Billionaires keep blaming Robinhood traders for skewing stock prices. But a new study shows the upstarts have minimal impact on the overall market.

Billionaires keep blaming Robinhood traders for skewing stock prices. But a new study shows the upstarts have minimal impact on the overall market.

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid The stock market has attracted a lot of new participants during the COVID-19 pandemic, including retail traders who flocked to zero-commission trading apps like Robinhood. As Robinhood surged in popularity, so did Robintrack, a third-party website publishing data on the number of Robinhood accounts that own a particular stock. The publicity about what…

Google is looking at a ‘hybrid’ future for employees, but as remote work becomes ingrained it may need to find new perks to attract and keep talent (GOOGL)

Google is looking at a ‘hybrid’ future for employees, but as remote work becomes ingrained it may need to find new perks to attract and keep talent (GOOGL)

An employee survey revealed that just 8% of Googlers want to return to the office full time after the pandemic. Meanwhile, CEO Sundar Pichai says the company is thinking about a more ‘flexible’ approach to office work. As Googlers continue to work from home, the company will need to find new ways to attract talent…

Best Buy Health partnered with Amazon to launch a telehealth-enabled flip phone for seniors

Best Buy Health partnered with Amazon to launch a telehealth-enabled flip phone for seniors

Best Buy Health partnered with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant to launch a telehealth-enabled flip phone for seniors. Telehealth vendors will likely dig deeper into senior markets as seniors warm to virtual care. Insider Intelligence publishes hundreds of insights, charts, and forecasts on the Digital Health industry with the Digital Health Briefing. For a limited time,…

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Reuters Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. Oracle has thrown fresh confusion on its deal to buy part of TikTok after saying that owner ByteDance will have no ownership stake in the new TikTok Global. In…

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. Facebook took down a Chinese disinformation network that spread propaganda across Southeast Asia and the US. Facebook said in a blog post that it had removed two…