Europe’s central bank hits pause on rate cuts as inflation takes its sweet time to come down to 2%

Home buyers and businesses waiting for lower interest rates in Europe are going to have to wait a little longer as the European Central Bank takes its time to make sure stubborn inflation is firmly under control before lowering its benchmark rate again. The ECB’s stance for now resembles that that of the U.S. Federal … Read more

Bhad Bhabie Shares Kissing Video With Her Ex After Brutal Assault

Bhad Bhabie shared a clip of herself and her ex-partner, Le Vaughn, kissing one week after she shared a video clip of him appearing to assault her physically. The “Cash Me Outside” girl made headlines after sharing surveillance camera footage that showed Le Vaughn hitting her outside a home and followed up with photos of … Read more

Volvo Cars jumps 7% after reporting a record core operating profit

A worker at a Volvo car store introduces the Volvo xc60 and other models via a live streaming in Shanghai, China, March 18, 2024. Cfoto | Future Publishing | Getty Images Shares of Volvo Cars rose sharply on Thursday after the company reported a jump in annual operating profit for the second quarter. By 8:48 … Read more

‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ Cast Taped Watch Party in Lieu of Reunion

For the first time in the 14-season run of The Real Housewives of New Jersey — and only the second time in the history of the Real Housewives franchise — the stars did not come together for a reunion special following the season finale. Instead, the toxically divided cast of the Bravo reality show reunited, … Read more

Israel’s startup scene shows reslience despite nine months of war

When the war between Israel and Hamas broke out last October, we examined its potential impact on the tech ecosystems in Israel and Palestine. Nine months later, the prevailing sentiment in Israel, based on my conversation with founders and investors, is that the conflict has made the startup and VC ecosystem more resilient, especially its … Read more

The HMD Skyline is a mid-range smartphone that’s all about repairability

Today, HMD unveiled its newest own-brand smartphone called Skyline. This phone runs on a mid-range Snapdragon 7s Gen2 CPU, and it offers up to 256GB of storage and 12GB of RAM. It has 15W Qi2 wireless charging and its 4600mAh battery lasts “up to 48 hours.” The screen is a 6.55-inch full HD+ panel with … Read more