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Google buys Word Lens maker to boost Translate

Google has purchased Quest Visual and its well-received translation app Word Lens for an undisclosed sum, the company said Friday. The Quest Visual team will join Google Translate, according to a post on WordLens.com.<p>"By joining Google, we can incorporate Quest Visual's technology into Google …

10 First-Class Airplane Seats That Are Nicer Than Your Apartment

As some airlines gut their frequent flyer programs, increase fees and cram more seats into coach, others are pushing the boundaries of flying luxury with of over-the-top first class suites.<p>Airlines are betting that these opulent accommodations will drive up profit margins and yield greater revenues …

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When A Simple Logo Isn’t The Best Choice

Straightforward logos are easy to love. But are they always better? Not when your brand is complex.<p>Betaworks is known as a hip, media-focused company out of New York, which probably made it sting when somebody on Twitter equated the company’s logo to a coffee stain. It was time to rebrand. After …

New Yorkers for Children Fall Gala

See the best looks from the annual fall gala.<p>Last night the chicest New Yorkers turned out in high style despite the rainy weather to support New Yorkers for Children's annual Fall Gala honoring Estee Lauder's John Demsey and the New York Giant's Justin Tuck. Guests including Aerin Lauder, models …

Snapchat's New Video Messages Feature Is Meant To Last Longer

When Snapchat first landed, its ephemerality was hard for some people to wrap their heads around. Messages disappear seconds after being viewed, the tools to draw or write on photos are rudimentary and then, there was the whole matter of teens using it for sexting.<p>But two years post-launch, …

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‘Outrageous valuations’: Why tech stocks are writhing

<i>These are stories Report on Business is following Monday, April 7, 2014</i>.<p><b>Shares hit</b><br>Technology, Internet and social media stocks led a broader market decline today as investors question the "outrageous valuations" of several tech companies.<p>"There is a lot of froth in the market at the moment and …

The 10 Best Cars Designed by Bertone

Iconic Italian design house Bertone is reportedly on the cusp of bankruptcy. Its history includes some of the greatest automotive designs ever committed to sheetmetal. Let's revisit 10 favorites from the company's epic highlight reel.<p>Iconic Italian design house Bertone is reportedly on the cusp of …

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Small changes. Big results.<p>Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, …

Myself & my little (tall) sis @Tellyhercastle filming a segment with our team at #wmcfw. This new project will soon be announced, but great things are happening! Feeling blessed to work with such amazing ppl. Huge kisses & hugs to our girlie @hautecanada! #fashion #video #blog #blogger #youtube #beauty #wmcfw #tfw #toronto #torontofashionweek

Google's cash for questions app comes to Australia, Canada, UK

If you've got an answer for everything, the Google Opinion Rewards app is coming to more countries, so your two cents will earn you a few cents -- or a few quid, a bit of moolah or some loonies and toonies.<p>Previously available in the USA, Google Opinion Rewards is now remunerating opinionated sorts …

Twitch Boosts A New Pro Category: Video Game Player

It may not surprise you that Netflix uses more bandwidth at peak hours than any other company, followed by Google and Apple. No. 4 on the list, though, is Twitch.tv.<p>Twitch is a company devoted to live interactive broadcasting of people playing video games. It's helping to launch a new type of …