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Burger King wants Hawaii needle lawsuit dismissed

HONOLULU (AP) — Burger King wants to dismiss a lawsuit alleging there were needles in a sandwich after the former soldier who made the claim didn't …

Here’s how BlackRock would change stock-market trading - Capitol Report - MarketWatch

Bloomberg<p>The Securities and Exchange Commission<p>The issue over whether stock-market trading is rigged or broken has dominated the headlines since the …

Wal-Mart spokesman resigns over lie on resume

<i>This post is in partnership with Time. The article below was originally published at Time.com</i><p>By Elizabeth Barber, TIME<p>(TIME)–In the middle of a probe …

New Walgreen holding company to be incorporated in Delaware

Walgreens is not headed to Europe. But it is going to Delaware.<p>The nation’s largest drugstore chain, following in the footsteps of more than half of the nation’s publicly traded companies, plans to incorporate in The First State following the completion of its acquisition of its European …

Paper by 53 introduces Mix, a community for sharing digital sketches & creations (plus a Pencil giveaway!)

Paper by FiftyThree is getting a whole lot more social today as the popular sketching app for iPad launches Mix, a community platform for sharing creations made in Paper. Mix allows users to share and view other sketches made in Paper on the web or right in the app.<p>With Mix, Paper uses can follow …

Why Minecraft’s Markus Persson is ‘struggling’ after $2.5bn Microsoft deal

<b>Name:</b> Markus Persson.<p><b>AKA:</b> Notch, Markus Alexei.<p><b>Age:</b> 35.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Bald, or wearing a hat. At a party or behind a computer screen.<p><b>What has he done?</b> He’s a Swedish programmer who invented a game called Minecraft over a weekend in 2009. Now he has sold the company that makes it to Microsoft for …

For FCC, a push to tighten Net neutrality rules for wireless

As the Federal Communications Commission closes the books on public comments for its upcoming rewrite of Net neutrality rules, the agency is strongly considering reversing its stance that wireless networks should be treated differently than wired networks.<p>The FCC officially closed the comment …

When It Comes To Lending, Earnest Gives Credit Where It’s Due

Earnest, the online lending service targeting millennial borrowers, is launching a new customized interest rate for its customers.<p>The new product for Millennials allows the company to offer low-interest loans, typically between 4.25% and 5.25% for qualified customers. Interest rates, says Earnest …

Peter Thiel: Google Has Insane Perks Because It's A Monopoly

Thiel says a monopoly is "a kind of company that's so good at what it does that no other firm can offer a close substitute," a company that's "10x" better at what it does than anybody else.<p>Google hasn't competed in search since the early 2000s, Thiel says, when it definitively leapt ahead of …

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“OK, Google, take that!”: Microsoft puts OneNote dictation on Android Wear watches

Microsoft’s strategy to support non-Windows devices is on a roll. Early on Tuesday, the company announced a Bluetooth keyboard that works with …

A New 'Radar Gun' May Spot Drivers Who Text Behind The Wheel

It works by detecting the radio waves used to send SMS messages.<p>ComSonics, a company specializing in cable leakage detection, is working on a device that would sense when drivers are texting, the <i>Virginian-Pilot</i> reports. The Virginia newspaper suggests the final product, designed for police to use, …

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