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Alex Parker

Counting the real cost of gold - the reality of artisan mining - 1 views

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    What is the true cost of gold? Is it paid for in currency per ounce or in the blood, sweat and toil of those who mine it? Or is the ultimate cost paid by the environment which is desecrated to find it?A book from the Pulitzer Center, published...
Alex Parker

Healthcare savings trump the cost of halting climate change - so why the delay? - 1 views

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    A detailed study by MIT has found the health cost savings of some climate change mitigation policies, such as cap-and-trade, greatly out-weigh the cost of the policy's implementation. Will this new research influence leaders at this months' UN Climate Summit?
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Trade4target : The aspects of markets and RS Software ltd - 0 views

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    The aspects of markets:- Trade4target is introduce to RS software ltd and give stock tips to the investors.Last week a member was promised a detailed note about the so called 'Opportunity cost'.OC simply put would be the cost of an alternative that must be forgone in order to pursue a certain action.Put another way, the benefits you could have received by taking an alternative action.OC relates much to the value investing aspect where you opt for deep value counters in place of growth counters thereby availing yourself a long waiting period.A growth stock may well double or triple but chances of the same happening to a value stock remains low. Story: Founded by the US based entrepreneur Raj Jain, RS began with a clear vision of providing quality software services to international markets. The company researched and instituted global best practices in the areas of People Management and Process Architecture to build a world-class organization. With rigorous attention to world standards, the company acquired ISO 9001:2000, SEI CMM Level 4, P CMM level 3 and ISO 27001:2005 certifications.RS Software is a Kolkata based IT company focussing on electronics payment domain. They have their own products which they sell as solutions.Playing a pivotal role for the Payment Industry, RS has developed and maintained mission critical applications for leading Payment networks in North America, Japan and UK. RS Software's offices are located in the US, Canada, UK and India, employing over 1000 professionals to deliver high quality solutions for Payment networks, Processors, Acquires, Issuers, and other Payment Industry companies.Today RS Software is on course to be the leader in using its domain expertise to enhance the most powerful Payment Networks globally, and provide leading edge cost solutions to all stakeholders in the Payments industry. Trade4target : Stock idea Scripscan:RS software ltd Traded in:Nse-bse CMP:230rs Target:300rs Duration:6-9 months Ret
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Vacuum Furnace - Vacuum Heat Treatment - Vacuum Hardening Furnace - 0 views

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    Lakshmi Vacuum Technologies offers a superior quality of Vacuum furnace as per industry standards. Company aim to full fill clients requirement with the use of high quality technology and we are providing this service very technology effectively. From region, tool room, powder and metal corporations to turbine business, our vacuum furnace units meet most demanding wants of production and analysis departments.
Jennifer Dorman

In Case You Missed It: Assessments for Learning: a Briefing on Performance-Based Assessments :: The Forum for Education and Democracy - 0 views

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    ""Learning requires creating active patterns in the brain," said Baker. "We're working with people with functional MRIs as they learn particular things and it's really different from taking multiple choice tests. It isn't just our allegation. It turns out to be physiologically different." Baker went on to describe how teachers scoring demonstrations could be taught to eliminate subjectivity and bias and how technology was making the use of performance-based assessments more technology effective."
Alex Parker

£1.2m and a 13% drop in revenue - the cost of a data breach to UK businesses - 1 views

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    News: The £1.2m figure does not include 'hidden costs' - so the figure could be much, much higher. It is widely accepted that a data breach or cyber attack is a 'when' not 'if' scenario for today's businesses. However, new figures from NTT Com Security have highlighted just how important it is for businesses to secure and protect against data breaches.
Alex Parker

Bright futures: efficiency versus cost in solar cell production - 1 views

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    While the use of solar cells is become increasingly widespread, the silicon technology used in many types is becoming obsolete. JP Casey looks at concentrated solar power, micro-trackers and perovskite compounds as innovations that could potentially improve solar efficiency.
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Forrest Kerr Hydroelectric Project, British Columbia - Power Technology - 1 views

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    Forrest Kerr is a 195MW run-of-river hydroelectric project located on the Iskut River in British Columbia, approximately 1,000km north-west of Vancouver, Canada. The plant is owned and operated by Canadian energy company AltaGas. Construction of the power plant began in July 2010 and was completed at a cost of $725m in June 2014.
Alex Parker

Angra-3 PWR Nuclear - Power Technology - 1 views

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    The 1,405MWe Angra-3 PWR nuclear reactor project is on again. The Brazilian Government has announced plans to complete the reactor, which will work alongside the other two at Angra, which is between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. The project is estimated to cost $5.6bn and is scheduled for completion in 2018.
Alex Parker

CSP energy storage may provide stable, scalable and reliable power. - 1 views

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    Concentrated solar power (CSP) with energy storage is an upcoming renewable technology that promises to provide technology-effective power generation with improved efficiency.
Jennifer Dorman

App Store - ClickerSchool Virtual Clicker - 17 views

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    ClickerSchool Virtual Clicker is an interactive response system used by instructors in classrooms or meetings for polling audiences with mobile devices. Enjoy a modern world experience by connecting using iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches. This is your low-cost solution with no need to purchase and install software, response devices, and receivers - only an Internet connection!
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    Free one month trial.
Alex Parker

10 top cloud computing providers for 2014 - 1 views

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    You're interested in the cloud, so here's who you should be looking at. With IT budgets flat lining and CIOs feeling the pressure to reduce the spend on 'keeping the lights on' maintenance and support, it's little surprise that more and more IT pros are looking towards the cloud to solve their problems. With no initial upfront costs and with providers happy to manage the back-end of behalf of their customers, cloud is without doubt an attractive cost for many CIOs.
Alex Parker

Big rigs: how to move the world's largest rigs - 1 views

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    Oil and gas rigs are some of the biggest moveable structures in the world. Modern rigs cost millions of dollars and can weigh up to 30,000 tons. So what does it take to move these engineering marvels? We ask David Wells, CEO of consultancy, and rig-moving specialists, Aqualis Offshore.
Alex Parker

Fare's fair: does UK rail offer value for money? - 1 views

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    With many UK rail fares rising well beyond inflation since privatisation in 1993, high customer costs risk damaging rail travel's value proposition as an alternative to the road. Why hasn't private sector competition brought lower fares as some might have expected, and does nationalisation offer the prospect of a clearer and more reasonable fare system?
Alex Parker

Riga International Airport Passenger Terminal Expansion - 1 views

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    Riga International Airport, the biggest and busiest international airport in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, is located 10km west of Riga, the capital city of Latvia. It is one of the few European airports to attend both full service and low-cost airlines and attends.
Alex Parker

Australia-based challenger Volt Bank chooses FIS to power its payments - 1 views

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    The technology from FIS hopes to be a crucial part of Australia-based Volt's overall platform. It will provide a highly scalable, technology-effective platform to serve customers.
Alex Parker

10 apps you should download for your Chromecast today - 1 views

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    A selection of tools and tips to get the best out of your device. Since its launch in March, Google's Chromecast device has been widely received by media fans across the country. Costing just £30, the USB-drive shaped device connects your TV into a multi-faceted broadcasting device, giving you access to hours of entertainment streamed in great quality.
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