These Are The 12 Original Shows Coming To Spotify

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek at the company’s press conference where it originally revealed that video and podcasts were coming to the service (image courtesy of Spotify). To further differentiate itself from the competition in the streaming industry, Spotify announcedmonths ago that video was to become a more prominent feature on the […]

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‘Monster Hunter Generations’ Has Helped Boost Capcom’s Profits This Year

Following the news that Street Fighter V missed its sales target by quite a large margin, you’ll be happy to hear that Capcom’s profits are still up this year thanks to the hugely successful Monster Hunter Generations that was released in Japan last year.

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Box Office: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Crosses $200M U.S., Tops ‘The Winter Soldier’ Worldwide

‘Captain America: Civil War’ image courtesy of Disney Captain America: Civil Warjust passed the $200 million mark at the domestic box office. It did so in its fifth day, becoming the fifth-fastest movie ever to cross said milestone. Its $206.2m domestic cume puts it above fellow five-day champsThe Dark Knight($203.77m),Harry Potter […]

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Wake Up Conservatives: This Is What We’re Up Against

Last week I attended a nice, but not elegant, board ‎dinner for the group ALEC in Pittsburgh. ALEC represents conservative state legislators around the country. In the ‎middle of our salads and light-hearted conversations, we were jolted by shouting and screaming. Then about 20-25 leftwing activists pushed past a […]

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West Virginia’s Richest Is On “A Mission From God”, Grabs Dem. Nomination For Governor

Jim Justice poses with Danny Lee of New Zealand after his win atthe Greenbrier Classic on July 5, 2015. (Photo by Darren Carroll/Getty Images) While one loud billionaire is etching closer to the White House, another one is on the road to the Governor’s mansion in West Virginia. Jim Justice II, […]

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Yes, London Has A Housing Problem: Let’s Not Make It Worse With Idiocy Like Rent Controls

It’s seriously astonishing how terrible, lousy, no good and idiotic economic policy keeps turning up in response to the same old questions. Even when near the entire economics profession tells everyone no, that’s not the solution that will make things work, there’s still well meaning folk who stumble over the […]

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Hedge Fund Gurus Struggle With Low Returns, Criticize Industry

Returns so far this year for hedge fund managers have been lacking amid stagnant U.S. growth and struggling economies in Asia. At the annual Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) shareholder meeting on April 30, Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) criticized the high fees at many hedge funds and the high pay given to […]

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Are Marketers Sacrificing Data Accuracy in the Quest for Speed?

The explosion of consumer data has created a massive opportunity to better understand customers and deliver highly contextual messages or offers. But the sheer volume of data often erodes the customer experience: data is only valuable and actionable if it’s matched back to a customer with a high degree of […]

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CapitalOneSparkVoice: How A Simple New Tool Helps Doctors Care For Patients — After They Leave The Office

We live in an increasingly connected world, but patients who receive treatment from multiple doctors and healthcare systems still face a lack of coordination in their care, which can put their health outcomes at risk.

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Are You An Entrepreneur Or A Wantrepreneur?

As a result of this popularity, we toss around the term “entrepreneur” rather freely in business circles. Experts liken the term to edgy or innovative thinkers who are impacting their respective industries. But this title requires more than that–an authentic entrepreneur is a skilled professional who takes the personal risk of turning an idea into a profitable business venture.

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