Patrick Carlisle, data analyst with Compass Realty, told SFGate that "If the big IPOs actually occur, and the market reacts enthusiastically, one can only assume it will put upward pressure on prices in those areas where the unicorn employees live in greatest numbers." … [Read more...] about What will happen to SF home prices if Slack, Airbnb, Uber and Lyft go public?
Underpinning this interest from PEs is the government backing for the sector, starting from the grant of infrastructure status to the logistics and warehousing industry in 2017 and the drafting of an independent national policy framework for the states to ensure uniformity in rules across the country. … [Read more...] about PE investors put logistics sector in high gear
BigfootBigfoot is the big guy of cryptozoology, the "study" of mythological beasts. This hairy humanoid seems to pop up everywhere there are forests, from Pennsylvania to the Pacific Northwest. Alas, there is no firm proof that towering ape-men roam in remote areas. In 2008, a pair from Georgia claimed to have the body of a Bigfoot in a chest freezer, along with DNA evidence of the species. But the DNA turned out to belong to an opossum, and the "body" was a crumpled gorilla suit. … [Read more...] about Real or not? The science behind 12 unusual sightings
Protests, rioting, and looting in Minneapolis broke out earlier this week, after a Minneapolis police officer was captured on video kneeling on Floyd, who was facedown on the ground. Floyd, in the video, yelled that he could not breathe. … [Read more...] about Rioters Breach, Set Fire to Minneapolis Police Department’s Third Precinct
Country musician Mickey Guyton spoke out for Floyd, while also calling for justice for the recent deaths of Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor. Guyton has been outspoken about her struggles as a black woman in the country music industry, and she shared a snippet of a new song, “Black Like Me,” that synthesized her thoughts on the recent incidents of violence against black civilians. … [Read more...] about Janelle Monae, Taylor Swift, Cardi B and More React to Minneapolis Protests