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  •  A visitor walks past an exhibit of past Blackberry smartphones at the Blackberry stand at the 2015 CeBIT technology trade fair in Germany
    A BlackBerry turnaround remains on course
    It seemed for a long time as if the enormous popularity of Apple iPhones had killed off all competition from Blackberry. However, Blackberry has fought back and has surfaced with a fourth-quarter profit. Fox Business Network reported on March 27,...
  • California drought bill aims to loosen delayed infrastructure projects
    California drought bill aims to loosen delayed infrastructure projects
    The effects of a fourth year of drought is shown in dramatic images on the California Drought website. Pictures compare 2011 to 2013 with shots in 2014 and show reductions in snow and water levels at key reservoirs in California and in the Sierra...
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    iKindom: Where Apple is the king
    With a profit the size of a telephone number, Apple is definitely the most visible success in a sector more notable for wide swings in fortune.Chief executives seldom admit to being surprised by their companies’ performance. There is,...
  • Well-intentioned art director learns the limits of awareness
    Well-intentioned art director learns the limits of awareness
    A big-hearted Chicago art director couldn't do anything about his city's homeless people's mental illness, addiction and substance abuse. But he could address another of their problems – amateur typography. So he's been...
  • U.S. power grid attacked every 4 days: 362 times in last 3 years
    U.S. power grid attacked every 4 days: 362 times in last 3 years
    A report released on March 25 by USA Today pointed to a grim vulnerability in the nation’s power and electrical systems. According to an analysis of federal energy records, a section of our power grid is hit by “a cyber or physical...
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    With much to be unhappy about, Coke is dropping 'happiness' ad campaign
    Even though they've spent tens of millions of dollars on it over six years; even though they've run it in print, broadcast and digital media in more than 200 markets worldwide; and even though they went so far as to record a single of its...
  • Going off-MLS
    Part two: should I sell my house off-MLS?
    Yesterday we began looking at Paragon’s guide to the pros and cons of off-MLS pocket listings. Today let’s continue that discussion by looking at what technique typically achieves the highest possible sales price.Often in today’s...
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    Where to find quality backdrops
    Backdrops Beautiful provides quality backdrops that are created by use of muslin canvas and the scenery has been developed by skilled professionals using the airbrush technique. If you would like to see the actual photo of this item please make...
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    One more global sports event heads to South America: World Combat Games
    The 2016 Summer Olympic Games will be the first ever held in South America. Positive momentum has attracted other global sports events to the region. The 2017 International Olympic Assembly will take place in 2017 in Lima, Peru. The 2018 Youth...
  • Fundraising Stinks
    Why Raising Money for Your Tech Startup Is a Waste of Time
    Unless you live in California, New York, or another city full of investors, raising money can be a daunting challenge. Pitching to investors isn’t just standing in a room with a PowerPoint for 10 minutes explaining what your company does. It...
  • The Squeeze
    New sports movie focuses on high stakes gambling in golf
    Golf is a sport that once you start playing, you get hooked.The same can be said about the new golf movie, "The Squeeze," directed by Terry Jastrow, producer and director of the world's biggest sporting events for over 30 years. I...
  • Mid-week market recap: Markets drop sharply on weakness in durable goods orders
    Mid-week market recap: Markets drop sharply on weakness in durable goods orders
    For the mid-week ending March 26, 2014, the Dow and S&P 500 dropped sharply after an unexpectedly large drop in durable goods orders. Other news items: Fed's Evans says strong dollar is a challenge; mortgage applications have reached...
  • Perfume Creation Kit
    Where to create your custom perfume
    How many times have you been browsing for brand new clothes then seen new fragrances being sold? A far better question is how many of times were you able to locate a fragrance you found quite likable and would never lose an enjoyable scent over...
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    5 reasons a business blog is better than a newsletter
    No doubt you have business cards and a website to promote your business. You hand out the business cards whenever you get the chance. In a similar way, you need to get the word out using your website.There are several ways to use a business...
  • Zayn Malik quits One Direction
    What to sell on eBay: Zayn Malik One Direction Dolls
    After 5 years of One Direction “1D”, Zayn Malik announced yesterday that he is leaving the band. Zayn contends that it is time to be a normal 22-year-old with time away from the spotlight. eBay sellers should know what this means. Zayn...