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News on Austria continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | Reuters

Fake Picasso anyone? Austrian police search for fraud victims

Art lovers who suspect they might have bought forged Pablo Picasso paintings should contact the Austrian police, who are looking for victims of a Serbian art fraud gang. The group operated out of a Viennese cafe, offering clients several fake Picassos, along with forged certificates of authenticity, police in the Austrian capital said on Tuesday.

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7 hrs ago | Computer Weekly

Austrian researchers tackle cloud integration security challenge

Software developers will find it increasingly difficult to maintain software quality in cloud-based projects, due to the complexity inherent in their environments. According to the latest results of a project by the Austrian Science Fund FWF , , unexpected weaknesses can suddenly emerge even in mature, successful cloud projects.

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9 hrs ago | Tehran Times

Austrian pianist to perform in Tehran

He will also play "Variations on a Theme of Bach" by Hungarian composer Franz Liszt, "Poems of 1917" by the American composer Leo Ornstein and some pieces by Austrian composer Gerhard Schedl. Born to a Viennese family of musicians, Gottlieb Wallisch was accepted by the Vienna University for Music and Performing Arts at six years old.

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10 hrs ago | Live Science

Suicide Contagion: How the Media Can Help Fight It

Brian Dyak is president, CEO and co-founder of the Entertainment Industries Council , and executive producer of EICnetwork.tv. Dyak contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights .

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11 hrs ago | Asia Times

the Bear's Lair Viennese peace twirl

THE BEAR'S LAIR Viennese peace twirl By Martin Hutchinson The bicentenary of the Congress of Vienna, organized to settle the questions outstanding from the 22-year Napoleonic Wars, is a slightly uncertain date. The Congress itself opened officially on October 1, 1814, and the Final Act was signed on June 9, 1815.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

International Business Times

Billionaire Richard Lugner and 24-year Old Playboy Model Cathy Schmit Ties The Knot

True love knows no age. Despite their 57-year age gap, billionaire Richard Lugner, 81 and his 24-year old girlfriend, Cathy Schmitz, married on Saturday in Austria.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Study shows consumption of high-fat dairy products is associated with ...

New research presented at this year's annual meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes in Vienna, Austria, shows that people with the highest consumption of high-fat dairy products have a 23% lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes than those with the lowest consumption . The research is by Dr Ulrika Ericson, Lund University Diabetes Center, MalmA , Sweden, and colleagues.

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Austrian Times

Viennese Jihad Girl May Have Been Killed

Austrian police say that one of the two attractive young teenage girls who fled the country to go to Syria to fight on the side of Islamic rebels may have been killed. Last week it was revealed that the girls' flight from their families in the Austrian capital Vienna to Syria had made them an inspiration for other girls to do the same.

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PR-inside.com

New Market Report: Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) - Financial ...

The company, along with its subsidiaries, provides various banking and other financial services for individuals, corporations and mid-market companies in Central and Eastern Europe . The company's portfolio of offerings includes financing and leasing services, investing services, hedging services, trade and export finance, investment banking services and cash management services.

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EurekAlert!

Think big! Bacteria breach cell division size limit

This is a scanning electron microscopy image of a Eubostrichus fertilis worm and its crescent-shaped bacterial partners arranged on its surface like the layers of an onion .... The life of a cell is straightforward: it doubles, divides in the middle and originates two identical daughter cells. Therefore, it has been long assumed that cells of the same kind are similarly sized and big cells cannot divide symmetrically.

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Hack a day

LEDs Turn This Paper Map into a Tram Tracker

Public transit can be a wonderful thing. It can also be annoying if the trains are running behind schedule.

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The Daily Star

UN nuclear chief urges Iran to address bomb concerns

Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency Yukiya Amano of Japan in Vienna, Austria September 15, 2014. VIENNA: The head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog sought to put pressure on Iran Monday to address concerns about its suspected atomic bomb research, three weeks after Tehran failed to meet a deadline for providing information about the issue.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

New York Daily News

Austrian billionaire Richard Lugner, 81, marries Playboy model

Kim Kardashian , her mother Kris Jenner and their host Austrian businessman Richard Lugner arrive for the Vienna Opera Ball at the State Opera in Vienna, Austria, Feb. 27, 2014. An aged Austrian billionaire who once called Kim Kardashian "annoying" has married for the fifth time - to a 24-year-old Playboy model.

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Patch.com

Students from Monmouth County Attend International Music Festival in Vienna

Led by Colts Neck resident Dr. George Borisov, Golden Key International Music Festivals are designed to educate and inspire student musicians in order to help them unlock their musical potential by offering them opportunities to perform in the most prestigious concert halls, like Carnegie Hall in New York City, Ehrbar Hall in Vienna, and Theatre Champs-Elysees in Paris. This year's festival in Vienna did just that.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

PanArmenian Network

Armenian digital project 'CityBugs' wins European Youth Award

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian project 'CityBugs' was named among the winners of Europe's unique "Digital Creativity for Social Good" contest. Prof.

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"Biocrates Life Sciences AG - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances Profile" Published

The company develops metabolomic products and vitro diagnostics for early disease detection. Its metabolomic solutions set a new level of standardized data processing, exchange, and storage, which can readily meet the rigorous demands of various disciplines such as life sciences, personalized medicine, clinical research, nutrition research, and pharmaceutical drug development.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

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"AFFiRiS AG - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances...

The company develops and delivers tailor-made peptide vaccines for alzheimer's disease, atherosclerosis, parkinson's, diabetes and other diseases. Its technology pipeline includes alzheimer AD01, AD02, AD03, parkinson PD01, atherosclerosis, hypertension, undisclosed 1, undisclosed 2 and undisclosed 3. AFFiRiS has two technologies for vaccine production such as, the AFFITOPE and AFFISORB platform technology.

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EurekAlert!

Moving silicon atoms in graphene with atomic precision

Richard Feynman famously posed the question in 1959: is it possible to see and manipulate individual atoms in materials? For a time his vision seemed more science fiction than science, but starting with groundbreaking experiments in the late 1980s and more recent developments in electron microscopy instrumentation it has become scientific reality. However, damage caused by the electron beam is often an issue in such experiments.

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Deseret News

Bicycle tour in Salzburg is highlight of Austrian vacation

A Memorial Day trip to the beautiful city of Salzburg became even more rewarding for my family when we participated in Faulein Maria's bike ride. The half day tour covers eight miles and over twenty notable filming sights from The Sound of Music.

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Philippines tourism market: Airports facing major choked capacity issues

Tourism flourished, with a significant increase in domestic and international tourist volumes, primarily due to the Department of Tourisms continuous efforts to promote the Philippines as a key tourist destination in the Asia-Pacific region. Prioritization of the sector also led to an increase in investment in tourism infrastructure and the government is aiming to improve transportation infrastructure in the country during the forecast period.

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