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Stocks stage massive comeback, Dow rallies 700 points from the low

US stocks rebounded from a 510-point drop on Wednesday, surging more than 700 points off its daily lows. Major US indexes saw deep losses in early trading on Wednesday as newly announced China tariffs spooked investors amid escalating fears of … Continue reading

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Thousands of Google employees asked CEO Sundar Pichai to stop providing AI tech for the US military’s drones

Thousands of Google employees signed a letter to CEO Sundar Pichai urging the company to end a controversial contract with the US Department of Defense. The contract, which was first revealed in March, involves Google AI technology and military drones. … Continue reading

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You Built Great Culture, Now How Do You Leverage It for Great Work?

In early 2017, Automattic announced it was shedding a much-hyped skin layer; namely, its gorgeous 15,000-square-foot San Francisco office. The issue behind the “for sale” decision? Only a handful of people used the space, according to the corporation’s leader, Matt Mullenweg. Though the … Continue reading

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The Surprising Reason Why This Young Tech Entrepreneur Swears By Pen and Paper

Codecademy founder Zach Sims says his top productivity strategy is all about unplugging. Editor’s Note: Entrepreneur’s “20 Questions” series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their everyday success strategies and … Continue reading

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Parents Spent 14 Years Blaming Their Son For Grandfather’s Death, So He Shares Why He Did It

We all have burdens to carry, but the hardest ones are those you have to hide from others. For 14 years, these parents have been blaming their child for his grandfather’s death. Mainly, for not watching after him when it … Continue reading

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If ‘The Office’ Was A Cartoon

“The Office” is perhaps the most beloved television series to ever exist, full of characters that are not only relatable, but exceptional in their own way. From Dwight’s awkward social skills and rivarly with Jim, to Michael Scott’s iconic shenanigans, … Continue reading

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Hard Working Tour Driver Makes It Big

Mohk Mishra knows how hard life can get. At age 7 when his father go from sudden infection and he expected to begin working. There was no choice however to help support the family. When he was somewhat more settled … Continue reading

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LIVE: The 2018 Oscar nominees are being unveiled

It’s almost time for the biggest night of the year in Hollywood! The nominees for the 90th Academy Awards ceremony will be unveiled Tuesday morning starting 8:20 a.m. ET. (We will be updating this post as the noms come in.) The … Continue reading

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8 paradoxical habits of the most successful people

Successful people are complex, and as a result their core traits are often paradoxical. They will often possess characteristics that are polar opposites of one another.  They will often be extremely passionate, but also objective, making them effective decision makers.  … Continue reading

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10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here’s the technology news you need to know this Tuesday morning. 1. Netflix blew past subscriber growth targets in Q4, and the stock soared to record highs. Netflix gained 8.3 million subscribers globally, which made Q4 “the highest quarter … Continue reading

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