Daily Archives: June 7, 2013

Google bans Glass at shareholder meeting – The Independent


The Independent
Google bans Glass at shareholder meeting
The Independent
At Google's annual shareholders meeting yesterday afternoon in California attendees were banned from bringing in any recording devices, meaning no cameras, no smartphones, and no Google Glass. "Cameras, recording devices, and other electronic
Banned! Google Glass Prohibited at Shareholder MeetingCNBC.com
Google bans Glass from its own shareholder meetingBGR
Google Glass banned at company's own shareholders meetingSlashGear
Silicon Valley Business Journal -SiliconBeat -Marketplace.org
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Wal-Mart: We promote 500 workers a day – CNNMoney

Wal-Mart: We promote 500 workers a day
CNNMoney
At Friday's meeting in Fayetteville, Ark., Wal-Mart U.S. CEO Bill Simon called two associates — who both recently applied for higher positions at their stores — up to the stage and promoted them. "Because of your hard work, your dedication to your

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Wal-Mart’s Meeting Follows the Script – New York Times (blog)


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Wal-Mart's Meeting Follows the Script
New York Times (blog)
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — There were two Wal-Marts on display at the company's shareholder meeting on Friday: the one Wal-Mart presented, and the one some investors and activists were complaining about.
Wal-Mart's annual meeting has glitz, songs, protests, stock buybackNBCNews.com (blog)
Wal-Mart Meeting Spurs Protests Over Low Pay, Safety IssuesNPR
At Walmart's Shareholders' Meeting: Celebrities, Spin and DissentDailyFinance
Washington Post -Firedoglake -Arkansas Business Online
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GOP Now Sees Gay Marriage as 'Inevitable' as Democrats Do

But a majority of Republicans are still against it.

6 Unconventional Things You Should Do to Save Your Marriage

The lifelong probability of a marriage ending in divorce is between 40 and 50 percent, according to PolitiFact.com’s estimates. Couples in trouble often seek advice from friends, family and counselors.

Model, ‘Bama QB still dating but not engaged – Yahoo! News

Model, 'Bama QB still dating but not engaged
Yahoo! News
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Model and reality TV actress Katherine Webb said Friday she and the University of Alabama's quarterback remain an item, but they're not engaged. Webb told The Associated Press that she is still dating AJ McCarron, but that's as

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Frisky frogs wake up for ‘speed dating’ on ‘North America’ – Today.com (blog)

Frisky frogs wake up for 'speed dating' on 'North America'
Today.com (blog)
They're alive! They're also ready for action. After a long nap in the dry Arizona sand, hundreds of spadefoot toads reanimate on Sunday's new episode of "North America." In a sneak peek that's exclusive to TODAY.com, narrator Tom Selleck likens the

Controversial airport deicing plan criticized, defended at public meeting – The Grand Rapids Press – MLive.com


The Grand Rapids Press – MLive.com
Controversial airport deicing plan criticized, defended at public meeting
The Grand Rapids Press – MLive.com
Despite a lack of answers, many attending said Thursday's meeting was worthwhile. Officials from the associations said it helped them realize the matter is of wider community interest than just their organizations. Airport and DEQ officials said it

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Inside Sunnylands: Meeting site for Obama and Chinese president has a rich … – Yahoo! News (blog)


Yahoo! News (blog)
Inside Sunnylands: Meeting site for Obama and Chinese president has a rich
Yahoo! News (blog)
If you want privacy, following in the footsteps of Richard Nixon, the Queen of England and Frank Sinatra is a good place to start. The Sunnylands estate, which is playing host to President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, is home to a
Obama-Xi meeting in Calif. sets low-key toneMiamiHerald.com
Photos Shed Light into Venue for Xi-Obama MeetingCRIENGLISH.com

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Wal-Mart: We promote 500 workers a day – CNN

Wal-Mart: We promote 500 workers a day
CNN
At Friday's meeting in Fayetteville, Ark., Wal-Mart U.S. CEO Bill Simon called two associates — who both recently applied for higher positions at their stores — up to the stage and promoted them. "Because of your hard work, your dedication to your