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Oculus Quest Delivers Quality Wireless VR Gaming, But At a High Price

Here's our review.Using virtual reality can be uncomfortable. VR headsets are typically bulky, fit poorly, and have too many wires.Facebook set out to solve this problem with its new Oculus Quest, which went on sale this week. Its wireless design sets it apart from most headsets, and the adjustable

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Brainstorm Health: Novartis $2.1 Million Drug, Brexit Fallout, Jakafi Drug Approval

Brainstorm Health Daily: May 24, 2019Happy Friday, readers!On Friday, drug giant Novartis got the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) green light for a first-of-its-kind gene therapy to treat a rare, devastating genetic muscle-wasting disorder called spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). This victory was la

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Out of the Office: Easing the Stress of Packing With Away CEO Steph Korey

Packing doesn't have to be stressful.Going on vacation should be fun and relaxing. Except when you’re packing. What do I bring? Do I really need all these clothes? Will it all fit?Away is a travel company that makes suitcases, bags, and other travel products. So what better way to ease the stress of

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While SpaceX’s Internet Satellites Launch, a Rival’s Stock Price Blasts Off

Elon Musk’s SpaceX got a stratospheric number of headlines this week for lofting into orbit the first 60 operational satellites for its planned Starlink Internet service. But the startup will need to launch hundreds more satellites before offering even rudimentary Internet service from space--and al

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What’s Wrong With San Francisco

Homelessness, traffic, housing costs and more.This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here.It is open season on the technology industry and its capital city. And not without reason.The behemoth tech

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Could Ford Buy Tesla? Here’s How Likely A “Doomsday” Scenario Is

Even with the stock down significantly, analysts say Tesla's $30 billion market cap would make it a hard acquisition to swallow.Former Tesla bulls have been bailing on the company. The stock continues to drop. Bond prices are at low levels. The auto maker is burning through $1 billion in cash a quar

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A Planned KKK Rally Has Dayton, Ohio On Edge

It was a commencement speech for the ages: The private equity billionaire's gift is worth $40 millionHere’s your week in review, in haiku1.One stable genius,extremely calm, so calm. It'sinfrastructure week!2.A matter of deepregret, three times a failure:Brexit, stage (far) right.3.Screams from a rag

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Why Joe Biden Is the Only True Progressive Candidate

The presidential candidate has been attacked by President Trump on the right and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the left. This only works in Biden's favor.As the beneficiary of simultaneous attacks by both President Donald Trump from the right and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez from the l

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Trump Administration Proposal Could Threaten Transgender Healthcare Protections

The third rollback of transgender rights this week.A new Trump administration proposal introduced on Friday could threaten healthcare protections for transgender people, advocates say.The Department of Health and Human Services’ proposed rule would change how nondiscrimination protections define “se

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Charges Against Julian Assange Violate First Amendment, Advocates Say

“The Trump administration is moving to explicitly criminalize national security journalism."The Espionage Act charges levied against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange yesterday are attracting scrutiny from free press advocates who believe the United States is violating the First Amendment by charging

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Term Sheet — Friday, May 24

On deals and dealmakers.BEST BUSINESS DOCUMENTARIESIf you're like me, there's nothing you enjoy doing more than drinking a fine glass of wine while watching your favorite business documentary.Two that I've seen recently seen and enjoyed include Panic and Minimalism. (As my editor said, "Polina, you

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The Best Business Documentaries to Watch This Weekend

Scandals, fraud, and more.If you're like me, there's nothing you enjoy doing more than drinking a fine glass of wine while watching your favorite business documentary.Two that I've seen recently seen and enjoyed include Panic and Minimalism. (As my editor said, "Polina, you need a hobby that doesn’t

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Trump-Pelosi Feud Hits New Lows With ‘Doctored’ Video

Trump took to Twitter to tweet out an edited video of Pelosi stumbling over her words.President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday night to tweet out an edited video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stumbling over her words.The 30-second video featured clips from a news conference Pelosi held Thursd

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2020 Candidate Pete Buttigieg’s Marriage Is Giving Dating App a Boost

The 2020 Democratic candidate and his husband have inspired others in the gay community to seek out love on the platform where they met.South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg has quickly risen to become a top 2020 presidential contender in the Democratic primary since his campaign launch in January, repres

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Theresa May, Beth Ford, The View : Broadsheet for May 24

The Broadsheet forGood morning, Broadsheet readers! Theresa May resigns, The View’ becomes an essential campaign stop, and we parse the bounty of policy proposals being put forth by the women running for U.S. president. Enjoy the long weekend if you’re in the U.S. or U.K. We’ll see you on Tuesday. E

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Data Sheet—What’s Wrong With San Francisco

This is your Data Sheet newsletter for Friday, May 24, 2019.This is the web version of Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. To get it delivered daily to your in-box, sign up here.It is open season on the technology industry and its capital city. And not without reason.The beh

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Pelosi Has Plenty of Reasons Not to Impeach Trump

Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump spent much of the week goading each other with increasingly direct insults, but the House Speaker has many reasons for resisting what could be her ultimate weapon: impeachment.Pelosi is watching more than just the national polls that show most of the public doesn't supp

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Theresa May Is Quitting Britain’s Top Job. Business Won’t Like What Comes Next.

There's likely no good outcome here.The British prime minister, Theresa May, is finally falling on her sword. On Friday morning, she announced her imminent resignation as Conservative Party leader on June 7th.A leadership contest will formally begin on that date, though in reality it has been underw

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Market Respite, May Day, Maersk Warning: CEO Daily for May 24, 2019

Must-read business news, delivered every morning.Good morning.In all the excited commentary about how 5G will change the world, here's one prediction that’s only coming into focus now: it could be the spark that ignites a new Cold War.The Chinese government said yesterday that if the U.S. wants trad

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Summer Road Trip Ahead? Gasoline Supply Crunch Means You Should Beware at the Pump

A sudden drop in gasoline stockpiles has depleted the usual summertime cushion.Every month, Melissa Murray and her family go on a road trip.Melissa and her husband, Mychal, are native Texans, now living in Houston. They’re used to driving, but during the years they lived in Kuwait, where Mychal was

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