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With its New Ad, Chipotle Wants to Make You Forget Its Troubles and Fall in Love Again
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With its New Ad, Chipotle Wants to Make You Forget Its Troubles and Fall in Love Again

The embattled restaurant chain put out a charming advertisement amidst legal trouble for a top exec.
Nina Zipkin
U.S. Agency Warns of Security Bug in Symantec's Antivirus Software
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U.S. Agency Warns of Security Bug in Symantec's Antivirus Software

The agency also advised customers to update their anti-virus software using two patches issued by Symantec.
BlackBerry Ditches Classic Model Smartphone
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BlackBerry Ditches Classic Model Smartphone

The company launched the Classic less than two years ago hoping it would resonate with customers yearning for a physical keyboard in a world of touchscreens.
Tesla Told Regulators About Autopilot Crash 9 Days After Accident
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Tesla Told Regulators About Autopilot Crash 9 Days After Accident

Tesla learned about the crash of the Model S sedan in Florida 'shortly' after the May 7 crash, and on May 16 it disclosed the incident to the government.
Why These Facebook Features Should Worry Digital Advertisers
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Why These Facebook Features Should Worry Digital Advertisers

Features like Live Video, Instant Articles and Canvas ads are shaking up digital marketing and might be a cause of concern for advertisers.
Marty Schneck
Comcast Will Let Netflix Onto Its Set-Top Box -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Comcast Will Let Netflix Onto Its Set-Top Box -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Small businesses will have the chance to show ads during the Rio Olympics.
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Brexit Turmoil Makes Britain a Bargain for U.S. Businesses
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Brexit Turmoil Makes Britain a Bargain for U.S. Businesses

Brexit has created a buyer's market for U.K. talent and real estate but you'll need help navigating the uncertainty.
David Nicholls
Think Twice Because Your Freelancer Might Legally Be an Employee
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Think Twice Because Your Freelancer Might Legally Be an Employee

Regulations surrounding independent contractors are confusing but you don't want litigation to clarify their status.
Martin Konrad
This Chinese Robot Parks Your Car for You
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This Chinese Robot Parks Your Car for You

The dreaded act of parallel parking could soon become a thing of the past with Chinese inventors backing their new parking robot to take away the stress for anxious drivers.
Big Solar Is Leaving Rooftop Systems in the Dust
Solar Energy

Big Solar Is Leaving Rooftop Systems in the Dust

The success of large-scale solar has raised questions about the wisdom of continuing incentives for rooftop installations, which remain far more expensive than most other forms of electricity.
Apple Is Deliberately Going Into a Yearlong Lull
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Apple Is Deliberately Going Into a Yearlong Lull

'iPhone 7 is simply a 'bridge' to get to a 'super-cycle' for iPhone launch a year from now,' says analyst Timothy Arcuri.
CEO of Infidelity Website Ashley Madison Apologizes as it Faces FTC Probe
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CEO of Infidelity Website Ashley Madison Apologizes as it Faces FTC Probe

The breach, which exposed the personal details of millions who signed up for the site with the slogan 'Life is short. Have an affair,' cost Avid Life Media more than a quarter of its revenue.
Tesla Misses Delivery Target Again Following Rough Month -- Start Up Your Day Roundup
Start Up Your Day

Tesla Misses Delivery Target Again Following Rough Month -- Start Up Your Day Roundup

Plus: Apple makes organ donation easy for iPhone users.
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NASA's Juno Spacecraft Loops Into Orbit Around Jupiter
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NASA's Juno Spacecraft Loops Into Orbit Around Jupiter

'We're there. We're in orbit. We conquered Jupiter,' lead mission scientist Scott Bolton.