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Another Fake Story Appeared in Facebook's Trending News
Facebook

Another Fake Story Appeared in Facebook's Trending News

The quality of Facebook's trending stories has suffered after it replaced human editors with algorithms.
New Overtime Rules Boost Interest in Scheduling Software
Schedules

New Overtime Rules Boost Interest in Scheduling Software

New worker-friendly rules on overtime, paid sick leave and predictable schedules have employers reevaluating their shift-scheduling and time-and-attendance software.
Michelle V. Rafter
HP to Buy Samsung's Printer Business in $1.05 Billion Deal
Samsung

HP to Buy Samsung's Printer Business in $1.05 Billion Deal

Samsung will invest $100 million to $300 million in HP through open market purchases once the deal is through.
U.S. Safety Agency Urges Galaxy Note 7 Owners to Stop Using Smartphone
Samsung Galaxy

U.S. Safety Agency Urges Galaxy Note 7 Owners to Stop Using Smartphone

Consumer Product Safety Commission is working with Samsung to announce an official recall of the device.
Tesla's Musk Says New Autopilot Likely Would Have Prevented Death
Tesla

Tesla's Musk Says New Autopilot Likely Would Have Prevented Death

The update will be available within a week or two through an 'over-the-air' software update.
Amazon and Pandora Set to Launch New Music Streaming Services
Amazon

Amazon and Pandora Set to Launch New Music Streaming Services

Both companies are close to completing months of negotiations for deals with record companies and music publishers that will allow them to offer the new services.
Elon Musk Calls SpaceX Blast a 'Most Difficult, Complex Failure'
SpaceX

Elon Musk Calls SpaceX Blast a 'Most Difficult, Complex Failure'

A SpaceX-led accident investigation is underway, overseen by the Federal Aviation Administration's Commercial Space Transportation office.
This Buying and Selling Mobile App Just Raised $119 Million
Mobile

This Buying and Selling Mobile App Just Raised $119 Million

OfferUp delivers a good alternative to Craigslist and eBay -- and engages users as much as Snapchat.
Stephen J. Bronner
Mastercard Sued For $19 Billion In Britain's Biggest Damages Claim
Mastercard

Mastercard Sued For $19 Billion In Britain's Biggest Damages Claim

'This was almost an invisible tax,' Walter Merricks, who is bringing the case, told the BBC.
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Returns to the Skies After Two Years
Virgin Galactic

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Returns to the Skies After Two Years

The VMS Eve and VSS Unity flew in 'captive carry' mode for almost four hours over the Mojave desert.
Mark Zuckerberg Just Invested $50 Million in This Startup
Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg Just Invested $50 Million in This Startup

Zuckerberg's philanthropic organization, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, is leading the $50 million investment along with other venture capital firms.
Google to Buy Cloud Software Company Apigee for $625 Million
Google

Google to Buy Cloud Software Company Apigee for $625 Million

Cloud computing is the increasingly popular practise of using remote internet servers to store, manage and process data.
B2B Marketers, It's Time to Add Snapchat to Your Repertoire
Marketing Bootcamp

B2B Marketers, It's Time to Add Snapchat to Your Repertoire

A strong storytelling strategy will expand your reach.
Renee Yeager