Uber earnings Q4 2021

Uber earnings Q4 2021

Uber reported fourth-quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday. The company beat analyst estimates on revenue for the quarter and said it’s starting to bounce back from headwinds caused by the omicron coronavirus surge. The company’s stock was up more than 6% in after-hours trading. Here are the key numbers: Earnings per share: 44 cents, which […]

Make Over Your Makeup Bag: 8 Clean Beauty All-Stars

Make Over Your Makeup Bag: 8 Clean Beauty All-Stars

Make Over Your Makeup Bag: 8 Clean Beauty All-Stars Cleaning up your makeup bag is easier than ever this year, as tech has advanced to the point that there are no compromises to be made in terms of texture, pigment, color payoff, or even scent and packaging. Skip the endocrine disruptors, parabens, phthalates, plastics, petroleum, […]

Disney (DIS) fiscal Q1 2022 earnings

Disney (DIS) fiscal Q1 2022 earnings

People leave the Disneyland Resort on Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure’s reopening day amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Anaheim, California, April 30, 2021. Mario Anzuoni | Reuters Disney reported earnings for its fiscal first quarter after the bell. The stock popped more than 8% in extended trading on the news. Here are […]

CVS Expects Sales Boost From Covid-19 to Wane

CVS Expects Sales Boost From Covid-19 to Wane

CVS Health Corp. CVS -5.47% got a sales boost from doling out more than 59 million Covid-19 vaccines and tens of millions of tests last year, but doesn’t expect the same benefit this year, the company said Wednesday. Covid-19 vaccine and test demand surged during the end of last year as the Omicron variant swept […]

Robert Pattinson ‘Ran Out’ of ‘Harry Potter’ Money Before ‘Twilight’

Robert Pattinson ‘Ran Out’ of ‘Harry Potter’ Money Before ‘Twilight’

Robert Pattinson. Rob Latour/Shutterstock A star is born! Robert Pattinson landed his first major role in the Harry Potter franchise, but by the time he got involved in the Twilight saga, which would catapult him to superstardom, money was tight. “I spent a lot of time living off the Harry Potter money,” the Batman star, […]

Coronavirus live updates and omicron variant news

Coronavirus live updates and omicron variant news

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Rochelle Walensky said Wednesday that despite encouraging trends in coronavirus case rates that have prompted Democratic governors in several states, including New Jersey and Connecticut, to relax key mitigation methods, the country as a whole has not reached that point. “We’re not there yet,” Walensky said at a […]

Microsoft Promises Openness on New App Store as It Seeks Approval for Activision Deal

Microsoft Promises Openness on New App Store as It Seeks Approval for Activision Deal

Microsoft Corp. MSFT 1.40% executives promised that their new app store for videogames would operate by a set of open-market principles, part of a pitch to regulators around the world to approve its acquisition of gaming giant Activision Blizzard Inc. ATVI 1.24% The principles are a response to concerns raised by app developers and lawmakers, […]

Tire Finally Removed From Crocodile’s Neck After 6 Years

Tire Finally Removed From Crocodile’s Neck After 6 Years

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — A wild crocodile with a used motorcycle tire stuck around its neck for six years has finally been freed by an Indonesian bird catcher in a tireless effort that wildlife conservation officials hailed as a milestone Wednesday. The 4.5-meter (14.8-foot) saltwater female crocodile has become an icon to the people in […]

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy S22 Smartphones and Keeps Old Prices

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy S22 Smartphones and Keeps Old Prices

SEOUL—The world’s largest smartphone maker is answering a year of rising inflation and increasing component costs with a tactical move: holding down prices. In the industry’s first major launch of the year, Samsung Electronics Co. introduced three versions of its flagship Galaxy S22 devices on Wednesday. The prices remain the same as last year: the […]

Here’s what the Spirit and Frontier airlines merger means for travelers

Here’s what the Spirit and Frontier airlines merger means for travelers

Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines expanded aggressively over the last decade offering travelers no-frills service in exchange for ultralow airfares. Their executives vow to keep it that way, even if the carriers complete their $6.6 billion merger, which would turn them into a discount behemoth and the country’s fifth-largest airline. Frontier will have a controlling […]

The Google Pixel 6’s best feature could soon be on every Android 12 phone

The Google Pixel 6’s best feature could soon be on every Android 12 phone

There’s a lot to love about the Google Pixel 6 range, but one of the absolute best things about these phones is how their software looks, with Google’s Material You design language allowing users to customize the interface colors to complement their phone’s wallpaper. Soon, that same feature could be coming to a whole lot […]

Russia Thrived as It Integrated With the West—a New Cold War Is Unraveling That

Russia Thrived as It Integrated With the West—a New Cold War Is Unraveling That

Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014 was an inflection point for globalization. The economic integration between east and west that began with the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 started to unravel. That process will accelerate dramatically if Russia invades Ukraine and is met with punishing sanctions by the West. The resulting rupture would […]

Nick Cannon Reacts to Kevin Hart Sending Him a Condom Machine

Nick Cannon Reacts to Kevin Hart Sending Him a Condom Machine

Nick Cannon was the victim of another one of Kevin Hart’s hilarious pranks. The talk show host received a vending machine filled with Magnum condoms after announcing he was expecting his eighth child. “Looks like somebody just sent me an early Valentine’s Day gift!! Vending Machine full of Magnums,” Nick captioned a photo of him […]