• After transforming into The Eye of Sauron for Halloween, Salesforce Tower lit up with lettering on the eve of election day telling people to 'Vote for Tomorrow'

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    On Tuesday, San Franciscans will vote on Proposition C, a local ballot measure that would tax the city's largest corporations to provide relief in the city's ongoing homelessness crisis.
    On the eve of the midterm elections, the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco had a message for the people of its city: "Vote for Tomorrow."
    The artist in charge of the LED display told The San Francisco Chronicle in May that he would never portray an advertisement or holiday-themed image on it.
    However, this is the second time it's happened. On Halloween, the tower displayed orange flames and...
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  • People are furiously speculating that Amazon could be getting more tax benefits by splitting its HQ2 between 2 cities - but it's too early to say whether that will happen

    People are furiously speculating that Amazon could be getting more tax benefits by splitting its HQ2 between 2 cities - but it's too early to say whether that will happen

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Amazon is reportedly planning to split its second headquarters, HQ2 , between two locations: Long Island City in New York and the Crystal City area of Arlington, Virginia, according to The New York Times .
    Some people are speculating as to whether Amazon will be able to double up on some of the proposed financial incentives if it is split between two headquarters.
    At least one expert says it's not yet clear what will happen on that front, as the process has largely been conducted in secret.
    On Monday, The Wall Street Journal reported that Amazon is planning to split its...
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