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Telemedicine is future medicine. While telemedicine companies are pushing the boundaries—allowing patients to speak with a doctor on their favorite computer device—legal and regulatory issues play a key role in how companies offer services. more...

- - Technology

Taxi unions have been pushing for some regulation of ride-sharing companies for a while, and California has listened—but will the proposed rules be enough to satisfy taxi drivers and will other states follow California's lead? more...

- - Trends

When you want to purchase a new TV, you just go out and choose one without regard for who provides your cable service or how you plan to use it. Purchasers of mobile phones have had similar flexibility for the past few years with the option of unlocking their mobile phone for use with a different service provider. But earlier this year the rules changed, making it illegal to unlock your mobile phone without the carrier’s authorization.

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- - Personal Finance

Innovation is the cornerstone of competitiveness in a global marketplace. It’s what keeps our economy moving—driving the growth of jobs that lead to higher wages and an increasingly higher standard of living for all. more...

- - Trends

When a small bakery near London decided to try building their business with a 75% off deal on Groupon, it found out the hard way that too much of a good thing can be disastrous. Deal sites are a big deal these days, but you need to know how they work and what level of “success” your business can handle before you jump in. more...

- - Promoting Your Business

Relatively speaking, social media is still in its infancy. As companies big and small try to crack the code of this exciting new marketing resource, lessons are being learned at a breakneck pace. Here’s your chance to separate the myths from the realities.  more...

- - Promoting Your Business

Online communities have created more than just a social revolution, they are redefining how creative endeavors and businesses are succeeding in the modern era.  more...

- - Starting Your Business

"Going green" is more than just a cultural buzzword, the effects can dramatically change your company’s culture, and perhaps more importantly, your company’s bottom line. more...

- - At the Workplace

In an economy where borrowing is tight and consumer credit can be questionable, having a solid relationship with a lender can prove to be valuable for business. Find out more about why it’s important to build a relationship with your lender—and how starting early can be key. more...

- - Running Your Business

How many people are using Facebook in San Francisco at 2:30 p.m. on a Friday? Sounds like a trivia question—except that the question was posed to an applicant during a job interview. Nowadays, both companies and job seekers are going to extreme lengths to find top talent—and get noticed by potential employers. more...

- - Running Your Business