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Amazon is in no rush to add workers in LIC and Arlington

4 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Amazon caused a stir with its plan for two new campuses in Long Island City and Arlington - but don't expect a quick move. It will take several years, if not a decade, for the...
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A Silicon Valley startup with 20 patents under its belt just raised $400 million from SoftBank and Goldman Sachs to make materials from living things

A Silicon Valley startup with 20 patents under its belt just raised $400 million from SoftBank and Goldman Sachs to make materials from living things

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

On Thursday, Silicon Valley-based synthetic biology company Zymergen announced a mammoth funding round of $400 million. It's one of the largest biotech raises in history. With...
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A day in the life of a Google director, who gets up at 5:30 a.m., attends up to 12 meetings a day, and has a 'no screens' rule with her family

A day in the life of a Google director, who gets up at 5:30 a.m., attends up to 12 meetings a day, and has a 'no screens' rule with her family

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Lilian Rincon is the director of product management for the Google Assistant . She runs a team of about 20 people at Google's headquarters in Mountain View, California , and...
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Apple becomes second tech giant to skip Chicago, picks Austin for $1 billion campus

5 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   11 articles

Chicago was bypassed by another tech behemoth Thursday when Apple announced plans to build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas, with smaller sites or expansions in six other...
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Apple is planning a $1B campus in Austin

5 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York   |   11 articles

Apple is planting its flag in Austin, with plans for a new $1 billion corporate campus. The company said the move could eventually create 15,000 jobs at the 133-acre...
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Graduates who flock to Wall Street, Silicon Valley, and big law in search of prestige might be in for a harsh wake-up call only a few years later

Graduates who flock to Wall Street, Silicon Valley, and big law in search of prestige might be in for a harsh wake-up call only a few years later

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

People dream of working for big-name companies like Goldman Sachs or Google... so why would anyone ever leave such a prestigious job? Many workers quit high-paying jobs at...
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An ad-verification firm just hired a former Yahoo exec to tackle OTT's growing brand safety problem

An ad-verification firm just hired a former Yahoo exec to tackle OTT's growing brand safety problem

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Integral Ad Science is one of a handful of companies tackling brand safety and ad verification and just hired ad veteran Lisa Utzschneider as its new CEO. Vista Equity Partners...
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These Are the Fastest Growing Jobs and Skills Gaps Nationwide

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

LinkedIn just published its U.S. Emerging Jobs Report for 2018, measuring the fastest growing jobs and skills nationwide. Banking off an economic boom , the takeaways from the...
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Apple Has Hired Nearly 50 Medical Doctors in Wellness Push

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Apple has made clear in recent years that it's pushing into health. And now a new report suggests it's doing it with help from medical doctors. Over the last few years, Apple...
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Stalkers, Look What You Made Taylor Swift Do

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Facial recognition is everywhere, even at musician Taylor Swift's concerts, Rolling Stone revealed earlier this week. The artist, who is a frequent target of stalkers and...
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Accused Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty to engaging in a...

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty to engaging in a conspiracy against the US

Suspected Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty Thursday to engaging in a conspiracy against the US. Butina has long been suspected of working with a high-ranking Russian... Read more ...

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

The president says he never directed his onetime personal attorney Michael Cohen to do anything wrong. Cohen pleaded guilty Wednesday to making illegal payments before the 2016... Read more ...

Apple Will Build $1 Billion Campus in Austin, Adding 5,000 Jobs

Apple Will Build $1 Billion Campus in Austin, Adding 5,000 Jobs

Apple says the move is expected to make it the largest private employer in Austin. The city already has the most Apple employees outside of the company's headquarters in... Read more ...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect...

Man arrested after shooting, killing 'intruder' who was coming to collect money for drugs

Detectives later learned the "intruder" was a drug dealer and he was coming to collect a debt owed for methamphetamine, police said. Read more ...

Armored car crash causes chaos as money blows across highway

Armored car crash causes chaos as money blows across highway

This is a new kind of cash flow. An armored car crash caused money to fly around a New Jersey highway Thursday morning - prompting further accidents as drivers chased the loot... Read more ...

Senate passes sexual harassment bill after months of dispute, and taxpayers...

Senate passes sexual harassment bill after months of dispute, and taxpayers will no longer foot the bill to settle harassment claims against members of Congress

The Senate passed a sexual harassment reform bill on Thursday by unanimous consent. The legislation streamlines the harassment claims process and stops settlements from being... Read more ...

Defying Trump, Senate Republicans move to officially blame Crown Prince...

Defying Trump, Senate Republicans move to officially blame Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for Jamal Khashoggi's death

Republican Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on Thursday introduced a joint resolution condemning Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for... Read more ...

Apple will build $1 billion campus in Austin amid ongoing U.S. hiring spree

Apple will build $1 billion campus in Austin amid ongoing U.S. hiring spree

Apple announced it will spend $1 billion on a new campus in North Austin while also opening new offices in Seattle and Southern California. Read more ...

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The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Steering wheel... Read more ...

Michael Jordan went full dad-mode and smacked one of his players in the back...

Michael Jordan went full dad-mode and smacked one of his players in the back of the head for getting a silly technical foul

The Charlotte Hornets beat the Detroit Pistons 108-107 on Wednesday thanks to a late game-winner from Jeremy Lamb. The win was almost spoiled by Malik Monk, who prematurely ran... Read more ...