“The Bot Is Out There. It Doesn’t Feel Pity, Or Remorse, Or Fear, And It Absolutely Will Not Stop Until Your Job Is Dead”

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By Michael Every of RabobankAI ai ai!Last night we had a fascinating team discussion about the implications of ChatGPT and AIs. One conclusion reached was that replacing brains with a machine will do to middle-class jobs what replacing muscles with a…

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Pending Home Sales Suffered Worst Annual Decline Ever In 2022, Despite December Surge

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While existing home sales slipped to cycle lows in December, new home sales bounced and this morning analysts were surprised to see pending home sales rise 2.5% MoM (against expectations of a 1.0% decline), and November's decline was revised higher...Source: BloombergThis…

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“Madness”: France, Croatia Deny ‘West At War With Russia’ After German Foreign Minister Sparks Outrage

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On Tuesday, German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock ignited a firestorm of debate when she stated that Western allies are fighting a war against Russia - causing many to suggest that she essentially 'declared war' on Russia, and contradicting the official stance…

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Watch: Rand Paul Warns ‘Over-Classification’ Being Used To Cover Up COVID Lab Leak

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Authored by Steve Watson via Summit News,Senator Rand Paul warned Wednesday that over classification of information is being used to avoid oversight and institute cover ups, such as regarding the origins of COVID.Appearing on Newsmax TV’s “Eric Bolling The Balance,” Paul explained…

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Scottie Pippen SP33, Murder Head Death Club, Kanpai Pandas, Claynosaurz and more collections added to Kraken NFT

We’re thrilled to announce that we have added nine new NFT collections to Kraken NFT for our current beta testers to explore, collect and trade.  After revealing dozens of NFT collections over the past few weeks, we carefully selected these new…

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‘On the brink of overtaking fossil fuels’: Clean energy investment tops $1tr for first time

Global investment in the clean energy transition soared to record levels last year, surpassing $1tr as the sector matched the level of investment in fossil fuels for the first time. That was the headline conclusion of a major new report from…

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Headless Commerce Isn’t Just Shaking Up Retail: Three Other Industries Being Disrupted

Casper Rasmussen is President of MACH Alliance, a group of companies dedicated to advocating for open, best-of-breed technology ecosystems. Headless commerce has completely changed how brands sell online. While retail is the best known industry it has disrupted, several others have…

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Gaetz Introduces Resolution To Deny Schiff Access To Classified Information

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Authored by Caden Pearson via The Epoch Times,Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) introduced a resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday calling for an investigation into Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and proposed he be denied access to classified information.The resolution (pdf), titled “Preventing Extreme…

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Americans’ Spending Drops Again In December, Fed’s Favorite Inflation Signal Slows

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The headline from this morning's income and spending data is The Fed's favorite inflation indicator - Core PCE Deflator - printed pretty much in line with expectations (headline up 0.1% MoM was marginally hotter than expected). The year-over-year prints dropped to…

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Here’s how the World Economic Forum leaps into the metaverse — Davos 2023

Web3 and the metaverse were handed a seat at the table of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2023 as the ecosystem continues to drive innovation across industries.As Cointelegraph continues to explore WEF, the presence of the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystem was…

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6 Crucial Factors Leaders Need To Build A Better Workplace Culture In 2023

John Street, cofounder and CEO, Pax8. In a fragile economy and a world filled with uncertainty, why are some companies growing faster than others? Do the technologies those companies choose to operate their businesses matter? Without question. Are automation innovations driving…

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E-Commerce 2.0: How Smart Contracts are Disrupting Traditional Online Marketplaces

Saud MuzaffarJan 22·4 min readStreamlining Transactions, Improving Trust and EfficiencyPhoto by Myriam Jessier on UnsplashBefore we move on I would recommend you to see this brief explanation of smart contracts in one minute:Smart Contracts 101: A 1 Minute Beginner's Guide #shorts…

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How Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are set to change the game for the global economy: A…

Saud MuzaffarJan 24·6 min readAn in-depth examination of CBDCs, their potential impact, and the ongoing pilot projectsPhoto by DrawKit Illustrations on UnsplashIntroductionCentral Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) have been gaining increasing attention in recent years as central banks around the world explore…

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Liz Young: I still want to be cautious despite bright spots in earnings, econ data

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ShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via Email Liz Young, SoFi's head of investment strategy, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss the recent market performance, what goes into Young's calculus, and more. 03:19 an hour ago

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A Dollar Collapse Is Now In Motion, Saudi Arabia Signals The End Of ‘Petro’ Status

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Authored by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.us,The decline of a currency’s world reserve status is often a long process rife with denials. There are numerous economic “experts” out there that have been dismissing any and all warnings of dollar collapse for years.…

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10 Important Expenses Every CEO Should Budget For In Today’s Economic Climate

As businesses recover from the pandemic-fueled events of the last few years, as well as grapple with the uncertainty of today’s economic climate, entrepreneurs are likely to feel cautious and unsure of how to plan for the success of their businesses…

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Creating self-sovereignty in the creator economy and Web3 — Is there room for both?

On this week’s episode of NFT Steez, hosts Alyssa Exposito and Ray Salmond meet with Web3 content writer Julie Plavnik to discuss the importance of self-sovereignty while building a digital identity in Web3. Plavnik referenced author Gavin Wood when describing Web3 and…

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How Electric Vehicle Companies Can Help Support Energy Grids Through The Winter

Joseph leads the North America business of ev.energy, a global provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging software. The world has fundamentally changed in recent years. Countries including the United States, United Kingdom and Germany have seen their natural gas supplies impacted…

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