Sat. May 15th, 2021

Day: April 7, 2021

Summary List Placement Do you work in the Banking industry? Get business insights on the latest tech innovations, market trends, and your competitors with data-driven research. The following is a preview of one Banking report, the Banking-as-a-Service Report. You can purchase this report here. Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) — when banks or fintechs offer up their own…... Read More
Summary List PlacementIf you recently shopped for health insurance but found it unaffordable, you might want to give it another shot next month.  The $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief law President Joe Biden signed into law Thursday includes some of the most consequential changes to the Affordable Care Act seen in more than a decade. People…... Read More
Summary List PlacementFormer President Donald Trump on Friday gave a short speech during an apparently impromptu appearance at a dog rescue at his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach Florida, local news outlet WPTV reported.  The fundraiser was led by Lauree Simmons, the president and founder of Big Dog Ranch Rescue, who told WPTV she held…... Read More
Summary List PlacementWe're in the midst of a flipped labor market, and tech talent hasn't been spared from layoffs and stiffer competition. According to the latest numbers from layoff-tracking website Layoffs.fyi, over 590 tech startups have downsized since the start of the pandemic, resulting in more than 80,000 individual job losses.  While only 15% of…... Read More
Summary List PlacementNew technologies and social distancing measures have spawned a revolution in the retail industry as a response to changing consumer demands. As The Washington Post and others reported, vending machines, computerized kiosks, and other take-out technologies, otherwise known as "unattended retail" are supplying consumers with gourmet pizza, cannoli kits, and vacuum-packed meat.  Carla…... Read More
Summary List Placement WisdomTree filed with the SEC to launch a bitcoin ETF.  The asset manager joins a host of other firms vying for US approval.  Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. WisdomTree is the latest firm to submit filings for a bitcoin ETF to the US Securities…... Read More
Summary List PlacementRep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, a far-right Georgia Republican who has embraced conspiracy theories, falsely accused undocumented immigrants of hosting "big barbacoas" on the border to celebrate President Joe Biden.  "Hey @JoeBiden, all those illegals you are welcoming in our country are having big barbacoas right now at our border," she tweeted on Thursday…... Read More
Summary List PlacementMichael Saylor's business intelligence firm MicroStrategy bought another $15 million worth of bitcoin on Friday, bringing the company's total holdings to 91,326 units. The firm's bitcoin holdings were worth roughly $5.26 billion as of March 11's price per coin. Saylor's firm acquired its bitcoin for some $2.211 billion at an average price of…... Read More