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BusinessInsider – John Oliver Hilariously Explains The Dire Importance Of Net Neutrality In A Way That Makes Sense – 8 June 2014

businessInsiderBy Caroline Moss

“Net Neutrality. The only two words that promise more boredom in the English language are: ‘Featuring Sting,'” John Oliver said last week on his new HBO show, “Last Week Tonight.”
Quote: Oliver says it’s time to listen up, because cable companies have figured it out: “If you want to do something truly evil you just have to make the logistics of it sound really boring.”
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Markets More: Financial Crisis Repo The Composition Of The Trillion-Dollar Repo Market Is Shifting In An Unsettling Way

businessInsiderBy Myles Udland

The Financial Times’ Tracy Alloway has a piece on the state of the repurchase, or repo, market, and what she finds is a little unsettling.

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BusinessInsider – FT : China Accuses Major US Consulting Firms Of Spying – 26 May 2014

businessInsiderChina has accused major American consulting firms like McKinsey and Boston Consulting Group of spying, and has ordered its state-owned enterprises to cut ties with the companies, the FT’s Jamil Anderlini reports.

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BusinessInsider – Rob Wile – The EU Is Safe For Now, But Its Future Looks Terrible – 26 May 2014

businessInsiderEuropean Union parliamentary election results show that centrist, establishment parties will maintain a comfortable majority.

But the details of the votes suggest the future of the EU could be in deep trouble.

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BusinessInsider – Armin Rosen – NATO’s Secretary General Tells Europe To Stop Relying On The US And Provide Its Own Defense – 16 May 2014

businessInsiderThe Secretary General of NATO touched on one of the more sensitive aspects of the ongoing crisis in Ukraine during a speech at a security conference in Slovakia today.

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BusinessInsider – Jim Edwards – Quantcast CEO Claims Adtech’s Hot New $5 Billion Trend Is Ripping Off Clients – 16 May 2014

businessInsiderThe hottest new trend in adtech is “RTB,” or real-time bidding. And it’s often a way to rip off advertisers, according to Konrad Feldman, CEO of Quantcast, one of the larger players in the RTB market.

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BusinessInsider – Chuck Hagel: Isolationism Won’t Protect Us From The World’s Troubles – 7 May 2014

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US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Tuesday warned Americans against isolationism, saying the United States could not afford to turn away from the world’s crises.

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