• The Second Coming Of Small Screens In The Home

    9 days ago - By Fast Company

    Gadget makers have long tried to sell us on displays that aren't a PC, tablet, or TV. With new products from Amazon and others, the time may finally be right.
    Much as the watch was the first digital display to grace most people's wrists, the alarm clock was the first digital display to appear in many households. But tech companies have long been eager to establish a “fourth screen” in the home, beyond the TV, PC, and phone. Starting in the late '90s, such efforts included web surfing devices like the MSN Companion and Virgin Webplayer , the channel-centric Chumby , and products focused on...
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  • JPMorgan and AFL-CIO CEOs: Finding a Job Is Still Too Hard. Here's How We Can Fix That

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    By the end of the year, it is estimated that almost 2 million new jobs will have been created in 2017. While that is certainly good news for the economy, we need strategies in place to ensure that this economic growth benefits all working families. Our country should be a land of opportunity for anyone willing to work hard to realize their dreams, regardless of their background.
    Getting people into available, good-paying jobs remains a challenge. It is more confusing than ever to understand what training, education, and experience in the form of apprenticeships, certificates, college...
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  • New Restrictions On When Amazon Can Sell Luxury Goods In Europe

    9 days ago - By Forbes

    Intentionally ordering large quantities of a product , for the purpose of re-selling exclusive goods to an online merchant at a small markup will also almost certainly violate your agreement and cancel your rights to distribute the product...
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