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Walmart buys Cornershop for $225MM

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According to WSJ, Walmart continues to expand its digital commerce business by buying the Latin American grocery delivery service known as Cornershop for $225 million. The startup offers on-demand delivery from retailers in Mexico and Chile. The retail giant recently invested in a Chinese online grocer and entered an agreement with […]

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Yoco Secures Series B Raise of $16M, Led by Partech

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Yoco Secures Series B Raise of $16M, Led by Partech

 Download Yoco, the South African-based Point of Sale payments provider, has raised a Series B round of US$16M led by Partech, a Venture Capital firm based in Silicon Valley, Europe and Africa, with participation from Orange Digital Ventures, FMO (The Dutch Development Bank) and existing Series A investors A. Yoco […]

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Did The Avengers Directors Just Accidentally Reveal Details About ‘Avengers 4’?

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Did The Avengers Directors Just Accidentally Reveal Details About ‘Avengers 4’?

The Infinity War sequel will hit theaters in late April next year, so we don’t expect Marvel to reveal the actual title of the movie anytime soon. We saw Thor actor Chris Hemsworth troll fans a few days ago during a pre-recorded award acceptance stunt, but he didn’t actually let the title slip out. […]

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Inmates Hack Tablets to Transfer $225,000

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Hundreds of inmates in Idaho hacked tablets in an effort to transfer thousands of dollars into their prison accounts. The tablets — manufactured by JPay — are intended for accessing games, music, ebooks, and emails. But because of a flaw, inmates were able to hack the tablets to transfer over […]

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WHO Report Finds No Public Health Risks Or Abuse Potential For CBD

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WHO Report Finds No Public Health Risks Or Abuse Potential For CBD

Janet Burns ,  WOMEN@FORBES   A World Health Organization (WHO) report has found no adverse health outcomes but rather several medical applications for cannabidiol, a.k.a. CBD, despite U.S. federal policy on this cannabinoid chemical. According to a preliminary WHO report published last month, naturally occurring CBD is safe and well tolerated in humans (and animals), and is […]

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Atlanta Task Force Mistake Okra for Cannabis

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Atlanta Task Force Mistake Okra for Cannabis

Georgia police raided a retired Atlanta man’s garden last Wednesday after a helicopter crew with the Governor’s Task Force for Drug Suppression spotted suspicious-looking plants on the man’s property. A heavily-armed K9 unit arrived and discovered that the plants were, in fact, okra bushes. The officers eventually apologized and left, but they took some […]

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Up to the Minute: Why More People are Getting Their News Online

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  Newspapers are so 1990s. Seriously. According to new research by Pew, more Americans go online to get their news as opposed to using traditional sources like newspapers. Twenty-three percent of people in the U.S. said they had read a print publication the day before. And, only 29 percent reported […]

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Why Cameron Diaz is Feeling Fearless

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Why Cameron Diaz is Feeling Fearless

As Reported by CNN Cameron Diaz covers the August issue of Esquire magazine. (CNN) — Cameron Diaz is feeling fearless. With her 42nd birthday approaching on August 30, the actress is dismissing Hollywood’s obsession with youth and embracing growing older with pride and an eagerness to try something new. os: Celebrities […]

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Cop’s Kindness Helps Boy Get Much-Needed Bed

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Cop’s Kindness Helps Boy Get Much-Needed Bed
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