Grant Hamilton

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These 6 Art Projects Make Urban Data More Accessible For The Rest Of Us

By Adele Peters2 minute Read<p>As big data in cities gets bigger, with growing numbers of sensors tracking everything from air pollution to traffic …

Russia Arrests 2 In Connection With Nemtsov Murder

Two suspects are in custody in connection with last week's murder of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov on a Moscow street, but it is not clear whether either of the detained are alleged to have fired the fatal shots.<p>Anzor Gubashev and Zaur Dadayev, both from the insurgency plagued North …

The Sad Irony in Boris Nemtsov’s Murder

He was one of Vladimir Putin's most determined foes. But he never hid behind anyone’s back. Who murdered him?<p>When the opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was shot and killed Friday, notes of condolences poured in on my Facebook account because we share a last name and a home town, and many thought we …

Bishop of Tucson to U.S. Congress: 'No person is illegal in the eyes of God' | Fox News

The Roman Catholic bishop of Tucson, Arizona, Gerald Kicanas, warned lawmakers in Washington, D.C., to change their tone when discussing immigration or risk losing the support of millions of Catholic faithful.<p>“I must say up front that the U.S. bishops continue to be concerned with the tone on …

Hungarians march in protest against Vladimir Putin visit

Critics say visit of Russian president to one of few remaining allies in Europe is a "failure for Hungary"<p>Protesters took to the streets of Budapest on Monday night to voice their anger over the visit of Vladimir Putin, the Russian president, that has stirred controversy in the Central European …

Obama accuses EU of attacking American tech companies because it 'can't compete'

Barack Obama has angered officials in Europe after suggesting that investigations by the European Union into companies like Google and Facebook were "commercially driven." In an interview with <i>Recode</i>, the president claimed that European "service providers who … can’t compete with ours, are …

Russia is building a psychological firewall against the West

According to our recently released study about how the Russian public views the internet his views are widely shared by large portions of the the Russian public.<p>In fact, our research concludes, the Russian public's distrust of Western sources and dissident information on the internet creates a …

Galaxy Note 4 crushes the iPhone 6 Plus in a revealing blind camera comparison

The comparisons between the Galaxy Note 4 and the iPhone 6 Plus were inevitable. Apple’s first flagship phablet facing off against the most prolific …

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Microsoft is ready to unleash Xbox One apps

Microsoft is planning to open up its Xbox One apps platform in a big way this summer. While the software maker has remained consistently quiet around its timing for cross-platform (universal) apps running on its gaming console, sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans tell <i>The Verge</i> that the company …

The Computer Simulation That Almost Started World War III

Remember the 1983 movie <i>WarGames</i>? The film is about a computer “game” with the potential to start thermonuclear war. But strangely this scenario is …

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The Russians Killed My Lawyer. This Is How I Got Congress to Avenge Him.

How one man convinced Washington to care about human rights in Putin’s Russia.<p>It was 7:45 a.m. on Nov. 17, 2009, when my phone rang. It was my lawyer, Eduard, who had a horrible message to relay: “Bill, Sergei is dead.” Sergei Magnitsky was one of my lawyers in Russia. He’d been arrested and …

Ukraine crisis: Russia begins new military exercises

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1060000/1060321_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534410776_ff7b850620fcfc1a18db8a0cab426224<p><b>Russia has begun military exercises, involving more than 8,000 troops, close to the border with Ukraine.</b><p>The defence ministry in Moscow confirmed that …

No Surprise: Mark Zuckerberg to Keynote F8 Conference

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will keynote this year's F8 conference, the social network's major developer event slated for San Francisco at the end …

Jim Parsons: 'It's surprisingly easy' to play Sheldon on 'Big Bang Theory'

Sheldon Cooper, "The Big Bang Theory's" socially awkward theoretical physicist, isn't an easy personality to pin down — just ask his long-suffering (but recently kissed!) gal pal Amy Farrah Fowler. But for Jim Parsons, the man behind the character, Sheldon's not so tough for him.<p>"It's surprisingly …

TVNewser | Jobs in TV News

• New York, New York<br>• competitive<br>• NBCUniversal, Inc.<p>This role is for an Associate Producer position on the MSNBC Early Today team responsible for …

Road Trip: California's Pacific Coast Highway

Travel<p>Strap in and get ready for an exhilarating driving experience along this twisting, cliff-hugging route.<p>An exhilarating driving experience, this twisting, cliff-hugging, 123-mile (198-kilometer) route along the central California coast takes about five hours to complete at a leisurely pace. …

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