Day: April 4, 2018

Tess Torelli April 4, 2018

Viral videos posted on social media show teenagers snorting condoms as part of a so-called “condom snorting challenge.” In the videos, teens put an unwrapped condom up one of their nostrils and inhale until the condom comes out of their mouth. Like other viral challenges, the condom snorting challenge has been around for years but […]

Tess Torelli April 4, 2018

Richard Drew | AP Specialist Peter Giacchi, center, declares Spotify’s IPO open on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, April 3, 2018. “Spotify is not raising capital, and our shareholders and employees have been free to buy and sell our stock for years,” CEO Daniel Ek wrote in a blog post Monday. […]

Tess Torelli April 4, 2018

One of the world’s largest advertising companies, WPP, said on Tuesday it was investigating CEO Sir Martin Sorrell after “an allegation of personal misconduct.” WPP’s board appointed an independent counsel to investigate Sorrell, the company told Giftofaservant. The ongoing investigation doesn’t appear to be material to the business, the company’s statement said. The Wall Street […]

Tess Torelli April 4, 2018

U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo by Mani Albrecht Construction crews prepare a set of border wall prototypes along the U.S. border with Mexico on U.S. Customs and Border Protection property near San Diego, California. Late last month Trump floated the idea of the military paying for the wall on Twitter. The Pentagon also said […]

Tess Torelli April 4, 2018

Moreover, “it’s not current inflation that matters, it’s expectations of higher future inflation, added Douglas Holtz-Eakin, a Republican economist who formerly headed the Congressional Budget Office. Economic analysts agree that fiscal stimulus from tax cuts and higher, deficit-financed government spending will increase inflationary pressures. That’s why the Fed has signaled the possibility of three more […]

Tess Torelli April 4, 2018

Barberini said that at 12:46 PM San Bruno police received numerous phone calls about gunshots at YouTube’s offices, which are separate from Google’s main campus in Mountain View, and that police were on the scene within two minutes. Several people identifying themselves as YouTube employees on Twitter posted about their experiences at the office: Tweet […]

Tess Torelli April 4, 2018

The tech community is already sending out public messages of support for YouTube in the wake of a tragic shooting that left at least three people injured and the suspected shooter dead. In a memo to employees, Google CEO Sundar Pichai called the incident that unfolded on YouTube’s campus Tuesday afternoon an “unimaginable tragedy” and […]