Quebec halts all new cryptocurrency mining permits as Hydro Quebec power plant struggles to fulfill 17K MW of new power demand without raising prices for locals (Allison Lampert/Reuters)

Allison Lampert / Reuters: Quebec halts all new cryptocurrency mining permits as Hydro Quebec power plant struggles to fulfill 17K MW of new power demand

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Companies are spending a record amount to boost their stock prices — but Goldman Sachs warns they’ll soon have to find a new way to keep shares afloat

Corporate share repurchases are happening at a torrid, record-setting pace, and they’re showing no signs of slowing. Goldman Sachs, however, argues their efficacy is waning

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PluralSight, which offers software development courses, prices IPO at $15/share, has raised $310.5M already and may raise up to $357M total by public debut (Matthew Lynley/TechCrunch)

Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch: PluralSight, which offers software development courses, prices IPO at $ 15/share, has raised $ 310.5M already and may raise up to

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As tech-fueled demand raises Seattle house prices, activists wage a data-driven campaign to change zoning to allow more density in single-family neighborhoods (Paul Roberts/Politico)

Paul Roberts / Politico: As tech-fueled demand raises Seattle house prices, activists wage a data-driven campaign to change zoning to allow more density in single-family

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