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Airbnb has open sourced Airpal, the tool it built to help employees get to data they need to use, reports Gigaom. The software is built on the open source Presto SQL engine, which was created by Facebook to speed access up to data stored in Hadoop. Airbnb built Airpal so that staff could quickly.. »more
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Marriage Equality Is Good for Business, Facebook, Apple, Google, and More Tell Supreme Court
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Twitter Lets Advertisers Reach ‘Partner Audiences’
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|HUGH JACKMAN / CHRIS HEMSWORTH »|
Chris Hemsworth goes mullet-to-mullet with Hugh Jackman in musical beers
Hold onto your mullets.Mashable 7 hours ago
Chris Hemsworth and Hugh Jackman formed Team Aussie on The Tonight Show, donning stunning wigs as they challenged SNL's Kate McKinnon, Colin Jost and Bobby Moynihan to a game of musical chairs. Unfortunately, due to some rule-bending and trickery, Jimmy Fallon came..
|The memory of Selma, and the woman they left behind|
Bloody Sunday is a traumatic memory so vividly seared into Dianne Harris' mind, she can relive it over and overMashable 6 hours ago
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|Can Uber and Airbnb boost lower-income consumers? A new study says so|
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|R.I.P Biddy the Hedgehog, the cutest, spikiest little traveler on the Internet|
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Biddy, the hedgehog who captivated thousands of followers with his many travels across the United States, passed away on March 1. His owners, Toni DeWeese and Tom Unterseher,..
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|Mobile World Congress: Here's what got us talking|
This year's Mobile World Congress did not disappoint, from the unveiling of Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge to HTC's first VR headset.Mashable 7 hours ago
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