It’s December Pixel Feature Drop Day: Here is Everything New

Dec 6, 2022

Kellen December 5, 2022 We may earn a commission when you click links to retailers and purchase goods. More info. December has become one of our favorites months in recent years because it means Google Pixel phones receive a huge quarterly update that coincides with a Pixel Feature Drop. So not only do they all get major bug fixer updates, new and exclusive features arrive to take us into the new year. For December’s Pixel Feature Drop, Google is giving its new Pixel 7 and P ...read more

CHART: All the ways Instagram influencers can make money from the platform and how it's changed in the last year

Dec 6, 2022

Instagram has launched more than 10 money-making tools for creators since 2020. From subscriptions to NFTs, the Meta-owned platform is testing many ways for creators to make money. Insider made a timeline to show all of Instagram's monetization features — and which ones are gone. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Instagram has launched more than 10 money-making features aimed at cr ...read more

Here are the kinds of stocks set to rally as the stock market changes its character amid inflation 'falling like a rock', according to Fundstrat's Tom Lee

Dec 6, 2022

The character of the stock market is changing as inflation starts to fall "like a rock," according to Fundstrat's Tom Lee. A drop in inflation would offer the market numerous rallies to keep momentum into year-ed, Lee said. These are the types of stocks that see short-term upside if inflation continues to fall, according to Lee. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Inflation is st ...read more

Here Are All The New Features Rolling Out To Pixel Smartphones Today

Dec 6, 2022

ymgerman/Shutterstock December is turning out to be an excellent month for people who bought brand-new Pixel smartphones. Less than a week ago, Google confirmed the rollout of its 2022 Holiday Update — the third such update in three years — for Pixel devices. Among the features that rolled out to Google Pixel phones with this Holiday Update included new additions to Google Photos, a fresh set of emojis, and a revised reading mode option with text-to-speech functionality. Goo ...read more

Controversial Smash Bros tournament organiser Panda boots out boss following fan allegations

Dec 6, 2022

As pro players quit tour in their droves. Panda, the eSports organisation at the centre of a high-profile row between Super Smash Bros. fans and Nintendo, has ditched its controversial CEO following complaints about his behaviour. In a statement issued this morning via Twitter, Panda confirmed it had "heard the concerns of the Smash community" and booted out its boss Alan Bunney. The company will now work with "outside advisors to form a temporary interim management committee" ...read more

Dow tumbles 483 points as economic data strengthens the case for more Fed hawkishness

Dec 5, 2022

Max Adams Brendan McDermid/Reuters The Dow fell almost 500 points as traders flinched at new data that made a case for the Fed to stay hawkish.  ISM services sector data for November turned higher, and factory orders increased in October.  Bond yields jumped. The 10-year Treasury yield climbed to 3.60%. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. US stocks closed lower on M ...read more

Adobe Confirms Plan To Sell AI-Generated Stock Images

Dec 5, 2022

thinkhubstudio/Shutterstock As artificial intelligence (AI) becomes more and more commonplace, new companies are starting to embrace it in unexpected ways. Generative art is on the rise, with tools like DALL-E going viral almost every week. Some of these image generators opt for a more artistic approach, while some are trying to be realistic (and often end up horrifying as a result). Such art, whether it was pretty or not, was not considered appropriate for many things in the pa ...read more

Salesforce drops 6% after Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield becomes 3rd high-profile management departure in less than a week

Dec 5, 2022

Salesforce fell 6% on Monday after Insider reported that executive Steward Butterfield is departing the company. Butterfield's exit from Slack marks the third high-profile executive departure in less than a week. Salesforce co-CEO Bret Taylor announced his resignation last week, which was soon followed up by the exit of Mark Nelson of Tableau. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. ...read more

Pixel Watch’s December Update Adds Several Fixes, Improvements

Dec 5, 2022

We may earn a commission when you click links to retailers and purchase goods. More info. The Pixel Watch is getting an update alongside Google’s Pixel phone line for December and there are several fixes or improvements to note. This new update starts rolling out today if you’d like to have yourself a Pixel update party. According to a Google Pixel Watch Help community post, the December Pixel Watch update provides fixes and improvements to hands-free profile calling, adds the a ...read more

The Fed could raise rates to 5% and leave them there, and the central bank will only cut in the face of severe economic weakness, Bridgewater strategist says

Dec 5, 2022

The Fed could surprise markets by keeping the Federal Funds Rate elevated for an extended time, Bridgewater's chief investment strategist said. The Fed may initiate multiple rounds of tightening to tame inflation, which poses risks to markets.  Only severe economic weakness would justify the Fed cutting rates.  Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Many investors are forecasting the F ...read more