Elon Musk is no longer the richest man on the planet, according to Forbes

Elon Musk is no longer the richest man on the planet, according to Forbes

New York CNN Business — Elon Musk is no longer the world’s richest person, according to Forbes. On Thursday, Musk dropped to the second spot on Forbes’ list of “Real-Time Billionaires,” putting the Twitter and Tesla CEO behind Bernard Arnault, CEO of French luxury brand LVMH, maker of Louis Vuitton luxury goods and Hennessy cognac. … Read more

Kim Kardashian and Other Celebrities Beat Crypto Investor Lawsuit

Kim Kardashian and Other Celebrities Beat Crypto Investor Lawsuit

Reuters — A California federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit against reality TV star Kim Kardashian, boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and others for their role in promoting a cryptocurrency, saying that it was unclear whether the investors who sued actually saw the promotions. The lawsuit filed in January claims EthereumMax executives conspired with … Read more

Jennifer Lawrence draws criticism over female action heroine comments

Jennifer Lawrence draws criticism over female action heroine comments

CNN — Jennifer Lawrence has shared her thoughts on the history of female-led action movies in a new interview, but the ‘Hunger Games’ star is getting slammed for not quite getting it right. The Oscar-winning actress sat down with fellow actress Viola Davis in an interview for Variety published Wednesday, in which she reflects on … Read more

Harry and Meghan Receive Award in New York Ahead of Netflix Series Release

Harry and Meghan Receive Award in New York Ahead of Netflix Series Release

CNN — The Duke and Duchess of Sussex said ‘we know a wave of hope can turn into a wave of change’ after being honored in New York for their work on racial justice and mental health. Prince Harry and Meghan were in the Big Apple to receive the 2022 Ripple of Hope Award from … Read more

The latest 747 jumbo jet is about to roll off the Boeing assembly line

The latest 747 jumbo jet is about to roll off the Boeing assembly line

New York CNN Business — After 53 years and more than 1,570 planes, the last Boeing 747 is set to roll off the assembly line in Washington state on Tuesday, en route to service as a cargo plane. The once-revolutionary jumbo jet, with the distinctive second-stage bulge, is perhaps the most remarkable and popular aircraft … Read more

TSMC boosts investment in Arizona chipmaking to $40 billion ahead of Biden visit

TSMC boosts investment in Arizona chipmaking to  billion ahead of Biden visit

New York CNN Business — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company is increasing its investment in the United States, announcing on Tuesday that it is building a second semiconductor factory in Arizona and increasing its investment there from $12 billion to $40 billion. The move marks one of the “largest foreign direct investments in U.S. history,” according … Read more

IEA: World will have enough renewable energy in 5 years to power China

IEA: World will have enough renewable energy in 5 years to power China

London CNN Business — Global renewable energy capacity is expected to grow as much over the next five years as it has over the past two decades, as soaring energy prices and the climate crisis force governments to move away from fossil fuels. In a report released on Tuesday, the International Energy Agency predicts a … Read more

ChatGPT: this AI chatbot dominates social media with its frighteningly good tests

ChatGPT: this AI chatbot dominates social media with its frighteningly good tests

CNN — Imagine if Siri could write you a college essay, or if Alexa could spit out a Shakespeare-style movie review. Last week, OpenAI opened up access to ChatGPT, an AI-powered chatbot that interacts with users in a strangely compelling and conversational way. His ability to providing long, thoughtful, and thorough answers to questions and … Read more

Self-checkout annoys customers and helps shoplifters. Stores still add it

Self-checkout annoys customers and helps shoplifters.  Stores still add it

New York CNN Business — Self-service payment arrived in the late 1980s in supermarkets. A decade later, it began to spread to large chains and pharmacies. Today, self-checkouts, loved by some and hated by others, have made their way into discount clothing stores and department stores. Kohl’s (KSS) is testing self-service payment terminals in a … Read more