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Social media channels can take all the time you are willing to throw at them and then take the same again. Yes, we need social channels for marketing, but it needs to be on our terms and work for us, against.
The Physicist and the Philosopher: Einstein, Bergson, and the Debate That Changed Our Understanding of Time
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• The advertised salary for technical professionals with big data expertise and in-demand skills is $124,000 net of bonuses and compensation. • IBM (NYSE:IBM), Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) and Oracle (NYSE:ORCL)
Not by aliens, but by a natural event—and it was very, very powerful. Whatever it was, it subtly altered the chemistry of our planet's atmosphere, creating trace amounts of radioactive elements like chlorine-36,
The theory of disruptive innovation, introduced in these pages in 1995, has proved to be a powerful way of thinking about innovation-driven growth. Many leaders of small, entrepreneurial companies praise
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Glaciers, geysers, crystal clear water: What more could you ask for? These 15 American lakes are gorgeous—and worth a visit—any time of year. Caddo Lake, Texas Lake Powell, Utah Lake McDonald, Montana
Thanks to his early success in the almost two years he's been in the company's top job, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella earned $18.3 million in total compensation during the most recent fiscal year, representing
Earth may have stolen away water that would otherwise have gone to the moon. New research suggests that after the impact that formed the Earth and its moon, our planet may have snatched up easily vaporized
The exoplanet, dubbed GJ 1132b, is about the size of Earth and lives in a solar system roughly 39 light-years from Earth, a team of scientists reported in the November 12, 2015, issue of the journal Nature.
About a year ago, Amazon introduced Lambda, which it describes as "a compute service that runs your code in response to events and automatically manages the underlying compute resources for you." That
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Film-maker admits he always intended to omit Mark Hamill’s Jedi knight from advance publicity for the new episode of the long-running space opera JJ Abrams has confirmed that the absence of Mark Hamill’s
In Australia. Bermuda private equity investment group Scepter Partners unveiled a takeover bid for Australian oil and gas producer Santos. Announcing it will pay a 25 percent premium to Santos' pre-takeover
Seeing is believing Scientists have long known that light can behave as both a particle and a wave—Einstein first predicted it in 1909. But no experiment has been able to show light in both states simultaneously.
Dark matter, the mysterious substance that makes up four-fifths of the stuff in the universe, has been found for the first time in the centre of the Milky Way. The rivals have proposed an alternative called