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Sphero Sacks More Than 40 Employees

Sphero

Sphero, a tech toy company, has laid off dozens of staff members globally, according to a TechCrunch report. The layoffs affected several departments in the company and majority of those who lost their jobs were from the Colorado headquarters while the others were those who worked at the U.K. and Hong Kong offices, the site said. Bit of a Surprise …

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Google Play Store to Soon Offer Audiobooks

Google Play Audiobooks

Bibliophiles would be delighted to know that Google Play would soon be offering audiobooks. Not only that, a customer will get 50 percent off his or her first audiobook purchase, according to a teaser banner. 9to5google.com first reported on the banner. (Read: Google Play Teases Audiobook Sales Ahead of Official Arrival, Will Offer 50% off First Title) The banner read: …

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Amazon Second Headquarters: 20 Candidate Cities Are on the Shortlist

City Candidates

Amazon has announced the top 20 candidate cities for second headquarters (HQ2) in North America. The cities are: Atlanta, Georgia; Austin, Texas; Boston, Massachusetts; Chicago, Illinois; Columbus, Ohio; Dallas, Texas; Denver, Colorado; Indianapolis, Indiana; Los Angeles, California; Miami, Florida; Montgomery County, Maryland; Nashville, Tennessee; Newark, New Jersey; Northern Virginia, Virginia; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Raleigh, North Carolina; Washington D.C.; and Toronto, Ontario. …

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