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She Left Her Finance Job for a $65,000 Remote Side Hustle
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She Left Her Finance Job for a $65,000 Remote Side Hustle

This Side Hustle Spotlight Q&A features Ruta Drungilaite, founder of A Twist of Date, a business that helps couples plan date nights with its digital offerings — cold case files, conversation starter cards, romantic board games and more. Image Credit: Courtesy of A Twist of Date. Ruta Drungilaite. What was your day job (or other...

Here's How Much Popular Influencer Erika Kullberg Makes
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Here’s How Much Popular Influencer Erika Kullberg Makes

Erika Kullberg, an attorney with more than 21 million followers on social media, wants everyone to know how much social media sites really pay. Kullberg regularly creates personal finance content for YouTube, Instagram, and TikTok and helps get people what they’re owed, like $1,000 if they’re bumped from a flight. One of Kullberg’s videos addresses...

How I Started My Own Walking Tours Business
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How I Started My Own Walking Tours Business

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. After 20-plus years of enduring increasingly diminished returns as a bottom-shelf member of the media, along with recent “downsizing” at my now-former network, I realized that it was time to stop working for other people and to start working for the man in the mirror. Successful entrepreneurs...

Elon Musk Sunsets Twitter Domain, Completes Rebrand to X.com
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Elon Musk Sunsets Twitter Domain, Completes Rebrand to X.com

X, formerly Twitter, is officially dropping “Twitter” from its URL. Less than a year after revealing a new logo, and nearly seven years after buying the X.com domain from PayPal, Musk has moved the social media platform’s core systems to X.com. As of Friday, twitter.com will automatically redirect to x.com. All core systems are now...

Jack Dorsey Reveals Why He Left Bluesky, Deleted Account
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Jack Dorsey Reveals Why He Left Bluesky, Deleted Account

After publicly exiting the board of Twitter/X rival Bluesky on Saturday, and taking to X to announce it, Jack Dorsey explained his thinking in a Thursday interview with Founders Fund’s Mike Solana. Dorsey stated that Bluesky was “supposed to be an open source protocol that Twitter could eventually utilize” — not become its own platform...

College Friends' 'Fun' Side Hustle Gets Them on 'Shark Tank'
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College Friends’ ‘Fun’ Side Hustle Gets Them on ‘Shark Tank’

This Side Hustle Spotlight Q&A features college best friends turned small business owners Jess Blakely and Willow Sprague. Blakely and Sprague founded BarBees, a women-owned business “offering connective and celebratory cocktail classes for any occasion, in any location,” in 2019. Image Credit: Courtesy of BarBees. Jess Blakely, left; Willow Sprague, right. What was your day...

Reddit shares climb on revenue beat in first quarterly report since IPO
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Reddit (RDDT) Q1 2024 earnings

Reddit CEO Steve Huffman hugs mascot Snoo as Reddit begins trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York on March 21, 2024.  Timothy A. Clary | AFP | Getty Images Reddit shares rallied 14% in extended trading on Tuesday after the company released quarterly results for the first time since its IPO...

ByteDance Would Rather Shutter TikTok in the US than Sell It
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ByteDance Would Rather Shutter TikTok in the US than Sell It

Just after a bill that could potentially ban TikTok in the U.S. became law, the platform’s Beijing-based parent company, ByteDance, publicly stated that it has no plans to sell. The law, which President Biden signed on Wednesday, gives ByteDance nine months to sell TikTok to an American buyer, with a possible three-month extension in the...

Snap stock soars following beat on revenue, earnings and daily active users
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Snap (SNAP) Q1 2024 earnings

Snap reported first-quarter results on Thursday that beat analysts’ estimates and showed a return to double-digit revenue growth. Shares soared more than 25% in extended trading.   Here’s how the company did:  Earnings per share: 3 cents adjusted vs. a loss of 5 cents expected by LSEG Revenue: $1.19 billion vs. $1.12 billion expected by LSEG...

AI not yet the 'lift' for Meta that the Street was expecting, says Deepwater's Gene Munster
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Meta loses $200 billion in value, Zuckerberg focuses on AI, metaverse

Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Meta testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on January 31, 2024 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong | Getty Images Mark Zuckerberg started Meta‘s earnings call by talking about artificial intelligence. Then he moved onto the metaverse, touting his company’s headsets, glasses and operating system. He spent...