Markets

Zoom skyrockets 38% after reporting blockbuster earnings

ZoomVideo Communications on Monday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings that exceeded Wall Street’s expectations, showing that revenue was more than four times higher this year than last. Shares of Zoom skyrocketed as much as 38% in premarket trading Tuesday. The company also raised its full-year guidance significantly after the earnings beat. […]
Zoom skyrockets 38% after reporting blockbuster earnings
Tech

Mark Zuckerberg says relaxing shelter-in-place rules too soon will cause the pandemic to worsen and may ‘guarantee’ future outbreaks

After Facebook reported better-than-expected earnings on Wednesday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg opined about the damage of reopening the US economy too soon. “I worry that reopening too quickly will almost guarantee future outbreaks and worse health and economic outcomes,” he said. Facebook is seeing surging use, but the company acknowledges this […]
Mark Zuckerberg says relaxing shelter-in-place rules too soon will cause the pandemic to worsen and may ‘guarantee’ future outbreaks
News

Vandalization, price gouging, and 13-hour days: I photographed a family struggling to keep their restaurant open during the pandemic and got a glimpse of the dire situation restaurants are facing across America

The coronavirus pandemic has dealt an unfathomable blow to independent restaurants, forcing many to close. Jade Garden, a family-owned restaurant, is the only one still open on its block in Seattle’s Chinatown. But it’s struggled to stay open in the face of vandalism, price gouging, and a lack of staff. […]
Vandalization, price gouging, and 13-hour days: I photographed a family struggling to keep their restaurant open during the pandemic and got a glimpse of the dire situation restaurants are facing across America
News

Amazon and Walmart are facing shortages and delays of essentials like toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but you might find them on one of these alternative websites

Amazon and Walmart seem to be sold out of many everyday essentials. But that doesn’t mean those essentials aren’t available elsewhere. We’ve compiled a list of places where you can shop for the things you need when the biggest stores aren’t an option. Here’s how you can keep everything from […]
Amazon and Walmart are facing shortages and delays of essentials like toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but you might find them on one of these alternative websites
Lifestyle

From bakeries in France to golf courses in Arizona, here is what is considered an ‘essential’ business during the coronavirus outbreak across borders

As countries, states and cities issue lockdowns and stay-at-home orders, only “essential” businesses are staying open. Businesses that fall under the “non-essential” category are mostly recreational, such as theatres, museums, and gyms,Business Insider’s Irene Jiang explains. While essential businesses typically include grocery stores, banks, and healthcare operations across the board, […]
From bakeries in France to golf courses in Arizona, here is what is considered an ‘essential’ business during the coronavirus outbreak across borders
Tech

Here are the do’s and don’ts for going outside under the different lockdown or shelter-in-place restrictions as countries across the world battle the coronavirus

As the coronavirus disease continues to spread, governments across the globe are enforcing crackdowns to slow the spread of the virus. “Lockdown,” “shelter-in-place,” and “stay-at-home” are sometimes used interchangeably, but restrictions vary by the nation, state, or city that has issued the order. Typically, places under full lockdowns have stricter […]
Here are the do’s and don’ts for going outside under the different lockdown or shelter-in-place restrictions as countries across the world battle the coronavirus
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