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Robo Wunderkind wants to build the Lego Mindstorms for everyone

Lego Mindstorms have paved the way for many programmable toys. And Austrian startup Robo Wunderkind is building a new kind of Lego-like programmable kit. The startup first launched on the TechCrunch Disrupt stage and just raised $1.2 million (€1 million) from SOSV, Austrian Federal Promotional Bank and multiple business angels. …

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Gardaí investigating sudden death of man in Dublin

Gardaí are investigating the sudden death of a man in his 50s at his home in Tyrrelstown, Dublin 15. Gardaí were called to the incident in Mount Eustace at around 4.30pm this afternoon.  The State Pathologist has been notified and a technical examination is taking place of the scene.  The body …

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Men held over 'plot to attack Berlin half marathon'

Six people have been arrested over alleged plans to attack Sunday’s Berlin half marathon. German police said in a statement that six people aged 18-21 had been detained after “isolated indications” that they were involved in preparing a “crime in connection” with the event. German newspaper Die Welt reported that …

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Salesforce is working on a blockchain product

Salesforce has always been a company that is looking ahead to the next big technology, whether that was mobile, social, internet of things or artificial intelligence. In an interview with Business Insider’s Julie Bort at the end of March, Salesforce co-founders Marc Benioff and Parker Harris talked about a range …

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Lionel Messi gets another hat trick vs. Leganes

April 8 (UPI) — Lionel Messi scored three times in FC Barcelona’s 3-1 win against Leganes at Camp Nou in Barcelona. The La Liga bout occurred on Saturday. Messi put in strikes in the 27th, 32nd and 87th minute. Leganes got its only score from Nabil El Zhar in the …

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