Monthly Archives: January 2014

Kerry says Ukraine president’s reform offers fall short – AFP

AFP Kerry says Ukraine president's reform offers fall shortAFPBerlin — US Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that measures pledged by Ukraine's embattled leader to address protesters' demands did not go far enough. "The offers… have not yet reached … Continue reading

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Eric Church entices country fans with unique videos, mature sound

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (Reuters) – Despite having more than 2.7 million Facebook fans and over a million Twitter followers, country music singer Eric Church is not a fan of social media. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Twitter buys patents, seals licensing pact with IBM

Twitter Inc has bought 900 patents and signed a cross-licensing agreement with IBM, making peace with Big Blue and bulking up on its intellectual property portfolio as it takes on larger rivals Google and Facebook. The agreement announced on Friday … Continue reading

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Stocks eye worst start to year since 2009

An overnight S&P rally did little to help Japanese equities, on a day where most of Asia’s bourses were closed for the lunar new year Asia homepage

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Dawson Geophysical Company: Piling Cash To The Ceiling

By Steven Reiman: Thesis: Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) (Referred to as “Dawson” for the balance of this article) is a cash rich seismic imaging company operating in the US oil & gas industry that is nearing the end of a … Continue reading

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Chelsea seal Kurt Zouma signing

Chelsea seal Kurt Zouma signing – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Chelsea have announced the signing of 19-year old defender Kurt Zouma on a five-and-a half-year deal. The under-21 French international will be immediately loaned back to former club St Etienne … Continue reading

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Moscow urges Ukraine to suppress insurgency – Financial Times

NDTV Moscow urges Ukraine to suppress insurgencyFinancial TimesAn adviser to Russia's president Vladimir Putin has warned that Ukraine's president, Viktor Yanukovich, risks losing power unless he suppresses the “insurgency” in the country. The remarks by Sergei Glaziev could provoke a … Continue reading

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‘Back to the Future’ time travels to London stage

LONDON (Reuters) – The 1985 hit film “Back to the Future” is headed for the London stage as a musical that is scheduled to open in the movie’s 30th anniversary year, the producers said on Friday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Microsoft simplifies OneNote site ahead of ‘Office Online’ roll out

Microsoft is refreshing its OneNote site today as part of a broader plan to rebrand its online Office apps. The new onenote.com site has a refreshed design, but more importantly it now makes OneNote a lot easier to use on the … Continue reading

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This $75 synthesizer will turn anything into an instrument

Yuri Suzuki, the designer that brought you cabs that create music from street noise and helped Disney turn your earlobe into a speaker, is launching a Kickstarter through his company Dentaku for a circuit board that turns anything and everything into a musical … Continue reading

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