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Business. Huit milliardaires égalent la moitié des habitants de la planète

TOO MUCH. Chaque année, le rapport d’Oxfam dresse un constat toujours plus accablant sur l’accumulation sans précédent des richesses entre quelques mains : la fortune de huit milliardaires correspond aujourd’hui à celle de la moitié des habitants de la planète. « Il est temps de mettre l’économie au service des 99 % », dit l’ONG.

Movies. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' decimates the competition at the weekend box office

HIT. With a last-minute jolt to the 2016 box office, Disney’s “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” shot past all other competition to land the third-best opening of the year. 

What would a recreational marijuana market in California look like?

GROOVY. Cannabis will be taxed more than tobacco, marketed like wine, funded like the riskiest of start-ups and grown under bank-like security.

That’s the emerging vision of what California’s consumer market for marijuana, expected to be worth $6 billion by 2020, is going to look like after voters on Tuesday approved recreational use of cannabis.

Africa. The iHub catalyses the growth of the Kenyan tech community

WHAT IS IHUB? WHO WE ARE, WHY WE EXIST, AND WHY ANYONE SHOULD CARE?

We believe that African innovation plays a critical role in shaping future technology globally. The iHub was the first such space in Kenya and has spurred a revolution in the tech ecosystem across the African continent over the last five years, constantly challenging and influencing technology development.

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