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How Agile Principles Can Help Businesses Survive a Crisis

8 hours ago   |   Business

Right now, companies across dozens of verticals - from retail to restaurants, technology to travel, and everything in between - are struggling to forecast how they'll get...
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Why Tencent is looking to buy Warframe parent company Leyou

Why Tencent is looking to buy Warframe parent company Leyou

13 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Tencent and Leyou Technologies are in exlcusive acquisition talks. This shoves Sony out of the conversation, but it could give Tencent more PC expertise.
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White House advisory council calls on U.S. to increase AI funding to $10 billion by 2030

White House advisory council calls on U.S. to increase AI funding to $10 billion by 2030

15 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

PCAST, an advisory council within the U.S. Office of Science and Technology, recommends increasing government investment in AI research.
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Google says it's banning ads from 'stalkerware' services that allow people to spy on and track others

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Google is barring ads from "stalkerware" services that allow people to spy and track others through their phones without their consent. Ads will no longer be allowed from...
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You can use text-to-speech in the Kindle app on an iPad using an accessibility feature - here's how to turn it on

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Kindle iPad app doesn't have text-to-speech built in, but you can use the iPad's own Speak Screen feature as a replacement. Once you enable Speak Screen on your iPad, you...
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The top-ranked stock-picker in small companies has returned 13 times more than his peers this year. He breaks down the 5 little-known stocks he's using to bet on the 5G and work-from-home revolutions

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Chris Retzler did far better than most small-company investors in 2019 and 2020. He runs the highest-returning small-company stock fund of the last year according to...
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The S&P 500 will fall 8% by the end of 2020, according to Bank of America's equity chief, who says a Joe Biden victory could tank stocks

The S&P 500 will fall 8% by the end of 2020, according to Bank of America's equity chief, who says a Joe Biden victory could tank stocks

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Bank of America's head of equity research predicts the S&P 500 index will fall to 2,900 by the end of the year, an 8% decline from current levels, MarketWatch said. "I wouldn't...
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The $64 billion art market is embracing blockchain and cryptocurrencies to sell paintings worth millions of dollars by the likes of Picasso

The $64 billion art market is embracing blockchain and cryptocurrencies to sell paintings worth millions of dollars by the likes of Picasso

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Cryptocurrencies and their underlying technologies are becoming increasingly popular in the world of fine art. Contemporary artist Lincoln Townley and established auction house...
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Biden Counters Trump's 'America First' With 'Build Back Better' Economic Plan

Biden Counters Trump's 'America First' With 'Build Back Better' Economic Plan

1 day ago   |   NPR

The presumptive Democratic nominee's proposal includes a $700 billion investment in procurement and research and development for new technologies.
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California investigating Google for potential antitrust violations

California investigating Google for potential antitrust violations

1 day ago   |   Politico

California has opened its own antitrust probe into Google, intensifying the pressure on the search giant already in the middle of investigations by the Justice Department and a...
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Good grievance: Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree wants more money added to his...

Good grievance: Steelers linebacker Bud Dupree wants more money added to his franchise tag

Dupree, who signed his franchise tender earlier this spring, is filing a grievance with the NFLPA to be paid as a defensive end.  Read more ...

The CEO of an Apollo-backed energy company may face charges for pulling a...

The CEO of an Apollo-backed energy company may face charges for pulling a gun on a Mexican American couple that took a wrong turn near his Colorado home

A senior executive at a Colorado company backed by Apollo Global Management may face charges over pulling a gun on a Mexican American couple that took a wrong turn onto his... Read more ...

FedEx reportedly threatens to remove signage from the Washington Redskins'...

FedEx reportedly threatens to remove signage from the Washington Redskins' home stadium unless the team changes its name

FedEx issued a one-sentence statement on July 2 urging the Washington Redskins to change their name. The Washington Post reported Friday that the company also sent a letter to... Read more ...

Goya Foods faces boycott threats after CEO say the US is 'truly blessed' to...

Goya Foods faces boycott threats after CEO say the US is 'truly blessed' to have Trump as president

Goya Foods CEO Robert Unanue said on Thursday that the US is "truly blessed" to have President Trump as a leader. Unanue's comments sparked backlash from the left, with many... Read more ...

An NYU pathologist says blood clots were found in 'almost every organ' of...

An NYU pathologist says blood clots were found in 'almost every organ' of coronavirus patients' autopsies

Autopsy studies are helping doctors understand how the coronavirus attacks the body. A new study published last month showed blood clots were present in "almost every organ... Read more ...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark cases about the president's taxes and financial records

Both of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court appointees ruled against the president in Thursday's decision on whether the president could defy a subpoena making him turn over... Read more ...

Biden campaigns in Pennsylvania, pledges New Deal-like economic agenda to...

Biden campaigns in Pennsylvania, pledges New Deal-like economic agenda to counter Trump

During a Pennsylvania campaign speech Thursday, Joe Biden presented details of a comprehensive agenda that he touted as the most aggressive government investment in the U.S... Read more ...

Not a ‘racist' plan anymore? Democrats rejoice over Biden's $700bn ‘Buy...

Not a ‘racist' plan anymore? Democrats rejoice over Biden's $700bn ‘Buy American' promise

Joe Biden unveiled a $700 billion 'Buy American' initiative, drawing praise from both liberals and conservatives on social media, but some noted that similar plans by the Trump... Read more ...

PC shipments grew 3-11% in Q2 2020 despite coronavirus

PC shipments grew 3-11% in Q2 2020 despite coronavirus

PC shipments in Q2 2020 grew, according to Gartner and IDC. In fact, Gartner estimates PC shipments were up 2.8% and IDC estimates they were up 11.2%. Read more ...

Female US Army soldier makes history by becoming the first woman to become a...

Female US Army soldier makes history by becoming the first woman to become a Green Beret

A female soldier became the US Army's first female Green Beret on Thursday. The National Guard soldier graduated, earned her Special Forces Tab, and earned her Green Beret... Read more ...