The Rise of Mental Health Startups

If there’s one good thing that has come out from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that mental health treatment has become a lot easier to obtain because of several mental health startups that have been tackling the complexities and stigma that surrounds mental health.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated February 24, 2021

Could This Be Bitcoin's BIG Year?

The stock market isn’t the only thing that’s been surging to record highs. Bitcoin has been surging to new highs for a few weeks now. On Tuesday, for the first time ever, Bitcoin broke above $50,000.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated February 17, 2021

Uber Bets Big on Alcohol Deliveries

Uber (NYSE: UBER) announced that it will be acquiring Drizly, the delivery startup that specializes in alcohol deliveries, for the hefty price tag of $1.1 billion in stock and cash. This comes after its July 2020 acquisition of its smaller food delivery competitor, Postmates. It appears that Uber might be focusing on the long-term health of its business.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated February 3, 2021

Roku Aims to Soar in Streaming

Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU) started the new year with a new deal. Earlier this month, the company bought the exclusive global distribution rights to the portfolio of Quibi.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated January 27, 2021

Joe Biden Becomes the 46th U.S. President

On January 20, Joseph R. Biden will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States of America. Earlier this week, confirmation hearings began for Biden’s cabinet picks. One of those picks was Janet Yellen — Biden’s Treasury Secretary nominee.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated January 20, 2021

Can Zoom Do It Again?

Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ: ZM) surged 400% last year because of the coronavirus pandemic and the worldwide lockdowns, but does it offer enough to keep that momentum going into 2021 and beyond?

By Jennifer Clark
Updated January 13, 2021

FireEye Got Hacked

Last week, news broke that security software company FireEye (NASDAQ: FEYE) had been hacked. This could be seen as a slightly embarrassing incident for the company since it’s main mission is to secure others from threats and hackers — definitely not the best publicity.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated December 16, 2020

A Massive Week for IPOs

This week will be a big win for the IPO market. Over a dozen IPOs are expected to happen this week. One of those IPOs will come from food delivery company DoorDash.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated December 9, 2020

Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine

On Monday, the pharmaceutical company Moderna (NASDAQ: MRNA) applied to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for emergency-use authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated December 2, 2020

Airbnb Gets One Step Closer to Going Public

On Monday, Airbnb filed its IPO prospectus with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

By Jennifer Clark
Updated November 18, 2020

Will a Biden-Harris Administration Advance AI?

With the Biden-Harris administration coming to the White House in January, there are going to be a lot of new and interesting changes. One of those changes could pave the way toward a more hopeful and prosperous future for artificial intelligence (AI).

By Jennifer Clark
Updated November 11, 2020

Will We See a Second Wave of Panic Buying?

The beginning of the coronavirus pandemic brought on panic buying that left many grocery store shelves empty for months, making it hard for some people to have access to everyday items like toilet paper. With a summer to rethink their strategies, food makers are preparing for a second wave of panic buying as coronavirus cases spike.

By Jennifer Clark
Updated November 4, 2020

Wireless Charging is Here!