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Inside The Software That Shapes Your Music: Steven Slate (Part 2)

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If Verizon Et Al Follow Windstream's Move To Become A REIT, Will Customers Finally Get Better Service?

The industry is pretty much a bottom-feeder in terms of favorable customer service rankings.
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The Surface Pro 3 Could Be Perfect With This One (And A Half) Thing

I have been a fan of the Surface tablet since Microsoft launched the original Surface Pro. As far as I was concerned, the Surface Pro 2 was already “the tablet that can replace your laptop,” but then Microsoft developed the Surface Pro 3. The latest Surface Pro is the best
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Inside The Software That Shapes Your Music: Steven Slate (Part 1)

There are a plethora of top-notch software companies—Waves Audio, UAD, PSP, URS, IK-multimedia, iZotope, Fabfilter—yet it’s tough to think of a pro-audio entity sporting as recognizable a spokesman as, say, Apple’s Steve Jobs, or Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Until Steven Slate came along.
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UK Startup Creating Animal-Free Drug Testing

A new UK start-up is developing a unique new method for testing the impact of pharmaceutical drugs on the heart without having to resort to animal testing or early-stage human clinical trials.
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Scholars Crowd Up To Study Wisdom of Crowds

BY SEAN SILVERTHORNE
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Sony Turned Down EA Access For PlayStation

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For those thinking that Microsoft landed a big win with exclusive claim to EA's new Access subscription program, it wasn't exactly a carefully calculated theft from Sony, it turns out. Rather, EA approached Sony regarding access to Access, and were turned down. Game Informer spoke to Sony who offered a rather
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Destiny's End-Game Raids Require Five Other Friends To Play

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Most of us have now experienced the first eight levels of Destiny, which contained story missions, three-player strikes, deathmatch multiplayer, and exploration. But Bungie's Luke Smith is more excited about what's to come after hitting the level cap of twenty, epic end-game raids. Unfortunately it seems like many players, myself
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When Money Motivates Cancer Treatment Options

Last week, Dr. Pearl kicked off a three-part series on economic biases in medicine. His first installment revealed how money motivates bias in medical research. Today’s article follows the money trail to expose a different form of bias. And it's one that's especially painful for people living with cancer.
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Tesla's Gigafactory

Tesla plans a $5 billion gigafactory to produce battery packs for as many as 500,000 cars by 2020. How the project is coming together.
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Israeli Iron Dome firms 'hacked'

The BBC has seen evidence that appears to confirm hackers stole secret military documents from two Israeli government-owned companies.
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Verizon scolded over slow data plan

Verizon's plan to slow data download speeds for 4G mobile customers on unlimited deals is "deeply troubling", the US government says.
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Samsung profit hit by phone slowdown

Profits at Samsung Electronics fall 20% in the second quarter, hurt mainly by a slowdown in smartphone sales and a strong Korean currency.
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Tor attack may have unmasked users

Users of the "dark net" service Tor who visited hidden websites may have had their identities revealed by a five-month long cyber-attack.
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Sleep sensor smashes Kickstarter goal

A 22-year-old British entrepreneur's new sleep-tracking device cracks $1m (£590,000) on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform in five days.
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The Nigerian Spaniel

Apparently some of the same Nigerian fraudsters who have been trying to trick people into transferring funds to their bank accounts (“the Nigerian 419 swindle”) are involved in new criminal operations. According to researchers at , Silicon Valley based security firm, Palo Alto Networks, in operation named Silver Spaniel, [More...]
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Europeans’ Right to Be Forgotten

Europeans’ Right to Be Forgotten The endless war between freedom of speech and the right to online privacy is being extended in upcoming meeting this week, between the European Union (EU) on one side and invites to the meeting…Google, Yahoo and Microsoft [More...]
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Russia’s Amended Legislation On Data Retention

Russia's parliament has passed a bill that requires Internet companies to keep Russians' personal data inside Russia [More...]
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The Atgentine Antitrust Agency has adopted a conservative approach when assessing the structure of control Chinese State-owned Enterprises (Part V)

The Argentine Antitrust Agency seems to have disregarded concepts such as the Rule of Separation, the Appointment Criteria, and the Review Methods, which on a rather bold approach could have been construed as self-imposed restrictions [More...]
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by Pedro Mazer, Alfaro Abogados

The Atgentine Antitrust Agency has adopted a conservative approach when assessing the structure of control Chinese State-owned Enterprises (Part IV )

The Rule of Separation as described in the above paragraph appears a major focus of certain regulations issued by the Chinese government. The State-owned Industrial Enterprise Operational Mechanism Transforming Regulations [More...]
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by Pedro Mazer, Alfaro Abogados

The Argentine Antitrust Agency has adopted a conservative approach when assessing the structure of control of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises (part 3)

The Rule of Separation as described in the above paragraph appears a major focus of certain regulations issued by the Chinese government. The State-owned Industrial Enterprise Operational Mechanism Transforming Regulations [More...]
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by Pedro Mazer, Alfaro Abogados

The Argentine Antitrust Agency has adopted a conservative approach when assessing the structure of control of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises ( Part 2)

The Argentine Antitrust Agency has adopted a conservative approach when assessing the structure of control of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises ( Part 2) The grounds used by SOEs to support the position that they are not controlled by the Chinese State. The legal status of a SOE is primarily governed by the State-owned Industrial Enterprise Law (the “SOE Law”). In comparison with a non-SOE, a SOE´s assets are owned by the Chinese State [More...]
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by Pedro Mazer, Alfaro-Abogados

The Argentine Antitrust Agency has adopted a conservative approach when assessing the structure of control of Chinese State-Owned Enterprises (Part 1)

Argentina has recently received substantial investments from Chinese State-owned-Enterprises (“SOEs”), and more investments from such source are both under way and expected for the future [More...]
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NO MORE JUNK EMAILS FOR CANADIANS

NO MORE JUNK EMAILS FOR CANADIANS The new Canadian federal anti-spam legislation that will take effect starting July 1st is designed to help Canadians keep their email inboxes un-clogged with unwanted emails, and social media inboxes with unsolicited messages. The laws say that businesses will have to get consent to send emails to their customers [More...]
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ARGENTINA TO MOVE FORWARD WITH THE EU AGREEMENT

ARGENTINA TO MOVE FORWARD WITH THE EU AGREEMENT Author: Alfaro-Abogados Argentina agreed with the Mercosur to propose Europe the opening of 90% of the tariff positions, which include dairy products, cars and home appliances [More...]
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Dark net drugs ads have 'doubled'

An investigation by the BBC indicates that the number of listings advertising illegal drugs sales on the dark net has doubled in less than a year.
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Bid to stop Iran web name seizure

Bomb victims' families make legal attempt to seize entire Iranian, Syrian and North Korean web space.
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Facebook expands Africa push

Facebook puts itself at forefront of push into Africa and Asia.
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Broken robots 'learn to keep going'

Engineers take a step towards having machines that can operate even when they are damaged by developing a robot that can teach itself to walk, even with a broken leg.
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Smart home kit proves 'easy to hack'

Security experts at HP raise concern about smart home devices after testing 10 app-controlled examples and discovering vulnerabilities.
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