Gaming megastar Ninja said he’s deleting TikTok

Streaming superstar Tyler “Ninja” Blevins tweeted he’s deleting TikTok. “Hopefully a less intrusive company (data farming) that isn’t owned by China can recreate the concept legally,” Blevins said. This week Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and President Trump both said a US ban on TikTok, which is owned by Chinese company ByteDance, is being considered. […]

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Sen. Tammy Duckworth fires back at Tucker Carlson and Trump, calls them ‘insecure men’ who have no idea what patriotism means

Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth responded in a column to Fox News host Tucker Carlson’s heated monologues in which he questioned her patriotism. In an opinion column titled “Tucker Carlson Doesn’t Know What Patriotism Is,” Duckworth accused Carlson of disingenuously conflating her previous remarks. Also attacking President Donald Trump, she said “attacks from self-serving, insecure men […]

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The $64 billion art market is embracing blockchain and cryptocurrencies to sell paintings worth millions of dollars by the likes of Picasso

Cryptocurrencies and their underlying technologies are becoming increasingly popular in the world of fine art. Contemporary artist Lincoln Townley and established auction house Christie’s both now accept cryptocurrency as payment. Platforms like the Blockchain Art Exchange are also using distributed ledger technology to try and guarantee authenticity and protect ownership in the million-dollar market for […]

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10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Sony is making a $250 million “strategic investment” in Epic Games, the company behind “Fortnite,” the two announced on Thursday. That $250 million buys Sony a 1.4% stake in Epic Games, which puts Epic’s current valuation at just shy of $18 billion. […]

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How today’s best business software goes viral

Capiche is a secret society for SaaS power users, building a new community of people who care about software to make the SaaS industry more transparent, together. This piece was written by Matthew Guay, Capiche‘s founding editor and former senior writer at Zapier. When Jiro dreams of sushi, you’d hardly imagine him slicing sashimi with […]

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THE SVOD SHAKEOUT REPORT: A massive media shakeout is on the horizon — here are the key trends, players, and how we think it will play out

This is a preview of THE SVOD SHAKEOUT research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. To check to see if you already have access to Business Insider Intelligence through your company, click here. The streaming wars — the high-stakes competition among media and tech giants to attract subscribers or users to their streaming […]

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These are the top 5 UK financial institutions ranked by the mobile banking features consumers value most (LYG, BCS, NBS, CYBG, RBS)

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. This report is exclusively available to enterprise subscribers. To learn more about getting access to this report, email Head of Enterprise Subscription Sales Chris Roth at croth@businessinsider.com, or check to see if your company already has access. The […]

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