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By in Business on February 4, 2017
BUSINESS • Analysis
Chinese bank chief found dead inside his office
May 28, 2018
The chairman of Tianjin Rural Commercial Bank was found dead in his office on Saturday, SCMP reports.
Six CEO pay packages that explain soaring executive pay
May 27, 2018
The income gap between top executives and everyday employees grows ever wider. Here are six pay packages that stand out.

Business Brief
‘She-working’ offices swap beer kegs for nursing rooms
March 26, 2018
A mother-entrepreneur has opened female-focused work spaces in Seattle, joining a growing trend
Uber to sell Southeast Asian business to rival Grab, sources say
March 25, 2018
The reported deal marks the first big consolidation in the industry in Southeast Asia
Venezuela takes three digits off currency amid hyperinflation crisis
March 25, 2018
Critics say the move serves to cover up soaring prices and a collapsing currency
U.S. sets May 1 tariff threat on Canada, Mexico in bid to get quick NAFTA deal
March 23, 2018
Canada and Mexico originally received an indefinite exemption from the tariffs with no expiry date
It’s crunch time for the robot-car industry
March 23, 2018
Uber-related fatality in Arizona will force a reset for a technology that won’t be practical on a major scale any time soon
Business Trends
Snow, the Korean Snapchat clone, now has its own version of Animoji
May 26, 2018

If you’re over Snapchat because of the countless redesigns and re-redesigns but Instagram’s filters don’t tickle your fancy, there’s a Korean app called Snow that takes all of the beloved features and combines them into a super cute camera app. Snow has been around for a while, but the latest update gives it even more features, including its own take on Apple’s adorable Animoji, real-time beauty effects, and a new mirror mode.

The new AR emoji feature lets you overlay your face with animated characters, including a puppy dog and an old man. Once selected, the camera detects your face, masks it with the sticker, and mimics your expressions. The major difference between this and Animoji is that you can still (kind of) see your body....

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