Despite Sam Brownback's pledge, Kansas now trails 44 other states <b>…</b>

The new national jobs report for April, released Wednesday, shows Kansas now trails 44 other states and the District of Columbia in total nonfarm job creation in the first four months of 2015. ... That's an extremely dismal record, especially given that Gov. Sam Brownback has pledged previously that the huge income tax cuts he pushed in 2012 would bring a resurgence of employment to the Sunflower State. It's not happening. The new report shows Brownback is ...

What happened when a <b>college</b> newspaper abandoned its website <b>…</b>

At Mt. San Antonio College, they've traded in print for distributed publishing, focusing on realtime reporting and distribution: "We're speaking the language of our generation." ... During an interview in April with top editors of The Pitt News student newspaper at the University of Pittsburgh, former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson called Medium “an interesting new platform that has a lot of interesting blogger voices. A number of people on social media ...

and SoundCloud-powered <b>music</b> player for Chrome – The Next Web

Even in 2015, I fire up Winamp when I need some music to keep me going at work — I'm old-school like that. For new tracks, I usually head to YouTube or SoundCloud, but thanks to a new Chrome extension, I can tune in without launching a new tab. SoundCloudify lets you stream music from both those sources in a neat and clean interface. You can ... He has been writing about design, technology and apps since 2011, mostly because he has forgotten how to code.