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From Covid-19 to the election - what changing times mean for your business

FROM COVID-19 TO THE ELECTION - WHAT CHANGING TIMES MEAN FOR YOUR BUSINESS

The Covid-19 pandemic caused business owners across the nation to reduce their operations or, in some cases, halt them entirely. Industries...

Cleveland Fed: Key Measures Show Inflation increased Year-over-year in July

CLEVELAND FED: KEY MEASURES SHOW INFLATION INCREASED YEAR-OVER-YEAR IN JULY

The Cleveland Fed released the median CPI and the trimmed-mean CPI this morning: According to the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland,...

 
 
 
Startup Lunit Uses AI to Help Doctors Prioritize Patients with COVID-19 Symptoms

STARTUP LUNIT USES AI TO HELP DOCTORS PRIORITIZE PATIENTS WITH COVID-19 SYMPTOMS

Testing for COVID-19 has become more widespread, but addressing the pandemic will require quickly screening for and triaging patients...

False coronavirus information isn't just a nuisance, it could be deadly. At least 800 people have died as a result of misinformation about the virus that spread online during the first 3 months of the year, study finds

FALSE CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION ISN'T JUST A NUISANCE, IT COULD BE DEADLY. AT LEAST 800 PEOPLE HAVE DIED AS A RESULT OF MISINFORMATION ABOUT THE VIRUS THAT SPREAD ONLINE DURING THE FIRST 3 MONTHS OF THE YEAR, STUDY FINDS

A study from the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene found that almost 6,000 people were hospitalized because of false...

 
 
 
This Camera Store is Selling ‘Copper Plated' Leica Cameras as Art Pieces

THIS CAMERA STORE IS SELLING ‘COPPER PLATED' LEICA CAMERAS AS ART PIECES

A camera store in Germany has teamed up with a third party company to create and sell a series of limited edition, non-functional,...

Teens and young adults who vape are 5 to 7 times more likely to get coronavirus, a new study found

TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS WHO VAPE ARE 5 TO 7 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO GET CORONAVIRUS, A NEW STUDY FOUND

Young adults and teenagers are five to seven times more likely to be infected with the coronavirus if they vape, a new study found. Growing...

 
 
 
Microsoft launches its iPad mini-sized foldable for $1,400

MICROSOFT LAUNCHES ITS IPAD MINI-SIZED FOLDABLE FOR $1,400

After leaking back in 2018 , Microsoft officially unveiled the Surface Duo in October 2019. Today the company has launched the iPad...

Record cash levels even greater than in 2009 are bullish for stocks, Wall Street chief strategist says

RECORD CASH LEVELS EVEN GREATER THAN IN 2009 ARE BULLISH FOR STOCKS, WALL STREET CHIEF STRATEGIST SAYS

Tony Dwyer, Canaccord chief market strategist, told CNBC on Tuesday that record levels of cash in the economy are even higher than...

 
 
 
New Update Brings Ad Blocking Lists To Vivaldi Browser For Android

NEW UPDATE BRINGS AD BLOCKING LISTS TO VIVALDI BROWSER FOR ANDROID

Vivaldi is one of the several privacy-focused browsers available for smartphones and desktops. Today, the company has released a new...

The next foldable Moto Razr will be announced on September 9

THE NEXT FOLDABLE MOTO RAZR WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON SEPTEMBER 9

Motorola is almost ready to unveil its next foldable smartphone, which the rumor mill has so far tentatively called either Razr 5G...

 
 
 
Airbnb is suing a guest who threw a party after 3 people were injured in a shooting at the short-term rental

AIRBNB IS SUING A GUEST WHO THREW A PARTY AFTER 3 PEOPLE WERE INJURED IN A SHOOTING AT THE SHORT-TERM RENTAL

Airbnb says it will pursue legal claims and damages against a guest who threw a party at a Sacramento rental Saturday where three people...

Perceptive Advisors' LianBio Inks Deals With BridgeBio, MyoKardia

PERCEPTIVE ADVISORS' LIANBIO INKS DEALS WITH BRIDGEBIO, MYOKARDIA

Two California biotechs have teamed up with LianBio, a new company launched earlier this week by hedge fund Perceptive Advisors, as...

 
 
 
Getting ready: Rivian CEO provides video walkthrough of electric-truck factory

GETTING READY: RIVIAN CEO PROVIDES VIDEO WALKTHROUGH OF ELECTRIC-TRUCK FACTORY

Rivian is making steady progress toward the start of production of its electric pickup trucks and SUVs, a video released by the company...

EQUILLIUM REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2020 FINANCIAL RESULTS AND RECENT HIGHLIGHTS

LA JOLLA, Calif., Aug. 12, 2020 - Equillium, Inc. , a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing itolizumab to treat severe autoimmune...

 
 
 
Intercom, a $1.3 billion startup backed by Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey, just hired a CFO who says the company is 'near profitability' as it eyes an IPO

INTERCOM, A $1.3 BILLION STARTUP BACKED BY MARK ZUCKERBERG AND JACK DORSEY, JUST HIRED A CFO WHO SAYS THE COMPANY IS 'NEAR PROFITABILITY' AS IT EYES AN IPO

The $1.3 billion conversational support startup Intercom has hired former Sitecore chief financial officer Dan Griggs as its new CFO. Griggs...

COVID-19 left the live music industry in shambles, so DJs are finding other creative ways to connect with fans

COVID-19 LEFT THE LIVE MUSIC INDUSTRY IN SHAMBLES, SO DJS ARE FINDING OTHER CREATIVE WAYS TO CONNECT WITH FANS

The live music industry could lose nearly $9 billion in ticket sales after the coronavirus canceled most performances in 2020. But...

 
 
 
'It's about time!': Howard University students and alumni rejoice after Kamala Harris becomes the first HBCU alum on a major party ticket

'IT'S ABOUT TIME!': HOWARD UNIVERSITY STUDENTS AND ALUMNI REJOICE AFTER KAMALA HARRIS BECOMES THE FIRST HBCU ALUM ON A MAJOR PARTY TICKET

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced Tuesday that Sen. Kamala Harris would be his running mate for the 2020...

A Lowe's shopper who saw mask-less people swarming her local store has launched a petition with 115,000 signatures begging the company to take action - and it shows a growing problem for retailers

A LOWE'S SHOPPER WHO SAW MASK-LESS PEOPLE SWARMING HER LOCAL STORE HAS LAUNCHED A PETITION WITH 115,000 SIGNATURES BEGGING THE COMPANY TO TAKE ACTION - AND IT SHOWS A GROWING PROBLEM FOR RETAILERS

Mario Tama/Getty Images When Tanja Softic visited a Lowe's in Richmond, Virginia, on July 25, she said she saw many customers flouting...

 
 
 
An estranged son, a legal battle with a live-in lover, and a mogul who wanted to 'live forever': Meet the heirs to the ViacomCBS empire

AN ESTRANGED SON, A LEGAL BATTLE WITH A LIVE-IN LOVER, AND A MOGUL WHO WANTED TO 'LIVE FOREVER': MEET THE HEIRS TO THE VIACOMCBS EMPIRE

Media magnate Sumner Redstone, who forged an empire of entertainment companies encompassing CBS, Viacom, and Paramount Pictures, died...

Miami and New York top the US in mortgage delinquencies as rates rise in all 50 states

MIAMI AND NEW YORK TOP THE US IN MORTGAGE DELINQUENCIES AS RATES RISE IN ALL 50 STATES

Miami leads the US in mortgage delinquencies for the top 10 metropolitan areas, with roughly 14% of mortgage payers in the city behind...