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Monday, November 20, 2017

Package wars: Postal Service offers next-day Sunday delivery

s consumers demand ever-quicker and convenient package delivery, the U.S. Postal Service wants to boost its business this holiday season by offering what few e-commerce retailers can provide: cheap next-day service with packages delivered Sundays to your home.

10 commercial satellites launched from California

10 commercial satellites launched from California

Senators blast Facebook, Twitter, Google in Russia probe

Exasperated U.S. senators harshly criticized representatives of Facebook, Twitter and Google at a hearing Tuesday for not doing more to prevent Russian agents interfering with the American political process as early as 2015.

Fires destroy part of Hewlett-Packard archives

SO SAD: California’s deadly wildfires destroyed much of an archive from tech pioneers William Hewlett and David Packard, such as a decades-old memo in which Hewlett proposes designing a calculator that can fit in his pocket,

Why the explosive growth of e-commerce could mean more jobs

By accelerating delivery times, robotics and software have made online shopping an increasingly viable alternative to bricks-and-mortar stores, and sales have ballooned at online retailers.

Funeral home horrors put spotlight on spotty US regulations

The stench of decomposing flesh pulsed from a funeral home into a Michigan neighborhood as maggots wriggled along the garage floor near cardboard-boxed corpses...

Trump administration disavows Puerto Rico power contract

The Trump administration scrambled Friday to distance itself from the decision to award a $300 million contract to help restore Puerto Rico’s power grid to a tiny Montana company from Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s hometown.

Facebook ads: Social media giant announces new transparency

Under pressure in advance of hearings on Russian election interference, Facebook is moving to increase transparency for everyone who sees and buys political advertising on its site.

Uber rides into credit card market with no-fee card

Uber already has a home on your phone. Now it wants a place in your purse or wallet.
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