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IMF says governments could set up their own cryptocurrencies

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Christine Lagarde praises rebel technology as ‘safe, cheap, and potentially semi-anonymous' Governments should consider offering their own cryptocurrencies to prevent the...
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'Worrying' lack of diversity in Britain's tech sector, report finds

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Almost two-thirds of boards in technology have no female representation at all Britain's technology sector has a “worrying” lack of diversity among its senior leadership...
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Intel's Chip Shortage Slows PC Business for Acer and Asus

Intel's Chip Shortage Slows PC Business for Acer and Asus

6 hours ago   |   PC Mag

Asus is warning investors that Intel's CPU shortage may last until Q3 2019 or beyond. Acer also went out of its way to say the CPU shortage was cutting into its PC sales.
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To in-house or not? How brands are taking back control and how the role of agencies is evolving

7 hours ago   |   Adobe

As digital redefines how brands relate to consumers, massive changes in technology and consumption habits are transforming advertising. In response, business transformation is...
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The world's biggest advertising holding companies have been cleared after a 2-year DOJ investigation into their business practices

The world's biggest advertising holding companies have been cleared after a 2-year DOJ investigation into their business practices

8 hours ago   |   Tech

Omnicom, Publicis, WPP, MDC Partners, and Interpublic Group are no longer under investigation by the Department of Justice. According to reports and SEC filings, the companies...
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This first-time CEO just raised millions from investors including Mark Cuban to build a better YouTube without ads

This first-time CEO just raised millions from investors including Mark Cuban to build a better YouTube without ads

8 hours ago   |   Tech

On Tuesday, an ad-free video-streaming platform called Portal was launched, competing with the likes of YouTube and Vimeo. On Portal, creators are paid directly by viewers who...
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We asked real estate experts where Amazon's HQ2 could go in Long Island City, Queens - here's what they said

We asked real estate experts where Amazon's HQ2 could go in Long Island City, Queens - here's what they said

9 hours ago   |   Tech   |   7 articles

Amazon has announced that its second headquarters, known as HQ2 , will be split between two locations: the National Landing area of Arlington, Virginia, and Long Island City...
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I drove a $474,000 Ferrari 812 Superfast to see if the most powerful Ferrari in the world is worth the price tag - here's the verdict

I drove a $474,000 Ferrari 812 Superfast to see if the most powerful Ferrari in the world is worth the price tag - here's the verdict

10 hours ago   |   Tech

Editorial note: Business Insider will name its 2018 Car of the Year on Monday, November 19. Each day this week, we're taking another look at the five vehicles that were...
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The losers of Amazon's HQ2 contest have been revealed - but some locals are rejoicing

The losers of Amazon's HQ2 contest have been revealed - but some locals are rejoicing

10 hours ago   |   Tech   |   7 articles

Amazon has officially crowned the winners of its second headquarters project, HQ2 . The company will build offices in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens, New York, and...
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Google is consolidating DeepMind's healthcare AI business under its new Google Health unit

Google is consolidating DeepMind's healthcare AI business under its new Google Health unit

10 hours ago   |   Tech

Google set up a new healthcare unit called Google Health last week, and appointed healthcare executive David Feinberg to lead it. Google Health will fold in the healthcare arm...
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Microsoft Re-Releasing Windows 10 October Update for All

Microsoft Re-Releasing Windows 10 October Update for All

'We have paused the rollout of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update * for all users as we investigate isolated reports of users missing some files after updating,' Redmond wrote... Read more ...

Here we go again: Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Here we go again: Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Microsoft is re-releasing its Windows 10 October 2018 Update. But only a small number of users can install it at launch. The company originally released the major software... Read more ...

Spotify's Apple Watch app is here! But it's missing a key feature at launch

Spotify's Apple Watch app is here! But it's missing a key feature at launch

Spotify has officially released its Apple Watch app after a few weeks of testing. The music streaming service, which started testing its Apple Watch app earlier this month, has... Read more ...

Silicon Valley e-cig company Juul just took a big step toward stopping teens...

Silicon Valley e-cig company Juul just took a big step toward stopping teens from using its products

Silicon Valley startup Juul announced on Tuesday it would stop selling flavored e-cigs at stores. The move comes on the heels of a similar ban on flavored e-cigs enacted by the... Read more ...

Amazon has announced its locations for HQ2, but a walk through Seattle made...

Amazon has announced its locations for HQ2, but a walk through Seattle made me think any city should be wary of hosting the tech giant

Amazon has announced that its second headquarters, HQ2, will be split between Queens, New York, and Arlington, Virginia . Its outsized impact on its home city, Seattle, shows... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 details leaked, including a 'punch hole' camera notch

Samsung Galaxy S10 details leaked, including a 'punch hole' camera notch

The Samsung Galaxy S10 could be one of the next major flagships to land, so unsurprisingly leaks are starting to build and today a number of details have emerged, including the... Read more ...

SoftBank's investing $3 billion in WeWork, and the deal could value the...

SoftBank's investing $3 billion in WeWork, and the deal could value the office sharing firm at around $42 billion

Office sharing firm WeWork has secured an additional $3 billion from Japanese tech giant SoftBank, bringing its total funding and commitments to $6.4 billion. The SoftBank cash... Read more ...

Valve Pays Hacker $20K for Bug That Generated CD Keys

Valve Pays Hacker $20K for Bug That Generated CD Keys

Security researcher Artem Moskowsky discovered he could generate activation keys for any game available on Steam without paying for them. Reporting the bug earned him a $20,000... Read more ...

EE to launch 5G as 'premium' mobile experience in 16 UK cities in 2019

EE to launch 5G as 'premium' mobile experience in 16 UK cities in 2019

EE is to upgrade 1,500 sites to 5G in 16 cities across the UK in 2019, pitching the network as a premium service for mobile customers in the busiest parts of the country. The... Read more ...

Best smart home deals for Black Friday 2018: Ring, Echo, Hue and more

Best smart home deals for Black Friday 2018: Ring, Echo, Hue and more

The Black Friday sales are on us again and there will be lots of great savings on smart home devices. Whether you're looking to invest in your first smart home device or add to... Read more ...