Bleacher Report
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They are also no longer dickering around with prospects at kicker, where veteran Nick Folk will challenge/replace Roberto Aguayo. Similarly, the Titans plan to stomp on the accelerator as soon as Marcus Mariota is healthy enough to take the field, with Logan Ryan, Jonathan Cyprien and Sylvester Williams upgrading the defense and another jumbo-sized draft haul coming to fill in holes elsewhere. It's year three for both Mariota and Jameis Winston: time for them to start doing what Carr did for the Raiders last year. Hang on for Dear Life Mode For every reloading contender like the Patriots, there are three or four playoff teams just trying to stem the tide of salary-cap and free-agency erosion. The best these teams can do is re-sign their most important players, make a token acquisition or two and hope their draft-and-develop game keeps them from getting devastated by veteran departures.
The Economic Times
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In fact, in some cases the regulator has also suggested waiving off clinical trials for urgent use. "Clinical trial waiver for such products recommended by WHO for concomitant use may be given, as being falling under the category of extreme urgency and under the provisions of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules," it said. Though India has demonstrated a 57% reduction in overall annual number of new HIV cases, it continues to have the third highest number of people living with HIV in the world. Similarly, chronic Hepatitis is placing a huge disease, social and economic burden on affected families as well as the health system. The condition can be self-limiting or can progress to liver fibrosis (scarring), cirrhosis or liver cancer. Early approvals in India are also likely to benefit people around the world as India is a major supplier of generic medicines, mainly anti-retroviral.
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similarly appalling circumstances, it must feel even worse. It is both the fury, but also the sense of loss and knowing what those families will be feeling, the people who did not come back yesterday. The people who will be waking up this morning without their mums and.
The Sun Daily - Media & Marketing
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Towards end of 2016, their four largest markets were similarly consolidated under the centralised management of Group Chairmen: Chris Hirst for UK, Alfonso Rodés for Spain and Yannick Bolloré for France plus North America; with Jorge Percovich appointed as CEO Havas LATAM Group. Apparently for the past four years Havas had been pursuing a “Together Strategy”. ▶ Opening of 47 Havas villages have transformed the way this agency works and services clients. ▶ Now “this vision is being extended” with Havas aiming to “reinvent the industry by creating new standards, new offers and new services that blend the best of both worlds: relentless creativity and smart media accountability”. This clearly signals a return to the client-centriccomprehensive service offering” which was once provided by JWT, McCann, Ogilvy, Leo Burnett and other ad-agencies..
BBC News 24
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not know motive or tactics. While the individual was able to use the knife and access the vehicle, it was something quite similarly to Islamist attacks around the world. We must remember that getting a weapon from your house and attacking MPs are something we have seen in far right extremism.
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Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly said that live video is the future of Facebook, but what if that future is terrifying and full of violence? What happens when one of the largest proponents of live video struggles to manage its darker side? Reports that the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl was broadcast on Facebook Live and watched by upwards of 40 people earlier this week have rightfully shocked many, and brought to mind a similarly disturbing incident from earlier in the year. Individuals posting about acts of violence on the social media platform is nothing new, but since the launch of Facebook Live, the company has faced a particularly difficult challenge: How to best respond to violence on the site when it's happening in real time. Read more... More about Mark Zuckerberg , Violence Against Women , Violence , Streaming Video , and Facebook Live
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So, did we think this car lived up to its gilded history? “To assess coldly a car like this would be to assess inappropriately,” we said, “which is why it’s impossible to answer whether it’s a better bet overall than the XJ220”. Yet, “replying inappropriately,” we would have said yes, it is, being cheaper and being 90% of the way there dynamically, “setting spanking new standards for ride and agility among supercars and offering similarly delicious rewards for the ultimate enthusiast”. And it matched its promised usability, too, being the most “friendly and easy” thing this side of the Honda NSX . Thus, we ended with this gauntlet: “It’s a pity, because this could so easily have been the first proper touring supercar, as well as the best. Over to you, McLaren .”
The Event Chronicle
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2 If the antenna was at 100 metres distance then was moved to 300 metres, the intensity will be 1/9 th that at 100 metres. However, what if the telco turned up the ‘volume’ of the antenna array at 300 metres to be 90 times higher than the antennas at 100 metres? Intensity would then = 1/9 x 90 = 10 times higher at 300 metres than at 100 metres. Most of us do not spend our evenings searching data on local antenna emission levels. The Inverse Square Law applies similarly to devices. Many years ago I had a wireless emitting Telstra modem located underneath a couch I enjoyed lying on in the evening to read – not clever. I wondered why my sleep was so chaotic during that phase. I correlated to show the pre-bed ritual of a book on the couch was a contributor. I’ve since hardwired my Internet. Transform your brain health by simply stretching out to arms-length and putting your phone on ‘speaker’ rather than pressing it to your ear and literallycooking’ parts of your brain.
Collective Evolution
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For mothers mourning their dead infants, this process will sometimes be ongoing for a few months at a time, up until the infant's body is no longer recognizable to the mother chimp. In 2012, some of the world's most prominent scientists who study this subject published the Cambridge Declaration on Consciousness in Non-Human Animals . They came to the conclusion that animals actually experience moment-to-moment awareness and consciousness in the same way that humans do. The main difference between our brains and those of other animals is found in the frontal cortex, which allows humans to think, plan, and reflect; other than that, animals' brains function similarly to our own. Animals have the ability to care for one another and experience love and affection, as they become distressed if their companions are in danger or upset and show signs of grief when mourning a loss.
Sky News
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stop traffic coming through. And indeed what will happen on that bridge. Very similarly, using a vehicle as a weapon, which we saw in.
TIME - Top Stories
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At the same time, the rise of social networks empowered users to create and share, when historically they just expected to consume. Brooklyns BRIC, the arts organization, has made a big push into web TV, currently listing 19 shows on its BRIC TV site. Typically much quirkier than mainstream stuff, web TV is now growing up and diversifying. Historically there was a frequent focus on young, urban, childless adults with roommates and unsatisfying jobs, often because thats who was making them, says Kishore. Similarly, a disproportionate number of them focused on comedy, because it relies on strength of writing rather than production costs. But were starting to see more in other genres-horror, sci-fi, dramas, romanceand other settings and character types. Because web series bypass Hollywoods narrow lens, they often tackle much more diverse and under-represented voices and communities.
Universe Today
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Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Curiosity's Project Scientist Ashwin Vasavada, also at JPL was similarly optimistic in his appraisal of this latest news : This is an expected part of the life cycle of the wheels and at this point does not change our current science plans or diminish our chances of studying key transitions in mineralogy higher on Mount Sharp. At present, Curiosity is examining sand dunes in the geographical region known as the Murray formation, which is located on the slope of Mount Sharp. Once finished, it will proceed up higher to an feature known as Vera Rubin Ridge, inspecting a layer that contains the mineral hematite. From there, it will proceeded to even higher elevations to inspect layers that contain clays and sulfates. Getting to the farthest destinations (the sulfate unit) will require another 6 km (3.
The Economic Times
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The Welcome Offer' has been cited by Bharti Airtel as a reason for its 55% drop in profits and by Idea Cellular for posting a loss in the October to December period.Contesting the TC's contention that the government's falling revenue share was a symptom of the declining financial health of telcos and the industry, the Trai official said a decline in revenue did not mean the industry wasn't growing. "Revenue is down simply because of competition. The measure of the growth of the industry cannot be in terms of revenue, else it will lead to faulty policies," the official said.The official added that a tariff war in which operators slashed their rates by half would automatically result in government's revenue falling by 50%."Similarly, if telcos double tariffs, the government revenue will also double. Revenue cannot be a guiding principle for Trai," the official said, adding that the guiding principle for Trai should be healthy competition and the benefit to the consumers.
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have specific intelligence about did not have specific intelligence about an attack but they were just waiting for one. By the law of averages, in waiting for one. By the law of averages, in an open city of waiting for one. By the law of averages, in an open city of 9 million averages, in an open city of 9 million people, sooner or later, one of them will work. Something million people, sooner or later, one of them will work. Something we have seen similarly of them will work. Something we have seen similarly in mainland Europe of them will work. Something we have seen similarly in mainland Europe in recent years
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Washingtons Blog
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However, economists long ago showed that if the window hadn't been broken the shop-owner would have spent that money on other things , such as food, clothing, health care, consumer electronics or recreation , which would have helped the economy as much or more . If the shop-owner hadn't had to replace his window, he might have taken his family out to dinner, which would have circulated more money to the restaurant, and from there to other sectors of the economy. Similarly, the money spent on the war effort is money that cannot be spent on other sectors of the economy. Indeed, all of the military spending has just created military jobs, at the expense of the civilian economy. Professor Henderson writes : Money not spent on the military could be spent elsewhere.This also applies to human resources. The more than 200,000 U.S. military personnel in Iraq and Afghanistan could be doing something valuable at home.
MintPress News
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The bill is gaining some support in both parties, though past efforts to repeal the AUMF, and to try to limit the wars in Iraq and Syria, have never gained enough support to pass. If it does get support, this might force a significant shift in policy, with the US nominally having capped their Syrian force at 503, but having closer to 2,000 by most recent estimates. This mirrors caps that were in place in Iraq, which were similarly long since blown past. This is just one of the bills aimed at US policy is Syria, with Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D – HI) and Sen. Rand Paul (R – KY) offering a bipartisanStop Arming Terrorists Act, ” which would forbid US government funds from being used to support al-Qaeda, ISIS, or any other terrorist group. While that seems like common sense, the bill would effectively kill the CIA’s program to arm Syrian rebels, as many of the recipient factions are allies of al-Qaeda, or ideologically similar groups.
Western Morning News
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The number of computer game companies in the South West has risen by two-thirds in eight years according to latest statistics.In the region, there were 25 active companies classified as publishing computer games in 2015, up 67 per cent from 15 in 2008, and the highest number in at least eight years.Similarly, the number of active businesses involved in ready-made interactive leisure and entertainment software development has also shot up over the eight year period, from just 10 businesses in...
The Truth About Cars
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Stereotyping is something we all do, for better or worse. It's in the normative for people to establish an immediate set of parameters around a person, place, or thing (so, nouns) without a second thought. The human brain is comfortable within these predetermined expectations. Similarly, consumers have expectations and stereotypes of brands. X/Y/Z brand are expected [] The post QOTD: Which Models Fly in the Face of Brand Stereotypes? appeared first on The Truth About Cars .
Auto Express
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Depreciation We dont have residual value data for the A5 Cabriolet yet, but we know the Coupe is predicted to retain between 44 and 49 per cent of its value after three years. That’s pretty strong in this class of car, and even though the convertible costs a bit more to buy we expect similarly rock-solid figures when they are announced.
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The fun, functional control of hands-on fabrication is no secret to designers, and it's similarly obvious to kids. You could say the same for the creative potential of simple materials. The new Hamaika furniture project, created by Spanish designer Unai Rollan, taps into that tactile interest, blending simplicity and functionality for both adults and not-there-yets. The name Hamaika is Basque for 'eleven,' which references the project's core design feature: each piece of furniture is made from 11 pieces of wood, each cut to the same length. The little chair in particular captures the pared down inventiveness of Enzo Mari's DIY minimalism with an IKEA-type user-friendliness. The result is a small person sized piece of furniture that would be easy to use as a learning project on tools and dynamic center of balance. Or it could be the base for more creative expression, a blank canvas for your progeny's monstrous Mod Podge masterpiece.
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Apple's iPhone 6s was similarly declared the world's most-shipped smartphone in the second quarter of 2016 by research firm Strategy Analytics, ahead of the iPhone 7, and if IHS Markit's data is accurate, then Apple's last-generation smartphone remained most popular through to the end of last year. It is important to acknowledge that these are estimated figures, and that shipments do not necessarily reflect sales. Apple does not break out iPhone sales on a model-by-model basis in its quarterly earnings results. Related Roundups: iPhone 6s , iPhone 7 Tag: IHS Buyer's Guide: iPhone (Neutral) Discuss this article in our forums
The Sun Daily
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1. For instance our incomes are low and with inflation rising and wages being slow to rise, with low productivity, happiness has declined all round. Here the education system must be revamped to churn out more high skilled graduates who have been scoring poorly on the education quality indices, like the international ratings by Pisa and QS. 2. Our health life expectancy has improved considerably and is not a serious draw back. 3. Our fundamental freedoms could have brought us down and this crucial matter should be carefully studied by our government agencies. Our press freedom, freedom of assembly, freedom of speech, human rights etc would have given us low scores . 4. Generosity would have been reasonably high with our protective policies, BR1M and rising safety nets. 5. Similarly, for our state and stage of development social support would have been fair, with better health facilities, minimum wages etc.
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