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The group buying phenomenon

The Chicago-based group buying company 'Groupon' is credited with sparking one of the latest waves in online shopping by connecting merchants and consumers with unbelievable deals. Although the company is now encountering a number of obstacles from management woes to overseas expansion, the group buying phenomenon that Groupon sparked is taking off.

By Eric Olander

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2015-02-20 hacking

Beyond the Higgs Boson

After discovering the Higgs Boson three years ago, scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research are getting ready to search for more particles at the core of...

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2015-02-13 aerospace

SPACE VENTURES

In this edition, we discuss the deep-space solar exploration mission "DSCOVR" as well as Europe's prototype space plane, dubbed the "IXV", which could help to test key reentry...

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2015-02-06 technology

Developing better solutions for Africa

In this edition, we take a closer look at some of Africa's up-and-coming entrepreneurs who are making some serious waves in the technology space. From the Kelasy educational...

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2015-01-30 technology

Technology helping visually impaired people

In this edition, we explore the different ways in which technology can help improve the daily lives of visually impaired people: from high-tech glasses that enable them to see...

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2015-01-23 technology

'The Imitation Game': A Tribute to Alan Turing, the Father of Computers

In this edition, we talk about Alan Turing, the brilliant and eccentric mathematician who broke the Nazis' Enigma code and who is considered the father of computers. His story is...

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