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Kenya Airways cancels flights after staff absence at work

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About half a dozen Kenya Airways flights have been cancelled and some delayed after the airline’s cabin staff failed to show up at work. A statement issued on Sunday by the airline indicated that the outsourced staff were absent since Friday due to problems with their employers, local media Daily …

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Facebook is talking to the White House about giving you ‘free’ Internet.

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Facebook has been in talks for months with U.S. government officials and wireless carriers with an eye toward unveiling an American version of an app that has caused controversy abroad, according to multiple people familiar with the matter. The social media giant is trying to determine how to roll out its program, …

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Walmart’s CEO signaled a massive change to its business model

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Going forward, the nation’s largest retailer doesn’t want to be defined by its stores. “This company, over time, is going to look like more of an ecommerce company,” Walmart CEO Doug McMillon said Thursday at Walmart’s annual investor day in Bentonville, Arkansas. He said stores will remain vital to Walmart’s future. But …

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Facebook At Work will reportedly arrive at offices next month

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Facebook is reportedly planning to launch its “At Work” enterprise communications network within the next few weeks. The platform — which matches Facebook’s design and offers a News Feed-style timeline for the workplace (entitled “Work Feed”), alongside Groups, and Messenger features — will be available on a per user monthly …

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Mark Zuckerberg and wife Chan Zuckerberg commits $3 billion to cure disease

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Chan Zuckerberg Initiative aims to have major impact by 2100. Priscilla Chan and her husband, Mark Zuckerberg, created their namesake charity organization last year. They are not the first billionaires to try to disrupt science. But Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, physician and educator Priscilla Chan, have enlisted …

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Entrepreneurs, Keep That Awesome ‘Idea’ Safe.

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Ideas they say change the world and almost everyone gets an idea from time to time. It’s one of the true hallmarks of a true leader and entrepreneur. It’s therefore very disturbing that many people deprive themselves of the joy of seeing tiny thought seeds grow into a business, product …

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