Disney says it found ways to compensate talent in the wake of ‘Black Widow’ lawsuit

Mariella Moon

Disney has apparently found “ways to fairly compensate” talent, even if it continues its hybrid release strategy. Company CEO Bob Chapek said during an earnings call that Disney has “entered hundreds of talent arrangements with [its] talent and by and large, they’ve gone very very smoothly.” Chapek’s statement comes in the wake of the lawsuit … Read more

YC-backed Tablevibe’s customer surveys help restaurants reduce their reliance on delivery apps – Stock Market Pioneer

YC-backed Tablevibe’s customer surveys help restaurants reduce their reliance on delivery apps – TechCrunch

Food delivery apps offer convenience for customers, but a host of headaches for restaurants, like commissions as high as 40% and very few tools to build customer loyalty. Based in Singapore, Tablevibe wants to help restaurants reduce their reliance on third-party delivery apps and help them get more direct orders and returning customers. The startup … Read more

Takeaways from Gartner’s 2021 Hype Cycle for Cloud Security report

Takeaways from Gartner's 2021 Hype Cycle for Cloud Security report

All the sessions from Transform 2021 are available on-demand now. Watch now. Gartner predicts worldwide public cloud services will grow 26.2% in 2021 in the group’s latest Forecast: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2019-2025, 2Q21 Update. In 2020, the cloud kept IT roadmaps and initiatives moving forward while supporting growing virtual workforces and a record-breaking pace … Read more

Airbnb, DoorDash report earnings as COVID threatens to slow the IRL economy (again) – Stock Market Pioneer

Airbnb, DoorDash report earnings as COVID threatens to slow the IRL economy (again) – TechCrunch

Home-stay giant Airbnb and on-demand delivery concern DoorDash reported their quarterly results today after the bell. Both companies were heavily impacted by the onset of COVID-19. Airbnb saw its revenues collapse in 2020 during early lockdowns, leading the company to raise expensive capital and batten its hatches. The company recovered as the year continued, leading … Read more