Ryan Roslansky To Take Over As LinkedIn CEO Ryan Roslansky, a senior vice president at LinkedIn, Microsoft-owned company, is taking over from Jeff Weiner on June 1 and the two are seemingly focused on continuing the company’s work to limit bias among its users. Weiner, who ranked on Forbes’ 2018 list of […]

Alphabet Is No Longer A Member Of $1 Trillion Club After joining the likes of Apple, Microsoft and Amazon in the $1 trillion club for the first time last month, Alphabet, Google’s parent company, saw its stock market value fall back below that threshold on Tuesday after the company underperformed in […]

Nigerian Customs Intercept $8 million At Lagos Airport The Nigeria Customs Service, Murtala Muhammed International Airport Command, has intercepted $8,065,615 at the airport. Hameed Ali, the customs comptroller-general, said at a press conference in Lagos Tuesday that the cash was intercepted in a car while it was about to be […]

Alphabet Reveals YouTube ad Revenue Surpassed $15 billion In 2019 After years of providing as little insight into the performance of its different businesses as it could, Alphabet Inc. executives finally divulged financial results from two of its most prominent segments Monday. Revenue-recognition rules that were approved in 2014 and went […]

Facebook Adds Dropbox Founder Drew Houston To Its Board Of Directors Facebook announced today in a regulatory filing that 36-year-old Dropbox founder and CEO Drew Houston will join the company’s board of directors. Forbes estimates Houston is worth $1.3 billion, which makes him the fifth billionaire to be appointed to Facebook’s board of […]

IBM CEO Virginia Rometty To Step Down Virginia Rometty will step down as IBM’s CEO, the company announced Thursday, and Arvind Krishna, IBM’s senior vice president of cloud and cognitive software, will replace her.  Rometty will stay on as executive chairman until the end of the year and then retire […]