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Cerebral Malaria: A Wily Foe…8 Years Later

guest post by Kayt Sukel

With today’s headlines awash with tales of measles and the Ebola virus, it can be easy to forget that malaria, an infectious disease caused by the protozoan parasite… 842 more words

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Afternoon Bulletin: 'Place Hacking' Is the New Trend and More

A new hobby called “place hacking” is apparently growing in popularity among young New Yorkers. “Urban Explorers” (teenagers?) have been trespassing into abandoned subway stations and bypassing security to make it to the very top of the city’s skyscrapers–no matter what the consequences are. 366 more words

GE's Brilliant Super Smoker is bringing the IoT to BBQ

What stands at 12-feet-tall, emits 300 gallons of smoke and provides a full weekend of BBQ deliciousness? 

SXSW means many different things to many different people, but one thing it means to nearly everyone is barbecue. 346 more words

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1953 GE Ultra-Vision TV Ad

Great vintage find by retrocommunications (5.00 USD) http://ift.tt/1FPthTH

What It Really Takes to Win in Business - with Jack Welch and Gary Vaynerchuk at SXSW

On Saturday, I took myself along to witness a Q&A with former CEO of General Electric, Jack Welch, and venture capitalist, Gary Vaynerchuk to find out what they think it takes to ‘win’ in business; here are some of their key findings. 462 more words

GE sells 'down-under' finance business in $6.3 billion deal

(AP) General Electric is selling another segment of its financial business, transferring its GE Capital consumer-lending operation in Australia and New Zealand to a group of investors in a deal valued at roughly $6.3 billion. 95 more words

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