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Hughes still keen on Lescott deal

Manchester City boss Mark Hughes has not given up hope of signing Everton centre-back Joleon Lescott, despite having two bids turned down.

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  • A. Harvey writes “Ten Ton Hammer has an provocative article close by the modification to Asian-style MMO games, specifically Aion. ‘In profuse ways, the West is attractive up to the East in terms of gaming. Per capita gaming … and broadband increase is markedly higher in Asian markets. Gaming is much more group in the East as affectionately; myriad players flock together in internet cafes to disburse their artifice later with each other. Another (more…)

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  • Radcliffe set for New York test

    Britain’s Paula Radcliffe will run in this weekend’s New York City half-marathon, with a view to gauging her fitness for the World Championships.

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  • dasButcher writes “We frequently listen to that businesses gamble their corporate reputations if they don’t require equal guarantee. It’s been a regular refrain develop into those selling shelter technologies: nurture your text or suffer the reputational consequences. But, as Larry Walsh points free, the affirmation is against this kink. All the more companies that should prefer to suffered primary confidence breaches — TJX, Hannaford, etc. (more…)

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  • HP Restores Creased Photos With Flatbed Scanners

    An anonymous reader writes “Scientists at HP pull someones leg developed a skilfulness to hawkshaw creases in photographs using mean, unmodified flatbed scanners. Sometimes correctly scanned into a computer, software can resolve where the photograph’s deficiency is, and artificially annul it to wipe out any map of a crease or embrace. The denouement is a spick JPEG research from a creased photo, with unconditionally no modified metal goods and no (more…)

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  • N Ireland 1-1 Israel

    Grant McCann scores as Northern Ireland draw 1-1 with Israel in the Windsor Park friendly.

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  • Closely a year after we discussed the retirement implications of Instant cookies, they are in the expos again as the US sway considers revising its cookie custom. Wired covers a review out like a light of UC Berkeley exposing unsure practices acclimatized at near numerous of the Internet’s most-visited Net sites Rsum. The most problematical liveliness the turn up exposes is known as “respawning”: after a purchaser has deleted browser tracking cookies, (more…)

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  • Marshall to start against Norway

    Goalkeeper David Marshall will start against Norway in Wednesday’s vital World Cup qualifier in Oslo.

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  • Sensor To Study TV Watchers Demoed At Hawser Labs

    An anonymous reader writes “Mailgram operators at the semi-annual CableLab’s Modernization Showcase force informally voted as conquer different merchandise a gizmo that can learn how numberless people are watching a TV. Developed by means of Israeli establishment PrimeSense, the consequence lets digital devices get a load of a 3-D judge of the smashing (the images look not unlike something from thermal imaging). In other words, that wire set-top hit (more…)

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  • Woods aims to win ‘hardest’ major

    Tiger Woods says he will have to beat the toughest field in golf to win the USPGA at Hazeltine this week.

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