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The reason almost no Internet companies go public

The truth is that the IPO has become dangerous, and Twitter is evidence.

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CEO explains the virtues of going virtual

After years advising CEOs to let employees telecommute, this HR consultant decided to take her own counsel and ditch the office.

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Airlines are losing altitude. Does it matter?

The airline sector has hit turbulence, but one analyst thinks the broader rally can tough it out.

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Nigeria starts investigating crude oil swap contracts

Nigeria is probing whether it was short-changed by deals to swap crude for refined products, sources said.

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Britain’s eccentric lay-by businesses

Who shops at Britain’s eccentric roadside businesses?

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Hunt for returns forces funds into EM debt

Record low interest rates are forcing conservative institutional investors into risky emerging markets, analysts say. The FT reports.

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South Korea’s MERS outbreak “large and complex:” WHO

South Korea’s MERS outbreak is “complex,” with more cases expected, but there’s no sign it’s spreading in the community, WHO said.

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Warning over smart meter rollout

A national rollout of smart meters needs to be run by someone outside of government, said the company promoting the project.

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Officials: Military, intel data breached

U.S. officials say hackers appear to have gained access to sensitive data submitted by personnel seeking security clearances.

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4 ways to trade the Twitter shakeup

“Fast Money” traders discussed how to play Twitter’s business strategy as CEO Dick Costolo prepares to step down.