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Seeking an edge, U.S. landlords turn to tenant experience apps

Seeking an edge, U.S. landlords turn to tenant experience apps

Published 08/02/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The firm that sold Chelsea Market to Google for $2.4 billion has joined three large brokerages, among others, to back software [more…]

‘Thar she blows!’ Scientists use drones to monitor whale health

‘Thar she blows!’ Scientists use drones to monitor whale health

Published 04/02/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - “Thar she blows!” The old cry of sailors sighting a whale’s waterspout is taking on new meaning as scientists turn to drones, [more…]

Siberian cave findings shed light on enigmatic extinct human species

Siberian cave findings shed light on enigmatic extinct human species

Published 30/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists using sophisticated techniques to determine the age of bone fragments, teeth and artifacts unearthed in a Siberian cave have provided new [more…]

Asia shares pare gains as focus turns to crucial Sino-U.S. trade talks

Asia shares pare gains as focus turns to crucial Sino-U.S. trade talks

Published 28/01/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares ticked up on Monday though they retreated from earlier highs as relief on news of a deal to reopen the [more…]

As West turns on him, Venezuela’s Maduro flexes military muscle

As West turns on him, Venezuela’s Maduro flexes military muscle

Published 28/01/2019

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro oversaw a display of the army’s Russian hardware on Sunday, with anti-aircraft flak and tank rounds pounding a [more…]

Former Australia captain Foster to lobby FIFA for Araibi

Former Australia captain Foster to lobby FIFA for Araibi

Published 28/01/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Former Australia soccer captain Craig Foster will lobby officials at world governing body FIFA later on Monday for them to intervene on [more…]

You’re hired! Thai startup fills gap in tech talent recruiting

You’re hired! Thai startup fills gap in tech talent recruiting

Published 28/01/2019

BANGKOK (Reuters) - When app developer Sattha Puangput was looking to move from a startup to a new role, he updated his profile on GetLinks, [more…]

Rose wins at Torrey Pines, passes Faldo with ten PGA Tour victories

Rose wins at Torrey Pines, passes Faldo with ten PGA Tour victories

Published 28/01/2019

(Reuters) - World number one Justin Rose described his victory as a “win-and-a-half” after carding a three-under-par 69 to beat Adam Scott by two shots [more…]

Federer serves up dominant first-round win against Istomin

Federer serves up dominant first-round win against Istomin

Published 14/01/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Defending champion Roger Federer served straight through Denis Istomin to win their first-round encounter at the Australian Open on Monday, securing a [more…]

Brave Murray bows out of Australian Open after epic comeback

Brave Murray bows out of Australian Open after epic comeback

Published 14/01/2019

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Andy Murray’s hopes of a fairytale swansong at the Australian Open were crushed in the first round on Monday as Roberto Bautista [more…]