Heather Maguire

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Charter lists consumer benefits to win merger approval

(Reuters) - Charter Communications Inc (CHTR.O) formally argued for regulatory approval for its Time Warner Cable Inc TWC.N and Bright House Networks deals, saying consumers would benefit as Internet services would become cheaper and faster.<p>Traders work at the post where Time Warner Cable is traded …

Telecoms

5 Important Startup Lessons From 'Shark Tank'

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I enjoy <i>Shark Tank</i> as entertainment, but that’s where the buck stops people <i>(*Kevin Hart impersonation*)</i>. If you’re an avid watcher and don’t want to hear the truth then stop reading now. This is your warning because I’m about to …

Entrepreneurship

How to Dress 10 Pounds Thinner

The next best thing to workouts and eating right? These figure-flattering style tips. Prepare for compliments!

15 of the best new and updated Android apps from May 2015

It’s been a busy month for Android apps, with news from big names – Periscope from Twitter lading on the platform for the first time and notable updates to Flickr’s mobile apps.<p>Then, of course, there’s the black-and-white photography app Lenka, and an overhauled version of QuizUp.<p>All you need to do …

How Bold Entrepreneurs Are Breaking $1 Million In One-Person Businesses

Allen Walton, 27, lives a life many Americans can only dream of: He is on track for seven-figure revenue in a business that has been a one-man show until very recently, when fast-growth made it necessary to hire someone to answer the phones. Walton manages his year-old online store, …

Entrepreneurship

Why the man behind $2.8 billion Slack says the best thing to happen would be a ‘giant crash’

A lot of Slack's value is derived from its exceptional product, which is drawing in tens of thousands of new users every week. In February, it was adding $1 million in annual recurring revenue every 11 days.<p>But Slack is also the beneficiary of one of the warmest VC markets ever.<p>In fact, Slack CEO …

South Africa is shaken by FIFA corruption probe

In the spring of 2004, a frail, unwell<p>Nelson Mandelaignored his doctor's advice and flew halfway around the globe to meet with a prominent soccer official.<p>The purpose of the trip to Trinidad and Tobago was simple: Mandela hoped to win Jack Warner's support, persuading him and other officials of …