Month: August 2018

Elon Musk reportedly became angry and headbutted a car at Tesla’s factory because the assembly line would stop … – Business Insider


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Elon Musk reportedly became angry and headbutted a car at Tesla’s factory because the assembly line would stop …
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A Tesla representative told Business Insider that Musk tapped the car with his head while wearing a safety hat to demonstrate that it didn’t pose a safety risk. The representative said the equipment Musk asked about was redundant and modified after

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California’s bail bondsmen say new law will ‘totally kill’ business: ‘This is bad’ – Fox News


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California’s bail bondsmen say new law will ‘totally kill’ business: ‘This is bad’
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LOS ANGELES – Sitting in his storefront office across the street from the Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail and Twin Towers Correctional Facility, Clay Potter isn’t sure how many of the dozen or so businesses he shares a cramped, sun-bleached strip …

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Why Coke is getting into the restaurant business – CNNMoney


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Why Coke is getting into the restaurant business
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On Friday, the company announced that it has agreed to buy UK coffee chain Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion. Content by MyFinance. This Incredible Card Offers 0% APR Until Nearly 2020 · Compare Online Savings Accounts! Start Saving Now! New: 60,000 …
‘A huge premium’: Here’s how analysts are reacting to Coca-Cola’s deal to buy Costa CoffeeBusiness Insider
Here’s why Coca-Cola is muscling into the coffee-shop business in a big wayMarketWatch

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Americans are flocking to these 15 cities where jobs are plentiful, salaries are rising and business is booming – CNBC


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Americans are flocking to these 15 cities where jobs are plentiful, salaries are rising and business is booming
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The survey took into account factors such as total number of available housing units, unemployment rate, median earnings for workers, number of business establishments and number of employees paid per pay period to determine which metro areas aren’t …

Trump says Google, Amazon, and Facebook may be ‘very antitrust’ but stops short of calling for a breakup of the firms – Business Insider


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Trump says Google, Amazon, and Facebook may be ‘very antitrust’ but stops short of calling for a breakup of the firms
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President Donald Trump said in an interview with Bloomberg on Thursday that Google, Amazon, and Facebook could represent a “very antitrust situation.” Trump has lobbed repeated attacks at Google in recent days over what he perceives as liberal bias in …
Trump’s new fake news: fake social mediaAxios
August 29, 2018 – TwitterTwitter

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Campbell Soup to Sell International Business and Fresh Unit – Wall Street Journal


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Campbell Soup to Sell International Business and Fresh Unit
Wall Street Journal
Divesting the international and fresh businesses would cut out a fifth of Campbell’s estimated revenue for the current fiscal year. The fresh and international businesses have drawn interest from several potential bidders including private-equity firms
Campbell Soup plans to sell international business and Fresh unitFox Business
Campbell Soup plans to sell international and fresh food businesses, remains ‘open’ to saleCNBC
Campbell is moving forward by going backCNNMoney
Philly.com –Fortune –Financial Times
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Microsoft to business partners: If you want to work with us, offer paid family leave – Washington Post


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Microsoft to business partners: If you want to work with us, offer paid family leave
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“We want to focus our resources on doing business with companies that share our values,” said Dev Stahlkopf, Microsoft’s corporate vice president and general counsel. Per the requirement, mothers and fathers who perform work for Microsoft — biological …

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Google’s secret weapon for protecting its employees email accounts is now available for everyone — and it only … – Business Insider


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Google’s secret weapon for protecting its employees email accounts is now available for everyone — and it only
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For businesses, campaigns, newsrooms, and other groups who handle sensitive data, this can be a big problem. All it takes is one employee who gets fooled to cause a bad breach. Many of the emails leaked during the last presidential campaign were …

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Andy Murray said ‘nobody knows the f—— rules’ at the US Open, claiming his opponent was controversially talking … – Business Insider


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Andy Murray said ‘nobody knows the f—— rules’ at the US Open, claiming his opponent was controversially talking
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Andy Murray is in utter disbelief that “nobody knows the f—— rules” at the US Open. The British tennis player lost his second round match against Fernando Verdasco on Wednesday, but made a foul-mouthed complaint to the chair umpire at the end of

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$71 billion Japanese giant Panasonic is pulling its European headquarters out of the UK — and Brexit is to blame – Business Insider


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$71 billion Japanese giant Panasonic is pulling its European headquarters out of the UK — and Brexit is to blame
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The move is being undertaken “to avoid potential tax issues” linked to Brexit, according to Japanese media organisation Nikkei. Panasonic’s announcement follows a warning from the Japanese business lobby that companies are “seriously concerned” about …
Panasonic to move Europe headquarters from UK to AmsterdamBBC News

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‘You can see the dripping of hate’: Inside the protest group at Facebook attacking its ‘intolerant’ liberal culture – Business Insider


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‘You can see the dripping of hate’: Inside the protest group at Facebook attacking its ‘intolerant’ liberal culture
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Reached for comment, Facebook spokesperson Bertie Thomson referred Business Insider to a statement issued Tuesday: “On Day 1 of Facebook’s new hire orientation in Menlo Park, everyone hears from our Chief Diversity Officer about the importance of …

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Cameroon Gaming Stars Train New Generation of Business Superheroes – Voice of America


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Cameroon Gaming Stars Train New Generation of Business Superheroes
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Today, Kiro’o’s online educational platform Rebuntu, launched in June last year, trains young Cameroonians to navigate obstacles in real-life business. “Our generation has the duty to bring something really new that will finally generate growth,” said

Conservative Facebook employees are organizing to attack the liberal company’s ‘intolerant’ culture – Business Insider


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Conservative Facebook employees are organizing to attack the liberal company’s ‘intolerant’ culture
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Facebook has grappled with how to approach dissent by conservative employees before. As Business Insider previously reported in 2017, a group called “Facebook Anon” where employees could chat anonymously morphed into a hub for conservative, …

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Donald Trump is right about Google — but for the wrong reason – Business Insider


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Donald Trump is right about Google — but for the wrong reason
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Lots of companies, of course, keep their core business methodology or intellectual property secret (think of Coca-Cola’s famously secret recipe). But Google isn’t just any company. It dominates web search; depending on how you look at the market, its
Trump’s anti-Google tweet is now official White House businessThe Week Magazine
Trump says Google rigs search results, hides conservative newsFox Business
August 28, 2018 – TwitterTwitter
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‘These are violent people’: Trump reportedly told Christian leaders there would be ‘violence’ if the GOP lost in … – Business Insider


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‘These are violent people’: Trump reportedly told Christian leaders there would be ‘violence’ if the GOP lost in
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President Donald Trump on Monday night reportedly told evangelical Christian leaders there would be “violence” if Republicans lost their majority in Congress as a result of November’s midterm elections. “You’re one election away from losing everything

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Meet Warren Buffett’s New Business Partner: India’s Youngest Billionaire – Forbes


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Meet Warren Buffett’s New Business Partner: India’s Youngest Billionaire
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Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has his first business partner in India. His conglomerate, Berkshire Hathaway, has acquired a stake in One97 Communications, the parent company of Paytm, a digital payments firm. A representative for Paytm confirmed
Warren Buffett Agrees on Backing India’s PaytmBloomberg
‘Oracle of Omaha,’ Warren Buffett in talks for a slice of PaytmEconomic Times
Warren Buffett set to pick up stake in PaytmLivemint

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Amazon-Whole Foods one year later: The grocery business will never be the same – CNNMoney


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Amazon-Whole Foods one year later: The grocery business will never be the same
CNNMoney
Whole Foods doesn’t look much different since Amazon bought it a year ago. Salmon and avocados are a little cheaper. Shoppers are greeted by ads for Echos. Workers wear uniforms with the light blue Prime logo. To find the big changes, look at the rest
Kroger launches online delivery for AtlantaAtlanta Journal Constitution
Kroger Grocery Delivery – InstacartInstacart
Kroger Launches ShipPR Newswire

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If you have a Yahoo account your emails have probably been scanned to figure out what you buy — and they may have … – Business Insider


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If you have a Yahoo account your emails have probably been scanned to figure out what you buy — and they may have …
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Oath — the Verizon business that includes Yahoo and AOL — scans user emails for ad targeting, The Wall Street Journal reported. The practice isn’t new, but Oath has recently been pitching advertisers a service that scans more than 200 million inboxes
Yahoo, Bucking Industry, Scans Emails for Data to Sell AdvertisersWall Street Journal

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The CEO of the company that makes ‘Fortnite’ spent days attacking Google for scoring ‘cheap PR points’ by exposing a … – Business Insider


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The CEO of the company that makes ‘Fortnite’ spent days attacking Google for scoring ‘cheap PR points’ by exposing a …
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The CEO of Epic Games, the game studio that makes the battle-royale game “Fortnite,” has accused Google of irresponsibly exposing a flaw in the game’s security to score “cheap PR points.” “Fortnite” came to Android phones this summer, and Epic Games …
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The initial release of the Fortnite Installer was vunerable to a – Issue Tracker – GoogleIssue Tracker – Google
Epic Games’ FortniteEpic Games

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2 photos show how different it is visiting Portugal in the high season vs. the low season – Business Insider


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2 photos show how different it is visiting Portugal in the high season vs. the low season
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Tourism is booming in Portugal. The Livraria Lello bookstore in Porto is one of the world’s oldest bookstores, frequently ranked as one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world, and a top place to visit in Portugal. On a recent visit to Livraria

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NASA’s longest-lived robot on Mars isn’t calling home. Here’s why there’s a chance it could be dying. – Markets Insider


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NASA’s longest-lived robot on Mars isn’t calling home. Here’s why there’s a chance it could be dying.
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A representative at NASA told Business Insider there is “no update” on the rover’s status, which means the agency has yet to hear back. This is one of the longest periods a solar-powered robot has ever hibernated on Mars to conserve energy. Opportunity

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