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05/24/2013 03:49 pm ET Updated Jul 24, 2013

How The Smartphone Killed The Three-Day Weekend

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Memorial Day weekend marks the beginning of summer and all it evokes: vacations, slower workweeks, casual dress codes, getting the pool ready and pulling out the outdoor furniture.

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