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‘The Neverending Flu’ Spreads, Leaving Small Businesses Running On Empty

‘The Neverending Flu’ Spreads, Leaving Small Businesses Running On Empty

mag813 February 23, 2017 0

If your favorite small store or other small business is short-handed this winter, you might have to blame a worse-than-average flu season. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, flu cases nationwide

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This Travel Company Will Pay You To Take The Trip Of a Lifetime

This Travel Company Will Pay You To Take The Trip Of a Lifetime

mag813 February 23, 2017 0

If you’ve ever gotten the “travel bug“, you know that sometimes lack of money can get in the way with your world adventures. But, what if someone actually wanted to pay you to travel?

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Is Facebook the New LinkedIn?

Is Facebook the New LinkedIn?

mag813 February 22, 2017 0

For many people, the thought of employers trawling Facebook is a troubling one. I, for one, don’t think my ‘Love Hate Ink’ album exactly sings my praises in a professional capacity. Nonetheless, Facebook has

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UPS Is Testing Drone Deliveries Launched From Trucks

UPS Is Testing Drone Deliveries Launched From Trucks

mag813 February 21, 2017 0

After first testing the idea of using drones to deliver packages to extra remote locations, UPS is making its move into more residential skies with octocopters that can be launched from roving trucks. The

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Facebook Now Shares Exactly Which Brands Know Your Intimate Details

Facebook Now Shares Exactly Which Brands Know Your Intimate Details

mag813 February 20, 2017 0

One of the most unsettling questions about using Facebook — which advertisers, exactly, can see your information? — is now a few clicks away. A new feature, currently available but which Facebook has yet

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WhatSUP Paddle Sport Announces the Grand Opening of its New Location at Ben T. Davis Beach

WhatSUP Paddle Sport Announces the Grand Opening of its New Location at Ben T. Davis Beach

mag813 February 19, 2017 0

Tessa Blosser, founder and owner of WhatSUP Paddle Sports, has announced a new location at Ben T. Davis Beach. Blosser is a bona-fide, sun-drenched beach-lover who graduated from the University of Florida with a

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Medical Marijuana’s Massive Windfall

Medical Marijuana’s Massive Windfall

mag813 February 16, 2017 0

It turns out marijuana could have taxpayers seeing green in more ways than one. There is a massive windfall associated with making medical weed available nationally and a big data company broke it down

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Disney Raising Park Ticket Prices During Peak Times

Disney Raising Park Ticket Prices During Peak Times

mag813 February 14, 2017 0

A little less than a year after Walt Disney Co. implemented its new surge pricing system at its U.S. parks, the company has raised one-day ticket prices during the busiest days of the year.

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The Next Blue Collar Job? Coding

The Next Blue Collar Job? Coding

mag813 February 13, 2017 0

It almost shouldn’t come as a surprise. In an age defined by advancements in the tech industry, it was only a matter of time before the traditional paradigms set by the industrial revolution had

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Disney’s Pandora: The World of Avatar, Opens on May 27

Disney’s Pandora: The World of Avatar, Opens on May 27

mag813 February 8, 2017 0

It’s taken almost six years, but we’ll soon finally be able to visit the alien moon from James Cameron’s Avatar. Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed the opening date for Walt Disney World’s latest project,

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