Partner Deal: Life saving penetration seals by Beele Engineering BV


When a fire or flood strikes, having the best penetration seals on board may mean the difference between life and death for the crew. Furthermore, substantial damage to the vessel or platform can be prevented by having the best penetration seals protecting against the spread of fire or flooding to adjacent areas.

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“Wearable devices will soon transform our entire bodies into power sources”, a former Google boss will tell an annual digital media conference at Birmingham City University next month.



Former Google director Frank Golding will join BBC Future Media director Ralph Rivera and radio futurologist James Cridland at Rethink Media on Wednesday 18 March to discuss the technologies set to shape the digital media landscape.

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Driverless car road trials could lead to huge societal benefits – providing they tackle the big issues: acceptance, liability and safety, says IET

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Hugh Boyes, cyber expert at the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) said: “Driverless vehicles have huge potential to transform the UK’s transport network. They could improve road safety, reduce congestion and lower emissions.

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Rising Star in Application Delivery Snaps Up Actual Virtual as UK Disti


London, UK and Dallas, TEXAS, February 16th, 2015 -

2X Software, a global leader in mobile device management and virtual application solutions, today announced that it has teamed up with Actual Virtual, a leading distributor of desktop virtualisation products and services in the UK. With the 2X portfolio for a remote workforce, Actual Virtual can now provide a fully integrated and highly reliable, business-grade virtualisation solution to its customers.

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Public sector workers hit by imminent “hammer blow” of pension transfer ban


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The government’s imminent ban on unfunded civil service pensions being transferred out of the UK has been branded as a “hammer blow for those who have served and continue to serve Britain,” by the boss of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations.

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Ucore Releases Complete 2014 Drill Assays in Preparation for Feasibility Study


February 03, 2015 – Halifax, Nova Scotia – Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSX-V:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or “the Company”) is pleased to release a comprehensive summary of assay results from the 2014 drill program at the Bokan-Dotson Ridge rare earth element (“REE”) project in southeast Alaska (“Bokan”).

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Ucore Extends Bokan Mineralization at Significant Depth


January 28, 2015 – Halifax, Nova Scotia – Ucore Rare Metals Inc. (TSX-V:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce assay results from the Company’s 2014 drill program at the Bokan-Dotson Ridge heavy rare earth element (REE) project in Southeast Alaska (“Bokan”).

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ISOC raises awareness of Digital Footprint


Technical Outreach for Identity and Privacy

Every January 28th for close to a decade, 27 countries in Europe and the U.S. and Canada have recognized Data Protection Day and Data Privacy Day, respectively, to raise awareness about the importance of protecting personal information online. And while the issue has recently become more heated—prompting U.S. President Obama’s call for a Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights—a new global study shows that most Internet users “still don’t feel they are completely aware of the information that’s being collected about them.”

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UK needs to get over its punishment addiction, says HM probation chief

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Time to decide on priotiies – punishment, removal from society, and/or retraining

It’s time the UK got over its morbid addiction with punishment and started working better with offenders, were claims made today in Birmingham by HM Chief Inspector of Probation Paul McDowell.

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