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Slowing US growth could be good for investors. Here’s why

1. US first quarter GDP: The first report card of the year for the American economy is due on Friday. Hold tight. Investors will be watching closely after worries about a global and US economic slowdown weighed on their minds at the start of the year. The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta estimates 2.8% real…MORE

Tesla announces shakeup to its board of directors

Tesla revealed Friday that four directors will leave the company — shrinking the size of its board to seven eventually. The electric-car maker said that it wants to “streamline” corporate oversight because its board has grown by four members over the past five years. That has led to “the duplication of certain areas of experience…MORE

Soylent was a tech company that sold food. Now it wants to go mainstream

Soylent is making a play for the mainstream. With new products and a growing retail presence, Soylent has evolved from a tech company that sold food, as CEO Bryan Crowley put it in an interview with CNN Business, to a food company that is enabled by tech and science. Soylent’s latest product, Soylent Squared, is…MORE

The Mueller Report is already a best-seller

Three versions of “The Mueller Report” soared to the top of Amazon and Barnes & Noble’s best-selling book charts in the 24 hours after a redacted version of Robert Mueller’s findings were released on the web. Several different publishers are rushing competing versions of the report out to bookshelves. They’re betting that some people will…MORE

Mueller’s findings are fresh fuel for the never-ending information wars

A version of this article first appeared in the “Reliable Sources” newsletter. You can sign up for free right here. Mueller and the information wars You would have been foolish to think that the Mueller report would unify the country around a common set of facts. That’s not how things work in 2019. As the…MORE

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