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Trump’s Job Growth Is The Lowest Since He Took Office

The U.S. Department of Labor announced May’s employment report and it was not pretty. Expectations had been running for job growth in the 175,000 to 180,000 range. The reported number for May was 75,000 but combined with downward revisions for March (down 36,000) and April (down 39,000) the net change was 0. The underlying economy is weaker than perceived when you look at ... Read More »

Jack Black Bucks YouTube Conventions, But Can He Outlast Them?

Actor Jack Black addresses the audience during a ceremony awarding him with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)CHRIS PIZZELLO/INVISION/AP On December 21st 2018, Jack Black decided to give YouTube a holiday gift and announced the start of his gaming channel, Jablinski Games, that would “be bigger than ... Read More »

Proving the media wrong is part of Trump’s brand. He just proved the media right.

Washington Post national security reporter Greg Miller explains what President Trump’s potential disclosures to Russian officials means going forward. (The Washington Post) When you’re a billionaire, it isn’t easy to be a convincing underdog. Yet Donald Trump pulled it off in 2016 by constantly telling voters that he was going to prove wrong a national press corps that doubted his ... Read More »

He Buys a Lot of Ads, and He’s Frustrated With Digital

LOS ANGELES — Marc S. Pritchard, the chief brand officer of Procter & Gamble, has become the face of marketers’ frustrations with digital advertising this year. His message to the industry: Grow up. With the clout that comes with overseeing marketing for one of the world’s largest advertisers — one that includes household brands like Gillette, Tide and Crest — ... Read More »

Chuck Barris Didn’t Invent Schlock Television, He Weaponized It

Chuck Barris, television producer who created several game shows, including The Gong Show, died Tuesday at 87. Listen Listeni Chuck Barris, the game show producer, emcee, author and songwriter who died Tuesday at his home in Palisades, N.J., at age 87, was in his time called “The King of Shlock,” “The Baron of Bad Taste” and “The Ayatollah of Trasherola.” ... Read More »

Apple CEO Tim Cook Says He Is ‘Open to Acquisitions of Any Size’

Three days after AT&T announced an $85 billion deal to acquire Time Warner, Apple CEO Tim Cook says he’s open to make a large purchase. When asked about his strategy around larger acquisitions during the company’s fiscal fourth quarter earnings call, Cook responded, “We’re open to acquisitions of any size that are of strategic value where we can deliver better ... Read More »

Google Ex-Boss Schmidt famous He Has an iPhone

Apple Inc, which has resisted stress from US regulation enforcement to unlock encrypted iPhones, this month rehired a pinnacle professional in realistic cryptography to carry greater powerful security capabilities to a extensive variety of client merchandise. Jon Callas, who co-based numerous nicely-respected cozy communications companies together with PGP Corp, Silent Circle and Blackphone, rejoined Apple in may also, an Apple ... Read More »

Google Ex-Boss Schmidt well-knownshows He Has an iPhone

Tech industry titans Tim cook and Eric Schmidt took their battle for corporate domination to the heart of Europe on Tuesday looking for to win over new startups and IT fans. In a unprecedented pass, Apple leader executive prepare dinner and his sour rival, Alphabet boss Schmidt regarded at the hole day of a seminar organised in Amsterdam for the ... Read More »

Bill Gates Says ‘Disappointed’ by Reports He Backs FBI in Apple Spat

Add Bill Gates to the cacophony of voices – from a former CIA director to Donald Trump – weighing in on the debate that has erupted between Apple and the FBI over user privacy, security and the attempt to unlock a phone used by one of the shooters in the San Bernardino, California, terrorism attacks. Early Tuesday, the Financial Times ... Read More »

Jack Dorsey Says He Will Make Twitter Less Confusing

Major changes are coming to Twitter. The CEO of the microblogging platform, Jack Dorsey, admitted during the company’s earnings call that the way many things on Twitter work is confusing and driving people away from the platform. But Dorsey assured the investors that Twitter will fix conversations – replies – amongst other things to make Twitter easier, less clunky, and ... Read More »