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  • Storm aimed directly at Puerto Rico Puerto Rico seems destined for its most-damaging storm in at least 85 years as 160 mph winds from Hurricane Maria moved at 10 mph towards the island.

    Hurricane Maria draws closer to Puerto Rico as Category 5 storm

    Storm aimed directly at Puerto Rico Puerto Rico seems destined for its most-damaging storm in at least 85 years as 160 mph winds from Hurricane Maria moved at 10 mph towards the island.
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  • *BoE's Kohn: Globally, We May Be Drawing Closer To End Of Difficult Period BoE's Kohn: Globally, We May Be Drawing Closer To End Of Difficult Period

    *BoE's Kohn: Globally, We May Be Drawing Closer To End Of Difficult Period

    *BoE's Kohn: Globally, We May Be Drawing Closer To End Of Difficult Period BoE's Kohn: Globally, We May Be Drawing Closer To End Of Difficult Period
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  • The latest BOE MPC policy decision is due shortly at 11.00 GMT 14 Sept Eagerly awaited and a lot of hot air/wasted words in the run up so I'll keep this brief ( quite part that I've done enough typing for one day already)

    BOE MPC decision looming ever closer so what can we expect ?

    The latest BOE MPC policy decision is due shortly at 11.00 GMT 14 Sept Eagerly awaited and a lot of hot air/wasted words in the run up so I'll keep this brief ( quite part that I've done enough typing for one day already)
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  • A whiff of dystopian creepiness has long wafted in the air whenever facial recognition has come up. Books, movies and television shows have portrayed the technology as mainly a tool of surveillance and social control - aimed by unseen others at you, for their purposes, not your own.Apple sought to reverse that equation Tuesday with the long-anticipated release of its 10th-anniversary smartphone, the iPhone X. It replaces the fingerprint sensor previous generations used for unlocking a user's device with facial recognition technology, while still keeping others from unlocking the phone without the user's knowledge.iPhone X First ImpressionsAll users have to do, Apple said at the annual September event dedicated to touting its latest product updates, is look at the iPhone X, which recognises you as the registered user - even if you are wearing glasses or a hat or are sporting a new beard.Though not entirely new - several Android smartphones do something similar already - th..

    Apple Edges Closer to Fraught Age of Facial Recognition Tech

    A whiff of dystopian creepiness has long wafted in the air whenever facial recognition has come up. Books, movies and television shows have portrayed the technology as mainly a tool of surveillance and social control - aimed by unseen others at you, for their purposes, not your own.Apple sought to reverse that equation Tuesday with the long-anticipated release of its 10th-anniversary smartphone, the iPhone X. It replaces the fingerprint sensor previous generations used for unlocking a user's device with facial recognition technology, while still keeping others from unlocking the phone without the user's knowledge.iPhone X First ImpressionsAll users have to do, Apple said at the annual September event dedicated to touting its latest product updates, is look at the iPhone X, which recognises you as the registered user - even if you are wearing glasses or a hat or are sporting a new beard.Though not entirely new - several Android smartphones do something similar already - th..
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