Archive: 05/08/2009

5 Feasible Renewable Energy Sources

(PhysOrg.com) -- President Barack Obama has made no secret of his desire to develop a "green economy" that includes renewable energy projects meant to benefit the environment. He has said that part of the economic recovery in ...

dateMay 08, 2009 in Energy & Green Tech weblog
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Study finds African Americans at greater risk after PCI

A study from one of the largest public health systems in the country has found that African American patients experienced significantly worse outcomes after angioplasty and stenting than patients of other races, though researchers ...

dateMay 08, 2009 in Other
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Hackers breach US air traffic control computers

Hackers broke into US air traffic control computers on several occasions over the past few years and increased reliance on Web applications and commercial software has made networks more vulnerable, according ...

dateMay 08, 2009 in Internet
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Jordan queen all a-Twitter over papal visit

Jordan's Queen Rania "twittered" on the social online network about Pope Benedict XVI's first ever visit to an Arab country on Friday, as the pontiff kicked off his Holy Land tour.

dateMay 08, 2009 in Internet
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Obama won't fight global warming with bear rules

(AP) -- The Obama administration, which promised a sharp break from the Bush White House on global warming, declared Friday it would stick with a Bush-era policy against expanding protection for climate-threatened ...

dateMay 08, 2009 in Environment
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Verizon offers to cut exclusive time for phones

(AP) -- Verizon Wireless has offered to shorten the period in which it demands exclusive rights to new cell phones from LG and Samsung in an effort to give small rural carriers a better chance to sell up-to-date phones.

dateMay 08, 2009 in Telecom
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