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New Atlas

Braidio lets small mobile devices wirelessly "offload" power requirements to larger ones
New Atlas
... suitable to mass-market needs and commercial production. The results of this research were recently presented at the Association for Computing Machinery's special interest group on data communication (SIGCOMM) conference in Florianópolis, Brazil.
New technology lets smartwatch use power from larger devicesGizbot

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28 Aug 2016 | 5:20 am


"O maior erro é sucumbir à arrogância", garante palestrante do Empreende Brazil, em Florianópolis
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 contatos. Ele será um dos palestrantes da Empreende Brazil Conference. Em entrevista ao DC, ele ...

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26 Aug 2016 | 8:49 am


Phys.Org

Team introduces 'Braidio' technology, lets mobile devices share power
Phys.Org
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
Braidio - new technology that lets mobile devices share power ...News Every day
One battery to rule them all: new tech lets your mobile devices share battery powerTechRadar
I4U News
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25 Aug 2016 | 11:29 am


Sportinglife.com

Begu wins in Brazil
Sportinglife.com
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


Red Bull

Take a GoPro Tour of Pedro Barros's Backyard Bowl
Red Bull
If you're a skateboarder in Florianópolis, Brazil, chances are high you've skated in Pedro Barros's backyard. If not, do indulge! The Brazilian bowlriding king keeps an open door policy for any skater, young or old, to lay down a line in the backyard ...

2 Aug 2016 | 1:34 pm


568 MW wind power project approved in Brazil
Power Engineering International
Brazil flag. Bloomberg reports that the company is in talks to sell an equity stake in the project, according to Rodrigo Nereu dos Santos, executive director of Florianopolis, Santa Catarina-based RDS. It's expected to cost $744m. "We are ready to go ...

25 Aug 2016 | 6:46 am


RDS Energias Gets Permit for 568-Megawatt Wind Project in Brazil
Bloomberg
The company is in talks to sell an equity stake in the project, according to Rodrigo Nereu dos Santos, executive director of Florianopolis, Santa Catarina-based RDS. It's expected to cost 2.4 billion reais ($744 million). He declined to identify any ...

24 Aug 2016 | 6:24 pm