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Matt Mullenweg Takes On New Role As CEO of Automattic

Matt Mullenweg Takes On New Role As CEO of Automattic

photo credit: LeWeb 2010 After celebrating his 30th birthday this weekend, Matt Mullenweg announced that he has accepted a new role as CEO of Automattic. Toni Schneider jo

US military making game to prepare teachers for school shootings

US military making game to prepare teachers for school shootings

US military making game to prepare teachers for school shootings View more News January 5th, 2018 – 04:26pm By Alex Calvin

Innovative: Learn 34 Languages

Innovative: Learn 34 Languages

Aust dollar at 18-mth low on global woes

Aust dollar at 18-mth low on global woes

The Australian dollar has slipped to an 18-month low against the US greenback as a slump in the Turkish lira pushed investors to safe-haven currencies. Swati PandeyReutersA

BHP FY net profit drops 37% on impairments

BHP FY net profit drops 37% on impairments

Resources giant BHP has posted a $US3.7 billion annual net profit after impairments, while underlying profit has missed analyst estimates. James HallAustralian Associated P

How to Look Inside Airports with Apple Maps on iPhone and iPad to Plan Ahead When Traveling

How to Look Inside Airports with Apple Maps on iPhone and iPad to Plan Ahead When Traveling

Airports can be hectic, and just about every traveler knows the stress of visiting an airport they have never been to before and trying to quickly navigate the maze of ter

Hawaii snow: Rare weather event ruins holiday-makers’ plans for fun in the sun

Hawaii snow: Rare weather event ruins holiday-makers’ plans for fun in the sun

A RARE weather event has seen this tropical destination best known for its sun, sand and surf covered by a 90cm blanket of snow. Yasmin JefferyThe SunDecember 5, 20162:31pm

World stocks hit one-month low

World stocks hit one-month low

Turkey’s lira has tumbled on worries over President Tayyip Erdogan’s increasing control over the economy and deteriorating relations with the United States. Abh

Ansell shares slide on profit warning

Ansell shares slide on profit warning

Ansell says its annual earnings guidance may fall due to price and tariff uncertainty, pushing the stock down nine per cent and overshadowing its profit. Lilly VitorovichAu

WordPress.com Is Ranked #8 For Internet Traffic in the US

WordPress.com Is Ranked #8 For Internet Traffic in the US

WordPress.com has just passed Yahoo for the #8 spot on Quantcast’s assessment of US internet traffic with 72,868,680 monthly visits. In these most recent rankings pos

WordPress.com Is Ranked #8 For Internet Traffic in the US

WordPress.com Is Ranked #8 For Internet Traffic in the US

WordPress.com has just passed Yahoo for the #8 spot on Quantcast’s assessment of US internet traffic with 72,868,680 monthly visits. In these most recent rankings pos

New Book About WordPress.com: “The Year Without Pants” Is On Sale Today

New Book About WordPress.com: “The Year Without Pants” Is On Sale Today

Scott Berkun’s eagerly awaited book, The Year Without Pants: WordPress.com and the Future of Work is on sale today on Amazon. This is a behind-the-scenes look at how

If I Fork You, You Can Fork Me Right Back

If I Fork You, You Can Fork Me Right Back

Freedom is a complicated, annoying, thing, and sometimes having a freedom means you accept the consequences of that freedom. In the US, we have freedom of speech, which me

Crummy Advertising On WordPress.com

Crummy Advertising On WordPress.com

It’s a well known fact that WordPress.com shows display advertising but until I read this article on HalfBlog.net, I’ve never looked into what kind of advertisi