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Weekonomics: Around the world

byThe i-vest Team
byThe i-vest Team
The i-vest Team
Group 7 Article, 5 min read

Broaden your world with our weekly list of the most fascinating stories from around the internet. This week’s recommended reads:


Photo: Crunchbase.

Nēsos is creating a wearable earbud to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis.

And they just closed $16.5M in funding.
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Photo: Reddit.

Reddit has just acquired TikTok-rival Dubsmash.

A big step into the growing market of user-created videos.
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Photo: Jane Bown.

John le Carré, espionage author, dies at 89.

His best-known works include Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and The Spy Who Came in from the Cold.
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Photo: Norma Mortenson.

This holiday season, logistics giants are delivering gifts and vaccines.

How 2020 is pushing shipping infrastructure to its limits
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Photo: Eric Risberg/AP.

Mathematicians have cracked a 50-year old cipher by the Zodiac killer.

Revealing a message left by the serial killer who was never caught.
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You’re all caught up! We curate new stories each week, so check back soon.

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Group 7 Article, 5 min read
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