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Rethinking the Decision Factory

Companies everywhere struggle with the management of knowledge workers. They compete fiercely to find and retain the best talent, often accumulating thousands of managers in the process. For a while this is fine, but inevitably, usually when economic conditions turn less favorable, they realize …

PayPal revamping its policies to better support crowdfunding

PayPal's commerce system wasn't built for crowdfunding, and that has created problems for some startups -- the company recently (if briefly) froze $45,000 of Mailpile's assets, for example. The PayPal team is determined to set things right, however, and just announced that it's reworking its …

Apple: The Beginning of a Long Decline?

<i>By DYLAN TWENEY</i><i><br>September 13, 2013 | LinkedIn.com</i><p>You can only put so many dents in the universe.<p>This week, Apple unveiled a respectable upgrade of its …

Apple's iPhone 5c goes on pre-order, with Verizon, Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile each touting advantages

Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 5c went on sale for pre-order this morning. The iPhone 5s will be available starting Sept. 20. The iPhone launch marks …

Amazon Web Services suffers Friday 13th outage

AWS is used by lots of start-up Internet companies and increasingly by large enterprises including Netflix and NASA. When AWS goes down, it can disrupt a notable portion of Internet activity, sometimes for hours at a time.<p>SAN FRANCISCO -- Amazon Web Services, the popular cloud computing service run …

Arrests over 'cyber plot' to steal from Santander bank

<b>Twelve men have been arrested over an "audacious" alleged plot to steal millions of pounds from a bank by remotely taking control of a computer.</b><p>A bogus engineer fitted a device called a keyboard video mouse to a machine in the Surrey Quays branch of Santander, south-east London, which would have …