A CROW IS NOTORIOUS FOR CONTINUOUSLY USING IT’S CLAW UNTIL THEIR DYING BREATH TO FIGHT AND PROTECT ITSELF. A CROW HAS SOME SERIOUS CLAWS AND WILL NOT GIVE UP. THEY HAVE STRONG LEGS AND WILL NOT HESITATE TO CHASE AFTER YOU IF IT FEELS THREATENED. HUMAN TENDENCY IS TO ALSO FIGHT UNTIL IT’S DYING BREATH.
Keep no cigarette packs in your sight. Make sure all ash trays, lighters, cigarette packs, or any items related to smoking must be disposed of so there’s no sudden reminder that you can easily go back to smoking. There’s a guilt situation removed from getting these smoking items out of the way.
Smoking using e-cigarettes was a misguiding situation for smokers who were benefitting by taking heavier dosages of nicotine. Since the concentrated mount of nicotine was being inhaled, it was giving more than a buzz, but more of a feeling that gave the smoker a better sensation than the cigarette itself, but took advantage of the […]
JOSIC: News, Sports, Style, Culture & TechnologyColdwater Creek Will CloseWLTX.comCOLUMBIA, SC (WLTX) -- The Coldwater Creek women's clothing stores are closing after the company filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. The company, which has reported down sales in their retail outlets for some time, was started as a catalog shopping ...Coldwater Creek file […]
WRGBApollo's Momentive Performance Materials Makes Chapter 11 Bankruptcy FilingWall Street JournalApollo's Momentive Performance Materials Makes Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filing. Move Follows Negotiations With Creditors on Debt Load. Email; Print. Save ↓ More. Save to ↓ More. Save ↓ More. Saved ↓ More. Please log in or register for free to use Save ... […]
Creditors ask court to put ReconRobotics into Chapter 11 bankruptcyMinneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal (blog)Creditors who say ReconRobotics Inc. owes them $9.5 million have asked a federal court to put the robotics firm into Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization. Edina-based ReconRobotics' creditors include Winona-based RiverStar Inc. and Rushford-b […]
Troubled Coldwater Creek to liquidate after filing for bankruptcyUSA TODAYRetailer Coldwater Creek, faced with declining sales and mounting debt, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The Sandpoint, ID., based women's fashion and accessories chain says it expects to start liquidating inventory early next month ...
Stocks to Watch Now: Amazon.com and Berkshire HathawayMotley FoolIn this segment from Tuesday's Investor Beat, Motley Fool analysts Morgan Housel and Mike Olsen each discuss one stock popping up on their radar this week. Mike looks at the curiosity that is Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN ) , the behemoth that defies all ...Investor Beat: The Market Correction […]
Amazon's Dash Scanning Device Wins Early KudosWall Street Journal (blog)Amazon.com's new handheld grocery ordering device, the Dash, has begun arriving in people's homes. And to hear users tell it, virtual shopping carts might fill up just a bit more. The device, free for now, allows users to order goods by scanning ...
Amazon Unintentionally Created a Shopping List for Drug DealersMashableAlexis C. Madrigal for The Atlantic 2014-04-15 19:40:15 UTC. The-atlantic-067534c5d3. Follow @TheAtlantic. One day, some drug dealer bought a particular digital scale — the AWS-100 — on the retail site, Amazon.com. And then another drug dealer bought ...and more »
Frip’s parent company launches Briv.com, a new flash game web site aimed to provide games for the young and adult generations. As Parent Company Frip diversifies into newer brand sites like Briv.com, Kizi and others, their aim is to scale their flash games delivery to as many players as possible. Keep an eye for their […]
ReadWriteAtlassian's Geeky Software Carves Out A Big Home With DevelopersReadWriteAtlassian's software won't win rave reviews from Marketing, but it's a hit with developers because it helps them get work done. Matt Asay Author: Matt Asay Publish date: April 15, 2014 Section: Enterprise Interaction count: 0 ...
IT News AfricaWhere are Africa's software developers?IT News AfricaBeing in the space of software development, Havlik explained that there are a number of challenges for software and web development – especially in Africa. “There are a number of challenges for software developers, and one of the biggest is being ...and more »
WantChinaTimes177 software developers in China see high gross marginsWantChinaTimesAmong 1,443 listed firms in China that have disclosed their respective annual financial reports for 2013, 177 software developers posted considerable profits, with the top earners seeing more than 50% in gross profit margin last year, reports the ...and more »
The hiring picture is improving for the college class of 2014. According to a new survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), employers are planning to hire 8.6% more graduates for their U.S. operations than they did from the class of 2013. It's a big jump from the spring of 2013 when employers said they would boost hiring by […]
As a founding partner at Y Combinator, Jessica Livingston helped shape some of Silicon Valley’s greatest hits – Dropbox, Airbnb, Reddit and Stripe to name just a few. To date, Y Combinator’s invested in 630 startups. These embryonic businesses move to Silicon Valley for a three month boot camp to get them in the best possible shape for Demo Day, when the sta […]
Massachusetts securities regulators have initiated civil proceedings accusing a Massachusetts and Nevada company of operating a massive pyramid and Ponzi scheme targeting Brazilian-Americans that, through the promises of guaranteed annual returns exceeding 200%, raised more than $90 million from Massachusetts residents alone and nearly $1 billion worldwide. […]
Walmart's low-wage workers cost U.S. taxpayers an estimated $6.2 billion in public assistance including food stamps, Medicaid and subsidized housing, according to a report published to coincide with Tax Day, April 15.
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Re-cap of FaceBook Acquisitions:
Instagram - acquired $1B
Waze - acquired $1.1B
Attempt for SnapChat (failed)
WhatsApp - acquired $16B (google may have offered $10B)
Absence of Enforcement Laws Slow Insurance Policy UptakeAllAfrica.comThe others are insurance of buildings under construction (builders' liability), insurance of public buildings (occupiers liability) and professional indemnity for medical and healthcare workers. NAICOM is also said to be engaging stakeholders on the ...and more »
S & J ROOFING & BUILDINGBristol PostCovering the Bristol, Bath and surrounding areas, S&J Roofing and Building have been established since 1981 and are a trusted provider for all aspects of roofing and building works. S&J Roofing and Building are a family run business that has built a ...
Builder's Risk Policies: Scope Of The Faulty Design/Work ExclusionMondaq News Alerts (registration)What is the scope of the exclusion for making good faulty workmanship under a builders risk insurance policy? If cleaners scratch the windows during the construction process, does making good just mean a repeat cleaning or does it also include repairs ...
New homes spark new conversation in Myrtle BeachWMBFThat's not all, some are concerned new homes will take away from the character of the community- one of the oldest in Myrtle Beach. The first plan by the developer called for a gated community, with little space between homes, which were some of the ...and more »
Friends of Youth to Host Ribbon Cutting and Groundbreaking for New HomesKirkland Views (blog)Friends of Youth to Host Ribbon Cutting and Groundbreaking for New Homes · rob butcher April 15, 2014. On Thursday, April 17, Friends of Youth will celebrate the creation of new housing for homeless young adults and foster youth in extended care.and more »
We need to find new homes for these pets!HLNtv.comThese pets all need new homes. Jane Velez-Mitchell is teaming up with animal welfare expert Jane Garrison and adoptapet.com to try to find some amazing animals new and loving homes. You can find information on adopting each animal below. And you ...and more »
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ForbesLitigation expenses push Bank of America into lossReuters(Reuters) - Bank of America Corp posted a first-quarter loss on Wednesday as it set aside an extra $6 billion to cover litigation expenses, a figure that far exceeded the legal settlements the No. 2 U.S. bank has announced recently. The bank reported a net loss ...Bank of America shares drop on Q […]
ABC NewsMiley Cyrus hospitalized, cancels another concertUSA TODAYMiley Cyrus' Bangerz tour is on standby. After Tuesday's show in Kansas City, Mo. was canceled, Cyrus said Wednesday morning that she'd also have to skip the concert in St. Louis that night: "I can't get a hold of my team because it is so early so I want to be ...Miley […]
SFGateBill Iffrig is Boston bombings' reluctant iconThe Seattle TimesLake Stevens runner, 79, isn't keen on rehashing his story of being struck down 20 feet from the marathon finish line, and finishing the race, a year ago. Jerry Brewer. Times staff columnist. PREV of NEXT. Bill Iffrig, then 78, of Lake Stevens lies on the ground ...Man charged wit […]
CNNRescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck off South KoreaCNN(CNN) -- Military dive teams worked the dark, cold waters of the Yellow Sea on Wednesday night in a desperate effort to find nearly 300 people who remained missing after the ferry they were taking to a South Korean island resort sank with breathtaking speed ...'I Think I […]
Irish IndependentPro-Russian separatists declare new republic in UkraineFox News LatinoPro-Russian separatists on Wednesday declared a republic in Odessa, a region in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea, following the lead of separatists in the eastern region of Donetsk, the epicenter of the uprising against authorities in Kiev. "As of today, the ...Ukrai […]
ForbesBloomberg to spend $50 million to challenge NRA on gun safetyCNN(CNN) -- Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to spend $50 million this year through his new group Everytown for Gun Safety to counter the influence of the National Rifle Association, a spokeswoman said Tuesday. Women, and more particularly ...Michael Bloomberg creates $50-million […]
New York TimesBigger than Facebook? Chinese tech giant Alibaba plans US IPOLos Angeles TimesThe largest tech IPO of the year will come from a company that many Americans have never heard of. Alibaba -- a Chinese e-commerce behemoth with revenue larger than Amazon and EBay combined -- has decided to go public in the U.S. after months of ...Yahoo's 1Q hig […]
New York Daily NewsMissing Nebraska boy, 3, found in toy claw machineDetroit Free PressA 3-year-old boy who went missing from his home was found inside a toy claw machine in a bowling alley. The boy's mother called Lincoln, Neb., police Monday to report her son had gotten out of their apartment while she was in the bathroom, reports ...Toddler unharmed […]
Capital FM KenyaNATO Bolsters Defenses Against Russia With Air, Sea PatrolsBloombergNATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen told reporters, “We will have more presence in the air, more ships on the water and more readiness on the land.” Close. NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen told reporters, “We will have more.Ukraine crisis: Nato promises […]
NPRGM to seek court protection against ignition suitsReuters(Reuters) - General Motors Co said it will ask a U.S. bankruptcy court to bar plaintiffs from proceeding with lawsuits against the automaker for claims related to any actions before it filed for bankruptcy in 2009. The plaintiffs have alleged that they bought or ...GM Seeks Protection Against Igniti […]
Mother JonesTurns Out, You Can Make Solar Panels Work in Cloudy CitiesMother JonesSolar panels have always made sense in cities that get a lot of sun, at least intuitively. But in recent years, scientists have figured out ways to make them more useful for perpetually gloomy cities like London and Seattle. The solution comes down to ...and more »
Denver tenth in the nation for solar powerCherry Creek NewsAn advocacy group, Environment Colorado released a new report: “Shining Cities: At the Forefront of America's Solar Energy Revolution”, a first-of-its kind comparison of the growth of solar in major American cities. The report ranks Denver 10th in the ...and more »
MIT Technology ReviewScientists Discover How to Generate Solar Power in the DarkThe AtlanticThe next big thing in solar energy could be microscopic. Scientists at MIT and Harvard University have devised a way to store solar energy in molecules that can then be tapped to heat homes, water or used for cooking. The best part: The molecules can ...MIT, Harvard s […]
CNNMeet the pilots behind the sun-powered plane that can 'fly forever'CNNMade of carbon fiber, Solar Impulse 2 is the evolution of a prototype that has smashed several aviation records in recent years, including the first fully solar-powered overnight flight lasting 26 hours in 2010. During the day, the solar cells built ...Solar-powered flight to […]
Greenspace: Solar-power project ready to rise and shine in AustinPost-BulletinIt seems as if the bright idea of purchasing a solar power system for your school is a fairly common idea. For example, the Austin High School Go Green Club is currently working hard to bring a photovoltaic system to that school. Kate Schoonover ...
KYOCERA's Solar-Powered Recharging StationEarthTechlingKyocera's “Solar Cycle Station” is an environmentally friendly solar-powered recharging station— originally launched for electric-assisted bicycles in 2010 — that uses the company's high performance solar modules. In 2012, the company started ...
Solar power without sunshine? MIT, Harvard scientists made it possible!Tech TimesSolar facilities can still be a source of power even when the sun is not shining, thanks to a new "wonder" material developed by U.S. researchers. Pictured here, a powerful arc lamp is used to simulate sunlight on a sample of photoswitchable molecules, ...
Houston solar power dim compared to other citiesHouston Business JournalHouston has been talking big when it comes to renewable energy, but the city still lags behind others across the country when it comes to solar power. The city of Houston noted in a press release June 2013 that it was the largest purchaser of renewable ...and more »
RTGoogle buys solar-powered drone company Titan AerospaceCNETFacebook recently purchased Ascenta, a UK-based startup that makes solar-powered unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) -- or simply called drones -- for $20 million. Now, Google has entered the fray, purchasing drone maker Titan Aerospace for an ...Google Will Beam Gigabit Internet from Solar-Powered Dro […]
CNBC.comHas solar power's day in the sun arrived?CNBC.comSolar power was once derided as a pipe dream and many industry players have floundered, but while the use in this renewable energy remains tiny compared with fossil fuels, it may be poised to completely reshape the energy market. "Solar is now cheap ...High efficiency solar cells make grid pa […]
If your credit score is affecting you, you can do some things to improve it. There are ways to do the right things in order to increase your credit score. But the question is, why are you here and what are you looking to do? It’s up to first desire to increase your credit score […]
There are many tax savings benefits that you can take advantage of that fall under your rights to utilize. Make sure you understand what expenses you incur personally and for your business, in order to maximize the offerings under the tax code. This is of course, if you are following the tax code, unless you […]
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[New App] Popular iOS App Retrica Comes To Android For The Selfie Lovers ...Android PoliceOn Android, it hides the status bar to make more room for the viewfinder, but it leaves the navigation bar intact. The UI is clean and rather sleek, but you may have to click around aimlessly on most of the icons until you get a feel for what each of ...
Economic TimesSee ya, Microsoft: Intel looks to Android for growth in tabletsPCWorldIn case it wasn't clear already, Intel and Microsoft are no longer joined at the hip. Intel is trying desperately to grow its share of the tablet market, and with Windows flunking out on those devices, Android is where it's at. Intel hopes to see its ...Intel paints […]
The IndependentHeartbleed Bug Puts Millions Of Android Devices At RiskHuffington PostYou might have changed all your passwords in the days since you learned of the Heartbleed bug, but if you're one of millions of people using certain Android devices, you might still be vulnerable. Numerous devices running older versions of Google's ...Heartbleed fl […]
Gotta Be MobileGalaxy S4, Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Release Rolls On Amidst Android 4.4Gotta Be MobileThe Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean updates and their release situations remain unresolved as we inch deeper into the month of April and closer to the beginning of the Galaxy S3 Android 4.4 KitKat release and the end of ...Update S […]
UbergizmoGoogle Glass Getting Android KitKat, Dropping Video CallsPC MagazineThe most notable change won't be one you can see: The latest version of the Glass software will run on Android KitKat, promising better battery life and reliability. Developers can also now write Glassware using the latest Android SDK, along with new ...Google updates Glass to […]
International Business Times UKHere's Why Apple Shouldn't Bring iTunes to AndroidMotley FoolThe latest rumor going around is that Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) plans to bring its signature iTunes software and store to Android. The credibility of this rumor is shoddy at best, but every so often something like this makes the rounds. True or not, this ...Inst […]
The GuardianHeartbleed makes 50m Android phones vulnerable, data showsThe GuardianWorldwide, the figure could be 50m devices, based on Google's own announcement that any device running a specific variant of its "Jelly Bean" software – Android 4.1.1, released in July 2012 – is vulnerable. The figure, calculated using data provided ...Millions o […]
Gotta Be MobileGoogle Android 5.0 Upcoming Features and Release Date: What to ExpectInternational Business Times AUAndroid 4.4.3 update for Sprint users has just been released. This confirms previous speculations that Google was indeed working on a bug fix for previous KitKat updates. Likewise, the release of the firmware adds more fuel to the Android 5.0 pr […]
FirstpostCould Microsoft Hijack Android?PC MagazineLast December I wrote a piece for PCMag.com in which I suggested that Microsoft embrace Android for Windows 8 and Windows Phone. I argued that Microsoft would never get the long-tail apps for Windows desktop or mobile platform, but there was a solid ...Windows Phone 8.1 Reviews, Android Heartbleed, US Airway […]
Apple InsiderAndroid docs reveal before iPhone, Google's plan was a Java button phoneApple InsiderBefore and after versions of Google's internal "software functional requirements" documents released in the Apple vs Samsung trial this week show that prior to Apple's 2007 iPhone debut, Google's vision for Android was a simple butt […]
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Do You Have The 'Stickability' To Be A Successful Entrepreneur?ForbesGreg S. Reid, well-known and well-respected author and entrepreneur, refers to this quality as “stickability.” Simply put, stickability is the power of perseverance. Greg, like every ambitious entrepreneur, understands that first comes a dream, then a ...
CNBC.comThe entrepreneur that bought McDonald's to VietnamCNBC.comHis entrepreneurial journey is also one of many firsts. McDonald's aside, he introduced tech-venture capitalism to his home country in 2004 and invested $100 million in a maiden fund for IDG Ventures Vietnam. Read More McDonald's goes East: McNuggets ...and more »
Small Business Administrator Visits Military Entrepreneur ClassDepartment of DefenseWASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 – The new administrator of the Small Business Administration came to the Pentagon today to meet with service members enrolled in her agency's “Boots to Business” program.Ami Kassar: Many Small-Business Owners Don't Understand the SBAWall S […]
EntrepreneurHow I Overcame the Challenges of Being a Female EntrepreneurEntrepreneurReuters' PE Hub recently ran an article titled “Hot or not? Why good-looking men get all the funding.” The author cited a study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science that suggests “female entrepreneurs' funding challenges ...and more »
WPI NewsFormer KAYAK exec is WPI's first entrepreneur-in-residenceBoston Business JournalJim Giza, a KAYAK and the company's former vice president of technology, has been named Worcester Polytechnic Institute's first entrepreneur-in-residence. Giza's role will be to work with entrepreneurs – including WPI's undergraduates, graduate . […]
A Tech Entrepreneur's No. 1 Tip for Success: DeliverHuffington PostTwo decades ago, as the World Wide Web came on the scene, Jeanette Hernandez Prenger saw an opportunity and started an information-technology consulting business in Kansas City, Mo. Today, ECCO Select employs more than 180 full-time IT staffers ...
Telegraph.co.ukHow to become a YouTube entrepreneurTelegraph.co.ukTo achieve success on YouTube you have to have a niche. Everyone can get videos up – there are so many people filming cats and dogs, doing fashion and music videos – so yours has to have a unique selling point. Mine was that I was doing grime videos.and more »
Fast CompanyHow A Serial Entrepreneur Is Challenging The Way Startups LaunchFast CompanyAlan Braverman is far enough into his career as a serial entrepreneur that he doesn't want to start again from scratch. What he's aiming to do is create a different kind of studio that brings talented teams together to work in tandem to test and build ...and mor […]
5 Personality Traits of an EntrepreneurForbesWhile some entrepreneurs have those traits, they rarely define the characteristics that make a majority of entrepreneurs. Not everyone is born with an intellect that will change the world. That student who couldn't make it through college, like Bill ...
The Entrepreneur Duck SyndromeForbesThis desire to look effortlessly successful is a common problem in the entrepreneurial world too. I've met many entrepreneurs who appear happy and collected on the outside only to find out that they are suffering from depression or dealing with ...
With more and more unnecessary services and products being offered for people to choose, iToxic can be created where people's minds and spirits are pre-occupied with unnecessary toxic clutter. iToxic is a problem in today's society, as the chain reaction of problems can occur, resulting in the necessity of detoxification. Detoxifying the toxicity will result in a more holistic and calmer lifestyle that will eliminate the need and desire to always be affected by the latest and greatest things that appear to be helping people, but in reality, hurting.
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Why you should "cancel the account" you have that you aren't really using, and especially if the service provider charges you some penalty for termination. You should think twice before signing up since the service provider's methodology is to trap you so you think and delay the process to CANCEL THE ACCOUNT, and while you delay, you just continue to pay and pay and pay away...