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The future of IT, with a focus on ITsec and including some selected readings from the New York Times.  Plus anything else that comes to mind NEC.
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Here’s the Defining National Security Question of Our Time

Here’s the Defining National Security Question of Our Time | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
We asked 20 experts whether great powers might ever go to war again.
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Quantity Time Begets Quality Time, and Parents Spend Enough of Both

Quantity Time Begets Quality Time, and Parents Spend Enough of Both | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
It’s time to look at our family calendars as half full, not half empty.
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With Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, Samsung Tries to Regain Its Footing

With Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, Samsung Tries to Regain Its Footing | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
The elegant new smartphones aim to answer many criticisms leveled at Samsung’s phones but are most likely not quite enough to fix what ails the company.
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Yes, Your Time as a Parent Does Make a Difference

Yes, Your Time as a Parent Does Make a Difference | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Exhausted parents have seized on a recent study claiming that parenting time doesn’t matter, but the research is misleading.
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Hackers’ Attack Cracked 10 Financial Firms in Major Assault

Hackers’ Attack Cracked 10 Financial Firms in Major Assault | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
As the breadth and potential source of the attack on JPMorgan Chase became clearer, Washington officials urgently expressed concern about the potential for more serious attacks in the future.
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Video: 36 Hours in Copenhagen

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Copenhagen, the standard-bearer for both design and New Nordic cuisine, offers other creative endeavors, from enticing shops to cozy bars.
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Understanding the Risks of Ebola, and What ‘Direct Contact’ Means

Understanding the Risks of Ebola, and What ‘Direct Contact’ Means | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Can you catch it on a crowded bus or train if you are standing next to someone who is infected? If the person has symptoms, the answer could be yes.
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Protest Camps in Hong Kong Come Under Assault

Protest Camps in Hong Kong Come Under Assault | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Protesters in several districts came under attack on Friday from men seeking to break apart their sit-ins, tearing down tents and surrounding demonstrators.
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Beijing’s Internet Crackdown Hurts the Chinese Economy

Beijing’s Internet Crackdown Hurts the Chinese Economy | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Businesses, researchers and ordinary people are finding it hard to complete even basic and innocuous tasks.
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Protests in Hong Kong Have Roots in China’s ‘Two Systems’

Protests in Hong Kong Have Roots in China’s ‘Two Systems’ | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
A look at why the political movements behind the protests would never have taken root in any other Chinese city.
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Police Arrest Dozens of Pro-Democracy Protesters in Hong Kong

Police Arrest Dozens of Pro-Democracy Protesters in Hong Kong | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Students were arrested after occupying the forecourt of the local government’s headquarters during a confrontation over Hong Kong’s election process on Saturday.
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Beatification Brings Opus Dei Into the Open

Beatification Brings Opus Dei Into the Open | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
The beatification Mass for a former leader of Opus Dei is an unusually public show of force for the movement, one of the most powerful and discreet in Catholicism.
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As Votes Are Tallied, Scotland Awaits Word on Independence

As Votes Are Tallied, Scotland Awaits Word on Independence | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
About 4.3 million registered voters will decide today whether to remain part of the United Kingdom or become an independent nation.
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Report: The Trillion-Dollar Risk Of A Cyber Attack On U.S. Power Grid

Report: The Trillion-Dollar Risk Of A Cyber Attack On U.S. Power Grid | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
A major cyber attack on the U.S. electric grid could cause over a $1 trillion in economic impact and roughly $71.1 billion in insurance claims, said a report released Wednesday. The report looks at the financial impact of a scenario in which 15 states and Washington, D.C. suffer a blackout as [...]
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At Christian Fashion Week, Modesty Is One Policy

At Christian Fashion Week, Modesty Is One Policy | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Panels, parties, runway shows and prayer circles make up Christian Fashion Week.
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The Limits of Tylenol for Pain Relief

The Limits of Tylenol for Pain Relief | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Acetaminophen (Tylenol) is widely recommended for the relief of back pain and the pain of knee and hip arthritis. But a systematic review of randomized trials has found that it works no better than a placebo.
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Nuts Are a Nutritional Powerhouse

Nuts Are a Nutritional Powerhouse | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
A series of studies found that the more nuts people consumed, the less likely they were to die at any given age, across classes and ethnic groups.
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Hong Kong’s Great Test

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The protests are our last stand for our core values. We must succeed, for our city's sake, and for the future of China.
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Ebola Patient’s Journey Shows How Global Travel Spreads Disease

Ebola Patient’s Journey Shows How Global Travel Spreads Disease | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Some experts say the system, relying heavily on the honesty of travelers and the diligence of airport workers, could quickly be overwhelmed by rapidly spreading disease.
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The Fundamental Horror of ISIS

Part of the challenge of fighting the Islamic State is the difficulty of grasping the savagery of its acts.
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China’s Crackdown in Hong Kong

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The promise of “one country, two systems” was supposed to last until 2047. How far will President Xi go if protesters stand their ground?
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For China, Limited Tools to Quell Unrest in Hong Kong

For China, Limited Tools to Quell Unrest in Hong Kong | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
The Chinese leader must find a solution that keeps Hong Kong stable without sparking copycat calls for change in mainland China.
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Fighting to Honor a Father’s Last Wish: To Die at Home

Fighting to Honor a Father’s Last Wish: To Die at Home | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
Maureen Stefanides wanted to fulfill her father’s request after long nursing home stays left him weak and unhappy, but the forces of the health care system seemed stacked against her.
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How Israel Silences Dissent

Those who express sympathy for Palestinians have been threatened, even fired from jobs.
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Live Updates on the Scottish Independence Referendum Count

Live Updates on the Scottish Independence Referendum Count | P1 & Friends | Scoop.it
From 2 p.m. Eastern time until the final result is announced in the early hours of Friday, we will provide updates on Scotland’s referendum on independence from the United Kingdom.
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