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China's consumers are turning against the homegrown Big Tech giants they once revered

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

In 2014, a group of university students in Beijing founded Ofo, a bike-sharing startup that let customers scan QR codes to rent bikes for short rides around cities, picking up...
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As Austin loses one of its only grocery stores, community looks to transform food desert on West Side's ‘Soul City Corridor'

9 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Grocery startup Forty Acres plans to open near a section of Austin that was considered a food desert even before one of the area's only full-service grocery stores closed in...
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Billionaire Mark Cuban Wants To Lower Drug Prices With Generics Startup

10 hours ago   |   Forbes

The Dallas, Texas-based company aims to introduce transparency into the supply chain and sell 100 different generic drugs by the end of year.
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Spotify sinks 7% after Apple announces plans for podcasting subscription service

Spotify sinks 7% after Apple announces plans for podcasting subscription service

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Spotify shares tumbled as much as 7% on Friday after Apple announced it's in talks to start a new podcasting subscription service. Apple's move into...
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The 26 cannabis startups set to soar in 2021

The 26 cannabis startups set to soar in 2021

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Welcome to Insider Cannabis, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities driving the...
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Need life insurance? One company makes it easy

Need life insurance? One company makes it easy

14 hours ago   |   iMore

The act of starting a family is, in many ways, the last big leap into capital-A Adulthood. It comes with a lot of intangible rewards, a sense of togetherness and security...
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Porch snaps up four startups for over $122M

15 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Porch isn't wasting time on the acquisition front: Just three weeks after going public, the home-services startup scooped up four companies for $122 million. The Seattle-based...
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INTERVIEW: Poshmark's CEO Manish Chandra dishes on working with Serena Williams, avoiding jail by partnering with the USPS, and splurging on Balenciaga sneakers

INTERVIEW: Poshmark's CEO Manish Chandra dishes on working with Serena Williams, avoiding jail by partnering with the USPS, and splurging on Balenciaga sneakers

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Poshmark shares soared 150% in its trading debut on Thursday, opening at $97.50 per share, more than double the $42 initial price that Poshmark set...
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Walmart's star e-commerce exec Marc Lore is leaving the retail giant to build a 'city of the future' modeled on a 'reformed version of capitalism'

Walmart's star e-commerce exec Marc Lore is leaving the retail giant to build a 'city of the future' modeled on a 'reformed version of capitalism'

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement The man that revolutionized Walmart's e-commerce arm is leaving the company. Marc Lore, the president and CEO of Walmart eCommerce US, told Recode he...
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One product brought a novelty startup back from the brink at the beginning of the pandemic. Now, Oxford Pennant has become a purveyor of perseverance for Buffalo as the Bills make a historic playoff run

One product brought a novelty startup back from the brink at the beginning of the pandemic. Now, Oxford Pennant has become a purveyor of perseverance for Buffalo as the Bills make a historic playoff run

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement In early March, when the world seemed to stop, everything shut down, and coronavirus cases were on the rise, Dave Horesh and Brett Mikoll had an...
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The NRA has filed for bankruptcy after years of financial troubles

The NRA has filed for bankruptcy after years of financial troubles

Summary List Placement The National Rifle Association has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy , the group said in a statement Friday. The move is part of a restructuring process... Read more ...

CDC: New virus variant will have 'rapid growth' in US at beginning of this year

CDC: New virus variant will have 'rapid growth' in US at beginning of this year

Health officials say by March, a new and more infectious strain of coronavirus will likely become the dominant strain in the U.S. Read more ...

NRA declares bankruptcy, plans to incorporate in Texas

NRA declares bankruptcy, plans to incorporate in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas - The National Rifle Association announced Friday it has filed for bankruptcy and will seek to incorporate the nation's most politically influential gun-rights... Read more ...

Call Is First Contact Between Presidential Campaigns

Call Is First Contact Between Presidential Campaigns

More than two months after the election, the rival presidential campaigns have had their first direct contact with each other. VP Mike Pence called Kamala Harris to offer his... Read more ...

Trump to leave Washington on morning of Biden's inauguration

Trump to leave Washington on morning of Biden's inauguration

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will leave Washington next Wednesday morning, just before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, to begin his post-presidential life in... Read more ...

Dustin Higgs becomes 13th and final inmate executed under Trump

Dustin Higgs becomes 13th and final inmate executed under Trump

Another federal death row inmate in Indiana was executed early Saturday - marking final execution under the Trump administration, and the 13th since July. Dustin John Higgs... Read more ...

You can shop every single product from Netflix's 'Get Organized' right now

You can shop every single product from Netflix's 'Get Organized' right now

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Global death toll from COVID-19 tops 2 million

Global death toll from COVID-19 tops 2 million

The global death toll from COVID-19 topped 2 million Friday as vaccines developed at breakneck speed are being rolled out around the world in an all-out campaign to vanquish... Read more ...

Disneyland cancels its annual pass program

Disneyland cancels its annual pass program

Repeat visits to Disneyland and Disney's California Adventure haven't been possible since the theme parks closed at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. And now, the parks'... Read more ...