Dan Aykroyd has professed to being “delighted” by the new Ghostbusters cast, and Bill Murray was sold on the lady-centric idea from the get-go. Now it seems Ernie Hudson is coming around, too. Though Hudson previously said an femaleShow More Summary
Shake Shack sold 5 million shares in its IPO for $21 each, Bloomberg reports. More to come... Join the conversation about this story »
With 130 million albums sold, the Backstreet Boys are the bestselling boy band in history — not counting the Beatles, of course. But as member AJ McLean wonders, "What do you do when you're a full-grown man in a boy band?"
Jeff Lewis, the interior designer and “Flipping Out” star, has sold his gated house in Hollywood Hills for $2.895 million.
Celebrity news website TMZ is reporting that rapper, producer, and Beats Electronics tycoon Dr. Dre has sold his Los Angeles home for $32.5 million. Dre bought the six-bedroom home in December 2011 for $15.4 million through a trust, according to property records. Show More Summary
Selling Beats to Apple isn't the only way Dr. Dre has come up. The rapper/entrepreneur just sold his Hollywood Hills, CA, mansion - which he purchased for $15.4 million in 2012 - for the massive price of $32.5 million. Last year, he famously swooped Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen's custom-built chateau, which was listed for $50 million. Show More Summary
Bed nets intended to prevent malaria are used in fishing communities in Zambia to fish for food, which is sold in the local market, according to a report in the New York Times. The nets also trap fingerlings necessary for future stock. Show More Summary
As we previously noted, yesterday's 2 Year auction was an absolute blockbuster and accurately guessed the general direction of the bond market following yesterday's FOMC announcement. Moments ago, the US Treasury sold $35 billion inShow More Summary
The big stories this week all seem to revolve around numbers. Apple sold a whopping 74.5 million iPhones sold last quarter, for example. Qualcomm shipped 270 million mobile processors for devices in the last three…
Best-selling Australian author Colleen McCullough, whose novel The Thorn Birds sold 30 million copies worldwide, has died at age 77 after a long illness. McCullough died today in a hospital on remote Norfolk Island, HarperCollins Australia publishing director Shona Martyn said in a statement. McCullough wrote 25 novels throughout her...
photo: Foo Fighters at Irving Plaza in 2014 (more by PSquared) Foo Fighters have a big stadium tour coming up that's set to hit NYC on July 16 at Citi Field (home of The Mets). That show sold out, but...
Apple's stellar earnings report from Wednesday mostly revolved around one fascinating number: the 74.5 million iPhones sold in the December quarter It not only propelled Apple's profit to $18 billion — the biggest quarterly profit posted...Show More Summary
Renaissance man and Apple employee Dr. Dre just got one small step closer to becoming the first billionaire in hip-hop (which he needs to hurry up with, before Warren Buffet releases his hotly-anticipated trap mixtape). TMZ reports that the...
Or, how many Pacemans could a pace man sell if a pace man could sell pace? The answer, at least in the United States: not very many. • 4176 Cooper Hardtops sold in December • Only 129 Paceman sold in December • 2014 was the best year...Show More Summary
Yesterday, Apple announced that it had a monster quarter. In Q4, it sold 74.5 million iPhone sales to go along with $74.6 billion in revenue and $18 billion in profits. Not only that, but it broke the record for the … Read more ›
LG has plenty to be excited about, as the South Korean manufacturer's financial results for 2014 indicate that it sold 59.1 million smartphones in 2014, an increase of 24 percent from the previous year. LG's net profit of $474.81 million marked an increase of 125 percent from 2013, with revenue itself increasing by 1 percent from 2013 to $55.91 billion.
Samsung's decline of late has allowed Apple – which posted a stellar quarter in which it sold 74.5 million iPhones – to catch up to the South Korean manufacturer. According to data from market research firm Strategy Analytics, both Samsung and Apple control a global market share of 19.6 percent and are now tied for the title of the world's largest smartphone vendor.
It appears Henrik Fisker hasn’t given up on making a lasting statement in the automotive world. After suffering the setback of seeing his own car company go bankrupt and then sold off to Chinese interests, the Danish designer and entrepreneur is now seeking a tie-up with a firm in India. Speaking with India’s Economic Times, Fisker...
It looks like making larger screen smartphones was a good decision from Apple. Fresh off a monster earnings report — including the largest profit of any corporate company in history — Apple sold as many phones as Samsung in the final quarter of 2014. Read More
LG is still trailing Samsung and Apple in total smartphone sales (and profits from them), but the company just revealed its financial data for the last year and has plenty to be happy about. It sold 59.1 million smartphones last year, up nearly a qua...