Monday, October 25th, 2021

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Trump SPAC appears to be hurting ‘meme stocks’ — but boosting Robinhood

As shares of the “Trump SPAC” get pushed to eye-popping levels, the “meme stocks” that were all the rage on Reddit this spring could be collateral damage, sources told On The Money. Shares of...

Survey Shows Broad Support For Worker Strikes

Workers at companies like Kellogg’s, Nabisco and John Deere have hit the picket lines in recent weeks hoping to get a better deal from their employers. A new survey suggests the public by and...

Mark Zuckerberg accuses whistleblowers and media of plotting against Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg angrily fired back at a torrent of bad press on Monday, accusing whistleblowers and reporters of plotting against the company as it posted better-than-expected quarterly profits.  “My view is that what we...

Jeff Bezos’ Rocket Company Wants to Build a Space Station

Blue Origin, the space company owned by Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, is teaming up with other firms to build a space station in Earth orbit. The group announced its plans on Monday,...

Computer a mess? Your 5-step quick plan to clean it up

Digital junk piles up too quickly. Look no further than your phone and all those blurry photos and old screenshots in your gallery. What you don’t see are the invasive tracking cookies saved in...

Facebook profits jump 17 percent.

Facebook said on Monday that revenue rose 35 percent to $29 billion in the three months ending in September compared with the same period last year, while profits rose 17 percent to $9.2 billion,...

Amazon workers in Staten Island file to hold a union election.

A fledgling union of employees at four Amazon warehouses in Staten Island officially requested an election to form a union on Monday, the National Labor Relations Board said. For months, the organizers behind the...

Tesla shares surpass $1 trillion in value.

When Tesla was founded in 2003, and for many years after, the chances that sales of electric cars would take off seemed slim. Other automakers viewed electric cars primarily as gas savers, but Tesla...

Blue Origin teams with Boeing to create ‘business park’ in space

Billionaire Jeff Bezos-owned Blue Origin on Monday unveiled plans to develop a commercial space station called “Orbital Reef” with Boeing aiming to launch the spacecraft in the second half of this decade. The venture...

Gene Freidman, ‘Taxi King’ Who Upended His Industry, Dies at 50

He bid up the price of medallions and borrowed against them. When their value plummeted, immigrant cabbies were left deep in debt. Source link