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A team of Wall Street analysts think Amazon will be worth $910 billion by 2027 (AMZN)
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A team of Wall Street analysts think Amazon will be worth $910 billion by 2027 (AMZN)

Amazon's stock price has rocketed by 50% in the past year, delighting shareholders and making founder Jeff Bezos the second richest man in the...

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Architects designed this skyscraper attached to an asteroid to get around building restrictions
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Architects designed this skyscraper attached to an asteroid to get around building restrictions

Manhattan is packed with towers, but the city still has height restrictions in various neighborhoods. As a way to get around these mandates, New...

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A French billionaire is turning this huge, abandoned railway building into the world's biggest startup campus
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A French billionaire is turning this huge, abandoned railway building into the world's biggest startup campus

When it comes to hobbies, some tech billionaires are off trying to buy land in New Zealand to prepare for Doomsday. Not Xavier Niel, who is one of...

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Technical issues are forcing Amazon to delay the public launch of its cashier-less grocery store (AMZN)
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Technical issues are forcing Amazon to delay the public launch of its cashier-less grocery store (AMZN)

Technical difficulties have delayed the public opening of Amazon's futuristic new grocery store.  The store, called Amazon Go, uses machine...

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There's one huge factor shaping Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts' 'coffee shop of the future' (SBUX, DNKN)
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There's one huge factor shaping Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts' 'coffee shop of the future' (SBUX, DNKN)

Smartphones are about to change coffee shops as we know them, as Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks prepare to build the "coffee shop of the future."  ...

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8 of the most expensive real estate developments in American history
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8 of the most expensive real estate developments in American history

With an estimated cost of $20 billion, New York City's Hudson Yards neighborhood is set to become the most expensive private real estate...

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A giant U-shaped skyscraper designed for New York City could be the longest building in the world
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A giant U-shaped skyscraper designed for New York City could be the longest building in the world

Manhattan developers keep building skyscrapers taller and taller, but Greek architect Ioannis Oikonomou hopes to break a new kind of record. His...

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Inside the stunning new headquarters of a New York design startup that creates awesome spaces for tech companies and their execs
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Inside the stunning new headquarters of a New York design startup that creates awesome spaces for tech companies and their execs

When it came to designing their new headquarters, interior design startup Homepolish wanted to focus on what cofounder and CEO Noa Santos considers...

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A startup invented this $10,000 house that can be built in one day
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A startup invented this $10,000 house that can be built in one day

When you do it yourself, building a tiny house of around 400-square-feet typically takes a couple months (depending on the design) and costs tens...

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The 25 most beautiful buildings in the world, according to architects
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The 25 most beautiful buildings in the world, according to architects

Like paintings and sculptures, buildings can be beautiful works of art. We asked architects to tell us the one building that's a game-changer for...

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We visited Amazon's first neighborhood bookstore and saw how it could change the industry for good (AMZN)
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We visited Amazon's first neighborhood bookstore and saw how it could change the industry for good (AMZN)

In case you missed it, Amazon.com, the world's largest online bookseller, has been opening brick-and-mortar stores over the past few years, with...

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Luxury camping retreats complete with in-tent massages could be the future of weekend getaways
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Luxury camping retreats complete with in-tent massages could be the future of weekend getaways

Collective Retreats, a startup based in Denver, Colorado, wants to disrupt the hospitality industry by building where their competitors can't. The...

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A legendary Silicon Valley designer is selling his wacky 6-in-1 home for $15 million
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A legendary Silicon Valley designer is selling his wacky 6-in-1 home for $15 million

Design guru David Kelley is selling his California home for $14.995 million. Set on five acres of lush woodland in the exclusive Silicon Valley...

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A VC fund that keeps picking British AI winners has raised another £120 million
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A VC fund that keeps picking British AI winners has raised another £120 million

Venture capital firm Octopus Ventures has raised a £120 million fund to invest in UK technology startups, The Financial Times reports. The London...

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The cost of living in San Francisco is so high, a tech company is paying workers $10,000 to leave
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The cost of living in San Francisco is so high, a tech company is paying workers $10,000 to leave

In San Francisco, the rent- as they say- "is too damn high." In an effort to help employees avoid the high cost of living, a small tech company...

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Adidas built a pop-up store that uses high-tech sensors and lasers to build you custom clothes
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Adidas built a pop-up store that uses high-tech sensors and lasers to build you custom clothes

Adidas is testing out a new way to attract customers and keep up with trends. The German athletic-wear company has launched a pop-up store in...

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SoundCloud has taken over Pinterest's office in Berlin
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SoundCloud has taken over Pinterest's office in Berlin

Music streaming startup. SoundCloud, which employs around 400 people in total, owned the office space that Pinterest was using in the 16,000 square...

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Uber is drastically scaling back its plans to expand into Oakland
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Uber is drastically scaling back its plans to expand into Oakland

Uber's expansion into Oakland is being massively curtailed as the company opts to buy more property in San Francisco instead.  When the company...

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Millennial tech workers are paying an exorbitant amount to live in cramped, dorm-like conditions in San Francisco
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Millennial tech workers are paying an exorbitant amount to live in cramped, dorm-like conditions in San Francisco

Millennials will go to great lengths to live in San Francisco to pursue their careers. Some have even gone so far as to live in boats, tiny homes,...

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A struggling Chinese tech giant looking to make a big splash in the US is said to be selling off property to raise money
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A struggling Chinese tech giant looking to make a big splash in the US is said to be selling off property to raise money

Chinese tech giant LeEco is looking to sell a 49-acre Silicon Valley property it purchased from Yahoo less than a year ago. Citing unnamed sources,...

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26-year-old 'echo boomers' are running wild in America — here's what they're all about
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26-year-old 'echo boomers' are running wild in America — here's what they're all about

By last count, there were 4.6 million 26-year-olds in America. That's more than any other age group in the country. Torsten Slok, an economist at...

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A Harvard grad invented these $139,000 stackable homes that can be built in under three weeks
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A Harvard grad invented these $139,000 stackable homes that can be built in under three weeks

Jeff Wilson spent one of his two years as dean of Huston-Tillotson University in Texas living in a dumpster. The experience made him embrace...

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Rental startup Goodlord has raised £7.2 million from Silicon Valley's Ribbit Capital
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Rental startup Goodlord has raised £7.2 million from Silicon Valley's Ribbit Capital

Goodlord, a software provider for estate agents and tenants, has raised £7.2 million from first-time investors Ribbit Capital, and existing backers...

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The 14 most expensive skyscrapers built in the last 20 years
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The 14 most expensive skyscrapers built in the last 20 years

Over the last few decades, skyscrapers' heights- and thus their costs- have continued to climb. Business Insider rounded up the most expensive...

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The American dream of suburbia is evolving — here’s what it’ll be like to live in the suburb of the future
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The American dream of suburbia is evolving — here’s what it’ll be like to live in the suburb of the future

When Barb and Kevin Francella moved to New Rochelle, New York in 1990, the suburb radiated a sense of the American dream. Clusters of single-family...

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New York's tallest rental skyscraper will have a rock-climbing wall, library, and basketball court
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New York's tallest rental skyscraper will have a rock-climbing wall, library, and basketball court

The area farthest west of midtown Manhattan was once a quiet part of town. Subway lines didn't stretch there, and many of the apartment buildings...

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Billionaire property developer Nick Candy paid £1.2 million for Katy Perry to sing at his wedding
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Billionaire property developer Nick Candy paid £1.2 million for Katy Perry to sing at his wedding

Property tycoon Nick Candy "paid £1.2 million" for Katy Perry to sing at his wedding to popstar Holly Valance, the High Court in London heard on...

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We visited a RadioShack in NYC and saw why hundreds of stores are closing
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We visited a RadioShack in NYC and saw why hundreds of stores are closing

RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in just two years. The electronics retailer announced Wednesday that it will close about...

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Snapchat has opened a new storefront for its Spectacles glasses in Venice (SNAP)
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Snapchat has opened a new storefront for its Spectacles glasses in Venice (SNAP)

Snapchat has a new storefront for its Spectacles camera glasses. The app's parent company, Snap Inc., has opened a new retail store just a stone's...

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The tallest penthouse apartment in San Francisco is going on the market for $42 million — take a look inside
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The tallest penthouse apartment in San Francisco is going on the market for $42 million — take a look inside

The penthouse apartment at San Francisco's yet-to-be-completed 181 Fremont residential building hit the market this week for a whopping $42 million...

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