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18 Alexa-enabled smart home and car gifts that are perfect for people who love tech

18 Alexa-enabled smart home and car gifts that are perfect for people who love tech

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The desire for speed and convenience seems to be hardwired into human behavior. The less energy we expend to accomplish our tasks, the better - that's...
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Why some tech workers are turning down jobs at TikTok

4 hours ago   |   CNBC

Negative reviews of TikTok on Glassdoor are putting some people off joining the company.
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Social Commerce 2021: Social media and ecommerce convergence trends brings growth opportunity for brands

Social Commerce 2021: Social media and ecommerce convergence trends brings growth opportunity for brands

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The immediacy and convenience of online shopping has led to massive growth in ecommerce-and social distancing and stay-at-home orders amid the...
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Some Peloton customers say they have 'no intention' of returning recalled treadmills despite a child dying and several others being injured during use

Some Peloton customers say they have 'no intention' of returning recalled treadmills despite a child dying and several others being injured during use

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement News of Peloton recalling its high-tech treadmills sent shockwaves around the market Wednesday, wiping out $4 billion of its market cap , and leaving...
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These 5 stocks have helped drive a 32% decline in Cathie Wood's Ark Invest flagship ETF

These 5 stocks have helped drive a 32% decline in Cathie Wood's Ark Invest flagship ETF

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Ark Invest's flagship Disruptive Innovation ETF has fallen 32% from its record high in February. Detailed below are the five stocks that helped drive the...
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Six Ways for SMBs to Optimize Technological Investments

7 hours ago   |   Newsweek

When your business is on a limited budget, it's critical to optimize your tech investments. Here's how to do it.
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Stripe made more than $800 million in Europe and Asia before it became the Silicon Valley's most-valuable private company

Stripe made more than $800 million in Europe and Asia before it became the Silicon Valley's most-valuable private company

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Stripe's sales in Europe and Asia surged by more than $270 million before the fintech company secured a funding round that made it the most-valuable...
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Xbox consoles have never been profitable on their own, Microsoft admits in court

Xbox consoles have never been profitable on their own, Microsoft admits in court

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement After nearly two decades of sales, Xbox consoles have never been a profitable product for Microsoft. The Washington-based tech giant sells every Xbox at...
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Facebook is reportedly paying its Oversight Board 6-figure salaries only for it to tell the company to solve its own problems

Facebook is reportedly paying its Oversight Board 6-figure salaries only for it to tell the company to solve its own problems

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Facebook reportedly pays lofty salaries to members of its 'Supreme Court' that can overrule Mark Zuckerberg. The tech giant pays 20 members of its...
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Insider regularly talks to young people who are making their mark in luxury - here's who we have spoken to so far

Insider regularly talks to young people who are making their mark in luxury - here's who we have spoken to so far

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Luxury is a pretty hard sector to tap into - and even years of notoriety doesn't necessarily mean years of financial stability or economic success. The...
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Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

You'll soon be able to tip your favorite tweeters. What you need to know Twitter is starting to test its new Tip Jar feature. The feature allows you to leave a tip for your... Read more ...

`We Build the Wall' cofounder Brian Kolfage, never pardoned by Trump...

`We Build the Wall' cofounder Brian Kolfage, never pardoned by Trump, indicted in tax case

Summary List Placement Brian Kolfage, the cofounder of a failed and fraudulent crowdfunding effort to build a wall along the US-Mexico border with Steve Bannon, is facing a new... Read more ...

A member of Facebook's 'Supreme Court' said its pushing the company to...

A member of Facebook's 'Supreme Court' said its pushing the company to decide how long Trump should be banned because it lacks an evenly distributed rule system - 'This was a decision about Facebook'

Summary List Placement A member of Facebook's Oversight Board said its decision not to rule on how long former President Donald Trump should stay suspended had more to do with... Read more ...

Donald Trump's latest attempt to return to Twitter ends a day later with a...

Donald Trump's latest attempt to return to Twitter ends a day later with a suspension

Summary List Placement Twitter suspended former president Donald Trump's latest attempt to get back on the social media site. The new account, called DJTDesk, on Thursday... Read more ...

Peloton will face investors one day after it recalled thousands of...

Peloton will face investors one day after it recalled thousands of treadmills. Here are the top questions executives will face

Summary List Placement Peloton recalled more than 125,000 treadmills on Wednesday, sending the company's stock price plummeting . On Thursday, executives will face questions... Read more ...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken visits Ukraine and warns Russia the US...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken visits Ukraine and warns Russia the US will respond if it acts 'recklessly'

Summary List Placement Secretary of State Antony Blinken in an interview with BBC Radio 4's Today Program on Thursday warned Russia that the US "will respond" if it behaves... Read more ...

Bank of England boosts 2021 UK growth forecast to 7.25% in wake of...

Bank of England boosts 2021 UK growth forecast to 7.25% in wake of successful vaccine rollout

Summary List Placement The Bank of England sharply upgraded its forecasts for the UK economy on Thursday, citing the successful rollout of coronavirus vaccines and a sharp drop... Read more ...

Pfizer is donating COVID-19 vaccines to Tokyo Olympics athletes

Pfizer is donating COVID-19 vaccines to Tokyo Olympics athletes

Summary List Placement Pfizer and BioNTech announced on Thursday that are donating vaccine doses to vaccinate athletes for this summer's Tokyo Olympics. In a statement , they... Read more ...

Boris Johnson has sent gunboats to Jersey as France threatens to cut power...

Boris Johnson has sent gunboats to Jersey as France threatens to cut power to island in Brexit fishing protest

Summary List Placement Two British gunboats dispatched by Boris Johnson to Jersey have arrived after around 80 French boats gathered there to demand greater access to the... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here . Summary List Placement Let's get started. 1. Facebook's Oversight Board issued a... Read more ...