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Britain warns Putin after 'Kalashnikov referendum' in Crimea

Britain warns Putin after 'Kalashnikov referendum' in CrimeaBritish Prime Minister David Cameron warned the Kremlin on Friday that Russia would face far reaching consequences if it sent troops into Ukraine after a referendum in Crimea which he said has been carried out under the barrel of a Kalashnikov. "Since we last met a sham and illegal referendum has taken place at the barrel of a Kalashnikov and

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Intel closes Costa Rica operation, cuts 1,500 jobs

Intel closes Costa Rica operation, cuts 1,500 jobsBy Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Chipmaker Intel, struggling with a shrinking personal computer market, is shutting its assembly and test operation in Costa Rica and eliminating 1,500 jobs, a spokesman said on Tuesday. The closure of the site, which is a significant contributor to Costa Rica's exports, falls within a larger plan announced by the chipmaker earlier this year to cut spending as it attempts to grow beyond PCs into

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Google's lightweight image format makes YouTube pages load 10 percent faster

Google's lightweight image format makes YouTube pages load 10 percent fasterWe all want the internet to be faster, right? Well, Google is hoping to make that happen one YouTube thumbnail at a time. Its leaner WebP image format has been used on the Play store for some time now, and Mountain View's latest venue for the faster-loading files its video service.

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Fed could cut rates to combat joblessness: Kocherlakota

Fed could cut rates to combat joblessness: KocherlakotaBy Ann Saphir ROCHESTER, Minnesota (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should do more to boost both inflation and jobs, a top Fed official said on Tuesday, including possibly pushing its main interest rate even lower or cutting the rate it pays banks on excess reserves kept at the U.S. central bank. "The key is for us to be able to demonstrate in

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Review: 'Kinect Sports Rivals' a moving experience

Review: 'Kinect Sports Rivals' a moving experienceLOS ANGELES (AP) — When the Xbox One was unveiled last year, Microsoft boasted the Xbox 360 successor would feature an updated — and mandatory — version of its camera-based Kinect sensor with more accurate movement tracking and voice detecting. Then, when the Xbox One was released last November, there were hardly any games that actually employed the new doodad.

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Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin to star on Broadway

Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin to star on BroadwayNEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cera and Kieran Culkin are slated to star together on Broadway in Kenneth Lonergan's play "This Is Our Youth," a comedy about the high times and aimless lives of two disaffected young men.

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