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Five-Story New York City Penthouse With Private Pool And Hot Tub Lists For $98 Million

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 20:02
A five-floor, 19,000-square-foot penthouse north of Madison Square Park in Manhattan, featuring more than 3,5000 square feet of outdoor space with a private lap pool and glass-walled hot tub, has hit the market for $98 million, making it one of the priciest condos on the market in New York City.
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Municipal Digital Twins Can Transform City Planning

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 19:56
Urban planning has always faced challenges. Its planning takes place behind closed doors and is a bureaucratic process. Urban plans must be defended to the public, but communication with citizens that lack specialized knowledge is difficult.
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Cresco Labs Unveils New Social Equity Initiative For Legal Pot Industry

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 19:39
Cresco Labs, a vertical multistate cannabis operator, recently unveils a social equity initiative for the legal cannabis industry.
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Yes, Electric Cars Will Be Cheaper

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 19:08
A combination of key policies and market expansion can quickly tip the scales in favor of EVs—making them a powerful tool to reduce climate change, improve air quality, create jobs, and save a truckload of money on the road to a cleaner future.
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Why The Founder Of Girls' Night In Left Her Tech Career To Reimagine Self-Care

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 19:00
The founder of self-care newsletter and platform Girls' Night In, Alisha Ramos, left the tech world to launch her side hustle in 2017. Find out how she's creating a sense of community with Girls' Night In and how she raised a pre-seed round of $500,000.
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China Developers Building Six Flags-Sized Gamer Theme Park

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 18:50
Orlando-based ITEC Entertainment designing new China theme park targeting the country's video game fans and the growing market for esports.
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The $11 Million Libel Verdict Against Oberlin College Is A Threat To Colleges Nationwide

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 18:46
The huge libel verdict against Oberlin College stemming from student protests over alleged racial profiling by a local business threatens freedom of speech.
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This Summer's Travel Essentials

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 17:39
Everything you need for a terrific trip
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Equinox Disrupts The In-Room Dining Game

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 17:20
Equinox came up with a unique in-room dining menu that revives, rests, and nourishes.
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Restructuring Rivals: Behind The Scenes Of Jay Alix's War On McKinsey

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 17:20
Global consulting giant McKinsey created a new division in 2010 with a focus on companies in distress. Nearly a decade later, McKinsey has been forced to disgorge millions of dollars in fees – and to spend millions more defending itself – as Alix wages a campaign to change the way it does business.
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Blockchain Startup Makes Wireless Internet Cheaper, Lands Lime Scooters And Nestle As Clients

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 17:00
Helium's new Hotspot runs on "LongFi” technology that can extend 200 times farther than a standard WiFi connection, with only 50 to 100 devices needed to cover an entire city.
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Uber Snags Airport Landing Pads For Its Air Taxis And A Partner To Run Its Skyports

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 16:50
Airport service will be key to Uber's planned urban air taxi business. The company has struck a partnership with Signature Flight Support to use its private jet terminals at major airports, and for Signature to handle ground operations and maintenance for its fleet at all its skyports.
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When Getting Fired Is Actually The Best Thing For Your Career

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 16:09
What if the uncertainty and chaos that comes from getting fired actually leads you to a dream career? For Dawn Kelly, KC Kavanagh, and Will Day getting fired turned out to be a blessing in disguise.
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Uber Eats To Test Flying Food To Customers By Drone In San Diego

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:23
In concert with McDonald's and other restaurants, Uber will start to test out ways this summer to use drones to deliver a meal to customers in a dense urban environment where there’s no easy way to fly to their front door.
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Civic Nation BrandVoice: Finding My Way To Spelman Through Higher Education

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 15:01
But I soon realized, however, that I truly couldn’t get a feel for the school from its website. Especially with Decision Day being approximately a week away. I wanted to know more. I wanted to see what the students looked like, how they lived, and what they accomplished.
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The First Victim Of Microsoft’s xCloud Sure Seems Like It Will Be The Nintendo Switch

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 14:45
Microsoft xCloud and other streaming services are about to bring all console and PC games to any device. So where does that leave the Nintendo Switch?
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Move Over, Martin Shkreli: This Pharma Exec Is Accused Of Fixing Prices On 107 Drugs

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 14:00
Martin Shkreli was excoriated for gouging the price of a single drug. Pharma exec Maureen Cavanaugh is accused of manipulating prices on more than 100.
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These Four Lifestyle Brands Are Disrupting The Baby Bedding Market

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 14:00
What your kids sleep on is just as important as what you do! These four brands are upending the linen industry with chic designs, sustainable and soft fabrics and family-friendly prices.
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Meet Six Millennials, All James Beard Finalists, Changing America's Restaurant Scene

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:54
“When I set off to run a restaurant, it was never a goal of mine to win awards, but it feels great."
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Warning: Google Researcher Drops Windows 10 Zero-Day Security Bomb

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 13:10
A Google security researcher has gone public with a Windows 10 security vulnerability that could "take down an entire Windows fleet relatively easily" before Microsoft has actually fixed it. Here's what you need to know...
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