Here’s How Hacked Celebrities Are Responding To The Latest Round Of Nude Photos

Here’s How Hacked Celebrities Are Responding To The Latest Round Of Nude Photos

A second round of hacked celebrity nude photos leaked Saturday, the second of its kind in less than a month. The latest victims include Kim Kardashian, Gabrielle Union, Amber Heard, Rihanna, Hope Solo, Vanessa Hudgens, Kate Bosworth, Scarlett Johansson, previously unseen pictures of Jennifer Lawrence, and many more. And they’re ...

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Almost All Obamacare Enrollees Are Paying For Coverage

Almost All Obamacare Enrollees Are Paying For Coverage

The Obama administration on Thursday finally revealed how many people paid for Obamacare on the national and state health insurance exchanges: 7.3 million. Since President Barack Obama announced in April that sign-ups on the Obamacare exchange marketplaces had surpassed 8 ...

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U.S. incomes nearly flat in 2013; poverty dips slightly

U.S. incomes nearly flat in 2013; poverty dips slightly

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The median U.S. household income remained nearly flat at $51,939 in 2013 compared to the previous year, according to federal government data released on Tuesday that offered a key indicator of the country’s economic well-being. Median household ...

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Square To Raise Fresh $100 Million At A $6 Billion Valuation

Square To Raise Fresh $100 Million At A $6 Billion Valuation

Square is raising a fresh $100 million of funding at a $6 billion valuation, injecting new cash into a company facing challenges from rivals including Amazon. It’s unclear whether the round has closed and who the lead investors would be ...

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When Will Mobile-Ad Spending Outpace Television?

When Will Mobile-Ad Spending Outpace Television?

Advertisers for the first time this year will spend more on mobile-device ads than they spend on newspaper or radio, according to eMarketer. The market research company expects mobile-ad spending to soar 83% in 2014 to nearly $18 billion. But ...

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Alibaba IPO Investors Come Third in Jack Ma’s Vision

Alibaba IPO Investors Come Third in Jack Ma’s Vision

China’s richest man wants investors inAlibaba Group Holding Ltd. to know where they stand in its initial public offering — and that may not be where they imagine. “Customers first, employees second, and shareholders third,” Chairman Jack Ma wrote in a letter in Alibaba’s IPO ...

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Americans are sitting on lots of cash. But the Fed isn’t to blame.

Americans are sitting on lots of cash. But the Fed isn’t to blame.

How to explain America’s post-2008 economic malaise? A new paper by Yi Wen and Maria A. Arias published by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis correctly fingers cash hoarding as one of the major culprits, a phenomenon that I’ve ...

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Euro slumps as ECB moves boost dollar, equities

Euro slumps as ECB moves boost dollar, equities

(Reuters) – The euro sank on Thursday after the European Central Bank unexpectedly cut ultra-low interest rates even further and said it would start buying loans and bonds next month to prop up the continent’s struggling economy. The move gave ...

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Discoverly Is The Social Networking Tool That Makes Work Intros Easier (And Creepier)

Discoverly Is The Social Networking Tool That Makes Work Intros Easier (And Creepier)

I’m looking at the Facebook page of a well-known angel investor in Silicon Valley, staring at a little icon silhouette of a person next to his profile picture. It’s faded out and grey, meaning he’s eluded the networking efforts of ...

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As global tensions rise, banks need to watch for growing cyber threats

As global tensions rise, banks need to watch for growing cyber threats

As global tensions flare, cybersecurity will become an even more important concern for financial institutions. Russian hackers may have slipped past JPMorgan Chase’s digital barricades earlier this month to retaliate against U.S. imposed sanctions. The breach – whatever the source ...

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