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The biggest data center in Russia will be nuclear powered

According to the news agency <i>Telecom Daily</i>, the Rosenergoatom power company is building what will be the largest data center in Russia -- and they're plopping it right on top of the Kalinin power station. Located about 120 miles northwest of Moscow, the station will provide the 80 MW that engineers …

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Chromecast app update gives a clearer look at your streaming devices

If you're fortunate enough to have more than one Chromecast device at home, you should now have an easier time making sense of your streaming options. Updates to both the Android and iOS Chromecast apps give you a reworked hardware view that gives each device its own card, complete with its current …

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Business Lessons From Game Of Thrones

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Telesurgery tests highlight the limits of the Internet

Telesurgery has the potential to bring surgeons in contact with patients anywhere, any time. In a remote robotic-assisted surgery, a doctor would be able to guide a mechanical device at a far away location to perform the procedure. The use of robotics in surgeries has been successful, as long as …

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Nueva tecnología que ayuda a bajar el consumo de energía

En el mercado existe una tecnología que permite administrar y optimizar el recurso de energía de cualquier establecimiento ahorrando entre un 10% y …

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

• <b>Author:</b> Stephen R. Covey<p>This twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Stephen Covey’s cherished classic commemorates the timeless wisdom of the 7 Habits.<p>One of the most inspiring and impactful books ever written, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated readers for 25 years. It has …

Talk Like TED

• <b>Author:</b> Carmine Gallo<p>Ideas are the currency of the twenty-first century. In order to succeed, you need to be able to sell your ideas persuasively. This ability is the single greatest skill that will help you accomplish your dreams. Many people have a fear of public speaking or are insecure about …

How to Unlock Hidden Settings In Your Favorite Software

Not every app has a Settings menu that's easily accessible. Sometimes, developers hide away debug menus, secret settings, and more. With them, you …

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Massive Panama Canal Upgrade Could Transform Global Shipping, Again

An expansion will allow for boats up to three times the current size<p>Over the past 20 years or so, traffic on the world’s oceans has quadrupled. Ships now carry 95 percent of the cargo imported to American shores. To move those goods more quickly and cheaply, cargo ships have grown nearly four times …

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5 Technology Choices That Make You Look Old

I don't consider myself an early adopter to technology. I've never camped outside of Best Buy and I only upgrade my phone when Verizon tells me it's time. However, I am interested in new ways of doing things, especially if they save me time and money. I like to keep at a moderate pace with …

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LUXURY EXPERT: It doesn't matter whether Americans hate gold Apple Watches — China will go nuts for them

I confess I have been skeptical that people who really care about exclusive luxury brands will really shell out $10,000 or $20,000 for gold Apple Watches.<p>After all, part of the prestige of luxury is knowing that what you buy — and then wear or drive or live in or sit on or look at — is clearly …

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PayPal to Pay $280 Million for Paydiant to Help Retailers Compete With Apple Pay

The acquisition positions PayPal as a retailer’s ally while Apple, Google and Samsung all vie to own the in-store shopping experience.<p>PayPal isn’t giving up on payments in brick-and-mortar stores.<p>The eBay payment unit plans to acquire Paydiant, a payments startup that licenses a technology platform …

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5 Predictions For The World In 2039

You will probably live to see a time when we can make backup copies of your brain.<p>Natalia Hatalska says there are two types of people in the world: those “who take one day at a time” and “those who have a vision, look far ahead [and] see its opportunities and threats.” She puts herself in the …

Does Your Mind Wander? Here’s Why That Can Be Your Greatest Asset

Wandering minds are associated with creativity. Popular wisdom tells you to live in the moment.<p><i>Huh?</i><p>So is it better to be unfocused or focused?<p>Let’s …

Urban oases: the best towns in Central America

Central America is one of the most biodiverse regions on the planet but its natural assets are just part of its allure. The “sweet waist of America", as South American poet Pablo Neruda christened it, is also rich in history and home to a diverse and dynamic mix of cultures.<p>Dip into its museums, …

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A glass sub to probe the ocean depths

How do you build a submarine that can withstand the enormous pressure found at the ocean’s deepest depths? Explorer Sylvia Earle thinks the answer might be simple – build it from glass.<p>When Sylvia Earle travels many miles below sea level, to the depths of the Marianas Trench, she wants a good view …

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Nasa's Orion spacecraft completes 'picture perfect' test flight – as it happened

Nasa has successfully launched its Orion crew vehicle and returned it to Earth. It’s hoped that the new craft will eventually take astronauts to Mars<p>Read more: Nasa launches Orion spacecraft in Mars test flight Orion spacecraft recovered after Nasa completes successful test flight

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What Does It Take To Earn $90,000 As An Uber Driver?

If you want to pull down close to $90,000 a year as an Uber driver, you'll need to spend most of your waking hours behind the wheel working.<p>Drivers for the car-sharing service in New York probably need to put in close to 80 hours a week to make around $90,000 a year, according to a blog post from …

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NSA leak reveal plans to subvert mobile network security around the world

The NSA's AURORAGOLD program -- revealed in newly released Snowden docs -- used plundered internal emails to compromise nearly every mobile carrier …

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Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

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The Top 6 Family Video Games For Christmas 2014

Black Friday is behind us. Christmas looms on the horizon. And you’re trying to figure out what to buy your kids and loved ones. A video game or video game console may be just the thing, especially if you like to play games with the entire family.<p>Here we’ll take a look at the best kids and family …

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Here's what our readers are saying about the Galaxy Note 4

Apple may have just stepped into the larger phone market this fall with the iPhone 6 Plus, but Samsung's Galaxy Note line of Android devices is currently in its fourth generation. Our own review of this 5.7-inch "phablet" noted how it's been given a chance to "grow, mature and dominate the genre." …

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Google's internet balloons are staying aloft longer than anyone expected

The company is announcing a number of milestones as it moves forward with its ambitious X Labs project<p>When Google announced Project Loon in June of last year many balloon experts were skeptical of its chances. The stated goal was that the balloons that would last 100 days or more in the air, but …

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Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook’s Plan to Wire the World

handauli is a tiny town in rural India about a four-hour drive southwest of New Delhi. India’s a big country, and there are several Chandaulis. This …

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The Art of Public Speaking

• <b>Author:</b> Dale Carnegie & Wyatt North<p>This edition of The Art of Public Speaking comes complete with a Touch-or-Click Table of Contents, divided by each chapter, and motivational public speaking imagery.<p>This book is a fantastic introduction to public speaking by the master of the art, Dale …

Pitch Anything: An Innovative Method for Presenting, Persuading, and Winning the Deal

• <b>Author:</b> Oren Klaff<p><b>Gold Medal Winner--Tops Sales World's Best Sales and Marketing Book</b><p>“Fast, fun and immensely practical.”<b><br>—JOE SULLIVAN, Founder, Flextronics</b><p>“Move over Neil Strauss and game theory. <i>Pitch Anything</i> reveals the next big thing in social dynamics: game for business.”<b><br>—JOSH WHITFORD,</b> …

7 Gifts for the Photography Buff

The internet is replete with photography-related gifts that are kitschy, corny, or just plain silly. Another lens mug. Yay. We thought you should …

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