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Does Twitter Have What it Takes to Finally Beat Facebook?


Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Twitter was a unique platform that seemed to dominate social media when it first came out. However, that momentum is lost, as user activity is dropping on the site. With fewer people using it, things have not been looking very good for Twitter. Although both Twitter and Facebook have had rough beginnings when they first publicly ...

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Big Companies Are Losing Millions in Digital Discrimination Lawsuits


Thursday, March 31, 2016

A legally blind man recently sued the NBA claiming their website failed to accommodate those who are visually impaired. A couple of months before that, a similar issue was brought up to Carnival Corporation, where people claimed that the cruise operator didn’t have enough seats or cabins at their entertainment and dining venues for the ...

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Chase Bank’s Customer’s Information Has Been Compromised in the Largest Cyber Breach Ever


Thursday, March 24, 2016

The last thing most people expect to happen when they give their money and information to their banks is for someone to steal it. Unfortunately, there are currently two men being held captive in Israel and Moscow for doing doing some serious financial cyber attacking. The trio charged are Ziv Orenstein Gery from Israel and ...

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This Restaurant May Have Served E. Coli on a Hot Platter


Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Another food chain is under investigation for the rise in E. coli cases: Chipotle. There has been about forty confirmed cases in eight Chipolte locations for the bacterial poisoning in Washington state and Oregon. This is not the first time Chipotle has experienced an outbreak like this – this year alone it is their this ...

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Who is the Richest Company in the World? Alphabet Hits the Trillion Dollar Jackpot


Tuesday, March 15, 2016

One of the biggest news in finance this week was learning how Google's parent company, Alphabet, is now the world's most valuable business. They were able surpass Apple, their long time high-tech competitor as the top company. Alphabet's shares rose by six percent after they finally unveiled their estimated fourth quarter earnings result, with their ...

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Is a Chinese Economic Downfall Inevitable?


Wednesday, March 2, 2016

America is billions of dollars in debt, but it’s still nothing in comparison to China, who has twice as much debt. The country is grappling with a multitude of poor choices while they’re attempting to calm investors down, because of the drastic drops in their currency. A few weeks ago, the People's Bank of China ...

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