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  • Iran tests missile despite Trump pressure - BBC News September 23, 2017
    BBC NewsIran tests missile despite Trump pressureBBC NewsIran says it has successfully tested a new-medium range missile, in defiance of US President Donald Trump. The launch of the Khoramshahr missile, which has a range of 2,000 km (1242 miles), was shown on state TV. It is unclear when the test took place.Iran tests new ballistic […]
  • Chelsea news: It was a no-brainer to leave Blues... I never had full support - Bertrand - Express.co.uk September 23, 2017
    Express.co.ukChelsea news: It was a no-brainer to leave Blues... I never had full support - BertrandExpress.co.ukBut, after 10 years at the club he joined as a teenager and several loan spells up and down the English leagues, Bertrand decided it was time to move on. He has since established himself as one of the best […]
  • Amnesty says fires continue at Rohingya villages in Myanmar - ABC News September 23, 2017
    Amnesty says fires continue at Rohingya villages in MyanmarABC NewsMurphy said the U.S. has warned Myanmar about potential repercussions it faces if it doesn't address the crisis, including greater instability in Rakhine, threats to the stability of its borders, the risk of attracting international terrorists, scaring ...and more »
  • Superintendent reveals having email containing investigative report but never opened it - The Northwest Florida Daily News September 23, 2017
    The Northwest Florida Daily NewsSuperintendent reveals having email containing investigative report but never opened itThe Northwest Florida Daily NewsIt's my fault. I just found it not 10 minutes ago.” Okaloosa County School District Superintendent Mary Beth Jackson revealed to the Northwest Florida Daily News on Friday that she was in possession four months ago of […]
  • Trump at rally: It's going to be "a little tougher" to pass health care without McCain - CBS News September 23, 2017
    CBS NewsTrump at rally: It's going to be "a little tougher" to pass health care without McCainCBS NewsMr. Trump described his frustration with just how difficult it has been to persuade senators to vote in favor of a health care bill. "I'm on the phone screaming at people all day long for weeks," Mr. Trump […]
  • Doomsday is not on Saturday after all, writer says after predicting end of the world - Fox News September 22, 2017
    Fox NewsDoomsday is not on Saturday after all, writer says after predicting end of the worldFox News... calling it “fake news” and asked Christians to be critical. “It's simply fake news that a lot of Christians believe the world will end on September 23,” Stetzer wrote in Christianity Today. “Yet, it is still a reminder […]
  • A 'Dotard' Wouldn't Know What It Means. Do You? - NBCNews.com September 22, 2017
    NBCNews.comA 'Dotard' Wouldn't Know What It Means. Do You?NBCNews.comJacques A. Bailly, a professor of classics at the University of Vermont who teaches etymology, told NBC News that the word is "an old fuddy-duddy," but has always meant a foolish person. "I think of it as related to dotage. If someone was in their ...North Korea […]
  • How Fox News is framing the health care debate: it's either Graham-Cassidy or single-payer - Vox September 22, 2017
    VoxHow Fox News is framing the health care debate: it's either Graham-Cassidy or single-payerVoxSenate Republicans have scheduled a vote this coming week for their latest Obamacare repeal bill, but all Fox News can talk about is single-payer health care. We started to see this a few days after Sen. Bernie Sanders released his single-payer plan […]
  • The 5 'sins' of privileged access management - Healthcare IT News September 22, 2017
    Healthcare IT NewsThe 5 'sins' of privileged access managementHealthcare IT NewsBecause so many attacks start with the misuse of privileged accounts, it is not surprising that many security executives would say the following three security measures are somewhat to extremely important to their efforts: privileged access management ...
  • North Korea says it wants sports equipment, not missiles - Fox News September 22, 2017
    Fox NewsNorth Korea says it wants sports equipment, not missilesFox NewsNorth Korea has had nine rounds of sanctions imposed on it by the United Nations Security Council since 2006 due to the unlawful testing of nuclear weapons and multiple launches of inter-continental missiles. President Trump on Thursday ordered ...and more »

 

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  • Computer science students convene at MSU for 'hackathon' to show creativity with technology solutions - Mississippi State Newsroom September 22, 2017
    Computer science students convene at MSU for 'hackathon' to show creativity with technology solutionsMississippi State NewsroomCalled “HackState,” the event is “a sprint-like innovation and coding competition during which student teams will design and build incredible new computer-oriented projects, such as web and mobile applications or hardware integrations” according to ...
  • First Evidence That Offshore Wind Farms Are Changing the Oceans - MIT Technology Review September 22, 2017
    MIT Technology ReviewFirst Evidence That Offshore Wind Farms Are Changing the OceansMIT Technology ReviewOne unanticipated consequence of all this is that these new ecosystems can support alien species which would not otherwise be able to gain a foothold. One example is the marine splash midge, which is native to Australasian waters and transported on the ...
  • 'New and cool' battery storage still leans on solar for growth - The Indian Express September 22, 2017
    The Indian Express'New and cool' battery storage still leans on solar for growthThe Indian ExpressBut if a storage unit is charged at least 75 percent by solar, it can qualify for at least part of a US subsidy enjoyed by those projects – the investment tax credit, according to David Burton, a New York-based partner […]
  • Facebook to Turn Over Russian-Linked Ads to Congress - New York Times September 21, 2017
    New York TimesFacebook to Turn Over Russian-Linked Ads to CongressNew York TimesFor Facebook, the move to work with the congressional committees underscored how far the social network has strayed from being a mere technology company and how it has increasingly had to deal with the unintended consequences of the tools it provides ...and more »
  • Netflix, Microsoft, and Google just quietly changed how the web works - The Outline September 21, 2017
    The OutlineNetflix, Microsoft, and Google just quietly changed how the web worksThe OutlineThis week the World Wide Web Consortium, the non-profit that debates and sets the standards that make all the web's browsers and websites compatible, held its most contentious vote in history. The proposed ... What is also unusual is that after the ...
  • Fake website fools Equifax staff - BBC News September 21, 2017
    BBC NewsFake website fools Equifax staffBBC NewsCredit rating firm Equifax has apologised after it mistakenly directed some customers to an imposter website via its Twitter page. The firm recently disclosed a data breach affecting more than 143 million people, and set up a new website to share ...Equifax Suffered a Hack Almost Five Months Earlier […]
  • Nest Makes a Bigger Push Into Home Security - Fortune September 20, 2017
    Nest Makes a Bigger Push Into Home SecurityFortuneThe camera costs $350 and is available for pre-orders in the U.S. and Canada starting today. Nest also debuted a new web-connected doorbell that comes with a mini-video camera so people can see via their smartphones who is at the door. Turner bragged ...and more »
  • Pegasystems Is A 34-Year-Old Startup That Is Built For Change - Forbes September 18, 2017
    ForbesPegasystems Is A 34-Year-Old Startup That Is Built For ChangeForbesTherefore, when new web technologies come out, things like HTML5, CSS3, or new cloud technologies that allow you to run on Microsoft Azure, Pivotal, or Amazon Web Services, we change what we generate to be cloud native, or to whatever the new ...
  • Apple blocking ads that follow users around web is 'sabotage', says ... - The Guardian September 18, 2017
    The GuardianApple blocking ads that follow users around web is 'sabotage', says ...The GuardianNew iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra will stop ads following Safari users, prompting open letter claiming Apple is destroying internet's economic model.and more »
  • Facebook Faces a New World as Officials Rein In a Wild Web - The ... - New York Times September 18, 2017
    New York TimesFacebook Faces a New World as Officials Rein In a Wild Web - The ...New York TimesThe web is not as open as it once was, with nation-states exerting their power over the internet. Facebook and other tech companies are dealing with the ...and more »