Friday, March 22, 2019

Lilly Singh Joins NBC to Become Only Woman on Network Late...

(Bloomberg) -- Tweets of support for Canadian YouTube star Lilly Singh poured in after the comedian announced she’d landed her own talk show on NBC...
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Leonardo DiCaprio Has a New Job

Leonardo DiCaprio is joining a climate-technology fund as an adviser, bringing the Oscar-winning actor’s environmental activism deeper into the capital markets. DiCaprio, 44, will advise on...
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Britain Beckons

Tricia Warwick, Director for Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Africa at VisitBritain, the national tourism agency for Britain, talks about tourism plans to the country...
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Five Timepieces to Look For at Baselworld 2019

Baselworld, the annual watch-industry trade fair in Basel, Switzerland, has seen headier times. The brands of industry giant Swatch Group, along with a host...
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Bollywood Films Are Casualty in Pakistan Amid Tension With India

The tense political feud between India and Pakistan is taking a toll on the film industry. Pakistan has halted the screening of Bollywood movies in...
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A New Vacation Planning Tool Wants to Predict Your Next Holiday

What if choosing your next vacation were as simple deciding what to watch on Netflix? That’s the intention behind Wanderlist, a new tool from Virtuoso, a...
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Captain Marvel Slays Female Superhero Myths

As a student at Harvard University five years ago, Julianna Aucoin penned an essay she called “The Superhero Diversity Problem.” “Why do super-powered genetic mutations...
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Rethinking What to Wear for Goldman Sachs’s Flexible Dress Code

(Bloomberg) -- Is this the nail in the business suit’s coffin? In a memo circulated internally to Goldman Sachs employees on Tuesday, the financial firm said...
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Netflix to Adapt Classic Novel ‘100 Years of Solitude’ as Series

Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s masterpiece novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude” is coming to the screen for the first time as a Netflix Inc. series,...
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Good News, Gen-Z Parents. You Won’t Have to Pay for That...

For the first time, wedding planning brand The Knot has included members of Generation Z—those born from around 1995 to 2010—in its 2018 Real Weddings Study. Despite...
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