YouTube Kids Has Been Promoting Conspiracy-Theory Videos

YouTube Kids, an app that is purportedly more well-policed than YouTube’s own website, contains videos promoting debunked and frightening conspiracy theories. Business Insider discovered that the app, whose users are presumably mostly children, has been suggesting the videos based on otherwise innocuous search terms. For instance, searches for “moon landing” returned videos arguing that NASA […] Read more »

6 Signs You're About to Be Fired

?No matter how hard you work, there’s a possibility you may someday be laid off or fired, often without much warning. However, after your boss has delivered the bad news, chances are you’ll be able to look back and think of a few warning signs. But what if you could know in advance that the […] Read more »

Hybrid cloud file and object pushes the frontiers of storage

Use of public cloud services have been widely adopted by IT departments around the world. But it has become clear hybrid solutions that span on- and off-premises deployment are often superior, and seem to be on the rise. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant […] Read more »

Microsoft women filed 238 discrimination and harassment complaints

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Women at Microsoft Corp working in U.S.-based technical jobs filed 238 internal complaints about gender discrimination or sexual harassment between 2010 and 2016, according to court filings made public on Monday. FILE PHOTO: The Microsoft logo is shown on the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Mike […] Read more »

AT&T & Time Warner: Prepare For The Worst

When news broke that AT&T (T) was purchasing Time Warner (TWX) in a cash and stock deal valued at $107.50 for Time Warner holders I felt very confident that the move would improve AT&T’s profitability and widen its moat. AT&T was (and remains) one of my largest positions, so the news was welcome as I […] Read more »

Are You Thinking Of Buying Berkshire Hathaway? Consider Baby Berkshire Instead

Source: Berkshire’s annual letter A few days ago, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (BRK.B) released its annual report. Markel Corporation (MKL) has not published it yet, but it released its full year results. As the readers of Warren Buffet’s letters already know, in 2015, he decided to slightly change the comparison criteria he had been using to […] Read more »

The Kinder Morgan Dividend Story Is About To Resume

By the Sure Dividend staff Kinder Morgan (KMI) has been a favorite dividend growth investment for many retail investors, until the company cut its payout by three quarters two years ago. After two years of low payouts, during which the company focused on reducing debt levels and finishing projects, things are about to change soon. […] Read more »

‘Black Panther’ Should Become Marvel’s Latest Billion-Dollar Movie This Weekend

Black Panther is already the biggest movie of 2018, and now the latest superhero blockbuster from Marvel and Walt Disney is on the precipice of cracking $1 billion in worldwide box-office revenue. Entering its fourth weekend in movie theaters, the movie still has its claws dug into the top spot at the box office as […] Read more »

Broadcom Shares Surge on Reports that Intel is Considering an Acquisition

Shares of semiconductor company Broadcom surged following a report on Friday that Intel is considering an acquisition. Broadcom’s stock rose 4% in after-hours trading on Friday to $264.21 after the Wall Street Journal reported of Intel’s interest in acquiring Broadcom, which engaged in a hostile takeover attempt of mobile chip maker Qualcomm. The Wall Street […] Read more »

Andreessen, others, invest in U.S. digital currency fund

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S.-based Multicoin Capital, an asset management firm with a long-term positive view on digital currencies, has raised capital from a slew of big individual and institutional investors led by influential venture capitalist Marc Andreessen, its co-founder and managing partner told Reuters. Kyle Samani, who co-founded Multicoin Capital last October, said capital […] Read more »