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Darfur tribal violence flares over gold mines - Aljazeera.com

Darfur tribal violence flares over gold mines - Aljazeera.com | conflict minerals | Scoop.it
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Darfur tribal violence flares over gold mines
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Gold mining has become an increasingly attractive option here.
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Computer Industry Impacts on the Environment and Society: Coltan Mining in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Computer Industry Impacts on the Environment and Society: Coltan Mining in Democratic Republic of the Congo | conflict minerals | Scoop.it

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Tantalum: A metal for Bond villains - Fortune Tech

Tantalum: A metal for Bond villains - Fortune Tech | conflict minerals | Scoop.it
It's in your smartphone, laptop, and stereo, and maybe even in you.
By Omar Akhtar, contributor



FORTUNE -- Tantalum is a rare element in high demand.
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Britain halts £21million in aid to Rwanda amid fears it is bankrolling military help for violent rebels in Congo

Britain halts £21million in aid to Rwanda amid fears it is bankrolling military help for violent rebels in Congo | conflict minerals | Scoop.it
International Development Secretary Justine Greening will not hand the cash over as planned next month amid mounting concern about President Paul Kagame's regime.

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Meet the Amazing Robots That Will Compete in the DARPA Robotics Challenge

Meet the Amazing Robots That Will Compete in the DARPA Robotics Challenge | conflict minerals | Scoop.it

Wow. I mean, seriously, wow. We've been incredibly excited to see the progress that Boston Dynamics has been making on ATLAS in preparation for the DARPA Robotics Challenge, but we had no idea what to expect from the challenge's Track A teams, each of whom will be designing and building their own robot with capabilities comparable to what we've seen ATLAS do.


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Nuances in Conflict Minerals Rules Leave Uneven Playing Field - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Nuances in Conflict Minerals Rules Leave Uneven Playing Field - Wall Street Journal (blog) | conflict minerals | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal (blog)Nuances in Conflict Minerals Rules Leave Uneven Playing FieldWall Street Journal (blog)General Motors Co.
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Conflict Minerals

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Flowchart of SEC's final rule on the use of conflict minerals (Flowchart of SEC's final rule on the use of conflict minerals http://t.co/XaA9fA85...)...
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