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What you need to know in advertising today

Snap crushed Wall Street’s revenue targets in its fourth quarter, as it filled its Snapchat app with more ads than ever and tapped into a broader group of consumers.
The Snapchat maker’s stock rose as much as 30% in after-hours trading as Wall Street cozied

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A former Facebook executive and Princeton dropout built an app that lets you impersonate Donald Trump

A new app called “Impersonate the Don” lets you impersonate President Donald Trump using a cartoon avatar.
The app costs $2 and is only available on iOS.
The app was made by Josh Miller, a Princeton dropout who joined Facebook at the age of 22

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This Android phone looks just like the iPhone X, but costs less than a quarter of the price

Chinese smartphone maker Oukitel is selling an iPhone X clone called the Oukitel U18.
The phone has the same design on the front, facial recognition technology it calls Face ID, and even has its own notch. 
But the phone costs $160 compared to over $1,000

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This 24-year-old quit his job after making a fortune in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies — here's how he did it

Kingsley Advani is a cryptocurrency millionaire at age 24.
He invested $34,000 and turned it into low seven figures in six months.
The 24-year-old quit his job last fall and now travels the world as a startup advisor and angel investor.

In the summer of 2017,

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Oracle's Silicon Valley campus is now home to a high school — here's what it's like inside (ORCL)

Oracle is known for its database technology, but it soon could be known for something else as well — educating kids.
Last month, the tech giant opened the doors of a brand new $43 million high school building built on its Silicon Valley campus.

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Bitcoin has lost more than $72 billion in value since the beginning of 2018

Bitcoin is still the largest cryptocurrency, but its influence is waning.
The digital currency has slumped to its lowest levels in two months, and has lost more than $72 billion in market cap this year. 

2018 has been a swift departure from the previous year

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A bunch of people are betting that a 70-year-old health system could hold the key to fixing out-of-control healthcare costs

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan announced Tuesday they’re teaming up to launch a new nonprofit healthcare company. 
Venture capitalist Bill Gurley — the legendary investor who backed Uber, Snap, and eBay— thinks employers should get out of healthcare.
But there’s one piece that needs to

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What we know about the new healthcare company Amazon, JPMorgan, and Berkshire Hathaway are forming (AMZN)

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan are teaming up to form an independent venture that’ll be focused on healthcare for their US employees. 
The venture will be nonprofit, and its initial focus will be on technology solutions, the companies said in a press release.
Beyond that, we

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Almost every major cryptocurrency is falling

The six largest cryptocurrencies have all lost value in the last 24 hours.
Bitcoin was down 4.6%, Ethereum was down 4.6%, and Ripple’s XRP was down 6.3%.

The six largest cryptocurrencies, including the flagship bitcoin, have all sunk in the last 24 hours, according to data

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Companies like Amazon and Starbucks want to kill cash — and it could be a huge blow to the most vulnerable Americans (SBUX, AMZN)

Companies like Starbucks and Amazon are testing stores that do not accept cash. 
Going cashless can provide key advantages for retailers, such as boosting efficiency and preventing robberies. 
However, for the 7% of Americans without a bank account, a cashless society would mean complete exclusion. 


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