• Trump claims parents of Korean War soldiers asked for his help, but most of them are likely dead

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump on Wednesday claimed the parents of Korean War soldiers asked for his help in returning the remains of their sons during the 2016 presidential campaign, but his assertion doesn't quite add up.
    The vast majority of parents of Korean War vets are likely deceased, based on when the conflict occurred (1950-53).
    The document Trump signed with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un included an agreement to return prisoner of war / missing in action remains and repatriate those already identified.
    President Donald Trump on Wednesday claimed the parents of Korean War soldiers asked...
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  • SoftBank Wants to Build the Future. Here Are Some New Bets It Could Make

    SoftBank Wants to Build the Future. Here Are Some New Bets It Could Make

    6 days ago - By NY Times

    As the Japanese tech giant continues to buy up stakes in promising companies like WeWork, DealBook suggests other bold investments that it could make.
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  • The 20 most flexible jobs for working parents

    The 20 most flexible jobs for working parents

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Working moms and working dads often need a more flexible work environment.
    But just one in 30 job postings tout their family-friendly or flexible work options.
    The most flexible jobs were sales manager, sales engineer, and team assembler.
    Just one in 30 job postings tout their family-friendly or flexible work options, according to a recent study by Indeed Hiring Lab economist Andrew Flowers.
    Indeed mined the descriptions of jobs that have at least 10,000 openings for keywords like work-life-balance, flexible working hours, or working remotely.
    There were two types of jobs that broke into...
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  • Microsoft: Windows 10 April 2018 Update was the fastest to reach 250 million devices, thanks to AI

    Microsoft: Windows 10 April 2018 Update was the fastest to reach 250 million devices, thanks to AI

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Like other tech giants, Microsoft wants everyone to know that the company is heavily investing in AI. The latest example in this quest is Microsoft's explanation today that it “leveraged AI at scale to greatly improve the quality and reliability of the Windows 10 April 2018 Update rollout.” Windows 10 is being developed as a servi...
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  • A Silicon Valley VC firm just invested $10.5 million in an app that helps companies like Slack and Reddit make working parents' lives easier

    A Silicon Valley VC firm just invested $10.5 million in an app that helps companies like Slack and Reddit make working parents' lives easier

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Family and parenting app Cleo announced a $10.5 million investment from Greylock Partners.
    Cleo is offered through employers, and provides parents with access to experts in areas like birth preparation and sleep.
    The app is designed to ease parents' transition back to work, and reduce attrition at companies.
    So far, employees at companies like Slack and Reddit have signed on.
    This post is part of Business Insider's ongoing series on Better Capitalism .
    On Wednesday, an app called Cleo announced a $10.5 million Series A funding round led by Sarah Guo at Silicon Valley venture capital firm...
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  • A Silicon Valley VC firm just invested $10.5 million in an app that helps companies like Slack and Reddit make working parents' lives easier

    A Silicon Valley VC firm just invested $10.5 million in an app that helps companies like Slack and Reddit make working parents' lives easier

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Family and parenting app Cleo announced a $10.5 million investment from Greylock Partners.
    Cleo is offered through employers, and provides parents with access to experts in areas like birth preparation and sleep.
    The app is designed to ease parents' transition back to work, and reduce attrition at companies.
    So far, employees at companies like Slack and Reddit have signed on.
    This post is part of Business Insider's ongoing series on Better Capitalism .
    On Wednesday, an app called Cleo announced a $10.5 million Series A funding round led by Sarah Guo at Silicon Valley venture capital firm...
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