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Public relations giant MSL's plan to tackle the influencer pay gap

Public relations giant MSL's plan to tackle the influencer pay gap

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Hi! Welcome to the Insider Advertising daily for August 14. I'm Lauren Johnson, a senior advertising reporter at Business Insider. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your...
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A growing number of wealthy tech investors are bucking traditional VCs and starting subscription-based 'rolling' funds

A growing number of wealthy tech investors are bucking traditional VCs and starting subscription-based 'rolling' funds

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An increasing number of wealthy tech execs, like Facebook alum Dave Morin and Gumroad CEO Sahil Lavingia, are starting so-called "rolling funds," a new type of venture fund...
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We asked 7 alt data leads at big names like Bridgewater, Point72, and Man Group how to pitch them on new data feeds. Here's how to win them over

We asked 7 alt data leads at big names like Bridgewater, Point72, and Man Group how to pitch them on new data feeds. Here's how to win them over

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The alternative data industry, the unique datasets used by investors to gain an edge, has surged in recent months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Business Insider profiled...
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The richest people in America, ranked

The richest people in America, ranked

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The 16 richest Americans in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and Forbes Billionaires List are collectively worth more than $1 trillion. While tech moguls continue to dominate...
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Georgia Tech scientist gets lighter sentence in grant violation case because of her work on coronavirus

8 hours ago   |   Science Mag

Federal judge delays, shortens home confinement so Eva Lee can help combat pandemic
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Amazon is giving free AWS training courses to Utah's elementary and high schools - but education specialists say this kind of skills training may not help you get a tech job or even help you learn

Amazon is giving free AWS training courses to Utah's elementary and high schools - but education specialists say this kind of skills training may not help you get a tech job or even help you learn

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon just announced that it has partnered with K-12 schools in Utah to provide free cloud computing training using Amazon Web Services, the company's cloud business. Amazon...
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The maker of 'Fortnite' is now letting players bypass Apple's and Google's app stores, the latest escalation in an ongoing battle between the tech giants and app developers

The maker of 'Fortnite' is now letting players bypass Apple's and Google's app stores, the latest escalation in an ongoing battle between the tech giants and app developers

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," is offering a new way to make in-app purchases that bypasses the controversial 30% fee charged by Apple's and Google's app...
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Premium tech accessories are 30% off during Nomad's Anniversary Sale

9 hours ago   |   iMore

Nomad is celebrating its 8th year anniversary with a major sitewide sale on all of its popular and premium tech accessories. Through August 19, you can save 30% on anything you...
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Sister of murdered tech CEO Fahim Saleh says he was ‘put back together' for funeral

Sister of murdered tech CEO Fahim Saleh says he was ‘put back together' for funeral

10 hours ago   |   New York Post

The sister of Fahim Saleh - the tech CEO who was murdered and dismembered inside his Manhattan apartment - posted an emotional tribute to her “beautiful” brother Thursday...
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Brussels, dawn. Legal briefs drawn

Brussels, dawn. Legal briefs drawn

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of Data Sheet , a daily newsletter on the business of tech. Sign up to get it delivered free to your inbox. ( With apologies to Lin-Manuel Miranda, a...
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President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

President Trump says UAE to open diplomatic ties with Israel

President Trump says UAE to open diplomatic ties with Israel

The announcement means that the UAE, which is home to the cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, would become the first Gulf Arab state to have ties to Israel. Read more ...

Joe Biden Calls For Nationwide Mask Mandate 'Immediately'

Joe Biden Calls For Nationwide Mask Mandate 'Immediately'

Biden made his stance on coronavirus face masks clear during one of the first official campaign events he's held with running mate Kamala Harris. Read more ...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

US jobless claims fall below 1 million but remain high

US jobless claims fall below 1 million but remain high

WASHINGTON - The number of laid-off workers applying for unemployment aid fell below 1 million last week for the first time since the pandemic intensified five months ago yet... Read more ...

AMC Theaters reopening in Mass.; 15-cent tickets offered on first day

AMC Theaters reopening in Mass.; 15-cent tickets offered on first day

AMC Theatres, the nation's largest movie theater chain, will reopen in the U.S. on Aug. 20 with retro ticket prices of 15 cents per movie. Read more ...

DOJ: Yale Discriminates Against Asian American and White Applicants In...

DOJ: Yale Discriminates Against Asian American and White Applicants In Admissions

The Justice Department said its two-year investigation found that race is "the determinative factor in hundreds of admissions decisions each year." Yale categorically denies... Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the...

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," aired a video on Thursday roasting Apple and its iconic "1984" television ad, after Apple yanked the game from the App Store. Epic... Read more ...

Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

The Chiefs and star tight end Travis Kelce are reportedly closing in on an extension. According to multiple reports Thursday, the five-time Pro Bowler is about to ink a... Read more ...