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A sneaker platform raised $2 million to keep kicks away from resellers. Here's how its founders are preserving sneaker culture as resale booms into a multi-billion dollar industry

A sneaker platform raised $2 million to keep kicks away from resellers. Here's how its founders are preserving sneaker culture as resale booms into a multi-billion dollar industry

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As the sneaker resale market explodes, buying a pair of new kicks at retail price is no longer as simple as it used to be. SoleSavy , a new sneaker...
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Save 40% on an Aquarius Bluetooth speaker!

Save 40% on an Aquarius Bluetooth speaker!

3 days ago   |   Radio Times

You'll feel as though you're listening to your favourite songs for the first time with an Aquarius Bluetooth Speaker, thanks to its incredible sound quality and connection...
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Postmates salaries revealed: Here's how much software engineers, robotics engineers, and data scientists make at the last-mile delivery company now owned by Uber

Postmates salaries revealed: Here's how much software engineers, robotics engineers, and data scientists make at the last-mile delivery company now owned by Uber

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Uber, the parent company of Uber Eats, bought Postmates in an all-stock deal valued at $2.65 billion last month. The merger was the second consolidation...
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Lidl gives kids a chance to design shopping bag

Lidl gives kids a chance to design shopping bag

7 days ago   |   Belfast telegraph

A supermarket is giving children in Northern Ireland the chance to design a shopping bag. The winner's artwork will feature on the retailer's brand bags, due to hit all 40 of...
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Amazon Hit With Class-Action, EBooks Price-Fixing Lawsuit

Amazon Hit With Class-Action, EBooks Price-Fixing Lawsuit

10 days ago   |   PC Mag   |   2 articles

The lawsuit alleges Amazon colluded with the five largest US publishers to inflate digital book prices. Amazon and a number of major book publishers are facing a potentially...
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Get money off a BodyFit folding electric treadmill

Get money off a BodyFit folding electric treadmill

10 days ago   |   Radio Times

Make strides into a new fitness routine with this compact treadmill from BodyFit. If you're looking to increase your activity levels, then running or fast walking is a great...
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Samsung's new Galaxy S21 phones feature a new look, improved specs, and cheaper prices than last year's models

Samsung's new Galaxy S21 phones feature a new look, improved specs, and cheaper prices than last year's models

11 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   16 articles

Summary List Placement Samsung launched its new Galaxy S21 flagship phones on January 14. Prices start at $799.99 for the Galaxy S21, $999.99 for the Galaxy S21 Plus, and...
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This martech company just raised $200 million - here's the deck it uses to nab clients like Lululemon and Western Union

This martech company just raised $200 million - here's the deck it uses to nab clients like Lululemon and Western Union

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Quantum Metric, a technology platform that helps companies design and manage their digital products, has raised a $200 million funding round at a...
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People on TikTok are cutting up old Ugg boots and turning them into slippers

People on TikTok are cutting up old Ugg boots and turning them into slippers

12 days ago   |   Metro

The transformation Lockdown makes people do the strangest things. The latest trend on TikTok proves this. People on the platform are cutting up their old Ugg boots - which...
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Jeff Bezos just turned 57. Here's how his leadership style propelled him to become one of the richest men in the world - and what you can learn from it

Jeff Bezos just turned 57. Here's how his leadership style propelled him to become one of the richest men in the world - and what you can learn from it

13 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Since the passing of Steve Jobs , Jeff Bezos has cemented himself as the tech world's philosopher-in-chief. After he predicted that ecommerce was about...
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Dad stunned as old Harry Potter book is set to scoop £30k at auction

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