Commercial real estate could be in trouble — even after this is over
by Connie Loizos on April 9, 2020 at 1:46 am
Commercial real estate owners, brokers, and landlords have collectively made many hundreds of billions of dollars a year in recent years as the economy zipped along. Now, they’re getting clobbered by the pandemic-fueled economic crisis. Worse, their industry may be forever changed by it. To state the obvious, extracting rent from nearly anyone right now
Gillmor Gang: Digital Ben
by Steve Gillmor on April 8, 2020 at 11:13 pm
The Gillmor Gang — Frank Radice, Michael Markman, Keith Teare, Denis Pombriant and Steve Gillmor . Recorded live Sunday, March 29, 2020. The Gang returns with a Zoom recording, checking in from London, Seattle, Palo Alto, Boston and the Bay Area. Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor @fradice, @mickeleh, @denispombriant, @kteare, @stevegillmor, @gillmorgang
Disney+ Hotstar has about 8 million subscribers
by Manish Singh on April 8, 2020 at 10:31 pm
We finally know just about how many subscribers Hotstar has amassed over the years in India. “Approximately 8 million.” Disney said on Wednesday that its eponymous streaming service now has over 50 million subscribers, nearly 8 million of whom are in India, where it launched its service atop Hotstar less than a week ago. Five-year-old Hotstar
Outrunning COVID-19 twice
by Rita Liao on April 8, 2020 at 10:30 pm
On the night of March 13, before my flight from Philadelphia back to China, my Airbnb host stopped by my room to say goodbye.
Disney+ has more than 50M subscribers
by Anthony Ha on April 8, 2020 at 9:49 pm
The Walt Disney Company just announced that its streaming service Disney+ has more than 50 million subscribers. The service launched less than five months ago, and apparently had 28.6 million subscribers as of February 3. These “paid subscriber” numbers include subscribers who are bringing in revenue for Disney but are not paying for the service
18 Best Nintendo Switch Games (2020): 'Pokémon', 'Cuphead', and More
by WIRED Staff on April 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm
From Hyrule to Hallownest, these are our absolute favorite videogame escapes for the Switch and Switch Lite, including multiplayer, co-op, and single-player games.
Samsung Galaxy A Series (2020): Specs, Price, Release, and More
by Julian Chokkattu on April 8, 2020 at 1:00 pm
We break down the six new Galaxy A series phones, which start at $110 and go all the way up to $600, giving Samsung a foothold in every possible price point.
T-Mobile and Sprint Merger FAQ: What You Need to Know (2020)
by Julian Chokkattu on April 8, 2020 at 12:00 pm
If you’re a subscriber, you may have a lot of questions now that the two wireless carriers have merged. And what's happening with Dish and Boost? We have answers.
Steam Remote Play Together: Setup Guide and Best Games to Try
by Robert Carnevale on April 8, 2020 at 12:00 pm
Steam lets you run local multiplayer videogames over the internet, allowing you to play with friends even when they’re not next to you.
New iPhones Should Be Here Soon. Will People Buy Them?
by Lauren Goode on April 8, 2020 at 11:00 am
We’re on the precipice of a downturn in consumer spending, and the mobile device market may take a very big hit.