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Branson Hopes Supersonic Air Travel to Return Soon

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Founder of Virgin Atlantic Airways Richard Branson Hopes Supersonic Jet Travel Will Soon Return David Royse | LedeTree We’re traveling faster on trains. We’re considering hyperloops. But a flight across the country or the Atlantic is basically similar to the same flight a decade or two ago. Branson hopes that’s …

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Amazon Makes Rare Layoffs

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Amazon will cut hundreds of jobs at its Seattle headquarters and elsewhere as it seeks to streamline its retail business following several years of growth. LedeTree The move was first reported by the Seattle Times and the newspaper and others have since reported that Amazon confirmed that it was making …

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Facebook Earnings Strong, Ad Revenue Up

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Facebook reported another solid quarter of growing revenue and saw its number of monthly active users grow by 14 percent in December over the same month a year ago. LedeTree The company reported late Wednesday that it had 4Q revenue growth of $12.97 billion, a 47 percent increase over the …

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