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How Google+ is built
GigaOM
July 13, 2011

If you're curious about the technology behind Google+, the project's technical lead, Google engineer Joseph Smarr, is currently hosting an online question and answer session about the service, sharing details about the platform's development, technology, and plans for the future.

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How to survive the next bubble
GigaOM
July 13, 2011

A another bubble seems to be brewing and entrepreneurs and investors need to get ready, tread carefully and, most importantly, learn from the lessons of the previous bubble and bust cycle. To help with that, we sat down with five entrepreneurs and investors to hear their tips.

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After 11 Years Jamie Oliver Splits From Sainsbury's
Huffpo
July 13, 2011

Remember those quirky Sainsbury's TV ads with Jamie Oliver grating nutmeg over a scrumptious roast? Well, those will soon be a thing of the past after the pair announced an end to their 11 year partnership, reports the Guardian.

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Lesbian Couples Boosting Gay Marriage Numbers
NPR
July 12, 2011

Demographer Gary Gates says lesbian couples are twice as likely to get married as gay men. Eventually, same-sex and straight couples' marriages rates will be about the same, he says.

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Gay-neutrality spurs bullying
StarTribune.com
July 12, 2011

Petitions bearing thousands of signatures opposed to the Anoka-Hennepin school district's "neutral" policy toward gay and lesbian student issues were presented to the district board of education Monday

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Liberal MP Warren Entsch backs civil unions for gays and lesbians
Herald Sun
July 12, 2011

A LIBERAL MP who will chair a new parliamentary friendship group for gay and lesbian Australians said he would be prepared to introduce same-sex civil union laws

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Michele Bachmann's clinic accused of trying to straighten out gays
latimes.com
July 12, 2011

Michele Bachmann's clinic allegedly told a gay man that he could pray the gay away

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Testimony: Gay teen pushed boundaries before death
The Associated Press
July 12, 2011

A former California school official has testified that a gay teen who was shot and killed in 2008 made sexually inappropriate comments to other students in the weeks before the shooting.

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N.Y. adoptions expected to go up as gay couples marry
freep.com
July 12, 2011

First comes love, then comes marriage. Now adoption lawyers and agencies in New York say they're getting ready for a baby boom as same-sex couples emboldened by the state's new gay marriage law take the next step and try to adopt children.

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Court: Gov't must state position on gay troop ban
seattlepi.com
July 12, 2011

A federal appeals court that has called for the immediate halt of the military's ban on openly gay troops issued an order Monday requiring the U.S. government to state whether it will continue to defend the policy's constitutionality in court.

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