Science

OSCE media freedom representative welcomes adoption of access-to-information law in Ukraine, urges further reform

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Dunja Mijatovic, OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, at a press conference in Kyiv, 13 October 2010.

TECHNOLOGY: IRIN's pick of the year - 2010

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Top 10 Tech Trends of 2011

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ROI, Reconsidered

The purpose of any business investment is to deliver net economic value. Yet, research has shown that in more than 60 percent of IT implementations, the value expected or “promised” is not being received. So the critical question is, “How can CIOs...

Cassini Celebrates 10 Years Since Jupiter Encounter

Cassini Jupiter Portrait
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This true color mosaic of Jupiter was constructed from images taken by the...

Particle Pings: Sounds Of The Large Hadron Collider

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This is what researchers at the ATLAS detector at the Large Hadron Collider expect data from a Higgs...

New UN-Korean partnership aims to boost transfer of ‘green’ technologies

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3 Reasons Clouds Prevent Cyber-Attacks

Recent cyber-attacks have shown that cloud computers are resilient to distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks that overwhelm traditional Web servers. Here are three reasons why cloud computers are able to thwart cyber-attackers.