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New ‘Sophisticated’ Oreos Get Permanent Spot in Stores by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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Mondelez International, maker of Oreos, will add “Oreo Thins” to its permanent lineup in the United States starting next week. 18 more words

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Service Firms Expand in June but Job Growth Rate May Slow by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

United States service firms grew at a slightly faster pace in June, as business activity and new orders increased. 18 more words

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Berkeley startup Localwise offers a community-oriented jobs platform

Though Localwise’s staff is just Hamlin and Tobias and a handful of interns based out of SkyDeck, UC Berkeley’s start-up incubator, the company vets every job that comes through the platform. 26 more words

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Reddit Revolt Shows Challenge of Harnessing Community of Volunteers

Sam Altman, the president of startup incubator Y Combinator and lead investor of a $50 million round of venture-capital funding for Reddit in September, said he and other board members “encourage Ellen and Alexis to really get serious about” supporting … 16 more words

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Budget 2015: Voices of the Scottish tech scene

BBC News visits a technology incubator for start-ups in Edinburgh, to find out what Scottish tech entrepreneurs want, ahead of the Budget in Westminster. Participating pairs in order of appearance are: Stuart Mains of ActiveREFER and Richard Kelly of Adimo … 16 more words

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Telkom, Bandwith Barn Open Applications for InnoTech Accelerator Programme in Cape Town

Cape Town-based incubator, the Bandwidth Barn has partnered with mobile network operator, Telkom, to launch the InnoTech incubation and acceleration programme, opening applications to startups focused on Better Living, Sustainable Business, Smart Cities … 16 more words

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The Evolution of Edtech Incubators & Competitions: What Do We Know, and Where Are We Going?

Incubators and competitions are constantly emerging … to compare oranges and apples (i.e., companies launching new initiatives vs. truly independent startups). With this in mind, in 2015 we split the Milken-Penn GSE competition into separate Venture … 16 more words

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