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  1. Oakland: Whole Foods Market security guard suspended following fight with customerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    A Whole Foods Market security guard has been suspended after a violent altercation with a customer at an Oakland store, a spokeswoman said Friday. The alleged assault began about 9:30 p.m. Thursday inside the market located on Bay Place near Lake Merritt, according to spokeswoman Beth Krauss and a witness.

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  2. Newark: Bicyclist injured in hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Police are on the lookout for a vehicle driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that hospitalized a bicyclist, police said. The incident occurred at 5:35 p.m. Monday in the intersection of Thornton Avenue and Maple Street, Cmdr.

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  3. Fixing the rental crisis: Make Room's Angela Boyd is tryingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Incomes are stagnating and rents are rising. In steps Angela Boyd, managing director of the Make Room campaign, which aims to address the nationwide rental crisis.

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  4. Fremont: Vehicle crash downs electrical pole, wires on Driscoll RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    A vehicle crash downed an electrical pole and live wire lines on a street near Central Park, forcing part of the roadway to close on Friday, police said. Shortly before noon, a car crashed into a power pole in the intersection of Driscoll Road and Chiltern Drive, Lt.

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  5. Moneris CEO Angela Brown fights to keep ahead of payment technologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    As chief executive officer of Moneris Solutions Corp., Canada's largest processor of credit- and debit-card purchases, Ms. Brown spends her days focused on finding ways to improve the payment process from the company's headquarters in Toronto.

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  6. Uber to Unveil Big E-Commerce Delivery Program With Retailers in the FallRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Re/code

    For at least a year, Uber has experimented with transporting packages in addition to people. Now it's ready to make the arrangement more formal.

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  7. Widow files lawsuit in Otay plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The collision scene was scattered on both sides of Lonestar Road. MANDATORY CREDIT: San Diego Union-Tribune photo by John Gastaldo, 2015.

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  8. Medical Device Cybersecurity: Maybe Dick Cheney Was Not So Paranoid After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Dick Cheney famously disclosed a few years ago that he had the wireless function of his pacemaker disconnected while he was Vice President because he was concerned that hackers might fiddle with the device remotely and do him harm. We at the Drug and Device Law Blog can't help but wonder whether the Veep placed himself ahead of or behind the risk-benefit curve.

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  9. The Stylus Still Rules The Galaxy Note 5Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    The concept Galaxy Note 5 is at once a thing of genius and a nod to a benighted world before the modern touchscreen. Born in the swamps of the resistive LCD, the stylus lurched onto dry land and lives on as a reminder of our history.

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  10. Pixel Film Studios Releases TransCel, a New FCPX TransitionRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    With TransCel from Pixel Film Studios users can simulate celluloid media transitions with a click of a mouse all within Final Cut Pro X. With TransCel users have full control over camera position and angle within 3D space from start to finish. Adjust the frame width, background color, speed method, frame color, inner color, text, and more.

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  11. Connected homes, smartwatches and gaming PCs dominate IFA in BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CIO

    If you wanted to make your dumb home smarter, buy a fancy TV or get on board with the smartwatch craze, the IFA trade show this week was the place to be. The event in Berlin still has several days left to run, but here are the biggest trends we've seen so far.

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  12. Dropbox's head of enterprise says collaboration will set it apartRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CIO

    Hired by Dropbox in 2013 to help it attract business customers, the former Salesforce executive will now play a key role in the company's efforts to live up to its recent $10 billion valuation -- the subject of much industry skepticism. "Enterprises are critical for us," said Piper, Dropbox's vice president of enterprise, in an interview.

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  13. Uber links to sensitive ride data now expire after 48 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CIO

    Uber has tweaked one of the features in its app after it was shown to let sensitive trip data become publicly accessible through Google. The feature lets Uber customers share their ETA , via SMS, with friends and family during a ride.

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  14. Toyota Launches $50 Million Intelligent Car EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    The goal is to boost the R&D of intelligent vehicle and mobility tech that could make roads safer in the future. Toyota is looking to develop new technologies to reduce highway injuries and fatalities, and it's ready to shell out some serious cash for the effort.

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  15. SpaceNASA to use hoverboard tech to build Star Trek-quality tractor...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    The tractor beam technology so often depicted in science-fiction movies could soon become a reality thanks to a new partnership between NASA and , looks to use the same Arx Pax Magnetic Field Architecture technology featured in their hoverboards in a proposed micro-satellite capture device that could manipulate and couple cubesats from a distance by creating a magnetic tether between itself and the target object. Arx Pax officials explained that the capture device they were working on with NASA would draw in and repel satellites at the same time, meaning that it will be able to hold a cubesat at a distance and keep it from moving closer or further away.

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  16. ScienceDenali has a new (shorter) height to go with its name change...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    Change is in the air in Alaska, or at least at Denali - the tallest peak in North America. Not only has the mountain formerly known as Mount McKinley received a new name , but it's also received a new official height as of September 2nd, according to geologists.

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  17. May the Toys Be with You! 5 Cool 'Force Friday' FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SPACE.com

    The new line of "Star Wars" toys was revealed today , aka Force Friday, and we're already picking out our favorites. The toys feature a mixture of elements from the upcoming movie "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the classic "Star Wars" trilogy and the three prequels.

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  18. Migrants scuffle with police on Greek islandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Some 200 unregistered migrants scuffle with police in Lesbos after they were stopped from boarding a passenger ferry to the Greek mainland. Rough Cut .

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  19. BUSCO: assessing genome assembly and annotation completeness with single-copy orthologsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Motivation: Genomics has revolutionised biological research, but quality assessment of the resulting assembled sequences is complicated and remains mostly limited to technical measures like N50.Results: We propose a measure for quantitative assessment of genome assembly and annotation completeness based on evolutionarily informed expectations of gene content.

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  20. Arctic Cruise Ship Brings High-tech, Green DesignRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Marine News

    A new vessel has been designed as a luxury expedition cruise vessel for worldwide operation including Arctic and Antarctic regions for itineraries up to 21 days with 300 passengers aboard. The vessel is designed for unrestricted ocean voyages and strengthened for Ice Class 1A service.

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