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Flood victims mob relief trucks in Pakistan (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By worldnews

SHIKARPUR, Pakistan – Victims of Pakistan’s deadly floods mobbed relief trucks carrying food Tuesday and authorities in the northwest warned of famine unless the region’s
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IBM Supercomputer to Compete on Jeopardy

Aug 17th, 2010 | By technologynews

People interact with computers through programming languages and user interfaces, which are tools for issuing concrete commands. But when querying one another, humans use language in dense, sophisticated, and ambiguous ways. What if computers could keep up with natural language, and answer questions the way humans ask them of one another? This is
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Time-shifting on TV more than doubles in past year

Aug 17th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

LOS ANGELES | Tue Aug 17, 2010 2:53pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Time-shifted TV viewing has more than doubled over the past year and over 40 percent of Americans now make plans to record their favorite shows and watch them later, according to a survey released on Tuesday. More than two-thirds of viewers have
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Pimco’s Gross: Nationalize Home Finance

Aug 17th, 2010 | By businessnews

August 17, 2010, 1:28 PM EDT By Lorraine Woellert and Rebecca Christie (Adds Berman comment in the 15th paragraph.) Aug. 17 (Bloomberg) — Bill Gross, who runs the world’s biggest bond fund at Pacific Investment Management Co., said the U.S. should consider “full nationalization” of
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Review: Ditch the sitcommy `Switch’ (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

Not a single moment rings true in “The Switch,” which is unfortunate because it’s actually about a situation in which a lot of women find themselves. Jennifer Aniston’s character, Kassie, is a single, 40-year-old New York TV producer who wants to have a baby but doesn’t want to wait around for a man — or
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Nikon offers up sweet new Coolpix X1100pj digital camera

Aug 17th, 2010 | By technologynews

A while back Nikon unveiled a cool digital camera in its point-and-shoot Coolpix line that had a projector built in to share those photos and video on the camera with more people. The company has now unveiled a follow up to that original projector equipped camera called the Coolpix S1100pj. Compared to the predecessor, the
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First Example Of Green+ Hospitals In Germany: Siemens Equips Ethianum In Heidelberg With Futureproof Infrastructure

Aug 17th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Medical Devices / Diagnostics Article Date: 17 Aug 2010 – 9:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article The Ethianum in Heidelberg is one of the first clinics in Germany to align itself consistently according to sustainability criteria, thus making it a hospital
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Falcons camp report: Faster, better and thinking very big

Aug 17th, 2010 | By sportsnews

Falcons: Love and Hate | RapidReports | Training camp tour | Bleacher Report FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — Tony Gonzalez has been in the NFL for 14 seasons. At the age of 34, the Atlanta Falcons tight end knows what a good football team should look like. He knows the key ingredients, and he said the
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No fun intended: Brazil forbids election spoofing (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By worldnews

RIO DE JANEIRO – Make no joke about it, Brazil’s presidential election is a serious affair, devoid of Jon Stewart’s wry jabs, sidesplitting Top 10
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Dolph Lundgren flexes box office muscle

Aug 17th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

By Borys Kit Tue Aug 17, 2010 1:39am EDT LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – After a 15-year hiatus from big Hollywood movies, Dolph Lundgren, the man who played Drago in “Rocky IV” and He-Man in “Masters of the Universe,” returns to the spotlight as one of “The Expendables,” the new box office champ in North
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