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Before Wisconsin, Foxconn Vowed Big Spending in Brazil. Few Jobs Have Come

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

The Taiwanese company's manufacturing model has not translated easily to other countries, where it faces different social, political and labor conditions.
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Apple exec Lisa Jackson: the Trump administration is harming the credibility of the EPA

Apple exec Lisa Jackson: the Trump administration is harming the credibility of the EPA

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Apple executive Lisa Jackson did not mince words about the impact the Trump Administration is having on the Environmental Protection Agency , which she led from 2009 to...
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Senate passes bill requiring easy access to public government data

15 hours ago   |   Engadget

Dreams of making government data easily accessible just came a little closer to reality. The US Senate has passed a defense authorization bill that includes the OPEN Government...
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Science denial not limited to political right

15 hours ago   |   Phys.org

In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, many claims have been made that science denial, particularly as it relates to climate change, is primarily a problem of the political...
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The political challenges of implementing smart city solutions

15 hours ago   |   ZDnet

Andy Berke, mayor of Chattanooga, Tennessee, talks about balancing the political demand for short-term results with long-term goals.
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Political polarization? Don't blame the web, study says

15 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Despite the popular narrative that the web is to blame for rising political polarization, a study by a Brown University economist has found that recent growth in polarization...
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‘Night Trap: 25th Anniversary Edition' Review: Retro Cheese

‘Night Trap: 25th Anniversary Edition' Review: Retro Cheese

18 hours ago   |   TheHDRoom

Ah the early 1990s, when everyone in politics wanted to blame music, movies, and video games for the “moral degradation” of our youth. As one of those yoots , I was playing...
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Mathematician and chronicler of political murders

18 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Emil J. Gumbel's formulas are fundamental for extreme value theory. This statistical discipline describes extreme incidents, such as floods or storms. Little is known, however...
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EU Commission just presented its cybersecurity strategy - here are 10 things they missed

EU Commission just presented its cybersecurity strategy - here are 10 things they missed

19 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Without much fanfare, the European Commission has published a new cybersecurity strategy. Although Commission President Juncker briefly touched on the issue in his State of the...
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Tech firms could do more to tackle extremism - but so could politicians

19 hours ago   |   The Guardian

It is time for politicians to up their game instead of just blaming web companies for their feeble response The stark warning that more online jihadist propaganda is accessed...
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Over 130 'Xbox One X Enhanced' games announced so far

Over 130 'Xbox One X Enhanced' games announced so far

New Xbox One X Enhanced games have been uncovered, bumping the list to over 130 titles. The Xbox One X release looms ahead in the months to come and since its reveal back at E3... Read more ...

Apple's huge App Store makeover arrives today in iOS 11

Apple's huge App Store makeover arrives today in iOS 11

Apple today is releasing its completely redesigned iOS App Store to the wider public, as part of the launch of the new iOS 11 operating system. First previewed at its Worldwide... Read more ...

Google's smaller Home Mini speaker will cost just $49

Google's smaller Home Mini speaker will cost just $49

The Google Home Mini will cost just $49 when it debuts next month. A treasure trove of leaked Google hardware information is coming to light today as Droid-life is reporting... Read more ...

Report: Amazon is working on Alexa-powered smart glasses

Report: Amazon is working on Alexa-powered smart glasses

The Financial Times reports that Amazon is embarking on a difficult journey: it's developing smart glasses that tether to your phone and allow you to invoke and interact with... Read more ...

Apple iOS 11 now available for download, here's what's new and improved

Apple iOS 11 now available for download, here's what's new and improved

Just as expected, Apple today started pushing iOS 11 to devices around the world. The update is now officially available to download over the air , thus you should start... Read more ...

Google Pixel 2 details leak out, including color options and prices

Google Pixel 2 details leak out, including color options and prices

Hot on the heels of a leak that brought us images of the Pixel 2 XL , another leak has surfaced that shows off the smaller Pixel 2. Images of the Google Pixel 2 in Kinda Blue... Read more ...

Google PixelBook Chromebook leak reveals what it looks like and costs

Google PixelBook Chromebook leak reveals what it looks like and costs

Google is holding an event soon, and nearly everything it plans to announce has just leaked out, including images of a new Chromebook.Droid-Life posted images of what it looks... Read more ...

Google Pixelbook emerges as firm's first 2-in-1 laptop, and it's pricey

Google Pixelbook emerges as firm's first 2-in-1 laptop, and it's pricey

The latest major leak ahead of next month's anticipated Google Pixel 2 reveal is a third Chromebook from the product maker, known as the Google Pixelbook, Droid Life reports... Read more ...

Tomb Raider: le premier trailer du reboot avec Alicia Vikander est là

Tomb Raider:  le premier trailer du reboot avec Alicia Vikander est là

Lara Croft version Alicia Vikander se montre enfin concrètement via un premier trailer et un poster pour le nouveau film Tomb Raider. Read more ...

IPhone X release date, specs and price: Tim Cook says £999 is, er, a 'value...

IPhone X release date, specs and price: Tim Cook says £999 is, er, a 'value price'

Apple CEO insists flagship device is a bargain Read more ...