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Skylights Theater headsets display HD films which block out fellow passengers

Skylights Theater offers an immersive 2D/3D cinema experience for users The portable glasses display films on a wide-angle, high-definition screen Weighing 280g, they provide visual and audio isolation from the cabin  By Chris Kitching for MailOnline Published: 12:44 EST, 24 February 2016 | Updated: 22:38 EST, 24 February 2016 A French start-up has designed a new headset that may change ...

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France can now block suspected terrorism websites without a court order

A new decree that went into effect today allows the French government to block websites accused of promoting terrorism and publishing child pornography, without seeking a court order. Under the new rules, published last week by France’s Ministry of the Interior, internet service providers (ISPs) must take down offending websites within 24 hours of receiving a government order. French Interior Minister ...

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Senators Chuck Schumer and Bob Casey plan bill to block benefits for ex-Nazis

Updated October 23, 2014 1:56 PMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jakob Denzinger looks from his apartment window in Osijek, eastern Croatia, on July 28, 2014. Denzinger is among dozens of death camp guards and suspected Nazi war criminals who collected millions of dollars in Social Security payments despite being forced out of the United States. (Credit: AP / Darko Bandic) Related ...

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Market Wrap: Stocks Edge Lower; H&R Block Slides

Filed under: Market News, Mergers & Acquisitions, Investing Scott Eells/Bloomberg via Getty Images By STEVE ROTHWELL NEW YORK — Some encouraging corporate news failed to give the broader stock market a boost on Monday, and stocks edged lower as investors waited for news on the outlook for the Federal Reserve’s interest rate policy. Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) jumped after announcing that it ...

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