Will Algeria Be Able To Export More Natural Gas and LNG?

Now exporting 4.6 Bcf/day of natural gas,internal conditions may transform Algeria into an importer sooner than most realize.Algeria’s gas production has steadily declined inrecent years thanks to slow governmental approval for projects, repeateddelays, lack ofinvestment partners,technical and infrastructure issues. Likeother long-time oil/gas producers, Algeria is plagued bymaturing fieldsand a lack […]

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National Geographic Documentary Tracks Teenager’s Ground-Breaking Trek To North Pole

Jade Hameister on her Polar expedition (Photo credit Paul Hameister) Last year Melbourne schoolgirl Jade Hameister wanted to ski to the South Pole but was told such expeditions could only be undertaken by those aged 16 or older. So she decided to trek to the North Pole instead – and she […]

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Tommy Lee Lists Zen-Punk Mansion in Calabasas at $6 Million

Touting looks that kill, Tommy Lee’s “home sweet home” in the gated communityof Vista Pointejust hit the market for$5.995 million. Perched in a secluded cul-de-sac up the street from the Calabasas Country Club, the Mötley Crüe drummer’s hilltop pad is tricked out with all the bells and whistles befitting a rock […]

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New Benchmarks For ‘Baaghi’ and Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Fan’

Shraddha Kapoor (L) and Tiger Shroff in ‘Baaghi’ (UTV Motion Pictures) Baaghi, the romantic action drama starring Tiger Shroff, Shraddha Kapoor and Sudheer Babu, has amassed 51.07 crore ($7.6 million) in its first five days in India, meaning it will beat the lifetime earnings of Tiger’s previous film Heropanti in just […]

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Watch Out, Hobbyist Tax Cheats. The IRS On To You

This week, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) released its audit report of the IRS’s methods of addressing taxpayers who take business tax deductions for activities not engaged in for profit (i.e. hobbies). TIGTA found that the IRS can do a better job of identifying high-income taxpayers who […]

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CFPB Delivers A Huge Favor To Lawyers With New Arbitration Rules

One of the wealthiest and most powerful constituencies in the Democratic Party is about to get a huge favor from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as it announces new rules prohibiting financial companies from requiring customers to waive the right to participate in class actions if they do business with […]

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The Year Of All Flash

With declining flash memory costs, increasing consolidation of storage in hardware platforms driving up overall performance requirements, combined with OS’s and communication interfaces built around the performance of flash memory, flash memory will provide the first accessed storage for more applications. EMC’s declaration that 2016 is the year of all flash, for primary data, seems to be backed up by their hardware product families and modern business requirements.

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