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What is parametric disaster insurance? It just delivered a speedy payout in Florida for Hurricane Ian and more than half of adults say inflation is causing financial hardship, but the impact of high prices appears to be easing

Hi MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. What is parametric disaster insurance? It just delivered a speedy payout in Florida for Hurricane Ian Climate change is roiling the insurance industry, boosting demand for AI-focused, event-based parametric plans like Arbol’s $10 million reinsurance claim. Read More More than half of adults say inflation is causing financial …

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Waze Gets In-Car Integration, But American Drivers Have to Wait

That annoying friend who’s constantly telling you how superior Waze is over your crappy navigation app during road trips may soon have to put their money where their mouth is. For the first time, the google-owned social navigation app is getting its own dedicated in-car app, although it will only work with two new Renault …

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People still afraid of catching COVID-19 are costing the US economy billions of dollars and my stepfather has dementia, and his sister is badgering him for money. How can I protect him?

Hi MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. People still afraid of catching COVID-19 are costing the US economy billions of dollars Labor-force participation fell for the third month in a row in November. Read More ‘Gaslighters have two signature moves’: Are you being gaslighted at work? How to recognize the signs. People who lie, steal, …

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End of American internet, India-China contribute to 50% of the world’s data traffic

India and China now account for nearly 50 per cent of the global mobile traffic, compared to their 12 per cent share 10 years ago. The growth in digital infrastructure has led to a surge in Internet appetite in these countries. In 2012, India contributed to only 2 per cent of the world’s mobile data …

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Comcast customers’ cable and internet bills to increase by an average of 3.8% going into 2023

Many Comcast cable TV and internet customers can expect increases to their bills beginning in December, as the company makes pricing changes it says are needed to cover increasing broadcast TV and regional sports fees. The TV broadcast fee is a monthly charge for ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX. The regional sports fee covers networks …

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How to Share Your Location With Android Friends

Photo: swastika (Shutterstock) For those of us with iPhones, sharing our location with friends and family is simple. The Find My app (formally Find My Friends) is your one-stop shop for tracking the contacts, devices, and items in your life. But on Android, there’s no obvious equivalent. You won’t find a “Share Location” option when …

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Huawei Smartwatch Pops Open to Reveal Pair of Wireless Earbuds

It looks like the type of device you’d stumble across while shopping for gadgets from an airplane magazinebut the Huawei Watch Buds are very realturning a smartwatch into a charging case for wireless earbuds that are accessible by lifting up the screen. According to The Register, Huawei first revealed its Swiss Army Knife of wearables …

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Apple’s Crash Detection Feature Is Calling 911 While People Are Skiing

Your iPhone and Apple Watch want to keep you safe, but sometimes, they’re a bit overzealous about it. In an effort to save your life in the event of a car crash, they’ll reach out to emergency services on your behalf and let them know what’s going on. Only occasionally, they’ll mistake innocuous activities for …

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