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Chinese Billionaire Real Estate Broker's Fortune Climbs As IPO Soars By 87%

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

With China minting so many technology and healthcare billionaires of late, it's easy to forget that the real estate industry is the main source of wealth for many of the...
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Changes to the ways we work are all but certain. Managers should watch this discussion for tips on fostering worker resilience

Changes to the ways we work are all but certain. Managers should watch this discussion for tips on fostering worker resilience

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The worker experience is likely to remain altered for the foreseeable future, creating uncertainty and testing worker resilience. Most managers use technology to maintain...
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Osmo's learning kits are a fun way to introduce STEAM concepts to kids with engaging math and word games

Osmo's learning kits are a fun way to introduce STEAM concepts to kids with engaging math and word games

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Educational toys can help your kids learn new words, develop better math skills, and even grasp basic coding concepts. Osmo's educational kits are beautifully designed and...
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Cisco dives 12% after giving disappointing earnings guidance, but BofA defends it as 5G is poised to drive growth in 2021

Cisco dives 12% after giving disappointing earnings guidance, but BofA defends it as 5G is poised to drive growth in 2021

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Cisco dived as much as 12% on Thursday after the company reported fiscal fourth quarter earnings that beat analyst estimates, but announced disappointing guidance. The...
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The richest people in America, ranked

The richest people in America, ranked

5 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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How digital consulting giant Publicis Sapient poached employees from Netflix, Deloitte, and the Wall Street Journal to launch a video service for executives it calls 'the Quibi of business' - in just 22 days

How digital consulting giant Publicis Sapient poached employees from Netflix, Deloitte, and the Wall Street Journal to launch a video service for executives it calls 'the Quibi of business' - in just 22 days

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Digital transformation is a major business driver for professional services organizations and many are building practices and offerings around the trend. Digital consulting...
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Batteries, fusion, and hydropower: Meet the 25 startups that Bill Gates is betting on to revolutionize the future of energy

Batteries, fusion, and hydropower: Meet the 25 startups that Bill Gates is betting on to revolutionize the future of energy

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Microsoft cofounder and former CEO Bill Gates is the second richest person in the world, with a net worth over $110 billion. He's invested a sizeable chunk of cash into...
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Check out the pitch deck augmented reality startup Help Lightning used to raise $8 million, as the tech takes off during the pandemic

Check out the pitch deck augmented reality startup Help Lightning used to raise $8 million, as the tech takes off during the pandemic

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Augmented Reality startup Help Lightning has raised an $8 million Series A round led by Resolve Partners. The company uses "merged" reality technology, combining multiple video...
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In the U.S. presidential election, how will China vote?

11 hours ago   |   Fortune

Officials from the U.S. and China are expected to meet virtually this weekend to review the progress of the “phase one” trade deal the two countries signed in January. It...
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How Livongo reached its historic $18.5 billion Teladoc merger

11 hours ago   |   Fortune

In October of 2008, the same year the first iPhone came to market, a company called EosHealth, focused on chronic disease management was officially incorporated in Delaware. It...
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'Fortnite's' Epic Games learned how to evade Apple's 30% rate before it got...

'Fortnite's' Epic Games learned how to evade Apple's 30% rate before it got kicked off the App Store. Here's why developers have long been concerned by the fee

Apple just yanked the "Fortnite" app from its store after Epic Games added an in-game direct payment option for players. The new option would mean that Epic Games could skirt... Read more ...

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

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

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump declared Thursday that he opposes additional funding for the U.S. Postal Service, acknowledging that his position would starve the agency of... 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 ...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

Trump's proposed $300 federal unemployment boost could leave out up to 1.5...

Trump's proposed $300 federal unemployment boost could leave out up to 1.5 million low-wage workers from receiving jobless benefits

President Donald Trump's unemployment proposal seeks to design a parallel benefit system so workers can get an extra $300 a week from the federal government. But it mandates... Read more ...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle just bought their first house. Here's what...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle just bought their first house. Here's what it's like to live in Santa Barbara County, their new home in California

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have purchased their first home together, a spokesperson for the couple confirmed to Insider's Mikhaila Frail . The house is in California's... Read more ...

Weekly jobless claims dipped below 1 million for the first time since March...

Weekly jobless claims dipped below 1 million for the first time since March. But the numbers still aren't pretty

In a pandemic, any incremental improvement is something of a relief. But taking a step back, the numbers are still staggering. On Thursday, the Department of Labor said that... Read more ...

WH economic adviser expects US unemployment rate to return to single digits

WH economic adviser expects US unemployment rate to return to single digits

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Thursday said he expects the US unemployment rate to return to single-digit levels as early as this month and growth in the third... Read more ...

Barstool Sports could drive 'rapid share gains' for Penn National Gaming and...

Barstool Sports could drive 'rapid share gains' for Penn National Gaming and help drive the stock 20% higher, according to Goldman Sachs

David Portnoy's Barstool Sports could drive "rapid share gains" for Penn National Gaming and help drive shares 20% higher from Wednesday's close, according to Goldman... Read more ...

New Jobless Claims Dip Below 1 Million For First Time Since March

New Jobless Claims Dip Below 1 Million For First Time Since March

Initial unemployment claims had been above 1 million for 20 straight weeks. The total receiving unemployment also dipped to 28.3 million, as of July 25. Read more ...