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  • The Fencer... throughout is meant to evoke a certain nostalgia (despite the fact that the setting and period of the movie, Soviet Estonia in the early 1950s, is not one most who were there tend to be nostalgic about, although in fairness sometimes you never ... — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT (via Chicago Sun-Times)
  • Hotel Telegraaf in Estonia Joins Autograph CollectionAutograph Collection Hotels yesterday announced the opening of its first hotel in Estonia with the debut of Hotel Telegraaf in Tallinn's historic centre. Autograph Collection Hotels yesterday announced the opening of its first hotel in Estonia with the debut of Hotel Telegraaf in Tallinn's historic centre. — Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:22:45 GMT (via Hotel News Resource)
  • Making games under threat of nuclear warI met with Kaur Kender, executive producer at ZA/UM, in a Shoreditch hotel to discuss why a developer from as far afield as Estonia was setting up a new studio in London. It didn't seem too strange - after all, major games firms such as Rovio, CCP and Gram Games have recently established a foothold in the UK capital. — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT (via GamesIndustry.biz)
  • Review: 'The Fencer' Is an Inspiring Figure in a Formulaic TaleInspirational teachers aren't limited to any one time or place. "The Fencer," a Finnish-Estonian-German coproduction drawn from a true story, may be set in Estonia in the early 1950s, when the Soviet Union occupied the country, but it follows squarely in the footsteps of "Dead Poets Society" and "Stand and Deliver." — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 20:23:23 GMT (via The New York Times)
  • Ansip plans new EU cybersecurity centre... traditional European manufacturers to build more devices that are connected to the internet. During a trip to Estonia earlier this month, Ansip visited NATO's cybersecurity centre based in Tallinn. "More centres of excellence needed," he tweeted on ... — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:41:36 GMT (via EurActiv.com)
  • Estonian man charged with conspiracy to murder Hutch family friend further remanded in custody... raided a premises in west Dublin on the morning of April 4. Imre Arakas, 58, with an address at Sopruse, Tallinn, Estonia, was charged on April 6 last and then remanded in custody. He is accused of conspiring with others not before the courts to ... — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:39:31 GMT (via Independent.ie)
  • Autograph Collection Debuts in EstoniaMarriott International's Autograph Collection Hotels has opened its first hotel in Estonia with the debut of Hotel Telegraaf in Tallinn's historic center. Dating back to 1878, the hotel's building is steeped in history, having been home to both the Revaler Handelsbank and, subsequently, the country's central post, telephone and telegraph office - from which the hotel took its name. — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:05:59 GMT (via Hotel Business)
  • Nitro Nation Online goes Overdrive... of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress .] July 20, 2017, Tallinn, Estonia Creative Mobile and Universum Film (UFA) announce their partnership to feature the summer car thriller movie Overdrive, in the ... — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:01:13 GMT (via Gamasutra)
  • We Need Cyberwar Rules of Engagement Now... the U.S. Naval War College, had started compiling the manual in 2009 in response to massive Russian cyberattacks on Estonia and then on Georgia during the brief Russo-Georgian conflict. They identified 154 existing rules, but the manual isn't an ... — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:56:58 GMT (via Bloomberg)
  • EU ministers discuss measures of work-life balance in TallinnUnder the aegis of the Estonian presidency, EU ministers for social protection and labor are exchanging views and best practices at the Tallinn Creative Hub on Wednesday and Thursday on how member states can support people in finding ways to balance work and private life, informs LETA/BNS.... — Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:28:15 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • Mischler makes presentation in EstoniaDr. Jim Mischler, associate professor of English and head of the Department of English, Foreign Languages and Cultural Studies at Northwestern State University, recently made a presentation at the International Cognitive Linguistics Association conference in Tartu, Estonia. Mischler's presentation was " motional intensity in English: A historical study." — Wed, 19 Jul 2017 21:33:16 GMT (via Natchitoches Times)
  • Estonian President visits 'Shabab Oman II' in TallinnThe RNOV 'Shabab Oman II' will head to Turku in Finland to take part at the marine festival that will be organised from July 20 to July 23. -ONA The RNOV 'Shabab Oman II' will head to Turku in Finland to take part at the marine festival that will be organised from July 20 to July 23. -ONA Tallinn: President Kersti Kaljulaid of Estonia visited the Royal Navy of Oman vessel 'Shabab Oman II' while docking at Tallinn Port in Estonia during its participation at the annual festival hosted by the city. She toured the various components of the vessel during which she was briefed on the equipment and systems that enable the vessel to operate at high seas. — Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:46:42 GMT (via Times of Oman)
  • Dutch + Latvian team to design Estonia's first movable pedestrian bridge in TallinnA team comprising Witteveen+Bos, plein06 and Novarc Group recently won a global competition to design Estonia's first movable pedestrian bridge in the old harbor of the Tallinn capital. Their winning scheme, "New Balance 100" - whose name pays tribute to the country's ongoing centennial celebration - was chosen for its aesthetic form and technical balancing solutions. — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:10:17 GMT (via Archinect School Blog)
  • Rouge Watchtower Lit With RobeRobe products are known for their ruggedness and reliability, making them ideal for all types of exterior installations and the toughest of operating conditions a which is why LEDForce 18 PARs and Anolis ArcSource Outdoor 4MCs were specified - together with other lights - to illuminate the Pesapuu Watchtower in RA uge, Estonia. The new 30 metres high Watchtower is located near to RA uge SuurjA rv, Estonia's deepest lake in the RA uge parish of VA ru Country, a conservation area recognised for its outstanding natural beauty. — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 18:13:02 GMT (via Live Design Online)
  • MEPs and ministers hit back on EU plan for longer spectrum licenses... proposal. National ministers discussed spectrum at a meeting Tuesday (18 July) in Tallinn, the Estonian capital. Estonia has asked other national governments to share more feedback on setting a minimum length for spectrum licenses by the end of this ... — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 18:12:41 GMT (via EurActiv.com)
  • EU brings member states together to lead on 5G... the United States, and that you have read and agree to the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy . Signed in Tallinn, Estonia, the current holder of the rotating EU presidency, the declaration of intent sets out to establish a common baseline on 5G ... — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:39:59 GMT (via Computer Weekly)
  • Relocation of 70-80 jobs to NE Estonia now certainAs part of the plan to relocate a number of state jobs out of Tallinn, decisions have been made regarding 70-80 jobs to move them to East-Viru county, Minister of Regional Affairs Jaak Aab told regional newspaper Pohjarannik, cites LETA/BNS.... — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:02:14 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • News / 9 minutes agoRiverside confirmed for Midsummer Prog Festival 2018... 8: Joensuu Kerubi, Finland Sep 29: Tampere Klubi, Finland Sep 30: Helsinki Tavastia, Finland Oct 01: Tallinn Tapper, Estonia Oct 03: Bialystok Zmiana Klimatu, Poland Jun 23: Valkenburg Midsummer Prog Festival 2018 — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:11:03 GMT (via Metal Hammer)
  • Omniva to test Starship Technologies delivery robotsThe Estonian state-owned logistics company Eesti Post AS operating under the Omniva brand is set to start a trial of delivering parcels with the aid of Starship Technologies' delivery robots and a Mercedez-Bens Robovan in Tallinn's Kakumae district, informs LETA/BNS.... — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:02:53 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • Edelaraudtee: Estonia to lose comprehensive railway networkThe Estonian privately-owned train operator Edelaraudtee said that the government's decision to discontinue train traffic on the Lelle-Parnu section of the railway network from 2019 is regretful as it deprives Estonia of a comprehensive railway network, informs LETA/BNS.... — Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:02:50 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
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