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Fintech and insurtech innovation in Brazil set to take off on regulatory tailwinds

According to statistics from the country's Central Bank, the Brazilian instant payment system had powered more than 8 billion transactions. This is
Book of Boba Fett's Tuskens: Star Wars' History with Native Rep
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Book of Boba Fett's Tuskens: Star Wars' History with Native Rep

The Tribes of Tatooine shows a new side to the character, but also allows for a new perspective on the Tusken Raiders. The nomadic people of
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TechCrunch+ roundup: Allocating equity, unicorn traffic jam, blockchain gaming survey

Walter Thompson and Ram Iyer were at 2:45 PM on January 14, 2022. There are a few ways to recruit and retain employees. Offer a good salary. They
Perseverance Has Run Into a Problem on Mars: Pebbles
Science

Perseverance Has Run Into a Problem on Mars: Pebbles

A pile of pebbles is blocking the operations of the Perseverance Mars rover. The mission team had to extract a core from a rock after the rover
Business

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli banned for life from drug industry in monopoly case, ordered to pay $64.6 million

A file photo of a man. A federal judge on Friday banned notorious pharma bro Martin Shkreli from the industry for life and ordered him to pay $64.6
Supreme Court Kills Biden's COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
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Supreme Court Kills Biden's COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

The Supreme Court struck down the vaccine mandate for private companies and other organizations with at least 100 employees. The high court allowed
Sports

Tottenham vs Arsenal: Spurs angry after Gunners request postponement of north London derby due to insufficient players

Spurs are angry at their rivals after they requested to have the derby postponed due to insufficient players. A host of players are missing due to
New study sheds light on origins of life on Earth
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New study sheds light on origins of life on Earth

The origins of life in the primordial soup of ancient Earth may be explained by the structures of the proteins that are found in it. Credit: Rutgers
COVID Test Startup Accused of Telling Every Single Person They Were Negative
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COVID Test Startup Accused of Telling Every Single Person They Were Negative

According to a local news publication, a chain of Chicago-based COVID-19 testing sites has told all of their customers that they are negative for
Business

Amazon, DraftKings and more were interested in The Athletic before sale to New York Times

The co-founders of The Athletic are Adam Hansmann and Alex Mather. The Athletic reached 1 million subscribers in September of 2020. Alex talked