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Is Your Collaboration Software Productive, or Just Chatter?

23 hours ago   |   Business

With services like Skype, Slack, Yammer, and Teams nearing ubiquity in offices across the world, a conversation in the workplace is only ever a hastily typed message away...
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Trump's Quiet Attack on Redistricting

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

It went largely unnoticed last week, but the Trump administration's ongoing campaign to structurally tilt American democracy in the Republican Party's favor is proceeding...
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Spectrum reaches deal to carry ACC Network

6 days ago   |   Times Union

Charter Communications and the Walt Disney Company announced a comprehensive distribution agreement Wednesday that will enable Spectrum to offer the ACC Network to Capital...
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Global warming causes ultra-rare lightning storms near North Pole

Global warming causes ultra-rare lightning storms near North Pole

6 days ago   |   New York Post

Over the weekend, the icy region saw 48 individual lightning strikes within 300 miles of the pole, with more than 1,000 hitting within 600 miles of the pole, according to...
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Old Town Road Is Real, and People Keep Stealing the Street Signs

8 days ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

After Lil Nas X's song blew up, the signs for Old Town Rd. in Wellesley, Mass., began to disappear.
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Language Barriers are Limiting Your E-Commerce Customer Base

8 days ago   |   Business

More than 70% of shoppers are more likely to purchase a product presented in their native language. China and India have more than 1 billion internet users, and potential...
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Chapman release raises specter of re-offenders

9 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Do you suppose those Middlesex Superior Court jurors who last Friday set free serial child molester Wayne Chapman ever heard of David Brown, a Worcester native with a similarly...
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A new pitch deck from Disney and The Trade Desk advises media buyers to change how they plan around live TV like sports

A new pitch deck from Disney and The Trade Desk advises media buyers to change how they plan around live TV like sports

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

Disney executives touted the reach of its newly unified ad sales portfolio, which brings together brands like ABC, ESPN, Freeform, FX, and National Geographic, in an advertiser...
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The Financial Independence, Retire Early Movement Explained

12 days ago   |   Business

FIRE is an acronym for the Financial Independence, Retire Early movement. The goal of the FIRE movement is to work hard, live below your means and then retire in your 30s while...
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Big bird: Prehistoric parrot from 20 million years ago likely 3 feet tall

12 days ago   |   NY Daily News

Polly wants a steak. The fossilized remains of a prehistoric parrot believed to have roamed Earth approximately 20 million years ago stood 3 feet tall, claim researchers in a...
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President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Trump cancels Denmark meeting over Greenland proposal

President Donald Trump says an upcoming trip to Denmark is on hold because its prime minister isn't interested in selling Greenland to the U.S. Read more ...

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Ex-MLB players Dotel, Castillo linked to drug ring

Dominican officials say a 1,050-kilogram shipment of drugs heading from South America to Puerto Rico was one of several seizures attributed to this ring. Read more ...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps...

Facebook users will finally be able to see info collected from other apps and websites

Facebook is introducing a tool to help users see and manage the data that apps and websites collect on them and share with the social media website. Read more ...

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

President Trump acknowledges China policies may mean US economic pain

The president said tariffs on China, whether or not they hurt the U.S. in the short term, are needed to address long-term problems abroad. Read more ...

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

'This is a horror story': Illegal apartments created halfway between floors

The illegal micro apartments are windowless. Tenants are charged $600 per month. Read more ...

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns

An aide to Philadelphia's mayor said Ross failed to act on allegations of sexual, racial and gender harassment and discrimination in his department. Read more ...

Best chicken sandwich? Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's all vying for the crown

Best chicken sandwich? Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's all vying for the crown

Three national fast-food chains are vying for American tastebuds in a social media feud over who has the best chicken sandwich. Read more ...

Marte hits 3-run HR in eighth, Pirates top Nationals 4-1

Marte hits 3-run HR in eighth, Pirates top Nationals 4-1

PITTSBURGH - Starling Marte hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in eighth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Tuesday night. Read more ...

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Court papers list assets of about $577 million. Read more ...

Murphy homers again in Mariners' 7-4 win over Rays

Murphy homers again in Mariners' 7-4 win over Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Tom Murphy hit a tiebreaking homer, his sixth in the last four games, in the sixth inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 7-4 win over the Tampa Bay... Read more ...