Archive: 01/26/2011

Google buys SayNow, fflick

Google ramped up its investment in online entertainment Wednesday with the purchases of a startup devoted to movie talk and another that connects celebrities with fans.

Jan 26, 2011
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Germany suspends payments to global health fund

(AP) -- Germany says it will halt all payments to a $21.7 billion global health fund until it gets answers about serious corruption allegations raised in articles by The Associated Press.

Jan 26, 2011
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Dark matter does not act as growth factor

(PhysOrg.com) -- Massive black holes have been found at the centers of almost all galaxies, where the largest galaxies – which are also the ones embedded in the largest halos of Dark Matter – harbor ...

Jan 26, 2011
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First light for new spectrograph

The new observing instrument VIRUS-W, built by the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics and the University Observatory Munich, saw "first light" on 10th November at the Harlan J. Smith Telescope ...

Jan 26, 2011
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