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Nelson upvoted the following post 3 days ago:
7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - 4 days ago
“Alzheimer’s is open for business:” Controversial FDA approval could pave the way for future drugs
On Monday, a 17-year drought in the world of Alzheimer’s drugs ended with the FDA approval of Biogen’s Aduhlem (aducanumab). The controversy behind the FDA’s decision was considerable, but it doesn’t seem to be spooking drug developers who are now narrowing in on the dege...continued
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F4e69330da03b74c81cc5fa3f895fb24 Nelson @Nelson - 6 days ago
AI pioneer Raquel Urtasun launches self-driving technology startup with backing from Khosla, Uber...
One of the lingering mysteries from Uber’s sale of its Uber ATG self-driving unit to Aurora has been solved. Raquel Urtasun, the AI pioneer who was the chief scientist at Uber ATG, has launched a new startup called Waabi that is taking what she describes as a…
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Ac7d6ae4836b778c0e45d9f73deed0cb Delia @Delia - 10 days ago
Ford-owned Spin shakes up scooter business with new CEO, e-bikes and city strategy
Spin, the Ford-owned micromobility operator, has added a new CEO, launched a new strategy to capture market share and announced a plan to get back into bike share, although this time with an electric twist. The flurry of moves suggest that Spin is still trying to figure o...continued
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E156d09edb938373e3543d1b385a51d4 Felicita @Felicita - 11 days ago
TikTok called out for lack of ads transparency and for failing to police political payola
TikTok announced a ban on political advertising all the way back in 2019. So you’d be forgiven for thinking the ugly problem of democracy-denting political disinformation doesn’t apply inside its walled garden of dancing Gen Zers. But you’d be wrong.New research by Mozill...continued
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13026bc1164d1ff880b91138506d70e7 Ismael @Ismael - 11 days ago
Get business school-style training from home for under £100
Products featured here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission.TL;DR: The Ultimate All-Access Business Bundle is on sale for £70.67 as of June 3, saving you 95% on list price.G...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 11 days ago:
3fb9059c39d0a39c0a9f0cf17b7858fc Priscilla @Priscilla - 12 days ago
Joby Aviation targets parking garages for its aerial ridesharing network
Joby Aviation targets parking garages for its aerial ridesharing Aviation is partnering with one of the country’s largest parking garage operators and a real estate acquisition company to build out its network of vertiports, with an initial focus on Los Angeles, Miami, N...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 12 days ago:
147dc0c27c3cd291f5eab25bef76237a Americo @Americo - 13 days ago
Google's speedier internet standard is now an actual standard
One of Google's numerous efforts to speed up the internet is now available to everyone. CNET reports that the Internet Engineering Task Force has published Google's QUIC (Quick UDP Internet Connections) as an official internet standard, signalling that the faster data tra...continued
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2f3192374c3e88221a336dc5d319c4a3 Zetta @Zetta - 13 days ago
This Is How Artificial Intelligence Is Revolutionizing Influencer Marketing
AI is helping companies identify viable influencer-marketing channels and completely transforming the game. Free Book Preview: Brand Renegades Discover how two entrepreneurs used unconventional business strategies to turn their startup into a mult...continued
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37ec91099450fc2fc637c77e78953759 Anderson @Anderson - 13 days ago
The Mayor of Reno Is Betting Big on the Blockchain
+++lead-in-textHillary Schieve, the mayor of Reno, Nevada, takes my arm before we jaywalk across the street from City Hall. She continues clutching it as we traverse the gritty public plaza on the other side, and does not let go until we reach the foot, or rather fin, of ...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 13 days ago:
A83b4d2292ad0135445fc0a7644d14c3 Joe @Joe - 13 days ago
How rug makers turned a trendy pandemic hobby into a business
There are a few ways to make a rug by hand. Latch hooks and punch needles are very manual, creating one loop at a time. These methods are relatively affordable, but it'll take quite a bit of time to finish a full-sized rug — we’re talking multiple days or weeks for one ru...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 13 days ago:
7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - 14 days ago
Blockchain startup Propy plans first-ever auction of a real apartment as a collectible NFT
We previously wrote about Propy using blockchain technology to smooth real-world real estate sales by introducing the concept of smart contracts. Propy was the first blockchain startup to make that work. Now the company is pushing the boundaries again, by auctioning a rea...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 14 days ago:
29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - 14 days ago
LG has reportedly stopped making smartphones
LG has taken an important step toward shutting down its mobile business. The last LG phones have rolled off the production line and the company will no longer manufacture handsets after Monday, according to Asia Business Daily. Engadget has contacted LG for confirmation.T...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 16 days ago:
B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - 17 days ago
Raising a round? AngelList Venture CEO Avlok Kohli will share insights at TC Early Stage
Raising a round? AngelList Venture CEO Avlok Kohli will share insights at TC Early it like raising a round in 2021? How has it changed over the last few months, as some glimmer of normalcy seems, at least, within reach? What do early-stage founders (and investors!) need ...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 16 days ago:
725ac8c62bcc32f06195cf20b372a31a Muriel @Muriel - 17 days ago
Utah DOT pilots Blyncsy’s AI-powered road maintenance technology
If you drive past potholes and faded lane dividers on your morning commute to work, chances are you’ll continue to see such road blemishes until someone alerts the local department of transportation to the problem by filing a complaint. Utah-based startup Blyncsy wants to...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 16 days ago:
A59a299a48e660a4cad891f05afdefa8 Geovany @Geovany - 17 days ago
EU to review TikTok’s ToS after child safety complaints
TikTok has a month to respond to concerns raised by European consumer protection agencies earlier this year, EU lawmakers said today.The Commission has launched what it described as “a formal dialogue” with the video sharing platform over its commercial practices and poli...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 17 days ago:
1f7b605070774dac8bb3c859143de9d2 Jeffrey @Jeffrey - 18 days ago
Business Updates: How a Small Hedge Fund Beat Big Oil
Daily Business BriefingMay 27, 2021Updated May 27, 2021, 12:28 p.m. ETTreasury Secretary Janet Yellen said that her agency lacks sufficient resources to oversee an economic recovery that still has “a long road ahead” and called on Congress to provide her with more funds.C...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 17 days ago:
40e54b9707df84c11f580308a13132cb Hulda @Hulda - 18 days ago
The best Lenovo laptops for students, gamers, and business pros
All products featured here are independently selected by our editors and writers.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission.Whether you're a student looking for a simple Chromebook, or you need a laptop that's a little more f...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 17 days ago:
62b830bbc5092803336a4f6bb9370281 Manley @Manley - 18 days ago
How to Know an 'Entry Level' Job Is BS
Much like Millennials who graduated college in the Great Recession, the class of 2021 faces grim prospects in the job market (it’s still improved remarkably from last year’s COVID-stricken market, however). Or at least that’s how they feel, according to a new survey from ...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 19 days ago:
Eaf5ad4012b7eb20009963fdaea7d2c9 Cynthia @Cynthia - 20 days ago
AnyClip snaps up $47M for its video search and analytics technology
Video is, quite literally, what gets the world moving online these days, expected to account for 82% of all IP traffic this year. Today a startup that has built a set of tools to help better parse, index and ultimately discover that trove of content is announcing a big ro...continued
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 20 days ago
Light is the key to long-range, fully autonomous EVs
Nick Harris is a scientist, engineer, and the founder and CEO of Lightmatter, which manufactures photonic processors. Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) hold immense promise. At times, the headlines about the autonomous vehicle (AV) industry seem ominous, with a ...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 19 days ago:
5f2a5d252075b249ec8e8890761ce609 Arvid @Arvid - 20 days ago
Boost your business with this keyword and SEO course bundle
Products featured here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission.TL;DR: The Essential 2021 Keyword and SEO Mastery Bundle is on sale for £14.11 as of May 25, saving you 97% on li...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 19 days ago:
25dc49998970e9ad413d98493dfe5d6c Teagan @Teagan - 20 days ago
STEM’s Racial Reckoning Just Entered Its Most Crucial Phase
+++lead-in-textOne year later, the legacy of George Floyd’s murder continues to permeate the entirety of society. The slow, barbaric nature of his public execution and its associated images and sounds captured our attention like few events have, offering a turning point f...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 20 days ago:
40e54b9707df84c11f580308a13132cb Hulda @Hulda - 20 days ago
The best Dell laptops for gaming, business, and more
Whether you're a student, a gamer, a businessperson, or a creative professional, a laptop is basically one of the most essential items in your daily life. Heck, even if your line of work has nothing to do with using a computer, a laptop still comes in incredibly handy at ...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 20 days ago:
A59a299a48e660a4cad891f05afdefa8 Geovany @Geovany - 21 days ago
AT&T CEO John Stankey says it was ‘time to unleash’ WarnerMedia assets
ATT CEO John Stankey said Monday that the company’s focus on its connectivity business in the US meant it didn’t have the global reach to grow a global streaming business with WarnerMedia, and the company decided it was “time to unleash the media assets” of WarnerMedia to...continued
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Nelson upvoted the following post 20 days ago:
151d593186e8e56663df3ed32962360f Dayton @Dayton - 21 days ago
India Asks Social Media Platforms to Take Down References to 'Indian Variant' of Coronavirus: Report
India’s information technology ministry has reportedly sent notices to social media platforms asking them to censor content that refers to an “Indian variant” of the coronavirus. In a letter issued on Friday and reviewed by Reuters, India’s Ministry of Electronics and Inf...continued
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