Monthly Archives: April 2011

Mlb Power Rankings: May 1

Mike Harrington ranks Major League Baseball from top to bottom. (Through Thursday’s games. Last week’s rankings in parentheses) 1 Colorado Rockies. No Coors effect: They were first to 10 wins on the road. (2 mins ago) Continue reading

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Facebook Deals Beats Google Offers to Groupon’s Game

Facebook Deals launched April 25 and analysts for BIA/Kelsey like the service’s chances against Groupon, LivingSocial and the other fledgling deals service, Google Offers. (11 hours ago) Continue reading

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Natalie Salon Offers 20% Off All Services Until Mother’s Day

Natalie Salon, a full service beauty salon is offering clients 20% discounts on all of their services at any of their five San Francisco Bay Area Peninsula locations. (3 hours ago) Continue reading

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Small B-N businesses come together at new Launch Pad

BLOOMINGTON   What used to be a second-floor apartment in an old building downtown is now the home office for CustomerTRAC, a five-employee call center that generates sales leads and appointments for the waste services industry and other firms. (1 day… Continue reading

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Bing Maps? Game Changer?: Hi-Res Aerial Imagery Coming To Entire US and Western Europe

Hot on the heels of last week’s Read/Write World effort , Bing Maps has announced another ambitious project that will improve its imagery collection. (16 hours ago) Continue reading

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B2B Connection Platform Informous Closes New Round of Capital

Funding Supports Sales and Marketing Expansion in Packaging and Plastics Industries (12 hours ago) Continue reading

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Jobs Chills as IPad Wannabes Hit Market: Rich Jaroslovsky

It’s been a bit more than a year since Apple Inc. s iPad went on sale, and almost every computer and smartphone maker launched crash programs to match it. (42 secs ago) Continue reading

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NMU receives $5 million gift

MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University President Les Wong announced Thursday evening the largest single donation to the university – $5 million. The gift came from a familiar source: John Berry, a 1971 NMU graduate, and his wife, Shirley. (4 hours ago) Continue reading

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Plano council candidates willing to spend to win

The Plano City Council candidates have all filed their first set of campaign finance reports, which include both political contributions and expenditures. (11 hours ago) Continue reading

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Using Social Awareness Streams To Learn What People Care About

It wasn’t long ago that knowledge about our world came from newspapers, magazines, radio, TV, and of course, person to person gossip, storytelling and family gatherings. The Internet changed all that. Today, a person wanting to know the latest buzz stu… Continue reading

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