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This is the future of investing, and you probably can’t afford it

Big money investors have always sought an edge. Everything from star traders to fast computers to unique analysis can give a big hedge fund an advantage over competitors. The latest battleground is data. Investors are vying for new data sets that their competitors don’t have, or haven’t thought of using. These can range from the basic credit-card sales information to […]

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This is what employees at top companies do for fun

LinkedIn employees sit down for a board game during “InDay” — a monthly event that offers LinkedIn employees the chance to participate in different activities and team-building exercises.Sarah Jacobs All work and no play makes … well, certainly nothing good for office morale. When Business Insider toured the offices of Yelp, LinkedIn, Facebook, Kickstarter, and […]

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Historic photos of the Golden Gate Bridge, which just turned 80

The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during its construction.Hulton Archive/Getty The Golden Gate Bridge celebrates the 80th anniversary of its opening on Saturday, May 27. “A necklace of surpassing beauty was placed about the lovely throat of San Francisco yesterday,” wrote a San Francisco Chronicle reporter a day after the opening ceremonies in 1937. The Golden Gate is […]

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Trump accuses media of making up sources

President Donald Trump speaks at a Naval base in Italy. AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump on Sunday continued his war on the “fake news” media by accusing reporters broadly of making up sources. Following another week of negative stories about the widening investigation into top Trump advisers’ communications with Russia, the president accused the […]