Updated: 8:29 PM UTC, Jul 16, 2017

Google Death Benefits!

If an active Google employee dies, the company will continue to pay, his or her spouse, 50% of their salary for the next ten years. Additionally, if the employee has children, the firm will pay each child a monthly stipend of 1,000 dollars till the age of 19. If a child is a full-time student, the stipend will continue to the age of 23. There are 34,000 employees who currently have this benefit.

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The 10 Minute Market Crash Of 2010

On May 6th, 2010, The New York Stock Exchange suffered its first "Flash Crash". It fell by almost 1000 points before regaining 600, all in just 10 minutes. This very short but intense crash, virtually bankrupting major multinationals, was caused by high-frequency trading, based on automated sales algorithms which created a chain reaction.

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