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  1. Why Three-Day Weekends Should Be the New NormRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shape

    It's hard to imagine a world in which having Fridays off is the norm, or where " Sunday Scaries " don't exist because Mondays aren't dreaded. Well, it's not such a fantastical idea: One major company is trying out three-day weekends, leading us to hope that with any luck, the five-day workweek will soon become an archaic idea.

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  2. Qualcomm Announces Breakthrough Mobile Anti-Malware Technology Utilizing Cognitive ComputingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor is the first platform offering Snapdragon Smart Protect, providing real-time, on-device machine learning designed to support accurate and effective detection of zero-day malware threats for improved personal privacy and device security. Snapdragon Smart Protect is also the first application to utilize Qualcomm ZerothTM technology, augmenting conventional anti-malware solutions by supporting on device real-time malware detection, classification and cause analysis using an advanced cognitive computing behavioral engine.

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  3. Hanwha Q Cells Appoints Senior Executive as DirectorRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... from Sogang University, , Korea in 1993 and his master's degree in chemical engineering from Pohang University of Science & Technology (POSTECH), Pohang, Korea in 1995. Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: HQCL) emerged as a new global solar power ...

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  4. Instabase raises seed funding from Greylock, NEARead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PE Hub

    San Francisco-based Instabase , which provides a platform in the cloud for data, applications and interactive computing, announced it has raised $3.75 million in seed funding from Greylock Partners and New Enterprise Associates . Founder and CEO Anant Bhardwaj developed the idea for the company based on his doctorate work at MIT.

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  5. Push to Increase Efficiency Gives Health IT Startups OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Health Data Management

    As consumers have grown accustomed to the efficiencies of dealing with the Internet, they expect the same capabilities to make handling their healthcare easier. Healthcare organizations have lagged a bit in bringing technological efficiencies to their user communities.

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  6. Post monsoon diseases: Causes, symptoms, and preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Merinews

    The rains may have brought with them a much-needed respite from the heat, but, what most people do not realise is that the monsoon season brings with it a host of diseases and necessary precautions must be taken. The dramatic change in weather during and post-monsoon results in a range of health concerns.

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  7. Community agriculture goes corporate with new agrihood housing developmentsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    No longer limited to a few gardening boxes on an old parking lot, the trend is taking centre stage in housing developments being built around the idea of community-grown local food. The agriculture-based developments, or so-called agrihoods, have already sprung up across the U.S. and now they're starting to take root in Canada.

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  8. Cybersecurity concerns in health care, banking, insurance drive growth for local IT firmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Annese & Associates CEO Ray Apy said that concerns among clients in banking, insurance and health care about data security have benefited the company's focus on the private sector. "Those three industries are very compliance driven, so they have real regulatory concerns," Apy said in a phone interview on Friday.

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  9. On August 27, Crimean Exchange purchased 4 thsd tonnes of grains to the intervention fundRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Agricultural Market

    On August 27, Crimean Exchange JSC purchased 4.05 thsd tonnes of grains of the harvest-2015 to the public intervention fund, declared the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation on August 28. In particular, the fund purchased 1.755 thsd tonnes of 4-grade wheat and 2.295 thsd tonnes of 5-grade wheat .

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  10. Biologists identify mechanisms of embryonic wound repairRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... over the wounded area to close the wound. Credit: Miranda Hunter/University of Toronto It's like something out of a science-fiction movie - time-lapse photography showing how wounds in embryos of fruit flies heal themselves. The images are not only ...

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  11. Hassan To Celebrate Start Of Apple Season In LondonderryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan plans to celebrate New England Apple Day this week by making the first pick of the season in Londonderry. Hassan plans to visit Mack's Apples in Londonderry on Wednesday afternoon, Sept.

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  12. Qualcomm Announces Breakthrough Mobile Anti-Malware Technology Utilizing Cognitive ComputingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Qualcomm Incorporated today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. , is extending its mobile security technology leadership with the introduction of Qualcomm Snapdragon Smart Protect. The upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor is the first platform offering Snapdragon Smart Protect, providing real-time, on-device machine learning designed to support accurate and effective detection of zero-day malware threats for improved personal privacy and device security.

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  13. "Molecular Tweeting" Could Hold the Key to Busting SuperbugsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Scientific American

    Social Network: The Carnegie Mellon University researchers simulated biofilm evolution involving both homogeneous and heterogeneous bacteria populations. Their goal is to provide models that other researchers can use to further understand communications networks that bacteria use to develop antibiotic resistance.

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  14. Benson Co. gets USDA GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    U.S. Sens. Heidi Heitkamp and John Hoeven say the funds come from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development program. Heitkamp says the grant will help the city of Leeds and the county continue to provide safe and clean water to residents.

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  15. Pluto could be home to ocean-dwelling life forms, claims Professor Brian CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Celebrated stargazer says the dwarf planet's icy crust could be hiding huge bodies of water warm enough to sustain life When the New Horizons probe sped past Pluto last month , it gave scientists and the public an unprecedentedly detailed glimpse at its frozen surface. Professor Brian Cox certainly hopes so, because he believes that if we can identify a hidden sea, we may find alien life forms lurking within its warm waters.

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  16. Farmers to cut cocoa for food cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Vision

    By Andrew Masinde BUNDIBUGYO - The Rwenzori Diocese Bishop, Rt. Rev. Reuben Kisembo, has told farmers in Bundibugyo to cut down some of the cocoa trees to create more space for food production or else people are likely to be affected by hunger.

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  17. Four stories in the news today, Aug. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    It was the windstorm of the decade, and its effects are expected to be felt for some time yet across southwestern British Columbia. More than 90,000 people who were among the half-million blacked out on Saturday are still waiting for BC Hydro to turn the lights back on.

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  18. Extension To Host Grassland Fire WorkshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    South Dakota State University Extension wants to teach landowners in South Dakota ways to properly plan for and conduct a prescribed fire. SDSU Extension has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and conservancy groups to host four workshops in September meant to show landowners how to plan for a grassland fire.

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  19. Lenovo Shows New Enterprise Software at VMworldRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Information Technology

    Lenovo today announced, at the VMworld 2015, an array of ISV enterprise and small- and medium-business-oriented offerings including OpenStack and VMware Software Defined Data Center.i 1 2These powerful new solutions will help users improve performance and accelerate deployment in support of demanding workloads such as cloud, big data and database applications.i 1 2Today's enterprise customers are seeking cutting-edge technology to increase their agility and flexibility. According to a recent Lenovo survey, businesses are expected to double cloud applications and storage over the next couple of years.

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  20. Sheep meeting to focus on health of ewesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Carrick Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. An upcoming meeting on sheep farming will encourage farmers to turn their attention to their ewes as we head into autumn.

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