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a human being whose body has been taken over in whole or in part by electromechanical devices

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The Anita Borg Social Impact Award honors an individual or team who has caused technology to have a positive impact on the lives of women and society, or who have caused women to have a significant impact on the design and use of technology.
Mr Borg had been trying to fix his car radio, with a group of pals on the sunny evening last August when the drama unfolded.
Mr Borg, who is boxing on BBC's Grandstand this weekend in the Four Nations championships in Cardiff, is suing South Wales Police for damages after the incident.
Neil Fodor, prosecuting, said Borg was accused of crashing into another car due to his "prolonged bad driving in a built-up area".
Alongside scholars such as John Dominic Crossan, Borg was a leader in the Jesus Seminar, which brought a skeptical eye to the Scriptures and in particular to supernatural claims about Jesus' miracles and his resurrection from the dead.
He added: "We are delighted to launch our Astra Plus Home Series micro solar power plants in North India which shall substantially contribute to our endeavour to power 40000 Indian households by April '14, apart from offering these Borg Powered households independence in generating their own low cost power as well as ensuring uninterrupted power supply.
Borg overcame general opposition from gay rights groups, liberals, green MEPs, and left-wing MEPs who at the last minute appeared bolstered by an announcement from the EP's socialists' group that it was calling for a rejection of Borg as commissioner.
The Bjorn Borg offer in China will encompass a full wardrobe - from underwear and sports wear to footwear and accessories.
Danny Butler has boxed in Prizefighter, he's fought for the British title and the Commonwealth title and he's held the British Masters title," said Borg.
Borg and Federer represent cool, calm sophistication.
The accreditation comes as a continuation to Al Borg's efforts to raise the quality standards of the medical testing industry in the region to match those found only in developed countries, and will help Al Borg in winning outsourcing opportunities from Europe and the GCC" said Ahmed Badreldin, Executive Director at Abraaj Capital.
Earlier Borg inaugurated the Maltese High Commission in New Delhi.
He was born in Sweden, son of Frans Borg and Christina (Perrson) Borg and was predeceased by two sisters: Anna (Borg) Lazzaro and Viola (Borg) Bergstrom.
CAIRO: Shareholders in Egyptian medical services company Al Borg Laboratory have offered to sell shares amounting to 75 per cent of the total to Abraaj Capital of the UAE, reports said yesterday.
BJORN BORG has backed Roger Federer to become only the third man in the Open era to complete the grand slam of all four major titles after watching him equal his Wimbledon record on Centre Court last weekend.