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Remote work offers the Heartland an opportunity to transcend geographic constraints

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GUEST: Two years ago at Davos, the world's economic and political elite gathered to focus on “ disflationary pressures .” But populist, anti-immigrant uprisings in Europe and Donald Trump's election changed the conversation quickly: Struggling with disinflation , or weak price growth, was out. Understanding populism, migration, and automation were in.
This year at Davos, those themes remained. However, aided by a new World Economic Forum research report called “ Eight Futures of Work: Scenarios and Their Implications ,” there was a shift from predicting a fear of inevitable, automated doom...
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Donald Trump To Push His 'America First' Agenda On Elite 'Globalists' In Davos

Donald Trump To Push His 'America First' Agenda On Elite 'Globalists' In Davos

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Trump was never invited to attend the World Economic Forum as a businessman.
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Trump's America Ignored as Global Leaders Envision the World's Future

Trump's America Ignored as Global Leaders Envision the World's Future

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President Donald Trump and the United States were roundly snubbed at this year's World Government Summit, just two years after President Barack Obama delivered the forum's keynote address.
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The 80 Best Companies to Work For in Texas

The 80 Best Companies to Work For in Texas

This year's best companies to work for in Texas represent a wide array of industries-from financial services to hospitality. Fortune research partner Great Place to Work has... Read more ...

After Lawsuits, Facebook Announces Changes To Alleged Discriminatory Ad...

After Lawsuits, Facebook Announces Changes To Alleged Discriminatory Ad Targeting

Facebook had given online advertisers tools to exclude which users could view the ads on the basis of race, gender and other federally protected characteristics. Now Facebook... Read more ...

Google Unveils Stadia, a Video Game Streaming Service That Could Threaten...

Google Unveils Stadia, a Video Game Streaming Service That Could Threaten Xbox and PlayStation

Google is getting into video games. And it's playing to win. The search giant, speaking at the Game Developer's Conference in San Francisco Tuesday, unveiled Stadia, an... Read more ...

Google's Stadia uses Style Transfer ML to manipulate video game environments

Google's Stadia uses Style Transfer ML to manipulate video game environments

A component of Google's Stadia game streaming service allows developers to map colors and textures from artwork to game environments. Read more ...

Google unveils Stadia cloud gaming platform to play games anywhere

Google unveils Stadia cloud gaming platform to play games anywhere

Google announced Stadia, its cloud gaming platform that can launch a Triple-A game over the cloud in as quick as 5 seconds. Read more ...

Trello limits teams on free tier to 10 boards, rolls out Enterprise...

Trello limits teams on free tier to 10 boards, rolls out Enterprise automations and admin controls

Trello is beefing up its Enterprise subscription tier with a raft of new features but imposing a notable limitation on free accounts. Read more ...

Russia has banned fake news, while also being one of the world's prime...

Russia has banned fake news, while also being one of the world's prime exporters of fake news

Russian president Vladimir Putin signed a new law that heavily fines those who spread those who spread what the state decides is fake news. Russia is one of the world's largest... Read more ...

Trump's border wall may strip money from a $65 million water treatment plant...

Trump's border wall may strip money from a $65 million water treatment plant at a Marine Corps base with a history of contaminated water

The Defense Department published a list of hundreds of military projects that may lose funding to pay for President Trump's border barrier. It added that "no military housing... Read more ...

Waymo plans to open 85,000-square-foot technical service center in Mesa, Arizona

Waymo plans to open 85,000-square-foot technical service center in Mesa, Arizona

Waymo says it'll open an 85,000-square-foot technical service center in Chandler, months after it expanded a separate service center in Chandler. Read more ...

Rep. Devin Nunes is suing Twitter and anonymous users who made fun of him...

Rep. Devin Nunes is suing Twitter and anonymous users who made fun of him for $250 million

Rep. Devin Nunes is suing Twitter as well as several individuals for the mockery he received on the platform. He claims the tweets made him suffer $250 million in damages and... Read more ...