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Salesforce Bets the Business World Is Ready For Wearables

Would the guy servicing your air conditioning system be comfortable wearing Google Glass? Salesforce is betting on it. The company unveiled its Salesforce Wear Developer Pack earlier this week.

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Honda Launches YouTube Music Channel ‘Honda Stage’

In its ongoing quest to lure younger audiences, American Honda is announcing its own YouTube music channel dubbed “Honda Stage.” In effect, Honda wants to become its own music curator and content delivery platform for the nation’s hottest songs and artists. The automaker believes music is the right way to reach millennials tuning out TV, radio and print ads.

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McDonald’s Sets Up Shop in Silicon Valley

McDonald’s is setting up shop in the tech community epicenter of Silicon Valley. The company’s new outpost, on San Francisco’s Market Street, is the brainchild of McDonald’s Chief Digital Officer Atif Rafiq, who came to the company in October. Mr.

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Verizon Looks to Target Its Mobile Subscribers With Ads

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Verizon Wireless, the nation’s largest telecom operator, is moving into the mobile ad business.

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Alibaba Has an Ad Business to Challenge Google, Amazon

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AOL CEO Tim Armstrong: We’re Narrowing Down to 15 Brands

AOL turned in mixed earnings on Wednesday, with higher revenue but profit that missed estimates, and shares dropped 23% in afternoon trading. CEO Tim Armstrong said he was pleased with the company’s performance, pointing to five quarters in a row of revenue, profit and traffic growth

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AOL Bets On More Short Series, and Steve Buscemi

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An Emoji Guide to ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 3

Things get pretty complicated in Westeros. With the interweaving story lines and confusing character names, an episode of Game of Thrones can leave viewers feeling more lost than Arya Stark.

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‘The Geography of Small Talk’ Explores Regional Differences

Does where you live affect how you greet people? Short answer: Yes. The Atlantic used the research of writer Deborah Fallows to explore the relationship between where a person originates and how they start a conversation with a stranger

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Australian PM: Malaysia Airlines Is ‘Most Difficult Search Ever Undertaken’

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott told the world on Thursday that the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is “the most difficult search ever undertaken.” Abbott said the remark in a joint press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, who said “the disappearance of MH370 has tested our collective resolve.” See also: Investigators: We May Never Know What Happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 “I can assure you that the best brains in the world are working on this,” Abbott said in the press conference. “As far as Australia is concerned, we are throwing everything we have at it.” He called on the world to be patient as his country, and many others, continue to search for the vanished plane Read more… More about Us World , World , and Malaysia Airlines

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