In Battle Over GameStop Shares, Two Big Players Flinch

IN BATTLE OVER GAMESTOP SHARES, TWO BIG PLAYERS FLINCH

The video game retailer's stock surged as high as $380 Wednesday morning, after sitting below $18 just a few weeks ago.

Cox Communications moved its $150 million advertising business to Dentsu in a big blow to rival Publicis

COX COMMUNICATIONS MOVED ITS $150 MILLION ADVERTISING BUSINESS TO DENTSU IN A BIG BLOW TO RIVAL PUBLICIS

Summary List Placement Cox Communications picked Dentsu agency iProspect to handle its US ad planning and buying business, ending a...

 
 
 
Apple reported a record $111.4 billion in revenue. From $14.8 million to $26.3 million, here's how the firm paid its executives in 2020

APPLE REPORTED A RECORD $111.4 BILLION IN REVENUE. FROM $14.8 MILLION TO $26.3 MILLION, HERE'S HOW THE FIRM PAID ITS EXECUTIVES IN 2020

Summary List Placement Apple reported $ 111.4 billion in quarter four sales in a press release Wednesday, its largest ever quarter...

A 'COVID tongue' that's swollen, bumpy, or patchy may be a sign of virus infection

A 'COVID TONGUE' THAT'S SWOLLEN, BUMPY, OR PATCHY MAY BE A SIGN OF VIRUS INFECTION

Summary List Placement A swollen or patchy tongue may be a sign of coronavirus infection, according to new research. Researchers found...

 
 
 
Big tech wants to monitor your health at home. From Verily to Amazon, here's where they're placing their bets

BIG TECH WANTS TO MONITOR YOUR HEALTH AT HOME. FROM VERILY TO AMAZON, HERE'S WHERE THEY'RE PLACING THEIR BETS

Summary List Placement Apple is building new health sensors and algorithms . With Fitbit, Google can help researchers study diseases...

Ford-owned Spin wants to solve some of scooter sharing's biggest challenges with remote-operated scooters

FORD-OWNED SPIN WANTS TO SOLVE SOME OF SCOOTER SHARING'S BIGGEST CHALLENGES WITH REMOTE-OPERATED SCOOTERS

Summary List Placement Spin, Ford's micromobility company, will test out a fleet of e-scooters that can be re-parked remotely and summoned...

 
 
 
How a new startup is helping Chinese companies get a foothold in influencer marketing in the US and other regions

HOW A NEW STARTUP IS HELPING CHINESE COMPANIES GET A FOOTHOLD IN INFLUENCER MARKETING IN THE US AND OTHER REGIONS

Summary List Placement Influencer marketing is flourishing in China. Hiring digital stars, or key opinion leaders as they're called...

GM inked a new electric truck deal as its Nikola partnership sits in limbo

GM INKED A NEW ELECTRIC TRUCK DEAL AS ITS NIKOLA PARTNERSHIP SITS IN LIMBO

Summary List Placement General Motors will provide its fuel cell technology to Navistar for the creation of its zero-emissions semi-truck,...

 
 
 
Nokia shares jump as legacy tech brands become Reddit traders' new playgrounds

NOKIA SHARES JUMP AS LEGACY TECH BRANDS BECOME REDDIT TRADERS' NEW PLAYGROUNDS

Summary List Placement Nokia shares jumped as much as 10% on Wednesday as Reddit's day-trader army boosted the name. The Finnish telecommunications...

See the key employees who run Exxon Mobil in our exclusive org chart

SEE THE KEY EMPLOYEES WHO RUN EXXON MOBIL IN OUR EXCLUSIVE ORG CHART

Summary List Placement Exxon Mobil, like most large oil companies, faced a number of tough decisions in 2020. After the price of crude...

 
 
 
Starship raises $17 million to send autonomous delivery robots to new campuses

STARSHIP RAISES $17 MILLION TO SEND AUTONOMOUS DELIVERY ROBOTS TO NEW CAMPUSES

Starship, a startup developing autonomous delivery robots, has raised $17 million to expand its deployments worldwide.

Tensions rise as AstraZeneca, EU hold vaccine delivery talks

TENSIONS RISE AS ASTRAZENECA, EU HOLD VACCINE DELIVERY TALKS

BRUSSELS - The European Union's dispute with AstraZeneca intensified Wednesday with the Anglo-Swedish drugmaker denying the EU's assertion...

 
 
 
Ukko raises $40 million to address food allergies with AI

UKKO RAISES $40 MILLION TO ADDRESS FOOD ALLERGIES WITH AI

Ukko, a startup developing food allergy treatments using AI, has raised $40 million in a venture capital round.

2020 Was The Worst Year Ever For U.S. Hotels. Here's What's Next

2020 WAS THE WORST YEAR EVER FOR U.S. HOTELS. HERE'S WHAT'S NEXT

After a tough 2020, the U.S. hotel industry is bracing for a difficult first half this year, followed by improved leisure travel in...

 
 
 
Hedge fund manager Scaramucci says the GameStop saga is 'more proof' that bitcoin will work

HEDGE FUND MANAGER SCARAMUCCI SAYS THE GAMESTOP SAGA IS 'MORE PROOF' THAT BITCOIN WILL WORK

Summary List Placement Fund boss Anthony Scaramucci believes the GameStop saga highlights a positive backdrop for bitcoin. "The activity...

A federal judge in Texas just temporarily blocked the Biden administration's deportation moratorium

A FEDERAL JUDGE IN TEXAS JUST TEMPORARILY BLOCKED THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION'S DEPORTATION MORATORIUM

Summary List Placement A federal judge in Texas temporarily blocked the Biden administration's 100-day deportation moratorium on Tuesday,...

 
 
 
GoodTrust raises $2.3 million for digital legacy platform

GOODTRUST RAISES $2.3 MILLION FOR DIGITAL LEGACY PLATFORM

Digital legacy management company GoodTrust takes care of your digital assets after you die, and it has raised $2.3 million in funding.

Goalsetter looks to drive engagement by boosting financial literacy among kids

GOALSETTER LOOKS TO DRIVE ENGAGEMENT BY BOOSTING FINANCIAL LITERACY AMONG KIDS

Summary List Placement The kids-focused banking startup will apply its newly raised $3.9 million in seed funding to expand its mobile...

 
 
 
US stocks edge lower ahead of major earnings reports

US STOCKS EDGE LOWER AHEAD OF MAJOR EARNINGS REPORTS

Summary List Placement US stocks ended lower on Tuesday as investors awaited earnings reports from tech giants. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq...

January 26 COVID-19 Test Results and Vaccinations; January Now Deadliest Month

JANUARY 26 COVID-19 TEST RESULTS AND VACCINATIONS; JANUARY NOW DEADLIEST MONTH

Note: Bloomberg has great data on vaccinations. "Vaccinations in the U.S. began Dec. 14 with health-care workers, and so far 23.5 million...