Economy

2.5 Methods To Enhance Small Enterprise Buyer Service

AFTER the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) backtracked on its assertion that distressed firms can defer the thirteenth month pay, business chambers in Cebu are urging for the labor division’s proposal for subsidy and credit facility for micro, small …

The rise of friendship apps

Match Group (Nasdaq: MTCH), the company that owns dating app Tinder, agreed to acquire Hyperconnect, a South Korean maker of apps aimed at forming friendships, for no small amount: about $1.7 billion in cash and stock for the owner of …

Using A.I. can be risky business

For years, companies have operated under the assumption that in order to improve their artificial intelligence software and gain a competitive advantage, they must gather enormous amounts of user data—the lifeblood of machine learning.

But increasingly, collecting massive amounts of user …

Nearly 80{58a1dc6c0ae79131d70da91f0509185830ba20bd66fa98bb163bf48fbf8fcb62} of the 346,000 workers who vanished from the U.S. labor force in January are women

The pandemic forced another 275,000 women out of the U.S. labor force in January, worsening the catastrophic employment crisis for working women.

Women accounted for almost 80{58a1dc6c0ae79131d70da91f0509185830ba20bd66fa98bb163bf48fbf8fcb62} of U.S. adults who stopped working or looking for work last month, according …

Can Peloton become Netflix?

Peloton was a risky bet even among venture capitalists.

At its core, the company sells a piece of hardware with virtual cycling lessons, a model skeptics say is easily copyable. They aren’t wrong: As Peloton has grown in the pandemic, …