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I never thought I would spend $750 on a bike trailer, but the safety and versatility of Burley's high-end buggy make me glad I did

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Dominick Reuter/Insider Burley is an Oregon-based designer of some of the most popular bike accessories in the world. The company's iconic kids' trailer, the Bee, starts at...
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Meet the typical Walmart shopper, a 59-year-old white suburban woman earning $80,000 a year

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

REUTERS/ Kevork Djansezian Walmart has more than 3,500 Supercenters across the US and made $555 billion in sales last year. The retail giant's size and reach means the typical...
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Elon Musk says Tesla is 'quite likely' to build a factory in India but only if import taxes are lowered

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in Delaware this month. Matt Rourke/AP Photo Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Friday said a new factory in India was "quite likely." But he added that the country...
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From clip art to Comic Sans: These screenshots from 25 years ago show just how much the internet has changed

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Web Design Museum A report from Morgan Stanley analysts in 1996 predicted the prevalence of the internet. It said a person of intermediate web literacy was anyone who simply...
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From Tuk Tuk races in Thailand to snowboarding in Iceland, a CEO who plans corporate retreats says many firms are ditching offices for team-bonding trips

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

A group of employees pictured in Gstaad, Switzerland. Sean Hoff, Moniker Many companies are sticking to remote work even as the world emerges from the COVID-19 crisis. For...
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A former deputy secretary of the Treasury thinks fiscal policy can be rewritten to combat the climate crisis - here's how

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon said in June 202 that its carbon footprint rose 15% over the previous year, even as it launched initiatives to reduce its harm on the environment. Associated Press Paul...
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Sen. Tom Cotton said the US, which has the highest incarceration rate in the world, has an 'under incarceration problem'

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., interrupts a fellow senator during a confirmation hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee for CIA nominee Gina Haspel, on Capitol Hill, Wednesday...
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Sands' Singapore property casino shut down for COVID-19 cleaning

4 days ago   |   Review Journal

Las Vegas Sands, dedicated to its investment in Singapore with its iconic three-tower hotel, has shut down its casino while rival Resorts World operates at reduced capacity.
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Plague Inc. creators turned the Olympics into a superspreader event to help players understand the real risk of outbreaks at the games

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

"In Plague Inc, the Olympics has the potential to be a superspreader event for a disease outbreak," game creator James Vaughan told Insider. Plague Inc, Leon Neal/AFP via Getty...
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New drone footage shows deadly floods devastating China's "iPhone city"

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

People wade across a flooded street following heavy rains which caused flooding and claimed the lives of at least 33 people earlier in the week, in the city of Zhengzhou in...
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