Category: Business

Did Bill Gates Really Offer a TV Interviewer a Blank Check?

Some claim he did, but that’s not what’s really important. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily newsletter now! August...

The CEO who made one of Silicon Valley’s worst acquisitions wants a $400 million blank check

The blank-check bonanza has already reached mind-boggling heights, but now we seem to have jumped the shark. A preliminary prospectus was filed last week by...

2 Black Staff Members Quit Bon Appétit as Tensions Over Race Continue

The tensions over race at Condé Nast’s food magazine continue. The only two Black editorial staff members at Bon Appétit quit Friday as the magazine...

11 electric SUVs coming for the Tesla Model Y

Tesla’s Model Y is currently the hot electric compact SUV. But Ford, Nissan, Mercedes, and other automotive giants are coming for the crossover crown. The...

I just can’t get over how good Fender’s Acoustasonic Stratocaster sounds

My “wow” moment came when I picked up the Acoustasonic Stratocaster for the third time and finally plugged it into an amp. The first couple of...

How to Find Free Money in the Middle of a Pandemic

A step-by-step guide to finding a grant that is specific to your needs. August 7, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are...

Trump eyes executive orders after stalemate on coronavirus relief but doesn’t pull trigger

President Donald Trump on Friday evening signaled he is close to issuing executive orders to make an end run around a stalled stimulus package with...

Trump’s Orders on WeChat and TikTok Are Uncertain. That May Be the Point.

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s sudden decision late Thursday to restrict two popular Chinese social media services from the United States has created confusion about how...

Facebook just banned one of its biggest QAnon groups

Hundreds of thousands of advocates of the QAnon conspiracy theory are going to have to find a new online hangout. The second largest QAnon group...

Beautiful Finnish speakers with an impressive soundstage

If you live stateside and hadn’t heard of Amphion Loudspeakers, I wouldn’t blame you. The small Finnish audio company has been around for over two...

The Real Challenge With Moving to a Fully-Remote Setup

August 7, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. I’ve worked remotely for many years, long before the Covid-19 pandemic....

Dow, S&P 500 finish higher even as pandemic aid talks break down in DC without a deal

Major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Friday, capping off another week of sharp gains, despite Washington’s failure to produce a last-minute coronavirus aid package...

After Taking a Pandemic Hit, Billboard Ad Companies See Signs of Hope

Jeremy Male is an executive in a branch of the advertising business — billboards — that took a huge hit in the spring. So he...

Seth Rogen’s ‘An American Pickle’ is a sweet story with a sour center: Review

My hope for An American Pickle is that its bizarre blend of comedy and darkness becomes more palatable over time. I can’t say it entirely...

The perfect all-electric Ford Mustang is actually a souped-up Tesla

When American carmaker Ford announced that it was breathing new life into the Mustang name and resurrecting it in the form of an electric vehicle...

Why This Nonprofit, Nonpartisan Newsroom Is Focused on Gender, Politics and Policy

August 7, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. During Emily Ramshaw’s maternity leave four years ago, she heard many...

ExxonMobil will suspend its 401 (k) matching—as threats to its dividend mount

Chances are you own stock in ExxonMobil Corp. XOM, -0.87% whether you know it or not. It’s found in some 2,553 mutual funds and numerous...

U.S. Added 1.8 Million Jobs in July

Here’s what you need to know: The American economy gained 1.8 million jobs last month, even as the coronavirus surged in many parts of the...

This spooky thriller from the creator of ‘Derry Girls’ is well worth your time

Now that we’ve binged our way through I May Destroy You and Normal People, there is a gaping chasm in our lives that badly needs...

Streamline your social media presence with HelloWoofy’s AI-powered platform

TLDR: HelloWoofy uses artificial intelligence to take control of your social media posting, creating great content, expanding your interaction…while costing you a lot less time....

Consider This Before Self-Publishing Your Book

August 6, 2020 9 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Making the decision to write and publish a book focused on...

Bank of America strategist: ‘I’m so bearish, I’m bullish’

Only on Wall Street would an investment research report titled, “I’m so bearish, I’m bullish” make some sort of intuitive sense. That is what Michael...

Facebook Gaming Finally Clears Apple Hurdle, Arriving in App Store

For six months, Facebook tried to get Apple to approve its new Facebook Gaming app so it could be available in Apple’s App Store. Each...

The 17 best tweets of the week, including beans, Trump memes, and Speed Racer

Another quarantine week down! Only an indeterminate, indefinite, perhaps infinite amount left to go. I’m here to deliver some good tweets from this week to...

How TikTok teens amplified political activism and threatened Trump’s political campaign

The lower-than-expected attendance at President Trump’s rally in Tulsa on June 20 was attributed, at least in part, to an online army of K-pop fans...