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Mansions for kids - Life after Google Plex - Citco's AWS journey

Welcome to Insider Finance. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android.On the agenda today:Wealthy baby boomers are using loans to buy their children homes and save on taxes.Banks that partnered with Google on its digital bank account describe what's next.Citco gave us an inside look at its massive migration to AWS.Let's get started. Wealthy parents are using cheap loans to buy their adult chil...
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How BlackRock recruits - Stacey Abrams' pitch deck - 'Productivity dysmorphia'

Welcome to Insider Finance. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android.On the agenda today:Stacey Abrams' fintech, Now, used this pitch deck to raise $29 million.A BlackRock manager describes how recruitment has changed amid the talent wars. The woman who coined "productivity dysmorphia" shares how to deal with itLet's get started. Stacey Abrams' fintech used this pitch deck to raise funds ...
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Robinhood competitor Public adds cryptocurrency trading to its platform as digital assets rally

Cryptocurrencies. INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Trading app Public.com will begin allowing users to trade 10 cryptocurrencies in the coming weeks. The digital assets include bitcoin, ether, dogecoin, litecoin, and cardano. Cryptocurrency trading has already been offered on competitors Robinhood and WeBull. See more stories on Insider's business page. Users of trading app Public.com will soon be able to trade cryptocurrencies, a feature its competitors Robinhood and WeBull alread...
Tags: New York, Trends, Markets, Bitcoin, Public, Cryptocurrencies, Robinhood, Litecoin, Cardano, Shiba, Dogecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Webull, INA FASSBENDER AFP, Retail Investing, Natasha Dailey


Amazon plans to hire 125,000 transportation and warehouse roles in the US, paying up to $22.50 an hour

Amazon announced it would hike wages of its Canada warehouse staff by 27%. Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images Amazon plans to hire 125,000 transportation and warehouse roles in the US, it said Tuesday. Amazon said new hires would get paid, on average, more than $18 an hour. Some would get paid up to $22.50 an hour, it said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon announced on Tuesday that it was planning to hire 125,000 transportation and warehouse roles across the US, wit...
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Amazon plans to hire 125,000 transportation and warehouse roles in the US, with pay up to $22.50 an hour

Amazon announced it would hike wages of its Canada warehouse staff by 27%. Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images Amazon plans to hire 125,000 transportation and warehouse roles in the US, it said Tuesday. Amazon said new hires would get paid, on average, more than $18 an hour. Some would get paid up to $22.50 an hour, it said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon announced on Tuesday that it was planning to hire 125,000 transportation and warehouse roles across the US, wit...
Tags: Amazon, US, Trends, Canada, Amazon Canada, Delaware Amazon, GETTY IMAGES Amazon, INA FASSBENDER AFP, Kate Duffy


Peak foliage map: where and when are leaves changing color?

September's here, and the leaves are starting to change color.Dependent on latitude and altitude, the process is fairly predictable.These maps show the progress of fall foliage from now until November. Beautiful fall foliage in Synevyr National Park, Transcarpathia (Ukraine).Credit: Rbrechko via CC BY-SA 4.0In the northern hemisphere, the longest day is more than two months gone. Since the summer solstice, each day is about two minutes shorter than the previo...
Tags: Japan, Florida, Maps, Texas, Trees, Innovation, South, Rockies, Aristophanes, Don, APPALACHIA, SmokyMountains, INA FASSBENDER AFP, David Angotti, Synevyr National Park Transcarpathia Ukraine, Wes Melton


The pandemic endgame isn't here yet. But if we play our cards right, things will start getting better in 2023.

"People feel like, 'Oh, we thought COVID was over.' Well, no. Half the US population is still not vaccinated. And the world is struggling to get vaccinated," the epidemiologist Saskia Popescu told Insider. Samantha Lee/Insider The US hasn't vaccinated enough people to stop the Delta variant from spreading. It's possible that by 2023 things might feel safer again, but only if more people get vaccinated. Insider spoke with experts who said we need to better manage expectation...
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The pandemic end game isn't here yet. But if we play our cards right, things will start getting better in 2023.

"People feel like, 'Oh, we thought COVID was over.' Well, no. Half the US population is still not vaccinated. And the world is struggling to get vaccinated," the epidemiologist Saskia Popescu told Insider. Samantha Lee/Insider The US hasn't vaccinated enough people to stop the Delta variant from spreading. It's possible that by 2023 things might feel safer again, but only if more people get vaccinated. Insider spoke with experts who said we need to better manage expectation...
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Ñíguez and Gravenberch among five midfielders Liverpool should target before the transfer deadline

Liverpool began their redemption arch in style at the weekend when they thumped Daniel Farke’s promoted Norwich 3-0 at Carrow Road in a result that saw the Reds begin the process of putting last season’s disappointing campaign behind them.With Burnley to come in the Saturday lunchtime kickoff at Anfield, Jürgen Klopp’s troops look to take six points from six in a season that, for the first time since before the 2016-17 Premier League campaign, will not include Dutch international midfielder Geor...
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Bitcoin to $250,000, plus secrets from a market wizard

Hello and welcome to Insider Investing. I'm Joe Ciolli, and I'm here to guide you through the current market and investing landscape. Here's what's on the docket:We spoke to Joseph Edwards, a former professional esports coach turned crypto researcher who called bitcoin's meteoric rise to $60,000 last year. He broke down his prediction that it could reach $250,000 by 2025, and shared two altcoins that could surge 20 times over the next few years.Peter Brandt is a highly skille...
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CDC: Everyone should mask up indoors - whether they're fully vaccinated or not - as the Delta variant sweeps the US

A school employee checks a student's temperature on the first day of in-person classes at Baldwin Park Elementary School in Orlando, Florida, on August 21. Paul Hennessy/NurPhoto via Getty Images The CDC said on Tuesday that everyone should wear masks indoors, regardless of vaccination status. Masks are important in areas with high coronavirus transmission and in schools, it said. The CDC had said in May that masks were no longer necessary for fully vaccinated people. See more stories ...
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CDC: Fully vaccinated people should mask up indoors - including in schools - as the Delta variant spreads across the US

A school employee checks the temperature of a student on the first day of in-person classes at Baldwin Park Elementary School on August 21, 2020 in Orlando, Florida. Paul Hennessy/NurPhoto via Getty Images The CDC has published its new mask guidelines: Everyone should wear masks indoors, regardless of vaccine status. Masks are particularly important in areas of high COVID-19 transmission and in schools, the CDC said. The CDC said in May that masks were no longer necessary for fully vaccina...
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Cryptocurrencies can be valued based on network size just like social media companies employ metrics like monthly active users, Goldman Sachs says

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Cryptocurrencies can be valued on the basis of their network size, Goldman Sachs said. Prices may be related to a network of users, just as Facebook counts active users, a note said. The team used blockchain addresses to work out network sizes for eight cryptocurrencies. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Correctly valuing cryptocurrencies is complex, given their lack of tangible fundamentals. While digital assets ...
Tags: Facebook, Trends, Crypto, Goldman Sachs, SPAC, Metcalfe, Zach Pandl, INA FASSBENDER AFP, Shalini Nagarajan, Isabella Rosenberg


The pros & cons of picking soon-to-be Manchester United star Jadon Sancho in FPL

Man United to sign Sancho The biggest news to emerge for the 2021 summer transfer window so far, of course, involves Jadon Sancho.Manchester United confirmed at the beginning of July that they had agreed a deal in principle with Borussia Dortmund for the winger. . We have agreed a deal in principle for the transfer of Jadon Sancho to United! ⚪⚫#MUFC — Manchester United (@ManUtd) July 1, 2021 The transfer will reportedly set United back £73m, making Sancho the club’s third-most expensive player ...
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A New York bill would mandate public officials to disclose crypto holdings above $1,000

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images A new bill is looking to require public officials in New York to disclose cryptocurrency holdings above $1,000. New York Senate Bill S7272 was presented by Senator Rachel May, The Block first reported. "The purpose of this bill is to close the loophole on cryptocurrency assets, like bitcoin," the bill said. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell A new bill being proposed in New York seeks to require public officials to ...
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Investors have pulled money out of digital assets for a third week - the longest run of outflows in over 3 years

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Investors pulled money out of digital assets for the third week running, a CoinShares report shows. This is the longest series of consecutive outflows since February 2018 last week, over three years ago. Outflows totalled $79 million across cryptocurrencies and were led by bitcoin. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Investors have pulled money out of digital assets for the third week running, making this the lon...
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Amazon tracks warehouse workers' every move because Jeff Bezos reportedly thinks people are inherently lazy

Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images Some Amazon policies were built to stop a "march to mediocrity," according to one plan architect. Employment model and performance trackers were reportedly created to keep workers on their toes. The New York Times revealed the restrictive policies that govern one of the nation's top employers. See more stories on Insider's business page. Many of Amazon's policies were designed to prevent low-skilled workers from becoming lazy, according to a...
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Ether and other major cryptocurrencies follow bitcoin higher after Elon Musk says Tesla may accept it as payment again

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Major cryptocurrencies rose in lockstep with bitcoin after Elon Musk tweeted that Tesla may accept the popular coin as payment. Ether, tether, binance coin, cardano, and dogecoin, all edged higher over the last 24 hours. An expert said she is unsure whether the most recent pop signals a continuing upward trend, but she does know one thing: "Musk is responsible." Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Major cryptocurren...
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Amazon, faced with criticism over warehouse employee injuries, tests new tech to make moving packages safer

A package in an Amazon warehouse on December 8, 2020. Rolf Vennenbernd/picture alliance via Getty Images Amazon is testing new technologies in an effort to make handling packages safer for employees. One such project in early development involves the use of motion-capture software. A recent analysis found Amazon workers suffer injuries at higher rates than other companies. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon is testing new technologies in a bid to make handling packages...
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Cryptocurrencies sink as widespread rout wipes $200 billion off the market in a day amid mounting regulatory concern

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Bitcoin, ether and other cryptos are sharply lower Tuesday as regulation worries grow. The across-the-board sell-off wiped $200 billion off the crypto market in a day. Market's slide reflects slowing investor interest and follows online criticism from celebrities. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Cryptocurrency prices sank across the board early Tuesday as growing regulatory pressure, waning investor interest...
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Cryptocurrencies sink as widespread rout wipes $200 billion off the market in a day, as concern builds over regulation

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Bitcoin, ether and other cryptos are sharply lower Tuesday as regulation worries grow. The across-the-board sell-off wiped $200 billion off the crypto market in a day. Market's slide reflects slowing investor interest and follows online criticism from celebrities. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Cryptocurrency prices sank across the board early Tuesday as growing regulatory pressure, waning investor interest...
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Amazon warehouse workers are reportedly almost twice as likely to face serious injuries compared to rivals like Walmart

Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images Amazon warehouse workers are more likely to get injured than those at competing companies, according to Washington Post analysis. For every 100 Amazon employees about 5.9 were injured in 2020, as compared to 2.5 at Walmart warehouses. Amazon said the company has actively been working to boost safety protocol at fulfillment centers. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon warehouse workers are more likely to get injured than employees at ...
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A newly launched crypto trade group, which includes heavyweights Square and Coinbase, is looking for new leadership

The photo shows physical imitations of cryptocurrency INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images The newly launched Crypto Council for Innovation is looking for a new boss, DealBook first reported. The trade group includes heavyweights such as Square, Fidelity, Coinbase, and Paradigm. CCI's executive director Gus Coldebella is stepping down. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The newly launched Crypto Council for Innovation, an industry group that inclu...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, Square, Paradigm, Jamie Dimon, Coinbase, CCI, DealBook, INA FASSBENDER AFP, Isabelle Lee, Crypto Council for Innovation, Gus Coldebella, Coldebella


Cryptocurrency rally cools off as tighter regulations loom, leaving bitcoin heading for its biggest monthly drop since November 2018

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Major cryptocurrencies including bitcoin and ether fell by around 5% in the 24 hours to Thursday. Bitcoin has lost over 30% this month and is headed for its biggest monthly loss since November 2018. Watchdogs and governments have been indicating that tighter regulation could be imminent. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The recovery in the cryptocurrency market ran out of steam on Thursday, with traders cashin...
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Cryptocurrencies are overtaking meme stocks in discussions on Reddit as retail traders seek quick returns

Last The photo shows physical imitations of cryptocurrency. INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Comment volumes on the r/CryptoCurrency subreddit jumped 82% this month, new data shows. Meanwhile, total comments on Wall Street Bets have sunk 25%. Millennials and Gen-Zers have a large relative exposure to cryptocurrency, JPMorgan analysts said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Cryptocurrency is taking over Reddit threads, and meme stoc...
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The crypto market has lost 47% of its value in just 7 days

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images The market capitalization of global cryptocurrencies has dropped by 47% in just the last seven days, according to data on CoinMarketCap. Bitcoin has fallen roughly 40% since hitting all-time high in mid-April. See more stories on Insider's business page. The cryptocurrency market suffered a sharp sell-off on Wednesday. Its value has now tumbled by 47% in just the last seven days.The market cap for global digital currencies came in at $1.35 trillion ...
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The crypto market has lost 47% of its value in the last 7 days

INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images The market capitalization of global cryptocurrencies has dropped by 47% in just the last seven days, according to data on CoinMarketCap. Bitcoin has fallen roughly 40% since hitting all-time high in mid-April. See more stories on Insider's business page. The cryptocurrency market suffered a sharp sell-off on Wednesday. Its value has now tumbled by 47% in just the last seven days.The market cap for global digital currencies came in at $1.35 trillion ...
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Chelsea planning to bid £80m for Jadon Sancho

Reports stemming from England have credited Chelsea with an interest in Jadon Sancho. Jadon Sancho’s Dortmund stint Since making the switch to Dortmund in 2017, Jadon Sancho has showcased his ability as one of the brightest young talents in world football.Last season saw the former Manchester City man rack up a staggering 20 goals and 20 assists in 44 outings across all competitions. Dortmund’s English midfielder Jadon Sancho celebrate scoring during the German first division Bundesliga footbal...
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Cryptocurrency fraud is rampant. Here’s how to protect yourself as a crypto investor.

The photo shows physical imitations of cryptocurrency INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images A new FTC report says that cryptocurrency fraud is the most costly type of fraud for Americans in their 20s and 30s. There are ways to protect yourself, from not participating in fake giveaways to researching. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Federal Trade Commission released a report on Monday warning that cryptocurrency fraud and scams are on the rise as more investors put their ...
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From Solana to Chainlink to Chiliz, here are 15 altcoins headlining a world of tokens that extends well beyond bitcoin - and what they're all used for

The photo shows physical imitations of cryptocurrency INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images Bitcoin may be the most know cryptocurrency, but there is a world of altcoins out there with their own specific uses. Apart from currencies, these cryptoassets have various utilities from "proof of stake" to decentralized finance. Insider collected the most common types of cryptocurrencies and 15 examples from a wide world of digital assets. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before th...
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