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A new app lets you read the Harry Potter book in an hour

Spritz, a new technology for quick reading, presents just one word at the same time, but at high speed, instead of showing horizontal lines of text, something to which we are habituated. By controlling a speed between 250 to 1000 words per minute, a reader could finish reading...
Posted On 13 Mar 2014
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Fernando Cordero would analyze the reform regarding mandatory affiliation

On last Wednesday the president of the Board of IESS, Fernando Cordero, did not ruled out a reform on Resolution 464 “Mandatory Membership for People Without Dependency Relation,” whose access is voluntary and not mandatory, since last Tuesday. “Things are not...
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Salvador Sanchez confirms his victory in El Salvador elections

As announced today by the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE for its Spanish acronym), the former guerrilla member and government candidate, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, won presidential elections last Sunday in El Salvador. With all the 10,445 ballots counted, Sanchez Ceren, of the...
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Unasur will send special commission to Venezuela

In Santiago, the representatives of the twelve member countries of the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) decided to support the legitimacy of the government of Nicolas Maduro, and to send a special commission to Venezuela with the objective of solving the political...
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Deposits of closed banks are paid by the BCE

The Central Bank of Ecuador (BCE) announced that from March 10 began the payment of the amounts of those people who maintained deposits in the bank accounts of financial institutions closed by the 1999 crisis. The institution said that these days the influx of people is permanent...
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“Drastic measures” against protests in Venezuela

While most parties involved in the conflict invoke peace in Venezuela, the President Nicolás Maduro congratulated the `flawless´ performance of police forces and announced that his government would take `drastic measure´ to end the protests. The more intense violence was...
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5 days left for the Metallica show in Quito

  This Tuesday, March 18th,  the Metallica fans, will converge at 21h00, at Parque del Bicentenario in Quito, to listen live to the Trash Metal band that will offer its first concert in the country.   Team Productions, the organizer of the event, said in a press release...
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Alianza PAIS sees feasible reform for reelection

The possibility to amend the Constitution in the Assembly for indefinite reelection of the elected officials, is gaining support in the block of the Government (Alianza País). This regarding to the possible reelection of President Rafael Correa in 2017. The referendum would be...
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Malaysia sends aircraft to verify alleged wreckage of the missing plane

The authorities of Malaysia reported the sending of an aircraft fleet to check the alleged wreckage of the missing plane after the Chinese Government published in an official website three images of `floating objects´ captured by one of its satellites.  The images were taken last...
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President of Honduras, interested in social, fiscal and oil issues in Ecuador

The president of Honduras, Juan Orlando Hernandez, showed interest in learning about Ecuadorian experiences in social, fiscal and oil issues during the work visit done to Ecuador. After meeting privately with President Correa, the two leaders attended a working session with their...
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