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    Google Aims To Connect Online Ads to Real-World Sales

    Story Source Google already monitors your online shopping — but now it’s also keeping an eye on what you’re buying in physical stores to try to sell more digital advertising. Google’s computers will be trying to connect the dots between what people look at after clicking on an online ad and what they purchase with […]

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    Heavy Duty Delivery Drones Coming

    Story Source China’s biggest online retailer, JD.com Inc., announced plans Monday to develop drone aircraft capable of carrying a ton or more for long-distance deliveries. The company said it will test the drones on a network it is developing to cover the northern Chinese province of Shaanxi. It said they will carry consumer goods to […]

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    Online Retail Site Boxed CEO Takes Bulk-Buying Mobile

    Story Source Boxed co-founder and CEO Chieh Huang is focusing on millennials who want bulk-size deals on items like toilet paper and peanut butter — but who can’t or won’t drive to warehouse stores. His strategy: Most customers order through an app and get two-day delivery, and there’s no membership fee. The company’s sales hit […]

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    Agoraphobia 101

    There are many different anxiety disorders a person could develop. These disorders are usually characterized by intense anxiety leading to panic attacks. Under the umbrella of anxiety disorders fall the category of phobias, which as intense and irrational fears that lead to panic. Agoraphobia is one such fear a person could have, and it is […]

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    Meir Statman Keynoting at EBI West Conference

    Story Source We are but one month away from the Evidence-Based Investing Conference West, making its debut at the fabulous Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point,California. We have a killer line up of keynote speakers — Jeff Gundlach (Doubleline), Michael Mauboussin, (Credit Suisse), Rob Arnott (Research Affiliates), Eduardo Repetto (DFA) and many others — plus Josh and I […]

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    WannaCry Ransomware Update: Windows 7 Hit Hardest

    Story Source More than a week after the massive WannaCry ransomware attack hobbled computer systems around the world, security experts continue to assess the damage and keep watch for new outbreaks. As of Friday, the malware had infected more than 416,000 systems, according to the U.K.-based security researcher who helped put a stop to the […]

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    Facebook’s Secret Rules and Guidelines Exposed

    Story Source Facebook’s secret rules and guidelines for deciding what its 2 billion users can post on the site are revealed for the first time in a Guardian investigation that will fuel the global debate about the role and ethics of the social media giant. The Guardian has seen more than 100 internal training manuals, […]

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    HP Launches New Premium Laptops at Cannes Festival

    Story Source Tech giant HP took advantage of its participation in the Cannes Film Festival to release several new premium laptops aimed at creative professionals. HP is at Cannes to celebrate its more than seven decades of “empowering filmmakers and creative visionaries.” The laptops announced at the film festival include new entries in the Spectre […]

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    Appeals Court Strikes Down FAA Drone Registration Rule

    Story Source An appeals court on Friday struck down a Federal Aviation Administration rule that required owners of drones used for recreation to register their craft. The ruling was a victory for hobbyists and a setback for the FAA, which cited safety concerns as it tried to tighten regulation of the fast-growing army of drone […]

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