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  1. SpaceX delays space station delivery until Jan.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    On Thursday, the SpaceX company announced it was delaying this week's planned shipment until January. Company spokesman John Taylor says a test firing of the rocket engines earlier this week did not go precisely as planned at the Cape Canaveral launch pad.

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  2. Top things to do this weekend, Dec. 19-21Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The shortest day of the year is Sunday, which coincides with the start of winter. Christmas bells are ringing, and choirs are singing.

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  3. SpaceX delays space station delivery until Jan.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    On Thursday, the SpaceX company announced it was delaying this week's planned launch of an unmanned supply capsule until January. SpaceX spokesman John Taylor said a test firing of the rocket engines earlier this week did not go precisely as planned at the Cape Canaveral launch pad.

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  4. EU's top court opens door to some stem cell patentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Europe's top court has opened the door to certain stem cell patents in the European Union by ruling that an organism incapable of developing into a human being is not a human embryo and may be patented. Thursday's judgment by the European Court of Justice was made following a case brought in Britain by U.S. company International Stem Cell Corporation ( The case is significant because three years ago the EU court ruled that stem cell research involving human embryos could not be patented, a decision condemned at the time by some scientists as a "devastating" blow for medical research in Europe.

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  5. Sleep aid and children's blankets win ideas awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Oxford Mail

    Dr Aoife Roebuck and Megan Morys of SmartCare, Chris Allington of Oxford Innovation, Rachel Bird of Babybird Blankets and Cllr Matthew Barber, leader of Vale of White Horse District Council AN INVENTION to tackle obstructive sleep apnoea, described by judges as having 'explosive potential', was among the winners of a business awards competition. SmartCare, co-founded by 31-year-old Megan Morys, from Kennington, won Best New Business Idea at the Spark Vale awards in South Oxfordshire last week.

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  6. Shop for the Best Electronics This Holiday With the Patch 2014 Tech Gift GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Find everything for your gadget-loving friends and family with the Patch 2014 Tech Gift Guide. Partnering with Amazon.com , Patch is bringing you the latest deals on the most advanced technology.

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  7. Islamic State could be behind botched cyberattack on Syrian dissidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mashable

    A botched cyberattack aimed at unmasking Syrian dissidents has experts worried that the Islamic State group is adding malicious software to its arsenal. Internet watchdog Citizen Lab says an attempt to hack into systems operated by dissidents within the self-styled caliphate could be the work of hackers affiliated with the Islamic State group.

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  8. Authors of 'Learn or Die' Promote Innovative Thinking; Call for...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Education experts present their ideas in a new book on how to best educate U.S. residents for productive and rewarding lives and advocate a revolution in thinking about learning. The scholars, members of the Institute for 21st Century Learning, have the goal of promoting and producing results in a national conversation about education and its relationship to lifelong learning among citizens of this interconnected society.

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  9. Doug Engfer Joins Medrio's Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Medrio, a provider of advanced eClinical software as a service for clinical research, today announced it has appointed Doug Engfer to its Board of Directors. Doug Engfer, Founder and CEO of invivodata, brings more than 25 years of expertise to Medrio.

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  10. D.C. high school prepares for new facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Winter break is still a week off, but students at Ballou High School are anxious for it to be over. Come January, a shiny new facility with 87 classrooms, bio-technology labs, art spaces and a mechanic training shop will open.

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  11. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    Research and Markets: Australia Resectoscopes Market Outlook to 2020: Key players covered include Olympus Corporation, Richard Wolf and KARL STORZ GmbH & Co )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Australia Resectoscopes Market Outlook to 2020" report... )--FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code --ExactBid, the leading marketplace for commercial real estate appraisals, announced today an investment from Spectrum Equity, a leading growth equity firm.

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  12. Fly and Eurostar Group bring world's slimmest smartphone to GCCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AME Info

    Role Purpose: Provide immediate Information Technology [IT] and mobility support services to end users, through telephone contact or otherwise, to resolve their problems and escalate issues beyond own capability to appropriate specialists. May deal with servers issues as well as distributed/ network problems.

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  13. Will NASA Give Back This $349 Million, Mr. Sensenbrenner?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Dad29

    Over the years, Jim Sensenbrenner has insisted that the US spend lotsa money on NASA. No doubt he was joined by others, such as the senile, doddering Thad Cochran.

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  14. Touchsuite Says "Happy Holidays" with Largest Restaurant Point of Sale...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    "This holiday season, we've decided to put those savings right back into the pockets of our customers and potential customers, because we know our success depends on theirs." TouchSuite, one of America's fastest-growing technology and payment processing companies, has announced the launch of its most extensive giveaway to-date , with highly-advanced restaurant point of sale solutions being offered free to the first 300 claimants across the country.

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  15. Online Auto Insurance Quotes Help Clients Find Advantageous PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Carinsurancequotesinfo.com announces a new blog post, "Online Auto Insurance Quotes Will Help You Find An Advantageous Policy" "Clients can now compare online car insurance quotes to find an advantageous policy for their vehicles." said Russell Rabichev, Marketing Director of Internet Marketing Company.

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  16. ICANN hacked through phishing emailsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Aurora Era-Banner

    ICANN has been hacked, with the company's Centralized Zone Data System and ICANN GAC Wiki having been compromised. The company claims that it was subjected to a "spear phishing" attack through masqueraded emails sent to employees that appeared to be coming from icann.org.

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  17. Physiker My top robot stories of this year (in no particular order):...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | EETimes

    My top robot stories of this year : hitchBOT's travel across Canada. Philae landing on the comet 67P/ChuryumovGerasimenko.

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  18. Stem cells faulty in Duchenne muscular dystrophyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Science Blog

    In a mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, muscle stem cells express connective-tissue genes associated with fibrosis and muscle weakness, according to a new study. Like human patients, mice with a form of Duchenne muscular dystrophy undergo progressive muscle degeneration and accumulate connective tissue as they age.

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  19. My top 3 robot stories of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | EETimes

    My top robot stories of this year : hitchBOT's travel across Canada. Philae landing on the comet 67P/ChuryumovGerasimenko.

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  20. Cyber expert warns of 'copycats' after Sony threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ITV

    The decision by Sony to not release controversial comedy film The Interview is concerning some cyber experts, who believe it could send out the wrong message. Computer expert Carline Baylon told ITV News "We don't want other countries or groups to be looking at this and seeing, 'OK, if we launch a very successful cyber attack on a company we can actually cause films to be pulled, we can affect freedom of speech'."

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