Santigold Cancels North American Tour Citing Changing Industry and Artist Welfare

has canceled her . In a to fans posted to her website, the singer explained that the reality of being on the road following the pandemic is not sustainable for musicians, noting that “the landscapes we are re-entering are not the same.” “As a touring musician, I don’t think anyone anticipated the new reality that … Read more

Goldman Slashes S&P 500 Target Citing Higher Fed Rates Path

(Bloomberg) — Goldman Sachs Group Inc. slashed its year-end target for the S&P 500 Index to 3,600 from 4,300, arguing that a dramatic shift in the outlook for interest rates moving higher will weigh on valuations for US equities. Most Read from Bloomberg The higher interest-rate scenario in Goldman’s valuation model supports a price-earnings multiple … Read more

Stacey Abrams Enrages Republicans By Citing Science On ‘Fetal Heartbeats’

Georgia Democrat caused a stir among conservatives this week for repeating what medical experts have said about at six weeks of pregnancy. “There is no such thing as a heartbeat at six weeks,” Abrams, who is running a campaign centered on to unseat Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R), during a panel discussion in Atlanta on … Read more

BofA upgrades SoFi citing student loan payments, NFL partnerships

Analysts at Bank of America have turned bullish on shares of SoFi (). The bank on Wednesday upgraded shares of the company to Buy from Neutral, boosting their price target to $9 per share from $8 per share on the heels of the student loan payment moratorium ending and its NFL partnership. “We see potential … Read more

Wegmans discontinues its in-store scan-and-go mobile app, citing high losses

Wegmans, the popular supermarket chain, will kill off its in-store scan-and-go app this Sunday, September 18, 2022. The company of the news in an email yesterday, stating that it experienced too many losses from the program to continue making the mobile app available to users. “Unfortunately, the losses we are experiencing from this program prevent … Read more

Laura Whit will no longer host ‘Love Island,’ citing ‘very difficult’ elements of the show

Laura Whit is out as host of U.K. reality series Love Island. Two and a half years after she replaced the original host, her late friend — who died by suicide in February 2020 — the Irish TV personality says she’s leaving the show, which is not to be confused with the Sarah Hyland-hosted U.S. … Read more

Malwarebytes lays off 125 employees citing ‘strategic reorg’

Cybersecurity giant has laid off 125 employees, or about 14% of its global workforce. News of the layoffs began circulating on LinkedIn last week, with former employees sharing that they had been let go during “big layoffs” at the company. Marcin Kleczynski, who founded Malwarebytes back in 2008, confirmed the layoffs to TechCrunch. One former … Read more

Trump calls DOJ probe a ‘hoax’; experts, citing the Espionage Act, have a grimmer assessment

Former President Donald Trump is downplaying of his South Florida residence and members-only club, decrying as “a hoax” media reports that said authorities were looking for documents concerning nuclear weapons and other top-secret topics. “Nuclear weapons issue is a Hoax,” Trump posted to Truth Social on Friday morning. But if the FBI, the Justice Department … Read more

Match Group says it’s stepping back from its metaverse dating plans, citing the economy and uncertainty about ‘what will

Tinder-owner Match Group said it’s taking a step back from its investment in the metaverse. The change comes less than one year after Match Group detailed plans for new metaverse ventures, including “Single Town.” Match Group is pulling back at a time when enthusiasm for the metaverse appears to be cooling. Tinder-owner Match Group said … Read more

U.K provisionally approves $8.1B NortonLifeLock-Avast merger, citing competition from Microsoft

The U.K.’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has the proposed $8.1 billion merger of cybersecurity companies NortonLifeLock and Avast, with Microsoft emerging as an unlikely ally as the two companies seek to push the deal over the line. The merger has been hanging in the balance since the two companies in August last year, with … Read more