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There is "no set of circumstances" in which Scotland could stay within the EU when the UK secedes from the bloc, Scottish Secretary David Mundell will inform MPs on February 22, effectively silencing speculation and hope the country could somehow maintain a relationship with the bloc.
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Jobs will be lost, particularly in the finance sector which contributes so heavily to the Exchequer and the exits are already beginning. Manufacturing will move, yes we are hearing about investments, now, but for every investment that is being trumpeted there are many others that are being put on hold or even abandoned already.
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This demand provokes the need for cheap and efficient batteries to store the energy for release at night. The batteries currently on the market, such as the lithium-ion or lead acid batteries, are both expensive as well as limited in their lifespans. Dai and Angell’s battery may be the answer to this storage issue. “It’s cheap. It’s efficient. Grid storage is the main goal,” Angell noted . Grid storage, according to Angell, is the most realistic goal thanks to the battery's low cost, high efficiency, and long cycle life. The Coulombic efficiency, a measurement of how much charge exits the battery per unit of charge that it takes in during charging, proved high for this battery, coming in at 99.7%. Another important attribute is Dai's urea battery's low risk factor. Unlike lithium-ion batteries, for instance, this new battery is not flammable.
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CB Insights has come up with a methodology to determine who are the best VCs. The factors taken into account are: An investor’s exits – the frequency/volume, size, and stage of entry Network centralityconnectivity to other investors. Think of it as akin to Google Pagerank. Consistencystage, industry consistency of investments ... Read full article: The Top 100 VCs
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Leicester City joined the growing list of teams suffering FA Cup shock exits at the hands of 10-man Millwall in the fifth-round.Were there any players that impressed with their performances in a team showing 10 changes from the defeat to Swansea?Here are our ratings...Ron-Robert Zieler: Had little to do, other than save two shots that were straight at him. Booked for handball. Rating 6/10Daniel Amartey: Another solid job from City's utility man. Proved himself in midfield and right-back....
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From one facility in Israel, Sosa hopes to expand rapidly and set up six to seven in Europe, the US and Asia in the near future. Hi-Tech Grip The roller-coaster ride in the startup world isnt for the fainthearted. Volatile and shaky, it’s a world that swings between meteoric highs and abysmal lows. Israel — the Startup Nation — has perfected the art of not just surviving but flourishing in it. A small country of over 8 million people — mostly immigrants — with no natural resources, no local market and surrounded by enemies, Israel is a political startup where survival instinct is part of the DNA. Israel has tapped into that to build one of the most robust startup ecosystems in the world, considered second only to Silicon Valley. It has 6,000 active startups, 350 MNC R&D centres, has seen exits worth $9.2 billion and venture funding worth $4.
Leicester Mercury
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Leicester City joined the growing list of teams suffering FA Cup shock exits at the hands of 10-man Millwall in the fifth-round.Were there any players that impressed with their performances in a team showing 10 changes from the defeat to Swansea?Here are our ratings...Ron-Robert Zieler: Had little to do, other than save two shots that were straight at him. Booked for handball. Rating 6/10Daniel Amartey: Another solid job from City's utility man. Proved himself in midfield and right-back....
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This might make some sense, since ISIS controls effectively that whole province, apart from a single air base and part of the provincial capital. It is not, however, clear why ISIS would be in such a hurry to move at this point, as again the US-backed offensive has gone at a snail's pace, and there is no sign that they are going to cut off the exits from Raqqa to Deir Ezzor any time soon, meaning they can really come and go at their leisure.
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Bike EXIF
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A mesh screen was laser cut to match the primary cover screens. The most unusual styling is right up front in the nosepiece: It’s hiding a xenon projector headlight from an Audi S8, in a porthole-style surround. On the original Hellcat, the header pipe from the rear cylinder of the S&S motor snakes forward across the right side of the engine, covering it up. So Revival have hand-built a completely new stainless steel exhaust with a 2-into-1 silencer that hangs down and exits beneath the engine, towards the ground. “The grumble and sound is intoxicating,” we’re told. One of the finer touches of the earlier Hellcats was a combined belly pan and muffler. “This was removed on later models due to fabrication failures. As a homage, a new hand-shaped alloy belly pan has been fabricated to conceal the exhaust and engine underside.” Hidden exhaust cutouts and a mesh air scoop insert allow for more airflow, and a smooth, clean appearance.
Android Police
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Like Nest and Honeywell, ecobee makes smart thermostats that you can easily schedule and control remotely from your smartphone through an app. The ecobee Android app received an update at the start of the month that added support for the new cheaper ecobee3 lite , but it made one drastic change that broke the app for many users. Instead of the app launching like usual, it shows the error message "Security credentials error," and exits. Read More Ecobee's Android app is no longer supported on devices with root or custom firmware was written by the awesome team at Android Police .
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Sergio Perez remains at Force India. Luckily for former Manor driver Pascal Wehrlein (one of the drivers briefly touted as Rosberg's replacement), he replaces Felipe Nasr at Sauber-Ferrari. Nasr exits F1, for the time being at least. Last but not least, there's Torro Rosso, which keeps the Russian-Spanish partnership of Daniil Kvyat and Carlos Sainz Jr. 2017 Williams F1 car revealed Image 14 of 31 Image 14 of 31 Formula 1 2017 circuits F1 circuit changes haven't quite been as comprehensive as the driver changes for 2017. Plans to bring back Imola haven't materialised and there will be no Grand Prix in Germany this year, since deals with neither Hockenheim nor the Nurburgring could be finalised. The only other changes are schedule shifts for China and Bahrain, which swap places, and Baku - which will no longer conflict with Le Mans - is now known as the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
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Yet more developments for Beepi, the used car marketplace that had raised $150 million but then went bust: the company has completely shut down and has been sold off in parts to repay creditors. The development comes after a deal to sell itself to Fair.com, a stealth startup from car industry vets, was cancelled; and then a second deal to sell itself to Bay Area-based used car dealer Read More
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Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, has set a valuation range of $16.2 billion to $18.5 billion for its upcoming IPO. Thats according to an updated filing which revealed that Snap shares will be priced between $14-$16, meaning it could bring up to $3.2 billion in capital. Snaps pricing is below its initial range of $20 billion-$25 billion and below what it raised at Read More
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What if our photographs and social media updates could be turned into memories we or our children could later access just by asking a virtual assistant, like Amazons Alexa? Thats the premise behind a new startup called Mylestone, which is experimenting with turning our digital footprints into narratives that help us recall highlights from our lives, as well Read More
Times of Israel
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Israel ranked 10th by number of tech exits in 2016, according to CB Insights report
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Schnapf. Larry Schnapf, by the way, is one of the board of the directors of our CAPA organization, okay. Mr. President and Mr. Governor, two and a half feet, thirty inches between chest and back, here is the single bullet theory. Fired from up there, see that sixth floor, there it is, look at that, up there towards the exit sign. It’s coming from back to front, it’s going from right to left and it’s going from up downward. It comes in, hits Kennedy down here, down below the shoulder about five inches and exits from the front of his neck; it’s an eleven-and-a-half-degree upward angle! You know how my colleagues in the Forensic Pathology Panel of the House Select Committee on Assassinations handled that? They said, well what if Kennedy were bent over like this? I said yeah, you know what, look at the Zapruder film and you will not find the President tying his shoelace or scratching his groin.
Daily Mail - Football
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Arsenal are on the brink of being eliminated from the Champions League at the last-16 stage for the seventh consecutive year. We take a look back at their previous exits and what Wenger said.
Forbes
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The Korean Peninsula is looking ever more dangerous. Instead of doubling down on America's security commitment, Washington should step back and withdraw U.S. forces from South Korea. The South can defend itself and North Korea is threatening America only because the U.S. is threatening the North.
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