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We must invest in SMEs to create a lasting recovery

The Government must focus on measures that will incentivise large businesses to invest the cash they have accumulated and to boost the confidence of small and medium-sized businesses<p>We have much to be optimistic about as we reflect on 2013, with the UK economy growing at its fastest rate for three …

Sears to convert old Auto Centers into... Data Centers?

You can buy pretty much anything from Sears, but we doubt it's your first-choice destination for server capacity. That's likely to change if Ubiquity Critical Environments, the company's IT infrastructure arm, gets its way. The outfit is considering turning old Sears Auto Centers into server farms …

On the Red Couch with Ford's Social Media Chief Scott Monty

On the Red Couch with Ford’s Social Media Chief Scott Monty<p>Inside Flipboard / September 27, 2013<p><i>For the last few years, the Ford Motor Company has</i> …

How Cities Are Using Data To Save Lives

From Denver’s schools to Baltimore’s stretched budget, cities are creating major urban policy wins that are powered by cold, hard data.<p>Baltimore reached the lowest infant mortality rate the city has ever recorded in 2012. Denver Public School students saw test scores improve by 14% in reading and …

Android snags record 81 percent of smartphone market

Android continues to gobble up more of the smartphone market.<p>Google's mobile OS won a global market share of 81.3 percent last quarter, up from 75 percent in the prior year's quarter, research firm Strategy Analytics said on Thursday. Shipments of Android phones hit 204.4 million, a hefty gain over …

iPhone

AT&T said to be mulling Vodafone takeover

AT&T is once again said to be vying for the world's second-largest mobile carrier, Vodafone.<p>AT&T's executives are currently "laying the groundwork" for a takeover of the carrier, which could expand both companies' reach to more than 500 million wireless subscribers, according to Bloomberg.<p>Verizon …

Vodafone

Analysis of new Mac Pro video shows how it’s assembled in the US

Yesterday during Apple’s iPad Air event, the company officially announced pricing and availability for the next-generation Mac Pro with the completely redesigned high-end Mac shipping in December starting at $2999. Since the new Mac Pro will be one of the first devices assembled in the US under …

zucchini parmesan crisps

Sometimes, I think the internet is trying to tell me something. Well, most days, <i>many</i> things, such as why nobody should ever, ever click on a certain …

The Israeli Army’s Twitter feed didn’t really send oil prices soaring

At 10 a.m. US eastern time, to mark the 40th anniversary of the Yom Kippur War, the Israel Defense Forces’ Twitter account was reminiscing:<p>Nervy oil traders reportedly saw this tweet and started buying crude oil futures, sending prices of the soonest-available oil futures up more than $2 a barrel. …

key lime pie popsicles

[Welcome to <b>Popsicle Week</b>, wherein I admit that I had something of a popsicle incident this summer, wherein incident = gotta a little carried away, …

miso sweet potato and broccoli bowl

Here are the things I jotted down on my cooking wish-list <i>whilst</i> (!) I was in the UK: baked cauliflower cheese, a “proper” English Sunday roast (with …

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

Cooking

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

Daily Dish: This sweet Lemonade Cake is perfect...

Daily Dish: Extra chocolate makes this Tiramisu...

Maple Bread Pudding: Crunchy pecan praline tops...

Maple-Nut Pie: Filled with gooey maple syrup and...

Sticky Pecan Baby Cakes: A honey and brown sugar...

Brown Sugar-Butternut Squash Tart: Flavored with...

Red Velvet Cake: Thick buttercream frosting adds a...

French Market Beignets: These delicate and airy doughnuts are sprinkled with powdered sugar. 

<b>French Market Beignets</b>: These delicate and airy doughnuts are sprinkled with powdered sugar.

Facebook's check-in based free Wi-Fi rolling out nationally with Cisco's help

Last year, Facebook began trialing a novel approach to Wi-Fi: it gave consumers free access to high-speed internet in exchange for checking in at a business. Starting today, it's expanding that initiative even further with the help of Cisco. The two companies are collaborating on what's being …

People Are Sharing Almost As Much Content On Pinterest As They Do Via E-Mail

In this case, sharing is defined as the use of those buttons you often find above stories on the web, which automate your ability to send or share content to others.<p>Content sharing on the Pinterest increased a whopping 15% in the month of August, ShareThis said. The news comes just over a month …

Cisco may be thinking too small in its new Internet of Everything study

Mobile? Wearables? Small change. For several years, Cisco has been thinking bigger, when the Internet fully becomes the Internet of Everything … and it has released its most recent study on the subject, which says about $99 billion is being left on the table this year by retailers that aren’t as …

High stress in middle age may increase women's risk of dementia

Women who get divorced, lose a child or suffer serious ill-health in their late 30s, 40s or 50s are much more likely to develop dementia in later life, research suggests.<p>Experiencing high levels of stress in middle age, which can also include widowhood or seeing a close relative battle mental …

The CEO Of Datalogix Just Gave Us A Glimpse Into Facebook's 'Big Data' Strategy

Back in Q1 2013, Facebook signed deals with Datalogix, Acxiom, BlueKai, and Epsilon. They are all companies that either hold or process vast troves of consumer marketing and purchase information.<p>The problem for many advertisers — particularly grocery companies — is that the vast majority of …

Osama Bin Laden Halloween Costume Removal Demanded By Sikh Advocacy Group In Letter To Walmart And Amazon

Under pressure from the Sikh community, Walmart on Friday pulled a turban-themed costume from its website that the Sikh Coalition has said is offensive to 9/11 victims and perpetuates "negative stereotypes about turbans and beards that have led to violence and discrimination against Sikhs and other …

Chinese police rescue 92 abducted children

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1014000/1014468_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524680286_45253ed29725b975496bede4dfefc18f<p><b>Chinese police have rescued 92 abducted children and held 301 suspected members of a huge trafficking network, the authorities say.</b><p>They say two women …

Zimbabwe elephants poisoned by cyanide

<b>More than 80 elephants have been killed for their ivory by poachers who used cyanide to poison a water hole in Zimbabwe's largest game park.</b><p>Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi confirmed the toll on Tuesday after touring Hwange National Park.<p>Wildlife department officials said the chemical also killed …

Qatar Airways Requires Female Workers To Get Permission Before Marrying

The company's standard hiring contract also mandates that women tell a supervisor if they become pregnant and gives the airline the right to fire them upon the discovery.<p>The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF), which represents around 4.5 million transport workers in 150 countries, …