British stocks surge after Johnson’s Conservatives win majority

British stocks surge after Johnson’s Conservatives win majority

Homebuilders and banks in the U.K. rallied on Friday in relief of a commanding Conservative victory in the general election. Equity strategists at Citi said the U.K. election result is probably as good as it gets. While Conservatives had led in polls since t… […]

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UK public sector IT chiefs shrug off breach threats: The data we hold isn’t that important

UK public sector IT chiefs shrug off breach threats: The data we hold isn’t that important

Half of UK public sector IT chiefs think the data they’re responsible for protecting is less valuable than private sector information, according to a survey by antivirus firm Sophos. Just over 50 per cent of 420 senior managers quizzed by Sophos agreed with … […]

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Coliving company Quarters just hired a former WeWork and Wyndham Hotels exec as COO to help lead a multi-city US expansion

Coliving company Quarters just hired a former WeWork and Wyndham Hotels exec as COO to help lead a multi-city US expansion

German coliving company Quarters has hired Rui Barros as chief operating officer as looks to continue its US expansion.  Quarters, with 3,000 active units across 14 locations and almost 8,000 more units being developed, claims to be the largest coliving prov… […]

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Trump is trafficking in anti-Semitic tropes. It must stop

Trump is trafficking in anti-Semitic tropes. It must stop

Dean Obeidallah, a former attorney, is the host of SiriusXM radio’s daily program “The Dean Obeidallah Show” and a columnist for The Daily Beast. Follow him @DeanObeidallah. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. View more opinion articles on … […]

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Hawa Dawa monitors air quality block-by-block to help cities make decisions

Hawa Dawa monitors air quality block-by-block to help cities make decisions

If city governments had a block-by-block understanding of their city’s own ever changing air quality, how might it impact the decisions they make? Thats the concept behind Hawa Dawa, the first company pitching today in the TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin Startup B… […]

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