New incentives needed to develop antibiotics to fight superbugs

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  • May 31, 2016
NEW YORK Drugmakers are renewing efforts to develop medicines to fight emerging antibiotic-resistant bacteria, but creating new classes of drugs on the scale needed is unlikely to happen without new financial incentives to make the effort worth the in...
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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Shelby GT350 Mustang’s Engine

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  • Jun 04, 2015
“My job is horsepower,” said Adam Christian, engine performance technical expert at Ford. And one glance at the numbers – 102 ponies per liter in particular – and it’s clear he and his team deserve a raise. Christian is one of many proud paren...
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Enel to invest around 2.5 billion euros in broadband plan

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  • Mar 23, 2016
MILAN Italian utility Enel said on Wednesday it planned to invest around 2.5 billion euros ($2.8 billion) to help develop a national ultrafast broadband network.The state-controlled utility said in a statement it plans to gradually roll out a fiber-to-...
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Spring AMPQ 1.6.0 Release Candidate (and 1.5.6) Available

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  • May 10, 2016
We are pleased to announce that the Spring AMQP 1.6 release candidate (1.6.0.RC1) is now available in the spring milestone repo.The 1.5.6 maintenance release is also available with a few bug fixes.Here is a summary of the 1.6.0 release contents, for more...
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Nailed it: scientists describe weird ancient hammerhead reptile

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  • May 08, 2016
WASHINGTON It was a creature so outlandish that scientists say it reminds them of the fanciful beasts conjured up by Dr. Seuss. But would the famous children's book author have thought up a marine reptile with a hammerhead snout it used to snack on alg...
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Ford Recalls New Mustangs Built In Flat Rock, Some Lincolns, Edges, And More

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  • Oct 28, 2015
DETROIT (CBS Detroit) After a huge round of recalls Tuesday from GM, Fiat and Chrysler, Ford Motor Company is issuing two safety recalls and one safety compliance recall in North America. The Ford recalls affect some versions of the Edge, Lincoln MKX, E-s...
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Exclusive: Amazon expanding deliveries by its 'on-demand' drivers

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  • Feb 18, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO Inc is quietly inviting drivers for its new "on-demand" delivery service to handle its standard packages, as the online retailer known for low prices and razor-thin profit margins looks to speed up delivery times and tamp down ...
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U.S., Apple ratchet up rhetoric in fight over encryption

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  • Feb 20, 2016
WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Justice filed a motion on Friday seeking to compel Apple Inc (AAPL.O) to comply with a judge's order to unlock the encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters, portraying the tech giant's refusal a...
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Now you're talking: human-like robot may one day care for dementia patients

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  • Mar 07, 2016
SINGAPORE With her brown hair, soft skin and expressive face, Nadine is a new brand of human-like robot that could one day, scientists hope, be used as a personal assistant or care provider for the elderly.The 1.7-metre tall Nadine was created in the l...
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Facebook's next frontier: chatbots, live video

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  • Apr 12, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it has opened up its Messenger app to developers to create chatbots, hoping that by simulating one-on-one conversations between users and companies it will expand its reach in customer service and enterprise t...
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