Month: October 2021

  • Netflix is reopening a movie theater in SoCal

    Netflix will reopen the Bay Theatre at Palisades Village in Southern California beginning October 22nd, becoming the third physical theater with which the streamer has announced a partnership. The company previously reopened the Paris Theater in New York in 2019, and it’s working to restore the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood for a reopening in 2022.…

  • Uber completes Drizly acquisition

    Uber completes Drizly acquisition

    Uber Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Drizly and that the two companies will begin integrating their complementary delivery apps and services. The purchase consideration was approximately $1.1 billion, consisting of approximately 18.7 million newly issued shares of Uber common stock plus cash. Uber On other new, cannabis marketplace Lantern…

  • This week’s earnings call

    On Monday (Oct 18) there’s: Albertsons Philips Steel Dynamics State Street On Tuesday (Oct 19): Halliburton Procter & Gamble Johnson & Johnson Philip Morris International WD-40 Netflix On Wednesday (Oct 20): Abbott Laboratories Biogen NextEra Energy Verizon Communications Tesla IBM Anthem On Thursday (Oct 21): Southwest Airlines Valero Energy Quest Diagnostics AT&T SL Green Realty…

  • And there’s a new MacBook Pro

    And there’s a new MacBook Pro

    There’s an option of M1 Pro and M1 Max, which does up to 10-core CPU and 32-core GPU. Notch is now in MacBook Pro. Personally, I don’t hate the notch since the trade off is a smaller device with higher screen to non-screen ratio. And looks like MagSafe is returning to MacBook Pro. Also exciting…

  • macOS Monterey will release on October 25

    Apple will release macOS Monterey, the next major version of its Mac operating system, on October 25, the company announced today. The new software will also ship on the new 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pros Apple is releasing next week. Monterey will run on both Intel and Apple Silicon Macs, though it won’t run on…

  • The wealthiest 10% of Americans own a record 89% of all U.S. stocks

    What this translates to is the wealthiest 10% owning a huge stake in the US economy. The top 1% gained more than $6.5 trillion in corporate equities and mutual fund wealth during the Covid-19 pandemic, while the bottom 90% added $1.2 trillion, according to the latest data from the Federal Reserve. The share of corporate…

  • VTL between Singapore and USA

    Vaccinated travelers can enjoy quarantine-free travel between Singapore and seven European countries (Denmark, France, Germany*, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, and the United Kingdom), Canada, and the United States starting 19 October 2021, as well as South Korea starting 15 November 2021. Singapore Air Starting from 19 October 2021, these two flights will be available for…