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Nov. 26, 2020

Mental health innovation starts here

We’ve applied long-held principles of technology startups to industries across the board, from adult entertainment to transportat…

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Nov. 24, 2020

Who can solve our mental health crisis?

Young companies attempting to address our crippling mental health epidemic face a barrage of hurdles businesses with more traditi…

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Nov. 19, 2020

Retail has an innovation problem

It’s easy to buy something in a store—all it takes is the tap of a smartphone and you’re done. How come, then, buying things onli…

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Nov. 17, 2020

E-commerce is retail’s promised land

For an economy that’s almost constantly buying things, we sure have a lot of struggling retailers. That’s due to a confluence of …

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Nov. 16, 2020

Fresh Invest: The IPO Rush

Check out the first episode of Morning Brew's podcast with Fidelity, Fresh Invest.

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Nov. 12, 2020

Want to predict the future? Look to gaming

You might not know it, but the video gaming industry has long been the harbinger of life-changing, widespread tech we almost alwa…

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Nov. 10, 2020

How gaming wins the streaming wars

By some estimates, there will be about 3 billion gamers worldwide by 2023. For comparison, Netflix has 170 million subscribers gl…

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Nov. 5, 2020

Is legal marijuana a bubble?

Like any gold rush opportunity, legal marijuana will have fewer success stories than it will tales of failure. So how do we deter…

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Nov. 3, 2020

Legal weed: The winners and losers

We’re all but certain that recreational adult-use marijuana will become legal in all 50 states at some point. We’re not sure when…

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Oct. 29, 2020

The deficit matters...but just not right now

Rethinking the entire economic paradigm of any country would be almost impossibly difficult. Try to do it in the midst of a dual …

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Oct. 27, 2020

Does the U.S. deficit matter?

Who pays for it? It’s a question you hear all the time, especially when we’re talking about trillions of dollars in government sp…

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Oct. 22, 2020

Can campaign finance reform solve D.C.’s corruption problem?

We know there’s an ungodly amount of money tied up in politics, much of it collected in the campaign finance stage. What we often…

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Oct. 20, 2020

Is our democracy for sale?

How often do you think the biggest spender wins the election here in the U.S.? Would you be surprised to find out it’s 88.5% of t…

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Oct. 15, 2020

Is Silicon Valley losing its luster?

For decades, we’ve assumed geographic proximity to other innovators was a prerequisite for innovation—to change the world, you ne…

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Oct. 13, 2020

What does it take to succeed in business?

You’re going to need more than a good idea to become the next Jeff Bezos. It takes resources, information, connections, talent, a…

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Oct. 8, 2020

Can one recession undo years of progress?

By the end of April of this year, women’s job losses had erased a decade of employment gains...in a matter of months. The numbers…

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Oct. 6, 2020

Who does this recession hurt most?

Every recession causes its economic fractures in different ways. This one has disproportionately wrecked the service economy...an…

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Oct. 1, 2020

Will tech save the world...or end it?

Technology in its endless forms has given us so much—fire to make food, language to communicate feelings, and iPhones to look at …

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