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Fraud is expected to cost the ad industry $44B in 2022 - here's how blockchain could help stop it

Fraud is expected to cost the ad industry $44B in 2022 - here's how blockchain could help stop it

30 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here . Blockchain technology promises to transform how nearly...
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An Oxford philosopher who's inspired Elon Musk thinks mass surveillance might be the only way to save humanity from doom

An Oxford philosopher who's inspired Elon Musk thinks mass surveillance might be the only way to save humanity from doom

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Philosopher Nick Bostrom has argued that humans could be living in a Matrix-style simulation. At the TED 2019 conference in Vancouver, Canada, Bostrom posited another idea...
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Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at more than $7 billion

Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at more than $7 billion

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Toyota, Softbank, and Denso corporation are investing $1 billion in Uber's self-driving car unit, the company said Thursday. The round values Uber's Advanced Technologies Group...
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Middle Tennessee sees high demand for health care tech jobs

2 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Middle Tennessee saw over 12,500 postings for jobs in health care technology last year. That's according to a report released Thursday by Middle Tennessee State University and...
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IPO mania: Zoom zooms, Pinterest pins down Wall Street

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By BARBARA ORTUTAY SAN FRANCISCO - There's some tech jubilance in the air on Wall Street and in Silicon Valley as a pair of newly public companies - Zoom and Pinterest - saw...
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Senior-level hires and promotions in South Florida for the week of April 22, 2019

4 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

CONSULTING Erin E. Hendrix has been promoted to partner from senior director at LSN Partners based in Miami Beach. She focuses on aviation, healthcare and technology-related...
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Oklahoma City bombing ‘Survivor Tree' DNA to live on

10 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Oklahoma City is using science and technology to sustain the DNA and spirit of a tree symbolizing hope 24 years after the deadliest act of domestic terrorism on U.S. soil....
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Three ways brands can benefit from adopting voice technology

Three ways brands can benefit from adopting voice technology

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Voice assistants like Amazon's Alexa, Google's Assistant, Apple's Siri, and Microsoft's Cortana, are pegged to trigger a widespread transformation across the retail industry in...
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Toyota, SoftBank fund, Denso invest $1 billion in Uber

11 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Japan's top automaker Toyota, auto parts maker Denso and internet company SoftBank's investment fund are investing $1 billion in car-sharing Uber's technology unit. The...
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Uber announces $1 billion investment into its self-driving car group, weeks before going public

13 hours ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

The investment from Softbank, Denso and Toyota values the division, known as the Advanced Technologies Group , at $7.25 billion and creates a newly formed corporate entity with...
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The total redactions in the Mueller report amount to between 6% and 12% of...

The total redactions in the Mueller report amount to between 6% and 12% of the 448-page document

There are some varying estimates of how much text in the special counsel Robert Mueller's final report on the Russia investigation is redacted. Of the 448 pages that comprise... Read more ...

Trump calls the Mueller probe 'a hoax' in his first public comments since...

Trump calls the Mueller probe 'a hoax' in his first public comments since the release of the investigation's redacted report

Shortly after the public release of special counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report, President Donald Trump called the probe "a hoax" that "should never happen to another... Read more ...

One paragraph in the Mueller report illustrates how selectively Barr quoted...

One paragraph in the Mueller report illustrates how selectively Barr quoted the document in his public statements

Attorney General William Barr left out a crucial piece of information when he told Congress the special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation "did not establish that members... Read more ...

Xbox's One S All-Digital gaming console cuts out the disc drive in favor of...

Xbox's One S All-Digital gaming console cuts out the disc drive in favor of digital downloads - you can preorder it now for $249.99

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...

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The best emergency kits you can buy to be prepared for anything

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Mueller explicitly says he can't clear Trump of obstruction of justice

Mueller explicitly says he can't clear Trump of obstruction of justice

Special counsel Robert Mueller explicitly states in his Russia investigation report that he and his team could not clear President Donald Trump of accusations of obstruction of... Read more ...

Facebook may have broken the law by harvesting 1.5 million users' email...

Facebook may have broken the law by harvesting 1.5 million users' email contacts, experts say

Facebook harvested 1.5 million users' email contact data without their consent, Business Insider revealed on Wednesday . In doing so, Facebook might have violated US and EU... Read more ...

Video conferencing company Zoom soared 81% in its first day of public...

Video conferencing company Zoom soared 81% in its first day of public trading - now its CEO and CFO are focusing on these 3 goals

Zoom went public on Thursday, and shares soared 81% on its first day of trading. Zoom now has three goals: obtaining more enterprise customers, expanding to international... Read more ...

A report on Trump's NAFTA overhaul found that it's not going to do much for...

A report on Trump's NAFTA overhaul found that it's not going to do much for the economy

A report out Thursday said President Donald Trump's new North American trade deal would increase gross domestic product by 0.35% by the time it is fully implemented in six... Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' contestant James Holzhauer broke his own single-game record with...

'Jeopardy!' contestant James Holzhauer broke his own single-game record with a perfect game

James Holzhauer is on a winning streak. He has won 10 consecutive games of "Jeopardy!" On Wednesday, he broke his own single-game record and took home $131,127. In total, the... Read more ...