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Cryptocurrencies are 'in the 3rd inning' — and Wall Street is just getting started

The rapid rise of bitcoin, the red-hot cryptocurrency up more than 400% this year, has Wall Street abuzz. 
Still, despite its meteoric rise, bitcoin by many measures is still in its very early days. Bitcoin and

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The new 'The Last Jedi' trailer may give away a major spoiler

The new trailer for “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” went online Monday night, and it didn’t disappoint.
Luke teaching Rey the ways of the force! Porgs! But the biggest moment is Kylo Ren flying his ship

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One chart shows why shareholders are so happy about Netflix's price increase (NFLX)

Netflix raised its prices for US subscribers on Thursday and its stock took off, hitting an all time high of $194.39 per share by the end of the day. The price bump took the standard

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Venture capitalists are betting big on real estate tech

While the Great Recession did a lot of harm to the US real estate market, start ups in the sector are finally making a come back. Real estate technology companies are finally getting some major attention from venture

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Oracle is jumping on board the blockchain bus and could help drive it to the mainstream (ORCL)

Blockchain technology is no longer just for startups.
Now even the big businesses are getting on board.
In the latest example, Oracle announced Monday it will release a new platform next year that’s designed to help businesses use blockchain technology for

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Larry Ellison's slide clicker failed during his Oracle OpenWorld keynote (ORCL)

Oracle may have just announced a new fully-automated database, but there’s one area where the company is still dependent on humans: Larry Ellison’s presentation clicker. 
When the executive chairman took the stage Sunday night for the opening

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THE INTERNET OF THINGS 2017 REPORT: How the IoT is improving lives to transform the world

This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is disrupting businesses, governments, and consumers and transforming

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Oracle's board will unanimously reject a shareholder request for a gender pay gap audit (ORCL)

Et tu, Safra? 
When Oracle meets for its annual shareholder meeting on November 15, the board of directors will vote to reject a shareholder proposal requesting that the company do a payroll audit to check for a gender pay gap. 
In a filing

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Amazon's barrage of new gadgets shows why it's the most dangerous and relentless company in tech (AMZN)

In the span of about an hour on Wednesday morning Amazon went on a hardware rampage, unleashing four new Alexa-powered smart gadgets and a handful of new accessories. 
It’s a sign of Amazon’s relentless pace: Already this year, it launched the

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The top three most valuable brands in the world are American technology companies

American tech products are used all over the world, and the latest estimates from global brand consulting firm Interbrand show that the top three most valuable brands in the world are American tech companies. Not surprisingly, industry

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