TikTok To Be Sold To A US Firm, The Federal Government Wants To Take A Rake

The big news to come out of this weekend and what many will be following for the next 6 weeks is the federal government looking to curtail the risks of the popular Chinese social media app Tik Tok by either banning the app entirely, or forcing a sale to a US firm. This is aContinue reading “TikTok To Be Sold To A US Firm, The Federal Government Wants To Take A Rake”

Big Tech Oligarchs To Appear In Front Of Congress Today

CEO’s from the country, and world’s, largest tech companies – Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Apple – will be heard in a congressional hearing today in the first steps of what could become an antitrust investigation against these monopolies and how they are affecting, manipulating, censoring, and exploiting the market. It will be a remote hearingContinue reading “Big Tech Oligarchs To Appear In Front Of Congress Today”

Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 9

Happy Friday friends! What a past few weeks it has been. Not only have I officially completed my virtual summer internship but I also booked my flight to get back to Bloomington and move in for my senior year of college. Things are moving fast that’s for sure. But I’m happy about that because youContinue reading “Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 9”

Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 8

Happy Friday! It’s crazy how slow the days go but how fast the weeks are. As we all know time is relative so there is definitely some of that going on but overall it’s just the fact that we are in the absolute dog days of summer even though we don’t realize it. The newsContinue reading “Thoughts Into The Weekend vol. 8”

China’s Treatment Of The Uyghurs Is Inhumane And Global Brands Are Complicit

This headline isn’t breaking news. But it is important and people need to wake up to the problem. I say this on the heels of the NBA being in China’s back pocket and pressure from Nike to change the Redskins team name. The Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) is an Australian, non-partisan Think Tank thatContinue reading “China’s Treatment Of The Uyghurs Is Inhumane And Global Brands Are Complicit”

Joe Biden To Reveal His “Buy American” Plan

Today Joe Biden will be campaigning in Pennsylvania to unveil an economic recovery plan to bring manufacturing and jobs back to the US in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The plan will look to focus on PPE, pharmaceuticals, and other medical equipment as being developed domestically and help hedge against the economic catastrophe that theContinue reading “Joe Biden To Reveal His “Buy American” Plan”

Spotify Continues To Make Moves: Signs Exclusive Podcasts With Kim Kardashian and DC Comics

Spotify is really trying to pivot its brand from being just a music platform. After making moves to buy The Gimlet and The Ringer, they made their biggest splash with the Joe Rogan licensing deal a month ago. Spotify’s stock has been surging and they continue to make themselves out to be not only aContinue reading “Spotify Continues To Make Moves: Signs Exclusive Podcasts With Kim Kardashian and DC Comics”

Dear LinkedIn Network:

At this point of 2020, nothing can really be a surprise to anyone. But by any measure the past few months have been a shellshock of events and emotions that have greatly disrupted all of our lives. Myself included, as I was supposed to spend my summer as a Summer Scholar for Deloitte Consulting inContinue reading “Dear LinkedIn Network:”

June 4 – The Anniversary of JRE Episode #1309 ft. Naval Ravikant

Happy one year anniversary to the most insightful, profound podcast that I have ever listened to. Everyone is aware of who Joe Rogan is at this point and how he runs the biggest podcast on the planet. It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan. He recently made massive headlines by signing an exclusive licensingContinue reading “June 4 – The Anniversary of JRE Episode #1309 ft. Naval Ravikant”

What Section 230 And The President’s Executive Order Could Mean for Social Media

Everyone in America enjoys the liberty of Freedom of Speech. I was thinking what if you had to pay someone every time you opened your mouth to say words? Like legitimately had to pay for speech. Would rates be calculated like an Uber charge? That would get quite confusing and could be another topic forContinue reading “What Section 230 And The President’s Executive Order Could Mean for Social Media”