Executives Resign From Tesla

Gaby Toledano, Tesla’s HR head, has stated that she will not be returning to Tesla following a leave of absence. Toledano began working as the head of HR for Tesla just over a year ago. Her news follows the resignation of the company’s chief accounting officer, Dave Morton, earlier this week. Sarah O’Brien, Tesla’s vice president […]
  • September 7, 2018

Executives Resign From Tesla

Gaby Toledano, Tesla’s HR head, has stated that she will not be returning to Tesla following a leave of absence. Toledano began working as the head of HR for Tesla just over a year ago. Her news follows the resignation of the company’s chief accounting officer, Dave Morton, earlier this week. Sarah O’Brien, Tesla’s vice president […]
  • September 7, 2018

Phillip Frost Charged By SEC For Market Scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Billionaire Phillip Frost with participating in a classic pump-and-dump scheme. The Miami resident and founder of the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science made his billions through his large pharmaceutical company OPKO Health. The charge suggests that Frost and 9 other investors participated in the scheme from […]
  • September 9, 2018

Phillip Frost Charged By SEC For Market Scheme

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Billionaire Phillip Frost with participating in a classic pump-and-dump scheme. The Miami resident and founder of the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science made his billions through his large pharmaceutical company OPKO Health. The charge suggests that Frost and 9 other investors participated in the scheme from […]
  • September 9, 2018

Executives Resign From Tesla

Gaby Toledano, Tesla’s HR head, has stated that she will not be returning to Tesla following a leave of absence. Toledano began working as the head of HR for Tesla just over a year ago. Her news follows the resignation of the company’s chief accounting officer, Dave Morton, earlier this week. Sarah O’Brien, Tesla’s vice president […]
  • September 7, 2018

Music Highlight: DJ Diddy Official Makes Waves in the Hip Hop Ocean

Every so often you come across a talent, be it musical or otherwise, that you can just FEEL a strong future coming their way, and DJ Diddy Official simples exudes that official (apologies for the bad pun) vibe. After coming across some of DJ Diddy Official’s work, I just had to reach out and see […]
  • January 13, 2019

Bayer one step closer to acquiring Monsanto

There’s about to be a new monopoly in town German pharmaceutical company Bayer launched a cash call for 6 billion euros ($7 billion) to finance the acquisition of seed and pesticide manufacturer Monsanto. The deal estimates at around $62.5 billion (!!!). Last week, Bayer received approval from the US for the acquisition, which was one […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 4, 2018
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Microsoft will buy GitHub

Microsoft-GitHub acquisition quid pro quo Microsoft will acquire software development platform GitHub. Originally, they considered a joint marketing campaign worth just $35 million, but discussions had reached investment and/or acquisition last week. And on Monday, the tech giant announced that it would buy GitHub for $7.5 billion. This will be Microsoft’s second-largest acquisition, following its […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 4, 2018
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Snapchat finally turning the corner?

Unlike a Snapchat picture, the company may not be disappearing Snapchat (SNAP) has been heavily scrutinized since it had its IPO in March 2017, just over a year ago. Since then, its shares have fallen 57% and have seen no signs of coming back up. However, this week, shares are back up 8%. This sudden […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 4, 2018
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Google won’t renew contract with Defense Department

Google avoids PR damage Google announced on Friday that it will not renew its contract with the Department of Defense, for which it analyzed drone footage. The project, called Project Maven, was a public relations nightmare for Google. Many people criticized Google for the unethical use and support of artificial intelligence. Consequently, their contract will […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 4, 2018
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Unemployment levels reaching historic lows

Good news for people looking for jobs The unemployment continues to fall, reaching 3.8% in May. This is the lowest percentage since April 2000. Businesses continue to employ more workers, with job openings posting at record-highs. In fact, the year-over-year difference in job creation has even improved in 2018. This year, the US economy has […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 1, 2018
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Amazon tightens policy in Australia

Make way for an Amazon-Aussie standoff Starting on July 1st, Australian consumers will face more restrictions from e-commerce giant Amazon. Consumers in Australia will no longer be able to purchase goods from Amazon’s international website (the one that most consumers are used to). They will now only be able to use Australia’s domestic Amazon site. […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 1, 2018
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Samsonite CEO Steps Down

Samsonite has some new baggage Luggage manufacturer Samsonite lost its CEO Ramesh Tainwala on Friday. The announcement came after short-seller Blue Orca Capital accused him of false educational background claims on his resume. Moreover, Tainwala claimed that he had a doctorate in business administration on his resume, which Blue Orca Capital challenged. Tainwala joked with […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 1, 2018
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Vegas casino employees going on strike

The cards are not in Vegas’s hands The unionized casino workers of Las Vegas will go on strike this week or the following. According to the union, the two most popular casinos, MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment, could lose $10 million a day. The casinos would lose a combined estimate of 50,000 workers, forcing […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 1, 2018
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Italy making significant changes

Italy potentially faces turmoil On Wednesday, Italy sold €5.6 billion ($6.5 billion) of debt. The breakdown looked like this: €1.75 billion of five-year bonds, €2 billion of seven-year bonds, and €1.8 billion of ten-year bonds. However, unfortunately for investors, yields rose significantly on Wednesday from the previous auction, meaning the bonds have a higher risk […]
  • Ben Norman
  • June 1, 2018
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