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Mercuria to reduce size of JPM commodities buyout

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Apps re-invent smartphone keyboards to reduce typing frustration

By Natasha Baker TORONTO (Reuters) – New smartphone apps aim to solve the problem of keyboards causing aching fingers or auto-correct resulting in embarrassing blunders. The apps replace Qwerty keyboards with alternatives designed to provide better auto-correct and more seamless … Continue reading

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Future cars may give themselves dimples to reduce drag

Golf balls are dimpled for a reason — they sail through the air just slowly enough that the uneven surface reduces drag, helping them fly further than they might otherwise. Wouldn't it be nice if your car could get that … Continue reading

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Intel to reduce global workforce by five percent in 2014

By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Intel Corp plans to reduce its global workforce of 107,000 by about 5 percent this year as the chipmaker, struggling with falling personal-computer sales, shifts focus to faster-growing areas, a company spokesman said … Continue reading

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France’s Montebourg presses Alcatel-Lucent to reduce job cuts

France's industry minister pressed struggling telecoms company Alcatel-Lucent on Friday to cut fewer jobs as part of a restructuring aimed at stemming years of losses. The Franco-American group ran into opposition from President Francois Hollande's Socialist government when it said … Continue reading

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Obama Expected to Reduce Military Aid to Egypt – New York Times

AFP Obama Expected to Reduce Military Aid to EgyptNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The Obama administration plans to suspend a substantial portion of American military aid to Egypt, several administration officials said Tuesday, after last summer's deadly crackdown on the Muslim … Continue reading

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Invest In Stocks With A Margin Of Safety To Reduce Risk And Enhance Returns

By Chuck Carnevale: Introduction Of all of the many sound investing principles that legendary teacher and investor Ben Graham put forward, he believed that his concept of “margin of safety” was the most important of all. This investment lesson was … Continue reading

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Goldman seeks to reduce China exposure

The investment bank was offering $ 1bn worth of ICBC stock for HK$ 5.77 per share, a person familiar with the deal confirmed Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Next-generation LTE chips to reduce power consumption by 50%

While voice over LTE technology is seen as the future of the mobile industry, recent tests have found that the it could reduce a smartphones battery life in half. According to a report from ST-Ericsson, however, next-generation LTE radios with VoLTE capabilities … Continue reading

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Connecticut school shootings: gun controls reduce risk of massacres, says Jack … – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Connecticut school shootings: gun controls reduce risk of massacres, says Jack …Telegraph.co.ukSpeaking after the Connecticut school killings, Mr Straw said there is no doubt that tighter gun control laws make countries safer. "The more you tighten the law, the … Continue reading

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