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McDonald's Hopes New Ads Will Have Customers Feeling the Love
McDonalds

McDonald's Hopes New Ads Will Have Customers Feeling the Love

The struggling fast-food titan has created a new ad campaign and revamped its menu to halt sliding sales.
Tom Huddleston, Jr.
Report: Chobani Is Considering Replacing Its CEO
Chobani

Report: Chobani Is Considering Replacing Its CEO

After a product recall and some large profit losses, the Greek yogurt company is reportedly mulling a management shakeup.
Why You Should Make Vacation Time a Priority This Year
Vacations

Why You Should Make Vacation Time a Priority This Year

Regularly taking time off to spend with friends and family vastly improves well-being across all income levels, according to a new Gallup survey.
Laura Entis
For the Second Time, Elon Musk and Wife Split
Elon Musk

For the Second Time, Elon Musk and Wife Split

Elon Musk will reportedly pay his ex-wife $16 million in cash and other assets.
How Sony Employees Reacted Immediately After the Hack
Sony

How Sony Employees Reacted Immediately After the Hack

Employees relied on phones and note pads to reach one another, and paychecks had to be cut manually using an old machine.
Court Approves $5.9 Million Settlement in Conde Nast Internship Case
Class Action Lawsuits

Court Approves $5.9 Million Settlement in Conde Nast Internship Case

Those who interned at the publishing giant from June 2007 to the present are expected to receive payments up to $1,900.
North Korea Had Help With Sony Hack, Investigators Say
Sony

North Korea Had Help With Sony Hack, Investigators Say

An official close to the ongoing investigation says that some aspects of the hack were beyond North Korea's abilities.
'The Wolf of Wall Street' and 'Game of Thrones' Top the Most Pirated Media of 2014
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'The Wolf of Wall Street' and 'Game of Thrones' Top the Most Pirated Media of 2014

Unsurprisingly, piracy numbers line up with the year's box office numbers and television ratings.
Nina Zipkin
Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Valued at $45 Billion
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Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Valued at $45 Billion

The company raised a fresh $1.1 billion from investors and is currently the No. 3 smartphone company in the world behind Samsung and Apple.
For the First Time, an Emoji Has Been Named the Most Popular Word of the Year
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For the First Time, an Emoji Has Been Named the Most Popular Word of the Year

The heart emoji appears billions of times per day across blogs, Twitter, Facebook and major news outlets, according to a study by the Global Language Monitor, an Austin-based analytics firm.
Geoff Weiss
'The Interview' Earns $18 Million in Opening Weekend
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'The Interview' Earns $18 Million in Opening Weekend

The embattled film became the No. 1 online movie in Sony's history.
Samsung Reportedly Killing Galaxy Alpha Smartphone
Smartphones

Samsung Reportedly Killing Galaxy Alpha Smartphone

The mobile giant is rumored to be discontinuing the Alpha after a few short months on the market.
Lisa Eadicicco
Airbnb Hostess Who Earned $61,000 in 9 Months Now Faces Eviction, Judge Rules
Sharing Economy

Airbnb Hostess Who Earned $61,000 in 9 Months Now Faces Eviction, Judge Rules

The battle against Airbnb in New York City rages onward.
Geoff Weiss