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Floyd Mayweather Announces Rematch Versus Marcos Maidana

Source: Business Balla | Jul 10 2014, 2:30pm CDT | by Forbes

Floyd Mayweather announced plans Thursday to return to the ring on September 13 in a rematch against Argentine boxer...
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Here's why 2,000 techies will converge in downtown Raleigh next week

Nov 4 2014 5:02pm CST | Source: Triangle Business Journal

It turns out, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak can sell tickets. The Internet Summit, coming to Raleigh next week, has fewer than 100 remaining tickets. The event, which counts Wozniak and Yahoo Tech founder David Pogue as keynote speakers, happens at the Raleigh Convention Center Nov. 11 through the 13, and is expected to bring more than 2,000 digital marketers, entrepreneurs and executives to the Triangle. The seventh annual event is also brining ...
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Daydreaming, reality run in opposite directions
New York, Nov 21 (IANS) While tracking brain activity in people who imagined scenes or watched videos, researchers have discovered that as people daydream, its path through the brain runs opposite reality. | by IANS
 
Ancient buried canyon in Tibet unearthed
Washington, Nov 21 (IANS) An ancient, deep canyon buried along the Yarlung Tsangpo river in south Tibet has been found. | by IANS
 
Caffeine blocks cocaine's effects on women sex cycle
New York, Nov 21 (IANS) Caffeine, a compound found in tea, coffee and various nuts and berries may offer a new treatment option for women cocaine addicts, research shows. | by IANS
 
 

CHART: Despite Xiaomi's Explosive Growth, Samsung Is Still The Most Valuable Android Maker

Nov 4 2014 3:25pm CST | Source: Business Insider

Xiaomi, the so-called "Apple of China," is looking to raise money at a valuation between $40 and $50 billion. The discussions are still at an early stage, but it's still impressive considering Xiaomi is a 3-year-old company that's also the biggest smartphone maker in China and the fourth-largest smartphone maker in the world. Compared to other Android manufacturers, Xiaomi's proposed valuation would put it ahead of most of the field, but it ...
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Intel-backed 13-year-old may be youngest VC-funded entrepreneur

Nov 4 2014 3:02pm CST | Source: San Jose Business Journal

Shubham Banerjee is among a couple dozen entrepreneurs who received funding from Intel Capital on Tuesday, but he is probably the only one whose father had to drive him there. The Santa Clara 13-year-old may be the youngest inventor to win venture funding after Intel gave him seed funding a month ago before his latest birthday. He is two years younger than British teen inventor Nick D'Aloisio was when he got funding for Summly in 2011, a news reading ap ...
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Here's what analysts expect from Almost Family this week

Nov 4 2014 1:44pm CST | Source: Business First of Louisville

Louisville-based home health nursing and personal care company Almost Family Inc. (NASDAQ: AFAM) will report financial results for its third quarter tomorrow. The earnings are expected to be released before the market opens. Analysts surveyed by Thompson Financial Network expect the company to post earnings of 42 cents per share, according to Yahoo! Finance. That would be up from this time last year, when the company posted earnings of 24 cents per share. Higher ...
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Wall Street welcomes Alibaba results

Nov 4 2014 11:55am CST | Source: Business Insider

New York (AFP) - Chinese online commerce giant Alibaba met Wall Street expectations Tuesday in its first quarterly report after completing the world's biggest stock offering, propelling its stock to record territory.Alibaba said its adjusted third quarter net profit rose by 15 percent to $1.1 billion. But using standard accounting practices that include depreciation and one-time costs, profits fell 39 percent to $494 million.Revenue jumped 53.7 percent from ...
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Bomb damages police inspector’s home

Nov 4 2014 11:27am CST | Source: Malta Media

The police have reported that a powerful explosiong caused by a bomb damaged a police inspector’s home in Zurrieq early on Tuesday morning. The blast blew off the garage door and caused structural damage to the residence and neighbouring houses. Cars parked nearby were also ...
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Facebook’s Pivotal Moment

Nov 4 2014 10:11am CST | Source: Forbes Real Time

Peter Thiel recounts how Yahoo! offered a billion dollars for Facebook, and why the 22-year-old Mark Zuckerberg turned it d ...
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Japan PM dissolves lower house
Tokyo, Nov 21 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Friday dissolved the lower house of parliament for a general election, a media report said. Abe hopes to gain a fresh mandate to continue his economic policies...
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Ancient buried canyon in Tibet unearthed
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Bulgaria sack national football team coach
Sofia, Nov 21 (IANS) The Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) fired the national team coach Lyuboslav Penev, five days after a disappointing draw at home against Malta in a qualifying round for the European Championship 2016...
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Orlando Bloom: Starring The Hobbit films is an honour
Orlando Bloom says it has been a ''great honour and a privilege'' to be part of 'The Hobbit' movie series. The 37-year-old actor was delighted to be asked to reprise his 'Lord of the Rings' role of Legolas in the...
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Justin Bieber to surprise Selena Gomez?
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Hilary Swank has sleepless nights
Hilary Swank can't sleep because of injustice in the world. The 'Million Dollar Baby' actress - who was raised on a trailer park in Washington - is a great ''empathizer'' and can't help but wish she could do more for...
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Julianne Moore: Meryl Streep is my role model
Julianne Moore's role model is Meryl Streep. The 53-year-old actress was inspired to become a movie star by the three-time Oscar winner and admits she has always admired her work and the way in which she lives her life...
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