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Snap Inc, owner of Snapchat on Thursday beat Wallstreet’s expectations for both user growth and revenue after posting a 62% increase in fourth quarter revenue in the amount of $911 million and 265 million active users, signaling a 55% growth in dasddily active users. But trouble seems to be looming for the photo-messaging app due to Apple’s upcoming huge...
The iconic Hollywood sign briefly read "Hollyboob" on Monday and six people were arrested for trespassing before park rangers quickly restored the sign. Not much was known that time why the trespassers changed it to “Hollyboob”, but now we have an idea. Instagram star, Julia Rose said she changed it to protest what she sees as censorship of racier content by Instagram....
Keith Gill, the 34-year old investor that helped inspire the epic short squeeze in GameStop last week said on Tuesday he lost $13 million, but is still holding on, CNBC reported. Gill said he has been holding 50,000 shares of GameStop as well as 500 call options since the beginning of January this year. According to his Reddit posts, Gill’s total...
Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos announced on Tuesday he is stepping down as the Chief Executive Officer of the e-commerce giant, a company he founded 27 years ago. “As much as I still tap dance into the office, I’m excited about this transition,” Bezos said in a letter to employees, adding that he will focus on his  “the Day 1 Fund,...
A 41-year old woman who started online romance with a 14-year-old boy has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison. In addition to prison, U.S. District Judge Joseph F. Leeson sentenced the woman to 20 years of supervised release at the end of her time behind bars. Mother-of-three, Sarah Norton from Jewett City, Connecticut, lured the boy into an...
Robinhood, the controversial Silicon Valley online broker, has raised another $2.4 billion from shareholders barely days after existing investors pumped in $1 billion into the online brokerage. The $3.4 billion in combined total funding received within days is more than the company has raised since it was established 8 years ago. “At this moment, we are witnessing a massive transformation across the...
Dating app Bumble announced on Wednesday it will start banning users who are ‘fat-phobic’ or ‘transphobic’. “Bumble’s mission has always been to build a platform rooted in respect and kindness”, the Austin Texas-based company said. “Body shaming is not acceptable on or off of the Bumble app. For those who may not know, body shaming means forcing your opinion of...
More than 50 House lawmakers have written a letter to President Biden and Vice President Harris, to include recurring direct stimulus payments in the legislation. President Biden recently requested $1.9 trillion in coronavirus relief funding, which includes a third stimulus check pegged at $1,400  as part of the new administration’s effort to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. But...
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is seriously worried about Apple. He had long labeled the phone manufacturing company as “one of biggest competitors”. Facebook relies on the iPhone and iOS as half of its mobile platform in the United States. It is of little wonder the Social Media giant closely monitors any update by Apple. The rift between Facebook and...
The video below shows unfortunate moment a man was shot dead by his cousin in an apparent accident. The incident happened Tuesday in northern Jordan on the day the victim was released from prison. Sari Salem Wardat, 46, was shot in the head as he was walking towards his house as a crowd of family members and neighbors gathered to welcome...
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