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Khan Academy Founder: No, You're Not Dumb. Anyone Can Learn Anything.
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Khan Academy Founder: No, You're Not Dumb. Anyone Can Learn Anything.

Sal Khan, perhaps the best-known teacher in the world today, tells us the how he went from skipping lectures at MIT to reinventing education online. Plus what's next for the learning platform he founded ten years ago, online and IRL.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Top Companies Aim to Close the Gender Gap in Tech
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How Top Companies Aim to Close the Gender Gap in Tech

The problem goes beyond hiring female engineers and starts when girls are still in school. Several firms are aiming to change that.
Peter Gasca
GE to Launch Connected Lightbulbs That Better Echo Your Body's Circadian Rhythms
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GE to Launch Connected Lightbulbs That Better Echo Your Body's Circadian Rhythms

The collection of two new bulbs represents the electric giant's latest push into connected homes.
Geoff Weiss
How This E-tailer Converts Site Visitors Into Customers
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How This E-tailer Converts Site Visitors Into Customers

Bounce Exchange helps companies turn browsers into buyers
5 Free Apps to Help You Move Your Business to the Cloud
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5 Free Apps to Help You Move Your Business to the Cloud

Stop spending so much money! Collaborate more! Enjoy working at the beach!
David Koji
Coconut Water Empire to Bust: A Data-Breach Case Study
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Coconut Water Empire to Bust: A Data-Breach Case Study

Think hackers are interested in attacking only large enterprises? Get with it.
Joe Ross
Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems
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Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems

Schmidt spoke this week at a private cybersecurity thought leadership forum in New York City.
Carly Okyle
How to Clean Up Customer Data and Revive Your Company
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How to Clean Up Customer Data and Revive Your Company

A three-hour database training session could transform your marketing team and boost your bottom line.
Andrew Cohen
Drone Delivery Is Coming to Wal-Mart. But Are Consumers Ready?
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Drone Delivery Is Coming to Wal-Mart. But Are Consumers Ready?

More and more retailers are preparing themselves to be able to deliver packages in tiny unmanned flying machines. Zoom!
Catherine Clifford
This Cloud-Based Data Service Makes the IoT Less WTF
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This Cloud-Based Data Service Makes the IoT Less WTF

Relaying real-time data is getting real results.
Garmin Adds a New Smart Scale, Fitness Tracker to Its Product Line
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Garmin Adds a New Smart Scale, Fitness Tracker to Its Product Line

Both devices will go on sale at Best Buy in November for $149.99.
Dreamworks CEO: Elon Musk Saved My Life
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Dreamworks CEO: Elon Musk Saved My Life

Jeffrey Katzenberg said his recent car accident would have been much worse had he not been driving a Tesla Model S.
Wal-Mart Wants to Test Delivery Drones
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Wal-Mart Wants to Test Delivery Drones

Looking to go head-to-head with Amazon, the world's largest retailer applied for permission to test drones for delivery, pickup and checking warehouse inventories.
Microsoft's First NYC Flagship Store Is Open for Business
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Microsoft's First NYC Flagship Store Is Open for Business

It's not the company's first store in the U.S., but it's the largest.