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Blue Apron's comeback plan might take a while to start working (APRN)

Blue Apron Blue Apron has a plan to turn its fortunes around, but it might take a while to get it going. In a note downgrading the company to a neutral rating, Stifel said Blue Apron’s plan to jump start its business will take several quarters to make a real difference. Blue Apron recently expanded its product lineup and allowed customers ...

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Google taps Indonesia with a slimmed-down Search app (GOOGL, GOOG)

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Google is reportedly experimenting with a light version of its Search app in Indonesia, according to Android Police. The stripped-down version of the Search app is optimized for use in areas with slow or low-quality mobile and internet connections — the ...

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Romney goes after Trump for Charlottesville response: 'What he communicated caused racists to rejoice, minorities to weep'

Mitt Romney. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, posted a lengthy statement on Facebook Friday morning both criticizing President Donald Trump’s response to the violence at white nationalist protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend and calling on him to apologize to the country. “Whether he intended to or not, what he communicated caused racists to ...

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The 24 best footballers on the planet right now

Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid win La Liga and the Champions League in 2017.Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno / Getty ImagesFIFA, the world governing body of football, announced on Friday its list of the 24 best footballers in the world. The footballers were selected by a panel of “FIFA legends,” like two-time World Cup winner Cafu, joint FIFA player of the 20th ...

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Delta has a new secret weapon against American and Southwest — take a look inside (DAL, BBD.B)

Benjamin Zhang/Business Insider Next Spring, Delta Air Lines is expected to put the first of its new Bombardier C Series airliners into service. The new ultra-fuel-efficient, long-range jets are expected to be based in New York and Los Angeles.  However, the importance of these base locations cannot be overstated. New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas are not only three of ...

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There are cracks forming under the surface of the stock market

While the US stock market has shown remarkable resilience lately, if you look closer, there are some cracks forming under the surface. Business Insider senior markets reporter Joe Ciolli discusses a measure called dispersion, which shows the degree to which the market’s best performers are diverging from the worst. It’s high right now, which some market experts think shows rising investor ...

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The secret trick flight attendants use when the plane is too cold and there are no blankets

Flight attendants have amazing secrets that can really help flying suck less. AP/Apichart Weerawong The INSIDER Summary: My flight was freezing, and there were no blankets. A flight attendant handed me a warmed-up bottle of water and said: “Hold this. Don’t let it burn your skin. That’s what we do.” It worked. Flight attendants have amazing secrets that can really help ...

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15 mistakes you’re making when you do your makeup

Did you remember to blend?vitormarigo/iStock Makeup looks effortless when it’s done by a professional. But without proper guidance, it can hard to acheive the same look. That’s why we’ve rounded up a list of helpful advice, consulting makeup artists and experts for the most common mistakes they see people make in their beauty routine and what they should be doing instead. From wearing ...

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There are still 100s of Confederacy symbols across the US — here's where they are

Virginia State Police in riot gear stand in front of the statue of General Robert E. Lee before forcing white nationalists, neo-Nazis and members of the ‘alt-right’ out of Emancipation Park after the ‘Unite the Right’ rally was declared an unlawful gathering August 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla City and state officials across the US are stepping ...

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Companies tackle smart city barriers

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Transportation platform provider Kritek and Skyline Products, a manufacturer of signs and billboards, will work together to provide cities around the world with an all-in-one, cloud-based, smart city solution that is designed to help cities improve traffic flow. This includes the hardware ...

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