Facebook is keeping its employees' politics in check with bias training

Facebook is training its top leaders and employees on how to manage their political bias. According to the social network’s COO Sheryl Sandberg, it needed to educate its employees on all forms of bias following the trending topics controversy last month.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/24/facebook-is-keeping-its-employees-politics-in-check-with-bias-training.html

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Tampa Bay Rays are now using virtual reality for batting practice

Earlier this week, virtual reality sports training company EON Sports VR announced a partnership with Major League Baseball team the Tampa Bay Rays.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/12/tampa-bay-rays-are-now-using-virtual-reality-for-batting-practice.html

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Apple to end One to One Group Training on Dec. 17, launch streamlined reservation page

Article Image After phasing out One to One personal training memberships earlier this year, Apple is slowly winding down services for existing members, recently announcing an end to Group Training and reservation page tweaks.

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Harley Davidson offers members of military free riding academy training

Harley-Davidson, long a big supporter of U.S. veterans, has announced that it is extending free training at its riding academy through next year for members of the military.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/11/16/harley-davidson-giving-back-to-veterans-with-free-pass-to-its-riding-academy.html

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Boston Dynamics' robotic dog is going through basic training with the Marine Corps

Google and Boston Dynamics’ latest robot is now going through basic training with the US Marine Corps, which recently recruited the robodog for field trials, reports Ars Technica.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/22/boston-dynamics-robotic-dog-is-going-through-basic-training-with-marine-corps/

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Apple Stores may end 'One to One' training sessions in near future, report claims

Apple is on the verge of phasing out its “One to One” training sessions for Apple Store customers, aiming to direct people into free, open workshops instead, a report said on Monday.

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US Army, Air Force need better drone training, report says

The U.S. Army and Air Force are facing drone pilot training challenges, according to a report to Congress by the Government Accountability Office.

The 44-page report, released May 14, highlights key areas where the military needs to bolster its training around drones, also known as Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS).

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/18/us-army-air-force-need-better-drone-training-report-says/

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Air Force training next generation to fight cyberwarfare

An increase in hacking attacks has pushed military officials – and especially those training the officers of tomorrow – to adjust their strategies to fight an enemy that’s often hard to find.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/04/21/air-force-training-next-generation-to-fight-cyberwarfare/

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Is a Poor Portal Ruining Your Partners' Experience?

Selling direct is a breeze — kind of. You control everything — you choose the salesperson, you provide the training, you establish the payment structure, and you decide on the marketing message used to reach customers, among other things. When you sell through the channel, howevr, things get complicated. You need to depend on your partners to hire, train and motivate sales people. You may pass them leads, but they have to go out and sell your products. Vendors fret about this uncertainty — but life isn’t a cakewalk for partners, either.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80424.html?rss=1

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