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Hold On To Your Gnome Sticks, 'Turbo Kid 2' Is On The Way

This week I was excited to not only get an Apple prequel in the form of a LE MATOS music video directed by RKSS, but it was also announced that a sequel to Turbo Kid is in the works that will take place directly after the events of the first film.
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The Age Of The Unicorn: Why Private Companies Are Taking Longer To Sell Or IPO

The term "unicorns" for privately-owned businesses valued at more than $1 billion is becoming ironic.
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The Coming Knife Edge In Africa's Homegrown Innovation

A surprise to most of the population in advanced countries, emerging markets, especially a number of countries in subSaharan Africa, are increasingly at the cutting edge of innovation. While African entrepreneurs seem poised to capitalize on this opportunity, they face risks at home that, if not countered, ultimately could jeopardize the progress made, perhaps even unwind it,
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First Amendment Protects 'Instapundit' Professor But He May Quit Twitter Anyway

“Instapundit” blogger Glenn Reynolds, a professor at the University of Tennessee College of Law, is reconsidering his prominent role on Twitter after coming under fire for a tweet during the riots in Charlotte, N.C., following a police shooting earlier this month.
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Microsoft's HoloLens Mixed Reality Headset Gets a Lift in New York

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The Benefits Of Kratom From The People Who Use The Botanical Medicine

I take anecdotes with a grain of salt. But this month's stories tell me that kratom has potential medical benefits that deserve research, not banning.
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Samsung Patent Hints At iPhone-Like Optical Zoom Camera

Given the fierce level of competition between the two companies, it’ll come as no surprise that Samsung is expected to fit the forthcoming Galaxy S8 handset with a dual rear camera setup, much like the one recently introduced on Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus.
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To Nap Or Not To Nap -- What You Should Know About Daytime Snoozing

The latest sleep science says napping can be a good thing if done the right way
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Getting Real About Getting To Mars

SpaceX founder Elon Musk deserves kudos for outlining an ambitious plan to get humans to the Martian surface and beyond.  But chutzpah alone will not solve the multitude of research problems that are going to have to be solved before anyone --- NASA, ESA, the Chinese, Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, or even the Russians --- successfully land crews on Mars.
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Bid to block US net handover rejected

A judge rejects a last-ditch attempt to stop the handover of internet naming power from the US to a non-profit group.
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Twitch to start offering a virtual currency

Video game streaming site Twitch is to introduce its own virtual "currency", says its owner Amazon Game Studios.
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Piracy fighters battle Kodi 'epidemic'

Tackling the use of Kodi and other set-top boxes to stream subscription video for free is now the top priority for rights holders, a report says.
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Could 3D printed hair follicles help with hair loss?

Hair follicles created by a process similar to 3D printing could one day be used as implants, beauty giant L'Oreal has said.
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Samsung in US 'exploding washing machines' probe

Samsung has confirmed it is in talks with US consumer watchdogs after a lawsuit against the firm over "exploding" washing machines.
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PwC and GE Digital to help organisations harness the power of the Industrial Internet

The Industrial Internet is ushering in significant disruption as executives grapple with shrinking profit margins, slowing growth, cost volatility, and changing customer demands [More...]
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EU MEP Markus Ferber on Apple: Attracting investment by granting tax deals is illegal under EU rules

What do they think of the principle that taxes have to be paid where the economic activity takes place [More...]
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by Neste Corporation

Neste’s EcoTravel is a groundbreaking sustainable travel concept to plan your vacation with the smallest carbon footprint possible

Neste’s EcoTravel enables people to go on environmentally friendly vacation all around the world [More...]
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Oxford University researchers discovered what causes a switch to flip in our brains and wake us up

The sleep switch is a ‘hard’ switch, meaning that it is either on or off. [More...]
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Vodafone unveils proof-of-concept child’s sun hat and suitcase using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies

Vodafone’s ‘Smart Summer’ concept designs use current IoT technologies to demonstrate potential applications for network intelligence in everyday consumer devices. [More...]
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by Eduardo Ustaran

Is the Privacy Shield adequate?

The Privacy Shield framework differs significantly from Safe Harbor [More...]
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by ABN AMRO Bank N.V.

ABN AMRO first major Dutch bank to enable clients to make payments, save and invest in a single Mobile Banking app

ABN AMRO clients can place investment orders and view the status of their investment orders via the bank’s Mobile Banking app [More...]
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European Central Bank (ECB) makes euro banknotes even more secure; unveils new €50 banknote

New €50 banknote will start circulating on 4 April 2017 [More...]
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Neste reveals its future product concept for renewable high-tech workspace called GreenPod

Neste’s prototype for renewable high-tech workspace to be developed next year [More...]
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by Oberthur Technologies

Oberthur Technologies released its new multi-payment dual interface card developed on its Global Platform(tm) and Java(tm)-based operating system

OT’s COSMO Fly v5.8 is the first dual interface product which includes the latest features from both Visa and MasterCard. [More...]
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Samsung: Have 'exploding' Galaxy Note 7s burned the brand?

Samsung's flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone is going back on sale in South Korea following a safety recall.
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Guilty plea for Syrian Electronic Army accomplice

A Syrian man pleads guilty to charges of helping the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) extort cash from hacking victims.
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Commissioner: UK 'must avoid data protection Brexit'

The UK's new information commissioner calls for the country to adopt forthcoming EU data protection laws, despite its plan to leave the EU.
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Twitch: Gaming needs to ‘invest’ to tackle sexism

Bosses from streaming site Twitch tell Newsbeat what they're doing to stop sexism in online gaming.
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Army of webcams used in net attacks

A web attack that hit a hosting company with one terabit of data is possibly the largest ever seen and it used a network of smart devices such as webcams.
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