Baltimore bans sugared drinks from kids’ menus

Sugared drinks ban not so sweet for restaurants Baltimore announced Wednesday that sugared drinks will now be banned from kids’ menus in the entire city. The city is the largest to do so, passing the Baltimore City Healthy Kids Meals Bill in April and putting it into effect this week. Restaurants who fail to comply […]
  • 3 Days ago

Airbnb will be regulated in New York City

City Council challenges Airbnb New York City’s City Council voted on Wednesday to move a bill forward that will block rental services like Airbnb. For hosts to continue renting their space short-term, they will need to register their space with the Office of Special Enforcement. If the bill passes, Airbnb will have to give the […]
  • 3 Days ago

Microsoft has first $100 billion year

Microsoft sales on Cloud Nine Microsoft announced Thursday that it raked in $110 billion in the 2018 fiscal year – the first time it’s eclipsed $100 billion in the history of the company. The milestone largely stems from the tech giant’s investment in its cloud business. Their commercial cloud arm pulled in almost $7 billion […]
  • 3 Days ago

New York City Airbnb Hosts Hit Hard With New Regul...

The New York City Council has advanced new regulations regarding short-term rentals like Airbnb. The bill intends to force Airbnb hosts to register with New York City’s Office of Special Enforcement. The bill was proposed back in May. The City is trying to enforce these regulations to enable landlords and tenants from creating illegal hotels. […]
  • 3 Days ago

Jeff Bezos Reaches New Net Worth After A Successfu...

Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, hit a new net-worth record at $151.4 billion. Following strong sales on Amazon Prime Day, Forbes reported that Bezos’ worth reached its peak during the 36-hour period. Amazon shares increased 1.18% and closed on Tuesday at $1,843.93. In an email with Forbes, a spokesperson stated […]
  • 3 Days ago

Prime Day marks biggest shopping event for Amazon

Amazon continues to roll This year’s Amazon Prime Day was the biggest shopping event in the history of Amazon. Sales on the day eclipsed that of Cyber Monday, Black Friday, and other major shopping days. According to the company, Amazon Prime members purchased over 100 million products. Items varied but popular sales included video games, […]
  • 4 Days ago

Jeff Bezos Reaches New Net Worth After A Successful Prime Da...

Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, hit a new net-worth record at $151.4 billion. Following strong sales on Amazon Prime Day, Forbes reported that Bezos’ worth reached its peak during the 36-hour period. Amazon shares increased 1.18% and closed on Tuesday at $1,843.93. In an email with Forbes, a spokesperson stated […]
  • 3 Days ago

New York City Airbnb Hosts Hit Hard With New Regul...

The New York City Council has advanced new regulations regarding short-term rentals like Airbnb. The bill intends to force Airbnb hosts to register with New York City’s Office of Special Enforcement. The bill was proposed back in May. The City is trying to enforce these regulations to enable landlords and tenants from creating illegal hotels. […]
  • 3 Days ago

New York City Airbnb Hosts Hit Hard With New Regul...

The New York City Council has advanced new regulations regarding short-term rentals like Airbnb. The bill intends to force Airbnb hosts to register with New York City’s Office of Special Enforcement. The bill was proposed back in May. The City is trying to enforce these regulations to enable landlords and tenants from creating illegal hotels. […]
  • 3 Days ago

Jeff Bezos Reaches New Net Worth After A Successfu...

Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, hit a new net-worth record at $151.4 billion. Following strong sales on Amazon Prime Day, Forbes reported that Bezos’ worth reached its peak during the 36-hour period. Amazon shares increased 1.18% and closed on Tuesday at $1,843.93. In an email with Forbes, a spokesperson stated […]
  • 3 Days ago

JetBlue Founder David Neeleman Starting a New Airl...

The founder of JetBlue Airways, David Neeleman, bought 60 Airbus A2220-300 commercial jets and is starting a new airline. The 60 planes cost him $5.4 billion and Neeleman plans on launching the airline by 2021. Neeleman issued the following statement: “After years of U.S. airline consolidation, the conditions are improving for a new generation of […]
  • 4 Days ago

Microsoft has first $100 billion year

Microsoft sales on Cloud Nine Microsoft announced Thursday that it raked in $110 billion in the 2018 fiscal year – the first time it’s eclipsed $100 billion in the history of the company. The milestone largely stems from the tech giant’s investment in its cloud business. Their commercial cloud arm pulled in almost $7 billion […]
  • 3 Days ago

New York City Airbnb Hosts Hit Hard With New Regulations

The New York City Council has advanced new regulations regarding short-term rentals like Airbnb. The bill intends to force Airbnb hosts to register with New York City’s Office of Special Enforcement. The bill was proposed back in May. The City is trying to enforce these regulations to enable landlords and tenants from creating illegal hotels. […]
  • 3 Days ago

Stock markets on the up-and-up

The stock market is currently thriving The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite all closed at brilliant levels on Friday. The Dow reached 25,000 points, its highest in the past 30 days. Secondly, the S&P 500 hit its highest point in the past five months. And finally, the Nasdaq closed at a […]
  • 6 Days ago

Uber potentially facing gender discrimination laws...

Uber faces über lawsuit The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is investigating Uber for potential gender discrimination. According to some sources close to the matter, this investigation has been ongoing since August 2017. CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has been trying to change the cultural atmosphere of Uber, which had been toxic ever since previous owner Travis […]
  • 5 Days ago

Baltimore bans sugared drinks from kids’ menus

Sugared drinks ban not so sweet for restaurants Baltimore announced Wednesday that sugared drinks will now be banned from kids’ menus in the entire city. The city is the largest to do so, passing the Baltimore City Healthy Kids Meals Bill in April and putting it into effect this week. Restaurants who fail to comply […]
  • 3 Days ago

Airbnb will be regulated in New York City

City Council challenges Airbnb New York City’s City Council voted on Wednesday to move a bill forward that will block rental services like Airbnb. For hosts to continue renting their space short-term, they will need to register their space with the Office of Special Enforcement. If the bill passes, Airbnb will have to give the […]
  • 3 Days ago

Microsoft has first $100 billion year

Microsoft sales on Cloud Nine Microsoft announced Thursday that it raked in $110 billion in the 2018 fiscal year – the first time it’s eclipsed $100 billion in the history of the company. The milestone largely stems from the tech giant’s investment in its cloud business. Their commercial cloud arm pulled in almost $7 billion […]
  • 3 Days ago

New York City Airbnb Hosts Hit Hard With New Regulations

The New York City Council has advanced new regulations regarding short-term rentals like Airbnb. The bill intends to force Airbnb hosts to register with New York City’s Office of Special Enforcement. The bill was proposed back in May. The City is trying to enforce these regulations to enable landlords and tenants from creating illegal hotels. […]
  • 3 Days ago

Jeff Bezos Reaches New Net Worth After A Successful Prime Day

Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, hit a new net-worth record at $151.4 billion. Following strong sales on Amazon Prime Day, Forbes reported that Bezos’ worth reached its peak during the 36-hour period. Amazon shares increased 1.18% and closed on Tuesday at $1,843.93. In an email with Forbes, a spokesperson stated […]
  • 3 Days ago

Prime Day marks biggest shopping event for Amazon

Amazon continues to roll This year’s Amazon Prime Day was the biggest shopping event in the history of Amazon. Sales on the day eclipsed that of Cyber Monday, Black Friday, and other major shopping days. According to the company, Amazon Prime members purchased over 100 million products. Items varied but popular sales included video games, […]
  • 4 Days ago

JetBlue Founder David Neeleman Starting a New Airline

The founder of JetBlue Airways, David Neeleman, bought 60 Airbus A2220-300 commercial jets and is starting a new airline. The 60 planes cost him $5.4 billion and Neeleman plans on launching the airline by 2021. Neeleman issued the following statement: “After years of U.S. airline consolidation, the conditions are improving for a new generation of […]
  • 4 Days ago

European Commission fines Google $5 billion

Google faces another European lawsuit The European Commission announced on Wednesday that it is fining Google €4.34 billion ($5 billion) for forcing its Google apps onto smartphone users. Antitrust official Margrethe Vestager had this to say about the fine: Google has used Android as a vehicle to cement the dominance of its search engine. They […]
  • 4 Days ago

Boeing lands contract for new Air Force One

Air Force One deal has liftoff Boeing recently signed a contract with President Trump to test and modify two new Air Force One jets – the deal is valued at $3.9 billion. The Boeing 747/748’s will be finished by 2024 according to sources, which would be Trump’s last year in office if he wins reelection. […]
  • 4 Days ago