Barnwell: Colts should hand Andrew Luck a blank check

10:57 AM ET print The NFL season ended less than two weeks ago, but teams are already beginning to make moves in advance of the new league year, and with the NFL combine in Indianapolis next week, vacations are over for many. In addition to the scouting bonanza to come, front offices are figuring out their free-agent plans and identifying which players they want to retain on their rosters heading into the new league year, which begins March 9. Bill Barnwell takes a division-by-division look at five moves each NFL ...

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Researchers develop ‘Superman memory crystal’ that could store 360TB of data forever

Share This article Researchers at the University of Southampton’s Optoelectronics Research Center have developed a new form of data storage that could potentially survive for billions of years. The research consists of nanostructured glass that can record digital data in five dimensions using femtosecond laser writing. The crystal storage contains 360TB per disc and is stable at up to 1,000 degrees celsius. You record data using an ultra-fast laser that produces short and intense pulses of light — on the order of one quadrillionth of a second each — and ...

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Kurds' advance in Syria divides U.S. and Turkey as Russia bombs

Buildings which were damaged during the security operations and clashes between Turkish security forces and Kurdish militants, are pictured in Sur district of Diyarbakir, Turkey February 11, 2016. Reuters/Sertac Kayar The rapid advance of U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, taking advantage of Russian air strikes to seize territory near the Turkish border, has infuriated Ankara and threatened to drive a wedge between NATO allies. Washington has long seen the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) and its YPG military wing ...

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Bombardier to slash 7,000 jobs over the next two years

Latvia’s national airline AirBaltic, a launch partner, and Canada’s Bombardier present a new CS100 aircraft in Riga international airport, Latvia, November 27, 2015. Reuters/Ints Kalnins Canadian aircraft and train maker Bombardier Inc (BBDb.TO) said it would slash its workforce by about 7,000 over the next two years, while ramping up hiring to support production of its struggling CSeries commercial jet program. The company said on Wednesday it had signed a letter of intent with Air Canada (AC.TO) for up to 75 CS300 aircraft for as much as $ 3.8 billion, ...

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Pokemon Fighting Game Pokken Tournament Not Likely for 3DS, Here's Why

If you were hoping that the upcoming Pokken Tournament would eventually release on the 3DS, then you better sit down. It’s not very likely that the Pokemon fighting game will be making its way to Nintendo’s handheld. GameSpot interviewed Katsuhiro Harada and Masaaki Hoshino about Pokken Tournament and asked if there were any considerations of bringing the game to 3DS. “It’s definitely a challenge to get it on the Wii U with what we’re doing right now,” Hoshino said. “And it definitely would be a challenge to have the same ...

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