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The 2014 electoral cycle marked a new low for U.S. voter turnout: Not since World War II had fewer Americans gone to the polls, as a percentage of the population.
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Chicago-based Motorola Mobility is shrinking again: Lenovo said Monday it was laying off hundreds of its 55,000 employees, with the majority of the cuts at Moto.
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Energous Corp. has seen its share price more than double this year, largely on the promise of a smartphone future without electrical outlets or charging mats.
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LinkedIn wants to become more useful to workers by adding personalized news feeds, helpful messaging "bots" and recommendations for online training courses, as the professional networking service strives to be more than just a tool for job-hunting.
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Apple is known for challenging the conventions of personal technology with its computers, smartphones and tablets. But the company's latest innovation may not be the water-spewing Apple Watch Series 2 or even the headphone-redefining iPhone 7.
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Chicago investor and entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis put a new spin on a local catering company on CNBC's "The Profit" Tuesday night.
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The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit accusing a fast-growing Silicon Valley software company of systematically discriminating against Asian job applicants.
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There’s a time management mistake that many make. It’s a costly one because it can perpetuate the feeling of being overwhelmed — the sense that you will never be done with all you have to do — and can prevent you from finding peace and feeling satisfied with life.
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Your chatty coworker, a desk full of computer screens or the dulcet tones of Flo Rida could be killing your productivity at work.
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InContext Solutions raises $15 million for virtual reality simulations
InContext Solutions, a Chicago-based virtual reality software company, has raised about $15 million, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission .
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Comcast plans to launch a cellphone service roughly in the middle of next year, although it would be limited to areas of the country where it's a cable provider.
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Blue Sky Innovation, Editor, Chicago Tribune
Introduction
Andrea Hanis edits Blue Sky Innovation at the Chicago Tribune. She was previously the planning editor for the Tribune Business section, an assistant managing editor at Crain's Chicago Business and a travel and features editor at the Chicago Sun-Times. She's a member of the alumni board of the Indiana University School of Journalism. On Twitter @AndreaHanis.
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Rush Limbaugh called me out on his show once.
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Chicago
Previously
Bloomington, Ind. - Louisville, Ky.
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Editor, Blue Sky Innovation, Chicago Tribune
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  • Chicago Tribune
    Editor, Blue Sky Innovation, 2013 - present
    Editor of Blue Sky Innovation, the Chicago Tribune's premium digital vertical on innovation, entrepreneurship, technology and big ideas. Lead community engagement classes on How the Newsroom Works.
  • Chicago Tribune
    Planning Editor, Business
    Edited Executive Profile series, Top Workplaces and in-depth pages on national and international business.
  • Crain's Chicago Business
    Assistant Managing Editor
    Edited Business of Life coverage on workplace and consumer trends, executive lifestyles, Chicago VIPs, careers, nonprofits and residential real estate.
  • Chicago Sun Times
    Travel Editor
    Travel editor and writer; editor in various roles on lifestyles, features and entertainment.
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