Given some recent unfavorable press about the Kinect, I felt compelled to share my experience from 2010, when this technology was a major breakthrough in innovation and had a record-breaking product release.
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I trained as a statistician and first joined Bell Labs in the network performance group. A year or two after I started, it was time for my first big presentation at AT&T Headquarters. I completed my prep
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In case you missed them, we've compiled a list of 22 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read. These are the books that show up time and again in lists of books recommended by the pros themselves.
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