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 2021-10-21 11:03 

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Tesla's new insurance uses an owner's car to decide how likely they are to crash...

Quartz is a guide to the new global economy for people in business who are excited by change. We cover business, economics, markets, finance, technology, science, design, and fashion....

 2021-10-21 10:12 

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India's billion Covid-19 vaccinations seem astounding, until we look at the global context...

India's administered roughly 15% of the world's Covid-19 doses. Yet, it has some distance to cover....

 2021-10-21 09:01 

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Kat Norton's spiritual journey to becoming a Microsoft Excel influencer...

Miss Excel has become a TikTok star just by sharing spreadsheet tips....

 2021-10-21 09:00 

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Netflix wants you to actually play 'Squid Game'...

Growth is slowing in North America for Netflix, so it's looking to leverage its shows like Squid Game, Stranger Things, and the Witcher....

 2021-10-21 08:56 

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China is both unleashing and restricting market forces to secure its energy supplies...

After deregulating coal-fired electricity prices, China's state planner intends to intervene directly on coal prices....

 2021-10-21 08:55 

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An uproar over a Fabindia commercial highlights the challenges facing Indian brands...

The row over Urdu comes at a time when India's government has been gloating over its ease of business ranking....

 2021-10-20 22:03 

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A deal valuing Spanx at $1.2 billion was brokered by an all-female team...

Quartz is a guide to the new global economy for people in business who are excited by change. We cover business, economics, markets, finance, technology, science, design, and fashion....

 2021-10-20 19:41 

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The price of US turkeys has nearly doubled in two years...

Thanksgiving turkeys will be more expensive this year amid inflated food costs....

 2021-10-20 18:09 

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The reason Chile is one of the most overstudied country by economists...

A review of papers published in the Journal of Economic Development shows big disparities in which countries get studied, and by whom....

 2021-10-20 17:25 

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Facebook doesn't need a new name. It needs new people....

Mark Zuckerberg's rebranding won't eliminate the troubling posts that the Facebook whistleblower discussed with Congress: posts that circulate fake news, political propaganda, misogyny, and racist hate speech....

 2021-10-20 17:02 

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The vaccine mandate for New York City workers no longer includes an option to test...

The mandate requires that all New York City employees be vaccinated for covid-19, and does not include an option to test....

 2021-10-20 16:26 

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A Netflix boss isn't sorry about Chappelle—but he is sorry about how he handled the fallout...

The Closer will continue streaming on Netflix, Ted Sarandos insists....

 2021-10-20 13:51 

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The EndSARS memorial was a defiant remembrance of a Nigerian tragedy...

Young Nigerians turned out for the first anniversary of the Nigerian Army's shooting of EndSARS protesters in 2020....

 2021-10-20 13:45 

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Foreign brands are getting caught in China's online gender wars...

Global companies who have been associated with Yang Li, a controversial female comic, have faced a backlash from men in China....

 2021-10-20 12:13 

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The US crackdown on stablecoins is targeting Tether first...

The US government is trying to regulate stablecoins in a consumer protection push...

 2021-10-20 11:11 

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A bit of boredom can help us fight our burnout epidemic...

Logging into a meditation app or that lunch-and-learn on mindfulness is often just another thing to do for stressed out employees. Instead, companies must give people the permission to step away—with room to be bored....

 2021-10-20 09:00 

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A shocking number of US nurses are quitting, but a majority would stay for more money...

Almost half of all US nurses want to quit, but most would stay for more money....

 2021-10-20 07:56 

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India's consumer confidence improves as the festive season nudges household spending...

Indians are turning cautiously hopeful about their economy this festive season....

 2021-10-20 07:00 

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A new Showmax documentary dispels myths about traveling around Africa...

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 2021-10-20 06:14 

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India's second wave of Covid-19 may have protected it from a devastating third wave...

While being infected with Covid-19 once is not necessarily a permanent shield against re-infection, it does help...

 2021-10-20 04:01 

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A city in Spain will begin naming heatwaves...

A new initiative in Seville will develop a system to name and categorize heatwaves....

 2021-10-19 19:43 

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The Chappelle controversy is a test of what kind of workplace Netflix wants to be...

At least 1,000 Netflix employees plan to participate in a walkout prompted by concerns over transphobia in Chappelle's latest comedy special,...

 2021-10-19 19:09 

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Bitcoin closed in on record high after US bitcoin ETF starts trading...

Scores of crypto tokens rallied after...

 2021-10-19 18:54 

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What does a zero-carbon shipping fleet look like?...

Amazon, IKEA, and other top retailers are pledging to use only zero-carbon shipping by 2040....

 2021-10-19 17:23 

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A small business is blooming out of Rise Gardens...

The two-year-old company has created one of the most popular indoor, in-home garden products in the United States....

 2021-10-19 17:05 

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Apple has broken up with Intel—but Intel wants to get back together...

After using Intel chips for 15 years, Apple is making its own. But Intel may lure Apple back with its chip foundry services....

 2021-10-19 17:04 

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Why Zillow had to stop buying new homes...

The company blamed a relatable problem for anyone who has tried to buy or sell a house in the US during the pandemic....

 2021-10-19 16:57 

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What my wife and I learned about telling the boss you're pregnant...

Sharing news about your pregnancy with your employer can be a daunting prospect, but companies that react well will get repaid in loyalty....

 2021-10-19 15:00 

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22 startups (trying to) decarbonize the world...

For most of us, reducing our carbon footprint looks like driving less, eating less meat, or wasting less food. But some are turning to another tactic: carbon offsets....

 2021-10-19 13:16 

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Some of Africa's largest banks are using a new blockchain-based payments processor...

Nigeria-based Appzone has launched a blockchain-based switch for processing intra-African payments that will use a stablecoin....

 2021-10-19 12:56 

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Fewer than 100,000 households will benefit from the UK government's heat pump subsidy...

Critics feel the grants will have nowhere near the substantial impact needed on the government's climate ambitions....

 2021-10-19 10:52 

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Xi Jinping's vision for China does not involve workers "lying flat"...

In an opinion piece published last week, the Chinese president laid out a blueprint for his...

 2021-10-19 10:00 

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How will Joe Biden's spending plans affect inflation?...

There may be objections to the spending program, but it's not out of the ordinary in context of the American budget....

 2021-10-19 09:05 

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Back from the dead, G4TV looks to cash in on the gaming craze it helped create...

G4TV's returns adds another major player to esports, to compete with Twitch and YouTube....

 2021-10-19 09:00 

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How free school lunches lower grocery prices for everyone...

A new paper found US free school lunch programs put downward pressure on grocery prices....

 2021-10-19 06:00 

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Traveling to the UK is a UX design nightmare...
 2021-10-19 04:02 

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CAPTCHA: Made you look...

How a test to stop bots from gunking up the internet and train AI became part of our everyday lives....

 2021-10-19 03:46 

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India's granaries are overflowing, but it still has a hunger problem...

India's government has called the global hunger ranking's methodology "shocking" and "unscientific."...

 2021-10-18 21:41 

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The chances of having a C-section are shaped by a doctor's previous patient...

Doctors are more likely to choose to deliver a baby via a C-section if they struggled with a vaginal delivery with their previous patient, a new study shows....

 2021-10-18 21:15 

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Unloading container ships faster in the US is pushing supply chain woes onto trucks...

Getting goods off ships faster just highlights troubles in another part of the overburdened supply chain....

 2021-10-18 21:10 

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Vienna's museums are moving their censored nude images to OnlyFans...

After being censored by social media sites, Vienna found a new online home for its nudes....

 2021-10-18 20:41 

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Why are US beef prices soaring?...

Ongoing labor shortages, supply chain issues, and weather conditions are causing beef prices to skyrocket....

 2021-10-18 18:07 

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Watch: How to come up with your next idea...

Stanford d.school executive director Sarah Stein Greenberg offers tips on how to open your mind to the inputs and insights that will lead to good ideas....

 2021-10-18 16:28 

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The COP26 climate summit has corporate sponsors—and they're already demanding changes...

In a letter, the companies sponsoring the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow have made a host of demands and complaints, as if the summit were a trade fair rather than a multilateral conference....

 2021-10-18 16:04 

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African rugby teams will have to face each other in France to qualify for the next Rugby World Cup...

Rugby Africa's decision raises questions about the independence of the sport in the continent and its commitment to promoting local sports and infrastructure....

 2021-10-18 15:48 

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I don't recognize my own country anymore in Ghana's new anti-gay bill...

Ghana's proposed bill, among other horrors, prescribes up to five years in prison and torture in the form of "conversion therapy" (a debunked practice) for LGBTQ+ Ghanaians....

 2021-10-18 14:22 

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Does the SEC's green light for a bitcoin ETF mark the peak?...

Quartz is a guide to the new global economy for people in business who are excited by change. We cover business, economics, markets, finance, technology, science, design, and fashion....

 2021-10-18 09:51 

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The Indian government is testing blockchain technology to streamline its logistics industry...

If this test run succeeds, the initiative may be launched across India....

 2021-10-18 09:00 

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Rich countries can't fix supply chains without fixing climate finance...

Rich countries have an economic interest in financing climate adaptation in poor countries....

 2021-10-18 08:56 

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China's GDP data shows the damage to its economy from "black swan" events...

Third-quarter results show the country continues to grapple with events ranging from power shortage to a developer liquidity crunch....

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