Look at Bain & Co.'s new socially distanced Austin office, the first that the firm will open since the pandemic started, complete with 'hot desks' and sanitation stations

Submitted by Tech Insider on April 23, 2021 - 8:30am

Bain office

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When Bain & Co. started planning the design for its new office in Austin, Texas, leaders at the firm wanted their employees' input. It formed a 12-person real-estate committee led by Mackenzie Bushy, an associate partner and diversity, equity, and inclusion leader.

Bless These Sleepbuds for Drowning Out My Snoring Husband

Submitted by Gizmodo on April 23, 2021 - 8:30am

The universe conspires against my beauty rest. My husband snores. Not every night, but when he does, my bedroom becomes the Thunderdome. Most nights, my cat yowls at 4 a.m. for more food, and at 5 a.m., bats my face with his paws until I raise the window blinds so he can stare at pigeons. My geriatric dog cries at 2…


The top creator economy moves of the week, from new hires at Night Media and Moment House to a newsletter Discord server

Submitted by Tech Insider on April 23, 2021 - 8:14am

Creator+ team

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Some influencers aspire to become TV and movie stars — and streaming platforms are making it happen. 

This week, Netflix announced a deal with TikTok group the Hype House for a new unscripted series featuring members of the "collab" house. The company previously secured the rights to a "She's All That" remake starring TikToker Addison Rae Easterling.

A deadly fight 33 years ago shows just how destructive a war between the US and Iran could get

Submitted by Tech Insider on April 23, 2021 - 8:10am

Iran navy Sahand Praying Mantis

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Just before 8:00 a.m. on April 18, 1988, members of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) stationed on the Sassan and Sirri oil platforms in the Persian Gulf received a warning from US Navy ships several thousand yards away.

"You have five minutes to abandon the platform. I intend to destroy it at 0800," the warning said.

The investing chief of crypto asset manager Arca shares the 3 themes and 10 tokens he's betting on — and explains how to execute his special-situations investing strategy in digital assets

Submitted by Tech Insider on April 23, 2021 - 8:02am

Arca CIO Jeff Dorman, CFA

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Jeff Dorman seems to be the perfect person to bring fundamental investing into the crypto world. 

Two decades ago, Dorman got his start as an investment banking analyst at Lehman Brothers. Since then, he has worked at Merrill Lynch, Citadel Securities, and a few debt-focused hedge funds before joining a fintech firm. 


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