Take a look inside this couple’s $2,236/month 65-ft London houseboat

Take a look inside this couple’s $2,236/month 65-ft London houseboat

As a dual citizen of the U.S. and the U.K., Maisy Dewey always dreamed of living in London. Her mother is American and her father was born and raised in London. Dewey’s parents lived between London and the U.S. before eventually settling in New Jersey, where she grew up. She and her sisters would regularly fly to England’s capital during school breaks and summer vacation to visit their grandmother, who still lives there. In 2022, the 25-year-old and her fiancé, Harrison Kent, had been living in Philadelphia for two years. ”We wanted to be a little closer to our families...

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Nadella, Narayen among tech CEOs investing in cricket’s American dream

Nadella, Narayen among tech CEOs investing in cricket’s American dream

Cricket may not be as popular a sport in the U.S. as elsewhere in the world, but some high-profile CEOs and investors are trying to change that. As the Men’s T20 Cricket World Cup, co-hosted by the U.S. for the first time, ramps up, investors have pumped nearly a billion dollars into their American ambition. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen are among the executives investing in the new U.S. professional league, Major League Cricket. Other cricket investors include Iconic Ventures, Madrona Venture Group and executives from Google. ”What gets me excited is seeing if cricket can...

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CNBC Daily Open: Roaring Kitty YouTube live

CNBC Daily Open: Roaring Kitty YouTube live

Traders work on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange below GameStop signage on Aug. 8, 2022. Andrew Kelly | Reuters This report is from today’s CNBC Daily Open, our international markets newsletter. CNBC Daily Open brings investors up to speed on everything they need to know, no matter where they are. Like what you see? You can subscribe here. What you need to know today Waiting gameThe S&P 500 was little changed as traders awaited a key U.S. economic report. The index ticked down 0.02%, after hitting an intraday high, and the Nasdaq Composite slipped 0.09%. The Dow...

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Nvidia pushes past $3 trillion

Nvidia pushes past $3 trillion

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during morning trading in New York City. Michael M. Santiago | Getty Images This report is from today’s CNBC Daily Open, our international markets newsletter. CNBC Daily Open brings investors up to speed on everything they need to know, no matter where they are. Like what you see? You can subscribe here. What you need to know today Nvidia powers S&P 500 to recordThe S&P 500 rose to a record after Nvidia crossed through the $3 trillion barrier for the first time and softer-than-expected jobs data raised hopes for an interest rate cut. The Nasdaq Composite also set a record, climbing...

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Roaring Kitty’s wealth, Modi’s victory

Roaring Kitty’s wealth, Modi’s victory

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in January, 2024 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images This report is from today’s CNBC Daily Open, our international markets newsletter. CNBC Daily Open brings investors up to speed on everything they need to know, no matter where they are. Like what you see? You can subscribe here. What you need to know today Wall Street ekes out gainsThe Dow Jones Industrial Average rose after softer-than-expected employment data raised the prospect of an interest rate cut. The S&P 500 inched up 0.15% and the Nasdaq Composite...

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Bitcoin miners sink millions into AI business, seek billions in return

Bitcoin miners sink millions into AI business, seek billions in return

Core Scientific’s 104 megawatt Bitcoin mining data center in Marble, North Carolina Carey McKelvey AUSTIN — For five years, bitcoin miner Core Scientific has quietly been diversifying out of mining and into artificial intelligence, a market that will require immense amounts of power to handle the training of AI models and the massive workloads that follow. The move is no longer a secret. On Monday, Core Scientific announced a 12-year deal with cloud provider CoreWeave to provide infrastructure for use cases like machine learning. Core Scientific said the agreement, which expands upon an existing partnership between the two companies, will...

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