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SV411

Jeremiah Owyang just dropped a bomb in Paris. Speaking at Ouishare Fest 2015 earlier this week, Owyang – one of the most influential observers of the phenomenon that has launched such high risers as Airbnb, Fon, Lending Club, TaskRabbit, and Uber – said the driving force behind this disruptive movement …

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Bloomberg

China’s interest in Latin America isn’t just about oil and agriculture anymore. As Premier Li Keqiang tours Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Chile for the first time, China is taking advantage of cheaper prices as the commodities super-cycle ends to fast-track its influence in a region that supplies everything from crude …

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Eurogamer.net

Nintendo of America has hired a new vice president of sales and marketing: Doug Bowser. Looks more like JK Simmons to me. Bowser previously worked at EA, where he served as VP of Global Business Planning – presumably the business of destroying the globe by kidnapping princesses and their castles. …

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Mirror Daily

Many jokes are now circling the Internet as Nintendo’s new-appointed North America Sales Manager is called Bowser. The resemblances between the new Sales Vice-President and the famous fire-throwing Nintendo character do not go further than their names, the game developer reassured its players in a recent announcement published on their …

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