Playboy is seizing on NFTs as its next big revenue opportunity (PLBY)

Playboy is seizing on NFTs as its next big revenue opportunity (PLBY)

April 10, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Summary List PlacementPlayboy is set to join the growing list of companies launching non-fungible tokens, through a partnership with Nifty Gateway, a popular online marketplace for NFTs. The company, famous for its magazine and iconic bunny logo, told Insider it plans to use the partnership to showcase its art and photography archive and to release original…

These 3 student influencers are earnings thousands of dollars on YouTube by posting videos about exam tips and study hacks

These 3 student influencers are earnings thousands of dollars on YouTube by posting videos about exam tips and study hacks

April 10, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Summary List PlacementIn 2019, the YouTuber Elliot Choy took a trip to Harvard University and filmed himself walking around campus and quizzing the college’s students as part of a competition. If a student answered all five of his questions correctly, they’d win an iPhone 11. The deciding factor came down to one question: “Which music video…

Legendary investor Bill Miller sold GameStop stock before the short squeeze, missing out on a potential $800 million windfall

Legendary investor Bill Miller sold GameStop stock before the short squeeze, missing out on a potential $800 million windfall

April 10, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Summary List Placement Bill Miller’s fund sold almost all of its GameStop shares before their price rocketed in January. Miller Value Partners’ 1.7 million shares would have been worth over $800 million. The veteran investor’s team dumped 97% of its stake because it hadn’t paid off for years. See more stories on Insider’s business page.…

Goldman Sachs is hiring up to 300 engineers in its consumer business after product sprints triggered burnout and a tech exodus

Goldman Sachs is hiring up to 300 engineers in its consumer business after product sprints triggered burnout and a tech exodus

April 10, 2021 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

Summary List PlacementGoldman Sachs’s consumer business plans to hire an additional 200 to 300 engineers this year to reduce the workload on the unit’s current employees, the firm has told Insider.  The new hires would add to a consumer technology team that numbers roughly 1,000 people, or about 40% of the unit’s 2,500 employees, Andrew…