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Google made an elaborate 16-bit video game that pays homage to Japan hosting the Olympics, and you can play it for free right now

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

"Doodle Champion Island Games" is Google's Olympics-themed game that's free on the Google homepage. Google In honor of the Olympics, Google just turned its homepage into a...
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As The Tokyo Olympics Begin, U.S. Companies Are Moving Forward With Campaigns Despite The Pandemic

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Toyota made waves earlier this week when it pulled Olympic ads in Japan ahead of the Summer Games, but many other marketers say they still plan to compete.
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10 ways the delayed 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be different from the Games of years past

1 day ago   |   Fast Company   |   5 articles

The embattled Games kick off Friday, after more than a year in limbo. The embattled 2020 Tokyo Olympics -pushed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic but still bearing last...
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Asian markets mixed after modest gains on Wall St

1 day ago   |   Chron

BANGKOK - Asian markets were mixed on Friday after major indexes edged higher on Wall Street, preserving their gains for the week. Hong Kong and Shanghai fell while Sydney and...
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Do I need to subscribe to see the Olympics? Here's how to watch the 2021 games in Tokyo

2 days ago   |   Fast Company   |   2 articles

Here's a quick-and-dirty cheatsheet for Olympics fans who want to watch or stream the 2021 Tokyo Games. Prepare yourself for a couple weeks of spoilers: The Olympics are...
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Best's Market Segment Report: AM Best Maintains Stable Outlook on Japan's Non-Life Insurance Market

2 days ago   |   A.M. Best   |   4 articles

AM Best is holding its stable market segment outlook on Japan's non-life insurance industry, predominantly driven by carriers' profitable underwriting performance amid the...
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What dodging North Korean missiles taught me about shooting down Kim Jong Un's growing arsenal

What dodging North Korean missiles taught me about shooting down Kim Jong Un's growing arsenal

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As a South Korean military interpreter participating in a combined exercise with the US on August 29, 2017, my day began with a jolt, as a North Korean...
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Skipping the Olympics Is ‘Not an Option' for Many Advertisers

3 days ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Companies have spent more than $1 billion on ads timed to the Tokyo Games, which will take place in empty arenas as the pandemic lingers.
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Most Americans believe today's children will be poorer than their parents, Pew finds

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Shaunl / Getty Images The economy might finally be rebounding from the pandemic, but not for everyone. A new Pew Research Center survey found that respondents think kids will...
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Japan to boost renewable energy to meet emissions target

3 days ago   |   Chron

TOKYO - Japan aims to drastically increase its renewable energy use and reduce fossil fuel consumption over the next decade as its pushes to meet its ambitious emissions...
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