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Delta Air Lines to Cancel Nearly 300 Flights on Tuesday
Delta Airlines

Delta Air Lines to Cancel Nearly 300 Flights on Tuesday

The airline canceled around 1,000 flights on Monday, stranding passengers at airports around the globe.
Pokémon Go Eludes Cloning Attempts by Big Game Studios
Pokémon

Pokémon Go Eludes Cloning Attempts by Big Game Studios

Top video game companies, caught off-guard by the runaway success of Pokémon Go, are wrestling with how to play catch-up to the augmented reality app that has become a worldwide phenomenon.
10 Disturbingly Offensive Ads That Landed Big Brands in Big Trouble
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10 Disturbingly Offensive Ads That Landed Big Brands in Big Trouble

From blatantly racist to viciously homophobic, these derogatory ads went beyond too far.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Want to Access a Fancy Airport Lounge? Just Fake a QR Code.
Airports

Want to Access a Fancy Airport Lounge? Just Fake a QR Code.

At least, that's what one computer security expert did in order to access classier airport lounges in Europe.
Iran Is First Country to Ban Pokémon Go
Pokémon

Iran Is First Country to Ban Pokémon Go

Though the country has officially banned Pokémon Go, we wonder what will happen if eager gamers find some way to grab the installation file anyway.
Instagram CEO Tips Hat to Snapchat for 'Stories' Feature
Instagram

Instagram CEO Tips Hat to Snapchat for 'Stories' Feature

Everyone in Silicon Valley borrows and iterates. Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom doesn't mind acknowledging that Snapchats' 'Stories' came first.
FTC Wants Better Disclosures for Sponsored Social Media Posts
Social Media

FTC Wants Better Disclosures for Sponsored Social Media Posts

If a company is paying you to shill a product on social media, you better do more than write a little #ad hashtag at the very end of your post.
Google Executive Quits Self-Driving Car Project
Google

Google Executive Quits Self-Driving Car Project

Chris Urmson, in a blog post late Friday, said he was 'ready for a fresh challenge.'
Wal-Mart to Buy Jet.com for About $3.3 Billion
Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart to Buy Jet.com for About $3.3 Billion

The deal would help Wal-Mart better compete with Amazon.com and other online retailers.
Delta Flights Resume After Computer Crash Strands Passengers
Delta Airlines

Delta Flights Resume After Computer Crash Strands Passengers

The U.S. airline said the problems resulted from a power outage in Atlanta overnight and that customers should expect 'large-scale' cancellations.
Amazon Japan Raided on Suspicion of Antitrust Practices
Amazon

Amazon Japan Raided on Suspicion of Antitrust Practices

A Japan Fair Trade Commission spokesman said he could not confirm the report but added: 'I won't say the contents are incorrect.'
21 Pokemon Go Marketing Tactics You Have to Try
Marketing Bootcamp

21 Pokemon Go Marketing Tactics You Have to Try

Gamers catch Pokémon. You catch customers.
Mike Templeman
The 25 Highest-Paying Companies in America
Lists

The 25 Highest-Paying Companies in America

Some big tech names on the list will be familiar, while others may surprise you.
Must-Have Fulfillment Strategies for the 2016 Holiday Season
Make More Happen

Must-Have Fulfillment Strategies for the 2016 Holiday Season

The happier you make customers during the holiday season, the happier they'll make you in the long run.
Maria Haggerty