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Details Emerge About the Amazon Lobbyist in Atlanta Speculated to be Involved in HQ2

BusinessReal EstateTechnology / December 22, 2017

Amazon registered a lobbyist in Georgia this month in a move that spurred widespread speculation that Atlanta could be a top contender for the site of its second North American headquarters. But Atlanta can’t declare victory quite yet: it turns out the lobbyist has nothing to do with Amazon’s search for a second corporate home, which the company calls HQ2. In a statement to Business Insider late Tuesday, an Amazon representative said: “Amazon’s public policy team works on a variety of issues on behalf of our customers in cities and states across the country. This work is ongoing and not related to our search for HQ2.” The lobbyist, Jacob Oster, …..

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Microsoft to Ship Developer HoloLens for $3,000 in March

Technology / February 29, 2016

That’s around the same time Facebook’s Oculus will begin shipping the consumer version of its Rift virtual-reality headset for $600. HoloLens differs from the Oculus Rift in that it makes the viewer see three-dimensional objects in the real world, rather than blocking out the real and replacing it with a 360-degree fictional universe.

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