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6 hrs ago | MediaPost

An Introduction To Google's Algorithm Updates

You've probably heard of Penguin, Panda and Hummingbird, and maybe even dropped those terms on unsuspecting friends at a party. But unless you're a seasoned SEO professional, you're likely not familiar with the key details of Google's numerous algorithm updates.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Search Engine Optimization, Apparel, Household Products, Retail

12 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Overstock's Android App Now Featured in the Google Play Store's 'Editors' Choice'

The App's user-friendly functionality has earned it the top ranking in the Google Play Store's Editors' Choice. "More than half of shoppers are visiting our website and apps through mobile devices," states Overstock CEO Patrick M. Byrne.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Household Products, Retail

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Examiner.com

First Apartment 101: Decor tips and products for the renter

A lot of students like yourself will be moving into a first apartment , either sharing with a friend or getting a little flat, apartment or part of a rental on your own. Just because it is not your property doesn't mean that you can't make it your home.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Household Products, Retail

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Credit.com

23 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Less Than $50

Are you dreaming of improving your home, but you don't have the budget to do big remodeling ? If so, there's still plenty you can do to scratch the home-improvement itch. There's no quicker fix than a can of paint.

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Related Topix: Home Improvement, Home, Apparel, Household Products, Retail

Thu Sep 11, 2014

NAFCU

Services News, Press Releases, Media Relations

Tyndall Federal Credit Union Hires Insuritas to Launch Insurance Agency East Windsor, CT June 10, 2014 - Insuritas, the nation's premier provider of turnkey insurance agencies, announced it has been hired by Tyndall Federal Credit Union located in Panama City, FL to install its award-winning insurance agency solution for the benefit of its almost 100,000 members.

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Related Topix: East Windsor, CT, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Entrepreneur Magazine

Coinbase Goes Global, Launches Bitcoin Services in 13 European Countries

The San Francisco-based online startup, which went live only two years ago, announced the news Wednesday on its blog. The expansion means consumers and businesses within the above-listed countries will now be able to buy and sell Bitcoin via Coinbase using a euro bank account.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Wired

Overstock.com Becomes First Major Retailer to Accept Bitcoin Worldwide

Overstock.com was the first major online retailer to embrace bitcoin, accepting payments in the digital currency here in the U.S. beginning in early January . And now, it's the first to accommodate bitcoin across the globe.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Salt Lake City, UT, Computers

The Foundation for Economic Education

Annual Retreat 2015

Don't miss the exciting weekend retreat we are planning for our donors, alumni, and friends. Come be encouraged by the innovation and optimism of freedom's next generation! You will meet top alumni who are applying what they learned from FEE as principled leaders in various fields.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

jdsupra.com

Is Bitcoin in Your Wallet?

Although virtual currencies are not new they have rapidly evolved in recent years and their use is entering the financial mainstream. Bitcoin is the most widely used of the virtual currencies and is accepted by over 10,000 online retailers including Overstock.com and Expedia.com.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Weekender

B Movie Corner:

Where can I get it? : Zombie widely available on DVD, however as with most imports the copy you get will matter greatly.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Dawn of the Dead, Beer, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

Campaign Finance Reform and Arbinger's Self Deception

Executive branch officials are limited by federal ethics regulations to a threshold of about $35 when accepting or exchanging gifts. As an army officer, I was always taught this was as much about preventing the perception on the part of the American people that officials were being bribed as it was about any lack of trust in federal officials.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, Farmington, UT

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Pay for Uber in Bitcoin . . . Coming Soon

's mobile payments division said it will begin processing payments in bitcoin. That means consumers may soon be able to use the virtual currency to pay for Uber rides and Airbnb rooms.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, AirBnB, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Ars Technica

Pay Uber, Airbnb in BTC? Maybe someday: eBay subsidiary Braintree to accept Bitcoin

Today eBay subsidiary Braintree, which provides a platform for companies like Uber and Airbnb to accept payments, confirmed that it would be partnering with Bitcoin payment processor Coinbase to let users pay for things in Bitcoin from a Coinbase wallet. The news is big for Bitcoin supporters who have been looking to large retailers and service providers to give the virtual currency mass-market appeal.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Thu Sep 04, 2014

The Washington Post

Principal cancels dance to stop twerking and blames Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus performs onstage during Hot 99.5A*s Jingle Ball 2013, presented by Overstock.com, at Verizon Center on Dec. 16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. The principal and dean of students at a high school in Vermont cancelled the fall homecoming dance in an effort to stop students from "twerking" and blamed Miley Cyrus for starting the dance trend with her provocative appearance at the 2103 MTV Video Music Awards.

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GlobeNewswire

Commercial Metals Company Ceo Joe Alvarado to Join Ushcc Ceo Panel Series

WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2014 -- The United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce announced today that Joe Alvarado, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Commercial Metals Company, will join the USHCC's "CEO Panel Series: A Dialogue with Corporate Leaders" during its 2014 National Convention on September 22nd in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Related Topix: Mining, Commercial Metals, Metals, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Banking, Zions Bancorporation, Financial Services, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Digital Game Developer

VOILA Hotel Rewards Launches Partnership With RewardsPay, Enabling...

The partnership with RewardsPay will initially give members to opportunity to shop on Overstock.com and other top online retailers, including iTunes and Facebook to be added over the next few months.

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Related Topix: Apparel, Household Products, Retail, Social Software, Square

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

For BYU grad, downtown SLC is the right place, the right time, the right blend

The 28-year-old partakes of some of downtown's attractions but an evening in her social life is just as likely to involve cooking and watching movies with friends or working on "random projects here and there."

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Related Topix: Brigham Young University, West Valley City, UT, Retail, Apparel, Household Products

Sat Aug 30, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Bitcoin shows staying power

Bitcoin is catching on at U.S. online merchants including Overstock.com and Expedia, as customers use a digital currency that just a few years ago was virtually unknown but is now showing some staying power.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, us Travel, Travel, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, University Village (Seattle, WA), International District (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Reuters

Bitcoin shows staying power as online merchants chase digital sparkle

Bitcoin is catching on at U.S. online merchants including Overstock.com and Expedia, as customers use a digital currency that just a few years ago was virtually unknown but is now showing some staying power.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, us Travel, Travel, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, University Village (Seattle, WA), International District (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

Silicon Alley Insider

Bitcoin Shows Staying Power As Online Merchants Chase Digital Sparkle

Bitcoin is catching on at U.S. online merchants including Overstock.com and Expedia, as customers use a digital currency that just a few years ago was virtually unknown but is now showing some staying power.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, us Travel, Travel, Retail, Apparel, Household Products, University Village (Seattle, WA), International District (Seattle, WA), Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

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