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USA Today dubs it "tandem tech:" couples that work together to start up and run tech-fueled businesses.

As reports of consumer spending for this holiday look to be slightly lower than last year, Fox News looks at how small businesses around the country are working harder to meet customers' needs this holiday season.

Will shoppers rejection of retail chains' efforts to open on Thanksgiving day inspire them to shop locally? The New York Times reports on customers who have Black Friday-fatigue.

Could Apple make its checkout process any easier? Time magazine's Techland reviews Apple's EasyPay checkout, which allows customers to pay via their iPhone with an iTunes account.

Do you want to reduce the amount of paper in your office? Check out Mashable's "13 Tech Tools for a Paper-Free Life."

The Huffington Post explains why the European debt crisis matters to your small business.