Apple’s status as the only public trillion-dollar company didn’t last long. Amazon has been flirting with a $1 trillion market cap throughout trading on September 4th, passing the symbolic milestone in the morning. It reached the figure through a relatively recent surge, CNBC pointed out. While Apple reached $900 billion eight months earlier, Amazon’s stock price has been climbing steadily throughout most of 2018 and has thrived since a record-setting Prime Day in July.
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General Thomas-Alexandre Dumas (1762-1806)
Thomas-Alexandre Davy de la Pailleterie, also known as Alexandre Dumas, was a general in the French army and became one of the highest-ranking Black men of all time in a continental European army. Born in Saint-Domingue (Haiti), Alexandre Dumas was of mixed race, the son of a white French nobleman and an enslaved mother of African descent. Continue reading 12 Historical Figures Many People Don’t Know Are Black →
During the Cactus Jack Block Party event from Jordan Brand and Travis Scott celebrating the release of the “Cactus Jack” Air Jordan 4, Scott previewed a new olive colorway of the silhouette, hinting at what we can expect from the partnership in the future. Continue reading Travis Scott Has Another Air Jordan 4 Collab Dropping →
One of the most expensive car brands in the world, Bugatti, just unveiled its latest model, Divo, at The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering in Monterey, California. The French super sports car brand gave its latest model an engine power output of 1,500 PS, a 77-pound (35 kilogram) weight decrease and other attributes, allowing it to perform at its optimal level. Continue reading Bugatti Divo Makes Its World Debut At Quail In Monterey, California →