Netflix talks with Google about ads as Sarandos is set to address Cannes this week

Netflix talks with Google about ads as Sarandos is set to address Cannes this week

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – JUNE 12: CEO of Netflix Ted Sarandos attends Netflix’s FYSEE event for “Squid Game” at Raleigh Studios Hollywood on June 12, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Netflix) Charley Gallay | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images CANNES, France – As the world’s biggest advertising conference … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, July 6

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, July 6

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, June 27, 2022. Source: NYSE Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stocks in a holding pattern US stock futures were essentially flat across the board Wednesday morning, following a late rally the day before. While the Dow finished … Read more

The art of emotion in advertising | Opinion

The art of emotion in advertising |  Opinion

Advertising often evokes emotion, but is it truly effective? Sam Salama looks at how emotion can be used in the world of advertising. In 1961, the legendary ad man Rosser Reeves established the era’s defining theory of effective advertising: the art of getting a unique selling point into the heads of consumers. Fast forward 60 … Read more

Janel Corporation to Launch a Cash Tender Offer to Acquire a 45% Interest in Rubicon … | News

Janel Corporation to Launch a Cash Tender Offer to Acquire a 45% Interest in Rubicon … |  News

Immediately following the Tender Offer Rubicon will distribute cash of $11 per share to its Stockholders BENSENVILLE, IL., July 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rubicon Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:RBCN) (“Rubicon” or the “Company”) announced today that it has entered into a definitive Stock Purchase and Sale Agreement (the “Sale Agreement”) with Janel Corporation (Other OTC:JANL) (“Janel”) … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg issues dire economic warning to Meta employees

Mark Zuckerberg issues dire economic warning to Meta employees

Mark Zuckerberg has issued a chilling message to Meta Platforms Inc. Employees: The company faces one of the “worst downturns that we’ve seen in recent history” that will necessitate a scaling back in hires and resources. The dire economic warning was delivered during an internal videoconference meeting on Thursday for Meta’s META, -0.76% 77,800 workers, … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, July 1

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, July 1

Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Second half begins Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, June 30, 2022. Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Markets are looking to rebound following the worst first half for stocks … Read more

Companies aggressively marketed baby formula. Then there was a shortage

Companies aggressively marketed baby formula.  Then there was a shortage

New York CNN Business — The baby formula shortage in the United States has left many mothers and families desperately scrambling to feed their infants. The shortage has been made more acute by the low rate of breastfeeding in the country compared to most industrialized nations, health researchers say, which has made the United States … Read more

For 3-D printing companies, producing in stock market hasn’t been easy

For 3-D printing companies, producing in stock market hasn’t been easy

The University Hospital Trust in Paris acquired 60 FDM 3-D printers from Stratasys in late March 2020 to create an in-house rapid-response supply chain for Covid materials. Stratasys In this weekly series, CNBC takes a look at companies that made the inaugural Disruptor 50 list, 10 years later. The industry of 3-D printing started with … Read more

Do You Want to Learn How to Save? Use One of These Personal Finance Apps

Do You Want to Learn How to Save?  Use One of These Personal Finance Apps

The COVID-19 pandemic forced people who were left without work to think about prudent financial management and the importance of savings. A PWC study found that 55-62% of Gen Xers and millennials do not have a cash cushion for unforeseen situations. And 49% of Americans struggle to pay their monthly utility bills. This explains the … Read more

Amazon has a $31 billion a year advertising business

Amazon has a  billion a year advertising business

Amazon revealed Thursday just how big its advertising business has become. It generated $31.2 billion in revenue in 2021, with fourth-quarter sales rising 32%, according to the retailer’s fourth-quarter earnings statement. The disclosure follows years of Amazon investing in the advertising business and keeping details private. At that scale, it’s larger than several other entities … Read more