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What Hedge Funds Are Buying and Selling

The world’s richest investors have disclosed their multi-million-dollar moves in the U.S. stock market.

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Apple delaying AR glasses until 2022 would be bad for XR, but no shock

If you've held out hope for consumer-ready Apple AR glasses to hit stores next year, you (and your favorite app developers) will likely be disappointed.

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FirstVet, the video veterinarian service, raises €18.5M for international expansion

FirstVet, the Swedish startup that provides pet owners with on-demand video consultations with local, qualified veterinarians, has closed €18.5 million in Series B funding. The round is led by ... See more

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Inside StockX’s authentication center

Joshua Luber runs a sneaker empire valued at more than $1 billion, but he thinks they’re just now scratching the surface. The consumer marketplace recently expanded to include a fifth category ... See more

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「大麻特需」がやってくる!新たな金脈を前に日本はどうする?

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Travis Kalanick Sells 20% of His Stake in Uber After Lockup

Travis Kalanick sold about 20% of his stake in Uber Technologies Inc. last week.

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Softbank is getting exactly what it deserves, and it's thanks to something way bigger than WeWork

Softbank made investments hoping that its companies would turn into monopolies — a precarious bet. Thankfully for consumers it isn't paying off.

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These 2 States Are Sabotaging Their Respective Marijuana Industries

These billion-dollar markets are making it impossible for their cannabis industries to thrive.

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Was Bitcoin Created by This International Drug Dealer? Maybe!

The search for Satoshi Nakamoto has led down many rabbit holes. I went down another: the case of global criminal mastermind Paul LeRoux.

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Uber is entering the ads business

Uber will become an ad platform, selling space inside its Eats app to restaurants hoping to lure in more food delivery orders. A recent Uber job listing spotted by TechCrunch seeks an Uber Eats Ads ... See more

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Take a look at SoftBank's bizarre charts for its 'simple' plan to save WeWork

The SoftBank CEO laid out a 'simple' three-step plan that he said will right the ship at WeWork.

2 weeks ago

Why Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency is in Trouble.

When Facebook first announced it was getting into the crypto business—with a basically unregulated currency called Libra—the reaction from Wall Street and go...

2 weeks ago

Why Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency is in Trouble.

When Facebook first announced it was getting into the crypto business—with a basically unregulated currency called Libra—the reaction from Wall Street and go...

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Uber Eats Hopes Drones Can Lift It to Profitability

Uber reveals the design of a drone with six rotors that change position for vertical takeoffs and landings. It can stay aloft for 18 minutes, with a range of 18 miles.

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VC Ben Horowitz on WeWork, Uber and one cultural value his employees can’t break

Ben Horowitz, the co-founder of the venture firm Andreessen Horowitz, has a new book coming out this coming Monday titled “What You Do Is Who You Are,” which takes a look at how to create ... See more

2 weeks ago

The World Loses $400 Billion of Food Before It Reaches Stores

The world loses about $400 billion of food before it even gets delivered to stores, according to the United Nations.

3 weeks ago

The present and future of food tech investment opportunity

There is no bigger industry on our planet than food and agriculture. But despite a stalwart customer base, the food industry is facing unprecedented challenges in production, demands and regulation.

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3 weeks ago

Banks Must Act Now or Risk Becoming a ‘Footnote’: McKinsey

More than half of the world’s banks are already in a weak position before any downturn that may be coming, according to a report from consultancy McKinsey & Co.

3 weeks ago

WeWork’s Lifeline Could Wipe $39 Billion Off Its Valuation

The company has two proposals on the table to save it from ruin. Either would prove to be humbling.

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