Monthly Archives: December 2013

South Sudan government and rebels agree to peace talks – Financial Times

NDTV South Sudan government and rebels agree to peace talksFinancial TimesThe government of South Sudan and rebel forces have agreed to take part in peace talks brokered by neighbouring African countries but fighting continued in a three-week-old conflict that has … Continue reading

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Google Play Music All Access customers are next in line for Glass

Google is expanding its pool of Explorers, slowly but surely. First it was people attending I/O, then friends of existing Explorers, now its subscribers to Play Music All Access. To celebrate the release of Play Music on Glass (albeit a … Continue reading

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Cigars face extinction in Britain by 2026

While Britons bought 2.1m kg of cigars in 1992, last year they bought just 0.4m kg, according to figures from HM Revenue & Customs Asia homepage

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Long EMCOR. Recent Results Cloud Bright Future.

By Alpha Gen Capital: EMCOR Group (EME) is the largest electrical and mechanical construction and facilities services firms in the US with some operations in the UK. I set myself out to find some beneficiaries that might have been left … Continue reading

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PHOTO: Liverpool – Three Special Moments of 2013

PHOTO: Liverpool – Three Special Moments of 2013 – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool have come indeed a long way under Brendan Rodgers. If last season was a season of rebuilding, high introspection, this season it is of consolidation and … Continue reading

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Heavy police deployment in Volgograd – The Hindu

The Hindu Heavy police deployment in VolgogradThe HinduThousands of police officers and paramilitary forces are on duty in the Russian city of Volgograd, which is reeling from two suicide bombings in two days that killed 34 people and raised fears … Continue reading

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Yikes: NSA can turn on your iPhone’s camera, mic without you knowing

The National Security Agency (NSA) has apparently able to hack the iPhone since 2008, according to a Der Spiegel interactive report that looks at the NSA’s various tools used for spying purposes. One particularly interesting tool, codenamed “DROPOUTJEEP,” is an … Continue reading

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Iron Man helps propel US box office

Early estimates also show that international revenues are also higher than 2012, driven in part by the booming Chinese box office Asia homepage

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Imagination Will Benefit From Intel, Broadcom Share Gains

By Ashraf Eassa: It is my belief that shares of Imagination Technologies (OTCPK:IGNMF) are meaningfully undervalued. While the shares are down on near-term weakness (in particular, the slowing growth in high end handsets and share-loss at the lower end of … Continue reading

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PHOTO: Manchester United – Three Special Moments of 2013

PHOTO: Manchester United – Three Special Moments of 2013 – originally posted on Soccerlens.com What a year this has been for Manchester United. The Red Devils became Premier League Champions for the 20th time, legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson retired … Continue reading

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