Harris to visit Singapore, Vietnam, focus on economic ties

WASHINGTON — Vice President Kamala Harris will visit Singapore and Vietnam next month on a trip focused on strengthening economic ties and celebrating America’s cultural connection with the Indo-Pacific region. It will be Harris’ first overseas travel and second foreign trip, after she visited Guatemala and Mexico in June as part of her role leading […]

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Retailers weren’t hot on Robinhood stock after IPO

More On: Robinhood Cathie Wood buys over $45M in Robinhood stock on first day of trading Robinhood shares plummet 10 percent moments after debut Could Wall Street and Main Street join forces to short Robinhood post-IPO? A-Rod, Dave Portnoy and an e-commerce tycoon are all pouring money into one company Robinhood’s efforts to democratize finance […]

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This Dog Stays a Puppy the Longest

Americans love dogs. There’s no doubt about that. It is estimated that the dog population in the United States is almost 80 million and that 44% of households have a dog. We typically get dogs when they are puppies and form bonds that last a lifetime. It is when they are puppies that our canine […]

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As more women opt out of the workforce, here's what we know about how that could affect their Social Security benefits

Covid-19 prompted many women to opt out of the workforce due to family obligations. Lower earnings could affect their Social Security retirement benefits. Reform proposals that include caregiver credits could help. Covid-19prompted many women to leave the workforce. That's because many women were forced to choose between working and taking care of their children and […]

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Elon Musk's brain computer start-up raises $205 million from Google Ventures and others

Neuralink has raised $205 million from investors including Google Ventures, Peter Thiel's Founders Fund, and OpenAI CEO Sam Altman.  Founded in 2016, Neuralink is trying to develop high-bandwidth brain implants that can communicate with phones and computers. Total investment in the company now stands at $363 million, according to start-up tracker Crunchbase. Elon Musk's brain-machine […]

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Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest Sells for 7\/29

All three major indexes closed up by less than half a percentage point on Thursday. The six ARK Invest funds put up mixed results for the day, with four finishing with small gains and two finishing with small losses. ARKQ closed up 1.26% on the day to post the best gain among the funds, and […]

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Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest Buys for 7\/29

All three major indexes closed up by less than half a percentage point on Thursday. The six ARK Invest funds put up mixed results for the day, with four finishing with small gains and two finishing with small losses. ARKQ closed up 1.26% on the day to post the best gain among the funds, and […]

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Sachin Tendulkar invests $2 mn in JetSynthesys

With this investment, Tendulkar joins the bandwagon of existing shareholders of JetSynthesys, who include Adar Poonawalla, Kris Gopalakrishnan, etc. Sachin Tendulkar has recently made an equity investment of $2 million in digital entertainment and technology company JetSynthesys. The investment further strengthens Tendulkar’s relationship with JetSynthesys, as the two already have an existing joint venture for […]

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U.S. Economic Growth Falls Well Short Of Estimates In Q2

A report released by the Commerce Department on Thursday showed a significant increase in U.S. gross domestic product in the second quarter of 2021, although the pace of growth fell short of economist estimates. The Commerce Department said real GDP surged up by 6.5 percent in the second quarter following a 6.3 percent jump in […]

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