Ariel Zilber

Facebook and Google accused of ‘secret deal’ to carve up

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg and his counterpart at Google, CEO Sundar Pichai, secretly struck a deal in 2018 to carve up the digital advertising market between the two tech giants, according to newly revealed allegations from top state law-enforcement officials. Previously, it was reported that the deal was signed by Zuckerberg’s No. 2, Facebook COO […]Read More

Wholesale prices rose nearly 10% in 2021, biggest increase since

Wholesale prices surged nearly 10% last year — their biggest increase in more than a decade — but notched a smaller-than-expected gain during the final month, sparking hopes that the worst of inflation could be behind the US economy. The Department of Labor said that the producer price index rose by 0.2% last month compared […]Read More

Most remote workers say they might quit before returning to

A majority of Americans currently working remotely said they would consider quitting their jobs if their employer required them to return to the office, according to a new survey. The poll by Morning Consult found that 55% of teleworkers said they would think about leaving their jobs if they were told to physically return to […]Read More

Rolls-Royce boss says COVID deaths were good for business

The prospect of dying unexpectedly from COVID-19 can concentrate the mind wonderfully — on buying an expensive car. That’s according to Rolls-Royce chief executive Torsten Müller-Otvös, who said the luxury automaker sold more cars last year than it did during any other year in its 117-year history. Müller-Otvös told the Financial Times he believes Rolls-Royce […]Read More

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon threatens to fire unvaccinated workers

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon said any New York City-based staffer who refuses to get the COVID-19 vaccine is now at risk of getting fired as Wall Street tightens a clampdown in the face of the Omicron variant. Dimon flagged the prospective shift in policy on Monday — just days after another investment banking giant, […]Read More

Crypto, remote work set to fuel luxury house boom: report

Remote work and a surge of wealth created by cryptocurrency are fueling demand for luxury homes, according to a report. The luxury real estate boom is being made possible thanks to low interest rates, record-high levels of inflation, and fat bonuses, according to a report by Sotheby’s International Realty. This combination of factors “make investing […]Read More