Most Recent

TikTok is withdrawing its app from Hong Kong as tech reckons with new security law
fortune.com

TikTok is withdrawing its popular short video app from Google and Apple app stores in Hong Kong, a company spokesperson told Reuters late Monday. TikTok, which is owned by Chinese tech company ByteDance Ltd., will pull out of the Hong Kong market within days, and the app will be inoperable there. The announcement comes one […]

2
Like
Save
Beijing proves a 2nd coronavirus wave doesn’t have to mean a 2nd lockdown
fortune.com

Beijing reported zero new coronavirus cases for the first time in 26 days, a sign the resurgence that ignited fears of a second wave in China looks to have been brought under control for now. The city of more than 20 million people appears to have quelled a flare-up that infected 335 people, with infections […]

6
Like
Save
The B Corp movement is accelerating during the pandemic
fortune.com

Subscribe to CEO Daily for must-read business insights from Fortune CEO Alan Murray, delivered free to your inbox. To Emmanuel Faber, CEO of food giant Danone, the coronavirus pandemic is a reason to accelerate social and environmental impact goals, not abandon them in the name of his company’s bottom line. On the latest episode of […]

5
Like
Save
TikTok says it will exit Hong Kong market within days
www.cnbc.com

The short form video app owned by China-based ByteDance has made the decision to exit the region following China's establishment of a sweeping new national security law for the semi-autonomous city.

3
Like
Save
Palantir confidentially files to go public
www.cnbc.com

Palantir, which has raised billions of dollars in venture financing, is finally ready to go public.

8
Like
Save
Solar energy company Sunrun to buy peer Vivint Solar for about $1.46 billion
www.cnbc.com

U.S. residential solar installer Sunrun said on Monday it will buy peer Vivint Solar for about $1.46 billion in an all-stock deal.

4
Like
Save
The pandemic has boosted freelance work — and hiring for these jobs is booming
www.cnbc.com

The coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc in the global jobs market, but a new report suggests freelance roles are booming as employers and employees look for more flexible positions.

8
Like
Save
U.S. is 'looking at' banning TikTok and Chinese social media apps, Pompeo says
www.cnbc.com

The comments from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo come amid tensions between the U.S. and China and as scrutiny on Chinese tech firms grow.

6
Like
Save
Why Did Milton Berle Get Banned From 'SNL'?
feedproxy.google.com

The comedy legend didn’t understand two basic principles of leadership.

6
Like
Save