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How to think like the next generation

No one wants to seem old and outdated. The key to avoiding this is learning how to think like the next generation. So recognize what you care about that younger… Read more »

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A World Map of Flavors – 36 Regions, 36 Herb and Spice Combinations

Inspired by The 4-Hour Chef, the friendly folks over at the startup Maptia (launching soon) have created this fun typographic map of flavors from around the world. You can download… Read more »

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ATA Trucking Index increases in February

This is a minor indicator that I follow. From ATA: ATA Truck Tonnage Index Edged Higher In February The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index… Read more »

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The Shenanigans Issue: Adweek Outs Fake Publishers | Botnets Suspected in Major Nets Traffic Growth | Facebook Ducking Onus for Fake Clicks

Publishing: Adweek alleges that some of the biggest traffic generators - particularly for brand advertisers - are fake publishers collecting impressions that might not even involve humans. Mike Shields does… Read more »

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Why All Thin Affiliates are Gonna a Slow Death

Yes, the end is here. Gloom and doom. Death and destruction. Utter and complete end. … … the middle-man leech who doesn’t add much value but wants to get paid… Read more »

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Budget battles: two down, one (the president's) to go

Republicans in the House and Democrats in the Senate today unveiled their budgets for Fiscal Year 2014, which begins Oct. 1. Each side declared the other's proposal dead on arrival… Read more »

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2013 tax filing season gets crazier for some H&R Block, TurboTax customers

Roseanne Roseannadanna might have been talking about every tax filing season when she proclaimed "It just goes to show you, it's always something. If it ain't one thing, it's another… Read more »

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