Category: World

Alibaba poised to climb even higher

You may not have heard of it but Singles’ Day which was started in the 1990s and was commercialized by Chinese e-tailer Alibaba back in 2009 — is the biggest shopping day in the world. However many don’t even know about…
Monster has eyes on China for 2016

Monster Beverage Company announced onThursday that it plans to break into the Chinese market during the first half of 2016, as a distribution deal with Coca-Cola that pushes its energy drinks to many more markets around the world gets started.…
Samsung tries to match the hype of the rose gold phone

It’s been released that Samsung will launch a “pink gold” version of its Note 5 “phablet” in South Korea, in a an effort to tempt customers to buy its new device over Apple’s own rose gold iPhone 6 which has been…
Yikes! Netflix is getting destroyed after earnings

Netflix has reported third-quarter earnings and it’s a big miss. Their earnings, per share came in at $0.07 on revenue of $1.74 billion and is missing expectations by a long shot. Then following these results, shares were down as much…
Square ends their cushy deal for Starbucks

Starbucks (SBUX) will be losing a cushy credit card payment processing deal with upstart Square, according to Square’s initial public offering filing. The processing deal, announced back in 2012, has been a huge money loser for Square since then. When the…
It’s getting hard for Venezuela to feed itself

Inflation that is rampant is nothing new to the Venezuelan economy.  However in a sign of just how severe the situation has grown for some people there, food prices spiked by 22.2% in August from the previous month, according to…
Trump Criticizes Merkel Over Immigration

In the race for the republican nomination for the 2016 US Election, Donald Trump calls Angela Merkel insane over her immigration policy and says could be greatest ‘Trojan horse’ ever. You can read more here