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Tech jobs hold up as unemployment rate rises

It's hard to find bright spots in newly released labor statistics, but here's one: there are more computer systems design and consulting services gigs than a year ago.

By Mar. 6, 2009

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Fume hoods leave the stove and join the unemployment line

Downdraft cook tops from Jenn-Air eliminate the need for fume hoods

By Jul. 21, 2008

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Don't graduate if you don't have the latest tech skills

commentary The only hope for reviving long-term growth we expect is to train and educate our children with the latest technology skills. Otherwise, stagnation here we come.

By Jun. 15, 2013

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Step aside, selfies, Sweden's snapping 'wefies'

Selfies are so 2013. Sweden's Social Democratic Youth League is bumping noggins for #wefie2014, a campaign aimed at bringing a sense of "we" to Swedish society.

By Feb. 28, 2014

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Cyber Monday is poised to break online shopping records

Market researcher Forrester predicts that an all-time high of $78.7 billion will be spent online in the US during this year's holiday season.

By Nov. 25, 2013

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SurePayroll

SurePayroll is a convenient service for white-collar businesses--though it's pricier than PayCycle and slightly harder to use.

By Jun. 10, 2005

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 10, 2005

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Will Nadella appointment weigh on debate over tech visas?

In what some might call an advertisement for the classic story of an immigrant pursuing the American dream, Redmond's new boss, Satya Nadella, was born in Hyderabad, India. Now he's running Microsoft.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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New U.S. address in Foxconn's future? Don't bet on it

The contract manufacturer for many of tech's biggest companies -- including Apple -- tells CNET it is not expanding its North American presence.

By Nov. 9, 2012

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Yahoo economists: Obama reelection's in the bag

The elections are still nine months away, but a couple of economists say their data already point to an Obama victory.

By Feb. 16, 2012

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Shutdown, Obamacare driving holiday shopping online?

A survey suggests that the thought of yet more political crisis is driving more people to go online and spend less this holiday season.

By Nov. 9, 2013