AJ Granese

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U.S. Jobless Claims Fall To Lowest Level Since 1969

The Labor Department announced on Thursday that weekly unemployment claims in the U.S. dropped from 227,000 to 184,000, the lowest since Sept. 6, 1969, which were a reported 182,000. This is a far lower count than what had been predicted. Economists surveyed by Dow Jones

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DoorDash Employs Full-Time Drivers With New ‘Ultra-Fast’ Delivery

DoorDash announced on Monday that it will be introducing its new “ultra-fast” delivery service that offers a 15 minute or less delivery time. This new endeavor will begin with a DashMart in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City which will sell groceries, household goods,

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Steps Down

Jack Dorsey, co-founder of Twitter, is stepping down from his role as CEO the company announced on Monday. Dorsey will be replaced by chief technology officer (CTO) Parag Agrawal, who has held that position since 2017. Dorsey will remain a member of Twitter’s board until

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Miramax Suing Quentin Tarantino Over “Pulp Fiction” NFTs

Earlier this month, it was reported that director Quentin Tarantino would be auctioning off seven uncut scenes from his film “Pulp Fiction” as nonfungible tokens. Now, Tarantino finds himself in hot water as Miramax, the studio which produced and distributed “Pulp Fiction”, is suing the

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Peter Jackson Selling Legendary Visual Effects Company for $1.6B

Peter Jackson, director of the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit film franchises, is selling Weta Digital to tech firm Unity for $1.625 billion. Weta Digital was co-founded by Jackson and is responsible for the effects in some of the most visually impressive films the

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Former Tesla Autopilot Software Director Joins Apple

It looks like all signs are pointing to the development of an Apple car. This long existing rumor has just become more valid with Apple’s hire of Christopher “CJ” Moore, an autopilot software director from Tesla. As reported by Bloomberg, it is assumed that the

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Quentin Tarantino Is Getting On The NFT Train

Legendary director and screenwriter Quentin Tarantino is hopping on the NFT bandwagon. Tarantino announced on Tuesday that he will be auctioning off seven uncut scenes from his film “Pulp Fiction” as nonfungible tokens. In addition to the scenes, Tarantino is also providing exclusive audio commentary

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CEO Carousel: Former Versace CEO Joins Burberry

The fashion industry has seen several companies shake things up by announcing new CEOs. Burberry has announced Jonathan Akeroyd as its new CEO and executive director. Previously, Akeroyd had been CEO of Versace since June 2016 and CEO of Alexander McQueen from 2004 to 2016.