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Silicon Valley has finally found something even more addictive than social media in vaping and Juul — Quartz

Digital addictions can’t compete with the actual factor.  Juul Labs, valued at $15 billion, is one of the world’s largest fast-growing startups. It reached its...

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Uber’s economics team is its secret weapon — Quartz

It’s onerous to elucidate simply how a lot economists love Uber. Economists love Uber like a mom loves her youngster. They adore it just like the web loves...