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Carl Pei’s Nothing plans to launch smartphone in US to take on iPhone
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Carl Pei’s Nothing plans to launch smartphone in US to take on iPhone

The Nothing Phone (1). Nothing U.K.-based consumer tech company Nothing is setting its sights on the U.S., with ambitions of taking on Apple’s iPhone. The startup, the hardware venture of Carl Pei — co-founder of Chinese mobile phone maker OnePlus — is in early conversations with American carriers about launching a new smartphone in the...

The 10 countries with the least paid vacation—the U.S. is No. 2
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The 10 countries with the least paid vacation—the U.S. is No. 2

Paid vacation days are essential to promoting healthy work-life balance among professionals. But according to a new report from Resume.io, a career resource platform, American workers aren’t getting enough of them. The report, which reviewed data on laws governing annual statutory paid leave and paid public holidays in 197 countries, found that the United States...

december 4, 2022december 4, 2022
Celsius users with crypto collateral stuck turn to bankruptcy process
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Celsius users with crypto collateral stuck turn to bankruptcy process

Alan Knitowski holds an MBA, has worked in technology and finance for over 25 years and is CEO of a mobile software company that trades on the Nasdaq. That didn’t prevent him from getting duped by a crypto firm. Knitowski borrowed $375,000 from crypto lender Celsius over several years and posted $1.5 million in bitcoin...

december 3, 2022december 3, 2022
Oil output cuts on the table ahead of Russia sanctions
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Oil output cuts on the table ahead of Russia sanctions

OPEC+, a group of 23 oil-producing nations led by Saudi Arabia and Russia, will convene on Sunday to decide on the next phase of production policy. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers could impose deeper oil output cuts on Sunday, energy analysts said, as the influential energy alliance weighs the...

december 2, 2022december 2, 2022
Key inflation measure that the Fed follows rose 0.2% in October, less than expected
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Key inflation measure that the Fed follows rose 0.2% in October, less than expected

Inflation rose in October about in line with estimates, sending a sign that price increases at least might be stabilizing, the Commerce Department reported Thursday. The core personal consumption expenditures price index, a gauge that excludes food and energy and is favored by the Federal Reserve, rose 0.2% for the month and was up 5%...

december 1, 2022december 1, 2022
European Central Bank says bitcoin is on the ’road to irrelevance’
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European Central Bank says bitcoin is on the ’road to irrelevance’

The bitcoin logo displayed on a smartphone with euro banknotes in the backgrouund. Andrea Ronchini | NurPhoto via Getty Images The European Central Bank gave a strong critique of bitcoin on Wednesday, saying the cryptocurrency is on a ”road to irrelevance.” In a blogpost titled ”Bitcoin’s last stand,” ECB Director General Ulrich Bindseil and Analyst...

november 30, 2022november 30, 2022
Ahead of US-Iran match, team faces tense, political press conference
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Ahead of US-Iran match, team faces tense, political press conference

USA’s midfielder Tyler Adams (R) and coach Gregg Berhalter give a press conference at the Qatar National Convention Center in Doha on November 28, 2022, on the eve of the Qatar 2022 World Cup football match between Iran and USA. Patrick T. Fallon | Afp | Getty Images The U.S. men’s soccer team faces its...

november 29, 2022november 29, 2022
Iran is calling for the U.S. to be thrown out of the World Cup after flag change
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Iran is calling for the U.S. to be thrown out of the World Cup after flag change

Ahmad Nourollahi of Iran in action during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group B match between England and IR Iran at Khalifa International Stadium on November 21, 2022 in Doha, Qatar. Richard Sellers | Getty Images Sport | Getty Images Iranian state media is calling for the U.S. World Cup soccer team to be...

november 28, 2022november 28, 2022
Black Friday online sales top $9 billion in new record
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Black Friday online sales top $9 billion in new record

Black Friday shoppers wait to enter the Coach store at the Opry Mills Mall in Nashville, Tennessee, on November 25, 2022. Seth Herald | AFP | Getty Images Consumers spent a record $9.12 billion online shopping during Black Friday this year, according to Adobe, which tracks sales on retailers’ websites. Overall online sales for the...

november 27, 2022november 27, 2022
G7 price cap on Russia oil won’t have strong impact on Moscow: analysts
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G7 price cap on Russia oil won’t have strong impact on Moscow: analysts

Picture taken on May 3, 2022 shows a general view of Slovakia’s largest mineral oil refinery Slovnaft in Bratislava, Slovakia. (Photo by JOE KLAMAR / AFP) Joe Klamar | Afp | Getty Images The Group of 7 nations are in talks to cap Russian oil at $65 and $70 a barrel — but analysts say...

november 26, 2022november 26, 2022