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250,000 street signs in New York City feature street names in capital letters only, which is not the national standard. Having no other issues on the table, The New York City Department of Transportation has decided to fix the problem and put up proper signs featuring both capital and lower-case letters at a cost of $27.5 million. The Transportation Department hopes to have the job completed by 2018 with 11,000 of the most important improperly capitaled (more…)

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  • Contador signs for Saxo Bank team

    Tour de France winner Alberto Contador join Bjarne Riis’s Team Saxo Bank following his departure from the Astana team.

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  • Dorrans signs new West Brom deal

    West Bromwich Albion midfielder Graham Dorrans signs a new four-year deal with the Baggies – ending West Ham’s hopes of capturing the 23-year-old.

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  • Zenden signs new Sunderland deal

    Sunderland winger Boudewijn Zenden signs a new one-year contract with the club.

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  • Microsoft Signs Android Patent Deal With HTC

    adeelarshad82 writes “Microsoft and HTC have signed a patent deal that will provide broad coverage under Microsoft’s patent portfolio for HTC’s mobile phones running the Android mobile platform. The announcement comes in the wake of a massive patent suit from Apple, which alleged 20 instances of patent infringement on the part of HTC.”

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  • Eduardo signs new deal at Arsenal

    Arsenal striker Eduardo signs a new long-term contract at the club.

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  • Doable Sad Dilemma Signs At the Essence

    Detailed American has a lecture on meditation that vile significance may be behind meandering diffusion in the galactic center. Dawn in 2003, researchers led at hand Douglas Finkbeiner noticed a barmy extra of microwave emission in the WMAP information, after all known sources of such emanation were accounted into. Statistics from NASA’s Fermi Gamma-Ray Stretch Crush resulted in a correspond to anomoly in gamma rays. “A rag posted to the physics preprint (more…)

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  • Kompany signs new Man City deal

    Manchester City defender Vincent Kompany signs a new five-year deal with the Premier League club that keeps him at Eastlands until 2014.

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