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Teacher's eye twitch turned out to be SHINGLES which left her with an paralysed face

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 04:20
Tanya Rust, 29, of Montreal, was sent home by doctors who missed shingles on her ear. A diagnosis eight days later has left her with a neurological disorder.
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15 Moments That Defined Facebook's First 15 Years

Wired - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 04:00
A lot has changed since Mark Zuckerberg launched TheFacebook in 2004. Here are some of the milestones that mattered most.
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AG Nominee William Barr Is No Friend of Telecom Competition

Wired - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 04:00
A likely shoo-in to be the next attorney general, William Barr spent much of his career helping phone companies reassemble the old Bell System monopoly.
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15 Years of Facebook in 4 Charts

Wired - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 04:00
The social network is growing fastest in Asia, is insanely profitable, makes most of its money from mobile ads, and has rewarded investors richly.
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The World Might Actually Run Out of People

Wired - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 04:00
The United Nations predicts that the global population will soon explode. In *Empty Planet*, John Ibbitson and Darrell Bricker argue they're dead wrong.
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Want smart kids? Spend quality time with them!

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 03:00
Experts from Ohio State University analysed data on almost 700,000 children in Israel to examine the effect of losing a parent or living in a divorced home.
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Best 2019 Super Bowl Ads, From Chance’s Doritos to 2 Chainz’ Expenses

Wired - Sun, 02/03/2019 - 19:00
While some brands have opted out of football's biggest night, plenty of others were willing to pony up for 30 seconds of persuasion.
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Donald Trump Jr.’s ‘SNL’ Gaffe Tops This Week's Internet News

Wired - Sun, 02/03/2019 - 06:00
The president's son might not fully understand the show's name or acronym.
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Tesla Profits, a Polar Vortex, and More This Week in Car News

Wired - Sun, 02/03/2019 - 06:00
Plus: Lyft tries to stop a driver minimum wage law and carbon fiber production is going to be problematic for flying taxis.
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Neural Networks Need a Cookbook. Here Are the Ingredients

Wired - Sun, 02/03/2019 - 05:00
We know very little about how neural networks actually work. But mathematicians are developing a theory to help make them more predictable.
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Ikea's Slow and Steady Plan to Save the Smart Home

Wired - Sun, 02/03/2019 - 04:00
A new set of connected blinds shows that Ikea's approach to the smart home still makes perfect sense.
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When It Comes to Super Bowl Kickers, Who Will Choke First?

Wired - Sun, 02/03/2019 - 04:00
The fate of this year's big game could rest with the teams' two formidable kickers—and whether they perform under pressure.
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NHS green light for 'game-changing' donor liver surgery

Daily Mail UK - Sun, 02/03/2019 - 00:47
Thousands more NHS patients could have lifesaving liver transplants in the coming years thanks to ground-breaking technology that increases the number of organs available by up to a third.
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