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Virtual Power Plants And The Future Ubiquity Of Energy Creation

1 minute ago   |   Forbes

New technology and innovative collaborations are driving new residential energy programs across the country, like virtual power plants.
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Statewide Mask Mandates Are Better For Economy Than Local Ones, Study Finds

1 minute ago   |   Forbes

County-level mask mandates are actually “depressing economic activity,” researchers found, while state measures improve it.
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US consumer confidence drops to 96.1 as virus spreads

9 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

U.S. consumer confidence fell to a reading of 96.1 in November as rising coronavirus cases pushed American optimism down to the lowest level since August.
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How businesses are selling their expertise online to cash in on the boom in virtual learning during the pandemic

How businesses are selling their expertise online to cash in on the boom in virtual learning during the pandemic

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement When the pandemic forced small businesses across the country to shut their doors, those that could sell their products online through ecommerce began...
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How to interpret the 'efficacy' rates of coronavirus vaccines

How to interpret the 'efficacy' rates of coronavirus vaccines

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement 95 %. 94.5 %. 70 %. Lots of numbers are being thrown around lately, touting how effective different coronavirus vaccines are looking so far, based on...
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Democrats are waiting out Trump's election 'temper tantrum,' but there may be long-term consequences of the GOP's election subversion

Democrats are waiting out Trump's election 'temper tantrum,' but there may be long-term consequences of the GOP's election subversion

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement For the last three weeks, President Donald Trump has attempted to overturn the 2020 presidential election. For months before that, he claimed that he...
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Amwell could hop on the telehealth M&A bandwagon as the industry turns to consolidation to stay competitive

Amwell could hop on the telehealth M&A bandwagon as the industry turns to consolidation to stay competitive

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Telehealth bellwether Amwell may be weighing a mental health acquisition: When asked about the possibility after its latest earnings call, CEO Ido...
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The best Black Friday deals live before Thanksgiving: Save on HP laptops, Apple AirPods, Amazon Echo speakers, and more

The best Black Friday deals live before Thanksgiving: Save on HP laptops, Apple AirPods, Amazon Echo speakers, and more

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Every year, Black Friday occurs the day after Thanksgiving. This year, several sales have already started weeks in advance of the shopping holiday. Black...
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How to update a Windows computer manually, or pause automatic updates so your PC won't restart

How to update a Windows computer manually, or pause automatic updates so your PC won't restart

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement In Windows' earlier days, keeping your computer updated was a chore. This made it easy for viruses to spread, and it sometimes seemed like no two...
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It's the great San Francisco exodus

13 minutes ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of Term Sheet , a daily newsletter on the biggest deals and dealmakers. Sign up to get it delivered free to your inbox. The pandemic is the last straw...
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Elon Musk passes Bill Gates to become world's second-richest person

Elon Musk passes Bill Gates to become world's second-richest person

Tesla boss Elon Musk surpassed Bill Gates to become the world's second-richest person as the electric-car maker continued its staggering stock-market surge. A 6.5 percent jump... Read more ...

The letter enabling Biden's transition goes to extreme lengths to avoid...

The letter enabling Biden's transition goes to extreme lengths to avoid saying that he beat Trump and won the election

Summary List Placement The letter to authorize President-elect Joe Biden's transition arrived late Monday - but is an unusual document which strained to avoid acknowledging his... Read more ...

Laura Ingraham told viewers that Biden will be the next president, and...

Laura Ingraham told viewers that Biden will be the next president, and suggested that anyone who says otherwise is lying

Summary List Placement Fox News' Laura Ingraham accepted President-elect Joe Biden's electoral victory in her strongest terms yet, telling viewers on Monday night that... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Summary List Placement Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. For the biggest stories in politics, sign up... Read more ...

GSA announces it will provide Joe Biden with the resources to begin the...

GSA announces it will provide Joe Biden with the resources to begin the presidential transition

Summary List Placement The General Services Administration will provide President-elect Joe Biden with the "resources and services" he needs to begin his transition to the... Read more ...

CEOs Urge Trump To Concede: 'Not A Moment To Waste' In Fighting COVID-19

CEOs Urge Trump To Concede: 'Not A Moment To Waste' In Fighting COVID-19

More than 150 business leaders released a letter calling on Trump to start the transition process given the urgent need to tackle the fallout from the pandemic. Read more ...

The best early Black Friday TV deals include big discounts on Sony, Vizio...

The best early Black Friday TV deals include big discounts on Sony, Vizio, and LG 4K OLED TVs at Best Buy

Summary List Placement Black Friday 2020 doesn't officially kick off until November 27, but many stores are already offering great deals on TVs. Entry-level, midrange, and... Read more ...

GameStop Black Friday deals you can get before Thanksgiving include $30 off...

GameStop Black Friday deals you can get before Thanksgiving include $30 off Switch and PS4 exclusives, 25% off Funko Pop toys, and more

Summary List Placement GameStop's Black Friday countdown sale is going on now, GameStop's official Black Friday sale will begin online at 9 p.m. ET on November 25; stores will... Read more ...

China just launched a mission to the moon to collect rock samples - the...

China just launched a mission to the moon to collect rock samples - the first time a country will have done so in more than 40 years

Summary List Placement For decades, planetary geologists have studied tiny chunks of lunar rock to unravel the moon's mysteries. The rocks have revealed how old the moon is... Read more ...

11 Black Friday deals from cool startups that you can shop before Thanksgiving

11 Black Friday deals from cool startups that you can shop before Thanksgiving

Summary List Placement Black Friday officially begins on November 27, but some of our favorite startups are already offering discounts. For many, these are the only discounts... Read more ...