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[English:]Welcome to my news circle. I do not pretend to think this circle will be visited by many people. Those who do can expect lots of cinematic, scientific, IT and soccer news. If you're interested in all of these subjects, you just might find my circle worth visiting!

[Dutch:]Welkom op mijn nieuwscirkel. Ik denk niet dat deze cirkel door veel mensen bezocht zal worden. Degene die dat wel doen, kunnen veel... Read More    Add Comment

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>>   Intel
CES 2016: Intel continues with plans to ensure portfolio is conflict-free in 2016 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
By taking a stand on this issue, Intel also stressed it hopes to influence other tech companies and supply chain partners to go conflict-free as well. LAS VEGAS--- has repeatedly highlighted efforts     Add Comment

Dell brings infinity display to the pro-level Latitude 7370 The same design as the  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Withings Go, a little e-ink fitness button 1:10 6 January 2016 Clip it on, put it on your wrist: the Go costs $69 and is always-on. Play video    Add Comment

Intel And Segway Create Hoverboard That Doubles As Your Robot Valet 
Demanjo - 1/6/2016
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Intel delivers faster, but more expensive thumb-size Compute Stick PCs with Core  
ARN - 1/6/2016
Intel's new thumb-size Compute Stick PCs are getting faster and more sophisticated, but also more expensive. Two new Compute Sticks -- which plug into TVs or monitors -- will be "in production" next     Add Comment
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>>   Movie & Film
'Star Wars' to pass 'Avatar' as box office king 
USA Today - 1/6/2016
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is about to be king of the box office world. Walt Disney Studios estimates The Force Awakens will pass Avatar 's record North American box office of $760.5 million Wednesday     Add Comment

Netflix Expands Into 130 More Countries in Surprise Move 
ABC News - 1/6/2016
Netflix has begun streaming its Internet video service in 130 more countries, nearly completing its expansion a year ahead of schedule. CEO Reed Hastings made the surprise announcement at the end of     Add Comment

‘Martian,’ ‘Compton’ Among Writers Guild Nominees 
Variety - 1/6/2016
The Writers Guild of America has nominated “Bridge of Spies,” “Sicario,” “Spotlight,” “ Straight Outta Compton ” and “Trainwreck” for its original screenplay award and “The Big Short,” “Carol,” “ The
2016 WGA Nominations: 'The Martian,' 'Straight Outta Compton,' 'Trainwreck' Among  Yahoo! Movies
‘The Martian,’ ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Land Writers Guild Nominations Variety
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Movie Adaptation of Mark Millar Comic ‘Superior’ Finds Writers 
Variety - 1/6/2016
Fox is moving ahead with its fantasy movie “Superior,” bringing on the writing team of Brandon and Phillip Murphy to adapt Mark Millar’s comic book series, Variety has learned exclusively. Tarquin Pack     Add Comment
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>>   Movie reviews
Film Review: ‘ A Decent Man’ 
Variety - 1/6/2016
Bad timing may harm Emmanuel Finkiel’s potent “A Decent Man,” a hard-hitting drama about a working-class French ne’er-do-well who fingers an innocent Arab guy after being stabbed. Finkiel incisively builds     Add Comment

Film Review: ‘Other People’s Children’ 
Variety - 1/6/2016
Grieving the loss of her problematic father, a young Los Angeles woman drifts into an even more turbulent relationship with a homeless addict in “Other People’s Children.” For a while, this earnest drama     Add Comment

Film Review: ‘Devil and Angel’ 
Variety - 1/5/2016
An irascible thug and a dweeby doormat make socko debt collectors in “ Devil and Angel ,” a mainland Chinese comedy that leans heavily on the chemistry and star wattage of husband-and-wife leads Deng     Add Comment

Film Review: The Danish Girl 
Irish World News - 1/6/2016
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Vogue, Vogue. © Cover Media “I think Lily’s thoughts, I dream her dreams. She was always there.” He swept the floor during this year’s award season thanks     Add Comment
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>>   Biotech
Smart-Thing Technologies from STMicroelectronics Power PIQ Multi-Sport Wearable  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Boston Globe - 1/6/2016
Multiple ST ICs designed-in to perform key functions, boost battery lifetime, and shrink product size Geneva, January 6, 2016 - The lightweight and low-power PIQ sports wearable device for performance     Add Comment

STMicroelectronics' New Time-of-Flight Ranging Sensor Revolutionizes Mobile-Camera  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Punxsutawney Spirit - 1/5/2016
FlightSense(TM) low-power, miniature sensors are used for fast autofocus in smartphones, proximity sensing, and object detection for Robotics and IoT devices Latest product VL53L0 sets new standards
STMicroelectronics'' New Time-of-Flight Ranging Sensor Revolutionizes Mobile-Camera  Nasdaq
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EHang Launches First-Ever Autonomous Aerial Vehicle "EHang 184" at CES 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Groundbreaking Vehicle Marks a New Chapter in Transportation; Initial Design Showcased at CES PR Newswire LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2015 LAS VEGAS , Jan. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EHang, a Chinese unmanned
EHang Launches First-Ever Autonomous Aerial Vehicle EHang 184 at CES TMC Net
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Springs Window Fashions, LLC acquires SunSetter LP 
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
MIDDLETON, Wis., Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Springs Window Fashions, LLC (Springs) is very pleased to announce the acquisition of SunSetter Products Limited Partnership (SunSetter). The transaction     Add Comment
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>>   Gaming
Pinnacle Entertainment CEO will open Southern Gaming Summit in Biloxi [The Sun Herald] 
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
Jan. 06--BILOXI -- Anthony Sanfilippo, CEO of Pinnacle Entertainment, will give the opening address at the Southern Gaming Summit May 4 at the Coast Coliseum and Convention Center. Activities for the     Add Comment

ZoZbot Brings Robo-Gaming to Life with Modular Robot and Interactive Game Play for  
Reuters - 1/6/2016
CutThroatRobotics Launches New Robot that Introduces Kids to Robotics Making and Programming PR Newswire SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Jan. 6, 2016 SANTA CRUZ, Calif. , Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  
Meet ZoZbot: The Future of Robo-Gaming. PR Newswire
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REG-Pine River Capital Management L.P. Form 8.3 - Betfair Group Plc 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Form 8.3 - Betfair Group Plc FORM 8.3 PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE Rule 8.3 of     Add Comment

Hidden Oaks Casino Selects Table Trac's CasinoTrac System 
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
MINNETONKA, Minn., Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --  Table Trac, Inc. (OTCQB: TBTC) and The Round Valley Indian Tribe's Hidden Oaks Casino  announce the selection of the CasinoTrac management system for their
Hidden Oaks Casino Selects Table Trac''s CasinoTrac System Nasdaq
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>>   Blogging
Bad Father Han Solo Is the Star Wars Parody Twitter You Never Knew You Needed 
Time - 1/6/2016
Star Wars fans have come to know and love Emo Kylo Ren , the Force Awakens parody twitter that puts a petulant spin on the villain’s evil behavior . But even social media isn’t safe from the watchful     Add Comment

Twitter Rumored to Increase Character Limit to 10,000 
Fortune - 1/6/2016
© Time Inc. All rights reserved. Fortune.com is a part of the Time.com network of sites. Powered by WordPress.com VIP Fortune 500 Auto Energy Finance Leadership Most Powerful Women Retail Tech Newsletters     Add Comment

Nigerian Sharia Court Sentences Preacher to Death for Blasphemy 
MSNBC Newsweek - 1/6/2016
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American Kennel Club Recognizes Two Dog Breeds: The American Hairless Terrier and  MSNBC Newsweek
Alexandre Lacazette to Newcastle United: Why the Transfer Could Happen MSNBC Newsweek
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Future blasts Ciara on Twitter over custody of toddler son 
SiliconValley.com - 1/6/2016
Another celebrity custody battle is playing out on social media as Future took to Twitter earlier this week to blast ex-fiance Ciara for denying him access to their toddler son over the holidays. In     Add Comment
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>>   Cyberculture
Facebook posts to missing mum and baby 
BBC - 1/6/2016
Messages have been posted on Facebook by police trying to trace a woman and her 18-month old son who went missing on New Year's Eve. Ileana Tomoiaga, 29, and her son Daniel Sava left their home in Furnace     Add Comment

Funeral service for Lemmy of Motörhead to be broadcast live, interest soars 
Los Angeles Times - 1/6/2016
In Internet time, the death of Motörhead leader Lemmy Kilmister is old news. Since Lemmy's death on Dec. 28, Tommy Lee of Motley Crue got stuck inside of his drum kit during a farewell show at the Forum,
Petition: Put Motörhead's Lemmy On The Periodic Table Popular Science
Motörhead fans call for Lemmy's own periodic table element Yahoo!Xtra
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UPDATE 1-Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
(Adds details) Jan 6 Oculus, the virtual reality company owned by Facebook Inc, said the Rift, its much-awaited virtual reality headset, was priced at $599. The Rift will initially be shipped from
Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 NewsRT.co.uk
Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 (Reuters) Yahoo! News Australia
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Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Attendees wearing Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets view a 3-dimensional video for the ''Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot'' video game during the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention in San Diego, California
Facebook’s Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 SRN News
UPDATE 1-Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 Reuters UK
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>>   Online content
BRIEF-Catalis announces acquisition of Curve Digital Publishing 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Jan 6 Catalis Se Announces Acquisition Of Curve Digital Publishing Ltd Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Frankfurt Newsroom)    Add Comment

Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game The latest images from  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
You'd be forgiven for thinking the image below was a screenshot from one of the bleak, barren landscapes in the Fallout video game series . It wasn't, however, created by a game designer. It was snapped
Vivid dune panorama shot by Mars rover looks like a video game - CNET CNET Reviews
Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game - CNET CNET Reviews
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Your robot double is ready to roll Double Robotics hopes its $3,000 roaming iPad-on-a-stalk  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Double Robotics' new Double 2 telepresence robot gets a better camera and navigation abilities. Double Robotics You may not have heard of telepresence robots, but a startup called Double Robotics hopes
Your robot double is ready to roll CNET.com.au
Your robot double is ready to roll - CNET CNET Reviews
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Funeral service for Lemmy of Motörhead to be broadcast live, interest soars 
Los Angeles Times - 1/6/2016
In Internet time, the death of Motörhead leader Lemmy Kilmister is old news. Since Lemmy's death on Dec. 28, Tommy Lee of Motley Crue got stuck inside of his drum kit during a farewell show at the Forum,
Petition: Put Motörhead's Lemmy On The Periodic Table Popular Science
Motörhead fans call for Lemmy's own periodic table element Yahoo!Xtra
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How to bet on Yahoo's coming spin off 
Business Insider Australia - 1/6/2016
Yahoo is under pressure . Its shares have fallen by 35% over the past year, and shareholders are pushing for the company to split off its core business from a $30 billion investment in Alibaba Group.
HEDGE FUND: Here's what's going to happen at Yahoo (YHOO) Business Insider
How to bet on Yahoo's coming spin off (YHOO) Business Insider
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Yahoo investor Starboard threatens board fight 
USA Today - 1/6/2016
NEW YORK--Hedge fund investor Starboard Value threatened to wage a board battle against Yahoo Wednesday unless "significant change" is made, including a new CEO. "It appears that investors have lost
Yahoo investor threatens board fight USA Today
Investor threatens Yahoo board fight USA Today
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UPDATE 3-Activist investor turns up heat on Yahoo, seeks leadership change 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Marissa Mayer, President and CEO of Yahoo, participates in a panel discussion at the 2015 Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco, California November 3, 2015. Reuters/Elijah Nouvelage Activist investor
UPDATE 4-Activist investor turns up heat on Yahoo, seeks leadership change Reuters UK
Activist investor turns up heat on Yahoo, seeks leadership change Reuters India
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Big Yahoo investor makes more forceful call for leadership change 
San Francisco Chronicle - 1/6/2016
Photo: Kimberly White / Kimberly White / For Fortune Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco last     Add Comment
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>>   Europe
Outotec completes employee cooperation negotiations in Finland Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The MiamiHerald - 1/4/2016
OUTOTEC OYJ  PRESS RELEASE  JANUARY 4, 2016  at 1.00 PM Outotec completes employee cooperation negotiations in Finland Outotec has completed employee cooperation negotiations about the restructuring     Add Comment

Germany identifies three suspects in New Year attacks on women 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
German police have identified three suspects in connection with attacks on women at New Year celebrations in the city of Cologne but have not yet made any arrests, the interior minister of the state of     Add Comment

Paris to close Champs Elysees to cars one Sunday a month 
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
PARIS Jan 6 Paris' Champs Elysees avenue will be closed to cars one Sunday a month to let pedestrians reign supreme, the mayor of the French capital announced on Wednesday. Socialist mayor Anne Hidalgo     Add Comment

UPDATE 1-Germany identifies 3 suspects in New Year attacks on women 
Reuters Africa - 1/6/2016
* Suspects not yet arrested, police report awaited * Officials at odds over how to respond to assaults * Incident prompts public angst over influx of migrants (Adds more quotes from     Add Comment
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>>   Environment
America has been duped on climate change 
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
Each week, In Theory  takes on a big idea in the news and explores it from a range of perspectives. This week we’re talking about the ethics of global warming. Need a primer?  Catch up here . Robert
America has been lied to about climate change Washington Post
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ADT Announces Expansion of Its Smart Security Ecosystem by Integrating August Smart  
Reuters - 1/6/2016
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The ADT Corporation (NYSE:ADT), a leading provider of security and automation solutions for homes and businesses, today welcomed August Smart Lock and the     Add Comment

See what’s left after popular Paris canal drained for first time in 14 years 
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
This commenter is a Washington Post contributor. Post contributors aren’t staff, but may write articles or columns. In some cases, contributors are sources or experts quoted in a st
What it really means when someone complains about political correctness Washington Post
Ronda Rousey to host 'SNL' on Jan. 23 Washington Post
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SolarTurf Executives to Present at Solar Development on Landfills and Brownfields  
Reuters - 1/6/2016
SolarTurf Executives to Present at Solar Development on Landfills and Brownfields Conference This Month On January 21, 2016 SolarTurf executives will present at a symposium dedicated
SOLARTURF : Executives to Present at Solar Development on Landfills and Brownfields  4 Traders
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>>   Genetics
Breakingviews: Gene genie IPO 
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Gene-editing firm Editas, backed by Google and Bill Gates, has filed to go public. Rob Cyran and Jeffrey Goldfarb discuss whether investors will be as captivated as scientists are.    Add Comment

New Literature Ambassador Gene Luen Yang Lives Life, Builds Culture Through Stories 
NBCNews.com - 1/6/2016
The author of a number of graphic novels, including " American Born Chinese ," published in 2006, and " Boxers & Saints ," which came out in 2013, Yang succeeds Newbery Medal-winning author Kate DiCamillo
Gene Luen Yang Named National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature School Library Journal
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Cellular Biomedicine Group Launches Phase I Clinical Trial for AlloJoin™ Off-the-Shelf  
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
SHANGHAI, China and CUPERTINO, Calif., Jan. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CBMG) (“CBMG” or the “Company”), a biomedicine firm engaged in the development of effective
Cellular Biomedicine Group Launches Phase I Clinical Trial for AlloJoinb" Off-the-Shel... CNN Money
Cellular Biomedicine Group Launches Phase I Clinical Trial for AlloJoin ™ Off-the-Shelf  Stockwatch
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Ingo Money Names Gene Lockhart to Board of Directors 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Financial Services Innovator to Help Instant Mobile Deposits Provider Scale Its Platform for Consumers and Small Business Owners ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Jan 6, 2016) -   Ingo Money, Inc. today
Ingo Money names Gene Lockhart to board of directors.. Finextra Research
Ingo Money taps ex-MasterCard President/CEO for board Private Equity HUB
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>>   Nanotechnology
Oakton to host January nanotechnology open houses 
Chicago Tribune - 1/6/2016
Looking for the fast track to a rewarding technology career? Join Oakton Community College for free Thursday open house events from 6 - 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 7 and Jan. 14 at the Illinois Science + Technology     Add Comment

Renowned Quantum Dot Innovator Dr. Nathan Stott Joins Quantum Materials Corp 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
SAN MARCOS, Texas, Jan. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading North American quantum dot manufacturer  Quantum Materials Corp . (OTCQB:QTMM) today announced that Dr. Nathan Stott has joined the Company
Quantum Materials Corp. (QTMM: OTCQB) | Renowned Quantum Dot Innovator Dr. Nathan  OTC Markets
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UltraFlix 4K Streaming Video Network to be Demonstrated by Multiple 4K Platform  
Bloomberg - 1/5/2016
4K TVs and OTT Streaming Boxes Featuring UltraFlix 4K Content available for demonstration to CES attendees SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2016-- NanoTech Entertainment ( OTCPINK: NTEK ),     Add Comment

TCL Chooses Nanosys Quantum Dots for New Flagship Line of Premium UltraHD HDR Televisions 
Reuters - 1/5/2016
Nanosys Technology Required to Achieve the Ultimate in HDR Performance PR Newswire LAS VEGAS, Jan. 5, 2016 LAS VEGAS , Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- TCL, one of the top three television makers     Add Comment
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>>   Space science
Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game The latest images from  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
You'd be forgiven for thinking the image below was a screenshot from one of the bleak, barren landscapes in the Fallout video game series . It wasn't, however, created by a game designer. It was snapped
Vivid dune panorama shot by Mars rover looks like a video game - CNET CNET Reviews
Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game - CNET CNET Reviews
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Our universe in a single image: Artist reveals stunning circular artwork showing  
People.com.cn - 1/6/2016
An artist used logarithmic maps and satellite images to created a piece of artwork that is out of this world. Pablo Carlos Budassi took our massive universe and compiled it into a single a breathtakingly,     Add Comment

See what’s left after popular Paris canal drained for first time in 14 years 
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
This commenter is a Washington Post contributor. Post contributors aren’t staff, but may write articles or columns. In some cases, contributors are sources or experts quoted in a st
What it really means when someone complains about political correctness Washington Post
Ronda Rousey to host 'SNL' on Jan. 23 Washington Post
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NASA scientists are baffled by a mysterious pyramid structure they found in space 
Business Insider UK - 1/6/2016
Ceres is a big mystery. The dwarf planet has raised all sorts of questions since scientists have gotten to see it up close. And this mystery may be the biggest. Produced By Matt Johnston. Additional     Add Comment
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>>   Religion
Religious groups offer sanctuary to immigrants targeted in ICE raids 
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
By , Religious groups and activists vowed Wednesday to offer refuge to illegal immigrants, who are the targets of ongoing federal raids meant to combat a new wave from Central America. The announcement     Add Comment

Trump Joshes With Audience Over Muslim Comments, Clinton 
ABC News - 1/6/2016
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump was plainly in his wheelhouse at his latest rally when supporters made cracks about Hillary Clinton and Muslims supposedly running America. In September,     Add Comment

Latest: Professor Facing Firing for Islam Comments Responds 
ABC News - 1/6/2016
The latest on a Christian college professor who wears a headscarf in an expression of solidarity with Muslims and was placed on administrative leave for saying Muslims and Christians worship the same     Add Comment

Wheaton College seeks to fire Christian professor over view of Islam 
Chicago Tribune - 1/6/2016
Wheaton College has begun the process of firing a professor who said Muslims and Christians worship the same God, the teacher and the west suburban school confirmed Tuesday. Larycia Hawkins, a tenured     Add Comment
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>>   Computer security
'Trojan Horse' teacher misconduct ruling 
BBC - 1/6/2016
A maths teacher who taught at one of the schools caught up in the so-called Trojan Horse affair has been found guilty of professional misconduct. Wakass Haruf was accused of telling pupils at Birmingham's     Add Comment

Opinion: Squirrels are bigger threat than hackers to US power grid 
Christian Science Monitor - 1/6/2016
While fresh reports of digital assaults on critical infrastructure facilities have stirred the cyberwar saber rattlers, it's worth remembering that squirrels cause far more destruction to the grid than     Add Comment

$100M in escrow may be OK for state to spend [The Santa Fe New Mexican] 
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
Jan. 06--A long-simmering dispute over how much money the state of New Mexico owes for outstanding checks may finally be close to resolution. State Auditor Tim Keller, who recently released an audit     Add Comment

Ukraine blackout is a cyberattack milestone Hundreds of thousands of homes were  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Malware is thought to be at fault for plunging hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian homes into darkness. Sergii Kharchenko/NurPhoto/Corbis Some cyberattacks are about stealing data, some about monkeying
Ukraine blackout is a cyberattack milestone CNET.com.au
Ukraine blackout was a cyberattack milestone - CNET CNET Reviews
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>>   Handhelds
CES 2016: Dell unveils wireless displays for simultaneous Windows, Android use 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
The tech giant expanded its Latitude Ultrabook and InfinityEdge display lines designed for workplace environments with a focus on mobile business professionals. LAS VEGAS---Even though the "C" in     Add Comment

BlackBerry Joins Self-Driving Car Race With Software Platform 
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
BlackBerry Ltd. laid out its plans Wednesday for building autonomous car software, jumping into a race with the likes of Apple Inc., Google and Tesla Motors Inc. to capture a piece of the ballooning industry.     Add Comment

BlackBerry and Sharecare Partner to Accelerate Consumer-Driven Healthcare and Enable  
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Sharecare First Company to Integrate BlackBerry Software Into Native Mobile Applications on iOS, Android and BB10 Devices WATERLOO, ONTARIO and ATLANTA, GEORGIA and LAS VEGAS, NEVADA--(Marketwired
BLACKBERRY : and Sharecare Partner to Accelerate Consumer-Driven Healthcare and  4 Traders
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Your robot double is ready to roll Double Robotics hopes its $3,000 roaming iPad-on-a-stalk  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Double Robotics' new Double 2 telepresence robot gets a better camera and navigation abilities. Double Robotics You may not have heard of telepresence robots, but a startup called Double Robotics hopes
Your robot double is ready to roll CNET.com.au
Your robot double is ready to roll - CNET CNET Reviews
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>>   Mobile industry
STMicroelectronics' New Time-of-Flight Ranging Sensor Revolutionizes Mobile-Camera  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Punxsutawney Spirit - 1/5/2016
FlightSense(TM) low-power, miniature sensors are used for fast autofocus in smartphones, proximity sensing, and object detection for Robotics and IoT devices Latest product VL53L0 sets new standards
STMicroelectronics'' New Time-of-Flight Ranging Sensor Revolutionizes Mobile-Camera  Nasdaq
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CES 2016: Ericsson also wants to build smarter cities with software, analytics 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
The Swedish corporation introduced three new IoT-based services on Wednesday, pitched primarily toward communications and utility providers. LAS VEGAS--- Following up AT&T and Cisco on Tuesday , also     Add Comment

The Latest in Gadgets: The Pregnancy Test for Your Phone 
ABC News - 1/6/2016
The latest developments surrounding the consumer-electronics show in Las Vegas known as CES (all times local): 11:15 a.m. The beginning of life itself? Now there's an app for that. Pregnancy-test     Add Comment

Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by Android Marshmallow,  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Where are you, Android Marshmallow? Google Still waiting for Android 6.0 Marshmallow to hit your phone or tablet? You're in good company. Though it's been available to some since October, Marshmallow
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by CNET.com.au
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by - CNET CNET Reviews
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>>   OS news
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by Android Marshmallow,  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Where are you, Android Marshmallow? Google Still waiting for Android 6.0 Marshmallow to hit your phone or tablet? You're in good company. Though it's been available to some since October, Marshmallow
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by CNET.com.au
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by - CNET CNET Reviews
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Android TV gets upgrades for 2016 Sony sets video - CNET 
CNET News - 1/6/2016
Android TV gets upgrades for 2016 Sony sets Sony is the only TV maker to use Google's Android TV system in the US, and in 2016 it will perform faster, allow select voice commands, and allow voice search     Add Comment

Stream on: Google lines up more hardware partners for Android TV, Google Cast speakers 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
Move over, AirPlay: Google Cast integration is coming to third-party audio speakers. There are more Android TV partners too: Is 4K content through Google Play far behind? Google doesn't typically make     Add Comment

BRIEF-Macintosh Retail Group: Hoogenbosch Retail Group declared bankrupt 
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Jan 6 Macintosh Retail Group NV : * Hoogenbosch Retail Group BV and subsidiaries declared bankrupt by the court in Limburg * Suspension of payment for Scapino has been granted Source text for     Add Comment
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>>   Open source
Toyota Vindicates Ford's Open Source Infotainment Strategy 
Forbes.com - 1/4/2016
Toyota will embed SDL in upcoming infotainment systems. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto may bethe interfaces-du-jour in the in-dash infotainment arena, but don't count manufacturers out of the game. TodayToyota     Add Comment

Toyota leads automaker pack adopting Ford's open source entertainment software 
ZDNet - 1/4/2016
Toyota ?announced Monday plans to adopt SmartDeviceLink in its cars, with Honda, Mazda and Subaru close to making the same decision. Ford's open-source entertainment software project SmartDeviceLink     Add Comment

Apple Releases Swift as Open Source 
Bloomberg - 1/4/2016
CUPERTINO, California -- -- Apple today announced that its Swift(TM) programming language is now open source. As an open source language, the broad community of talented developers -- from app developers     Add Comment

Calibre for Linux 
ZDNet - 1/4/2016
is a program to manage your eBook collection. It acts as an e-library and also allows for format conversion, news feeds to eBook conversion, as well as eBook reader sync features and an integrated eBook
Calibre for Linux (64-bit) ZDNet
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>>   PC industry
CES 2016: Dell unveils wireless displays for simultaneous Windows, Android use 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
The tech giant expanded its Latitude Ultrabook and InfinityEdge display lines designed for workplace environments with a focus on mobile business professionals. LAS VEGAS---Even though the "C" in     Add Comment

Choose your keyboard for Dell's slim new Latitude 12 tablet The Latitude 7275 is  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Premium tablets and hybrids are finding their way into professional hands, as seen by entries such as the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 tablet , Surface Pro 4 or even the iPad Pro . Dell's new Latitude 12 7275 is     Add Comment

A slim Dell tablet with hassle-free keyboards The Latitude 7275 is thin, light,  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
A slim Dell tablet with hassle-free keyboards The Latitude 7275 is thin, light, and works with two different latch-free keyboard docks. by Dan Ackerman 6 January 2    Add Comment

Dell brings infinity display to the pro-level Latitude 7370 The same design as the  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Withings Go, a little e-ink fitness button 1:10 6 January 2016 Clip it on, put it on your wrist: the Go costs $69 and is always-on. Play video    Add Comment
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MP3 Free Downloader 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
is an incredibly useful program that allows users to browse and download MP3 for free. It has over 100 million MP3 sources across all genres for your choice, fulfilled by an amazingly user friendly interface,     Add Comment

VirtualC64 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
emulates a Commodore 64 personal computer. I wrote the software with two major goals in mind. First, I wanted to create an emulator that can be used as a demonstrator program in a first year or second     Add Comment

Tinnitus Tamer 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
It appears only natural to assume that as our ears pick up sound waves, they convert them into electrical nerve signals that represent the sounds, a loud sound producing a large nerve signal, silence     Add Comment

Veusz 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
is a scientific plotting package written in Python. It uses PyQt for display and user-interfaces, and numarray for handling the numeric data. Veusz is designed to produce publication-ready Postscript     Add Comment
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Smart-Thing Technologies from STMicroelectronics Power PIQ Multi-Sport Wearable  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Boston Globe - 1/6/2016
Multiple ST ICs designed-in to perform key functions, boost battery lifetime, and shrink product size Geneva, January 6, 2016 - The lightweight and low-power PIQ sports wearable device for performance     Add Comment

STMicroelectronics' New Time-of-Flight Ranging Sensor Revolutionizes Mobile-Camera  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Punxsutawney Spirit - 1/5/2016
FlightSense(TM) low-power, miniature sensors are used for fast autofocus in smartphones, proximity sensing, and object detection for Robotics and IoT devices Latest product VL53L0 sets new standards
STMicroelectronics'' New Time-of-Flight Ranging Sensor Revolutionizes Mobile-Camera  Nasdaq
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CES 2016: Intel continues with plans to ensure portfolio is conflict-free in 2016 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
By taking a stand on this issue, Intel also stressed it hopes to influence other tech companies and supply chain partners to go conflict-free as well. LAS VEGAS--- has repeatedly highlighted efforts     Add Comment

Dell brings infinity display to the pro-level Latitude 7370 The same design as the  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Withings Go, a little e-ink fitness button 1:10 6 January 2016 Clip it on, put it on your wrist: the Go costs $69 and is always-on. Play video    Add Comment
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Interpublic Group to Present at the 2016 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Antlers American - 1/4/2016
New York, NY - January 4, 2016 - Interpublic Group ( NYSE: IPG ) senior management will present at the 2016 Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference on Wednesday, January 6 th , 2016,
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CES 2016: Dell unveils wireless displays for simultaneous Windows, Android use 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
The tech giant expanded its Latitude Ultrabook and InfinityEdge display lines designed for workplace environments with a focus on mobile business professionals. LAS VEGAS---Even though the "C" in     Add Comment

The Latest in Gadgets: The Pregnancy Test for Your Phone 
ABC News - 1/6/2016
The latest developments surrounding the consumer-electronics show in Las Vegas known as CES (all times local): 11:15 a.m. The beginning of life itself? Now there's an app for that. Pregnancy-test     Add Comment

Programmatic TV Advertising Leader AudienceXpress Launches First-of-Its-Kind End-to-End  
Bloomberg - 1/6/2016
LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/06/16 -- AudienceXpress, the leading programmatic TV advertising platform, today announces a significant step forward for the quickly growing programmatic TV marketplace,
AudienceXpress Rolls Out ‘Self-Serve’ Programmatic TV In First Launch Under Comcast Ad Exchanger
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Microsoft Monday: Windows 7 Warning, Fast Xbox Controller Charger, A Selfie App,  
Forbes.com - 1/4/2016
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Windows 10 barely budges as masses cling to Windows 7 
CNET.com.au - 1/4/2016
I'M SORRY, DAVE. I'm afraid I can't do that. HAL 9000  |  2001: A Space Odyssey 404 page error Let's face it, humans and technology don't always get     Add Comment

Windows 10 barely budges as masses cling to Windows 7 Microsoft has been been working  
CNET.co.uk - 1/4/2016
Windows 7 remains the leader in the desktop OS world. NetMarketShare Microsoft's Windows 10 is free for Windows 7 and 8.1 users, but people aren't rushing to upgrade. The latest version of the Windows
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Windows 10 Adoption Surges, but Many Users Cling to Windows 7 
E-Commerce Times - 1/4/2016
Microsoft on Monday announced that its Windows 10 operating system is now active on more than 200 million devices. Windows 10 adoption accelerated at the end of 2015, with more than 40 percent of new     Add Comment
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>>   Top World Stories
Rio planned Olympic-scale sewerage project. But citizens say no thanks. 
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
By , RIO DE JANEIRO — Mayor Eduardo Paes says the 2016 Olympic Games will change Rio de Janeiro for the better, thanks to 27 “legacy projects,” including new highways, subway stations and sanitation     Add Comment

UN vows action on N Korea nuclear test 
BBC - 1/6/2016
The UN Security Council says it will begin work immediately on new measures against North Korea, after Pyongyang said it had tested a hydrogen bomb. The council condemned the test, saying "a clear threat     Add Comment

Here’s why the GOP voters won’t get more serious when they actually vote 
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
We have a new political theory of the week, because every week needs a new theory. The theory a few weeks ago was that Trump would spontaneously combust . Now the theory is that voters like to flirt with     Add Comment

Mother pleads not guilty in 'Baby Doe' death 
Washington Post - 1/6/2016
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>>   Soccer
Empoli 0-1 Inter Milan 
BBC - 1/6/2016
Inter Milan moved back to the top of the Serie A table thanks to victory at Empoli. Fiorentina had moved into first for three hours after beating Palermo 3-1. But Roberto Mancini's Inter scored at     Add Comment

Barcelona v Espanyol 
BBC - 1/6/2016
Key points - Turan makes Barcelona debut; Vidal on bench - Barcelona rivals drew 0-0 on Saturday in league - Copa del Rey round of 16 first leg    Add Comment

Ryder Cup hero Christy O'Connor Junior dies aged 67 
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Irish golfer Christy O'Connor Junior, who helped Europe retain the Ryder Cup at The Belfry with the shot of his life in 1989, has died in Spain at the age of 67. "We've lost a true Irishman, character     Add Comment

Everton v Manchester City - first leg 
BBC - 1/6/2016
Key points - Everton have never won League Cup - Man City have won it three times - Away goals count double after second leg extra-time - Listen to BBC Radio 5 live from 19:00 GMT - GET     Add Comment
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