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BBC ON THIS DAY | 2 | 1945: Japan signs unconditional surrender

<b>1945: Japan signs unconditional surrender</b><p>Japanese officials have signed the act of unconditional surrender, finally bringing to an end six years of world war.<p>In the presence of 50 Allied generals and other officials, the Japanese envoys boarded the American battleship Missouri in Tokyo Bay to sign …

LinkedIn Is Quietly Retiring Network Visualization Tool InMaps

A little autumn cleaning underway at LinkedIn. The company is quietly retiring InMaps, a tool that let you map out how your LinkedIn network looks. A notice on the InMaps homepage notes that today, September 1, is the last day for you to use it, and that it is being discontinued so that LinkedIn …

Garcetti calls for $13.25 minimum wage by 2017

Mayor Eric Garcetti on Monday launched an ambitious campaign to impose a $13.25-an-hour minimum wage requirement for all workers in Los Angeles by 2017, calling it the "largest anti-poverty program in the city's history."<p>The most far-reaching initiative of the 14-month-old Garcetti administration …

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Human trial of experimental Ebola vaccine begins this week

A highly anticipated test of an experimental Ebola vaccine will begin this week at the National Institutes of Health, amid mounting anxiety about the spread of the deadly virus in West Africa.<p>After an expedited review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, researchers were given the green light …

Google Event Sept 15: Android One on point

Just this morning we found that Motorola was shipping thousands of Moto G2 units to India. Now we’ve gotten wind of a Google Event being held in …

Ukraine crisis: 'Russia has launched a great war'

<b>Ukraine's defence minister has accused Russia of launching a "great war" that could claim tens of thousands of lives.</b><p>Russia dismissed the comments, saying they only pulled the Ukrainian people further into a bloody civil conflict.<p>The comments came after Ukrainian troops were forced to flee Luhansk …

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