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1. 25 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $1,000
By Annie Pilon – Small Business Trends
Digest: Small Business
Curators: Marc Prosser, Michael Heiligenstein
Not having enough startup funding shouldn’t shy you away from starting a business. From becoming an author to starting a landscaping business, you’re closer to your goal of starting a business than you think. Check out this post from Small Business Trends to see their set of 25 business ideas that cost between $100 to $1000 to start. Read More
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2. Former Techstars Leaders Launch VC Firm to Back Immigrant Founders
By Dylan Martin – BostInno
Digest: Angel Investor
Curator: Berg Moe
Semyon Dukach believes supporting immigrants is a moral imperative. Read More
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3. In the Knowledge Economy, We Need a Netflix of Education
By Karl Mehta, Rob Harles – Techcrunch
Curators: Aurelio Jimenez Romero, Deborah Chang, Hrvoje Morić, Jennifer Chin, Jessica Falkenthal
Content is produced massively every day. We need tools that, based on the user’s needs, learn how to make ongoing customized recommendations and suggestions through a truly interactive and impactful learning experience. Read More
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4. How Instagram Learns From Your Likes To Keep You Hooked
By JOHN PAUL TITLOW – Fast Company
Curators: SC Moatti, Reza Ladchartabi
Instagram’s Explore tab whittles billions of images down to just the ones you’ll like by tapping your behavior and metadata–not the image content itself. Read More
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5. Hot Spots in Emerging Markets: Brazil, Egypt, Indonesia
By Lilian Karunungan, Yumi Teso, and Aline Oyamada – Bloomberg (Insights on Global Emerging Economies)
Digest: Emerging Economies
Curator: Anurag Maloo
Brazil’s political turmoil endures as president fights probe. Egypt plans to sell Eurobond as its copes with dollar shortage. Indonesian assets are likely to extend their advance after S&P raised the nation’s credit rating to investment grade on Friday. Read More
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