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Obama Lays Wreath at Arlington National Cemetery
Obama Lays Wreath at Arlington National Cemetery. President Barack Obama has laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns to honor
USA TODAY
obama
2002-04-02 00:00:00
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10,423
A Look at the Health of the Chinese Economy
Tim Haywood, investment director business-unit head for fixed income at Gam, discusses the China beige book and the state of the economy.
Bloomberg
economy
2008-09-20 00:00:00
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Nouriel Roubini: Global Economy Not Back to 2008
Nouriel Roubini, NYU professor and chairman at Roubini Global Economics, explains why the global economy isn't facing the same conditions
Bloomberg
economy
2012-01-28 00:00:00
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27,788
Finland GDP Expands In Q4
Finland's economy expanded marginally in the three months ended December, after contracting in the previous quarter, preliminary figures from Statistics Finland showed Monday.
RTT News
economy
2015-03-01 00:06:00
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27,789
Tourism, govt spending buoys Thai economy in January
Tourism and public spending continued to boost the economy in January, in light of contraction in private consumption and exports, according to the Bank of Thailand data.
The Nation - Thailand&#39;s English news
economy
2015-03-01 00:11:00
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Intellitec Solutions to Host 13th Annual Spring Microsoft Dynamics User Group
Over 100 attendees expected to see latest version of Microsoft Dynamics SL and Dynamics GP (PRWeb February 29, 2016) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2016/03/prweb13238571.htm
PRWeb
microsoft
2015-03-01 00:19:00
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Monday, 29 Feb 2016
RAMALLAH, February 25, 2016 (WAFA) - Palestine Liberation Organization’s Sectretary-General Saeb Erekat Thursday expressed his concerns over Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s visit to Jerusalem and the Jordan Valley.
palestine
2016-02-28 14:03:00
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Obama, stars pay a musical tribute to Ray Charles
First lady Michelle Obama speaks in the State Dinning Room at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, during an interactive student workshop on the musical legacy of Ray Charles , where students from 10 schools and community organizations from across the country participate as part of the &quot;In Performance at the White House&quot; series.
Coast Reporter
obama
2015-03-01 00:45:00
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80,771
Fire claims more than 100-year-old barn in Hancock County
A Hancock County man lost a barn early Monday morning that had been in his family more than 100 years.
WTHR Indianapolis
palestine
2015-03-01 01:20:00
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27,803
Microsoft's new Windows 10 ad targets Apple
New Delhi, Feb.29 : Technology giant Microsoft has targeted its rival Apple in its new series of ads focusing on Windows 10, gross bugs, and the Windows machines.
New Kerala
microsoft
2015-03-01 01:32:00
-1
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27,813
Microsoft Project Centennial seen with “universal” desktop Office
Microsoft may have burned off one bridge, but it is still building a different, and perhaps more critical build. Redmond has officially declared Project Astoria, the bridge that would let Android developers easily port their apps to Windows 10, dead but Project Centennial seems to be very much alive and kicking. In fact, it might have an rather ambitious demo … Continue reading
SlashGear
microsoft
2015-03-01 02:14:00
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27,812
Microsoft sneaks onto Android while Android sneaks onto Windows
The platform battles are back MWC16 +Analysis Two parallel trends bubbled away at MWC this year – but without getting much attention. When Android and Microsoft converge, it’s going to be the next big platform battle, and one Microsoft can’t afford to lose.…
The Register
microsoft
2015-03-01 02:15:00
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27,838
Greek economy grows 0.1 pct q/q in fourth quarter
Greece's economy expanded by 0.1 percent in last year's final quarter versus a previously estimated 0.6 contraction, data by the country's statistics service ELSTAT showed on Monday. The data showed the
Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
economy
2015-03-01 02:16:00
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27,811
Big data and the Internet of Things to add £322BN to UK economy by 2020 – report
Big data analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT) are expected to add £322 billion to the UK economy from 2015 to 2020, according to new research by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr).
Information Age
economy
2015-03-01 02:18:00
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27,814
HoloLens dev edition costs £2,000 with new Conker game
Microsoft’s AR headset is being made available to developers, along with three new games – including one based on Conker’s Bad Fur Day.
Metro
microsoft
2015-03-01 02:18:00
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27,823
Microsoft Word for Mac 2016 review: A subtle yet massive leap forward in usability and features
What is A + B? Welcome to our review of Word for Mac 2016, updated on 29 Feb 2016.
Macworld UK
microsoft
2015-03-01 02:54:00
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27,827
Microsoft Band 2 gains appeal with lower price
The Microsoft Band 2 hit the market in late 2015 and looked much better to the eye than the original wearable from Microsoft. The biggest downside to that wearable was the price tag for many people, when it originally debuted the Band 2 sold for $249.99. Microsoft is aiming to make its device more appealing to buyers not by adding … Continue reading
SlashGear
microsoft
2015-03-01 03:10:00
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27,828
Microsoft prepares to unleash Office 2016 full desktop apps on Windows Store?
It seems that Microsoft is getting ready to push out a Project Centennial version of the Office 2016 suite on the Windows Store – or at least, a test version is now available, which certainly points to the possibility of this happening before long. Project Centennial focuses on allowing developers to convert their Win32 desktop apps to ones which are compatible with the Windows Store and
TechRadar
microsoft
2015-03-01 03:10:00
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27,826
Greek economy shrank 0.3 percent last year but expanded towards end
Greece's economy expanded slightly in the last three months of 2015, the country's statistics service said on Monday, revising flash estimates of a 0.6 percent decline and pointing to a smaller full-year
Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
economy
2015-03-01 03:15:00
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27,839
Sweden's economy is on fire — but here's why that's terrible news for the country's central bank
Sweden's economy is on a massive tear, but for the country's central bank, that's actually pretty awful news. Sweden's economy grew by 4.5% on an annual basis during the fourth quarter of 2015, according to figures published on Monday. On the surface, a major, well-established Western economy growing by 4.5% in a year is absolutely fantastic, but for Sweden, and its central bank, the Riksbank
Business Insider UK Finance via Yahoo Canada Finance
economy
2015-03-01 03:15:00
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27,840
The Microsoft Band 2 now costs just $175
The Microsoft Band 2 may have its problems, and although it’s better built and more stylish than the original; many won’t have wanted to pay $250 for the sensor-packed wearable. Microsoft has taken pity on us all by reducing the Band 2’s price, and rather significantly too. Pop over to the Microsoft Store right now, and it’s yours for $175. Interestingly, the $75 reduction comes days after a
Digital Trends via Yahoo! Sports
microsoft
2015-03-01 03:16:00
-1
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27,837
Greek economy shrank 0.3 percent last year but expanded towards end
By George Georgiopoulos ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's economy expanded slightly in the last three months of 2015, the country's statistics service said on Monday, revising flash estimates of a 0.6 percent
Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
economy
2015-03-01 03:22:00
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27,853
China cuts reserve requirements in bid to boost economy
China's central bank on Monday cut the proportion of funds banks must set aside as reserves, in Beijing's latest attempt to tackle slowing growth in the world's second largest economy. The People's Bank of China (PBoC) said in a statement it would trim the so-called &quot;reserve requirement ratio&quot; (RRR) for financial institutions by 0.50 percentage points, freeing up more funds for them to lend. The
AFP via Yahoo! India News
economy
2015-03-01 03:28:00
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27,854
China cuts reserve requirements in bid to boost economy
China's central bank on Monday cut the proportion of funds banks must set aside as reserves, in Beijing's latest attempt to tackle slowing growth in the world's second largest economy. The People's Bank of China (PBoC) said in a statement it would trim the so-called &quot;reserve requirement ratio&quot; (RRR) for financial institutions by 0.50 percentage points, freeing up more funds for them to lend. The
AFP via Yahoo! News
economy
2015-03-01 03:37:00
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80,805
Obama encouraging young people to learn math, science
President Barack Obama is launching a version of &quot;take your child to work day&quot; that's focused on America's science laboratories instead of its corporate workspaces. It's part of Obama's effort
Associated Press via Yahoo! News
obama
2015-03-01 03:56:00
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27,862
Jaitley opens coffers for rural India, unveils another tax amnesty
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) Focusing on rural economy and infrastructure with minor rebate for small taxpayers but amnesty for defaulters, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday unveiled a Rs.19.78 lakh crore ($300 billion) budget for 2016-17, earmarking more money for health, literacy and roads. The direct impact on taxpayers from the proposals announced during the 100-minute budget speech will
IANS via Yahoo Maktoob News
economy
2015-03-01 04:10:00
-1
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80,801
Obama Encouraging Young People to Learn Math, Science
President Barack Obama is launching a version of
New York Times
obama
2015-03-01 04:18:00
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27,868
Microsoft’s Other Mobile App Takeover: The Story of SwiftKey
On February 2, Microsoft announced the acquisition of SwiftKey, a keyboard app developer. The Financial Times reported that Microsoft paid $250 million.
Market Realist via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 05:07:00
-1
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27,874
Jaitley opens coffers for rural India, unveils another tax amnesty
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) Focusing on rural economy and infrastructure with minor rebate for small taxpayers but amnesty for defaulters, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday unveiled a Rs.19.78 lakh crore ($300 billion) budget for 2016-17, earmarking more money for health, literacy and roads. The focus on rural economy and the promise to double the income of farmers in five years came against
IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News via Yahoo! India News
economy
2015-03-01 05:18:00
-1
-1
-1
27,882
Jaitley opens coffers for rural India, unveils another tax amnesty
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) Focusing on rural economy and infrastructure with minor rebate for small taxpayers but amnesty for defaulters, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday unveiled a Rs.19.78 lakh crore ($300 billion) budget for 2016-17, earmarking more money for health, literacy and roads. The focus on rural economy and the promise to double the income of farmers in five years came against
IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News via Yahoo! Singapore News
economy
2015-03-01 05:18:00
-1
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27,875
Microsoft unveils a slew of new security services to secure the enterprise
Microsoft unleashed a number of new security services l […]
SiliconANGLE
microsoft
2015-03-01 05:30:00
-1
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28,854
Buffett: Politicians 'Dead Wrong' on Economy
Warren Buffett has a message for presidential candidates and others who are down on the U.S. economy: You are “dead wrong.”
The Wall Street Journal
economy
2016-02-28 19:17:00
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27,883
China cuts reserve requirements in bid to boost economy
BEIJING: China’s central bank on Monday cut the proportion of funds banks must set aside as reserves, in Beijing’s latest attempt to tackle slowing growth in the world’s second largest economy. The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) said in a statement it would trim the so-called “reserve requirement ratio” (RRR) for financial institutions by 0.50 percentage points, freeing up more funds for them to
Free Malaysia Today
economy
2015-03-01 05:44:00
-1
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-1
27,888
China's sharing economy generates USD298b in 2015
(MENAFN) Sharing economy platforms have produced a market worth of USD298 billion for China throughout the previous year as there're currently a total of 50mn sharing business prov
MENAFN
economy
2015-03-01 05:49:00
-1
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27,889
Microsoft reveals HoloLens hardware specs
Microsoft is letting developers pre-order the HoloLens development edition today, but it's also detailing exactly what's inside the headset. Microsoft has built an entire Windows 10 device into a headset, using a custom-built Microsoft Holographic Processing Unit (HPU) and an Intel 32 bit processor. Microsoft has a variety of sensors inside the HoloLens, including an inertial measurement unit
The Verge via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:00:00
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27,890
These are the first apps and games for Microsoft's HoloLens
Microsoft is unveiling exactly what apps and games will ship on its HoloLens headset today. Developers will be able to start testing their own apps and games on March 30th once devices start shipping, but Microsoft is bundling seven apps / games on the HoloLens development edition to encourage developers to build more. It's a complex application, but its inclusion in the dev kit shows that
The Verge via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:00:00
-1
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27,891
Microsoft’s HoloLens developer kits available on March 30th for $3,000
Microsoft is opening up pre-orders for HoloLens development edition today. &quot;Broad consumer availability is further down the line,&quot; says Microsoft's Alex Kipman, but today developers can start to pre-order the device for $3,000. Microsoft started applications for the development kits back in October, and the company says it will now invite developers to purchase the HoloLens development edition
The Verge via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:00:00
-1
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27,892
The first version of Microsoft's insane holographic goggles will cost $3,000 and have these games
Today, Microsoft released a flood of new details on the first, developer-focused version of its
Business Insider via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:00:00
-1
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27,895
Microsoft Launches Pre-Orders For HoloLens Development Kit, Will Start Shipping March 30
 When Microsoft first announced HoloLens, its mixed-reality hardware platform, many of us assumed it was little more than a cool demo that was meant to stir up excitement for the company. But it was clearly more than that and starting today, Microsoft will start taking pre-orders from developers who have applied for a unit. Developers who get an invite will be able to buy a unit for $3,000
TechCrunch
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:03:00
-1
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27,896
Microsoft HoloLens will ship to developers on March 30
No more guesswork Microsoft HoloLens , the company's highly anticipated augmented-reality headgear finally has an official ship date: March 30th. This is good news for developers who started submitting applications to buy the $3,000 headset back in October of last year. Now, once they receive invitations, they can actually order the HoloLens Development Edition and see it shipped to them at the
Mashable
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:03:00
-1
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27,894
Microsoft's HoloLens is now available for pre-order - CNET
The augmented reality headset will ship to developers starting March 30.
CNET UK
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:04:00
-1
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27,897
Microsoft's HoloLens is now ready for developers
If you're a developer, today's the day Microsoft is making good on its mixed-reality promise. Pre-orders for HoloLens, the company's augmented-reality Windows 10 headset, are now live. Invites to purchase the $3,000 device will begin to hit the inbox
Engadget
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:05:00
-1
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27,893
Microsoft to start shipping $3,000 HoloLens developer kits on March 30
Here's what's inside Microsoft's $3,000 HoloLens developer kits, which start shipping on March 30.
ZDNet
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:06:00
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27,949
We just got another massive sign of how badly Saudi Arabia is suffering from the oil price crash
Saudi Arabia, whose economy has taken a beating in recent months thanks to the crash in oil prices, just got another terrible piece of news. The amount of reserve assets held by the Saudi government now stands at $602 billion (£434.5 billion), nearly $150 billion (£108.3 billion) down from its recent peak in late 2014, just before oil prices started plummeting. REUTERS/Mohamed Al HwaityThe
Business Insider UK Finance via Yahoo Canada Finance
economy
2015-03-01 06:07:00
-1
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27,964
We just got another massive sign of how badly Saudi Arabia is suffering from the oil price crash
Saudi Arabia, whose economy has taken a beating in recent months thanks to the crash in oil prices, just got another terrible piece of news. The amount of reserve assets held by the Saudi government now stands at $602 billion (£434.5 billion), nearly $150 billion (£108.3 billion) down from its recent peak in late 2014, just before oil prices started plummeting. REUTERS/Mohamed Al HwaityThe
Business Insider UK Finance via Yahoo UK & Ireland Finance
economy
2015-03-01 06:07:00
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27,906
Microsoft HoloLens Is Available to Software Developers
Microsoft’s HoloLens is taking the next big step toward putting the augmented reality headgear in consumer hands.
The Wall Street Journal
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:09:00
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27,907
You can finally pre-order Microsoft’s insane HoloLens, but the price is a doozy
Developers can now pre-order the Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition from the company for a cool $3,000. The first development kits will ship on March 30. The availability announcement arrives as a surprise just one day after HTC opened pre-orders for the Vive. Unlike HTC and Oculus, Microsoft didn’t leak its pre-order availability date early. Also unlike Oculus, and to a lesser extent HTC
Digital Trends via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:15:00
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27,917
You can finally pre-order Microsoft’s insane HoloLens, but the price is a doozy
Developers can now pre-order the Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition from the company for a cool $3,000. The first development kits will ship on March 30. The availability announcement arrives as a surprise just one day after HTC opened pre-orders for the Vive. Unlike HTC and Oculus, Microsoft didn’t leak its pre-order availability date early. Also unlike Oculus, and to a lesser extent HTC
Digital Trends via Yahoo! Sports
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:15:00
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27,910
Microsoft Beijing Accelerator the 7th batch Demo Day
BEIJING, Feb. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 18 Startup teams from the 7th batch of Microsoft Beijing Accelerator presented their innovations on the Demo Day stage, which displayed the scalability and verity of the ecosystem of innovation and entrepreneurship that Microsoft has been investing. Microsoft executives, accelerator alumni, hundreds of investors, journalists from more than 100 media
PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:23:00
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27,912
Rugged Cases protect Microsoft Surface 3 and Surface Pro 4.
Featuring protected ports that prevent water and dust from entering device, rugged cases for Microsoft® Surface™ 3 and Surface™ Pro 4 are impact-resistant and pass MIL-STD-810G testing (26 drops from 4 ft). Construction is of enterprise-grade plastic, and rubber bumpers occupying each corner provide additional shock absorption.  Along with back hand strap, briefcase handle, and shoulder strap
ThomasNet
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:33:00
-1
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27,911
Microsoft HoloLens Preorders Open Today for $3,000
It’s been well over a year Microsoft first teased HoloLens, its new mixed reality headset that layers holograms over the real world. Starting today, developers can finally (!!!) preorder the futuristic augmented reality goggles. They’ll cost $3,000 and ship on March 30th. Read more
Gizmodo
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:35:00
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27,909
Microsoft needs to stop forcing console-like restrictions on Windows Store PC games
With the upcoming Quantum Break a Windows Store exclusive, users are up in arms.
Ars Technica
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:36:00
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27,908
Microsoft Reignites Mac-PC Rivalry With New Windows 10 Ads
Microsoft wants to make Mac users jealous with its new line of Windows 10 ads. The company uploaded a series of videos Sunday that focus on “the bug chicks,” two entemologists from Texas A&M University. With Windows Hello, Cortana and a touchscreen, the pair can design gorgeous presentations in rapid time.
International Business Times
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:38:00
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27,905
Belgium Q4 Growth Unrevised
Belgium's economy grew at the previously estimated pace in the fourth quarter, latest data from the central bank confirmed Monday.
RTT News
economy
2015-03-01 06:39:00
-1
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27,918
Microsoft to ship developer HoloLens for $3,000 in March
Microsoft says it will start shipping a developer version of its augmented reality device, HoloLens, for $3,000 on March 30. That's around the same time Facebook's Oculus will begin shipping the consumer
Associated Press via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:51:00
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27,926
Microsoft to ship developer HoloLens for $3,000 in March
Microsoft says it will start shipping a developer version of its augmented reality device, HoloLens, for $3,000 on March 30. That's around the same time Facebook's Oculus will begin shipping the consumer
Associated Press via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 06:51:00
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Monday, 29 Feb 2016
RAMALLAH, February 29, 2016 (WAFA) - The Government of Japan contributed $38.21 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).
palestine
2016-03-01 09:29:00
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Microsoft reveals the first HoloLens apps and games as preorders officially open
Microsoft announced on Monday that HoloLens Development Edition preorders will kick off today for $3,000. It's been over a year since the company unveiled its mixed reality device, but this is the first time that developers will be able to get their hands on a device in order to begin building software. SEE ALSO: New Raspberry Pi 3 is 10 times more powerful than the original for the same price
BGR News via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 07:01:00
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27,924
Microsoft’s Recent Buyouts: A ‘Mobile-First, Cloud-First’ Strategy?
Microsoft has targeted its smartphones toward emerging markets, which are expected to witness substantial growth in smartphone adoption.
Market Realist via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 07:08:00
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Microsoft announces HoloLens Development Edition, available for pre-order now
HoloLens is unquestionably one of the most exciting pieces of hardware being developed by Microsoft at the moment. The augmented reality system, or &quot;untethered holographic computer&quot; as the software giant refers to it, was first announced a year ago, but since then there’s been no word on when we can actually expect to see it. Today, however, Microsoft announces a Development Edition which is now
BetaNews
microsoft
2015-03-01 07:10:00
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27,940
Microsoft HoloLens Preorders Start, Bundled With Three Games And Access To 'Hundreds' Of Apps
It's the virtual reality platform that it seemed would never get a release date. Microsoft’s HoloLens developer kit, the company’s first foray into VR and augmented reality hardware, is finally available for preorder. The $3,000 kit will start shipping in the U.S. and Canada on March 30, bundled with three games, a variety of holographic experiences and documentation on how to build HoloLens
International Business Times
microsoft
2015-03-01 07:20:00
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Microsoft to ship developer HoloLens for $3,000 in March
Microsoft says it will start shipping a developer version of its augmented reality device, HoloLens, for $3,000 on March 30.
Washington Post
microsoft
2015-03-01 07:21:00
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27,937
Buffett says US economy weaker than he expected but growing
Billionaire Warren Buffett said the U.S. economy appears weaker than he thought it would be as recently as last fall, but that doesn't change his optimistic long-term view of the country's prospects. Buffett
Associated Press via Yahoo! Finance
economy
2015-03-01 07:37:00
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Buffett says US economy weaker than he expected but growing
Billionaire Warren Buffett said the U.S. economy appears weaker than he thought it would be as recently as last fall, but that doesn't change his optimistic long-term view of the country's prospects. Buffett
Associated Press via Yahoo! News
economy
2015-03-01 07:37:00
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Buffett says US economy weaker than he expected but growing
OMAHA, Neb. - Billionaire Warren Buffett said the U.S. economy appears weaker than he thought it would be as recently as last fall, but that doesn't change his optimistic long-term view of the country's
The Canadian Press via Yahoo Canada Finance
economy
2015-03-01 07:38:00
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Microsoft Just Reignited the PC vs. Mac Wars
New ads debuted during the Oscars
Time Magazine
microsoft
2015-03-01 07:42:00
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$3,000 Microsoft HoloLens dev kit opens for preorders, hardware specs revealed
Microsoft is giving HoloLens developers a better sense of what $3,000 will get them as the company looks to take pre-orders for its high-tech headset. The HoloLens developer kit, which maps hologram-like images onto the real world through a transparent viewing window, will start shipping on March 30. But instead of handing out the device to anyone who can pay for it, Microsoft is using an
PC World
microsoft
2015-03-01 07:56:00
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Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition available in March
Microsoft's HoloLens Development Edition will be available for shipping on March 30 for $3000. Microsoft's HoloLens is a Windows 10 device, and the APIs responsible for holographic computing are already available in Windows 10. Enabling holographic computing with no external cameras or wires, it does not require a phone or PC connection.
AFP Relax via Yahoo! Philippines News
microsoft
2015-03-01 08:01:00
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Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition available in March
Microsoft's HoloLens Development Edition will be available for shipping on March 30 for $3000.
AFP Relax News via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 08:01:00
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27,950
Recovery is leaving too many behind: NUL president
The economy may be recovering but the president of the National Urban League says it's leaving too many neighborhoods behind.
CNBC via Yahoo! Finance
economy
2015-03-01 08:13:00
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Recovery is leaving too many behind: NUL president
The economy may be recovering but the president of the National Urban League says it's leaving too many neighborhoods behind.
CNBC
economy
2015-03-01 08:23:00
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27,954
The recovery is leaving some behind
The economy may be recovering but the president of the National Urban League says it's leaving too many neighborhoods behind.
CNBC
economy
2015-03-01 08:31:00
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27,951
Microsoft reveals March 30 ship date for HoloLens kit, along with hardware specs
Microsoft ( MSFT - unchanged) has begun taking pre-orders for its $3,000 HoloLens developer kit, and will begin shipping it on March 30. The kit comes with a handful of initial apps, including a Skype app, a 3D modeling app called HoloStudio, and HoloTour, an app that provides 3D virtual trips to global landmarks.
Seeking Alpha
microsoft
2015-03-01 08:40:00
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27,956
Microsoft ads target Apple by claiming Windows 10 PCs 'Do More' than Macs
Microsoft has launched a new campaign for Windows 10 PCs, directly targeting Apple Macs. The
Business Insider via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 08:48:00
-1
-1
-1
27,966
Microsoft promises to fix Windows Store V-Sync issues
Although Microsoft is making great strides in unifying its console and PC platforms into a single ecosystem, not everyone is especially happy about the push to use the Windows Store to sell games. In particular, the way the games launch through the Store, rather than the .exe file, and the lack of V-sync, has irked customers. Fortunately Microsoft has now pledged to fix that issue, with the head
Digital Trends via Yahoo! Sports
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:03:00
-1
-1
-1
27,967
Microsoft ads target Apple by claiming Windows 10 PCs 'Do More' than Macs (AAPL, MSFT)
Microsoft has launched a new campaign for Windows 10 PCs, directly targeting Apple Macs. The videos feature two teachers — known as &quot; The Bug Chicks &quot; — being impressed by several new Windows PC features, which do not exist on Mac. The attributes missing from Apple Macs, which are wired into the new PCs, include a voice search assistant, a face recognition login, and a touchscreen, the ads
Business Insider
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:03:00
-1
-1
-1
27,971
Microsoft promises to fix Windows Store V-Sync issues
Although Microsoft is making great strides in unifying its console and PC platforms into a single ecosystem, not everyone is especially happy about the push to use the Windows Store to sell games. In particular, the way the games launch through the Store, rather than the .exe file, and the lack of V-sync, has irked customers. Fortunately Microsoft has now pledged to fix that issue, with the head
Digital Trends via Yahoo! News
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:03:00
-1
-1
-1
27,958
Microsoft’s HoloLens is not for you (yet)
Today Microsoft HoloLens was released for purchase - sort of - for developers, in a kit that's made strictly for those that plan on making software for the device. This version of Microsoft HoloLens is not meant to compete with the other virtual reality headsets being revealed and/or released in the next several weeks. The Oculus Rift, for example, has … Continue reading
SlashGear
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:10:00
-1
-1
-1
27,959
Microsoft ads target Apple by claiming Windows 10 PCs 'Do More' than Macs (AAPL, MSFT)
Microsoft/YouTube Microsoft has launched a new campaign for Windows 10 PCs, directly targeting Apple Macs. The videos feature two teachers — known as &quot; The Bug Chicks &quot; — being impressed by several new Windows PC features, which do not exist on Mac. The attributes missing from Apple Macs, which are wired into the new PCs, include a voice search assistant, a face recognition login, and a
Business Insider
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:17:00
-1
-1
-1
80,842
Obama faces pivotal week in SCOTUS fight
President Barack Obama's hard road to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court faces a pivotal week.
WJXT Jacksonville
obama
2015-03-01 09:24:00
-1
-1
-1
80,846
Obama faces pivotal week in SCOTUS fight
President Barack Obama's hard road to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court faces a pivotal week. Interest groups on the right and left are ramping up for a protracted fight, and the President will sit down with his Republican adversaries who have vowe
WCVB Boston
obama
2015-03-01 09:35:00
-1
-1
-1
27,973
Microsoft to ship developer HoloLens for $3,000 in March
Microsoft says it will start shipping a developer version of its augmented reality device, HoloLens, for $3,000 on March 30. That's around the same time Facebook's Oculus will begin shipping the consumer version of its Rift virtual-reality headset for $600. HoloLens differs from the Oculus Rift
Chicago Tribune
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:44:00
-1
-1
-1
27,972
Microsoft HoloLens Developer Headset Starts Shipping Next Month for $3000
Microsoft is getting its HoloLens Augmented Reality (AR) headset into the hands of  developers next month: HoloLens will start shipping in limited quantities to developers on March 30, the company announced Monday. However, the headset won’t exactly come cheap: The HoloLens developer edition will sell for a whopping $3000. Qualified developers can start pre-ordering the device now Read more »
Variety via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:48:00
-1
-1
-1
27,974
First Hololens kit to cost $3,000
Microsoft starts taking orders for the developers' edition of its Hololens headset - at $3,000 each.
BBC News
microsoft
2015-03-01 09:53:00
-1
-1
-1
27,985
Microsoft Azure blockchain partner Manifold sees next generation of rewards for retail banking
Manifold Technology has realised the friction within banking rewards programmes is just a symptom of a widespread disease affecting the reconciliation of internal accounts at large financial institutions. It's a malaise blockchains can cure, believes Chris Finan, CEO, Manifold Technology, which is one of the blockchain partners chosen to be part of the Microsoft Azure BaaS cloud offering. Core
International Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland News
microsoft
2015-03-01 10:13:00
-1
-1
-1
27,979
Microsoft’s HoloLens will ship to developers by March 30
The company is banking on the augmented-reality technology to catch on with developers and lead to commercial success.
Seattle Times
microsoft
2015-03-01 10:15:00
-1
-1
-1
27,993
Microsoft Windows 10: Shots fired at Apple by The Bug Chicks in latest advertising campaign
Ever since the 'Hi, I'm a Mac' TV advertising campaign in the mid-00s, the latter two tech giants have been engaged in a heated ad-based conflict – and if the latest round of TV spots are anything to go, that isn't going to change any time soon. The latest advertisements, all 30 seconds or less and produced to coincide with coverage of the Oscars awards ceremony, feature two women summarising
International Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland News
microsoft
2015-03-01 10:16:00
-1
-1
-1
27,991
Microsoft opens pre-orders for HoloLens Development Edition
Microsoft has opened pre-orders for the developer edition of its HoloLens augmented reality headset. A webpage allowing developers secure a headset appeared on Microsoft's website on 29 February, hours after a document leaked online detailing the company's launch plans. The HoloLens Development Edition will initially be available in the US and Canada, with the first wave shipping on 30 March.
International Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland News
microsoft
2015-03-01 10:18:00
-1
-1
-1
27,983
Microsoft opens pre-orders for HoloLens Development Edition
Developers can now place orders for Microsoft's augmented reality headset - at a price.
International Business Times UK
microsoft
2015-03-01 10:23:00
-1
-1
-1
27,986
Microsoft Windows 10: Shots fired at Apple by The Bug Chicks in latest advertising campaign
Microsoft now appears to have Apple in its sights in what demonstrates a more focused advertising strategy.
International Business Times UK
microsoft
2015-03-01 10:23:00
-1
-1
-1
27,999
Young Conker: Microsoft reveals platforming game for HoloLens AR headset
Microsoft has announced a new game for its augmented reality headset the HoloLens, and it stars Conker – the foul-mouthed creation of legendary game studio Rare. It seems however, that Conker won't be the R-rated squirrel we know and love. Young Conker is a platforming game that takes place across real world environments.
International Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland News
microsoft
2015-03-01 10:34:00
-1
-1
-1
27,992
Microsoft's HoloLens will ship to developers by March 30
Microsoft's HoloLens will start to make its way to developers at the end of the month.
Stuff
microsoft
2015-03-01 11:09:00
-1
-1
-1
28,024
Microsoft to ship HoloLens developer version for US$3,000 in March
Microsoft to ship HoloLens for US$3Gs
Canoe
microsoft
2015-03-01 11:20:00
-1
-1
-1
27,998
You have to watch this Microsoft cartoon explaining the science behind its HoloLens holographic goggles
Microsoft quietly released a new short cartoon today, discussing the science behind its
Business Insider via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 11:29:00
-1
-1
-1
27,996
Economy Needs to Follow Hamilton’s Founding Formula
The role of the government in growing and directing the U.S. economy is often hotly debated and often overlooked, but it goes back to what Alexander Hamilton set into motion.
TheStreet.com
economy
2015-03-01 11:37:00
-1
-1
-1
27,997
Here are the first amazing games and apps for Microsoft's HoloLens
Microsoft formally announced its long-awaited $3,000 HoloLens development kit on Monday, which developers can buy as a testbed for holographic applications. But Microsoft has also announced its own games—yes, games!—and apps for the platform, some of which look pretty darn amazing. The games complement Microsoft’s own development tools, all of which can be found at Microsoft’s developer site
PC World
microsoft
2015-03-01 11:40:00
-1
-1
-1
28,005
Developers Can Pre-Order Microsoft’s HoloLens Today
The pricey holographic headset will ship to developers on March 30, and plenty of details have emerged about the HoloLens hardware. The post Developers Can Pre-Order Microsoft's HoloLens Today appeared first on WIRED .
Wired News
microsoft
2015-03-01 11:53:00
-1
-1
-1
28,009
Microsoft might just be gaining ground on Google in the classroom after all
A new market report from the analysts at Futuresource indicates that despite the momentum of
Business Insider via Yahoo! Finance
microsoft
2015-03-01 12:18:00
-1
-1
-1
28,014
Microsoft begins taking preorders from developers for the HoloLens
Microsoft has opened up preorder sales for its HoloLens to developers who have been pre-approved. The set costs $3,000 and is set to ship March 30th with 7 new apps/games for users.
Daily Mail
microsoft
2015-03-01 12:18:00
-1
-1
-1
28,013
Microsoft Bolsters Cloud Security
Microsoft last week announced measures to improve security management and transparency for Azure cloud services and Office 365. The features, which come from technology Microsoft acquired last year when it purchased Adallom, will bolster security in cloud apps such as Office 365, Box, Salesforce, ServiceNow and Ariba. The reinforcements are the first of a series of planned measures.
E-Commerce Times
microsoft
2015-03-01 12:33:00
-1
-1
-1

Dataset Card for newspop

Dataset Summary

Social sharing data across Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn for 100k news items on the topics of: economy, microsoft, obama and palestine.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

Popularity prediction/shares prediction

Languages

English

Dataset Structure

Data Instances

{ "id": 35873,
  "title": "Microsoft's 'teen girl' AI turns into a Hitler-loving sex robot within 24 ...",
  "headline": "Developers at Microsoft created 'Tay', an AI modelled to speak 'like a teen girl', in order to improve the customer service on their voice",
  "source": "Telegraph.co.uk",
  "topic": "microsoft",
  "publish_date": "2016-03-24 09:53:54",
  "facebook": 22346,
  "google_plus": 973,
  "linked_in": 1009
}

Data Fields

  • id: the sentence id in the source dataset
  • title: the title of the link as shared on social media
  • headline: the headline, or sometimes the lede of the story
  • source: the source news site
  • topic: the topic: one of "economy", "microsoft", "obama" and "palestine"
  • publish_date: the date the original article was published
  • facebook: the number of Facebook shares, or -1 if this data wasn't collected
  • google_plus: the number of Google+ likes, or -1 if this data wasn't collected
  • linked_in: the number of LinkedIn shares, or -1 if if this data wasn't collected

Data Splits

None

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

Who are the source language producers?

The source headlines were by journalists, while the titles were written by the people sharing it on social media.

Annotations

Annotation process

The 'annotations' are simply the number of shares, or likes in the case of Google+ as collected from various API endpoints.

Who are the annotators?

Social media users.

Personal and Sensitive Information

[More Information Needed]

Considerations for Using the Data

Social Impact of Dataset

[More Information Needed]

Discussion of Biases

[More Information Needed]

Other Known Limitations

[More Information Needed]

Additional Information

Dataset Curators

[More Information Needed]

Licensing Information

License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC-BY)

Citation Information

@article{Moniz2018MultiSourceSF,
  title={Multi-Source Social Feedback of Online News Feeds},
  author={N. Moniz and L. Torgo},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2018},
  volume={abs/1801.07055}
}

Contributions

Thanks to @frankier for adding this dataset.

Models trained or fine-tuned on newspop

None yet