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Everyone but Republicans Favors Legalizing Marijuana Nationally
Cannabis

Everyone but Republicans Favors Legalizing Marijuana Nationally

Recent polling shows majorities of nearly every demographic in the U.S. favors changing federal law regarding marijuana.
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What Does the Travel Ban Mean for the U.S. Tourism Industry?
Trump & Business

What Does the Travel Ban Mean for the U.S. Tourism Industry?

A new study says that it could contribute to slowed growth in the sector in 2017.
Nina Zipkin
Electronics Banned From Some U.S.-Bound Flights
Personal Electronics

Electronics Banned From Some U.S.-Bound Flights

DHS confirms that passengers on U.S.-bound flights from 10 airports will not be allowed to bring electronics larger than a cell phone on board.
Walmart Is Opening its Own Tech Incubator in Silicon Valley
Walmart

Walmart Is Opening its Own Tech Incubator in Silicon Valley

The retail giant wants to get a foothold in emerging technologies.
How to Spring Clean Your Gadgets
Spring Cleaning

How to Spring Clean Your Gadgets

You probably don't want to know what lurks on your devices. Embrace your inner germaphobe and get scrubbing (without damaging your tech).
Jeff Bezos Pilots a Giant Robot
Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos Pilots a Giant Robot

It was 13-feet tall and made him feel like Sigourney Weaver.
Brits Pull Ads From YouTube Over Extremism Concerns
YouTube

Brits Pull Ads From YouTube Over Extremism Concerns

Google said it could do better to ensure that its advertisers' content doesn't appear alongside videos with extremist and other objectionable content.
Google Resists Warrant for Data in Minnesota Fraud Case
Google

Google Resists Warrant for Data in Minnesota Fraud Case

The company refused to comply with a warrant in a Minnesota wire fraud case that seeks information on anyone who searched the victim's name.
Walmart Wants Drones in Stores Shopping for You
Walmart

Walmart Wants Drones in Stores Shopping for You

Rather than walk around a store, a drone will collect what you want and fly it across the store ready for collection.
Uber President Quits in Response to Controversies
Uber

Uber President Quits in Response to Controversies

This wasn't the company he thought he joined.
5 Things That Have Always Worked For Digital Marketers, Until Now
Digital Marketing

5 Things That Have Always Worked For Digital Marketers, Until Now

Batch and blast email campaigns? Forget it.
Eric Samson
Netflix to Replace 5-Star Ratings With Thumbs Up or Down
Netflix

Netflix to Replace 5-Star Ratings With Thumbs Up or Down

You either liked it or you didn't; no more internal debates over just how much or how little you enjoyed something.