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We asked dozens of young bankers to name their biggest Wall Street concern — and one answer came up over and over

Business Insider recently compiled a list of the top talent on Wall Street age 35 and under, interviewing dozens of bankers, asset managers, and traders in the process.
We asked the crop of dealmaker candidates making waves in investment banks and private-equity shops the

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A Stanford researcher is pioneering a dramatic shift in how we treat depression — and Google Brain's cofounder has joined the effort

Several tech startups have entered the mental health space in recent years, but few have made a real impact.
Woebot is an artificially intelligent chatbot designed by Stanford researchers. It uses one of the most heavily researched clinical approaches to treating depression.
This week, the

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A Las Vegas hotel mogul plans to send an inflatable space hotel into orbit around the moon by 2022

Bigelow Aerospace says its inflatable space hotel could be ready for lunar orbit by 2022.
One of the company’s pods is already attached to the International Space Station.
Bigelow is touting the future pod as a hub for “lunar business development,” but the company would probably need NASA

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Amazon's TV and movie boss has resigned after being accused of sexual harassment

Roy Price, the head of Amazon Studios, resigned from his position on Tuesday, according to CNN’s Brian Stelter. His resignation comes after a producer working for Amazon alleged he sexually harassed her.
According to CNN, Albert Cheng, who took over Price’s position after he was

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IBM is using the technology behind bitcoin to help businesses in countries with weak banking systems

IBM is using the technology behind bitcoin to help farmers and other small businesses in underdeveloped countries participate in global trade. 
IBM announced the project on Monday, in partnership with fintech startups Stellar.org and KlickEx Group.
The companies will use IBM’s blockchain technology to process financial

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6 executives who make a point of leaving the office before dark

Working long hours has become a status symbol in the US.
Sometimes that example is set by a company’s top executives, who are in the office from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., then sending emails until midnight.
But some execs are forging a different path, showing

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Tesla has a key strategy that helped it soar past legacy automakers (TSLA)

 

Tesla has always pursued a multi-car strategy.
A core value is that those cars are Teslas and therefore must be beautiful.
Customers have responded and Tesla has built a brand on aesthetics and technology.

With Tesla struggling to overcome what CEO Elon Musk has described as

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While Amazon and Microsoft battle in the cloud wars, this startup quietly built a $175 million business by picking up their slack (AMZN, MSFT, GOOG, GOOGL)

DigitalOcean is a cloud computing startup based in New York, competing with Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure by focusing on smaller developers and startups.
The company exclusively reveals to BI that it’s on a $175 million annualized run rate (ARR) for 2017.
An IPO

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I’m addicted to ‘I Love Hue,’ the most soothing smartphone game I’ve ever played

That’s something awfully satisfying about putting things in order by color. 
This may not be the case for everyone. But when things are arranged by color, I feel organized and relaxed. My closet and even my smartphone apps are almost always arranged that way. 
So

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The CEO of a startup founded by college dropouts sent a brutally honest pitch to potential investors

One of the hardest parts about getting a company off the ground is finding the right investors to help keep the lights on during the early days. 
If you’ve ever watched the hit show “Shark Tank,” then you’ll know it’s no easy feat convincing investors to

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