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The iPhone XR has a 10.7 percent bigger battery than the iPhone XS, China filings show

For some reason, Apple never lists RAM memory capacity or battery size for its devices. This is why the specs sheets for the iPhone XS, XS Max and XR weren't really complete even after the phones' unveiling last week.  But thanks to the company
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Shocking no one, study finds almost 80 percent of ICOs are scams

Initial coin offerings are the way of the future, and oh boy is that future shady.  A new study found that the favorite fundraising mechanism of the blockchain universe is often employed by those trying to fleece the world, not improve it. And
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The secret genius of Google's '20 percent time'

Google famously allows employees to use 20 percent of their work week for any project. This "20 percent time" is a force for innovation; it led to Gmail and Google Maps, to name just two products. But why does it work? Eric Schmidt, former Google
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Next-gen Apple Watch might come with a 15 percent larger screen

The Apple Watch could get its first design update since it launched way back in 2015. In his latest investor note (via 9to5Mac), KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says he believes the next Apple Watches, slated for launch this fall, might come
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Bones found on an island in 1940 are '99 percent' likely to be Amelia Earhart's

The mystery of Amelia Earhart's disappearance may finally have been solved, thanks to a new forensics study that shows a very high likelihood that bones found on an island in the South Pacific are those of the trailblazing pilot. In a new study
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Talent Pipeline Case Study — Nestlé Purina Reaches an Amazing 43 Percent of Hires

You might be surprised to learn that a talent pipeline strategy can yield a time to fill that can actually be zero days. If you’re not familiar with the concept, a talent pipeline recruiting strategy provides a tremendous competitive advantage
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Iceberg Tax: Impact on LTCG will be more than 10 per cent

From: economictimes.indiatimes.com Recommended by: vsquareGives a short perspective on how to save on Long term capital gains tax.By Dhirendra KumarFrom a personal savings and investment perspective, the restoration of long-term capital gains
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BJP got Rs 461 cr, Congress Rs 186 cr from ‘unknown sources’ in FY16: Report

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The BJP got Rs 461 crore as donations from ‘unknown sources’ in 2015-16, accounting for nearly 81 per cent of its total income, while the same for the Congress was 71 per cent or Rs
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India suggests UN divert a percentage of peacekeeping funds to peace-building

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times India’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Tanmaya Lal pointed out that less than even one per cent of the funds allocated to peacekeeping are available for
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Improve Retention Up to 50 Percent Because Post-Exit Interviews Get More Honest Answers

Most corporate retention programs are driven by emotion rather than data. As a result, even though a data-driven “loss prevention” effort is common throughout the business, there is no one in the retention team who quantifies the

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