Less than a quarter of GM dealers are on board with community EV charging (so far)

Less than a quarter of GM dealers are on board with community EV charging (so far)

Photo: Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket (Getty Images) GM has encouraged dealers in the US to sign up for a new plan To improve EV charging, Vietnamese automaker VinFast is considering an initial public offering in the United States, and workers at an Ohio EV battery plant are voting to unionize. All this and more inside The … Read more

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink pushed out over ESG “hypocrisy”.

A small activist fund has fired a slingshot at investment giant BlackRock, calling for the ouster of CEO Larry Fink for his “hypocrisy” in promoting an “awakened” political agenda. Bluebell Capital, a London-based firm with just $250 million in assets under management, compared to the roughly $8 trillion BlackRock oversees, accused Fink of not adhering … Read more

Telegram is selling fake phone numbers for Crypto

Telegram has facilitated the sale of over $50 million worth of usernames in crypto auctions and now wants to auction off fake phone numbers to allow access to the platform.Photo: Mechanic (Shutterstock) Telegram isn’t done yet finding new ways to monetize access to its platform. On Tuesday, the encrypted messaging app announced that users will … Read more

GameStop (GME) Q3 2022 Earnings

A screen displays the GameStop logo and trading information on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 29, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters GameStop It said on Wednesday that its fiscal third-quarter sales fell and its cash pile fell sharply as the brick-and-mortar retailer worked to expand its digital presence. In … Read more

The Cardinals finalize a five-year deal with All-Star catcher Willson Contreras

St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina prepares to receive a pitch and tag from Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras home in the eighth inning during a game between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis Friday May 21, 2021. Photo by David Carson, dcarson@post-dispatch.com David Carson SAN DIEGO … Read more

Rising demand for ADHD medications is straining the US healthcare system

Stories about attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, have had a resurgence in the social media zeitgeist in recent years and may lead more people to seek a diagnosis for the condition. “Many of my patients would hold their phone up to the camera and say, ‘Here’s this video I saw on TikTok and this … Read more

McDonald’s hopes discounts and contests will boost mobile sales

Sopa Pictures | Light rocket | Getty Images The last holiday season, McDonald’s he relied on the power and discounts of singer Mariah Carey to bring customers to his mobile app. This year, the Chicago-based restaurant giant is taking it one step further, offering customers the chance to win free McDonald’s for life for themselves … Read more

McDonald’s hopes discounts and contests will boost mobile sales

Sopa Pictures | Light rocket | Getty Images The last holiday season, McDonald’s relied on singer Mariah Carey’s starpower and discounts to drive customers to their mobile app. This year, the Chicago-based restaurant giant is taking it one step further, offering customers the chance to win free McDonald’s for life for themselves and three of … Read more

5 things to know before the Stock Exchange opens on Wednesday 7 December

Traders on the floor of the NYSE Source: NYSE Here are the most important pieces of news investors need to start their trading day: 1. Can stocks get over the hump? US stock markets entered a deep funk on Wednesday. After Monday’s big losses, shares plunged again on Tuesday: The Nasdaq lost 2%, the S&P … Read more

Facebook, Instagram Face Ruling That Could End Targeted Ads

Photo: Sergei Elagin (Shutterstock) Privacy regulators in the European Union have decided that Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, cannot give data for targeted ads a condition for joining social networksaccording to reports released Tuesday in the Wall Street Journal And Reuters. The decision threatens to upend the social media giant’s business model … Read more