Tag: Telecommunications Equipment

A California investment firm went from near ruin to managing over $100 billion: Its turnaround may offer solutions to the ‘Great Resignation’

An earlier version of this article included the incorrect year of death of one of WCM’s key partners. The error has been fixed. The story also clarifies details related to the company’s late-1990s buyout when it had $200 million in assets under management. Portfolio managers Peter Hunkel, Paul Black, Mike Trigg, and Sanjay Ayer of […]

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5 reasons ‘Squid Game’ is dominating memes, streams and Halloween

Note: While this piece avoids specific “Squid Game” plot spoilers, it does give a general overview of the story and its themes that could still be considered spoilers.  The Korean survival drama that’s poised to become Netflix’s most watched series of all time has spread its tentacles into sneaker and tracksuit sales, WallStreetBets meme culture, […]

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Opinion: Why I’ve dumped my smartphone

I stopped by my local coffee shop the other morning, and while I was standing at the counter waiting for my costa latte I caught another one of those TV commercials for “senior” cellphones with “senior” plans—apparently for “as low as $25 a month,” I guess if Grandma and Grandpa just want voice and text. […]

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Opinion: Apple’s iPhone 13 upgrades are boring, but they will still sell

Apple Inc.’s latest iPhone event was a snoozefest, but Apple will sell millions of the new smartphones anyway. Apple AAPL, -0.96% hosted its much anticipated iPhone 13 launch Tuesday, revealing four new models with starting prices that range from $699 for the iPhone 13 Mini to $1,099 for the iPhone 13 Pro Max. The new […]

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Apple reveals iPhone 13, iPad Mini price increase and larger Apple Watch

Apple Inc. detailed new iPhones, iPads and smartwatches Tuesday as the most valuable U.S. public company attempts to focus on the coming holiday season instead of its regulatory issues. Apple AAPL, -0.98% typically reveals its new lineup of devices every September, ahead of holiday shopping. In this year’s event at the company’s Cupertino, Calif., campus, […]

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