Even moderate picky eating can have negative effects on children’s health

Picky eating among children is a common but burdensome problem that can result in poor nutrition for kids, family conflict, and frustrated parents.

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Earliest evidence of reproduction in a complex organism

Researchers led by the University of Cambridge have found the earliest example of reproduction in a complex organism. Their new study has found that some organisms known as rangeomorphs, which lived 565 million years ago, reproduced by taking a joint approach: they first sent out an ‘advance party’ to settle in a new area, followed by rapid colonisation of the new neighbourhood. The results, reported today in the journal Nature, could aid in revealing the origins of our modern marine environment.

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How to compare and merge text files on Linux

Comparing text files requires time, effort, a large monitor and a good amount of patience, or simply just the right tools to do it without any of the aforementioned. If you are an editor that has to deal with multiple versions of a text file, or a developer that wants to check the various code revisions of a file, then the following tutorial is for you.

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China manages drone and chip exports

National security concerns have led China to restrict exports of high-performance drones and supercomputers.

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German carmakers buy Nokia’s mapping

German vehicle manufacturers Audi, BMW and Daimler are buying Nokia’s Here digital mapping business for 2.8bn euros (£2bn).

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US hospitals warned on drug pump use

The US Food and Drug Administration is ‘strongly encouraging’ hospitals not to use a drug pump system made by a leading medical supplier.

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India blocks 857 porn sites

India has blocked free access to 857 porn sites in what it says is a move to prevent children from accessing them.

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ICYMI: The ‘failure’ of Google+

A round-up of interesting technology-related links you may have missed over the past weekend.

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