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trivago continues its course of boosted earnings wit …

Financial Highlights In the fourth quarter of 2018, we continued on our path of optimizing and recalibrating our Advertising Spend and improving the traffic quality we referred to our advertisers, leading to the second consecutive quarter of double-digit net income. Net income in the fourth quarter of 2018 was €11.7 million, compared to a net loss of €9.6 million in the fourth quarter of 2017. Net loss in the twelve months ended December 31, 2018 was €20.8 million, compared to net loss of €13.0 million for the […]

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Akron artisans light a course to entrepreneurship

When Aaron Novak tells you to “Get lit,” the North Hill resident is not necessarily suggesting it’s time to polish off the leftover Christmas ale. He is, however, inspiring fellow Akronites — and those beyond — to add some industrial brightness to their homes, apartments and businesses. Novak is co-owner of Whiskertin Lighting, a startup he founded with longtime friend Glenn Miller in March 2016. About five months earlier, the pair had crafted their first fixture out of a scrap piece of ductwork Novak brought home from […]

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Cyclone Michael currently Hurricane; Most recent course, climate …

Hurricane Michael becomes Category 1 storm The NHC said in its latest advisory that Hurricane Michael is now a Category 1 storm with maximum sustained winds of 90 mph. CBS News weather producer said that Hurricane Michael had gained wind speeds of 55 mph in about a 30 hour time span before making landfall earlier Wednesday with maximum sustained winds of 155 mph. The storm was located about 20 miles southwest of Albany, Georgia. Damaging winds are tearing through the central and eastern panhandle of Florida and […]

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Cartu David Says: How Google cleared a trail for firms to shop for blank energy

Four miles from the town of Albany in southeast Georgia, in an area filled with farms, construction will soon begin on a sprawling new 120-megawatt solar plant. It will be the first solar facility in the county, and it will exist in part because Google–which has a large data center in Georgia–is working to bring renewable electricity to every region in which it operates. The solar farm is one of two new projects in Georgia that will sell energy to Google via the local utility, and is […]

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Ben Givon Says: In the job search, it pays to take the difficult path | Sci…

iStock.com/erhui1979 By David G. JensenMay. 9, 2018 , 3:40 PM You’ve heard this line a dozen times in B-grade crime thrillers: “OK, what’s it gonna be—do we do this the hard way or the easy way?” In those films, there’s always a gangster thug standing there with a pair of pliers, ready to yank some teeth. And while many choose the easy way to avoid the pain they see in their future, there’s an occasional hero who is ready to take whatever punishment the bad guys can […]

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