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Business Wire
ActualTech Media Announces Launch of “The Gorilla Guide™ to Hyperconverged Infrastructure Implementation Strategies”BLUFFTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ActualTech Media, in cooperation with SimpliVi
ActualTech Media Announces Launch of “The Gorilla Guide™ to Hyperconverged Infrastructure Implementation Strategies”
Business Wire / Posted 30 minutes ago
BLUFFTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ActualTech Media, in cooperation with SimpliVity, today released the first volume of its new Gorilla Guide™ book series, helping readers move beyond the basics and dig deeper into the top strategies for implementing... Read more
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Irish Examiner
VIDEO Paul Bettany on the makeup for VisionAvengers Age of Ultron was pretty good fun wasn't it? Writer/director Joss Whed
VIDEO Paul Bettany on the makeup for Vision
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
Avengers Age of Ultron was pretty good fun wasn't it? Writer/director Joss Whedon finished up his time on the Marvel-verse in style with a film that looked forward to the future and the exciting things comes down the line for the MCU. One of the... Read more
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The Register
Google robo-car suffers brain freeze after seeing hipster cyclistA cyclist riding a fixed-gear bike claims to have brought a Google robo-car to
Google robo-car suffers brain freeze after seeing hipster cyclist
The Register / Posted 6 hours ago
A cyclist riding a fixed-gear bike claims to have brought a Google robo-car to a standstill. Oxtox says “near the end of my ride today... we both stopped at an intersection with 4-way stop signs.” The rider was aboard a fixed-gear bike. Such steeds,... Read more
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PlayStation Blog
14 Totally True Facts About Super Time Force UltraThe last time I was on the blog, I shared our PlayStation-exclusive additions t
14 Totally True Facts About Super Time Force Ultra
PlayStation Blog / Posted 13 hours ago
The last time I was on the blog, I shared our PlayStation-exclusive additions to the Super Time Force: President of Sony Computer Entertainment’s Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida, the traveler from Journey, and Sir Galahad from The Order: 1886. This... Read more
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IGN
Headlander: The Metroid + Logan’s Run Comedy Game From Double FineBroken Age developer reveals quirky sci-fi adventure. Headlander is the next g
Headlander: The Metroid + Logan’s Run Comedy Game From Double Fine
IGN / Posted 20 hours ago
Broken Age developer reveals quirky sci-fi adventure. Headlander is the next game from Broken Age developer Double Fine, and the 2D-side-scrolling sci-fi adventure is coming in 2016 from publisher Adult Swim Games. No platforms have been announced... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
What the BlackRock Deal Means for Advisors and RobosAsset management giant BlackRock's acquisition of robo platform FutureAdvisor m
What the BlackRock Deal Means for Advisors and Robos
Financial Planning.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Asset management giant BlackRock's acquisition of robo platform FutureAdvisor means more digital options for financial advisors and more competition -- and also validation -- �for other online-only firms. As part of BlackRock Solutions,... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Apple, Google, Microsoft and Nvidia race ahead with car tech plansCARS HAVE BEEN stuffed with technology for some time, featuring microprocessors
Apple, Google, Microsoft and Nvidia race ahead with car tech plans
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 23 hours ago
CARS HAVE BEEN stuffed with technology for some time, featuring microprocessors and computer control units to support everything from fuel injection and engine performance, to GPS navigation and audio playback. But as consumer technology advances... Read more
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PC Magazine
Ecovacs Winbot W730Do you want a Roomba for your windows? That's essentially what the aspires to
Ecovacs Winbot W730
PC Magazine / Posted 23 hours ago
Do you want a Roomba for your windows? That's essentially what the aspires to be. But instead of a reliable, amusing little robot that cleans your floors, you get a semi-reliable little robot that, in our tests, squeegeed our... Read more
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Finextra
Siemens selects Deutsche Bank for receivables on behalf of in ChinaDeutsche Bank is a key banking partner of Siemens Financial Services for the ce
Siemens selects Deutsche Bank for receivables on behalf of in China
Finextra / Posted 23 hours ago
Deutsche Bank is a key banking partner of Siemens Financial Services for the centralisation of Siemens China’s payments and collections. The first phase of implementation took place in 2014 with Payments On Behalf Of (‘POBO’) services under the SAFE... Read more
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Computer Business Review
SimpliVity boosts hyperconverged infrastructure with OmniStack 3.0 platformIt lets administrators deploy systems up to five times faster. The company cla
SimpliVity boosts hyperconverged infrastructure with OmniStack 3.0 platform
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
It lets administrators deploy systems up to five times faster. The company claims that the product revolutionises multi-site deployments with a new unified protected ROBO solution and a new optimised platform. It enhances performance and... Read more
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International Business Times
BlackRock buys digital wealth manager FutureAdvisor US asset managing giant BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) said it agreed to acquire FutureAd
BlackRock buys digital wealth manager FutureAdvisor
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
US asset managing giant BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) said it agreed to acquire FutureAdvisor, which manages clients' investments based on computer algorithms. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. San Francisco-based FutureAdvisor will operate as a business... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Only John Kasich - not even Donald Trump - beats Hillary in New Hampshire pollAutomated-dial polls are generally not considered reliable, but Gov. John Kasic
Only John Kasich - not even Donald Trump - beats Hillary in New Hampshire poll
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Automated-dial polls are generally not considered reliable, but Gov. John Kasich's campaign already is touting the results of a new one from New Hampshire. That's because the Public Policy Polling survey - conducted by a Democratic-oriented firm no... Read more
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Quartz
BlackRock’s FutureAdvisor acquisition is a ringing endorsement of robo-advisingBlackRock's FutureAdvisor acquisition is a ringing endorsement of robo-advising
BlackRock’s FutureAdvisor acquisition is a ringing endorsement of robo-advising
Quartz / Posted yesterday
BlackRock's FutureAdvisor acquisition is a ringing endorsement of robo-advising - Quartz Buying in BlackRock acquired FutureAdvisor, a robo-advising firm.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chase fined $136 million for illegal debt collection practicesIllinois will receive $7.2 million as part of a $136 million nationwide settlem
Chase fined $136 million for illegal debt collection practices
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Illinois will receive $7.2 million as part of a $136 million nationwide settlement with JPMorgan Chase over what federal and state regulators said were illegal tactics to go after struggling credit card borrowers. The federal Consumer Financial... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
BlackRock Jumps Into Robo MarketBlackRock said it is acquiring digital wealth management firm FutureAdvisor, jo
BlackRock Jumps Into Robo Market
Financial Planning.com / Posted yesterday
BlackRock said it is acquiring digital wealth management firm FutureAdvisor, joining the ever more crowded ranks of robo advisors. The San Francisco-based FutureAdvisor currently has $600 million in assets under management, according to a... Read more
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Market Watch
BlackRock buys robo-advising pioneerA big asset manager is embracing “robo” finance advice. BlackRock Inc. BLK, +0
BlackRock buys robo-advising pioneer
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
A big asset manager is embracing “robo” finance advice. BlackRock Inc. BLK, +0.79% said Wednesday it is purchasing FutureAdvisor, a privately held pioneer in the fast-growing business of using automated computer models to build and manage investment... Read more
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IGN
Humans: Season 1 ReviewBased on a Swedish series, AMC's summer co-production, Humans, took on the loft
Humans: Season 1 Review
IGN / Posted yesterday
Based on a Swedish series, AMC's summer co-production, Humans, took on the lofty topic of artificial intelligence with mixed results. Taking place in an alternative near-future Earth, Humans followed the troubled, crumbling Hawkins family as they... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Was this Really the Market Test For Robos to Pass?In the immediate aftermath of the recent market correction, robo advisors were
Was this Really the Market Test For Robos to Pass?
Financial Planning.com / Posted yesterday
In the immediate aftermath of the recent market correction, robo advisors were quick to point out that a sharp downturn did not derail their business, despite such predictions from a number of industry critics. But the reason why the scenario of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
BlackRock to acquire robo-adviserREUTERS: BlackRock Inc, the world's largest asset manager is acquiring a San Fr
BlackRock to acquire robo-adviser
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
REUTERS: BlackRock Inc, the world's largest asset manager is acquiring a San Francisco-based robo-adviser, FutureAdvisor, the firm announced Wednesday morning. Unlike competitors in this space, BlackRock does not plan to target individual investors... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
BlackRock to acquire robo-adviserA BlackRock building is seen in New York June 12, 2009. BlackRock Inc, the wor
BlackRock to acquire robo-adviser
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
A BlackRock building is seen in New York June 12, 2009. BlackRock Inc, the world's largest asset manager is acquiring a San Francisco-based robo-adviser, FutureAdvisor, the firm announced Wednesday morning. Unlike competitors in this space,... Read more
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Reuters
BlackRock to acquire robo-adviserA BlackRock building is seen in New York June 12, 2009. BlackRock Inc (BLK.N),
BlackRock to acquire robo-adviser
Reuters / Posted yesterday
A BlackRock building is seen in New York June 12, 2009. BlackRock Inc (BLK.N), the world's largest asset manager is acquiring a San Francisco-based robo-adviser, FutureAdvisor, the firm announced Wednesday morning. Unlike competitors in this space,... Read more
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The Register
Gone in 60 seconds – SimpliVity's new promise to the adminsConverged infrastructure "visionary" SimpliVity today released the third versio
Gone in 60 seconds – SimpliVity's new promise to the admins
The Register / Posted yesterday
Converged infrastructure "visionary" SimpliVity today released the third version of its modestly-named OmniStack Data Virtualisation Platform, the code that turns its collections of servers and disks into combined storage and compute rigs. This time... Read more
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Moneymanager
The rise of the Gen Y share investorYou're never too young to learn about investments and share trading. Gen Y is
The rise of the Gen Y share investor
Moneymanager / Posted 2 days ago
You're never too young to learn about investments and share trading. Gen Y is the first generation of digital natives, graduating seamlessly from their game consoles and computers to smartphones and contactless payments. So it should come as no... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clearance legislation subject to interpretation, Easton Area solicitor saysThe recent passage of Act 153, which governs volunteer clearances, is causing s
Clearance legislation subject to interpretation, Easton Area solicitor says
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
The recent passage of Act 153, which governs volunteer clearances, is causing some confusion in the Easton Area School District. Michelle Robertson, president of Tracy Elementary School PTA, brought her concerns before the school board Tuesday... Read more
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Money Management
Robo-advice firm partners with LonsecRobo-advice firm, Ignition Wealth, has announced a partnership with investment
Robo-advice firm partners with Lonsec
Money Management / Posted 2 days ago
Robo-advice firm, Ignition Wealth, has announced a partnership with investment house, Lonsec Research. Lonsec's research and consulting staff will work with Ignition Wealth's investment committee, which will ultimately be responsible for the model... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Tech Competition Heats Up as Salesforce Targets RIAsSalesforce is flexing its muscles in wealth management with a new CRM specifica
Tech Competition Heats Up as Salesforce Targets RIAs
Financial Planning.com / Posted 2 days ago
Salesforce is flexing its muscles in wealth management with a new CRM specifically tailored to advisors -- and big ambitions to shake up the RIA tech space. The cloud computing giant is launching Salesforce Financial Services Cloud, a platform built... Read more
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PR.com
Launching a Robo-Advisor, CrowdFunding Portal or FinTech Business? Read This First. You'll Launch Quicker If You Do. In the heart of Silicon Valley in California operates FinTech Associates, a b
Launching a Robo-Advisor, CrowdFunding Portal or FinTech Business? Read This First. You'll Launch Quicker If You Do.
PR.com / Posted 2 days ago
In the heart of Silicon Valley in California operates FinTech Associates, a boutique FinTech Engineering & Consulting firm dubbed... Read more
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Business Wire
Get Primed for Nintendo at PAX PrimeREDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nintendo has a great lineup of games, includin
Get Primed for Nintendo at PAX Prime
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nintendo has a great lineup of games, including unreleased titles like Star Fox Zero, Super Mario Maker, The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes and Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash, and a slew of fun activities in store for people... Read more
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Market Watch
No, stock investors haven’t capitulated — yetThey say the time to buy is when there’s “blood on the streets.” But if you th
No, stock investors haven’t capitulated — yet
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
They say the time to buy is when there’s “blood on the streets.” But if you think that’s the case on Wall Street right now, think again. For starters, this selloff so far has actually been much more modest than you’d think. Yes, the plunge seems... Read more
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The Star
Financial tech firms could transform bankingKUALA LUMPUR: Financial market innovations by financial technology (fintech) co
Financial tech firms could transform banking
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Financial market innovations by financial technology (fintech) companies are the greatest new opportunity coming to the banking industry today, says Ernst & Young (E&Y). Banks have the opportunity to partner with fintech players and,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SimpiVity looking to double its businessHyperconverged infrastructure start-up SimpliVity expects to “double, if not tr
SimpiVity looking to double its business
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Hyperconverged infrastructure start-up SimpliVity expects to “double, if not triple’’ its business in Australia in the next 12 months after setting up locally just a year ago. SimpliVity Asia Pacific and Japan vice-president Scott Morris said the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Robo-advisers put to the test: How this new industry reassured panicked clientsRobo-adviser platforms were quick to react to Monday’s market sell-off, using t
Robo-advisers put to the test: How this new industry reassured panicked clients
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Robo-adviser platforms were quick to react to Monday’s market sell-off, using technology in their favour. As the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 1,000 points shortly after the open and the TSX plunged deep into the red, online... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Robo-advisers use e-mails, texts to reassure clients during sell-offRobo-adviser platforms were quick to react to Monday’s market sell-off, using t
Robo-advisers use e-mails, texts to reassure clients during sell-off
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Robo-adviser platforms were quick to react to Monday’s market sell-off, using technology in their favour. As the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 1,000 points shortly after the open and the TSX plunged deep into the red, online... Read more
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Brisbane Times
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsChris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. P
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Chris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. Photo: Louie Douvis Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK... Read more
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PC Magazine
Yoshi Amiibo Tops Nintendo's Holiday LineupSchool may be back in session, but there's still plenty of time to play video g
Yoshi Amiibo Tops Nintendo's Holiday Lineup
PC Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
School may be back in session, but there's still plenty of time to play video games. Nintendo today announced details about it lineup of new Wii U and Nintendo 3DS titles launching through the rest of the year. Starting Sept. 11, become a game... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Forget The Dips, Sell The RipsSubmitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, Now that was fast! When I
Forget The Dips, Sell The Rips
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Submitted by David Stockman via Contra Corner blog, Now that was fast! When I posted a piece a week ago noting that the S&P 500 had crossed the 2100 line from below for the 13th time this year, it signified that the market had been thrashing... Read more
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Games Radar
Star Fox Zero and Fatal Frame get release dates, but I just want a Nintendo DirectThis is weird - I have a bunch of Nintendo news to report, but no Nintendo Dire
Star Fox Zero and Fatal Frame get release dates, but I just want a Nintendo Direct
Games Radar / Posted 3 days ago
This is weird - I have a bunch of Nintendo news to report, but no Nintendo Direct video to embed. Well, here goes: Star Fox Zero is finally cleared for takeoff on November 20 in North America and Europe. The release date was revealed in a Nintendo... Read more
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Investopedia
10 Top Broker-Dealers to Follow on Social MediaSocial media has become a great way to stay on top of the latest news and infor
10 Top Broker-Dealers to Follow on Social Media
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
Social media has become a great way to stay on top of the latest news and information in the financial markets, but it's also a way for financial experts to stand out from the crowd and present themselves in the best light in a growing, competitive... Read more
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Game Informer
2015 Video Game Release ScheduleIt wasn’t even September when readers started asking when we’d publish the init
2015 Video Game Release Schedule
Game Informer / Posted 3 days ago
It wasn’t even September when readers started asking when we’d publish the initial list of 2015 release dates. Our ever-popular and regularly updated roster of launch dates for the new year is here. If you see anything we’ve missed, please let us... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Financial Advisors Adopt Technology To Meet With Clients OnlineNEW YORK (MainStreet) — For Jeney Caddell, a Nashua, N.H. resident, managing he
Financial Advisors Adopt Technology To Meet With Clients Online
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (MainStreet) — For Jeney Caddell, a Nashua, N.H. resident, managing her retirement portfolio became simpler when she switched financial planners, giving her greater latitude to meet with him periodically through Join.me, a Boston-based free... Read more
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IGN
Nintendo Unveils Release Dates For Upcoming GamesXenoblade Chronicles X, Devil's Third, and more! Nintendo has listed all of th
Nintendo Unveils Release Dates For Upcoming Games
IGN / Posted 3 days ago
Xenoblade Chronicles X, Devil's Third, and more! Nintendo has listed all of the games coming to Wii U and 3DS in the rest of 2015. Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water will be launching on October 22, and it will be a free-to-start game. Players will... Read more
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Gamasutra
Nintendo Packs 2015 with a Huge Lineup of Games for EveryoneREDMOND, Wash., Aug. 24, 2015 – Ensuring that 2015 is packed with gaming fun fo
Nintendo Packs 2015 with a Huge Lineup of Games for Everyone
Gamasutra / Posted 3 days ago
REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 24, 2015 – Ensuring that 2015 is packed with gaming fun for everyone, Nintendo announces a robust lineup of games and special offers for the remainder of the year. The Wii U home console and the Nintendo 3DS family of portable... Read more
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Business Wire
Nintendo Packs 2015 with a Huge Lineup of Games for Everyone“Nintendo has games, amiibo and systems to satisfy all kinds of players, whethe
Nintendo Packs 2015 with a Huge Lineup of Games for Everyone
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
“Nintendo has games, amiibo and systems to satisfy all kinds of players, whether they’re looking for back-to-school gifts or getting an early start on their holiday shopping,” said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America’s Executive Vice President of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsChris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. P
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Chris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. Photo: Louie Douvis Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK... Read more
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Canberra Times
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsChris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. P
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Chris Brycki (left) and Toby Heap will attend Fintech Week London next month. Photo: Louie Douvis Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK... Read more
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The Age
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-upsTen of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month
London wants to pinch best Aussie fintech start-ups
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
Ten of our most promising fintech companies will be flown to London next month by the British government, which is trying to lure start-ups to the UK as the global war for innovation talent heats up. As Treasurer Joe Hockey said rising tax rates... Read more
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Money Management
Workplace super questions robo-adviceWorkplace super specialists have started questioning the role of robo-advice in
Workplace super questions robo-advice
Money Management / Posted 4 days ago
Workplace super specialists have started questioning the role of robo-advice in the workplace and whether it was a threat or an opportunity, according to the Workplace Super Specialists Association (WSSA). WSSA chief executive, Douglas Latto, said... Read more
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Washington Post
Is a ballot-booth selfie free speech, or a threat to the sanctity of the secret vote?In the age of the omnipresent cellphone and the proliferation of social media,
Is a ballot-booth selfie free speech, or a threat to the sanctity of the secret vote?
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
In the age of the omnipresent cellphone and the proliferation of social media, it might seem a fool’s errand for government to try to ban the selfie. The selfie in question is something called the ballot selfie. The Granite State in 2014 amended... Read more
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Game Informer
The Essentials – Chrono TriggerThis weekend, we're looking at one of the industry's most beloved role-playing
The Essentials – Chrono Trigger
Game Informer / Posted 5 days ago
This weekend, we're looking at one of the industry's most beloved role-playing games: Chrono Trigger. Release Year: 1995 Publisher: Square Developer: Square Released For: SNES, PS1, Nintendo DS, Wii (VC), iOS, Android Trailer for the Nintendo DS... Read more
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Game Informer
Why We Love Chrono Trigger After 20 YearsChrono Trigger celebrates its 20 year anniversary today. It's a game that has a
Why We Love Chrono Trigger After 20 Years
Game Informer / Posted 5 days ago
Chrono Trigger celebrates its 20 year anniversary today. It's a game that has aged incredibly well despite not being old enough to buy alcohol. The combat, the story, the music, and the characters all feel fresh and interesting even after all this... Read more
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