Warren Buffett’s firm adds to its Amazon, bank investments

The quarterly filings don’t make clear who made all the investments. Buffett handles the biggest investments in Berkshire’s portfolio, such as Coca-Cola, Apple and Wells Fargo. He has said that investments of less than $1 billion are likely to be the work of Berkshire’s two other investment managers.

Sieren’s China: The battle of tech giants

Instagram has already invested in ways of winning over influencers who have become popular on TikTok. But without the creative community, the scale and the algorithms, which not only keep old users but also inspire new ones, the copies will not succeed. Facebook recently shut down its short video sharing app Lasso, seen to be […]

Berkshire Hathaway’s third-quarter profits decline 11%

Berkshire is sitting on a pile of more than $128 billion cash because Buffett has struggled to find major acquisitions for the company recently. Buffett said Berkshire completed a $10 billion investment in Occidental Petroleum and repurchased about $700 million of its shares during the quarter.

Buffett’s firm adds stake in RH, trims Wells Fargo holdings

Berkshire picked up 1.2 million shares of specialty home furnishings retailer RH during the third quarter and acquired nearly 7.5 million shares of Occidental Petroleum as part of helping finance Occidental’s acquisition of Anadarko. Berkshire invested $10 billion in the Occidental deal during the quarter.

Warren Buffett gets out of the newspaper business

“This is a compelling and transformative transaction for Lee,” said Mary Junck, Lee’s chairman. “It both refinances our long-term debt on attractive terms and provides new revenue opportunities as well as operational synergies across an expanded portfolio.”

Donald Trump Can’t Be Bothered to Prepare for the Debates

Clinton is consulting the ghostwriter of Trump’s autobiography, a team of psychologists, and “forensic” analyses of Trump’s GOP primary debates to identify “trigger points” that could cause the Republican nominee to “lash out in less-than-presidential ways.” So far, they have deduced that Donald Trump is “most insecure about his intelligence, his net worth and his […]

Cristiano Ronaldo ‘agreed to QUIT Man Utd for shock Valencia transfer in 2006’ after struggles under Sir Alex Ferguson

“It was match after match after match and in a two-year period I’ve never seen anything like it on a pitch at Old Trafford.”

NFF distributes FIFA’s N772m COVID-19 relief fund to clubs

ALSO READ: COVID-19 Taskforce keeps NFF waiting on Womens World Cup training camp The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), the Supporters Club, as well as Mascots have all been captured in the breakdown of the planned distribution of monies received by the Nigeria Football Federation from FIFA, CAF, and sponsors.

Digital archives keep track of lost websites, lapsed domain names from the early years

Born 24 years ago — just a year after India connected to the Internet — The Internet Archive is an American non-profit organisation that digitises films, books, letters, images, audio, video and software programmes. Its key project, The Wayback Machine trawls the web, copying pages, to build a library of the internet itself.