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Physicist Stuart Parkin wins 2014 Millennium Technology prize for opening big data era

Professor Stuart ParkinTechnology Academy Finland (TAF) has declared innovator Prof. Stuart Parkin as winner of the 2014 Millennium Technology Prize, the prominent award for technological innovation. Parkin’s innovations have led to a huge expansion of data acquisition and storage capacities, which in turn have underpinned the evolution of large data centres and cloud services, social networks, music and film distribution online. The prize is worth one million euros. More...

Design fills the fabric of Finnish life

Design fills the fabric of Finnish lifeFinnish design is for everyone. A family in Finland shows how world-famous design items form part of daily life. More...

European Elections advance voting in Canada

EuroparlamenttivaalitEuropean Parliamentary Elections (European Elections) advance voting abroad for citizens of Finland takes place between 14 and 17 May 2014. More...

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