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Here are this week's top briefs.

 Microsoft Teardown: Cloud, AI, & Subscriptions And The Next Trillion-Dollar Company
We dive into the strategies Microsoft is pursuing across cloud, enterprise IT, AI, gaming, and more to see how the company is positioning itself for the future.




80+ Corporations Working On Blockchain And Distributed Ledgers
Blockchains and distributed ledgers are being piloted by organizations from Walmart to Goldman Sachs to Maersk. We take a look at how the technology will be implemented.



Auto & Mobility Trends In 2019
An analysis of emerging auto and mobility trends using the CB Insights NExTT framework.



The 2019 Tech IPO Pipeline
Our 7th annual Tech IPO Pipeline Report features 286 of the most promising and highly valued private venture and private equity-backed technology companies in the United States.



How Smart Cities Will Vacuum Up Data — And Attempt To Protect It
We dive into initiatives for collecting and sharing accessible city data, as well as how organizations around the world are handling growing privacy concerns.



A Simple Guide To Medicare Advantage And Why It’s Taking Off Now
The private form of Medicare is growing rapidly. We look at the trends shaping the industry and why Medicare Advantage is poised for fast growth.



 The Cannabis Industry Has Reached An All-Time Funding High. Here’s What It Accomplished In 2018.
The cannabis industry has seen unprecedented growth in 2018, indicated by both record-high funding and regulatory milestones. Here, we highlight the latest developments in this market.



How Uber Makes Money
Uber is the quintessential two-sided marketplace, but the real mechanics and drivers of its business are poorly understood. We look at where Uber makes money, where it spends it, and what profitability looks like.



46 Corporations Working On Autonomous Vehicles
Beyond trendy names like Tesla and Alphabet chasing self-driving cars, a host of auto brands and other tech heavyweights are also investing in autonomous R&D.



 20+ Fintech Startups Focused On The Elderly
From healthcare platforms to estate planning, startups are creating financial technologies designed specifically for Baby Boomers and retirees.


 

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Anand
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