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+ - -50 Daily Psychological Challenges for Adults Living Alone->

Submitted by John Snow
John Snow (3754317) writes "Numerous family members target on handling medications and attending to physical requirements in regards to ensuring the protection of their aged beloved ones. But emotional challenges can prove to be as much riskier for an adult who lives alone. Do you know the top 3 emotional challenges experienced by seniors who live alone? Want to learn that? Just visit our blog."
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+ - 102 SAP as a career ->

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "Dear SAPer,

Why you should choose a career in SAP? You might already know that it is one of the best and highest paying job you'll ever find. Here's why:

There are now 44.500 installations of SAP, in 120 countries, with more thenten million users
Top companies in any countries with the highest market value use SAP software. This means you will bemarketable and in-demand among the any large firms.
You could earn over $1000/Day as a SAP professional.
SAP AG is investing over $5 billion in the next five years. Wow... that's "Billion""

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+ - 403 Australian government moving forward with website blocks to fight piracy->

Submitted by angry tapir
angry tapir (1463043) writes "Australia is moving closer to a regime under which ISPs will be forced to block access to websites whose "dominant purpose" is to facilitate copyright violations. A secret government discussion paper (PDF) has been leaked and proposes a system of website blocking and expanded liability for ISPs when it comes to "reasonable steps that can be taken ... to discourage or reduce online copyright infringement"."
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+ - 116 Engineering final year project - Best Project Centre (IEEE & non-IEEE)->

Submitted by Wiztechplc
Wiztechplc (3718443) writes "Wiztech – 9940426826. Is the best engineering final year project Centre for IEEE and non-IEEE projects in latest advanced technology with 100% practical hands-on projects handling and individual batch guidance and full support to finish their projects on time.

Students from engineering final year wants to do final year projects. But they have some doubts about, which domain have to select and which project is best for future and new in technology and how to start the project and what are the steps are there to finish the project. Here Wiztech is help to students these questions. Wiztech is give full support to students to finish their final year projects in IEEE and non-IEEE papers with 100% practical experience of their projects. This is what students really want. Wiztech Fulfill the students requirements and supporting their placement in core industry."

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+ - 103 Top 10 Most Greatest Entrepreneurs Today->

Submitted by sophiawright05
sophiawright05 (3764995) writes "Being coordinators and administrators of organizations, business visionaries hold capable positions in the general public. They are among the most regarded individuals on the planet in light of the fact that they have qualities that not all individuals do, and they do things that most conventional individuals may discover undoable."
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+ - 115 Recent analysis shows VBA devs are paid as much as C# devs ...->

Submitted by AfBoy
AfBoy (3764969) writes "This analysis is of tech job ads in the US, Australia, and Great Britain. VBA devs are paid on par with C# developers, although demand for their skills is much lower.

A graph of salary vs demand shows three groupings of languages, although not all skills are listed here (graph becomes too difficult to read otherwise). Some popular languages bot shown on the chart are C and C++ which also fall in the "established leaders" cluster and are not far off C# and Java."

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+ - 102 What is MacBook Pro?->

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "The MacBook Pro is a line of Macintosh portable computers introduced in 2006 by Apple Inc., and now in its third generation. MacBook Pro was the second model, after the iMac, to be announced in the Apple–Intel transition. It is also the high-end model of the MacBook family and is currently produced with 13- and 15-inch screens, but it is still unable to play Blu-ray Disc. Recently, a powerful Blu-ray player has made it to the end. The fabulous Blu-ray player software named MacBook Pro Retina Blu-ray Player is released by Macgo International Limited, a famous Blu-ray DVD media tools' developer. With the most advanced Blu-ray-wise technology and rich experience, it made the world's first Blu-ray Player for all Apple Macs."
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+ - 191 Will Your Next Car Be Covered In Morphing Dimples?

Submitted by cartechboy
cartechboy (2660665) writes "Golfing and cars, not much in common there. But that's about to change thanks to a new technology from a research lab at MIT called Smorphs. The idea is simple: put a set of dynamic dimples on the exterior of a car to improve its surface aerodynamics and make it slipperier, and therefore faster. Pedro Reis is the mechanical engineering and research spearheading this project. A while ago Mythbusters proved the validity of the dimpled car form in a much more low-tech way. The concept uses a hollow core surrounded by a thick, deformable layer, and a smoother outer skin. When vacuum is applied, the outer layers suck in to form the dimples. The technology is only in its very earliest stages, but we could see this applied to future vehicles in an effort to make them faster and more fuel efficient."

+ - 103 Fresh new service offered by Yandex->

Submitted by HelenEG
HelenEG (3764963) writes "The biggest search engine company in Russia tackling the business of local search with Yandex.City – an Android, iOS and web application that takes users reviews about shops, restaurants, bars and more. Users would be able to find the most preferred local places and spend their money there. This is part of Yandex's s plan to develop their advertising business and take the company to the next level."
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+ - 102 Photo Grid - Frame Maker available on iTunes store-> 1

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "A picture speaks millions of words without uttering anything. Everyone likes to keep their old pictures safe and sound as these could be considered as the most valuable asset when it comes to remembering those good old memories. It is always annoying and frustrating when your mobile phone does not allow you to take new pictures because of low space memory and you don’t want to delete any data or files to free your memory space."
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+ - 141 Poetry for sysadmins: Shall I compare thee to a lumbering bear?->

Submitted by itwbennett
itwbennett (1594911) writes "Don't forget that tomorrow is Sysadmin Day — a good day to show love to the folks who save your butt again and again when you mess up your computer. Forget the chocolate and flowers, long-time sysadmin Sandra Henry-Stocker has tailored some poems to celebrate these under appreciated, hard-working souls."
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+ - 104 The Earth barely missed solar storm equal to the Carrington event

Submitted by eclectro
eclectro (227083) writes "NASA is reporting that in July 2012 that a huge solar storm crossed the path that the Earth takes, with Earth missing it by a week. If the storm had occurred a week earlier it would have at least equaled the 1859 Carrington event. It would have sent civilization back to the 18th century costing the world economy 2 Trillion dollars. A scientist has calculated that the odds of this happening in the next ten years is 12%."

+ - 103 Metamason: Revolutionizing CPAP masks with 3D Scanning and 3D Printing-> 2

Submitted by Leslie Oliver Karpas
Leslie Oliver Karpas (3764545) writes "As millions of Americans with Obstructive Sleep Apnea struggle to get a good night’s sleep, one company has harnessed 3D technology to revolutionize CPAP therapy. As the go-to resource for 3D printing news reported today, “Metamason is working on custom CPAP masks for sleep apnea patients via 3D scanning, smart geometry, and 3D printing.”

“We’re at the crossroads of 3D technology and personalized medicine,” says Metamason founder and CEO Leslie Oliver Karpas. “There are many medical products that would be infinitely more comfortable and effective with a customized fit. CPAP therapy is the perfect example—it’s a very effective treatment with a 50% quit rate, because mass-produced masks are uncomfortable and don’t fit properly.” CPAP is a respiratory device worn during sleep to treat OSA, which affects 1 in 4 men and 1 in 9 women in the US alone.

“Our design also gets rid of the undignified front-facing elephant tube most CPAP masks have, and redirects airflow around to the crown of the head, where it won’t interfere with your or your partner’s sleep,” explains Karpas.

Metamason’s “ScanFitPrint” process for creating their custom Respere masks translates a 3D scan of the patient’s face into a 3D printed custom mask that is a perfect individual fit. To print the masks in soft, biocompatible silicone, Metamason invented a proprietary 3D printing process called Investment Molding, which creates wholly integrated products that were previously considered “unmoldable.”

“3D technology is changing how products are made,” Karpas states. “We are thrilled to be at the front lines as changemakers, ushering in customization though parametric design and on-demand 3D manufacturing.”"

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+ - 138 Long-range electric car world speed record broken by Australian students-> 1

Submitted by is_this_gdog
is_this_gdog (3764791) writes "Sunswift solar car team from UNSW Australia has broken* an international world speed record for the fastest long-range electric vehicle, averaging a speed of 107km/h (66mph) over 500km (310miles) from a single charge with their car, eVe. Solar panels were not used for this record (with solar, the car has a range of over 500 miles), the challenge was endurance speed with battery only. There are faster electric cars, and one or two with longer range if you go slow enough — Sunswift eVe is the first to officially do 500kms at highway speeds.

CNET Feature + video:

(*pending official FIA approval!)"

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+ - 152 One trillion Bq released by nuclear debris removal at Fukushima so far

Submitted by AmiMoJo
AmiMoJo (196126) writes "The operator of the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant says more than one trillion becquerels of radioactive substances were released as a result of debris removal work at one of the plant's reactors. Radioactive cesium was detected at levels exceeding the government limit in rice harvested last year in Minami Soma, some 20 kilometers from Fukushima Daiichi. TEPCO presented the Nuclear Regulation Authority with an estimate that the removal work discharged 280 billion becquerels per hour of radioactive substances, or a total of 1.1 trillion becquerels. The plant is believed to be still releasing an average of 10 million becquerels per hour of radioactive material."

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