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How Ben Affleck became an accidental Dunkin’ influencer

Ben Affleck’s love for Dunkin’ proved a constant through the unpredictable and stressful 2020. The actor appeared in countless paparazzi photos with his trusty Dunkin’ iced coffee at his side, cementing the connection between him and the iconic coffee chain. Drayton Martin, Dunkin’s vice president of brand stewardship, told Business […]
How Ben Affleck became an accidental Dunkin’ influencer
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The accused Nashville suicide bomber was reportedly paranoid about 5G technology. Here’s what we know about the false 5G conspiracy that went viral this year.

On Christmas morning, a suicide bombing shook Nashville. The explosion injured three and damaged 41 buildings, Business Insider previously reported. The FBI said Anthony Quinn Warner, who was in the van that exploded, was responsible for the bombing. Besides Warner, there were no casualties. While the investigation is ongoing, the […]
The accused Nashville suicide bomber was reportedly paranoid about 5G technology. Here’s what we know about the false 5G conspiracy that went viral this year.
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Ford’s head of electric vehicles throws shade at Tesla, saying the new Mustang Mach-E’s ‘roof doesn’t come off’

Ford’s first mass-market electric vehicle, the Mustang Mach-E, is hitting dealerships. In an interview with Autoblog, the executive in charge of the vehicle took a thinly veiled swipe at Tesla’s well-documented quality lapses. “The doors fit properly, the plastics and other materials colour-match, the bumpers don’t fall off, the roof […]
Ford’s head of electric vehicles throws shade at Tesla, saying the new Mustang Mach-E’s ‘roof doesn’t come off’
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Zoom is considering expanding to email, messaging, calendar to compete with productivity platforms giants like Google and Microsoft, according to new report

Zoom’s video-conferencing service experienced explosive growth in 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools, offices, and social events to go virtual. Now, the company is considering expanding its offerings into email, calendars, and messaging services, The Information reported Wednesday. Pursuing services beyond video could help Zoom court corporate customers. But […]
Zoom is considering expanding to email, messaging, calendar to compete with productivity platforms giants like Google and Microsoft, according to new report
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Congress approves $7 billion for aid on internet bills and efforts to close the digital divide, as part of the larger COVID-19 stimulus package

Congress on Monday approved $US7 billion in aid to help lower-income Americans get internet access. The bill would allocate rebates of up to $US75 a month to help certain low-income Americans pay their internet bills. The COVID-19 pandemic has intensified concerns about the digital divide between Americans with and without […]
Congress approves $7 billion for aid on internet bills and efforts to close the digital divide, as part of the larger COVID-19 stimulus package
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Costco CEO says $1.50 hot dogs and $4.99 rotisserie chickens aren’t going away — the in-store experience is still a priority as other retailers pivot to e-commerce

Costco’s CEO said that the retail giant’s brick-and-mortar stores are here to stay. “It’s still important to get people physically in the store. I don’t think brick and mortar is going away,” said Craig Jelinek on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” Monday. Meanwhile, competitors like Walmart and Target have expanded curbside pick-up […]
Costco CEO says $1.50 hot dogs and $4.99 rotisserie chickens aren’t going away — the in-store experience is still a priority as other retailers pivot to e-commerce
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Boeing’s fired CEO’s next act involves self-driving electric tractors made by a former Tesla executive

Former Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg is advising a robotic tractor maker, Bloomberg reports. Monarch Tractors, which launched its first product this month, was cofounded by former Tesla executive. Unlike some larger applications, Monarch’s small tractors are battery powered and “driver optional.” Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Former Boeing […]
Boeing’s fired CEO’s next act involves self-driving electric tractors made by a former Tesla executive