Posted October 16, 2019
Last year, Americans worked around 1,786 hours on average, which is over 200 hours more than those in the U.K. and France. Americans are overworked, mentally and physically drained, and still having a hard time making ends meet. Could a four-day work week be the best solution?
Posted October 9, 2019
One of the leaders of fast fashion, Forever 21 filed for bankruptcy last month. Are we seeing the end of fast fashion because of the recent “woke” generations or are we just experiencing the need for a new business model for fast fashion companies?
Posted October 2, 2019
The home-share tech company, Airbnb, is making plans for its 2020 public debut. It won’t go the traditional route… find out more details here.
Posted September 25, 2019
Vaping and e-cigarettes have become a big problem for the U.S. The Trump administration has banned flavored e-cigarettes and nicotine pods because of recent deaths linked to vaping.
Posted September 18, 2019
The cloud-based web security company, Cloudflare (NYSE: NET), went public last Friday. Here are some reasons why Wall Street was impressed...
Posted September 11, 2019
Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) has unveiled new iPhone models at its iPhone launch on Tuesday, September 10.
Posted August 28, 2019
The fight for justice in the opioid crisis has begun. On Monday, an Oklahoma judge ruled that Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) will pay $572 million for playing a part in the state’s opioid crisis.
Posted August 21, 2019
E-cigarette giant, JUUL Labs has raised $325 million, but this comes at a time when stricter regulations are being put in place for e-cigarette products and accessories. Is the company’s plan to expand its market abroad a realistic response to regulations happening at home?
Posted August 14, 2019
It’s been a hectic few months between the U.S. and China over trade negotiations. A recent delay on tariffs on certain items has companies hopeful and could buy trade negotiators more time.
Posted August 7, 2019
Silicon Valley natives Don Burnette and Paz Eshel's Kodiak Robotics announced that Dallas, Texas, will be where the startup will open up business and oversee its first commercial route for self-driving trucks.
Posted July 31, 2019
Uber Technologies (NYSE: UBER) announced that it has plans to lay off close to one-third of its 1,200-person marketing department. This comes only a few months after the company had its IPO.
Posted July 24, 2019
The need for cybersecurity is at an all-time high. Back in 2017, Equifax (NYSE: EFX) experienced one of the largest data breaches in history. And on Monday the company reached a settlement to compensate consumers who were affected by the breach.
Posted July 17, 2019
Artificial intelligence (AI) has been touted as being the next biggest technology. It's been playing a huge role in helping discover more effective drugs.
Posted July 10, 2019
On Monday, the Federal Reserve reported that consumer credit increased 5% to $4.1 trillion in May. Is this good or bad news?
Posted June 26, 2019
Paris is planning for flying taxis by 2024. In five short years, the country wants to incorporate flying taxis into its public transportation. How likely could this become reality?