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Uber investors Benchmark are suing Travis Kalanick

Uber investors Benchmark are suing Travis Kalanick

Now one of those investors has escalated the battle by suing Mr. Kalanick claiming fraud and other transgressions, in an attempt to remove him from Uber's board of directors. Axios said it was unable to reach either Benchmark or Kalanick. If the firm is successful, Kalanick would be kicked off the board of directors, which would also likely put an end to his rumored return to the company he helped found. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. scientists closer to pig-to-human organ transplants

U.S. scientists closer to pig-to-human organ transplants

Pig organs are the same size as human organs and function pretty much the same way but pig to human transplantation has always been an elusive goal for researchers due to fear of activating dormant viral diseases in the pig's cells. Recent gene editing advances, however, are rejuvenating interest in pig-to-human transplants. In this latest work, scientists are working specifically with pig organs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ancient infant skull yields insights into human-ape lineage

Ancient infant skull yields insights into human-ape lineage

Previous Nyanzapithecus species have only been identified by their teeth, and scientists haven't been able to agree on whether the species were indeed apes. Growth lines on the adult teeth showed Alesi was one year and four months old at death. This newly-described species of ape, dubbed Nyanzapithecus alesi (or just Alesi for short), lived long before modern apes and humans diverged along separate evolutionary paths (humans split from apes around six to seven million years ago), but ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Adjunto do Governo exonerado por viagem à China

Adjunto do Governo exonerado por viagem à China

Agora o adjunto do secretário José Luís Carneiro terá de provar se as despesas da sua viagem excederam ou não os limites impostos pelo Código de Conduta anunciado pelo ministro Augusto Santos Silva há um ano. Ao jornal Observador , Nuno Barreto admitiu que a estadia nos vários dias em que esteve na China foi paga pela empresa tecnológica, salvaguardando que ficaram a seu cargo as viagens de avião. Consulte Mais Informação

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Atari announces Tempest 4000, Jeff Minter involved

Atari announces Tempest 4000, Jeff Minter involved

Atari is resurrecting one of the most badass arcade games ever made, known for its psychedelic visuals and world-renowned soundtrack. The involvement of Minter is great news, considering that previously he was " beyond disgusted " with Atari after it hit his studio Llamasoft with a lawsuit over the PS Vita title, TxK , which Minter had previously described as being 'distantly related to Tempest 2000' . Consulte Mais Informação

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Mystery planet Nibiru might collide with Earth

Mystery planet Nibiru might collide with Earth

Despite a lack of evidence, David Meade - along with a number of other conspiracy theorists - claim Bible passages and the solar eclipse's existence support the idea that the end of times are nigh. This, Meade points out, "is indeed an incredible omen and a frightful sign". An unseen planet debunked by Nasa, Nibiru was first mentioned in 1976 by Zecharia Sitchin in his cult book The 12th Planet . Consulte Mais Informação

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IPhone 8 não deverá estar disponível em rosa dourado

IPhone 8 não deverá estar disponível em rosa dourado

O primeiro relatório chegou no início desta semana a partir de Weibo. Nela, vemos preto, prateado e dourado. A Apple já havia anunciado que pelo menos um iPhone seria lançado em setembro, não seria o iPhone 7S lançado em setembro, dando mais tempo para a Apple suprir a demanda do iPhone 8? Tal como acontece com todos os rumores de pré-lançamento, isto é apenas uma especulação. Consulte Mais Informação

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Criança pede emprego à NASA

Criança pede emprego à NASA

A Nasa recebe inscrições até o dia 14 de agosto, mas há restrições. Os candidatos precisam ser cidadãos americanos, ter experiência com programas espaciais e concordar em trabalhar em sigilo absoluto. Eu sou muito bom com video games. A principal qualificação de Jack Davis, que assina como um "Guardião da Galáxia" que anda na "quarta classe", surge já no final da carta: "Como sou novo, posso aprender a pensar como um extraterrestre". Consulte Mais Informação

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Bevin pursuing new $1.6B Toyota, Mazda plant in US

Bevin pursuing new $1.6B Toyota, Mazda plant in US

The plant would employ almost 4,000 workers to produce both cars and crossover vehicles. This new plant is expected to generate around 4,000 jobs, "well i think anytime the possibility of jobs, coming to MS is a good thing I'd like to see what's being offered in the way of incentives for them to come what kind of training will be offered to citizens who live here what the pay scale for the jobs would be". Consulte Mais Informação

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