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Box Governance Designed To Attract Regulated Industries To Cloud

Today Box announced it is releasing Box Governance, its governance tools, from Beta to general availability, making three tools available today.<p>The announcement itself is really less important than what it represents as the company has tried to transform content management from a monolithic and …

Financial Services

Ocushield: A screen protector that protects your eyes more than the screen

It’s easy for us to get consumed in our smartphones, tablets and laptops, considering everything they can do. But the side effects are often overlooked. Eye strain, retinal dysfunction and fatigue can all be caused by using electrical devices too much and at the wrong times of day.<p>A recent study by …

How the White House plans to help the humble bee maintain its buzz

The humble bee — nuisance, threat, and linchpin of the American food supply — has won over the leader of the free world. And now President Obama is intervening on the bee’s behalf as its habitat dwindles.<p>On Tuesday, the Obama administration will announce the first National Strategy to Promote the …

204-mph Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat: Most powerful sedan on Earth

707 hp. Room for the family.<p>We told you it was coming. Now it's here. The 2015 Dodge Charger Hellcat just made its official debut on Woodward Ave. in still-soggy Detroit. It's everything we expected it to be. Packing the supercharged Hellcat HEMI V8, the super-duper Charger spits forth the same 707 …

Why the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is So Special

2015 Charger SRT Hellcat Joins the 707-Horsepower Family<p>Dodge had me at “most powerful sedan ever.”<p>That sums up the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. It’s the most powerful sedan ever. And better yet, Dodge introduced this muscle sedan the week of the Woodward Dream Cruise in southeast Michigan, an …

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat: 707 hp, 204 mph, Unlimited Bad-Assitude

The quickest, fastest, most powerful production sedan in the world—no asterisks.<p>We knew it was coming. First came the filing of papers with the Society of Automotive Engineers. Then the spy shots arrived. Now, at last, Dodge confirms that the insanely powerful Challenger SRT Hellcat has a four-door …

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat: The Fastest Sedan In The World

Is the 2015 Dodge Charger Hellcat faster than any normal production sedan—even with a Mercedes AMG, BMW M, or Audi RS badge?<p>That's what Chrysler has …

Sports Cars

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Qatar World Cup vote may need to be rerun, Platini warns

The Uefa president Michel Platini has become the most senior Fifa official to say that Qatar should lose the right to hold the prestigious tournament<p>The Uefa president Michel Platini has called for the vote on where to hold the 2022 World Cup to be rerun if corruption is found.<p>He becomes the most …

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in debt, and by the time I …

Personal Finance

The American Dream is out of reach, say hardship-hit families

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Personal Data Organizer Mustbin Raises $1.5 Million More, Adds Secure Messaging

Mustbin, a personal data organizer that lets you snap photos of important documents – like financial statements, home and vehicle information, medical documents, and more – and store those securely in the cloud, has become one of the go-to apps on my iPhone’s homescreen since it launched out of …

Caught in 'The Hornet's Nest': Soldiers in Fierce Taliban Firefight Talk About Struggles of Life After War

The Kunar province was home to some of the most brutal fighting in the Afghanistan War, and for the soldiers of the US Army’s 101st Airborne …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Glowdeck Preview: 3-in-1 Wireless Charger, Speaker, Notifications

Notification centers, Bluetooth speakers, and wireless charging docks are nothing new – but the concepts find a common place in the Glowdeck, a Kickstarter project that combines all three functionalities in one package – and a single price tag.<p>Until now, we’ve seen these three types of gadgets …

Prepping the cloud for the internet of things

Estimates vary about the number of connected devices there will be as the internet of things shapes up — a recent Gartner estimate was 26 billion by …

Pentagon Proposes Military Pension Overhaul

Jordain Carney<p>March 7, 2014, 10:52 a.m.<p>Des­pite be­ing con­sidered a third rail by many mem­bers of Con­gress, the Pentagon is rolling out …

EPA

Qatar commits to new welfare standards for World Cup workers

The organising committee for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has promised that contractors who build its stadiums will be held to high standards on the welfare of migrant workers, in the wake of trenchant and sustained criticism.<p>But the promises, made after demands for a progress update from football's …

Oakland: the city that told Google to get lost

If pushing your enemy into the sea signifies success, then Google's decision to start ferrying workers to its campus by boat suggests the revolt against big technology companies is going well. Standing on the docks of Oakland, on the east side of San Francisco Bay, last week, you could watch the …

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Company that makes engineering toys for girls wins Super Bowl ad spot

<b>(AP)</b><p>GoldieBlox earned a 30-second spot thanks to Intuit’s Small Business, Big Game competition<p>Prachi Gupta<p>January 31, 2014 4:28pm (UTC)<p>Buried between the several weird ads for major brands that you'll see on Sunday, will be a commercial for small business GoldieBlox, the construction toy company …

Deaths from Airplane Crashes Are Lower Than They've Ever Been

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Nervous flyers will be relieved to learn that last year was the safest ever in terms of airliner …

Yahoo Girds Its Loins For The Battle Over Your Home Screen

The home screen as it stands cannot last. In reality, what we’re looking at is the end times for the traditional grid of icons that we’ve become so familiar with since the iPhone was introduced in 2007.<p>There is simply too much context available via the sensors, camera, radios and other inputs we …

How Tiny Qatar 'Punches Above Its Weight'

Qatar is a tiny place that insists on being heard.<p>The Arab nation just off the coast of Saudi Arabia has made itself a major diplomatic player, a generous donor of foreign aid, and a leader in modernizing education in the region. The ultra-modern capital Doha is full of skyscrapers, museums and …

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Is it right to waste helium on party balloons?

<b>The US has been selling off its helium reserve, established in the 1920s to provide gas for airships - but even so, shortages have been occurring.</b><p>Some scientists believe a finite resource that could one day run out should not be used for party balloons.<p>In the universe as a whole, it is one of the …

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