Category Archives: business and commerce

Robots Cook in this Restaurant

Do Robots Really Steal Our Jobs? ‘Robot usage in the global manufacturing industry has been climbing steadily since 2009, the MIT Technology Review reports. ‘Sourcing World Robotics, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and the OECD, MIT found that robotic … Continue reading

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A Guide to the Use and Abuse of Clichés

When you dub something as a best-kept-secret, you expose it—it’s no longer a secret ‘…lexicographer and linguistics researcher Orin Hargraves embarks on a quest to empower you to “proceed with the confidence that you have made peace with clichés through … Continue reading

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Pop-Up Shops

Your rented store could sell clothes one day and food the next ‘Fast-rising mobile technology is making buying stuff with a tap of an app easier than ever, and shifting the way we shop. What were once permanent, brick-and-mortar stores, … Continue reading

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Facebook Dumbly Thinks It’s as Big as Google

Facebook Dumbly Thinks It’s as Big as Google It will do the way Google tracks us Privacy groups call for action to stop Facebook’s off site user tracking plans ‘U.S. and EU privacy and consumer groups called on privacy regulators … Continue reading

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Are You Working with the Right Energy Level?

‘”We have over 15 years of research from hundreds of thousands of individuals showing that optimizing and directing energy positively drives high performance and growth,” Welbourne said in a statement. ‘Welbourne said working above your best energy level is counterproductive … Continue reading

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Today’s Mafiosis are on Wall Street

‘…Michael is patient. “The French bank BNP Paribas admitted it broke the law. It copped a plea. It said it helped Iran avoid sanctions. Iran is our mortal enemy and a country the Corleone family has no sympathy for. The … Continue reading

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Why Book Lovers Should be Rooting for Amazon

…Not for Hachette or the Big Five opinion of Mathew Ingram ‘As Amazon continues to tighten the screws on book publishers like Hachette — by making its books difficult to find, impossible to pre-order, and so on — the conventional … Continue reading

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