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How Inequality Empowers Vladimir Putin

The surprising link between American economic malaise and Russian aggression.<p>There he was—Vladimir Putin, the man who just three months ago had masterminded the invasion of a sovereign Europe country, expounding on everything from Ukraine to Edward Snowden in an interview Friday with CNBC, the …

Medicare Eases Restrictions On Pricey Hepatitis C Treatment

Federal Medicare officials are embracing medical guidelines for the treatment of hepatitis C that could result in tens of thousands of older Americans getting access to expensive new drugs that can cure the deadly infection.<p>This policy change would pay for treatment with a combination of new, …

Why Google doesn’t care about college degrees, in 5 quotes

Google isn’t big on college degrees, although the search giant is inundated with applicants touting perfect GPAs from Ivy League schools.<p>Google’s chairman and head of hiring, Laszlo Bock, has given a few insights in the <i>New York Times</i> on how he sorts through a multitude of bright applicants.<p>The …

5 ways companies are using big data to help their customers

<i>This sponsored post is produced in association with IDA Singapore.</i><p>Once upon a time, you went to the same neighborhood bakery every time you needed bread. Even before you placed your order, the shopkeeper already had a loaf bagged and ready. As you paid, she would ask what was new with your family. …