Senate Democrats Block GOP Effort To Boost Small-Business Aid

SENATE DEMOCRATS BLOCK GOP EFFORT TO BOOST SMALL-BUSINESS AID

Democrats want to funnel the extra funding through community-based financial institutions, which they say help minority-, rural- and...

Walmart Grocery app sees record downloads amid COVID-19, surpasses Amazon by 20%

WALMART GROCERY APP SEES RECORD DOWNLOADS AMID COVID-19, SURPASSES AMAZON BY 20%

Record demand for online grocery shopping amid the COVID-19 pandemic has sent the apps for grocery pickup and delivery services up...

 
 
 
'We need to be focused on surviving': A legendary biotech investor who's founded more than 40 companies shares his top advice for startups to get through the coronavirus crisis

'WE NEED TO BE FOCUSED ON SURVIVING': A LEGENDARY BIOTECH INVESTOR WHO'S FOUNDED MORE THAN 40 COMPANIES SHARES HIS TOP ADVICE FOR STARTUPS TO GET THROUGH THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

Flagship Pioneering CEO Noubar Afeyan is advising small biotechnology companies to consider partnering on research or stopping certain...

Data storage company Cohesity raises $250 million at a $2.5 billion valuation

DATA STORAGE COMPANY COHESITY RAISES $250 MILLION AT A $2.5 BILLION VALUATION

Enterprise-focused data storage startup Cohesity has raised $250 million in a series E round of funding, valuing the company at $2.5...

 
 
 
CEO Social Profiles Critical Comms Tools During COVID-19

CEO SOCIAL PROFILES CRITICAL COMMS TOOLS DURING COVID-19

The last three weeks have been the longest crisis comms drill of our entire lives. It's absolutely nutso. And, there's really no end...

How Businesses can Modify Offline and Online Marketing Strategies Amidst the Looming Crisis

HOW BUSINESSES CAN MODIFY OFFLINE AND ONLINE MARKETING STRATEGIES AMIDST THE LOOMING CRISIS

The world is changing and the time might not seem appropriate to talk about business possibilities and growth. However, we need to...

 
 
 
Russia: US shale decline can't count as ‘output cut'

RUSSIA: US SHALE DECLINE CAN'T COUNT AS ‘OUTPUT CUT'

Production declines across the US shale patch as companies reduce drilling and spending cannot be viewed as a voluntary US cut aimed...

Cárcel en Chicago punto caliente de propagación de coronavirus

CÁRCEL EN CHICAGO PUNTO CALIENTE DE PROPAGACIÓN DE CORONAVIRUS

Despues de que The New York Times identificara a la Carcel del Condado de Cook, en Chicago, como el principal punto de propagacion...

 
 
 
Fed eases Wells Fargo's asset cap to boost bank's SBA relief lending

FED EASES WELLS FARGO'S ASSET CAP TO BOOST BANK'S SBA RELIEF LENDING

The Federal Reserve said Wednesday that it will “temporarily and narrowly modify” the asset cap on Wells Fargo so the bank can lend...

America's small business owners hoped a $349 billion lifeline from Washington would pull them through the pandemic. Here's the inside story of how its launch spectacularly unraveled in 24 hours

AMERICA'S SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS HOPED A $349 BILLION LIFELINE FROM WASHINGTON WOULD PULL THEM THROUGH THE PANDEMIC. HERE'S THE INSIDE STORY OF HOW ITS LAUNCH SPECTACULARLY UNRAVELED IN 24 HOURS

The federal government promised that relief funding for small businesses ravaged by coronavirus would be up and running on Friday,...

 
 
 
Amid Divisions, European Finance Ministers Fail To Reach Coronavirus Support Deal

AMID DIVISIONS, EUROPEAN FINANCE MINISTERS FAIL TO REACH CORONAVIRUS SUPPORT DEAL

European finance ministers spent the overnight hours arguing over the best way to offer financial support to southern members badly...

Buzzy TV-measurement firm VideoAmp cuts staff and revenue projections due to the impact of the coronavirus crisis

BUZZY TV-MEASUREMENT FIRM VIDEOAMP CUTS STAFF AND REVENUE PROJECTIONS DUE TO THE IMPACT OF THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

TV adtech firm VideoAmp has laid off 10% of its 200-person staff due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a source...

 
 
 
Nearly 60% of the passengers on an Antarctic cruise ship have tested positive for the coronavirus

NEARLY 60% OF THE PASSENGERS ON AN ANTARCTIC CRUISE SHIP HAVE TESTED POSITIVE FOR THE CORONAVIRUS

More than half of those on board an Antarctic cruise ship have already tested positive for the coronavirus. The ship is stranded off...

Leaked documents from Knotel show the WeWork competitor struggled to hit financial targets well before the coronavirus hit

LEAKED DOCUMENTS FROM KNOTEL SHOW THE WEWORK COMPETITOR STRUGGLED TO HIT FINANCIAL TARGETS WELL BEFORE THE CORONAVIRUS HIT

WeWork competitor Knotel missed financial targets as recently as the fourth quarter of 2019, well before the coronavirus hit, according...

 
 
 
Alphabet's drone service has completed more than 1,000 deliveries during the past two weeks of the coronavirus crisis. One top product: toilet paper

ALPHABET'S DRONE SERVICE HAS COMPLETED MORE THAN 1,000 DELIVERIES DURING THE PAST TWO WEEKS OF THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS. ONE TOP PRODUCT: TOILET PAPER

Wing, Alphabet's drone company, says it's seeing a significant uptick in demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. The company tells Business...

Why PR & Marketing Will Be Essential During the COVID-19 Recession

WHY PR & MARKETING WILL BE ESSENTIAL DURING THE COVID-19 RECESSION

COVID-19 is delivering a body blow to PR and marketing agencies and departments. The near shut-down of the travel and conference industries,...

 
 
 
Senator who dumped stocks after confidential briefing says she'll divest from individual shares

SENATOR WHO DUMPED STOCKS AFTER CONFIDENTIAL BRIEFING SAYS SHE'LL DIVEST FROM INDIVIDUAL SHARES

Sen. Kelly Loeffler said on Wednesday that she'll divest from owning individual stocks. The Georgia Republican was widely criticized...

Alphabet's life sciences firm Verily may use its its giant patient registry to help sign people up to test coronavirus treatments

ALPHABET'S LIFE SCIENCES FIRM VERILY MAY USE ITS ITS GIANT PATIENT REGISTRY TO HELP SIGN PEOPLE UP TO TEST CORONAVIRUS TREATMENTS

Verily, the life-sciences arm of Google's parent company Alphabet, could soon connect patients to clinical trials for coronavirus treatments. Verily...

 
 
 
Google has banned the Zoom app from all employee computers due to 'security vulnerabilities'

GOOGLE HAS BANNED THE ZOOM APP FROM ALL EMPLOYEE COMPUTERS DUE TO 'SECURITY VULNERABILITIES'

Google has banned the use of Zoom on employees' computers, according to a new report. The company alerted employees last week that...

Scope AR Cofounder and CEO discusses how the coronavirus is strengthening the case for enterprise AR

SCOPE AR COFOUNDER AND CEO DISCUSSES HOW THE CORONAVIRUS IS STRENGTHENING THE CASE FOR ENTERPRISE AR

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