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Unicode pioneer Michael Suignard has submitted a “Revised draft for the encoding of an extended Egyptian Hieroglyphs repertoire” in Unicode, trying to replicate the expressivity of the 7,000 hieroglyphs used in Greco/Roman times. His taxonomy includes over 2,000 awesome, well-sorted glyphs, including the all-important “phallus” and “liquid issuing…

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Image: David Buchan/Variety/REX/Shutterstock By Adam Rosenberg2018-04-21 19:55:02 UTC Colin Kaepernick may be the most criminally unemployed NFL player in the free agency pool today, but the actions that brought him to this point continue to pay off. Kaepernick was named Amnesty International’s “Ambassador of Conscience” for 2018 on Saturday. The…

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Theresa May apologised to Caribbean leaders earlier in the week Theresa May has confirmed that members of the Windrush generation who have been treated unfairly by the Home Office will be compensated. The BBC understands the compensation will be for financial losses incurred. More…

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Today SmugMug, the leading photo management and sharing platform, announced the acquisition of Flickr, the online photo management and sharing application. This acquisition will create the most influential photography community in the world. For 15 years SmugMug has focused on helping the photographer and supporting their craft, with a business…

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