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The Survival Guide for Life After RIM – Businessweek

In September, Nathan Gaude, the mobile-device manager at accounting firm Decosimo in Chattanooga, told his co-workers to ditch their BlackBerrys. The number of devices there shrank from 40 to three. “We watched RIM really going downhill,” Gaude says. “They may not be around in a year to support their devices.” …

Most Americans earn more than parents, but only a third rise in income class, study says – The Washington Post

The overwhelming majority of Americans still make more money than their parents, but upward mobility is elusive for many, particularly for African Americans and those without a college degree, according to a new study released Monday. While 84 percent of Americans earn more than their parents, about a third moved …

Croissants ‘dying out’ in France – Telegraph

The true French croissant – a Gallic gastronomic icon – is dying out, baking purists have warned, amid claims by one federation that half of the buttery, crescent-shaped pastries found in so-called “home-made” bakeries are industrially made and heated up on site. For the past ten years, the number of …