Nasdaq Leads Rally As Recession Fears Rock This Sector

Dow Jones futures fell slightly overnight, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. The stock market rally attempt made progress Thursday, especially on the Nasdaq, amid some hints that inflation is peaking. X But those inflation-peaking hints included plunging copper and other commodity prices, which also reflect rising recession risks. Commodity-related stocks were hard-hit … Read more

Fortnite maker believes Facebook and Google broke the Internet. This is Epic’s plan to fix it.

To Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney, people are tired of how today’s Internet operates. He says the social media era of the Internet, a charge led by Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook, has separated commerce from the general audience, herding users together and directing them to targets of the company’s choosing rather than allowing free exploration. “Now … Read more

Opinion: The S&P 500 is trying to start a rally, but that won’t end the bear market

The S&P 500 index traded at new yearly lows at the end of last week. That keeps the pattern of lower highs and lower lows intact, meaning that this is still a bear market. After the three-day weekend, though, prices gapped higher, due largely to massive oversold conditions, and the S&P is trying to find … Read more

Twitch streamers are the Internet’s new rock stars

Ten hours a day, streamers are broadcasting lives of obsession and wealth for an unforgiving crowd. How long can any of them last? December 2, 2021 at 8:02 a.m. EST Tyler Steinkamp prepares for his daily Twitch stream Oct. 29 at his home in Missouri. (Joe Martinez for The Washington Post) Placeholder while article actions … Read more

Coronation Street spoilers (June 27 to July 1)

Coronation Street spoilers follow. Next week on Coronation Street, Maria faces trolling and threats over her political career. Elsewhere, Ed resents Tim for interfering in his marriage, while Nicky makes her return to Weatherfield. Here’s a full collection of 16 big moments coming up. 1. Maria is devastated over a deepfake video ITV Maria feels … Read more

Finally, a Stock Market Crash!

Boom! Well, that was kinda sudden! In the three months or so since we last spoke, the world has become an entirely different place – at least for those of us who keep up with any sort of international, financial or stock market news.  The headlines are new, and the problems are of course very … Read more