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  • VIDEO: Cup exit disappoints Villas-Boas
    By on October 31, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments


    Spurs manager Andre Villas-Boas is disappointed his side collapsed with minutes remaining in their fourth round League Cup defeat away to Norwich.

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  • EFF And Others Push For Open Wifi APs Everywhere
    By on October 30, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    netbuzz writes “Forging ahead with an initiative that proved controversial when introduced last year, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and nine other groups today are advancing the Open Wireless Movement to encourage ubiquitous sharing of Internet access. ‘We envision a world where sharing one’s Internet connection is the norm,’ said EFF Activist Adi Kamdar, in a press release. ‘A world of open wireless would encourage privacy, promote (more…)

  • VIDEO: Wenger proud of Walcott display
    By on October 30, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger praises Theo Walcott ‘s performance as the Gunners come from 4-0 down to beat Reading 7-5 in extra-time of their League Cup tie.

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  • Guscott’s Premiership predictions
    By on October 25, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    BBC rugby union expert gives his verdict on round seven of the Premiership season

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  • How Do You Eat a Triceratops? Start By Ripping the Head Off
    By on October 25, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    scibri writes “Once a Tyrannosaurus took down a Triceratops, how did it go about eating it? By looking at the bite marks on Triceratops fossils, a group of paleontologists have pieced together the steps, and created an illustrated guide. Step one? Pull off the head.”

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  • Canadian Space Agency Shows Off Prototype Rovers
    By on October 20, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “At its headquarters in Longueuil, Que. Friday, the Canadian Space Agency rolled out a fleet of about a half-dozen prototype rovers that are the forerunners of vehicles that may one day explore the moon or Mars. The agency said the terrestrial rovers bring it one step closer to developing the next generation for space exploration.”

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  • Ennis & Weir win UK fans’ awards
    By on October 20, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Jessica Ennis is named Olympic athlete of the year and David Weir wins Paralympian of the year in a UK Athletics vote.

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  • Jenkinson’s future ‘with England’
    By on October 15, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    Arsenal’s young defender Carl Jenkinson commits his future to England after talks with manager Roy Hodgson.

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  • CIA: Flying Skyhook Wasn’t Just For James Bond, It Actually Rescued Agents
    By on October 15, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    coondoggie writes “This had to be one hell of a ride. The CIA today said it added a pretty cool item to its museum archives — the instruction card for officers being plucked off the ground by a contraption that would allow a person to be snatched off the ground by a flying aircraft without the plane actually landing.”

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  • US and EU Clash Over Whois Data
    By on October 10, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    itwbennett writes “ICANN wants to store more data (including credit card information) about domain name registrations in its Whois database, wants to hold on to that data for two years after registration ends, and wants to force registrant contact information to be re-verified annually — moves that are applauded by David Vladeck, director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection. The E.U.’s Article 29 Working Group is markedly (more…)