#626 What Will Amazon Do Next in 2021?

Listen to “#626 What Will Amazon Do Next in 2021?” on Spreaker.       On this episode of The Small Business Radio Show… SEGMENT 1 with Jason Boyce, starting at 0:00: With Jeff Bezos announcing he is stepping down as CEO, we are all wondering what Amazon will do next in 2021 with a new leader at the helm. We discuss what small business owners and consumers need to know about where they’re heading as a company that affects us all. SEGMENT 2 with Spencer Fertig, starting at 19:45: One of biggest ...
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Watch first footage of Joby’s all-electric VTOL aircraft in flight

California-based Joby Aviation has released the first footage of its zero-emissions aircraft in flight, zipping through the sky at speeds of up to 200 mph.
Tags: News, California, Cars, Trends, Flying Cars, Vtol, Joby, Flying Taxis, Evtol, Joby Aviation

GameStop shares surge more than 100% as trading frenzy returns

Investors are puzzled about why the stock favoured by home-based investors soared by 104%, and then 85% after hours GameStop shares more than doubled in afternoon trading on Wednesday, surprising those who thought the video game retailer’s stock price would stabilise after a fierce rally and steep dive that upended Wall Street in January.The shares soared nearly 104% during the session in which trading was halted several times, then jumped another 85% after hours.
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Bitcoin's biggest players include Tesla, Square, Mastercard

Despite its critics, bitcoin has seen a meteoric rise in 2021 as companies have embraced the mainstream adoption of digital currencies, prompting them to make their own investments.
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Australia passes world-first new law forcing Facebook and Google to pay for news content

Australia has become one of the first countries in the world with the power to force tech giants to pay for the news they use after a controversial law passed in parliament today. The News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Google, Facebook, Business, Australia

An ex-girlfriend tipped off the FBI about an alleged US Capitol rioter after he called her a 'moron'

A pro-Trump rioters breaks into the US Capitol on January 6, 2021. Michael Nigro/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images Richard Michetti has been charged with entering restricted grounds at the US Capitol. The Pennsylvania man was turned in by his ex-girlfriend after he called her a 'moron'. She provided text messages and videos to the FBI. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A Pennsylvania man was outed by his ex-girlfriend after trying to stop Congress from recogn...
Tags: Law, Congress, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Fbi, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Biden, Donald Trump, US District Court, Charles Davis, Trump, Capitol, US Capitol, Insurrection

A BRAND NEW DAY: Be Your Best Podcast with Gil Hanson

Recently, I had the great good fortune of being a guest on Gil Hanson's Be Your Best podcast. Gil, who is a world-class personal branding expert and masterful graphic designer, is extremely knowledgeable in the art of bringing out the best in people -- not just his clients, but his podcast guests, as well. Gil asked me a series of great questions on innovation, creativity, and storytelling that sparked quite an animated conversation. If you're curious about the roots of Idea Champions, what ...
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Why SMEs Are Better Positioned To Fight Cyber Threats

by George Lee, Vice President, Asia Pacific, and Japan, RSA Have you been to the zoo and wondered what you would do if the lion jumped out of its enclosure? You’ve probably heard this before: To survive, you don’t have to be the fastest runner, you just have to out-run the slowest person. In the […] The post Why SMEs Are Better Positioned To Fight Cyber Threats appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Startups, Japan, Small Business, Cyber Security, Asia Pacific, Online Security, Thinking Aloud, George Lee, SME

New Perseverance panorama lets you zoom in to see amazing detail

NASA's Mars rover has just delivered a remarkable 142-image panorama that lets you zoom in to see the red planet, and the rover itself, in amazing detail.
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Charlie Munger: Robinhood luring amateurs with commission-free trading is a 'dirty way of making money'

Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Charlie Munger issued a warning Wednesday that nothing is ever really free -- at least when it comes to Robinhood and other brokerage apps that are trying to lure amateur investors in with promises of commission-free trading on their platforms. 
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Australia politics live: AFP warns Scott Morrison about delays in reporting alleged criminal conduct

NSW, Victoria and Tasmania join Queensland in suspending quarantine-free travel from Auckland after the city reported three new local Covid casesMan accused of raping Brittany Higgins returned to Parliament HouseDutton says police told him about rape allegation days before story brokeFollow our global coronavirus live blog 2.22am GMT Former UK prime minister Gordon Brown has retracted a claim in a review he wrote for the Guardian, that Kevin Rudd had to be physically restrained at a 2009 cli...
Tags: Health, Business, UK, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Bill Gates, Queensland, New South Wales, Australian media, Guardian, Victoria, Liberal party, Tasmania, Gordon Brown

Quick Guide: How To Hire The Right SEO Company For Small Business

Search engine optimization can be done on your own, but there is not always time for this. Here's how to choose the right SEO company and what to pay special attention to. The post Quick Guide: How To Hire The Right SEO Company For Small Business appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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Yolo County Businesses Dealing With Yo-Yo Effect Of Ever-Changing COVID Tiers

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Considerations in making a major disaster tax claim

Winter can be gorgeous. It also can be disastrous, as all us Texans more accustomed to heat waves than winter storms found out last week. (Photo by Kay Bell) It's been near 80 degrees for the last two days in my part of Texas. This time last week, we were in the teens during the day, after single-digit overnight low — and record-breaking — cold temperatures. This surprisingly strong cold snap left a lot of damage. People lost power and water. Freezing pipes in freezing houses burst. Food ...
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Tired of waiting for help, some states have begun passing their own COVID-19 aid

Not waiting for more federal help, states have been approving their own coronavirus aid packages, spending hundreds of millions of dollars to help residents and business owners devastated by the the pandemic's economic fallout. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan As Americans await the passage of Biden's stimulus plan, some states are passing their own relief. At least five states have passed or proposed their own economic and virus aid legislation. But critics argue their success undermines calls ...
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How To Remove A Redirect Virus From Your Mac

If your browser has turned your life into a nightmare, act fast. Read our post on how to win it back from a redirect virus and stop seeing unwanted content. The post How To Remove A Redirect Virus From Your Mac appeared first on Young Upstarts.
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Avatar: The Last Airbender fans are getting new animated movies and series

Fans of the ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender‘ and ‘The Legend of Korra‘ (including yours truly) just recieved a surprise piece of awesome news today: Nickelodeon is making an animated movie to replace the godawful live action one. Production begins this year. Better yet, Nickeloden is creating a whole new studio dedicated to expanding the universe. Fittingly dubbed Avatar Studios, it’s being helmed by series’ creators Michael DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, who will act as chief creative officers. Ava...
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Maximize Your Summer Break With These Ideas

If you don’t know what to do over the summer breaks in college, there are several fun activities or projects you can choose from. In this article, you can find the most popular ones - feel free to mix or modify them depending on your hobbies and preferences
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AI and Smartphones Are Improving Early Cancer Detection

AI can greatly improve the accuracy of cancer detection from MRI, X-ray and other medical imaging. Approximately 25% of cases of lung cancer diagnosis are missed when doctors check chest x-rays. New... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Preparing Your Child for Employment

When the time comes for your child to enter the workforce, it can be tricky navigating the world as a young job seeker. You want to encourage them to find the most suitable employment for themselves without forcing them to take up work that is unsuitable.
Tags: Jobs, Discover Career Opportunities, Child Employment

NASA just unveiled a high-def, 360-degree panorama of Mars from the Perseverance rover. It's made from 142 photos.

Part of a 360-degree panorama of Mars, stitched together from images captured by NASA's Perseverance rover. NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/ASU NASA's Perseverance Mars rover has already beamed back thousands of stunning photos. NASA stitched together 142 of those images to make a high-definition, 360-degree panorama. It shows the rover's new home: Jezero Crater, an ancient Martian lake bed. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Less than a week into its Mars mission, the Perse...
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Coronavirus: These maps help show how the vaccine rollout is going in every U.S. state

The Path to Immunity Historical trends show there are different challenges to getting shots in arms, depending on where people live. On Feb. 24,  Surgo Ventures unveiled a data tool: The U.S. COVID-19 Vaccine Coverage Index to track major barriers in getting people vaccinated. The index was created to assist federal, state and county decisionmakers in identifying which communities face challenges to vaccine coverage and why, based on the community-level barriers affecting COVID-19 vaccine uptake...
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GameStop's Doing a Thing Again

GameStop, little diva that she is, is in the spotlight once more after shares of the company skyrocketed on Wednesday. Read more...
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LA County unveils plan to vaccinate teachers, other essential workers, starting March 1

Teachers in Los Angeles County can begin receiving the coronavirus vaccine on Monday, March 1 — but just how many doses will be available for educators will depend on supply, which is still just an estimate. Among the slightly more than 200,000 vaccine doses that officials expect, 25% to 29% will go toward teachers and administrators, with 9% of those doses going to private school teachers and staff. First priority for doses goes to those with second-dose appointments. The remainder will be divi...
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Is Your Business Focused On Your Best Interests

When you choose a business you should always think about whether they are protecting your interests. Don’t forget that employers have a responsibility to protect the welfare of the individuals that work for them.
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AMD will take the wraps off the newest Radeon RX 6000 GPU on March 3

AMD is gearing up to welcome the latest addition to its Radeon RX 6000 graphics card family, with the company announcing that the new GPU will debut next month.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Amd, Graphics Cards, Radeon, Gpu, Radeon RX 6000

Plant-based food startup Next Gen lands $10M seed round from investors including Temasek

Singapore is quickly turning into a hub for food-tech startups, partly because of government initiatives supporting the development of meat alternatives. One of the newest entrants is Next Gen, which will launch its plant-based “chicken” brand, called TiNDLE, in Singaporean restaurants next month. The company announced today that it has raised $10 million in seed funding from investors including Temasek, K3 Ventures, EDB New Ventures (an investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board...
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Perseverance photo shows the moment its spacecraft crash landed

A new image from NASA's Perseverance rover shows the moment the descent stage, which delivered it to the Martian surface, performed a planned crash landing.
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GameStop surges again as Reddit crashes temporarily

Trading in GameStop shares halted minutes before markets closed but jumped again in late trading.
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Comvita back in black, plans to resume dividends

Mānuka honey exporter Comvita returned to profit in the first half, driven by growth in its China and North America markets.The company's net profit came to $3.5 million in the six months to December, compared with a $12.97m... [Author: [email protected]]
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