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A top clean tech group reveals 4 major trends shaping the energy industry — and which startups are most likely to win big

A top clean tech group reveals 4 major trends shaping the...

The research firm Cleantech Group released its Global Cleantech 100 list on Thursday, which showcases the top startups in sustainable innovation.Startups in the power and energy sector account for nearly half of the list.The firm's director highlighted four broad trends that are transforming the industry, including a shift in foreign investment and a wave of…
Jamie Dimon makes renewed pitch for JPMorgan to be valued like a subscription service — and it shows how Wall Street is trying to echo Big Tech

Jamie Dimon makes renewed pitch for JPMorgan to be valued like...

The JPMorgan Chase CEO sounded a familiar note on Tuesday on a call with journalists when he casually compared his bank to competitors in Silicon Valley.Answering a question about whether the bank's stellar performance has driven its stock price as high as it will go, Dimon said one aspect of its revenue — much of…
A deepfake artist’s attempt to make Robert De Niro look younger in ‘The Irishman’ is being hailed as superior to Netflix’s CGI

A deepfake artist’s attempt to make Robert De Niro look younger...

A deep fake artist's attempt to make Robert De Niro look younger in 'The Irishman' is being hailed as superior to Netflix's CGI.The YouTuber, known as iFake, used freely-available deepfake software to de-age characters played by the likes of Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Joe Pesci.Despite Netflix reportedly spending millions on digital de-aging software,…
Tim Cook’s personal security and travel expenses surged in 2019 as Trump’s trade war with China threatened to gash Apple’s profit (AAPL)

Tim Cook’s personal security and travel expenses surged in 2019 as...

Apple may have spent less on lobbying than its Silicon Valley peers, but the costs of doing business amid a raging trade war with China seem to be partly reflected in the company boss's executive compensation. Apple CEO Tim Cook's security and air travel costs surged more than double in 2019, according to the company's latest…
VOICE ASSISTANTS IN HEALTHCARE: 3 emerging voice technology applications in healthcare that providers can deploy to cut costs, build loyalty, and drive revenue

VOICE ASSISTANTS IN HEALTHCARE: 3 emerging voice technology applications in healthcare...

This is a preview of Voice Assistants in Healthcare research report from Business Insider Intelligence.Purchase this report.Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing digital health news and analysis to your inbox. Interactions with voice assistants in healthcare by age and topic Business Insider Intelligence Voice…
Here’s what tech CEOs are most worried about going into 2020 — and why they’re looking to the election for help (FB, GOOG, GOOGL, AMAZON, UBER)

Here’s what tech CEOs are most worried about going into 2020...

Executives say workforce, data privacy and healthcare are top priorities ahead of the presidential election, according to a new survey and policy report from PricewaterhouseCoopers.Two themes were consistent across the issues — policy has become a key factor in business strategy, and data has become a key factor in policy.Also, as the regulatory landscape grows more…
These are the 8 coolest gadgets, cars, and concepts we saw at the biggest tech event of the year

These are the 8 coolest gadgets, cars, and concepts we saw...

The Mercedes-Benz VISION AVTR concept car. REUTERS/Steve Marcus CES 2020, the biggest tech show of the year, wraps up on Friday. This year's show was full of dazzling TVs, futuristic car prototypes, home robots, and a whole lot more.Here are the highlights from the event, including the Sony Vision-S concept car, TCL 10 Pro, and more. Visit…
How Deloitte is spending $2 billion to train 4,000 workers on the hottest tech jobs of 2020

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This story requires our BI Prime membership. To read the full article, simply click here to claim your deal and get access to all exclusive Business Insider PRIME content. There's a major push across corporate America to quickly retrain workers to be able to use advanced tech like artificial intelligence in their daily jobs.Deloitte launched…
Samsung is taking a page out of Apple’s playbook by opening stores across the US. Here’s how retail spaces from the competing tech giants compare. (AAPL)

Samsung is taking a page out of Apple’s playbook by opening...

The Galaxy Note 10 Plus on display in the Palo Alto Samsung store. Katie Canales/Business Insider Apple opened its first retail store in 2001. It was an innovative idea at the time, allowing customers to test out tech products first-hand in a store before buying.It has proven to be successful, and other retailers have since…
Tech stocks are on track for their best year in a decade — and set to rise higher with the rollout of 5G

Tech stocks are on track for their best year in a...

John Moore / Getty Images The S&P 500 information technology sector is up more than 48% year-to-date and on track for its best year since 2009. The sector has seen rapid growth from soaring Apple stock and triple-digit gains from its best performing semiconductor stocks like Advanced Micro Devices. The index, made up of 70…

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The pivot to digital was a major topic for the C-suite in 2019, and that shows no signs of changing in 2020. Over the past several months, I've interviewed numerous tech chiefs, analysts, professors, vendors, consultants, and other experts on the biggest challenges facing organizations in the shift. Among my key takeaways was the importance of culture…
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Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Men in Silicon Valley are exploring plastic surgery in order to succeed at work, according to a report from The Washington Post. Tech workers are turning to procedures like Botox, fillers, laser treatments, and radio frequency microneedling, a technique that stimulates collagen and rejuvenates the skin. In some cases, they're going under the…
Hello, dogo: 2 new breeds get the American Kennel Club’s nod

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NEW YORK (AP) — A powerful Argentine big-game hunter and a sociable French water dog have made the American Kennel Club’s list of recognized breeds.The club announced Tuesday that the barbet and the dogo Argentino are now part of the 195-breed pack.That means they can compete starting Wednesday in many traditional, breed-judging dog shows (many…
Move to oust corrupt ‘cartel’ from Atlantic City is rejected

Move to oust corrupt ‘cartel’ from Atlantic City is rejected

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — An effort to drastically reshape government in Atlantic City, which has a tradition of corruption so extensive and colorful that it was the star of hit HBO series “Boardwalk Empire,” has a hit a roadblock.In response to the storied dirty dealings of this seaside gambling resort, a group led by…