Finishing touches are being put to a skaters’ ramp under construction inside an abandoned church in the village of Llanera near Oviedo in northern Spain, which very soon will double as one of the world’s fanciest skate parks and a beacon for music video directors. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images
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Circle Internet Financial founder and CEO Jeremy Allaire. The company, which has its international headquarters in Dublin,has raised $17 million in Series B funding. Photo: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

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