‘Turn the valve off’: Climate activists push for an abrupt end to the fossil fuel era

‘Turn the valve off’: Climate activists push for an abrupt end to the fossil fuel era

Extinction Rebellion climate activists take part in a Rise and Rebel march organised to coincide with the end of, and anticipated failure of, the COP26 climate summit on 13th November 2021 in London, United Kingdom. Mark Kerrison | In Pictures | Getty Images Climate activists and campaign groups are pursuing an abrupt end to the … Read more

Here are Friday’s biggest analyst calls of the day: Amazon, Lyft, Uber, Delta Air Lines, Nvidia & more

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Japan and Australia’s new defense pact sends a ‘strong message’ to China, says analyst

Australia and Japan’s new defense pact sends a strong message to China — that the two countries will work closely to ensure a stable Indo-Pacific region, a senior analyst from an Australian think-tank said Friday. Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida met his Australian counterpart Scott Morrison virtually on Thursday. The two countries signed a reciprocal … Read more

How A.I. is set to evolve in 2022, according to the experts

An Ubtech Walker X Robot plays Chinese chess during 2021 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) at Shanghai World Expo Center on July 8, 2021 in Shanghai, China. VCG | VCG via Getty Images Machines are getting smarter and smarter every year, but artificial intelligence is yet to live up to the hype that’s been generated … Read more

This investor is bullish on Alibaba, says now is a ‘great opportunity’ to buy

Signage at the Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd. headquarters in Hangzhou, China, on Wednesday, March 24, 2021. Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty Images Lockdowns in China could be a boon for businesses like Alibaba, says Sam Le Cornu of Stonehorn Global Partners, who said his firm is buying more shares in the Chinese tech giant. … Read more

Bed Bath & Beyond CEO says losing $100 million in Q3 sales hurts but signals strong shopper demand

Bed Bath & Beyond CEO Mark Tritton on Thursday expressed disappointment over the retailer’s supply-chain issues in its third quarter, while also suggesting there’s a silver lining to be found. The company estimates that it left about $100 million in sales on the table in the third-quarter, helping explain why 3Q revenues of $1.88 billion fell … Read more

Stock futures inch higher ahead of key jobs report

U.S. stock index futures were little changed during overnight trading on Thursday, ahead of Friday’s key jobs report. Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 65 points. S&P 500 futures advanced 0.2%, while Nasdaq 100 futures added 0.3%. During regular trading the Dow fell 170 points, or 0.47%, while the S&P declined … Read more

Lululemon taps former Amazon exec as new CEO of its at-home gym Mirror

Michael Aragon previously served the role of chief content officer of Twitch, Amazon’s livestreaming business. Source: Lululemon Lululemon said Thursday it has named former Amazon exec Michael Aragon as chief executive officer of its at-home gym business, Mirror. Aragon will also oversee Lululemon’s broader digital fitness aspirations, the retailer said in a press release, reporting … Read more