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WASHINGTON (AP) — Most people can recognize Microsoft founder Bill Gates and know that hashtags belong in tweets, but are confused about whether having a privacy policy means that a company actually keeps consumer information confidential, according...
Nov 26, 2014 | 2:26 AM
Greek bailout talks resume in Paris
The two sides are trying to overcome differences over a feared budget shortfall next year and the future of painful cost-cutting reforms. Since coming to the brink of bankruptcy and losing market access in 2010, Greece has survived on bailout...
Nov 26, 2014 | 2:26 AM
Asia stocks rise after US growth revised higher
Asian stock markets mostly posted modest gains Wednesday as stronger U.S. growth was tempered by a less rosy outlook for China.
Nov 26, 2014 | 1:26 AM
US economy posts even stronger growth in Q3
The U.S. economy grew even faster in the third quarter than initially thought, posting the strongest six months of growth in more than a decade and pulling further ahead of other big economies of the world.
Nov 26, 2014 | 1:26 AM
UPS holiday recruits learn perils of package delivery
United Parcel Service is on a hiring binge, determined to perform better than last year, when harsh weather and a surge in last-minute online shopping orders caused more than a few packages to be delivered after Christmas.
Nov 26, 2014 | 1:26 AM
Local malls dangle new gifts to challenge online shopping
From skating rinks to same-day delivery, local malls are trying to figure out how to stay ahead of online commerce in what many experts predict will be a bustling holiday retail season.
Nov 26, 2014 | 1:26 AM
Space station’s 3-D printer makes own replacement part
NASA hopes to one day use 3-D printing to make parts for broken equipment in space — “an on-demand machine shop,” according to its project manager.
Nov 26, 2014 | 1:26 AM
Thanksgiving shopping frenzy teaches lesson about America’s class divide
The seasonal shopping surge has become a window on the consumer economy, in which high earners have benefited from a booming stock market and rising home prices as many others still grapple with stagnant incomes and lingering financial anxiety.
Nov 26, 2014 | 12:26 AM
Value Village owner criticizes Minnesota AG report
The parent company of Value Village thrift stores said Tuesday that the Minnesota attorney general’s critical report of its business practices was based on “incorrect assumptions and a misunderstanding of our working relationships with our nonprofit...
Nov 25, 2014 | 11:25 PM
Online valet parking soars in Seattle; Bellevue next | Brier Dudley
Add this to the list of ways Seattle tech workers outdo their peers in San Francisco:
Nov 25, 2014 | 11:25 PM