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WordPress News Roundup Part 2 — Latest Gutenberg Releases + 5 More Updates | March 2023

As of March 2023, there are some exciting updates and releases in the world of WordPress. In this WordPress News Roundup, we’ll cover the latest Gutenberg releases and 5 other noteworthy updates. The latest version of Gutenberg, 12.0, includes several new features and improvements. Notably, the Query block now has the ability to filter posts … Read more

Amazon Stock hits mixed earnings report and weak forecast. AWS also missed.

Text size Investors are looking for evidence that has made progress in its efforts to contain costs. David Ryder/Bloomberg Amazon . com fell late in trading Thursday after the company reported mixed fourth-quarter results, with better-than-expected sales growth but weaker-than-expected earnings, largely due to a loss on the the company’s stake in electric truck … Read more

Rival EV makers will struggle to keep pace

Tesla (TSLA) bull Cathie Wood doesn’t see the electric vehicle maker’s recent price cuts as hurting the brand. Instead, they could be more of a problem for automakers trying to close the gap, she argued. “I think traditional automakers will have a hard time keeping up with the price drops that Tesla’s technology allows,” the … Read more

Penn sports betting business posts fourth quarter profit

In this photo illustration the Penn Entertainment logo seen displayed on a smartphone mobile screen. Raphael Henrique | SOPA Images | Light flare | Getty Images Penn Entertainment Thursday became the first US gambling company to post a profit in its sports betting business in the last three months of a year. Usually, it is … Read more

Revenues from Apple, Amazon and Alphabet are coming. Here’s what the stock option market is gearing up for.

The options market braced for bigger-than-usual moves in the shares of a trio of trillion-dollar companies the day after quarterly earnings were released. This is because the implied volatility, or how much a stock can be expected to move over a certain period, of shares of Apple Inc. AAPL, +3.35%, Alphabet Inc. GOOGL, +6.36% and … Read more

80% of workers who quit in ‘big quit’ regret it: new survey

‘Big regret’ is the latest workplace trend to sweep the country, with the majority of professionals who left their jobs in the last year wishing they could change their lives, according to a new survey. 2022 was another record year for quits – 4.1 million workers left their jobs in December, bringing the overall total … Read more

Stocks moving high noon: META, ALGN, COIN

The Commission challenged Meta’s pairing of Facebook Marketplace with its personal social network. Budrul Chukrut | SOPA Pictures | Light flare | Getty Images Find out which companies are making headlines in the midday business. Meta – Shares of the tech giant jumped 25% midway through the trading day, on track for its strongest day … Read more

Tech stocks extend post-Fed rally, Dow futures lag

U.S. stocks were mixed on Thursday, highlighted by a rise in tech stocks following the Federal Reserve’s latest interest rate hike and ahead of another round of earnings from the biggest players in the tech industry. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite (^IXIC) climbed nearly 3% in midday trading. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) gained 1.3%, while the … Read more

US weekly jobless claims fall to nine-month low; productivity speeds up

Weekly jobless claims fall by 3,000 to 183,000 Continuing claims decrease by 11,000 to 1.655 million Productivity accelerates at a rate of 3.0% in the fourth quarter Unit labor costs increase at a rate of 1.1% WASHINGTON, Feb 2 (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to a nine-month … Read more