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Hackers Plundered Israeli Defense Firms that Built 'Iron Dome' Missile Defense ... - Krebs on Security

Mon, 2014-07-28 19:40

Hackers Plundered Israeli Defense Firms that Built 'Iron Dome' Missile Defense ...
Krebs on Security
“But the real victims here are the people on the other end who are put in harm's way because of poor posture on security and the lack of urgency coming from a lot of folks on how to fix this problem. ... System (ICS) and Supervisory Control and Data ...

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Book Buzz: 'Ulysses' to become virtual reality game - USA TODAY

Mon, 2014-07-28 19:26

Book Buzz: 'Ulysses' to become virtual reality game
USA TODAY
Irish filmmaker Eoghan Kidney is crowdfunding a creative solution to this problem: A virtual reality video game that allows the reader to experience the book as the protagonist. Kidney's game, In Ulysses, literally puts the player in Stephen Dedalus ...

Surface Pro 3 + Mandarin Oriental Hotels - Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

Mon, 2014-07-28 17:52

Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

Surface Pro 3 + Mandarin Oriental Hotels
Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows
"The ability to manage the overall environment really put this solution over the top," he said. "The security controls in the enterprise version of Windows gives us the ability to ensure we're never exposing user data to the next guest. This is a ...

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The Miraculous New Spray That Could Help Save Humanity Too - Newsweek

Mon, 2014-07-28 16:50

Newsweek

The Miraculous New Spray That Could Help Save Humanity Too
Newsweek
One company may have a solution. Pureti, a ?distributed? organisation has designed, tested and is now ... Just spray Pureti?s proprietary titanium dioxide-based liquid all over windows and walls, and pat ourselves on the back: we?re turned our homes ...

Escaping a Failed State - CounterPunch

Mon, 2014-07-28 14:44

Escaping a Failed State
CounterPunch
They must be protected. They get picked up in a late model Mercedes Benz bus with tinted windows and an armed guard. There is a small ... Extortion by well-armed and highly organized gangs is now a national problem. Most small businesses, corporations, ...

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Oil trains clogging rail lines used to ship grain - The Columbian

Mon, 2014-07-28 13:04

Modesto Bee

Oil trains clogging rail lines used to ship grain
The Columbian
Eric de Place, an analyst with the Sightline Institute, a Seattle policy nonprofit that closely follows the oil-shipments issue, says potential problems will only increase with an expected surge of oil and coal shipments, if planned export terminals ...
Oil trains crowd out grain shipments to NW portsThe Seattle Times

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Flipkart Ships Android-Powered Xolo Q900s Instead Of Windows Phone Model ... - Gizbot

Mon, 2014-07-28 09:35

Flipkart Ships Android-Powered Xolo Q900s Instead Of Windows Phone Model ...
Gizbot
Here is a big goof-up from Flipkart. A considerable number of Xolo fans purchased Q900S smartphone powered by Windows Phone OS via the above mentioned online retailer. But apparently the customers received the Android version of the same device ...

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Top Rated Electronic Health Record Software Is Free - Forbes

Mon, 2014-07-28 05:49

Top Rated Electronic Health Record Software Is Free
Forbes
As a single software solution, VistA is designed to support almost 9 million vets through about 1,700 different care sites around the country. Which begs the question ... What is truly shocking is healthcare's decade‒long adherence to this business ...

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Truesdale Health marks its centennial - Fall River Herald News

Mon, 2014-07-28 05:10

Truesdale Health marks its centennial
Fall River Herald News
The former Truesdale Hospital was also future oriented. It solved the problem of low lighting in its operating rooms by building large picture windows to let in natural light. It performed the first thoracic surgery, total hip replacement and first ...

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Broken windows mystery solved - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 2014-07-27 17:03

Stuff.co.nz

Broken windows mystery solved
Stuff.co.nz
No-one has been hurt as a result of the breakages. Ngai Tahu Property, which owns the building said investigations had now been conducted on both the internal and external layers of glazing in the building. It appeared the problem was isolated to the ...

Could I do 80 percent of my work on an iPad? - GigaOM

Sun, 2014-07-27 16:04

GigaOM

Could I do 80 percent of my work on an iPad?
GigaOM
In Word, we write the narrative around the requirements — the business problem to be solved, the current and future state of the system, and any gaps between the two states. A Word macro then formats the requirements properly. Lastly, we use Visio to ...

Oil trains crowd out grain shipments to NW ports - The Seattle Times

Sun, 2014-07-27 15:42

Modesto Bee

Oil trains crowd out grain shipments to NW ports
The Seattle Times
As oil trains hauling North Dakota crude delay rail transport of grain to Pacific Northwest ports, the prospect of growing fossil-fuel traffic has some fearing that such shipping disruptions will become a long-term problem impeding exports and the ...
Increase in oil shipments crowds grain off the railsYakima Herald-Republic

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East Windsor couple blame NJ Turnpike expansion for flooded property ... - NJ.com

Sun, 2014-07-27 15:17

East Windsor couple blame NJ Turnpike expansion for flooded property ...
NJ.com
Because the land has become so saturated and the underground water table is now reaching higher levels than before, water is pouring into their basement windows. They're using a sump pump to bail it out, but Leung's husband is skeptical that approach ...

Filming a Beautiful Town in Decay - Daily Beast

Sun, 2014-07-27 11:19

Filming a Beautiful Town in Decay
Daily Beast
Businesses closed, the town center turned ghost-like, homes had tarps on their roof and plastic over broken windows. This was the Rich Hill I grew up in. .... The problem is complex—and so will be the solution. It's not about one acute need, but ...

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Gaza Tunnels: How They Work, What Israel Knew - Jewish Daily Forward (blog)

Sun, 2014-07-27 10:53

Jewish Daily Forward (blog)

Gaza Tunnels: How They Work, What Israel Knew
Jewish Daily Forward (blog)
When he was at the headquarters of the division in charge of cleaning out Seja'iyeh, fire opened up from the windows of Wafa Hospital, whose patients had been evacuated at the beginning of the week after Israel's Coordinator of Government Activities in ...

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Nearly 3 years later, demolition will reshape flood-ravaged towns - Scranton Times-Tribune

Sun, 2014-07-27 08:05

Nearly 3 years later, demolition will reshape flood-ravaged towns
Scranton Times-Tribune
The vacant houses in Jenkins Township's Patch neighborhood are frozen in time, their 2011 recycling stickers still prominently displayed and smears of mud still streaking doors, windows — the ones not broken or removed — and porches with gutters full ...

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Malta's bilateral relations, our allies and windows of opportunity - Malta Independent Online

Sun, 2014-07-27 07:28

Malta's bilateral relations, our allies and windows of opportunity
Malta Independent Online
Although this might not solve the problem, it might very well be a good starting point that will lead member states to realise, discuss and possible agree on a solution in this regard. Malta should also support the Italian presidency policy priorities ...

Outdoors: Hunters scout out products at deer show - Anniston Star

Sun, 2014-07-27 05:15

Outdoors: Hunters scout out products at deer show
Anniston Star
The Camera Tree can solve that problem. ... Windows and doors on the cover can be rolled up for air flow or better visibility when traveling. ... A neat solution for keeping venison and other game cool before traveling to the processor is the Koola ...

Kids learn to use minds, hands at 'Camp Invention' - Macon Telegraph (blog)

Sat, 2014-07-26 22:03

Kids learn to use minds, hands at 'Camp Invention'
Macon Telegraph (blog)
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Sylvia Ann Adamson longed for privacy, so she invented a solution to that problem at "Camp Invention." Using a recycled box, ... The house was complete with windows and doors — including a back door. Speaking on Friday inside the ...

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The Workbench: Tricks of trade when repainting interiors - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Sat, 2014-07-26 16:38

The Workbench: Tricks of trade when repainting interiors
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Caulk the edges of windows and door trim, as well as the top edge of baseboards to hide gaps and create a crisp transition between trim and wall surfaces. Sallee prefers the 35-year siliconized caulk because it resists cracking and shrinkage over time.