Big Oil Consolidation: Climate Positives Expected

Potential Climate Benefits Anticipated as Major Oil Companies Pursue Significant Consolidation In a significant move, the largest US oil and gas companies are undergoing substantial consolidations, offering potential benefits for the climate. A notable development includes the recent merger of Chesapeake Energy, a mid-sized Oklahoma-based natural gas producer, with Texas-based Southwestern Energy in a $7.4 …

Biden and Trump Set to Face Off in 2024 US Presidential Election?

As the United States gears up for the 2024 presidential election, all eyes are on a potential rematch between President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump. The stage is set for a high-stakes political battle, with Biden being the oldest candidate in US history and Trump facing legal challenges with 91 charges and four …

YouTube is Testing Free Streaming Hub

One of the oldest video-sharing platforms YouTube is now testing a new hub of free, ad-supported streaming channels that will show content from certain media companies, the media reported. Called FAST channels, the users who have access to the experiment in the U.S. can find these linear channels in the Movies and TV storefront. The …

Elon Musk Buys Twitter, Gets Rejected As CEO

Elon Musk and Twitter have been in the headlines consistently for the past year. From a complete takeover to mass layoffs and data regulation breaches, Twitter has seen a lot in such a short period. Musk, a billionaire, founder, innovator, and businessman had bought Twitter entirely for $44 billion earlier in 2022. The microblogging platform …

The Inflation Reduction Act – A Welcome Change for the Average American?

Aiming to reduce the deficits and lower inflation, President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act on 16 August 2022. The bill proposes reduced healthcare and drug expenses and investment in domestic energy production to battle climate change. Essentially a scaled-down rendition of the Build Back Better Act proposed in 2021, President Joe Biden calls it …