Day: November 6, 2017

Sentences

What is a standard? & What does it do? In essence, a standard is an agreed way of doing something. It could be about making a product, managing a process, delivering a service or supplying materials – standards can cover

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Moving Image

See also: History of television Video technology was first developed for mechanical television systems, which were quickly replaced by cathode ray tube (CRT) television systems, but several new technologies for video display devices have since been invented. Video was originally

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The brilliant management strategy of Google

A recent BuzzFeed profile of Google’s new CEO, Sundar Pichai, paints a picture of Pichai as an even-keeled, relatively predictable kind of guy. Formerly Google’s product chief, Pichai became Google’s CEO in 2015, after the company reorganized its management structure.

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How Alibaba’s Jack Ma Is Building a Truly Global Retail Empire

Jack Ma is one of China’s richest men, with a fortune valued at nearly $30 billion. As executive chairman of Alibaba Group, he leads the dominant force in Chinese e-commerce, a company with a market value of $264 billion and

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Zuckerberg Has The Tools To Enact Radical Political Policy

Mark Zuckerberg’s comments a few days ago, about the necessity of a universal basic income, reveal that the Facebook CEO is feeling bold in his now fairly obvious political ambitions. The very concept of a basic income – paid to

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Future Saudi king arrests

Prince Alwaleed, a nephew of the king and owner of investment firm Kingdom Holding, invests in firms such as Citigroup and Twitter. He was among 11 princes, four ministers and tens of former ministers detained, three senior officials told Reuters

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Kobe Steel executives to decide whether to resign after external probe

TOKYO (Reuters) – Kobe Steel (5406.T) executives, including President Hiroya Kawasaki, will decide whether to resign to take responsibility for a cheating scandal after a report from independent investigators due by year-end, two sources told Reuters. The company also plans

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Athletics World

Athletics include track and field games. Track games include running while field games include jumping and throws. I used to participate in track games that in 200m and 400m and one field game that is long jump. I had been

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Greece seek redemption

“We do not want an extra bonus, or money. We only play for Greece and its people.” This was a heartening footnote to Greece climbing their highest peak for a decade. While pain was the only prevalent emotion in Recife,

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Superbike Racing

Motorcycles VS Cars: An Ongoing Debate This is actually tough to map the 1st bike back to its own beginnings, the initial model bike arrived in to being actually in Paris in 1867. In 1884, the very first office layout

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First American woman race

Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman for 40 years to win the New York Marathon as she captured her first major world title. The 36-year-old, runner-up in 2010 and sixth at last year’s Olympics, won in two hours 26

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John Cena isn’t retiring from WWE

The WWE Network has updated the schedule for the week ahead, with the revelation that this week’s Flashback Friday content will feature a look back at several WWE veterans. At 3pm Eastern, there will be an airing of the July

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Ireland Duffy Injury

FOOTBALL. The game of American football as played today by high school, college, and professional teams grew out of rugby-style football which in the mid-1870s replaced a largely kicking game known as association football. Although initially played on village greens

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Peak Climbing

Trip Introduction Island Peak climbing with Everest Base Camp Trek is a fantastic experience in the Himalayas of Nepal. It is designed for energetic and physically fit trekkers with little or no experience in mountain expedition. Island Peak (6,189m/20,305ft) is

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White Water Rafting

Humans have been exploring rivers, lakes and oceans since the Stone Age, and the crafts that our ancestors developed to navigate waterways reflect the specific needs of their local environments. The modern day canoe most likely originated about 8,000 years

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