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The Payment Start-Up Square Expands Its Reach Into Small Businesses by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

Square has gone beyond its credit card reader and introduced new products in the last year. On Monday, it will introduce two services that it says will help small businesses.

Published: March 8, 2015 at 06:00PM

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Study of TV Viewers Backs Twitter’s Claims to Be Barometer of Public Mood by VINDU GOEL


By VINDU GOEL

A Nielsen study showed that the volume of tweets about a television show corresponded strongly to viewers’ real-time reactions as measured by a brain monitor.

Published: March 7, 2015 at 06:00PM

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M 4.7 – 83km NE of Iquique, Chile

DYFI? – III

Time
2015-03-09 03:22:20 UTC
2015-03-09 00:22:20 -03:00 at epicenter
Location
19.728°S 69.537°W
Depth
98.63 km (61.29 mi)

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The Ambassador who worked from Nairobi bathroom to avoid State Dept. IT


The Ambassador who worked from Nairobi bathroom to avoid State Dept. IT
If you think Clinton’s e-mail scandal is bad, you haven’t heard about Scott Gration.

March 8, 2015 at 09:16PM
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M 5.6 – 169km S of Punta de Burica, Panama

PAGER – GREEN ShakeMap – III DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-09 02:48:45 UTC
2015-03-08 20:48:45 -06:00 at epicenter
Location
6.516°N 82.659°W
Depth
10.00 km (6.21 mi)

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Surge in Smartphones Sets Off New Wave of Corporate Self-Reinvention by MARK SCOTT


By MARK SCOTT

Companies like Ford, Procter & Gamble, Under Armour and the Spanish bank BBVA are working to outmaneuver start-ups for dominance on mobile devices.

Published: March 8, 2015 at 06:00PM

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You have the right to bear arms, not “electrical” arms, court declares


You have the right to bear arms, not “electrical” arms, court declares
The ruling comes as all types weapons are being constructed in homes via 3D printers.

March 8, 2015 at 08:24PM
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