Month: July 2019

The World’s 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams 2019

TOP TEN Dallas Cowboys (NFL) – $5 billion New York Yankees (MLB) – $4.6 billion Real Madrid (Soccer) – $4.24 billion Barcelona (Soccer) – $4.02 billion New York Knicks (NBA) – $4 billion Manchester United (Soccer) – $3.81 billion New England Patriots (NFL) – $3.8 billion Los Angeles Lakers...

Amazon Warehouse Workers Strike To Protest Inhumane Working Conditions

Ahead of the strike, an effort had been made to decorate the fulfillment center in Shakopee for Prime Day. There were silvered balloons spelling out MSP1, the name of the warehouse, visible through the glass visitor’s window in the lobby, and walls of smiling Amazon boxes festooned with Prime Day...

Facebook ‘to be fined $5 billion over Cambridge Analytica scandal’

US regulators have approved a record $5bn (£4bn) fine on Facebook to settle an investigation into data privacy violations, reports in US media say. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has been investigating allegations that political consultancy Cambridge Analytica improperly obtained the data of up to 87 million Facebook users....

WarnerMedia confirms its Netflix rival will be called HBO Max

There’s HBO Go, HBO Now, and soon, there will be HBO Max. For WarnerMedia and parent company AT&T, the latter is most important, as it will become the subscription video service that they position against Netflix, Hulu, the upcoming Disney+, and a range of other paid video offerings. “Anchored...

Facebook, Instagram and other platforms back online after experiencing issues worldwide

Social media platforms were back online Wednesday evening after experiencinga bit of a meltdown earlier in the day. Facebook (FB), Instagram, WhatsApp and Twitter had all experienced various issues. But a Facebook spokesperson said Wednesday evening that its problems were fixed.” Earlier today, some people and businesses experienced trouble uploading...