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BuzzFeed hires Twitter’s Jinen Kamdar as its new VP of Product

Technology BuzzFeed hires Twitter’s Jinen Kamdar as its new VP of Product 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0  Jinen Kamdar has spent more than seven years as Twitter, most recently serving as the director of product for Twitter’s media tools. Now he’s joining an actual media company — namely, BuzzFeed, where he’ll …

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THE INSURTECH REPORT: How financial technology firms are helping — and disrupting — the nearly $5 trillion insurance industry

Technology THE INSURTECH REPORT: How financial technology firms are helping — and disrupting — the nearly $5 trillion insurance industry 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 BI Intelligence The global insurance industry is worth nearly $5 trillion, and insurance companies are at risk of losing a share of this valuable market to new …

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GoPro captures skier's intense 60-foot fall down into a crevasse

Technology GoPro captures skier’s intense 60-foot fall down into a crevasse 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 Just before hitting the slope in the Swiss Alps, skier Jamie Mullner tells his buddies that the crevasses at the bottom of the hill always sketch him out.  That should have been a warning sign …

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Trump wants aircraft carriers to stop using 'the digital'

Technology Trump wants aircraft carriers to stop using ‘the digital’ 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 The digital, it is bad.  President Donald Trump recently revealed he wants Navy aircraft carriers to go back to steam-powered catapult systems, according to a Time interview published on Thursday. And he insisted they would no …

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eMusic’s new owners believe they can convince users to start buying songs again

Technology eMusic’s new owners believe they can convince users to start buying songs again 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0  Take a moment to consider all that has transpired in your life and the world since the last time you logged into eMusic. For me, it’s been roughly five years, I think, …

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Dude wrestles 16-foot python with his bare hands, because Florida

Technology Dude wrestles 16-foot python with his bare hands, because Florida 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 When you think of Florida wildlife, you probably think of alligators. Well, the sunshine state also has 16-foot pythons creeping around, NBD. While Florida is well, Florida, the invasion of Burmese pythons in the Everglades …

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UAE moves online: Internet transactions top $10bn and set to nearly triple by Expo 2020

Business World UAE moves online: Internet transactions top $10bn and set to nearly triple by Expo 2020 May 31, 2016 by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 More than US$10 billion was spent in the UAE over the internet last year with online transactions expected to nearly triple during the next four years. However, the region …

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UAE gamers voice anger as Discord chat app blocked by Etisalat

Technology UAE gamers voice anger as Discord chat app blocked by Etisalat 1 month ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 ABU DHABI // Etisalat has blocked the popular voice over internet programme Discord yesterday to the frustration of thousands of video gamers. Players across the country took to Twitter using #discordban to voice their …

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THE MICROPAYMENTS REPORT: Problems and solutions for low-value payments

Technology THE MICROPAYMENTS REPORT: Problems and solutions for low-value payments 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 BI Intelligence Since Apple launched the iTunes Store and began selling songs for 99 cents each, media bigwigs have been advocating for an “iTunes for news” model to help ease digital media companies’ transition from print …

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James Comey declines offer to testify to the Senate Intelligence Committee

Technology James Comey declines offer to testify to the Senate Intelligence Committee 4 days ago by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 Andrew Burton/Getty Images WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, said on Friday that fired FBI Director James Comey had turned down an invitation to talk to …

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THE MICROPAYMENTS REPORT: Problems and solutions for low-value payments

Technology THE MICROPAYMENTS REPORT: Problems and solutions for low-value payments January 12, 2017 by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 BI Intelligence Since Apple launched the iTunes Store and began selling songs for 99 cents each, media bigwigs have been advocating for an “iTunes for news” model to help ease digital media companies’ transition from print …

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Snapchat is quietly making updates that Facebook advertisers like

Technology Snapchat is quietly making updates that Facebook advertisers like January 11, 2017 by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 Snapchat’s ad business is growing up, and it’s beginning to look a lot like Facebook’s.  Snap is testing two features this month in Snap Ads — the video ads that are inserted between Stories or on …

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More than 2.5 million UAE consumers affected by cybercrime in 2016

Technology More than 2.5 million UAE consumers affected by cybercrime in 2016 November 22, 2016 by inbusiness 0 0 0 0 Tamim Taufiq, Norton Middle East Norton by Symantec has released the findings from its annual Norton Cyber Security Insights Report, revealing 2.53 million consumers in the UAE have been victims of online crime in …

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