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Disney Company cuts 700 workers

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Disney dumps 700 employees The Walt Disney Company announced Thursday that it is eliminating positions in its interactive division.  The interactive division includes video games as well as numerous online properties.  Although Disney declined to name a specific number, an ...

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P*ssy Riot 2some attacked

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P*ssy Riot pair trashed at McDonald’s restaurant. . . P*ssy Riot, the ever-changing, Russian feminist punk rock protest group, was once more targeted and attacked in Russia.  Following arrests as well as an attack by horsewhip-wielding Cossack militia in Sochi ...

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Wake Up & Smell the Bacon

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Wake Up & Smell the Bacon by Oscar Mayer. . . Wake Up & Smell the Bacon is a new, interesting albeit initially odd iPhone app brought to you by the people at Oscar Mayer.  The Oscar Mayer Wake Up ...

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Gmail app update 3.0 for iOS out now

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Gmail app update 3.0 is available now Gmail app update 3.0 is now available for iOS.  Highlighted feature improvements include both a simplified method of signing in and a background refresh feature.   In fact, as one early online reviewer put ...

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Craig Venter targets cancer with $70 mil

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Craig Venter, genome pioneer, targets age-related diseases Craig Venter announced Tuesday he has collected a total of $70 million from numerous investors in order to launch HLI (Human Longevity, Inc.).  The goal of the organization is to build the largest ...

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Female doctors do 8 more hours of chores

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Female doctors do more chores than male doctors Female doctors spend more time than male doctors parenting and doing household chores says a study recently published in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine.  Furthermore, researchers believe that this could be ...

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Cone speaker has smart selection

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Cone is the latest in smart, wireless speakers and audio streamers Cone is a new, intelligent conical speaker that can instantly have the right song for the right moment.  The Aether Cone is web-connected music player that promises both simplicity ...

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Disney cracks Dish for 3 days

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Disney skips past Dish Network’s Auto-Hop Disney cracked the Dish . . . Network, that is.  According to the Wall Street Journal, in order to retain the rights to carry Disney channels like ESPN and ABC, the satellite TV distributor ...

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