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A Closer Look: How Alibaba Compares with US Companies Now

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Alibaba is a massive e-commerce company based on a web of interconnected relationships. How do they stack up against the U.S. corporate model?
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Not Made in America: The Right to Be Forgotten

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Once we all had the right to be forgotten. It was a guiding principal that let someone just pick up and start over. Now we have the Streisand Effect. Forget you? Not on your life. Here's David Michaelis with more.
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Larry Press: Why I Won’t Buy Ebola.Com

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The domain squatter who buys disease names is now trying to unload Ebola.Com. Here's why our Larry Press won't be buying it. Essay.
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Ted Rall: Obama, Syria and the Arms Decision

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What is presidents always chose to avoid plans that have failed in the past? We're seeing an example now, says Ted Rall, regarding arms shipments to Syria.
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Ted Rall: Why MSNBC Is In Trouble

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MSNBC is in trouble, says our senior commentator Ted Rall. Here's why.
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Nobel Laureate Jean Tirole’s Lessons for Silicon Valley

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Jean Tirole, 2014 winner of the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences, has some lessons for the Internet business. Larry Press elaborates.
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Beware the Invasion of the X-rated iDevice

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You never know if A Thing is really A Thing just from press reports. Here's Ted Rall with analysis on what he thinks is a silly Thing, the X-rated iDevice. He can't make this stuff up! Commentary.
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Ted Rall: WMDs, Two Wrongs Make Iraq

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Here's Ted Rall on the discovery of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Comic.
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IBM iPads? Thinking Different …

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Apple and IBM join forces to sell iPads. Does anyone remember Kaleida. Back to the future we go. Analysis, plus the historic 1984 Apple TV commercial.
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Ted Rall: Ebola Capitalism and the New Greed

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Is short-term greed spreading Ebola? Our Ted Rall says yes. Here's how.
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Ant Pruitt: On HTC Desire Eye, Re Cam and No Nexus

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HTC held its Double Exposure event and announced the HTC Desire Eye and the Re camera. Ant Pruitt comments.
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Ted Rall: How and Why the US Created ISIS

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Here's Ted Rall on emerging evidence that the US created ISIS, a "monster," he says, that will take 30 years to kill. Exclusive Ted Rall commentary here ...
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Apple iPhone 6: It Just Warps

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The Apple iPhone 6 bends easily, giving a new meaning to the Apple slogan "it just works." Or is it "it just warps?"
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Ted Rall: Apple iPhone 6, Spies and Lies

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After Apple said the iPhone 6 would be hard for the NSA to hack, officials said people who buy it might be outside the law. Here's Ted Rall with more.
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Ted Rall: Why Aren’t We Angry About Ebola in the US?

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Ebola is in the US. Given the massive screwup in a Dallas ER, we should all be pissed off. Why aren't we? Ted Rall digs in ...
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Ted Rall on Obama: As Reluctant a Warrior as Genghis Khan

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In his latest commentary, Pulitzer Prize finalist Ted Rall says US President Barack Obama is about as reluctant a warrior as Genghis Khan. Here's why.
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Ted Rall: Why Firing Ray Rice Was Too Harsh — And Too Lenient

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Here's our Ted Rall with commentary on the Ray Rice controversy and the NFL. Here's why he says firing Rice was at once too harsh -- and too lenient.
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Ted Rall: Support Your Local Military Police!

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aNewDomain — Here’s the latest Ted Rall cartoon. Find Ted’s commentary on falling crime in California and surplus military hardware there below the fold.   California’s police agencies have one of the highest concentrations of surplus military hardware in the United States. But the crime rate is falling in the Golden State. In the wake of racially charged clashes between […]
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Burning Man: Real Social and Tech-happy

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Do Burning Man and technology belong together? Definitely! Well, sort of. See how tech and social media stacked up in Black Rock City this year.
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Ted Rall: Why Violent Protest Is Working in Ferguson

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The violent protests in Ferguson started a long-overdue conversation on police violence against African-Americans. Here's why. Ted Rall commentary.
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