Disney did some funky tricks to make Disney Plus look like it’s losing less money

Disney did some funky tricks to make Disney Plus look like it’s losing less money

Image: Disney Disney continues to tremble, for an “indestructible, leviathan billionaire” definition of shaking, at least, after his Recent Big Surprise Bob Swapwith former CEO Bob Iger stepping in to take control of the company back of his successor, Bob Chapek, after the company’s board asked Chapek to resign his leadership position latest Sunday night. … Read more

Civilians flee Kherson after Russian attacks on the liberated city

Civilians flee Kherson after Russian attacks on the liberated city

KHERSON, Ukraine (AP) — Fleeing shelling, civilians fled the southern Ukrainian city Saturday that they had celebrated their recapture just weeks before. The exodus from Kherson came as Ukraine solemnly remembered a Stalin-era famine and sought to ensure that Russia’s war in Ukraine does not deprive others around the world of their vital food exports. … Read more

Frontier Airlines no longer has a customer service hotline

Frontier Airlines no longer has a customer service hotline

New York CNN — Customers who need flight information or want to make changes to travel plans You can no longer call Frontier Airlines and speak to an agent, the company confirmed to CNN on Saturday. As of last week, the ultra-low-cost carrier said it has transitioned to all-digital communications. Customers seeking help or information … Read more

Employers rethink the need for college degrees in a tight job market

Employers rethink the need for college degrees in a tight job market

Companies like Alphabet inc. Google, Delta Air Lines Inc. and International Business Machines Corp. have lowered educational requirements for certain positions and changed hiring to focus more on skills and experience. This year, Maryland eliminated college degree requirements for many state jobs, prompting a surge in hiring, and incoming Pennsylvania Governor Josh Shapiro campaigned on … Read more

India’s first private rocket company seeks to cut satellite costs

India’s first private rocket company seeks to cut satellite costs

BENGALURU, Nov 26 (Reuters) – The startup behind India’s first private space launch plans to put a satellite into orbit in 2023 and hopes to be able to do so at half the cost of established launch companies, the founders of Skyroot Aerospace told Reuters. . In an interview. The Hyderabad-based company, backed by Singapore’s … Read more

Netflix nights still come wrapped in red and white envelopes

Netflix nights still come wrapped in red and white envelopes

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Netflix’s innovative mail-order DVD rental service has been relegated as a relic in the streaming-video era, but there’s still a steady, if dwindling, audience. , from fans like Amanda Konkle who are happily paying to receive those records in the iconic red and white envelopes. “When you open your mailbox, … Read more

Apple has a big problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

Apple has a big problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

Hong Kong CNN Business — A violent revolt by workers at the world’s largest iPhone factory this week in central China is further complicating Apple’s limited supply and highlights how the country’s strict zero-Covid policy is hurting global tech companies. The problems started last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, the capital … Read more

Indonesia needs earthquake proof houses. Building them is a great challenge.

Indonesia needs earthquake proof houses.  Building them is a great challenge.

CNN — A deadly earthquake that reduced buildings to rubble in West Java, Indonesia once again exposed the dangers of living in poorly constructed houses in one of the most seismically active areas on the planet. Since Monday’s quake, survivors have been sleeping outdoors or in shelters far from houses vulnerable to collapse as aftershocks … Read more

Omicron BQ variants dominant, XBB circulating at low level

Omicron BQ variants dominant, XBB circulating at low level

A person receives a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test as the Omicron coronavirus variant continues to spread in Manhattan, New York City, USA, on December 22, 2021. Andrew Kelly | Reuters Subvariants of the omicron BQ coronavirus have become dominant in the US as people gather and travel for the Thanksgiving holidays, putting those with compromised … Read more

Elon Musk’s son ran on Twitter amid key meetings: report

Elon Musk’s son ran on Twitter amid key meetings: report

Elon Musk’s two-year-old son was running around Twitter headquarters and playing with toys as Musk led key meetings shortly after taking over the company earlier this fall, according to a report. The Washington Post reported that Musk brought his son, named X AE A-Xii, into a conference room on the second floor of the San … Read more