Michel Di Pollicino

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May 20, 2018<br>7:13 PM<p>Elon Musk announced details about a high-performance upgrade for Tesla Inc.’s Model 3 electric cars in a series of tweets Saturday night, including one version that almost doubles the sedan’s cost.<p>May 20, 2018<br>6:26 PM<p>‘In five years in the US people will not really be using cash in …

NTSB releases preliminary report on Tesla’s March fatal crash

Jun 7, 2018<br>11:05 AM<p>Jun 7, 2018<br>11:01 AM<p>Oversight of for-profit colleges and student loan servicers has weakened under Trump.<p>Jun 7, 2018<br>11:00 AM<p>Medical device maker Nexeon MedSystems Inc. has filed for an initial public offering, and plans to list its shares on Nasdaq, according to a regulatory …

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Lululemon Athletica price target raised to $120 from $90 at Instinet

Jun 1, 2018<br>3:56 PM<p>Visa Inc. says Friday it is experiencing a service disruption in Europe that is affecting payment providers across the continent.<p>Jun 1, 2018<br>3:47 PM<p>Rents are increasing at the slowest pace in years across most of the U.S.<p>Jun 1, 2018<br>3:37 PM<p>U.S. auto sales rose in May as demand for …

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Lululemon Athletica price target raised to $120 from $90 at Instinet

Jun 1, 2018<br>3:47 PM<p>Rents are increasing at the slowest pace in years across most of the U.S.<p>Jun 1, 2018<br>3:37 PM<p>U.S. auto sales rose in May as demand for sport-utility vehicles and pickup trucks continued to buoy sales despite rising gas prices. Deliveries likely increased nearly 5% during the month …

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Russell 2000 on pace for best monthly return, up nearly 6%, since September

May 19, 2018<br>7:11 PM<p>Kentucky Derby winner Justify, sent off as the 2-5 favorite, won the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, running his unbeaten streak to five races and setting up a historic shot at horse racing’s Triple Crown when he competes in the Belmont Stakes in three weeks.<p>May 19, 2018<br>5:04 PM<p>The …

Apr 30, 2018<br>10:37 PM<p>Jan Koum, Facebook Inc. director and co-founder of its WhatsApp unit, is leaving the messaging service after what people familiar with the matter described as disagreement over putting advertising on its app and frustration over the confines of working in a big company.<p>Apr 30, …

Jun 9, 2018<br>7:03 PM<p>Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Justify ran into the history books Saturday, winning the Belmont Stakes in wire-to-wire fashion and completing horse racing’s Triple Crown, becoming just the 13th horse to accomplish that feat and only the second undefeated horse to do so.<p>…

SP 500 trades at break-even level at 2,770; Nasdaq flat at 7,629

Jun 8, 2018<br>11:15 AM<p>Jun 8, 2018<br>11:14 AM<p>Dow gains less than 0.1% at 25,250<p>Jun 8, 2018<br>11:14 AM<p>Dow turns positive in late-morning trade<p>Jun 8, 2018<br>11:10 AM<p>July WTI oil down 63 cents, or 1%, to $65.32/bbl<p>Jun 8, 2018<br>11:10 AM<p>WTI oil prices move lower to trade near session lows<p>Jun 8, 2018<br>10:39 AM<p>Verizon …

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Graham Nash Has 'Wild Tales' To Spare

Graham Nash first came to the U.S. as part of the British Invasion with his band The Hollies, which got its start at the same time as The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, and shared bills with both groups in England. But Nash later helped to define a kind of West Coast sound, singing harmonies as …

Bridget In Middle Age: We're Not So 'Mad About' This Girl

As you may have already heard by now, in the latest installment of the Bridget Jones saga, sexy love interest Mark Darcy is dead. The outcry over his death was not caused by sadness so much as by the sense readers had that killing him was a cheat, a sacrilege, somehow morally wrong. There hasn't …

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Three things you need to understand about 3D printing to talk about it intelligently

Several of the biggest brains in 3D printing joined Quartz for a discussion about the future of the technology at General Assembly in New York City on July 16. Here are the three most interesting things we learned.<p>1. Customization is effectively free with 3D printing<p>The upsides of 3D printing are …

Why it's Hard for VCs to Say ‘No’

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Andrej Kiska is an associate at Prague-based Credo Ventures. Prior to Credo, Andrej worked at an early growth fund Benson Oak, the first backer of AVG Technologies</i><p>“VCs are arrogant. VCs are cowards. They speak about how they love to help entrepreneurs build successful companies, yet …

Breaking Down The Inertia Around Android And iOS Innovation

As Android closes in on 1 billion activations, the companies grouped around Mozilla’s Firefox OS are asking how, and over what period of time, can we break down the Google/Apple OS duopoly?<p>I got talking earlier this week to Dan Appelquist, of Spanish carrier Telefonica, a keen supporter of Firefox …

MBank And The Future Of Responsive Banking

I’m not a huge fan of banks, but when senior director Michal Panowicz approached me about mBank, my interest was piqued. How could a banking spin-off of BRE Bank and founded in 2000 create one of the coolest, most high-tech banking experiences I’ve seen? The more important question, however, was …

High-End Stores Use Facial Recognition Tools To Spot VIPs

When a young Indian-American woman walked into the funky L.A. jewelry boutique Tarina Tarantino, store manager Lauren Twisselman thought she was just like any other customer. She didn't realize the woman was actress and writer Mindy Kaling.<p>"I hadn't watched <i>The Office</i>,"Twisselman says. Kaling both …

Cable TV to the rescue: Will the “quality” subscription model work for books, movies, music?

Movies are dying, bookstores disappearing, radio’s awful — but it’s a golden age of TV. Can we all learn from HBO?<p>Like a state covered by a range of microclimates, the culture world is a baffling and contradictory place these days. The last decade or so has been a rough time for much of the …

The Apple, Samsung Conflict Will Get Even More Absurd Before It Gets Better

This week the Wall St Journal reported that Apple and Samsung had been in negotiations to settle their long running patent conflicts, coming close to a settlement in February. No surprise, though – a deal still seems a long way off.<p>The conflict is set to get more bizarre before it gets better. The …

GM CEO confirms super-size Cadillac sedan

Cadillac will launch a car bigger than its XTS large sedan within the next two years, General Motors CEO Dan Akerson says.<p>The XTS is the biggest Cadillac car, and there have been dueling reports for at least two years about whether GM's luxury brand planned to stop there, or go bigger.<p>Akerson's …

Amid Greek austerity, plunder of priceless treasures

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/996000/996286_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524649769_aa06f591ab4fef2c7578d8d5dc2ba3c4<p><b>The financial crisis in Greece has already had far-reaching consequences for many people, but now it is claiming a new casualty as some of the country's</b> …

American Conservative writer Alan Jacobs publishes a self-described "flawed" essay about an Alabama childhood spent harassing a young black neighbor: "We could have surrounded him, of course, but we were too cowardly for that."

<i>American Conservative</i> writer Alan Jacobs publishes a self-described "flawed" essay about an Alabama childhood spent harassing a young black neighbor: …