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The Global Hunt for the Next Decade's Fastest-Growing Companies

The Global Hunt for the Next Decade's Fastest-Growing Companies

15 hours ago   |   Fortune

IT'S A DISCLAIMER FAMILIAR TO ANY INVESTOR, but it's perhaps truer now than ever: Past performance is no guarantee of future success. Technological changes have accelerated the...
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Apple reimagined its iconic logo in dozens of ways for its upcoming iPad event - here are all of the creative and cool designs

Apple reimagined its iconic logo in dozens of ways for its upcoming iPad event - here are all of the creative and cool designs

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Apple has sent out invites to the media for its October 30 launch event, where the tech giant is expected to reveal new iPads and more. Recipients quickly took to social media...
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Amazon's Whisper Mode Is Finally Fixing the Worst Thing About Alexa: It's Too Damn Loud

16 hours ago   |   Fortune

Amazon Alexa isn't self-aware-yet-but starting today the voice-enabled assistant will start being at least a little less oblivious about its surroundings. That's because Amazon...
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Google opens its first Chicago pop-up store in Bucktown, stays mum on plans for Fulton Market flagship

16 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Google opened a pop-up store in the Bucktown neighborhood Thursday, the first retail location of its kind in Chicago for the tech giant. The pop-up, or the Hardware Store, as...
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Mysterious big data company Palantir is reportedly looking at an IPO - and could see a valuation of $41 billion

Mysterious big data company Palantir is reportedly looking at an IPO - and could see a valuation of $41 billion

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Palantir, a secretive data analytics company cofounded by Peter Thiel, is in talks about going public in 2019, according to the Wall Street Journal. Bankers have reportedly...
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2019 is shaping up to be a year of massive tech IPOs, with valuations as high as $100 billion

19 hours ago   |   CNBC

Uber, Lyft and Slack are among the tech companies expected to go public next year.
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‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 4' Racks Up $500 Million in Sales in 3 Days

20 hours ago   |   Fortune

The Call of Duty game franchise might be 15 years old, but it's not showing any signs of a significant slowdown. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 , the latest game in the franchise...
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More Skepticism About Blockchains, Bitcoins, and What Not

20 hours ago   |   Fortune

This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here . On the concluding morning...
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Tech and real estate turn to the cloud to protect cities from floods

21 hours ago   |   CNBC

Intense storms are becoming much more frequent, damaging local infrastructures and budgets. New companies are turning to technology to find ways to mitigate the impact of...
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DealBook Briefing: SoftBank's Big Saudi Problem

21 hours ago   |   NY Times

The Japanese company became the most powerful tech investor with $45 billion from Saudi Arabia. Now that money is causing it some headaches.
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Trump joked about a Montana politician body-slamming a reporter as the world...

Trump joked about a Montana politician body-slamming a reporter as the world waits to hear about the fate of Jamal Khashoggi

President Donald Trump on Thursday praised Republican Rep. Greg Gianforte and called him "my guy" for body slamming a journalist in 2017. "And by the way, never wrestle him... Read more ...

Trump said it 'certainly looks' like Jamal Khashoggi is dead, but said he's...

Trump said it 'certainly looks' like Jamal Khashoggi is dead, but said he's not ready to issue a 'very strong' statement yet

President Donald Trump on Thursday told reporters it "certainly looks" like Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead. Trump stopped short of alleging the Saudis killed... Read more ...

Rihanna rejected the NFL's offer to headline the 2019 Super Bowl halftime...

Rihanna rejected the NFL's offer to headline the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show out of support for Colin Kaepernick

Rihanna is said to have turned down an offer to headline the Super Bowl halftime show in 2019, out of support for Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback... Read more ...

Maisie Williams says her teen years were especially difficult on 'Game of...

Maisie Williams says her teen years were especially difficult on 'Game of Thrones': 'The hormones are really flying'

Maisie Williams was only 12 when she auditioned for the role of Arya Stark on HBO's " Game of Thrones ." She said her later teen years were the most difficult. She also said... Read more ...

Trump threatens to summon military and wreck Mexico trade deal amid...

Trump threatens to summon military and wreck Mexico trade deal amid burgeoning migrant crisis

A caravan of migrants has grown to 4,000 people and is currently trekking through Guatemala en route to the United States. An enraged President Donald Trump criticized the... Read more ...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulls out of investor conference in Saudi...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulls out of investor conference in Saudi Arabia amid outrage over journalist's disappearance

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will not attend a major investment conference in Saudi Arabia following the disappearance and apparent killing of journalist Jamal... Read more ...

Apple reimagined its iconic logo in dozens of ways for its upcoming iPad...

Apple reimagined its iconic logo in dozens of ways for its upcoming iPad event - here are all of the creative and cool designs

Apple has sent out invites to the media for its October 30 launch event, where the tech giant is expected to reveal new iPads and more. Recipients quickly took to social media... Read more ...

'Change the board': Hedge-fund billionaire Dan Loeb lays out his plan to...

'Change the board': Hedge-fund billionaire Dan Loeb lays out his plan to turn around Campbell Soup

Third Point Management, the hedge fund owned by the billionaire Dan Loeb, on Thursday laid out its plan to turn around Campbell Soup. The soup maker has suffered through years... Read more ...

One of Khashoggi's suspected killers reportedly died in a car crash on...

One of Khashoggi's suspected killers reportedly died in a car crash on return to Saudi Arabia

One of the men named by pro-government Turkish media as one of 15 suspects in the alleged murder of Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi has reportedly died in a car accident. Mashal... Read more ...

ESPN's 'College GameDay' is going to Washington State after 15 years of...

ESPN's 'College GameDay' is going to Washington State after 15 years of waiting and fans are already going absolutely bonkers

ESPN's "College Gameday" is heading to Washington State for the first time this Saturday. Cougar fans have been rallying to host "Gameday" for 15 years now, flying their flag... Read more ...