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Hurricane Florence could hit parts of North Carolina with up to 13 feet of storm surge and 40 inches of rain — here’s what that much water actually looks like

Hurricane Florence is heading for the Carolinas, where it’s forecasted to bring devastating storm surge and rainfall. Some parts of the coastal Carolinas could see up to 13 feet of storm surge, while isolated pockets of North Carolina could see up to 40 inches of rainfall. Experts and officials urged […]
Hurricane Florence could hit parts of North Carolina with up to 13 feet of storm surge and 40 inches of rain — here’s what that much water actually looks like
Tech

Apple is considering a low-cost HomePod, says KGI Securities

Apple may be preparing a less-expensive HomePod, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Apple’s HomePod isn’t selling very well among non-Apple fans, according to the analyst. Kuo said Apple’s software quality is lagging behind its hardware quality. Apple’s smart speaker, HomePod, may not be selling as well as the […]
Apple is considering a low-cost HomePod, says KGI Securities
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GARY SHILLING: Tech innovation will drive economic growth

Dr. Gary Shilling, the president of A. Gary Shilling & Co., spoke to Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget about his forecast that the economy will grow 3% to 3.5%, then discusses how tech innovation creates productivity. He also discusses his view on labour participation, breaking it down by age.
GARY SHILLING: Tech innovation will drive economic growth
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Here’s why you should be wary about the warm winter ahead

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued its seasonal forecast for the winter, and it should be a warm one throughout southern Australia and the very tips of the Top End. After a warm autumn, particularly in the east, this winter is forecast to be warmer and drier than usual – […]
Here’s why you should be wary about the warm winter ahead