Monster.com Acquired By Randstad for $429 Million
Monster.com, a global leader in connecting people and jobs, and Randstad Holding, a leading HR services provider recently announced the signing of a definite agreement under which the latter will acquire the former. [..]
Jeff Bezos Sells 1 Million Amazon Shares; Gives Himself a $756.74 Million Bonus
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos sold off another 1 million shares of company stock last week, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
In the last 3 months, Bezos has sold about $1.4 billion in Amazon stock. [..]
Amazon Passes Exxon and Is Now the 4th Most Valuable Company in the World
A few days ago, Amazon officially passed Exxon to become the fourth most valuable company in the United States. Apple, Google (Alphabet) and Microsoft take the first three places. According to recent financial analysis, [..]
Apple Sells Its Billionth iPhone, But Overall Sales are Down
On 27 July 2016, Apple sold its one-billionth phone. Its CEO, Tim Cook was ecstatic about this sale when he made the announcement at a meeting for the company’s employees in Cupertino, California. He termed the Apple [..]
Verizon Acquires Yahoo, Inc for $4.8 billion. Now what?
It has finally happened. Yahoo, Inc has been sold after a long and drawn-out process.
Verizon will pay $4.83 billion in cash for Yahoo’s core internet business, which includes Yahoo Mail, Fantasy Sports, photo storage [..]
Jeff Bezos Briefly Passes Warren Buffett on World’s Richest List
The Bloomberg Billionaires Index briefly listed Jeff Bezos at the third spot in the world richest men behind Spain’s Amancio Ortega and Microsoft Owner Bill Gates (the richest man in the world). Bill Gates’ worth was [..]
Taxi Use Declining as Uber and Lyft Dominate Ground Travel
Statistics indicate that taxis are seeing a 51% decline in the ground business travel industry.
At a phenomenal pace, services such as Uber and Lyft have essentially taken over the business ground travel industry as being [..]
Sharing Netflix and HBO Passwords Now a Federal Crime; Should You Be Concerned?
Having your girlfriend log into your Netflix account to binge on “Orange Is The New Black” was recently declared a federal crime. But should you be worried about going to jail? Probably not. If you’re [..]