Dolly the sheep's cloned sisters in good health despite age

Though growing old, Dolly’s sheep siblings are no worse for wear. Debbie, Denise, Dianna and Daisy, clones all derived from the same cell line as the first cloned mammal, show no signs of long-term health issues, according to research published Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications. The clones are, in fact, in vigorous good condition despite the fact that they range in age from 7 to 9, or about 60 to 70 in human years.

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Xactly CEO Christopher Cabrera: Understanding CRM's Boundaries


It’s important to recognize that “CRM is growing up,” said Xactly CEO Christopher Cabrera. “It’s becoming more useful to the CRM user, who is predominantly the sales rep or whoever is managing the customer relationship. The sales performance management, or SPM, space is on a collision course with CRM, because what CRM doesn’t do is allow the reps that are using it to make sense of it all, and how it affects them and their compensation. We’re seeing an expansion of CRM to add more functionality, so it gives more power to the user … .”

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Uber Tosses Its Drivers a Few Bones


Facing growing pressure from labor unions and regulators across the U.S. and key overseas markets, Uber on Monday introduced a series of new apps and benefits for its core group of drivers. The goal is to make their working hours more productive and profitable. Among the new apps are Driver Destinations, which lets drivers input their destinations twice a day to restrict ride requests to their current routes. Uber has been testing the app in a few cities and will roll it out to at least a dozen more this week and worldwide in the future.

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FAA begins testing NASA's drone traffic control system

NASA has been working on a UAS traffic management (UTM) system to handle the growing number of unmanned aerial vehicles taking to the skies.

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US shoppers increasingly buying iPhones from carriers instead of Apple

Article Image A growing number of Americans are choosing to buy their iPhones from carrier outlets and websites, instead of directly from Apple’s website and retail stores, recent research data indicates.

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UN freedom of expression expert to file brief supporting Apple in encryption row

Article Image Adding to a growing list of amicus briefs filed in favor of Apple’s pro-encryption stance in a high-profile legal battle with the FBI, United Nations free speech watchdog David Kaye reportedly plans to lodge a similar document supporting the company’s arguments.

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Lab Report: Wi-Fi Cameras Can Be Knocked off Your Network

Background: How Home Security Cameras WorkThey’re growing in popularity: Small video cameras that can sit anywhere in your home or business and let you keep an eye on things anywhere you have an …

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The Cloud Complexity Challenge


Growing acceptance of cloud computing quickly is becoming a double-edged sword for the leading players in the SaaS, PaaS and IaaS marketplaces. As a broader set of customers adopts cloud-first strategies, even the biggest cloud players are being challenged to scale their operations to keep pace with escalating customer demands without becoming too complex. The good news is that every market research survey clearly indicates that corporate executives have become comfortable with the idea of moving parts of their operations to the cloud.

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Apple to source OLED iPhone displays from Samsung and LG, report says

Article Image Adding to a growing number of rumors claiming iPhones will soon integrate OLED display technology, a report out of South Korea claims Apple is close finalizing a supply agreement that will see both Samsung and LG Display provide the necessary panels for the future handsets.

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IDC expects Apple Watch to dominate wearables market through 2019

Article Image Apple’s control of the growing wearables market will continue for the foreseeable future, market research firm IDC projected on Thursday, forecasting that the Apple Watch will control the lion’s share of the smartwatch market through the year 2019.

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Apple rolls out revamped Mac in Business webpage with focus on success stories

Article Image Apple launched a redesigned Mac in Business webpage on Wednesday to better target its growing presence in enterprise, highlighting corporate success stories, a special section detailing its partnership with IBM and reworked marketing literature focusing on individual productivity apps.

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FAA taps sensor technology to tackle airport drone threat

Faced with a growing drone threat to aircraft, the Federal Aviation Administration has teamed up with IT specialist CACI International in an attempt to protect the airspace around airports.

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CFOs Calculate Benefits of Cloud ERP


One of the clear indications that the cloud movement is becoming mainstream is the growing number of CFOs and finance departments that are adopting Software as a Service solutions to support their corporate responsibilities. Even more interesting is how cloud-based alternatives can redefine the accounting and financial management function in forward-minded organizations. The finance and accounting segment of the SaaS market has been gaining momentum for years.

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Fossil spends $260M on wearables startup Misfit to bolster smartwatch lineup

Article Image In a bid to address the growing smartwatch market, established consumer wristwatch maker Fossil on Thursday announced an agreement to acquire wearables firm Misfit for $260 million.

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Plex app turns 4th-gen Apple TV into personal media server

Article Image Adding to the quickly growing list of new Apple TV apps, media server solution Plex issued its hotly anticipated tvOS app on Monday with support for local content playback, Internet channels and more.

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