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MIT Brings Solution To Load Webpages Faster

“Polaris” system from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab accelerates website load-time by decreasing network trips. There are few things more frustrating than a slow-loading Web page. For companies, what’s even worse is what comes after: users abandoning their […]

Distressed Debt In North America And Europe

Distressed Debt In North America And Europe

Distressed Debt In North America And Europe by Preqin Distressed Debt In North America And Europe Using extracts from the recently-launched Preqin Special Report: Distressed Debt in North America and Europe and additional data from Preqin’s Private Debt Online platform, […]

SoFi Launching Its Own Hedge Fund

SoFi Launching Its Own Hedge Fund

SoFi Launching Its Own Hedge Fund by PitchBook SoFi, the online lender that raised a $1 billion round at a valuation of $3.6 billion last August, has announced the launch of its own hedge fund to offset slowing growth patterns […]

Stephen Hawking Argues Against Brexit

Stephen Hawking and more than 150 of the world’s other top scientists are calling for Great Britain to remain part of the European Union. They believe Brexit would be bad for science and universities in the U.K. In addition to […]

Ultra-Processed Foods Dominate U.S. Diets

According to new research out of the University of Sao Paulo and Tufts University, Americans are getting 50% of their calories from “ultra-processed foods.” “Processed” is not that bad, “ultra-processed” is a problem With a few exceptions, most of us […]