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The Google tax sparks controversy in France

Proposed by France, the Google Tax was originally meant to tax the online advertising revenues of American computer giants such as Yahoo, Microsoft or Google … but with their French operations based in certain European tax havens, France’s tax department was unable to reach them. So Senator Philippe Marini turned to online advertisers… FRANCE 24 […]

A TV show sparks entrepreneurial interest in recycling

A TV show sparks entrepreneurial interest in recycling LYNNWOOD — For Mary Reading, entry into the business world came by chance while watching TV one night. The show described how the U.S. was exporting a lot of its electronic waste — much of it containing toxic heavy metals — to underdeveloped countries for disposal. Read […]

Apple’s Mac App Store sparks another software gold rush

Apple’s Mac App Store sparks another software gold rush With the launch of an App Store for the Mac last week, Apple has proved that its all-in-one digital marketplace model — so successful for the iPhone, iPod and iPad — can flourish on old-fashioned laptop and desktop computers as well. Read more on CNN Small, […]