David Dahl

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The Origin of the 8 Hour Work Day and Why We Should Rethink It

One of the most unchanged elements of our life today is our optimal work time or how long we should work -- generally, every person I've spoken to quotes me something close to 8 hours a day.<p>And data seems to confirm that: The average American works 8.8 hours every day. At least, those are the …

STOCKS FALL, BEST BUY CRATERS: Here's What You Need To Know

<b>Dow Jones</b>: 16,417.01, -64.93 (-0.39%)<b><br>S&P 500</b>: 1,845.89, -2.49 (-0.13%)<b><br>Nasdaq</b>: 4,218.69, +3.81 (+0.09%)<p>And now the top stories:<p>Best Buy got obliterated today after the company announced poor holiday results. Shares dropped about 30%. Analysts called the earnings report "shocking."<br>• Nuskin also saw a …

Twitter said to be teaming with Stripe for in-tweet payments

Twitter may soon be a platform retailers use for more than just advertising and marketing. If a report published today is accurate, retailers may soon be able to sell products and take payments directly in tweets.<p>According to the report by Recode on Thursday, Twitter may be teaming up with the …

IBM Will Spend $1.2 Billion To Expand Cloud Services

The new cloud centers will be in Washington D.C., Mexico City, Dallas, China, Hong Kong, London, Japan, India and Canada, with plans to expand in the Middle East and Africa in 2015.<p>IBM said the investment will bring up its data center count to 40 this year and double cloud capacity for SoftLayer, …