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Infant Medical Equipment, Landscaping Entrepreneurs Are Among China's Newest Billionaires
China?s big stock rally is continuing to mint new billionaires and billionaire families in the country, home to the world?s second-largest collection of the two after the United States. New members to join that elite group in recent days include the following people: Gao Wenban, 67, chairs Shenzhen-listed Stanley Fertilizer. He [...]

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Bright Ideas: On Demand Service Apps Making Your Life Almost Too Easy
On-demand service apps are the wave of the future. Take a look at the ones that are making a splash in the current market and striving to simplify your life more than ever before.

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Townsend Bell's 'Robert Graham Special' Is Coolest Car At Indy 500. But Can It Win?
Of the 33 cars starting the Indianapolis 500 Sunday, Townsend Bell?s No. 24 Dreyer & Reinbold machine has to be the best-looking. And why not? His sponsor is Robert Graham, the luxury clothing maker. But can a cool-looking car win the world?s biggest race? You bet, says Bell, who is [...]

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5 Ways To Protect Yourself Against Debit Card Fraud
This week, FICOreported that debit card fraud has hit a 20 year high. Fraud at ATMs located in bank branches increased 174% from January 1 to April 9, compared with the same period last year. And ATM machines located away from bank premises experienced an incredible317% increase. ATMs in America remain [...]

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AMFAR Cinema For Aids Benefit at the Hotel Du Cap Features the Ultimate Auction Items
As the storm clouds gently depart and a cool breeze washes over the iconic Hotel du Cap in Antibes, some of the wealthiest people in the world are gathering for the Annual Cinema against Aids Gala benefitting amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research. Now in its 22nd year, this extravagant gala [...]

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How Can Tiny Samoa Dominate The NFL?
When University of Washington Defensive Tackle Danny Shelton arrived for the NFL Draft in Chicago wearing traditional Samoan dress and almost choked the life out of Commissioner Goodell in an on-stage hug, it symbolized the amazing dominance that one tiny island and its' Polynesian neighbors have in NFL football. Five [...]

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Scenes from the Rolling Stones' Secret Show: 5 Things Every Act Can Learn From Mick and Keith
As you may have heard, The Rolling Stones played a show at The Fonda Theater, a small Los Angeles club, Wednesday night. For the first time in their 50-year career, they performed an album in its entirety: The 1971 classic, Sticky Fingers, which is being reissued June 9. I was at [...]

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North Korea's Takeaway From The Iran Nuclear Talks
In defense of the Iran nuclear talks, Obama administration officials have made a number of unlikely claims, including the repeated proposition that under the current Tehran regime Iran?s nuclear program could be transformed into something ?exclusively peaceful.? But one of the most bizarre statements yet came just last weekend from [...]

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•  What Bitcoin's History Means For Its Future: Q&A With Nathaniel Popper, Author Of 'Digital Gold'
Nathaniel Popper's new book, "Digital Gold," covers the colorful history of Bitcoin. He discusses how a currency that gained notoriety for fueling illicit transactions could become part of our everyday lives.
•  Vouch, First Social Network For Credit, Raises $6 Million In Series A
Startup Vouch has a novel way of making loans: It asks your friends and family how much they are willing to shell out if you default.
•  College Gets Cheaper: Federal Loan Rates Set To Drop For '15-'16 Academic Year
Well here's a sentence you don't see every day: it's about to get cheaper to pay for college. The bottom-line cost for those who need to borrow -- i.e, what students will pay when the diploma is in hand and the student loans are paid off -- is going down, at least for the 2015-2016 academic year. Thanks to the results of Wednesday's 10-year Treasury note auction, the rates on federal student loans will decrease by 0.37% for new loans disbursed on or after July 1, 2015.
•  Robo-Hiring: How An Automated Headhunter Is Finding Hidden Tech Talent For Wall Street
The financial services sector is the largest technology spender, the largest employer of technologists and therefore the biggest hirer. So why are financial services firms having so much trouble finding tech talent?
•  Employers Latest Healthcare Experiment
More health plan choices might be on the menu as employers switch to the private exchange model.
•  Leading Financial Pros Swear These Top Notch Investing Books Will Make You A Better Investor
A search for investing books on Amazon (AMZN) brings up more than 12,000 results. To help you focus on the best for your summer reading list, we asked leading financial services providers to share their favorite investing books. They swear these top notch books will make you a better investor.



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Technology: NYTimes
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•  Obama?s Twitter Debut, @POTUS, Attracts Hate-Filled Posts
•  Bits Blog: Members of Congress Ask for Review of Dropped Espionage Case
•  Goldman Sachs Meeting in Bay Area Shows Appetite for Tech


Technology: Forbes.com
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•  Alibaba-Backed China E-Commerce Niche Player Seeks A Lift Post Its NY IPO
•  There's More In The 'Disney Infinity 3.0' Toy Box This Year
•  Instead Of Fearing Robo-Markers We Should Embrace Them

Technology: Wired
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•  DevOps Isn?t a Job. But It?s Still Important
•  On-Demand Startups Aren?t Delivering on Promises to Workers
•  Audio Visuals: Taylor Swift Is the Center of the Pop Culture Universe


Software News: The Register
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•  Factory reset FAILS in 500 MEEELLION Android phones
•  School's in for Chromebooks, Google's the top swot in class
•  New Windows 10 Build 10122 aims to fix file association hijacking

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•  Musical Organ Created From 49 Floppy Disk Drives
•  DNA On Pizza Crust Leads To Quadruple Murder Suspect
•  Gravitational Anomalies Beneath Mountains Point To Isostasy of Earth's Crust


Enterprise: The Register
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•  ZX Spectrum 'Hobbit' revival sparks developer dispute
•  Grand Theft Auto maker lobs sueball at BBC over biopic
•  Governance the key if you don't want mobile workers escaping your control

    
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