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  1. .com | Tremor in DurbanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News24

    Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24.

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  2. Firebrand monks a powerful force in Myanmar despite setbackRead the original story

    Saturday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Dark-skinned and bearded men jump a young woman after she prays at a Buddhist shrine. They push her to the ground and rape her.

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  3. Car crash chef was 'trying to kill herself'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Blackpool Today

    She was banned from the road for 18 months, fined A 120 with A 85 costs and ordered to pay A 20 victims surcharge by Blackpool magistrates. Jim Mowbray, prosecuting, said police were called to Blackpool North rail station on January 19 at 4.40am, where Lightbown had driven a Ford Ka off the station car park, crossed a pedestrian walkway and smashed into bushes in a flowerbed.

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  4. Reign Recap #41: Ontario Shuts Sommer Down AgainRead the original story

    Saturday | Jewels From The Crown

    Don't forget to place your bids on #PinkInTheRink jerseys on the concourse! Bidding ends at start of 3rd period! pic.twitter.com/EM8yKv4uDx Just a couple weekends ago, Ontario swept San Jose back-to-back to thwart Roy Sommer's quest to take Fred "Bun" Cook's career AHL wins record. Over the next week, locked in a back-to-back- to-back with the Barracuda, the Reign once again stand in the path of history, this time on "Pink in the Rink" night.

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  5. Man on knifepoint robbery chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Blackpool 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. A man accused of robbing two men at knifepoint at a Blackpool hotel has made his first appearance at court.

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  6. Apple group focuses on back upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The next meeting of the Chico Apple Users Group is planned for 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at the Chico Masonic Family Center, 1110 W. East Ave. and will focus on how to back up data on Apple products. Program director Ron Brooks will talk about back-up programs for Apple products.

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  7. Apple Now Accepting Your Banged-Up iPhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    Until now, Apple offered credit to iPhone owners only if the device had an intact screen and working buttons. Apple hopes that with more leeway, applicable only to iPhone 5 and later models, more people will upgrade to new iPhones.

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  8. Stocks Lose More Ground as Jobs Report DisappointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily News

    Stocks posted steep losses Friday, ending the week with broad declines, as investors fretted over a report showing that U.S. job creation slowed last month. Energy and consumer discretionary stocks fell as oil prices declined and investors continued to worry that the risk of the U.S. economy slipping into recession, while low, is growing.

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  9. This Tech Could Make Google's Future Gadgets Even SmarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TIME.com

    Machine learning startup Movidius said recently that it's working with Google to "accelerate the adoption of deep learning within mobile devices." Movidius makes a vision processor that attempts to replicate human eyesight, taking into account variables like depth and texture to put objects into context.

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  10. New #blackface row at StellenboschRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    Stellenbosch University authorities are reportedly investigating an incident in which two white students wore black paint to a residence party. In an apology reportedly posted on Facebook, one of the students apologised for the incident , saying they painted themselves dark purple and covered their bodies in glitter.

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  11. Prisoner 'known to use dating websites' to find places to stayRead the original story

    Friday | Boston Standard

    Police are appealing for help to find a Boston man, 'known to use dating websites to meet women for the purposes of finding places to stay'. Allan Campbell, 42, has been recalled to prison to complete a sentence which he is carrying out for an offence of burglary.

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  12. Google Adds New Hands-Free Features to Android WearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | AnandTech

    Google has announced this week that they have added several new functions to the Android Wear operating system in an update that is now being rolled out. The latest update takes an eye towards delivering some improvements to hands-free input options - and a bit more smartphone functionality to the wrist as a result - as Google looks to cut down on the number of finger gestures required to use reminders, messages, and handle calls.

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  13. LinkedIn Shuts Down Its Ad Network 12 Months After It OpenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Advertising Age

    Last year LinkedIn followed the example of other tech platforms with lots of user data, like Google and Facebook, and started letting advertisers use that data to target their ads to people outside of LinkedIn . Twelve months later the work-centric social network is shutting down that part of its ad business.

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  14. 20 ways bosses fire you without actually saying 'you're fired'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MarketWatch

    The media had a field day with news of the departures, saying that these executives were really fired. Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey called those media reports "inaccurate press rumors" and said instead that the four executives had "chosen to leave the company" and would be "taking some well-deserved time off".

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  15. 10 Things to Learn from a Business FailureRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Business Know-How Newsletter

    Failing at a business isn't the end of the world. In fact, it could be the beginning of a successful new business.

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  16. Why Hershey Is Shifting to Masterbrand ApproachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Advertising Age

    For years Hershey has advertised its products separately -- from syrup to bars -- with advertising that rarely told stories and instead focused on what's inside the wrappers. But starting next week, the brand is making a major strategic shift with a new campaign that unites all Hershey branded treats under one campaign, while seeking to inject more emotion into ads.

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  17. .com | Windows 10. NO thank youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News24

    Every new version of Windows allows Microsoft to control the user more and more. There are an increasing number of subtle web channels to do this with each "upgrade".

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  18. .com | The Rot in Government Parastatals ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News24

    Interesting story about ESKOM in the news - this parastatal has been making the news in the last couple of days, i.e. Strong arming coal suppliers, selling out coal mines to the Gupta's and now the latest, i.e. The Keoberg boiler saga with Westinghouse. If the News24 article is to be believed, the mind boggles at the massive gaping wholes in the procurement process - Tender Board members unqualified to make a decision , these same members accepting a "Holiday" at the expense of a bidder etc, etc.

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  19. Can 40-year-old daughter get my estate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MarketWatch

    A 40-year-old stranger wrote me a letter 15 years ago to tell me that she is my daughter. Her letter said her mother identified me as father while her mother was on deathbed.

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  20. U.K. stocks follow U.S. stocks lower after jobs reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | MarketWatch

    U.K. stocks slumped Friday while the pound retreated against the U.S. dollar on the heels of a closely watched U.S. jobs report, which dragged U.S. stocks down. closed down 0.9% at 5,848.06, after a choppy session where stocks briefly held to a gain in the wake of the jobs data.

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