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Japan’s top two lavatory-makers are at last making inroads overseas
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WHEN staff at the Louvre in Paris head to the bathroom, the toilet lid opens as they approach, a warm seat heats their derrières, and, once done, their nether regions are washed and dried precisely. Selling the equipment is a coup for Toto, Japan’s biggest producer of “shower toilets”. Toto and its rival Lixil carve […]

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America’s Republicans take aim at mortgage subsidies
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IN THE 1980s Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan were both proud of their efforts to expand home ownership. In Britain, Thatcher presided over a fire sale of state-owned homes to tenants. In America, Reagan deregulated financial markets and expanded mortgage lending. At the time both countries provided generous mortgage-related tax breaks, making it easier to […]

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This Ex-Google Glass Engineer is Trying to Perfect What Airbnb and Uber Have Perfected
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SF-based startup Gate is building a camera-equipped smartlock for the future when trusted access to front doors is the new norm.

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A massive trove of data on offshore transactions is leaked
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IN APRIL 2016, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) dropped a bombshell. Its articles about the “Panama Papers”, a leaked trove of documents which had been stolen from Mossack Fonseca, a Panama-based law firm, sent shock waves round the world—felling the leaders of Pakistan and Iceland, leading to multiple arrests and pushing several countries […]

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Acer Chromebook 14 for Work Review: The Best Laptop for Cloud-Based Businesses
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KURT: Put Deck Here!

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IKEA undertakes some home improvements
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You snooze, you lose ON A Sunday afternoon, just beyond London’s M25 ring road, shoppers participate in the ritual that is a trip to IKEA. Fuelled by a lunch of Swedish meatballs, they negotiate their way around the 400,000-square-foot maze of a store, past children playing hide and seek and couples arguing over the merits […]

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October 30th marked the 70th birthday of the WTO’s precursor
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Britain signs up SUPERLATIVES surrounded the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) when it was signed on October 30th 1947. A press release heralded it as “the most far-reaching negotiation[s] ever undertaken in the history of world trade.” The Economist grumbled it was “one of the longest and most complicated public documents ever issued—and […]

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The bitcoin bubble
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PUT the word Bitcoin into Google and you get (in Britain, at least) four adverts at the top of the list: “Trade Bitcoin with no fees”, “Fastest Way to Buy Bitcoin”, “Where to Buy Bitcoins” and “Looking to Invest in Bitcoins”. Travelling to work on the tube this week, your blogger saw an ad offering […]

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Fitbit Posts $113 Million Loss in Q3 Earnings Report
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The San Francisco-based company reported $392.5 million in revenue for the quarter.

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The Best Way to Build a Product that Resonates with Consumers
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Build your product based on user research. It’s the difference between creating a product that people actually want and building a vanity project.

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