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Kudlow Doubles Down: V-Shaped Recovery ‘a Story That’s Still in Place’ — ‘Don’t See an Interruption’
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Kudlow Doubles Down: V-Shaped Recovery ‘a Story That’s Still in Place’ — ‘Don’t See an Interruption’

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Monday doubled down on his suggestion that the United States economy is still in a “V-shaped recovery” from the devastating impact of the coronavirus shutdown. Kudlow maintained on Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom” that despite surges of coronavirus cases in certain areas and some major businesses laying off…

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Cruise doubles down on hardware
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Cruise doubles down on hardware

Ten months ago, Cruise declared it would hire at least 1,000 engineers by the end of the year, an aggressive target — even for a company with a $7.25 billion war chest — in the cutthroat autonomous vehicle industry, where startups, automakers and tech giants are battling over talent. What Cruise didn’t talk about then…

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SoftBank Doubles Down on Its WeWork Loss – CCN.com
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SoftBank Doubles Down on Its WeWork Loss – CCN.com

SoftBank has been forced to buy into the WeWork IPO as the only way to average down its initial losing investment. | Credit: Reuters Legendary investment firm SoftBank, which was once but a Japanese telecom provider, plans to plow another $750 million into the WeWork IPO, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.…

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Begone EA: Sony Doubles Down on ‘Non-Negotiable’ Single-Player Exclusives
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Begone EA: Sony Doubles Down on ‘Non-Negotiable’ Single-Player Exclusives

Sony is investing heavily exclusives for the PlayStation ahead of the upcoming generation of consoles. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: Fans of passionately crafted single-player narratives rejoice, as Sony has acquired Insomniac Games. Said acquisition has likely been on the cards for long but was likely cemented by the critical and commercial success of Spider-Man,…

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Trump Doubles Down: Won’t Risk ‘Slippery Slope’ for Gun Rights
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Trump Doubles Down: Won’t Risk ‘Slippery Slope’ for Gun Rights

While talking to reporters Wednesday, President Trump doubled down on his intent to avoid a “slippery slope” for gun rights. An unidentified reporter asked Trump what is happening in the push for background checks. Trump responded, “We have a lot of background checks right now, gun owners can tell you that, others can tell you…

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Ikea doubles down on smart home tech with new business unit
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Ikea doubles down on smart home tech with new business unit

Ikea’s smart home investments to date have been smart but scattered – now the Swedish home goods brand says it’s going to amp up its smart home bets with a brand new dedicated business unit. The company’s smart home endeavors began in 2012, and focused on wireless charging and smart lighting. It’s iterated in both…

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