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The Top 5 IBM Shareholders

Incorporated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company (C-T-R), the origins of International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) can be traced back to the 1880s, when Dr. Alexander Dey invented the first dial recorder in 1888. Dey’s business later became one of the core foundations of C-T-R, along with Harlow Bundy’s …

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Homeownership gets tougher this spring as rates rise

CLOSE A house in San Jose California that suffered major fire damage is on the market for $800,000. Buzz60 A sign stands at the site of a yet-to-be-constructed new home in Castle Rock, Colo. Higher mortgage rates are making the already challenging task of buying an affordable home even tougher …

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Vancouver is a true melting pot

Christine van Blokland, Special to USA TODAY Published 8:04 a.m. ET April 18, 2018 CLOSE With rich European, Asian and First Nations roots, Vancouver is ripe for exploration. USA TODAY Overlooking Capilano Bridge is one of the largest private collections of totem poles. Or more accurately, story poles.(Photo: Curious Traveler) …

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15 Ways to Voice Control Your Life With Google Assistant

Using voice control in your life isn’t science fiction. If you know the right “OK Google” voice commands to say to Google Assistant, it can make your life better in ways you’ve never imagined. In this article, we’re going to take a walk through the typical day of a Google …

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Family farms decimated by Wisconsin’s dairy crisis

Rick Barrett  |  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Video: Dairy crisis puts Wisconsin’s rural identity in jeopardy Wisconsin lost 500 dairy farms in 2017, and about 150 have quit milking cows so far this year, putting the total number of milk-cow herds at around 7,600 — down 20% from five years ago. …

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Best affordable beach resorts in the Caribbean for 2018

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Natura Cabana Boutique Hotel & Spa, Dominican Republic: Unlike the thumping pool scenes and crowded nightclubs found in many mega-resorts throughout the Dominican Republic, Natura Cabana is a small sanctuary of calm (picture a lush, serene setting, with sounds of chirping birds …

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The Best Free GoPro Video Editing Software

Suppose you’ve just got home after a week of skiing in the French Alps. You recorded your adventures on a GoPro, and now you want to share your gnarly jumps and less-than-impressive crashes with the world. However, before you upload your footage, you probably want to edit your GoPro footage. …

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