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This Announcement From Samsung Should Have Cable Companies Quaking

Samsung’s made a lofty announcement today. It’s cracked a big piece of the 5G puzzle, it says, and this new technology could allow mobile networks to move at speeds that make 4G look paleolithic. We’re talking movies in a matter of seconds. From the announcement:<p>Once commercialized, 5G mobile …

10 Lessons on Marketing (Poster)

Marketing is one of those things that is tough to define when it’s good. Some forms of marketing resonate with people, but others do not.<p>In my …

The Best Rooftop Bars In London

*This is last year's article, click here to see our bigger and better selection of rooftop bars and roof terraces in 2015*<p>This is last year's …

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The week in wildlife – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/may/03/week-in-wildlife-in-pictures<p>720<p>Weird and wonderful species ranging from mute swans to …

19 factors driving the future of the tea industry

200 years ago, tea cost £100 per pound (about half a kilo). It was so expensive that only the upper class could drink it and they kept it under lock …

Pushing Amazon and Google to make their data centres greener

Technological advancements in how we create, store and access information have changed our lives in ways we could have never imagined. While the …

IBM solar collector will concentrate the power of 2,000 suns, keep its cool

Modern solar collectors can concentrate only so much energy for safety's sake: too much in one place and they risk cooking themselves. An IBM-led group is working on a new collector dish that could avoid that damage while taking a big step forward in solar power efficiency. The hundreds of …

Michael Porter unveils new health and happiness index

Can Harvard professor Michael Porter do for wellbeing and happiness what others have so far failed to achieve?<p>The creator of the shared value …

Virgin seeks east coast mainline rail deal that could cost public dear

A City worker catching an early train on 14 September 2007 from Edinburgh to London via Newcastle, home of the head office of a certain bank, would …

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