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Why are Apple Pay, Starbucks' app, and Samsung Pay so much more successful than other wallet providers?

Why are Apple Pay, Starbucks' app, and Samsung Pay so much more successful than other wallet providers?

1 minute ago   |   Business Insider

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence,
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Heartland Tech Year in Review: Middle America missed out on HQ2, but scored some startup successes

Heartland Tech Year in Review: Middle America missed out on HQ2, but scored some startup successes

29 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

This year proved that cities in Middle America need to invest in their own tech community, rather than trying to land jobs from the Amazons of the world.
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Alphabet's Jigsaw expands AI-powered toxic comment detection technology to Spanish

Alphabet's Jigsaw expands AI-powered toxic comment detection technology to Spanish

49 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Google and Jigsaw have revealed that they're opening up their AI-powered toxic comment-detection technology to more languages, starting with Spanish.
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How Yummly is monetizing AI-powered personalization

How Yummly is monetizing AI-powered personalization

1 hour ago   |   Venture Beat

To learn more about the revenue and marketing opportunities that personalization can unlock, catch up with execs from Yummly, Eharmony and more.
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Lyft's latest app update is part of its product diversification plan

Lyft's latest app update is part of its product diversification plan

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

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Bellator announces full card for European series event in Newcastle

2 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Bellator returns to England in February and a former lightweight title challenger will headline the card. But now the rest of the event has taken shape in Newcastle, and it's...
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A majority of consumers expect VR to become a part of daily life

A majority of consumers expect VR to become a part of daily life

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

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California Today: California Today: An Official Welcome

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Monday: Your new correspondent introduces herself, California mandates electric buses and Sean Parker makes a beach app
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DataCamp raises $25 million for customizable online data science courses

DataCamp raises $25 million for customizable online data science courses

3 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

DataCamp, an online learning platform geared toward budding data scientists, has raised $25 million in a newly announced funding round.
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Facebook Messenger gets an Instagram-like refresh with new camera effects

Facebook Messenger gets an Instagram-like refresh with new camera effects

3 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Facebook Messenger users will now get access to Boomerang and other visual effects popularized on Instagram, as well as holiday-themed filters.
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Meghan Markle's father says he's been 'shunned and ghosted' by her

Meghan Markle's father says he's been 'shunned and ghosted' by her

"There has to be a place for me. I'm her father." Read more ...

Google announces $1 billion Hudson Square Campus in New York City

Google announces $1 billion Hudson Square Campus in New York City

Google is investing more than $1 billion in new Hudson Square properties in a plan that could double its headcount in the Big Apple over the next decade. Read more ...

Pacers make Kelly Krauskopf first female assistant GM in NBA history

Pacers make Kelly Krauskopf first female assistant GM in NBA history

Krauskopf has been the president and CEO of the WNBA's Indiana Fever since their inception in 2000. Read more ...

Man pronounced dead after fiery toll plaza crash

Man pronounced dead after fiery toll plaza crash

A man was pronounced dead at the hospital after crashing into a concrete barrier in Dover early Monday morning, state police said. Read more ...

US airstrikes wipe out dozens of al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

US airstrikes wipe out dozens of al-Shabaab militants in Somalia

The US military killed 62 al-Shabaab militants during six weekend airstrikes in Somalia, officials said Monday. Four strikes near Gandarshe, in Somalia's south-central Banaadir... Read more ...

Saudi Arabia says U.S. resolution denouncing Khashoggi murder is...

Saudi Arabia says U.S. resolution denouncing Khashoggi murder is ‘disrespect' to crown prince

Saudi Arabia on Monday rejected a resolution passed by the U.S. Senate last week that condemned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for his alleged role in the murder of... Read more ...

$15.6 railroad facility coming to Des Moines

$15.6 railroad facility coming to Des Moines

Des Moines officials say a long-awaited $15.6 million railroad facility is set to be built soon and will aid central Iowa's economy. Read more ...

Trump lashes out at the Fed ahead of expected rate hike that could...

Trump lashes out at the Fed ahead of expected rate hike that could reportedly cost him an extra $1 million a year

The Federal Reserve is expected to increase its benchmark interest rate this week. President Donald Trump criticized the central bank once again on Monday for considering... Read more ...

Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two ex bankers...

Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two ex bankers, saying it seeks fines 'well in excess' of $2.7 billion

Malaysia filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two former executives for "grave violations of our securities laws" relating to its $6.5 billion Malaysian sovereign... Read more ...

79 years ago, the British won a surprise victory over Nazi Germany in the...

79 years ago, the British won a surprise victory over Nazi Germany in the first major naval battle of World War II

World War II got off to a bad start for the British. About two weeks after Poland surrendered to Germany at the end of September 1939 - succumbing to a month of the Nazi... Read more ...