Steve Scalise & Troy Carter: Louisiana Should Get Its Fair Share of Revenues From Offshore

[ad_1] WASHINGTON, D.C.—House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and Congressman Troy Carter (D-La.) today co-authored an op-ed for The Advocate promoting their bipartisan legislation that updates the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act (GOMESA) to increase coastal states’ share of oil and natural gas revenue, ensuring additional funding goes towards coastal restoration and improves South Louisiana’s resiliency against hurricanes. The Budgeting […]

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Will Snap Earnings Tear Down Or Build Up Social Media Stocks?

[ad_1] Snapchat owner Snap (SNAP), a canary in the coal mine for social media stocks, will present second-quarter results late Thursday. Snap earnings could have sizable impact on the group. X What makes Snap a canary is that it’s the season’s first large social media company to report quarterly earnings. Snap relies on advertising for […]

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1 Tech Company That’s Defining the Future of Real Estate | The Motley Fool

[ad_1] Although Airbnb‘s (ABNB 0.38%) stock has dropped almost 40% year-to-date, it is still a popular household name with a lot of potential. The dip in stock price shows that macroeconomic factors may have taken a toll on investors’ confidence in the company, despite its recent recovery from the effects of the pandemic. In Q1 […]

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Former first lady Michelle Obama announces publish date for new book – Everett Post

[ad_1] (NEW YORK) — Former first lady Michelle Obama, whose memoir “Becoming” became a global bestseller, is releasing a new book. The book, The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Certain Times, was inspired by the challenges of the past several years, including the coronavirus pandemic, political turmoil and divide in the country, Obama said in a video message announcing the […]

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Singing Machine Announces Launch of Proprietary Pitch Lab™ Technology

[ad_1] Professional Quality Vocal EnhancementsDesigned for Diverse, Higher-End Karaoke Experiences  Fort Lauderdale, FL, July 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Singing Machine Company, Inc. (“Singing Machine” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: MICS) – the worldwide leader in consumer karaoke products today announced the launch of its exclusive Pitch Lab™ technology, which brings professional quality vocal enhancement […]

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Facebook forsakes friends and family to compete with TikTok

[ad_1] Comment on this story Comment Facebook announced Thursday it’s overhauling the design of its flagship social network by elevating content from creators over posts from friends and family in an effort to fend off intensifying competition for users’ attention from TikTok. In a statement, Facebook said users’ default screen, known as Home, will display […]

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Firework Launches Next-Gen Consumer Insight Initiative with First Ever “Christmas in July”

[ad_1] The live commerce leader’s Gen Z Labs initiative promises to help brands gain fluency in the language of next-generation consumers through advanced video commerce capabilities SAN MATEO, Calif., July 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Firework, the leading livestreaming commerce and digital transformation platform, announced today the launch of its new Gen Z Labs initiative — a […]

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A Suggestion for Universities Considering a ‘Teaching Track’ for Faculty | Inside Higher

[ad_1] The Chronicle has a piece this week by Beckie Supiano exploring the possibilities of universities offering permanent and/or tenured “teaching track” faculty positions. The idea has been around for a while, but it may be gaining momentum as concerns about graduation rates and faculty diversity become more salient. I was struck, though, that the piece […]

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ProPhase Labs Announces Licensing of New Investigational Cancer Compounds

[ad_1] Confirms Quarterly Growth continues year-over-year Announces significant progress being made in Genomics Business Company to Host Live Webcast to Discuss Business Developments Today at 11:30 a.m. EST Garden City, NY, July 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ProPhase Labs, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRPH), a rapidly growing and diversified diagnostics, genomics and biotech company, today announced that […]

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Vimeo CEO Apologizes for Slashing Workforce by 6 Percent Amid Economic Uncertainty

[ad_1] Video-sharing platform Vimeo has laid off 6 percent of its workforce amid challenging market conditions and uncertainty about the economy. New York-based Vimeo’s CEO Anjali Sud announced the layoffs, which she said came after careful consideration, in a blog post on July 18. “Our people are what makes Vimeo great, and losing any of them […]

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Velveeta martini announcement draws mixed reaction on social media

[ad_1] CHICAGO (WFLA) – Fans of the Velveeta processed cheese product may be excited to learn that they can make their own alcoholic beverage infused with it. Others, however, are not convinced by the cheesy goodness. The Velveeta martini, or “Veltini” for short, will be available at BLT restaurants in New York, Washington DC, Charlotte, […]

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The global engineering plastics market size is projected to grow from USD 107.2 billion in

[ad_1] New York, July 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Engineering Plastics Market by Type, End-use Industry and Region – Global Forecast to 2027” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p04405155/?utm_source=GNW They are also not thermally conductive and durable in comparison to engineering plastics. This is prompting manufacturers to use engineering plastics in applications […]

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How an Obama-backing Arizona news anchor became Trump’s pick for governor

[ad_1] PHOENIX — To the public, Kari Lake appeared to change almost overnight from a popular local news anchor to an unapologetic, election-denying candidate for Arizona governor and acolyte of Donald Trump. As Lake heads into an Aug. 2 primary, her main Republican opponent is trying to make the race about authenticity, questioning whether Lake, […]

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Nokia Corporation Financial Report for Q2 and Half Year 2022

[ad_1] Nokia Oyj Nokia Corporation Half year report21 July 2022 at 08:00 EEST Nokia Corporation Financial Report for Q2 and Half Year 2022 Good profitability supports full year outlook Q2 net sales increased 3% y-o-y in constant currency (+11% reported). Network Infrastructure net sales grew 12% in constant currency, with growth across all four businesses while […]

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Retailers do their back-to-school homework

[ad_1] Inflation, increasing competition and consumers’ ongoing embrace of e-commerce are all on the syllabus for this year’s back-to-school season. While supermarkets can always count on back-to-school shopping to drive sales in food categories, nonfoods supplies pose a significant challenge for traditional grocery retailers. Dollar stores, mass merchants, office supply stores and online channels all […]

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Uber Files throw harsh light on lack of transparency in lobbying

[ad_1] With the release of the Uber Files, yet another tech industry whistleblower has provided critical insights into the hidden operations of a corporate giant. Equally important, the 124,000 documents supplied by Uber’s former chief EU lobbyist, the Irish-born Mark McGann, shine a needed spotlight on the weak, easily dodged governance structures that nations such […]

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Social media news confuses young Aussies

[ad_1] What does this news mean? Photo: Shutterstock Heavy use of social media as a news source has left young Australians struggling to comprehend the complexities of current events, according to new global research that has implications for the way companies train current and future generations of workers. Fully 16 per cent of under-35 Australian […]

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Kemah officials shut down mayor’s proposal to limit negative social media posts created by

[ad_1] KEMAH, Texas – The boardwalk is a booming business for the city of Kemah. However, Mayor Carl Joiner says negative social media posts by city employees is hurting tourism, but city council members call his claims ridiculous. “Kemah is a great place,” Joiner said. He says he’s trying to keep it that way by […]

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LinkedIn Announces a New Expansion of its Creator Accelerator Program

[ad_1] LinkedIn has announced an expansion of its Creator Accelerator Program, which will see chosen LinkedIn creators invited to take part in a new initiative designed to help them improve their LinkedIn skills, and maximize their in-app presence. The 6-week program will provide participants with ‘access to tools and products that will enable them to […]

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Transcript: Mayor Eric Adams Hosts Media Availability With Members of Mayors Against

[ad_1] July 20, 2022 Brendan McGuire, Chief Counsel to the Mayor: Good afternoon. My name is Brendan McGuire. I’m the chief counsel to Mayor Adams. We’re here at the Gracie Mansion having just concluded a very productive several hours’ worth of discussion as part of the 2022 Mayors Against Illegal Guns Summit. We had over […]

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United Airlines Announces Second Quarter Financial Results — Returns to Profitability

[ad_1] Total operating revenue up 6% over same quarter 2019; expects increase of 11% in third quarter versus the same quarter in 2019 Record TRASM of up 24% over same quarter 2019; expects sequential improvement in third quarter versus the same quarter in 2019 Operating margin of 7.2% and adjusted operating margin of 8.2% marking […]

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Jobs and Skilling: Training for the Clean Energy Transition

[ad_1]   Guest Blog by Upendra Tripathy Several years ago, as Secretary of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), I visited a former Delhi thermal power plant that had been converted to a solar park. While visiting, I learned that software repair of one of the solar park’s panels had been delayed several days. The […]

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Engine Gaming & Media, Inc. Expands Depth of its Board of Directors with the Appointment

[ad_1] NEW YORK, July 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Engine Gaming and Media, Inc. (“Engine” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:GAME) (TSX-V:GAME), a data-driven, gaming, media and influencer marketing platform company, today announced the appointment of Gregory R. Raifman to its board of directors. Mr. Riafman will serve as an independent director and is expected to serve […]

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CSX Corp. Announces Second Quarter EPS of $0.54

[ad_1] JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) today announced second quarter 2022 net earnings of $1,178 million, or $0.54 per share, compared to $1,173 million, or $0.52 per share in the same period last year. Second quarter 2022 operating income was $1.70 billion compared to $1.69 billion in the […]

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Qurate Retail Group Recognized as a 2022 “Best Place To Work

[ad_1] Published 8 hours ago Submitted by Qurate Retail Group WEST CHESTER, Pa., July 20, 2022 /CSRwire/ – Qurate Retail Group, a world leader in video commerce (“vCommerce”) across linear TV, ecommerce sites, streaming experiences and social apps, has earned a top score on the 2022 Disability Equality Index (DEI) and is being recognized as a […]

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Lithia Motors (LAD) Q2 2022 Earnings Call Transcript | The Motley Fool

[ad_1] Image source: The Motley Fool. Lithia Motors (LAD -5.26%)Q2 2022 Earnings CallJul 20, 2022, 10:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning and welcome to the Lithia & Driveway second quarter 2022 conference call. [Operator instructions] I would now like to turn the call over to Amit Marwaha, […]

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How Decentralized Social Media (DeSo) Wants to Transform Your News Feed

[ad_1] optimarc/Shutterstock.com Decentralized Social, or DeSo, is a way of social networking built on open blockchain technology without a central authority that owns and operates the network, creating new opportunities for how we can use social media and giving more power to you, the user. A Quick Note on Web2 and Web3   For our discussion […]

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Some popular children’s apps contain ‘risky’ code transmitting sensitive data, audit finds

[ad_1] Parents are being warned that some of Australia’s most-popular entertainment apps for children contain risky code that allows companies to gather data on children and build profiles that can follow them for life. Key points: An audit tested the tracking activity of popular children’s entertainment apps Nearly 60 per cent contained “concerning” code that collected or […]

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Tired of Waiting for Their Dream Workplace, These Writers Made Their Own

[ad_1] About halfway through 2021, Christopher Robbins had had enough. Laid off from a job he had cared about deeply after witnessing multiple media organizations in New York City collapse over the years, Mr. Robbins was ready to free himself. “There’s just a vanishing amount of good jobs,” Mr. Robbins, 36, a former editor at […]

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