Tag: Technology

How Instagram And Facebook Make Money

Every day, more than two billion people use Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp or Messenger. That’s more than a quarter of the world’s population. And despite a rising number of privacy scandals and public backlash, Facebook is still growing. Total revenue for 2018 was $55.8 billion, up 37% from 2017. But with all of those users paying …

How the 60-Year-Old IRS Computer System Failed on Tax Day

How the 60-Year-Old IRS Computer System Failed on Tax Day

April 17. In 2018, this was Tax Day. It’s the deadline for American taxpayers to submit their income tax returns to the federal government. Yet on Tax Day 2018, the IRS electronic filing system was down. Millions were attempting to e-File on that day alone and nearly every one of them were denied. Turns out …

New Money (2019) – Jim Rogers Full-Length Documentary Bonus Interview

Here is a glimpse of China today after years of lightning fast growth. Investing legend Jim Rogers has been here all along and watched that explosive growth happen firsthand. First came here in 1984. I was terrified because I’d been listening to American propaganda. The Chinese were evil, vicious, dangerous, bloodthirsty people. Didn’t take me …

Watch Tesla Unveil Its Pickup Truck In Under 6 Minutes

Watch Tesla Unveil Its Pickup Truck In Under 6 Minutes

Elon Musk: Trucks have been the same for a very long time. We need something different. Audience member: Go cyber! Musk: And we need sustainable energy now. So, I present to you: the Cybertruck. [audience cheers] Doesn’t look like anything else. [audience laughs] The functionality I’m gonna describe is within a space that is less …

This Face Will Eat Your Money…

This Face Will Eat Your Money…

It’s not every day… You get to one box and try out a “Facebank”. Excuse me Lou, please tell me what a “Facebank” is! Well, I’m trying to figure that all out as well. You guys know, I look at a lot of weird stuff here. Now this, this is on the far end of …