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OKCupid's experiment is lazy, unethical and a creative failure

By letting their engineers experiment on users, OKCupid and Facebook showed an astounding lack of imagination.

Why ex-employees make great hires

These so-called "boomerang" employees already know how your company runs, which puts them far ahead of new hires.

Why summer Fridays are good for business

Want to boost morale? Flexible working hours, at least during the summer, could help.

Why did the man behind Windows jump ship, and who’s left to steer?

What does Steven Sinofsky's abrupt departure from Microsoft mean for Windows … and the way the company will compete with Apple and Google?

Google Free Zone brings the Internet to feature phones for free

Google Free Zone enables feature phone users use mail, Web search and Google+ for free. Is it generosity at work, a savvy market grab, or both?

How Apple's victory over Samsung will affect you

Digital Trends goes over the many ways Apple's $1 billion victory over Samsung could hurt Android users, and a few ways it could help.

Why do McDonald's burgers look different from their advertisements?

McDonald's Director of Marketing tackles a popular fan question by taking you behind the scenes of an advertisement photoshoot.

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  • US warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries

    US warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-08-02 02:52:19 GMT
    United States issues travel warning for three African countries hit by Ebola outbreak.
    U.S. health officials on Thursday warned Americans not to travel to the three West African countries hit by an outbreak of Ebola.
  • Berkshire Hathaway 2Q profit jumps 41 percent

    Berkshire Hathaway 2Q profit jumps 41 percent

    Friday, August 1 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-08-02 00:01:24 GMT
    Warren Buffett's company says its second-quarter profit soared 41 percent on a significant investment gain from a stock-swap deal completed earlier this year.
    Warren Buffett's company on Friday reported a 41 percent jump in its second-quarter profit that was boosted by a paper gain from a stock-swap deal completed earlier this year.
  • Twitter: Govt. requests for user data increased

    Twitter: Govt. requests for user data increased

    Friday, August 1 2014 7:45 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:45:13 GMT
    Twitter says government requests for user data grew sharply in the past six months as more countries asked for a greater amount of information about users.
    Twitter said government requests for user data grew sharply in the past six months as more countries asked for a greater amount of information about users.
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