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The British Chancellor of the Exchequer, responsible for setting the UK's budget, today announced plans for a new 25 percent tax intended to close loopholes that presently see multinational...
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Sadly I lack faith that our chancellor has either the ability or the will to do much about this.
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Talking at +TechMeetup Edinburgh on the 13th about Dogecoin, do come along!
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http://opentechcalendar.co.uk/event/1398 export that into your Google Calendar .....
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It travels by the power of WOW! and Comic Sans.
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In which it turns out "Person of Interest" is in fact a documentary...
After years of speculation that electronics can be accessed by intelligence agencies through a back door, an internal NSA catalog reveals that such methods already exist for numerous end-user devices.
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Also Dogecoin :-)
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interesting posts. liked them. we should do a reshare team up. Thoughts?
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An eight-legged friend makes an unexpected appearance during a BBC Scotland bulletin: http://bbc.in/1Ad5dFP
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The weather is very British :-) 
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Sounds like a great idea to me tbh - it's nice you can day trip to London now! :) And Gatwick isn't that bad really, I just never find the Starbucks in the departure lounge so end up going to Costa+Caffe Nero instead.
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Not saying this email is suspicious, but somehow I doubt HMRC end their emails with signatures in Russian... 
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I'm actually okay with that, in part because I don't really call people, but thought this may be of interest to others.
Google will implement its "Smarter Caller ID" for Android phones early next year to show Google Plus names and profile photos. Here's how to turn it off.
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    Analyst Developer, 2013 - present
  • University of St Andrews
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