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Harvard study: Smartphone use makes you weak

Smartphone

In this Nov. 11, 2008 file
photo, the Xperia X1 mobile phone from Sony Ericsson, New York. (AP
Photo/Bebeto Matthews, file)

Smartphones and tablets have become symbols of the with-it executive doing
business and making money 24/7. Staring intently at their cellphones or hunched
over their iPad, tech savvy execs exude power.

Or do they?

A new study at Harvard Business School suggests that those who use
smartphones and tablets are less aggressive than their peers who use larger
screen devices, according to a report by CNET.

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Regal freezes executive salaries, approves bonuses

twilight_atb_12.jpgFor the second time in three years, Regal Entertainment Group, the largest movie theater operator in the country, has frozen the salaries of its top executives.

But don’t feel too sorry for the Knoxville-based company’s execs. Regal’s board last week approved healthy six-figure bonuses for the top five officers, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission report filed Wednesday.

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