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Stalled out: Why the rush of IPOs from big, unprofitable companies...

Getty/JOHANNES EISELE/Contributor After Uber endured a tough stock-market debut and as Lyft struggles, Michael Arone of State Street Global Advisors says more pain for Silicon Valley unicorns may lie ahead — something that could affect the whole stock market. Arone says that high-profile companies might continue to get a rough reception when they go public…

Google, siding with Saudi Arabia, refuses to remove widely-criticized government app...

Mohammed bin Salman (center), the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, with Google CEO Sundar Pichai (left) and co-founder Sergey Brin (right). Getty Images Google has rejected calls to remove a Saudi government app which offers a tool for men to control where women travel. The company told the office of Democratic Rep. Jackie Speier, who…

Why the CEO of a $7 billion health system wants tech...

Marc Harrison, the CEO of health system Intermountain Healthcare, understands why big tech companies like Microsoft and Amazon are interested in getting into healthcare. "Our industry is too inefficient," Harrison told Business Insider. His priority: figuring out how to work with big tech players to use technology to get a "non-creepy" view of patients to…

On Christmas Eve, Chevrolet drivers can track Santa from their cars

North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD, has been tracking Santa’s progress around the globe every Christmas Eve for more than 60 years. Even a government shutdown won’t prevent NORAD from completing its once-a-year mission. Now, General Motors is getting in on the annual tradition. On December 24, owners of the company’s Chevrolet -branded vehicles,…

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