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  1. Germany Said to Rule Out Purchasing Stake in Takeover Target K+SRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The German government isn't planning to purchase a stake in potash supplier K+S AG to help block Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc.'s 7.8 billion-euro takeover offer, a person familiar with the matter said. While the German Economy Ministry has spoken with K+S and Potash about securing jobs in the country, Germany doesn't intend to have development bank KfW step in to buy a minority stake, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the discussions are private.

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  2. U.S. Stocks Gain Amid Earnings as Fed Moves Closer to Rate RiseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    U.S. stocks added to gains, amid better- than-forecast earnings and after the Federal Reserve said the economy has improved as it moves closer to raising interest rates. Gilead gained 2.7 percent as quarterly results exceeded estimates and it raised its sales forecast.

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  3. U.K. Stocks Advance for Second Day as BAT, Barclays Shares ClimbRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    British American Tobacco advanced 3.6 percent after first- half profit beat estimates. Barclays rose 1.8 percent after Chairman John McFarlane pledged to step up the pace of his overhaul of the British lender as it reported a 8.8 percent increase in profit.

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  4. Nickel Falls as China Slowdown Leaves Market Amply SuppliedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Nickel declined for the sixth time in seven sessions as stockpiles increased by the most in two months, signaling ample supplies. Nickel inventories tracked by the London Metal Exchange climbed 1.2 percent to 457,890 metric tons, the biggest gain since May 26, as a slowdown in Chinese growth damped the demand outlook for the world's biggest metals consumer.

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  5. Dick Grasso Returns to U.S. Stocks, on a Smaller StageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The former NYSE chief executive officer is advising a company that wants to create two stock markets based in Wilmington, Delaware, said Chris Bullock, president of the New Castle County Council. The county on Tuesday night approved a $15 million revenue bond to finance the startup.

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  6. Pumpic Introduces a Special Savings Offer for Large FamiliesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PR.com

    Various mobile gadgets have captured people's lives, and making a PC childproof is no longer enough to ensure security on the web. According to Pew Research Center, 92% of teens go online daily and prefer smartphones over laptops or desktop computers.

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  7. The real Apple Watch party starts this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Macworld

    "The Apple Watch is available on April 24," Apple CEO Tim Cook declared on stage during Apple's March media event , officially setting the launch date for Apple's highly anticipated new product. And yet when you consider all the facts, it's hard not to conclude that the Apple Watch truly arrives this fall, and its first six months have been merely a prologue.

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  8. Lenovo Flex 3 11 Review - small, flexible, and ready for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SlashGear.com

    Lenovo has introduced a number of low-cost laptops recently, and if you're considering getting one of them, look no further than the Lenovo Flex 3 11. This small laptop starts at $299 USD, a starting price shared by the IdeaPad 100 and some other machines, but with a couple improvements: it has a touchscreen display, for example, and a higher-end design with things like brushed metal palm rests and faux metal hinge covers. Does the performance match its business-chic design, or is it more of the same? Read our review to find out! The Lenovo Flex 3 11 is a Windows 8.1 PC with a plain black outer shell and a brushed metal interior around the keyboard and trackpad.

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  9. Camp creates a new generation of award-winning robotics studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    A new generation of award-winning robotics students took shape at a Velocity Jr. camp for junior high school students. Crevolution - one of two Utica Community Schools FIRST robotics teams that has qualified for international competitions - hosted a one-week camp to create excitement for STEM among 14 junior high school students.

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  10. Certent and Vena Team Up to Streamline Financial Compliance & Performance ManagementRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

    Vena's approach to CPM turns MicrosoftA ExcelA into an enterprise-class business solution with a centralized database, workflow and business rules. As a result, finance leaders can trust the security, accuracy and integrity of their numbers, while benefiting from the flexibility and unmatched computing power of Excel.

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  11. Caldwell Ballistic Chronograph Review ~ VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmmoLand

    Why should you consider buying a new Caldwell Ballistic Chronograph when the one that you already have seems to work just fine? Putting aside the idea that it works fine and is still accurate, the answer is simple. Why did we trade in our old cell phones for one of the newer smart phones? Technology! We wanted the most up-to-date equipment with more versatility and convenience.

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  12. "It's Going to Take a Village to Produce Creative": Tribal's GuestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Beet.TV

    One consequence of the rise of data-driven marketing is brands creating tens of even hundreds of ads for various audience segments for a single campaign, not just two or three like in the old days. It's "great from a sales perspective and not so great from a marketing cost perspective," says Richard Guest , president of Tribal North America, in an interview with Beet.TV.

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  13. Otelco Inc. Is Not As Hairy As It LooksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    FCF equals 78% of the market cap. I have not seen an investment thus far when FCF was almost equal to the entire market cap.

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  14. Obama cronyism + your personal data = troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Diego Source

    It's the most far-reaching scandal in Washington that no one wants to talk about: Tens of millions of federal employees had their personal information hacked as a result of Obama administration incompetence and political favoritism. Ethnic community organizer-turned-Office of Personnel Management head Katherine Archuleta recklessly eschewed basic cybersecurity in favor of politically correct "diversity" initiatives during her disastrous crony tenure.

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  15. Steel and Glory: Inside the stage combat troupe the Seattle KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mercer Island Reporter

    "Most injuries happen with daggers. The reason for that is that they're small and they're hard to keep track of in a fight.

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  16. Embarcadero Launches Windows 10, IoT Dev ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNet News

    Embarcadero Technologies , a provider of software solutions for application and database development, has announced a series of new technologies including new Windows UI and logging products for Delphi and C++Builder developers with support for Windows 10 . Embarcadero recently acquired Raize Components , the maker of CodeSite and Konopka Signature VCL Controls , which are two new Embarcadero add-on solutions for developers.

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  17. Selenium for Java in NetBeans IDERead the original story

    1 hr ago | Oracle

    Selenium is a popular browser automation framework. There's a good introduction and examples here .

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  18. Security Inside Out Newsletter, July Edition is OutRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Oracle

    The July edition of the Security Inside newsletter is now available. Sign up here for the Security Inside Out newsletter where we highlight key Oracle Security news and provide information on the latest webcasts, events, training and more.

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  19. Administrative AssistantRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Grace Episcopal Church, Waynesville, seeking highly organized/detail-oriented individual for parish administrator position. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher, and ability to multi-task well.

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  20. Interviews: Ask Richard Stallman a QuestionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Slashdot

    RMS founded the GNU Project, the Free Software Foundation, and remains one of the most important and outspoken advocates for software freedom. He now spends much of his time fighting excessive extension of copyright laws, digital restrictions management, and software patents.

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