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The biggest hurdle to Facebook's bold vision for AR glasses is trust

33 minutes ago   |   Fast Company

The project's chief scientist speaks about the challenges of creating a computing system that integrates with your world-in the hope that you might eventually trust Facebook...
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Russia's biggest lender Sberbank wants to transform into Big Tech company

Russia's biggest lender Sberbank wants to transform into Big Tech company

1 hour ago   |   RT

In a major strategy shift, Sberbank, the most popular Russian lender, wants to build its own ecosystem going far beyond the world of finance and to be known not just as a bank...
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Secretive data-miner Palantir could fetch a $22 billion price-tag at its market debut next week, WSJ says

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters Palantir, the secretive technology firm, could fetch a $22 billion price-tag at its planned market debut on September 30, the Wall Street Journal reported...
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This new Southeast Asian fund has its eye on Chinese cross-border firms

2 hours ago   |   Tech Crunch

As U.S.-China relations remain tense, Southeast Asia becomes the darling for investors and tech companies from both sides as they seek overseas expansion. Behemoths like Google...
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Open source chip tech RISC-V could be a major beneficiary of Arm's $40 billion sale to Nvidia

Open source chip tech RISC-V could be a major beneficiary of Arm's $40 billion sale to Nvidia

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement US chip maker Nvidia's $40 billion mega-deal to acquire chip designer Arm sent shockwaves through the semiconductor industry when it was announced...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifying social-distance style before a House Judiciary subcommittee in July 2020 Photo by Graeme JENNINGS / POOL / AFP via Getty Images Good...
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Indonesian cloud kitchen startup Yummy gets $12 million Series B led by SoftBank Ventures Asia

6 hours ago   |   Tech Crunch

Yummy Corporation , which claims to be the largest cloud kitchen management company in Indonesia, has raised $12 million in Series B funding, led by SoftBank Ventures Asia...
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Writer Anand Giridharadas on tech's billionaires: “Are they even on the same team as us?”

9 hours ago   |   Tech Crunch

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, America's roughly 640 billionaires have seen their fortunes soar by $845 billion in combined assets or 29% collectively, widening...
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The eSIM maker powering Xiaomi's IoT devices raises $15M

10 hours ago   |   Tech Crunch

Connectivity is vital to a future managed and shaped by smart hardware, and Chinese startup Showmac Tech is proposing eSIMs as the infrastructure solution for seamless and...
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Daily Crunch: Amazon unveils its own game-streaming platform

Daily Crunch: Amazon unveils its own game-streaming platform

12 hours ago   |   Tech Crunch   |   2 articles

Amazon announces a new game service and plenty of hardware upgrades, tech companies team up against app stores and United Airlines tests a program for rapid COVID-19 testing...
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The Latest: Moscow asks elderly to stay home amid new surge

The Latest: Moscow asks elderly to stay home amid new surge

MOSCOW - Moscow authorities have issued a recommendation for the elderly to stay at home and for employers to allow as many people as possible to work remotely, following a... Read more ...

Small Employers No. 1: Northwestern Mutual Goodwin, Wright employees stay...

Small Employers No. 1: Northwestern Mutual Goodwin, Wright employees stay healthy at work and home

Northwestern Mutual Goodwin, Wright investment operations assistant Theo James credits his company's wellness program for making an “incredible impact” on his physical and... Read more ...

Trade deal between US & India unlikely in next 4 years, says former White...

Trade deal between US & India unlikely in next 4 years, says former White House economic adviser

Despite India being an important partner for the United States geopolitically, a bilateral free trade agreement is unlikely to be reached soon regardless of who wins the... Read more ...

London is closing in on New York's ranking as the world's number 1 financial...

London is closing in on New York's ranking as the world's number 1 financial center, this survey says

Summary List Placement London is catching up with New York as the world's top financial center, according to the most recent Global Financial Centres Index. The British capital... Read more ...

No. 1 Large Employer: Supreme Lending turns employees into 'Supremers for life'

No. 1 Large Employer: Supreme Lending turns employees into 'Supremers for life'

In the second quarter of 2020, U.S. lenders issued $1.1 trillion in home loans. According to the Mortgage Bankers Association, this is the largest quarterly origination tally... Read more ...

No. 2 Medium Employer: The people at ARCO really make the company

No. 2 Medium Employer: The people at ARCO really make the company

One industry that's found a silver lining during COVID-19 is warehousing and distribution services. Before the pandemic hit, just-in-time inventory systems, which align orders... Read more ...

No. 3 Large Employer: At JE Dunn, employees take care of each other like family

No. 3 Large Employer: At JE Dunn, employees take care of each other like family

When COVID-19 forced the City of Atlanta into lockdown in early March, there was a lot of confusion around what that meant for the construction industry. Was construction... Read more ...

Secretive data-miner Palantir could fetch a $22 billion price-tag at its...

Secretive data-miner Palantir could fetch a $22 billion price-tag at its market debut next week, WSJ says

Summary List Placement Palantir, the secretive technology firm, could fetch a $22 billion price-tag at its planned market debut on September 30, the Wall Street Journal... Read more ...

If Trump bypassed the FDA on a COVID-19 vaccine it could 'upend' the...

If Trump bypassed the FDA on a COVID-19 vaccine it could 'upend' the traditional approval structure and erode the public's trust in the executive agency, expert says

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump suggested on Wednesday that the White House could bypass the US Food and Drug Administration on approving a coronavirus... Read more ...

Asian shares gain, cheered by US rally on hopes for stimulus

Asian shares gain, cheered by US rally on hopes for stimulus

TOKYO - Asian shares advanced Friday, cheered by a modest rally on Wall Street and rising hopes for fresh stimulus for the U.S. economy. Read more ...