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Google's Pixel phone shines despite misgauging demand
Technology
Published in 27-1-2017
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The Pixel phone, Google's answer to Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy, is off to a promising start but might have done even better had Google managed consumer demand as smartly as the device's sleek design. The Pixel's success is important to Google because it wants to ensure there's a stylish Android phone to compete with the iPhone and drive ...>>
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Hawaii bill would classify homelessness as medical condition
Technology
Published in 27-1-2017
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HONOLULU (AP) As an emergency room doctor, Hawaii Sen. Josh Green sees homeless patients suffering from diabetes, mental health problems and an array of medical issues that are more difficult to manage when they are homeless or do not have permanent housing. The isolated state's high food and housing costs have prompted thousands of locally-born residents and transplants to erect tents and ...>>
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Microsoft beats 2Q forecasts as focus shifts from Windows
Technology
Published in 27-1-2017
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NEW YORK (AP) Microsoft Corp. reported yet another quarter of stronger-than-expected results on Thursday, thanks to its focus on online services and business software rather than its legacy Windows operating system. Businesses and government agencies are increasingly turning to such "cloud computing" services, which again helped boost Microsoft's revenue, just as it did in the previous quar ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 27-1-2017
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According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

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Scientists will live in a dome for 8 months to simulate Mars
Technology
Published in 20-1-2017
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HONOLULU (AP) Six carefully selected scientists will spend the next eight months living inside a man-made dome on a remote Hawaii volcano as part of a human-behavior study that could help NASA as it draws up plans for sending astronauts on long missions to Mars. The four men and two women were scheduled to move into their new simulated space home Thursday afternoon on Mauna Loa, settling into th ...>>
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Report: NYPD mental health training needs better utilization
Technology
Published in 20-1-2017
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NEW YORK (AP) The New York Police Department has trained more than 5,000 police officers on how to handle mental health crisis calls but doesn't have a way to dispatch those officers when the calls come in, according to a report published Thursday. The four-day training program for officers, which began in the summer of 2015, was built off a nationally recognized instructional model, called ...>>
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How to watch inauguration events, with or without TV
Technology
Published in 20-1-2017
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NEW YORK (AP) The lack of a TV set shouldn't prevent you from following Friday's presidential inauguration ceremony, the pomp and circumstance surrounding it, and the many protests and marches planned around the country. Television channels carrying the inauguration live include ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, PBS, C-SPAN and Fox News, as well as Telemundo in Spanish. Without a TV, you can check ...>>
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Former president's breathing tube indicates severe pneumonia
Technology
Published in 20-1-2017
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Former President George H.W. Bush is being treated for pneumonia in intensive care at a Houston hospital where doctors are evaluating him before removing a breathing tube. When a patient is not getting enough oxygen in the blood, doctors will insert a soft plastic breathing tube into the windpipe and connect the patient to a breathing machine called a ventilator. The longer a patient has a breat ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 20-1-2017
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According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Amazon plans to hire 100,000 over the next 18 months
Technology
Published in 13-1-2017
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NEW YORK (AP) Amazon plans to hire 100,000 full time workers over the next 18 months, highlighting its ambitious expansion plans and the sharp contrast the e-commerce powerhouse strikes against traditional brick-and-mortar retailers, many of which are cutting jobs and closing stores . The new hires will largely support new Amazon fulfillment centers in states such as Texas and California, expan ...>>
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Correction: Arizona-Dark Skies story
Technology
Published in 13-1-2017
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The National Park Service says a decadeslong commitment to preserving a dark sky for stargazers and wildlife is paying off for a small Arizona city, with images showing far less excess artificial light than cities of comparable size (AP) A decadeslong commitment to preserving a dark sky for stargazers and wildlife is paying off for a small Arizona city, with images showing far less excess artifi ...>>
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Snowfall from 67% to 161%: Huge shift in California drought
Technology
Published in 13-1-2017
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Recent storms bearing some of the heaviest snow and rain to hit Northern California in decades have helped bring a dramatic turnaround after more than five years of drought, which covered the state just a year ago. Amount of water California's reservoirs were off the average, by acre-feet, or annual supplies for a household, in 2015 How many years' worth of normal r ...>>
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Phone hacking company falls victim to hackers
Technology
Published in 13-1-2017
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Cellebrite, a digital forensics firm known for helping law enforcement crack into locked smartphones, has itself fallen victim to hackers. In a series of messages posted to Twitter, he said that most of the data consisted of technical information, evidence and log files but that some of the information contained customer data. According to Cellebrite, the server in question included a database b ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 13-1-2017
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According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

Reference: www.chron.com
Ryan: Lawmakers will act this year on replacing health law
Technology
Published in 6-1-2017
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No. 2 Senate GOP leader John Cornyn of Texas said writing a new health care law would be a top priority in his chamber but stopped short of saying senators would complete that this year. GOP Ohio Gov. John Kasich, whose state is covering hundreds of thousands of additional people under the health care law's Medicaid expansion, expressed concerns to reporters in Cleveland about whether Congre ...>>
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