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GM to temporarily lay off 1,300 workers in Canada: CNBC

53 seconds ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

General Motors Co plans to temporarily lay off 1,300 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowdown at United States plants during the United Auto...
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Luigi Colani, 91, Designer of Fanciful and Futuristic Objects, Dies

3 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Better known for far-out prototypes than actual products, he was seen by his admirers as a visionary in an unimaginative world.
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The man who built Canopy Growth into the world's biggest cannabis grower before being ousted told us why he picked pet-food CBD and psychedelics for his next ventures

The man who built Canopy Growth into the world's biggest cannabis grower before being ousted told us why he picked pet-food CBD and psychedelics for his next ventures

21 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

Bruce Linton, the former Canopy Growth CEO, is pursuing a number of new ventures, both inside and outside of the cannabis space . He'll be taking on new positions as the...
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4 Amazing ECommerce Contest Ideas

4 Amazing ECommerce Contest Ideas

23 minutes ago   |   Business 2 Community

Here at Wishpond, we've seen a lot of contests and giveaways, across industries and budget sizes. Some have been wildly successful, and others - not so much. What makes a...
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It might seem like travel bloggers write off lavish vacations and luxurious meals without a thought, but the reality is more complicated

It might seem like travel bloggers write off lavish vacations and luxurious meals without a thought, but the reality is more complicated

33 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Thinking of starting a travel blog so you can write off all your family vacations? Think again. The IRS posts specific requirements that dictate whether your blog is a business...
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Survivalists are buying underground doomsday bunkers to prep for the apocalypse. Here's what they look like

Survivalists are buying underground doomsday bunkers to prep for the apocalypse. Here's what they look like

33 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The threat of climate disasters and nuclear attacks have prompted some wealthy survivalists to purchase doomsday shelters - properties that could help them survive a...
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It's the US Air Force's 72nd birthday - here are 33 photos of it doing what it does best

It's the US Air Force's 72nd birthday - here are 33 photos of it doing what it does best

33 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The US Air Force turns 72 on Wednesday. US air forces have served under a number of different designations, but the Air Force itself was officially founded September 18...
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Stephen Curry Brings SC30 Inc. to Disrupt SF

33 minutes ago   |   Tech Crunch

Startup founders are hard-pressed to find the right investors - not only to fund their businesses but to help their businesses grow. These days, investors represent a variety...
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Video ad company Eyeview names Rob Deichert as its new CEO

Video ad company Eyeview names Rob Deichert as its new CEO

33 minutes ago   |   Tech Crunch   |   2 articles

After 13 years at the helm of video advertising company Eyeview , founder Oren Harnevo is stepping down as CEO. The company's new chief executive is Rob Deichert , who was most...
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AIA: "Substantial Decline in Architecture Billings"

AIA: "Substantial Decline in Architecture Billings"

43 minutes ago   |   Calculated Risk

Note: This index is a leading indicator primarily for new Commercial Real Estate investment. From the AIA: Substantial Decline in Architecture Billings Demand for design...
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Housing Starts increase to 1.364 Million Annual Rate in August, Highest in...

Housing Starts increase to 1.364 Million Annual Rate in August, Highest in 12 Years

From the Census Bureau: Permits, Starts and Completions Housing Starts: Privately‐owned housing starts in August were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,364,000. This is... Read more ...

PlayVS raises $50 million more for high school esports platform

PlayVS raises $50 million more for high school esports platform

PlayVS has raised $50 million for its platform for high school esports. The round means that the Los Angeles company has raised $96 million in 15 months. Read more ...

The investment chief at $1.5 trillion Prudential Financial told us which...

The investment chief at $1.5 trillion Prudential Financial told us which sectors she's targeting to beat a stock market that looks 'overbought'

Prudential Financial chief market strategist Quincy Krosby says investors should still be willing to take some risks even though stocks look expensive and trade war fears... Read more ...

Facebook is launching a $149 camera that sits next to your TV and lets you...

Facebook is launching a $149 camera that sits next to your TV and lets you video chat with your WhatsApp and Messenger friends

On Wednesday, Facebook unveiled a host of new devices that it says are right in line with its overall mission of connecting people. The devices include a redesigned version of... Read more ...

Google's parental control software Family Link gains much-needed features

Google's parental control software Family Link gains much-needed features

Google's parental control software, Family Link , is getting a noteworthy update today with the addition of new features that will allow parents to limit screen time per app... Read more ...

Uber will study Dallas as its possible next self-driving car market

Uber will study Dallas as its possible next self-driving car market

Uber Uber plans to study Dallas' streets to potentially roll out self-driving car tests in the Texas city. The company says it will send manual drivers in November to collect... Read more ...

The batch of companies IPOing in 2019 is the least profitable since the tech...

The batch of companies IPOing in 2019 is the least profitable since the tech bubble, Goldman Sachs finds

AP Photo/Richard Drew This year's class of IPOs is expected to be the least profitable of any year since the height of the tech bubble in 1999, according to Goldman Sachs... Read more ...

Job seekers who came out to Amazon Career Day reveal why they braved long...

Job seekers who came out to Amazon Career Day reveal why they braved long, 'haphazard' lines and a crowded tent to hear about working at the e-commerce giant

Thousands of people waited in hour-long lines in Arlington, Virginia, on Tuesday to participate in Amazon Career Day. We spoke with several people in line who expressed a mix... Read more ...

Major Red Flag: The Fed Shocks Everyone With An Emergency Intervention In...

Major Red Flag: The Fed Shocks Everyone With An Emergency Intervention In The Repo Market For The First Time Since 2008

For the very first time since the last financial crisis, the Federal Reserve has been forced to conduct an emergency intervention in the repo market. I know that a lot of... Read more ...

'The early stages of a collapse': The stock market is undergoing a ruthless...

'The early stages of a collapse': The stock market is undergoing a ruthless shift that reminds JPMorgan of a seemingly invincible trade that blew up in 2018

Marko Kolanovic, JPMorgan's global head of quantitative and derivatives strategy, thinks the recent spike in oil prices will accelerate the decline of one of the market's... Read more ...