other two-handed tasks? Well now you can, that is if you are wearing the new wrist-robot from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

NOLA.com

California accident rate unchanged six years after drivers banned...

California banned drivers from using cellphones six years ago, but the prohibition has not reduced accidents, according to Pacific Standard magazine.

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Inside Bay Area

Cheryl North: First International Russian Choral Music Festival comes to San Francisco and Berkeley

Back in 1939, Winston Churchill described Russia as "a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma" -- which I found an apt description of the glories and the mystery of Russian choral music.

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Easy Reader News

Cook, Manasse capture Manhattan Beach Open tennis titles

For Maegan Manasse and Lester Cook, the winners of the top women's and men's divisions of the Manhattan Beach Open, tennis greatness was so near - just one court away - and yet so far away Sunday afternoon.

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Inside Bay Area

Berkeley disability activists receive peace award in emotional ceremony

A man called the father of the disability civil rights movement and a current federal advisor on international disability rights shared something special Wednesday -- a peace award, and a sense of accomplishment.

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Inside Bay Area

Berkeley clears homeless camp, collects 1,000 pounds of trash

A homeless camp under Interstate 80 at Gilman Street has been scrubbed clean of trash, belongings and residents who scattered to surrounding areas following a city cleanup Friday morning.

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The Campbell Reporter

Berkeley clears homeless camp, collects 1,000 pounds of trash

A homeless camp under Interstate 80 at Gilman Street has been scrubbed clean of trash, belongings and residents who scattered to surrounding areas following a city cleanup Friday morning.

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Switched

Would You Like Flame Retardants With That Couch?

Most of Aimee Robinson's customers are moms. And more of them are starting to ask questions about the contents of the couches and chairs she constructs.

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USA Today

Mexico's auto industry looks to luxury cars

Just when luxury buyers were getting used to the idea that their BMW or Mercedes-Benz could be made in the U.S., the German automaking rivals launch a new surprise: they're both planning to open plants in Mexico's auto industry looks to luxury cars Just when luxury buyers were getting used to the idea that their BMW or Mercedes-Benz could be made ... (more)

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Vallejo boy, 12, sees glory in Rubik's Cube twists

Chris Riley-Times-Herald Angelo Garcia, 12, is headed to compete at the Rubik's Cube U.S. National Championships in New Jersey at the beginning of August.

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Wireless Design & Development

Tiny Laser Sensor Heightens Bomb Detection Sensitivity

Berkeley - New technology under development at the University of California, Berkeley, could soon give bomb-sniffing dogs some serious competition.

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Mashable

Flexible Printed Batteries May Soon Power Wearable Tech

A California startup is developing flexible, rechargeable batteries that can be printed cheaply on commonly used industrial screen printers.

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Switched

4 Reasons You're Not Going To Bed On Time

Why You're Hooked: Your boss is consistently impressed with the solid efforts that come out of your wee-hour workathons.

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NewsBlaze

International Conference Honors Ralph Nader as Bertrand Russell Scholar

The world's longest running conference on critical thinking is to honor Public Citizen Ralph Nader for his contributions to the advancement of fair-minded critical societies.

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Newkerala.com

Sniffer laser for hard-to-detect explosives

The tiny laser sensor can even sniff out a hard-to-detect explosive called pentaerythritol tetranitrate , a favourite among terrorists.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Jul. 20

Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from Sunday, July 20, 2014. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from today on BroadwayWorld.com! The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh , starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award ... (more)

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Daily Kos

Anti-minimum wage campaign boogey man tactics in California

A new billboard in San Francisco gives a message to California voters: if you vote to increase the minimum wage, you will be replaced by cheaper technology.

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Switched

What Everyone Gets Wrong About Where You Go To College

There are a lot of opinions about where you should go to college. A lot of those opinions are probably wrong -- at least the ones based on myths about what makes a good school to get a degree from.

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NewsTarget.com

Mexican farmers fight to preserve 59 indigenous corn varieties against hostile GMO takeover

Dozens of native maize varieties are threatened with extinction in Mexico as Big Biotech moves to replace them with commercialized genetically modified corn.

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