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Florianopolis News

World Series of Fighting (press release) (blog)

WSOF Announces Complete, 6-Fight Main Card For WSOF33: Gaethje vs. Dugulubgov
World Series of Fighting (press release) (blog)
The 5-foot-11, 30-year-old Zeferino of Middletown, N.Y. via Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil has earned a remarkable 15 of 20 career wins by way of submission. The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt finished as runner-up in the first-ever World Series ...

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30 Aug 2016 | 3:39 pm

Florianópolis, Brazil - (August 30, 2016) - Premier Brazilian game developer and publisher Hoplon is excited to announce today that their closed beta for Heavy Metal Machines will be playable first at PAX West 2016! Attendees to the event can ...

30 Aug 2016 | 1:01 pm


PICTURES: LATAM takes delivery of first A320neo
LATAM Airlines Brazil will initially operate the aircraft on domestic routes, including to Brasilia, Belo Horizonte, Campo Grande, Curitiba, Florianopolis, Porto Alegre, Recife, Rio de Janeiro Galeao and Sao Paulo Guarulhos. In November, the jet will ...
Latam Takes Its First A320neoAviation International News
LATAM Airlines Group Receives the First Airbus A320neo in the AmericasAviationPros.com

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30 Aug 2016 | 9:50 am


Begu wins in Brazil
Irina-Camelia Begu: Champion in Florianopolis. Related Content. Free £10 bet · Live tennis scores · Latest tennis results · Tournament calendar · Bet now on tennis. The Romanian, seeded second, came from behind to win 2-6 6-4 6-3, making it the perfect ...
Puig Eliminates Osaka in Brazil to Reach SFSofaScore (blog)
Puerto Rico's Monica Puig advances in BrazilUPI.com
Puig Powers Past Osaka In FlorianopolisWTA Tennis
beIN SPORTS MENA Breaking News -VAVEL.com
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6 Aug 2016 | 5:24 am

The Sydney Morning Herald

Brazil tennis star Gustavo Kuerten to light Rio cauldron: reports
The Sydney Morning Herald
Legend: Brazilian tennis player Gustavo Kuerten is set to light the Olympic cauldron after Pele pulled out. Photo: Buda Mendes. Kuerten, 39 is from Florianopolis Brazil, participated in the 2000 and 2004 Olympic Games in Sydney and Athens, is a former No.
Gustavo Kuerten: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.com
Olympics-Brazil tennis star Kuerten to light Rio cauldron, UOL saysYahoo Finance

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5 Aug 2016 | 5:35 pm

The Guardian

Brazilians on Rio 2016: 'I hope the Games offer a good time for ...
The Guardian
Ten readers reflect on Brazil's culture, the mood before the Olympics and their hopes for a positive legacy.

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3 Aug 2016 | 10:00 am

"O maior erro é sucumbir à arrogância", garante palestrante do ...
Diário Catarinense
Sandro Magaldi é perito em histórias de sucesso, trazidas no site meusucesso.com, onde é possível ter acesso a estas trajetórias, além de ampliar a rede de ...

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26 Aug 2016 | 8:49 am

I4U News

Extending battery life for mobile devices: 'Braidio' tech lets mobile devices share power
Science Daily
In a paper presented today at the Association for Computing Machinery's special interest group on data communication (SIGCOMM) conference in Florianópolis, Brazil, a team of computer science researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst led by ...
Borrowing energy from other devices extends battery life of gadgets ...E&T magazine
One battery to rule them all: new tech lets your mobile devices share battery powerTechRadar
New technology lets smartwatch use power from larger devicesBusiness Standard

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25 Aug 2016 | 2:08 pm