Housekeepers struggle as US hotels ditch daily room cleaning

HOUSEKEEPERS STRUGGLE AS US HOTELS DITCH DAILY ROOM CLEANING

Many hotels across the United States have done away with daily housekeeping service, making what was already one of the toughest jobs...

Goodbye NYC; Estimates show big city losses, Sunbelt gains

GOODBYE NYC; ESTIMATES SHOW BIG CITY LOSSES, SUNBELT GAINS

Eight of the 10 largest cities in the U.S. lost population during the first year of the pandemic. New estimates released Thursday by...

 
 
 

HOW THE U.S. IS MOVING CLOSER TO DELISTING CHINESE FIRMS

Some big-name Chinese stocks including Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Baidu Inc. face the prospect of getting kicked off the New York...

THE LATEST FED MINUTES

This afternoon, the Federal Reserve released the minutes from its meeting held earlier this month. The minutes showed that the Fed...

 
 
 

CHINA WANTS 10 PACIFIC NATIONS TO ENDORSE SWEEPING AGREEMENT

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - China wants 10 small Pacific nations to endorse a sweeping agreement covering everything from security to...

JAPAN HAS ALMOST COMPLETELY ELIMINATED GUN DEATHS - HERE'S HOW

AP Japan is a country of more than 127 million people, but it rarely sees more than 10 gun deaths a year. Culture is one reason for...

 
 
 
EXPLAINER: Social media and the Texas shooter's messages

EXPLAINER: SOCIAL MEDIA AND THE TEXAS SHOOTER'S MESSAGES

Could Facebook have known about ominous direct-message threats made by a gunman who Texas authorities say massacred 19 children and...

THE BROKER'S DILEMMA: ‘WHAT IF I TRAIN THEM AND THEY LEAVE?'

A solid training and development program is quite likely to improve retention, as well as attract new talent, according to broker Jay...

 
 
 
8th Wall is offering AR/VR developers new features and tools

8TH WALL IS OFFERING AR/VR DEVELOPERS NEW FEATURES AND TOOLS

8th Wall is offering a host of new features to AR and VR developers in what feels like a huge push towards making the Metaverse workable.

Twitter agrees to pay $150 million after FTC, DOJ accuse company of mishandling data

TWITTER AGREES TO PAY $150 MILLION AFTER FTC, DOJ ACCUSE COMPANY OF MISHANDLING DATA

Federal regulators accuse the company of violating a 2011 agreement over the treatment of users' personal data, including phone numbers...

 
 
 

HERE'S THE RIGHT WAY TO RETURN TO THE OFFICE, ACCORDING TO FUTURE FORUM'S RESEARCH

These companies looked into the impact of policies around employees' return to the office. Here's what they learned.

Stocks rise on Wall Street after Fed meeting minutes release

STOCKS RISE ON WALL STREET AFTER FED MEETING MINUTES RELEASE

Stocks rose in choppy trading on Wall Street Wednesday afternoon following the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's most recent...

 
 
 
Amazon shareholders nix warehouse working conditions audit

AMAZON SHAREHOLDERS NIX WAREHOUSE WORKING CONDITIONS AUDIT

Amazon shareholders have voted against a proposal calling for an independent audit of working conditions at the company's warehouses....

This remote-controlled robot crab can sit on the side of a penny

THIS REMOTE-CONTROLLED ROBOT CRAB CAN SIT ON THE SIDE OF A PENNY

How small is Northwestern University's robot crab? It's sit-on-the-side-of-a-penny small. It's half a millimeter wide - making it even...

 
 
 
Housing supply increased the most in these metro Atlanta ZIP codes

HOUSING SUPPLY INCREASED THE MOST IN THESE METRO ATLANTA ZIP CODES

Believe it or not, there are some parts of metro Atlanta where housing supply is on the upswing.

A developer is renovating a historic hotel for short-term rentals. Here's why

A DEVELOPER IS RENOVATING A HISTORIC HOTEL FOR SHORT-TERM RENTALS. HERE'S WHY

The short-term rental model, a cross between a hotel and an apartment, is a new trend in Atlanta's hospitality industry.

 
 
 
'FBI' season finale pulled after Texas deadly shooting

'FBI' SEASON FINALE PULLED AFTER TEXAS DEADLY SHOOTING

CBS has pulled the season finale of “FBI” after a deadly elementary school shooting in Texas. The network said Tuesday that it will...

 
 
 
Developer of 31-story 'twin tower' aims to raise the bar of Atanta architecture

DEVELOPER OF 31-STORY 'TWIN TOWER' AIMS TO RAISE THE BAR OF ATANTA ARCHITECTURE

The project includes 326 studio, one, two and three bedroom residences, along with penthouses.

MetaKing Studios raises $15M for blockchain MMO Blocklords

METAKING STUDIOS RAISES $15M FOR BLOCKCHAIN MMO BLOCKLORDS

MetaKing Studios has raised $15 million in seed-stage funding to make the blockchain-based massively multiplayer online game Blocklords.