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Whisky redemption: Biden administration lifts hated tariffs on Scotland?s most famous export

03/04/2021

Scottish whisky producers got pulled into Trump's trade war in 2019 as part of a 17-year-old trade dispute that had nothing to do with the famed cocktail. Read More

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Jack Dorsey’s Square is acquiring a big stake in Jay-Z’s Tidal

03/04/2021

Here’s why the Square-Tidal deal actually makes sense Read More

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Netflix pledges $5 million to train and mentor female filmmakers

03/04/2021

The company hired female directors for 23% of its films in 2018 and 2019. Read More

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State-by-state map: Georgia and D.C. lag in COVID vaccine rollout

03/04/2021

Biden says the U.S. will have supply for all adults by end of May. Read More

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In China, COVID-19 sparked a digital health care boom

03/04/2021

One platform is administering 830,000 consultations a day. Read More

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Easy come, easy go

03/04/2021

Dan Gilbert made $32 billion on a sudden burst of interest in Rocket Companies, then immediately lost most of it. Read More

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The markets have an Achilles heel: twitchy bond yields

03/04/2021

U.S. futures are sinking again on Thursday, following Asia and Europe lower. Read More

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Is more communication driving the conversation, or just driving us crazy?

03/03/2021

It's not your imagination: We have more apps to check, and are checking them more frequently than ever. Read More

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In his first earnings call as Stellantis CEO, Carlos Tavares doubles down on EVs and China

03/03/2021

Stellantis, formed from the merger of Fiat Chrysler and PSA, sees improved profits even as it charts an ambitious plan to invest in EV models. Read More

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Remembering Vernon Jordan

03/03/2021

Jordan's death adds to the tally of passed civil rights leaders. But as legislators move to restrict the vote, his fight goes on. Read More

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The work of art in the age of blockchain reproduction

03/03/2021

Digital artworks backed by so-called NFTs are selling for millions, even though you can copy them for free. Why? Read More

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The death of a venture capital program focused on profitability

03/03/2021

Indie.vc has called it quits. It’s the end of a profitability experiment Read More

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Will the Olsen twins? fashion label survive the pandemic?

03/03/2021

Reflecting on what they've accomplished, it's hard to bet against them. Read More

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The impact of remote work

03/03/2021

The COVID lockdown is a great social experiment. What will its lessons be? Read More

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Bitcoin and global stocks bounce back

03/03/2021

U.S. futures have been climbing all morning, following Europe and Asia higher. Read More

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It only looks simple: the complex human decisions behind an ?easy? A.I. use case

03/02/2021

Chanel chose to use synthetic data and on-device processing to avoid ethical and legal pitfalls Read More

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SPACs just had a record-setting monster month

03/02/2021

SPACs are going to the moon 🚀🚀🚀 Read More

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Frida?s Golden Globes ad about breastfeeding is a much-needed reality check

03/02/2021

Frida's new spot provides a more honest portrayal of new motherhood. Read More

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Zoom keeps zooming

03/02/2021

Zoom's fourth-quarter earnings wowed again. How long will the boom last? Read More

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Nike executive leaves the company after report surfaces of her son?s sneaker-reseller business

03/02/2021

The vice president and general manager of North America, departed Monday, effective immediately, Nike said in a brief statement. Read More

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The warning light is flashing on this closely watched Wall Street indicator

03/02/2021

U.S. futures point to a weak open on Tuesday. Read More

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Which U.S. company has the most tangible assets on its books?

03/02/2021

AT&T is only in second place. Read More

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Carbon emissions rise again after pandemic-led historic drop

03/02/2021

Recovering economies lead to a surge in pollution as carbon emissions rise in December, according to data from International Energy Agency Read More

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GameStop won’t stop Robinhood from launching its IPO bid

03/01/2021

Robinhood could file for an IPO as soon as this month. Good idea? Bad idea? Read More

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A.I. drone maker Skydio takes off

03/01/2021

It's unicorn status for the maker of A.I.-piloted drones. Read More

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Former French president Sarkozy found guilty of corruption charges

03/01/2021

The 66-year-old was also sentenced to a one-year prison term. Read More

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The all-male board is alive and well for private companies

03/01/2021

A new report by Him for Her and Crunchbase finds that nearly half of late-stage private company boards don't include any women. Read More

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Streaming giants come up big winners at the Golden Globes

03/01/2021

Netflix especially dominated, with “The Crown” and “Queen’s Gambit,” grabbing a handful of awards at the ceremony. Read More

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Twitter has not been playing the Kremlin?s game

03/01/2021

Twitter, which faces potentially heavy fines, is increasingly caught between regulations. Read More

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Is Big Tech poised for a big rally?

03/01/2021

U.S. futures are rebounding on Monday morning, led by Big Tech. Read More

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