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With Bitcoin In Your Pocket, Is Your Identity Finally Safe?

If only Target had been accepting Bitcoins during those fateful two weeks around Thanksgiving, then maybe some of its 40 million financially-compromised customers would have been spared the potential hell of having to retrieve and rehabilitate a stolen identity.<p>Or maybe not.<p>The jury–or rather, the …

Consulting Starbucks: How To Set Your Customer Experience And Corporate Culture Goals

I was talking with an employee of Starbucks here in Seattle and he asked me an intriguing question. (This was off the record, so I won’t use his name.)<p>“In the research and consulting you’ve been doing on company culture and the customer experience, what’s your take:<p><b>Do you think Starbucks takes</b> …

Three Reasons Apple Should Outperform The Market In 2014

Tim Cook gets paid more if Apple stock outperforms the S&P 500 index in 2014. His compensation is structured in a way that pays him more when his efforts reward shareholders. What’s not for investors to love about a CEO like that?<p>Given his compensation structure, Tim Cook probably feels pretty good …

Vitamin E Might Help Slow Alzheimer's Early On

Alzheimer's is a disease without a cure, and the available treatments only slow its progression for a bit. Now there's evidence vitamin E may help hold it at bay, at least for people in the early stages of the disease.<p>The finding, though inconclusive, is a bit of a surprise. Vitamin E has gotten a …

Former first lady Barbara Bush hospitalized for 'respiratory related issue'

Former first lady Barbara Bush has been admitted to a Houston hospital with a "respiratory related issue," the family said in a statement Tuesday night.<p>Bush, 88, the wife of former President George H.W. Bush and mother of President George W. Bush, was admitted to the Houston Methodist Hospital on …